Sunday 23 June 2024

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Infrastructure | Transport

Landslide disrupts Pune-Goa traffic

Traffic on Pune-Konkan route was held up due to landslide and heavy rainfall on Wednesday. READ

Landslide at Anmod disurpts Goa-Karnataka traffic

Incessant rains triggered a major landslide on the Goa-Karnataka border in the wee hours today, disrupting traffic flow on the crucial Anmod Ghat that links the two States. READ

Cong opposes 'Sydney' bridge over Terekhol

The Goa Congress unit today opposed the state government's plan to construct a Sydney Harbour style bridge over Terekhol river on the border along Maharashtra. READ

Hired bikes/rickshaws to get costly in Goa

Travelling in Goa would be a costlier affair now as the state transport authority (STA) has recommended to hike the fares of auto-rickshaws, motorcycle pilots and tour buses. READ

Ponda to have flyover to cross the city

Ponda will have Goa’s first longest flyover of 2.8 kilometers to reduce the congestion in the city. READ

No Act & vehicles charged new taxes

The mismanagement of e-governance has apparently started paying its price as transport department has to refund the additional amount of taxes it collected from the vehicle owners even before the newly passed bills have become ... READ

Slump compels Audi to push cheap cars in Goa

The economic slump caused by the mining ban in Goa has forced Audi to change track as far as sales strategy in the state is concerned, a top official said on Wednesday. READ

Alina proposes cycle lanes on roads

Goa’s roads would slowly have separate lanes for cycles if environment and forest minister Alina Saldanha succeeds in convincing her cabinet colleagues. READ

Women Special buses on 5 routes from 30 Apr

In a bid to provide safe and secure environment to women passengers, the Goa government will commission special buses on five of its prime routes, a senior minister said on Wednesday. READ

I don't go by Internet dictionaries: Parrikar

“I don’t go by Internet dictionaries”, said Manohar Parrikar, known to be Goa’s technocrat chief minister. READ