Panaji |Saturday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTSwimming has been banned off Goa's beaches for 48 hours after the India Meteorological Department on Friday issued a warning about heavy rain and gusty winds in several parts of the coastal state.... read..
Panaji |Saturday, 2019 1:15:05 AM ISTThe Goa government coughed up Rs 3.26 crore for hosting a day-long meeting of the 37th Goods and Services Tax Council chaired by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and held last month in a star resort, RTI data showed.... read..
Panaji |Saturday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTThe Goa government wants to fill up existing laterite stone quarries with municipal garbage, but the National Green Tribunal wants to have none of it.... read..
Panaji (Goa) | October 18, 2019 6:41:36 PM ISTThe Bombay High Court on Friday dismissed a plea filed by Tarun Tejpal, the former editor-in-chief of Tehelka magazine, seeking postponement till December, the trial against him in a sexual assault case.... read..
Panaji |Friday, 2019 10:15:05 PM ISTThe Goa government coughed up Rs 3.26 crore for hosting a day-long meeting of the 37th Goods and Services Tax Council chaired by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman held last month in a star resort, RTI data showed.... read..
Panaji (Goa) | October 18, 2019 1:11:32 AM ISTChief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday said that the business and trade proposals of foreign investors will be cleared in just 30 days in Goa.... read..
Panaji |Friday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTThe government is working towards making Goa a premier hub for sports tourism, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Thursday.... read..
Panaji |Friday, 2019 10:45:05 PM ISTJohn Bailey, cinematographer and former President of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, will chair the International Jury of the 50th International Film Festival of India (IFFI), while French filmmaker Robin Campillo, Chinese filmmaker Zhan... read..
Panaji |Friday, 2019 10:45:05 PM ISTThe Bombay High Court bench in Goa on Friday dismissed a petition filed by former Tehelka editor-in-chief and rape accused Tarun Tejpal, who had sought to postpone the cross-examination of the victim scheduled for next week, because of the non availabilit... read..
Panaji |Friday, 2019 4:15:05 AM ISTThe Goa government's Information Technology Corporation on Thursday signed an MoU with the Software Technology Park of India to set up a start-up centre in the coastal state.... read..
Panaji |Thursday, 2019 1:15:05 AM ISTOver 500 foreign delegates from over 50 countries are expected to participate in 'Vibrant Goa Global Expo and Summit 2019', a three-day investment meet which will kick-off near Panaji on Thursday.... read..
Panaji |Thursday, 2019 4:45:05 PM ISTPolice in Goa have arrested a school teacher for allegedly molesting five girl students at a government school in Ponda sub district, an official said on Thursday.... read..
Panaji |Thursday, 2019 2:45:05 AM ISTThe main opposition Congress in Goa on Wednesday condemned Tourism Minister Manohar Ajgaonkar's threat to invoke the Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA) against over 200 lifeguards who are on strike demanding prompt payment of wages and better work ... read..
Panaji (Goa) | October 17, 2019 11:41:40 PM ISTThe Chief Minister of Goa, Pramod Sawant, on Thursday released a special commemorative IRONMAN 70.3 Goa postal stamp in Panaji.... read..
Panaji |Thursday, 2019 10:45:05 PM ISTThe closure of the mining industry in Goa has disturbed the industrial eco-system in Goa, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Thursday.... read..
Panaji |Wednesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM ISTGoa Assembly Speaker Rajesh Patnekar on Tuesday said that he would hear the petitioner, the Congress, once more, before deciding on whether notice should be issued to 10 MLAs, who split the party and joined the ruling BJP in July.... read..
Panaji |Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM ISTA month after the Chief Executive Officer of the state government's Investment Promotion Board quit citing complaints related to red-tapism, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Tuesday said that the Board would facilitate construction licences to big ticket p... read..
Panaji (Goa) | October 16, 2019 1:41:42 PM ISTChief Minister Pramod Sawant on Tuesday said that his Maharashtra counterpart Devendra Fadnavis will retain his chair after the upcoming Maharashtra polls as the BJP will win with a thumping majority.... read..
Panaji |Wednesday, 2019 2:45:05 PM ISTTransport Minister in the BJP-led coalition government in Goa, Mauvin Godinho, lashed out at the Indian Navy accusing its officials of trying to "rule" Goa by proxy, by cornering large chunks of prime real estate and depriving civilians from use of land r... read..
Panaji |Wednesday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTThe Panaji bench of the High Court on Tuesday pulled up the state government for failing to facilitate the installation of digital meters in taxis, stating that prima facie the negligence amounts to contempt of the Bombay High Court.... read..
Panaji |Wednesday, 2019 11:45:05 PM ISTGoa's Transport Minister Mauvin Godinho on Wednesday once again lashed out at the Indian Navy, accusing it of using the guise of security to control land resources near its naval base INS Hansa in South Goa, which is also home to the state's only airport.... read..
Panaji |Tuesday, 2019 4:20:53 PM ISTThe state government was on Monday given two more days by the Bombay High Court bench in Goa, to provide a detailed reply on the repair of the state's pothole-ridden roads.... read..
Panaji |Monday, 2019 10:45:05 PM ISTOver 200 striking lifeguards protested near a temple in North Goa's Mapusa town on Monday, demanding regularisation and steady payment. The strike started by the privately employed lifeguards which began on October 11, spilled into a new week.... read..
Panaji |Monday, 2019 3:15:05 PM ISTEven as the Opposition ups its ante against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led coalition government over the alleged mismanagement of beach safety apparatus, Drishti Marine, a private beach management contractor has sent a defamation notice to state Con... read..
Panaji |Monday, 2019 8:45:05 PM ISTOver 200 striking lifeguards on Monday protested near a temple in North Goa's Mapusa town, demanding regularisation and steady payment, even as the strike started by the privately employed lifeguards which began on October 11, spilled into a new week.... read..
Panaji |Sunday, 2019 1:15:05 AM ISTExplaining the idiosyncrasies of running an administration, Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Saturday said easy access to Ministers and even the Chief Minister could prove to be a bane for administrators.... read..
Panaji (Goa) | October 13, 2019 11:41:40 PM ISTGoa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Sunday evening reviewed preparations for Vibrant Goa Summit 2019 at Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Stadium in Bambolim.... read..
Panaji (Goa) | October 13, 2019 9:41:35 PM ISTIMA CQS on Sunday set up an Oral cancer detection and awareness camp at Uguem Sanguem here in association with Goa cancer society and IMA Bicholim.... read..
Panaji (Goa) | October 13, 2019 8:41:38 PM ISTThe Goa Yachting Association, for the first time hosted a major Multi-Class National ranking event in sailing from October 9 to 13 at Dolphin Adventure Sports, Hawaii Beach, Dona Paula.... read..
Panaji (Goa) | October 12, 2019 7:41:38 PM ISTThe Goa Liquor Traders Association (GLTA) on Saturday expressed its support to the state government in implementing the rules of Goa Excise Act which are mandatory for all licensed holders across the state.... read..
Panaji |Saturday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTThe Entertainment Society of Goa, co-organiser of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), on Friday, shrugged off criticism over the non-inclusion of Konkani films in the programming schedule of the country's biggest government-backed film festiv... read..
Panaji (Goa) | October 12, 2019 11:41:43 PM ISTLeader of Opposition Digambar Kamat on Saturday urged Goa Chief Minister of Goa Dr Pramod Sawant to immediately put on hold the implementation of new directions issued by Goa Excise Department to the local Bar and Tavern owners to upload their daily purch... read..
Panaji |Saturday, 2019 1:15:06 AM ISTAmid delay in payment of wages, a section of Goa's privately employed lifeguards are on a flash strike, even as the company employing them, Drishti Marine, expressed regret and assured payment of arrears to them soon.... read..
Panaji (Goa) | October 12, 2019 10:11:32 PM ISTThe Income Tax Department (I-T) has carried out a search operation at six premises of two business groups allegedly involved in the sale-purchase of hotel resort at Goa and seized undisclosed assets worth Rs 4.39 crore.... read..
Panaji |Saturday, 2019 2:45:06 AM ISTThe Goa Tourism department is giving finishing touches to its anti-litter campaign, which is aimed at deterring tourists from creating nuisance on beaches and public areas, that includes drinking and cooking in public or littering.... read..