23 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Government will allow commercial mining of coal by private companies after allocating mines to public sector companies and auction to specific end users, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Sunday.
01 Nov 2014
Panaji: Goa government has decided to auction new mining leases while the existing operational leases would be renewed without going for any bidding.
20 Nov 2014
Panaji: The Goa government has decided to crack down on the strike of lifeguards on November 21 and 22. State Tourism Director Amey Abhyankar on Wednesday passed an order invoking the Goa Essential Services Maintenance Act against the strike.
21 Nov 2014
Margao: Back home after a fairly successful brief spell away, a resurgent FC Goa will be eager to earn three points as they prepare to lock horns with FC Pune City in a Hero Indian Super League match here on Saturday.
07 Nov 2014
Panaji: The mining industry and its dependents have welcomed Goa government's move to renew the leases for resumption of iron ore tapping, suspended for last two years following a Supreme Court order.
22 Nov 2014
Mumbai: After three consecutive goal-less draws, Mumbai City FC face a tough task in their search for awin as they take on table-toppers Chennaiyin FC in a Hero Indian Super League match here on Sunday.
20 Nov 2014
Panaji: Nearly fifty lakh pilgrims are expected to visit old Goa during the 44-day Exposition of the St Francis Xavier commencing from November 22, organizers said.
17 Nov 2014
Rajkot: In a major relief for Gujarat Agriculture Minister Babu Bokhiria, the Porbandar Sessions Court on Monday overturned his conviction by a lower court in 2013, and acquitted him in a case pertaining to illegal mining of limestone worth Rs 54 crore.
18 Nov 2014
Panaji: Giant cut outs of megastar Rajinikanth in his superhero costume line the road alongside picturesque Mandovi river as Goa prepares to host annual International Film Festival of India on November 20.
11 Sep 2014
Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has said the state received 25 percent additional funds this fiscal year as compared to the last financial year, despite a ban on the mining industry.