Friday , 24 May 2019

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FC Goa organised their 3rd grassroots festival

FC Goa organised their 3rd grassroots festival with the finals of their inter-centre football tournament held at Pilar on Friday. The finals coincided with the celebration of ‘AFC Grassroots Day’.  The tournament which began on May 4 saw participation of 16 schools. In a keenly-fought final match Fr Agnel HS, Pilar Centre got the better of St Rita’s HS, Maina ... Read More »

Our Lady of Fatima at Mae de Deus chapel Gaunsavaddo

Janice Pereira places a  crown of white roses on the statue of Our Lady of Fatima at Mae de Deus chapel Gaunsavaddo,  Siolim on Friday. As per village tradition, the bride does the honour of crowning the statue as a token of gratitude to the divine queen. Read More »

Summer Weather

The rising level of mercury has driven people to the beaches for some relief from the hot weather conditions. Many people were seen relaxing on the Miramar beach on Saturday. Read More »

Gomant Sharada Puraskar

Dr Pratibha Rai, Jnanpith Awardee from Odisha felicitating Prof Gopalrao Mayekar with Gomant Sharada Puraskar at Kala Academy in the presence of chairman of Kala Academy, Vishnu Wagh, vice chairman of Kala Academy Raja Khedekar and Deepak Desai. Read More »


Customers take their mango pick at the Panaji market on Wednesday. Prices of mankurad variety have come down:  a dozen of the variety is sold for Rs 300 to Rs 800. Read More »

Caught without helmet

A traffic cop signals a two-wheeler rider to halt along the side of road before issuing him a challan for violating the ‘compulsory wearing of helmets’ rule on National Highway 17, near the Panaji KTC bus stand, on Wednesday. Wearing of helmet by two-wheeler riders has been made mandatory by the state government from April 1 on all roads in ... Read More »

Best Favourite Beach Destination

Valsala Vijayan, deputy resident commissioner, Goa receiving the ‘Best Favourite Beach Destination’ award for Cavelossim Beach from Dr Lalit K Panwar, secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, organised by Outlook Traveller Magazine. Read More »