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Crime

Gang of three arrested by Pernem Police for stealing mobile phones

Pernem Police have arrested 03 accused persons for committing theft of mobile phones. As per PI Jivba Dalvi in the month of July 2021 an...

Pernem Police arrest chennai resident with 1.5 kg drugs worth rupees 150000/-

On 22/09/2021 Pernem Police conducted narcotic raid at Arambol Pernem and seized Narcotic drugs known as Marijuana of w/rs 150000/- in international market. As per...

Fake call centre that cheated USA citizens, shut down by Calangute Police 

Calangute : Calangute Police under the guidance of SP, North Shobhit Saxena and PI Nolasco Raposo shut down an illegal call centre at Amara...

ThinkTank

Building through forest : The project that will kill the lungs of Goa.

Goa to Belgaum (karnataka) is a 3 hour ride via the NH 4A highway which later narrows down until the trees and plants start...

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...

Business

Isha Ambani appointed on Board of Trustees of Smithsonian’s National Museum of Asian Art

New Delhi: Isha Ambani, who is said to have triggered the launch of Reliance Jio after observing slow internet speeds at home, has been...

Jio-bp launches its first Mobility Station

Mumbai: Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and bp’s fuel and mobility joint venture, Reliance BP Mobility Limited (RBML), today launched its first Jio-bp branded Mobility Station at Navde,...

JioPhone Next to have Android-powered Pragati OS, long battery life

New Delhi - The upcoming JioPhone Next smartphone will house Pragati OS, powered by Android, a Qualcomm processor, long battery life and a powerful...

Reliance New Energy Solar Limited (RNESL) and Denmark’s Stiesdal A/S sign a cooperation agreement

Mumbai:  Reliance New Energy Solar Limited (RNESL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), and Denmark-based Stiesdal A/S (Stiesdal) signed a cooperation agreement for technology development, and...

Reliance New Energy Solar Ltd- Acquires Rec Solar holdings; one of the world’s leading solar cells/ panels and polysilicon manufacturing company

Mumbai: Reliance New Energy Solar Ltd (RNESL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), has announced acquisition of 100% shareholding of REC Solar Holdings AS (REC...

Politics

In a massive move, Ex – secretary of BJP & former Valpoi candidate Satyavijay Naik joins AAP! BJP shaken by development

Impressed by the "Kejriwal model of development" Ex-secretary of BJP and former BJP candidate for Valpoi constituency, Satyavijay Naik joined the Aam Aadmi Party...

BJP is going nowhere, you have to fight it out for next many decades: Prashant Kishor

Panaji: Political strategist Prashant Kishor, who is currently lobbying for Trinamool Congress Party (TMC) for upcoming Goa elections, has said that BJP is going...

Mamata Banerjee on her maiden Goa visit tomorrow

Panaji: Trinamool Congress Party supremo Mamata Banerjee will arrive on three day long visit to Goa on October 28, a senior party official. TMC spokesman...

BJP suggests Guv Satya Pal Malik to step down and play politics

Panaji: Even as former Goa Governor Satya Pal Malik retracted his statement claiming that he never blamed chief minister in his television interview, Bharatiya...

AAP Youth Wing takes out protest demanding Sawant Resignation Condemns police brutality on AAP leaders

A day after AAP Goa's leadership was illegally detained by the Goa Police for demanding Pramod Sawant's Resgination after former Goa Governor Satya Pal...

Education

Goa govt gives node for holding Higher Secondary School exams in offline mode

Panaji: In a major decision, Goa Education Department on Friday gave its node for Higher Secondary Schools to conduct examinations for eleventh and twelfth...

Goa Board invites applications from students who needs improvements

Applications are invited from Needs Improvement Students of class IX and XI of the academic year 2020-2021 desirous to enroll as private candidate to...

Schools need to reopen in hybrid mode : Experts Committee

Panaji : Dr Shekhar Salkar  in a press briefing said schools could be reopened in hybrid mode. "we had a meeting with expert committee...
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Art & Culture

Written Test for various post

 Panaji: The Directorate of Art and Culture, has informed that the written exams for the post of Store Clerk, Junior Cultural Assistant, stage assistant,...

Kala Academy invites applications for Indian Music & Dance courses 

Panaji :  Kala Academy Goa has invited applications from music loving candidates for enrolment in the various courses in the Faculty of Indian Music and Dance...

National News

Sports

Rumdamol Sporting Club to organise football tournament 

Rumdamol Sporting club from Davorlim, Margao-Salcete is set to organize their 1st All Goa 5 A Side Football Tournament on 1st, 2nd and 3rd...

Former National Footballer Alvito D’Cunha joins Goa Congress

Panaji : Former Indian National Football player from Curchorem, Alvito D'Cunha joined Goa Congress today in the presence of GPCC chief Girish Chodnakar, Working...

Directorate of Sports and Youth Affairs invites applications for State Youth Award

Panaji : The State Youth Award for the year 2020-21 will be given by the Directorate of Sports and Youth Affairs. The authority has...

Manipal Hospitals becomes the first hospital in Goa to launch a dedicated Sports medical team

The hospital has also partnered with Goa Football Association (GFA) to provide free basic life support training for players associated with the GFA and...
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Interview

BBSM is not against english, we are pro regional language : Subhash Velingkar

Panaji : GNH interviewd Bhartiya Bhasha Suraksha Manch(BBSM) Goa state convenor, Subhash Velingkar. The movement which demandes grant in aid from the government for...

Goa Engineering student innovation helps to stamp out coconut killer

Panaji: As farmers across the globe are using new technologies for better yields, a student from Don Bosco College of Engineering, Fatorda Pankaj Kumar...

Irked by plastic waste in surroundings, Goa-based startup develops eco-friendly product solutions

Sachin Gangadharan is the founder of LaFabrica Craft Pvt Ltd. Founded in early 2020, they design, craft and distribute innovative biodegradable packaging and eco-friendly...

Tourism

GAC Holidays visits Kedarnath Temple with group of travellers from Goa

GAC Holidays, a unit of Goa Adventure Club organised a trip to Kedarnath along with Rishikesh and Haridwar with more than 20 travellers, and 3 batches to the shrine...

Goa govt yet to permit Sunburn festival: Tourism minister

Panaji: Even as the organizers of Electronic Dance Music festival Sunburn has announced their Goa event, State Tourism Minister Manohar Ajgaonakr said that the...

Scuba Diving for tourists in Goa begins

GAC Holidays, a unit of Goa Adventure Club organises daily Trips to Malvan for Scuba Diving at very nominal rates for tourists staying in...

Tourism for inclusive growth : GTDC & TTAG celebrate World Tourism Day

Panaji :  The world tourism day is celebrated on 27th September every year. This day marks the anniversary of the adoption of the Statues...

Blog

47 New infections,  none died  due to covid-19 in Goa on Thursday

Panaji:  Goa's coronavirus caseload went up by 47 and reached 1,78,016  on Thursday, a health department official said. The death toll remained at  3,363 as none of...

MMC passes resolution to name circle near Ravindra Bhavan as “Shree Damodar Circle” 

Margao: Respecting the sentiments of devotees of Lord Dambab, the Margao Municipal Council has resolved to name the traffic island near Ravindra Bhavan, towards...

In a massive move, Ex – secretary of BJP & former Valpoi candidate Satyavijay Naik joins AAP! BJP shaken by development

Impressed by the "Kejriwal model of development" Ex-secretary of BJP and former BJP candidate for Valpoi constituency, Satyavijay Naik joined the Aam Aadmi Party...
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Women Empowerment

Reliance foundation announces Womenconnect challenge India grantees

Mumbai: Ten organizations across India have been selected as grantees through the WomenConnect Challenge India, launched by Reliance Foundation and the U.S. Agency for International Development...

Women will play major role in bringing Congress to power in 2022 – Dr. Seema Fernandes

Margao/Panjim - Congress Party has always respected the women and our governments have always taken initiatives to empower the women in the country. I...

Goa Women’s Forum gives recommendations to tackle issues faced by widows

June 23 is observed as International Widows Day by the United Nations, this day is observed to create awareness about the situation of widows...