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India: see GoaGoa
, state (2001 provisional pop. 1,343,998), c.1,430 sq mi (3,700 sq km), W India, on the Malabar coast. A former Portuguese colony and Indian union territory, Goa became a state in 1987. The capital is Panaji (Panjim). The chief products are rice, cashew nuts, and coconuts.
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(or Panjim; formerly Nova Goa), a city on the west coast of India. Administrative center of the Union Territory of Goa, Daman (Damâo), and Diu. Population, 34,600 (1960). Panaji is a port on the Arabian Sea.


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the capital of the Indian state of Goa (formerly capital of the union territory of Goa, Daman, and Diu until 1987): a port on the Arabian Sea on the coast of Goa. Pop.: 58 785 (2001)
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Tejpal has been repeatedly seeking CCTV footage installed outside an elevator at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, on the outskirts of Panaji, where he is alleged to have raped a now former junior colleague twice over a period of two days.
It was inaugurated in Panaji on Friday by chairman of the Goa tourism development corporation (GTDC) Nilesh Cabral.
Combined with the Taj's strong presence in both North & South Goa, Vivanta Panaji gives full coverage and multiple choices to this key tourist market for both domestic as well as international travellers.
She accepted a lift from a man - who eventually became her attacker - after meeting him at the concert in Panaji.
On Saturday, voters queued up outside polling booths in Panaji.
TWO MINORSwere among five persons arrested for killing an elderly woman near Panaji.
Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces, one of Asia's largest group of hotels, has opened a new premium hotel named Vivanta by Taj - Panaji, Goa.
Tenders are invited for Repair To Joinery, Petty Repairs And Welcome Maintenance, Repair To Kitchen, Bath, Wc And Connected Works Including Service Water Tanks At Margao Under Ge Panaji Goa.
Tejpal was charged by the Goa police with rape, sexual harassment and outraging modesty of a woman journalist in a lift of a five-star hotel in Panaji in November last year.
Within a few hours, another body -- charred to probably destroy evidence -- was found near Panaji.
Tenders are invited for Repair Replacement Of External Electrification At Margao And Ponda Under Ge Panaji Goa
On December 11, a local court in Panaji had placed Tejpal in judicial custody for twelve days.