11 Dec '17 12:01
Goa Barge Owners Association demands waiver of 30% export duty, claim mining activities still not feasible, export dropped by 75%. also demands extension of OTS scheme till 31st march 2018.
11 Dec '17 11:11
Over 50 activists of Goa against coal stage protest against nationalization of rivers near Institute Menezes Braganza in Panaji. Some protesters hold black flags. Heavy police force deployed.
09 Dec '17 15:08
A cleanliness drive was conducted by Indian Coast Guard at Bogmalo on Saturday. The motto of the event being “Safe Clean & Green”, the aim of the Programme was to spread awareness amongst the public and especially the younger generations about coastal pollution.
09 Dec '17 15:01
Gram Sabha should introspect on their revoking of permissions to residential projects. They should give an alternative on what they want in their villages to the government: TCP Minister Vijai Sardesai
09 Dec '17 13:25
Pernem Police assure Ugvem villagers of action against those who have assaulted local youth. Tension gripped Ugvem after sand mafia attacked Dasharath Mahale on Friday night; villagers had blocked the highway resulting in the huge traffic jam. Villagers threaten blockade again.
09 Dec '17 13:16
Shack owners blame it on Coastal regulatory zone management authorities for the violations. 'In many cases, shacks have crossed the limit because the authorities have not yet visited the sites or come for inspections', says Cruz Cardoz, President of Shack owners assn
09 Dec '17 12:35
Shack owners association demand compensation from the state government for the loss faced during Cyclone Ockhi. 'If we pay such hefty fees to the government, we must get something in return.'
09 Dec '17 12:16
"Ban on LED Fishing & Bull Trawling has protected the interests of smaller fishermen and ended mafia raj” says Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Radha Mohan Singh. He is in Goa to attend the fish festival.
09 Dec '17 11:40
The anticipatory bail hearing of Aires Rodrigues has been adjourned to December 11th. The Crime Branch informed the court that the offenses registered against Aires are all bailable. He is seeking bail in alleged sex scandal that involves Fisheries Minister Vinod Paliencar.
08 Dec '17 20:29
Lokayukta declares names of Ministers, MLAs who have not submitted assets, liabilities list till March '17. Ministers: Babu Azgaokar, Govind Gaude, Jayesh Salgaokar. MLAs: Nilkant, Tony, Silveira, Zantye, Babazin, Churchill, Clafasio, Prasad Gaokar
08 Dec '17 20:23
Aires Rodrigues, accused in defamation and outraging modesty case appears before crime branch on Friday morning and gives statement. Been summoned again next week. Aires goes for anticipatory bail. Sessions judge issues notices to crime branch. hearing on Sat morning
08 Dec '17 20:01
Road mishap at Canacona-Agonda road, two bikes collided, one biker dies on the spot. Deceased native from Kolkata, West Bengal
08 Dec '17 18:10
5 armed men robbed the Indian Overseas Bank at Verla- Canca.Though locals managed to nab two while they were exiting the bank, 3 escaped with gold & cash worth 11 lacs. The robbers trash the bank manager & cashier. one more robber nabbed later