MAJOR MISHAP, BRIDGE COLLAPSED AT CURCHOREM, 50 FELL IN WATER, MANY MISSING
Sanvordem (Goa): More than 50 people fell into the river when Portuguese-era dilipated bridge in Curchorem village caved in today. The number of casualties due to this accident is yet to be known. The incident happened this evening when a youth who had jumped into the river to commit suicide was being rescued by fire and emergency service personnel. While…READ more..
FAST TRACK COURTS TO DISPOSE OFF TENANCY CASES
Panaji (Goa) Gearing up to hand over tenancy cases back to mamlatdars, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has promised to set up fast track courts and appoint special mamlatdars to clear the cases post upcoming panchayat elections. “Our government is working to have special mamlatdars and fast track courts to clear pending cases. The move is likely to give relief to tenants…READ more..
PROTEST AGAINST ILLEGAL HUTMENTS BY SCM AND RESIDENTS OF KHAREBAND/KHARELEM
Margao (Goa): The Shadow Council Of Margao along with the residents of Khareband/Kharelem held a protest against the rampant increase of hutments and the filling of low-lying land for demarcation of plots for migrants. The people gathered at the site were shocked when a plan supposedly prepared by an MMC councilor surfaced, showing plots ranging from 100 sq.mts to 130 sq….READ more..
BIKE THIEF BEHIND BARS
Calangute (Goa): Calangute police have successfully arrested a person named Masood M.P (30), for stealing a Yamaha motorcycle belonging to one Jose Almeida, bearing number GDN- 1943 which was parked near a hotel in Candolim. The said accused is a resident of Anjuna and a native of Kerala. After registering the complaint, the police had launched a search operation to nab…READ more..
DRY DOCK AT WESTERN INDIA SHIPYARD LIMITED VASCO SUNK
Vasco (Goa): Finally the worst possibility has turned true. A portion of dry dock at Western India Shipyard Limited has sunk. The dry dock, which is used to lift the ship from waters to the yard for repairs, was located inside Western India Shipyard Limited, a venture in Vasco town which is currently shut down due to crisis. “A part of the…READ more..
NEW TWIST TO MCLAUGHLING CASE, VIKAT BHAGAT SAYS HE IS FRAMED, THREE OF HIS FRIENDS ARE INVOLVED
Canacona (Goa): Two months after the incident, the accused in British national Danielle McLaughling rape and murder case has claimed that three of his friends were involved in the crime, while he has been made scapegoat. Vikat Bhagat, an accused, arrested for raping and murdering McLaughling at Canacona on March 13, 2017, has written a letter to his sister, the…READ more..
SECOND EVIDENCE IN SIOLIM MURDER CASE SURFACES
Siolim (Goa): In a desperate attempt to nail the culprit(s) involved in the horrific murder of a woman in the coastal village, the police with the help of forensic experts from Goa medical college (GMC) have collected their second evidence in form of fingerprints from the charred body. Sources told TNV that the team collected the evidence during medical examination and…READ more..
ANJUNA POLICE RELEASES PICTURE OF ORNAMENTS FOUND ON CHARRED BODY AT SIOLIM
Anjuna (Goa): As the Goa police struggles to find a lead in the mysterious death of a woman, the investigation team has released fresh pictures of the gold ornaments retrieved from the charred body. The Anjuna police, three days ago, found a charred body on a playground in Siolim, one of the popular coastal village in the north. North SP…READ more..
WOMAN ARRESTED FOR FAKING RAPE ON HER IN GOA HOTEL
Anjuna (Goa): Goa police have arrested 24-year-old woman from Indore for filing a fake rape case against 56-year-old Mumbai based builder in the year 2016. “The woman was arrested following investigation in the case, which revealed that the complaint against the builder was fake,” Anjuna police inspector Sanjay Dalvi said. The woman identified as Tulika Katare who is originally from Indore, had…READ more..
TARIK PE TARIK FOR DIGAMBAR KAMAT’S ANTICIPATORY BAIL PLEA
Panaji (Goa): The court today postponed the verdict on anticipatory bail plea filed by former Digambar Kamat to May 29 in which he has already been given interim relief. The Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Crime Branch today opposed the anticipatory bail petition of former chief minister Digambar Kamat who is being investigated in connection with illegal mining case. SIT in…READ more..