Sunday 26 April 2015

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NewGen patrol vessels launched by Goa Shipyard

A 105-metre new generation Offshore Patr

Father held for molesting daughter

A father was arrested here today for all

District court stays JMFC order to search Parrikar's Delhi house

A Goa district court has stayed a warran

Margao court issues warrant to search Parrikar's Delhi house to arrest Mickky

Margao JMFC Court today issued a fresh w

Police to approach court to get Mickky declared as absconder

Goa police is planning to approach the c

Not Jack Sequeira, Nehru was Father of Opinion Poll: Uday Bhembre

Uday Bhembre, one of the leaders of Opin

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| VETERANS

Prashanti Talpankar

 

आमच्या आयुष्याचे “नट-बोल्ट” फिक्स करण्यासाटी “ ग्रीस” ...READ

Sandesh Prabhudesai

 

गोव्याची हुषार पिढी इथे संधी नसल्याने गोव्याबाहेर ...READ

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| LITERATURE

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Society

Father held for molesting daughter

A father was arrested here today for allegedly molesting his 17-year-old daughter for over a month, police said.... READ

District court stays JMFC order to search Parrikar's Delhi house

A Goa district court has stayed a warrant issued by a local court to search the official residence of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar in Delhi to trace former state minister Francisco 'Miccky' Pacheco. ... READ

Margao court issues warrant to search Parrikar's Delhi house to arrest Mickky

Margao JMFC Court today issued a fresh warrant, this time to search for Goa’s ex-minister Mickky Pacheco at the official residence of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.... READ

Issues

Not Jack Sequeira, Nehru was Father of Opinion Poll: Uday Bhembre

Uday Bhembre, one of the leaders of Opinion Poll, along with two other Konkani leaders has opposed erecting a statue of Dr Jack Sequeira, calling him Father of Opinion Poll. ... READ

Posting 'offensive' content on website not an offence: SC's historic verdict

In a landmark judgement upholding freedom of expression, the Supreme Court today struck down a provision in the cyber law which provides power to arrest a person for posting allegedly “offensive” content on websites.... READ

Casino sponsored foreign junket to BJP leaders: Cong

Seeking to turn the tables on the Goa government over ban on offshore casinos in the state, Congress today alleged that some BJP legislators went on a foreign trip sponsored by a renowned casino operator. ... READ

Infrastructure

NewGen patrol vessels launched by Goa Shipyard

A 105-metre new generation Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV), to help increase the Coast Guard's requirements for policing of the vast Indian Exclusive Economic Zone, was launched by the Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) today. ... READ

Mobile towers impact health, but need to study: Alina

Environment Minister Alina Saldanha today said the towers installed by mobile service providers have an impact on health and there must be scientific research to study the impact. ... READ

Goa DD to go satellite after 30 years

Goa’s Doordarshan Kendra will be uplinked to satellite while staff at both the DD and AIR Kendras would also be increased in number. ... READ

Sports

Dempo signs Calum Angus for I-league '14

Dempo SC have roped in British stopper back and former Portsmouth Academy product Calum Angus for the upcoming season.... READ

I became captain bcoz no one wanted to be: Kumble

Anil Kumble, one of the most respected cricketers to have led the Indian team, says if he became the Test captain it was only because no one else was interested in doing the job.... READ

Usha partners to sponsor FC Goa

ISL franchise FC Goa today announced that it has signed on six leading brands from various industry verticals as sponsors and partners for the team. ... READ

Politics

Name the minister having an affair: Parsekar

With text messages doing rounds in Goa alleging that one of the state Cabinet ministers was responsible for the suicide of an NRI, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar today said that if anyone has a proof against the minister, they should name him. ... READ

Opp creating fear about BJP among minorities: Gadkari

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has accused the opposition parties of trying to create a communal discord by instilling fear in the minds of people, especially minorities, about BJP as they cannot find any fault with the performance of the Narendra Modi government. ... READ

JMFC orders Mickky's arrest, but in 7 days

Judicial Magistrate First Class of Margao has issued an order to arrest Nuvem MLA Mickky Pacheco within seven days.... READ

Economy

How can we mine with high export duty, asks mining industry

Iron ore exports from Goa are not likely to resume in near future due to various factors like 'steep' duty, upcoming monsoon season and pending regulatory permissions. ... READ

2 ministers, 4 MLAs spend over 6 Cr on foreign junkets

The Goa government admits that two Goa ministers and four BJP legislators have toured at least 20 countries in the last two years costing the state exchequer Rs 6.20 crore. ... READ

298 mining loans settled with OTS, over 7700 still pending

A large number of people dependent on mining industry in Goa who had huge bank borrowings have now opted for One Time Settlement Scheme launched by the state government fearing bad debts.... READ

Culture

I owe my success to Goa, Rohit at Goa Film Fest

Bollywood filmmaker Rohit Shetty credits his success in the film industry to Goa, where he has shot several of his films. ... READ

1 BJP, 3 Opp MLAs demand postponement of Goa Film Fest

Four legislators, including one from ruling BJP, on Wednesday demanded postponement of the Goa State Film Festival which will start from Thursday here.... READ

Why Goa Film Fest during holy week? asks Opposition

The upcoming Goa State Film Festival has run into controversy with Opposition parties terming the BJP-led government as 'anti-minority' for holding it in the 'Holy Week'.... READ