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Anant Shet elected as Goa Assembly Speaker

BJP legislator Anant Shet was on Tuesday elected as the Speaker of Goa Assembly defeating his rival Aleixo Reginaldo Lourenco by 28 to 9 votes in the 40-member House.

Govt releases booklet on medicinal plants abounding Goa forest

The cure for various diseases like tuberculosis, leprosy and others besides rheumatic problems lies in medicinal plants found across forests in Goa, a booklet published by the state forest department here claimed.

'Tiger corridor' only after report on feline presence: Minister

'Tiger corridor' only after report on feline presence: Minister

Goa government on Friday said that the decision to declare Mhadei wildlife sanctuary as a 'tiger corridor' would be taken only after receiving proper reports about the presence of wild cats in the region.

Goa Speaker Rajendra Arlekar to be made Cabinet Minister

Goa Legislative Assembly Speaker Rajendra Arlekar will be inducted into state Cabinet by Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar.