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Goa ex-minister questioned in cricket body fraud case
Panaji, June 29 : Former Goa Cricket Association President Dayanand Narvekar, who was also the state Finance Minister, was on Wednesday grilled by officials of the Economic Offences Cell of the Goa Police in a Rs 3.13 crore scam.

ATK rope in Scottish Pearson, Spaniards Castro and Zurera
Kolkata, June 29 : Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Atletico de Kolkata on Wednesday announced it has roped in Scottish midfielder Stephen Paul Pearson and two Spaniards -- goalkeeper Daniel 'Dani' Mallo Castro and centre-back Pablo Jose Gallardo Zurera -- for the upcoming season.

'Guardiola considering Bravo, Valdes for Manchester City move'
London, June 29 : Media reports in Britain revealed on Wednesday that Barcelona's Chilean goalkeeper Claudio Bravo and Spanish Victor Valdes are included in chief coach Pep Guardiola's agenda for a possible move to Manchester City next football season.

Kejriwal blames political parties for sex tourism
Panaji, June 29 : The tourism of sex, drugs and gambling in Goa is backed by political patronage and is defaming Goa, Delhi Chief Minister and AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal said on Wednesday.

Kejriwal chides Goa CM over tainted relative
Panaji, June 29 : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday slammed his Goa counterpart Laxmikant Parsekar for reinstating his tainted brother-in law who had been caught taking bribe.

Kejriwal chides Goa CM over tainted relative
Panaji, June 29 : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday slammed his Goa counterpart Laxmikant Parsekar for reinstating his tainted brother-in law who had been caught taking bribe.

Brazilian goalkeeper Helton leaves Porto after 11 seasons
Lisbon, June 29 : Brazilian goalkeeper Helton has terminated his contract with Porto after 11 football seasons at the Portuguese club.

Political parties in Goa encourage sex tourism: Kejriwal
Panaji, June 29 : The tourism of sex, drugs and prostitution in Goa is backed by political patronage and is defaming Goa, Delhi Chief Minister and AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal said on Wednesday.

Raman Singh attends 'Chintan Shivir' to discuss Chhattisgarh's ...
Barnawapara (Chhattisgarh), June 28 : Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Tuesday attended a 'Chintan Shivir' at Barnawapara, during which a roadmap for future schemes and development goals for the remaining two and a half years of his government was discussed.

Kejriwal talks fish to woo Goans
Panaji, June 28 : It's said, if you want to get through to a Goan's heart, make sure there's fresh fish on his or her plate.

After Delhi and Punjab, Goa third state on AAP radar
Panaji, June 28 : After Punjab, where multiple surveys have tipped the AAP to win the assembly polls, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said Goa could be the third state for his party to wrest power.

Kejriwal's 'flower power' poll bugle takes internet by storm
Goa, June 27 : Wearing traditional local headgear has become a common political manoeuvre during campaigning, but when Arvind Kejriwal tried his hand at it tofay by donning a bright and colourful floral headgear in Goa, it opened a floodgate of memes and gave fodder to the to the Twitteratti, ...

Italy were vastly underrated in Euro 2016: Buffon
Paris, June 28 : Italy's legendary goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon said he is proud of his team's form in the ongoing Euro football championship after being vastly underrated by critics ahead of the start of the competition.

Ending corruption will curb Goa's drug problem: Kejriwal
Panaji, June 28 : Ending corruption will eliminate proliferation of drugs in Goa, Delhi Chief Minister and AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal said on Tuesday, accusing both the Congress and the BJP of corruption.

Kejriwal sounds poll bugle in Goa
Panaji (Goa), June 28 : In a bid to pitch the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) as a firm alternative to 'corrupt' Congress and the BJP in the upcoming 2017 Goa Assembly polls, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday met the members of fishermen community in Vasco and assured his support to them.

AAP will win 35 of Goa's 40 Assembly seats : Kejriwal
Panaji, June 28 : Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday arrived in Goa on a two-day visit and declared that his Aam Aadmi Party will win 35 out of the state's 40 seats in the coming assembly elections.

AIFF urges aggrieved Goan clubs to consider proposed three-tier model ...
New Delhi, June.28 : Expressing sadness over the decision made by former champions Salgaocar and fellow Goan side Sporting Clube de Goa to withdraw from the next edition of the I-League, All India Football Federation (AIFF) general secretary Kushal Das has urged the two aggrieved clubs to view the ...

Congress condemns relocation of offshore casino near Goa bird ...
Panaji, June 28 : The Congress in Goa on Tuesday condemned the government's decision to anchor an offshore casino vessel near Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary located on the outskirts of this city.

Goa fishermen's union threatens to disrupt BRICS summit
Panaji, June 28 : A fishermen's association in Goa has threatened to disrupt the upcoming BRICS summit in Goa, if a proposed satellite port in Betul village in south Goa is not scrapped and traditional homes of fishermen, facing demolition, saved by the state government.

Dominant Italy brush aside champions Spain
Saint-Denis,June 28 : Italy brought to an emphatic end Spain's eight-year reign as European champions and avenged their 4-0 defeat in the final four years ago, as goals by Giorgio Chiellini and Graziano Pelle earned them a UEFA EURO 2016 quarter-final meeting with Germany on Saturday.

Goa CM asks children to be on guard against drug use
Panaji, June 27 : Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Monday urged children living in the tourism-centric coastal areas and whose families let rooms to foreign tourists, to be on guard against possible use of drugs.

Griezmann helps France fight back to oust Ireland
Lyon, Jun 27 : Two goals in four minutes from Antoine Griezmann kept alive France's UEFA EURO 2016 hopes and finally ended the resistance of a dogged Republic of Ireland in Lyon.

Hazard-inspired Belgium blow away Hungary
Toulouse, Jun 27 : An early Toby Alderweireld header was the prelude to three late goals that sent Belgium past Hungary and into a UEFA EURO 2016 quarter-final against Wales.

Euro 2016: Belgium beat Hungary 4-0 to reach quarterfinal
Toulouse (France) June 27 : Atletico midfielder Yannick Carrasco scored the final goal in injury time, helping Belgium beat Hungary 4-0 to reach Euro 2016 quarterfinals.

Madagascar celebrates 56th anniversary of independence
Antananarivo, June 27 : Madagascar has celebrated its 56th anniversary of independence from France with the theme "Modern and prosperous Madagascar, a shared goal".

Lucky escape for Goa mayor, six others as boat capsizes
Panaji, June 26 : Panaji Mayor Surendra Furtado, two journalists and four others had a lucky escape when the weed-removal mechanism outfitted boat they were in capsized in a creek here.

India will win hockey medal in Rio: World Cup winning goalkeeper
Toronto, June 26 : Olympio Fernandes, the goalkeeper of the World Cup winning team in 1975, has asserted that the Indian hockey is set to recapture its past glory and the national team will definitely return home with a medal from the Rio Olympics.

Goa should not become 'Udta Punjab', says DGP
Panaji, June 26 : Goa should not be allowed to become a "Udta Punjab", Director General of Police Muktesh Chander said on Sunday, adding that everyone in the state should watch the Abhishek Chaubey-directed movie which sheds light on the drug menace in Punjab.

Extra-time goal sends Portugal to Euro 2016 quarters
Lens (France), June 26 : Ricardo Quaresma scored in late extra time to gift Portugal a 1-0 win over Croatia in their second-round clash at the Euro 2016 here.

Bacca's winner hands Colombia with third-place finish in Copa America
Phoenix, June 26 (ANI): Striker Carlos Bacca struck a first-half goal as Colombia subdued USA 1-0 to finish their Copa America Centenario campaign on the third spot at University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona on Sunday.

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