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.