Puja Mapxekar, a cute, bubbly and full of life type of girl and perhaps the youngest fashion designer that Goa has. Within very short span of time Puja has achieved the landmark in the fashion industry of Goa by establishing her label called “KANDIDA”. The journey to this success was not easy for Puja it took a lot of efforts and spent sleepless nights to reach where she is today in just one year’s time. Unlike the conventional fashion designers Puja does not design only for the rich and famous but according to Puja, her designs are made for the masses. How? You need to read the complete story of Puja here to know about her Endeavors.
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There are several speculations about the health of CM Parrikar in the media, and everyone is writing depending on their sources, but one thing is sure that all is not well and the claims have not been made without the support of evidence. The Chief Minister of Goa Mr. Manohar Parrikar was admitted into the GMC (Goa Medical College) following some complications and was kept under observation. The sources have said that all the speculations have started due to the concealed information.
There are many Goans living abroad for the purpose of work or study and many of them have acquired the citizenship of other countries and this NRIs contribute a certain extent to the economy of Goa. Earlier the Aadhaar card was issued to the residents-only but now with the new development will result in allotting the Aadhaar Card to Non-Resident Indians too, at the time of their arrival into India.
With the rampant development in the state, the ratio of a road fatalities was on rising during the past few years, but now according to the new survey, that ratio has come down by 22%, that means compared to the year 2017, fewer people died in the road accident in the year 2018, and according to the authorities, the entire credit goes to the traffic awareness campaign run by the Goa Police traffic cell.
Goa’s disaster management plan is but a plan on paper even as it grapples with various disasters like those recently witnessed in the wake of cyclone Vayu and monsoon-related incidents among others. The government needs to wake up and take cognizance, or it has to be taken to task for not implementing any measures.
Goa Tourism Development Corporation an autonomous body of the Department of Tourism has made it once again and this time its hattrick. Three awards in a line back to back. According to the sources in GTDC, It is a proud moment for Goa Tourism to be honored with a hat-trick of awards in three different categories during the last two weeks. Goa Tourism bagged the prestigious Best Conference Destination Award at IITM, Pune, Best Wedding Destination by Travel + Leisure India and Favorite Indian Leisure Destination by Conde Nast Traveller Reader’s Travel Awards 2016.
There is a lot of hues and cry about the Goans not getting the jobs on the social media platform, many NGOs and social media groups are raising the voice on Goans not getting the employment in the Government and other sectors in Goa while outsiders are easily getting employed to combat that the Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday announced that in 6 months time, a Labour and Employment Policy would be drafted in the State, with a focus on reserving a certain percentage of jobs for Goans, in the private sector, along with ensuring job security.
It is very sad but true, the out of control behaviour of the Goa’s local taxi operators have crossed all the boundaries of the business ethics and now they seem to be ready to reach at any level to stop the App-based taxi service in Goa, and to that they have now started threatening the GoaMiles Taxi drivers in the presence of their passengers.
Recounts of Indian expats including Goans residing in the UAE and Middle East countries paints the picture that is far from rosy and flourishing as we are often led to believe. The Arabian dream for many has become a nightmare particularly after the 2014 meltdown in Gulf countries. Many Goans are on their way back from UAE and other Middle East countries in a search of a better life.