admin on March 25th, 2012

Protecting children from abuse March 24, 2012 11:32 AM | Bookmark and Share Alekh Angre Children’s Rights in Goa is the first NGO set up specifically to address tourism-related child abuse Goa’s reputation as a great tourist destination is sometimes sullied by its murky underbelly that makes news headlines occasionally because of the dogged perseverance […]

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admin on March 25th, 2012

Verdict for change PAMELA D’MELLO in Panaji The Congress suffers a crushing defeat, its worst performance since 1980. PTI AS Goa’s new Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government settles down in office, it is easy to forget that a month ago the Congress seemed confident of returning to power in the State. The party is shell-shocked […]

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admin on March 15th, 2012

Faleiro to resign as NRI chief today PANAJI: Goa commissioner for NRI affairs Eduardo Faleiro will resign from his position with effect from Thursday, he announced to the media on Wednesday. Faleiro has held the post since February 2006. Briefing the media, Faleiro said that he “did not at any stage seek the present appointment […]

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admin on March 10th, 2012

Goa: Manohar Parrikar sworn in as Chief Minister Panaji: BJP leader Manohar Parrikar was sworn in for the third time as the Chief Minister of Goa. Governor K Sankarnarayanan administered the oath amidst a huge public affair ceremony arranged by the party. Riding high on the anti-incumbency wave in state, the BJP-led alliance, which includes […]

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