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RM Salgaocar HSS holds annual day

NT KURIOCITY Vidya Vikas Mandal’s, RM Salgaocar Higher Secondary School held its annual day and prize distribution function. Chief guest for the day was the manager of the school managing committee and the principal of Shree Damodar College of Commerce and Economics, Prita Mallya while guest of honour was principal of VVM’s, Vidya Vikas Academy, Joble Bijoy. Also present on …

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3rd state finance panel to be set up soon

NT NETWORK Panaji Chief Minister Pramod Sawant Friday said that the government will soon constitute the third state finance commission. During its interaction with the Chief Minister, the 15th Finance Commission observed that the Goa government has been irregular in constituting state finance commissions and has not implemented recommendations of any of the two state finance commissions so far in spite of having …

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SPECIAL STORY: Tiger-killers in prison; Dhangar women & children live in fear & despair

Why did tiger-friendly Dhangars from Sattari kill a tigress and her three cubs? Because the forest officials simply did not respond while the tigress kept on killing their cattle. And now after all the males in the family put behind the bars for the crime, the three families living in the outskirts are completely shaken. Their children cannot go to …

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CAA, NRC not for Indian Muslims: Modi

New Delhi: Accusing the opposition of pursuing “divide and rule politics” and stoking violence over the amended citizenship law, Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted on Sunday that the legislation and the NRC have nothing to do with Indian Muslims as he sought to assuage their concerns amid widespread protests. Strongly defending the contentious law, he said at a rally here …

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Any senior citizen can avail of Free Legal Aid Service: Prasad

Panaji: The principal of V M Salgaonkar College of Law, Dr M R K Prasad, on Monday, stated that he does not agree with what happened in Hyderabad with the rape accused, as “we are a part of the civil society and the purpose of the law is to provide justice.” Addressing the senior citizens at B N Melwani Recreation …

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Tasting real Sichuanese fare

Vir Sanghvi Almost all of the Chinese food we eat in India is Sichuanese, claims-to-be-Sichuanese or is clearly influenced by the flavours of Sichuan. This was not always so, but ever since the Taj group launched the Golden Dragon in Mumbai in 1974 and then, the House of Ming in Delhi in 1978, Indians have been crazy about teekha Chinese …

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BJP accuses Chidambaram of violating bail condition

New Delhi: The BJP on Thursday accused Congress leader P Chidambaram of violating bail conditions by claiming to have a very clear record as a minister, and said the case against him was essentially about corruption he was allegedly involved in as the finance minister. Union minister Prakash Javadekar told reporters that the claim of Chidambaram, who was released on …

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Construction of office by Vijai: SGPDA to issue stop-work notice

Margao: South Goa Planning and Development Authority (SGPDA), on Thursday, decided to issue a stop-work notice over the construction of office by former town and country planning minister Vijai Sardesai.  Speaking to reporters after the meeting, the chairman Wilfred D’Sa said that “the board has decided to serve a stop-work notice to Estate Firm at Danvodem, owned  by Sardesai, based …

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Soon all special children to go to school: CM

NT NETWORK Panaji Maintaining that at the national level, Goa has highest number of special children – 75 per cent of such children – receiving education in the schools, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday said that efforts are being made through the department of social welfare, to ensure that cent per cent special children in the state would attend …

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Bondvol lake on way to become wetland

NT NETWORK Panaji The Goa State Wetland Authority has decided to declare as a wetland  the Bondvol lake in Santa Cruz village of Tiswadi taluka. The decision was taken at the sixth meeting of the GSWA, which was chaired by Environment Minister Nilesh Cabral, who is  also the chairman of the authority. The GSWA members attending the meeting arrived at …

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