Saturday , 17 November 2018

Goa News

Market issue rocks CCP meet

PANAJI: The market issue rocked the Corporation of City of Panaji (CCP) meeting held on Friday morning with the opposition corporators vehemently opposing the allotment of shops or spaces to the existing tenants in the municipal building at the fish market in the IIIrd phase of the new market complex unless and until they clear all their dues, amounting to Rs 40 lakh approximately.

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Matter posted for orders to July 1

MARGAO: Mr S B Faria, representing the National Investigating Agency (NIA) as the special public prosecutor in the bomb blast case, on Friday argued that the accused had prepared improvised explosive devices to be planted at five different places to create terror and hatred among members of the public.

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Pernem resident dies in Vasco accident

VASCO: A motorcyclist, identified as Uday Budhaji Parab (35), a native of Khalchawada, Varkhand, Pernem but who was presently residing at Headland-Sada, was crushed to death when he came under the rear wheels of a loaded truck in an accident reported near St Andrew’s Church Square in Vasco on Friday morning, at around 9 a.m.

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Ensure government funds for welfare of people

By Chandrakant Gawas

Endorsing Dr Nandkumar Kamat’s article – ‘Three years of political fire fighting’ published recently in this daily, which said "it is the corruption in the administration which has emboldened the violators of laws, in Goa, and that during the two months of IFFI the entire administration slows down, that expenditure on IFFI has totally been unproductive, Goa would miss nothing if IFFI is not held at all. … Public funds are siphoned liberally."

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