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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
The Taxi driver who was attacked outside a casino office has now alleged that the police are doing poor investigation in the case. According to the available information the attack took place due to existing business rivalry amongst the victim and the attackers. The physical fight between the ‘Pulsar’ and seven of his opponents took place early morning around 3am outside the Casino office in Panaji. Panaji police booked the case against seven persons including four unidentified persons for assaulting ‘Pulsar’. According to the information provided by the reliable sourcesRead More

Posted On September 6, 2015By Akshay LadIn Crime, Local, Top Stories

Drug Abuse Growing Among Teenagers in Goa: NGO

Substance abuse, which is largely associated with adults, has now trickled down to teenagers with a growing number of school children getting addicted to various narcotics in Goa, according to an NGO working in the field of drug de-addiction. “The trend of teenagers consuming drugs has suddenly risen in last two-and-half years. Today, the average age of a drug consumer has dropped to even teenagers,” said Fr Joseph Pereira, founder of NGO Kripa Foundation, which works on de-addiction pan-India. “The trend of teenagers consuming drugs has suddenly risen in lastRead More

Posted On September 3, 2015By Akshay LadIn Crime, Local, National News, Top Stories

GOLD SMUGGLING AT DABOLIM AIRPORT

The air intelligence unit of customs at dobolim airport have seized gold weighing around 1.3 kg worth Rs.33.5 lakhs from a passenger Mohammed Shaffi age 26 native of Honavar Karwar .According to the customs Shafi the smuggled the gold from Dubai, hiding it in a Voltage Converter . Shafi was travelling from Dubai to Goa via Mumbai by Air India flight No: AI 984 on Thursday morning. The customs are further investigating the case.  Read More

Posted On September 3, 2015By Akshay LadIn Crime, Local, People, Top Stories

Youth Takes Selfie Moments Before Death

Valentino Godinho, 18, from Mapusa, is suspected to have drowned at Arvalem waterfall on Wednesday, while swimming in the river along with his friends. Bicholim Police said a group of seven youth from Mapusa had visited Arvalem waterfall for sightseeing on Wednesday evening. After enjoying the beauty of the area, they could not judge the depth of the river and started drowning, shouting for help. This was noticed by the other four friends who successfully rescued two of them, but could not trace Godinho, who they suspect has drowned toRead More

Posted On August 28, 2015By adminIn Crime

Taxi Driver Stabbed At Casino in Panjim

Taxi Driver Stabbed At Casino in Panjim. WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES:  Read More

Posted On August 26, 2015By adminIn Crime

DEMPO COLLEGE ELECTION IMBROGLIO:STUDENT ABDUCTED

DEMPO COLLEGE ELECTION IMBROGLIO: STUDENT ABDUCTED,FOUND AT MALA PANJIM watch full video:  Read More
TOURIST ALLEGEDLY KIDNAP AND ASSAULT COLLEGE STUDENT watch the full story.  Read More
It was three hours of horror, a virtual hell on earth for two Curchorem youth, one of them a minor. On May 22, caught, tried and condemned in shocking Khap Panchayat style justice, they were stripped, left in only their briefs, beaten black and blue and worse still, tied with ropes to motorcycles and dragged through the village of Cabo de Rama Watch More At:  Read More
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