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Terror suspect Sameer Sardana granted bail by Goa court

Terror suspect Sameer Sardana granted bail by Goa court

Sardana was granted bail on a personal bond of Rs 10,000, he will also have to surrender his passport.

Goa CM Laxmikant Parsekar favours smaller states

Favouring smaller states, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar has said that Goa is able to do a lot for its people because it has attained full statehood.

Goans not to be blamed for 'misconceptions' about state: CM

 Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar has said Goans are not to be blamed for "misconceptions" about the state and insisted that women seen in bikinis or people attired in "exceptional" dresses on the beaches are tourists and not local residents.

IRCTC rolls out Bharat Darshan package for Goa, south India

IRCTC rolls out Bharat Darshan package for Goa, south India

The first package from Delhi (13 nights/ 14 days) will start from February 14 and conclude on February 27. 

IRCTC rolls out Bharat Darshan package for Goa, south India

IRCTC rolls out Bharat Darshan package for Goa, south India

The first package from Delhi (13 nights/ 14 days) will start from February 14 and conclude on February 27. 

Sameer Sardana had downloaded info on making bombs on his laptop: ATS

ATS and Intelligence Bureau (IB) are interrogating Sameer in Panaji. 

Sameer Sardana, arrested terror suspect, was collecting bomb blasts info in Goa: ATS

Sameer Sardana, arrested terror suspect, was collecting bomb blasts info in Goa: ATS

Sameer Sardana, the son of a retired Army officer, had been collecting information about bomb blasts which have taken place across the country in the past when he was arrested at the Vasco Railway Station, said a senior police official.

Son of retired Major General arrested in Goa for suspected 'terror links'

Son of retired Major General arrested in Goa for suspected 'terror links'

Samir Sardana was picked up from Vasco railway station after he was found "wandering suspiciously".

Panaji Municipal Corporation to go to polls on March 6

The elections to Corporation of City of Panaji (CCP) would be conducted on March 6, a senior official said today.

Goa CM briefs Rajnath Singh on law & order situation

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar met Home Minister Rajnath Singh in Delhi and briefed him on the law and order situation in the state.

Keith Sequeira, Rochelle unwind post 'Bigg Boss 9'—View in pics!

Keith Sequeira, Rochelle unwind post 'Bigg Boss 9'—View in pics!

While Keith shined as the ultimate gentleman we ever saw, Rochelle appeared as a dominant one in their relationship. 

Goa govt stalls release of Godse book on Gandhi death anniversary

Anup Sardesai, the writer of the book titled 'Nathuram Godse - The Story of an Assassin', said he would go ahead with its release at a different venue.

Coconut is a palm or tree? The big debate in Goas

 Green activists led by fashion designer Wendell Rodricks have requested Goa Governor Mridula Sinha not to give assent to the controversial Bill

Goa elections likely between December 11-18: CEO

The Chief Electoral Office of Goa has proposed that the State Legislative Assembly elections can be held from December 11 to 18 as the current term gets over

Police raids 4 states to find suspected terrorists

Many suspected terrorists are seen in Odhisa, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan and Goa. The police with NIA is raiding these states to find the suspects.

Syrian overstaying in India detained in Goa

A Syrian national, allegedly overstaying in India, was picked up and detained by Goa Police from an offshore casino off Panaji late on Monday night, a senior police official said on Tuesday.

No official info on ISIS plot to attack Goa: Police

Even as media reports claimed that the suspected ISIS members arrested in the recent nationwide NIA crackdown had revealed their plot to attack Goa, the state police Monday said they were yet to receive any formal communication in this regard.

Raveena Tandon's younger daughter to tie the knot!

Raveena Tandon's younger daughter to tie the knot!

Chhaya, the younger daughter of Raveena Tandon is set to tie the knot in Goa on January 25.

RSS demands apology from Portugual PM on his visit to Goa

Goa was liberated from the Portuguese rule on December 19, 1961.  

ISIS letter threatens to kill PM Narendra Modi, Manohar Parrikar: Goa Police

ISIS letter threatens to kill PM Narendra Modi, Manohar Parrikar: Goa Police

An anonymous letter purportedly signed by Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has threatened to kill Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.