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Dempo SC smash St Savio’s 11-0

NT NETWORK   ELA Dempo SC registered a resounding 11-0 win over St Savio SC in the GFA U-16 League match played at Ela ground, on Sunday. Shereyesh Naik, Vinay Harji, Jimmy Colaco and Shovin Abranches netted a goal each for the Golden Eagles. Dempo SC displayed a team effort as they had seven different goal scorers in their 11-0 ... Read More »

Forget about reservations, move forward on merit, Govind tells ST students

NT NETWORK   CURCHOREM The Minister for Tribal Welfare Govind Gaude appealed to the students of the Scheduled Tribes community “not to keep an eye on reservations, which can make one handicap.” “Reservations will end one day. So, we have to forget about the reservations and move forward on merit to compete with others. During our times, there were no ... Read More »

Jesusly, Agnelo take CAC Cansaulim into semi-finals

NT NETWORK   Varca Second half strikes by Jesusly Fernandes and Agnelo D’Souza was enough for CAC, Cansaulim to register a 2-1 win against Betalbatim Sporting and enter the semifinals of Roosevelt Alemao Memorial football tournament played at Varca SC grounds on Sunday. It was the Betalbatim that started in an impressive manner when their defender Manushawn Fernandes who had ... Read More »

Vishwajit assures to resolve Sattari alvara land issue

NT NETWORK   VALPOI Assuring that the alvara land issue will be resolved, Valpoi MLA Vishwajit Rane, who is also the Health Minister, has said that he has asked Revenue Minister Rohan Khaunte to appoint a special advocate and a translator by the government who will look into the cases of alvara land in Sattari taluka free of cost. He ... Read More »

Shirodkar slammed for failing to take up development works in Shiroda

NT NETWORK   PONDA Continuing with its ‘campaign’, Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) held a public meeting in Shiroda on Sunday, wherein various Congress leaders criticised former MLA Subhash Shirodkar for failing to take up development works in the village despite serving for over a decade as an MLA. “Subhash Shirodkar, who defected to the BJP, has failed to cater ... Read More »

Forest dept finds its hands tied in acting against encroachments

NT NETWORK   MARGAO Despite large-scale encroachments and felling of trees, especially in forest areas, the forest department finds itself helpless in acting against such illegalities and its only recourse is to seek action from district administration. Salcete alone has witnessed several cases of encroachments with villages of Navelim, Dramapur and Sao Jose de Areal being worst affected. A highly-placed ... Read More »

Congress: remove Parrikar if he is unable to function as CM

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Congress spokesperson Jitendra Deshprabhu on Sunday, lashing out at the BJP, said that if the Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was not in a position to carry on then he should be removed from the post. Expressing doubts whether the chief minister will have a conversation with the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the mining issue given ... Read More »

India to host G-20 summit for first time in 2022

PTI   BUENOS AIRES For the first time, India will host the annual G-20 summit in 2022, coinciding with the country’s 75th anniversary of Independence. Prime Minister Narendra Modi made the announcement at the closing ceremony of the 13th G-20 summit here in the Argentinian capital on Saturday. He thanked Italy for allowing India to play the host. Italy was ... Read More »

Nations gather in Poland to tackle climate change

AFP   KATOWICE (POLAND) With the direst environmental warnings yet still ringing in their ears, nations gathered in Poland on Sunday for a UN summit aimed at heading off the “urgent threat” of runaway climate change. The UN talks come at a crucial juncture in mankind’s response to planetary warming. The smaller, poorer nations that will bare its devastating brunt ... Read More »

Black money: Switzerland to share details of 2 Indian firms

PTI   NEW DELHI/BERNE As Switzerland continues to shed its image as a safe haven for alleged black money, the Alpine nation has agreed to share with Indian authorities the details about two companies and three individuals who are facing multiple probes back in India. One of the two Indian companies used to be a publicly-listed entity and has already ... Read More »