02 Sep 2014
Panaji: Exotic variety of deers, monitor lizards, wild boars, bears and even leopards and tigers are favourite game for Goa's poachers who have freely trapped and shot wildlife in the state's five wildlife sanctuaries over the last couple of years, official records show.
02 Sep 2014
New Delhi: HRD Ministry is working to boost the standing of government schools by making them equipped with latest information communication and technology (ICT) services through which parents will receive messages on their mobile phone about the attendance, homework and academic performance of their wards.
01 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Government on Monday told the Supreme Court that it "wants re-auction of all 218 coal blocks" declared as illegal allocation but sought its indulgence to "exempt" 40 of them which are functional and ready for the end use power plants.
27 Aug 2014
Panaji: Noted ecologist Madhav Gadgil alleged that the state's BJP government has ‘suppressed’ his report assessing the impact of mining on environment in Goa.
31 Aug 2014
Panaji: Noted writer and senior BJP leader Mridula Sinha was on Sunday sworn-in as Governor of Goa, following the resignation of BV Wanchoo.
28 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Designer Ritu Kumar has come up with her autumn winter line that draws its inspiration from traditional prints of Rajasthan and Kutch. The target audience is contemporary women.
29 Aug 2014
Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh Cabinet approved bringing an ordinance that paves the way for regularization of about 25,000 illegal structures across the state.
29 Aug 2014
Panaji: Its time for home-coming and traditional 'aartis' and 'bhajans' in Goa as the ten-day Ganesh Chaturthi festival locally known as 'Chovoth' starts on Friday.
16 Aug 2014
Panaji: In a clear signal that 28 mining leases would soon be operational resuming iron ore extraction in the state, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said that the government will not challenge the recent High Court order which has asked the government to renew these leases.
16 Jul 2014
Panaji: Goa's soon to be announced state mining policy would device means to regularize iron ore mined during 2007-2012, which was termed ‘illegal’ by a recent Supreme Court judgement.