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Panjimite on a heritage mission 

VENITA GOMES| NT BUZZ   Panaji, the capital city is dear to many people for varied reasons. People have a close bond and touch with this place. Please like & share: Read More »

K’taka fishermen deflate tyres of Goa fish trucks

MARGAO: Goa’s border with Karnataka once again witnessed some tense moments on Friday as fishermen from Karnataka retaliated to the FDA’s seizure of fish consignment coming into Goa from Karwar and left nearly 16 trucks carrying fish from Goa to Kerala stranded by deflating their tyres. Please like & share: Read More »

BJP rules out mid-term election in Goa

PANAJI: Even as Chief Secretary Dharmendra Sharma has issued a circular to all the heads of the departments directing them to follow the guidelines of Election Commission of India (ECI) for running administration when a caretaker government is asked to govern, in case of premature dissolution of the state assembly, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and officials from Chief Minister’s ... Read More »

Rural development to soon be separate department

PANAJI: The state will soon have an independent department of rural development, as the government has completed all the formalities for bifurcating it from the Directorate of Panchayati Raj. Please like & share: Read More »

NIT Goa to reserve 50% seats for locals

CUNCOLIM: Stating that Goan students will greatly benefit from the National Institute of Technology (NIT) Goa whose permanent campus is coming up in Cuncolim, director of NIT Goa Dr Gopal Mugeraya Friday said that 50 per cent of the seats at the institute will be reserved for Goans. He also promised employment to locals. Please like & share: Read More »

Satish Dhond back in Goa as BJP’s organisational secretary

PANAJI: The Bharatiya Janata Party has brought its ‘taskmaster sanghatanmantri’ Satish Dhond back to Goa, primarily in order to instil order in the state unit of the party, which is hounded by lack of discipline on the part of the MLAs as well as local leaders of the party. Please like & share: Read More »

Nothing wrong with Rafale deal: Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: In relief to the Narendra Modi government, the Supreme Court Friday dismissed the pleas challenging the deal between India and France for procurement of 36 Rafale jets saying there was no occasion to “really doubt the decision making process” warranting setting aside of the contract. Please like & share: Read More »

Cong chooses Gehlot as Rajasthan CM

NEW DELHI: The Congress on Friday named Ashok Gehlot Rajasthan next chief minister and Sachin Pilot his deputy after party president Rahul Gandhi successfully brokered peace between the veteran leader and his younger colleague over several rounds of discussions lasting more than two days. Please like & share: Read More »