Tarun Tejpal seeks in-camera hearing of bail plea, court to announce verdict today

A Goa court will announce its verdict on Friday on the application filed by Tehelka`s founder editor Tarun Tejpal yesterday seeking in-camera hearing of his bail petition.

No information on Bhatkal`s terror activities in Vasco: Goa CM

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said in the Assembly that he had no information about Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal`s involvement in terror activities in Vasco.

Goa fisheries minister`s bodyguard held

The bodyguard of Goa`s fisheries minister and two of his friends were Tuesday remanded to 14 days in judicial custody after he assaulted a police sub-inspector and a head constable at a cinema hall in Vasco, 30 kms from the capital Panaji.

Vasco rape victim still scared of going alone anywhere: Father

Even eight months after she was allegedly raped inside her school, the seven-year-old girl is still scared of going alone anywhere.

Two months on, complaint under SC/ST Act filed in Vasco rape case

Women activists under the aegis of the Civil Right Group on Sunday filed a complaint under the SC/ST Act in connection with the rape of a minor girl on the premises of a school in Vasco town in January.

Search in Goa sub-jail post drug sale expose

A massive search operation was on Wednesday launched inside the highly-guarded sub-jail at Sada near Vasco town by the Goa Prison authorities.

Seven-year-old raped in Goa school

A seven-year-old girl was raped at her school in the port town of Vasco, resulting in huge protests here Monday night.

Goa cop arrested for molesting woman

A Goa police constable is under arrest for allegedly molesting a woman in a drunken state, police said.

Naphtha pipeline shut down temporarily after fire

The Goa DMA has ordered the temporary shutdown of a multi-product pipeline from the Mormugao Port Trust (MPT) to a fertiliser manufacturing plant in the port town of Vasco following a fire outbreak on Friday evening.