Goa Chronicle

Vishwajit Rane wins Valpoi

BJP candidate and Goa health minister Vishwajit Rane today retained his Valpoi Assembly seat by defeating his nearest rival by 10,066 votes in a by-election. The election was held on...

Parrikar wins Panjim

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today won the Panaji Assembly by-election, defeating his nearest rival, Girish Chodankar of the Congress, by 4,803 votes. Parrikar polled 9,862 votes against 5,059 by...

Beware! Blue Whale in India

I was shocked to read media reports of a 14-year old boy jumping off a building in Mumbai. The suicide was attributed to a new underground vicious online challenge making...

Goa to lose National Games

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has decided to shift the National Games, which was supposed to take place in December this year, out of Goa. An official communication to the...

PM of the Nation not BJP: HC

The Prime Minister is of the nation and not the BJP, the Punjab and Haryana high court remarked on Saturday as riots engulfed two states after controversial “godman” Gurmeet Ram...