Sunday 18 November 2018

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Govt presents Right to Info bill

The Goa government has presented the Right to Information bill in the ongoing Assembly session, which would be now thrown open for a public debate, before it is discussed in the House.Being the second state ... READ

Zuari bridge on verge of collapse ?

The Konkan railway, likely to be fully commissioned by the year end from Mumbai to Mangalore with a link upto Kerala, will bring fortunes to the whole western coast of the country. The combination of ... READ

Goa to have right to information act

Goa plans to be the second state in the country to enact a Right to Information legislation, a demand from all quarters of India. The bill will be presented in the coming monsoon Assembly session.The ... READ

Judiciary advocates uniform civil code for India

Majority of academicians support the uniform civil code for the country, but not the politicians, for the reasons best known to them. With the days of judicial activism, the judiciary is also now seems to ... READ

Justice Sawant advocates right to Info from private sector too

The private sector, including all the multinationals and the business establishments, would be legally bound to disclose all the information to any citizen of India, when demanded, once the Right to Information bill comes into ... READ

Controversial police bill comes under fire

Can the concept of privatisation be stretched to such an extent that the law and order maintaining authority be also partially privatised ? Goa's newly enacted police act, which is still awaiting governor's assent, provides ... READ

India to adopt Portuguese civil code ?

Top legal authorities from India and Portugal are planning to sit in Goa for three days the next week to explore the possibility of extending the Portuguese civil code, existing in the former Portuguese colony, ... READ

Centre objects to private police in Goa

The Goa government is under fire from the centre for giving policing powers to private agencies, in the new police bill the state Assembly has recently passed.While adopting certain provisions of the Singapore Police act, ... READ

Singapore style policing in Goa ?

It would be a serious punishable offence if you spit, smoke, urinate, throw garbage, fly kites, fire crackers or even behave indecently in public places in Goa, a la Singapore, once the draft Goa Police ... READ

Singapore style policing in Goa ?

It would be a serious punishable offence if you spit, smoke, urinate, throw garbage, fly kites, fire crackers or even behave indecently in public places in Goa, a la Singapore, once the draft Goa Police ... READ