Shripad Naik

E-visa to be introduced to facilitate travellers: Minister

With a view to liberalise the visa regime, the Centre plans to introduce systems like e-visa (electronic visa) and expand the scope for visa-on-arrival in the country, Union Tourism Minister Shripad Naik said here on Friday.

May 30, 2014, 23:14 PM IST

Goa has wish list for `its own` union tourism minister

Struggling to stop Kerala, Sri Lanka and Thailand from weaning away tourists from Goa - one of India`s best known beach tourism destinations - the tourism industry here has readied a wish list for Shripad Naik, the new union tourism minister and a Goa MP.

May 28, 2014, 12:44 PM IST

Goa drug mafia will be probed, says BJP MP

Goa`s drug mafia may have a reason to be cautious. Re-elected North Goa BJP MP Shripad Naik will insist that a central agency probe its operations in the state.

May 18, 2014, 13:58 PM IST