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Parking woes parked in Margao

  The vexed parking issue in Margao, the commercial capital of Goa, has remained unresolved for last few decades.  The failure of the successive governments in addressing the problem has further compounded the situation with the increase in the number of vehicles. ‘The Navhind Times’ senior reporter ROQUE  DIAS finds out why the efforts of these authorities could not  bear ... Read More »

7.7-kg gold worth Rs 2.15 crore seized at Dabolim

NT NETWORK VASCO Air intelligence unit of Commissionerate of Customs at Dabolim airport thwarted an attempt of gold smuggling at the Dabolim international airport, during the wee hours on Thursday, and seized 7.705 kilogramme of gold, valued around Rs 2.15 crore, from the possession of an international passenger Sajeed Ahmed Ekkier (44), a native of Bhatkal, Karnataka, after he arrived ... Read More »

Abolish entry toll on Goa registered commercial vehicles: AGPBOA

NT NETWORK   MAPUSA The All Goa Private Bus Owners Association has demanded immediate abolition of the entry toll which was recently implemented by the PWD department on Goa registered commercial vehicles. AGPBOA has demanded a CBI inquiry into the matter. On Thursday, AGPBOA had staged a one-day dharna at Dhargal check post demanding the immediate abolition of entry tax on ... Read More »

Youthful Ambelim SC making big strides

MINOO FERNANDES | NT In a team sports such as football, the ideal composition preferred by teams to get better results generally happens to be a blend of youth and experience. However Ambelim SC — a football club from Salcete taluka — seem to have defied that notion as their youthful team which averages between 20-23 years of age has ... Read More »

Fresh water fish in demand as fishing ban reduces supplies

  By Bhiva Parab | NT PANAJI : With the ban on mechanised fishing coming into effect, the demand for freshwater fish has increased manifold. Even people disliking the fish take to freshwater fish during the rainy season as fish is scarce in markets across the state. Please like & share: Read More »

National Food Security Act may be implemented from Sept: Gaunekar

  VASCO : Director of civil supplies and consumer affairs, Vikas Gaunekar said that although the state government has set the target of implementing the National Food Security Act, 2013 in the state by October 1, the department of civil supplies and consumer affairs is trying to roll out the scheme much earlier before, at least by the end of ... Read More »

Police to get tough on women, child exploiters: DIG

  PANAJI : With an aim to reduce the demand for prostitution, an NGO, ARZ in association with Goa police has come out with a poster to educate tourist as well as public, that ‘selling or purchasing sex is a crime’. Please like & share: Read More »

52-yr-old woman murdered at Sada

  VASCO : A 52-year-old woman Rukmini Kanse was brutally murdered by some unknown persons while staying in a rented house located at a secluded area at Bharatline Bogda in Headland-Sada Mormugao on Wednesday afternoon. Please like & share: Read More »

AAP law minister arrested over fake degree, resigns

  NEW DELHI : Delhi Law Minister Jitendra Singh Tomar was in police lock up Tuesday night highlighting the face-off between the Centre and the capital’s AAP government after his arrest by police on charges of possessing fake degrees. Please like & share: Read More »

Eviction notices to residents of 34 Baina structures in HTL

  VASCO : Declaring around one-kilometre stretch of coast from Ravindra Bhavan complex, Baina to Katem Baina as unsafe for human habitation, office of deputy collector and sub-divisional magistrate Mormugao has decided to issue eviction notices to 34 structures which are located within high tide zone along Baina beach. Please like & share: Read More »