Sunday , 22 July 2018

Goa News

Luzinho submits Bill seeking conservation of agricultural land

PANAJI: Former chief minister and Congress MLA from Navelim Luizinho Faleiro on Saturday submitted ‘The Goa Agriculture Bill, 2018’ before the legislature department of the state legislative assembly, seeking enactment of an Act to provide for conservation of agricultural land and for prevention of sale of agricultural land to non-agriculturists. Please like & share: Read More »

Taxi drivers no longer need ‘commercial’ driving licence

PANAJI: In compliance with a Supreme Court order, the state government has scrapped the requirement of having commercial driving licence and authorisation known as ‘badge’ to drive taxis, thereby allowing the drivers to use their private licence for the same. Please like & share: Read More »

S Goa issues: CS holds meeting with officials

MARGAO: The Chief  Secretary (CS)Dharmendra  Sharma, on Saturday, held a meeting with  the  officials of the South  Goa district administration, GSIDC and PWD,  and discussed various issues pertaining to the district, including the  maintenance of the  Collectorate building. Please like & share: Read More »

Reginaldo: CM should act tough to put an end to politician-backed illegalities

MARGAO: Congress MLA of Curtorim  Aleixo Reginaldo Lourenco, on  Saturday, while  praising the  Superintendent of Police  Chandan  Chaudhary for  raiding a  matka den, alleged to have ‘involvement of  relatives of a politician from  North Goa’, in Pernem,  said that the Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar  should   act tough to put an end   to politician-backed illegalities in the state. Please like & share: Read More »

11 arrested in Morjim matka raid get bail 

PANAJI: All the 11 persons, arrested by the district investigation unit of the North Goa police in connection with matka gambling case, have been granted conditional bail by the Judicial Magistrate First Class, Pernem. Please like & share: Read More »

52-yr-old fisherman serious after being hit by SUV

PONDA: A 52-year-old fisherman from Savoi-Verem was seriously injured after a speeding SUV hit his scooter on the rear side at Bhutkhamb-Querim on Saturday. The injured was identified as Ulhas Naik, who is battling for his life at GMC hospital, Bambolim. Please like & share: Read More »