Wednesday , 14 November 2018

Goa News

Mapusa bank curbs: shareholders forum makes fresh appeal to RBI

NT NETWORK   MAPUSA The shareholders of Mapusa Urban Co-operative Bank met the general manager of Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Panaji requesting to grant relaxation on withdrawals and also for the state registrar of co-operative societies to intervene in the matter and appoint an administrator. Shareholders forum comprising of Rajsingh Rane, Paresh Raikar, Kiran Shirodkar, Yeshwant Gawandalkar and Resham ... Read More »

Rallyists denounce demand for ban on Sanatan Sanstha

PONDA: Denouncing the demand for a ban on the Sanatan Sanstha,  members of several Hindu organisations took out a protest rally on Sunday in Ponda claiming that “innocent Hindus” have been arrested in the Naalasopara explosives seizure  case.   Please like & share: Read More »

Chimbel villagers seek white paper on IT park

CHIMBEL: The gram sabha of the Chimbel village panchayat on Sunday demanded that a white paper must be brought out on the proposed IT park within a fortnight. Please like & share: Read More »

Seva Dal to ‘expose’ Modi govt failure on fuel prices

PANAJI: The Congress’ grassroots front organisation, the Seva Dal, will be launching a stir over the hike in petrol, diesel and LPG prices from September 30. Members of the Seva Dal will be distributing leaflets highlighting failures of the Modi government. Please like & share: Read More »

Special gram sabhas on Oct 2 for electoral roll revision exercise 

MARGAO: A special summary revision of electoral rolls was held at polling booths in Margao. This exercise began in the state on September 1 and will continue till October 31. It will also be taken up at special gram sabhas scheduled on October 2. Please like & share: Read More »

Tar-Bastora underpass: commuters to get temporary relief during Ganesh

MAPUSA: The underpass along the NH17 at Tar-Bastora will be temporary thrown open on Tuesday in view of the Ganesh Chaturthi celebration, mainly to avoid traffic congestion and inconvenience to people during the festival period. At present, commuters have to travel one kilometer extra to reach the town.    Please like & share: Read More »

Parra villagers question NGPDA member secretary over ‘unclear’ land use map

PARRA: The residents of Parra, under the banner of Calangute Constituency Forum, met the member secretary of NGPDA R K Pandita to clear the apprehensions in their mind over the use of white colour for marking hills on the land use map of Arpora-Nagoa and Parra. Please like & share: Read More »

Government to notify Curtorim as biodiversity heritage site

MARGAO: The member secretary of the Goa State Biodiversity Board Pradip Sarmokadam on Saturday said that within the next fifteen days, the state government will notify Curtorim as a biodiversity heritage site (BHS). Please like & share: Read More »

6186 cases booked under COTPA in first six months of 2018

MARGAO: South Goa police stations have booked 6,186 cases for the first six months of this year under the Goa Prohibition of Smoking and Spitting Act. In the year 2017 a total number of 2,782 cases were booked while in 2016 South Goa police stations had booked 1480 cases. Please like & share: Read More »

Residents from Nerul peeved as garbage washes ashore

NERUL: The garbage menace at Coco beach, Nerul has reached an alarming rate making it unsuitable for traditional fishing activities. According to Nerul villagers, the garbage has washed ashore over the past few days. Please like & share: Read More »