Wednesday 28 September 2016

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Russians voted from Goa for Parliamentary poll

Several Russians living in Goa cast their votes from the state in the election to their country's Lower House of Parliament, Duma. READ

Sunburn to shift from Goa to Mumbai or Delhi?

Promoters of Sunburn Festival on Saturday said they have kept the option open to shift the festival from Goa to Maharashtra or Delhi, if their proposal for this year on the same date and venue ... READ

Goa to find legal course to debar foreigners from running business

Goa government is planning to debar foreigners from running business in Goa, an international tourist destination. READ

Not Goa, TN is favourite destination of foreigners

Contrary to popular opinion, neither Goa, nor Kerala or even Jammu and Kashmir is the most popular tourist destination in India for foreign travellers. India's most popular state with foreign tourists is Tamil Nadu. READ

Ravi seeks ban on Nigerians, calls them Negroes

The central government should ban Nigerians from entering India, former Goa chief minister Ravi Naik has demanded, adding that the state does not need Nigerian tourists. READ

Kejri makes BJP leaders fight over drug trade of Goa

Whether Arvind Kejriwal's AAP will bloom or go bust in Goa in the upcoming assembly polls is a question with no fixed answer. READ

GF supports AAP statement of Sex, Drugs, Gambling

Newly formed regional party --Goa Forward--has termed Goa as a killer state for youths due to rampant drugs, sex-related crimes and road accidents. READ

Goa lifeguards to go on three-day strike

Lifeguards in Goa today announced a three-day strike from May 20, nearly four months after they first struck work demanding regularisation and pay hike. READ

Goans will require special permission to enter casinos

Goa government is in the process of issuing rules for the Gaming Commission, that is proposed to be set up to regulate the state casino industry, and one the rules would be to ban local ... READ

After dull season, Goa now hopes for 'summer tourists'

After a not-so-impressive foreign tourist season, Goa's tourism industry is now looking forward to the upcoming summer vacation as it expects a reversal of fortunes with arrival of more domestic travellers. READ