Bailancho Ekvott demands inquiry into setting of 'inappropriate' exam paper

PANJIM, May 26 -- Auda Viegas, a former English question paper setter and convenor of NGO Bailancho Ekvott has criticised the use of inappropriate questions in the SSC English paper and has demanded f... Read More

Forum calls for more efficient running of Shramik Express trains

PANJIM, May 26 -- Goa People's Voices (COVID-19 Response) has sought government's intervention for efficient running of Shramik Express Trains, while claiming that precise planning should be adopted f... Read More

Curchorem Merchant Assn oppose hike in garbage fees

PANJIM, May 26 -- Curchorem Merchant Association (CMA) on Monday vehemently opposed any hike in garbage collection fees by Curchorem-Cacora Muncipal Council (CCMC) as proposed by the Directorate of Mu... Read More

Starred hotels in N Goa's coastal belt 'allowing' backdoor entry for tourists!

PANJIM, May 26 -- The State government is on record for stating that it has not permitted any hotel to operate; however, it's shocking that some starred hotels in North Goa's coastal belt have been re... Read More

GPSC finding it tough to fill up vacant cadre posts in govt jobs

PANJIM, May 26 -- Ahead of a meeting of Departmental Promotion Committee (DPC), the Goa Public Service Commission (GPSC) is facing a tough time in filling up cadre postings in the government departmen... Read More

Goa Board inquiring into SSC English paper controversy

PANJIM, May 26 -- Before the weekend, those who set the controversial English question paper of the SSC Board exam will be known as the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary School Education (GB... Read More

Most travellers opt for home quarantine

PANJIM, May 26 -- A majority of people who arrived on domestic flights and trains on Monday have opted for home quarantine and not TrueNAT testing. Health Secretary Nila Mohanan, in her daily media b... Read More

15 flights scheduled, but only 3 land in Goa

PANJIM, May 26 -- Of the 15 flights that were scheduled to arrive in Goa on Monday, only three landed at the Goa International Airport, Dabolim. Two Indigo flights and one Air Asia landed at the air... Read More


PANJIM, May 25 -- It feels great to be back writing my column after a gap of almost 2 months, the hibernation was making me itchy to pen my thoughts as the new order of the pandemic COVID-19 takes ove... Read More

Getting your business back on track

PANJIM, May 25 -- Our lives are slowly limping back to a new normal. We've realized that the coronavirus will be with us for some time to come. And that we've got to learn to live with it. Hopefully, ... Read More