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20 Sep 2017

Wagh’s ‘Sudir Sukta’ to be recited in Ponda on Sunday

Sudir Sukta, the poetry collection by Vishnu Wagh, continues creating controversy in literary as well as social circles.

19 Sep 2017

Lucky 7 moving…. Neither forward, nor backward!

Lucky 7 casino vessel has started moving. But neither forward nor backward. Its hull is grounded and is pivoting around that point. Now, it’s pointing towards the Panaji Residency.

19 Sep 2017

Salaulim attracts tourists, but Govt neglects accommodation facilities

The Salaulim dam not only supplies water to the whole of South Goa. It also attracts tourists from all over India and even abroad.

19 Sep 2017

After Hong Kong and Prague, 'Juze' film makes it to “MAMI”

Anchor: The Konkani movie Juze will now be screened at the prestigious MAMI Film Festival in Mumbai.

15 Sep 2017

Shantaram says government’s start-up policy is a non-starter

President of Goa Pradesh Congress Committee Shantaram Naik has questioned the government on the need for formulating a startup policy in Goa.

15 Sep 2017

Murgao bar owners jubilant as over 300 licenses renewed

Murgao liquor trade association has expressed happiness over the renewal of 312 bar licences in the Mormugao Taluka.

13 Sep 2017

Pvt Bus operators block Madgao bus stand as RTO challans them for violations

Private bus operators had a flash blockade of the Madgao KTC bus stand on Wednesday morning, alleging that RTO officers are harassing them by issuing challans.

04 Sep 2017

Truck owners demands Insurance and road tax only in quarterly installments

Dharbandora Taluka Truck association has demanded that the Government give a concession on the Insurance payments and road tax only in quarterly installments of their trucks.

19 Aug 2017

SC monitoring on Mhadei difficult, Karnataka affidavit meaningless : Ramesh Gawas

Goa celebrated a moral victory after the Supreme Court verdict on Mhadei on Thursday.

11 Jul 2017

Imposing one language under pretext of homogenization wrong: Mauzo

Renowned author Damodar Mauzo says the recent trend of imposing single language nationwide under the pretext of homogenization is wrong.

10 Jul 2017

Ministers, BJP leaders demand from CBI to shoot down desecration culprits

It’s not only the opposition party, even the ruling party has lost confidence in Goa police.

28 Jun 2017

Salcete didn’t vote for BJP, but my Govt won’t neglect it: Parrikar

Salcete did not vote for the BJP, but still it would not be neglected in developmental work. This is what chief minister Manohar Parrikar has said.

24 Jun 2017

Kamat calls for speedy completion of district hospital

MLA Digambar Kamat ha opined that the dangerous portions of Hospicio hospital should be demolished and repaired immediately so as to avoid any tragedy.

19 Jun 2017

Goa’s celebrities unite to oppose Sadhvi, March on 16 July

After all the political turmoil over Sadhavi Saraswati’s statements over hanging the beef eaters, now Goans from various stratas of society have joined hands to protest against Sadhavi.

16 Jun 2017

Cyberage scheme of laptops working like a 'mafia'

Computer dealers in Goa say the online sale of computers together with government’s Cyberage Scheme have ruined their business.

15 Jun 2017

Cuncolim Municipality demands for action against the damaged old buildings

Cuncolim Municipality has raised concerns regarding the fear of collapse of old buildings in the town.

13 Jun 2017

Joseph loses Calangute, First-timers become giant killers!

They say age is just a number. At times it reveals the experience one holds in any field but the panchayat election results on Tuesday showed us some very unexpected and surprising victories.

13 Jun 2017

GSIDC, Margao Municipality officials fail to join site inspection

The officials of the Goa state pollution control board on Monday inspected the low-lying areas at Maddel, Margao where the untreated waste from Sonsoddo has been dumped.

12 Jun 2017

Incessant rains create havoc all over the state

It’s not even a week since the monsoons have hit Goa; the heavy rains have started creating havoc all over the state.

12 Jun 2017

Minister Vijay to monitor Madgao police on CCTV

Goa Forward Minister Vijay Sardesai has found a new surveillance formula.

12 Jun 2017

Children’s Park of Sirlim floating in rain water

The sign boards which were erected in Sirlim Dharmapur village are now nowhere to be seen in the village.

12 Jun 2017

Salmona Spring cries for attention

Goa is losing last bits of its heritage day by day. Our greed of development is also resulting in negligence towards various historical monuments and sites.

10 Jun 2017

Tito willing to take over as Margao Municipal VC as Doris resigns

Goa Forward Party member and Madgao Municipal Councilor Tito Florence Cardozo is the front runner for the post of vice-chairperson.

10 Jun 2017

False ceiling collapses at Tilak Maidan again

A part of the false ceiling at Tilak Maidan in Vasco collapsed on Saturday.

08 Jun 2017

At last monsoon arrives in Goa

At last, monsoon has arrived in Goa.

07 Jun 2017

Vehicle in Bicholim Mysteriously Catches fire

A vehicle which was parked near Shantadurga High School Bicholim suddenly caught fire in the early hours on Wednesday.

07 Jun 2017

Retaining wall collapsed on 2 houses in vasco

2 houses at Belabai in Vasco suffered huge damage after a retaining wall collapsed on it.

06 Jun 2017

Major Relief To The Vellim Villagers, Govt withdraws the revision petition

In a major relief to the Vellim villagers, the state government on Tuesday filed an application before the sessions court to withdraw the revision petition in the 2012 Vellim Church attack case.

06 Jun 2017

Monsoon delayed by 3 to 4 days more

Indian Meteorological Department on Tuesday said the monsoons arrival in Goa might be delayed by another three to four days due to cyclonic disturbances.

03 Jun 2017

No Cooperation, No Development: Cabral’s indirect threat

BJP MLA Nilesh Cabral has indirectly threatened the to-be-elected panchas of the self-governing bodies.

03 Jun 2017

GOA 365 IMPACT: Madgao Navelim Road Gets Speed Breakers

The demand for Speed Breakers and Zebra Crossing at Madgao Navelim road has been finally met by the Public Works Department.

01 Jun 2017

In 2 months, Rakhi embraces a 4th party

Rakhi Naik from Sanguem is probably moving towards creating a record in Goa’s political defections.

25 May 2017

Boys equate with Girls in 91.57% SSC result

The SSC results are out. And the only specialty this year is that boys have scored equally well in line with the girls, which was not the scenario for many years.

29 Apr 2017

Rahul drops Digvijay, appoints Chellakumar as Goa in-charge

The opposition Congress has gone for a major change of guard in Goa. Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi has dropped Digvijay Singh as the Goa in-charge.

22 Feb 2017

Are Russians functioning illegally as tourist guides in Goa?

Goa’s tour operators are complaining that Russians are working in Goa illegally as tourist guides without paying taxes to the state government.

14 Jan 2017

MGP alliance Govt to have 9 ministers; but…

Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party’s CM-candidate Sudin Dhawalikar has said his government would have only eight ministers in his cabinet, if the alliance wins 22 seats.

07 Jan 2017

GF alleges rigging of Voters’ roll in Fatorda, demands officers' suspension

Goa Forward has demanded with the Election Commission suspension of all the Salcete-based electoral officers including the deputy collector.

07 Jan 2017

Cong promises 100% jobs in Govt and Pvt to Goan youth

Congress is promising 100 per cent employment to Goan youth in both government and private sectors

07 Jan 2017

SC order of language issue in election not for us: BBSM

Bharatiya Bhasha Suraksha Manch claims that the supreme court order not to seek votes in the name of language does not apply to them

06 Jan 2017

BJP clears 21 names with 16 MLAs, 5 MLAs still hanging in fire

The Bharatiya Janata Party has announced 21 candidates, including 16 sitting MLAs

05 Jan 2017

Not a voter? Last chance to register till 8 Jan

Have you completed 18 years recently? But your name is not registered in the recent electoral roll? If you are eligible, you should not be disappointed

05 Jan 2017

44% Youth to dominate Goa Assembly election

Perhaps for the first time in Goa, this Assembly election would be dominated by the Youth.

15 Nov 2016

Konkani not compusory for Goan government jobs.

Goa government has created two blunders in one advertisement for 14 posts of government jobs.

15 Nov 2016

GECC demands shut down of Casinos

Congress has gone against the casinos it promoted during its tenure.

15 Nov 2016

Luizinho questions the functioning of the two airports.

President of the Goa State Congress PartyLuizinho Faleiro feels that two airports of Daboli and Mopa cannot function simulteneosuly until Navy hands over 50 thousand square metres of additional land for the civilian airport.

15 Nov 2016

Children's Day Rally

Madgao MLA Digambar Kamat flagged off an awareness rally on the occasion of Children’s day near Lohia maidan in Madgao.

15 Nov 2016

Alina demands for special status

There are two U turns in the ruling BJP on the issue of Special Status.

14 Nov 2016

WISL workers threaten to work against BJP if issue not solved

Western India Shipyard limited workers union on Saturday has appealed to the government to intervene and resolve their pending salary issue before code of conduct for forthcoming assembly polls comes into effect.

14 Nov 2016

Bandoda villagers oppose sewage treatment plant

the people of Unnir in bandoda village have opposed the proposed sewage treatment plant in their area.

14 Nov 2016

Abhijit vows to contest even if NCP denies him ticket

Nationalist Congress Party north Goa District president Abhijit Dhargalkar has said that he has not taken money from anybody not to contest coming assembly election from siolim constituency.

11 Nov 2016

All MLAs with us, not sure of Babush & Madkaikar: Digvijay

In-charge of Congress Digvijay Singh has claimed that his MLAs Vishwajeet Rane and Jennifer Monseratte are with the party.