Friday , 19 October 2018

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Tanisi, Siddhant, Urmila, Dhiraj emerge TT champs

PANAJI: Goa’s teen sensation Tanisi Kirtani faced stiff resilience from Urmila Mense before she finally got the better of her resolute rival in five games 9-11, 11-4, 7-11, 11-4, 11-4 to annex the junior girls title at the Panjim Gymkhana’s Table Tennis Open Major Ranking Tournament 2014, that concluded at Campal on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

‘High-command culture’ will intrude in panchayats with govt move: Raia villagers

MARGAO: Raia villagers, during the gram sabha held on Sunday, resolved to oppose the decision of the government to hold panchayat elections on party lines by carrying out an amendment to the Goa Panchayati Raj Act, 2004. They said the ‘high-command culture’ will intrude and chances of neutral candidates winning the elections at the grassroots level will be ruined. Please ... Read More »

Waiting for bumper fish catch

The fishing season made a delayed start this year and hopes remain of a generous catch. In the long run, however, fishing continues to be in troubled waters, with ineffective policy doing little to raise the level of activity, discovers SHOMA PATNAIK Please like & share: Read More »

Mahavir’s statue desecrated in city

PANAJI: Some miscreants have damaged the statue of Bhagvan Mahavir at Bal Vihar Park, Campal in Panaji on Friday. Sources said a complaint was lodged by Bugde, range forest officer, parks and garden, Panaji. The complainant said some unknown persons damaged the statue of Bhagvan Mahavir, thus insulting the religious sentiments. The incident, according to the complainant, was reported before ... Read More »

Mining will resume in next 5 months in state: Parrikar

CURCHOREM:  Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday, reiterated that mining will resume in next five months in the state. Parrikar was speaking after inaugurating fire station at Curchorem. The fire station building has been constructed by the GSIDC at a cost of Rs 12.68 crore. Curchorem MLA Nilesh Cabral, Sanguem MLA Subhash Phaldessai, Sanvordem MLA Ganesh Gaonkar, CCMC chairperson Carmelina ... Read More »

Modi scraps Planning Commission

NEW DELHI: Soviet-style Planning Commission will be replaced soon, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Friday while unveiling his economic agenda inviting global businesses to make India their manufacturing base and launching a financial inclusion scheme for poor families. Please like & share: Read More »