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The Indian Express Film Club screening of G Kutta Se was topped off by a lively debate on how society polices women’s bodies and minds

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'Jai Lava Kusa' star Jr NTR said that he is a huge fan of superstars Rajinikanth and Ajith. Talking about the film the actor said 'Jai Lava Kusa' will always be close to his heart. He also said that playing a triple role in the film was emotionally very challenging for him.

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Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai 20 September full episode written update: Naira and Keerti want to play Keerti's favourite childhood game. Naira uses a gun from Manish's collection, which happens to be loaded.

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The National Radio Astronomy Observatory announced the project this week, saying the Very Large Array will make three scans of the sky that's visible from the scrubland of the San Augustin Plains.

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OnePlus today announced offers and discounts on OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 3T. The OnePlus 3T will be available at a price of Rs 24,999 during the sale period.

Goa News

Its beaches under watch, Goa pores over world laws on drinking
Its beaches under watch, Goa pores over world laws on drinking

“The maximum deaths in the past few years were not after sunset, but between 12 and 3 in the afternoon,” says a senior official at the Goa Secretariat, now tasked with helping the government form rules for drinking in public places.

Goa: Inform drug related activity directly to me, says Manohar Parrikar to MLAs
Goa: Inform drug related activity directly to me, says Manohar Parrikar to MLAs

“It has been observed that some of the MLA’s are making public statements regarding availability of drugs and nexus between the drug peddlers and some police officials,” the chief minister has said in a letter.

Goa: 6 Navy men detained for ‘misbehaviour’
Goa: 6 Navy men detained for ‘misbehaviour’

“We got a complaint from a restaurant owner at 10 pm, saying the six were creating a nuisance at the premises. They complained that they were not leaving and were drunk, and that they misbehaved,” said the duty-in-charge who did not want to be named.

Goa minister says given up morning stroll on public beaches following mafia threats, stalking
Goa minister says given up morning stroll on public beaches following mafia threats, stalking

Fisheries Minister Vinod Palienkar on Tuesday admitted giving up his morning stroll on public beaches following subtle threats and stalking from the mafia.

Bawana bypoll: FIR over poster that no one wants to own
Bawana bypoll: FIR over poster that no one wants to own

Although the FIR was lodged against unknown persons, Leader of Opposition and senior BJP leader Vijender Gupta claimed, “Police have lodged a case against Hussain. AAP made a clear attempt to communalise the polls and spread hatred in the area on the day of polling.”

Facebook, WhatsApp will be misused ahead of Goa by-poll, cautions Manohar Parrikar
Facebook, WhatsApp will be misused ahead of Goa by-poll, cautions Manohar Parrikar

“Someone created bogus news and quoted it everywhere. I had never spoken to the press. There was no news. A news item was created on the internet, quoting a media (channel) and it was sent to everyone. WhatsApp and Facebook will be misused extensively in the next three days,” Parrikar said.

GSM will work to ensure amendments to Goa Gambling Act are deleted, says Subhash Velingkar
GSM will work to ensure amendments to Goa Gambling Act are deleted, says Subhash Velingkar

The GSM has further said that they will increase the number of shops providing fish at subsidised rate. The party has also assured adequate measures to avoid flooding of Panaji city. It also said that their candidate will “work with civil society to protect the constitutional rights of all the communities.”

In Independence Day speech, Goa CM Manohar Parrikar links unemployment to drug abuse
In Independence Day speech, Goa CM Manohar Parrikar links unemployment to drug abuse

In his 15 minute speech, Parrikar linked unemployment to reports of drug abuse in the state. Connecting the two issues, he said, “I have given instruction to police, but I believe the reason for increase in drugs is frustration.

Two men die of suspected drug overdose in Goa
Two men die of suspected drug overdose in Goa

The doctors suspect that the two men died of drug overdose. In view of the incident, the state government has asked the police to crack down on the sale of narcotics in North Goa.

Goa Congress meeting tomorrow to discuss bypoll preparedness
Goa Congress meeting tomorrow to discuss bypoll preparedness

“GPCC will meet on Wednesday which will be attended by state executive members, party legislators, block presidents and other office bearers. “We will take stock on the campaign for the upcoming by-elections in Panaji and Valpoi constituencies,” Naik told reporters

People found drinking on Goa beaches could be arrested: Tourism Minister
People found drinking on Goa beaches could be arrested: Tourism Minister

In May this year, police in the tourist state had asked its personnel to arrest people, found drinking in public places, including beaches. At a meeting held in Calangute that month, citizens had complained about drinking on beaches as well other public places and no action being taken against them.

Bona fide Goans to get preference in jobs at Mopa airport, says Manohar Parrikar
Bona fide Goans to get preference in jobs at Mopa airport, says Manohar Parrikar

“There are certain areas, where you cannot compromise on quality. There are 25 per cent positions, where compromise cannot be done. I am sure that out of those 25 per cent, 8-10 per cent will be eligible Goans. I will get them trained and I will see that Goans are preferred,” Manohar Parrikar said.

No more permissions for casinos in Goa: Manohar Parrikar
No more permissions for casinos in Goa: Manohar Parrikar

In yet another announcement, Manohar Parrikar also said that the number of off shore casinos in Mandovi river would be capped to existing five vessels, which would be shifted to land in next three years. Parrikar also assured the House that the amendment to the Prevention of Gambling Act would be made during next assembly session.

Strict action against policemen involved in criminal acts, says Manohar Parrikar
Strict action against policemen involved in criminal acts, says Manohar Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday informed the House that strict action will be taken against policemen involved in criminal acts like child abuse or are found drinking on duty. Parrikar said any policeman involved in child abuse, sexual acts, drinking on duty and encouraging use of drugs will not be spared by the […]

Police avoid ‘confrontation’ as cases filed with various agencies: Manohar Parrikar
Police avoid ‘confrontation’ as cases filed with various agencies: Manohar Parrikar

“The police force has changed and it is not what it used to be some 10-20 years ago. His (a police personnel’s) mental position today is that he is not ready to confront. The Police need to confront, need to be strict so that they can discipline citizens,” the CM said.

MoU on nationalisation of Goa rivers to be signed soon: Manohar Parrikar
MoU on nationalisation of Goa rivers to be signed soon: Manohar Parrikar

Allaying fears of adverse impact on environment due to desilting of rivers as part of the nationalisation project, he said all works would be carried out only after Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) is conducted and approved. He said only navigation channels would be desilted, that too, if required.

Will ensure there is no shortage of beef in Goa, says CM Manohar Parrikar, Congress makes fun
Will ensure there is no shortage of beef in Goa, says CM Manohar Parrikar, Congress makes fun

Speaking in the Goa Assembly, Manohar Parrikar said, “We have not closed the option of getting meat from Belgaum (in Karnataka) or some other place to ensure that there is no shortage.” 

Female dentists in Goa get extortion threats from ‘Abu Zarqawi’
Female dentists in Goa get extortion threats from ‘Abu Zarqawi’

IS founder Abu Musab al-Zarqawi may have been killed in 2006, but extortion letters signed off with the dreaded terrorist’s name have come back to haunt female dentists in the tony Calangute-Candolim beach belt in North Goa.

Two more crosses desecrated in Goa
Two more crosses desecrated in Goa

Goa has witnessed a spate of attacks on religious symbols since early this month. At least 11 holy crosses and a temple have been vandalised by unidentified persons in South Goa district since July 1.

Four family members held for confining woman in room for 15 years in Goa
Four family members held for confining woman in room for 15 years in Goa

Police claimed that the woman was confined in the room for nearly 15 years and she had no connection with the outside world. Based on the information provided by the NGO ‘Bailancho Saad’, a team from the Women’s Police Station last evening raided the house and made the arrests.

Goa: Graves in Christian cemetery vandalised
Goa: Graves in Christian cemetery vandalised

Several gravestones in a Christian cemetery in South Goa were allegedly vandalised by unidentified persons. Police are yet to arrest anyone in connection with the cemetery attack. Vaingankar said one of the locals had seen a man running out of cemetery at around 4.30 am.

Amit Shah arrives in Goa on two-day visit
Amit Shah arrives in Goa on two-day visit

The Bharatiya Janata Party National President paid tributes to Goan freedom fighters at the Martyr’s Memorial. Shah is expected to have lunch with members of the ruling BJP-led coalition cabinet, as well as meet his party’s MLAs.

Constitutional authorities can become more corrupt than politicians: Parrikar
Constitutional authorities can become more corrupt than politicians: Parrikar

Pointing out to the delay in holding election in some panchayat wards following a court order, Manohar Parrikar asked, “Who should be held responsible for the delay in the election in these wards?”

Open defecation polluting Goa rivers: Report  
Open defecation polluting Goa rivers: Report  

The Board monitored 52 water bodies in the state for the period of April 2016 to March 2017 under the National Water Quality Monitoring Programme (NWMP), the report said.

Goa gaushala shelters 355 rescued bovines amid raging debate
Goa gaushala shelters 355 rescued bovines amid raging debate

A small-time trust in Goa is running a cattle care centre, providing shelter and rehabilitation to over 350 injured and abandoned cows as well as bullock despite facing severe shortage of funds.

Goa government will ensure that narcotics trade is stopped: Minister
Goa government will ensure that narcotics trade is stopped: Minister

“The sale of drugs will not be tolerated. We won’t allow our generation to be finished due to narcotics,” Manohar Ajgaonkar said.

Goa monsoon alert sounded: Red flags out, tourists told not to venture into sea
Goa monsoon alert sounded: Red flags out, tourists told not to venture into sea

The Indian Metrological Centre in Goa too has confirmed that Goa will continue to witness heavy showers over the next 48 hours.

Plastic bags to attract upto Rs 5,000 fine in Goa
Plastic bags to attract upto Rs 5,000 fine in Goa

CM Parrikar said the state government cannot perform if citizens behave irresponsibly.

Goa government to unveil start-up policy in 10 days
Goa government to unveil start-up policy in 10 days

The Goa government is all set to roll out a new start-up policy in the next ten days.

Goa bridge collapse: Rajnath Singh dials Manohar Parrikar, says rescue ops intensified
Goa bridge collapse: Rajnath Singh dials Manohar Parrikar, says rescue ops intensified

Union Home Mininster Rajnath Singh speaks to Goa CM Manohar Parrikar after a Portuguese-era footbridge collapsed in Curchorem.

Goa: Sonshi mines may face GSPCB action over high air pollution
Goa: Sonshi mines may face GSPCB action over high air pollution

The mining firms are required to furnish a bank guarantee by tomorrow, failing which, they will not be allowed to operate this season.

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar to contest by-election from Panaji; Congress, AAP to field candidates
Goa CM Manohar Parrikar to contest by-election from Panaji; Congress, AAP to field candidates

Panaji is currently represented by Manohar Parrikar’s close aide Siddharth Kuncalienkar, who had, in 2014, contested the bye-election after Parrikar resigned to join the Union cabinet.

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar asks health department to list priority areas
Goa CM Manohar Parrikar asks health department to list priority areas

Healthcare areas which need immediate improvement would be discussed in the meeting, Manohar Parrikar said.

Goa: Woman gets Seven-year jail for pushing daughter into prostitution
Goa: Woman gets Seven-year jail for pushing daughter into prostitution

The judge also imposed a fine of Rs 1 lakh on the woman, who was convicted under relevant sections of the Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956 and the Goa Children’s Act, 2003.

Goa: Nitesh Rane, 8 others charge-sheeted in 2013 toll plaza case 
Goa: Nitesh Rane, 8 others charge-sheeted in 2013 toll plaza case 

The Goa government has imposed entry tax on non-Goa registration vehicles that enter the state.

Parrikar pledges to protect Lamani community
Parrikar pledges to protect Lamani community

Members of the Lamani community have been living in Goa with dignity and pride for many generations, which makes them Indians first and Goans next: Manohar Parrikar