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Cong leader calls Goan diaspora ‘toilet cleaners’, party seeks explanation

While speaking in Legislative Assembly last week, Pratapsingh Rane had said that Goans who work abroad do toilet cleaning jobs.

07 Aug 2018 8:20 AM

Host beauty contests in paddy fields to attract youth to farming: Goa Minister

Sardesai had recently appealed to farmers to chant Vedic mantra in their fields and adopt 'cosmic farming' techniques to increase the yield.

02 Aug 2018 8:17 AM

Goa writer given police security following inputs of threat to his life

The Sahitya Akademi award winning writer's name came up as SIT probes murder of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh in Karnataka.

27 Jul 2018 8:20 PM

Jawaharlal Nehru’s photo replaced with Savarkar in Class 10 books in Goa

NSUI chief claimed that ever since BJP has come to power in Goa, it has tried to impose right-wing ideology in minds of people.

26 Jul 2018 9:56 AM

Bootlegger: Cong hits back after Goa BJP’s ‘Loafer’ comment on Rahul Gandhi

Dattaprasad Naik, Goa BJP spokesperson had called Rahul Gandhi a 'loafer' on Monday.

24 Jul 2018 10:03 PM


Rahul Gandhi winked like ‘loafer’ in Parliament, says Goa BJP

Goa BJP spokesperson also said Rahul Gandhi lacked understanding of issues and, therefore, he hugged PM Modi.

24 Jul 2018 8:53 AM

Goa had to repay 'loan' to Army, did my part as defence minister: Parrikar

Parrikar said duty he carried out as defence min could said to be repayment of loan Goa owed to Army for its liberation from Portuguese.

14 Jul 2018 7:48 PM

Enter PM Modi's name for highest number of foreign visits: Cong to Guinness World Records

'We are overwhelmed to suggest name of India’s PM Modi who has set world record of making 41 trips to 52 countries in 4 yrs,' letter stated.

12 Jul 2018 7:53 AM

Don't call off marriages over trivial issues, says Goa Governor to students

Sinha administered the pledge during her address at the 30th annual convocation of Goa University.

07 Jul 2018 6:34 PM

Chant mantra, adopt cosmic farming to improve yield: Goa minister tells farmers

'Cosmic farming will give you safe food without any chemicals or fertilisers,' the minister said.

05 Jul 2018 12:50 PM


Drugs responsible for growing rapes in Goa: Congress MLA

The St. Cruz legislator from North Goa was speaking to reporters after attending a meeting of the Congress Legislative Party

04 Jul 2018 1:58 PM

Woman raped by taxi driver in Goa, accused arrested

The accused had dragged the victim into the car and taken her to a secluded area before sexually assaulting her.

29 Jun 2018 1:22 PM

Goa identifies 24 'no selfie' zones along coast to halt drowning incidents

There have been several incidents of drowning while taking selfies near the coast in recent times.

23 Jun 2018 1:55 PM

Goa police constable, minor arrested for raping 17-year-old girl

The Goa police constable, on the pretext of taking the victim home, took her to Ponda and raped her, an official said.

18 Jun 2018 10:04 AM

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar resumes official work after returning from US

Manohar Parrikar was in the US for almost 3 months and underwent treatment for pancreatic ailment.

15 Jun 2018 3:51 PM


308 kg ketamine seized from 3 states, 10 including foreign nationals arrested

Ketamine is an anaesthetic agent that it often misused as a recreational party drug to have a 'hallucinogenic high'.

14 Jun 2018 6:27 PM

Ex Goa Congress Chief Shantaram Naik dies of heart attack at 72

Naik, 72, was taken to private hospital in Margao town from his residence after he complained of uneasiness where he was declared dead.

09 Jun 2018 9:05 AM

Constitution in danger, people living in insecurity: Goa Archbishop

The Archbishop has also called for the participation of Catholics and Church communities in politics and social causes.

05 Jun 2018 12:38 PM

Goa minister suffers heart attack in Mumbai; hospitalised

Madkaikar, 53, was in Mumbai on Monday for a visit when he fell ill. He was admitted to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital last night.

05 Jun 2018 10:01 AM

9 tourists sent in judicial remand for molesting, assaulting minor sister-brother duo

The victims - 17-year-old boy and his 16-year-old sister - were on May 29 sitting in a shack at the Baga beach in North Goa.

31 May 2018 1:45 PM