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Set up FDA testing centres in fish markets: Ibrahim  

RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR| NT PANAJI: President of Margao Wholesale Fish Market Association Maulana Ibrahim has said that the state Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) needs to set up testing centres at each of the six to seven major fish markets across Goa, so that the fish consumers, who have stopped buying fish following the formalin controversy are attracted back ... Read More »

‘No adequate awareness on senior citizens protection under welfare act’

PANAJI: Director of social welfare department S Naik on Friday said that very few cases have been dealt with by the maintenance tribunal to provide effective and speedy relief to elderly persons against physical and mental abuse as there has been no enough awareness of protection available to senior citizens in terms of their life and property under the Maintenance ... Read More »

BDO dismissed from service in corruption case

PANAJI: The government has dismissed Mohini Halarnkar, the then block development officer (BDO), Mormugao after a departmental inquiry was proved against her in a corruption case. Please like & share: Read More »

Cavelossim forum disillusioned over panchayat ‘stance’

MARGAO: Members of Cavelossim village forum on Friday expressed disillusionment over the panchayat urging the forum not to make them party to court cases as it was resulting in a lot of expenditure. Please like & share: Read More »

Siltation in state rivers up by 64%: Jayesh

MAPUSA : Minister for Ports Jayesh Salgaonkar said that over the period siltation in rivers in the state has gone up by 64 per cent, thereby affecting navigation. To restore the rivers, he said, dredging will be carried out wherever required, so also cleaning of rivers and strengthening of protection walls. Please like & share: Read More »

Siltation in state rivers up by 64%: Jayesh

MAPUSA : Minister for Ports Jayesh Salgaonkar said that over the period siltation in rivers in the state has gone up by 64 per cent, thereby affecting navigation. To restore the rivers, he said, dredging will be carried out wherever required, so also cleaning of rivers and strengthening of protection walls. Please like & share: Read More »

Sexual assault case: Apna Ghar directed to conduct further inquiry

PANAJI: Unsatisfied with the inquiry report on the alleged sexual assault on a 12-year-old boy at the state run Apna Ghar, Merces, the Directorate of Women and Child Development has directed the deputy director of Apna Ghar to conduct further inquiry and to fix responsibilities. Please like & share: Read More »

25-yr-old held for theft in city

PANAJI: Panaji police arrested Bammaram (25) in connection with an alleged theft at a readymade garment showroom located along the MG Road in the city. Please like & share: Read More »