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New variant of Apache RR 310 launched

Team B&C/ NT TVS Motor Company, launched an upgrade of the Apache RR 310 equipped with a race tuned (RT) slipper clutch. The upgraded bike offers customers enhanced riding experience as it provides swift gear shifting with low hand fatigue and maintains vehicle stability at high speed during downshifts, especially in corners. The new variant also gets minor styling upgrades …

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Modi 2.0: Golden opportunity for economic rise

By DM Deshpande The people of India have given a decisive mandate to the incumbent NDA government. It would be realistic to interpret the verdict as more in favor of Modi rather than anything else. In fact, both in terms of vote share, which has gone up from 31 per cent to 38 per cent and number of seats won, …

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Creating a pension from hard-earned earnings

By Tensing Rodrigues Let us look at some of the salient features of National Pension System (NPS). You can open a NPS account through banks and some other financial institutions that act as point of presence service providers. Once you open the account you will be issued a card with 12-digit unique number called Permanent Retirement Account Number (PRAN). This …

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Scaling up in canned fish business

The only Goan seafood company to supply to the United Nations and the Indian Army, Seahath Canning, founded by Mohammed Ismail, is an interesting growth story, reports Diana Fernandes The canned fish industry in Goa has seen significant growth from its initial days of manual to mechanised processing and along with this change Mohammed Ismail, founder, Seahath Canning Company has …

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In India everybody wants to remain as MSMEs, says NSIC, Udayakumar

Officials from National Small Industries Corporation (NSIC), Delhi, were in Goa last week for the South India MSME Summit, held in ICG, Dona Paula. Here P Udayakumar , director, planning and marketing, NSIC, speaks on the MSME ecosystem. He talks to Shoma Patnaik on NSIC presence in Goa among other issues   MSMEs by and large are dissatisfied with the treatment …

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Hot business opportunity for Goans in cold storages

Since liberation the area under agricultural activities in Goa has been steadily shrinking. From a healthy 85 per cent in 1961 the area under agriculture is now around 60 per cent and is receding exponentially as Goans are moving from rural to urban areas steadily. What is needed is to create a situation where migration from rural areas to urban …

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Fare hike: People say not fair

Goans travelling by local buses have to shell out more with the new fare hike implemented by the Transport Department. NT BUZZ gets their take on this increase DANUSKA DA GAMA | NT BUZZ Effective from June 1, people travelling by local buses in Goa will have to shell out more for both – private operated buses as well as …

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Adding music to life

Actress and singer, Ester Noronha, has been pleasing the Goan and Mangalorean audience with her singing and acting. She recently worked with Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff in the film ‘Kantaar – a song of life’. In conversation with NT BUZZ she shares her journey, and more about the film Ester Noronha has carved a niche in the field of acting …

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Ascension: Jesus’ glorification

As Catholics all over the world celebrate the Feast of the Ascension of Jesus into heaven today, here is a look at what it is all about Fr Walter de Sa The faithful all over the world will rejoice and celebrate the feast of the Ascension of the Risen Lord. The resurrection of Jesus Christ (Easter) marks the beginning of …

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FILM REVIEW SACHIN CHATTE

Your Songs Film: Rocketman, Cast: Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Bryce Dallas Howard, Directed by: Dexter Fletcher, Duration: 2 hrs, Rating: * * * Co-produced by Elton John himself, Rocketman is a biopic of the famed singer that leaves you with mixed feelings, mostly positive ones. Since it has come close (well, maybe not that close) on the heels of Bohemian …

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