Panjim sanitation plan to be model for other parts

Panjim, May 7, 2014: With Goa striving to meet the target of providing 100 per cent sanitation to the entire state by 2014 end, the Union Urban Development Ministry has come to the rescue by offering expertise to improve sanitation by preparing a city san....

Goa CM opens Calangute beach promenade, toilet facilities

Calangute, Goa, Feb 4, 2014: "Nobody should take the law in their own hands. Atithi Devo Bhavo - our guest is like a god," chief minister Manohar Parrikar said at Calangute on Monday evening during the inaugural function of the Calangute beach promenade.....

Puducherry govt ties up with Sulabh

Puducherry, Jan. 9, 2014: Puducherry Government will soon launch sanitation facilities in the Union Territory in association with the Sulabh Sanitation Movement, a non-governmental organisation constructing toilets and maintaining them in various parts....

53,000 houses in Goa have no toilets

Panaji, Dec. 5, 2013: Goa might boast of positive socio-economic indicators like high per capita income and literacy rate, but inflow of migrant workers is rapidly altering the state's demographics. New census 2011 data released on Wednesday....

Sanitation programme makes slow headway in rural Goa

Panaji, June 25, 2013: Majority of the people of Goa are still dependant on septic tanks and soak pits to dispose of wastewater as only 46640 households have connections for the underground sewerage system.....

Goa Plan for 2013-14 Finalized

New Delhi, June 21st, 2013: The Annual Plan for 2013-14 for the State of Goa was finalised today at a meeting between ShriMontek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission and Sh. ManoharParrikar, Chief Minister of Goa.....

RTE is absolutely foolish policy: Goa CM Manohar Parrikar

Panaji, May 27, 2013: Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday called the Right to Education (RTE) Act as Union Minister Kapil Sibal's "absolutely foolish policy". "RTE Act is Kapil Sibal's absolutely foolish policy. There are certain parameters....