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Friday, October 5, 2012

Cherra Panaji? Not quite, as Valpoi is the wettest place

Times of India
PANAJI: When it rains in the city, it pours in buckets in Valpoi. No wonder, the recording of 3,968.8mm (about 158 inches) of rainfall during the June-September season in this scenic town, nestled in the foothills of the Sahyadris, qualifies it to be ...

Matka moves from open to close

Times of India
PANAJI/MARGAO/MAPUSA: Matka operations across the state have come under police action forcing the operators to move behind closed doors to collect the bets. After South Goa initiated action earlier this month, police in North Goa swung into action on ...

BJP should stick to its word on Lokayukta, insistsIndia Against Corruption

Times of India
PANAJI: India Against Corruption (Goa Chapter) has observed that if the Goa government had promptly acted, the failure to appoint a Lokayukta before the September 30 deadline could have been avoided. IAC Goa has expressed reservations about the ...

11 policemen under probe for forgery of documents

Times of India
The state government has appointed South Goa additional collector Narayan Navti to investigate the nexus between police personnel who allegedly forged documents and impersonated the car's original owner, as well as ICICI bank officials, transport ...

Wat-er fable: Water resources department now seeks VPs' help

Times of India
"We have asked all water resources department assistant engineers to send circulars to panchayats in their jurisdiction to prepare the inventory," Vijaykumar Honawad, executive enginer in water resources department's south Goa groundwater cell said.

Owners of shacks, taxis, water sports come together

Times of India
PANAJI: The Goa Self Employees Association (GSEA), consisting of owners of shacks, tourist taxis and water sports, was formed on Thursday, to take up their issues with the government. The association was formed at a meeting held in Panaji which was ...

O deer! Bicholim man detained for storing venison

Times of India
A few tools used for cutting meat and the refrigerator have been impounded by the raiding party. The raid was conducted under the guidance of G T Kumar, deputy conservator of forest (territorial north Goa). Further investigations in the case under ...

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