Beaches - Latest News on Beaches | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Panel to assess pollution on Goa beaches

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 18:33

A high-level committee will assess pollution on Goa beaches, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said Tuesday.

High-level co to assess Goa beaches pollution: Javadekar

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 14:27

Asserting that Narendra Modi Government is committed to "development without destruction", Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar Tuesday said a high-level panel would assess reasons behind pollution in Goa coasts and formulate a redressal plan.

Govt looking to get rid of tar balls on Goa beaches: Parrikar

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 15:20

Concerned over the tar balls phenomenon on Goa beaches, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has asked the state pollution control board to find out the source of the aquatic pollutant and study how to dispense them off.

Bikinis can`t be banned, but stop drinking in public: Goa CM

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 18:17

Bikinis cannot be banned on beaches, but there could be a crack-down on drinking in public in Goa, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Wednesday.

Sewage at the beaches, piles of garbage mar Gaza`s summer

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 09:45

When Palestinians in the Gaza Strip seek some relief from the grind of life in an enclave plagued by conflict and hardship, they usually need to look no further than their sandy beaches.

France wants World Heritage status for D-Day beaches

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 01:49

French President Francois Hollande Friday asked to recognise D-Day beaches in Normandy, as UNESCO World Heritage site.

400 dolphins dead on Peru beaches

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014, 05:27

The bodies of around 400 dolphins washed up on beaches in northern Peru last month, baffling authorities who are so far mystified as to the cause, officials said Tuesday.

Fight flight anxiety with simple tricks

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 19:39

Relaxing on sun-kissed beaches or at lush green destinations may sound exciting, but taking a flight to get there may not be so thrilling.

`Baga Beach` about tourism ills in coastal Goa: Director

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 18:59

Child abuse, conflict between locals and immigrants, impact of holidaying foreigners in Goa is the sum of `Baga Beach`, a film which examines the underbelly of tourism.

Child sex on Goa beaches for Rs.50?

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 17:30

Child sex is being offered for Rs.50 on Goa`s beaches, Pramod Salgaocar, producer of film `Baga Beach`, claimed Tuesday.

Amitabh Bachchan enjoys Goa`s carefree world

Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 15:53

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is trying to make the most of his professional tour to Goa by soaking in some fun at its picturesque beaches.

Goa rent-a-bike operators to boycott Nigerians

Last Updated: Saturday, November 02, 2013, 15:52

A collective of rent-a-bike operators in Goa resolved to boycott Nigerians and not accept their business, two days after a mob of Nigerians blocked a national highway and attacked locals and policemen.