Saturday 31 July 2021

News Analysed, Opinions Expressed


Shack owners threaten to show black flags to PM

Goa’s shack owners have threatened to show black flags to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, if shacks are not allotted to them when he comes to Goa on 13th November. READ

PM Modi withdraws Rs 500, Rs 1000 currency notes from midnight

Taking the nation by surprise, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday night announced demonetisation of Rs. 1000 and Rs. 500 notes with effect from midnight, making these notes invalid in a major assault on black ... READ

Cabral shifts hot air baloon to his constituency in South Goa

Goa Tourism has relaunched the operations of hot air ballooning, yet another adventure activity for the tourist season this year. READ

Parrikar is a national embarrassment: Cong

Congress lashed out at Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar calling him a ‘national embarrassment’ and demanding his removal from office over false claims of ‘surgical strikes’, according to Indian media reports. READ

RSS ideology inspired us to do surgical strikes: Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parikkar on Monday said the RSS ideology inspired Prime Minister Narendra Modi and him to carry out the September 29 surgical strikes across the Line of Control. READ

Petrol up by Rs 1.34, Diesel by Rs 2.37

Petrol price was on Saturday hiked by Rs. 1.34 per litre while diesel rate was increased by Rs. 2.37 per litre. Revised rates will take effect from midnight. READ

Opp wouldn't have spared us if surgical strike had failed: Parrikar

In the backdrop of opposition’s allegations of unsuccessful surgical strikes Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said, “If surgical strikes was a failure, the opposition would not have spared us.” READ

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

Dr Claude supports AAP stand on mining, with objections

Goa Foundation has supported the stand taken by the Aam Aadmi Party on the mining issue, but with certain reservations and objections. READ