17 Mar 2016
Panaji: The measures proposed in Goa budget will help in resumption of mining industry which has been undergoing a critical phase, the state's business community feels.
20 Apr 2016
Panaji: The Goa Cabinet today recommended the name of Justice PK Mishra, a retired High Court Judge, for the post of State Lokayukta, a position which is lying vacant since 2013.
22 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Summers are here, and it is the right time to look out for some cool getaways. If you are a nature lover then what better place to visit than the magnificent and stunning waterfalls at the most exotic locations in India, where you can have a whale of a time with your family and friends this summer.
03 Apr 2016
Melbourne: Indian mining giant Adani today moved one step closer to realising its 21.7 billion dollars coal mine in Australia after the local government granted three mining leases for the controversy-hit project.
11 Jul 2015
Panaji: Billionaire Anil Agarwal-led mining firm Vedanta Ltd today said it is hopeful of restarting iron ore mining in Goa from October. "We have resumed mining in Karnataka in February and we've been granted an interim capacity of 5.5 million tonne of saleable ore in Goa and mining is expected to recommence after the monsoons, hopefully from October, after getting the required approvals," company chairman Naveen Agarwal told shareholders at the 50th annual general meeting here.
10 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Anil Agarwal-led mining firm Vedanta today said it has received necessary government approvals and will resume operations from today at its biggest iron ore mines at Codli in Sanguem taluka in Goa.
04 Apr 2016
Melbourne: Adani's controversy-hit 21.7 billion dollars coal mine project in Australia yesterday won three mining leases but the Indian mining giant said a final decision on investment will be taken only after the resolution of "politically-motivated" legal challenges against its plans to build one of the world's largest coal mines.
17 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Renewal of 89 mining leases by Goa government has come under scanner with the Supreme Court today seeking response from the state and several mining companies on petitions challenging their renewal.
17 Mar 2016
Panaji: Notwithstanding the Goa government's claim that land was not alloted on permanent basis for the Def Expo and Aero India, papers tabled on the floor of the House here reveal that the state has already passed a resolution to give the land in Quittol (Betul) on permanent basis to host the two mega events.
08 Mar 2016
Panaji: Ruling out early Assembly polls in Goa, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar today said the elections would be held only early next year.