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25 Feb 2021

Third LPG price hike this month raises rate to Rs 808

The price of liquefied petroleum gas has been hiked again by 25 rupees on Thursday. This is the third hike in this month. Now, the LPG cylinder weighing 14.2 kg and mostly used in family kitchens costs 808 rupees.

23 Feb 2021

Onion prices bring tears to common man – once again

Looks like prices of commodities and essentials in the country are going up day by day, leaving the common man in tears. First the fuel price hike. Now the sky rocketing onion prices.

01 Feb 2021

Rs 2,23,846 crore budgetary expense for health sector in this years budget

This years budget stressed on the health sector, no surprise given the covid pandemic situation. Union budget has proposed 2,23,846 crore in budgetary expenditure for health sector with nation emerging from covid-19 pandemic.

25 Jan 2021

Fuel prices keep rising inexorably after a major producer cuts production

The prices of diesel and petrol have been rising inexorably in the country over the past few days after remaining unchanged for the past 59 days. Rising global crude prices and an improved demand outlook for petroleum products due to viable Covid-19 vaccines seem to have driven the fuel prices higher. The prices of diesel and petrol in Panaji currently are 79.48 and 82.56 rupees respectively.

25 Jan 2021

Cabinet decides to exclude cultivable, orchard land from permissions while regularizing houses

The cabinet decided on excluding cultivable land as well as orchard land while giving permissions to regularise houses. It also cleared the proposal to not collect inter department fees. Here the chief minister gives details.

24 Jan 2021

Youth needs to support govt in development, they are the future leaders: Babu

The Tourism Minister Manohar Babu Ajgaokar said that the youth of the state should support the government in development as the government was doing various projects for the betterment of the people.

21 Jan 2021

CM announces 10,000 jobs within 10 days

New assurance, new announcement. 10,000 jobs will be out in the coming 10 days says Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday. He has urged the youth to make use of this opportunity and apply for the same.

18 Jan 2021

CM to start interactions with stakeholders before budget finalisation

The national budget is set to be presented on February 1st. After that will be the state budget. The chief minister on Monday said that he would be starting a series of meetings with stake holders before finalising the budget

18 Jan 2021

Increase in traffic fines rate will increase corruption, give better roads then fine people: Micheal Lobo

Increase in the rates of the traffic fines will increase the rate of corruption in the state especially in the transport department, is what Calangute MLA Micheal Lobo has to say on Monday. Micheal said that he will oppose the implementation of the new motor vehicle act until the state has proper infrastructure.

18 Jan 2021

आदीं रस्ते सुदरयात, मागीर तालांव दियात : मायकल

ट्राफीक फायन वाडयत जाल्यार एकादवेळ राज्यांतलो भ्रश्टाचार, खास करून येरादारी विभागांतलो घुस्पागोंदळ उणो जावं येता.

13 Jan 2021

Fuel on fire! Petrol touches Rs 84.45 in Delhi, crosses Rs 91 in Mumbai

Fuel prices touched a new high on Wednesday after oil marketing companies decided to break the momentary pause in the wake of a sudden spike in the global oil prices. Petrol price is now at Rs 84.45 per litre in the national capital after state-owned fuel retailers hiked prices after a five-day hiatus. Petrol and diesel prices were hiked by 25 paise per litre each.