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    Goa University condemns attack on Afghan student

    Goa University condemns attack on Afghan student

      Panaji: Goa University has condemned the attack on Afghanistan student and has urged all to see the incident as a spontaneous act of crime and not linked to any other motive or perception. Goa…

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    Police rules out Goa University angle in Afghan attack

    Police rules out Goa University angle in Afghan attack

    Panaji: Goa Police on Tuesday ruled out possibility of ‘campus rivalry’ in connection with the attack on an Afghan student near Goa University campus as they arrested three persons. 24-year-old Afghan student Mathihulla Aria, who…

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    Review petition on mining filed by government is just for public consumption: Goa Foundation

    Review petition on mining filed by government is just for public consumption: Goa Foundation

    Panaji: In what can dampen the hopes of mining dependents, Goa Foundation’s Director Claude Alvares said that “the so-called review petition filed by Goa government in mining case is just for public consumption.” Addressing a…

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    Nails of first dead tiger found at Golavali recovered from temple

    Nails of first dead tiger found at Golavali recovered from temple

    Valpoi: Forest Department officials on Tuesday recovered missing nails of one of the four tigers who was killed in Mahadayi wildlife sanctuary, earlier this month. State’s Chief Wildlife Warden Santosh Kumar told PTI that the…

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    Shadow Council of Margao holds protest against Mt Abu bound  councilors

    Shadow Council of Margao holds protest against Mt Abu bound  councilors

    Vasco: In a sarcastic protest, the members of Shadow Council for Margao on Tuesday went to say good bye to the group of MMC councilors who went to Mount Abu. The group went for the…

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    District Collector keeps on hold demolition order of age-old houses at Porvorim

    District Collector keeps on hold demolition order of age-old houses at Porvorim

    Panaji: After protests from Porvorim residents over the issuing of demolition orders to age-old houses and a mosque, the District Collector on Tuesday kept the order in abeyance. A delegation of Porvorim residents which met…

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    CBI should inquire against Parsekar, Sain, Acharya: Lokayukta

    CBI should inquire against Parsekar, Sain, Acharya: Lokayukta

    Panaji:  Goa Lokayukta on Monday ordered that the inquiry by Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) should be conducted against  former State Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar and two other officials for renewing the Iron Ore mining…

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    Goa Youth Forward condemns attack on Afghan student

    Goa Youth Forward condemns attack on Afghan student

    Panaji: Goa Forward Party’s youth wing too condemned the attack on Afghan student. “Assault on Foreign student studying at Goa University not only brings a bad name to University but also to entire #Goem (Goa).…

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    Law and order situation in the state has gone for a ride: Rohan Khaunte

    Law and order situation in the state has gone for a ride: Rohan Khaunte

    Porvorim: Independent MLA Rohan Khaunte said that the law and order situation in the state have gone for a ride, sending a wrong message to national and international community. He was reacting to the attack…

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    Attack on Afghan student: Poison spread by government is resulting in attacks: Congress

    Attack on Afghan student: Poison spread by government is resulting in attacks: Congress

    Panaji: Congress party on Tuesday said that the poison spread by state sponsored actions is provoking our youth to resort to such acts like that on Afghan student near Goa University campus. Goa Pradesh Congress…