Tuesday , 13 November 2018

Goa News

Short film ‘Kick’ on ill-effects of drugs, alcohol released

MARGAO: Dr Rajesh Patil, head of the department of  emergency  and trauma, Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMC), has said that the youth should take a right path, without falling prey to drugs and  alcohol, as continuation of it will only ruin their lives. Please like & share: Read More »

Cavelossim VP to write to govt for services of lawyer to fight cases

CAVELOSSIM: The village panchayat of Cavelossim, during its gram sabha on Sunday, noted that the panchayat was paying a lot of money towards lawyers’ fees over cases that were filed by the village civic forum. Hence, a decision was taken to write to the government to provide a government lawyer owing to the number of cases and amount that was ... Read More »

Congress to seek appointment with CM

PANAJI: Stating that Congress being the responsible opposition party in assembly, party’s state unit spokesperson Swati Kerkar said that the party would seek an appointment with the ailing Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar to know the truth behind his ailment as people read and believe only the newspaper reports. Please like & share: Read More »

Camorlim locals seek survey over rented rooms, tenants

MARGAO: Camorlim villagers on Sunday collectively resolved that a survey be conducted of rooms rented out in the village in order to find out about those occupying the rooms and how they were using the village resources. Please like & share: Read More »

Labourer held for killing woman

MARGAO: Fatorda police, on Sunday, informed that they have arrested a 29-year-old labourer for committing murder of a 45-year-old unidentified woman, near a private hospital at Pajifond. Please like & share: Read More »

Querim villagers oppose licence sought for ‘muth’ wall work

PONDA: The issue of construction licence sought by a Karnataka organisation for a muth-related work in Querim village rocked Querim gram sabha on Sunday, wherein locals raised objection and resolved not to allow any sort of work in that regard. Please like & share: Read More »

Artificially-ripened fruits sold fearlessly in Margao

ROQUE DIAS | NT   MARGAO With the state Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) having no control over the fruit markets, wholesalers fearlessly sell unchecked, damaged and artificially-ripened fruits in Margao on a daily basis thus risking the health of Goans. According to sources, everyday early morning at Pedda in Margao, around 300 to 350 fruit wholesalers sell fruits brought from various ... Read More »

No takers for iron ore dumps lying in lease areas

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Around five million tonnes of iron ore dumps are still lying in various mining lease areas in Goa, as there are mainly no takers in the current situation when prices of iron ore have plummeted in the international market. Following direction from the Supreme Court in 2014, the state government has begun e-auctioning of iron ore ... Read More »

Jaideep confident of winning Shiroda

NIRGOSH GAUDE | NT   PONDA Stating that his father’s goodwill, contacts with members of the society and work done as a Zilla Panchayat member will pave the way for his victory in the Shiroda bypoll, Jaideep Shirodkar on Saturday claimed that people’s resentment towards senior politicians of the constituency will act as an added advantage for him. Jaideep, who ... Read More »