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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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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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RIC to promote Russia at Goa International Travel Mart

CALANGUTE: Business delegations from commonwealth of independent states (CIS) countries including Kirgizstan & Mongolia, besides Russia, will be participating in the Goa International Travel Mart (GITM) beginning on April 2 at Taleigao. Russian...

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Library cess as surcharge on liquor excise duty

PANAJI: The Goa government has levied a library cess at the rate of 1.50 per bulk litre in the form of a surcharge on excise duty on liquor.

As per the notification issued by under secretary (finance) Ajit Pawaskar, the cess is being levied in the...

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RIC to promote Russia at Goa International Travel Mart

CALANGUTE: Business delegations from commonwealth of independent states (CIS) countries including Kirgizstan & Mongolia, besides Russia, will be participating in the Goa International Travel Mart (GITM) beginning on April 2 at Taleigao. Russian...

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Library cess as surcharge on liquor excise duty

PANAJI: The Goa government has levied a library cess at the rate of 1.50 per bulk litre in the form of a surcharge on excise duty on liquor.

As per the notification issued by under secretary (finance) Ajit Pawaskar, the cess is being levied in the...

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Pune cops arrive to probe murder of Varca woman

MARGAO: A police team from Vadgaon Maval, near Pune, headed by PSI Anant Khedekar, reached Colva on Monday in connection with the investigations into the alleged murder of Kashmira Mendonca, 34, who was found murdered in a farm near Kamshet, around...

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Pune cops arrive to probe murder of Varca woman

MARGAO: A police team from Vadgaon Maval, near Pune, headed by PSI Anant Khedekar, reached Colva on Monday in connection with the investigations into the alleged murder of Kashmira Mendonca, 34, who was found murdered in a farm near Kamshet, around...

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Locals question need for PWDs new water meters

Quepem: Resentment is building up in some quarters to the public works department's (PWD) plan to replace all existing water meters, with some consumers alleging it to be a waste of public funds when most devices are functional.

PWD had sent...

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Locals question need for PWDs new water meters

Quepem: Resentment is building up in some quarters to the public works department's (PWD) plan to replace all existing water meters, with some consumers alleging it to be a waste of public funds when most devices are functional.

PWD had sent...

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Second victim of Shiroda accident succumbs to injuries

PONDA: Alex Vaz, 50, the second victim of the Shiroda mishap succumbed to his accident injuries on early hours of Monday. Vaz, a resident of Shiroda, was severely injured after he & two others they were knocked down by a speeding jeep opposite...

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TOI to hold workshop for enggering aspirants

PANAJI: The board examinations may be over & done with, but for students who have just stepped out of high school, the most crucial time of decision-making is here.

The Times of India is looking to make this stressful time of scouting for colleges...

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Second victim of Shiroda accident succumbs to injuries

PONDA: Alex Vaz, 50, the second victim of the Shiroda mishap succumbed to his accident injuries on early hours of Monday. Vaz, a resident of Shiroda, was severely injured after he & two others they were knocked down by a speeding jeep opposite...

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