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Plastic bags below 50 microns banned in Goa

Plastic bags are the main cause of choked drains in Goa and there was an urgent need to crack down on its excessive use.

PM Narendra Modi greets people of Goa on Statehood Day
PM Narendra Modi greets people of Goa on Statehood Day

Goa celebrates its Statehood Day on May 30. Goa was a union territory of India from 19 December 1961 to 30 May 1987.

Two-month ban on fishing with trawlers from June 1 in Goa

Fishing with use of trawlers will be banned in Goa from June 1 to July 31, a state fisheries department official said on Tuesday.

SIM cards being sold in Goa like "onions and potatoes": Director General of Police

Criminals are very easily obtaining SIM cards by submitting forged documents, they produce somebody else's photographs, name and even signature.

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gbshse.gov.in; Goa Board SSC Result 2017 declared - Goa Board 10th Results 2017, Goa SSC Class 10th Examination Result 2017

Check gbshse.gov.in, goaresults.nic.in to access Goa Board SSC Results 2017, Goa Board 10th Results 2017.

Goa Board 10th Results, Goa Board SSC Result 2017, Goa Class 10th GBSHSE board exam results 2017 to be declared shortly -  gbshse.gov.in, goaresults.nic.in
Goa Board 10th Results, Goa Board SSC Result 2017, Goa Class 10th GBSHSE board exam results 2017 to be declared shortly - gbshse.gov.in, goaresults.nic.in

The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) is set to announce GBSHSE Exam Results 2017, Goa Board (GBSHSE) SSC (Class 10) Examination Results 2017, Goa Board Results 2017, Goa Board Exam Results 2017, Goa Board Class 10th Examination Results 2017 on Thursday at 11 am.

GBSHSE SSC Class 10th Results 2017, Goa Board SSC Results 2017, Goa Class 10 Results 2017 likely to be declared today at 11 am; check gbshse.gov.in, goaresults.nic.in
GBSHSE SSC Class 10th Results 2017, Goa Board SSC Results 2017, Goa Class 10 Results 2017 likely to be declared today at 11 am; check gbshse.gov.in, goaresults.nic.in

The wait is over for the students waiting for Goa 10th Results 2017, GBSHSE 10th board results 2017, Goa Board SSC Results 2017 as the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) is expected to declare the results on Thursday.

Goa government to take up taxi fares issue next month

The Goa government will take up the contentious issue of fixing taxi fares in the coastal state in June, as an official on Tuesday ruled out being in touch with app-based Ola to restart its cab operations.

BJP retained Goa as it worked while Congress slept: Nitin Gadkari
BJP retained Goa as it worked while Congress slept: Nitin Gadkari

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Sunday said the BJP retained power in Goa despite winning only 13 of the 40 seats in the assembly elections as the "party was working (to cobble up a majority) while the Congress leadership slept".

Ambulances of Goa govt hospitals to have blood analysers

The portable machines, called i-STAT, will be installed in ambulances operated by government-run hospitals, Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said.

Goa bridge collapse: Search operation called off

Bridge across Sanvordem river, a tributary of the Zuari in South Goa, collapsed under the weight of scores of onlookers.

Tejas Express set to make journey from Mumbai to Goa; Suresh Prabhu inspects high-speed premium train
Tejas Express set to make journey from Mumbai to Goa; Suresh Prabhu inspects high-speed premium train

The first of the Tejas brand of trains, equipped with modern facilities, will run from Mumbai to Goa on May 22.

Goa bridge collapse toll rises to three
Goa bridge collapse toll rises to three

The body of one more person was fished out of the Sanvordem river in South Goa on Friday, following the collapse of a dilapidated foot-bridge late on Thursday.

Onlookers watching a man trying to commit suicide fall into river as bridge collapses in Goa; 2 dead
Onlookers watching a man trying to commit suicide fall into river as bridge collapses in Goa; 2 dead

The Portuguese-era bridge across the river Sanvordem, a tributary of river Zuari, was closed for traffic for the last four years.

Major mishap in Goa: 50 people fall into river after bridge collapses; dozens feared drowned
Major mishap in Goa: 50 people fall into river after bridge collapses; dozens feared drowned

In a tragic incident, at least fifty people swept away after a footbridge collapsed in south Goa's Curchorem on Thursday. 

Goa government to suspend LED bulbs scheme -- Jyotirmay Goa

This scheme will be replaced by another scheme under which tubelights, fans and bulbs will be provided at a cheaper rate to the people.

Yogi Adityanath and Manohar Parrikar to resign as MPs only after presidential election
Yogi Adityanath and Manohar Parrikar to resign as MPs only after presidential election

Yogi Adityanath and Manohar Parrikar may have left national politics to be chief ministers but they are likely to resign from their parliamentary seats only after casting their votes in the presidential election.

Congress would be wiped out under Rahul Gandhi: Vishwajit Rane
Congress would be wiped out under Rahul Gandhi: Vishwajit Rane

Goa minister Vishwajit Rane, who parted ways with the Congress after the Assembly polls, on Saturday claimed that the party would be wiped out under the leadership of Rahul Gandhi during the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Congress moves HC for disqualification of Goa Minister

The petition was filed by Leader of Opposition Chandrakant Kavlekar of the Congress under Article 226 of the Constitution that empowers the court to issue orders on legislative matters.

Goa nurses will have to take 'practical' exam for recruitment in govt hospitals
Goa nurses will have to take 'practical' exam for recruitment in govt hospitals

"State-run Institute of Nursing Education will design a module to test the practical knowledge of students and," Rane told reporters here.

Won't leave state politics again: Parrikar

"There is no question of me quitting state politics again. I have been sent to run the state government. And the government is running smoothly," Parrikar told reporters here.

Manohar Parrikar will contest bypoll from Panaji: Goa BJP chief
Manohar Parrikar will contest bypoll from Panaji: Goa BJP chief

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will contest from the Panaji legislative assembly seat for the upcoming bypoll, state BJP president Vinay Tendulkar said on Wednesday.

Goa MLAs cannot hold dept meetings with officials at their residences: CM Manohar Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday announced that legislators in the state cannot summon the government officials at their residences or personal offices for the purpose of holding departmental meetings.

Goa: Cong says it will replace BJP as ruling party after bypolls

"Congress will form government in Goa after winning both the seats during upcoming by-elections," Congress party in-charge for Goa A Chellakumar told PTI.

Goa: Nitesh Rane, eight others chargesheeted in toll plaza case

Maharashtra Congress MLA Nitesh Rane has been charge-sheeted by Goa Police in connection with a 2013 case of vandalism of a toll booth in North Goa.

 

Now, consuming alcohol in public places in Goa can land you in jail
Now, consuming alcohol in public places in Goa can land you in jail

This is one news which all the drinkers should be aware of!

Goa State Museum to be relocated: CM Manohar Parrikar

Goa government has decided to shift the State Museum, currently located at EDC Complex in Patto here, into the 16th century building, famously known as Adilshah Palace, until new premises are made available.

Goa to host 'feni' festival, says Tourism Minister Manohar Ajgaonkar

A 'feni' festival will be held soon in the coastal state of Goa to highlight its medicinal value, Tourism Minister Manohar Ajgaonkar said on Thursday.

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check gbshse.gov.in; Goa Board HSSC Class 12 result 2017, GBSHSE Class 12th results 2017, Goa Board (GBSHSE) HSSC Class 12th Examination Results 2017 declared

GBSHSE Goa 12th HSSC Results 2017, Goa HSSC Result 2017, Goa Board 12th Class Results 2017, Goa GBSHSE board 12th results were declared on Thursday.

Goa Board (GBSHSE) HSSC Class 12th Examination Results 2017, Goa Board HSSC Results 2017, GBSHSE Class 12 Results 2017 to be declared April 27 (tomorrow)
Goa Board (GBSHSE) HSSC Class 12th Examination Results 2017, Goa Board HSSC Results 2017, GBSHSE Class 12 Results 2017 to be declared April 27 (tomorrow)

The Goa Board of Secondary Education will declare the Goa Board HSSC Results 2017, Goa HSSC Result 2017 on April 27 (Thursday) at 10:30 am.