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Goa: 13 dead as building collapses

At least 13 people were killed as an under-construction five-storey residential building collapsed in Cancona town of Goa Saturday afternoon.

Goa awaits green report, Supreme Court ruling before giving mining leases

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The Goa government has started returning applications seeking new mining leases pending a report from National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) and also the apex court outcome.

Under-construction building collapses in Goa; 40 feared trapped

Atleast 40 people were feared trapped in the debris of an under construction building, which collapsed in Goa’s Canacona town on Saturday, police said.

Five arrested in Goa for red beacon abuse

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Five youths from Haryana and Delhi were arrested for misusing red beacon car in Goa, where they came holidaying to usher in the New Year, police said on Tuesday.

Tejpal custody is extended

A local court on Monday extended the judicial custody of Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal for 12 days even as his lawyer moved a bail petition.

Of late, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has been thoughtlessly and in a hurry jumping into every available situation, without verifying basic facts, to criticise the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Madhu Kishwar, as the editor of Manushi, set the feminism agenda for many Indian women decades ago. Madhu Kishwar as chief media admirer of prime ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi is another story completely. The first Kishwar has been declared missing, never to be found.