Stop sewerage chamber digging works in rains: Ponda locals

PONDA, June 3 -- The Ponda locals on Tuesday urged the government to stop the sewerage chamber digging works as the heavy rainfall caused havoc in the city. The commuters found themselves very diffic... Read More

High Court dismisses plea to regularise structures in NDZ

PANJIM, June 3 -- The High Court of Bombay at Goa has dismissed a petition that challenged the order of the National Green Tribunal that declined to regularise structures in the No Development Zone (N... Read More

GFP accuses govt of 'Labour-Gate scam'

PANJIM, June 3 -- The Goa Forward Party (GFP), NDA ally, on Tuesday exposed the alleged multi-crore "Labour-Gate" scam, charging that BJP workers are the beneficiaries of the financial support announc... Read More

Ten Bangladeshis found residing illegally at Banastarim

PONDA, June 3 -- Ponda Police while conducting COVID-19 survey on the rented premises found 10 Bangladeshi nationals illegally residing, at Banastarim. During the police enquiry, it was revealed tha... Read More

Power cuts irk Dona Paula residents

PANJIM, June 3 -- The Dona Paula area on Tuesday witnessed frequent power failures as a result of heavy rains accompanied by gusty wind and failure of insulator. Residents around Machado's Cove comp... Read More

Boycott Chinese products: BJP

PANJIM, June 3 -- Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) State President Sadanand Shet Tanavade on Tuesday gave a call to boycott and ban the sale and use of Chinese products in the State, as well as in India. ... Read More

GU not to hold SEE for architecture students

PANJIM, June 3 -- The Goa University has decided not to hold Semester End Examinations (SEE) for the first to fourth year regular students of the B Arch Programme offered at the Goa College of Archite... Read More

Traders for govt intervention to open SGPDA fish market

MARGAO, June 3 -- Wholesale Fish Market Association President Maulana Ibrahim on Tuesday urged the government to direct the Fisheries Department to intervene and solve the SGPDA wholesale fish market ... Read More

Disaster Management Team prepares for cyclone

PANJIM, June 2 -- The State' Disaster Management Team has braced up for heavy rainfall in the State arising from Cyclone Nisarga. A senior government official told Herald that the disaster response a... Read More

Nisarga to intensify into severe cyclonic storm today

PANJIM, June 2 -- Cyclone Nisarga, which will intensify into severe cyclonic storm by Wednesday, brought heavy to very heavy rains to Goa on Tuesday, disrupting normal life. Pre-monsoon showers, resu... Read More