PANAJI: The yoga guru, Baba Ramdev on Saturday said that Mayem villagers were not begging with the government to give ownership to their land but were fighting for their rights in a democratic manner.Read More »
PANAJI: Coming out with a categorical warning that he would visit Goa before the forthcoming assembly election in the state, to expose political bigwigs involved in illegal mining, the yoga guru, Baba Ramdev on Saturday said that he would also hold an agitation, and if required, undertake fast so as to ‘wake up’ the Goans.Read More »
PANAJI: The shareholders of the new Goa Urban Co-operative Bank Ltd (GUCB), will elect a new board on December 11.Read More »
PANAJI: On the first Sunday of Advent, November 27, World Apostolate of Fatima (WAF) held a special prayer service to pray for priests and religious leaders, at Institute Piedade, Panaji.Read More »
PANAJI: Rajya Sabha MP, Mr Shantaram Naik, condemning the attitude of those who say that India is still not a free country, said that this sort of approach is an insult to freedom fighters, freedom movement of the country and the national flag.Read More »
PANAJI: While there is widespread agitation against release of land for settlement and marking of roads upto a width of 25 metres in the Regional Plan 2021, there is a huge demand for release of more land for settlement which according to town and country planning department officials, if granted, would only put extra burden on the existing and overloaded infrastructure creating chaos.Read More »
BY ERWIN FONSECA | NT
MAPUSA: Culverts and small bridges, bad roads, improper signboards are causing traffic congestion in Bardez taluka. No concerted efforts are being made to solve this problem but in the case of one small bridge efforts are underway to build a parallel bridge.
BY JOAO SOUSA M | NT
PONDA: The Rs 400-crore sewerage network project has hit a roadblock at Bandora as recently Bandora gram sabha resolved to oppose the ambitious project, which will cover Ponda town and five villages.
MARGAO: The Margao municipality on Friday officially handed over land at Sonsoddo for kabrastan or burial ground to the Malbhat-based Jama Masjid committee.Read More »
PANAJI: The directorate of higher education (DoHE) has come out with an innovative multi-pronged scheme for attracting scholar students to the degree course in science namely BSc, under which an educational grant of Rs 2,000 will be given to every such student.Read More »