Tuesday 10 December 2019

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Controversy over police training

Over 25 year-old police training school at Marol in Mumbai has been thrown into controversy with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena (having no MLA in the state) clashing over harassment meted out ... READ

Sardinha-BJP clash over Mayem

Colonial hangover has become a bone of contention in the ruling coalition that has led to major differences between chief minister Francisco Sardinha and his partner – the Bharatiya Janata Party.In the struggle over demanding ... READ

Mayem : Evacuee protected, locals dejected

"Forty years have passed for our liberation from the Portuguese, but we are still governed by them. The only option now is to wage yet another liberation struggle to get ourselves freed from the colonial ... READ

Language row may fizzle out

The language issue appears to have fizzled out with no possibility of the much agitated over controversial amendment bills to the official language act coming before the ongoing Assembly session, which is coming to an ... READ

Konkani youth storm Panaji

Over 1000 students and youth, along with veteran Konkani writers and tiatriats, at a rally held in Panaji today issued a clear-cut warning to all the 40 legislators not to play with the future of ... READ

Cong-BJP approaches high command on language row

With the major national parties literally divided on the ongoing language controversy in Goa, their high command is now being brought into picture to resolve the issue amicably.Former union law minister Ramakant Khalap, the Congress ... READ

BJP, MGP move bills for Marathi

The ball of language row has started rolling in Goa with two parties moving separate notices to amend the Official Language Act in order to give equal status to Marathi along with Konkani, on the ... READ

Politics grips language issue

The four-decade old language controversy of Goa has once again started moving around the political arena rather than linguistic philosophy, wondering whether it would lead to changing of the existing six-month old coalition government.With the ... READ

Five-member com of writers to monitor border issue

They not only debated over the over-prolonged six-decade old border dispute between Karnataka and Maharashtra but even chalked out preliminary action plan to pressurise the central government as well as Maharashtra government to get the ... READ

Language controversy once again ?

The four-decade long language controversy, which had even witnessed violent outbursts for over a fortnight in the tourist state in late '80s, is coming to the fore once again giving a clear indication that confrontation ... READ