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Govt rolls up its sleeves to avoid cutback in GMC’s MBBS seats

BY ABDUL RAUF BEIG | NT PANAJI: The government has galvanised itself into action following the report of Medical Council of India recommending to the central government not to give permission to admit fourth batch of 150 students to the undergraduate course in medicine at the Goa Medical College and decided to speed up completion of the infrastructure required to …

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Sunburn, Supersonic complied with sound restrictions

PANAJI: Except for a stray incident, no noise pollution was caused during the two EDMs that were held in the state recently.  Both Goa State Pollution Control Board (GSPCB) and Goa Coastal Zone Management Authority (GCZMA) have said that the organisers of Sunburn and Supersonic festivals had complied with the norms set by them while issuing the permissions.

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Goods seized from Margao market

MARGAO:  In an anti-encroachment drive, Margao Municipal Council (MMC) on Friday seized goods worth Rs 25,000, informed the market inspector Anil Shirodkar.

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AirAsia tragedy: Rescuers recover 22 bodies

Jakarta/Singapore: The wreckage and bodies of people on board the ill-fated AirAsia jet that mysteriously crashed on Sunday are spread over an area of 5 km in the Java Sea although search teams recovered 22 bodies and believe that many passengers are still strapped to their seats.

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Tourist attractive Collem needs mini-hospital

By Sanjay Borkar | NT PONDA: Collem a rural village in Dharbandora taluka with a population of around 8,000 is a famous tourist’s attraction for the Dudhsagar waterfalls. Nevertheless the Collem Rural Medical Dispensary (RMD) has failed to meet the expectations of the people.

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Hat-trick hero Ozbey fires Dempo to crushing win

MARGAO: Tolgay Ozbey hit a magnificent hat-trick and in-form Romeo Fernandes contributed with one goal as Dempo SC hammered Sporting Clube de Goa 4-1 to enhance their chances of making it to the semifinals of the 36th edition of Federation Cup from Group A, at Nehru Stadium, Fatorda on Thursday evening.

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Centre giving push to scientific fishing

PANAJI:  Advising the National Institute of Oceanography to review its work during the past 49 years, connect the marine science with the people by knowing their actual problems, and ensure change in the dimension of its activities for achieving perceptible and measurable impact,

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Young Stars of Tiatr

By Maria Fernandes | NT KUriocity Rooted in the working class or the lower middle class, the Goan tiatr is the most popular and vibrant theatrical entertainment for Goans. It not only expresses their trials, tribulations, hopes and aspirations but is also a tool that highlights major issues. In recent years tiatr has attained a high degree of professionalism with …

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