CM Parrikar to travel to US for medical treatment today

Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar will travel to the US for treatment in the early hours on Wednesday, a top BJP leader informed on Tuesday. Parrikar was admitted to Mumbai Lilavati Hospital on Monday for a check-up. “The chief minister will fly to the USA tomorrow (Wednesday) by an early morning flight at 1.30 am…

Mining shutdown to cause Rs 3,500 crore loss to Goa, unemployment in thousands: State Minister

Goa is staring at a revenue loss of Rs 3,500 crore annually and downscaling of nearly two lakh jobs following a Supreme Court order over non-renewal of iron ore mining leases in the state, a minister has told PTI. The state government is currently trying to enlist the central government’s help in dealing with this impending…

Parrikar recuperating, likely to be discharged soon: CMO

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar who was admitted to Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) on Sunday evening is said to be recuperating and is likely to be discharged soon. The information was relayed by the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) on Monday. “The chief minister was admitted in the GMC for mild dehydration yesterday and…

Goa govt to pay Reliance infrastructure Rs. 2.9 billion as Arbitration Award

Reliance Infrastructure Ltd announced on Monday that it has won an arbitration award of Rs. 292 crore in a case against the Goa government. The case was heard by  a Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission-constituted tribunal. Deadline for the payment has been set as April 15, 2018, failing which the state has been asked by the tribunal to pay…

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