Sadanand Tanavade takes over as new Goa BJP Chief News

Sadanand Tanavade takes over as new Goa BJP Chief

Panaji:  New Goa BJP President Sadanand Shet Tanavade paid homage to late Manohar Parrikar before taking over the charge on Monday. Tanavade accompanied by workers from Panaji and Taleigao Assembly Constituency offered tributes to Parrikar…

BJP Goa aims to cross 30 seat mark in next assembly elections News

BJP Goa aims to cross 30 seat mark in next assembly elections

Panaji: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Sunday said that the party will cross a mark of 30 during the 2022 Assembly Session in the 40-seat House. Sawant said that the party workers need to gear…

Constable assaults elderly women; police files Non-Cognizable offence Crime

Constable assaults elderly women; police files Non-Cognizable offence

Panaji: A constable, attached to economic offence cell of  Goa police, is accused of assaulting an elderly women, over the issue of property. Pushpa Keny, a resident of Taleigao has lodged a complaint with the…

Two arrested, five on run after assaulting Cuncolim police Crime

Two arrested, five on run after assaulting Cuncolim police

Cuncolim: Two youth were arrested while five are on the run after they clashed with the police in South Goa in an inebriated situation during wee hours. Superintendent of Police (South) Arvind Gawas said that…

Health

AYUSH MINISTER MEETS PATIENTS FROM TATA HOSPITAL

Panaji: November 8, 2019 Union Minister of State for AYUSH (Independent Charge), and Minister of State for Defence Shri Shripad Naik in…

Education

Think Tank

Meet Billy Fernandes, the brain behind Cartoons, sorry Billytoons

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The year 2019 had several thousand Goa stories being printed in the newspapers, shown on television and discussed on social media platforms like FaceBook and Twitter. But there are some things that we missed to get the attention to.  So, on this last day of the year, we bring to you “News that we missed.”...

Giving YOCAR to everyone, Goenkar Rohan Calangutkar By Rupesh Samant

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The year 2019 had several thousand Goa stories being printed in the newspapers, shown on television and discussed on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. But there are some things that we missed to get the attention to.  So, on this last day of the year, we bring to you “News that we missed.”...

She tells you the story about positive mental health By Rupesh Samant

The year 2019 had several thousand Goa stories being printed in the newspapers, shown on television and discussed on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. But there are some things that we missed to get the attention to.  So, on this last day of the year, we bring to you “News that we missed.”...

Business

Culture

Stop being blind bhakts, there are options in socio-political-culturally rich Goa: Vijai Sardesai

Fatorda: Goa Forward Party Chief Vijai Sardesai on Sunday appealed the Goan youth, specially those at Goa Yuva Mahotsav, to stop being “blind bhakts.” Sardesai took on to twitter after addressing the valedictory function of…

Carnival Float Parade from Feb 22-25

Panaji: The annual Carnival Float Parade will be held in the State from February 22 to 25. The decision was taken during a meeting chaired by Deputy Chief Minister and Minister for Tourism Manohar Ajgaonkar. The…

Panaji Carnival on Feb 22

Panaji: The traditional Carnival float parade in Panaji will be held on February 22. CCP carnival committee held its meeting today under chairmanship of Mayor Uday Madkaikar. The meeting decided to have ‘plastic free’ parade.…

Tourism

High level committee finalises Tourism Policy, cabinet approval pending

Panaji: The high-level committee headed by Goa Chief Secretary has finalized and submitted to the state government, Goa Tourism Policy, which will map the future directions for this industry. State Tourism Director Menino D’Souza said…

Goa tourism industry looks at China to salvage its international arrivals

Panaji: With the international arrivals showing downward trend, Goa tourism stakeholders are looking at China to salvage the sagging fortunes of the industry. A six-member private delegation from China is scheduled to arrive later this…

What does India’s first domestic cruise liner ‘Angriya’ has to do with Maratha Navy Admiral? 

Vasco: “Sarkhel (Admiral) Kanhoji Angre or Conaji Angria (1669-1729). He was the frist Admiral of the Maratha Navy and was popularly known as Shivaji of the Indian Ocean. Kanhoji Angre entered the battlefield at the…

National News

त्या व्हिडिओशी भाजपाचा संबंध नाही, पक्षाला जाब विचारणे चुकीचे भाजपा प्रदेशाध्यक्ष मा. चंद्रकांतदादा पाटील यांचे प्रतिपादन तान्हाजी चित्रपटाच्या दृश्यांचा वापर केलेला एक व्हिडिओ भाजपा प्रदेशाध्यक्ष मा. चंद्रकांतदादा पाटील यांचे प्रतिपादन

  तान्हाजी चित्रपटाच्या दृश्यांचा वापर केलेला एक व्हिडिओ कोण्या पोलिटिकल कीडा नावाच्या ट्वीटर हँडलवरून पोस्ट करण्यात आला असला तरी त्याच्याशी भारतीय जनता पार्टीचा काहीही संबंध नाही. भाजपा त्या व्हिडिओचा दिल्ली विधानसभा निवडणुकीत वापरही करत नाही. भाजपा या व्हिडिओचा निषेध करत आहे. या व्हिडिओवरून भाजपाला जाब विचारणे अत्यंत चुकीचे आणि खोडसाळपणाचे आहे. छत्रपती शिवाजी महाराजांशी कोणाचीही...

दर बुधवारी मुंबईत ‘लोकदरबार’; अशोक चव्हाण यांची घोषणा नागरिकांच्या सुविधेसाठी नवा उपक्रम

  आपल्या विविध कामांसाठी मंत्रालयात येणाऱ्या नागरिकांचे परिश्रम आणि वेळ वाचविण्यासाठी दर बुधवारी मुंबईतील प्रदेश काँग्रेसच्या गांधी भवन कार्यालयात ‘लोकदरबार’चे आयोजन करण्याची घोषणा सार्वजनिक बांधकाम मंत्री अशोक चव्हाण यांनी केली आहे. या संदर्भात माहिती देताना त्यांनी सांगितले की, विशेषतः मंगळवारी आणि बुधवारी राज्याच्या कानाकोपऱ्यातून लोक मंत्रालयात येतात. मात्र, मंत्रालय प्रवेशासाठी मोठी गर्दी होत असल्याने त्यांना प्रतीक्षा...

नारायण राणे यांच्या पत्नीसह तीस मिळकतधारकांना नोटीस

  महाबळेश्वर तालुक्यातील अतिसंवेदनशील अशा वनसदृश क्षेत्रामध्ये अनधिकृतपणे बांधकाम केल्याबद्दल नारायण राणे यांच्या पत्नी नीलम राणे यांच्यासह तीस मिळकतधारकाना नोटीस बजावण्यात आली आहे. नवी दिल्ली येथील राष्ट्रीय हरित लवादाच्या आदेशावरून वाईच्या प्रांताधिकारी संगीता राजापूरकर चौगुले यांनी ही नोटीस बजावली आहे. यामध्ये अनधिकृत बांधकामाबाबत खुलासा करण्याचा आदेश दिला आहे. महाबळेश्वर येथील अतिसंवेदनशील अशा वनसदृश क्षेत्रामध्ये विनापरवाना...

Pic Of the Day

A beautiful view of miramar beach from Raj Bhavan captured by Ketan Golatkar