Sunday , 17 February 2019

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We are well-equipped to salvage Princess: Anil

PANAJI:  Claiming that he has resources as well as experience to remove the River Princess vessel stranded off the Candolim coast, the chairman of Salgaocar Mining Industries Pvt Ltd, Mr Anil Salgaocar on Thursday said that his company is in possession of ultra-modern salvaging equipment, including a huge 350-tonne crane, which is not available anywhere else in India.

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100 Dutch tour operators to visit Goa

PANAJI: The first charter flight of the upcoming tourist season would arrive on October 1 from Amsterdam carrying around 100 tour operators from Netherland, even as  sources at the Dabolim airport informed that there was an increase of 15 to 20 per cent in booking of slots for landing of charter flights during the season.

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Parrikar smells a rat in bid to shift casinos

PANAJI: Stating that the September 15 decision of the Goa government Cabinet to arrange the off shore casinos in Mandovi River, from Betim to Ribandar is definitely guided by kickbacks, the Leader of the Opposition, Mr Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said that he has a faint idea as to where the kickbacks have gone, but would not reveal the names of the concerned person till substantial evidence is available with him.

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Officials inspect Mapusa KTC bus stand

MAPUSA: Officials from the food and drugs administration, legal metrology, traffic cell, KTC, RTO, directorate of health services and Mapusa urban health centre along with activists from GoaCan, on Thursday, visited the Mapusa KTC bus stand to take stock of the existing unhygienic conditions and the indiscipline by the private bus operators.

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