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Jackie Shroff, Remo D'Souza make a pitch for a garbage-free planet
Panaji, Nov 27 (IANS) Jackie Shroff on Sunday stated that mother earth will bless us if we take care of her and keep the surroundings clean.
2022-11-27
Category: India, Goa,Cinema/Showbiz,Betting Central
Unfortunately in Indian cinema, we have two climaxes: A Sreekar Prasad
Panaji, Nov 26 (IANS) If the climax is not good then the film seems incomplete. Unfortunately in Indian cinema, we have two climaxes, one at the interval and another one at the end, renowned film editor A. Sreekar Prasad said here.
2022-11-26
Category: India, Goa,Cinema/Showbiz
'Manipuri films projecting people's culture, life have always drawn global attention'
Panaji, Nov 25 (IANS) Manipuri films projecting the state's culture and way of life have been drawing global attention for the past 50 years, filmmakers and producers from the northeastern state said on Friday.
2022-11-25
Category: India, Goa,Cinema/Showbiz,Religion
IFFI showcases Jaydip Mukherjee's 'Other Ray: The Art of Satyajit Ray'
Panaji, Nov 25 (IANS) Director Jaydip Mukherjee's 34-minute non-feature film 'Other Ray: The Art of Satyajit Ray' was showcased in the Indian Panorama section as part of the special section on Satyajit Ray at International Film Festival of India.
2022-11-25
Category: India, Goa,Cinema/Showbiz
There is no magic bullet to tackle climate change: Director Daniel Goldhaber
Panaji, Nov 25 (IANS) Daniel Goldhaber, director of 'How to Blow Up a Pipeline', on Friday said that there is no magic bullet or immediate remedy to tackle climate change, but there is a need for the right kind of conversations.
2022-11-25
Category: India, Goa,National,Cinema/Showbiz
Followed dictum of 'less is more' while playing role in 'Lost': Yami Gautam
Panaji, Nov 24 (IANS) Actress Yami Gautam has said that she followed the dictum of 'less is more' while playing the lead role in Hindi Film 'Lost', which she said was very challenging.
2022-11-24
Category: India, Goa,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Animation diverse, vast medium that can tell any story: Mark Osborne
Panaji, Nov 22 (IANS) American filmmaker Mark Osborne on Tuesday said animation is a diverse and vast medium that can tell any story.
2022-11-22
Category: India, Goa,Cinema/Showbiz
Adil Hussain: 'The Storyteller' humble tribute to Satyajit Ray
Panaji, Nov 22 (IANS) Actor Adil Hussain on Tuesday said the firm 'The Storyteller' is a humble tribute to Satyajit Ray, the doyen of Indian cinema.
2022-11-22
Category: India, Goa,Cinema/Showbiz,Betting Central
IFFI 53 to open with Austrian Director Dieter Berner's 'Alma and Oskar'
Panaji, Nov 8 (IANS) The 53rd edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) to be held in Goa from November 20 to 28 will open with Austrian film 'Alma and Oskar'.
2022-11-08
Category: India, Goa,Cinema/Showbiz
IPL 2022: It's a wise decision, MS Dhoni will have time to groom Jadeja, says S Badrinath on CSK captaincy change
Goa, March 25 (IANS) Former India cricketer Subramaniam Badrinath feels MS Dhoni has taken a wise decision to hand over the leadership of Chennai Super Kings to Ravindra Jadeja as the charismatic skipper will still be playing and will have time to groom the all-rounder for the captaincy role and help him in taking on-field decisions.
2022-03-25
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Cricket
'Double engine govt' slogan hints at dictatorship: Yashwant Sinha
Panaji, Jan 24 (IANS) The BJP's call to voters to cast ballot in favour of a 'double engine governmen't in poll-bound states, indicates a dictatorial tendency within the ruling party, Trinamool Congress vice president Yashwant Sinha said here on Monday.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
ECI has 2 Covid protocol yardsticks for UP, Goa: Cong
Panaji, Jan 24 (IANS) The Congress in Goa on Monday accused the Election Commission of India of following two separate Covid protocol yardsticks in the poll-bound states of Uttar Pradesh and Goa.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
ISL 2021-22: Dominant Hyderabad FC beat East Bengal 4-0 to go top
Vasco (Goa), Jan 24 (IANS) After a long break, Hyderabad FC were back to their best at the Tilak Maidan, as they defeated SC East Bengal 4-0, to reclaim the top spot in the Indian Super League (ISL) 2021-22 table in style on Monday night.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
ISL 2021-22: Gaurs held by Bengaluru as Chhetri equals goal record
Bambolim (Goa), Jan 23 (IANS) Sunil Chhetri's 11-game barren run of goals in the Indian Super League (ISL) came to an end as he salvaged a point for Bengaluru FC in a 1-1 draw with FC Goa at the Athletic Stadium, here on Sunday.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
Goa: Cong candidates take pledge to not quit party after polls
Panaji, Jan 22 (IANS) After 15 out of 17 of its MLAs quit the Congress since the 2017 Goa assembly elections, the Congress party's official candidates on Saturday took oath at a temple, church and a dargah here, taking a pledge against leaving the party after elections.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Day after Utpal resigns from BJP, party urges him to reconsider decision
Panaji, Jan 22 (IANS) A day after former Chief Minister late Manohar Parrikar's son Utpal stirred controversy by resigning from the BJP and stated that he would contest the upcoming elections as an independent candidate from Panaji, the BJP in Goa on Saturday urged him to reconsider his decision.
2022-01-22
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
After announcement of tickets, simmering dissent puts Goa BJP on sticky wicket
Panaji, Jan 21 (IANS) Soon after the BJP released its first list of 34 candidates for the February 14 state Assembly polls, the next challenge for the ruling party may well be to address the simmering dissent in various constituencies, where party leaders including former Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar and former CM late Manohar Parrikar's son Utpal, are threatening to raise a banner of revolt against the party.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Goa PWD Minister resigns; to contest assembly polls as independent candidate
Panaji, Jan 21 (IANS) Goa Public Works Department Minister Deepak Prabhu Pauskar on Friday resigned as an MLA, as a Minister and from the BJP's primary membership, a day after he was denied a ticket to contest from the Sanvordem assembly constituency.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
BJP shuts door on Parrikar's son, offers 'compromise' seat to Speaker
Panaji, Jan 21 (IANS) Closing its gates on former Goa CM late Manohar Parrikar's disgruntled son Utpal Parrikar, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Friday announced the candidature of Assembly Speaker Rajesh Patnekar as the party's candidate for the Bicholim Assembly seat.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Congress lost 90% elections under current leadership: Pawan Varma
Panaji, Jan 21 (IANS) The current Congress leadership has lost 90 per cent of the elections, Trinamool Congress national Vice President Pawan Varma said on Friday, adding that top Congress leaders, including Rahul Gandhi and P. Chidambaram, have not been able to "rise above their narrow silos" to respond to the political challenges.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Parrikar's son to quit BJP, contest Goa polls as independent candidate
Panaji, Jan 21 (IANS) Rejecting the BJP's efforts to arrive at a compromise, former Chief Minister late Manohar Parrikar's son Utpal Parrikar said on Friday that he would resign from the saffron party and contest as an Independent candidate for the February 14 polls from the Panaji Assembly constituency, which was formerly represented by his father.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
ISL 2021-22: Jamshedpur FC sign Leslie Cleevely as goalkeeping coach
Fatorda (Goa), Jan 21 (IANS) Jamshedpur FC has signed Leslie Cleevely as the goalkeeping coach, the Indian Super League (ISL) club announced on Friday.
2022-01-21
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
Winnability obsessed BJP packs in couples, minor rape accused in Goa candidate list
Panaji, Jan 20 (IANS) Winnability at all cost appears to have been the thumb rule the BJP appears to have used in its declaration of first list of 34 candidates for the February 14 Assembly polls in Goa.
2022-01-20
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Congressman Rane slams Fadnavis for comments on daughter in-law's candidature
Panaji, Jan 20 (IANS) Former Chief Minister and Goa's most veteran legislator, Pratapsingh Rane, on Thursday slammed BJP's Goa election in-charge Devendra Fadnavis for putting words in his mouth, while finalising the candidature of his daughter in-law Divya Rane on a BJP ticket for the upcoming Assembly polls from Poriem, a seat which Pratapsingh Rane has held for more than 50 years without defeat.
2022-01-20
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Kejriwal, Sawant spar over Parrikar son's candidature in Goa polls
Panaji, Jan 20 (IANS) Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday slammed his Delhi counterpart and Aam Aadmi Party national convener Arvind Kejriwal, accusing him of being a hypocrite and of fishing in troubled waters.
2022-01-20
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Ex-AAP Goa convenor to contest Assembly polls on Congress ticket
Panaji, Jan 20 (IANS) The Congress on Thursday released a list of five more candidates for the upcoming Assembly elections in Goa, while the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) released its first list of four candidates for the February 14 polls.
2022-01-20
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Amit Palekar is AAP's CM face for Goa polls
Panaji, Jan 19 (IANS) Describing Amit Palekar as a "fresh, committed face", Aam Aadmi Party national convener Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday nominated this 46-year-old lawyer as the party's chief ministerial candidate for the 2022 state assembly polls in Goa.
2022-01-19
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Shiv Sena, NCP announce alliance ahead of Goa polls
Panaji, Jan 19 (IANS) The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and the Shiv Sena on Wednesday announced a pre-poll alliance between the two parties for the February 14 Goa Assembly polls.
2022-01-19
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
ISL 2021-22: Mohun Bagan ready to relaunch top-four ambitions with Kerala Blasters encounter
Vasco da Gama (Goa), Jan 19 (IANS) ATK Mohun Bagan will look to grab full points when they take on table-toppers Kerala Blasters FC in the 2021-22 Hero Indian Super League at the Tilak Maidan Stadium, here on Thursday.
2022-01-19
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
Alliance with Trinamool on, discussing CM face: MGP leader
Panaji, Jan 19 (IANS) Amid reports of differences cropping up in the alliance between the Trinamool Congress and the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party for the Goa Assembly polls, the latter's state chief Deepak Dhavalikar on Wednesday blamed the BJP for floating malicious rumours.
2022-01-19
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Goa BJP MLA resigns to contest as Independent candidate
Panaji, Jan 19 (IANS) A day after Goa Speaker Rajesh Patnekar announced that he would not be contesting the February 14 Assembly elections on health grounds, another BJP MLA Wilred D'Sa on Wednesday resigned from the party and as legislator, stating that he would be contesting as an Independent candidate.
2022-01-19
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
ISL 2021-22: SC East Bengal finally break jinx with 2-1 win over FC Goa
Bambolin (Goa), Jan 19 (IANS) It took SC East Bengal 347 days to end their winless run in the Hero Indian Super League as they inflicted a blow to FC Goa's semi-final hopes with a 2-1 win at the Athletic Stadium in Bambolim, here on Wednesday. The first win of the season helps East Bengal rise from the bottom while FC Goa remain stuck in ninth place in the table.
2022-01-19
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
ISL 2021-22: Match between ATK Mohun Bagan, Kerala Blasters FC postponed
Vasco da Gama (Goa), Jan 19 (IANS) The Indian Super League (ISL) on Wednesday announced the postponement of the match between ATK Mohun Bagan and Kerala Blasters FC scheduled to be played at Tilak Maidan Stadium, Vasco da Gama on Thursday, the organiser said in a release.
2022-01-19
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
Out of 16 serious Covid patients 13 unvaccinated: Goa CM
Panaji, Jan 18 (IANS) Out of the 16 Covid patients who are hospitalised and are in a serious condition, 13 are unvaccinated and three others have taken only one Covid vaccine jab, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Tuesday.
2022-01-18
Category: India, Goa,National
Fadnavis demands action over Patole remarks on Modi
Panaji, Jan 18 (IANS) The BJP will not keep quiet over Maharashtra Congress president Nana Patole's alleged controversial remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Assembly and senior BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis said on Tuesday.
2022-01-18
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
BJP to announce list of candidates for Goa polls today: CM Sawant
Panaji, Jan 18 (IANS) The BJP is expected to announce its list of candidates for the February 14 Assembly polls by Tuesday evening, said Chief Minister Pramod Sawant.
2022-01-18
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
ISL 2021-22: FC Goa look to win against beleaguered SC East Bengal
Bambolim (Goa), Jan 18 (IANS) Unbeaten in their last three games, FC Goa will look to climb up the points table when they take on winless SC East Bengal in the 2021-22 Hero Indian Super League at the Athletic Stadium, here on Wednesday.
2022-01-18
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
Two ex-CMs feature in Trinamool's first candidate list for Goa polls
Panaji, Jan 18 (IANS) Two former Chief Ministers have been named in Trinamool Congress' first list of candidates for the February 14 Assembly elections in Goa.
2022-01-18
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
ISL 2021-22: Odisha FC keep playoffs hopes alive with win over NorthEast United
Fatorda (Goa), Jan 18 (IANS) Odisha FC registered a comprehensive 2-0 victory over NorthEast United in the 2021-22 Hero Indian Super League match at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda, here on Tuesday.
2022-01-18
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
After Kejriwal, now Shiv Sena makes overtures to Parrikar's son
Panaji, Jan 17 (IANS) A day after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal opened the doors of the Aam Aadmi Party for former Chief Minister late Manohar Parrikar's son Utpal to join his party, Shiv Sena Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut on Monday urged non BJP parties to jointly support Utpal's candidature for the upcoming assembly polls.
2022-01-17
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Goa Raj Bhavan shuts down for public after staffers test positive
Panaji, Jan 17 (IANS) The Raj Bhavan in Goa has been closed for visitors until January 23 after several staffers at the Governor's official residence tested positive for Covid-19, an official communique said on Monday.
2022-01-17
Category: India, Goa,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
ISL: Hyderabad FC vs Jamshedpur FC match postponed
Bambolin (Goa), Jan 17 (IANS) Hyderabad FC's match against Jamshedpur FC in the ongoing Indian Super League was postponed hours before the start here on Monday, the organiser said in a statement. The match was scheduled to be played on Monday evening at Athletic Stadium, Bambolim.
2022-01-17
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
2 Goa cops die after being hit by drunk driver
Panaji, Jan 16 (IANS) Two on-duty police constables died after being knocked down by a drunk driver in the beach village of Colva in South Goa early on Sunday morning.
2022-01-16
Category: India, Goa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Post-poll alliance with non BJP party possible in Goa if AAP doesn't get majority : Kejriwal
Panaji, Jan 16 (IANS) If the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) fails to secure a majority in the upcoming Goa polls, the party would think of forming a post-poll coalition with a non-BJP party, Delhi Chief Minister and AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal said on Sunday.
2022-01-16
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Each Goa family to benefit by Rs 10L through AAP schemes: Kejriwal
Panaji, Jan 16 (IANS) Each family in Goa would benefit by Rs 10 lakh over five years through state government's schemes, if the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) comes to power in the state in the February 14 assembly polls, Delhi Chief Minister and AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal said on Sunday.
2022-01-16
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Hyderabad look to get back to winning ways against Jamshedpur
Bambolim (Goa), Jan 16 (IANS) With just two points from their last three games, Hyderabad FC will look to log three points when they host Owen Coyles Jamshedpur FC in a crunch clash Indian Super League 2021-22 on Monday night.
2022-01-16
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
Ex-Goa Congress MLA who had joined TMC resigns from party
Panaji, Jan 16 (IANS) In a setback to the Trinamool Congress (TMC) ahead of the February 14 polls, former Congress MLA Aleixo Reginaldo, who had resigned as Congress MLA and joined the West Bengal-based outfit last month, on Sunday, resigned from the TMC.
2022-01-16
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
ISL 2021-22: ATK Mohun Bagan's match against Bengaluru FC postponed
Fatorda (Goa), Jan 15 (IANS) ATK Mohun Bagan's match against Bengaluru FC in the ongoing Indian Super League (ISL) was postponed, hours before the start here on Saturday due to COVID-19 cases in the Kolkata-based franchise's bio-bubble.
2022-01-15
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football
Congress, TMC trade blows on Twitter over Goa alliance
Panaji, Jan 15 (IANS) A Twitter war has broken out between Congress and Trinamool Congress leaders over the possibility of an alliance between the two parties for the Goa polls.
2022-01-15
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
ISL 2021-22: Odisha FC appoint Kino Garcia as interim head coach
Fatorda (Goa), Jan 15 (IANS) Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Odisha FC on Saturday appointed Kino Garcia as the interim head coach.
2022-01-15
Category: India, Goa,Sports,Football