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The art of dozing off while investing in FDs

By Tensing Rodrigues* What do you do if you are on a long flight say five to seven hours or more ? After you have settled down into your cozy or not so cozy seat and perhaps done with the on flight meal, Please like & share: Read More »

EV policy seen as the spark for auto industry

The announcement of the second phase of the Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles (FAME-2) scheme on Thursday, with an outlay of Rs10,000 crore for a period of three years, has been welcomed by automakers that were waiting for a signal before committing huge investments in electric mobility. Please like & share: Read More »

Lessons from Goa’s Past War Experience

Nandkumar M Kamat Till 1961 Goa had experienced so much upheaval in history that Goans would be the last people in the country to demand a war with Pakistan under present circumstances before exercising all other options. Please like & share: Read More »

Locals oppose housing board proposal in Chinchinim

MARGAO: Chinchinim villagers have united to unanimously oppose the housing board proposal to identify land in the village. The villagers received a short in the arm after neighbouring Sarzora panchayat also passed a unanimous resolution opposing the housing project in neighbouring villages of Dramapur and Chinchinim. Please like & share: Read More »

Skill India’s job fair draws hordes of local unemployed

Over 1,300 job aspirants turned up at the Skill India’s Rozgar Mela held in Ravindra Bhavan,  Sanquelim. The job fair was organised by the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), under the aegis of the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship. Please like & share: Read More »

Modi himself questioning air strike in Pakistan: Congress

NEW DELHI: The Congress Sunday claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has himself “questioned” the recent anti-terror air strike in Pakistan by his remarks that the country is feeling the absence of Rafale fighter jets as the results could have been different if India had these aircraft. Please like & share: Read More »

Eating joint Ambica Hotspot opens in Margao

Ambica Hotspot, a new restaurant opened near the Bolshe Circle, next to Bardez Bazaar at Gogol, Margao. The quick service restaurant is a trendy place that offers burgers, hot magic fries, hotdogs, wraps, hot and crispy chicken and mouthwatering milk shakes and coolers.  It is run by franchisee PK Foods. The inauguration on February 21was by Vijay Sardesai, Minister for Town ... Read More »

Bank employees pay respects to Pulwama soldiers

Bank employees in the state, under the umbrella association of the United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU), Goa unit, paid their respects to the jawans killed in the terrorist attack. Employees assembled in different locations across the state, in Panjim, Margao, Mapusa, Vasco and Ponda to observe a two minute silence in memory of the slain solders. Please like & ... Read More »