Breaking News

Goa News

Goa News

People asked to take care of newly renovated garden

PANAJI: Four days after the Corporation of the City of Panaji inaugurated the Jardim de Garcia da Orta, popularly known as municipal garden, the CCP Commissioner, Mr Elvis Gomes appealed to the public to display civic sense and take care of the garden as it was their own.

Read More »

Multi-tasking combine harvester introduced

PANAJI: The mechanisation of agricultural sector in Goa took another step forward, when the Indian Council for Agricultural Research, the department of agricultural and Reviva Goa introduced a multi-tasking combine harvester in the fields around Saligao village, Saturday morning.

Read More »

11 file nominations in Valpoi

VALPOI: On the sixth day of the filing of nominations, returning officer for Valpoi municipal election, Mr Gaurish Kutikar received nomination papers from 11 candidates.
Altogether 37 candidates have filed their nominations till date.

Read More »

Karnataka drama in Goa

PANAJI: The main political parties, the Bharatiya Janata Party and Janata Dal (Secular) on Friday continued to jostle to win over the dissident Karnataka legislators now camping in a five star resort in South Goa for the second straight day, even as no end appeared in sight to the ongoing political crisis in the neigbouring state.

Read More »

Cong has no role in K’taka crisis, says Digambar

PANAJI: After playing "perfect hosts" on Thursday to the dissident group of MLAs from Karnataka, the state Congress leaders preferred to keep themselves away from the scene of action at the five star resort in South Goa on Friday, apparently not to give an opportunity to the Bharatiya Janata Party leadership to charge the Congress of encouraging dissidence in Karnataka.

Read More »

Juries begin animation, short film selection

PANAJI: A panel of juries has started the process of selection of short films, documentaries, and animation films for international competition section as well as competition section for Vasudha Award, under the Short Film Centre of the Entertainment Society of Goa. The SFC will be inaugurated on November 23, on the sidelines of the International Film Festival of India 2010.

Read More »

RTI response good in state: Keny

PANAJI: While the state is observing the RTI Week, the chief information commissioner, Mr M S Keny, on Friday, said that the response to the Right to Information Act in Goa is pretty good in the state with the government officials more willing to share information.

Read More »