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Goa stalls release of Godse book amid protest

The BJP-led government in Goa on Friday disallowed the use of its premises for the scheduled release of a book on Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Nathuram Godse on the occasion of the former’s death anniver

Release of Godse book on Gandhi's death anniversary kicks up row

 Mahatma Gandhi and Nathuram Godse (Photo: Facebook)

Dubbing the event as "veiled celebration of a murder", he alleged that the book release is a deliberate design to disturb peace and harmony.

Goa mulls ban on public drinking

The Goa government is considering baning consumption of liquor in public places to check nuisance, a senior official said here on Wednesday.

Syrian under Goa Police lens over ‘ISIS’ threat letter

Three foreign nationals have been detained, one of them Syrian, in connection with a letter threatening to harm Prime Minister Narendra Modi, as security was stepped up at vital establishments and cro

Letter claiming IS threat to PM, Parrikar posted in Panaji, says police

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The letter bore stamp of the Panaji post office. It was sent on a general address of the Government of Goa.

Woman found dead on Goa beach in semi-nude state

 The body of a young woman was found in a semi-nude state at Arambol beach in North Goa. (Photo: PTI)

The body was found in a semi-nude state and initial investigation has revealed that the woman was seen with three boys.

Goa Police urges Manohar Parrikar to take Z security

 Police urges Manohar Parrikar in the wake of the recentthreat letter which he has recieved from ISIS. (Photo: PTI)

‘We have briefed Parrikar and requested him to take Z security cover, which he is entitled to as Defence Minister.’

Woman dies of monkey fever in Goa, first in state this year

 Kyasanur forest disease (KFD) is a tick-borne viral hemorrhagic fever endemic to South Asia.

The fever has gripped villages in Sattari taluka located in the north eastern part adjoining Mhadei Wildlife Sanctuary in the state.

‘ISIS letter’ threatens to kill Narendra Modi, Manohar Parrikar

 The postcard threat letter was received at the State Secretariat last week following which Goa Police swung into action.

The letter has expressed anger over ban on cow slaughter in the country.

NCP demands CBI probe into US national's death in Goa

 The NCP alleged that the police were trying to hush up the matter and demanded that CBI should take over the case.

The autopsy report has identified "inhalation of mud" as the provisional cause of his death.

Wandering about the near empty streets of a somnolent Lisbon on Sunday it seemed incredible that for years I was expressly forbidden to visit the Portuguese capital. Not me alone. No Indian could.

It is sad to see a great institution crumble. The Congress is more than just a political party.