Dissolution looms large as political imbalance surfaces

PANJIM, Feb. 16 -- Even as the BJP is trying hard to convince alliance partner MGP not to contest the Shiroda and Mandrem bypolls, another coalition partner GFP seems to have dropped a bomb at Mapusa.... Read More

GFP willing to back Francis' son

PANJIM, Feb. 16 -- Paying homage to the late Francis D'Souza at his residence at Mapusa, Goa Forward Party president Vijai Sardesai said he is willing to back Joshua, son of the leader. Speaking to r... Read More

Not just port, but local sources leading to pollution in Vasco: Study

PANJIM, Feb. 16 -- In what could shock Vasco residents, Goa State Pollution Control Board's (GSPCB) interim report on the Source Apportionment Study of the town with regard to pollution caused due to ... Read More

Karnataka farmers stop sugarcane supply to Sanjeevani Factory

PONDA, Feb. 16 -- The woes of Sanjeevani Sugar Factory are never ending: First, the factory delayed to commence the crushing season for want of pollution certificate; then, it was further delayed due ... Read More

Thousands pay tributes to Mapusa MLA at his residence

MAPUSA, Feb. 16 -- On Friday politicians, party workers, well-wishers and people from the constituency flooded the residence of former deputy chief minister Francis D'Souza at Mapusa in condolence. A... Read More

Activist granted anticipatory bail

MARGAO, Feb. 16 -- The Sessions Court at Panjim has granted anticipatory bail to Rama Kankonkar, an activist and resident of Azzosim who was accused of molestation during a site inspection by a group ... Read More

Carnival celebrations to be disabled friendly

PANJIM, Feb. 16 -- For the first time, the annual Carnival celebrations will be disabled friendly with Enable Travel, accessible holiday specialist, along with India's first wheelchair taxi service Ez... Read More

Child laws not enforced in Goa: NGO

MARGAO, Feb. 16 -- President of Bailancho Ekvott Auda Viegas while making a fervent plea to make Goa safe for children said good laws like Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act and Goa Child... Read More

Nation stands as one on Pulwama

Goa, Feb. 16 -- The terrorist attack at Pulwama that led to the deaths of 40 Central Reserve Police Force jawans is condemnable and India has to send a strong message internationally that such attacks... Read More

NH66 blocked at Mashem for an hour after truck uproots coconut tree

CANACONA, Feb. 16 -- With authorities closing the Belgaum-Goa road via Anmod for widening, the increased traffic on already congested narrow National Highway-66 passing through Canacona is facing freq... Read More