Goa minister calls IPS officer `goon` for raiding rave parties

After the IAS officer`s row in UP, a senior IPS officer in Goa has now come in the firing line of a ruling BJP minister who publicly berated him for acting like a "goon" and cracking down on rave partie.

Rahul might have committed the mistake unknowingly: Ganguly

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Friday stood behind under-fire Rahul Sharma who tested positive for drugs in a rave party in May, saying the young leg-spinner probably committed the "mistake unknowingly" and he, therefore, should not lose his place in the national team for the offence.

Mumbai rave party: Rahul, Parnell claim innocence

Rahul Sharma and Wayne Parnell have claimed innocence.

Now, mute Goa rave parties to escape raids

"It’s another world here where
hundreds of people dance but there is no audible music," says a shack owner at the famous Anjuna beach.

Now, rave parties to be under video surveillance

An increasing number of rave parties in and around the city has prompted police to issue a set of guidelines which includes video graphing.

Now, rave parties to be under video surveillance

An increasing number of rave
parties in and around the city has prompted police to issue a
set of guidelines which includes video graphing of the revelry
at resorts and farmhouses hosting them.

Goa rave parties: Community service for tourists?

Tourists caught at rave party sites in Goa could henceforth be forced to do community service, an official said on Monday.

Rave parties cannot be stopped immediately: Goa Minister

Goa`s Tourism Minister Nilkant
Halarnkar today said it would take time to stop rave parties,
notorious for drug abuse, in the tourist-favoured coastal belt
of the state.

No drugs, rave parties in Goa this tourist season

Police will crack down on rave and late night parties in Goa this tourist season, says state Home Minister Ravi Naik.