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Flight passenger complains of chest pain midair, dies

  VASCO: A Chennai-bound Muscat Oman Air flight made an emergency landing at Dabolim airport on Thursday early morning after an Omani woman passenger Sheikha Rathi Al Maskari (66) complained of severe chest pain and died subsequently.

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Escaping into Romance

  Danuska Da Gama I NT KURIOCITY Safina Khan Soudagar’s tryst with the romance genre began early in life. The debutante author is looking forward to the release of ‘Arranged Love Marriage’. Ask her why she titled her debut novel so the 22-year-old says there was no particular reason behind the name: “We were going through the ideas. We were …

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Parish youth Nuvem reach semis

  Benaulim : Parish Youth, Nuvem  hammered  Varca SC 5-0 to enter the semifinals of 4th St Sebastian Cup tournament played at St John, the Baptist grounds, Benaulim on Thursday.

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Tiatrist apologises for assault on director by wife

NT NETWORK MARGAO Condemning assault on tiatr director Conception de Tuem, Francis de Tuem, political singer and director, on Wednesday, apologised to tiatr lovers saying his wife acted in a fit of anger. Addressing the media, he said he was unaware that things would take such a turn. “My wife told me that she was going to watch tiatr ‘Answer’, …

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Uproar over Arlekar’s statement that oppn has no issues and is wasting House time

NT NETWORK PANAJI The state legislative assembly, at the beginning of the Question Hour on Wednesday, witnessed uproarious scenes, with the opposition MLAs taking strong objection to the statement of Panchayati Raj Minister Rajendra Arlekar that they have no issues to discuss, and hence are unnecessarily making noise in the assembly. Leader of the Opposition, interpreted this statement as casting …

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New liquor licences only for persons residing in state for at least 25 yrs: CM

NT NETWORK PANAJI Following allegations of issuing ‘liquor sale’ licence, in an agricultural property, the government on Wednesday assured that it would amend the rules for sale of liquor under the Goa Excise Duty Act and Rules, 1964, allowing issuance of licences for sale of liquor to only those persons, who have been residing in Goa for a minimum of …

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Goa clinches first major victory on Mhadei war

NT NETWORK SANKHALI/PANAJI Giving a major victory to Goa, the Mhadei Water Disputes Tribunal in its interim order on Wednesday rejected Karnataka’s demand for release of 7.5 tmcft of Mhadei river water into the Malaprabha basin. The tribunal, headed by J N Panchal, had heard arguments by counsels for both the states on Tuesday reserving its orders for Wednesday. Karnataka …

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Now, tiatrists swear by self-regulation

NT NETWORK MARGAO Tiatrists on Wednesday unanimously resolved to bring about self-regulation in their tiatrs, vowing to stay off from derogatory and maligning songs. The decision was taken by 400-odd tiatrists, playwrights, lyricists and singers at a meeting. The special meeting was attended after a call was given by some veteran tiatrists and members of the Tiatr Academy of Goa …

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UGDP lacked dedicated leadership, says Viegas

NT NETWORK MARGAO Confessing that the party in the past failed to resolve issues faced by common man due to lack of dedicated leadership, general secretary of United Goans Democratic Party (UGDP) Anacleto Viegas urged youth to join the regional party to save Goa that is ‘leftover’ for Goans. Addressing the media, Viegas said that the national political parties have …

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Mapusa civic body to regularise 26 contractual workers

  MAPUSA: Mapusa Municipal Council (MMC) has resolved to regularise 26 contractual workers who have been employed with the council since 2008. The decision was taken during special council meeting which was held on Tuesday in the municipality.

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