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PM Modi lauds Goa for 100 pct first dose vaccination in state

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lauded Goa for administering the first dose of Covid -19 vaccines to 100 percent eligible population in Goa.

National flag hoisted at Jacinto Island as part of 'Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav'

Panaji/UNI: The Navy on Saturday said that the issue of national flag hoisting at St Jacinto island in the state was sorted out and a team from Goa Naval Area and residents amicably participated in National Flag hoisting at the island.

Goa CM warns islanders opposing flag hoisting ceremony on Independence Day

Panaji/IBNS: The Indian Navy had to cancel the flag hoisting ceremony in Sao Jacinto island in South Goa on Independence Day after opposition by a group of locals, prompting Chief Minister Pramod Sawant to warn the islanders that "anti-India activities" would be dealt with an "iron fist".

Arvind Kejriwal promises 300 units of free electricity to Goa as state polls next year

Panaji/IBNS: After Punjab and Uttarakhand, Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Arvind Kejriwal has now promised big to people of Goa, which will be polled next year, on power consumption.

Enough of dirty politics, Goa wants change: Arvind Kejriwal ahead of his state visit

New Delhi/Panaji/IBNS: After Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Uttarakhand, Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo Arvind Kejriwal has set his eyes on politics in the coastal state of Goa.

Goa Congress demands judicial probe into deaths from March 2020 onwards, Covid handling by BJP govt

Panaji/UNI: The Goa Congress on Tuesday demanded a judicial inquiry into the total coronavirus deaths in the state since March 2020 and overall handling of Covid-19 pandemic by the government.

Indian Coast Guard conducts successful swift medical evacuation off Goa

Panaji/UNI: Indian Coast Guard (ICG) successfully conducted a swift sea-air coordinated medical evacuation off Goa on Sunday.

Goa govt extends anti-Covid curfew till May 31

Panaji/UNI: The Goa government on Friday announced to extend the ongoing curfew in the state to May 31.

Tehelka founder Tarun Tejpal acquitted in rape case

Goa/IBNS: Tehelka magazine's founder-editor Tarun Tejpal has been acquitted of a rape case by a court in Goa, media reports said.

Goa Congress files FIR against CM Pramod Sawant, Health Minister Vishwajit Rane over Covid deaths

Panaji/UNI: The Congress party in Goa on Monday filed a formal complaint with the Agacaim Police against Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and Health Minister Vishwajit Rane over deaths of Covid patients in Goa Medical College and Hospital due to mismanagement and lack of oxygen.

Covid 19: 13 lives lost due to reported shortage of oxygen in Goa, 75 dead in four days

Panaji/UNI: As many as 13 lives were lost in the early hours of Friday morning at the Goa Medical College (GMC) and Hospital taking the total number of deaths to 75 during the last four days.

Voting for five municipal councils underway in Goa

Panaji/UNI: Voting for the five municipal councils in Goa is being held today.

Goa seeks permission to vaccinate hospitality sector workers

Panaji/UNI: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday said that the state government had written to Union Health Ministry to grant permission to vaccinate state's hospitality sector's workforce across age barriers.

No decision on imposing lockdown in Goa yet: CM Pramod Sawant

Panaji/UNI: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Monday said that no decision was taken on imposing lockdown in the state in view of rising Covid 19 cases.

Supreme Court stays HC order cancelling elections to 5 municipalities in Goa

Panaji/UNI: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday said that the Supreme Court has stayed the High Court order cancelling elections to five municipalities and consequent order of State Election Commission (SEC) keeping the election process in abeyance.