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Goa: 80% paddy crop feared damaged due to heavy rain - The Indian Express

Goa: 80% paddy crop feared damaged due to heavy rain  The Indian Express

According to the weather department, the average monsoon rainfall for the state is 96 inches spread over three months. This time, it received 120 inches in just ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:17 pm


Mapusa meet chalks out plans for Ganesh Chaturthi - Times of India

Mapusa meet chalks out plans for Ganesh Chaturthi  Times of India

North Goa deputy collector Sudhir Kerkar instructed Mapusa police to keep a watch on nefarious activities by anti-social elements ahead of Ganesh Chat.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:08 pm


Goa: 14 urban local bodies declare they are open defecation free - Times of India

Goa: 14 urban local bodies declare they are open defecation free  Times of India

Goa's 14 urban local bodies (ULBs), including the Corporation of the City of Panaji, have declared themselves free of open defecation, but the self-de.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:05 pm


Senior citizens knocking on doors of PWD’s office - Times of India

Senior citizens knocking on doors of PWD’s office  Times of India

PANAJI: After the government's repeated assurances of delivering water fell flat, distressed senior citizens from various parts of Tiswadi arrived at the PWD office ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:57 pm


Panaji pipeline restored; Cumbharjua likely to get water by weekend - Times of India

Panaji pipeline restored; Cumbharjua likely to get water by weekend  Times of India

Following restoration of the Panaji pipeline on Wednesday and resumption of water supply to Tiswadi, the PWD has taken up the restoration of another l.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:56 pm


PWD’s waiting list - Times of India

PWD’s waiting list  Times of India

Lisa.MOnteiro. Panaji: PWD seriously fell short in salvaging the week long water scarcity situation in Tiswadi with citizens relying heavily on private tankers and ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:47 pm


ISL: FC Goa's - Times of India

ISL: FC Goa's  Times of India

Panaji: FC Goa have given up on plans to have their pre-season abroad and will instead prepare for the next edition of the Indian Super League at home.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:59 pm


AAP protests at Goa CM Pramod Sawant's residence over water shortage - Times Now

AAP protests at Goa CM Pramod Sawant's residence over water shortage  Times Now

Residents are suffering water shortage scarcity since early Saturday as a landslide washed away two key pipelines to the Opa reservoir in the Ponda sub-district ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:28 pm


Banks need to be catalysts for MSMEs - Times of India

Banks need to be catalysts for MSMEs  Times of India

PANAJI: Financial institutions in the state need to proactively fund entrepreneurs especially in the medium, small and micro enterprise (MSMEs) segmen.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:25 pm


Amit Shah to visit Goa on Thursday, no discussion on mining: Vinay Tendulkar - The New Indian Express

Amit Shah to visit Goa on Thursday, no discussion on mining: Vinay Tendulkar  The New Indian Express

Union Home Minister Amit Shah will be in Goa on Thursday to chair the 24th meeting of the Western Zonal Council.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:28 pm


WHAT A WATER SHAME!!! - Goa News

WHAT A WATER SHAME!!!  Goa News

When are we going to ask those tough, consistent questions of our political class and importantly fattened bureaucrats, living off tax payer money?? Or is that a ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:43 pm


Goa water crisis: Cong will offer mineral water to Shah - Deccan Herald

Goa water crisis: Cong will offer mineral water to Shah  Deccan Herald

The Congress in Goa on Wednesday said the party would try to offer bottles of mineral water to BJP president and Home Minister Amit Shah during his visit to ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:09 pm


Goa govt mulling to conduct GPSC exam in Konkani language: CM Pramod Sawant - India Today

Goa govt mulling to conduct GPSC exam in Konkani language: CM Pramod Sawant  India Today

The Goa government is considering conducting the Goa Public *Service* Commission (GPSC) in Konkani language along with English to provide a level-playing ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:28 am


Contaminated water: Cong wants to inspect Assonora plant - Times of India

Contaminated water: Cong wants to inspect Assonora plant  Times of India

Saligao: With increasing complaints from residents of Bardez taluka about receiving contaminated water supply from the public works department (PWD), .

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:15 pm


CM planning Parrikar school at Goa University campus - Times of India

CM planning Parrikar school at Goa University campus  Times of India

Chief minister Pramod Sawant on Tuesday said that the state government is planning a school of law and governance at Goa University named after late.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:11 pm


New striped yellow dragonfly discovered in Goa, Kerala - Times of India

New striped yellow dragonfly discovered in Goa, Kerala  Times of India

Cleared 315, plus gfx sent to Sharmila, MyolaPanaji: A new dragonfly species, cyclogomphus flavoannulatus, was recently discovered from Goa and Kerala.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:10 pm


Percival Noronha: In one man, the loss of a national treasure - Times of India

Percival Noronha: In one man, the loss of a national treasure  Times of India

My father, Dr Manuel Dias, would take me by the hand, accompanying him on his excursions and errands around town. I remember going to Percival Noronha.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:09 pm


All water treatment plants in Goa to be inter-linked - Pauskar. - Times of India

All water treatment plants in Goa to be inter-linked - Pauskar.  Times of India

Ponda: With the Tiswadi water crisis entering its sixth day, public works minister Deepak Pauskar has announced that all water treatment plants in Goa will be ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:07 pm


Goa: Arrest of Man for Cow Slaughter Highlights Tightening Hold of Vigilantes - The Wire

Goa: Arrest of Man for Cow Slaughter Highlights Tightening Hold of Vigilantes  The Wire

Action was taken against Usman Khan after the Govansh Suraksha Abhiyan "recovered" skulls and filed a complaint.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:06 pm


Hindu organisation appeals to authorities to enforce PoP ban - Times of India

Hindu organisation appeals to authorities to enforce PoP ban  Times of India

PANAJI: The Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) has taken cognisance of the continued sale of plaster of paris (PoP) Ganesh idols despite a ban on such ido.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:37 pm


Cutting a long dream short - Times of India

Cutting a long dream short  Times of India

Kennedy D'Silva loves recalling the tournament that had him rubbing his eyes in disbelief.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:49 pm


Goa: Residents wait for resumption of water supply gets longer - Times Now

Goa: Residents wait for resumption of water supply gets longer  Times Now

Panaji: Goans' wait for the resumption of water supply that remains suspended since the last six days due to a damaged pipeline near Ponda town got longer by ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:37 pm


Goa Congress Chief Slams RSS, BJP for Criticising Jawaharlal Nehru - News18

Goa Congress Chief Slams RSS, BJP for Criticising Jawaharlal Nehru  News18

Panaji: Hitting back at the BJP and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh for constantly criticising Jawaharlal Nehru, the Congress in Goa on Tuesday accused the ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:13 pm


Goa Floods Affect 6,000 Farmers, 1,928 Hectares Land: Minister - NDTV News

Goa Floods Affect 6,000 Farmers, 1,928 Hectares Land: Minister  NDTV News

Heavy monsoons and flooding in Goa have affected the livelihoods of over 6000 farmers in the state and the consequent losses have been pegged at around Rs ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:11 pm


Goa Government Mulling To Conduct GPSC Exam In Konkani Language - NDTV News

Goa Government Mulling To Conduct GPSC Exam In Konkani Language  NDTV News

The Goa government is considering conducting the Goa Public *Service* Commission (GPSC) exams in Konkani language along with English to provide a ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:02 am


Amit Shah to chair western zonal council meet in Goa on August 22 - Moneycontrol

Amit Shah to chair western zonal council meet in Goa on August 22  Moneycontrol

The Western Zonal Council's meet will be held in Panaji on August 22 under the chairmanship of Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Goa Chief Minister Pramod ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:42 am


India: Changes to factories act in Goa - Lexology

India: Changes to factories act in Goa  Lexology

The Goa Legislative Assembly passed the Factories (Goa Amendment) Bill (the "Goa Factories Bill") on 1 August 2019, which now awaits the assent of…

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Ahmedabad-Goa airfare zooms 80% for Janmashtami - Times of India

Ahmedabad-Goa airfare zooms 80% for Janmashtami  Times of India

Goa is topping the chart as a preferred destination for the great Gujarati gamblers this Janmashtami. High demand has sent Ahmedabad-Goa-Ahmedabad air.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:25 am


Goa: Govind Gaude takes a dig at Dhavalikar over water shortage - Times of India

Goa: Govind Gaude takes a dig at Dhavalikar over water shortage  Times of India

Minister for art and culture Govind Gaude on Monday came out in support of public works minister Deepak Pauskar's statement that the water-pipeline br.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:25 pm


Panaji likely to get water tonight, Old Goa tomorrow - Times of India

Panaji likely to get water tonight, Old Goa tomorrow  Times of India

As restoration of the water pipeline at Curti nears its final stage, the public works department (PWD) expects to restore supply to Panaji and surroun.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:20 pm


‘Goa shack policy delay will favour private owners’ - Times of India

‘Goa shack policy delay will favour private owners’  Times of India

With no sign yet of the new beach shack policy, shack owners are worried that any delay in its announcement will give private shack owners an undue ad.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:18 pm


13 road stretches across Goa are death traps, finds survey - Times of India

13 road stretches across Goa are death traps, finds survey  Times of India

Thirteen road stretches across the national highways and state highways have been identified as accident-prone zones, as per a survey report submitted.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:16 pm


Contractor’s appointment up to finance dept now: Manohar Ajgaonkar - Times of India

Contractor’s appointment up to finance dept now: Manohar Ajgaonkar  Times of India

Panaji: The tourism department, which has found itself in the eye of the storm for failing to appoint an agency for beach cleaning, continues to have .

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:16 pm


Living on the edge in India’s coastlines - Moneycontrol

Living on the edge in India’s coastlines  Moneycontrol

Panjim: On 6 August, all nine rivers of India's smallest state spilled their banks and spread fast into paddy fields, then flooded right into villages and towns.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 6:30 pm


GST Council meeting likely to be held on September 20 in Goa: Sources - News Nation

GST Council meeting likely to be held on September 20 in Goa: Sources  News Nation

GST Council meeting likely to be held on September 20 in Goa: Sources.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:17 pm


Goa Rajshree Day Lottery Result of 19.8.2019: Goa Lottery Result Today at 4PM - The News Recorder (India Edition)

Goa Rajshree Day Lottery Result of 19.8.2019: Goa Lottery Result Today at 4PM  The News Recorder (India Edition)

Goa State Rajshree Day Weekly Lottery Results of 19.8.2019 is going to unleash by the Goa State Lottery department. Goa is known as the coolest place of India ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:09 am


Goa court to resume trial against Tarun Tejpal from September 23 - India Today

Goa court to resume trial against Tarun Tejpal from September 23  India Today

The Supreme Court has dismissed a plea by Tarun Tejpal seeking relief in the 2013 sexual assault case, saying it is a very serious offence.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:46 am


Modi-Led Government To Be In Power For Next 25 Years: Goa Chief Minister - NDTV News

Modi-Led Government To Be In Power For Next 25 Years: Goa Chief Minister  NDTV News

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has claimed that the Modi-led government will continue to rule the country "for another 25 years".

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:54 am


Goa: Four women held for overstaying - Times of India

Goa: Four women held for overstaying  Times of India

Four foreign nationals were arrested by Calangute police on Saturday after they were found to be staying in the country without valid travel documents.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 11:18 pm


Goa: Rains on a downtrend after August mayhem - Times of India

Goa: Rains on a downtrend after August mayhem  Times of India

Rainfall activity in the state is likely to be light or moderate over the next three days, according to the India meteorological department (IMD), Pan.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 11:18 pm


'Nehru made historic blunders vis a vis Kashmir, Goa' - Deccan Herald

'Nehru made historic blunders vis a vis Kashmir, Goa'  Deccan Herald

Former Prime Minister, the late Jawaharlal Nehru did not just make a "historic blunder" in Jammu and Kashmir, he delayed the liberation of Goa from Portuguese ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 5:57 pm


Goa police arrests Odisha native with narcotic substance at Shakali - Times of India

Goa police arrests Odisha native with narcotic substance at Shakali  Times of India

PANAJI: A native from Odisha, residing in Shakali, has been arrested by the Anti Narcotic Cell (ANC) of Goa police for being in possession of narcotic substance ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 5:01 pm


Man dies being shifted to Goa Medical College,csuspected - Times of India

Man dies being shifted to Goa Medical College,csuspected  Times of India

A 22-year-old man, Malcom Dias, belonging to Joshi chawl, Volant, died of suspected dengue on Saturday morning.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 7:37 pm


Upcoming actors from north India selected for new Bollywood flick ‘Pune to Goa’ - National Herald

Upcoming actors from north India selected for new Bollywood flick ‘Pune to Goa’  National Herald

The film 'Pune to Goa' will be directed by young director Amol Bhagat from Pune. It promises to be a mix of multiple genres like comedy, suspense and thriller.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 3:30 pm


Goa's capital braces for over 48 hours of water scarcity - India Today

Goa's capital braces for over 48 hours of water scarcity  India Today

Residents of Goa's capital and other outlying areas are bracing for more than 48 hours of water scarcity after a landslide washed away two key pipelines which ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 1:47 pm


From celebrating anniversaries to reunions, tourists hire yachts, ride Harleys in Goa - Times of India

From celebrating anniversaries to reunions, tourists hire yachts, ride Harleys in Goa  Times of India

Gone are the days when they would seek cars and bikes on hire. Now, many come seeking Harley-Davidsons, vintage cars, convertibles, beach buggy's and.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 1:40 pm


Goa should have more beach shacks: Association - Outlook India

Goa should have more beach shacks: Association  Outlook India

Panaji, Aug 17 Goa''s beach shack owners have demanded an increase in the number of shacks dotting Goa''s beaches, while also urging the state government ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 8:38 am


If you think this sexy new villa is in Goa, you’re close - Condé Nast Traveller India - The Last Word in Travel

If you think this sexy new villa is in Goa, you’re close  Condé Nast Traveller India - The Last Word in Travel

This majestic villa is an unlikely new resident in the peaceful temple town of Gokarna, discovers Andrea Pinto.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 5:00 am


Taps Run Dry in Panaji and Other Areas of Goa as Water Pipeline Bursts near Ponda - News18

Taps Run Dry in Panaji and Other Areas of Goa as Water Pipeline Bursts near Ponda  News18

Panaji, Aug 16 (PTI) Several areas in Goa, including the capital city of Panaji, went without water for the second day on Friday after a pipeline burst near Ponda, ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 5:24 pm


Heavy rains, floods in Goa caused loss of Rs 10 crore to farmers: Deputy CM Chandrakant Kavlekar - India Today

Heavy rains, floods in Goa caused loss of Rs 10 crore to farmers: Deputy CM Chandrakant Kavlekar  India Today

Heavy rains and floods caused a loss of Rs 10 crore to farmers in Goa in the last two weeks, Deputy Chief Minister Chandrakant Kavlekar said on Friday.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 3:04 pm


Goa University postpones student elections as BJP youth factions clash - Times of India

Goa University postpones student elections as BJP youth factions clash  Times of India

The Goa University student council 2019-20 elections saw the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and BJP's student wing at loggerheads on Friday.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 1:54 pm


IFB Goa Recruitment 2019: 14 group C posts open - India Today

IFB Goa Recruitment 2019: 14 group C posts open  India Today

IFB, Goa Recruitment 2019: Inspectorate of Factories and Boilers (IFB), Government of Goa invited applications for recruitment to the 14 Group C Posts.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 10:17 am


Tussle Between Goa, IOA Continues Over Delayed National Games - News18

Tussle Between Goa, IOA Continues Over Delayed National Games  News18

Panaji: The tussle between the Goa government and the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) continues over the hosting of the 36th National Games in the coastal ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 10:04 am


Goa mining dependents urge Amit Shah to convene GoM meeting - India Today

Goa mining dependents urge Amit Shah to convene GoM meeting  India Today

People dependent on iron ore mining in Goa on Friday urged Union Home Minister Amit Shah to convene a meeting of the Group of Ministers (GoM), led by him, ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:45 am


MoD eyes to give push to HAL's proposed chopper project in Goa - Economic Times

MoD eyes to give push to HAL's proposed chopper project in Goa  Economic Times

PANAJI: The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is planning to move forward with the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited's proposed project of helicopter maintenance, repair ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 6:06 am


Goa's average rainfall touches seasonal total with 45 days to spare - Times of India

Goa's average rainfall touches seasonal total with 45 days to spare  Times of India

The 24-hour rain spell till the morning of Independence Day turned out to be the season's wettest day. It also pushed the seasonal total to the normal.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 11:20 pm


Floods Abate in Goa, Rains Continue with Less Intensity; State Govt Seeks Aid from Centre - News18

Floods Abate in Goa, Rains Continue with Less Intensity; State Govt Seeks Aid from Centre  News18

Panaji: Amidst continuing rains, Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Thursday that the state has sought financial aid from the Center for rehabilitation of ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 12:08 pm


Goa: IMD issues yellow alert for next 48 hours - Times of India

Goa: IMD issues yellow alert for next 48 hours  Times of India

PANAJI/MARGAO: The combined effect of an offshore trough extending from Kerala to Karnataka coast and a low pressure area in north-west Chhattisgarh ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 2:20 am


Goa: Air India flight aborts landing at Dabolim airport after pilot spots dogs on runway - India Today

Goa: Air India flight aborts landing at Dabolim airport after pilot spots dogs on runway  India Today

Air India flight AI 033 from Mumbai while landing at Goa's Dabolim airport at around 3 am on August 13 reported to ATC about the presence of dogs on the ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 6:53 am


Vasco boy’s death: Police rule out sexual assault - Times of India

Vasco boy’s death: Police rule out sexual assault  Times of India

While police are yet to ascertain if the seven-year-old boy found dead at Vasco on Monday was murdered, they have ruled out sexual assault as a cause.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 11:27 pm


Stray dogs force Air India to abort landing in Goa - Livemint

Stray dogs force Air India to abort landing in Goa  Livemint

The Dabolim International Airport is the state's only airport and is operating out of the Indian naval base INS Hansa located near the port town of Vasco in South ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 3:13 pm


Two Odisha natives held for running prostitution racket in Goa - Times of India

Two Odisha natives held for running prostitution racket in Goa  Times of India

PANAJI: The crime branch of Goa police arrested two persons from Odisha for running a prostitution racket in the state.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


After Karnataka & Maha, UP gives Goa the most migrants - Times of India

After Karnataka & Maha, UP gives Goa the most migrants  Times of India

Uttar Pradesh native Sudhir Tiwari landed in Goa in 2015, after spending most of the earlier five years unemployed in his home state.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa casino tourism: Why ban entry of locals, asks Congress - Livemint

Goa casino tourism: Why ban entry of locals, asks Congress  Livemint

Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant had said that entry of native Goans would be banned from casinos.In recent years, Goa has emerged as a leading casino ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Sky clears up, rain gives Goa some respite - Times of India

Sky clears up, rain gives Goa some respite  Times of India

The sky cleared up and brighter weather prevailed most part of the day on Tuesday, as the India meteorological department (IMD), Panaji, scaled down.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Navy Rescues Over 14,000 People From Flood-affected Areas of Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka - News18

Navy Rescues Over 14,000 People From Flood-affected Areas of Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka  News18

Navy aircrafts dropped 1305 kg of relief material in Karnataka and 1890 kg in Maharashtra, helping around 5000 flood victims.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa readies law to stop outsiders from changing names for benefits - The Indian Express

Goa readies law to stop outsiders from changing names for benefits  The Indian Express

On Friday, the state Assembly passed the Goa Change of Name and Surname (Amendment) Bill, 2019, making such changes a criminal offence. The Bill is yet ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 12:56 am


'Why is Goa CM in Russia, when state is facing crisis' - Deccan Herald

'Why is Goa CM in Russia, when state is facing crisis'  Deccan Herald

Lashing out at Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant, the Congress on Monday said, that the CM had decided to tour Russia when the state was facing a flood-like ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa: Astronomy and architecture combine inside this heavenly home - Architectural Digest India

Goa: Astronomy and architecture combine inside this heavenly home  Architectural Digest India

Fiery red granite and yellow Shahabad stone meld to offer a tribute to the sun at this ethereal Goan villa , designed by SAV Architecture + Design.

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


IMD predicts heavy rains in north, south Goa - ANI News

IMD predicts heavy rains in north, south Goa  ANI News

Panaji (Goa) [India], Aug 12 (ANI): India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday predicted heavy rainfall in the north and south Goa during the next few ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa’s worst floods after Maharashtra opened nearly-full Tillari dam - Times of India

Goa’s worst floods after Maharashtra opened nearly-full Tillari dam  Times of India

The recent floods in North Goa, one of the worst in over two decades, was due to release of surplus water from the Tillari dam by Maharashtra as it ha.

Published on 11 August 2019 | 11:00 pm


Changing surnames illegally will be punishable offence, Goa govt to amend law - India Today

Changing surnames illegally will be punishable offence, Goa govt to amend law  India Today

The Goa government has decided to amend a law to make changing one's surname without following proper legal procedures a punishable offence with up to ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa floods: People helping each other, no help from administration, say villagers - India Today

Goa floods: People helping each other, no help from administration, say villagers  India Today

As floods wreak havoc across coastal areas in the country, several parts of Goa remained submerged in water for the past few days. After the water started ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Monsoon fury: Navy evacuates over 1,000 people in Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka - India Today

Monsoon fury: Navy evacuates over 1,000 people in Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka  India Today

A total of 1,016 people including 602 women and 193 children were evacuated from various parts of deluge-affected areas in Maharashtra, Karnataka, and Goa ...

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Rains lash Goa, 150 families evacuated, tourists and fishermen told to stay away from the sea - India Today

Rains lash Goa, 150 families evacuated, tourists and fishermen told to stay away from the sea  India Today

Some 150 families have been evacuated in four tehsils of Goa following heavy rains and release of water from Tillari dam on Goa-Maharashtra border, the state ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


IMD predicts heavy rain in Goa, govt on high alert - India Today

IMD predicts heavy rain in Goa, govt on high alert  India Today

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday said the state government is on "high alert" in view of the forecast of heavy rainfall in next few days, and people ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Weather Office Predicts Heavy Rain In Goa; State On "High Alert" - NDTV News

Weather Office Predicts Heavy Rain In Goa; State On "High Alert"  NDTV News

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday said the state government is on "high alert" in view of the forecast of heavy rainfall in next few days, and people ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa Challengers Enter Semi-final of Ultimate Table Tennis - News18

Goa Challengers Enter Semi-final of Ultimate Table Tennis  News18

Goa Challengers defeated Puneri Paltan 11-4 to book their place in the semi-final of Ultimate Table Tennis.

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa CM Pramod Sawant condoles death of Sushma Swaraj - India Today

Goa CM Pramod Sawant condoles death of Sushma Swaraj  India Today

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant condoled Sushma Swaraj's death and said that she was closely associated with Goa and was a very strong leader who ...

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa: 48 taxi owners booked for taking part in strike - India Today

Goa: 48 taxi owners booked for taking part in strike  India Today

Police have registered an FIR against 48 taxi owners who operate from Karmali railway station for participating in a mass strike a day before, Inspector Jivba ...

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Rain fury in Goa; 8 buses stranded, low-lying areas flooded - India Today

Rain fury in Goa; 8 buses stranded, low-lying areas flooded  India Today

Several low-lying areas of Goa were inundated on Tuesday and eight passenger buses were stranded on the border with Karnataka due to incessant rains in ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa Amends Portuguese-Era Law, Now Even Non-Goans Can Register Their Marriage - News18

Goa Amends Portuguese-Era Law, Now Even Non-Goans Can Register Their Marriage  News18

The Uuniform Civil Code was introduced by the erstwhile Portuguese rulers. It was retained even after the territory was merged with India in the year 1961.

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Heavy rains to affect Goa in next three hours - India Today

Heavy rains to affect Goa in next three hours  India Today

Heavy rains, accompanied by winds reaching the speed of 25 knots, is likely to affect most places over North and South Goa in the next three hours, Goa ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa taxi strike: CM Pramod Sawant says adequate transport arrangements made for tourists - India Today

Goa taxi strike: CM Pramod Sawant says adequate transport arrangements made for tourists  India Today

Tourist taxi operators in Goa launched an agitation seeking scrapping of 'Goa Miles', an app-based cab *service*. CM Pramod Sawant had earlier refused to scrap ...

Published on 3 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa tourists affected as taxis go on strike - Livemint

Goa tourists affected as taxis go on strike  Livemint

Thousands of taxis went off the roads in Goa on Friday in protest against the BJP-led coalition government's decision to allow an app-based cab aggregator to ...

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Heavy rainfall in Goa for next two days: IMD - India Today

Heavy rainfall in Goa for next two days: IMD  India Today

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday predicted heavy rainfall at isolated places over north Goa and south Goa district of the state for the next ...

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


How this woman entrepreneur is showing the other side of Goa to tourists with Make It Happen - YourStory

How this woman entrepreneur is showing the other side of Goa to tourists with Make It Happen  YourStory

Maria Victor started Make It Happen. This woman entrepreneur aims to showcase Goa' culture and heritage, and give tourists a chance to connect with locals.

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa now wants to attract tourists on short holiday breaks - Livemint

Goa now wants to attract tourists on short holiday breaks  Livemint

Goa tourism minister said there was a need to tap into the markets for 'short breaks and holidays'.Goa government is in the process of making a draft tourism ...

Published on 1 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goan women are delicate, decent, others are fast: Former CM Churchill Alemao - India Today

Goan women are delicate, decent, others are fast: Former CM Churchill Alemao  India Today

Goan women and girls are decent and delicate while others are fast and can work till late night, former Chief Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MLA ...

Published on 1 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa planning to reserve 80% jobs in factories for locals - The Hindu

Goa planning to reserve 80% jobs in factories for locals  The Hindu

Taking a leaf from the Andhra Pradesh Assembly, Goa is now planning to reserve 80% jobs in industrial units receiving State government subsidies for people of ...

Published on 1 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa tourists can soon return home with more bottles of cheap liquor - Livemint

Goa tourists can soon return home with more bottles of cheap liquor  Livemint

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant wants to allow tourists to return home with a larger quota of alcohol bottles.Currently, tourists are allowed to carry one bottle ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Former Deputy CM Vijai Sardesai on massive turmoil in Goa politics - India Today

Former Deputy CM Vijai Sardesai on massive turmoil in Goa politics  India Today

Speaking to India Today, Sardesai said, "As a part of alliance (NDA) we were not kept in the loop. We did not know at all. It came as a big shock all of sudden."

Published on 28 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa: Treat your mind, body and soul to pure luxury at this eco-friendly, boutique stay - Architectural Digest India

Goa: Treat your mind, body and soul to pure luxury at this eco-friendly, boutique stay  Architectural Digest India

Luxury Eco Resorts in Goa - Treat your mind, body and soul at North Goa's eco-friendly boutique 'La Maroma'. The well-designed villas are an idyllic escape.

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa to start water taxi services soon - The Hindu

Goa to start water taxi services soon  The Hindu

Govt. to replace old ferry boats, upgrade ramps, jetties.

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa likely to ban single-use plastic items - India Today

Goa likely to ban single-use plastic items  India Today

The government wants to make an amendment to the Goa Non-Biodegradable Garbage Control Act to ensure a complete ban on the single-use plastics.

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa to probe mass influx of labourers by Patna-Vasco Express - India Today

Goa to probe mass influx of labourers by Patna-Vasco Express  India Today

Former Goa Minister Rohan Khaunte on Wednesday expressed concern about hordes of labourers arriving at Goa's Thivim railway station by the Patna-Vasco ...

Published on 24 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Heavy Rains in Goa; Waterlogging Disrupts Daily Life - The Weather Channel

Heavy Rains in Goa; Waterlogging Disrupts Daily Life  The Weather Channel

As heavy rains continued this week in tourist's paradise Goa, many parts of the coastal state, including Panaji, are facing waterlogging issues. On average, the ...

Published on 23 July 2019 | 7:00 am


BJP Govt Turning Goa into 'Sin City' with Casinos, Drugs: Congress MLA - News18

BJP Govt Turning Goa into 'Sin City' with Casinos, Drugs: Congress MLA  News18

Panaji: Goa Congress MLA Luizinho Faleiro has claimed that casinos, drugs and prostitution are turning the coastal state, which is known for its picturesque ...

Published on 23 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Goa: Offshore casinos to be shifted from Mandovi river, says CM Pramod Sawant - India Today

Goa: Offshore casinos to be shifted from Mandovi river, says CM Pramod Sawant  India Today

Goa government in March this year granted six-month extension to the six casinos that are anchored in Mandovi river in Panaji.

Published on 23 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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