Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar dies of cancer at 63

Goa chief minister and former Union defence minister Manohar Parrikar died on Sunday evening, after battling pancreatic cancer for more than a year. Parrikar, a four-time chief minister of the state, will be accorded a state funeral. The central government has announced a day of national mourning in his honour today. The National Flag will fly at half-mast in th more