Truck driver in Corlim accident appears before police
The truck driver, who was on the run after a packed car rammed into the huge vehicle killing five persons during the busy evening hours of Monday, appeared before the Goa police claiming innocence. Sholapur-based Ganesh along with his cleaner, who hails from Belgaum testified before the Old Goa police team justifying why they ran away from the accident…READ more..
DRY DAYS AHEAD?
Believe it or not! For Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar the reins of power always come bundled with some major turmoil. Be it the iron-ore mining industry disaster in 2012 or the ongoing liquor ban crisis, Parrikar’s sarkar has always been marked with ‘panvoti’ than ‘parivartan’. One may recall that within six months of taking charge in 2012, Parrikar had…READ more..
Parrikar reviews traffic situation in Goa
Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today reviewed the traffic situation in the State following series of accidents witnessed during last two days. “We will have stricter enforcement of the laws on the road. The safety on the road would now be given paramount importance,” Parrikar told reporters after chairing the meeting. State Chief Secretary Dharmendra Sharma, the officials of State…READ more..
Five dead, two critically injured in car-truck accident at Corlim
In a major accident that was reported between Old Goa and Corlim on National Highway, five persons including four women were killed, while two were critically injured. The dead persons include two pedestrians who were walking alongside the road when car which came in an opposite direction rammed on oncoming truck. Three women including a four year old child who…READ more..
Calangute police rescues 17-yr-old kidnapped girl
In a quick rescue operation, the Calangute police arrested a Belgaum- Karnataka native on charges of allegedly kidnapping an underage girl from a local village here. Sameer alias Raya, who has been staying on a temporary address at a coastal village was arrested after a long interrogation session at the police station. “The girl’s family lodged a complaint that their 17-year-old…READ more..
www.theneutralview.com Launched at the hands of Revenue Minister Shree. Rohan Khaunte
“I will always be there with TNV in its journey” said Revenue Minister Rohan Khaunte after inaugurating the The Neutral View’s Website in its office today. Expressing his happiness over the neutral approach of the fortnightly, Khaunte urged TNV to contribute positively to Goan journalism. Also present on the occasion were Shri. Anil Pednekar, Sarpanch of Succor…READ more..
IMA delegation meets CM
A delegation of the Indian Medical Association, Goa State Branch, on Wednesday, led by Dr Medha Salkar and Dr Kalpana Chodankar met Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar as well as Director General of Police Dr Muktesh Chander demanding arrest of the absconding woman who along with another accused assaulted 73-year-old Dr Babu Redkar at his clinic in Carmona on April…READ more..
Petrol pumps to remain closed on Sunday
The petrol pumps will remain closed on Sunday and will be operational from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm during the other week days. The step is being taken to cut short the cost incurred in running the petrol pumps, as the oil company who supplies them had not considered their demands on the hike in commission rates. “We had brought…READ more..
Bismarque case to be registered as murder: HC orders Crime Branch
The family of late Fr. Bismarque Dias finally received a ray of hope after the High Court of Bombay at Goa on Tuesday directed the Crime Branch to register Fr. Bismarque Dias death case as murder, under section 302 of Indian Penal Code (IPC). While dictating the judgment in open court, the division bench observed that the prosecution has…READ more..
Sudin Dhavalikar sparks controversy again, this time on beef
Team TNV State PWD minister Sudin Dhavalikar has stirred the controversy again by demanding complete ban on the slaughtering of cows in the State. Dhavalikar has said that even legally allowed butchering should be stopped forever. Dhavalikar, who joined hands with the BJP to form the government in the State has supported the statement of RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat who has…READ more..