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Scarlett Keeling rape-murder case: Both accused acquitted; mother 'devastated', Goa CM says it's a heartbreaking judgement

Scarlett Keeling rape-murder case: Both accused acquitted; mother 'devastated', Goa CM says it's a heartbreaking judgement

The 15-year-old's half-naked body was found at Anjuna beach in February 2008.

Rahul working towards Gandhi's desire to dissolve Congress: Gadkari

AAP's work in Goa will "benefit" BJP during the upcoming Goa elections as they will eat into the vote bank of Congress.

Eight years after British teen Scarlett Keeling's rape and murder, both accused let off by Goa court

Eight years after British teen Scarlett Keeling's rape and murder, both accused let off by Goa court

A Goa court on Friday acquitted two men accused of raping and killing British schoolgirl Scarlett Keeling in 2008.

AAP will help BJP ensure Congress-mukt Goa: Gadkari

Gadkari also expressed confidence of continuining with the current alliance with the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP).

Traffic resumes partially on Mumbai-Goa highway

Police and authorities had last night diverted the vehicles from Chiplun towards NH-4 to reach Kolhapur after the downpour intensified.

ALERT! Mumbai-Goa National Highway closed for traffic

ALERT! Mumbai-Goa National Highway closed for traffic

On the night of August 2, a British-era bridge constructed over Savitri river on the Mumbai-Goa highway collapsed.

Goa to Mumbai in six hours with new 4-lane highway: Nitin Gadkari

Goa to Mumbai in six hours with new 4-lane highway: Nitin Gadkari

With the construction of 4-lane Mumbai-Goa highway, to be completed by 2018, travel time will reduce to six hours, Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said here on Thursday.

I am a disciplined Swayamsevak: Parrikar on RSS-Goa rumblings

I am a disciplined Swayamsevak: Parrikar on RSS-Goa rumblings

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday downplayed the issue of rebel RSS leader Subhash Velingkar floating a political outfit in poll-bound Goa.

Congress seeks ban on ads promoting casinos in Goa

The Congress on Wednesday demanded immediate ban on advertisements promoting casinos in Goa, claiming that it will cast a wrong impression on the young minds.

Goa RSS chief flays Manohar Parrikar over medium of instruction issue

Newly-appointed Goa RSS chief, Laxman Behre, on Monday criticised Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar for 'mishandling' the Medium of Instruction (MOI) issue, over which regional language crusader and former state head of Sangh Subhash Velingkar broke ranks and floated a parallel outfit recently.

Importance of coastal security evident post-Mumbai attacks: Rajnath

Importance of coastal security evident post-Mumbai attacks: Rajnath

The importance of coastal security became evident after the terror attacks in Mumbai in 2008, Home minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday.

Around 35,000 people from coastal regions of India evacuated in massive tsunami drill

Around 35,000 people from coastal regions of India evacuated in massive tsunami drill

More than 2,00,000 people were killed in December 26, 2004, tsunami, which was triggered by an undersea earthquake off Sumatra, Indonesia.

 

Is India ready to handle a tsunami? Indian Ocean-wide mock drill to ascertain today

Is India ready to handle a tsunami? Indian Ocean-wide mock drill to ascertain today

The massive exercise would involve evacuation of around 35,000 people from the coastal communities mostly in Odisha and also in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu.

Sex CD row: 'Objectionable' posters of Sandeep come up in Goa; AAP irked

AAP has began ground work in Goa for the upcoming Assembly elections where they will contest all the 40 seats.

Shiv Sena alleges irregularities in vehicle registration in Goa

Shiv Sena alleges irregularities in vehicle registration in Goa

Goa Shiv Sena on Sunday alleged irregularities in vehicle registration process in Goa and bordering Puducherry where taxation is minimal.

'Goa RSS chief Subhash Velingkar should not have been sacked'

'Goa RSS chief Subhash Velingkar should not have been sacked'

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Wednesday expressed regret over the unceremonious removal of Subhash Velingkar as the state RSS chief.

Modi-inspired khadi outfits for Goa officials every Friday

The circular was issued by Under Secretary (General Administration) Prashant Shirodkar and described khadi as a "symbol of India`s self-reliance".
 

Nitin Gadkari appointed as BJP election in-charge for Goa Assembly polls

Nitin Gadkari appointed as BJP election in-charge for Goa Assembly polls

BJP national president Amit Shah appointed Gadkari as the in-charge for Goa Assembly election, which is due next year. 

Scarlett Keeling's death caused by external forces, claims defence

Two Goans are facing trial for allegedly drugging, sexually abusing and leaving British teenager Scarlett Keeling to die on Anjuna beach in 2008.

'Arvind Kejriwal fooling people of Goa by making tall promises'

'Arvind Kejriwal fooling people of Goa by making tall promises'

The Congress in Goa on Tuesday accused Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of trying to fool Goans by making tall promises ahead of the forthcoming state legislative assembly elections.