GOA Top Stories
A passenger vessel with some rusting exterior at the bottom, cruises by Cebu Mactan Channel.
2014-07-21, The Times of India
PANAJI: Goa TourismDevelopment Corporation (GTDC) Ltd, which has been competing with private players operating cruise vessels with its 30-year-old vessels, has decided...
 
The Times of India: PANAJI: A person accused of playing an obscene CD in a video parlour in 2003 was recently acquitted by the high court of Bombay at Goa as the subordinate courts did not watch the CD to establish that the contents were of an obscene nature. A judicial...
The Times of India: KERI: Chorla Ghats, a haven for picnickers during the monsoon, has come under the scanner of police, excise, transport and forests departments' officials and their presence has brought the chaos and indiscipline under control to some extent. Chorla Ghats has...
The Times of India: PANAJI: The comunidade commission, which had been appointed to study the functioning of administration offices and to fix responsibility for irregularities in comunidade affairs, will soon move into public domain to compile a report with recommendations to...
The Times of India: PANAJI: The Goa human rights commission on Tuesday directed the state government to expeditiously transfer the investigation into the kidnapping of a four-year-old boy, three years ago, from the Vasco police to the crime branch "preferably within two weeks"....
The Times of India: PANAJI: After sundown on most Saturdays, residents of the leafy bylanes of Campal brace themselves for an unpleasant evening. Music and loud voices reach up to their homes, and continue well past midnight. Sometimes they hear fights, and lots of swearing; at...
The Times of India: MARGAO: Margao town police have registered offences that include a murder charge against an unknown person after an...
The Times of India: PANAJI: The woman accused in Sunday's early morning drunk-driving crash that left two youth critically injured was on Tuesday arrested by Panaji police. She was immediately released on bail....
The Times of India: PANAJI: The passing of the Serula comunidade budget with a total outlay of 4,40,80,000 for the financial years 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 recently has upset some gaunkars, as they alleged a sizeable chunk of the allocations appears to be wasteful expenditure. The...
The Times of India: PORVORIUM: The government will resolve issues pertaining to illegal businesses by foreigners in Goa by September, but will not tolerate any harassment of tourists by local tourist taxi operators, chief minister Manohar Parrikar told the Goa legislative...
The Times of India: PORVORIM: The Goa BJP government's language has changed since the BJP came to power at the Centre and minorities in Goa are feeling insecure about its soft stance towards Ram Sene chief Pramod Mutalik's planned entry into Goa, Fatorda independent MLA Vijai...
The Times of India: PANAJI: In a bid to identify the factors that hinder or promote literary education in Goa's schools, Sethu trust and BookwormTrust will study the reading skills of Class V students in English medium schools across Goa. "Our experience has shown that despite...
The Times of India: Goa Shipyard Limited will shortly begin constructing the fifth of the new class of Offshore PatrolVessels (OPV) for the Indian Coastguard. Speaking...
The Times of India: PONDA: Ponda police have booked Ramkrishna Vithal Gawas, a resident of Morlem rehabilitation colony in Sattari, for abetment to suicide, following his sisters' Neeta, 23, and Sujata, 18, jumping off Amona...
The Times of India: PORVORIUM: From March 2012 to May 2014 the state spent over 9crore attending foreign trade shows and holding roadshows in Europe, Russia, Asia and South East Asia,...