Tuesday , 23 October 2018

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Akbar’s Fall From Grace

MICHAEL VAZ, MERCES M J Akbar is a name in India that needs no specific mention. He was a journalist par excellence for decades and was associated in high positions with leading newspapers and magazines. He is also the author of some ten well-known books. His contribution to Indian politics is equally remarkable. He was a Congress MP and also ... Read More »

How To Turn Lameduck FDA To A Watchdog

AFTER repeatedly claiming that the fish imported from other states was free from formalin, the Goa government has decided to ban import of fish within eight days! Surprisingly the decision was announced by Town and Country Planning Minister Vijai Sardesai and not Health Minister Vishwajit Rane who heads the food and drugs administration (FDA) that is responsible for making food ... Read More »

Voices in harmony

The third edition of the music festival ‘Da Capo Sammelan’ kicked off on October 15. And October 16 will see noted soprano Patricia Rozario along with pianist Mark Troop and violinist Mika Nishimura live in action. NT BUZZ caught up with Patricia to learn more CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ For the past few years soprano singer Patricia Rozario with ... Read More »

An evening with a conservationist

Wildlife biologist, conservationist and naturalist AJT Johnsingh is in Goa to launch his latest book ‘On Jim Corbett’s Trail and Other Tales from the Jungle’ today. NT BUZZ caught up with the naturalist to know more about him and his work Janice Savina Rodrigues | NT BUZZ Tigers are elusive big cats who hunt with a kind of finesse that ... Read More »

Marcus blows away DBO in Curtorim’s title fiesta

Curtorim: A hat-trick by in-form striker Marcus Fernandes enabled Curtorim Gymkhana to register a well deserved 3-0 win against Don Bosco Oratory, Fatorda and emerge champions of Curtorim Villagers Cup football tournament played at church grounds, Curtorim on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

Datsun GO, GO plus facelift launched in Goa

AM Ventures, the Nissan dealer for Goa launched the latest upgrade of the Datsun Go hatchback and its seven seater version, the Go plus at their showroom in Verna. Both cars have received a comprehensive update and now pack more by way of features and safety, in addition to updates to the interior and exteriors. Please like & share: Read More »

CM returns to Goa from AIIMS in air ambulance

PANAJI/ VASCO: Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar returned to Goa from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi Sunday afternoon by an air ambulance. Please like & share: Read More »

Parrikar’s sudden arrival shocks state BJP leaders

PANAJI/ VASCO: A few of the state leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party informally discussed Sunday evening the political situation in Goa vis-à-vis the current health condition of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar. Please like & share: Read More »

Govt will complete its tenure, says Vijai

CUNCOLIM: Town and Country Planning Minister and leader of Goa Forward Party (GFP), which is one of the allies of the BJP-led state government, on Sunday said that despite the ill health of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, he was assured that the government will complete its five-year tenure. Please like & share: Read More »