Wednesday , 12 December 2018

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CM health bulletin: case adjourned as govt fails to file reply

The High Court of Bombay in Goa has fixed the date of the hearing on the chief minister health issue for the 6 of December.The government has been directed to file its reply on Wednesday, the petitioners lawyer told Goa 365 after the hearing. The goverment argument was that it could not file its response on Tuesday owing to the ... Read More »

Goa Affordable Art Fest to begin from December 8

The second edition of Goa Affordable Art Fest (GAAF), all set to begin from December 8 to January 31, 2019 at Museum of Goa (MOG), Pilerne will showcase 400 works of all types of media that includes paintings, drawings, sculptures, photography, and collages. Please like & share: Read More »

Now, desi rituals for desi girl

After the elaborate mehendi and sangeet celebrations on Friday, the weekend saw India’s favourite export Priyanka Chopra tie the knot with beau Nick Jonas in two separate ceremonies — a Christian wedding and a Hindu wedding. The desi girl gave the Jonas family a taste of Indian tradition as she followed all the customs before taking the saat pheras at ... Read More »

Goa celebrates the feast of our ‘Goencho Saib’

The feast of our patron, Saint Francis Xavier was celebrated in Old Goa. The high mass was celebrated by Auxiliary Bishop of Mumbai, Archbishop Barthol Barretto as the main celebrant along with Archbishop of Goa and Daman, Filipe Neri Ferrao and bishop of Sindhudurg, Allwyn Barreto. Please like & share: Read More »

Celebrating good cheer at Hard Rock Hotel

Hard Rock Hotel Goa organised Mingle All The Way to herald the yuletide season. The event was highlighted with a Christmas cake mixing led by vice president of operations, Hard Rock Hotel Goa, Vikas Sharma along with executive chef Arun Vats and his team. Guests and staff were seen blending an array of dry fruits and pouring bottles of spirits ... Read More »


Auxiliary Bishop of Mumbai Barthol Barretto, the main celebrant of High Mass of St Francis Xavier’s feast, raises the host on Monday during the mass at the Basilica of Bomb Jesus,  Old Goa, in the presence of Archbishop of Goa and Daman Filipe Neri Ferrao, bishop of Sindhudurg Allwyn Barretto and other priests Please like & share: Read More »

It’s frustrating for dealers to deal with GST compliance 

SHOMA PATNAIK | NT  PANAJI : Although the goods and service tax has been in force for nearly 18 months, its compliance is proving to be a major headache for dealers in the state. Dealers have said the GST payment  is a pain and abiding to three compliances in December is becoming a strain as it is taking away time from ... Read More »

BBSM seethes as MOI panel report proving to be elusive

PANAJI : The Bharatiya Bhasha Suraksha Manch has demanded immediate resignation by the members of the Bhaskar Naik committee constituted in July 2016 by the then chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar, as it has now been proved that the committee was eyewash, and set up “to fool the voters during the 2017 assembly elections in Goa”. Please like & share: Read More »

Gunning for zone: applications for land conversion pour in

PANAJI: After the government decided to allow change in zones by charging fees, private individuals and constructions firms have begun filing applications for converting to settlement zone not only orchards, but also paddy fields, no-development and  irrigation command areas, saltpans, natural cover and farmlands. Please like & share: Read More »

CCP pins hopes on raids to enforce plastic bag ban 

PANAJI: Tightening the screws on violators of the total ban on plastic carry bags, officials of the Corporation of City of Panaji will start on Tuesday conducting surprise raids on commercial establishments, traders, shopkeepers and fish vendors to check the use of plastic carry bags. Please like & share: Read More »