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Will support any venture like Sunaparant: Dattaraj

Dattaraj Salgaoncar, Goa’s leading ind

Konkani 'Sunaparant' to shut down from 1 Aug

Sunaparant, a sole Konkani daily running

Goa ex-CM Digambar quizzed by police in bribery case

Former Congress chief minister Digambar

Is Naresh Sawal speaking for the MGP?

Has Bicholim independent MLA Naresh Sawa

"I haven't skipped summons, I'll co-operate": Digambar

Former chief minister Digambar Kamat has

Digambar skips summons, Churchill interrogated, Wachasundar remanded

Former chief minister Digambar Kamat ski

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| VETERANS

Sandesh Prabhudesai

 

कोणीही समाजोपयोगी गोष्ट करतो त्या गोष्टीला पाठिंबा ...READ

Pravin Sabnis

 

So often, we chain ourselves to past ...READ

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Society

"Let's live with his wings of fire": Goa Assembly's tributes to Kalam

Goa Legislative Assembly today paid rich tributes to former President A P J Abdul Kalam and the House was adjourned after adopting a condolence motion.... READ

After 'live' in Morjim, now dead crocodile at Miramar beach

The carcass of a crocodile was found at Goa's Miramar beach near Panaji , barely 10 days after another crocodile was seen crawling on Morjim beach, officials said on Monday.... READ

Grants to Eng medium schools will continue: CM

It’s now clear once again that the existing policy of the BJP government to give salary grants to the Church-run English medium primary schools would continue. ... READ

Issues

Will support any venture like Sunaparant: Dattaraj

Dattaraj Salgaoncar, Goa’s leading industrialist and owner of Sunaparant, has assured to support a similar venture like Sunaparant while expressing regrets over closing Goa’s sole Konkani newspaper due to heavy losses for 28 years. ... READ

Konkani 'Sunaparant' to shut down from 1 Aug

Sunaparant, a sole Konkani daily running in Goa’s official language for the last 28 years, is scheduled to be closed from 1 August, a Journalist’s Day Goa observes.... READ

Goa ex-CM Digambar quizzed by police in bribery case

Former Congress chief minister Digambar Kamat finally appeared before the crime branch of Goa police in connection with the charges of accepting bribe he is facing in the Louis Berger bribe case.... READ

Infrastructure

False ceiling collapsed at Dabolim air port

Two passengers were injured when a false ceiling at Goa airport collapsed this morning.... READ

Spicejet slashes Goa-Mumbai airfare to Rs 1899

Budget airline SpiceJet today rolled out another limited period low fare scheme, offering starting ticket prices as low as Rs 1,899 for flights across western and southern domestic network.... READ

Vodafone expands Goa footrpint with 3G focus

Vodafone India has invested over Rs 73 crore to ramp up its network, distribution and retail presence in Goa circle over the past one year, a senior official said.... READ

Sports

Goa Police Cup revived after 5 years

The Goa Police Cup, state's oldest football tournament, which was last held in 2010, has been revived after a gap of five years.... READ

Varun may continue to be brand ambassador of FC Goa

Owners of ISL team FC Goa are looking to rope in actor Varun Dhawan as their brand ambassador with the team gearing up for the second season.... READ

Goa one centre for FIFA U-17 World Cup

Goa would be one of the six centres in the country that are provisionally selected to host forthcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 matches. ... READ

Politics

Is Naresh Sawal speaking for the MGP?

Has Bicholim independent MLA Naresh Sawal started speaking for the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party?... READ

Why is Cong not acting against double-faced Mauvin?

“My party is free to take action against me. But I will not support the hypocrisy and match fixing of opposition leader Pratapsing Rane”, Congress MLA Mauvin Godinho has said.... READ

Consider coastline vulnerable & gear up: Rajnath

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said the Centre was working towards making the country's coastal security system foolproof. ... READ

Economy

Why everybody in Goa insists on cash payment?

The trouble is that almost everyone in Goa (other than the five star hotels) wants to be paid in cash. ... READ

Rajnath applauds Coast Guard security

A meeting of Parliamentary Consultative Committee was held at Panaji, Goa under the Chairmanship of Home Minister Rajnath Singh on July 14, 2015 to inspect the activities of Indian Coast Guard.... READ

S Africa adventure tourism attracts Indian women

Indian women are the biggest participants of adventure tourism sector in South Africa with a majority of them taking part in sports like bungee jumping, sky diving, shark diving and mountain trail, a senior country official said today. ... READ

Culture

'Nachom-ia' bags audience award at London Film Fest

“Nachom-ia Kumpasar” (Let’s Dance to the Rhythm), a National Award winning Konkani film, bagged the Labray Play audience award for pulling record audience at the London Indian Film Festival. ... READ

Marathon Kavya Hotra in Goa to enter Guinness book

Goa’s Kala Academy is all set to enter the Guinness Book of World Records and Limca Book of World Records with unique event – 48 hours of marathon presentation of poetry in various Indian languages. ... READ

Goa's 12 veterans honoured with Cultural Awards

Goa’s 12 veteran artists and writers have been honoured by the state government by conferring upon them the most prestigious Goa State Cultural Awards. ... READ