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Posted On September 12, 2015By Akshay LadIn Local, Top Stories

Beware of Illegal Mobile Tower in Your Area

The project director of National High Authority of India COP Furtado had lodged a complaint against Reliance Infocomm Ltd for illegally erecting a tall tower along four lane highway near Shanti Nagar, violating the National Highway’s Act, 1956. Furtado have raised the possibility of security threat due to the erection of tower.Read More

Posted On September 11, 2015By Akshay LadIn Crime, Local, Top Stories

Margao Police Arrest Six in Robbery Case

The Margao town police on Friday arrested six persons in connection with the case of an abduction and theft booked earlier this week. A Bhatkal-based salesman was robbed of around 2.40 lakh in cash near the Margao station road area. The police revealed the names of those arrested as Rohit Mangalam, the prime accused, and his accomplices, Rajat Gurav, Uddhav Arlekar, Rahil Shaikh, Rahim Mohammed and Parshuram Marbutti, all residents of Margao and in the age group of 20-25 years. Police sources said that the police were on the lookoutRead More

Posted On September 11, 2015By Akshay LadIn Local, Top Stories

Fire Engulfs Vasco Railway Station Ticket Counter

A fire broke out into the ticket counter room of the vasco railway station on Friday morning due to short circuit. There were no reports of any casualties. The Vasco fire station personnel rushed to site and extinguished the flames. The Vasco fire station disclosed that the loss of around Rs 1.5 lakhs was incurred to the railway authorities, while they had saved property worth Rs 10 lakhs.Read More
Special Court on Friday granted anticipatory bail to accused teacher Hanumant Narvekar in std IV student rape case. After hearing the argument of the both the prosecution and the defence, the court had reserved the order for September 11.   Public Prosecutor Krishna Sansgiri had filed an application before Children’s Court, seeking the presence of Narvekar in the court.Adv Michael Nazareth, appearing for the accused, submitted that his client had been falsely accused of raping the minor girl and that the accused has an unblemished teaching career spanning over 38Read More

Posted On September 10, 2015By Akshay LadIn Local, Top Stories

These are KTCL’s New Buses Check Them Out

The Kadamba Transport Corporation (KTC) under Jawaharlal Nehru Urban Renewal Mission (JNURM) has added 28 new buses to their fleet to meet the growing demand for public transport in the State.The new buses were flagged off by Chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Thursday at merces junctionRead More
The people from Vasco during the late night on Tuesday agitated over the non functioning of the lone morgue which is located at Chicalim Cottage Hospital, following the death of a 12-year-old girl from Desterro Mormugao who died under tragic circumstances. The agitated people disclosed that the l morgue which was opened at Chicalim Cottage Hospital is defunct for the last several months due to which it had failed to make provision for the body of a 12-year-old girl who died under tragic circumstances after she was referred to a private hospitalRead More
In Goa 24×7 has launched a revamped news app for Google’s Android mobile operating system. The In Goa 24×7 News app for Android is faster and lighter on resources than before, which translates into better performance on entry-level smartphones. The app comes with a revamped UI based on Google’s Material Design and is designed to make full use of features offered in Android 5.0 Lollipop, though it remains compatible with older Android versions. As always, the In Goa 24×7 News app offers breaking news alerts and top stories from IndiaRead More