Former Goa CM Wilfred De Souza passes away

Former Goa chief minister Wilfred De Souza, who held the post three times, passed away on Friday morning after suffering a heart attack. He was 88.

Attacks on Goa BJP legislators continue, Michael Lobo latest victim

BJP's Michael Lobo is the latest addition to a mysterious spree of ruling party legislators who were at the receiving end of ugly scuffles in public over the past one year.

Goa's massage parlours here to stay

Massage parlours can't be wished away in a tourist state, said Goa Police chief TN Mohan, who thinks "police raj checking everybody" would be counterproductive to an industry on which the state's economy is so dependent.

Well water in Goa beach villages has worms: Minister

Well water in tourism-oriented coastal Goan villages is so bad that it is infested with worms, Public Works Department Minister Sudin Dhavalikar said Friday.

African nationals block national highway in Goa

Over 200 African nationals blocked the NH 17 at Porvorim, five km from Panjim capital city, for nearly an hour.

BJP MLA gives drug dealers` names to top cop

A BJP legislator from Calangute, a coastal constituency in Goa, has submitted a list of four drug dealers to the state`s top cop.

Sex racket busted in Calangute; five held

Five persons were arrested and four girls rescued from a massage parlour where a prostitution racket was allegedly being run in Calangute beach village here, police said today.