CANDOLIM BEACH

  • Goa govt tells Sunburn organisers to shift venue from Candolim beach September 12, 2013

    Panaji: The annual dance and music festival 'Sunburn' will no longer be held at the regular Candolim beach from this year. The event is known to attract a lot of tourists to Goa every year, but the tourism department wants to change the venue because of the inconvenience caused around...
  • Goa says no to India's first Playboy club on its beach April 15, 2013

    Panaji: Goa will not be home to the country's first Playboy club with the state government deciding to reject a proposal for opening this facility at Candolim beach amid a controversy that it would promote vulgarism. Bowing to pressure from within ruling BJP against the USbased Playboy club's move to open...
  • Why the Goa BJP, Cong are against Playboy's sariclad bunnies April 10, 2013

    Panaji: The BJP Goa unit has decided to stand by its legislator who has opposed Playboy Club's plan to open a branch at Candolim beach which has been under consideration of the state tourism ministry. Even the state Congress unit has also expressed its reservations over opening of such a facility...
  • Goa: American socialite Paris Hilton turns DJ December 2, 2012

    As we reach the end of the year, the parties have kicked off in Goa. And making an appearance at one of them was American hotel heiress Paris Hilton, who turned DJ for the crowds. Last year, Paris was in India to launch the FallWinter designs of her handbags in Mumbai....