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Goa Ranji Trophy cricketer Rajesh Ghodge dies of heart attack at 47

The incident took place at around 3 pm.

Jan 13, 2019, 19:04 PM IST

Hugo Adnan Boumous extends stay with FC Goa

 Moroccan midfielder Hugo Adnan Boumous has extended his stay with FC Goa, the club said today.

Jun 09, 2018, 17:20 PM IST

FC Goa's own goal hands Chennaiyin FC 1-0 win in the Indian Super League

After a goalless first half, FC Goa concede in the 52nd minute through defender Narayan Das, whose deflection cost his team an own goal. 

Feb 16, 2018, 10:57 AM IST

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Keen tussle on cards as England face USA in quarters

The US attacking trio of skipper Josh Sargent, Tim Weah and Ayo Akinola is expected to pose problems to the England defence. Weah will be high on confidence having scored a hat-trick in the 5-0 drubbing of Paraguay.

Oct 20, 2017, 17:39 PM IST

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Iran ready for Mexico challenge

Iran's confidence is sky high after three wins on the trot, especially after a 4-0 thrashing of European powerhouse Germany in their second match.

Oct 16, 2017, 22:35 PM IST

Goa: Re-polling underway at polling booth no. 8 in Margao constituency

Re-polling at polling booth no. 8 in Margao constituency in Goa is currently began on Tuesday. 

Feb 07, 2017, 12:13 PM IST

Goa elections: Re-poll at one Goa polling booth on February 7

The Election Commission on Sunday ordered re-polling at one booth in south Goa`s Margao constituency on February 7, after balloting was called off on Saturday due to alleged failure of election officials to follow the set procedure.

Feb 06, 2017, 11:25 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi's arrival in Goa meant exit for Congress leaders: CM Laxmikant Parsekar

Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar also claimed that Rahul Gandhi had told local leaders to gather 50,000 people for his Goa rally but only a few thousands turned up.

Dec 19, 2016, 10:11 AM IST

ISL-3: Atletico de Kolkata beat FC Goa 2-1 to move to second spot

ATK thus not only kept their unbeaten record of eight matches meeting but also moved to second place with 18 points from 12 outings.

Nov 24, 2016, 21:47 PM IST

Congress to go alone in Goa Assembly polls: Digvijay Singh

The elections for the next Assembly in Goa are due in March 2017.

Feb 18, 2016, 13:13 PM IST

FC Goa sign striker Dudu as replacement for Duffy

ISL club FC Goa signed MacPherlin Omagbemi Dudu as a replacement for the injured Darryl Duffy.

Nov 07, 2015, 21:59 PM IST

ISL: Pune maintain top spot with 1-1 draw against Goa

FC Pune City maintained their top spot after playing out a 1-1 draw with hosts FC Goa in an ISL match.

Oct 30, 2015, 22:04 PM IST

It's a morale boosting win, says FC Goa coach Zico

FC Goa coach Zico was pleased with the performance of his team as they came from behind to beat Kerala Blasters 2-1 to guide them at the top of the table of the Indian Super League.

Oct 22, 2015, 22:38 PM IST

Goa: Ramnathi villagers seek ban on Sanatan Sanstha

Locals of Ramnathi in North Goa district where the Sanatan Sanstha is headquartered, have demanded a ban on the right-wing outfit and urged the state government to ensure that its ashram is shifted out of their village failing which they would intensify their agitation against them and their 'sadhaks' (seekers).

Oct 01, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Nepalese national held for making hoax call in Goa

A Nepalese national was on Thursday arrested by the Goa Police for allegedly making a hoax call about terrorists having "entered the state".

Jul 30, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

Indian coaches hail FIFA's Elite course

Indian football coaches, including top names such as Armando Colaco, Derrick Pereira and Sanjoy Sen, have hailed FIFA's Elite course, calling it a "platform" to evolve.

Jun 24, 2015, 16:01 PM IST

Former Goa minister Pacheco surrenders before court

Former Goa Minister Fransisco Miccky Pacheco who was on the run since April 9 over an assault case, on Monday surrendered before a local court in Margao.

Jun 01, 2015, 19:21 PM IST

Jain sage booked for obscenity in Goa

A trial court has ordered Goa Police to file a First Information Report (FIR) against a Jain sage for roaming naked around Margao town last month.

May 28, 2015, 09:15 AM IST

I-League: Shillong Lajong rally to hold Sporting Clube de Goa

Shillong Lajong held Sporting Clube de Goa to a 1-1 draw in the Hero I-League at Nehru stadium, Fatorda, here on Saturday.

Mar 28, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

I-League: Mumbai lose 1-3 to Salgaocar

Mumbai FC conceded a couple of soft goals to suffer a 1-3 loss to Salgaocar SC in a 10th round I-League match at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Saturday.

Mar 28, 2015, 21:20 PM IST