VASCO: The Mormugao Port Trust on Saturday decided to allow berthing of vessels carrying supplies of ammonia and phosphorous acid at the port on conditions that ZIL would be fully responsible for ensuring safety in this regard by complying with all necessary norms.Read More »
PANAJI: Complaints about people having been trapped and cheated by cyber fraudsters are pouring in, and many Goans have become victims to gimmicks of winning huge prize money in different parts of the state.Read More »
PANAJI: The flag officer commanding Goa area and flag officer naval aviation, Rear Admiral Sudhir Pillai on Saturday said that the new integrated terminal at the civilian enclave of Dabolim airport as well as the expansion work of the airport are well underway and the first phase of the work has already reached level 2, while the second phase all set to start soon.Read More »
PANAJI: The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday received yet another jolt, the second in a little over fortnight, after its legislator from Pernem, Mr Dayanand Sopte, quit his seat in the assembly as well as from the party to join with the ruling Congress party.Read More »
BY RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR | NT
PANAJI: Ayurveda and homeopathy have been two prominent lines of alternative medicine, which are practised in the country for past many centuries.
BY SHAIKH JAMALUDDIN | NT
PANAJI: The Goa fire and emergency services director, Mr Ashok Menon has said that a large number of high-rise buildings in North Goa district have not adhered to fire safety norms.
BY GLENN COSTA | NT
Divar and Vanxim islands are two picturesque islands just a few kilometers and a ferry ride off the capital. A ferry connects Panaji to Divar and from there another ferry connects Divar to Vanxim.
MAPUSA: Mapusa is a commercial town of Bardez. However, the town is also quite popular in the neighbouring talukas of not only Goa but even Maharashtra.Read More »
by RAMESH SAVAIKAR | NT
BICHOLIM: Development has eluded the Mayem village for one reason or the other. The village, which comprises of 11 wards, lacks even basic amenities. The negligent attitude of government towards this village has been quite surprising.
PANAJI: The government has constituted two panels to take care of the issues related to mining including iron ore pricing and process of disposal of the applications for renewal of mining leases.Read More »