Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019 | Last Update : 12:26 PM IST

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In faux pas, Goa govt releases Teachers Day statement that quoted late CM Manohar Parrikar

Director of Information and Publicity Meghana Shetgaonkar told PTI an inquiry has been initiated to find out the erring officer.

06 Sep 2019 8:43 AM

'Won't get hired anywhere in India': Rijiju on swimming coach who molested minor

The incident came to light after a video surfaced on social media.

05 Sep 2019 4:51 PM

Goa CM Pramod Sawant asks escort vehicle personnel to help clear traffic jam

The entire road was blocked due to an accident involving a huge truck-trolley near Old Goa.

29 Aug 2019 12:35 PM

Amit Shah chairs Western Zonal Council meet in Goa

The zonal councils provide a forum where irritants between the Centre and states, and among the states themselves can be resolved.

22 Aug 2019 6:05 PM

Amit Shah arrives in Goa for two-day Western Zonal Council meet

The two-day meeting will be held at hotel Cidade De Goa in Dona Paula.

22 Aug 2019 1:39 PM

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Jungle Raj in Madhya Pradesh under Kamal Nath rule: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

‘We had worked so hard to make Madhya Pradesh an island of peace’, Chouhan said.

18 Aug 2019 8:27 PM

High alert issued in parts of Goa after IMD warning

A few places over North Goa and South Goa districts are very likely to receive moderate to heavy rainfall spells during this period.

08 Aug 2019 3:43 PM

Goa to amend Portuguese-era law to allow marriage registration of outsiders

The UCC was introduced by the erstwhile Portuguese rulers.

06 Aug 2019 3:32 PM

Goa to become open defecation free by August 31: Pramod Sawant

'We will set up 538 twin toilets in different wards to make the state open defecation free,' the Chief Minister said.

01 Aug 2019 2:07 PM

Goa govt endeavors to reserve 80% jobs in state-subsidised factories for locals

Chief Minister Pramod Sawant also said that '60 per cent of the 80 per cent jobs' would be on a permanent basis.

31 Jul 2019 3:09 PM

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Goa CM asks speaker to appoint translator in assembly

Konkani and Marathi are the two major languages spoken in the coast state.

26 Jul 2019 3:33 PM

Kingpin of drugs trade in state yet to be identified: Goa CM

He claimed that drugs like 'Charas' and 'Ganja' are not cultivated in the state and are being smuggled into Goa from neighbouring regions.

23 Jul 2019 3:04 PM

Will decide on showcasing regional films at IFFI: Prakash Javadekar

He also added that a separate category will be formed for these films during the week-long event at Panaji.

14 Jul 2019 5:17 PM

Portfolios to new Goa ministers on Monday, Chandrakant Kavlekar to be DyCM

Ten Congress MLAs last Wednesday joined the BJP, increasing the saffron party's strength to 27 in the 40-member House.

14 Jul 2019 2:29 PM

'Parrikar died twice': Outgoing Goa Deputy CM on induction of Cong MLAs

The Congress in Goa suffered a body blow Wednesday when 10 of its 15 MLAs switched over to the BJP.

13 Jul 2019 8:01 PM

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Ahead of Cabinet reshuffle, Goa Dy Speaker Michael Lobo resigns from post

Sawant would induct the new members into his cabinet by dropping three members of ally GFP and an Independent legislator as ministers.

13 Jul 2019 12:41 PM

Goa CM seeks resignations of four ministers to induct new faces into cabinet

With 10 MLAs changing the sides, the strength of Congress on the floor of the House has reduced to mere five.

12 Jul 2019 8:24 PM

'Political prostitution' happened in Goa: Cong MLA on switching parties

After the merger of the breakaway Congress MLAs, the BJP's strength in the 40-member assembly has gone up to 27.

12 Jul 2019 5:07 PM

Three ex-Congress MLAs, one from BJP likely to join Goa cabinet

Ten of the 15 Congress MLAs, led by Leader of Opposition Chandrakant Kavlekar, switched sides and joined the BJP on Wednesday.

12 Jul 2019 12:56 PM

It was end of my father’s path of politics on March 17: Utpal Parrikar

Son of Manohar Parrikar said, 'Cong is imploding everywhere, only time will tell where this path takes us as their loyalty is under cloud.'

11 Jul 2019 2:34 PM

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