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Panjimites spared from paying fresh taxes this year

PANAJI: Panjimites have been spared from paying any fresh taxes for the year 2014-15. The Corporation of the City of Panaji (CCP) on Monday passed a civic budget for the year 2014-15 that places no new burden on its citizens in terms of payment of...

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Vijai dares GVP MLAs to make stance clear on Mopa

Independent MLA Vijai Sardesai has challenged the Goa Vikas Party (GVP) legislators to make their stand on the dual airport issue clear. GVP supremo & Nuvem MLA Francisco 'Mickky' Pacheco & Benaulim MLA Caetano 'Caitu' Silva had publicly pledged...

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Vijai dares GVP MLAs to make stance clear on Mopa

Independent MLA Vijai Sardesai has challenged the Goa Vikas Party (GVP) legislators to make their stand on the dual airport issue clear. GVP supremo & Nuvem MLA Francisco 'Mickky' Pacheco & Benaulim MLA Caetano 'Caitu' Silva had publicly pledged...

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Fake cop on bike cons soft drink salesman at Loutolim

MARGAO: The Maina Curtorim police on Monday booked an offence against unknown accused who allegedly conned a soft drinks salesman into parting with cash amounting to 20,000 at Vashe, Loutolim.

Rama Satarkar, in his complaint to the police, said...

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Fake cop on bike cons soft drink salesman at Loutolim

MARGAO: The Maina Curtorim police on Monday booked an offence against unknown accused who allegedly conned a soft drinks salesman into parting with cash amounting to 20,000 at Vashe, Loutolim.

Rama Satarkar, in his complaint to the police, said...

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Sinquetim bridge National green tribunal asks for maps

PANAJI: National green tribunal (NGT) has directed the Goa coastal zone management authority (GCZMA) & public works department (PWD) to produce the requisite records with maps pertaining to the approval granted to the Sinquetim-Benaulim bridge...

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Sinquetim bridge National green tribunal asks for maps

PANAJI: National green tribunal (NGT) has directed the Goa coastal zone management authority (GCZMA) & public works department (PWD) to produce the requisite records with maps pertaining to the approval granted to the Sinquetim-Benaulim bridge...

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Bagadiya Bros booked for forging mining documents

PANAJI: The special investigation team (SIT) investigating the illegal mining scam on Monday registered a first information report against Bagadiya Brothers Pvt Ltd for hatching an alleged criminal conspiracy with directorate of mines & geology...

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Gold mule held at new airport terminal

PANAJI: In the first seizure of smuggled gold at Dabolim airport's new terminal building, a man from Chennai who was carrying around 600g of gold stuffed up his rectum, was nabbed by customs officials on Monday. The passenger was arriving from...

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Goas Mhadei case today

Goas Mhadei case today

31 March 2014 No comment

KERI: The hearing on the Mhadei water dispute has been scheduled before the Mhadei Water Dispute Tribunal (MWDT) in its office at Chanakyapuri, New Delhi, on April 1.

The advocate general of Goa, Atmaram Nadkarni, & a team of lawyers & officials of...

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Bagadiya Bros booked for forging mining documents

PANAJI: The special investigation team (SIT) investigating the illegal mining scam on Monday registered a first information report against Bagadiya Brothers Pvt Ltd for hatching an alleged criminal conspiracy with directorate of mines & geology...

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Gold mule held at new airport terminal

PANAJI: In the first seizure of smuggled gold at Dabolim airport's new terminal building, a man from Chennai who was carrying around 600g of gold stuffed up his rectum, was nabbed by customs officials on Monday. The passenger was arriving from...

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Goas Mhadei case today

Goas Mhadei case today

31 March 2014 No comment

KERI: The hearing on the Mhadei water dispute has been scheduled before the Mhadei Water Dispute Tribunal (MWDT) in its office at Chanakyapuri, New Delhi, on April 1.

The advocate general of Goa, Atmaram Nadkarni, & a team of lawyers & officials of...

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Chandor comunidade rejects Fomentos proposal

MARGAO: In what could be a setback to Fomento in its ambitious plans of setting up a terminal for handling mineral ore at Chandor, the comunidade of Chandor has rejected the mining firm's request for leasing out 96,000 sqm of its land for three...

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Chandor comunidade rejects Fomentos proposal

MARGAO: In what could be a setback to Fomento in its ambitious plans of setting up a terminal for handling mineral ore at Chandor, the comunidade of Chandor has rejected the mining firm's request for leasing out 96,000 sqm of its land for three...

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Safe or unsafe water

Safe or unsafe water

31 March 2014 No comment

Tucked away in nature's lap, Uguem, a small village housing South Goa's lifeline, Selaulim dam, should have been a paradise in the hinterland. Lying in the foothills of the verdant Sahyadri range, the village has been devastated by mining...

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Safe or unsafe water

Safe or unsafe water

31 March 2014 No comment

Tucked away in nature's lap, Uguem, a small village housing South Goa's lifeline, Selaulim dam, should have been a paradise in the hinterland. Lying in the foothills of the verdant Sahyadri range, the village has been devastated by mining...

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St Francis Xaviers birth anniversary will be celebrated on April 6

The 508th birth anniversary of St Francis Xavier (which is on April 7) will be celebrated on April 6, Sunday at 4.30 pm at Bom Jesus Basilica, Old Goa. The celebrations will begin at 4.30 pm & prayers will be offered for good candidates & a...

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St Francis Xaviers birth anniversary will be celebrated on April 6

The 508th birth anniversary of St Francis Xavier (which is on April 7) will be celebrated on April 6, Sunday at 4.30 pm at Bom Jesus Basilica, Old Goa. The celebrations will begin at 4.30 pm & prayers will be offered for good candidates & a...

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A twisted tale of two police stations under one roof

CALANGUTE: A peculiar situation prevails at the Calangute police station (PS) building. It houses two police stations-the Calangute police station & the newly-created Saligao police station-& both function without adequate staff. The Calangute...

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Messiah performance brings glorious choral music to Goa

Choral music has long been one of the glories of the Catholic church around the world, including Goa, though in the past few decades such music has declined thanks largely to the edicts of Vatican II, which replaced church choirs with...

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A twisted tale of two police stations under one roof

CALANGUTE: A peculiar situation prevails at the Calangute police station (PS) building. It houses two police stations-the Calangute police station & the newly-created Saligao police station-& both function without adequate staff. The Calangute...

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