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Sunburn EDM yet to get final nod, but Babu’s son aims for ‘afterglow’

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Even though the government is yet to give its nod for organising ‘Sunburn Klassique’ electronic dance and music festival in Goa, Trivesh Ajgaonkar, the son of  Tourism Minister Manohar ‘Babu’ Ajgaonkar has already advertised the official after-party for this EDM festival at his Owl night club. Owl, located in Calangute and advertised as a premium night ... Read More »

Crucial meet today on decline of tourism

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Repeated complaints from tourism stakeholders in the state as regards the decline  of tourism in Goa and the collapse of administration in the tourism department have forced Tourism Minister Manohar ‘Babu’ Ajgaonkar to convene an urgent meeting with these stakeholders on Wednesday  at the Secretariat. The meeting, which is expected to witness ‘fireworks’, will  be attended ... Read More »

Govt gets tough on liquor outlets not putting up drunk driving signs

NT NETWORK   PANAJI In a major decision aimed at instilling a  sense for  road safety among the motorists and liquor sellers, the district road safety council on Tuesday  directed the excise department  not to renew licences of all the bars and restaurants as well as liquor selling shops if the owners fail to display from April 1 signboards carrying ... Read More »

Johnny Johnny, Yes Papa – Tiatr Personality JP Pereira

‘Johnny Johnny, Yes Papa’ is the latest non-stop show by Peter-Roshan. It is about people who harm the girl child. The show opens with Douglas shouting at the doctor after his widowed sister Alaska delivers a girl. He directs the words “I hate girls” to the doctor and also says he wants her to kill the infant. The doctor refuses, ... Read More »

Cuncolim villagers on tenterhooks over highway realignment

NT NETWORK   MARGAO The realignment of the National Highway bypass through Cuncolim, which has triggered concern that some houses will be razed, is yet to be finalised as the three proposed routes are still awaiting the Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar’s approval. At a meeting held last week, Cuncolim villagers raised concerns of their homes being demolished for the bypass ... Read More »

Every dealer a strong pillar of our growth: Thareja

NT NETWORK PANAJI Anupam Thareja, co-founder, Classic Legends Pvt Ltd, said that given the love and affection they have received since the launch of Jawa Motorcycles in November, it is their duty to put in best practices to create an experience that transcends the way premium motorcycles are sold in the country. The first Jawa showroom in Goa was inaugurated ... Read More »

Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar seen holding the BJP flag

Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar seen holding the BJP flag and is flanked by his daughter-in-law Uma and son Utpal at his private residence as part of the party’s ‘Mera Parivar, Bhajapa Parivar’ campaign Please like & share: Read More »

Higher tax benefit will lead to economic growth: Piyush Goyal

IANS NEW DELHI Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said in the Lok Sabha that the proposal to increase rebate for taxpayers up to Rs 5 Lakh has been welcomed across India as it gives lower tax, higher cash in the hands of small taxpayers which will also give a fillip to the economy. Participating in the Finance Bill discussion ... Read More »

Xiaomi leads India smartphone market in 2018, Samsung second

IANS NEW DELHI Chinese brand Xiaomi with 28.9 per cent market share led the Indian smartphone market in 2018, followed by South Korean brand Samsung at 22.4 per cent and Vivo at 10 per cent, an International Data Corporation (IDC) report said on Tuesday. “The premium end of the market outgrew all other price segments in 2018 with 43.9 per ... Read More »