People feel bad when I speak against Portuguese atrocities: Goa CM

Panaji |Thursday, 2023 11:51:22 AM IST

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday said that when he speaks about injustice done to Goans by Portuguese some people feel bad about.

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People have started practicing yoga regularly: Goa Guv

Panaji |Thursday, 2023 11:51:09 AM IST

Citing a quote from Bhagavad Gita that Yoga is the journey of the self, through the self to the self, Goa Governor P. S. Sreedharan Pillai on Wednesday said that Yoga provides many health benefits due

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Goa CM should ask Maha govt to permanently stop Virdi dam work: Cong

Panaji |Thursday, 2023 11:51:04 AM IST

Congress leader Girish Chodankar on Wednesday dared Chief Minister Pramod Sawant to ask the Maharashtra government to permanently stop work of the Virdi Dam if he was concerned about the water issue o

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BJP rubbing salt to common man's wounds: Goa AAP

Panaji |Thursday, 2023 11:50:57 AM IST

Slamming the BJP's 'tiffin par charcha' campaign, AAP's Goa President Amit Palekar said on Tuesday that it was only "rubbing salt to the wounds of the common man who is finding it impossible to run th

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One held in Goa over remarks against Shivaji Maharaj

Panaji |Thursday, 2023 11:51:30 AM IST

The Goa police on Wednesday arrested a local person for allegedly remarks against Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.

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Panchayat's ultimatum to remove Shivaji statue draws protest in Goa

Panaji |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:22 AM IST

Tension prevailed at Calangute in North Goa on Tuesday after the local panchayat issued a notice to remove a statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj installed recently in its jurisdiction.

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Foreign tourist arrivals increasing in India: Minister

Panaji |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:15 AM IST

Union Minister for Tourism and Culture G. Kishan Reddy on Tuesday said that foreign tourist arrivals during the period of January to April 2023 were 166 per cent higher than compared to last year.

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Goa govt running smoothly, reshuffle can come later: BJP MLA

Panaji |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:06 AM IST

Goa BJP MLA Sankalp Amonkar on Tuesday said that there is no need of a reshuffle in cabinet at this juncture, which can come later, as the present cabinet is functioning smoothly.

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Man arrested in Goa for sending obscene photos to minor girl

Panaji |Wednesday, 2023 11:20:59 AM IST

The Goa Police on Monday arrested a man for allegedly sending obscene photographs to a minor girl.

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Youth held in Goa for harassing his female friend

Panaji |Tuesday, 2023 12:51:20 PM IST

Goa Police have arrested a man for allegedly demanding sexual favours from his female friend.

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Goa plans to expand tourism offerings: Minister

Panaji |Tuesday, 2023 12:51:20 PM IST

Goa Tourism Minister Rohan Khaunte said on Monday that the state plans to expand its tourism offerings by promoting lesser-explored areas like spirituality, health and wellness, eco-tourism, and tradi

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India has immense potential in cruise industry: Tourism Minister Reddy

Panaji |Tuesday, 2023 12:51:11 PM IST

Union Minister of Tourism G Kishan Reddy on Monday said that with an extended coastline of 7500 km and home to large rivers, India has immense growth potential in the cruise industry.

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