GOA’S VERY ARROGANT AND EGO PUFFED CHIEF MINISTER MR. PROPERTY SAWANT SHOULD AT LEAST RESPECT THE JUDICIARY

It is deplorable that the Town and Country Planning Board is continuing to consider applications for Zone change under Section 16 B of the TCP Act despite that provision being under challenge before the High Court. This colossal environmental degradation that Goa has been witnessing over the years by way of rampant destruction of hills, […]

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RULE OF LAW MUST PREVAIL AT ALL TIMES

Chief Minister Pramod Sawant’s knee-jerk reaction that Goa Lokayukta’s orders are only recommendatory says it all. Stands exposed is the political immaturity of our accidental Chief Minister. That statement having been made by Pramod Sawant even before reading the Lokayukta’s order is very high-handed. It should come as no surprise if this government one day […]

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NO TO VIP CULTURE

In our India which is the world’s biggest democracy there can be no room to foment any VIP culture. With those red beacons now long gone, it’s time to stop these crores being squandered on providing police security for Ministers, VIPS, and other politicians besides their kin. Politicians are supposed to serve the people. Those […]

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STUDENT ACTIVISM IN GOA NEEDS TO BE REKINDLED

Student activism encompasses student involvement in issues dealing with economic, environmental, political and social change on and off the campus. Having been closely associated with the very vibrant student movements in Goa witnessed in the 70’s and 80’s, it is extremely anguishing and very disheartening that the student activism today is virtually nonexistent in the […]

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RIBANDAR IS ALL DECKED UP FOR OUR FEAST TODAY

Today our Ribandar Church under the very able and dedicated stewardship of our Parish Priest Rev. Fr Antonio Lourenco Fernandes celebrates the Feast of Infant Jesus. And tomorrow the festivities will move on to our nearby Chapel at Fonduvem. For that occasion on Monday 20th January Ribandar will be hosting the 115th annual very long-established Tiatr opposite the […]

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SORROWING LIES OUR GOA

The Goa Government is enveloped in administrative chaos with deep rooted rampant corruption, nepotism and sheer bad governance. It has been confusion, contradiction and controversies galore with an unending string of U Turns and reneged promises. The sheer impotence displayed by the Government on the very vital Mhadei issue is alarming. While the government has miserably failed on all […]

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