Goa Buzz


With TTAG’s HC petition on his back, Parrikar gears up to force taxi operators to install GPS enabled digital meters
October 5, 2017

By the looks of it, Goa could be seeing GPS-enabled digital meters in taxis.  The Goa government’s and taxi operators’ wiggle… Read Full Article


Bravo ‘deolopmen’! GSPCB says it will not interfere if IPB gives projects the green signal anywhere in Goa
September 29, 2017

What do you do when the fence itself starts eating the crops, was something famously asked by Rajiv Gandhi in… Read Full Article


HC orders Lucky 7 out in the luckless Mandovi to fix the crack in its bottom by Oct 10, or else…
September 28, 2017

It was the High Court that brought the Lucky 7 into the River Mandovi and it is the High Court… Read Full Article


Target Goa is doing a rethink over shutting down thanks to the killing of Gauri Lankesh
September 7, 2017

Most of you know that TARGET GOA is a one-woman army, bringing up issues and pointing out weakness in our… Read Full Article


Time for the taxpayer to pay for Parrikar’s generosity as new govt positions are created

Every minister in the state cabinet will now have two special officers who will be experts in fields related to… Read Full Article


Panaji electorate hands Goa on a platter to Manohar Parrikar to do what he will, for the next 5 years
August 28, 2017

While BJP supporters revel in Manohar Parrikar’s 4800 lead win in the Panaji bye-elections, his friends will be celebrating even… Read Full Article


Fishing Union raises objections to nationalization of Goa’s rivers, warns govt against signing MOU
August 26, 2017

All Goa Fishermen Union general secretary Olencio Simoes cautioned Chief Minister Monohar Parrikar not to go ahead with the memorandum… Read Full Article


NGT wants state to produce action plan for opening sluice gates at Quelossim Mini India Project site

PRESS RELEASE  | The NGT on 9th August passed a two page order relating to remedial measures sought by three… Read Full Article


Goans a minority in Goa, Dhavlikar says we must think of ourselves as Indians first then Goans
August 20, 2017

Sudin Dhavlikar says the MOI issue has become irrelevant. Why? Because thanks to migration of locals and negative birth rate,… Read Full Article


Parrikar’s ‘Action Plan’ manifesto for 2017 underlines the inaction of his previous action plans
August 17, 2017

Manohar Parrikar’s  manifesto looks like it has been cobbled together from a random stroll through Panjim city. He knows he has… Read Full Article