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Rajasthan duo held for theft in Goa

Panaji |Sunday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST

Two persons from Rajasthan were arrested on Saturday for stealing valuables from tourists at North Goa's popular Mandrem beach, the police said.

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Goa bus operators oppose 15-year scrapping rule

Panaji |Saturday, 2021 8:15:06 PM IST

Bus operators in Goa from Monday will launch protests against the Central government's new vehicle scrapping policy, which advocates scrapping of public transport vehicles every 15 years and necessita

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Tejpal case: 'Hotel CCTV footage will demolish prosecution'

Panaji |Saturday, 2021 8:15:06 PM IST

Hotel CCTV footage will demolish the arguments of the prosecution in the rape case filed against former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal, defence lawyer Rajeev Gomes said on Saturday.

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Teachers, not parents can guide student's careers: Goa CM

Panaji |Saturday, 2021 7:15:06 PM IST

Teachers, alone and not parents can guide students to achieve career goals, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Saturday, while speaking at a function in his Assembly constituency of Sanquelim to fel

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Oppn in Goa slams rescheduling of municipal poll dates

Panaji |Saturday, 2021 3:15:05 AM IST

The opposition in Goa has slammed the State Election Commissioner for rescheduling the dates for polls in five municipal council areas, even as the Supreme Court is expected to deliver its judgement o

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Summer is here in Goa and so is the season's urrak

Panaji |Saturday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST

To a Goaphile, the first signs of summer in the coastal paradise have little to do with the obvious change in weather.

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Goa govt corporations work on plans for self reliance: CM

Panaji |Friday, 2021 10:15:06 PM IST

The Goa government's major corporation, the Goa State Infrastructure Development Corporation has been directed to come up with concrete plans to bid for central government infrastructure projects in t

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BJP faces a new stumbling block for Panaji municipal polls; Parrikar's son

Panaji |Friday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST

Late Manohar Parrikar's bastion, Panaji, may be in the throes of chaos, thanks to a series of fast-paced political developments over the last two years, but the spectre of the former Defence Minister

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Goa Port to set up special ferry service for inbound cruise tourists

Panaji |Thursday, 2021 3:15:06 AM IST

Goa's only major port, the Mormugao Port Trust, operated by the Centre is planning to develop a ferry circuit to cater to the international cruise ship tourists visiting the state.

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SC stays HC ruling on Goa municipal polls

Panaji |Thursday, 2021 6:45:05 PM IST

The BJP in Goa on Thursday welcomed the order of the Supreme Court of India, staying a March 2 order of the Bombay High Court bench in Panaji, which had postponed polls in five municipal councils.

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Cheeky Goa police ad offers 'sea view prison' for drug abusers

Panaji |Thursday, 2021 1:45:06 AM IST

Often at the receiving end of blunt media coverage, the Goa Police on Wednesday pulled off smooth, cheeky wordplay in a print advertisement aimed at creating awareness about drug abuse in the coastal

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Goa has scope for exploiting maritime trade: CM

Panaji |Wednesday, 2021 3:15:06 AM IST

Goa has scope for exploiting maritime-linked trade, especially in the areas of import and export of commodities and tourism, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Tuesday, a day before he is scheduled

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