Manohar Parrikar


We have passed an order to shift Deltin Caravela towards Verem

The state government has passed an order to move one offshore casino vessel from the Panaji side to the Verem side, ports minister Michael Lobo said on Thursday. Lobo told that the Deltin Group has approached the government to move one of three vessels operating in the state. “Based on […]

Deltin Caravela

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Hi-Tech Waste Treatment Plants will take care of Goa’s Waste

Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo unveiled ambitious plans to tackle the waste issue, including the setting up of a state-of-the-art incinerator with Norwegian technology and Rs 100-crore worth project to remediate around 11 existing waste dumps across the state. The Minister further disclosed plans to kick-start work on the modern […]


Not inetersted in becoming a full-fledged Speaker of Goa Legislative Assembly in the future

Stating that he will not take up the Speaker’s post even if it is offered to him by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the near future, Deputy Speaker of Goa assembly Michael Lobo said that he wants to continue to be vociferous MLA of the ruling party and raise […]

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If we want to create job opportunities in Goa then Mining should restart

Deputy speaker of state legislative Assembly and BJP legislator from Calangute Michael Lobo on Saturday said that mining operations in the state will resume after positive results in forthcoming elections. He was speaking to media persons on the sidelines of a function in Panaji. Stressing on mining dependants’ livelihood, Lobo […]


No garbage from outside coastal areas will be accepted

Following an outrage over the stink from the waste management plant at Saligao, the Solid Waste Management Corporation (SWMC) has decided not to accept any garbage from outside the coastal areas. The villagers of Saligao and Candolim area are up in their arms against the stench, which has been emanating […]

Garbage segregation

Reforms in education and change in thinking is necessary to introduce quality education in government schools

Deputy Speaker and Calangute MLA Michael Lobo said Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar would have to change his way of thinking if he was serious to bring about change in education system in government schools. “Reforms in education and change in thinking is necessary to introduce quality education in government schools. […]

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Spending Rs 5 crore on a 25-year vision document is a waste

Deputy speaker Michael Lobo criticized his government for not consulting legislators and stakeholders in preparing the tourism master plan and alleged that spending Rs 5 crore on the 25-year vision document is a waste. BJP’s Calangute MLA was speaking after attending the meeting called by tourism minister Manohar Azgaonkar to […]