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NT NETWORK PONDA/PANAJI Vowing to queer the pitch of BJP’s Subhash Shirodkar, Maharastrawadi Gomantak Party president Pandurang ‘Deepak’ Dhavalikar on Thursday began campaigning in the Shiroda constituency, which will see by-poll in the near future. The MGP leaders kicked off the campaign by seeking blessing of deities in the temples falling under the constituency. Dhavalikar, Sanvordem MLA Deepak Pauskar, Abhay ... Read More »

Load testing on third Mandovi bridge begins

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Vice chairman of Goa State Infrastructure Development Corporation (GSIDC) Sidharth Kuncalienkar on Thursday along with GSIDC chairman and MLA Deepak Pauskar and engineers witnessed the load testing of northern approach of underconstruction third Mandovi bridge. Speaking to media persons, Kuncalienkar said that the bridge has been designed so that it can even bear the load of ... Read More »

Cortalim VP up in arms against retaining wall

NT NETWORK   VASCO The Cortalim panchayat members have threatened to break the retaining wall constructed by Dilip Buildcon Ltd (DBL) if the authorities fail to make provision for access to farmers in their fields to move machinery for cultivation. Speaking to this daily, deputy sarpanch of Cortalim Panchayat Raymond De Sa said that the farmers cultivating fields for the ... Read More »

More suitable route for traffic diversion ‘identified’

NT NETWORK   VASCO Minister for Public Works Ramakrishna Dhavalikar on Wednesday carried out an inspection for an alternative route for effecting diversion of traffic proposed in view of Zuari bridge construction. Dhavalikar carried out the inspection along with Cortalim MLA Alina Saldanha, principal chief engineer of PWD Uttam Parsekar and other officials of national highways. Speaking to media, Dhavalikar ... Read More »

Need for ‘chintan baithak’ to woo back quality tourists, says Lobo

NT NETWORK   CALANGUTE Concerned over quality of tourists coming into the state in recent years, Calangute MLA Michael Lobo on Wednesday said tourism stakeholders need to hold a ‘chintan baithak’ before it is too late. The year-end saw a lot of tourists, mostly low budget, coming into the state and flocking to the beaches and creating nuisance of garbage ... Read More »

No year-end business cheer in Calangute

NT NETWORK   CALANGUTE The New Year has come, but it has not been that cheerful for tourism businesses along the Candolim-Calangute-Baga stretch, the reason being several hotels, guest houses, shacks saw dull business during the last week of the year gone by. However, the beaches along this stretch saw hordes of tourists-the low-budget travellers who ushered in the New ... Read More »

GSUDA floats new tender for remaining work of Mapusa fish, meat complex

NT NETWORK   MAPUSA Goa State Urban Development Agency (GSUDA) has floated a tender inviting applications to execute remaining work of Mapusa fish and meat complex, worth Rs 3.40 crore. The GSUDA has terminated the earlier contract after the contractor failed to undertake work of the building in a time-bound manner. The complex, inaugurated in 2014 and spread over an ... Read More »

Books on tiatr and Gopakapattana released

Two books namely ‘Documentation on Tiatr’ and ‘Documentation on Gopakapattana’ were released at the hands of Union Minister for State for AYUSH, Shripad Naik at the recently held India Peace Concert 2018 at Pilar Goa. Please like & share: Read More »

ENTER 2019

A display of fi reworks ushers in New Year on Monday midnight as the illumined casino vessels stand on lazily in the Mandovi in Panaji Please like & share: Read More »

What’s on your 2019 bucket list?

Danuska Da Gama I NT BUZZ When it comes to New Year resolutions, they’re made in a jiffy and end up being broken in the same period of time as well. But, off late, bucket lists have become a trending topic among people, who strive to make sure that its items are crossed off. Travel generally tops the list of ... Read More »