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Panaji: The Indian Super League (ISL) has sought “strictest sanctions possible” against FC Goa for its boycott of the post-match prize distribution ceremony and abuse of officials but the regulatory commission which met in Mumbai on Tuesday for the second time has sought more time to decide Goa’s fate.








Posted: April 12, 2016, 6:28 pm
The Selaulim water treatment plant (SWTP) at Xelpem, whose capacity has increased over the years from 210 million litres per day to process 310 million litres of water currently, also has added facilities that include an advanced pumping and treatment facility.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:45 pm
Chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Monday met Cavrem villagers regarding the alleged illegal transportation of e-auctioned iron ore and assured them of an inquiry, Cavrem-Pirla panch Ravindra Velip said. The meeting will continue on Tuesday.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:45 pm
Taxi operators on Monday evening warned the government that they would go on an indefinite strike if their demands were not met in the next two days.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:45 pm
The minister of shipping, road transport and highways Nitin Gadkari said that the Union government will launch one of its ambitious projects Sagarmala on April 14 at the hands of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Mumbai.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:45 pm
Suggesting that the government should explore additional modes of transport, Braganca, said "Henceforth, the government should ensure Goa tourism is not held to ransom by a few.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:45 pm
Residents of Fatorda have voiced their concerns over the "unsafe" road leading to Fatorda from the Ravindra Bhavan circle as it has become prone to accidents.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:45 pm
A flat at Mundvel Vasco was looted of jewellery and electronics 5.79 lakh on Monday. Vasco police registered a case of theft and said that the culprits broke into four flats but robbed only one.Ashish Patil and his wife Namita work as teachers at St Andrew's High School, Vasco.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:45 pm
A water purification system was installed at the Kankavli railway station on the Konkan Railway route recently for the benefit of passengers. Union railway minister Suresh Prabhu inaugurated the water purification system.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:45 pm
The joint council of action (JCA) of the Income Tax Gazetted Officers Association (ITGOA) and Income Tax Employees Federation (ITEF) on Monday decided to approach the director general of police (DGP) to file a complaint against a police sub-inspector (PSI) from the Cuncolim police station








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:45 pm
Defying Essential Services Management Act (ESMA) imposed by the state government, more than 12,000 tourist taxi operators went on strike on Monday, affecting tourists in the state.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:42 pm
The US plans to shift 60% of its navy into the Indo-Asia Pacific region within the next two years, senior US navy officials said.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:42 pm
Y V Ramana Reddy will be the new registrar of Goa University.Goa University chancellor Mridula Sinha on Monday accepted the varsity's executive council's recommendation to appoint professor and head of commerce department Reddy as the new registrar.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:42 pm
Former member of Anjuna panchayat Surendra Govekar, who has been raising his voice against illegalities happening in the village of Anjuna, was shot at late Monday evening.The police said two-motorcycle borne assailants fired at Govekar while he was in his car.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:42 pm
In a bid to assuage the feelings of deputy chief minister Francis D'Souza who made no bones about being ticked off by the move of chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar to transfer some IAS officers attached to his portfolios and appointing five of them instead, Parsekar called on Francis at the








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:42 pm
The Geography of Strabo) The next could possibly be that of Pliny (1 CE).








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:30 pm
Unites States secretary of defence Ashton Carter visited the Indian naval ship (INS) Kadamba naval base in Karwar, Karnataka, on Monday.He was accompanied by defence minister Manohar Parrikar, US ambassador to India, Richard Verma and other high-ranking US officials.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:30 pm
With his first two tiatrs, ‘To Khuim Asa?' (Where is he?) and ‘Soglleanim Sangat Soddtoch' (After everyone leaves) having completed 25 shows each, Coly Col de Velim is now preparing to release his third drama, ‘Jivit Tiatristanchem' (Life of a tiatrist) on Wednesday, April 13, at Betul, at








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:30 pm
The current three-year licence period for shack operators ends on May 31, and new licences will have to be obtained for the next tourism season starting October 2016.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:30 pm
The USS Blue Ridge reflected the USA's diversity with two personnel aboard the vessel being of Indian and Nepali origin.Lt Indra Bosko's parents, the Saraanggabanys, migrated to America from Malaysia, but trace their roots to South India, while Andre Orlando Sutherland grew up in Jamaica.








Posted: April 11, 2016, 7:30 pm

Celebrating 65th Republic Day of India


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