Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Sunday said that he will take up with the Goa University (GU) officials the issue of 75 percent compulsory attendance to qualify for appearing in
Panaji: Transparency is good, but it has limitations and the media should be kept out of processes and deliberations because it tends to create confusion, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar
Panaji: Goa tourism department is anticipating a 30 per cent rise in arrival of chartered flights during the upcoming tourist season, crossing 1,000 mark.
"Due to the ongoing
Panaji: Expediting the process of providing subsidy on loan granted to people dependent on mining in Goa, the state government has asked financial institutions, including nationalised banks, to
Panaji: Has Prime Minister Narendra Modi realised the worth of Indian Muslims only after the bashing the BJP took in the recently concluded by-polls, Urfan Mulla, a Congress spokesperson and
Panaji: A 30-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping his minor daughter, sister-in-law and mother-in-law, police said on Friday.
The accused, an unemployed man living with
Panaji: A youth on Wednesday allegedly assaulted three staff, including headmistress and a teacher, of a school at a village near here and was arrested, police said.
Panaji: Once vaunted and an object for appropriation of cheap brownie points for Goa's political parties while it was being constructed, Goa's 10-month-young new airport terminal, built at a
Panaji: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Goa Police has filed a case against former Congress minister Joaquim Alemao and mining magnet Anil Salgaocar for their alleged involvement in
Panaji: The Supreme Court may soon have to adjudicate over the Goa government's questionable efforts to restart the tainted multi-billion rupee iron ore mining sector, which has been plagued by
Panaji: Normally associated with the legendary cafes with strong tea and khari (salted pastry), the word 'Irani' has been proving to be a headache for police in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Goa,
Panaji: Goa Church has its fingers crossed over reports in the international media which suggest that Blessed Joseph Vaz, a 17th century Catholic priest of Goan origin, could be canonised as
Panaji: Goa`s police constabulary has been banned from constantly using mobile phones while on traffic and picketing duty, according to newly-appointed Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sunil
Panaji: The bikini is back in the news in Goa, this time as an object of threat.
A sarpanch (village head) of Bandoda village in Ponda sub-district, 30 km from Panaji, has threatened
Mumbai: Heavy to very heavy rains are expected in Gujarat, Maharashtra, west Madhya Pradesh and Goa in the next couple of days, the India Meteorological Department said on Monday.
Panaji: Prime Minister Narendra Modi may have managed to get a promise of USD 35 billion Japanese investment for India but in Goa revelations by the federal auditor reveal how a sloppy state
Panaji: The Goa government has put on hold the fifth e-auctioning of iron ore, which was scheduled to be held this week, owing to falling prices in international markets.
Panaji: Even as almost all Goa schools are gearing up to show live telecast of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address on Teachers' Day Friday, Congress has questioned the "forceful viewing of
Panaji: A senior Goa BJP legislator on Tuesday demanded dress code for men on the beaches, days after a state minister sought a ban on bikinis at the seaside.
"There should be proper
Panaji: Retired judges should go through a 'cooling off' period before taking up other job assigned to them by governments, Rajya Sabha MP Shantaram Naik said Tuesday.
Panaji: Newly inducted Goa Governor Mridula Sinha is ready with her next novel, 'Mandodari', which is a biography of the Queen Consort of Ravana, the King of Lanka.
"It is a unique
Panaji: Goa's untidy and garbage-ridden beaches would soon be a thing of the past as the state tourism department has contracted the work of cleaning the sea shore which will begin from Monday
Panaji: Noted writer and senior BJP leader Mridula Sinha was on Sunday sworn-in as Governor of Goa, following the resignation of B V Wanchoo.
Bombay High Court Chief Justice Mohit
Vijayawada: Four candidates are in the fray in Nandigama Assembly constituency in Andhra Pradesh, where by-election will take place next month.
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