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Sunday, April 11, 2021
ROHAN SHRIVASTAV |  NT Panaji A new ‘double mutant’ variant of coronavirus, which was first detected...

402 candidates in fray for polls to five municipalities

NT NETWORK Panaji A total of 402 candidates are in the fray for the elections to...

CM will be first chairman of Goa Mining Corporation

NT NETWORK Panaji The state government has begun working on promulgating an ordinance to set up...

People above 35 years should be vaccinated: BJP

NT NETWORK Panaji  Stating that at least 2 per cent of the Covishield vaccine doses made...

TOP STORIES IN GOA

7,741 eligible beneficiaries inoculated on first day of ‘Tika Utsav’

NT NETWORK Panaji Amid the surge in daily fresh cases of COVID-19, the vaccination drive has...

NGTTOA founding members distance themselves from taxi drivers’ agitation

NT NETWORK Panaji The founding members of the North Goa Tourist Taxi Owners Association (NGTTOA) representing...

Three-time BJP corporator Menino joins Congress along with supporters

NT NETWORK Panaji Former three-time BJP corporator of the city’s civic body, Menino Da Cruz on...
NT NETWORK Panaji Goa continued to report an alarmingly high number of coronavirus infections, as 540...

MAGAZINES

PTI “Hello! This is ‘Dil se Dil Tak’ welcoming its south Kashmir listeners.” The cheerful greeting in Urdu flows...

Blue wonderful

Co-founder and director of Chennai Photo Biennale (CPB), Varun Gupta, is all set to share the joys of the cyanotype process, one...

A listing of writers, the printed word and more…

Frederick Noronha It’s 272-pages thick, costs a hundred rupees and contains quite a bit of information and lists about...

Zoomin’ in with Swanky

He’s been looking through the viewfinder for the last seven years. And while his work has made it to national lifestyle magazines,...

OPINION

Private Taxis Rule

Government must act in the interest of peopleThe private taxi operators went on a strike yet again demanding that the app-based taxi...

Unsafe On Roads

By deferring amended MVA, Goa has compromised people’s safety IN a baffling development, the state government decided on Thursday...
PACHU MENON, Margao With the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic having pushed the state to the wall, it...

NATIONAL NEWS

Kashi temple-mosque case petitioner receives life threat, gets security

PTI Varanasi (UP) A petitioner in the Kashi Vishwanath temple-Gyanvapi mosque dispute case has allegedly received...

EC orders re-polling in four Assam booths on April 20

PTI Guwahati The Election Commission of  India (EC), on Saturday, ordered re-polling in four polling booths...

J&K govt looks to develop Jammu region as adventure tourism hub

PTI Jammu The Jammu and Kashmir government is set to launch adventure tourism on a mega...
PTI New Delhi Congress president Sonia Gandhi accused the Centre on Saturday of “mismanaging” the COVID...

WORLD

Nepal’s opposition parties begin talks to unseat PM Oli

IANS Kathmandu Nepal’s primary opposition party, the Nepali Congress has begun talks with the Nepal Communist...

US authorities begin probe into tragic death of Indian couple

PTI New York Authorities in the US are investigating the tragic death of an Indian couple,...

No data yet on changing Covid vaccines between doses: WHO

AFP Paris The WHO reiterated Friday there was “no adequate data” on switching Covid-19 vaccines between...

Pak’s KPK govt releases Rs 3.48 cr for reconstructing temple

PTI Peshawar Pakistan’s Khyber Pakthunkhwa Provincial Government has released over Rs 3.48 crore for the reconstruction...

Myanmar state of emergency could be extended

IANS Nay Pyi Taw The Myanmar military’s spokesman Zaw Min Tun said the one-year state of...

Britain’s Prince Philip dies at 99

PTI London Britain’s Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II and the longest-serving royal consort...

Biden unveils initial action plan on firearms regulations

PTI Washington Declaring the spike in gun violence in the US an “epidemic” and an “international...

Junta blocks internet, seizes satellite TV dishes

AP Yangon An information blackout under Myanmar’s military junta worsened Thursday as fiber broadband service, the...

VIDEO NEWS

BUSINESS NEWS

I-T, corporate tax mop-up exceeds revised estimates at Rs 9.45 lakh cr

New Delhi PTI Income tax and corporate tax collections at Rs 9.45 lakh crore in the...

NABARD Goa disburses Rs 250 crore RIDF loan in 2020-21

NT NETWORK Panaji The regional office of NABARD, on Friday, reported stellar performance in business areas...

CEAMA suggests changes in PLI scheme to boost AC production

NT NETWORK Panaji After the Union government announced extending the production-linked incentive (PLI) scheme for air...

Forex reserves drop by $2.415 billion

PTI Mumbai The country’s foreign exchange reserves declined by USD 2.415 billion to stand at USD...

SPORTS

PTI Mumbai Openers Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw pummelled Chennai Super Kings into submission with their...

Brandon signs new 3-yr contract with the Gaurs

PTI Panaji Brandon Fernandes has penned a new three-year contract with FC Goa which will keep...

Gaurs feel their Champions League qualification has boosted Indian football

IANS Panaji Indian Super League (ISL) club FC Goa players feel Indian football has climbed several...

Wrestlers Anshu, Sonam lose final but secure Olympic quota

IANS New Delhi India’s Anshu Malik had to settle for silver after she went down fighting...

Harshal, ABD guide Bangalore to thrilling last-ball win over Mumbai

PTI Chennai AB de Villiers rolled back the years with his beautiful yet brutal assault as...