Govt on fast-track mission to destroy Goan identity: Goencho Avaaz

PANJIM, Jan. 16 -- Goencho Avaaz on Tuesday said that the BJP-led coalition government has no right to celebrate Opinion Poll Day on January 16, as the government is on a fast-track mission to decimat... Read More

Time to rededicate efforts to preserve the identity

Goa, Jan. 16 -- On the eve of Opinion Poll Day, the new kid on the block - Goencho Avaaz - has spoken of a dream that the past generations of this land had for Goa which led to the demand of a separat... Read More

Cold wave continues in Kashmir, Drass freezes at minus 26.6

Srinagar, Jan. 15 -- The minimum temperatures throughout the valley and the Ladakh region remained several notches below the freezing point. Kargil recorded the night's lowest temperature at minus 19... Read More

Mandrem Paryatan Mahotsav 2019 from Jan 18

Panaji, Jan. 15 -- For the first time Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC) will be organizing the Mandrem Paryatan Mahotsav 2019 from January 18 to 20 at Mandrem in North Goa. Addressing a pr... Read More

Davao City to hold product expositions with sister cities

Manila, Jan. 15 -- The city government aims to boost the marketing of local products and strengthen partnership with sister cities by holding shows and expositions this year. Lemuel Ortonio, Davao Cit... Read More

India's mega Hindu festival begins under cloud of toxic air

Prayagraj, Jan. 15 -- India's Hindu nationalist-led government is splashing out on a religious megafest, spending unprecedented sums as part of a strategy to focus on the country's majority Hindu popu... Read More

'Nepal offers huge opportunity for South Asian market'

Nepal, Jan. 15 -- Diego Graffi is the CEO and managing director of Piaggio Vehicles. He is associated with the company for more than a decade. A graduate in mechanical engineer, he formerly worked wit... Read More

Tourism to Israel continues to increase at record-breaking rates

U.S., Jan. 15 -- Israel had its best tourism year to date, with more than 4.12 million tourist entries recorded from January to December 2018, an increase of about 14% compared to 2017, and 42% more t... Read More

Province 2 govt employees protest against manhandling of secretary by minister

LAHAN, Jan. 15 -- Various labor unions on Monday submitted a joint memorandum to Province 2 Chief Minister Lalbabu Raut, demanding action against the province's Financial Affairs and Planning Minister... Read More

World's first Ritz-Carlton Reserve announces new executive team

U.S., Jan. 15 -- Phulay Bay, the world's first Ritz-Carlton Reserve property, located in Krabi, Thailand, is pleased to announce its new executive team, Ruby Garcia as General Manager and Nathan Chilc... Read More