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One River Two Names : The Mahadayi Water Dispute

One River Two Names : The Mahadayi Water Dispute

The River is called Mahadayi in Karnataka and Mandovi in Goa. The river’s course starts in Belgavi (Karnataka) which spans about 30 KM and in Goa 50Km. The Dispute The state of karnataka has been…

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29 people lost their lives in road accidents in June

29 people lost their lives in road accidents in June

Panaji: The State traffic police have informed that total 29 people lost their lives in road accidents reported in the month of June. The Directorate of Transport has compiled their monthly report of number of accidents that occurred and the total Challans…

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North District magistrate bans digging of roads within its jurisdiction

North District magistrate bans digging of roads within its jurisdiction

Panaji: North Goa District Magistrate (DM) has prohibited digging or cutting of any public roads and its shoulders on all the city and village roads within its jurisdiction without its prior written permission, for next…

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Goa to become open defecation free by August 31: Sawant

Goa to become open defecation free by August 31: Sawant

Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant told the Legislative Assembly on Thursday that the state would become open defecation free by August 31. Sawant said this in response to a question asked by Leader of…

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IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Goa, Konkan

IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Goa, Konkan

New Delhi: The Indian Meteorological (IMD) department on Thursday said that heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places is very likely over Goa, Konkan, Saurashtra and Kutch. Heavy downpour is also expected over Jammu…

Politics
Savitri Kavlekar accused of anti-party activities, suspended as GPCC Secretary

Savitri Kavlekar accused of anti-party activities, suspended as GPCC Secretary

Panaji: Congress party on Thursday suspended wife of Deputy chief minister Chandrakant Kavlekar from a prominent post in the party accusing her of being involved in anti-party activities. Then Leader of Opposition, Kavlekar, had led…

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Bills worth Rs 30 crore pending will be cleared soon: Deepak Pauskar

Bills worth Rs 30 crore pending will be cleared soon: Deepak Pauskar

Porvorim: PWD minister Deepak Pauskar said that the bills worth Rs 30 crore of different contractors, who have completed the work, are pending with the government, which will be cleared soon. “We are clearing the…

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MoI issue is over, schools in mothertongue should be supported:  Sudin Dhavalikar

MoI issue is over, schools in mothertongue should be supported:  Sudin Dhavalikar

Porvorim: MGP MLA Sudin Dhavalikar on Thursday said that the issue of Medium of Instruction (MoI) is over in the state but government should promote the schools teaching in mothertongue. Ahead of the demands for…

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Michael Lobo softens his pro-taxi stand, claims he was sick

Michael Lobo softens his pro-taxi stand, claims he was sick

Porvorim: Ports Minister Micheal Lobo has softened his pro-tourist taxi stand claiming that the statements made by chief minister Pramod Sawant were reflection of the feelings by all the ruling MLAs. Lobo, who was absent…

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Work of Dongra Valshem bridge in Sanguem constituency begins

Work of Dongra Valshem bridge in Sanguem constituency begins

Sanguem: Almost 43 days after it collapsed, the work on Dongra Valshem bridge in Sanguem constituency began on Thursday. Sanguem MLA Prasad Gaonkar laid foundation stone for the bridge which will be three metres of…