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PANAJI: Sigma Plus Training in association with The Academy of chief executives and Ashadeep School, and Mr. Jeff Tobe, a certified professionals speaker, will conduct a series of effective team-building workshops called Coloring Outside the Lines, in Panjim, said a press release.Read More »
MUMBAI: Stock market today continued its rally for the third-straight day with the bellwether Sensex advancing 329 points, driven by strong rebound in metals and realty counters amid firming global cues.Read More »
BY PRAFUL BIDWAI
AS the telecom scam over the 2G spectrum reverberates, two magazines (Outlook and Open) have reproduced partial transcripts of certain telephone conversations between Ms Nira Radia, a corporate lobbyist for the Tata and Mukesh Ambani groups, and several top journalists and politicians. These show journalists illegitimately acting as political lobbyists.
NEWS that five panchayats in the Bardez taluka–Candolim, Calangute, Odxel, Pilerne-Marra and Assagao, have identified land for setting up garbage treatment plants should make the people of these villages heave a sigh of relief.Read More »
THE Saudi King describing Pakistani President Zardari as the greatest obstacle to the country’s progress; US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton referring to India as a self-appointed front runner for the UN seat; Israeli President describing Pakistan as his ‘private nightmare’; how India was kept out of the Turkey talks on Afghanistan…Read More »
Deduction against Unwanted Schemes
THIS refers to the editorial ‘Finally, Number Portability’ (NT, November 27). Mobile number portability is not as urgent as dealing with the illegal methods practiced by some mobile phone operators.
BY JOAO SOUSA M | NT
PANAJI: With protests against toll mounting, the state government has asked the National Highway Authority of India to review the financial viability of widening the 122-km NH17 under a reduced toll structure, a high level source said.
PANAJI/MAPUSA: An Indian musical instrument sitar was used by three drug peddlers to conceal some of the contraband drugs, which totally valued at around Rs 32 lakh and which was seized by the Anjuna police in a well-planned operation on Monday midnight.Read More »
MAPUSA: The garbage issue has presently become a major issue, and continues to haunt not only the state municipalities, but also the village panchayats all over the state.Read More »