VASCO: A case has been registered against the Revenue Minister, Mr Jose Philip D’ Souza and his 93 supporters for rioting and causing hurt to the former tourism minister, Mr Francisco alias Mickky Pacheco, while he was having his dinner at a hotel in Vasco on Tuesday evening, informed the Vasco police.Read More »
VASCO: A two-member Portuguese delegation visited the Mormugao Solid Waste Treatment Plant at Headland-Sada on Wednesday.
The delegation visited the plant on the request of the Environment Minister, Mr Aleixo Sequeira, who had recently visited Portugal.
MAPUSA: Ward 3 in Mapusa that is a general ward is the only ward in Mapusa to have the highest number of candidates contesting the ensuing civic elections.Read More »
PANAJI: The National Fishworkers Forum (NFF) has called for an all India strike on October 29 to protest the draft coastal regulation notification 2010 which is threatening the livelihood of lakhs of fishermen across the country even as the draft notification has been outright rejected by the forum.Read More »
VASCO: A 15-year-old girl committed suicide by hanging herself with the help of a nylon rope at her residence at Cortalim on Wednesday. According to Verna police, the deceased was studying in class IX and had returned home after answering her exam paper.Read More »
BY ABDUL RAUF BEIG | NT NETWORK
PANAJI: Even as the state is observing the vigilance week, enquiries with the vigilance department revealed that around 79 per cent of the complaints received (a large majority of which were anonymous) from the public against government servants in the state did not have any basis for proceeding against the government employees.Read More »
PANAJI: The Commissioner for NRI Affairs, Mr Eduardo Faleiro, on Tuesday, said the Goa has to grow and that good infrastructure like good roads, which will meet the requirements of the people for the next 25 years needs to be put in place.Read More »
PERNEM: Ward number 8 of the Pernem municipality, which is a general ward, will witness a multi-cornered fight during the municipal elections.Read More »
PONDA: Mr Kishore Naik, was on Tuesday elected as the new chairperson of the Ponda Municipal Council.
He was the lone candidate for the post which had fallen vacant after six councillors joined hands and moved no confidence motion, which ultimately led to the ouster of Mr Pradeep Naik as the chairperson.Read More »
PANAJI: The state unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s Yuva Morcha on Tuesday presented a memorandum to the postmaster general for Goa region demanding appointment of Goans, while filling various posts in the post offices located in the region.Read More »