Friday , 19 April 2019

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Empowering women

NT BUZZ Change2Life charitable trust, Nerul held its third ‘Women Empowerment’ workshop at Siolim. The event witnessed women from all over Goa coming in large numbers with a variety of handcrafted bags, as part of the trust’s ambitious project ‘Best Out of Waste’. Chief guest for the occasion was block resource person for North Goa, Preeti Kerkar. Lauding the efforts ... Read More »

Bandora STP issue remains unresolved

Nirgosh Gaude | NT Ponda Though the entire state is witnessing election fever with campaigning going on in full swing, Bandora in Ponda taluka seems to be quiet and so an ‘exception.’ According to the locals, not a single candidate has visited their village since the election has been declared; information obtained from the panchayat  reveals that not a single ... Read More »

Super Kings break little sweat to spoil Knights’ night

PTI Chennai A clinical Chennai Super Kings maintained their unbeaten run at home with a seven-wicket thrashing of Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League here on Tuesday. The hosts put up a top-class bowling effort yet again after winning the toss, limiting KKR to 108 for nine despite an unbeaten 50 off 44 balls from the dangerous Andre ... Read More »

Coro double sends Gaurs into Super Cup final

AGENCIES Bhubaneswar Coro scored twice in the first half, including one from a penalty, while Brandon Fernandes rounded off the scoring in the second to help FC Goa beat Chennai City FC 3-0 and reach the finals of the Hero Super Cup 2019, at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday. In the final, the Gaurs will face the winners ... Read More »

Modi will become PM again: Gadkari

PTI Nagpur Seeking to set the record straight on the prime ministerial “ambitions” attributed to him by certain sections, Union minister and senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari has said the saffron party would secure a majority in the Lok Sabha polls starting on April 11 and Narendra Modi would become the prime minister once again. The Minister for Road, Transport ... Read More »

Dunes hold Dempo in six-goal thriller

NT NETWORK Ella Dunes Sports Club registered their fourth draw in as many matches as they held strong Dempo SC to a thrilling 3-3 draw in the Geno-GFA 1st Division League match played at Dempo SC Academy ground, Ella-Old Goa on Tuesday. With the drawn game, Dunes SC are now on four points while Dempo SC, who have so far ... Read More »

All the world’s a stage

NT BUZZ Sunaparanta – Goa Centre for the Arts in association with Abhivyaktee presented the Hindi play titled ‘Yatra… The Journey Within’ at the Sunaparanta amphitheatre, as part of the World Theatre Day 2019 celebrations. `Yatra…The Journey Within’, an adaptation of Athol Fugard’s ‘The Road to Mecca’ is written and directed by Saish Deshpande. The play is about the revolt ... Read More »

Maharashtra has highest number of polluted rivers in country: NGT

PTI New Delhi Maharashtra, a state with the largest economy, has the highest number of polluted river stretches in the country, the NGT has said while directing the chief secretary to submit a quarterly report on compliance with solid waste management rules. Maharashtra also has the most number of cities and towns along polluted stretches, according to a 2015 report ... Read More »

Clean Ganga scheme fantastic project: Hawaii SC judge

PTI New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a cultural faith-based perspective towards the Ganga and there will be an “Indian solution” to a clean river, says Justice Michael D Wilson of the Hawaii Supreme Court who has played a leading role in establishing a court that specialises in environmental laws in the US state. He says “Modi cares about ... Read More »

PML-N chief and son indicted in graft case

PTI Lahore An accountability court Tuesday indicted Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief and Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif on charges he misused his authority while he was the chief minister of Punjab province. Shehbaz’s son Hamza, the Opposition Leader in Punjab Assembly, was also indicted by the court in the Ramzan Sugar Mills case. Both Shehbaz and ... Read More »