After weeks of battling anxiety on the luxury cruise liner, Diamond Princess, which was quarantined off the coast of Japan since February 3 due to cases of coronavirus on
Citizens queuing up at the regional transport office (RTO) in Mapusa on Tuesday and Wednesday were in for a rude shock to learn systems were paralysed, and the internet c
Additional sessions court judge Dvijpla Patkar on Wednesday acquitted Ram Bharosh Manji, a native of Bihar, in the alleged rape and murder case of a woman at Canacona.
Following up on his promise to implement the Goa 2035: vision and roadmap report, chief minister Pramod Sawant met with Padma Vibhushan Dr Raghunath Mashelkar and the Vib
Condemning the atmosphere created by CAA protesters during US President Donald Trumps visit, BJPs national spokesperson Sambit Patra said that the protesters, who were un
Goa police's wait to get a cyber forensic lab and training centre to solve cybercrime cases just got a bit more longer as they are not getting enough bids to set up the l
Agriculture minister Chandrakant Kavalekar recently announced that his ministry would establish an agriculture university in Goa within the next one year, to focus on the
The high court of Bombay at Goa on Tuesday issued notices to the principal chief conservator of forests, Goa wildlife board, and four commercial establishments after acti
Chinchinim resident Dhanasth Raikar is looking forward to finally coming home. He is among the 50 Goans onboard the luxury cruiseliner Diamond Princess that has been quar
The state government on Tuesday filed an application before the Supreme Court seeking an interim relief to restrain Karnataka from carrying out construction or any other
Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala and Sikkim have devolved all powers to village panchayats and gram sabhas.
Citizens should not only be concerned about their fundamental rights, but also their fundamental duties.If one does not agree with the .
Next month, students will be encouraged to sleep in schools for five minutes, as institutions will be observing mental fitness week.
Of the 10,670 students who were awarded various degrees at the 32nd annual convocation of the Goa University (GU) on Monday, over 55% were female students, said GUs vice-
Additional sessions court judge Dvijpla Patkar on Monday convicted Ahit Bezbaruah for the murder of Ratan Das. Both, the accused and the deceased, were working as constru
Old Goa police have arrested alleged fraudster Ajju Sindolli, 56. He has been handed over to the Karnataka police who have taken Sindolli to the neighbouring state for fu
Goa utilises only 34% of its groundwater and continues to be in the safe zone where groundwater usage is concerned, according to the latest analysis by the central ground
The high court of Bombay at Goa has come down heavily on Mormugao Planning and Development Authority (MPDA) and a close acquaintance of panchayat minister Mauvin Godinho
From March 1, pre-primary and primary school students, up to the age of 9, will be provided iron and folic acid supplements. The campaign, part of the national iron plus
Thousands attended the Margao carnival float parade that proceeded on the new route in Fatorda on Sunday evening. Earlier in the day, the Margao Carnival Committee, which
Two years after two passengers were killed while alighting from a bus at the Kadamba Transport Corporation (KTC) bus stand in Panaji, the corporation is yet to ensure the
This years Carnival festivities in the state capital seem to have ticked all the right boxes where the quality of floats was concerned, but failed miserably in terms of t
A day after TOI pointed out how the Centre cannot notify the Mhadei Water Disputes Tribunal award of August 14, 2018 for another six months, chief minister Pramod Sawant
The PWD will enrol 1,185 contract workers, earlier employed through a contractor or an agency, into the its labour supply society.
The debt relief scheme for mining-affected borrowers of financial institutions has been further extended till March 31, 2020. The cabinet on Friday granted an ex-post fac
The state government in concurrence with high court of Bombay has constituted a Fast Track Special Court (FTSC) at Panaji, for expeditious trial and disposal of rape case
The code of conduct for the March 22 zilla panchayat elections came into force on Friday with the state election commission declaring the poll schedule.
The state government has received just Rs 132 crore as GST compensation from the Centre for the November-December 2019 period.
The state government on Friday finalised an export strategy aimed at identifying potential sectors so as to help develop infrastructure facilities, services and logistic
Goa government will file an application in the Supreme Court to restrain Karnataka government from taking up any works to divert Mhadei water, said chief minister Pramod
The several thousands who showed up at Azad Maidan in Panaji on Friday to protest against CAA, NPR and NRC pledged not to furnish any information whatsoever for the purpo
The state government has granted permission to open a casino in a starred hotel at Kadamba plateau. Home department sources said that it would be the ninth onshore casino
The state election commission (SEC) is likely to announce the schedule for the March 22 zilla panchayat elections on Friday.
Bihar native Shyamsunder Pandey, 36, accused of murdering his wife in 2018, was acquitted by South Goa principal district and sessions judge B P Deshpande.
While the Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Centre to notify the award given by the Mhadei Water Disputes Tribunal on August 14, 2018, Goa continues to fight a tricky b
To help further reduce the burden of heavy school bags, the directorate of education (DoE) has asked schools to allow two students to share one textbook.
Getting a move on with the auction a fraction of the land parcels of the Special Economic Zones (SEZ), which was taken back from the original promoters, the state governm
The first of the four floating jetties planned in the state under the national waterways (NW) project is ready. Union minister of state for shipping Mansukh Mandaviya and