All articles in Dec 10 – Dec 16 2016

Your Letters & Comments – Dec 10 2016

7th LITFEST OPENS

7th LITFEST OPENS: At the inaugural ceremony at Maquinez Palace in Panjim on Dec 11 there were several highlights including the unveiling of a special GALF-16 painting by Padma Shri-award winning Goan artist Laxman Pai. With him are keynote speakers P Sivakami (feminist Dalit writer from Tamilnadu) and Jorge Barreto Xavier (former secretary of State for Culture, Portugal), curator Damodar Mauzo and Yatin Kakodkar (president, ICG).

DR COLACO LAUNCHES GOA FORWARD VELIM OFFICE

DR COLACO LAUNCHES GOA FORWARD VELIM OFFICE

The noted Cardiologist, Dr Francisco Colaco stressed the importance of supporting local secular parties which will treat the Goan people as their High Command. Dr Colaco was addressing the gathering after inaugurating the Velim office of Goa Forward in the presence of the party candidate Anthony Rodrigues.

UNACCOUNTED GOLD HOLDINGS MORE THAN 500 GMS WILL ATTRACT INCOME TAX

The Limit on gold holdings for married women is 500gms and 250gms for unmarried girls. If you have gold in excess of these limits you will have to prove that it was bought with money on which taxes were paid. If you are not able to do so you will be charged not only income tax and wealth tax but will have to pay a penalty as well