15 Jan '19 20:21
Cong President Rahul Gandhi to visit Goa by Jan end, to address Ward & Booth Presidents, booth & ward committees to be finalised by 20 Jan. GPCC congratulates Goa Bishop Philip Neri Ferrao for being elected President of Conference of Catholic Bishops of India.
15 Jan '19 20:17
BJP's Calangute MLA Michael Lobo blames his own CM Parrikar for chaos in tourism industry, asks why no orders are issued till date to regulate tourists, also blames Tourism Minister Babu Azgaonkar.
15 Jan '19 18:47
After 1 year 9 months, Goa Govt appoints Dr Suresh Gundu Amonkar as new President of Goa Konkani Academy, takes charge. 3 members appointed are Kanta Gaude, Arun Sakhardande & Agnel D'Silva (Sankhli). Ex-President Madhav Borkar had resigned on 11 April '17.
15 Jan '19 18:24
Selaulim pipeline burst in Sanguem at Velipwada of Cotali village near Selaulim dam. Restricted water supply today & tomorrow to Salcete & Mormugao talukas. JAICA pipeline was laid down last year. Repair work started.
15 Jan '19 17:27
Goa Govt hikes petrol price by Rs 1.12 per litre by raising VAT from 13% to 15%. It's up from Rs 62.87 to 63.99. It was cheaper than diesel in Goa @Rs 63.58 per litre.