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Air India Express launches Goa-Dubai direct flights, will operate four weekly
Air India Express launches Goa-Dubai direct flights where the first flight IX 840 took off at 1:00 am on Monday with 148 passengers on board from Dabolim Airport.
Updated on Mar 28, 2023 03:39 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Panaji
Goa tourist attack: Argument over smoking led to assault with swords, knives
Investigators said the tourists were smoking a hookah which led to the argument with a waiter when he told them it was a no-smoking area and they should stop
Updated on Mar 15, 2023 10:28 AM IST
ByGerard de Souza
No active forest fires in Goa now but keeping a close watch, says minister Rane
The Goa forest fires review meeting was attended by senior officials from the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), Ministry of Home Affairs and the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.
Updated on Mar 14, 2023 04:05 PM IST
A few doused, but Goa wildfires continue
At least 48 fires have been reported since March 5 in government forests, private land, common land and private forests, according to the state forest department.
Updated on Mar 12, 2023 04:44 AM IST
Week after first blaze, forest fires continue to rage across 11 hills in Goa
The fires have reduced large tracts of Western Ghats forests to ashes and damaged acres of cashew plantations at a time when farmers were gearing up to harvest the crop.
Updated on Mar 11, 2023 12:47 AM IST
ByHT Correspondent, Panaji