Contractor arrested for brandishing sword at Bhoma

PONDA, March 6 -- Ponda police on Friday arrested Jaylesh Naik, residing at Panjim and a local from Ponda for brandishing a sword at three Savoiverem locals on the Bhoma National Highway over a fight ... Read More

FC Goa, Mumbai CITY end square in 4-goal rally

PANJIM, March 6 -- FC Goa had their vital players missing the game due to suspension. There were injury concerns. But the determination shown by the young players was possibly more than what they coul... Read More

Letters to the editor (06 March 2021)

Goa, March 6 -- Goa is known as a place where alcoholic drinks flow freely. Many Goans have drinks on a daily basis. Hence it is often said that in Goa there are more bars and taverns than milk-booths... Read More

Owner of SUV found outside Ambani's house with explosives dead in Thane

India, March 6 -- Mansukh Hiren, the man who came forward to say the SUV found with some explosives near billionaire Mukesh Ambani's residence, was a vehicle he had reported stolen on February 18, was... Read More

New Delhi rejects report as 'misleading, misplaced'

India, March 6 -- India on Friday rejected a report by the US government-funded NGO Freedom House that downgraded the country's status as a democracy and free society to "partly free", describing it a... Read More

OCIs need nod for Tablighi, journalistic work: Centre

India, March 6 -- Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) cardholders can't undertake Tablighi Jamaat, journalism, research or mountaineering activities without special permission from the Centre, according t... Read More

K'taka ministers move court against airing of 'defamatory content'

India, March 6 -- Six cabinet ministers of Karnataka have moved the city civil court in Bengaluru in what appears to be a move to restrict the media from publishing or broadcasting "defamatory content... Read More

CM in 1st list; DMK-Cong hit stalemate

India, March 6 -- The ruling AIADMK on Friday announced candidates for six constituencies for the upcoming assembly election, including those of chief minister Edappadi Palaniswami and his deputy O Pa... Read More

EC orders removal of PM's images from vaccine certificates: Officials

India, March 6 -- The Election Commission has asked the Union health ministry to ensure that the photograph of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is removed from the Covid-19 vaccination certificates in the... Read More

BANDULA JAYASEKERA : An Exceptional Human Being

Sri Lanka, March 6 -- He was an exceptional human being. My friend Bandula Jayasekera, was a former Sri Lankan diplomat and senior journalist who was a proud flag-bearer for Sri Lanka. A man with an a... Read More