Tuesday 16 July 2019

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Govt issues notices to register Children's shelters

In a crackdown on several children homes and shelters mushrooming in Goa without proper licencing, the state government today asked these centres to either get registered with authorities or shut down their operations. READ

Will Goans prefer supermarket fish?

Its time to say goodbye to crowded fish-markets and argumentative lady vendors for Goans, as supermarkets in prominent cities of the state have ventured into the business of selling raw and hygienic fish. READ

Narayan Athawale no more

Veteran journalist and former MP Narayan Athawale expired today morning in Mumbai, after brief illness. He was 79. READ

Nuclear family shoots up Goan households

The trend of nuclear family, coupled with intra-migration, has resulted in Goa recording 60,000 additional households in the past one decade, officials said today. READ

Photo journalists summoned for clicking Prez photos on beach

A photograph of President Pratibha Patil on a beach surrounded by bikini-clad women and men in swimming trunks carried in newspapers today has angered officials in Panaji who summoned three photo-journalists and questioned them. READ

President Pratibha Patil arrives on 4-day visit

President Pratibha Patil on Monday arrived in Goa for a four-day private visit. READ

Proper infra a problem to translate Portuguese laws: Khalap

Even after 50 years of liberation, Goa is still finding it difficult to get Portuguese laws translated into English due to lack of infrastructure, says State Law Commission. READ

100% literacy & power: CM's Lib Day vow

Goa Chief Minister Digamber Kamat today resolved to have hundred percent electricity percolation and literacy in the state by the end of 2011. READ