Pollution control board


MARGAO: The Costa grounds issue created uproar at the Margao Municipal Council meeting on Thursday.

Margao: In a development that took everyone by surprise, the Margao Municipal Council has cleared the file pertaining to the construction project on the Costa grounds, Aquem.
Even as MMC Chief Officer, Prasanna Acharya confirmed that the construction project was cleared since it conformed to the rules in force, members of the Aquem Ground Bachao Association has resolved to go on a hunger strike i

Margao: Chief Minister Digambar Kamat has disclosed plans to convene a joint meeting with the concerned parties to review the status of the waste treatment plant at Sonsodo.

Predicting monsoon arrival no longer an easy task for IMD PANJIM, The atmosphere was always a chaotic system. But predicting the arrival of Goa monsoons has just got more unpredictable in the last few years, according to K V Singh, Director, India Meteorological Department, Altinho.

MARGAO, Chief Minister, Digambar Kamat on Sunday assured a delegation of social activists that heavy machinery stationed at a closed mine at Cavrem would be removed forthwith and that police would take the ongoing investigations into the Nilesh Gaonkar case to its logical conclusion.
In another development, Nilesh was on Sunday afternoon discharged from Hospicio and was later escorted by police t

MARGAO, Goa Coastal Zone Management Authority on Thursday directed Project Director of Rural Development Agency, South, to halt all type of construction and related works on the retaining wall on the banks of a rivulet, a tributary of River Sal at Dongorim-Navelim.
In his order, GCZMA Member Secretary Michael D

Hoteliers enlist their rates
MARGAO, The deadlock between the Margao Municipal Council and the South Goa Hotel Owners Association over the implementation of door-to-door garbage collection continues over the question of collection fees.
The rates quoted by Margao Municipal Council are not acceptable to hotel owners, who have enlisted their own rates before the civic body.
Association President

MARGAO, In an interesting development, the Town and Country Planning Board has ruled that no further NOCs can be issued to Raheja