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Monika was raped before being choked to death: DIG.

Panaji: Perfumer and researcher Monika Ghurde was raped before she was killed, police have said. “The accused Rajkumar Singh has confessed to the crime. He raped her before choking her to death. We have clinching evidence against the accused,” said Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) V Gupta addressing media …

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No fishing during BRICS summit

Panjim: All fishing activity in the State will come to a halt in view of the upcoming BRICS summit. Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Goa Police Vimal Anand Gupta said that fishing activities will be resumed only after the summit ends. The summit is scheduled on October 15 and 16.He …

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Orlim, Nagoa, Navelim asked to host mobile towers

Margao: The director has directed these panchayats to determine the rentals as and when the service providers add connectivity to the towers.It is to be noted that following the panchayats director’s memorandum, the company approached Orlim panchayat to erect the tower mounted on a vehicle. Though the gram sabha had …

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Fishing, water sports hit BRICS wall

Panjim: The State government has banned water sports activities along the South Goa coast from October 14 to 17 in view of the 8th BRICS summit in Goa. The government has also ordered closure of the Betul mini harbour and banned fishing activities during the period.The BRICS summit, on October …

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Chicalim hold demonstration against new mobile towers

Vasco: Chicalim Villagers along with the members of Chicalim Village Action Committee (CAVC) and Chicalim panchas held a peaceful demonstration opposing erection of mobile tower in the village in view of the forthcoming BRICS summit on October 15-16, on Tuesday.Addressing newsmen after the demonstration, Panch Rahul D’Costa said that the …

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After strikes, BRICS threat perception heightened

Panjim: The threat perception to the upcoming BRICS summit in Goa has increased following the surgical strikes carried out by India across the Line of Control (LoC). Goa Police said intelligence agencies have also raised an alarm that militants might strike. Some eight to 10 central police organisations will be …

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