Goa

Goa CM Parsekar says he paid 'bribe' for land document 38 years back

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar has said he paid "bribe" to get a land document from district administration about 38 years back, citing the incident to explain the need for SMS-based mutation facility.

Tourist from Delhi found dead in Goa hotel - Know details

Tourist from Delhi found dead in Goa hotel - Know details

A 60-year-old man from Delhi was found murdered in his hotel room in Panaji in Goa on Monday, an ANI report claimed. 

BCCI tightens noose on fund distribution to states

BCCI tightens noose on fund distribution to states

Goa Police had recently arrested three top-ranking GCA officials for allegedly encashing a Rs 3.13 crore cheque from the BCCI in 2006-07.

When PM Narendra Modi asked Goa CM about Arvind Kejriwal’s rally in coastal state

When PM Narendra Modi asked Goa CM about Arvind Kejriwal’s rally in coastal state

The Goa CM was in the national capital recently where he met PM Modi.

No question arises to ask Ramesh Tawadkar to step down: Goa CM Laxmikant Parsekar

Opposition Congress, AAP and Goa Forward have been demanding resignation of Tawadkar.  

Arvind Kejriwal's 'Goa Dialogues' to be launched by month-end – Know details

Arvind Kejriwal's 'Goa Dialogues' to be launched by month-end – Know details

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will launch later this month the AAP`s 'Goa Dialogues', to kickstart the party`s election manifesto process, a spokesperson said on Tuesday.

Move over beaches; try out river rafting in Goa this monsoon – Watch Video, its super fun!

Move over beaches; try out river rafting in Goa this monsoon – Watch Video, its super fun!

Adventure freaks can make the most of it by trying out river rafting in the flamboyant streams of Goa during the monsoons.

Where's the Monsoon, asks Mumbai; Here, says the IMD

Where's the Monsoon, asks Mumbai; Here, says the IMD

Now, the weather forecaster has said that the Monsoon is stuck in Goa.

Indian Navy's all-women crew yacht to reach Mauritius today

INSV Mhadei, commanded by Lt Cdr Vartika Joshi, set sail for Mauritius on May 24 on a training voyage for the all-women's team.

Monsoon to hit Goa in two days; no heat wave in the country

Monsoon to hit Goa in two days; no heat wave in the country

An IMD bulletin said no heat wave was observed across the country.

Committed to close corrective action at Goa by Dec: Lupin

Committed to close corrective action at Goa by Dec: Lupin

New Delhi: Drug major Lupin has committed to close the corrective action at its Goa facility, which had received nine observations from US health regulator, by December.

No more high voltage music fests in Goa between Christmas and New Year: Minister

No electronic dance music (EDM) festivals will be allowed in Goa during the festive week of Christmas and New Year, Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar said on Thursday, claiming that such events lead to chaos in Goa during "peak season".

Fuss over rape, racial slur has no impact on tourism: Goa minister

Controversies in the recent past like rape of foreigners and racist comments against Nigerian nationals have no bearing on the number of tourists coming to Goa, Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar said on Thursday.

RSS, Jamaat cadres may be allowed to join Central govt jobs

RSS, Jamaat cadres may be allowed to join Central govt jobs

The Home Ministry had first issued the order in 1966 making it mandatory for all new recruits to give a declaration that he or she does not have membership of either RSS and Jamaat-e-Islami.

Girl attacked with acid in Goa, hospitalised

The victim has been admitted to the Asilo Hospital in Mapusa town.

Former Goa CM wants ban on Nigerians, calls them ''negroes''

The Central government should "ban" Nigerians from entering India, former Goa Chief Minister Ravi Naik has demanded, adding that the state does not need Nigerian tourists.

Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar not in favour of early elections in Goa

Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar not in favour of early elections in Goa

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Monday said that he is not in favour of early election in the coastal state.

Constitutional crisis in Goa as there're 2 CMs, Parrikar chairing cabinet meetings, claims AAP

Constitutional crisis in Goa as there're 2 CMs, Parrikar chairing cabinet meetings, claims AAP

AAP spokesman Ashutosh said as per the Indian constitution, one state cannot have two chief ministers.

Goa Lokayukta to begin hearing in June

The Goa Lokayukta will begin hearing of pending cases before it from June 6 onwards.

Man from Chennai held for stealing cash from Church in Goa

A 75-year-old man from Chennai was arrested for allegedly stealing Rs 50,000 cash from a donation box at a church in Old Goa Heritage Monument complex near here, police said today.