NOISE POLLUTERS FINALLY FACE THE 'MUSIC': HC shuts down all outdoor music after 10 pm

PANJIM, Dec. 1 -- The trance and rave party big daddies have been silenced. The permission-less illegal music shows on dream beaches, forests, and underground locations have faced the music from the H... Read More

Court chides CB for filing 'vague' say in food grains smuggling case

PANJIM, Dec. 1 -- The Sessions Court chided the Crime Branch (CB) investigation officer (IO) for filing a 'vague' say to the two anticipatory bail pleas filed by the prime accused Sachin Naik and Vire... Read More

Another twist: Union minister suggests 'vertical' IIT in Goa

MARGAO, Dec. 1 -- The Union Minister of State (MoS) for Entrepreneurship, Skill Development, Electronics & Technology, Rajeev Chandrasekhar said the Central government will consider finding a solution... Read More

Make it mandatory for new lease holders to employ retrenched mine workers, GMPF urges State govt

PONDA, Dec. 1 -- The Goa Mining People's Front (GMPF) has demanded that the State government impose a condition that new lease holders employ retrenched Goan mine workers when they resume operations, ... Read More

Raia Panchayat inspects hillock after locals complain about dumping of garbage, drug use in the area

MARGAO, Dec. 1 -- Following complaints raised by the residents of Arlem and Raia over the issue of illegal dumping of garbage and other related problems at a hillock in the village, the Raia Village P... Read More

Tourism Dept seizes 10 truckloads of unauthorised deck beds, umbrellas from Morjim Beach

PERNEM, Dec. 1 -- The Tourism Department, along with the Tourist Police, raided the Vithaldas Wada stretch of Morjim Beach and seized three truckloads of illegally-placed deck beds, beach umbrellas an... Read More

Chicalim fatal accident: Police arrest owner of car driven by minor

VASCO, Dec. 1 -- The Vasco police on Wednesday arrested Tahir Khan (27) from Mapusa, whose vehicle, while being driven by a minor, caused a fatal accident that left a woman dead. Two-wheeler rider Ree... Read More

Bhakti receives Arjuna award

Goa, Dec. 1 -- She is the first non-footballer from the state to be conferred the honour. Bhakti is also the first Goan woman to win the prestigious award. Communicating from New Delhi, she said, "I ... Read More

Anushri sets up title clash with Galya

PANJIM, Dec. 1 -- Anushri Naik has set up a title clash with Galya Fernandes in Women's singles while Anshuman Agarwal, Dheeraj Rai, Diljeet Velingker and G. Arvind Kumar have moved into the Men's sin... Read More

Letters to the editor ( 01 December 2022)

Goa, Dec. 1 -- Stop discrimination of those with HIV/AIDS Today is World AIDS Day. Each year, on December 1, the world commemorates World AIDS Day with a clarion call for people around the world to u... Read More