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Run Free, a night run for women

Sole Mates, a voluntary group of runners organised ‘Run Free’, a night run to commemorate Women’s Day. The idea for the run came about because women hesitate to run alone and choose to run in the morning due to the fear of being attacked. The aim of the run was to enable women to run without fear. Please like & ... Read More »

Women supporting women

Udant, an NGO based in Santa Cruz celebrated International Women’s Day. Please like & share: Read More »

‘Lucky it wasn’t a dance-off with Madhuri’

When we meet her at the Dharma office, Alia Bhatt — looking sprightly as always — can barely conceal her happiness after having watched the cut of Ghar More Pardesiya, the first song from Kalank. “There was no scope of going wrong with this,” says the actor. Please like & share: Read More »

CM’s floor test on Tue, claims will complete 3 years, mining priority

Newly sworn in Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant took over the reins on Tuesday morning.He will seek trust vote on Wednesday and then fly to Delhi the next day. He has set four priorities including resolving the mining issue. Dr Sawant started his day on Tuesday by paying condolence visit to the family of Manohar Parrikar at his Taleigao residence. ... Read More »

Is Deepak adamant on Shiroda? Will BJP split MGP?

Bharatiya Janata Party has claimed that it would never split the coalition parties like Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party or Goa Forward. But the latest news is that BJP may go ahead with its earlier plan of creating split within the MGP since Deepak Dhavalikar has refused to withdraw from contesting in Shiroda. It is learnt that Sudin Dhavalikar was made the ... Read More »

Panaji by-election could be held on 23 April; ECI to take a call

With the demise of Manohar Parrikar, it is likely that by-election for Panaji seat would also be held on 23rd April along with Lok Sabha and by-elections of three vacant seats.Goa Electoral Office has already intimated the Election Commission about it. Additional Chief Electoral Officer Narayan Sawant says that Election Commission of India has to take a final call on ... Read More »

Sawant takes oath as Goa CM

PANAJI: After hectic deliberations with alliance partners Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party and Goa Forward Party that went late into the night, BJP’s Pramod Sawant was sworn in as the 24th Chief Minister of the state at 1.48 am. Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party leader Ramakrishna ‘Sudin’ Dhavalikar, Goa Forward Party chief Vijai Sardesai, Manohar Ajgaonkar, Rohan Khaunte, Govind Gaude, Vinod Palyekar, Jayesh Salgaonkar, Mauvin Godinho, ... Read More »

Parrikar cremated with full state honours

PANAJI: The mortal remains of former chief minister Manohar Parrikar were consigned to flames Monday evening, at an especially erected funeral pyre along the Miramar beach, with the backdrop of the setting sun. He was accorded state funeral with full military honours. Please like & share: Read More »

Dhavalikar brothers skip Parrikar’s funeral

PANAJI: Minister for Public Works Ramakrishna ‘Sudin’ Dhavalikar and president of the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party Pandurang ‘Deepak’ Dhavalikar were conspicuous by their absence at the funeral of former chief minister Manohar Parrikar attended by people from all walks of life. Please like & share: Read More »