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DY Patil upset Goan Lions to win GCL

PORVORIM: Goan Lions, who had stormed into the summit clash without conceding a single defeat, failed to bring their best game in the all-important final as they let DY Patil run away with the Goa Corporate League (GCL) trophy after conceding a five-wicket defeat, at GCA Academy ground in Porvorim on Sunday evening. Read More »

GMPF urges Rahul to provide counsel to pursue matter in SC

NT NETWORK   PANAJI The Goa Mining People’s Front (GMPF) Saturday urged All India Congress Committee president Rahul Gandhi to provide a qualified senior counsel to pursue the mining matter in the Supreme Court. The GMPF is an umbrella organisation of mining dependants in the state. “We urged Rahul to see that mining activity resumes in Goa. We also requested ... Read More »

Goencho Avaz seeks special status for Goa

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Goencho Avaz, an NGO, on Saturday, submitted a memorandum to All-India Congress Committee president Rahul Gandhi, seeking special status for Goa. “In 2009, Sonia Gandhi had promised special status to Goa that remains unfulfilled, and we are sure that her son has now come to fulfil that promise to Goa, and when we say special status, ... Read More »

Carlos confident of BJP winning all 3 seats in by-elections

NT NETWORK   VASCO Vasco MLA Carlos Almeida is confident of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) winning by-elections in three constituencies of Shiroda, Mandrem and Mapusa, hoping alliance partners would not field their candidates against BJP. He was speaking to media on the sidelines of launch of hot-mix carpeting work of F L Gomes road, that is estimated to cost Rs ... Read More »

Shedding gender stereotypes in Indian politics

VENITA GOMES | NT BUZZ   She is unstoppable. From being an activist and then a journalist, Apsara Reddy has now found her calling in politics. Born as Ajay Reddy, the transwoman politician, decided to change and pave her own destiny at the age of 15, and create a life worth living. Read More »

Welcoming the leader:

Congress leaders garland party’s national president Rahul Gandhi during the party’s booth workers’ convention at Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee indoor stadium in Taleigao on Friday. AICC secretary in-charge of Goa desk Chella Kumar, GPCC president Girish Chodankar, Congress Legislature Party leader Chandrakant Kavlekar and others were present on the occasion Read More »

Kohli hits 41st ton, but India lose

RANCHI: Virat Kohli looked like a ‘Man on a Mission’ wearing the camouflage army cap for the better part of his 41st ODI hundred but that wasn’t enough to prevent India from losing the third ODI against Australia by 32 runs here Friday. Read More »

Keeping tradition alive in Chandor

The first capital of Goa, Chandor, originally known as Chandrapur comes alive every year when people come together to perform the traditional Mussol Khel dance. Linked to the harvest festival, ‘musal’ is a pounding stick that is used during this dance. Read More »

10th generation Honda Civic launched

PANAJI: Honda Cars India Ltd (HCIL), one of the leading manufacturer of premium cars in India Friday launched its all-new 10th Generation Honda Civic in the Indian market. Read More »