Friday, 24 November, 2017
   Mining scam: Former CM Digambar Kamat appears before SIT(Mines) in Praful Hede lease renewal & condonation of delay case   Cuncolim MLA knocks on GSPCB door, wants waste treatment plant in order   Miscreants damage 340 concrete poles erected for fencing at the proposed Mopa airport site   Two new PDAs okayed for North Goa   Now, TCP NOC must to buy, sell plots   Will challenge in HC if DMF money is used for mining corridor: NGO   Digambar's son quizzed by SIT, brother-in-law summoned today   Salcete truck owners plead with CM to allow business in mining belt   Order reserved on plea challenging renewal of mining leases   Student suicide: Cyber awareness for parents in schools


CM assures to regularise para-teachers from academic year 2018-19 onwards

applicable only to those who resume duty by tomorrow; PROTESTING TEACHERS UNMOVED Read more

Siolim-Marna p’yat kept VDC in the dark on concrete embankment

RESIDENTS reject present development work PROJECT, suggest alternative eco-friendly ways such as use of ‘godgo’ Read more

Staff shortage hits patient care at Quepem PHC

Shortage of staff at Primary Health Centre (PHC) Quepem has not just increased hardship of the patients for treatment, but the doctors, nurses and other staff are also feeling the heat as the number of outpatients has increased over the last few months. Read more

Ruby collapse: Probing agency in dilemma over contractor’s crime

Judge observes investigation agency has charged accused on two ‘contrasting’ aspects, for rash & negligent act and for culpable homicide not amounting to murder Read more

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now, tcp noc must to buy, sell plots

n New rule to be applicable across the State n Sale deed cannot be registered without the NoC n Regional Plan 2001 to be used as base plan while approving NoC n Illegal conversion of lands to fetch one year imprisonment Read more

All ODPs to be sent to respective PDAs: Vijai

The Town and Country Planning Board which met on Thursday decided to send all Outline Development Plans back to respective PDAs after the operation of yet another ODP -- the Calangute Candolim ODP has been stayed by Bombay High Court at Goa. Read more

2 new PDAs okayed for North Goa

The Town and Country Planning Board has approved the creation of two new Planning and Development Authorities -- Greater Panjim and Mopa -- which will be carved out of the North Goa Planning and Development Authority. Read more

No infrastructure tax for single dwelling units

The Town and Country Planning Board has decided to waive the infrastructure tax for single dwelling units with Chairman Vijai Sardesai saying that the move is "to show our commitment and remain committed to the common man." Read more

340 Mopa fencing poles come crashing down

Miscreants damaged 340 concrete poles erected for fencing at the proposed Mopa airport site on Wednesday night. Read more

Court directs contractor to face trial for rash and negligent act

The court has directed contractor Vishwas Desai to face trial for the offence of rash and negligent act for the reason that he failed to take safety precautions before demolishing the damaged column of the building. Read more

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Saksham: Making the joys of life accessible to all

Saksham has been working towards helping visually impaired people experience the joys of movies. Two such films with audio voice overs are part of the ongoing International Film Festival of India Read more

Digital market is here to stay: Madhur Bhandarkar


Tales of the yarn

Colours, designs and patterns speak a silent language of universal harmony, feels Reena Bino, the founder of Knit N Purl Ocean, who finding peace and bliss in her unique creations Read more

The soda man of Sada