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Panic grips Valpoi after monkey found dead

NT NETWORK VALPOI A monkey was found dead in the jurisdiction of Valpoi municipality on Sunday, triggering panic among the people over Kyasanur forest disease, which has claimed six lives in the last two years. The people have expressed fear of KFD or ‘monkey fever’ spreading from remote villages likes Mauxi and Pali to Valpoi. “We are afraid. This area …

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People take out rally for madd

NT NETWORK MAPUSA Scores of people from different parts of the state took out a rally on Sunday in Pernem taluka against the declassification of coconut tree. The rally of motorcycles and cars started at Don Khambe, Dhargal, gliding through Vironda and other areas and culminated at the Shree Bhagwati temple at Pernem, where prayers were offered by the rallyists. …

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Chicalim locals demand moratorium on issuance of construction licences

NT NETWORK VASCO Chicalim gram sabha, which was held on Sunday, discussed a wide range of issues such as dumping of garbage along the roadside, installation of mobile towers, installation of water meters at drinking wells besides development works. The gram sabha passed the budget for the financial year 2016-17. The issue of garbage dumping along the roadside at Matvem, …

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Madkai temple idol issue: court orders status quo

NT NETWORK PONDA The Ponda District Court on Saturday kept pending the petition filed by Shri Devi Navdurga Pratishthan against the government of Goa and ordered status quo over installation of new idol of the deity of Goddess Navdurga of Madkai temple by the temple committee. The petition was filed by the Shri Devi Navdurga Pratishthan for a stay on …

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CM emphasises need for preserving state’s rich cultural heritage

NT NETWORK BICHOLIM Emphasizing the need for preserving the rich cultural heritage of the state, the Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said that Goa should not lose its identity. Bhatgram Mahotsav has been successful in depicting the real tradition, culture and folk art, Parsekar said adding the Mahotsav has earned a name and fame in the country. He was addressing the …

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CM assures support for all round development of Bicholim

NT NETWORK BICHOLIM Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar has assured the residents of Bicholim town and members of Bicholim Municipal Council (BMC) that the government has decided to carry out all-round development of Bicholim by sorting out major issues and fulfilling the demands of its residents. Parsekar was speaking late Friday evening at a special meeting of the BMC members along …

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