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3 youth killed in road mishap at Bhoma

PONDA: Within few hours of the beginning of the year 2011, three youth died on the spot in a road accident after their over-speeding two wheeler hit a stationed truck at Muslimwadda, Bhoma, during the wee hours of Saturday.

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Guirim accident claims one life

MAPUSA: Kirti Chodankar (21) from Revora was killed in an accident at Guirim on Saturday morning.

According to the Mapusa police, the deceased who was working as a beautician at a beauty parlour in Mapusa had gone to pick up her assistant from Guirim for doing make-up for a bride from Khorlim.

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Kidnapping case: nine held

MARGAO: The Margao police informed that they have arrested nine persons including Muktar Nasser, the main accused in the case of kidnapping of Mohamed Asif (22) of Khareband, Margao, on Saturday.

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Two arrested for molesting children

PONDA: Ponda police arrested Adolf Rodrigues, 55, a resident of Panaji and Mohammad Christle, 30, from Pune, for allegedly molesting five children at their residence and filming the act on a video camera. The alleged incident took place at Panchwadi, Ponda, on Friday evening.

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CoP circular: GBOA asks CM to intervene

VASCO: The Goa Barge Owners Association (GBOA) has asked the Chief Minister, Mr Digambar Kamat to intervene in the matter pertaining to the circular issued by the Captain of Ports (CoP), Panaji, to stop construction of new barges for the transportation of iron ore in the state.

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Make Mickky leader of party’s legislative wing: NCP to Speaker

PANAJI: Giving clear indications of disqualifying its two defiant MLAs - Revenue Minister, Mr Jose Philip D’Souza and Tourism Minister, Mr Nilkanth Halarnkar - the Nationalist Congress Party has sent a letter to the Speaker of the Goa legislative assembly, Mr Pratapsingh Rane requesting him to replace Mr D’Souza with the Benaulim MLA, Mr Francisco Xavier Pacheco alias Mickky as the leader of the NCP’s legislative wing in the House.

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Moratorium on registration of tipper trucks likely

PANAJI: A senior official in the Transport Department, on Friday, hinted at a possible moratorium on the registration of tipper trucks for a couple of years till the necessary infrastructure is put in place.

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‘Old faces’ back in Monserrate’s list

PANAJI: The Education Minister and the Taleigao MLA, Mr Atanasio Monserrate, on Friday, announced his 30-member panel for the forthcoming election to the Corporation of the City of Panaji, with almost all the ruling-side councillors given candidature.

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