ISL: FC Goa complete Jorge Ortiz signing

Panaji |Friday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

FC Goa on Thursday confirmed that the club has completed the permanent signing of forward Jorge Ortiz on a free transfer. The 28-year-old has penned a two-year contract with the club, keeping him as a

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Three electricity dept workers die in road mishap in Goa

Panaji |Friday, 2020 6:45:05 AM IST

Three workers of the Goa electricity department died and six others injured when a truck ferrying them turned turtle at Borim village in South Goa, police said.

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Three trains diverted as tunnel wall caves in Goa

Panaji |Thursday, 2020 6:15:06 PM IST

Three passenger trains, including the Delhi-Goa Rajdhani Express have been diverted, after a small portion of a tunnel at Pernem village in Goa collapsed on Thursday morning following heavy rains, an

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Goa witnesses record 348 corona cases in a day

Panaji |Thursday, 2020 4:45:05 AM IST

Goa on Wednesday witnessed a record 348 new coronavirus cases in a day, taking its total active cases to 2,072, the Health Department said.

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Goa IMA expresses concern over deaths at Covid facility

Panaji |Thursday, 2020 6:45:05 AM IST

The Goa chapter of the Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Wednesday expressed concern over the increasing number of deaths at the state's only designated Covid hospital, citing non-availability of sp

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NIH Roorkee to study salinity in Goa's Mhadei river: Centre

Panaji |Thursday, 2020 11:45:06 PM IST

The Union Ministry of Jal Shakti has appointed the National Institute of Hydrology, Roorkee to study the salinity in Goa's Mhadei river, according to Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat.

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Stop using cruel methods to kill male chicks: Goa govt

Panaji |Thursday, 2020 10:15:05 PM IST

Following petitioning by PETA, the Goa government's Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services (AHVS) department has warned hatcheries and poultry farms from using "cruel methods" to kill newborn male c

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Covid management bigger priority than new Raj Bhavan: MoS

Panaji |Thursday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

Amid the ongoing war of words between Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and Governor Satya Pal Malik over construction of a new Raj Bhavan complex, Union Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik on T

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Tiger reserve in Goa: HC issues notice to state govt, NTCA

Panaji |Thursday, 2020 8:15:06 PM IST

A Bombay High Court division bench in Goa on Thursday issued notice to the Goa government and the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) following a public interest litigation seeking declaratio

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Landslides disrupt road, rail traffic to and from Goa

Panaji |Wednesday, 2020 10:15:06 PM IST

Rail and road traffic to and from Goa was disrupted on Wednesday due to landslides along the Goa-Karnataka border following heavy rain in the region.

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'Announce financial package on the occasion of Ram Temple ceremony'

Panaji |Wednesday, 2020 6:15:06 AM IST

On the occasion of the foundation stone-laying ceremony of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya, Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant should announce a financial package for vulnerable groups who have been hit hard

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Goa govt to recover Rs 3,431 crore dues from errant mining companies

Panaji |Wednesday, 2020 3:45:06 AM IST

The Goa government will recover dues to the tune of Rs 3,431 crore from companies being probed for illegal mining in the state, an undertaking submitted to the Bombay High Court bench here said.

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