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Rain ruins RCB’s playoff hopes

Bengaluru: Royal Challengers Bangalore were knocked out of the 2019 Indian Premier League after rain ruined a thrilling match against Rajasthan Royals in Bengaluru. Read More »

Sesa FA slam seven past Goa Velha, claim top spot

Ella: Sesa Football Academy climbed to the top of the table as they trounced Goa Velha Sports Club by a massive 7-0 margin in the GFA First Division League match played at Ella Ground, Dempo SC Academy ground, Ella-Old Goa on Tuesday. Read More »


Carmona SC march into semis SERAULIM: Carmona SC entered the semifinals of Seraulim Panchayat Cup football tournament defeating USC Seraulim 6-5 via tie-breaker in the quarterfinal played at Seraulim grounds on Tuesday. The teams played a goalless draw during the regulation time. In the tie-breaker Carmona SC proved to be better shooters. Read More »

Merger of MGP’s splinter group into BJP: Speaker gets time till June 12 to file reply

Panaji: On the petition challenging the order of the Speaker dated March 27, 2019, approving the recent merger of the breakaway group of MGP into BJP, the counsel for Speaker Tuesday contended before the High Court of Bombay at Goa that the order cannot be challenged as it is an administrative decision. Read More »

Cong, tourism stakeholders slam Babu’s Dubai junket

Panaji: Describing the junket of the tourism department to Dubai as “squandering of public money”, the Congress party on Tuesday said that “such family trips to foreign countries have never succeeded in increasing the number of tourists arriving in Goa.” Read More »

89.59% students clear HSSC exam

Panaji: The passing percentage of Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) examination conducted by the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) in March has increased by 4.06 per cent than the last year but it was still below the 2016 result, which had recorded the highest percentage of 90.10 per cent in five years. Read More »

Babush declares assets worth Rs 21.61 crore

Panaji: Congress candidate for the Panaji bypoll Atanasio ‘Babush’ Monserrate has assets to the tune of Rs 21.61 crore in his name including the assets of his spouse, while assets of Bharatiya Janata Party candidate for the bypoll Sidharth Kuncalienker total Rs 6.02 crore. Read More »

Goa ATS chief advises business concerns to prioritise security

The Goa Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) has a team of over 110 personnel including 70 trained commandos. In an interview with Amresh Parab, Superintendent of Police, ATS, Pankaj Kumar Singh says that security infrastructure should be given top priority by all the business establishments. He also says that the Goa ATS has plans to augment its capacity both, at the ... Read More »

Israel honours 1971 war hero Jacob

Jerusalem : Israel on Tuesday honoured Lt Gen (retd) Jack Farj Rafael (JFR) Jacob, who negotiated the historic surrender of Pakistani troops in Dhaka after the 1971 Bangladesh’s liberation war, with a plaque on the Wall of Honour at the Ammunition Hill here. Read More »