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The Times of India: Visakhapatnam: Dr Mathew T Thomas, director of India office of the US Food and Drug Administration, on Sunday called for adoption of the best practices in the shrimp industry to minimise the extent of export rejections by the USA. MajorIndian...
DNA India: -->Disha Shetty | Mon, 26 Sep 2016-06:00am , dna The NationalFamily and HealthSurvey (NFHS-4) data released for 14 states reveals that there has been a decline in the use of contraceptives as compared to the last NFHS survey conducted a decade ago. With...
The Hindu: Thirteen teenagers, including two girls, have been rescued from the railway station here while allegedly being trafficked from Odisha, an NGO claimed on...
The Times of India: Panaji: The economic offences cell (EOC) of Goa police has summoned the family members of Goa Cricket Association (GCA) president Chetan Dessai in connection with the withdrawal of Rs. 2.4 crore from a cooperative society, immediately after being released from...
The Times of India: Panaji: With a late surge in rain activity in the monsoon's last fortnight and September's wettest (two day) spell on Saturday and Sunday, the seasonal total is just 1.6 inch short of the normal mark of 2971.8 (117 inches). The meteorological centre at Altinho...
The Times of India: PANAJI: Accusing the state government of shunning local communities from consultations in designing the tourism master plan for the state, the Aam AadmiParty (AAP) on Friday said the...
The Times of India: VASCO: Traditional fishermen from Vasco have asked for an inquiry and action against Union minister for shipping, Nitin Gadkari, and others who inaugurated the work of Mormugao PortTrust's dredging work on January 1. They have also asked for the suspension of...
The Times of India: PANAJI: The proposed tourism master plan, presently under discussion, recommends strengthening of laws and regulations, gives guidelines for tourism projects, quality labelling and support schemes, all with an aim to expand the tourism market and make tourism...
The Times of India: PANAJI: Lack of regular sterilization, abandoning of puppies in public places by irresponsible pet owners and dumping of food waste on the roadside are considered major reasons for the spiralling dog population in Goa. Animal welfare activists and others...
The Times of India: CANSAULIM: After a spate of controversies in Delhi hit the Aam Admi Party (AAP) creating ripples in Goa, a US-returned lead analyst, StephanieFernandes has given the party a fillip in South Goa as she joined AAP on Sunday. Fernandes who has an MBA from USA,...
The Times of India: PANAJI: Well after the classrooms were closed and the Goa University office shut, a group of youngsters from across the country gathered in the university's council hall to hack away at their screens. Fuelled by an endless supply of coffee, the youngsters -all...
The Times of India: Panaji: Claiming that the current education system is stressed more on analyzing and thinking, veteran actor and professional psychiatrist, Mohan Agashe advocated the importance of being sensitive to people suffering with mental illnesses such as Dementia....
The Times of India: Vasco: Goa desk in-charge and Rajya Sabha member of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Praful Patel, while holding a worker's convention meet in Vasco, declared on Sunday that the NCP has started its election campaign in Goa from the port town. Patel made it...
The Times of India: Keri: A Pissurlem resident, on Saturday, filed a complaint at the office of the deputy collector of Bicholim against continued discharge of water contaminated with industrial waste into the nullah (drain) bordering agricultural and horticultural fields despite...