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The Times of India: PANAJI: Late deputy chief minister Francis D’ Souza will be laid to rest with full state honours as the Manohar Parrikar-led government has decided to accord the senior state BJP functionary a state funeral. ArchbishopFelipe Neri Ferrao will be the main...
The Times of India: PANAJI: MGP, which secured the second position in the 2017 assembly elections in Mapusa, may contest the byelection in the constituency. The Mapusa assembly seat fell vacant with the death of sitting BJPMLAFrancis D’Souza on Thursday. MGP president Pandurang...
The Times of India: PANAJI: Since 2016, the department of ophthalmology at the Goa Medical College (GMC) and Hospital has renewed its efforts to detect cases of diabetic retinopathy. At the outpatient department, 15-18 diabetes cases are registered daily. Of which nearly 20%, or...
The Times of India: PANAJI: The functioning of Goa Police has been drastically affected by the fact that over half its superintendent of police (SP) and deputy superintendent of police (DySP) posts have been vacant for over a year. The force, which has 11SP posts that belong to...
The Times of India: PANAJI: Goa children’s court sentenced a truck driver, Appaji Naik, to five years rigorous imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 1 lakh, for kidnapping and aggravated sexual assault of an eight-year-old girl in March 2016. The court acquitted him of the rape...
The Times of India: Panaji: Goa children’s court sentenced a truck driver, Appaji Naik, to five years rigorous imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 1 lakh, for kidnapping and aggravated sexual assault of an eight-year-old girl in March 2016. The court acquitted him of the rape...
Yahoo Daily News: Kh Niken Singh's knees hurt, his back is a mess and he knows the road to recovery will be slow and expensive, but he wears his battle wounds with pride. The 34-year-old and his team have a place in sporting history €" they won India its first Asian Games...
The Hindu: Goa Lokayukta JusticeP.K.Mishra has recommended a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into an alleged cartel of businessmen who might have rigged the tender in the procurement of nearly 50,000 tablet-PCs for distribution to school students in...
Yahoo Daily News: Kerala Blasters ended their 14-match winless streak and registered their second win of IndianSuper League (ISL) this season on Friday after getting the better of arch-rivals Chennaiyin FC 3-0. CoachNelo Vingada was a relieved man after the match and...
The Times of India: Ranchi: Batches of Jirhul, a local flower sourced from the jungles of Saranda, have made it to Ranchi’s fine dining platter in a curry made with locally available fresh water prawns, thanks to Aruna Tirkey. An MBA, Tirkey is the woman behind AjamEmba (Kudukh...
Yahoo Daily News: Kochi, February 15: Kerala Blasters FC notched only their second win of the HeroIndianSuper League season after a comprehensive 3-0 win over rivals Chennaiyin FC at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here on Friday (February 15). Matej Poplatnik scored a brace...
Yahoo Daily News: Two of the bottom-ranked sides of the IndianSuper League- Kerala Blasters and Chennaiyin FC are in action this evening in Kochi. Their pride is the only thing left to play for both these clubs as they have poor throughout the season. Having been out of the...