Suggestions on Bhumitra Bill sought online

PANJIM, Aug. 5 -- The Goa government from Wednesday started seeking suggestions from the people of Goa on the controversial Goa Bhumiputra Adhikarini Bill via the Goa online portal. Incidentally, the... Read More

Rainfall to continue: IMD

PANJIM, Aug. 5 -- Goa that received heavy rainfall at various places on Wednesday will continue to receive rainfall at isolated places on Thursday as well. This was forecast by Indian Meteorological D... Read More

Close to 3000 taxi permits to be cancelled

PANJIM, Aug. 5 -- The State government will terminate the permits of 2934 taxis in the State whose registered series start from 0 and 1, for not fitting digital fare meters within the prescribed deadl... Read More

Decision on party president soon: Congress desk in-charge

MARGAO, Aug. 5 -- All India Congress Committee has heard the views of the leaders with regard to the issue pertaining to party president in Goa, Congress in-charge of Goa Desk, Dinesh Rao said on Wedn... Read More

New policy focuses on sustainable water management

PANJIM, Aug. 5 -- After two decades the State government has formulated another Goa State Water Policy 2021 outlining an action plan for sustainable water management and adequate quantity for all huma... Read More

Was the South Goa MP waiting for the wise men to tell him to save Goa?

Goa, Aug. 5 -- l The Goa government has admitted in the Assembly that the Major Ports Bill passed in parliament is going to make all laws protecting our land "useless", in the Port limits l When the ... Read More

One stop centre to support women for justice

MARGAO, Aug. 5 -- "I was mentally distressed and on the verge to make suicide, however, timely emotional and psychological support made me stronger. Now, I have gathered much strength to seek justice"... Read More

Goa's Racing Marshal Cheryl no more

PANJIM, Aug. 5 -- Cheryl Sequeira of Shirvodem-Navelim, wife of former National Motocross and Supercross champion Allan Sequeira, breathed her last in London, on Wednesday. She was 37. Cheryl who was... Read More


Goa, Aug. 5 -- Work life at one of the world's largest newswires where breaking news is the order of the day, can be exciting and at times exasperating too. There are the sublime highs when you've sc... Read More

Letters to the editor (05 August 2021)

Goa, Aug. 5 -- Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and the BJP owe a public apology to every Goan on account of that ill-conceived 'Bhumiputra' legislation that was with ulterior motives hurriedly bulldozed ... Read More