Goa’s sports infrastructure is adequate: Ajgaonkar

Sports Minister Manohar “Babu” Ajgaonkar on Thursday said that there was adequate sports infrastructure in the state but it was up to the state to come together and ensure that the talent was honed to reach the top level.

New water sports policy by Sept: CM

Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday announced that the new water sports policy will be in force by September this year. “The new water sports policy has been drafted and is now under scrutiny. It will be in force by September,” Parrikar stated.

Kovind is President; cross voting in Goa

In an all-Dalit battle for top Constitutional post, NDA candidate defeats UPA’s Meira Kumar to be elected 14th Prez

As many as 5 Congress MLAs vote for NDA nominee Kovind

Voting in the presidential polls didn't follow party lines with as many as five Congress legislators believed to have cross voted for the NDA's presidential nominee throwing up a result of 25 in favour of Ram Nath Kovind while opposition UPA's nominee got 11 MLAs voting in her favour while two votes were declared as invalid.

Formal agreement for nationalisation of Goa’s 7 rivers in a month or two: CM

13 new jetties proposed, no action till EIA study completed

IRB constable found dead; criminal act not ruled out

A 36-year-old police constable attached to Indian Reserve Battalion (IRB) from Morjim was found dead in the premises of the Open School near Ashwin Garage at Porvorim on Thursday morning.

  • With a week to go for Naagpanchami festival, a local clay artisan from Mapusa is engrossed in making earthen idols of Naag. Narayan Pissurlenkar

    With a week to go for Naagpanchami festival, a local clay artisan from Mapusa is engrossed in making earthen idols of Naag. Narayan Pissurlenkar

  • Manovikas English Medium School, Margao and Holy Rosary Convent High School, Nuvem players in action at SAG Artificial Turf grounds, Fatorda on Thursday.

    Manovikas English Medium School, Margao and Holy Rosary Convent High School, Nuvem players in action at SAG Artificial Turf grounds, Fatorda on Thursday.

  • Members of Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly witnessing the proceedings of Goa Legislative Assembly. Narayan Pissurlenkar

    Members of Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly witnessing the proceedings of Goa Legislative Assembly. Narayan Pissurlenkar

Floored by liquor ban, Goa likely to lose ` 7 crore

The state exchequer is expected to suffer a loss of Rs 7 crore due to the Supreme Court (SC)'s order, which banned the sale of alcohol along national and state highways across the country.

When Gayatri Mantra rang through the Goa Assembly

Thursday was the day when Gayatri Mantra rang through the House and Goa Forward revealed the secret behind its victory.

Will place matter in House: Sopte

Requesting the police to investigate the case thoroughly, Mandrem MLA Dayanand Sopte stated that he would place the matter before the House in the ongoing assembly session and request Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar to look into the matter.

Police probing Francis’ ‘hand’ in Cabo church desecration

‘Handwriting’ on Bible could shed light on 2009 incident

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