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India complete clean sweep

CHENNAI: Shikhar Dhawan smashed a career-best 92 to guide India to a thrilling six-wicket win over the West Indies in the third and final T20 International, thus completing a 3-0 clean sweep, here on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

India women make short work of Pakistan

NEW DELHI: Mithali Raj scored a brilliant half-century as India defeated archrivals Pakistan by seven wickets to continue their winning run in the ICC Women’s World T20 in Guyana on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

State stares at fish shortage as import ban takes effect

PANAJI: Even as the 6-month ban on import of fish into the state comes into effect from Monday (today), the Congress party on Sunday called upon the government and the Health Minister Vishwajit Rane to do a re-think “as it would put the state and the fish eaters in crisis.” Please like & share: Read More »

Nuvem locals oppose tourism master plan

MARGAO: Nuvem villagers, during the gram sabha on Sunday, unanimously resolved to oppose tooth and nail the state draft tourism policy and tourism master plan as “it was framed by the Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC) following faulty procedures and stakeholders are taken for granted.” Please like & share: Read More »

Issue of garbage collection fee dominates Moira gram sabha

MAPUSA: The issue of garbage fee rocked the Moira gram sabha on Sunday where villagers agreed to pay the garbage fee provided the panchayat produces data pertaining to houses, commercial establishments and rented rooms in the village. Following the demand of a gram sabha member the garbage committee was dissolved. Please like & share: Read More »

Protest march held in Calangute against illegal cutting of trees

CALANGUTE: The Sisters of St Alex Convent with the support of St Alex Church and Calangute Constituency Forum held a protest march against illegal cutting of trees on a hill located next to the convent for construction of an alleged night club near Bon Viagem in Calangute. Please like & share: Read More »

IFFI organisers yet to announce films to be screened

PANAJI: Will Japanese author Hirokazu Koreeda’s ‘Shoplifters’, the Palm d’Or winner at Cannes this year be screened at IFFI? Or ‘Roma’, Oscar winner Afonso Cuarón’s semi-autobiographical tale set in Mexico, which even forced Netflix to change its strategy and give it theatrical release? We don’t know.  Please like & share: Read More »