Goa: News

Why is Abbott India recalling its antacid Digene gel?

Abbott India has voluntarily recalled batches of its antacid Digene Gel manufactured at the company's Goa facility, following an advisory from the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI).

08 Aug 2023


How Odisha Police busted Rs. 1,000 crore cryptocurrency scam

The Odisha Police has reportedly busted a cryptocurrency investment scam worth Rs. 1,000 crore and arrested two suspects, including the head of Solar Techno Alliance (STA) Crypto Token, Gurtej Singh Sidhu.

17 Jul 2023

S Jaishankar

Jaishankar, O'Brien among 11 to be elected to Rajya Sabha

Foreign Minister S Jaishankar and Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Derek O'Brien are among 11 leaders set to be elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha.

10 Jul 2023

Trinamool Congress

TMC announces candidates for Rajya Sabha elections, including O'Brien

The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Monday announced the names of six candidates for the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls.

05 Jul 2023


BJP's ally AIADMK opposes Uniform Civil Code

The leading regional party in the southern state of Tamil Nadu—All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK)—has strongly opposed the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)-led central government's move to implement the Uniform Civil Code (UCC).

27 Jun 2023

Narendra Modi

Goa, Bihar, Jharkhand get their first Vande Bharat trains

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday flagged off five Vande Bharat Express trains from Rani Kamlapati Railway Station in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh.

Cyclone Biparjoy to intensify further, alert issued in several states

The very severe cyclonic storm Biparjoy will likely intensify further by Sunday and move north-northwestwards in the next 24 hours, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Saturday.

02 Jun 2023

Vande Bharat Express

7 hours 15 minutes: Vande Bharat offers fastest Mumbai-Goa runtime 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to flag off the Mumbai-Goa Vande Bharat Express virtually at around 11:00am on Saturday.

Foreign ministers' SCO meet in Goa today: Here's the agenda

India is all set to host the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Foreign Ministers' Meet in Goa starting Thursday.

12 Apr 2023


Bookmark these beach destinations in India for a relaxing getaway

India is home to some of the world's most picturesque beaches.

31 Mar 2023


Dutch tourist molested, stabbed by resort staff in Goa

A female tourist from the Netherlands was allegedly molested and stabbed at a resort in Goa by a member of the staff, reported ANI.

21 Mar 2023

Reliance Jio

Jio rolls out 5G in 41 more cities: Check coverage

Reliance Jio has rolled out its fifth-generation services in 41 more cities including Udhagamandalam, Narsapur, Margao, Rajouri, Thalassery, and Kumarghat. With the latest rollout, Jio 5G is now live in 406 cities.

13 Mar 2023


Goa: Delhi family attacked with swords, knives; CM reacts

In a shocking incident, a tourist family from Delhi was reportedly attacked with knives and swords in Goa.

01 Mar 2023


 5 traditional desserts to try when in Goa 

Packed with mild and aromatic flavors, Goan cuisine is largely influenced by Konkani, Saraswat, South Indian, British, and Portuguese cuisines.

26 Feb 2023


5 ecotourism festivals in India that worship nature

Festivals form an important part of Indian culture, heritage, tradition, and biodiversity.

15 Feb 2023

Travel And Tourism

Goa Carnival 2023 is here! Here's what you can expect

The stunning beach destination of Goa garners attention for a lot of things that make it so touristy.

Lifeguards in Goa get AI assistance for rescue operations

The lifeguards on Goa's beaches will now receive the assistance of artificial intelligence (AI) while conducting rescue operations.

27 Jan 2023


Craving Konkani food? Try these mouth-watering vegetarian recipes at home

Comprising the coastal areas of Maharashtra, Goa, and Karnataka, the Konkani region is well-known for its scenic beaches, ancient forts, and some mouth-watering food items.

21 Jan 2023


Moscow-Goa flight diverted to Uzbekistan amid bomb threat

Amid a bomb threat, a Goa-bound chartered flight was diverted to Uzbekistan from the Russian capital Moscow.

19 Jan 2023


Maharashtra: 9 dead in car-truck collision on Mumbai-Goa highway

At least nine individuals lost their lives after a car and a truck collided head-on in the Mangaon area on the Mumbai-Goa highway in Maharashtra's Raigad district.

11 Jan 2023

Travel And Tourism

5 cultural fests in India you must attend in 2023

Time to soak in the country's rich culture.

15 Dec 2022

Christmas Day

Visit these Indian places to witness the best Christmas celebrations

Santa Claus is calling you to visit these five places in India.

PM to inaugurate North Goa's 1st airport in Mopa today

With an aim to boost connectivity, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Mopa International Airport in North Goa on Sunday.

09 Dec 2022

Travel And Tourism

5 best places in India for an all-girls trip

The holiday season is finally here and it is time to pack your bags and head to a wonderful destination with your girl gang.

06 Dec 2022


5 picturesque bachelorette party destinations in India

Weddings are all about bidding adieu to your exciting bachelor life and starting a new chapter with your partner with all love and warmth.

09 Nov 2022

Travel And Tourism

5 fascinating bird sanctuaries you must visit in India

Winter is almost here and it marks the arrival of a wide range of migratory birds across the country.

28 Oct 2022

Travel And Tourism

5 picturesque places in India to go dolphin watching

One of the most intelligent aquatic mammals found in the world, dolphins are friendly, and it is a delight to watch them swim in pairs in deep water.

14 Sep 2022

Michael Lobo

Goa Congress in tatters: 8 of 11 MLAs join BJP

In yet another big blow to the already crumbling Indian National Congress (INC), eight of its 11 MLAs in Goa switched to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday.

12 Sep 2022

Travel And Tourism

Grab these 5 awesome things as souvenirs from Goa

Goa is home to many bustling markets from where you can shop your heart out.

12 Sep 2022


MHA recommends CBI probe into Sonali Phogat death: Sources

The Ministry of Home Affairs has recommended a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the death of BJP leader and Tik-Tok star Sonali Phogat.

06 Sep 2022


Haryana: Expensive cars, furniture missing from Sonali Phogat's farmhouse

The saga of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, actor, and social media celebrity Sonali Phogat's death keeps getting murkier.

04 Sep 2022

Goa Police

Sonali Phogat death: Aide Sudhir Sangwan was running extortion racket

Investigation into the mysterious death of Sonali Phogat, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and actor, has revealed that her aide, Sudhir Sangwan, purportedly ran an extortion racket in her name.

03 Sep 2022


Sonali Phogat's aide Sangwan was after her property, claims police

Sudhir Sangwan — the aide of BJP leader and TikTok star Sonali Phogat — who was arrested along with four others accused of conspiring and murdering her, is said to have been eying her property.

31 Aug 2022


Sonali Phogat death: Goa police team reaches Haryana for investigation

A team of Goa police landed in Haryana on Tuesday to continue investigating the mysterious death of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and actor Sonali Phogat.

CBI to take over Sonali Phogat murder case: Details here

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to soon launch an investigation into the mysterious death of Sonali Phogat in Goa.

28 Aug 2022


Sonali Phogat given 'crystal meth' in Goa; one more arrested

Sonali Phogat, the actor and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, was reportedly given the drug methamphetamine, or crystal meth, in Goa hours before her death.

27 Aug 2022

Bigg Boss

Sonali Phogat death: Goa Police arrests shack owner, drug dealer

The Goa Police has arrested two more persons in connection with the suspected murder of actor and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sonali Phogat, bringing the total number of arrests in the case to four, NDTV reported.

24 Aug 2022


Sonali Phogat death: Family suspects foul play, demands CBI probe

After Haryana BJP leader and actor Sonali Phogat's death in Goa, her family dismissed the possibility of her having a heart attack, and demanded a CBI inquiry into the matter.

23 Aug 2022


Who was Sonali Phogat, BJP leader-actor who died in Goa?

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sonali Phogat (42), who reportedly succumbed to a heart attack in Goa late on Monday, was a politician, actor, and content creator from Haryana.

23 Aug 2022


BJP leader Sonali Phogat (42) dies of heart attack

Haryana Bharatiya Janata Party leader and actor Sonali Phogat died after suffering a heart attack in Goa on Monday night. She was 42.

19 Aug 2022

Narendra Modi

Goa becomes first state with piped water in all homes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed the Goa administration on Friday for being the first state to be 'Har Ghar Jal-certified,' which means that every household in Goa has access to piped water.

14 Aug 2022


Central Railway wants to popularize vistadome coaches on Mumbai-Goa route

After receiving a positive response on the scenic Mumbai-Pune Western Ghats section, the Central Railway (CR) in Mumbai plans to expand the popularity of the broader view vistadome train coaches in the scenic Mumbai-Goa Konkan belt.

30 Jul 2022

Smriti Irani

We own the bar: Goan family claims amid Irani row

A fresh element has surfaced in the controversy that linked Union Minister Smriti Irani's daughter to the alleged unlawful operation of a Goa restaurant and bar.

29 Jul 2022

Delhi High Court

Irani case: Delhi HC orders Congress leaders to remove tweets

Amid the ongoing illegal bar row in Goa, Union Minister Smriti Irani scored a big win in a defamation suit against Congress leaders.

24 Jul 2022

Smriti Irani

Goa bar row: Irani sends legal notice to Congress leaders

Union Minister Smriti Irani has sent a legal notice to Congress leaders over allegations that her daughter was running a bar on an illegal license in Goa's Assagao area.

23 Jul 2022


Smriti Irani's family restaurant receives notice over illegal liquor license

A posh Goa eatery, operated by Union minister Smriti Irani's daughter Zoish Irani, has made headlines for its contentious process of renewing a liquor license in the name of a long-deceased individual.

21 Jul 2022


5 places in India to enjoy hot air balloon rides

If you have the long-held bucket list of flying high up in the sky in a gigantic and colorful hot air balloon, then it's time to fulfill your dream and float amongst the fluffy clouds.

20 Jul 2022


5 most iconic libraries in India you must visit

If you are a bookworm and looking for a quiet and peaceful spot to read some of your favorite books, what's better than a library?

09 Jul 2022


Rains continue inundated: IMD issues fresh alert for Maharashtra, Karnataka

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a fresh alert in some parts of the country with the onset of the southwest monsoon.

27 Jun 2022

Travel And Tourism

Salaulim Dam: An incredible offbeat destination in Goa

The Salaulim Dam in Goa is a perfect blend of an irrigation system and an engineering marvel.

15 Jun 2022


5 best places in India to try scuba diving

Scuba diving has become an extremely popular water sport in India in the last few years.