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10 Dec 2017

Coro creates history in ISL, scores 2nd hat-trick as FCGOA humbles blaster 5-2

FC Goa’s Corominas scores the fastest second hat-trick of the league to guide FCGOA to a win over Kerala Blasters.

09 Dec 2017

Ban on LED fishing and bull trawling in traditional fishermen’s interest : Radha

Ban on LED Fishing and Bull Trawling has ended the Mafia Raj and need to protect the interests of traditional fishermen, the Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Radha Mohan Singh has said.

09 Dec 2017

‘Introspect will revoking residential projects’, TCP Minister to Gram Sabhas

Gram Sabhas should introspect while revoking permission to residential projects. Also villagers should give alternatives to the government about what they want in their villages, the Town and Country Planning Minister Vijai Sardesai told Goa 365 on Saturday.





08 Dec 2017

Less profit in growing crops, says Bicholkars

Animal-man conflict has taken alarming proportions in Bicholi in the past 3-4 years.

08 Dec 2017

FC Goa to take on Kerala blasters in 2nd home match on Sat

The Gaurs will take on Kerala Blasters on Saturday at 8 in the evening at the Fatorda Stadium.

08 Dec 2017

Jeje’s dramatic winner takes Chennaiyin FC to the top

Chennaiyin FC left it very late to record a hat-trick of victories as they upstaged ATK 3-2 and surged to the top of the Hero Indian Super League 2017/18 standings at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai on Thursday.





07 Dec 2017

Employment: Are Goan’s really on the priority list?

Employment is a major issue today. And there have been a lot of complaints that Goans are not being employed in industries. And though there are so many big companies operating from Goa but when it comes to Job opportunities for well qualified Goans are still not happening. Finally,

07 Dec 2017

Panaji Feast: CCP lays out strict rules, vendors upset

Even as Panaji gears up to celebrate for the feast of Immaculate Conception on Friday, the vendor was unhappy as the CCP refuses to accommodate all the stalls at Church square. Hundreds of vendor storm at CCP office.

06 Dec 2017

19 lakhs worth gold found abandoned on plane

Goa customs at Dabolim International Airport found 696 grams of gold abandoned on a Air India flight that arrived in Goa from Dubai on Wednesday morning.





06 Dec 2017

Goa to host 4th Senior National Futsal Championship in December

28 men’s teams and 11 women’s teams will battle for supremacy in the five-day National event.

04 Dec 2017

Garbage issue at Panzorconi: Are we awaiting crisis?

The increasing heaps of garbage alongside the NH17 at Panzorconi Cuncolim are becoming a matter of concern for the locals.

30 Nov 2017

GFDO warns of exposing Mopa scam if airport is not withdrawn

Goans for Dabolim Only has threatened to expose the scam related to Mopa airport if the project is not scrapped.





29 Nov 2017

Congress alleges 7 crore scam at Sanjivani sugar factory

Congress has attacked the management of the Sanjivani sugar factory on Wednesday. Congress Curtori MLA Reginaldo Lourenco alleged that there were illegalities at the Sanjivani Sugar Factor in Darbandora to the tune of 7 crore rupees.

28 Nov 2017

Pay parking still a pipe dream in Vasco Parking

Mormugao Municipal Council had resolved to introduce pay-parking in the port town few years ago. But till date it has not been implemented and the parking woes continue.

27 Nov 2017

Stray dogs attack 2 year old boy at Vasco

two and half-year-old Virat Chalwadi was attacked by stray dogs at Headland Sada in Mormugao on Sunday morning. The dogs bit the child on his back and legs. Locals want authorities to take action to curb this stray dog menace.





27 Nov 2017

Waterless 15 days; furious Borde-kar gherao PWD Office

Imagine that no water for 15 days. And even when you lose patience and confront the authorities, you are told that you have to wait for another 5 days.

27 Nov 2017

Police giving 'talao' to fill the coffers of bankrupt Govt: Cong

The Congress feels that Goa Government has no money, hence the traffic police have been issuing challans to the Goans on streets.

24 Nov 2017

Basket Ball tournament in Talaulim

Good news for basketball lovers in Goa. There will be an all Goa invitational Basketball Tournament held in Talaulim in Ponda. The tournament will be held on the 25th and the 26th of November.





24 Nov 2017

Goa’s first women’s league kicks off

Goa’s First ever Women’s Football kicked off at Duler Stadium in Mapusa on Saturday. This league has a total 10 participating teams.

23 Nov 2017

Goa to get world class football Academy; Srinivas Dempo

The 1st phase of Dempo Sports Club Academy at Ella in Old Goa was inaugurated on Friday evening.

22 Nov 2017

Now, get eye check up at your doorstep.

Can you imagine getting an eye treatment at your doorstep? Mapusa trade fair turned interesting after a new mobile van was launched that will provide a quick service eye check up. Here’s more…





22 Nov 2017

Goan dance group wins National level title

A group of young dancers from Porvorim won the national level dance title. A national level dance competition was held in Nagpur. The local MLA Rohan Khaute expressed his happiness over the victory.

21 Nov 2017

Sarpanch has failed to act on their complaints: Raia Manora locals

Raia Manora locals have raised serious concerns over the illegal shanties and migrants leaving illegally in Manora ward.

20 Nov 2017

Mahila Cong pushes for 33% quota in Lok Sabha, state assemblies

Goa Mahila Congress on Monday demanded that there should be 33% reservations for women to contest in the Lok Sabha and state Assemblies.





20 Nov 2017

Remembrance day of Road Traffic Victim

World remembrance day for Road traffic victims was observed in the state on Sunday evening. A special candle light march was held in Madgao.

18 Nov 2017

Police continue seizing retail Ganja sale, but not the suppliers

Goa police continue seizing illegally sold Ganja. But all of them are retail sellers.

17 Nov 2017

Suspended cop absconding after duping a couple for Rs 33 lakh

The Vasco police on Thursday booked a suspended police constable for duping an elderly couple. But he is absconding. The constable had taken 33 lakh rupees from this couple with a promise to invest and return it with profit.





17 Nov 2017

Goa to now have heart treatment machines at taluka level

There is a good news for the people living in rural areas. The health department will install modern machinery and equipment for the heart patients as well as doctors for the people suffering with psychological ailments.

17 Nov 2017

FC Goa travels to Chennai for 1st away match on Sunday

Fc Goa off to Chennai to taken on Chennaiyan City FC on Sunday. The team gaurs will play their first two matches way.

16 Nov 2017

Coal transported from Goa to the steel plant, not to generate power: Cong

Congress on Thursday charged that coal transported through Goa is being used for steel plants and not to generate electricity as chief minister Manohar Parrikar has claimed.





15 Nov 2017

No river nationalization, rivers of ‘national importance’: CM

Chief minister Manohar Parrikar said that there is nothing called nationalization of rivers planned or envisaged.

14 Nov 2017

PWD workers hold strike demanding regularization

PWD contract workers held a protest near Chief Minister’s residence at Althino on Tuesday morning.

13 Nov 2017

India momentum to continue: Coach

The Indian Team will take on Myanmar for the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 Qualifier on Tuesday evening at Fatorda.





13 Nov 2017

Vasco fish vendors get furious, Carlos tries to pacify them

The authorities claimed that once the fish market project is completed no one will be allowed to illegally sell fish on roadside.

13 Nov 2017

Som arrested for assaulting police officer

The Vasco police on Monday booked a youth from Vaddem in Vasco for assaulting PSI Razashad Sheikh.

13 Nov 2017

MPT threatens case against those blocking coal sweeping machine

A meeting at Deputy Collector’s office on Monday, saw Mormugao Port Trust deciding to file a case against those people who had stopped the coal sweeping machine recently.





13 Nov 2017

Another seizure of Ganja at Verna

Verna Police arrested a 22 year old Namit kumar Gope with 565 grams of ganja on Monday morning.

13 Nov 2017

Gaurs finish pre-season in style with 4-0 victory over Chennai City FC

FC Goa thrashed Chennai City FC 4-0 in their last pre-season friendly at the Bambolim Athletic Stadium on Sunday

13 Nov 2017

India to take on Myanmar in Goa for Asian Cup qualifiers

Indian senior National team landed in Goa on Sunday for the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 Qualifier against Myanmar.





11 Nov 2017

Fc Goa to take on Chennai City Fc in last preseason friendly

The Fc Goa gaurs will play their last pre season friendly on Sunday.

11 Nov 2017

ISL 4 promises attacking football; goals galore

The Indian Super league Media Day was held in Mumbai on Friday.

10 Nov 2017

Police to introduce new scheme to control traffic violations

Though the police issues more 4000 challan on a daily basis the accident rate has not decreased. Now the Goa Traffic Police has decided to introduce the Traffic Sentinel Scheme.





10 Nov 2017

airport

The Indian navy, state and panchayat would take up extensive cleanliness drive from airport to Varunapuri on 18th of November in a bid to reduce incidents of bird hits at Dabolim Airport

09 Nov 2017

NGO welcomes Gadkari comment of shifting coal hub to Maharashtra

Goa against Coal has welcomed Nitin Gadkari’s statement to shift Coal hub plans from Goa to Vijaydurg and Karwar.

09 Nov 2017

Persons Affected by NH17A widening to get new houses

Officials inspected the widening portion of the NH17A at Chicalim on Wednesday evening. The government has promised to rehabilitate occupants of the seven houses affected by the project.





09 Nov 2017

AITUC submits memo to CM opposing against anti worker & anti people policy

The All India Trade Union Congress members held a protest in the Capital city on Thursday morning. They were protesting the anti worker and anti people policies of the Central and state Governments.

08 Nov 2017

HC firm on fitment of digital meters; taxi owners meet CM

The issue of fitting of digital meters has taken a new turn with the final court decision out on Wednesday. Digital meters now have to fitted immediately.

08 Nov 2017

Ore transport is a business, they can shift to some other: CM

Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told reporters that ore transport is a business. And most of the truck owners employ non-Goan drivers.





08 Nov 2017

Protest against demonetization, GST held in capital

The Goa Pradesh Congress committee held a Dharna to protest against GST and the demonetization of 500 and 1000 rupees notes.

07 Nov 2017

Mormugao garbage will be treated within 3 months

Finally the heaps of garbage at the garbage treatment plant owned by Mormugao Municipal Council would be treated.

07 Nov 2017

Mahila Congress protests against LPG hike

The Goa Pradesh Mahila Congress held a dharna to protest the hike in price of LPG cylinders.





06 Nov 2017

Goa Women’s league to kick off on 18th Nov

Goa Football Association President Elvis Gomes appealed to the Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar to intervene into the demand to improve the sports infrastructure

06 Nov 2017

MMC demolishes controversial Ganeshotsav shed of Sada

The Mormugao Municipal Council with heavy police protection on Monday removed the partitions and tarpaulin surrounding the temporary religious shed at Headland Sada.

06 Nov 2017

Kadamba plateau residents to hold Jal Satyagraha on Lib Day

Residents of Kadambapleateau next to capital city of Panaji are up in arms.





04 Nov 2017

One more arrested for selling ganja in Vasco

The Vasco Railway Police on Friday arrested a youth from Maharashtra for trying to sell Ganja to prospective customer at Vasco Railway Station on Friday. Further investigation is in process.

02 Nov 2017

We'll fight & win the title: FC Goa

FC Goa head coach Sergio Lobera is all set to fight with a aim to win the title for the Goans.

02 Nov 2017

Vasco road work contract terminated for slow pace and shoddy work

The government has terminated the contract awarded to a contractor for road widening and beautification work from Sada to Baina in Murgao.





02 Nov 2017

Mining truck owners to defy CM, come on roads to fight 'outside' trucks

Mining truck owners have decided to defy the chief minister and come on roads.

01 Nov 2017

Over 5000 Govt vacancies to open after a month

All pending government employment vacancies will be advertised in one go after final figures is arrived at, the cabinet decided on Wednesday.

01 Nov 2017

Govt sticks to Rs12.50 ore transportation rate, 1 truck per family criteria: CM

The Manohar Parrikar government has punctured the demands of mining truck drivers.





31 Oct 2017

Gaurs to take on East Bengal and Mohun Bagan in pre-season friendlies

FC Goa first team squad has returned to Goa following a successful pre-season in Murcia, Spain

30 Oct 2017

Is North Goa PDA bifurcation in interests of state? : Congress

The Congress party said that the bifurcation of the North Goa PDAS was not in the overall interest of the state.

30 Oct 2017

Want Ottawa, Panaji to become twin cities: CCP Mayor

Now the putrid, garbage infested sewer like St Inez creek could get Canadian technology for its clean up.





30 Oct 2017

FCGoa begin practice at Bamboli Athletic Stadium

The FC Goa gaurs are back in Goa from Spain.

27 Oct 2017

23-year old Baina boy arrested for stealing cash from a scooter

A 23- year- old Baina resident has been arrested for stealing cash from a scooter dickey. The accused has admitted committing the theft of 48000 rupees.

26 Oct 2017

Goa Pro League: Dempo beats Salgaonkar 2-0

Dempo Sports club defeated Salgaonkar FC by 2-0 in the Goa Pro League match. The match was played at Duler Stadium in Mapusa on Thursday evening.





26 Oct 2017

Gandhi market vendors gherao MMC chief officers office

Gandhi market vendors gheraoed the Margao Municipality chief officer Agnelo Fernandes on Thursday over the delay in removing illegal vendors.

26 Oct 2017

Income Tax department On Wednesday raided a fish dealer in South Goa.

Income Tax department On Wednesday raided a fish dealer in South Goa. IT sleuths raided the Factory and office of the dealer and cash of about 15 lakhs were seized.

23 Oct 2017

Rajasthan Govt’s ordinance is to protect Vasundhara & suppress press freedom: Shantaram

The Congress on Monday criticized the ordinance issued by the BJP Rajasthan government on freedom of press.





23 Oct 2017

Salcette truck owners gherao officials over GPS activation

The truck owners from Salcette have claimed that the agency which is supposed to install and activate the GPS machines is not activating their machines despite paying the fees on time.

23 Oct 2017

Spain outplay Iran to meet Mali in Semis’s

It rained goals on a hot Sunday in Kochi as Spain dominated Iran from start to finish to reach the semi-finals of the Under-17 World Cup.

23 Oct 2017

India end decade win to win Asia Cup

India on Sunday ended their 10-year wait for continental triumph when they beat a gutsy Malaysia 2-1 in a nail-biting final to clinch their third Asia Cup hockey title





23 Oct 2017

Brazil knocks out Germany to enter semis

Brazil into the semi’s of the FIFA U17.

22 Oct 2017

Free medical camps were organized in the state on Sunday

Free medical camps were organized in the state on Sunday. One camp was organized by the Konkani Basha Mandal in Madgao and other in Kundai at Ponda.

22 Oct 2017

Popular front launches campaign against moves to stifle organization

Popular front of India, Goa will organize Grand conference on the 29th of October at Lohia Maidan in Madgao. This conference will be highlighting the theme.





21 Oct 2017

Swacha Bharat: lip service or sincere effort

Is Swacha Bharat really happening? Not in Cuncolim Market. The toilet here is left unclean which makes it difficult for common person to use it. Or garbage on Panaji's streets

21 Oct 2017

Goan to coach Indian softball team

Local boy Pranay Polji is the Indian Men’s Softball team Coach for the Asian Men’s softball championship to be held in Hong kong. He is a qualified NIS softball coach.

20 Oct 2017

Vasco fisherman want access to Grande Island

Vasco fishing community has urged the local authorities and navy officials to allow access and allow the celebration of traditions like Tulsi vivah and Saibiniche feast at grande island.





20 Oct 2017

USA to face England in quarters at Fatorda

Goa will host its last U - 17 world cup match on Saturday.

20 Oct 2017

Dempo SC glitter binds Goan FC

FC Goa development team lost 4-0 to Dempo Sports Club on Thursday evening.

20 Oct 2017

USA to face England in quarters at Fatorda

Goa will host its last U - 17 world cup match on Saturday.





19 Oct 2017

Surprise checks on gas agencies held

Following a recent expose on the pilferage of gas from cylinders in south Goa, officials of Vasco legal metrology along with the officials of Vasco Civil Supplies and Mamledar conducted surprise check at few Gas agency.

18 Oct 2017

Iran defeats Mexico to enter FIFA U17 quarters

Iran on Tuesday registered a 2-1 win against Mexico.

18 Oct 2017

Eng to take on US in U17 world cup quarters on Sat

The U 17 English team arrived in Goa on Wednesday.





16 Oct 2017

FIFA U-17 World Cup celebrates World Food Day with feeding India

World Food Day is celebrated every year around the world on 16 October to promote worldwide awareness and action for those who suffer from hunger and the need to ensure food security and nutritious diets for all

16 Oct 2017

Coast guard holds training programme for Coastal police

A special training session for the police personnel deployed at the Coastal Police Station was conducted on Monday by the Coast Guard.

16 Oct 2017

Give 100% compensation to Canacona flood victims

Goa Pradesh Congress Committee President Shantaram Naik and Curtorim MLA Reginaldo Lourenco said that they the government should give 100 per cent compensation through Disaster Management Authority by amalgamating different funds.





16 Oct 2017

MGP MLA backs truckers' demand to raise transportation rate

Mining has still not started full swing. But the tussle over rates and routes has already heated up.

16 Oct 2017

Salcete truck owners want piece of mining transport pie

Salcete truck owners association on Monday demanded the government include their trucks in the route system adopted by the government.

10 Oct 2017

Pedestrian killed while crossing at Sirlim

A pedestrian crossing the road at Sirlim Dharmapur was hit by 4 wheeler and killed on the spot on Monday evening.





10 Oct 2017

2 girls rescued in flesh trade at Madgao

Another prostitution racket busted in the State

09 Oct 2017

Male thrashes turkey 3-0 while USA beats Ghana 1-0

FIFA U17 day 4 matches witnessed clashes between team USA and Ghana at the Nehru Stadium in New Delhi.

09 Oct 2017

Boy dies 200 mtrs away from home in fatal accident

Another road accident kills a 25 year old youth.





09 Oct 2017

Vasco city to go Tobacco-free

The Mormugao Municipal Council on Monday unanimously resolved to make Vasco city Tobacco free.

07 Oct 2017

MMC removes illegal vendors, but locals condemn the action

The Madgao Municipal Council removed illegal vendors selling local fruits and vegetable at Madgao.

07 Oct 2017

Govt to conduct structural stability test of KTC Bus Stand Panaji

Kadamba Transport Corporation Chairman Carlos Almeida has raised several concerns regarding the current state of the KTC Bus stand building at Panjim bus stand.





07 Oct 2017

Goa365 has captured the craziness and love for football from the Fatorda Stadium.

Here are the scenes during the first match of FIFA U17 played in Goa on Saturday.

07 Oct 2017

Germany wins over Costa Rica 2-1 at Goa opening FIFA U17

The Under 17 world cup is finally here and Goa is ecstatic.

07 Oct 2017

FC Goa wishes Team India prior to their first match at the FIFA U17 World Cup

The FIFA U17 World Cup began on Friday at Kolkata and Navi Mumbai.





06 Oct 2017

I’m here to win the title not just to play, says Bruno Pinheiro

FCGOA midfielder Bruno Pinheiro said that he is back again with FCGOA to win the title this year.

06 Oct 2017

FCGOA all set to travel Spain for Pre-season

FCGOA is all set to travel to Spain on Friday

06 Oct 2017

Peep peep Fulltime: New Zealand 1-1 Turkey & Ghana beat Colombia 1-0

FIFA U17 World cup kicked off in New Delhi and Navi Mumbai on Friday.





05 Oct 2017

Green Goans irked over Mah Govt allocating funds for Virdi dam

Maharashtra state cabinet approving the allocation of 146 crore rupees for construction of canals for the Virdi dam project has caused a lot of heartburn in the Goa.

05 Oct 2017

Germany practices at Urtorda, GOA on for FIFA U17

At Utorda, in South Goa, the German team practised under the watchful eye of its head coach Chritian Wuck and assistant coach Dennis Lamby.

04 Oct 2017

Now, woman found selling Ganja

Seizing Ganja has become a day-to-day affair now for Goa police. But now women are also found selling Ganja.





04 Oct 2017

After fire, Panaji RTO to now function from Thu at a new place

After fire, Panaji RTO to now function from Thu at a new place

04 Oct 2017

Hivrem bridge needs immediate attention, says locals

Two Portuguese-era bridges at Hivrem in Valpoi which connect the village to other nearby areas are in a dilapidated condition.

04 Oct 2017

Dempo’s Beevan scores 2 goals to get 3 points for Dempo SC

Dempo’s striker scores 2 goals in the added time, which gave Dempo a lead and a win against Vasco Sports Club 3-2. Dempo Sports Club played its first match of Goa Pro League against Vasco Sports Club on Tuesday.





03 Oct 2017

FIFA U17 World Cup starts in 4 days

The countdown to FIFA U 17 has begun.

03 Oct 2017

MMC to develop Children’s park into mini water park

Murgao Municipal Council is contemplating on converting the Municipal Park into a water theme park.

02 Oct 2017

Panchayats elect Biodiversity teams

Special gram sabhas were held all over the state on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. Biodiversity committees were formed in every panchayat on this occasion.





02 Oct 2017

Coach Sergio puts Gaurs through their paces at Margao

FC GOA gaurs began their first practice under head coach Sergio Lobera on Monday.

30 Sep 2017

Goa Kabaddi referee examination on 15th Oct

Referee Board of Goa Kabaddi Association is holding referee examinations for all Goans.

30 Sep 2017

Cortalim panchayat wants Quelossim body to shift out

The Cortalim Panchayat body on Saturday demanded that the Quelossim Panchayat should be immediately shifted to a new premises.





29 Sep 2017

Goan top sports players awarded with Geno Awards

Goa’s top sports personalities Anuragh Mamal, Anura Prabhudessai, Maymoi Rocky and Shikha Pandey were among those who got the the Geno Awards on Friday.

29 Sep 2017

Goa Govt moots Corpus fund for Goan sports stars

Sports minister Babu Azgaonkar has stated that Corpus funds will be introduced for the betterment of the sportspersons of the state.

29 Sep 2017

7 illegal shops removed by Sancoale Panchayat

Sancoale panchayat has removed the seven illegal shops and handcarts from Zuarinagar in Vasco.





29 Sep 2017

Murgao council gives chicken sellers 1 month to clean up act

Murgao Muncipal Council has given a one month deadline to meat shops ensure that they maintain sanitary conditions, and get sewerage as well as water connections.

28 Sep 2017

Bus conductors beat each other over passengers

A bus driver and a conductor were arrested by Vasco police for fighting over passengers on Wednesday.

28 Sep 2017

TTAG predicts 55% fall in charter flight, tourism in danger this season

The Travel and Tourism Association has predicted a 50 % fall in charter flights arriving in Goa this season.





28 Sep 2017

FDA closes down 9 vendors in Raia

Food and Drugs Administration raided 9 food vendors operating food stalls in Raia on Thursday morning without food safety licenses.

27 Sep 2017

Cabinet extends term of Mandovi casinos by 6 months; relocation policy by Dec

The cabinet on Wednesday resolved to complete the framing of the relocation policy by December, the Chief minister Manohar Parrikar said.

27 Sep 2017

New policy on Sports marks still beneficial: Goa Board

Sports marks new policy won’t affect the students.





26 Sep 2017

Goa could be the cleanest state in the country: Governor

Governor Dr Mridula Sinha, on Monday, said that Goa being a small state has bright chances to become the number one state under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.

26 Sep 2017

No luck for Lucky 7 on Tue, next refloating after 15 days

Lucky 7 casino vessel missed yet another opportunity of refloating it on Tuesday, which is day of the highest high tide. It is now postponed by 15 more days.

25 Sep 2017

Indian Colts held to draw by defending champions Iraq

India was held to a goalless draw by defending Asian Champions Iraq in the AFC U-16 Championship Qualifiers at the Halchowk Stadium in Kathmandu on Sunday.





25 Sep 2017

Forum objects to letter to communidade bodies

The South Goa Communidade Forum has objected to the letter sent to Escrivaos of the South Goa communidade by the Administrator asking for details of the vacant communidade land.

23 Sep 2017

Goa Pro League 2017/18 starts from 1st Oct

Goa Professional League 2017-18 will commence from 1st of October.

22 Sep 2017

FC Goa to start ISL 4 with away match against Chennaiyin FC

The team’s first home match will be played against Bengaluru FC on 30th November.





22 Sep 2017

Road level to be maintained by peeling, scratching, promises TCP minister

Town and country planning Minister Vijai Sardessai said that the peeling and scratching of city roads in Madgao and nearby areas will be started soon.

22 Sep 2017

ISL 4 to kickoff in Kolkata; League’s first longer season to feature 95 games

The Indian Super league will kick off with arch rivals and season 3 champions Atletico de Kolkata clashing with runners-up Kerala blasters FC at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan – Salt lake stadium in Kolkata on 17th of November.

22 Sep 2017

21 players selected for Indian squad for FIFA U17 World Cup

History beckons for Indian football as 21 players have been selected for the first ever Indian squad to participate in a FIFA World Cup, the Indian U-17 World Cup Squad, which will participate in the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 India.





21 Sep 2017

Ponda shocked, XIth Std boy stabs his senior at PES HSS

The Ponda city was shocked on Thursday when a XIth standard boy stabbedhis senior just outside the campus of PES Higher Secondary School at Farmagudi.

21 Sep 2017

India U16 aims at winning momentum: Coach Bibiano

After an impressive three-nil victory against a strong team in the first match of AFC U-16 Qualifiers, India U-16 stay alert in their approach when they take on hosts Nepal at the Halchowk Stadium in Nepal on Friday.

21 Sep 2017

Colombia becomes the first team to arrive for FIFA U-17

FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 set to begin in 15 days, Colombia became the first team to arrive in India for the tournament.





20 Sep 2017

FIFA effect: Country on football infrastructure spree

FIFA U17 World Cup will brings better sports facilities in Goa and other host cities in India.

20 Sep 2017

Pre-season in Spain, FCGOA to travel on 7th Oct

A new-look FC Goa will fly to Murcia in Spain on 7th of October, for a run of pre-season games before the start of the 4th edition of the Hero Indian Super League.

20 Sep 2017

FC Bardez and Sporting to play Life Cup for Cancer Aid

Football lovers of Goa have come together to organise a charity match between Goa’s top professional teams FC Bardez Goa and Sporting Clube de Goa on September 23rd,





19 Sep 2017

Hero motorcop displays FIFA U17 trophy

The Hero Motorcop displayed the FIFA U17 World Cup Trophy 2017 at Hero showroom on Tuesday

19 Sep 2017

Alcoholic Anonymos group to complete 42 years

Alcoholic Anonymous, a group for rehabilitation and recovery of Alcoholics will be completing 42 years of its existence in Goa on 24th of September.

18 Sep 2017

FIFA trophy displayed at Mall De Goa

Bank of Baroda conducted the display of the FIFA U17 World Cup Trophy at Mall de Goa on Monday. Various activities like Trophy display,





18 Sep 2017

Karnataka artist's paintings on display at Bambolkar gallery

Art way, a solo art exhibition cum sale was organized at Bambolkar Art Gallery in Ponda on Monday.

18 Sep 2017

Salcete Muslims protest killings of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

Salcete Muslim Forum held a rally on Monday in Madgao to protest the killings of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. They want UNO as well as India to intervene and resolve the issue.

17 Sep 2017

Dempo SC lift the AWES Cup, defeat Gokulam FC in penalty shootout

Dempo Sports Club has lifted the prestigious 1st AWES Cup by defeating Gokulam FC. Dempo won the final in a penalty shootout by 5-3 goals.





16 Sep 2017

Goa on Swach Bharat mode on PM’s birthday

Goa will be on Swach Bharat mode on Sunday.

16 Sep 2017

ESI hospital to be commissioned by October end

The 100 bedded ESI hospital will be commissioned by the end of October this year.

15 Sep 2017

Gokulam beats Salgaocar to enter AWES Cup final

Gokulam FC struck late once again to defeat Salgaocar FC 1-0 and enter the final of the 1st AWES Cup.





15 Sep 2017

FIFA U17 India Trophy unveiled

Sports Minister Babu Azgaonkar unveiled the FIFA U17 World Cup India 2017 Trophy on Friday

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.

15 Sep 2017

Fire in Ponda market cause loss of 20 lakhs

Two shops at Upper Bazar in Ponda were gutted by fire on Thursday night. This fire resulted in the loss of around 20 lakh rupees however the cause of the fire is still a mystery.





15 Sep 2017

Dempo Sports Club reaches AWES finals, defeats FC Pune 1-0

Dempo Sports Cup stormed into the finals of the 1st AWES Cup on Thursday beating fancied FC Pune City 1-0 in the semis played at the Duler Stadium in Mapusa.

15 Sep 2017

7 days All Goa Table Tennis starts from 18th Sept

7 days All Goa Table Tennis starts from 18th Sept

13 Sep 2017

It’s official. Goa to host 36th National Games in Nov ‘18

Finally the national games are in Goa. The 36th edition would be held in November next year. The Indian Olympic Association has given a go ahead.





13 Sep 2017

Gokulam hold Sporting 2-2, enter semis

Gokulam FC scored a last-minute equalizer against Sporting Clube de Goa to complete the semi-final line-up in the 1st AWES Cup. The match was played at the Duler Football Stadium in Mapusa on Tuesday.

13 Sep 2017

Clash between Sankhali MLA & Municipality affects development

The political war between ruling council in Sankhli municipality and MLA has created a piquant situation and is hindering devlopment. Sankhali Municipal Chairperson Dharmesh Saglani claims that for last 4 years the municipality did not get any government funds for development.

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.





12 Sep 2017

Street gadas in Sankhali to be relocated by SMC

The Sankhali municipality has decided to relocate about 52 street gadas scattered across the municipal area.

12 Sep 2017

New Vaddem, Vaddem residents want shortcut road conditions improved

New Vaddem and Vaddem pedestrians using a shortcut have raised serious concern over the dilapidated condition of the road.

12 Sep 2017

Carmona villagers accuse hotel guests, staffs of disturbing the peace

Carmona Villagers backed by the panchayat body on Monday gave an ultimatum to the management of Verda resort to face revocation of its trade license if they do not keep a control over their guests and hotel staff.





12 Sep 2017

Taxi owners submits memorandum

Morjim Taxi owners have submitted a memorandum to Mandrem MLA Dayanand Sopte that they don’t want the implementation of speed governance. They have requested to withdraw this decision.

12 Sep 2017

Fake certificate scam exposed by Madgao Police

Madgao Police exposed fake certificate racket in Madgao on Monday. Nadim Being is arrested for selling out fake certificates and degrees of SSC, HSSC and professional courses.

12 Sep 2017

FC Pune City edge past FC Bardez, qualify for semis

FC Pune City huffed and puffed their way to a 1-0 victory over FC Bardez to confirm their place in the semi-finals of the 1st AWES Cup.





11 Sep 2017

Salgaocar qualifies for semi-finals in AWES Cup

Salgaocar FC registered a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Viva Chennai FC to qualify for the semi-finals of the 1st AWES Cup.

11 Sep 2017

ITIs to get upgraded, students to get better facilities

Industrial Training Institutes in Goa will be upgraded within a year under the Central Government schemes and sponsors from corporate bodies.

11 Sep 2017

Naveli rickshaw driver’s demands stand at Navelim

Naveli Rickshaw drivers have demanded that the government should construct a rickshaw stand in Navelim.





11 Sep 2017

Municipal property owned by Pvt parties, MMC orders inquiry

Mormugao Municipal Council has initiated an inquiry into its properties which are occupied by some private parties or government departments.

11 Sep 2017

Scooterist killed, wife serious in bike accident at Dramapur

One died on the spot in a road accident at Dramapur- Sirlim on Monday.

11 Sep 2017

Vasco church square to be beautified

St Andrews Church Square in Vasco will be soon beautified.





10 Sep 2017

Men and Women fishing at Panji

The 11th All Goa Fishing competition was held opposite the Old Secretariat Jetty in Panji on Sunday.

10 Sep 2017

Vascokars oppose wet mud transportation

Locals from Vasco came out on streets and stopped the transportation of wet mud in trucks from the Goa Shipyard Limited on Saturday night.

09 Sep 2017

Gokulam drub Vasco 5-0, awaits Tue draw against Sporting

Gokulam FC, Kerala, kept themselves in the hunt for a place in the semi-finals with a convincing 5-0 demolition of Vasco Sports Club in the 1st AWES Cup.





08 Sep 2017

Rumdamol panchayat cleans mini sonsodo

The panchayat officials of Rumdamol Davorli Panchayat conducted a drive and cleaned the garbage dumped in Rumdamol on Friday morning.

08 Sep 2017

18 lakhs robbed from ATM machine, machine found in Agarwada forest

An audacious, well-planned robbery went down in Pedne on Friday.

08 Sep 2017

Free Dental camp at Naveli

A free Dental Camp was organized for students and locals of Navelim.





07 Sep 2017

FC Pune City trounce Dempo Juniors

FC Pune City dominated from start to finish as they trounced Dempo Sports Club Juniors 4-0 and put themselves in pole position in a Group C clash of the 1st AWES Cup.

07 Sep 2017

Bhagvat Bhajni Saptha ended on Wednesday

The seven days Bhagvat Bhajni Saptha of goddess Mauli Devi at Ugve Pernem celebrated with religious fervor concluded on Wednesday.

07 Sep 2017

Faleiro promises waste treatment plant would certainly be set up in Navelim

Navelim MLA Luizinho Faleiro promised locals that a waste treatment plant in the open space near the Rumdamol Davorlim Panchayat would be set up.





06 Sep 2017

2-day regional workshop on AIDS

Prevention is always better than cure.Especially when you come to a killer disease like AIDS.A two-day regional workshop on HIV and AIDS will be held at Hotel Delmon in Panaji.

06 Sep 2017

Murgao Industries should start paying taxes; Mauvin

Panchayat Minister Mauvin Godinho has said that industries in and around Murgao will have to start paying tax to the panchayat. He said that he will be convening a meeting with the stake holders to discuss and finalize the issue.

05 Sep 2017

After Coal pollution, its wooden chip pollution in Murgao

First coal pollution and now spillage of wooden chips on roads has started haunting citizens of port town.





05 Sep 2017

Ponda MLA inspects swimming pool leakages

Swimming Pools at Sports Complex Ponda running dry for almost last 40 days.

05 Sep 2017

New Vaddem ground to look New again

Panchayat Minister Mauvin Godinho said that the dilapidated ground at New Vaddem will look new in few more month.

04 Sep 2017

AAP appoints new general secretary

AAP appoints Pradeep Padgaonkar as its new general secretary on Monday. Padgaonkar contested the recently held assembly elections from Saligao constituency.





04 Sep 2017

Onam celebrations in state

The Kerala’s biggest festival Onam was celebrated at Ayyappa Temple in Vasco on Monday.

04 Sep 2017

Vasco Animal shelter wall collapses

The Murgao Municipal Council inspected the animal shelter home in Shantinagar, Vasco to ascertain the damage caused to residents after their compound wall collapsed.

02 Sep 2017

3 arrested for burglary in Margao, Vasco

Police arrested three persons on Saturday, one is an accused of robbing a mobile phone from the office of Goa women commission in Vasco while the other two have been accused of snatching a mobile phone at Madgao.





02 Sep 2017

Bakri Eid celebrated in state

Bakri Eid or Id-ul-Zuha was celebrated across the state on Saturday. This is a festival that Muslims celebrate with special prayers, greetings and gifts and with traditional fervor and gaiety.

01 Sep 2017

FIFA U17 Goa city logo unveiled

Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar along with Sports Minister Babu Azgaonkar along with other FIFA tournament dignitaries unveiled the FIFA U17 host city logo on Friday.

01 Sep 2017

Illegal road median on NH17B sealed

The illegal opening of road median near Vales junction in alto Dabolim was finally sealed under heavy police protection on Friday morning.





01 Sep 2017

Fcgoa signs solid Spanish striker Adrian Colunga Perez

FCGOA confirmed the signing of a new solid Spanish striker Adrian Colunga Perez on Friday

31 Aug 2017

FC Goa signs Spanish midfielder Eduardo

And for some sports news. FC Goa signed another Spanish player, this time 28-year-old Eduardo Bedia Pelaez on Thursday. The Spanish midfielder will make his debut in ISL 4 with FC Goa.

30 Aug 2017

Marcel sculptors nurture creativity through eco-friendly Ganeshas.

Amateur sculptors from Marcel have displayed their creativity through sculpting creative idols of Lord Ganesha. These idols are made of recyclable and eco friendly materials.





30 Aug 2017

Churchill era tanks for the needy, says Sudin

PWD Minister Sudin Dhavlikar said that the1000 odd water tanks that were procured by the PWD department several years ago and now dumped at Verna reservoir will be distributed to needy persons.

29 Aug 2017

Top 5 ISL players paid more than top 5 IPL stars

Everybody says that cricketers earn tons of money and cricket’s IPL franchises are the biggest money spinners of them all. But now there are 5 ISL players who commanded more money in wages than IPL superstars did in the 2017 edition.

29 Aug 2017

Dempo & Calangute to launch soccer season on 1 Sept at AWES Cup

In the in the opening match of season-opening football tournament in the country, the AWES Cup, Dempo Sports Club will meet local favorites Calangute Association on 1st of September.





28 Aug 2017

Salgaocar FC lift GFA Champions Trophy

Salgaocar FC defeated FC Bardez by 2-0 in the Goa Football Association Champions Trophy Charity.

27 Aug 2017

ISL set to go prime time, kick-off at 8pm

The organizers of the Indian Super League want to kickoff for the upcoming 4th ISL season matches at 8 in the evening. Talks are on to finalize this matter and a final decision will be taken.

27 Aug 2017

Chovoth, uniqueness in its diversity

Chovoth festivities are unique. And creativity is quite the feature in these celebrations.





27 Aug 2017

ISL set to go prime time, kick-off at 8pm

The organizers of the Indian Super League want to kickoff for the upcoming 4th ISL season matches at 8 in the evening.

26 Aug 2017

NH17 blocked for 2hrs in Chinchinni

Goa has witnessed heavy showers in the last 24 hours. A huge tree fell on the highway in Chinchinim on Saturday which resulted in it being blocked for nearly two hours.

26 Aug 2017

Football: Salgaonkar to meet Bardez on Sunday at Duler

The Goa Professional League winners Salgaocar Football Club will clash with Winners of the Goa Police Cup FC Bardez Goa in the Champions Trophy Charity Match on Sunday, at Duler Stadium in Mapusa at 4 in the evening.





21 Aug 2017

Ramponkars threaten rasta roko if river nationalization MOU signed

Goenchea Raponkaracho Ekvott on Monday threatened to come out on roads if the government went ahead and signed the memorandum of understanding on nationalization of Mandovi, Zuari, Mapusa, Chapora, Sal and Cumbharjua rivers.

21 Aug 2017

Dharmapur locals upset with non functional CCTVs

Dharmapur locals raised have expressed concern over the non functioning CCTV’s in Margao and surroundings areas.

21 Aug 2017

GSL gives out 100 dengue testing kits

The Goa Shipyard Limited on Monday assured that it would supply Dengue testing kit to the Cottage Hospital at Chicalim for poor and needy people from Mormugao Taluka.





17 Aug 2017

Workshop to create awareness about fire safety, earthquakes, floods organised

Special fire safety demo and workshop was held on Fire safety and natural disaster awareness at Velim Panchayat hall on Thursday.

17 Aug 2017

Green travel: Govt to get 40 more biogas buses

KTC Chairman and Vasco MLA Carlos Almeida said that after successful completion of trial period of three months, the state government will procure 40 green buses.

17 Aug 2017

Special provisions for dengue cases in Murgao

Vasco Urban Health Centre has instructed the private hospitals in the town to provide the details of dengue cases on a day-to-day basis.





16 Aug 2017

Poriem Bhumika School plans new Polytech & IT colleges

The Bhumika High school and higher secondary college in Poriem will be completing 25 years of existence on coming Saturday.

16 Aug 2017

Mormugao municipality becomes Best performer

Director of Municipal Administration said that the Murmugao Municipal Council is the first civic body in state to have completed all the norms and achieve all service level benchmarks while utilizing 14th Finance Commission grants.

16 Aug 2017

Madgao police arrest Mizo native with Ganja

Another drug seller arrested in South Goa. Madgao police arrests one involved in connection with sale of Ganja.





16 Aug 2017

Dahi handi celebrations in the state

Dahi handi celebration was observed all over the state on Tuesday.

15 Aug 2017

Felicitation programs all over the state on Independence day

On Independence Day special programs were organized to mark the 71st Anniversary of Independence.

15 Aug 2017

Awareness drive on Malaria and vector borne diseases in Madgao

Malaria cases and vector borne diseases are on rising in Margao. Authorities in a bid to curb this menace conducted an awareness program at the Margao Urban Health Centre.





15 Aug 2017

No more air traffic- 3.7 km parallel taxi-track at Dabolim airport.

The Airport Authority of India finalised the contract of the construction of a 3.7 kilometer-long parallel taxi-track at the Daboli international airport.

14 Aug 2017

GFA launches 2017-18 referee and match commissioner kit

Being a referee and match commission in footballs is becoming now a profession says GFA president Elvis Gomes.

14 Aug 2017

FC GOA sign defender Sergio Juste

FC Goa has confirmed the signing of defender Sergio Juste Marin.





14 Aug 2017

Dengue cases on rise, officials initiate stringent measures to curb virus

Rumdamol Davorlim locals demanded a new panchayat ghor, a health centre and balwadi’s.

14 Aug 2017

World’s first Left hander’s museum opens in Goa

First ever Left hander’s museum is in Goa now.

13 Aug 2017

Stray animals on street leads to traffic congestion and accidents in Ponda

Locals from Bandoda in Ponda have raised serious concern over the stray dogs and cattle sitting and lying on the roads of Bandoda.





12 Aug 2017

Reginaldo alleges CM destroying banks in state

Kudtari MLA Alex Reginaldo Lourenco has alleged that Chief Minister Parrikar is interfering in the affair of the Goa state cooperative bank even though it is financially weak.

12 Aug 2017

BPS Table tennis finals held in Madgao.

BPS Major ranking table tennis tournament finals were held at BPS Club, Margao.

12 Aug 2017

Cuncoli Bustand in bad condition, needs quick repair

The Cuncoli Bustand is completely in a bad condition.





12 Aug 2017

Sawaikar wants recycling of resources to be made priority

Save Fuel and recycle natural resources says MP Narendra Sawaikar.

12 Aug 2017

Stray animals on street leads to traffic congestion and accident

Locals from Bandoda in Ponda have raised serious over the stray dogs and cattle sitting and lying on the streets of Bandoda.

10 Aug 2017

Women march in Madgao against porno websites

NGO Goa Women Forum has filed a police complaint to stop websites promoting porn and adult content in the state.





08 Aug 2017

Cortalim beach facilities to be upgraded

All prominent beaches within Cortalim constituency would be spruced up and facilities upgraded on a priority basis.

08 Aug 2017

Cdr Tomy to sail round the world in Goa-built sailboat ‘Thuriya’

The first Indian to sail solo and no-stop around the world in 2012/13 on INSV Mhadei will now compete in the round the world Golden Globe Race 2018 which will start from Plymouth in England on 30th June in 2018.

08 Aug 2017

Valpoikar oppose by-poll on the eve of Chovoth

Valpoi residents and Ganesh Bhakt committee members from Valpoi have submitted a memorandum to postpone the By-polls after Chovoth.





08 Aug 2017

Mahila Congress, students demand waiving of GST on sanitary napkins

Congress’smahilawing, students want 12% GST on sanitary napkins reduced. Mahila Congress President Pratima Coutinho said that sanitary napkins were a necessity for women and GST needs to be removed from such products.

07 Aug 2017

By-poll preparation on track says North Goa collector

The by-polls are around the corner.

07 Aug 2017

Two nominations for Nuven and Curtori ZP by-election

Two candidates have filed their nominations for the Nuvem and Curtori Zilla Panchayat By-elections on Monday.





07 Aug 2017

Luizinho says each one should grow one or two plants, save the earth

Navelim MLA Luizinho Faleiro has appealed to the locals to plant more and more trees in their vicinity.

05 Aug 2017

Madgao Ravindra Bhavan installs machine to crush bottles

The department of Science and Technology and Environment has installed a machine to crush pet bottles at Ravindra Bhavan Margao on Friday.

04 Aug 2017

Vasco pilots up in arms against 'private' pilots

Murgao Motorcycle Taxi Association wants the Murgao Municipal Council to stop the private vehicles doing business illegally. They say these private vehicles eat into their income.





04 Aug 2017

Opp parties 'unite to oppose' double railway track

Opposition parties AAP, NCP and the Congress have opposed the doubling of railway track from Hospet in Karnataka to Vasco.

03 Aug 2017

FC GOA signs new Moroccan International midfielder Ahmed Jahouh

FCGOA signs new Moroccan International 29-year-old midfielder Ahmed Jahouh. Ahmed will be doing his debut in the 4th edition of the Indian Super League with FCGOA.

02 Aug 2017

FIFA U-17 football tourney all set to begin in Oct

FIFA Under-17 Football Tournament Director of Local organizing committee Javier Ceppi has confirmed that all developmental work for the upcoming tournament has almost been completed.





02 Aug 2017

Vasco Ravindra Bhavan to pay musical tribute to Mohammad Rafi on Fri

Ravindra Bhavan in Vasco will be organizing its 3rd annual free musical show titled “Tum Mujhe Yu Bhula Na Paaooge” on Friday. The organizers will also pay a tribute to late singer Mohammed Rafi.

02 Aug 2017

New Vaddem finally gets an Outpost

A new police outpost was inaugurated at New Vaddem in Vasco on Wednesday.

01 Aug 2017

Vishwajit files nomination for By-polls from Valpoi

Health Minister Vishwajit Rane filed his nomination for the Valpoi by polls on Tuesday. He is likely to face Congress’s Roy Naik in the elections slated for August 23.





01 Aug 2017

No lights at Cortali junction, travelers suffer

The cortali high mast is not functioning. The streetlights too virtually never function. The result is that this highly travelled portion of the highway is almost always in darkness.

01 Aug 2017

Illegalities taking place at Colvale scrapyards

The Colvale panchayat has demanded an inspection of the illegal scraps as soon as possible.

31 Jul 2017

Saptah fair to continue till Thursday

This year the Saptah festival fair will continue til Thursday. This time the fair was conducted in a systematic manner compared to the chaos of last year.





31 Jul 2017

Youth enjoy Mini marathon held in Madgao

The third all Goa Intercollegiate and open mini marathon was held in Madgao on Monday.

31 Jul 2017

Salcette Truck Association wants either speed governors or GPS

The Salcete truck owners association ferrying ore for Goan mines has demanded that the government keep either GPS navigation or speed governors for mining trucks but not both.

31 Jul 2017

Catholic Union accuses BJP of using beef politics to target minorities

The All India Catholic Union alleged that the BJP’s beef politics was targeting Muslims, Dalits and agro economy.





29 Jul 2017

Navelcars demands immediate repairs of the dilapidated subway

Navelim villagers demanded that the subway at the Navelim centre be immediately repaired and put to use.

29 Jul 2017

Quelossim Panchayat struggling

The newly elected panchas from newly formed Quelossim Panchayat have been facing embarrassment.

29 Jul 2017

Fr. Agnel HHS wins the U17 Subroto Cup Taluka level

Fr. Angel Higher Secondary school wins the Under 17 taluka level title of Subroto Cup 2017.





29 Jul 2017

Truck Association wants either speed governors or GPS for mining trucks

Newly formed truck owners association involved with ferrying ore for Goan mines have demanded that the government keep either GPS navigation or speed governors for mining trucks but not both.

29 Jul 2017

4 arrested after Madgao brawl leads to death of 1

Four persons have been arrested including the son of one of the accused who died in connection with a brawl that took place at Calconda in Madgao on Monday.

28 Jul 2017

Luzinho thretanes to block national highway with 10K students

Navelim MLA Luizinho Faleiro has issued a threat over the bad condition of NH17 stretch.





28 Jul 2017

Madgao locals want civic body to stop dumping garbage at Maddel

Locals claim that Madgao Municipal Council is dumping its garbage at Maddel.

28 Jul 2017

Cricketer Shikha Pandey arrives home

Goan pride of Indian cricket team Shikha Pandey arrived home on Friday.

28 Jul 2017

New 108 ambulance for Madkai primary health Centre

new 108 ambulance was launched at the Madkai primary health centre on Friday.





27 Jul 2017

Charity Run to support free Cancer detection camps for Women

Over 2000 runners will participate in the third edition of Rotary Rain Run at SAG Stadium in Bambolim on Sunday.

27 Jul 2017

New ALS ambulance service in Fatorda

New advanced life-saving ambulance service will be launched in Madgao and other nearby areas from Thursday.

27 Jul 2017

Navelim road completely damaged, requires immediate repairs

The stretch of National Highway 17 in Naveli needs immediate attention.





27 Jul 2017

Musical workshop conducted in Madgao

The Antara Club organized a music workshop at Madgao on Wednesday. The workshop was conducted by musician Mahesh Kale.

26 Jul 2017

7 exit points at Madgao Rly station help the burglars

The area near the Madgao Railway Station has seen a spurt of robberies of late

26 Jul 2017

Two ferries not enough, say Madkai locals; demand one more

There are only two ferries on the Madkai-Cortalim crossing.





26 Jul 2017

Three involved in burglaries arrested at Madgao

Madgao Police arrested three persons involved in theft cases in and around Madgao city on Tuesday evening.

26 Jul 2017

SWR trying to help MPT and railway networking by converting single track to double

Mormugao Port Trust Chairman I Jeyakumar said that the doubling of railway tracks from Vasco to Hospet will benefit Goans more than MPT.

26 Jul 2017

Mauvin proposes new overbridge at New Vaddem

The old overbridge at New Vaddem is too narrow for heavy vehicles.





26 Jul 2017

Vasco police arrests person for gold robbery from store in Mapusa

The Vasco police arrested the person involved in robbing gold items from a Mapusa jewellery store within a day.

25 Jul 2017

AITUC supports farmers’ agitations and their demands

The All India Trade Union Congress members and Goa state Council of the communist Party of India held a rally in Panaji in support of farmers’ grievances.

25 Jul 2017

Sankhli locals march to Electricity office to draw attention to their problems

Residents of Varchi halli and Muzarwado in Sankhli marched to the electricity department office in the town on Tuesday.





25 Jul 2017

MMC In plans To Use Defence Property In Vasco

The Mormugao Municipal Council will seek assistance from Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar to defreeze land behind Vasco police station.

24 Jul 2017

3 burglaries in one night; 1 right behind Madgao police station

Three burglaries in one night, yes. 3! And out of these 3 one right in front of the nose of Margao Police. And the Margao Police are still clueless about the acts.

24 Jul 2017

657 leave for Hajj from Goa on Monday

A total of 657 pilgrims left for Hajj from Goa on Monday.





23 Jul 2017

FcGoa signs new players and retains two, however looses Romeo and other key players

Local boys Mandar Rao Dessai and Laxmikant Kattimani retained by FcGoa.

22 Jul 2017

Madgao police arrest two robbers within 48 hrs

Madgao police have arrested two robbers within 48 hours of the complaint. The two were arrested on Friday in connection with a robbery case at Madgao Railway Station.

22 Jul 2017

3 policemen caught drinking on duty in PCR Van at Madgao

Instead of police catching somebody from the public, this time locals in Margao caught policemen breaking law while on duty.





22 Jul 2017

Municipality & Panchayat join hands to keep away the garbage menace

The Madgao Municipal Council and Navelim Panchayat have decided to appoint a security guard at Navelim Ravanfond road where people used to dump garbage.

22 Jul 2017

1kg ganja seized by Vasco Police, accused arrested

In its four raids this year, Vasco police have seized around 8.5 kilograms of drugs in the town.

22 Jul 2017

Traffic violators fined in Madgao, RTO on toes issuing challans

Traffic violators have been issued challans.





21 Jul 2017

Madgao Ravindra Bhavan repair work to begin soon

The structure of Ravindra Bhavan in Madgao is in a complete bad condition.

21 Jul 2017

UK educational institutions beckon students from Goa

International education recruitment agencies have come down to Goa to invite students for further studies.

20 Jul 2017

Agro Office of Madgao needs immediate repairs

The Zonal Agriculture office in Madgao is in a completely bad condition: The roof is leaking forcing staff to ue umbrellas, water gets collected on the floor, office files get soggy.





20 Jul 2017

Tree falll in Vasco damages house in Vasco, people demand to cut old trees

A huge tree fell on a house at Driver hill in Vasco. Luckily, there was no major loss.

20 Jul 2017

Hill cutting for road widening at Chicalim threatens landslides

A portion of a hill has been excavated at Chicalim to widen NH17 A. But the loosened soil is on the verge of triggering landslides, thus endangering the lives of motorists.

20 Jul 2017

Authentic mushrooms hit the market, prices soar

The almi’s have hit the market and now available for public.





19 Jul 2017

Vaddem-kar in Vasco afraid of illness due to overflowing sewerage

The management of Mother of Merces High School and the Merces Vaddem locals in Vasco have demanded that the choked sewerage network be cleared.

19 Jul 2017

GSM starts youth wing in Sankhli

With a never say die spirit, Goa Suraksha Manch has started opening branches of its youth wing in every constituency. One such branch was opened in Sankhli on Tuesday.

19 Jul 2017

Madgao police arrest a suspect for damaging and burgling street stalls

The issue of street gaddas and stalls being burgled and damaged may have been solved.





18 Jul 2017

Churchill, Pavaskar want casino gaming rules changed, Cong opposes land-casinos

NCP MLA Churchill Alemao and MGP MLA Dipak Pavaskar have demanded that the rules of casino gaming be changed.

18 Jul 2017

Landslide awareness programme held in Vasco for students

Mormugao deputy Collector Mahadev Araundekar said that landslide awareness and mitigation program are important as students can play an important role in saving lives of locals.

18 Jul 2017

Two youths died on the spot in a road accident at Shantinagar in Vasco.

Two youths died on the spot in a road accident at Shantinagar, Vasco.





18 Jul 2017

Tree falls on a house in Siolim, causing severe damage

A huge mango tree got uprooted and fell on a house at Oxel in Siolim on early morning Tuesday.

18 Jul 2017

Farmers worried as scrapyard releases chemical in paddy field

Farmers of Chandrawaddo in Fatorda were agitated over the alleged release of chemical in the nearby paddy fields.

18 Jul 2017

Wendell writes a book on almost forgotten plight of adopted maids of yore

A book titled Poskem, Goans in the Shadows was launched on Monday. The book is written by fashion designer Wendell Rodricks and published by Om Books International.





17 Jul 2017

While explaining TDR policy, Vijai ‘promotes’ dowry!

Goa Forward leader and minister Vijai Sardesai was caught off guard while promoting dowry. Not directly, but indirectly.

17 Jul 2017

Goa’s 1st Grand Master Anurag Mhamal arrives in Goa

Goa’s 1st and India’s 48th Grand Master Anurag Mhamal arrived in Goa on Monday.

17 Jul 2017

Peace and Harmony Concert held in Madgao

The organizing committee of event in Magdao stated that this will be a non political event and is mainly aimed at celebrating UNITY HARMONY PEACE that has existed in Goa over the ages.





17 Jul 2017

15-year old Culvert collapses in Vasco

15 year old culvert at Daktolem in Vasco collapsed on Monday morning. Local councilor has assured that he will get a new temporary bridge within a week to avoid problems for the regular commuters.

16 Jul 2017

Cuncolim MLA Clafacio assures to solve the Paroda flood issue

Cuncolim MLA Clafacio Dias has assured the Paroda villagers that he will construct a new flyover or a bypass road for the commuters as the area gets flooded in monsoon.

16 Jul 2017

434th Anniversary of First war of Independence celebrated in Cuncoli

Cuncolim Chieftain Memorial Trust celebrated the 434th Anniversary of the first war of independence in Cuncolim on Saturday.





12 Jul 2017

MP Narendra Sawaikar says people should not be afraid of GST in Goa

South Goa MP Narendra Sawaikar has said that Goans should not panic over the implementation of Goods and Services Tax in the state.

12 Jul 2017

AAP protests over the bad condition of roads in Kudchade

Aam Aadmi party volunteers protested against the bad condition of roads in Kudchade. The volunteers came near Ambedkar Circle to register their protest.

12 Jul 2017

Mahamaya High School building inaugurated

The newly built Mahamaya High School building in Mayem was inaugurated on Tuesday. The School was inaugurated by Housing Minister Jayesh Salgaonkar.





12 Jul 2017

Volleyball Association members term Ponda meeting as unconstitutional

Section of the Goa Volleyball Association members have condemned the general body meeting held in Ponda recently terming the meeting as unconstitutional. The meeting conducted by Ex-president Irwin Soares apparently resolved to expel association general secretary Santosh Bandodkar.

11 Jul 2017

Science Express train arrives in Madgao for 3 days

The Science Express train arrived at Madgao Railway station on Tuesday.

11 Jul 2017

Mahila Bhajan Competition held in Sangolda

The all Goa Mahila Bhajan singing competition in association with Kala Academy was held in Sangolda.





11 Jul 2017

Digambar inspects Madgao roads, repairs to start soon

Madgao MLA Digambar Kamat carried out a inspection of the roads and junctions in Rawandfond and Aquem in Madgao on Tuesday.

11 Jul 2017

BJP Yuva morcha felicitates students and artists

The Bharatiya Janata Yuva morcha felicitated the students and the artists who have excelled in their field on Monday.

11 Jul 2017

Brazilian and English FIFA delegations visit Goa

Members from Brazil and England visited all four training grounds and the Nehru stadium in Fatorda to apprise themselves of the condition and facilities available for the FIFA U-17 World Club.





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.

10 Jul 2017

Calangute to go garbage-free in 6 months

Calangute MLA Michael Lobo has decided to make his constituency garbage free within the next six months.

10 Jul 2017

Vasco Saptha fair now only for 7 days

The Mormugao Municipal Council on Monday decided to keep Damodar Bhajani Saptha fair only for seven days.





10 Jul 2017

'Is electricity dept waiting for a mishap in Navelim?'

Is the Electricity department waiting for an untoward incident to occur in Navelim to wakeup and solve the electricity issue of the village?

10 Jul 2017

Tito Cardozo elected unopposed as the new VC of MMC

New elected Vice Chairperson of Madgao Municipal Council Tito Cardozo has promised that he will solve the market issue of Madgao as soon as possible.

07 Jul 2017

IFFI 2017: DFF invites entries for Indian Panorama

The 48th edition of the International Film Festival of The festival will be held from the 20th to the 28th of November in Go.





07 Jul 2017

Anti Torture Day observed in Madgao.

Everyone should help one another and avoid violation against human rights. Everyone should act and be matured in their actions.

07 Jul 2017

South Collector begins monthly meetings on law & order

South Goa Collector Swapnil Naik has said that new monthly meetings will be held with the Collectorates and other official bodies to discuss the law and order and other issues pertaining to the common man.

07 Jul 2017

68th Vanamahotsava Celebration held in the City

Panaji Mayor Surendra Furtado has appealed to the government to grant more funds to plant more trees.





04 Jul 2017

Desecration of shrines across religions continues in Salcete

The incidents of desecration of religious shrines are continuing in Salcete. It is now across the religions. This time it is one Hindu shrine and two more Christian shrines in Madgao and Curtorim.

04 Jul 2017

Old unsafe Vasco fire station will be reconstructed, work to start in a fortnight.

Demolition work of the Vasco fire station building is expected to start in a fortnight. the fire station was declared unsafe around two years ago.

04 Jul 2017

Murgao taluka will have a proper traffic management plan soon

Murgao taluka will have a proper traffic management plan soon. According to the Murgao Deputy Collector, All traffic related problems will be solved at the earliest.





03 Jul 2017

Rachol paddy fields cultivation, a community exercise.

The growing of the Rachol Seminary field at this particular time is a yearly affair and marks the opening of the seminaries scholastic day.

03 Jul 2017

Health Awareness programs organized in Margao.

People should go for early detection of vector borne diseases. People should alos take precautions and see that there is no water allowed to stagnate and also ensure that blood test are taken in case of any incidents of fever.

01 Jul 2017

Young to old vote across all panchayats

Less number of people came out to vote in the second phase of panchayat elections, but the enthusiasm among those who voted was across the age groups.





30 Jun 2017

Congress gives govt 8-day ultimatum to repair, clean Mapusa bus stand

Congress has given an eight day ultimatum to the BJP led government to repair Mapusa Bus stand’s potholed roads, clean garbage strewn all over and improve the facilities within the premises.

30 Jun 2017

A tree falls on a Shop, Luckily no casualties reported.

A tree fell on a shop in Kudchade on Thursday midnight night causing damages of around rupees 5 Lakh.

30 Jun 2017

Cuncolim Locals wants road side trees pruned, cut

Locals from Mallagenem in Cuncolim have raised serious concerns over the huge trees along the roadside and in the village.





28 Jun 2017

Amit Shah in Goa on 2 day visit from Sat

President of State unit of BJP Vinay Tendulkar has said that National BJP President Amit Shah will be arriving in Goa on Saturday on a two-day visit.

28 Jun 2017

Goa getting geared up for GST from 1 July

After a decade-long wait, India will finally implement the Goods and Services Tax from 1st of July. The GST will help remove tax barriers between states, creating a single market.

26 Jun 2017

Garbage of Madgao building dumped on Cuncolim roads

Cuncolim locals trapped and caught a hired truck dumping garbage in Cuncolim on Monday.





26 Jun 2017

International anti-drugs day observed

International day against Drugs and drug abuse was observed on Monday in the City.

26 Jun 2017

Cattle on the roads create blockades in Chinchinim

Fear is back again in minds of Dandewaddo locals due to cattle meandering on the street.

19 Jun 2017

3 Flats Robbed In Aquem Margao

3 flats at J. G Apartments in Aquem Margao were robbed on Sunday night.





19 Jun 2017

SGPDA to prepare fresh ODPs for Madgao and Ponda

Madgao and Ponda cities will now have new Outline Development Plans.

17 Jun 2017

Chartered Accountant publishes his memoirs

A book titled An Audit of My Life written by a leading Chartered Accountant Ganesh Daivajna was released at Ganesh Daivajna auditorium of Shree Damodar educational campus at Comba in Margao on Friday.

17 Jun 2017

Shawn Martins Declared as the new Calangute Sarpanch

Deputy Speaker and Calangute MLA Michael Lobo has declared Shawn Martins as the new Calangute Sarpanch .





15 Jun 2017

Cheif Minister to fund 80 crores on Bicholim Town development.

Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has said that he would spend 80 crore rupees to develop Bicholim town.

15 Jun 2017

Garabge dumped by Vasco Railway creates nuisance for school students

Mata Secondary School management along with students and Baina locals have raised serious concerns over the garbage dumped near the school by the Vasco railway authorities.

15 Jun 2017

Margao Police thanked by Villagers

The residents of Khareband in Madgao have praised inspector of Margao police station C L Patil for putting an end to the prostitution in their vicinity on Thursday.





14 Jun 2017

Dumped mud makes national highway slippery

Mud dumped besides the national highway 17 in Panzarconi is creating a nuisance to the commuters.

14 Jun 2017

Huge tree falls on a house in Aldona

A huge tree fell on a residential house in Aldona after heavy showers on Wednesday .

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

When KTC security guard acts 'inhuman' with helpless humans...

A cruel incident happened on Monday in the Mapusa Town. Security Guard at the the KTC Bus stand was hitting an epilepsy patient mercilessly instead of helping him.

10 Jun 2017

Nomination for 2nd phase on 20 June, panchayat poll on Sunday

State Election Commission has announced the schedule for the second phase of panchayat elections of 16 wards while Goa goes for polling of 186 panchayats on Sunday.





10 Jun 2017

MPT serves eviction notices to 30 pre-liberation houses, claiming land ownership

Mormugao Port Trust has served eviction notices to 30 houses.