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    Goa is a state on the southwestern coast of India within the region known as the Konkan, separated from the Deccan highlands of the state of Karnataka by the Western Ghats.

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    'Pramod Sawant was not Amit Shah's choice for CM'
    National

    'Pramod Sawant was not Amit Shah's choice for CM'

    Pramod Sawant was not Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Amit Shah's choice for the Chief Minister's post, former deputy Chief Minister Sudin Dhavalikar said on Tuesday.

    The Chainsmokers, Martin Garrix to headline Sunburn 2019
    Entertainment

    The Chainsmokers, Martin Garrix to headline Sunburn 2019

    American DJs and production duo The Chainsmokers and Dutch DJ Martin Garrix will be headlining the Sunburn 2019 electronic dance music festival.

    Goan Civil Code a shining example of Indian democracy
    National

    Goan Civil Code a shining example of Indian democracy

    It is a unique case in Indian jurisprudence when a colonial-era law was assimilated into the independent country's legal system for the development of its society. Goa, as the new sovereign, decided to follow the Common Civil Code laid down by Portuguese, to emerge as a shining example of an Indian state which applies a civil code to all regardless of religion.

    Cyber Fraud: The trickster may be close to home
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    Cyber Fraud: The trickster may be close to home

    If you thought only the nameless, faceless trickster could dupe you, think again. A few got the shock of their life after family members pulled cyber frauds right under their nose and did not even wink.

    No attempt for Uniform Civil Code made so for, rues SC
    National

    No attempt for Uniform Civil Code made so for, rues SC

    The Supreme Court on Friday said that the makers of the Constitution had hoped and expected that the state shall endeavour to secure for the citizens a Uniform Civil Code throughout the territory of India, but till date, no action has been taken on this.

    In last 46 years, no attempt for Uniform Civil Code: SC
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    In last 46 years, no attempt for Uniform Civil Code: SC

    The Supreme Court on Friday said that the makers of the Constitution had hoped and expected that the state shall endeavour to secure for the citizens a Uniform Civil Code throughout the territory of India, but till date, no action has been taken on this.

    Goa's beach shacks hit snag over NGT directive
    National

    Goa's beach shacks hit snag over NGT directive

    Goa's welcoming beach shacks might not be around to facilitate tourists when the tourism season begins next month, with the National Green Tribunal on Friday directing the state government to keep its beach shack policy on hold, until it submits the mandatory Coastal Zone Management plan.

    No meeting with Yediyurappa, no compromise on Mhadei: Goa CM
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    No meeting with Yediyurappa, no compromise on Mhadei: Goa CM

    Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday denied that he was scheduled to meet his Karnataka counterpart B.S. Yediyurappa to reach an out-of-court settlement on the Mhadei inter-state water dispute.

    Political tussle in Goa over new traffic rules
    National

    Political tussle in Goa over new traffic rules

    A political tussle has broken out in Goa over the delayed implementation of the amended Motor Vehicle Act (MVA), which recommends hefty fines for traffic violations.

    '12.8 lakh jobs lost in Karnataka, Goa mining sector'
    Business

    '12.8 lakh jobs lost in Karnataka, Goa mining sector'

    A whopping 12.8 lakh direct and indirect jobs were lost in the mining sector across Karnataka and Goa due to failure of regulatory mechanism, lack of oversight, judicial intervention and closure of mines, an industry official said on Wednesday.

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