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Animal Man conflict: Girl killed after hitting Bison

In a tragic incident at Guleli, Sattari a 23 year old girl Pujan Melekar was killed after a Bison hit her while she was riding her bike.This is the 2nd such death within 15 days.Locals came out on streets demanding a solution from the Government.

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Higher education must adapt to industry expectations: President Kovind

As societies struggle with implications of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, higher education has to adapt to new expectations says President of India Ram Nath Kovind.He also said Goa’s contribution in higher education is impressive and girls are soaring in the academics.

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Rain aftermath: Gaodongrim to Netravali road blocked due to landslides

In the aftermath of the incessant rains seen yesterday, the Gaodongrim to Netravali Angem Highway was blocked for four wheelers after a portion of the road gets washed away at Ambeghat on Saturday.The state has been hit by almost continuous rains since Thursday night throwing the state out of gear.

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Marathi-speaking only 10% in Goa, but Hindi-speaking more than Marathi in South Goa

It is a myth that Konkani speaking people are declining in Goa. On the contrary, what is declining are the people who claim that Marathi is their mother tongue.Along with that, the spoken languages on the decline are Urdu, Malayalam, Kannada and Telugu. And what is doubled are the Hindi-speaking people in Goa. Some Goans are still claiming that Marathi …

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ICUs to be outsourced as per Central model: Vishwajit

The Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said that the outsourcing of ICU at various primary health centres as part of a central blueprint.The health minister also said that the health department did not have the resource persons or the ability to handle these ICU’s.

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Rains wreak havoc, major parts of Goa underwater

Rains wreaked havoc across Goa on Friday. Rainfall that started from late evening on Thursday resulted in a flood-like situation in many parts of Goa.In fact, the MET department has predicted heavy rainfall over the weekend. Red alert issued for next two days.

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Cong demands inquiry into state’s bad roads

State Congress on Friday has demanded a time-bound inquiry by Vigilance Department on how roads built in the state in the last six years have been washed away after the first rains.The party has demanded that responsibility be fixed for this. Congress spokesperson Yatish Naik alleged that some roads have been washed away after a month of being hot mixed

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Are Konkani speakers declining? No, rising in Konkani states!

Konkani speaking population has increased in Konkani state of Goa as well as other two southern states. That is Karnataka and Kerala. It has reduced only in Maharashtra and few other non-Konkani speaking states.The major chunk of Konkani speakers is concentrated in Goa and Maharashtra. Over 77 per cent. These are the actual findings of the Census conducted in 2011. …

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Are our roads turning unsafe? 14 deaths in just one month

It was chaos in front of Panaji CCP headquarters on Thursday morning as traffic interceptor vehicle hit into a public car.The accident resulted into a massive traffic jam and altercation on the road. This particular mishap two questions, are the roads of the capital city Panaji too narrow or have they become unsafe for the commuters. The accidents figures released …

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Burglars strike Datta temple in Sankhli

In a shocking incident, a temple was burgled in Sankhali on Thursday morning. The burglars took away valuable worth around 5 lakh rupees from Datta Mandir.The burglars decamped with silver ornaments and other valuables. When locals and temple office bearers came to know about the incident they informed the police.

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