Sunday , 18 November 2018


Israel launches attacks in Syria following jet’s crash

IANS   JERUSALEM The Israeli Army said it launched “large-scale attacks” against the aerial defence system and Iranian targets in Syria following the shooting down of an Israeli F-16 fighter on Saturday in a major escalation of tension in the region. Twelve targets, including three aerial defence batteries and four Iranian targets that were part of Iran’s military establishment in ... Read More »

59 temporary LDC posts, but 1045 candidates appear for interview

NT NETWORK   MARGAO As many as 1045 candidates attended walk-in interviews at the South Goa Collectorate here on Wednesday for 59 temporary posts of LDC. Serpentine queues were seen at the Collectorate with hundreds of candidates arriving for interview as early as 5 a.m from far and wide.  A couple of constables were also seen deployed at the site. ... Read More »

PM Should Liberate Himself From Congress Obsession

MICHAEL VAZ, MERCES PRIME Minister Narendra Modi seems to be possessed with one obsession and that is to free India of Congress. For quite some time his oft-repeated slogan has been ‘Congress-mukt Bharat’ and now during his visit to Bengaluru on Sunday he pitched for a ‘Congress-mukt Karnataka’. Let us delve a little deeper into these ill-conceived catchphrases. Whatever may ... Read More »

Churchill aim to maintain good times against Aizawl

MICHAEL SEQUEIRA | PTI   VASCO After drawing confidence with a win against title aspirant Minerva, Churchill Brothers are all set to face on defending champions Aizawl FC in the Hero I-League match played at Tilak Maiden, Vasco, today. Churchill Brothers ended Minerva Punjab unbeaten run to place themselves to seventh place with 13 points from 11 matches. A 2-0 ... Read More »

Churchill Brothers, FC Goa bow out

NT NETWORK   UTORDA Churchill Brothers SC and FC Goa bowed out of the Nike Premier U-15 Youth League while Aizawl FC, Minerva Punjab FC, DSK Shivajians and Bengaluru FC moved into the semifinals at the conclusion of the group matches held simultaneously at Utorda and Nagoa grounds. Aizawl will lock horns against Minerva while DSK will face Bengaluru FC ... Read More »

Delayed meet raises eyebrows over Carnival agency selection

NT NETWORK   PANAJI The State Level Marketing and Promotion Committee (SLMPC) of the department of tourism headed by Tourism Minister Manohar ‘Babu’ Ajgaonkar has convened a delayed meeting on January 29, to decide on the event management agency (EMA) for organising Carnival in Goa from February 10 to February 13, followed by Goa Food and Cultural Festival; this delay, ... Read More »

This restored heritage structure to take avatar as health training institute soon

caption: The restored structure that will house State Health Training Institute at Mapusa Photo: ASILO_E ARPITA SRIVASTAVA | NT MAPUSA: The heritage building that once housed Asilo Hospital at Mapusa has been given a new lease of life and it will take a new avatar as State Health Training Institute, which will be inaugurated soon. The executing agency – Goa ... Read More »

Your bank needs adhar and not Aadhaar

By Tensing Rodrigues You must be wondering what the hell I am trying to say. What I mean is that your bank might be in need of a little help from you in getting its act right before it can help you in linking your Aadhaar number to your bank account. Please like & share: Read More »

Computer learning centre for Bicholim youth

Vedanta launched its advance computer learning centre in association with the Bicholim Municipal Council last week. The program was inaugurated by Dr Pramod Sawant, speaker, Goa legislative assembly and MLA Sankhali. Please like & share: Read More »

Match winner BNI Mandovi

There were cheers every time a six was hit, at the BNI Mandovi chapter hosted cricket tournament on January 7. Members of Business Networking International (BNI)  were present in full strength with family and friends at Campal ground, Panjim where the tournament was being played. Please like & share: Read More »