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Petition against Digambar's bail maintained, hearing from next Thu

The high court has finally maintained th

Laxmibai, MLA Vijay's mother and Ravindrabab's sister, expired

Laxmibai Sardesai, sister of late Ravind

FB page by media students against sexual harassment goes viral... Join!

RASH, a movement against sexual harassme

Mangalore pub attacker held for hate-post on Kalburgi murder

The chief of a local fringe right wing o

Crime Branch busier with courts than probe in corruption cases

Crime branch of Goa police seems to be b

These threats are not new to me: Bhagwan on Bajrang tweet

They have not understood me and they don

 

Society

Laxmibai, MLA Vijay's mother and Ravindrabab's sister, expired

Laxmibai Sardesai, sister of late Ravindra Kelekar and mother of MLA Vijay Sardesai, expired today early morning.... READ

FB page by media students against sexual harassment goes viral... Join!

RASH, a movement against sexual harassment at workplace, started by Goa’s journalism students, is going viral on a Facebook Page. ... READ

Mangalore pub attacker held for hate-post on Kalburgi murder

The chief of a local fringe right wing outfit was detained here today by the Central Crime Branch (CCB) in connection with the murder of progressive Kannada scholar and researcher Prof M M Kalburgi at Dharwad on August 30, police said.... READ

Issues

Petition against Digambar's bail maintained, hearing from next Thu

The high court has finally maintained the petition challenging anticipatory bail granted to former chief minister Digambar Kamat. ... READ

Crime Branch busier with courts than probe in corruption cases

Crime branch of Goa police seems to be busier in the courts these days than investigating the widely debated corruption cases of Louis Berger and mining scam.... READ

Goa police issuing warrant against Berger's McClung

The Goa Police is likely to issue a non-bailable arrest warrant against former Louis Berger official James McClung, who had revealed that bribe was paid to win a consultancy contract in Goa.... READ

Infrastructure

After ceiling collapse, AAI forms team to inspect Dabolim air port

The Civil Aviation Ministry has formed a team of five officials to regularly inspect the Goa airport terminal, after its false ceiling caved-in earlier this year.... READ

Bribes of Rs 4.5 Cr to allow rent-a-cab by Govt?

Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party has alleged corruption of around Rs 4.5 crore in the transport department of its alliance partner – the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party. ... READ

Goa Govt may stop teenagers from riding non-geared bikes

Teenagers riding non-geared bikes may be stopped in Goa, if the government does what it speaks.... READ

Sports

Goa set to host National Games next Nov

Goa is prepared to host the 36th National Games in November next year with full support from government, Goa Olympic Association (GOA) General Secretary Gurudutt Bhakta has said.... READ

FC Goa to cross swords with 3 teams in Dubai

Indian Super League side FC Goa have announced the list of teams they are slated to play in their pre-season tour of Dubai starting next month.... READ

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

Politics

BJP calls Sudin corrupt, demands his sacking and CBI probe

The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party appears to have been creating a backgrounder to strip Sudin Dhawalikar of one of his portfolio – PWD or transport. ... READ

BJP wants action against officials delyaing OBC quota in civil polls

The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party wants its government to take action against the officials, who are delaying the process of OBC and SC/ST reservations in forthcoming municipal elections.... READ

122 Govt officers illegally availing social schemes

The Goa government has issued show cause notices to 122 officials for illegally availing benefits of social security schemes in the state. ... READ

Economy

One rank One pension stir hits Parrikar's Panaji (Goa)

The one rank, one pension (OROP) stir on Wednesday reached Goa, the home state of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, with ex-army veterans beginning an indefinite relay strike.... READ

Goa now experiments with Farmers' Public Ltd Co.

The agriculture department has identified 1,000-odd farmers all over Goa for various new agricultural initiatives, for which a provision of 3 crore has been made, said agriculture minister Ramesh Tawadkar. ... READ

CM claims mining would start; miners say it can't, unless...

Miners in the western state of Goa, where mining activities have begun after a gap of nearly three years, are set to incur losses as higher taxes and poor infrastructure have made mining operations in the state uncompetitive.... READ

Culture

गोंयांतच उरिल्लें जाल्यार शेणपाचेः शीला कोळंबकार

गोंयांतच उरिल्लें जाल्यार म्हज्या साहित्यांत आयिल्ली विविधताय आनी खोलाय म्हाका मेळनाशिल्ली अशें प्रांजळ मत नामनेची कोंकणी कथा लेखक आनी म्हालगडी साहित्यीक शीला कोळंबकारान उक्तायलां. ... READ

फेलिस्युबाबाच्या उगडासाक कथा लेखन शिबीर

कोंकणींतले एक फाकिवंत शिक्षक सर्गेस्त फेलिस्यु कार्दोज हांच्या जयंती निमतान कथा लेखकां खातीर कार्यशाळेचें आयोजन केलां. ... READ

अंत्रुज घुडयांचो कविता आनी नाट्यांतल्यान व्यक्तिमत्व विकास आविश्कार

कविता, नाट्य तंत्र आनी व्यक्तिमत्व विकास अश्या तीन-रंगी संगमांतल्यान घेतिल्लें अंत्रुज घुडयांचें दोन दिसांचें नाट्य शिबीर सुमराभायर येसस्वी जालें. ... READ