Friday , 19 April 2019


Save Accident Victims

Noting that one fatality takes place every four minutes in road accidents in India Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants hospitals to provide cashless treatment to accident victims. Please like & share: Read More »

BJP Finds A Scorpion To Sting Congress 

With the arrest of A M Wachasundar, whose job contract as director of Japan International Co-operative Agency (JICA) was terminated four days ago, the Goa government obviously intends to send out a message that it is acting fast and firmly in the case of alleged bribery of ministers and officials by US construction consultancy firm Louis Berger. Please like & ... Read More »

To Red Planet With ISRO

From Aryabhatta to Mangalayan, and with more than $100 million earned through launching 45 foreign satellites belonging to 19 countries till date, ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) has come a long way. The silent revolution of space boys over the years has paid off. Please like & share: Read More »

Making Money and Men Safe at Banks

IT may not be a huge amount but theft of cash from a bank in Goa is very unusual and hence a matter of serious concern. According to preliminary reports, an insider’s involvement cannot be ruled out in the theft from the Bank of India, Mapusa branch on Wednesday, Please like & share: Read More »

Amitabh’s Afterthought

Reports in a section of the media suggested that Amitabh Bachchan took Rs 6.31 crore for a promo of Doordarshan’s new Kisan Channel, which was a pre-poll promise of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and launched in May. Please like & share: Read More »

Slow Progress On  E-Governance in Goa

THE monsoon session of the Goa Legislative Assembly begins coming Monday and it is good to find that two-thirds of the total questions received by Speaker Rajendra Arlekar were sent by MLAs online. At last Arlekar’s efforts to make the proceedings of the Assembly paperless seem to be paying. Please like & share: Read More »

Yakub Pays the Price

THERE is an unconventional view that Yakub Memon was a second-level player in the Mumbai blasts conspiracy, so he did not deserve to be sent to the gallows. The main conspirators were Tiger Memon and Dawood Ibrahim and several faceless ISI men.  Please like & share: Read More »

Red Signal For Bullet Train

The proposal for a bullet train corridor between Mumbai and Ahmedabad must be put on hold for an indefinite period. The cost of building it is estimated at Rs 1 lakh crore which is too huge an amount for Indian Railways to afford, even along the PPP route. If the work on bullet train corridor starts in 2017, the first ... Read More »

Unfit for Consumption

MOST of us consumers do not exactly know what the ‘Best before’ date printed on food packets and sachets means. Most of us actually might not be paying much attention to it. Sometimes the dates are mentioned in such indistinct manner you can’t find it.  Manufacturers have been using “Best before” dates under the pretext that they are not dates ... Read More »

The Secret Diary Of James McClung

HALF the case regarding bribes adding up to about Rs 6 crore paid by US construction company Louis Berger International Inc to “Indian officials” (presumably ministers, civil servants and engineers) to secure the Japanese-aided water development and sewerage project in Goa is already established. Please like & share: Read More »