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30-year-old held for ‘nude party’ plans

Accused confesses of having rough patch for last six month and was not getting work. Panaji: The Goa party/nude pool party in Morjim is fictitious and its poster which was viral on social media was made with an intention to cheat prospective customers, the police have said. 30-year-old Armaan Mehta from Katihar Bihar who was arrested by the Crime Branch …

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Sacked HK Cathay staff decry ‘Cultural Revolution’ purge

Hong Kong: Former Cathay Pacific staff who say they were fired for supporting Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protesters accused bosses on Monday of carrying out a “Cultural revolution” style political purge. The Hong Kong-based airline has had a torrid few weeks after Chinese state media and authorities blasted the company because some of its 27,000 employees had taken part in — …

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Bhupathi brings tennis to Goa

Danuska Da Gama | NT BUZZ Ace tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi was recently in the state to unveil the first Mahesh Bhupathi Tennis Academy in Goa that will be housed within Gera’s River of Joy exclusively for its residents. And the tennis star, who in 1997 became the first Indian to win a Grand Slam tournament, believes that while tennis …

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Guirdolim SC crowned champions

Cansaulim: First half strikes from Melwin Carvalho and Macklon Colaso were enough for Guirdolim SC to defeat a spirited Navelim Sporting Club 2-1 and emerge champions of CAC’s Three Kings Cup football tournament played at TB Cunha Sports Complex grounds, Cansaulim on Sunday. Guirdolim SC went into the lead in the 8th minute when Melwin Carvalho received a neat cross …

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PM calls for campaign to honour talented daughters

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged people to launch a campaign to honour daughters who have made a mark with their achievements in various fields for public good. He also called for sharing of Diwali gifts and sweets to bring happiness to those who cannot afford it. The Prime Minister said on Diwali, goddess Lakshmi is welcomed …

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Intense Hong Kong clashes ahead of China’s 70th anniversary

Hong Kong: Fierce clashes broke out between protesters and riot police in Hong Kong on Sunday as thousands marched through the strife-torn city, during a day of global protests aimed at casting a shadow over communist China’s upcoming 70th birthday.  Beijing is preparing for huge, tightly-choreographed festivities from Tuesday to mark the founding of the People’s Republic of China, including …

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What next for PMC Bank customers in Goa?

On Tuesday, September 24 depositors of PMC Bank in Goa were in a state of panic when the RBI imposed embargo on the bank and limited withdrawals to Rs 1,000 per account holder. The RBI also restricted the bank from lending or investment activities.   Depositors of PMC bank had no inkling of any trouble within the bank. The RBI …

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Chaos prevails at Mapusa Urban Bank meeting

Mapusa: The annual general meeting of  Mapusa Urban Co-operative Bank of Goa on Saturday witnessed high drama as a group of shareholders and directors and their supporters crossed swords over several issues. The 54th AGM of the co-operative bank was convened  on Saturday at the head office of the bank The meeting was initially adjourned after  shareholder Rajsingh Rane and …

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CM: Goa will be known as an educational hub in the future

Margao: Goa would be known as an educational hub in the future, as renowned institutions are willing to come to the state, said Chief Minister Pramod Sawant Sawant was speaking at the 5th convocation ceremony of NIT Goa, on Saturday,   as the chief guest; the Chief Minister presented B Tech, M Tech and PhD degrees to around 110 students. Speaking …

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Three terrorists killed in J&K

Ramban/Jammu: A top Hizb-ul-Mujahideen ‘commander’, wanted in connection with the assassination of a senior BJP leader and an RSS functionary, was killed along with two other terrorists in a nine-hour operation in which a jawan lost his life in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, officials said. The terrorists, identified as Osama and his associates Zahid and Farooq, …

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