Tuesday , 25 September 2018

Goa News

Lokayukta finds motor driving school operating from a kitchen

PANAJI: In a surprise inspection, the Lokayukta has found one of the motor driving schools in Mapusa occupying a kitchen of a residence as the premises to run the training centre which is in violation of the Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989. Please like & share: Read More »

Plan to centralise literary awards hits a roadblock

PANAJI: The state government could not finalise the modalities for centralising all the literary awards instituted by the state-run institutions in various languages as the three-member high-level committee has not met even once in the last 10 months since its formation. Please like & share: Read More »

Hollant man booked for assaulting wife

VASCO: A woman from Hollant, Vasco was allegedly assaulted by her husband with a scissor causing injuries to both her hands. Verna police have registered an offence against Anuj Sharma in this regard. Police disclosed that as per the complaint lodged by the victim woman, her husband abused her in filthy language and assaulted her with a scissor causing injuries to both ... Read More »

Eid celebrated amidst religious fervour

MARGAO: Muslim brethren across the state celebrated Bakri Eid with religious fervour and joy. People offered prayers across the state.In Margao, people offered prayers at the Sunni Jamia Masjid at Malbhat. Since morning, people attired in traditional clothes gathered in mosques and also some other places. Please like & share: Read More »

Candolim locals draw up village development plan

CANDOLIM: The locals of Candolim were seen in front of the village panchayat preparing a village development plan which is required for getting funds from the central government as per the 14th Finance Commission. A meeting was held of village development committee (VDC) and the panchayat and the villagers. Please like & share: Read More »

Pilerne villagers pay tributes to Vajpayee

PILERNE: The nation has lost a great leader, noble politician, orator and an exceptional human being, said Pilerne sarpanch Amarnath Govekar while garlanding the portrait of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at the panchayat office on Wednesday. Please like & share: Read More »

Students must eye competitive exams for top jobs: Aguiar

PANAJI: Students should eye competitive exams for top jobs, said the information officer of Department of Information and Publicity John Aguiar. Aguiar said that whether it is a government job, or an entrance exam of any course, general knowledge and current affairs have a vital role to play. Please like & share: Read More »

Panzarconi locals seek action against all illegal constructions

MARGAO: Some residents of Cuncolim are upset over the Cuncolim Municipal Council (CMC) chief officer sealing an illegal construction in Panzarconi. The locals further gheraoed in the office on Monday demanding a stop to all illegal constructions in the village. Please like & share: Read More »

Nigerian lands in ANC net with Rs 2.5 lakh worth drugs

PANAJI: Anti Narcotic Cell (ANC) of the Goa police arrested a 30-year-old Nigerian and seized drugs worth around Rs 2.5 lakh during a raid conducted in the wee hours of Wednesday at Baga. Please like & share: Read More »