Parliamentary panel conclaves in five star hotels must stop: Goa CM

The practice of parliamentary committees conducting their meetings in five star hotels and wasting public money should be stopped, said Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar.

Goa proposes pension scheme for sportsmen above 60

The Goa government has proposed a new pension scheme for sports personalities above 60 years of age, who have represented the state at the national and international level.

Over 700 athletes to participate in Lusofonia Games

Around 739 athletes from 12 countries are all set to take part in the 3rd edition of the Lusofonia Games, starting from January 18.

Lusofonia Games in Goa to be open for public free of cost

The much-awaited Lusofonia Games, beginning in the state from January 18, will not be ticketed and sports aficionados can watch the sporting event without paying any entry fee.

I`m called Hitler, devil: Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday said he was often called "Hitler" and "the devil", but he takes those terms as compliments.

I am projected as Hitler: Goa CM Manohar Parrikar

The Chief Minister said that "whoever called Hitler bad did not survive, but people have been calling me Hitler time and again."

Those spending beyond capacity for RTI may face I-T: Goa CM

Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has said that cases where people are found spending money disproportionate to their known sources of earning, to procure information under the Act, shall be referred to Income Tax department.

Konkani speakers in Goa decreasing, says Parrikar

The number of people speaking Konkani, Goa`s official language, is decreasing, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said.

No Playboy club in Goa as beach shack: Goa Chief Minister

Manohar Parrikar said Monday his government will not permit Playboy club to open in Goa as a beach shack.

Delay in resumption of mining might trigger violen

Goa CM expressed apprehension that growing impatience among people in the aftermath of ban on mining activity could precipitate into a "flare-up".

Do not want to give importance to Ram Sene: Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said he did not want to attach much importance to the entry of Sri Ram Sene into the state.

Goa CM wants Chidambaram to apologise over IPS appointments

Manohar Parrikar demanded an apology from Union Home Minister for "unilaterally appointing IPS officers" in the state.

Five ministers in Goa govt given portfolios

Goa CM distributed portfolios to all his five ministerial colleagues, who were sworn in recently.

`Truth will prevail`: Goa CM on mining controversy

Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat, who is facing heat over the illegal mining issue, on Wednesday, told the state Legislative Assembly that `truth will prevail`.

Ban SNSes like Facebook, Orkut, demands Goa Chief Minister

In the backdrop of fake accounts of ministers being created, Goa Chief Minister Digamber Kamat has demanded a ban on social networking sites.