Panaji

Type: Province
Name: Panaji
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Snippets on a white horse

Tonella.Coutinho@timesgroup.comSitting on his special 'horsie chair', five-year-old Nathan is as oblivious of its value as he is of the barber snipping his soft curls. Part of Barberia Nova's six decade old legacy, the Japan-made barber chair that comes ... [Published Times of India - 2 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Fictionalising Indian history: Setting a new trend

Panaji, Oct 30Indian history presents one of the richest tapestries that can inspire any writer of fiction. In this "fascinating mosaic", the Mughal period is like an exquisite miniature, says author Aroon Raman, whose second book is a historical fiction ... [Published ProKerala.com - 10 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Traffic cell to temporarily block two Panaji roads

Panaji: The traffic cell of the Goa police has decided to temporarily block two roads, one below the old Mandovi bridge to stop traffic proceeding towards Old Goa via Divja circle and second at KTC bus stand to stop traffic entering from Margao and proceeding ... [Published Times of India - 20 hours ago]
Entities: Decongestant, Police
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Portuguese festival from Nov to Feb

Panaji: In an effort to celebrate the rich cultural history of Goa and Portugal, the Semana da Cultura Indo Portuguesa (Goa) will organize the sixth edition of the Semana da Cultura Indo-Portuguesa festival from November to February, chairman of the executive ... [Published Times of India - 20 hours ago]
Entities: Portugal, Competition
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Portugal envoy avoids dual citizenship row

Panaji: Refusing to get involved in the dual citizenship controversy, consul general of Portugal, Rui Carvalho Baceira said that any conflicts regarding the issue of Goans applying for Portuguese citizenship would have to be addressed by the Indian government. ... [Published Times of India - 20 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

'People born in Goa pre-1961 are not Portuguese'

Panaji, Oct 29 (PTI) In what could bring a major relief to thousands of Goans facing dual citizenship issue, the Portuguese Government today said people born in Goa before 1961 are not their citizens unless they apply for it and that merely registering ... [Published Press Trust of India - Oct 29 2014]
Entities: Citizen
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 7 reports

10/29/2014: Nation: 3 Russian tourists drown off Goa coast

PANAJI: Three Russian tourists, all of them women, drowned while on a boating excursion in the sea off Goa. Police have not identified the victims yet. The incident took place off Betul beach in South Goa, 50 km from Panaji. A police official said... ... [Published Hindustan Times - Oct 29 2014]
Entities: Police
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Traffic jams on Ribandar causeway raises ire

PANAJI: Despite a smooth Panaji-Old Goa bypass being created, heavy vehicles and tourist buses continue to ply along the narrow Ribandar causeway, giving rise to long traffic jams, frequent accidents and also putting pressure on the already weak road ... [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
Entities: Anger, Risk
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Veggie prices rise on ‘rainfall’

Panaji: Kotmir (coriander) may no longer garnish your favourite savoury dish for a while, given that its price has jumped to 40 a bunch from 20 of a week ago.Citing the unexpected heavy showers in Goa, vegetable vendors have hiked prices of all vegetables ... [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

4 persons booked for assault

Panaji: Margao police have registered a case against four unknown male persons for assaulting and injuring 35-year-old Arlem-resident Tarun Sharukh Jagyari and his friend on Monday, police sources said.The accused allegedly assaulted the complainant and ... [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Russian man dies in Colva hotel

Panaji: A 54-year-old Russian man died on Monday due to an unknown 'disease' in a hotel at Colva, police sources said.The deceased, Guliaev Ivon, was seen vomiting and is said to have collapsed in the corridor of the hotel. The hotel authorities contacted ... [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
Entities: Deceased, Police, Relativity
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Pale woman sets herself ablaze, ends life

Panaji: Archana Atmaram Khorjuvekar, 50, a Bicholim resident, committed suicide by allegedly setting herself ablaze with kerosene at her house at 'Bombay road' in Pale in the wee hours of October 25, police sub-inspector Vithal Majik said.Khorjuvekar's ... [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
Entities: Archana, Kerosene, Police

Quotes

"We still get customers of Goan origin who come to get a hair cut while on vacation, if only for old time's sake. Our good service has kept customers coming back. Also, we make it an effort to keep ourselves updated with the latest in styles and services. Our male customers now request for treatments like hair straightening, facials, and face massages, which were unheard of when we started off as a traditional haircutting saloon" shares Amardeep
"Contemporary records of the Mughal period are extensive, but not necessarily accurate. Akbar, however, is one of those monarchs about whom we know more than most - both in written record and in folklore" Raman said
"The department had assured us as long back as in March 2009 to notify Chicalim caves as a protected monument" a member of Goa heritage action group (GHAG) said
"We have asked GMC officials to examine the matter as the eligibility criteria for admissions through the GCET and these paramedical courses is different at present. The DTE is willing to admit students to these five courses, too, through GCET, provided that the same eligibility criteria as that is applicable for courses like medicine, dentistry etc is applicable to these courses as well" the source said

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Snippets on a white horse [Published Times of India - 2 hours ago]
Fictionalising Indian history: Setting a new trend [Published ProKerala.com - 10 hours ago]
Five years on, Chicalim caves await protection [Published Times of India - 20 hours ago]
GCET for paramedical courses from ’15 [Published Times of India - 20 hours ago]
Traffic cell to temporarily block two Panaji roads [Published Times of India - 20 hours ago]
Portuguese festival from Nov to Feb [Published Times of India - 20 hours ago]
Expedite minority commission: NCP [Published Times of India - 20 hours ago]
Mining companies seek time to file their replies [Published Times of India - 20 hours ago]
Excavated portions of Miramar-Dona Paula road w... [Published Times of India - 20 hours ago]
Portugal envoy avoids dual citizenship row [Published Times of India - 20 hours ago]
Veggie prices: Locals feel the pinch, improvise [Published Times of India - 20 hours ago]
'People born in Goa pre-1961 are not Portuguese' [Published Press Trust of India - Oct 29 2014]
“Goa’s State-run children’s home not reforming ... [Published The Hindu - Oct 29 2014]
Goa varsity launches mammoth survey, wants alum... [Published ProKerala.com - Oct 29 2014]
Goans recall Fadnavis as soft spoken, but canny [Published ProKerala.com - Oct 29 2014]
Spotlight on Panaji [Published Time Out Abu Dhabi - Oct 29 2014]
10/29/2014: Nation: 3 Russian tourists drown of... [Published Hindustan Times - Oct 29 2014]
10/29/2014: Ht Nation: Three Russian women drow... [Published Hindustan Times - Oct 28 2014]
3 Russian women drown on dolphin-sighting trip ... [Published Pune Mirror - Oct 28 2014]
Local group to be part of govt panel for specia... [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
Traffic jams on Ribandar causeway raises ire [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
Dy CM takes stock of Bicholim woes [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
GSPCB, stakeholders discuss oil spill disaster ... [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
4 persons booked for assault [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
‘Is Goa ready to tackle an Ebola crisis?’ [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
CM: Criminal cases against those firms not coop... [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
Bike stolen at Calangute [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
As Nilofar crosses Guj, Goa expects strong wind... [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
Left Out [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
Body of missing Bicholim man found [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
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