Calangute

Online flesh trade racket busted in Goa; 3 arrested

Goa police claimed to have busted an online prostitution racket and arrested three persons from Calangute area in North Goa.

Apr 03, 2017, 12:37 PM IST
Goa Police busts high-profile sex racket in Calangute, two girls arrested from spot

Goa Police busts high-profile sex racket in Calangute, two girls arrested from spot

The local police on Thursday busted a high-profile prostitution racket and rescued two girls who are from Odisha and Maharashtra.

Mar 30, 2017, 13:43 PM IST

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.

Sep 04, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

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.

Dec 11, 2014, 13:15 PM IST

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.

Nov 26, 2014, 17:50 PM IST

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.

Sep 12, 2014, 21:54 PM IST

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.

Oct 31, 2013, 15:21 PM IST

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.

Jul 20, 2013, 13:03 PM IST

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.

Sep 05, 2012, 12:53 PM IST