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Two armed cops to be posted at GMC’s casualty ward

NT NETWORK Panaji The Indian Medical Association’s Goa branch on Monday said  that  Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has assured  deployment of  two armed cops in the casualty (emergency) ward of the Goa Medical College and Hospital, Bambolim, for the protection of doctors on duty. Senior member of the association, Dr Shekhar Salkar claimed that Sawant has promised that adequate security …

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11 tourists injured as mob targets outstation vehicles at Chopdem

NT NETWORK Mapusa A day after the tragic accident on the Siolim-Chopdem bridge after which a mob attacked a vehicle, another incident of a mob targeting vehicles from outside the state was reported at Chopdem wherein eleven tourists were beaten and two vehicles were damaged for alleged rash driving and carrying alcohol bottles. Pernem police have arrested a duo in …

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Father, son killed in accident on Siolim-Chopdem bridge

Wife and a friend battling for life in GMC; irate crowd sets SUV from Mumbai on fire paralysing vehicular traffic for nearly five hours Mapusa/Panaji: In a tragic accident on the Siolim-Chopdem bridge, a 62-year-old man from Morjim and his 25-year-old son were killed after a Maharashtra-registered vehicle rammed into their car early Sunday morning. Enraged by the fatal accident, …

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Two anganwadis in Priol ‘shifted’ to residential premises

Nirgosh Gaude | NT Ponda: With slow pace of repair work of government primary schools, two anganwadis in Priol are presently running from private houses since last week. These are the cases of Apewal and Magilwada government primary schools, of which one is almost without a roof due to ongoing construction work. As per information, the delay in starting the …

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Men in Blue make it 7-0 over Pakistan with 89 runs win (via D/L method)

Manchester: Rohit Sharma produced an elegant hundred before Kuldeep Yadav flummoxed the Pakistani batsmen as India inflicted a humiliating 89-run defeat on their archrivals in a much-hyped World Cup match, which eventually turned to be a lop-sided affair. Chasing a stiff 337-run target, Pakistan were already down and out when rain stopped play after 35 overs. They had managed just …

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Colgate Palmolive keeps India smiling

Taking forward its belief that, everyone deserves a future they can smile about, Colgate-Palmolive (India) Ltd., launched the Keep India Smiling (KIS) mission. The mission is the company’s commitment to provide foundation support to over 20 million people every year for a future they can smile about. The mission includes the company’s long running, pan-India flagship programs, like, Bright Smiles …

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Piped gas for Goans: So close and yet SO far

Goa’s piped gas project the commissioning of which is highly delayed got its first boost recently with Crompton and Greaves, Kundaim, the first company in the state signing the gas purchase agreement with Goa Natural Gas Pvt. Ltd. (GNG), the company that is implementing the project. “Crompton and Greaves signed for 1,000 standard cubic meters per day (scmd) of gas. …

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Kamat lends support to taxi operators in fight against GoaMiles

NT NETWORK  Margao  Former chief minister Digambar Kamat has joined the bandwagon to oppose the government backed app-based taxi service saying the government should support local youth who turn to self employment instead of seeking employment from the government. Extending his full support, the Margao MLA said that taxi, rickshaw or motorcycle taxi pilots have openly supported him each time during elections …

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‘Vayu’ delays monsoon arrival in Goa by 5 days

NT NETWORK Panaji The arrival of monsoon in Goa will be delayed by five more days due to the very severe cyclonic storm ‘Vayu’ that skirted the Gujarat coast on Thursday, said the India Meteorological Department (IMD). The IMD had earlier predicted that monsoon would arrive in the state by June 15 but with the Cyclone ‘Vayu’ draining away all …

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CM draws PM’s attention to mining, Mhadei, Mopa

NT NETWORK Panaji During his address at the NITI Aayog meeting in New Delhi on Saturday, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant raised the issue of mining tangle, Mhadei water dispute and Mopa international airport besides other issues pertaining to Goa. Sawant, along with the chief ministers of other states, attended the fifth meeting of NITI Aayog under the chairmanship of Prime …

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