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Police to summon suspended forensic dept HOD for questioning

PANAJI: Crime branch police probing the Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMC) body goof-up case will summon again for questioning Dr Edmundo Rodrigues the suspended head of the department of forensic medicine and toxicology, Please like & share: Read More »

FDA shuts down 16 stalls at Colva Fama fair

MARGAO: Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) officials conducted inspections and shut down 16 stalls at the Colva Fama fair after they were found to be violating safety measures. Please like & share: Read More »

GSMFDC seeks financial assistance for infrastructure developments

PANAJI: The Goa State Minority Finance and Development Corporation Limited chairman, Jose Orlando Menezes and vice chairman Ashma Sayed along with the director of Social Welfare SV Naik and deputy director Santan Fernandes held a meeting with the member of the National Commission for Minorities, Government of India, Khurshid Dastoor. Please like & share: Read More »

GSMFDC seeks financial assistance for infrastructure developments

PANAJI: The Goa State Minority Finance and Development Corporation Limited chairman, Jose Orlando Menezes and vice chairman Ashma Sayed along with the director of Social Welfare SV Naik and deputy director Santan Fernandes held a meeting with the member of the National Commission for Minorities, Government of India, Khurshid Dastoor. Please like & share: Read More »

Central govt’s housing scheme fails to take off in South Goa

ROQUE DIAS | NT   MARGAO As many as 817 applications received by the Goa State Urban Development Agency (GSUDA) from Margao citizens a year ago, seeking assistance for housing under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Housing For All (PMAY) scheme are gathering dust for want of land. According to sources, the authorities are struggling to find land in the busy Margao town and ... Read More »

Vegetables you eat may be unsafe for consumption

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Beware! The vegetables and green peas you eat could be unsafe for human consumption, as malachite green – a hazardous toxic dye is being used by vendors to give the vegetables that are available in the local market the green colour. According to sources in the Food and Drugs Administration (FDA), malachite green is a common ... Read More »

Fireworks at BJP core committee meet over induction of Congmen

NT NETWORK PANAJI The state Bharatiya Janata Party core committee meeting held on Wednesday witnessed fireworks over the recent induction of the two Congressmen namely Subhash Shirodkar and Dayanand Sopte into the BJP, with some of the core committee members predicting that such things would largely damage the future prospects of the party in Goa. A core committee member, Laxmikant ... Read More »

Sudin, Vijai to meet Amit Shah today

NT NETWORK PANAJI The scheduled Wednesday meeting between national president of the Bharatiya Janata Party Amit Shah and Goa Forward Party (GFP) president Vijai Sardesai as well as senior leader of the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) Ramakrishna ‘Sudin’ Dhavalikar was cancelled. The two leaders of the political parties supporting the state government will now meet Shah Thursday morning. Sardesai and Dhavalikar, ... Read More »

Import of leaders will damage BJP’s reputation, says Francis

NT NETWORK MAPUSA Senior BJP leader and Mapusa MLA Francis D’Souza has said that poaching of Congress MLAs was not required for the BJP, as it will amount to ‘additional baggage’ and bring a bad name to the party. D’Souza was speaking to this daily over phone from USA where he is presently undergoing medical treatment. He said, “We have ... Read More »

Shirodkar, Sopte joined BJP unconditionally: Tendulkar

NT NETWORK PANAJI Stating that the recent entry of the two Congressmen namely Subhash Shirodkar and Dayanand Sopte into the Bharatiya Janata Party is a part of its ‘Congress-mukt Bharat’ (Congress-less India) strategy, the state BJP unit on Wednesday maintained that Shirodkar and Sopte joined the BJP unconditionally and out of their own will, and not even a paisa was ... Read More »