Goa building collapse

Goa building collapse: Probe panel to submit report next month

The inquiry commission set up to probe the Goa building collapse in which 30 people were killed earlier this year will submit its report to the state government by next month.

Jun 10, 2014, 13:30 PM IST

Goa building collapse: Two senior govt officials held

Goa Crime Branch on Wednesday arrested two senior government officials in connection with the last month`s building collapse that left more than 30 people dead.

Feb 12, 2014, 16:34 PM IST

Govt blacklists accused builders in Goa collapse case

Goa government on Wednesday blacklisted the construction firm responsible for the Canacona building collapse early this month, which left 31 people dead.

Jan 15, 2014, 19:21 PM IST

Goa buildings cleared by tainted engineers to be re-examined

All buildings and constructions certified by engineers and technicians who endorsed the ill-fated five-storey building in Goa`s Canacona sub-district will be re-examined, an official said Friday.

Jan 10, 2014, 14:16 PM IST

Goa building collapse: Death toll rises to 19

The death toll in Canacona building collapse has gone up to 19 after one more body was recovered, officials said.

Jan 08, 2014, 12:30 PM IST

Goa building collapse: Toll rises to 18, rescue operation resumes

The death toll in the Goa building collapse increased to 18 on Tuesday even as the rescue operation in the Canacona building collapse in Goa resumed today after it was halted following the tilting of adjacent buildings which posed as a threat.

Jan 07, 2014, 17:25 PM IST

Goa Building collapse: GHRC asks state to submit report

The Goa Human Rights Commission (GHRC) on Tuesday asked the state Chief Secretary to submit a report on Canacona building mishap that killed 17 workers, official sources said here on Tuesday.

Jan 07, 2014, 17:15 PM IST

Goa collapse: Deputy Town Planner held; builders still missing

A senior town and country planning officer has been arrested in connection with the Canacona building collapse in Goa, which has left 17 dead and several others injured.

Jan 07, 2014, 11:58 AM IST

Government panel to probe Goa building collapse; no arrests

A panel headed by a retired secretary has been appointed to probe the collapse of a five-storeyed building in South Goa that claimed 17 lives, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said Monday.

Jan 06, 2014, 22:36 PM IST

Goa mishap: Rescue operation halted after adjacent buildings tilt

The death toll in the Goa building collapse increased to 17 even as authorities halted rescue operations in the area despite fears of people still being trapped under the rubble on Monday after adjacent buildings tilted dangerously.

Jan 06, 2014, 14:10 PM IST

Death toll in Goa building collapse rises to 17

More bodies were retrieved from the debris of the collapsed building in Canacona town of Goa Sunday night, taking the death toll to 17, while over a dozen more people are still feared trapped in the debris.

Jan 06, 2014, 11:50 AM IST

Stroke of luck keeps labourer away from building collapse in Goa

Sanjiv Goswami, a casual labourer, has not stopped thanking his friend, who called him over to Margao town to help him out in some government related work.

Jan 05, 2014, 00:10 AM IST