Mining ban protesters block highway for nearly three hours, police resort to lathi charge

Mining ban protesters blocked the two bridges over River Mandovi which connect Porvorim with Panaji. The blockade started at around 11:45 am and lasted till about 2:40 pm. Commuters were inconvenienced with many domestic, foreign tourists and locals resorting to walk towards the nearest available transport. Besides, the motorists were forced to halt in queues…

Vasco MLA shifted to GMC from pvt hospital

Vasco MLA and Kadamba Transport Corporation Limited (KTC) Chairman Carlos Almeida was shifted to Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMC) from a private hospital on Friday. He is currently under observation. The MLA had been rushed to a private hospital on Thursday after suffering from a minor stroke. According to the authorities of the hospital,…

Goa govt to pay Reliance infrastructure Rs. 2.9 billion as Arbitration Award

Reliance Infrastructure Ltd announced on Monday that it has won an arbitration award of Rs. 292 crore in a case against the Goa government. The case was heard by  a Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission-constituted tribunal. Deadline for the payment has been set as April 15, 2018, failing which the state has been asked by the tribunal to pay…

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