Sunday , 21 April 2019


Leniency towards suspension of driving licences

ABDUL WAHAB KHAN  | NT PANAJI Despite the directions from the Supreme Court-appointed committee to strictly implement traffic laws and suspend driving licences of violators for a period of three months, the transport department has been lenient towards such traffic rule violators.   It has   suspended only 20 per cent of the licences which had been recommended for suspension. The transport ... Read More »


  Notwithstanding the rise in fatal road accidents, not only in the state but across the country, the two – wheeler riders and motor vehicle drivers continue to flout the traffic norms flagrantly. Please like & share: Read More »

FBI puts Indian who killed his wife on its ‘Most Wanted List’

PTI   Washington The FBI has added a Indian national on its top 10 “Most Wanted List” and offered up to US$ 1,000,00 reward for any information leading to his arrest, two years after he allegedly killed his wife inside a Dunkin Donuts restaurant and subsequently went missing. Bhadreshkumar Chetanbhai Patel, a native of India, is the newest addition to ... Read More »

Coping with exam stress positively

With the examinations fast approaching, stress levels are high among students. But why get stressed during exam time? That won’t help in any way because at the end of the day, you will answer the questions with what you have understood through the year. So instead, try to put those negative feelings aside and find positive and healthy ways to ... Read More »

FDA confiscates sub-standard food brought for Carnival

Food and Drugs Administration on Friday confiscated sub-standard food items brought for Carnival and burnt it down. Cases are booked against a Madgao-based vendor and Aurangabad-based supplier. It included items like samosas to chips to padi. FDA says these items could cause cancer. Please like & share: Read More »


Bastia’s supporters arrive for the opening trial of the SC Bastia football club supporters, sentenced in first instance to fines for violence against French police during the football match between Reims and Bastia, at the appeal court of Reims Please like & share: Read More »

Let Employability Be Heart Of Education

AMIT KAPOOR   IF the buzz around Hyperloop materialises, a commute between Chennai and Bengaluru can be a matter of 30 minutes. The advent of Artificial Intelligence can revolutionise homes around the world and our way of living along with it. Robotics can completely transform factory operations. Self-driven cars can make driving a thing of the past. Please like & ... Read More »

4 militants, 2 army men killed in J&K encounter

KULGAM: Four militants, two army personnel and a civilian were killed in a fierce gunfight in the wee hours Sunday at a hideout shared by the banned Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) and Hizbul Mujahideen in a village in south Kashmir. Please like & share: Read More »


GFA Second Divn (BARDEZ): A A de Moira V.  Benny XI  SC, Duler 4pm; Siolim Sodiem S C   V. St. Savio SC, Poriat,4pm Please like & share: Read More »

Watching Comet C/2016 U1 NEOWISE Nandkumar Kamat   Comets are very interesting and striking celestial phenomena. Goa has recorded many apparitions of comets before – like Halley’s Comet in 1909 and 1985-6, the brilliant Ikeya-seki in September 1965, Kohoutek in 1973, West 1974, Hale-Bopp 1995, Hyakutake 1996 etc. Some of these comets had created terrible excitement in Goa in the ... Read More »