Bomb hoax delays Delhi-bound Rajdhani in Goa (Second Lead)

June 20th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 20 (IANS) The Delhi-bound Trivandrum Rajdhani Express was delayed by half an hour Wednesday after an anonymous caller rang up to say that a bomb was on board ... Read more...

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Muslim-Dalit political party launched

May 1st, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 1 (IANS) A former police officer, who once arrested absconding underworld don Chhota Shakil, Tuesday launched a new political party-Awami Vikas Party (AVP) to "strengthen" Muslim and Dalit ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Konkan Railway route to normalise Thursday

July 19th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 19 (IANS) Traffic on the Konkan Railway route, which has been affected by landslides in Maharashtra, will normalise by July 21, the company said Tuesday.Konkan Railway Corporation Limited ... Read more...

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Anna Hazare: A modern day Mahatma who battles corruption

April 6th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) His diminutive stature hides his steely resolve. Like Mahatma Gandhi, he uses hunger strike as a weapon to hit out at the mighty. Now, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Goa’s fish haul shrunk 27 percent in five years

March 16th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 16 (IANS) Fish may no longer figure as staple food in Goa as the state's annual fish haul has shrunk by a drastic 27 per cent over the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Where gambling is the stuff of dreams!

February 15th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
By R.R. Kharmujai Shillong, Feb 15 (IANS) Come over to Bara Bazaar on any lazy afternoon and you'll stumble upon many people dozing off at some quiet uninviting corner. The idea is not ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Portfolios of Maharashtra ministers announced

November 9th, 2009 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov 9 (ANI): Portfolios have been allocated to ministers in the new Maharashtra State Cabinet by Chief Minister Ashok Chavan.While Chavan will handle the urban development and the cultural affairs ... Read more...

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Goa said to have registered its first swine flu death

August 22nd, 2009 - 7:20 pm ICT by ANI
Panaji (Goa), Aug.22 (ANI): The coastal state of Goa on Saturday is said to have registered its first swine flu death when a 67-year-old man died at a private hospital here.State health ... Read more...

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Two more swine flu deaths reported in Pune, Chennai

August 22nd, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Pune / Chennai, Aug 22 (ANI): Two more swine flu deaths were reported on Saturday in the country, taking the death toll to 47.One death each was reported from Pune and Chennai.With ... Read more...

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Russian’s death in Goa: railways doubt police theory

May 11th, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 11 (IANS) Konkan railway officials have disputed the police theory that a 19-year-old Russian girl Elena Sukhonova, whose dismembered body was found near the railway tracks near Revora in North ... Read more...

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