Wednesday , 19 December 2018

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PANAJI: There was a verbal duel between the Congress candidate Surendra Furtado and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers at Boca de Vaca polling booth over the issue of placement of a polling agent, late Friday evening, after the voting was over. Please like & share: Read More »

Rs 79-cr upgradation for four jetties: Avertano

VELIM: In what can be a major boost to fishing activities, Fisheries Minister Avertano Furtado on Friday said that the tenders for upgradation of four jetties, at a cost of over Rs 79 crore, will be floated immediately after the election code of conduct for zilla panchayat polls is lifted. Please like & share: Read More »

Panaji by-poll records 71% voter turnout

PANAJI: As many as 15,704 voters, from among 22,057 eligible voters (10,722 males and 11,335 females),  turned up to record their votes in the electronic voting machines for the by-election to the Panaji assembly constituency held on Friday, thereby registering 71.20 per cent voter turnout. Please like & share: Read More »

Canacona bandharas running out of water

By Albert Fernandes | NT Canacona: With an objective of harvesting water for irrigation around 17 bandharas were constructed by the Canacona irrigation department, Margao, work division IX and work division II.  The bandharas are situated along river Talpona from Cotigao to Ardhofond and along the Gaondongrem river till it meets the Talpona river. Barring a few of the bandharas ... Read More »

Goan tour operators, hoteliers participate in SATTE Delhi

PANAJI: Goa Tourism recently participated at Satte Delhi 2015 with a large size pavilion admeasuring 108 sq mt. This premium travel networking fair which is essentially a B2B format saw participation from four tour operators and six hoteliers from Goa. Please like & share: Read More »

Kejriwal meets Modi, seeks full statehood for Delhi

NEW DELHI:  Two days before he takes oath as Delhi’s chief minister, AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and raised the issue of granting full statehood to the capital. Please like & share: Read More »


PANAJI: Panaji assembly constituency is likely to witness one of the keenest contests in more than a decade with over 22,000 voters set to elect their new representative from among four candidates contesting the by-election to the constituency on Friday. Please like & share: Read More »

Communicating through art

BY NAGUESH RAO SARDESSAI ‘A picture speaks a thousand words,’ goes a saying that Pune based Aparna Deshpande seems to have proved absolutely right. Please like & share: Read More »

Mhadei Water Dispute Tribunal halts Maharashtra works on Virdi dam

Maharashtra government had started the work on Virdi dam eight years ago in order to cater to the industrial and drinking water needs of villages in Dodamarg taluka NT NETWORK SANKHALI:  In a welcome relief to Goa, Mhadei Water Dispute Tribunal on Wednesday passed interim order restraining Maharashtra from proceeding with works on Virdi dam and ordered halt to all works. The tribunal earlier ... Read More »