Tag Archives: Goa

Decks cleared for Setting up of 6 New IITs, 1 each in AP, Kerala, Karnataka

The Union Cabinet has approved setting up of six new Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) in Andhra Pradesh, Chhatisgarh, Goa, Jammu, Kerala and Karnataka and given its go-ahead nod for operationalisation of these IITs initially by forming of Societies under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 in order to give a legal status to them till the amendment for their incorporation ...

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Why PM Modi planted ‘Kadamb’ sapling on World Environment Day?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today planted a Kadamb sapling (Neolamarckia Cadamba), at the Race Course Road lawns, to mark the occasion of World Environment Day, and there is more to the choice as it has ‘vaastu’ significance too. The Prime Minister also placed a traditional earthen-pot (matka) along with the sapling, which is a traditional way of conserving water, and ensuring ...

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Ten tips to avoid hidden CCTV cameras

The incident of a camera pointed at a trial room in Fabindia store in Goa has stirred controversy about the visible and hidden video cameras in the name of safety and security in showrooms and eateries. Neither McDonald for its hidden camera in bathroom row nor Fabindia will own responsibility for the incident but alert women and men should follow some basic ...

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Smriti Irani Spots CCTV in Fabindia Trial Room, Reactions

@FABIndia at Candolim,Goa… The Store where @smritiirani found the hidden camera in Changing room @FabindiaNews pic.twitter.com/ArTEYWM31m — #GauravPradhan (@DrGPradhan) April 3, 2015 Coming close on the heels of outrage by women all over the world, a showroom in Goa was found by none other than the Union HRD minister Smriti Irani of keeping a hidden camera in its trial room ...

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Goans Remember Maharashtra CM Fadnavis as Soft Spoken But Canny

Before leading the BJP to victory in Maharashtra in the 2014 state assembly polls, the unassuming 44-year-old chief minister-to-be Devendra Fadnavis had lent subtle touches to the party’s poll campaigns in 2007 and 2012 in neighbouring Goa. After Fadnavis got elected as the chief minister of Maharashtra, many remember the soft-spoken politician who was the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) appointed ...

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