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Nigerian held with party drugs worth Rs 7.4 lakh in Goa

Panaji, Oct 21 | The Crime Branch of Goa Police on Thursday arrested a Nigerian national and seized party drugs worth Rs 7.4 lakh,...

Former Goa Dy CM Dayanand Narvekar joins AAP ahead of polls

Panaji, Oct 20 | Former Speaker of the Goa legislative assembly and deputy Chief Minister Dayanand Narvekar joined the Aam Aadmi Party in Goa...

Goa independent MLA extends support to Trinamool

Panaji, Oct 13 | Goa's independent MLA Prasad Gaonkar on Wednesday extended his support to the Trinamool Congress, even as his brother Santosh and...

With Trinamool’s entry, ‘Durga’ becomes political metaphor in poll-bound Goa

Panaji, Oct 13 | Durga Puja, West Bengal's most popular festival, has become a political metaphor in the poll-bound state and the deity Durga,...

Will lock engineer in a room with me if water woes...

Panaji, Oct 12 | The Tourism Minister of Goa, Manohar Ajgaonkar, threatened on Tuesday that if water supply continues to go awry, he would...

Goa’s political scene fizzing like Cola wars of the past: Ex...

Panaji, Oct 12 | The political fizz erupting in Goa ahead of the 2022 state assembly polls has the makings of Cola wars of...

Goa Cong manifesto to seek inspiration from Mashelkar’s vision document

Panaji, Oct 6 | The Goa Congress will draw inspiration from a vision document compiled by former Director General of the Council for Science...

Durand Cup: Mohammedan not afraid of FC Goa, says coach ahead...

Kolkata, Oct 2 | Local favourites Mohammedan Sporting clash with FC Goa in the final of the 130th Durand Cup on Sunday, hoping to...

Goa plans to set up ethanol production plant: Sawant

Panaji, Sep 30 | The Goa cabinet on Thursday approved the appointment of a consultant to set up an ethanol production plant in the...

Mamata will get top Bengal football teams to Goa soon: Faleiro

Panaji, Sep 30 | Football may well be the flavour of the electoral season in Goa, with former CM and new Trinamool Congress inductee...

Install CCTV cameras to curb illegal sand mining in Goa: Bombay...

Panaji, Sep 30 | The Bombay High Court bench in Goa on Thursday slammed the state police and administration for not doing enough to...

Centre to help Goa set up integrated agriculture university

Panaji, Sep 30 | The Central government will help the Goa government to set up an integrated agriculture university to help the state to...

FC Goa edge out Bengaluru FC to reach Durand finals in...

Kolkata, Sep 29 | FC Goa eked out a narrow 7-6 victory after a sudden-death tie-breaker over Bengaluru FC (BFC), to make it to...

Political tourism has started in Goa ahead of 2022 polls: Sawant

Panaji, Sep 27 | With the Assembly polls scheduled a few months away, Goa is promoting "political tourism" Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on...

Durand Cup: FC Goa beat Delhi FC 5-1, storm into semis

Kalyani, Sep 24 | FC Goa continued their brilliant run to outplay Delhi FC 5-1 in a quarter-final match of the 130th Durand...

If AAP MLAs are elected, they will shelter Rohingyas in Goa:...

Panaji, Sep 23 | If Aam Aadmi Party MLAs are elected in Goa, they will shelter Rohingya refugees in the coastal state, North Goa...

Let them come, everyone loves Goa: Sawant on Trinamool’s electoral foray

Panaji, Sep 23 | Goan politics may get a touch of West Bengal in the upcoming state Assembly elections, even as Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool...

Traffic cops harassing tourists, Goa Minister complains to CM

Panaji, Sep 22 | Traffic policemen in Goa are habitually harassing tourists who rent two wheelers and cars for local sightseeing, Goa's Ports Minister...

Kejriwal is good salesman selling dreams: Goa BJP on AAP’s populist...

Panaji, Sep 22 | Dubbing the populist poll promises made in Goa by AAP national convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal as the...

I feel I am CEO, my govt works like private company:...

Panaji, Sep 20 | Lauding his own style of governance, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Monday said that his government was functioning like a...

Goa churches will be developed with central funds: Kishan Reddy

Panaji, Sep 20 | Goa's historic churches which are maintained by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) will be developed by the central government,...

Unemployment has peaked in Goa, says Kejriwal ahead of visit

Panaji, Sep 20 | Ahead of his two-day visit to Goa, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday took to Twitter to highlight...

Goa casinos can re-open from Monday with conditions: CM

Panaji, Sep 18 | Onshore and offshore casinos, spas and massage parlours in Goa can re-open from Monday at 50 per cent capacity, Chief...

Restart Goa casinos to boost tourism: Minister to CM

Panaji, Sep 18 | Soon after Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave positive signals about revival of tourism in the state and lauded Goa for...

Illegal casino busted in Goa hotel; 15 arrested

Panaji, Sep 18 | An illegal casino operating out of a hotel was busted in the beach village of Varca in South Goa and...

Centre reopening India for tourists, Goa can play big role: PM

Panaji, Sep 18 | The Central government is taking steps to reopen India to foreign tourists, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday, adding...

PM to interact with Goa Ministers, health workers: CM

Panaji, Sep 18 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday will virtually interact with a cross section of the people from Goa, including health...

Durand Cup: Jamshedpur FC faces a tough challenge against FC Goa

Kolkata, Sep 16 | In a clash between two ISL teams, Jamshedpur FC face FC Goa in a crucial Group B game to stay...

Despite criticism, Goa leader of oppn opted to take free jab:...

Panaji, Sep 16 | While slamming the opposition for criticising the Goa government's vaccination efforts, state BJP chief Sadanand Shet Tanavade on Thursday said...

Goa CM Sawant meets Fadnavis at Mumbai residence

Panaji, Sep 14 | Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant met BJP's Goa poll in-charge Devendra Fadnavis at the latter's residence in Mumbai on Tuesday...

Durand Cup: FC Goa beat Sudeva Delhi FC, enter quarters

Kolkata, Sep 13 | FC Goa became the third team to make it through to the quarter-finals of the 130th Durand Cup football tournament,...

Ex-East Bengal winger Alvito D’Cunha joins Congress in Goa

Panaji, Sep 13 | Former India international and East Bengal left winger Alvito D'Cunha joined the Congress party in Goa on Monday.The left-footed D'Cunha...

Goa imposes fresh restrictions on students, workers from Kerala

Panaji, Sep 13 | Amid a spike in Covid cases in Kerala, the Goa government late on Sunday night imposed fresh restrictions on students...

Goa Police busts fake call centre, 13 held for duping US...

Panaji, Sep 8 | The Goa Police on Wednesday busted an illegal call centre operating from the beach village of Morjim in North Goa,...

With Covid resurge ‘Goa on alert like Kerala, Maha’

Panaji, Sep 7 | Goa needs to be on the alert like the states of Kerala and Maharashtra in wake of increasing number of...

Goa expected to re-elect BJP with clear majority

New Delhi, Sep 3 | The coastal state of Goa is expected to re-elect the ruling BJP with a clear majority this time, while...

Goa to name athletic stadium after Mikha Singh: CM

Panaji, Sep 3 | The Goa government will rename the Bambolim athletic stadium located near Panaji after the 'flying Sikh' and ace Indian athelete,...

Hry man arrested after brawl in Goa village, 2 guns seized

Panaji, Sep 2 | A man from Haryana has been arrested in the beach village of Calangute in North Goa after he along with...

Goa announces 2 vaccination holidays during Ganesh Chaturthi

Panaji, Sep 2 | Ganesh Chaturthi, Goa's most popular Hindu festival, will spell relief to the thousands of Covid warriors engaged in the expansive...

BJP dismisses Goa Cong demand to dismiss Sawant govt

Panaji, Sep 1 | The ruling BJP on Wednesday ignored the accusations levelled in Congress' memorandum to Goa Governor P.S. Sreedharan Pillai, in which...

From bandanas to bandhgalas; 2 decades in the life of Goa’s...

Panaji, Aug 27 | In two decades of politics, Francisco alias Mickky Pacheco has come a long way from sporting bandanas in his ministerial...

Mickky Pacheco likely to be appointed as working president of Goa...

New Delhi, Aug 27 | Francisco Xavier Pacheco, popularly known as Mickky, is likely to be made the working President of the Goa Congress,...

Goa Congress challenges BJP over mining scam allegations

Panaji, Aug 25 | If Congress leaders were really involved in the Goa mining scam, the BJP would have nailed them by using central...

Goa to finally get its own bullet-proof vehicles for VIP movement

Panaji, Aug 25 | The Goa government will finally get its own bullet-proof vehicles for VIP movement, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Wednesday.Sawant...

Goa CM cautions govt job seekers against prowling fake agents

Panaji, Aug 23 | Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Monday cautioned government job seekers against falling prey to the guile of fake agents,...

Gujarat man held for Goa bizman’s murder: Police

Panaji, Aug 20 | The Goa police on Friday arrested a person from Ahmedabad in Gujarat charged with the murder of a local businessman...

Mining may resume in Goa in 3 months: CM

Panaji, Aug 20 | Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Friday hinted that mining activity in Goa may resume in three months, adding that the...

Will allow Ola, Uber to operate in Goa, Minister tells cabbies

Panaji, Aug 19 | Amid a stand-off between Goa's taxi drivers and the state government, over mandatory installation of digital meters, state Transport Minister...

Goa to write to Centre to allow international charter flights

Panaji, Aug 18 | The Goa government will be writing to the Union Ministries of Home and Tourism urging them to allow landing of...

Mumbai-Navi Mumbai model required for Goa’s Panaji & suburb: Minister

Panaji, Aug 16 | The Mumbai-Navi Mumbai urban model should be adopted in Goa's Panaji and its rapidly expanding suburb of Porvorim, which has...

Business

realme elevates Madhav Sheth to lead brand expansion globally

New Delhi, Oct 22 | Smartphone brand realme on Friday said it has elevated Madhav Sheth as President of the International Business Unit (IBU),...