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Tree branch crashes, disrupts power supply in Agonda
April 19, 2014

Almost half of Agonda village had to go without power supply on Friday morning, after a huge branch of a mango tree came crashing down on electrical alignment at Karashir Moll, Agonda. More>>

Rainwater drain at Dabolim blocked with debris, mud
April 19, 2014

While the local self-governing bodies have already started pre-monsoon works of clearing rainwater drains and other big nullahs, the rainwater drain constructed along the roadside of new Dabolim airport terminal is blocked with construction debris and excavated mud. More>>

Suggestions on Western Ghats draft notification
April 19, 2014

The State Forest Department has called for suggestions and objections from stakeholders on the draft notification declaring eco-sensitive areas in the Western Ghats section of the State. The objections should reach the Union government by May 17. More>>

Trees cut to make way for wider roads in Calangute, admits Lobo
April 19, 2014

CALANGUTE: Is the government insensitive to the nature while undertaking development in Calangute? While nature lovers have complained that authorities are unnecessarily felling trees in order to widen roads and to lay footpaths More>>

EC has no mechanism to check citizenship
April 19, 2014

NEW DELHI: Curiosity over two Portuguese citizens -- BJP MLA Glen Ticlo Fernandes and Goa Vikas Party MLA Caetano "Caitu" Rosario Silva -- becoming members becoming members of the Goa Assembly prompted Roshan Shah (38), an entrepreneur More>>

Tejpal seeks info on expenses incurred by govt for nailing him
April 19, 2014

PANJIM: Even as he is behind bars on charges of rape, founder editor of Tehelka Tarun Tejpal has launched counter offensive against Goa government seeking information under Right to Information (RTI) Act about expenses incurred by the latter to prosecute him. More>>

Interim order in mining case likely on April 21
April 19, 2014

The illegal iron ore mining case in the Supreme Court is likely to be heard on April 21, wherein the Apex Court is expected to pass an interim order capping the volume of iron ore to be extracted in Goa annually, which has been banned in the State for last 19 months. More>>

Canacona disaster: Commission gets more time
April 19, 2014

PANJIM: State government has granted three months extension to the Commission of Inquiry headed by V K Jha, retired IAS officer appointed to investigate into the Canacona building disaster that occurred on January 4, 2014, killing 31 workers and injuring several others. More>>

Rape accused NRI released
April 19, 2014

PORVORIM: A local court released a Non-Resident Indian and Yoga instructor of Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh), who was accused of raping a 33-year-old German woman in Mandrem in December 2013. More>>

Former aide blames Shiroda MLA for attack on his house
April 19, 2014

Former aide blames Shiroda MLA for attack on his house More>>

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