PANAJI: Even as the Goa State Disaster Management Authority (GSDMA) decided to award the work of removal of River Princess to M/s Arihant Ship Breakers, which qualified by virtue of being the lowest bidder and technically qualified firm, the government has also decided to approach the Union Home Ministry for seeking financial assistance for the purpose.Read More »
MARGAO: Today Margao traffic looks much better organised and quieter after buses have been stopped from entering into the city. Also, today authorities have reiterated their resolve to continue with their plans for the next 15 days.Read More »
MAPUSA: Ten boxes of hookah pipes were seized and two other boxes of incense sticks and such other related items.Read More »
MARGAO: Cuncolim police on Monday arrested mother and daughter for allegedly obtaining a loan from a bank by producing fake documents of a flat and for cheating the flat owner, a resident of Assolna.Read More »
POINGUINNIM: The Chief Minister, Mr Digambar Kamat said that the Union Minister, Mr Kamal Nath, has recently assured that the work on the construction of the two bridges at Galgibaga and Talpona, would start soon and added that the road widening process is on.Read More »
MARGAO: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday submitted the forensic test reports on the evidences collected about Margao blast to the South Goa principal district and sessions judge, Mr U V Bakre.Read More »
MARGAO: In a major incident of fire that broke out in the heart of Assolna, three shops were gutted destroying property worth around
Rs 11 lakh.
MAPUSA: Mapusa police have filed a charge sheet in the Albert Luis murder case that took place in Mapusa in the first week of August. In all 50 witnesses are to be examined.Read More »
MARGAO: In what could be relief for locals, the government asked the Centre not to collect toll from people living within a 40-km radius from toll booths on the highways, the Chief Minister, Mr Digambar Kamat said on Sunday.Read More »
BY JOAO SOUSA M | NT
PANAJI: The Public Works Department’s (PWD) inability to provide sufficient water to the Verna Industrial Estate has resulted in severe stress on the groundwater resources in the area.