Goa News

Jain sage booked for obscenity in Goa

A trial court has ordered Goa Police to file a First Information Report (FIR) against a Jain sage for roaming naked around Margao town last month.

Goa Congress to chalk out action plan for ''drug-free'' state

 

Panaji: The Congress in Goa has constituted a five-member team to come up with an action plan for making the state `drug-free`, state unit president Luizinho Faleiro said on Wednesday.

Congress wants all development in 12 months: Naik

Rebutting Congress' criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government, Union minister Shripad Naik on Tuesday said "the opposition party wants all the development to happen in 12 months."

Fifty years not enough to alleviate poverty: Congress leader

Fifty years were not enough for the party to remove poverty from the country, Congress leader Praniti Shinde said here on Monday.

Modi has humiliated India in his China visit: Congress

Congress on Monday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "humiliating" India by criticising its citizens during his recent China tour.

Goa government unveils draft IT policy

 Goa government on Saturday unveiled its draft Information Technology (IT) policy that aims to establish Goa as animation, visual effects, gaming and comics (AVGC) hub.

GBSHSE (gbshse.gov.in) SSC 10th Results 2015: Goa Board (goaresults.nic.in) Class 10 results 2015 declared
GBSHSE (gbshse.gov.in) SSC 10th Results 2015: Goa Board (goaresults.nic.in) Class 10 results 2015 declared

The Goa Board Class 10th SSC Result have been declared by the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE).

Congress protests against power-cut, water scarcity

In protest against power-cut, water scarcity and inadequate LPG supply, Congress workers, mostly women, today held a demonstratation in front of Malkangiri district collectorate here on Saturday.

Goa Board SSC Exam Results 2015 announced
Goa Board SSC Exam Results 2015 announced

The Goa Class 10th Results 2015 will be declared on Saturday (May 23, 2015) by the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE). 

GBSHSE (gbshse.gov.in) SSC 10th Results 2015: Goa Board (goaresults.nic.in) Class 10 results 2015 out
GBSHSE (gbshse.gov.in) SSC 10th Results 2015: Goa Board (goaresults.nic.in) Class 10 results 2015 out

The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) will on Saturday (May 23, 2015) announce the Goa Class 10th Results 2015.

GBSHSE (gbshse.gov.in) SSC 10th Results 2015: Goa Board (goaresults.nic.in) Class 10 results 2015 to be declared today at 6 PM
GBSHSE (gbshse.gov.in) SSC 10th Results 2015: Goa Board (goaresults.nic.in) Class 10 results 2015 to be declared today at 6 PM

  The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) is going to announce the Goa Class 10th Results 2015 on Saturday, May 23.

Trial of sea plane in Goa on Saturday

The Goa tourism department will conduct trial of a nine-seater sea-plane here Friday before starting a commercial service.

GBSHSE (gbshse.gov.in) SSC 10th Results 2015: Goa Board (goaresults.nic.in) Class 10 results 2015 to be declared today
GBSHSE (gbshse.gov.in) SSC 10th Results 2015: Goa Board (goaresults.nic.in) Class 10 results 2015 to be declared today

The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) will declare the Goa Board Class 10th SSC Result today (Sunday, May 23) and the GBSHSE results 2015 will be available for download on: gbshse.gov.in and goaresults.nic.in

Amit Shah to hold public meeting in Goa on May 28

 BJP President Amit Shah will address a public meeting in Goa on May 28 and hold a series of meetings with office bearers, legislators and ministers, a senior party functionary said on Friday.

GBSHSE (gbshse.gov.in) SSC 10th Results 2015: Goa Board (goaresults.nic.in) Class 10 results 2015 to be declared on May 23
GBSHSE (gbshse.gov.in) SSC 10th Results 2015: Goa Board (goaresults.nic.in) Class 10 results 2015 to be declared on May 23

  The Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) is going to announce the Goa Class 10th Results 2015 tomorrow, 23 May.

Six crude bombs recovered from house in Goa

 Six crude bombs were found from a house in Sattari taluka on Thursday during a raid by forest department officials probing a poaching case, police said.

Congress slams ministers for saying tourists come to Goa for drugs

Goa Congress has threatened to "throw cow dung on the face of ministers" who claim that tourists arrive in the state due to availability of drugs.

Goa: Congress questions move to reinstate cops being probed by CBI

 The Congress party here on Wednesday questioned CBI's move to grant a 'No Objection Certificate' (NOC) reinstating seven policemen, who were being probed by the agency itself for allegedly selling seized drugs back to the narcotics mafia.

Goa beach village wants ban on glass bottles

The sarpanch of a coastal village in Goa wants a ban on the use of glass bottles on the beaches as strewn broken bottles are causing a menace.

Police-drug peddler nexus: Goa govt reinstates suspended cops

Goa government Tuesday reinstated two senior police officers and five constables who were suspended and arrested for their involvement with narcotics lobby in the state in 2010.

'On-the-run' Goa minister also a loan defaulter

Troubles have compounded for the "on-the-run" former Goa minister Francisco "Mickky" Pacheco with the AAP now accusing the state government of allowing him to get away with a loan default of around Rs 5 crore taken from a government-run corporation.

Goa govt stops paying electricity bills for religious places

Years after illuminating several churches, temples and a mosque in the state, Goa government on Monday decided not to foot their electricity bill anymore as an austerity measure, drawing flak from the opposition.

NCP asks Goa govt to release 'report card' of ministers

 Nationalist Congress Party on Monday asked the Laxmikant Parsekar-led BJP government to make public the 'report card' of its ministers, saying not doing so is akin to its admission of failure in governance.

Dedicate a day for Swachch Bharat: Goa governor

Goa Governor Mridula Sinha has asked the hospitality industry to observe the last Saturday of each month as a `Clean Day` so that the workforce could spend an hour cleaning up the locality and promote cleanliness.

Goa CM Laxmikant Parsekar intervenes to end fishermen stir; assures protection

Two days after Goan fishermen went on a flash strike over alleged assault on their crew, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Wednesday sought to resolve the matter, resuming the supply of fish to the state market.

Goa Police to escort fish consignments from Maharashtra

Fish consignments from Maharashtra's Sindhudurg district will be ferried to Goa under police escort, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said on Wednesday.

SC declines Goa legislator's plea for more time to surrender

 The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined the plea of Goa legislator Francisco Xavier, alias Mickky Pacheco, seeking four weeks` time to surrender after his conviction and sentencing for assaulting a government servant in 2006.

Goa govt launches hot air balloon, amphibious vehicle

Adding attractions to its tourism portfolio, the Goa government on Saturday launched hot air balloon and amphibious vehicles in the picturesque state of beaches.

Preliminary study underway on helicopter unit in Goa: Parrikar

 A preliminary assessment by HAL and consultation with his ministry will decide on Goa's feasibility for setting up a helicopter manufacturing unit, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Monday.

Was surprised by court order to search my residence: Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday said he was surprised after a local court issued a warrant to search his official residence in Delhi to trace former Goa minister Francisco Miccky Pacheco, who is reported to be absconding after conviction in a 2006 assault case.