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Feast of Our Lady of Rosary celebrated with pomp at Navelim

NT NETWORK   MARGAO The Feast of Our Lady of Rosary was celebrated with traditional pomp and fervour with large number of devotees from all over Goa thronging to Navelim Church to participate in the festivities even as most parts of the village had to put up with power shortage for nearly two hours. The electricity department was left red ... Read More »

Milad-un-Nabi celebrated in Goa

NT NETWORK   MARGAO/VALPOI Thousands of Muslims on Wednesday celebrated Eid Milad-un-Nabi with processions that commenced from the Malbhat Masjid and culminated at the Ravindra Bhavan circle. The procession was personally monitored by district collector Dr Tariq Thomas, and SP South Arvind Gawas. The procession started at 3.15 pm and people from Housing board areas joined the group at Malbhat ... Read More »

Senior bureaucrats should be probed for corruption: Lobo

NT NETWORK   CALANGUTE There is a need for conducting an investigation into the “corruption committed by some senior  bureaucrats in state,” said Calangute MLA Michael Lobo, and added that they have amassed assets disproportionate to their known source of income during their many years of service, and so have become lethargic and do not care for the people of ... Read More »

Rs 9 lakh stolen from ATM at Arambol

NT NETWORK   MAPUSA Yet another incident of theft from ATM was reported in the Pernem taluka on Tuesday as some unknown person targeted the ATM booth of a nationalised bank along the main road at Arambol, and decamped with cash amounting to Rs 9.06 lakh. According to the Pernem police, the incident took place early Tuesday morning – an ... Read More »

Civil society members give 48 hours to CM to quit

NT NETWORK   TALEIGAO Around 70-80 members of civil society along with Congress MLAs, NCP and Shiv Sena representatives on Tuesday took out a protest march to the Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar’s private residence at Taleigao and submitted a representation to the SDM demanding that Parrikar should quit in 48 hours’ time, failing which they would launch a state-wide agitation. ... Read More »

‘Tulsi Vivah’

A family at Taleigao performs ‘Tulsi Vivah’ at their residence on Tuesday during ‘Vhodli Diwali’ celebration Please like & share: Read More »

Cong ‘working’ on becoming party to MGP’s plea

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Welcoming the move of the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party, that has filed a petition in the High Court to quash and set aside a decision taken whereby the Speaker of Goa Assembly accepted resignations of Subhash Shirodkar and Dayanand Sopte from the membership of state legislative Assembly, the Congress on Tuesday asked MGP to withdraw their support ... Read More »

Colva beach cleaning work commences

NT NETWORK   COLVA After un-segregated garbage ‘subjected’ tourists to inhale stench for some days, the Colva beach, on Tuesday, finally saw the garbage that was collected over the weekend being cleared. Till Monday, mixed garbage was seen collected along the Colva beach stretch that is frequented by a number of tourists. Speaking to this daily, a labourer working at ... Read More »

Religious fervour to mark Margao Dindi festival

NT NETWORK   MARGAO Religious fervour has gripped Margao and its vicinity with the famous two-day Dindi festival of Margao set to start on Tuesday. This is the 109th year of the celebrations in Margao. For the first time, the festivities will be held at the newly-built Hari Mandir temple near Adarsh School in Pajifond-Margao. President of Shree Hari Mandir ... Read More »

MMC seals 10 shops, clears encroachments in Margao

NT NETWORK   MARGAO Ten shops in the heart of Margao town were on Monday sealed by the Margao Municipal Council (MMC) as they were found to be operating without trade licences. The MMC officials also cleared several encroachments over drainages that were done by the shopkeepers in the cloth merchant lane. MMC chairperson Babita Prabhudesai, chief officer Siddivinayak Naik, ... Read More »