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Sunday, December 05, 2021



In Goa push, Kejriwal announces ‘guarantee’ of free pilgrimage

November 02, 2021 9:17 am

Kejriwal announced free pilgrimage tours of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, Velankanni Church in Tamil Nadu, Ajmer Sharif in Rajasthan and Shirdi in Maharashtra.

Tarun Tejpal case: Don’t read out evidence, says HC

October 28, 2021 5:58 am

Opposing Tejpal's plea seeking in-camera proceedings, Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, arguing for the Goa government, said the trial court's order to acquit him was "retrograde and regressive" and "fit for the fifth century".

Opp questions Goa govt over report on oxygen supply to GMC

October 19, 2021 1:42 am

The report of the committee appointed by the state government said the Goa Association of Resident Doctors flagged the issue of inadequate oxygen supply

Former AAP Goa convenor joins Congress; former bureaucrat says Goa looking at Cong as alternative

August 09, 2021 6:17 am

Gomes was inducted into the party at a ceremony held at the Congress House in presence of Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) President Girish Chodankar and Leader of Opposition in the Goa legislative assembly and former chief minister Digambar Kamat.

Under PM Modi, 11 women ministers, daughters winning medals for India: BJP Mahila Morcha president says in Goa

August 09, 2021 5:40 am

BJP Goa President Sadanand Tanavade, Mahila Morcha State Incharge Sulakshana Sawant and its President Sheetal Naik among “hundreds of women karyakartas” present at the gathering, the BJP said in a statement.

Cyclone Tauktae: Goa authorities gear up to tackle situation

May 15, 2021 1:00 pm

As per the India Meteorological Department's (IMD) prediction, Konkan and Goa are expected to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall on May 15 and 16.

Congress MLA, Panaji mayor among 3 booked for molesting woman

June 01, 2019 12:22 pm

"In her complaint lodged late last night, the woman also alleged that all the accused threatened to kill her,"Panaji police sub inspector Arun Abhay Gawas Desai said.

Unable to convince voters, Goa AAP candidate puts it in an affidavit: 'Will not join BJP, back their govt'

May 07, 2019 4:07 pm

Displaying his affidavit, Valmiki Naik said he took recourse to the unusual move as he was finding it difficult to convince the voters that he would not switch parties or be part of the BJP if he got elected.

Panaji bypoll results: Manohar Parrikar has won, but the story lies in the margin of defeat

August 28, 2017 2:49 pm

Goa bypoll results: But if election math is to be seen – Congress has never secured over 5000 votes against Parrikar – and certainly not this margin in any of its previous five elections.

Goa bypoll results: Manohar Parrikar wins Panaji, Vishwajit Rane wins Valpoi for BJP

August 28, 2017 11:25 am

Goa bypoll results: Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar won the Panaji bypoll, while Vishwajit Rane won the Valpoi seat by a huge margin of over 10,000 votes, securing the seat for the BJP.


Selfie Death Epidemic In Goa

June 22, 2020 6:23 pm

Selfies are becoming a death trap. And this is how Goa is dealing with it. See more:

Syrian national detained by Goa police

January 26, 2016 2:56 pm

Panaji (Goa), Jan 26 (ANI): A Syrian national, allegedly overstaying in India, was traced and detained by Goa Police from an offshore casino off Panaji late on Monday night. Inspector General of Police, Sunil Garg on Tuesday said that they had got information that a person from Syria was missing during his overstay in country and his location was said to be around Goa. He also said that on Monday they had traced him and interrogation is underway. The interrogation of the detained Syrian national assumes significance in the wake of the recent death threats to Prime Minster Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar over beef ban in the country. The message was sent through an anonymous postcard which had ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) written on it.