Clinton Dsouza

18 May 2018

NT to take on Tarun Bharat in finals of media tourney

Navhind Publications made their way into the finals of the InterMedia Football Tournament on Thursday.

18 May 2018

Balotsav organized at Bal Bhavan

Social Welfare Minister Pundurang Madkaikar said that every child is born with some talent or the other.

18 May 2018

Parking ghotala in Mapusa: AAP up in arms

Parking in cities and other places in Goa is a nightmare.





17 May 2018

Inter-media football semi's on Friday

The day 2 of inter media football tournament saw lots of excitement and tension including one game that was decided on a toss.

16 May 2018

Vasco: Breakthrough in 28 lakh burglary case

Vasco police have cracked burglary case worth 28 lakhs. The Vasco Police arrested one person who allegedly robbed money from ATMs & offices.

15 May 2018

Special program for govt employees on Revolution Day

On Goa Revolution Day, the Sarkari Karmachari Saunskruti Manch Goa will be organizing various programs and competition for government employees.





15 May 2018

Polln control inspects Gudi Paroda after complaints of dust pollution

Locals up in arms over dust pollution in Gudi Paroda.This pollution is generated due to stone crushing in the area.

15 May 2018

Dempo SC organized Grassroots festival on AFC Grassroot day

Dempo Sports Club celebrated AFC Grassroots Day for their U-12 boys at their academy complex at Ella in Old Goa.

15 May 2018

Dempo SC organized Grassroots festival on AFC Grassroot day

Dempo Sports Club celebrated AFC Grassroots Day for their U-12 boys at their academy complex at Ella in Old Goa.





15 May 2018

BMC denies Teli allegations; says resignation won’t affect council

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday dismissed the allegations made by the ex-councillor Kamlakar Teli on Monday

14 May 2018

WISL workers refuse to leave premises till dues are settled

The workers union of Western Indian Shipyard Limited has threatened not to leave the WISL premises until their pending dues are settled.

14 May 2018

This Sattari’s village still lives in the dark

Vainguinim Village in Sattari is still devoid of some basic facilities. No proper electricity and no road connectivity, the village situated in the Mhadei wildlife sanctuary has a population of 50 individuals that are totally disconnected from the rest of the settlements.





05 May 2018

Dempo SC thrash Vasco SC 6-1, Naveen scores hat trick

Dempo SC thrashed Vasco SC 6-1 in the match 5 of the Goa Sevens Premier League, organised by Goa Sevens and Ambelim Sports Club in association with Goa Football Association at Ambelim Sports Complex.

04 May 2018

Girish takes charge as Goa Congress president

AICC secretary and Goa desk incharge A Chellakumar tore into the BJP led government at the Centre alleging that the misrule and non-governance of BJP governments at both state and centre there are a lot of public issues and challenges.

04 May 2018

Cansaulim villagers hold protest march against 7 star hotel

Cansaulim villagers held a rally on Friday against the Cansaulim panchayat protesting against the panchayat’s granting of a construction licence to a 7 star hotel project.





03 May 2018

Angry Chandor locals gherao PWD officials

Locals from Chandor have raised serious concerns towards the State Highway 8 passing through the village.

02 May 2018

Goa Police arrest 3 in 3.5 crore Rs Gujarat robbery

Quepem Police arrested 3 suspects involved in a 3.5 crore rupees robbery case in Gujarat.

02 May 2018

9th State Film Festival 2018 in capital from Thurs

The 9th Goa State Film festival 2018 will begin on Thursday in the Capital City





01 May 2018

GTUC attacks Govt on unemployment

Goa trade Union Confederation pointed alleged that the Government has failed to provide employment to the Goan youth.

01 May 2018

May Day: AITUC protests against retrenchments by Mining Co.

May Day was observed on Tuesday. This year All India Trade Union Congress has thrown its weight behind sacked mining workers and unemployed Goans.

30 Apr 2018

Madgaon: Man held with drugs worth Rs 6 lac.

Madgaon police arrested a man named Faizan Sayeed with more than 2 kg illegal drugs all worth 6 lakh rupees.The arrest was made on Monday evening at Moti Dongor in Madgaon.





30 Apr 2018

Fun Fiesta 2018 in Cuncolim

Fun Fiesta 2018 four day summer camp was inaugurated was organized at Cuncolim on Monday.

30 Apr 2018

GSUDA raises concerns over mixed waste being collected in Vasco

Goa State Urban Development Agency on Monday raised concerns over the increasing mixed waste that was being dumped at the Headland Sada plant on daily basis.

30 Apr 2018

May 1st rally: AITUC to protest against retrenchments by Mining Cos.

This time for the May 1st rally, the All India Trade Union Congress has thrown its weight behind sacked mining workers and unemployed Goans.





29 Apr 2018

Quellosim decides not to give NOC for Mini india project

Quellosim gram sabha held on Sunday passed resolution not to give NOC to Mini India project and has also demanded that industries based at Verna industrial estate to provide employment to the youth of Quellosim.

27 Apr 2018

Goa celebrates Startup & Innovation day

The Startup and Innovation Day is being celebrated by The Goa Start-Up and Promotion Cell.

27 Apr 2018

Dues recovery: MMC to act tough with govt depts

Government departments owe the Murmugao Municipality around 1.34 crore rupees in rent.





27 Apr 2018

Dues recovery: MMC to act tough with govt depts

Government departments owe the Murmugao Municipality around 1.34 crore rupees in rent.

27 Apr 2018

Vasco vendors demand renovated fish market

Vasco fish vendors have demanded renovation for the municipality fish market.

26 Apr 2018

Dempo SC look forward to final phase of U-13 Youth League

The 23 members Dempo Sports Club U-13 team will leave for Kolkata tomorrow to participate in the final phase of the U-13 Youth League.





26 Apr 2018

Dempo SC look forward to final phase of U-13 Youth League

The 23 members Dempo Sports Club U-13 team will leave for Kolkata tomorrow to participate in the final phase of the U-13 Youth League.

26 Apr 2018

India clubbed with Iran, Vietnam and Indonesia in AFC U16

The official draw for the AFC U-16 Championship Finals scheduled to be held in Malaysia in September 2018 Championship was held at the AFC headquarters on Thursday.

26 Apr 2018

Football summer camp in Chinchinni

Love of Football runs in every Goans blood, right for the elderly to kids.





25 Apr 2018

Quepem: 500 mtrs away from police station 5 shops looted

It seems like a well-planned operation. 5 shops were burgled in the heart of Quepem town on Tuesday night.

25 Apr 2018

Steps towards making Goa plastic free

With a hope to eradicate plastic completely from the Mormugao, a women self-help group distributed at least 5000 cloth bags to market vendors.

24 Apr 2018

Goa Sevens Premier League from April 28 to May 17

The Goa Sevens Premier League announced the Sevens Women’s Festival from April 28 to May 17 to be held at the Ambelim Sports Complex.





24 Apr 2018

No toilets on Colva beach; locals up in arms

Colva beach is a major tourist destination.

23 Apr 2018

Santa Cruz boys win Volleyball Tournament

KK boys of Santa Cruz emerged the champions of All India Invitational Volleyball tournament on Sunday. They defeated Mangalore Spikers.

23 Apr 2018

‘No work without pay,’ workers set deadline to PWD

PWD workers have alleged that for last seven month the state government has failed to provide salaries to all the contract workers who have been working in different sections of PWD Vasco division office, including sewage and water supply.





20 Apr 2018

Relish Goan fruits at Konkan fruit fest

The annual Konkan Fruit Fest has begun. The festival has importance because it just doesn’t display fruits that are readily available in the market but promotes some varieties that are grown only in Goa and are rarely found.

18 Apr 2018

Vasco's congested & under-staffed RTO office

For many, it may seem like a trivial issue but it’s only those who work or have been there understand the pain.

18 Apr 2018

Strict action against miscreants at GEC: Principal

The Principal and management of the Goa Engineering College in Ponda, has decided to go strict on the miscreants who often create nuisance at the college premises





18 Apr 2018

Students at risk in Orlim Anganwadi

Parents of kids studying in Orlim Anganwadi are complaining.

17 Apr 2018

Dempo SC defeats SCC Cavelossim 4-0

Dempo Sports Club defeated SCC Cavelossim 4-2 in the Goa Football Association's Goa Professional League

17 Apr 2018

Panaji traders oppose hike in annual fees

Traders and hoteliers of Panaji have demanded that the CCP should not hike their fees and trade licenses should be issued for longer duration





17 Apr 2018

After Quepem, Candolim up in arms over erratic power supply

After Quepem in the South, now it’s in Candolim villagers turn to protest against erratic power supply.

17 Apr 2018

Milagres Feast; Its significance to Catholics and Hindus in Goa

Thousands of people from different walks of life attended the feast of Our Lady of Milagres at Jerome’s Church in Mapusa with traditional fervor on Monday.

17 Apr 2018

After Quepem, Candolim up in arms over erratic power supply

After Quepem in the South, now it’s in Candolim villagers turn to protest against erratic power supply.





17 Apr 2018

Unclaimed liquor seized at Vasco railway station

Vasco Railway Police and Vasco Excise seized 38 liquor bottles, each bottle is worth 5,695 rupees.

16 Apr 2018

Students at risk due to heavy vehicles at MES College

The villagers of Sancaole obstructed all the heavy vehicles passing through the village, forcing the police to intervene and disperse the crowd.

16 Apr 2018

Road mishap at Farmagudi, bike rider dies

Another road mishap claims one more life. On Sunday night a car and a bike collided at Farmagudi in Ponda. The bike rider died on the spot.





16 Apr 2018

BJP wants withdrawal of fire extinguisher compulsion

A BJP delegation along with some traders on Monday submitted a memorandum to the Chief Secretary Dharmendra Sharma demanding to withdraw the recent order issued by the North Goa Collector.

15 Apr 2018

Talks on safety in schools held once again

Are you worried about your child's safety in school? Mormugao Municipal Council takes up the matter. READ ON

14 Apr 2018

National Fire Service Day observed

National Fire Service Day was observed by the Directorate of Fire and Emergency Services in the Capital city on Saturday.





14 Apr 2018

Protests against NH17 in Cuncolim intensifies

Locals from Cuncolim are up in arms and have protested against the alternative alignment of NH17 that is passing through the villages of Veroda, Belatemni in Cuncolim.

14 Apr 2018

Remove ‘marriage’ clause from Ladli Laxmi: Mahila Congress

Goa Pradesh Mahila Congress Committee has demanded the removal of the 'marriage' clause from the Ladli Laxmi scheme alleging there has been an increase in harassment cases in the state because of the scheme.

14 Apr 2018

Agriculture & Tourism an alternative to mining: Vijai

TCP minister Vijai Sardessai has urged the mining dependents not to lose hope instead opt for an alternative source of income like Agriculture or tourism.





14 Apr 2018

‘Let us sleep,’ appeal Mundvel locals to GSL

The residents of Mundvel near Goa shipyard Limited has raised an objection over construction of new building by Goa Shipyard Limited.

13 Apr 2018

'Support for Ryan' movement gains momentum, gathering on Sunday

‘Justice for Ryan’ is gaining momentum. Siolikar’s are set to hold a public meeting on Sunday to seek justice for local boy Ryan D’Souza who has been jailed for 500 years in UAE.

13 Apr 2018

Breakthrough in Vasco Kidnap case, one held

Vasco Police arrested one person involved in the kidnapping case of a minor on Friday.





12 Apr 2018

Reality check: This is where some of our cops stay!

The police family quarters located at Chicalim and Bogda are in a dilapidated state yet the conditions were ignored for all these years.

12 Apr 2018

Make a difference with football. Here’s the story

Dempo Sports Club organised their second Grassroots community programme for children affected with HIV in Cavelossim community care centre.

12 Apr 2018

Awareness drive on COTPA Act among Govt workers

A day workshop was held in Margao to make the government employees aware of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act, 2003.





12 Apr 2018

Carmona students carry out garbage collection drive

'Say no to plastic and save the world, let’s make the world plastic free'. With this motive, the Carmona villager along with school children organised a garbage collection drive to highlight the importance of keeping their village clean.

11 Apr 2018

Siolkars get agitated as their villager jailed in Dubai for 500 years

Siolikars are up in arms because one of their young villagers – 27 year old Ryan D’Souza, has been sentenced for 500 years by Dubai court.

11 Apr 2018

Salcete truck owners want insurance, road tax waiver

Salcete truck owners want their truck road tax and insurance to be waived. They say that as the mining industry has shut down they have no business so cannot pay the taxes





10 Apr 2018

Forest all around, but Valpoi villages cry for drinking water!

Locals from Hivrem Khurda and Mauxi in Valpoi do not have water for the past last one month. Locals say that they are left high and dry due to this erratic water supply.

10 Apr 2018

Opposition slams ruling council of Mormugao over dev issues

Mormugao municipal council Opposition Councillors on Tuesday slammed the ruling council alleging that the ruling council failed to carry out any sort of development in port city, despite making tall promises.

10 Apr 2018

30% of Goans die due to heart diseases: Vijai

Goa Forward minister Vijai Sardessai has said that Goans are prone to heart related diseases and at least 30 per cent of deaths in Goa are because of this.





09 Apr 2018

Calangute police bust sex racket, arrest 2, rescue 5

Prostitution seems to be happening in a major way on the tourist driven coastal belt.

09 Apr 2018

Curchorem police recover mobiles, bike, seize drugs

Curchorem Police solved a robbery within 8 hours.

06 Apr 2018

Cardiac-care ambulance launched in Margao

Health Minister Vishwajit Rane has assured to give priority in completing the under-construction District Hospital in Margao.





06 Apr 2018

Police crackdown on drunken driving

Special drives against drunken driving are being conducted at various locations throughout the State in a bid to curtail menace of drunken driving. Goa has among the highest accident rates in the country.

06 Apr 2018

Danielle McLaughlin rape, murder: New evidence presented

The rape and murder of 28 year old Danielle McLaughlin had hit the headlines some time back.

05 Apr 2018

House under fire, property worth 12 lacs in flames

A house was gutted in fire at Kaswada, Talavlim in Ponda in the wee hours of Thursday.





04 Apr 2018

Water tank in bad shape: Deussuasa locals

Locals from Deussusa in Chinchinni are upset over the pathetic state of their water tank.

04 Apr 2018

10 crores expenditure to maintain Ravindra Bhavan

Art and Culture Minister Govind Gaude on Wednesday said that repairs and maintenance of All Ravindra Bhavans across Goa would cost Rs.10 crore.

04 Apr 2018

Old Margao Bus Stand to get facelift

Finally, the Old Bus Stand in Margao to get a facelift.





03 Apr 2018

Rival politicians delayed many projects in Ponda: Radhika

Ponda Municipal Council Chairperson Radhika Nayak said too much politics by rival politicians delayed most of the developmental projects in Ponda town for two years.

03 Apr 2018

Sonsodo garbage treatment plant breaks down, locals get furious

The Sonsodo garbage treatment plant is not functioning properly.

03 Apr 2018

State Badminton Ass gets Rs 5 lakh from parent body

In order to promote the game, Badminton Association of India has given a grant of 5 lakh rupees to the state badminton association.





03 Apr 2018

And So, Goa gets a new design atelier

Goa’s brand new design atelier for locals and visiting tourist was launched in Porvorim on Monday.

02 Apr 2018

Viswajeet opens facilitation centre for Maha patients at GMC

A facilitation centre was launched by the Health Minister Vishwajeet Rane at the Goa Medical College for the benefits of people from Sindhudurg, Maharashtra.

02 Apr 2018

'Will throw ore into sea,' Barge owners reiterate threat

Goa Barge Owners Association has reiterated their threat to throw the iron ore loaded in their barges into the sea in the sea if no solution is found immediately.





02 Apr 2018

Updrade Madgaon Women’s cell: AAP

Madgaon women’s cell has just one room and without the facility of special room for counseling the women, Aadmi Party’s women’s wing has submitted memorandum to the South Goa SP bringing the issue to the notice. They demand the upgradation of Women Cell.

02 Apr 2018

World Autism Awareness Day observed

The Autism Awareness Day was observed on Monday. A Rally to create awareness was held in Margao. Here’s more

29 Mar 2018

FC GOA confident to win Super Cup

FC GOA is confident to give their best and win the Super Cup title. FCGOA will battle against ATK on Tuesday for the Super Cup title.





28 Mar 2018

Fish folks concerned over polluted Baina beach

Baina fisher folks, environmental and social activists from Vasco have criticized Gammon India officials and the PWD for releasing piling slurry and sewerage into Baina beach.

28 Mar 2018

Sopo contract to be extended by 1 month: Margao municipality

Margao municipal council on Wednesday resolved to extend by one month the contract of the existing sopo contractor before starting the process of floating a new tender.

28 Mar 2018

Missing man found dead in Siolim

A body was found in Chapora River at Rai in Siolim.





27 Mar 2018

AAP files CBI complaint, writes to PM on CDM Smith bribery case

Aaam Aadmi Party state unit has lodged a complaint with the CBI on the CDM Smith 25,000 US dollar corruption case.

25 Mar 2018

No CCTVs, No guards, bus-stand open for robbers

Another burglary case was reported at KTC bustand in Cuncoli on Saturday night.

25 Mar 2018

Target of 70,000 toilets until October but here's the reality check

At a time when Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has promised to build 70,000 toilets under open defecation free plan by October 2018, here is the story that may want the government to do a ground reality check.





25 Mar 2018

Who is behind the illegal constructions at Dharmapur?

Locals raised objection towards illegal house construction on a hill at Dramapur.

24 Mar 2018

Residents of Bogdo will finally have a wall after 20 years

Since the last two decades, the occupants of about two hundred houses located at Tariwado cliff in Bogda Mormugao were facing the threat of landslides.

24 Mar 2018

Airport taxi may be inaccessible on Monday

Dabolim airport may witness high voltage drama on Monday over the issue of new car rental counter.





23 Mar 2018

Now avail benefits from 'Community Farming'

Agriculture Ministry has launched community farming scheme on a pilot basis. Now 10,000sq mts of continuous land, single or collective can avail 90% benefits. This scheme aims at promoting community cultivation.

23 Mar 2018

I will support fishermen: Palyekar

Fisheries Minister Vinod Palyekar on Friday said that if the central government tries to go against the wishes of the traditional fishing community, then he will support fishermen.

23 Mar 2018

Drug menace: Colva police to upgrade beach patrolling

Another man is been caught with drugs in Colva, with increasing number of cases Colva Police has informed that they will be increasing the police patrolling at the beaches.





23 Mar 2018

Cuncolim: Busy junction, schools around and there’s no police

Residents of Cuncolim have raised serious concerns over the traffic congestion at the main junction.

21 Mar 2018

MPT to import ore from east coast of USA for Karnataka steel plants

The Supreme Court ban on mining will severely affect the exports of iron ore from the Mormugao Port Trust.

21 Mar 2018

Zarme villagers demand proper water supply

To fetch a bucket full of water is an achievement in this village. No, we aren’t referring to any village in the desert but in Goa.





20 Mar 2018

Cashew plantation gutted in fire

A cashew plantation was gutted by fire at Mayem On Tuesday afternoon

20 Mar 2018

Mormugao civic body seals shops without trade licences

: Mormugao Municipal Council has begun a crackdown on the commercial establishments that operate without valid trade licence.

19 Mar 2018

Navelikars stop illegal construction in the field

Locals from Navelim stopped the work of illegal construction in a paddy field. Panchayat officials and police were also present when locals acted.





19 Mar 2018

Tourists stranded, flights missed: Tale of the other side

While the protesters managed to block the access point to Panaji. Here is the story of what happened on the other side of the river.

17 Mar 2018

Pressure tactics on, stage set for big anti-ban protest

Goa Barge owners association has extended support to all Goa bandh against Mining ban on March 19th by blocking Mandovi river channel with barges.

17 Mar 2018

‘Shift venue to Vasco’ memorandum submitted

A section of Vasco citizens has opposed to the venue that is planned for the environmental public hearing.





16 Mar 2018

PWD clears Shivaji statue at Usgao; locals express angst

The statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj installed at Tisk in Usgao Junction by unknown persons was removed on Friday morning by the PWD with police protection.

16 Mar 2018

West Zone Kabaddi league in May

All Goa Kabaddi Association will be organizing a West Zone, Kabaddi league in May. Here’s more

16 Mar 2018

Tribal sports festival kickstarts

Sports in Goa is not just something that one does or loves but is a religion for the Goans





15 Mar 2018

Is state prepared for rains?

After suddenly unexpected showers in the state, South Goa Collector along with other officials from various departments met to discuss and plan pre-monsoon works and disaster management issues.

12 Mar 2018

This building is a danger zone!

Almost scary as a ghost house, a dilapidated building in Vasco has become a cause of concern for the citizens.

12 Mar 2018

Chinchini locals want Panchayat ghar

Locals from Chinchini have raised serious concerns over the present panchayat premises, They demand a proper infrastructure for the panchayat and a market complex. The existing panchayat ghar is in a poor condition.





10 Mar 2018

2 booked in Halwai attack case

The Vasco police on Saturday booked two unknown persons in Munnalal Halwai attack & threaten case.

10 Mar 2018

Truckers pose danger to our lives: Daboli Locals

The residents of Dabolim and Vidhyanagar have raised serious concerns over rash driving on the internal roads which connects Cortalim highway and MES College.

09 Mar 2018

FC Goa, Chennaiyin square up for Sat semis clash

There is very little to separate the two teams as FC Goa host Chennaiyin FC in the second semi-final of the Hero Indian Super League at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Goa, on Saturday.





08 Mar 2018

Barge owners want extension of debt relief scheme

The Goa bar owners association has written to the Urban Development minister demanding the further extension of debt relief scheme by the state government.

06 Mar 2018

State administration decides to open median at Daboli

The authorities have decided to construct a roundabout near Vales House in Dabolim.

06 Mar 2018

Trucker driver dies of cardiac attack while driving

In a tragic incident on Tuesday afternoon, a truck driver died in his vehicle of cardiac arrest on Khandepar Bridge.





05 Mar 2018

Do you know Namazgarh, Lamgao? Explore the unexplored

Goa tourism isn’t just about beaches, casinos and clubs but it could be part of Goan history too. Here’s one story about two deserted places that has potential to be next tourism destinations.

03 Mar 2018

Eat fresh to stay fresh and healthy, says Dr. Jacob

India has among the highest number of people with diabetes and cardiac related diseases.

03 Mar 2018

Faulty administration have forced them to live with stink

Residents from Prabhudessai Tarang Co-operative housing colony and nearby areas have raised serious concerns over the sewage drain water spilling over.





01 Mar 2018

Same candidates for Lok Sabha: BJP

BJP state unit president Vinay tendulker said that the same candidates will fight the upcoming Lok sabha elections slated for 2019. Here’s more to the story.

01 Mar 2018

Valpoi: Shivaji statue row refuses to die down

The Shiv Premi Nagrik said that they would close Valpoi down on Saturday in case the statue of Shivaji was not reinstalled. Early on Thursday morning the municipality removed the statue from the Hathwada junction.

01 Mar 2018

Goa inch closer to playoff; demolish ATK at Fatorda

FC Goa scored a thumping 5-1 victory against defending champions ATK at Goa’s Fatorda Stadium.





01 Mar 2018

Intra govt rumbles: Now Panchayat minister opposes TCP minister on ODP

The Panchayat Minister has opposed the decision of the TCP minister to scrap Outline Development Plan (ODP) for Vasco, raising eyebrows in the state.

01 Mar 2018

Panchayat minister promises counter for airport taxis

State government has decided to utilise the open area adjacent to Rajhans Theater and another communidade property near Assoi Dongri as additional parking facility for the Dabolim International airport.

27 Feb 2018

Scenario may change on field, game with Kolkata crucial; Lobera

As defending champions ATK face FC Goa at Hero Indian Super League playoff on Wednesday, the Gaurs are riding high on last victory.





25 Feb 2018

Step one of teaching entrepreneurial skills

Entrepreneurial skills are still yet to be a centre focus of our academic studies but here's one such initiative by the Government High School in Pissurlem, Sattari.

24 Feb 2018

Man murdered in Xelvon, accused son on the run

A family dispute over property turns ends up in murder. A 44-year-old man was murdered in Xelvon, Curchorem. Wife and son are alleged to have a link with the murder. While the son is on the run, wife faces arrest.

23 Feb 2018

More Ganja seized in Vasco

Another case of Ganja seizure was reported in Vasco on Friday. The Vasco Police arrested a person with Ganja worth 15000 rupees.





22 Feb 2018

Political reactions to Budget 2018-19

The budget was short, barely 5-6 minutes and the discussion is slated for a later date.

21 Feb 2018

2 more arrested in Vasco for selling drugs

Drugs. This word is heard everywhere across the state today.

21 Feb 2018

Unknown person erect Shivaji Statue overnight at Tisk Usgao

Now, there is a new controversy over a statue. But of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.





20 Feb 2018

Goa to run taxis on Kadamba app

Instead of Ola or Uber, Goa’s own Kadamba Transport Corporation has decided to float its app-based taxi service.

19 Feb 2018

Shivaji Jayanti celebrated across state

Shivaji Jayanti was celebrated across the state. On this occasion, Health minister Vishwajit Rane unveiled 12 feet tall statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in his constituency Valpoi.

19 Feb 2018

Surla farmers set 5-day deadline for compensation

Surla farmers have set 5-day deadline to the government to resolve their issue. They have seen demanding compensation from the mining companies for damages in their fields





19 Feb 2018

Vasco: 4 houses in gutted in fire

Major fire broke out at driver hill Mangor in Vasco. Four houses were gutted in the fire. Here’s the entire story.

19 Feb 2018

Shivaji Jayanti celebrated across state

Shivaji Jayanti was celebrated across the state. On this occasion, Health minister Vishwajit Rane unveiled 12 feet tall statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in his constituency Valpoi.

16 Feb 2018

Goa's 3 dramas selected for Theatre Olympics

Three dramas from Goa have been selected for Theatre Olympics. It includes two dramas and one tiatr. Including one Sankrut drama





14 Feb 2018

Bank A/cs 'debited' through unauthorised ATM transactions

Some Vascoites were shocked to see their bank accounts were 'debited' through ATM transactions. Complaints have been lodged with the Vasco police on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

14 Feb 2018

FC Goa, Chennaiyin FC locked in do or die battle

FC Goa’s slick possession-based football especially while attacking had made them one of the hot favourites in the Hero Indian Super League.

14 Feb 2018

AAP objects to disrespecting Dr Jack Sequeira, but not on statue issue

Now, this is a different controversy over Dr Jack Sequeira’s statue.





13 Feb 2018

Horticulture Corp is cheating, allege Goan farmers

Goa Horticulture Corporation is buying vegetables and items like flowers at a cheaper rate from Belgaum, alleged local farmers in a memorandum submitted to Agriculture Minister Vijai Sardessai on Monday.

12 Feb 2018

Locals of Quelossim upset

Tension prevailed in Quelossim village on Monday as villagers were upset with Archives and Archaeology department officials after they demolished a portion of the concrete plinth in front of the ruins of Shree Shantadurga temple. The locals think they should have been consulted.

12 Feb 2018

Watch: Margao Carnival Parade

Viva Carnival wave reached Margao on Sunday. Many innovative floats were seen during the Carnival Parade in Margao on Sunday evening. Nearly 87 floats participated in the Carnival parade.





09 Feb 2018

Govt to install point of sale machines at all fair price shops

The Civil Supplies Minister has said that Civil Supply Department will install point of sale machines at all the 446 fair price shops in the state.

08 Feb 2018

CM predicts mining restart in 6 months, Speaker says but it won’t be the same

There is a speculation that it could take three to five years for the mining to start again in Goa. But chief minister Manohar Parrikar claims it would start in 6 months.

06 Feb 2018

Woman locked up in a dark room for 25 years; rescued

In a shocking incident, a 45-year-old woman – a BA graduate no less - was locked up in a dark room for 25 years till she was rescued by police. She was locked up by her own family because she was mentally unsound.





06 Feb 2018

Madgao CO runs away from market vendors

Vendors from the Indira Gandhi market stormed the municipality building in a bid to submit a memorandum to the Margao Chief officer Jhonson Fernandes on Tuesday.

06 Feb 2018

MPT employees out on streets in support of coal transport

Mormugao Port employees came out on the streets on Tuesday demanding that Goa State Pollution Control Board renew the consent to operate for coal transportation at berth No 5A & 6A.

05 Feb 2018

High-flying Churchill Impose A Threat To Aizawl

Churchill Brothers surprised everyone by beating Minerva Punjab FC who were looking invincible. They will now face defending champions Aizawl FC at the Tilak Maidan in Goa on Tuesday at 5.30 in the evening.





05 Feb 2018

Chopped up body found on road said at Margao

An unidentified body chopped in pieces was found stuffed in a plastic bag at Dharmapur in Margao on Monday.

05 Feb 2018

Locals want traffic lights at Sancoale’s MES Junction

They want a speed breaker or traffic signals at Sancoale’s MES Junction to be solved. Locals say that the MES Junction is a death trap for both commuters and pedestrians and want the issue sorted out.

05 Feb 2018

8 lakhs gold stolen in daring daylight robbery

8 lakh worth gold was stolen from the house of Deborah Dais in Deusa, Cuncoli. Robbers entered from front door, located the key to cupboard and made away with gold ornaments.





03 Feb 2018

Mountain marathon at Bori on 18 Feb

Let’s run for a cause and let’s get fit. The Friends group of Bori Charitable trust will be organizing a mountain marathon on the 18th of February.

03 Feb 2018

Fisherfolks upset with MPT over lack of infrastructure

Fisherfolk community at Khariwado have criticised Mormugao Port Trust for failing to upgrade infrastructure for the local community.

03 Feb 2018

Ponda Police arrest Bihar youth for possession of Ganja

Yet another seizure of Ganja. And this time it’s in Marcel. Ponda police seized ganja all worth 50000 rupees on Saturday.





02 Feb 2018

Cuncoli Church Feast celebrated

Our lady of Health feast was celebrated in Cuncoli on Friday. The specialty of this feast is that devotees offer marigold garlands while petitioning a request or after the fulfillment of a vow.

02 Feb 2018

Congress opposes Din Dayal Upadhay's photo on Govt forms

Congress criticized the BJP led government’s act of publishing a monogram of Din Dayal Upadhay on the directorate of mines forms.

02 Feb 2018

Locals block Margao road after drilling breaks water pipeline

Agitated locals blocked the Rawanfond to Aquem power house road on Friday protesting a telecom company’s damaging their water pipeline.





01 Feb 2018

Cheap ‘official’ coconuts for Goenkars

On 26th January, Agriculture Minister Vijai Sardessai had announced that from February 1st, coconuts will be available at Rs 20/- at all horticulture kiosks per family on the LPG cards.

01 Feb 2018

Goa Bizfest 2018 to kick off on Feb 8th

Leading speakers from across the World will address this three-day business extravaganza. Goa Bizfest 2018 will kick off at the Shyama Prasad Mukherji Stadium at Bambolim on the 8th of February.

31 Jan 2018

MMC wants to shift ammonia tanks outside Vasco city

Mormugao Municipal Council unanimously resolved to shift the ammonia tanks outside Vasco city.





30 Jan 2018

Non functioning street lights irks Ugem residents

Locals from Ugem in Sanguem have raised serious concerns over the non-functioning of street lights. They have alleged that the concern authorities have turned a blind eye to their plea.

30 Jan 2018

MMC meet fails as crucial ammonia file goes missing

The Port town of Vasco was recently hit by an ammonia leak. Fortunately, there were no casualties.

29 Jan 2018

Finally multilevel parking for Margao

Will the multilevel car parking in Margao start sooner or will it be delayed for some more time.





29 Jan 2018

Mapusa colony facing water shortage for over a month

Imagine no drinking water for last one month. Yes, Dangui Colony in Duler has had no proper water supply for last one month.

29 Jan 2018

Ramponkars no to fishing jetty at Vasco bay

Ramponkars have strongly objected to the proposed fishing jetty at the Vasco Bay.

25 Jan 2018

30 Sports personnel awarded Kerkar State Sports Awards

30 sports personnel awarded the prestigious Kerkar State Sports Awards





25 Jan 2018

Squatter menace in Margao garden

Illegal migrants staying at the municipal garden is causing a lot of inconvience to the people visiting the garden.

24 Jan 2018

MMC demands MPT to stop ammonia tankers in Vasco

In a major decision the Mormugao Municipal Council has demanded that Mormugao Port Trust must stop all transportation of ammonia and phosphorus through Vasco city area.

24 Jan 2018

Mining truck owner assn threaten agitation

Mining truck owners association Aquem stopped mining trucks at Caurem to protest against usage of Maharashtra trucks leading to traffic congestion.





23 Jan 2018

Betalbati murder: Accused arrested

Colva police has arrested alleged accused of Baptist D’Costa who was murdered on Sunday.

23 Jan 2018

Panaji now gets brand new Gymkhana

Long pending dream and aspirations of sports enthusiast is fulfilled with All new Sports complex of Panjim Gymkhana and will go a long in nurturing young sporting talent in Goa.

22 Jan 2018

Why amendment to registration act on NRI sale deeds delayed?: Cong

The Congress has alleged that the govt is dragging its feet on its promised amendment of the Indian Registration Act that would make NRIs presence compulsory for sale deeds, gift deeds, and partition deeds.





22 Jan 2018

Man found dead in Betalbati, mystery over death

The Madgaon police has a murder mystery to solve. A dead body was found on the shores of Betalbati beach on Sunday evening. The police have identified the body and further investigation is on.

22 Jan 2018

3RD All Goa Tennis tournament to begin on Jan 26th

The 3rd All Goa Tennis tournament is around the corner. Gadre Gasper Dias Open 2018, the tournament will be held at Club Tennis De Gasper Dias in Miramar.

21 Jan 2018

Taxi strike called off. Did Parrikar do a U-turn?

The taxi strike has been called off and the taxi operators are calling it a victory.





20 Jan 2018

No headway between state-govt & taxi operators, strike to continue

The Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is firm on his stand and ruled out any possibilities of meeting demand as far as speed governors in concerned.

20 Jan 2018

Sec 144 imposed until Saturday night, DGP takes stock of strike situation

Taxi strike in Goa has entered day 2 and while the netas paid their visit, some in solidarity and some for the photo- op.

19 Jan 2018

Paddy farming a costly affair, farmers want Govt help

Ponda farmers are desperate as paddy cultivation has become unviable.





19 Jan 2018

Taxi drivers defy Govt orders, strike is on

The Taxi strike has happened. Fiery speeches and defiance marked the gathering of taxi owners gathered in large numbers at Azad Maidan.

18 Jan 2018

Baina Demolition Drive: 34 out of 121 structures down to rubble

In was something waiting to happen, the demolition drive that was to be undertaken in Vasco’s Baina area.

18 Jan 2018

Francis Periera walks free in 11th desecration case against him

It has happened again, and for the eleventh time. Francis Pereira the star villain of the Goa Government and Goa Police has been once again acquitted by the court in another Desecration case.





18 Jan 2018

Vasco PI accused of extortion refutes allegations

In a shocking revelation a Vasco based businessman has alleged that the Vasco police Inspector Nolasco Raposo demanded 50 thousand rupees to keep him out of a cheating case.

17 Jan 2018

3 absconding Delhites nabbed by Calangute cops

Calangute police inspector Jivba Dalvi arrested 3 persons absconding from Delhi after firing at Delhi police while they were being stopped during nakabandi.

17 Jan 2018

Mormugao Municipality to conduct survey of all their premises

The Mormugao Municipal Council has issued directions to conduct a survey of all municipal premises and find out whether they are occupied by original lessee or have been sublet





16 Jan 2018

Feast of St Jose Vaz celebrated

The feast of the patron saint of the archdiocese of Goa and Daman and son-of-the-soil, St Joseph Vaz was celebrated on Tuesday with pomp and gaiety by devotees who thronged to Sancoale in their thousands. The celebration was held at Vaz's village of Sancoale at the site of the old Church of Our Lady of Health.

15 Jan 2018

Traffic management, special police teams needed at Daboli airport: airport director

3 new aero bridges were commissioned on Monday as part of infrastructure development of the Dabolim International airport that would enhance the number of travelers through Daboli by at least 2 million.

15 Jan 2018

2 theft accused arrested

On Sunday the Mormugao police arrested the two accused involved in the theft case that took place.





15 Jan 2018

Trailer overturns at Farmagudi, driver injured

A huge trailer turned turtle at Farmagudi Circle on Monday morning. Onlookers said that the truck was traveling at a fair clip when it lost control and toppled over at the circle blocking traffic.

15 Jan 2018

Once again - gold seized from Air India passenger

A passenger smuggling gold into Goa by inserting it in his private parts was caught by the Goa Airport Customs on Monday. Customs officials seized 462 grams gold worth approximately 12,50,000 rupees.

15 Jan 2018

Migrant verification demanded as break-ins continue in and around the state

A couple of days back it was the Curca Church. Last night it was the Sakhaleshwar Devasthan at Parra and St Anthony chapel at Canca.





15 Jan 2018

Cuncoli get 108 finally; likely to also get fire brigade

Finally, Cuncolkar’s demand of 108 ambulances in their areas has been fulfilled. In the past, people faced a lot of hardship due to non-availability of the ambulances.

14 Jan 2018

Konkan police confiscate liquor bottles from 4 passengers

The Konkan Railway police arrested 4 passengers for carrying excess quantity of liquor bottles. They were later released after being questioned.

14 Jan 2018

Quelosi panchas to sit on hunger strike if funds not released

Quelossim village panchayat members will sit on hunger strike if transfer of funds from Cortalim VP’s account to Quelossim VP’s account is not resolved in next 15 days





13 Jan 2018

T20 cricket tourney begins in Bandora

A 16 days long cricket tournament began in Borim on Saturday. Nageshi Youth club of Bandora has organized the tournament. The tournament was inaugurated by PWD Minister Sudin Dhavlikar.

13 Jan 2018

Margao Municipality collects 1 crore 10 lakh rupees as house tax arrears

The Margao Municipality has started a drive to collect house tax from Margaokars. Till date, the civic body has collected 1 crore 10 lakh rupees as house tax arrears.

13 Jan 2018

Govt employees submit memo CEO on grievances

Goa Government employees have alleged that they have been burdened with extra work with little benefits.





12 Jan 2018

Robbers take away Maruti murti in Kudachade

Another case of temple robbery was reported on Friday. And this time at Kudchade. The robbers robbed the Maruti Temple at Kudchade and took away a 20 year old idol from but left the money mostly intact.

12 Jan 2018

Two courses for football coaches in February

Goa would hold two courses for the football coaches in the month of February. Both to enhance their leadership skills. One is by the FIFA Grassroots Leaders Course will from 13th to 15th February.

11 Jan 2018

Bicholim, Mayem people continue to face water crisis

For 3 month locals from Bicholim and Mayem are facing hardship as they have no water supply. Or at best very irregular water suppply. PWD officials on Thursday promised to find a solution after pressure from locals and local MLA.





11 Jan 2018

Govt to ‘officially’ celebrate Opinion Poll this year

Goa opinion poll day will be officially celebrated by Goa government this year. On 16th of the main function has been organized by Margao Ravindra Bhavan to celebrate this occasion.

10 Jan 2018

2 youth arrested for stealing a bike

Vasco police arrested two youth involved in bike theft on Wednesday.

09 Jan 2018

Police continue catching small ‘grass’ sellers, but not the suppliers

Catching illegal traders of Ganja and Charas continues in Goa. But still the small fries in the trade and only the sellers. Not the suppliers. On Tuesday,





09 Jan 2018

6 fake weighing machines seized in Vasco

Legal metrology officials of Vasco detained 14 weighing machines along with counter machine scales. 6 cases have been booked from Mangor hill, Dabolim and Bogmalo on Tuesday.

09 Jan 2018

Socorro temple robbed for fourth time

A temple in Socorro has been robbed for the 4th time. Yes not once or twice but for the 4th time robbers broke into the Vetal Devasthan. Unfortunately for the robbers, they could get away with just 300 to 500 rupees and CCTVs.

09 Jan 2018

Communidade employees cry for pending salaries

South Goa Communidade employees have not been paid salaries for the past 16 months. On Monday they met the South Goa collector, Anjali Sehrawat asking for her help to clear their pending salaries.





05 Jan 2018

You too can join in Vasco’s ‘mission rabies free’

Mormugao Municipal Council plans to enforce compulsory registration of pet dogs in Vasco. This initiative aims to make city rabies free.

05 Jan 2018

2 held for misbehaviour at Dabolim airport

The Dabolim airport police arrested two youths on charges of misbehavior with police.

18 Dec 2017

Govt launches WRD online portal, aims for better, quick service

The Water Resource department launched its new WRD portal on Monday in Porvorim.





15 Dec 2017

Confident of best performance once again: Sergio Lobera

FCGOA gaurs will play their 5th match of the Hero Indian Super league 2017/18 on Saturday.

14 Dec 2017

Verna traffic is a major headache, is there a fault with the town planning?

Cortalim Village Panchayat on Thursday demanded that the PWD and traffic police authorities should take immediate measures to remove the bus stops located at the busy Birla cross and Titan junction on a national highway.

14 Dec 2017

Vasco: 2 tourists held for carrying 98 illicit liquor bottles

Vasco Police arrested two tourists with 98 liquor bottles worth over 30 thousand rupees. They were caught just before they were taking the train back home to Hyderabad.





14 Dec 2017

Youth Festival in Ravindra Bhavan, Madgaon from Dec 17th

Three days youth festival to be held at the Ravindra Bhavan, Madgaon. The gomant kala association, a social cultural institute is celebrating its 40th anniversary from the 17th to 19th of December.

13 Dec 2017

40 theatre artists felicitated in Ponda

Time for celebration and awards. Ponda Schools association organized two cultural events in Ponda on Wednesday. 40 retired theater artists were felicitated on that day.

13 Dec 2017

Locals oppose widening of road to Old Sancoale church

Tension prevailed at Sancoale as locals raised objections to the proposed widening of 10 meter internal village road leading to Old Sancoale Church by Mormugao PDA.





12 Dec 2017

Crib competition at Ravindra Bhavan Madgao

Ravindra Bhavan Madgao will hold its annual crib competition for the students between 5th toi 10th standard from 20th to 23rd December. This competition is held before Christmas to promote and develop the budding the talent of the younger generations.

12 Dec 2017

Police charged of non-cooperation in animal slaughter case, police deny charge

The official of animal welfare board has accused the police of not cooperating with her in an alleged case of animal salughther that occurred in Chinchonem in Salcete. The Cuncolim police has however refuted the charge. They say that the case has already been registered and investigation is on.

12 Dec 2017

BSNL workers on2 day strike, demand pay revision

All Unions and Associations of BSNL are on a two-day strike from Tuesday in Madgao. They are demanding pay revision and opposing the formation of a subsidiary tower company.





11 Dec 2017

Gold seizure: smugglers get creative; hide gold in watch dial, dress

Goa’s Daboli International Airport has been very active as far as gold smuggling goes if the seizures by the Customs are anything to go by. Now gold smugglers have become more and more innovative.

11 Dec 2017

Margao civic workers refuse to collect garbage; want written work orders

Margao Municipal Council garbage workers have refused to collect garbage from Margao because they say that they have not got their work orders. They are also demanding health benefits.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Cricketer Shikha Pandey arrives home

Goan pride of Indian cricket team Shikha Pandey arrived home 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

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

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

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.





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

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

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.