GOA Top Stories

The Times of India: PANAJI: Four new cases of swine flu have been registered in Goa, taking the total number of cases in the state to 12. The number is likely to go up further as six samples of suspected swine flu cases have been sent to the...
The Times of India: Panaji: If beef traders in Goa do not resume supply of beef to the public within three to four days, the government will make arrangements to procure certified beef from authorized slaughterhouses in neighbouring states and sell the beef at controlled prices...
The Times of India: Panaji: A Nigerian national, who supplied cocaine to a 'smoke party' in Kochi, Kerala, where a wannabe Mollywood actor and four women, including a fashion model, were involved, has been arrested in the coastal belt of North Goa by the anti-narcotics cell (ANC)...
The Times of India: Calangute: Five paramilitary personnel have been arrested for Wednesday's assault on seven lifeguards. The personnel have been remanded to judicial custody. Calangute police said the five...
The Times of India: LisaMonteiroPanaji: A very big difference exists in the threat to freedom of speech today and in the 20th century, author Amitav Ghosh pointed out. "In the 20th century the threat came from states. Today it comes from non-state actors. It is an entirely...
The Times of India: Vasco: Aliston D'Mello, 22, a resident of Pixandongri, Vasco, died on the spot in an accident near BITS PilaniK K Birla Goa...
The Times of India: Panaji: Undeterred by the developments in Delhi, Aam Admi Party (AAP)'s youth wing in Goa has come up with a novel fundraising...
The Times of India: PANAJI: The department of science, technology and environment has proposed to make Chorla Ghat - an area that falls within the jurisdiction of Goa government - a no plastic zone. A...
The Times of India: MARGAO: While Goa Vikas Party (GVP) is yet to nominate its candidate from the Benaulim constituency for the March 18 zilla panchayat polls, GVP's Benaulim...
The Times of India: Panaji: Head of the five-member high-level committee B K Prasad, additional secretary, Unionhome ministry, will arrive in Goa on Saturday to resolve the issue of those who have registered their birth in Portugal. He will meet chief minister Laxmikant...
The Times of India: Panaji: Defence ministerManohar Parrikar will attend Holi celebrations at Azad Maidan in Panaji on Friday organized by Panaji Shigmotsav Committee (PSC). The former Panaji MLA has always been a regular at...
The Times of India: PANAJI: Alleging discrimination at the hands of animal rights organizations who object to every animal being taken to the slaughterhouse, Quraishi's MeatTraders' Association has decided to go on an indefinite strike until the government accepts their demands....
The Times of India: Panaji: Goa university has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the first time for the benefit of an affiliated college, Goa college of architecture, with the University of Padova in Italy, to facilitate academic exchange. "It is a huge...
Deccan Herald: Mangalore UniversityVice Chancellor Prof K Byrappa felt for a need to develop infrastructure in India in order to explore tourism opportunities. Presiding over the inaugural function of a two-day national conference ‘Advanced and Innovations in Tourism...