Panaji : Goa has witnessed 19.5 per cent growth in the tourism footfalls during last year with 63.31 lakh tourists visiting the coastal state, the Economic Survey report has revealed. During 2016, Goa has witnessed 19.5 per cent growth in the tourism footfalls, with 63.31 lakh tourists visiting the coastal ...Read More »
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Goa Tourism Minister Manohar Azgaonkar today flagged off the two-day Goa Tourism Development Corporation Honda Navi Goa Hunt 2017 at the Paryatan Bhavan in the city. Speaking on the occasion, Mr Azgaonkar said, “Goa Tourism has associated with Honda to organize the Goa Hunt 2017, which will serve as a ...Read More »
PANAJI: The Goa Legislative Assembly today witnessed protests during the speech by Governor Mridula Sinha with Opposition Congress legislators staging a walkout midway. The members, sporting black bands, were protesting Governor’s action of not inviting them to form the government in the state despite emerging as the single largest party ...Read More »
BY FLYNN REMEDIOS: While going through an article in the Times of India today on the Margao Church (Read Here), I typed PRAYER TO THE HOLY SPIRIT. The intention was to share the TOI article along with a prayer to the Holy Spirit on Goa-related groups on Facebook. ALSO READ: Was ...Read More »
Was the Holy Spirit Church or Margao church designed and built according to an astronomical calculation?
Margao: Was the Margao church designed and built according to an astronomical calculation? The answer could be derived from the date, March 21 — vernal or spring equinox. At 6.15pm, beams of sunlight entered the three windows on the upper level of the church’s front façade, reports the Times of ...Read More »
Describing the ruling alliance in Goa, led by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), and comprising two regional parties Goa Forward Party and the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party and two Independent legislators, as a “corrupt nexus,” Shiv Sena national spokesperson Sanjay Raut on Monday predicted that this government will collapse soon. “Manohar ...Read More »
Arshi Khan today stated on her Twitter handle @arshikofficial that she wants Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi to be part of the IPL 2017 in someway or the other. “He is a very good commentator and his commentary can bring new life and “fun” to the matches. I think Shahid Afridi ...Read More »
Will “anti-Casino” Vijai Sardesai and Goa Forward Party do a U-Turn and renew Casino licenses on March 31?
Casino licenses in Goa are expiring on March 31st this year! And do you know who was the most vocal and outspoken anti-Casino spokesperson and activist in Goa over the last 5 years. Well it was none other than our friend-turned-foe Vijai Sardesai and then his party the Goa Forward ...Read More »
French actress, singer Isabelle Adjani requests for only Mulshi Springs – natural spring water while shooting in India
Internationally well-known French actress and singer Isabelle Adjani holds the record for the most César Awards for Best Actress with five awards. She is currently in Mumbai to shoot for Preity Zinta’s film Ishkq in Paris and is staying at the Sofitel hotel at Bandra Kurla Complex in Mumbai. Mushtaq ...Read More »
An Indian natural spring water brand, Mulshi Springs, will be the first Indian fresh water to be exported to the European Union and France. Mulshi Springs is the only Indian fine water to be certified for import in the EU, USA and Australia. CEO of Mulshi Springs, Naveen Luthra said ...Read More »