In a near miss incident, two aircraft came close to each other in Goa airspace, triggering the planes' traffic collision avoidance alarm system to go off and forcing their pilots to take necessary action to maintaina safe distance between them.
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday asked the party leaders in Goa to bury their differences and work as a team to ensure party's victory in the upcoming state assembly polls, a legislator informed.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi told BRICS leaders in Goa on Sunday that "the mothership of terrorism is in India's neighbourhood" and posed a major threat to BRICS goals of development and economic growth. In spite of his saying that those who shelter terrorists are as much a threat themselves, the Goa Declaration adopted by five member states didn't reflect specific Indian concerns raised at the restricted session and the plenary.
Ahead of BRICS and BIMSTEC Summits, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he is looking forward to building bridges to new partnerships and finding common resolve and solutions to entrenched problems of the region.
Against the backdrop of stepped up vigil in Goa for the BRICS summit to be attended by leaders of five emerging economies including India police have issued security advisory for general public, listing out do's and don'ts during the high-profile event starting tomorrow.
All unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or drones, para and sports gliding, hot air ballooning have been banned up to 100 km from the main venue of the BRICS summit by the South Goa district administration from October 14, a government spokesperson said today.
Monika Ghurde, a well-known perfumer, died of suffocation, her post mortem report has concluded. Her body was found half-undressed, with her hands tied to the bed, at her residence in Goa's Sangolda village on Thursday.