GOA Top Stories

The Times of India: BENGALURU: Until six years ago, Rajan Srinivasan, the 47-year-old vice-president of British Telecom, didn't know how to swim. On Wednesday evening, as he stood at the White Cliffs of Dover, he felt a deep sense of accomplishment. It wasn't without reason....
The Times of India: Keri: A chance find while walking along the River Valvanti in Sakhali is likely to be a boost to the study of Jainism in pre-Portuguese Goa. Earlier this week, some local residents of Talpar ward in Ozarim village, discovered a stone with some carving on it....
The Times of India: Panaji: Eager to establish stronger ties, particularly in the realm of tourism, Jammu and Kashmir has reached out to Goa. Nirmal Singh, deputy chief...
The Times of India: Panaji: The Goa government employees association visited nine government departments on Thursday continuing their mock felicitation of retired government employees working on service...
The Times of India: Panaji: Pune FC and Royal Wahingdoh FC are likely to stay away from the crucial I-League club owners meeting with organizers of the IndianSuper League arranged by the AIFF in Mumbai on Friday. At a time when Indian football finds itself at the crossroads, All...
The Times of India: Panaji: The All India Football Federation's experiment of having two leagues -- one a 'tournament' in their own words -- has clearly backfired and the national body is now desperately trying to make amends. The AIFF has convened a meeting of I-League club...
Deccan Herald: Air India launches flight on Bengaluru-Mysuru route After a gap of 10 months, Mysore Airport resumed commercial flight operations on the Bengaluru- Mysuru- Bengaluru route on Thursday. A 48-seat aircraft from Bengaluru, belonging to Alliance Air, a...
The Times of India: HYDERABAD: South African drug peddler Mosiea Moosa was offered 20,000 rands (Rs 1 lakh approximately; 1 rand = Rs 4.90) by the Latin American drug cartel to carry 793 grams of cocaine worth over five crore rupees in her body across continents. During...
The Times of India: Nani doesn't quite like calling Bhale Bhale Magadivoi a rom-com. "It's more like a com-rom actually. This is a first of its kind in Telugu cinema and will leave the people in splits," contends the actor who plays a rather forgetful guy, Lakkaraju aka Lucky in...
Deccan Herald: Campout days Travel and music go hand in hand. In fact, a combination of the two is a spiritual experience for many youngsters. Providing this perfect mix are the music campouts that happen within the country and abroad. Youngsters are increasingly taking...
Deccan Herald: ISIS is not an immediate threat to the state of Jammu and Kashmir, and the few people who display ISIS flags during prayers would stop doing it if media stops paying attention to them, J&KDeputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh said here on Thursday....
The Hindu: I first met Raam Reddy on the pages of NFDC’s catalogue. “Thithi” featured in the Work In Progress lab at FilmBazaar in Goa last year. In his director’s statement Raam wrote six points. From working with non-professional actors to...
The Times of India: PANAJI: Faced with the prospect of two teams shutting shop, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) has convened a meeting of all I-League clubs in Mumbai on Friday to discuss a road map for the troubled national league whose future is in doubt. AIFF...
The Times of India: PANAJI: The Goa government has issued a demand notice to state Bharatiya Janta Party vice president Anil Hoble to pay a Rs 20 lakh fine for allegedly destroying mangroves. Hoble has been given three...