Friday , 19 April 2019

Goa News

Garbage disposal, house tax issues dominate Curtorim gram sabha

MARGAO : Garbage and house tax assessment issue was discussed at the Curtorim gram sabha held on Sunday. Though there were less than fifteen members present for the gram sabha they cornered the sarpanch Rui Menezes on the garbage disposal issue. Please like & share: Read More »

Locals oppose housing board proposal in Chinchinim

MARGAO: Chinchinim villagers have united to unanimously oppose the housing board proposal to identify land in the village. The villagers received a short in the arm after neighbouring Sarzora panchayat also passed a unanimous resolution opposing the housing project in neighbouring villages of Dramapur and Chinchinim. Please like & share: Read More »

Bandora sarpanch cornered over mega housing project

PONDA: Issues of mega housing project at Katamgal Farmagudi, alleged suspicious activities of a Sanstha and alleged scam in the garbage collection rocked the six hour Bandora gram sabha which was held on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

Nuvem VP plans house tax reassessment

MARGAO : The villagers of Nuvem on Sunday collectively resolved to oppose the proposal of the Housing Board to acquire land in the village of Nuvem. The issue was raised by Zarina D’Cunha at the gram sabha held on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

‘Unable’ to meet GWMC norms: Saligao plant operator to GSPCB

PANAJI: The operator of integrated waste treatment plant at Saligao has expressed its inability to meet the standards laid down under consent to operate due to lack of cooperation from its parent departments- department of science & technology and Goa Waste Management Corporation (GWMC) to restrict the quantity as well as supply of properly segregated waste to the facility for ... Read More »

Spots identified at check posts for setting up QCI labs to test fish

PANAJI: The state government has identified different places at check posts for setting up Quality Council of India’s (QCI) laboratory for checking of fish samples from the trucks arriving at the state borders from the neighbouring states and is currently awaiting approval of the finance department. Please like & share: Read More »

Dedication, sincerity are cop’s vital tools: Colaco

A police officer has to be just and ensure that he performs his duties in accordance with the law and ensure that rule of law prevails, says Deputy Superintendent of Police (DySP) Edwin Colaco. He was recently selected for award of the Union Home Minister’s medal for excellence in investigation for the year 2018. In an interview with Amresh Parab, ... Read More »

Mapusa-Acoi to Karaswada road stretch continues to be in a bad condition

ARPITA SRIVASTAV | NT MAPUSA: The ‘busiest’ road stretch between Mapusa-Acoi and Karaswada junction continues to cause hardship to the motorists and riders as the contractor has failed to complete the hot-mix carpeting of it, the work order for which awarded three years ago. Please like & share: Read More »

‘Crushing season’ at Sanjivani sugar factory ends in 77 days

PONDA: With the drop in sugarcane production in the state as well as sugarcane supply from the neighboring states, annual crushing season at the Sanjivani sugar factory at Dharbandora ended within 77 days on Friday. Please like & share: Read More »

Vijai: will try to begin work on kabrastan before enforcement of model code

MARGAO: Fatorda legislator and Minister for Town and Country Planning Vijai Sardesai,  on Saturday, said that he will try his best to begin the work on new kabrastan for Muslims before the imposition of the model code of conduct in view of the  upcoming Lok  Sabha elections. Please like & share: Read More »