BICHOLIM: The class XII students of Dnyanprakash Higher Secondary School, Mulgaon-Bicholim undertook the cleaning of the premises of a small temple, located atop Kasinath hill, at Sal near the Goa-Maharashtra border.Read More »
BY MICHAEL FISHER | NT
PANAJI: In an attempt to check the air and water pollution and waste management in the hotel industry, the Goa State Pollution Control Board has decided to subject the hotels to pollution control standards by charging them a pollution NOC fee.
BY SHEIKH JAMALLUDDIN | NT
PANAJI: If the figures available with the police department are to be believed, everyday a two-wheeler is stolen from open parking places in the state. This, despite the cops nabbing several gangs involved in such thefts.
PANAJI: History-sheeter, Michael Fernandes, presently in custody, disclosed that Joe Boy, who is wanted in many cases and is presently absconding, was offered a huge sum to eliminate, Mr Roy Naik, son of the Home Minister, Mr Ravi Naik.Read More »
MARGAO: Concessions for special children, who experience a writing disability, have been introduced and many schools in the state have identified such students, who could take benefit of these relaxations.Read More »
VALPOI: The Health Minister, Mr Vishwajeet Rane on Thursday, filed nomination papers to contest the Valpoi by-election in the presence of his wife, Dr Divya Rane, Chief Minister, Mr Digambar Kamat, president of Goa Pradesh Congress Committee, Mr Subhash Shirodker, Power Minister, Mr Alexio Sequiera, MLA of Pali constituency, Mr Pratap Gawas, vice-chairperson of VMC, Mr Umesh Gulelkar, councillor, Mr Abdul Munir Beig and various sarpanchas and councillors of Valpoi.Read More »
MARGAO: The future of metropolitan India lies in the creation of completely new urban centres, coupled with development of satellite towns around existing metros as one cannot run away from the fact that development is bound to happen, said experts in urban development.Read More »
MARGAO: The Chief Minister, Mr Digambar Kamat, on Thursday, inaugurated the Rs 80-crore work of underground cabling of electrical connections starting from the other side of the railway tracks, near Damodar College in Margao. The Power Minister, Mr Alexio Sequiera was also present.Read More »
PANAJI: The state government has upgraded the security cover to the Home Minister, Mr Ravi Naik in view of threat perception even as both his sons, Mr Ritesh Naik and Mr Roy Naik have been provided with a security cover following inputs received by the state police that there was a possible threat to their security and safety.Read More »
MAPUSA: One Samprit Chandrakant Malvankar, aged 22 and a resident of Anjuna was shot dead by an unidentified assailant at a bar at Anjuna on Wednesday evening. Samprit was a key accused in the Salgaonkar murder case that had rocked Anjuna in November 2009. The father-son duo involved in the murder case were out on bail.Read More »