In a meeting with governor Mridula Sinha, sarpanchas of North Goa on Wednesday listed various problems faced by them in garbage collection and management in their respective panchayats.

PANJIM: Government’s promise to provide 24x7 filtered tap water supply to whole of Goa would be fulfilled by December 2016, PWD Minister Ramakrishna Sudin Dhavalikar said on Thursday at the inaugur

In the two decades that followed Goa's liberation, the state's population growth gained speed with a rise by 34% in the '70s and 26% in the '80s. But it has only been a downward trend, since.

PANAJI: The National green tribunal (NGT), New Delhi, has set aside an order issued by Goa coastal zone management authority (GCZMA) to Marbela beach resort, Morjim, to demolish a few illegal struc

The next time you want to dig into a spiced, crunchy fried mussel or fancy some coconut-laced clam gravy while lounging in a Goa beach shack, you might have to look harder for it.

CALANGUTE: Health authorities in Candolim have stepped up measures to tackle dengue, after 21 persons from Nerul and surrounding areas have tested positive for the dreaded disease since January.

Panaji: Mining belt in North Goa, which was once buzzing with activity, seems impervious to the high-octane election campaign steered by BJP and Congress as people are more concerned about resumpti

Porvorim MLA Rohan Khaunte on Wednesday stated that the State government has not yet formulated Private Forest Policy nor the Regional Plan is in place and hence it has no moral right to carry out

CALANGUTE: Shareholders of Calangute Comunidade have decided to challenge the arbitrary decision of the government to acquire huge portion of land to set up Solid Waste Management plant at Saligao/

PANJIM: While reiterating the demand to shift the garbage treatment plant proposed atop the Saligao-Calangute hillock, to an alternate site, the residents of Saligao are set to fight a legal battle against the state government over relocation of the plant

The residents Saligao have decided to file a contempt petition in the High Court against the Government, for violating the Court’s 2003 order which had opposed setting up of any waste treatment plant at the proposed site.