MARGAO: Anthony Travasso, a resident of St Jose de Areal, who was arrested by Maina Curtorim police in an attempted murder case of Ms Chaya Chawan, 30 and her 16-year-old niece, Puja Chawan, was granted conditional bail by children’s court.Read More »
PANAJI: The statement made by senior party leaders in New Delhi about keeping out Mr Francisco Xavier Pacheco of the Nationalist Congress Party from the cabinet headed by Mr Digambar Kamat, has made many state Congress leaders feel that this could rock the alliance between the two alliance partners with the NCP leadership also maintaining adamant postures.Read More »
PANAJI: The churches and chapels resonated with the sound of bells, which along with midnight masses marked the Christmas celebrations in the state, to mark the birth of Lord Jesus. There were grand displays of fireworks also to mark the joyous occasion of arrival of Lord Jesus.Read More »
PANAJI: In a bid to expose the ineffectiveness in the sale of onions by the Goa State Horticulture Corporation (GSHC) at the rate of Rs 35 per kg, to counter the phenomenal rise in the prices of onions, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday made available onions at the rate of Rs 30 per kg, at three centres namely Panaji, Margao and Shiroda.Read More »
PANAJI: The state, on Friday, witnessed last-minute rush for the Christmas preparations, with large crowds thronging markets, shops, bakeries, banks and other establishments.
The weekend will witness all government and private establishments closing down to celebrate the annual global festival.
MARGAO: Several supporters of the former tourism minister and Benaulim MLA, Mr Francisco Xavier Pacheco alias Mickky, on Friday, expressed confidence about his re-induction into the cabinet.Read More »
VALPOI: Two persons were killed in two separate accidents reported in Sattari on Thursday and Friday.Read More »
PANAJI: The state government authorities, on Friday, issued permission to the management of Percept Bombay to hold Sunburn, the three-day mega event at Candolim from Monday onwards.Read More »
MARGAO: The Chief Minister, Mr Digambar Kamat, on Friday, said that he would call a meeting of officials of transport department and others including the All Goa Bus Owners Association (AGBOA), on December 28, at the Secretariat over the issue of hike in permit fee.Read More »
PANAJI: The Congress high command would take a decision on the request made by its alliance partner the Nationalist Congress Party in the state on the inclusion of its legislator, Mr Francisco Xavier Pacheco alias Mickky, in the cabinet headed by Mr Digambar Kamat only after the Christmas celebrations.Read More »