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Cheers to India! All Party Goan support to India for WC match against Pak

Cheers to India! All Party Goan support to India for WC match against Pak

Menchester: In what can be termed as real ‘Nation First’, Deputy Chief Minister and Goa Forward Party Chief Vijai Sardesai on Sunday posted his picture with Congress MLA Babush Monserratte and BJP functionary Dattaprasad Naik…

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Goa to host FIFA Women’s U-17 World Cup matches in 2020

Goa to host FIFA Women’s U-17 World Cup matches in 2020

Panaji: Sports Minister Manohar Ajgaonkar on Monday said that the core team of FIFA was happy with Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in the State, which is tipped off to be one of the venue for FIFA…

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Goa negotiates to write off Rs 10 crore fine by IOA ahead of National Games 2019

Goa negotiates to write off Rs 10 crore fine by IOA ahead of National Games 2019

Panaji: Goa has begun negotiations with the Indian Olympics Association (IOA) to write off the penalty of Rs ten crore imposed on it for constant delays in hosting National Games in the coastal state. Goa’s…

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SESA football lays out strategic roadmap to bet big on future

SESA football lays out strategic roadmap to bet big on future

Panjim: After earning a promotion to the Goa Football Association (GFA) Goa Professional League by winning the first division league, the Sesa Football Academy (SFA) is betting big on future and laying out a robust…

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Athletes of Sanjay school excelled  at special Olympics world summer  games

Athletes of Sanjay school excelled at special Olympics world summer games

Panaji: The athletes of Sanjay  Centre for Special Education Goa Porvorim exceled at the Special Olympics World Summer Games which was held from March  14 to 21, 2019 at Abu Dhabi, UAE. Special Olympics (Bharat) Goa…

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Goa handed penalty of Rs. 10 crore for postponing National Games thrice

Goa handed penalty of Rs. 10 crore for postponing National Games thrice

After Goa postponed the organisation of the 36th National Games thrice, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has now asked the state to pay Rs. 10 crore as penalty. The state had earlier made it clear…

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Unfit Sports minister leaves State Swimming championship participants high and dry

Unfit Sports minister leaves State Swimming championship participants high and dry

Panaji: The Swimmers from Panaji who are preparing for upcoming State Championship are in a rude shock as Sports Authority of Goa has shut down Campal swimming pool to upgrade it. The closure of swimming…

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Goa Fest: Cricketer Virender Sehwag, Bollywood actors Pankaj Tripathi, Kalki Koechlin and Siddhant Chaturvedi amongst speakers

Goa Fest: Cricketer Virender Sehwag, Bollywood actors Pankaj Tripathi, Kalki Koechlin and Siddhant Chaturvedi amongst speakers

Panaji:  The advertising & marketing industry’s apex convention, Goafest 2019 presented by Viacom18 and powered by MX Playerhas announced its list of illustrious speakers line-up. The 3-day convention of the best minds in the industry will see…

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GCA to conduct performance and activity audit of its players 

GCA to conduct performance and activity audit of its players 

Porvorim: Goa Cricket Association (GCA) has resolved to formulate an independent department within the body to conduct performance and activity audit of its players who are representing the State. GCA Annual General Body meeting (AGM) held…

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Pradeep Padgaonkar is unanimous choice for North Goa Lok Sabha constituency.

Pradeep Padgaonkar is unanimous choice for North Goa Lok Sabha constituency.

In a meeting of the Aam Aadmi Party’s North District Committee held today, it was unanimously resolved to propose the name of State Secretary Pradeep Padgaonkar as the party’s candidate in the North Goa constituency…