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Tuesday, June 22, 2021
People shopping in a mall in Panaji on Monday. Shops in malls have opened for business following the relaxation provided by the...

CZMP public hearings likely to turn chaotic

Compilation of individual coastal maps yet to be completed Panaji: The public hearings on Coastal Zone Management Plan (CZMP),...

Digital fare meters: no interim relief to cab operators

Panaji: The High Court of Bombay at Goa on Monday refused to grant interim relief to contract carriage cabs from installing digital...

No under-reporting of COVID deaths, state govt tells HC

Panaji: Stating that though there were some instances of late reporting, which have been rectified now, the state government on Monday told...

TOP STORIES IN GOA

Govt to ramp up COVID testing: Vishwajit

Suggests holding of ward-wise vaccination drive Margao: Suggesting ward-wise vaccination drive in a bid to achieve 100 per cent...

Efforts will have to be made to clear bio-medical waste at Sonsoddo at the earliest: HC

Panaji: The High Court of Bombay at Goa on Monday said that all efforts will have to be made to see that the...

218 new cases of COVID-19 recorded; 7 more mortalities

Panaji: Goa on Monday registered 218 fresh cases of COVID-19 pandemic with the positivity rate of 8.14 per cent.
Panaji: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant participated in the International Day of Yoga, at a special yoga session held at the Heritage Fort...

MAGAZINES

CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ When Tsumyoki first appeared on the music scene, rap was still relatively new to...

Jackfruit, the food of the future

Miguel Braganza After almost a decade of promotion at the Konkan Fruit Fest and four years of workshops, training...

Between the pages

As part of the programme ‘Kitaab: Books In Discussion’, International Centre Goa (ICG) is organising a webinar around the book ‘Thirsty Cities:...

Songs for change

The South Goa District committee under Nasha Mukt Bharat Abhiyan, an initiative of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of...

OPINION

A Matter Of Concern

Govt must make public aware why Positivity rate continues to be high The slow decline of COVID-19 infection rate...

Tasks For Congress

The party has to act swiftly to resolve issues plaguing it All India Congress Committee secretary in-charge of Goa...
Ajit Ranade Next month we will celebrate 30 years of the launch of economic reforms. On June 21, 1991...

NATIONAL NEWS

India vaccinates record 69 lakh on Day 1 of new jab regime

New Delhi: More than 69 lakh vaccine doses were administered across the country till Monday evening on the first day of the...

Prashant Kishor meets Pawar amid speculations of Third Front

New Delhi: Poll strategist Prashant Kishor on Monday met Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar here, their second meeting this month...

Top LeT terrorist among 3 killed in J&K encounter

Srinagar: One of the most wanted militants, Mudasir Pandit, and a Pakistani ultra were among the three militants killed in a Sunday...
People take part in a yoga session at the Kanheri Caves on the outskirts of Mumbai on Monday to mark the International...

WORLD

Sweden PM loses confidence vote

Stockholm: Stefan Lofven, Sweden’s Social Democratic prime minister since 2014, lost a confidence vote in parliament on Monday amid a housing crisis...

New Israeli PM warns Hamas against ‘any more violence’

Tel Aviv: Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has warned the Islamic Hamas movement that the Jewish state will not tolerate “any more...

Brazil’s COVID-19 deaths cross 500,000

Rio De Janeiro: Brazil on Saturday became the second country after the United States to surpass 500,000 COVID-19 deaths as the South...

World powers, Iran begin nuclear talks in Vienna

Vienna: Further talks between Iran and global powers took place Sunday to try to negotiate and restore a landmark 2015 agreement to...

Third wave of Covid ‘definitely under way’ in UK: scientist

London: A new wave of coronavirus infections is “definitely under way” in England due to the Delta variant first identified in India,...

China crosses 1 bn mark in vaccinating its people

Beijing: More than 1 billion doses of Covid-19 vaccines has been administered in China, as the country is pushing ahead with the...

Hardliner Ebrahim Raisi elected Iran President

Dubai: Iran’s hard-line judiciary chief won the country’s presidential election in a landslide victory Saturday, propelling the supreme leader’s protege into Tehran’s...

Pak accuses India of misrepresenting ICJ verdict in Jadhav case

Islamabad: Pakistan on Saturday accused India of “misrepresenting” the verdict of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case...

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BUSINESS NEWS

FinMin, Infy meet on glitches in new I-T portal today

To discuss stakeholder inputs New Delhi: Two weeks since the much talked about new income tax return filing portal...

Companies expect better performance in 6-12 months: Survey

New Delhi: As states start to ease lockdown restrictions with declining number of daily Covid-19 cases, companies are hopeful of better performance...

TN to focus on diversifying industrial base, re-energise old windmills: Guv

New Delhi: The country’s largest automobile maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Monday said it will hike prices of its cars in...

Overseas participants on Indian power exchanges to rise soon

New Delhi: Indian power exchanges may soon host a larger number of buyers and sellers from neighbouring countries with the operationalisation of...

SPORTS

Bucharest: Christoph Baumgartner’s first-half goal sent Austria through to the last 16 of Euro 2020 on Monday after a 1-0 win over...

Netherlands keep perfect record

Amsterdam: Georginio Wijnaldum scored a second-half double as the Netherlands defeated North Macedonia 3-0 to keep their perfect record on their way...

Peru stun Colombia

Sao Paulo: Peru beat Colombia 2-1 on Sunday to keep alive their chances of advancing to the knockout stage of Copa America.

Lenny to officiate as evaluator at Tokyo Olympics

Goan will be the only evaluator from Asia to be a part of the Games Panaji: Goa’s AIBA certified...

India fold for 217, Kiwis steady at 101/2

Southampton: India’s batting superstars struggled to decode the “big riddle” called Kyle Jamieson while the bowlers found new batting sensation Devon Conway...