Thursday , 24 January 2019

Goa News

Mickky plans to float new party

MARGAO: Former Nuvem legislator Francisco Xavier Pacheco alias ‘Mickky’ on Sunday announced his plan to float a new regional party if talks with the United Goans Democratic Party (UGDP) do not materialise by month-end. Please like & share: Read More »

Hindu groups demand swift ordinance for Ram temple

PONDA: Echoing the demand for a Ram temple in Ayodhya, representatives of various Hindu groups Sunday called for an ordinance as soon as possible for the construction of Ram Mandir, during the ‘Dharma Sabha’ organised by Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) in Ponda. Please like & share: Read More »

Now, Merces panchayat backs Chimbel IT Park

PANAJI: After the Chimbel village panchayat passed a resolution recently supporting the setting up of Information Technology Park (IT Park) in the village, now the Merces village panchayat is also fully backing the IT Park. Please like & share: Read More »

Borim VP to maintain register of persons staying in rented rooms

PONDA: Considering the rampant rise in people renting out their premises within the panchayat jurisdiction, the Borim Village Panchayat has resolved to maintain a register of people staying in rented premises in the village. A resolution was taken during the Borim gram sabha held on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

Mapusa traffic cell books 50,456 cases, Rs 82.48 lakh fine collected  

MAPUSA : Road accidents in Goa have been a worry for the police despite creating awareness amongst people on precautions to be taken on the road. Violating road traffic rules such as not wearing helmets, rash driving, driving under the influence of alcohol, carrying excess pillion riders, unlicensed driving has been increasing in the town. Please like & share: Read More »

Goa gets ‘BITS BIRAC BioNest’ incubator for healthcare sector

VASCO: A state-of-the-art 3500 sq ft BITS BIRAC BioNest Innovation lab set up by BITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa Campus with financial support of Rs 3 crore from Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), a non-profit public sector enterprise, set up by the department of biotechnology (DBT), Government of India, was inaugurated by Vice-Chancellor of Goa University Prof Varun Sahni.  Please ... Read More »

Labourer dies as tempo goes off road at Tivrem-Banastarim

PONDA: A 23-year-old construction worker died, while six others were seriously injured after a  tempo truck carrying labourers went off the road and turned turtle at Tivrem-Banastarim area of Ponda on Sunday. The deceased was identified as Basawraj Kadiyar (23), a native of Haveri-Karnataka. Please like & share: Read More »

GoaMiles taxi driver assaulted at Baga

CALANGUTE: Calangute police have registered an offence against eight persons for allegedly forming unlawful assembly, wrongfully restraining, abusing and further threatening with dire consequences and assaulting a taxi driver employed under GoaMiles. Please like & share: Read More »

Three Kings feast celebrated at Cuelim

VASCO: The annual feast of Three Kings, also known as the feast of Epiphany, was celebrated at Nossa Senhora dos Remedios chapel (Our Lady of Remedies) atop the Cuelim hill in Cansaulim-Arossim-Cuelim area with pomp and fervour on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »