Friday , 26 April 2019

Goa News

Tourist taxi owners form umbrella body to tackle issues affecting business

SANGOLDA: A new formation of tourist taxi owners has come into being to thwart potential ‘threat’ of GoaMiles taxi app launched by the government. Through association of tourist taxi owners (North and South Goa), taxi owners in the state have come under one banner to tackle issues affecting their business. Please like & share: Read More »

Woman found ‘murdered’ at Nagargao-Sattari

VALPOI: A woman was allegedly found murdered in Kodali village of Nagargao panchayat area in Sattari taluka over suspected property dispute. As per police information, the body was found in a nullah and bore some marks. Please like & share: Read More »

Coast Guard effects medical evacuation of British national

VASCO: Indian Coast Guard successfully undertook a medical evacuation of a British national from passenger vessel ‘Queen Mary-2’ off Goa coast on Thursday. The vessel was on passage to Abu Dhabi from Cochin. Please like & share: Read More »

GMPF demands ‘utmost care’ in filing of affidavit before SC

PANAJI: The Goa Mining People’s Front (GMPF) has demanded an utmost care in the filing of the affidavit before the Supreme Court, challenging the Goa Daman and Diu (Abolition and Declaration of Mining Leases) Act, 1987. Please like & share: Read More »

NGT again extends deadline for submission of CZMP

PANAJI: The principal bench of National Green Tribunal (NGT) has once again extended the deadline for the state government for submitting Coastal Zone Management Plan (CZMP) to the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change till August 31, 2019. Please like & share: Read More »

March 27 new date for 4 HSSC exam papers

PANAJI: The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education has issued a circular regarding new date for examination of the four papers pertaining to the 2019 HSSC examination, which were postponed due to the death of chief minister Manohar Parrikar.  Please like & share: Read More »

Beneficiaries still registering, renewing for DDSSY

MARGAO: As many as 70 people visit the Deen Dayal Swastha Seva Yojana (DDSSY) Kendra at the South Goa Collectorate on a daily basis to register their families under the health scheme under which medical insurance is offered to the entire family. Though the process had been completed last year, many had been left out and are now flocking to ... Read More »

Holi in Panaji

Teenage girls smear coloured powder on each other in Panaji on the occasion to Holi. The popular Hindu spring festival of colours is observed at the end of the winter season on the last full moon of the lunar month Please like & share: Read More »