Saturday , 22 September 2018

Goa News

Finally, Goa Dairy convenes annual meet

PONDA: Giving into the demands of farmers and abiding by the order by Registrar of Cooperative Society, Goa Dairy’s Board of Directors has finally convened annual general body meeting (AGM) of its stakeholders on September 2. The decision was taken during a meeting held in the dairy premises on Monday. Please like & share: Read More »

Sexual exploitation of woman cop: PSI’s blood sample to be tested

PANAJI: Police sub-inspector Gautam Shetkar against whom the Crime Branch police had registered FIR for allegedly sexually exploiting a 20-year-old woman police constable and for abetting her suicide was taken for medical examination at the Goa Medical College and Hospital, Bambolim on Monday. Please like & share: Read More »

Secretariat Complex gets Wi-Fi connectivity 

PANAJI: The Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, on Monday, launched the state-of-the-art Wi-Fi network for the Goa Secretariat Complex and ministerial block at Porvorim. Please like & share: Read More »

‘Heel To Heal’ relaunched

PANAJI: Health Minister Vishwajit Rane, on Monday, relaunched ‘Heel To Heal,’ Goa government’s comprehensive newborn screening programme after a gap of five years, which will enable the medical practitioners in identifying metabolic disorders amongst the infants and taking measures to ensure the babies lead a healthy life. Please like & share: Read More »

Transport dept issues guidelines on vehicle alteration

PANAJI: The transport department has issued guidelines, asking its registration wing to permit alteration in a vehicle if it does not affect the basic feature or structure of the vehicle. Please like & share: Read More »

GCZMA examining 11 applications for regularisation of CRZ structures

NT NETWORK   PANAJI The Goa Coastal Zone Management Authority (GCZMA) has received a total of 11 applications a day before the end of deadline to regularise projects that had been constructed without violating the Coastal Regulatory Zone (CRZ) rule but failed to obtain prior clearance. The last date for submitting the recommendation to the Ministry of Environment, Forests and ... Read More »

Vijai wants retirement age fixed for politicians

NT NETWORK   PONDA Expressing the need to replace older politicians with new faces, Town and Country Planning Minister Vijai Sardesai, who is also the president of Goa Forward Party, demanded that a retirement age be fixed for politicians to pave the way for entry of young generation. Speaking during the inauguration of the party’s office at Ponda, Sardesai, without ... Read More »

Aquem-Baixo gram sabha lays thrust on garbage, traffic issues

NT NETWORK   MARGAO The village panchayat of Aquem-Baixo discussed garbage, traffic issues at its gram sabha held on Sunday. The panchayat also placed the village’s gram panchayat development plan (GPDP). Though only a handful of people were present for the gram sabha, sarpanch Siddesh Bhagat said people’s grievances pertaining to garbage and traffic were heard even though there were ... Read More »

1 booked for obstructing lady PSI on duty, insulting modesty at Dabolim

NT NETWORK   VASCO The Dabolim airport police, on Sunday, registered offences against Nerry D’Souza for allegedly obstructing a lady police sub-inspector attached to the Dabolim airport traffic cell, while discharging her lawful duty and for insulting her modesty. The police informed that the accused, who was driving Mahindra Thar jeep, bearing registration no-GA-03-R-4988 was stopped at the arrival gate ... Read More »