Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 18:33
A high-level committee will assess pollution on Goa beaches, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said Tuesday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 11:53
Goa tourism department has decided to give a facelift to four shorelines, including Colva, in the South district in a bid to divert tourists from the crowded beaches of North Goa.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2013, 11:54
Goa has received a pat on the back from Russian Ambassador Alexander M Kadakin for banning consumption of hard liquor on the state`s beaches.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 17, 2012, 17:54
One-fourth of Goa`s shoreline has been affected by sea erosion which needs urgent repair to save it from crumbling further, the state government said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 14, 2012, 15:29
In a bid to make Goa`s coastline tobacco free, the tourism department is mulling a ban on its use on beaches from October.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 12, 2012, 15:11
The beaches of Morjim and Ashwem witnessed an unusual number of Olive Ridley turtles visiting these beaches.
Last Updated: Monday, July 25, 2011, 16:13
More than 30 beaches in Goa will now have night vision camera that would keep an eye on the happenings on the shore in the dark hours.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 02, 2010, 14:52
Goa MP Shantaram Naik has requested the Centre to send a team of experts to examine the surfacing of tar balls on several beaches in the coastal state.
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