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Crime

Walter Lobo arrested for allegedly spreading wrong news about quarantine facility at Calangute

Calangute: Goa Police on Wednesday arrested a  60-year-old man for spreading wrong news through social media about COVID-19 quarantine facility at Calangute beach village...

Police complaint filed against a patient for misbehaving with interns at Dental college

Bambolim: Two interns at Goa Dental College and Hospital, Bambolim, were insulted and abuses were hurled at them by a patient who was asked...

Two locals arrested for possessing drugs at Calangute

Calangute: Goa Police arrested two local men for carrying drugs in the beach village of Calangute on Monday. Calangute Police Inspector Nolasco Raposo said that...

ThinkTank

Alive time & Dead time : Covid19 Lockdown

  WHAT  IS A LOCKDO WN? A lockdown is an emergency protocol that usually prevents people or information from leaving an area. The protocol can usually only...

Goa Government ill equipped to handle COVID 19

  Goa Government is faced with challenged as 18,253 people are expected to arrive in the state. On 21st March the Goa government  announced the shutting...

Goan Economy needs an Immediate Relief

Our Goa just hit a 5-month high of 13.3 percent of unemployment rate in April 2020 as per the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy...

Business

Reliance diverts Alok Industries into making PPE; cuts down cost to one-third

New Delhi, May 31 Reliance Industries has converted its newly acquired textiles and apparel fabrics maker Alok Industries into a PPE manufacturer, helping produce...

CSIR-IIIM, RIL to develop and scale-up new COVID-19 diagnostic test

  New Delhi, May 26  The Institute of Integrative Medicine in Jammu has tied up with Reliance Industries Ltd to develop and scale-up a new...

KKR to invest ₹ 11,367 crore in Jio platforms

Mumbai, May 22, 2020: Reliance Industries Limited (“Reliance Industries”) and Jio Platforms Limited (“Jio Platforms”), India’s leading digital services platform, announced today that KKR will...

General Atlantic to invest ₹ 6,598.38 crore in JIO platforms

Mumbai : Reliance Industries Limited (“Reliance Industries”) and Jio Platforms Limited (“Jio Platforms”), India’s leading digital services platform, today announced an investment of ₹ 6,598.38 crore...

Jio announces new quarterly ‘work-from-home’ plan

Mumbai: Considering the growing usage of data amidst lockdown in the country, Reliance Jio has announced a new Work-from-Home plan for high data prepaid users on...

Politics

Election for executive committee of KBM 2020-23

  Margao: Election to new executive committee of Konkani Bhasha Mandal (KBM), Goa shall be held in the month of May 2020. The term of the...

Zilla Panchayat Elections postponed again, new dates to be announced soon

  Panaji: State Election Commission on Friday announced that the scheduled March 24 Zilla Panchayat elections have been postponed, till further dates are announced. State Election...

Governing state was a challenge which we successfully handled: Pramod Sawant

Panaji: Chief minister Pramod Sawant said that governing the state after the demise of Manohar Parrikar, last year, was a challenge which his government...

Opposition has run out of issues for ZP poll: Sadanand Tanavade

Panaji: BJP Goa President Sadanand Tanavade on Sunday said that the voters need not fear about Coronavirus during the upcoming Zilla Panchayat election scheduled...

BJP will win in North and South Goa, comfortably: Tanavade

Sankhalim: BJP Goa Chief Sadanand Tanavade said that the party will win both the Zilla Panchayat elections in North and South Goa, with comfortable...

Education

A webinar with eminent educationists organised by BNI-Goa for the future of education

  Panjim : COVID-19 cases are at an increase in Goa - yet, under the able leadership of our Hon’able Chief Minister, Pramod Sawant and...

Goa’s English paper for SSC exam creates major controversy, Board to inquire

  Panaji: The English paper of Secondary School Certificate Examination of Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary School Education has embroiled in a controversy,...

Board exam was a trailer before ZP polls, Govt is testing its political health: Vijai Sardesai

 Margao:  Goa Forward Party has said that holding of Board Examination was a trailer by State government to hold the Zilla Panchayat election, at...
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Art & Culture

झाला लोकोत्सवाचा गजर!

  ढोलांच्या नादाने गाव दुमदुमून जातो.. ग्रामदेवतांच्या नावाचा जयघोष सुरू होतो. चव्हाटयावरचा शुकशुकाट, माणसांनी गजबजून जातो. दिवसाची चव्हाटयावर गजबज तर रात्री मांडावर लोककलांचा फड रंगतो....

तळकोकणातल्या धुळवडीक चला..!

  ढोलांवर काठी बसते. आसमंत आवाजाने दुमदुमून जातो. जयजयकाराचा गजर होतो आणि देवाची स्वारी भक्तांच्या भेटीला मंदिरातून बाहेर पडते. सर्वत्र मंगलमय वातावरण असते. वैशाख वणव्यातही...

National News

Sports

Oman Cricket Player Badal Singh bailed out by Goa Court

  Panaji: Goa Court on Wednesday granted bail to Oman National Cricket Team player Badal Singh, who was arrested earlier this month for shooting at...

Assessment of Goa National games post May 31, need assurances from teams: Organisers

New Delhi : The preparations for the much-delayed 36th National Games to be hosted by Goa are currently in progress despite the COVID-19 pandemic...

Goa to seek clarification from IOA over fate of National Games

The coronavirus outbreak has brought all sporting activities to a grinding halt worldwide. In India, major events like the IPL have been postponed indefinitely...

FC Chennaiyin official caught with drugs during final of ISL

Panaji: Goa Police on Saturday arrested an official of Chennaiyin FC official during the final of ISL match at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium at Fatorda...
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Interview

I will expose those people who framed me in police station attack and rape case: Babush Monserratte

Panaji: After a gap of almost five years, former minister and Congress candidate for Panaji by-election Babush Monserratte gave his consent to get interviewed...

People are enthusiastic that a worker has become the CM: Pramod Sawant

https://youtu.be/e71-w9L7Ebw   Goa CM Pramod Sawant spoke to us after casting his vote.   Kothambi: Mining has been a major issue for this election which is also concerning...

We will work out new resources for revenue generation: Pramod Sawant

https://youtu.be/3ojldHbJFJE Chief Minister Pramod Sawant after taking over the reign for the first time spoke to www.goanewshub.com. In a short three-minute-long video interview to Rupesh Samant, Sawant...

Tourism

Goa will bounce back as tourist destination: Vishwajit Rane

  Panaji: Goa government on Sunday said that the state will bounce back as the tourist destination considering the stringent COVID-19 testing measures put up by the state. Goa Health Minister...

Despite proofs, Tourism minister denies that hotels accept online booking during lockdown

Panaji: Despite abundant proofs available that the hotels are accepting online bookings, Tourism Minister Manohar Ajgaonkar has gone into denial mode. While Union Ministry of...

After lockdown period is fully over, tourism can start with health protocol: Michael Lobo

Panaji: Goa’s tourism industry can gradually resume with strict health protocols only after COVID-19 situation in India is under control, a senior state minister...

Beach shacks pulled down, its end of tourist season for Goa

Panaji:  With borders sealed and seashores getting completely deserted to stop curb of COVID-19, Goa’s signature palm roof thatched beach shacks have begun dismantling...

Blog

मालवण तळाशील समुद्र किनारी महाकाय व्हेल मासा मृत परिसरात दुर्गंधी, विल्हेवाट लावण्याची मागणी

  सिंधुदुर्ग - मालवण तालुक्यातील तळाशील समुद्र किनारी 40 फूट लांबीचा महाकाय व्हेल मासा मृत अवस्थेत सापडला आहे. या माशामुळे तळाशील समुद्र किनारी मोठ्या प्रमाणावर दुर्गंधी...

सिंधुदुर्ग, रत्नागिरी जिल्ह्यातील सरपंचांना मिळणार विम्याचे कवच पालकमंत्री उदय सामंत यांची माहिती

  सिंधुदुर्ग - कोरोनाच्या महामारीत गाव पातळीवर मुंबईतून येणाऱ्या चाकरमानी लोकांची व्यवस्था करण्यात गावचे सरपंच मुख्य भूमिका बजावत आहेत. सिंधुदुर्ग, रत्नागिरी जिल्ह्यातील अशा सर्व सरपंचांना...

सिंधुदुर्ग जिल्ह्यात कोरोना बाधीत रुग्ण संख्या 56 वर जिल्हाधिकारी के.मंजुलक्ष्मी यांची माहिती

  सिंधुदुर्ग – जिल्हा सामान्य रुग्णालयाला आज प्राप्त झालेल्या 123 कोरोना तपासणी अहवालापैकी 3 अहवाल पॉजिटीव्ह तर 120 अहवाल निगेटीव्ह आले आहेत. पॉजिटिव्ह आलेले तीन...
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Women Empowerment

Goa’s women self help group join the mission to fight back COVID-19

  Panaji: Several women self help groups in Goa’s rural areas are contributing to the efforts of the state government to fight back COVID-19 by...

Nita Ambani features in 10 most influential women in sports

New Delhi, Mar 12 - Nita Ambani, the owner of Mumbai Indians cricket team franchise, has been named in the list of 10 most...

रायगडची प्रिया बाबुराव तेटगुरे ठरली कोकण रेल्वेची पहिली महिला रेल्वे चालक

  आज प्रत्येक क्षेत्रात महिला पुरुषाच्या खांद्याला खांदा लावून काम करताना आपण पाहतो. म्हणूनच 'मुलगी शिकली प्रगती झाली' असे आपण म्हणतो. हल्ली महिला विविध क्षेत्रात...