20 Apr '18 19:27
9th Goa Film Fest announced from 3 to 6 May. Screening 9 Konkani & 1 Marathi films. 21 Awards in Feature Film section: Best Film Rs 5 lakh, Second Rs 3 lakh, Best Director Rs 50 K, Second Rs 35 K, Individual awards Rs 25 K. Non-Feature: Best Fiction & Non-fiction Rs 1 lakh each.
20 Apr '18 19:08
Vasco police has arrested a 60-years- old from Telangana, in connection with the illegal adoption case. Meanwhile, Children’s Court has granted 6 days police custody to prime accused Venus Habib for confining minor girls at Baina-Vasco
20 Apr '18 16:44
Congress has accused some of BJP’s own members of trying to destabilise the coalition government. ‘If we wanted the power, we would have formed the government by now’ said Leader of Oppn, Babu Kavlekar. He was countering allegations levelled by BJP at its executive meet.
20 Apr '18 15:57
Panaji JMFC Court grants bail to Kenneth Silveira, Crime Branch on Wednesday had arrested Kenneth Silveira for spreading rumors about the health of CM Manohar Parrikar through Facebook post.
20 Apr '18 12:43
Social activists protest in Panaji against Kenneth Silveira's arrest & police custody for FB post about a rumour that CM Parrikar is no more. Meet DGP & argue that it's not a major crime. Also claim that DGP has assured them that Kenneth would be released.
19 Apr '18 21:19
CRZ draft rules: Centre proposes reduction of buffer zone from 100 to 50 mts along coastline. Asks for suggestions
19 Apr '18 18:31
BJP State Executive appoints new heads: Kisan Morcha President Shankar Chodankar, Yuva Morcha President Pramay Mainkar, South Goa Spokesperson Sharmad Raitukar, North BJP Secretaries Samir Volvoikar & Arun Naik, Minority Cell President Shaikh Jina & GS Shawn Martins.
19 Apr '18 17:28
In view of Sanquelim Muncipal poll on May 6th, Section 144 has been imposed in Bicholim Taluka. It prohibits all the Arms licence holders from carrying any type of arms, ammunition in any open place in entire Bicholim taluka with immediate effect till election process gets over
19 Apr '18 16:32
Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi writes to all Chief minister to make sure cases related to sexual offences against women & children are completed "as per the timelines of law" for speedy justice to the victims and their families.
18 Apr '18 22:48
Goa Police arrests Kenneth Silveira for putting a post on Facebook: "Just got news that Parrikar is no more". SP Kartik Kashyap confirms arrest under Sec 505 IPC for spreading rumour & creating panic. Kenneth contested Panaji by-poll in Aug '17 against Parrikar, polled 96 votes.
18 Apr '18 20:09
Goa Mahila Cong protest against increases cases of rape in India, including Asifa in Jammu, Unnao, Surat & now another in UP. Protestors allege that BJP Govts are going lenient on such crimes.
18 Apr '18 20:02
Tehelka ex-editor Tarun Tejpal withdraws 2 applications filed, 3rd to be heard by Mapusa court on 4 May, summoning experts from both sides to decide about clone mobile content. Tejpal already charged with rape by Mapusa court, SC hearing challenging the order on 24 April.
18 Apr '18 19:57
SGPDA extends deadline of Margao ODP by 15 more days for suggestions and objections. Deadline expired today. SGPDA Chairperson Dr Renuka D'Silva says it's decided as per the request of prominent citizens of Margao who showed flaws in the land use map.
18 Apr '18 19:52
High Court orders radiological examination of Fr Bismarque's body as further autopsy not possible of the 3-year old dead body lying in the GMC morgue. Findings of the report will decide if police would be told to reinvestigate the closed case of his death in November 2015.