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No defence, minister: The worst Parrikarisms of all times

Defence minister Manohar Parrikar is a man known for his off-the-cuff and often controversial remarks. READ

New SC order likely to halt mining of 40 leases, until…

A Supreme Court order last week in one case of a mining company may spell doom over at least 40 mining leases, which may not be able to resume mining operations from October. READ

Goa would implement 7th Pay, provision made: CM

Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar today confirmed that Goa would implement 7th Pay Commission recommendation to the employees of Goa government and aided institutes. READ

Goa to find legal course to debar foreigners from running business

Goa government is planning to debar foreigners from running business in Goa, an international tourist destination. READ

Goa’s growth rate declining; agro and fishing in crisis

Goa’s growth rate has started declining once again, sounding a warning bell to the financial managers in the government. READ

Not Goa, TN is favourite destination of foreigners

Contrary to popular opinion, neither Goa, nor Kerala or even Jammu and Kashmir is the most popular tourist destination in India for foreign travellers. India's most popular state with foreign tourists is Tamil Nadu. READ

When Tendulkar seeks Parrikar's help to rescue biz-partner's property...

Cricketing icon Sachin Tendulkar had sought Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's help to rescue a plush holiday retreat he frequents in Landour, Mussoorie, from a security dispute with the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). READ

Is it possible to implement 7th Pay Commission in Goa?

Is the Goa government in a position to implement the 7th Pay Commission for its employees, when elections are close but the economy is in shambles? READ

Union cabinet approves 7th Pay report, 23.55% rise

The Cabinet has cleared all recommendations made by the Seventh Pay Commission report that will result in about 23.55 percent overall increase in salaries, allowances and pension for more than 1 crore government staff and ... READ

Parrikar to retain Defence, not coming back to Goa

Goa is slated for assembly polls by February-March 2017. But Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar is not going back, indicated a senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) source recently. READ