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Desilting, pruning works on in Mormugao civic areas

Vasco: Mormugao Municipal Council has chalked out an action plan in order to tackle any exigency during the forthcoming monsoon. Giving details of the plan, MMC chief officer Agnelo Fernandes disclosed that the council has already started desilting work of stormwater drains in the civic jurisdiction. Read More »

Siolim-Sodiem VP building work expected to begin by Sept 

Arpita Srivastava | NT Mapusa: The Siolim-Sodiem panchayat building, which is in a dilapidated condition, will be demolished and a new building will be constructed at the existing site. The GSIDC is expected to commence the work by September. Read More »

NGT orders constitution of ‘panel’ to analyse ‘norms violation charges’

Panaji: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed constitution of a joint committee of the Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Goa State Pollution Control Board, Goa Coastal Zone Management Authority and Water Resource Department “to make a factual analysis of the charges that M/s Balaji Concepts violated environmental norms during the construction of a building in Cavelossim.” Read More »

Furtado accuses Congress of bypassing ‘procedure’

Panaji: The former mayor of the Corporation of the City of Panaji (CCP) Surendra Furtado, who was one of the aspirants for the Congress ticket for Panaji bypoll,  on Wednesday, accused the grand old party of bypassing the democratic procedure for the selection of the candidate for May 19 bypoll. Read More »

AITUC calls for creation of corporation for carrying out mining in state

Panaji: The AITUC general secretary, Christopher Fonseca, on Wednesday, demanded to form Goa Mining Corporation Ltd, and employ the services of all workers and stakeholders in the mining industry to carry out mining operations in the state in a scientific, sustainable and ecologically sound manner. Read More »

Ajax surge ahead of Spurs in bid to script history

London: Ajax closed in on a first Champions League final for 23 years as Donny van de Beek’s early goal beat an injury-hit Tottenham 1-0 in the first leg of their semi-final on Tuesday. Van de Beek’s opener on 15 minutes was just reward for the Dutch side’s first-half dominance as Tottenham badly missed the presence of the injured Harry ... Read More »

Dempo SC rally to hold Salgaocar FC

Duler: The Dempo SC versus Salgaocar FC clash has always been known as the Goa derby and the two teams kept to the billing as they shared four goals in an exciting Goa Football Association (GFA) Professional League match at Duler stadium on Wednesday. Read More »

In battle of top two, Chennai reign supreme

New Delhi: Delhi Capitals had a tough task at their hands on Wednesday as they were chasing 180 on a slow pitch against Chennai Super Kings and the visitors needed a solid start to lay the perfect foundation for the chase. Read More »


Raia enter Arlem Trophy quarters RAIA: Guirdolim SC entered the quarterfinals of Arlem Trophy football tournament defeating Rossmann Cruz SC 6-5 via the tiebreaker played at panchayat grounds, Raia on Wednesday. The teams played a 1-1 draw during the regulation time. Read More »