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RERA defaulters to face higher penalty

NT NETWORK   PANAJI The state Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA) has raised the penalty on errant developers to Rs 3 lakh from Rs 2 lakh, the earlier penalty for builders who fail to list their projects with the housing regulator until the extended deadline of October 31. An informed source pointed out, that higher penalty is to expedite registration ... Read More »

65-yr-old woman raped by history-sheeter in Salcete

NT NETWORK   MARGAO A history-sheeter Seby Ferrao whom South Goa police are looking for allegedly raped a 65-year-old woman in the village of Salcete. The incident took place on Friday late night at a house where the woman was working as a home nurse. Seby was amongst 12 inmates who had escaped from Margao sub-jail in 2010, during the ... Read More »

Ghate refuses to withdraw fast, rally decides to spread stir across Goa

Rajan Ghate has refused to withdraw his nine-day old fast-unto-death in spite of the activists present at the rally requesting him repeatedly.The rally held at Azad Maidan however has resolved to take ahead his demand by spreading the agitation in all the 12 talukas. Please like & share: Read More »

Revona-Columb sugarcane farmers upset due to delay in crushing season

Sugarcane farmers from Rivona – Columb say that the government has told them that the Sanjivanni sugar factory has been closed by the Goa Pollution Control Board because factory is polluting.Pollution board sources say that as per the orders of Central Pollution Control Board that say that all factories which do not follow their guidelines should be shut. Please like ... Read More »

Govt is selling Goa in retail: Cong

Congress party says the government has sold part of Goa in wholesale and is now selling the state in retail.The party says the latest gazette notification is to help convert plots in no development zones.The party also questioned the state being judged as one of the best states for tourism when charter arrivals are going down and garbage is piling ... Read More »

MEATY MOVE: FDA suspends licence of Bomra’s Restaurant

NT NETWORK PANAJI The licence of the Bomra’s, a Burmese restaurant at Candolim, has been suspended by the food and drugs administration for failing to meet the compliance of the standards set by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India and the FDA. “The FDA team inspected the Bomra’s Restaurant;  shortcomings as far as guidelines are  concerned were noticed. ... Read More »

Gadkari to open new Khandepar bridge on December 10

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Minister for Public Works Ramakrishna ‘Sudin’ Dhavalikar has said that   Union Minister of Road, Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari will inaugurate the new Khandepar bridge on December 10. Dhavalikar, who returned to Goa  after attending 79th annual session and conference of state PWD Ministers held in Nagpur, said that Gadkari has accepted the invitation to inaugurate ... Read More »

We urged BJP high command to let Parrikar hold on to CM’s post: Sudin

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Senior MGP leader and Minister for Public Works Ramakrishna ‘Sudin’ Dhavalikar on Friday said that he and Goa Forward Party chief and Agriculture Minister Vijai Sardesai had impressed upon the BJP’s central leadership to let Manohar Parrikar continue as the Chief Minister when he offered to resign. Dhavalikar told ‘The Navhind Times’  that when the Chief ... Read More »

No solatium over ‘nixed’ beach cleaning contracts

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Arbitral Tribunal under Justice (retired) N A Britto has rejected the prayer made by M/s Bhumika Cleantech Services Pvt Ltd and M/s Ram Cleansers and Developers Pvt Ltd for damages or compensation for the alleged termination by the government their contracts for beach cleaning. In its orders, the arbitrator said  the contracts were  not terminated but ... Read More »

Iva may face legal action for not cooperating with FDA director

NT NETWORK   PANAJI The state government in its reply to the Goa Human Rights Commission has stated that legal action will be taken against South Goa designated officer of the FDA Iva Fernandes for not cooperating with FDA director Jyoti Sardessai in any official matter. In a joint reply filed before the commission on Friday, the FDA director and ... Read More »