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Hinterland Salcete prefers English

The results of a random survey carried out by The Navhind Times with 145 parents as respondents were published in the newspaper edition. From today we start to publish reports from talukas containing views of parents.

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DoE set to check proformas on MoI choice

PANAJI: The department of education is all set to check the proformas issued to the primary schools for comprehending the choice of the parents as regards the medium of instruction for the respective educational institutions.

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Verna PI transferred over Melvyn death case

PANAJI/VASCO: The government on Wednesday transferred the beleaguered Verna PI, Mr Jivba Dalvi to the police headquarters, "pending inquiry", police officials informed. Arossim locals have been demanding his dismissal alleging his complicity in trying to cover up the alleged murder of Melvyn Gomes.

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Tiracol residents seek intervention of CS

MAPUSA: A delegation of the St Anthony Tenant Mundkar Association led by Mr Francis Rodrigues from Tiracol ward of Kerim panchayat in Pernem on Tuesday called on the Chief Secretary, Mr S K Srivastava and sought his intervention with regards to the illegalities taking place at Tiracol. The delegation also consisted of members from the Goa Bachao Abhiyan.

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HC stops sand extraction in Amona

PANAJI: The High Court of Bombay at Goa on Wednesday ordered to halt sand extraction activity from the Mandovi river in Amona village. A division bench of Mr Justice S A Bhobe and Mr Justice F M Reis said that any sand extraction activity henceforth will be termed as illegal.

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Septuagenarian killed in bus mishap

PANAJI: A 74-year-old person Antonio Francisco Colaco died on the spot when a speeding passenger bus knocked him down while proceeding from Ponda to Panaji on Wednesday afternoon, informed the police officer attached to the Old Goa police station, Ms Disha Mapari.

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