CM PARRIKAR AND I SHARE A SPECIAL RELATION: SUDIN DHAVLIKAR
I would like to appeal to all the people that this is your government, if there are any queries please question us and don’t go with the rumors.
What are the achievements of your government in last 100 days?
Even after having a lot of problems, the government is running comfortably and taking Goa towards progress. During the regime of the previous government there were financial backlogs and infrastructure projects were on the backburner. In the last 100 days we have tried and paid off maximum outstandings which were to the tune of Rs. 600 to Rs. 700 crore and restarted…READ more..
BEING THE SPEAKER IN MY VERY SECOND TERM WAS A PROUD MOMENT FOR ME : PRAMOD SAWANT
I have started my political career being a social worker with the BJP. And I have been very active member of the party because of which I have been elected as an MLA and also been nominated as a Speaker.
How is it going for you as the Speaker? Especially when this is for the first time when you are occupying the chair.
Being a Speaker of the Assembly, even though it was just my second term as an MLA, was a proud moment for me. Also, being the youngest Speaker in the country is another reason for me to be…READ more..
WITH CONGRESS, WE WOULD HAVE SEEN MUSICAL CHAIR: VINOD PALYEKAR
Vijai Sardesai along with Manohar Parrikar will take Goa forward.
On the scale of 1-10 how would you rate the performance of the government?
I would rate the government 7 out of 10. We are just four months into the governance and I feel that the government supported by my party Goa Forward is doing pretty well. We can say that this government can be termed as ‘sabka saath sabka vikas with flavour of Goemkarponn’ in it.
How do you rate the performance of your ministry?
I rate the performance of my ministry 5 out of 10.When I took over as the minister…READ more..
WE HAVE YOUNG AND DYNAMIC MINISTERS IN THE GOVERNMENT WHO ARE WORKING TOGETHER AS A TEAM: VISHWAJEET RANE
I am extremely comfortable working with Manohar Parrikar, and I feel that he gives enough freedom.
What are your views on the 100 days of Parrikar-led government?
Within these 100 hundred days, the government has been taking a good shape. Under the leadership of Manohar Parrikar every department is becoming vibrant once again. Everybody is working with a vision and a focus. Everybody has been given freedom to function within a certain framework and to draw up an agenda for the portfolio with a vision document of the portfolio for next five years. And I feel that we have young dynamic…READ more..
WE ARE GOING THROUGH A SENSITIVE PHASE: GOVIND GAUDE
Definitely we are on the mission. I have worked, struggled and agitated with several groups for this cause. I am an activist first.
How do you rate the Parrikar-led government’s performance on the scale of 1-10?
I don’t want to be self-congratulatory. Ultimately we are here for the people, so let people decide about it.
Do you think it was a wise decision to join hands with the BJP to form the government?
It was a political prudence. We are going through a sensitive phase and Manohar Parrikar is the only credible leader who has risen up in the critical and volatile situations….READ more..
PARRIKAR IS A MAN OF ACTION: MANOHAR AJGAONKAR
How do you rate performance of Parrikar-led government on the scale of 1-10?
I am a part of the Government and it is for the public to rate this government.
How comfortable are you working with Parrikar?
The very fact that he has given me the responsibility of Tourism and Sports Ministries, makes it clear that he has confidence, trust and faith in me and I am comfortable working with all those who trust me.
What are the achievements of state government that highlights the performance of this government?
The Chief Minister has proposed various visionary projects and schemes in his budget speech. He…READ more..
PARRIKAR SHOWED HIS REAL COLOUR IN SADHVI SARASWATI EPISODE: GIRISH CHODANKAR
How do you rate the performance of Parrikar-led government during last 100 days?
Generally for any government 100 days is too less a time to judge its performance, especially for the government like that of led by Parrikar which is symbolic to compromise for the greed of power, 100 days is just a beginning. They are still adjusting with each other at the cost of state’s governance. Nothing is happening except for the speeches and announcements. People have not seen a single good thing. This will continue forever as too many greedy people are sharing the power at one time….READ more..
“IT’S NOT ABOUT FOLLOWING ANYONE, BUT FOLLOWING YOUR DREAMS”… PRATHAMESH MAULINGKAR
Prathamesh Maulingkar of MTV Splitsvilla fame season 08 is a well known Goan model, known for his distinct bearded look and chiseled body. He started his career in football, followed by his entry into fashion industry and now heading towards his business with a chain of Gyms across Goa. So let’s get to know more about his journey…
Q. WHY DID YOU LEAVE FOOTBALL EVEN AFTER REPRESENTING GOA AT NATIONAL LEVEL?
As I was a part of National Football team, I never thought I would give up on Football, but due to an injury I was not able to play…READ more..
MMC has been having problems of garbage coming from the adjoining Panchayats: Babita Angle
I strongly profess that the street foods of Goa are nutritious and healthy. But when we observe these vendors we can see that establishments dump garbage in open places defacing the areas. I have and will again request the people to keep cleanliness and also suggest us ways to keep cleanliness.
Q. What is the future plan on Garbage situation of Margao and the awareness of the town on garbage issues?
Through MMC we have attempted to keep the town clean in all the ways possible ever since we took over the council. The recent beginning of the screen plant to…
THE WRITER SPEAKS
Suchita Narvekar from Gaune, Ponda tells us about her journey from RJ to Writer
Q. Why have you written books in Konkani only?
I personally believe one should write in a language you can express yourself well. Konkani being my mother tongue I can express my ideas well in Konkani and so the choice. In any other language I would have to hunt for words, which would precisely describe my feelings. I am not against writing in other languages, in fact I am thinking of translating some of my books to Marathi.
Q. How was the response to Shortcut?
Shortcut was my…