MARGAO: The South Goa District Collector, Mr Sandeep Jacques, on Tuesday, approved the draft award pertaining to the acquisition of 53,000 square metres of land for garbage plant at Sonsoddo and has fowarded it to the government for its final confirmation.Read More »
VASCO: The Mormugao Municipal Council (MMC) held a special meeting, on Tuesday, to discuss security measures for the upcoming Shree Damodar Bhajani Saptah in the port town of Vasco and chalk out a plan for its smooth celebration.Read More »
PANAJI: The nomination papers of the Congress candidate for the election to the Rajya Sabha were filed on Monday before the returning officer, Mr Yuvraj Naik.Read More »
BY MICHAEL FISHER | NT
MARGAO: Efforts of the director of Industries, Mr Sanjit Rodrigues to harvest rain water and recharge the ground water table at the Verna Industrial Estate (VIE) are set to get a major boost,
BY GLEN COSTA | NT NETWORK
PANAJI: Candidates floated by the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MLA, Mr Francisco Pacheco alias Mickky could poll a sizeable number of votes - anything between 500 to 1000 - and upset the applecart of a number of Congress candidates in the forthcoming state assembly elections.
PANAJI: Stating that the proposed public-private partnership (PPP) in the district hospital at Mapusa would destroy the health sector in the state, the Leader of Opposition, Mr Manohar Parrikar alleged that the process reeked of financial fraud and involved kickbacks.Read More »
PANAJI: The Chief Minister, Mr Digambar Kamat, will listen to the grievances of the people of South Goa District via video conferencing
from 11 a.m. to 12 noon on Tuesday from ministers’ chamber at South Goa Collectorate.
PANAJI: Two persons were rescued by the lifeguards of the Surf Life Saving Goa over the weekend at Colva and Majorda.Read More »
PANAJI: Buoyed by the letter by the Union Environment Minister, Mr Jairam Ramesh, requesting the government to submit a proposal to make the Mhadei region a tiger reserve, Greens in the state are ratcheting up the pressure on the government to get Madhei notified as a tiger reserve.Read More »
PANAJI: The nude body of a 42-year-old woman Poornima Pednekar was recovered from the bushes behind the public toilet at Panaji KTC bus stand in the wee hours of Monday, revealed the Sub Divisional Police Officer, Mr Deu Banavalikar.Read More »