Sunday , September 23 2018
Home / admin (page 20)


Porvorim chapel stoned, cops search for miscreants

Panjim: Porvorim police are looking out for unknown miscreant/s for damaging the window panes of the Our Lady of Candeleria Chapel during the intervening night of Sunday-Monday. Following this, police have deployed pickets to ensure the incident is not repeated. “The Chapel’s two window panes on the rear side were …

Read More »

Vijai urges farmers to go in for exports of vegetables, fruits

Panaji:Announcing a new scheme to encourage exports of agriculture produce from the state, Vijai Sardesai, Agriculture Minister, on Tuesday, urged the Goan farmers to take advantage of the scheme and get into the lucrative activity of exports. The Promotion of Export Quality Vegetable Scheme will have a mechanism to take …

Read More »

Water logging, traffic chaos as monsoon becomes active again

Panjim: Incessant rains lashed Goa on Tuesday as the south-west monsoon currents became active over the State. Water-logging and traffic chaos resulted in disruption of normal life. Beginning Monday night, the State received heavy to very heavy showers accompanied by gusty winds. Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rainfall …

Read More »

Canacona’s ITI driving school tramples on norms

Panaji: The operators of the government-run Industrial Training Institute Driving School at Canacona have been found on the wrong side of the law. The four-wheeler meant for imparting driving skills is used for other purposes. The investigation wing of the Lokayuktya has also found that the vehicle does not have …

Read More »

Mopa EC upheld, NGT disposes petition

Panjim: In a major victory to the State, the National Green Tribunal upheld the Environmental Clearance (EC) given to the Mopa airport currently under construction. Disposing off the appeals filed by Federation of Rainbow Warriors, Margao and Hanuman Laxman Aroskar and another, NGT stated there is no case of the …

Read More »