Goa News

20-04-14

SANGUEM: The work on construction of the new market complex at Sanguem was started some two years ago, but there are no signs of its completion yet. 

20-04-14

PANAJI: Following a clear-cut direction from the Congress high command, the Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) on Saturday announced a ban on invitations to Congress MLA from Dabolim Mauvin Godinho for all party events including important meetings of the

20-04-14

VASCO: Reacting to the statement of GPCC spokesperson Durgadas Kamat, Dabolim MLA Mauvin Godinho on Saturday challenged GPCC president John Fernandes to expel him from the party and said that he is not waiting for any kind of mercy.

20-04-14

PANAJI: With the incidents of chain and bag snatching rising in the state, Goa police has now devised a plan in order to increase the detection rate, which according to information available is close to minimal.

20-04-14

PANAJI: The harvesting, threshing and winnowing of the paddy crop is almost on the verge of completion in the state and farmers having small paddy fields prefer to carry out these activities with the help of their family

20-04-14

MARGAO: The principal district and sessions court, South Goa on Saturday rejected the bail application of Lester Barretto, the manager of Margao hotel who has been arrested by the Margao police in connection with the sex racket case.

20-04-14

PONDA: Nephew of Sanvordem MLA Ganesh Gaonkar, Prasad Gaonkar was killed in an accident involving a truck and a motorcycle at Shiroda on Saturday.  

20-04-14

BICHOLIM: In a major robbery, two houses in Bicholim were targeted by robbers on Saturday. In the first case, gold ornaments worth around Rs 30 lakh were taken away from a house at Parvatinagar-Kulan in Bicholim. Another house in close vicinity was also robbed of valuables of Rs 71,000

20-04-14

MARGAO: Agnelo Naik arrested by Margao police for attempt to commit murder of one Devang Gosalia was granted conditional bail by the additional sessions court. The court after hearing the arguments of defense and public prosecutor ordered to release Naik on a bail of Rs 20,000 with one surety in like amount and also to report to the investigating police officer for seven days.

20-04-14

MARGAO: A resident of Tamil Nadu was arrested by the Margao police late night on Friday for hurting religious sentiments. Police said that the 33-year-old man Sellupeermar Kumar threw a