Goa Minister apologises for scathing comment on OCIs

Panaji |Thursday, 2019 8:15:05 AM IST

Goa's Ports Minister Michael Lobo on Wednesday apologised for his comments expat Goans, accusing them of poisoning the minds of local residents, but also urged them against instigating people against

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Black room, spotlight, photo exhibition in Goa's hippie mecca

Panaji |Thursday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST

Known in the 1960s as the original abode of the hippies in Goa, the beach village of Anjuna is no Casablanca.

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Alemao threatens to quit over NCP-Sena tieup in Goa

Panaji |Wednesday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

Goa's lone Nationalist Congress Party legislator Churchill Alemao, here on Wednesday, threatened to quit the NCP if it aligned with the Shiv Sena and the Goa Forward, a regional outfit.

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In India, person goes mad if elected as MLA: Goa Governor

Panaji |Tuesday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

Imploring politicians to emulate Mahatma Gandhi vis a vis adoption of morality and humility in public life, Goa Governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday said that in India, a person becomes mad (with power)

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BJP 'extremely secular' in Goa, thanks to Parrikar: Rane

Panaji |Tuesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Goa has become "extremely secular" due to late Manohar Parrikar's efforts, said Health Minister Vishwajit Rane here on Monday.

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Mahatma's political inheritors killed his soul: Goa Governor

Panaji |Tuesday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

Mahatma Gandhi was physically murdered by Nathuram Godse but his soul was killed by his political successors, who reduced him to the status of a 'charkha' (spinning wheel), Goa Governor Satya Pal Mali

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Rashmika Mandanna: I want to do one or two films at a time

Panaji |Tuesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

"Dear Comrade" actress Rashmika Mandanna is working on four films right now and she says she doesn't want to do this again.

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Goa Minister mocks Shiv Sena's plan

Panaji |Monday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST

The Shiv Sena, a party identified with an unsheathed sword, would scare Christians in Goa, Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said, here on Monday, while scoffing at the newly touted alliance between Goa

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No Pakistani, Bangladeshi nationals in Goa slum: BJP

Panaji |Monday, 2019 11:45:05 PM IST

Amid reports of the alleged presence of Pakistani and Bangladeshi nationals in the Indiranagar slum in the coastal state, Goa BJP Minority Morcha vice president Maula Ali Shaikh on Monday demanded a p

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Expats 'poisoning' Goans, claims minister

Panaji |Sunday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

Accusing expats settled in Europe of "poisoning the minds" of resident Goans, state Ports Minister Michael Lobo on Saturday said that those who have migrated to Portugal or the UK cannot comment on th

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Mining may resume in Goa by Dec, says Minister

Panaji |Sunday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

Mining in Goa, banned since March 2018 following a Supreme Court directive, might start by December or January 2020, Goa's Transport Minister Mauvin Godinho said here on Saturday.

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Keep ego, personal aspirations aside: Kamat to Thackeray

Panaji |Sunday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Egos, high-handedness and self-centric aspirations must be kept aside to run a successful coalition government, former Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat said here on Saturday.

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