Mosquitoes could sting Lusofonia Games in Goa

Mosquitoes could have a field day at the Lusofonia Games 2013 with the state health department claiming that the area near the Portuguese Commonwealth Games` inauguration ceremony venue was infested with malarial infections.

Congress blames BJP for Lusofonia Games infrastructure fiasco

The Congress party in Goa blamed the BJP here today, for the fiasco over the construction of sports infrastructure for the forthcoming Lusofonia Games, which now stands postponed from this year to January 2014.

Goa freedom fighters against Lusofonia Games in state

Freedom fighters from Goa have expressed their resentment over hosting of the Portuguese Commonwealth Games, popularly known as Lusofonia Games, saying the event reminds people of the oppressive Portuguese regime they faced.

Funds for Portuguese commonwealth games missing: Parrikar

Rs.78 crore central government funds meant for hosting the Portuguese Commonwealth Games in Goa this year have "disappeared", Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said Saturday.