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Maharashtra SSC, BSE Odisha, Uttarakhand Results tomorrow; list of board exam results to be announced this week

July 28, 2020 4:36 pm

RBSE Rajasthan, Maharashtra SSC, BSE Odisha, MP Board 12th, Goa Board 10th Result 2020 Date: The state boards- Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Odisha, Goa, Uttarakhand will announce the results of either Class 10 or 12 this week. Check result declaration details here

India Coronavirus Updates, 25 July: Goa's youngest COVID victim is 14-yrs-old; Delhi cases cross 1.29 lakh

July 25, 2020 10:14 pm

Coronavirus (Covid-19) India Updates: Maharashtra has reported the highest number of cases at 3,57,117, followed by Tamil Nadu (1,99,749), Delhi (1,28,389), Karnataka (85,870), Andhra Pradesh (80,858), Uttar Pradesh (60,771), West Bengal (53,973), and Gujarat (53,545).

Goa Legislative Assembly complex to get Rs 7-crore facelift

July 24, 2020 12:28 pm

Chief Minister Pramod Sawant chaired the meeting of the state-run corporation Goa State Infrastructure Development Corp (GSIDC) which cleared a proposal to renovate the assembly complex.

New academic session in Goa likely from September

July 23, 2020 1:53 pm

The state education department was earlier hoping to start the 2020-21 academic year by August 15

Goa Governor, CM Pramod Sawant spar over Covid situation

July 17, 2020 2:13 am

On Thursday, when Sawant was asked by reporters about the review meeting at Raj Bhavan, he said, “The Governor is upset with the media’s negative coverage of the state’s Covid response. We told him about our efforts and he was satisfied.”

Goa announces three-day lockdown, night curfew till Aug 10

July 16, 2020 2:29 am

Of the 2,753 covid cases, Goa currently has 1128 active cases with 18 deaths. A total of 3,522 test results are awaited.

Goa: Pvt hospitals with functional ICU to keep 20% of their beds reserved for Covid-19 patients

July 13, 2020 10:52 pm

Health Secretary Nila Mohanan added any hospital which fails to adhere to this directive could face action under the Epidemic Act, including suspension or cancellation of their working licence.

Day after police broke up press meet, Goa villagers speak against land for proposed IIT

July 10, 2020 4:54 am

Ram Melekar, a senior citizen who was detained, said the land has sustained thousands of villagers over the years. He said villagers want the state government to understand their reasoning and their rights over this land.

Goa guidelines for tourists: Covid-negative certificates, pre-booked hotels

July 03, 2020 5:03 pm

Once they arrive in Goa, tourists will be required to visit the nearest tourism kiosk, where they will undergo basic thermal screening. They will also have to get their mandatory documents verified, before they are allowed to proceed.

Railway line to road, Centre clears 3 projects, Goa board says we were used as puppets

July 03, 2020 3:10 pm

Records reviewed by The Indian Express show that the projects will lead to the diversion of 170 hectares of protected area in forest land in the Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary and its core notified area, Mollem National Park.


Sushmita Sen isn’t over brother Rajeev Sen's Goa wedding

June 19, 2019 10:08 am

Sushmita Sen's brother Rajeev Sen got married to TV actor Charu Asopa. The couple had a three-day destination wedding in Goa.

Sneak peak into the world’s first feni cellar, set to open in Goa this month

January 07, 2019 7:42 am

The world’s lone feni cellar will officially open to public this month in Goa.

TripAdvisor's top 10 Indian beaches for 2016

February 29, 2016 5:14 pm

Based on votes from millions of travellers nationwide and worldwide, here's a list of the Top 10 beaches in India that made it to Trip Advisor's list of Best Indian beaches for 2016.

PM Narendra Modi on board INS Vikramaditya

June 15, 2014 12:03 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday dedicated India's largest warship INS Vikramaditya to the nation.


Goa village wants to go dry

June 22, 2020 6:18 pm

Goa agriculture minister tells farmers say 'Om rom jum sah' for better output

June 22, 2020 6:24 pm

Goa agriculture minister Vijay Sardesai has told farmers to meditate for 20 minutes in their fields saying 'Om Rum Jum Sah' to improve their output. The minister insists that this is a scientific method.

Goa Carnival attracts tourists in large number

February 08, 2016 10:43 am

Panji, Feb 08 (ANI): A colourful carnival drew hundreds of tourists in Panaji city. International and local artists mersmerised people with their performances and paraded on the streets. Goa Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar said Goa has invited 12 artists from the U.K. and South Africa for the four-day long carnival. Colourful tableaus were paraded on the streets on the third day of the carnival, depicting the cultural heritage of Goa and the influence of Portuguese culture. Local and international tourists alike enjoyed the carnival, hoping to witness more in the coming days. The carnival, which will end on Tuesday, marks merriment and precedes the 40 days of Lent observed before Easter.

My relations with Lt Gen Jacob were friendly: Parrikar

January 14, 2016 10:52 am

New Delhi, Jan 14 (ANI): After the demise of Lieutenant General (Retired) Jack Farj Rafael Jacob, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said that he had very different and friendly relations with him. Appreciating Lt. Gen. Jacob he said that he was a straight forward man and his contributions played a very vital role in the development of the country. He further asserted that he developed good relations with him when he was governor of Goa. Lt. Gen. Jacob, 92, passed away on Wednesday morning following a 13-days illness. He played the key role in India's victory in the India-Pakistan war of 1971.

Sent MLAs to Brazil to promote football: Manohar Parrikar

June 13, 2014 1:00 pm

Goa CM says media has created a negative image about politics