Sunday, January 17, 2021



MassMutual opens centre in Hyderabad

IANS Hyderabad Leading US life insurer Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) on Monday announced the...

Vedanta- Goa meeting environmental norms

NT NETWORK Panaji With an environmental public hearing coming up in the state on January 24,...

Travel industry urges govt to announce dates for restoration of tourist visas

IANS New Delhi Now that the government is close to initiating a vaccination plan for Covid-19,...

Gadkari lays foundation stone for Rs 23 cr highway projects

PTI New Delhi Union Minister Nitin Gadkari  on Friday laid the foundation stone for two national...


Candolim Urban declares 8% dividend

PANAJI: Regular improvements in product structure is the only way to sustain the unexpected challenges in banking arising from recession or hang up in mining industry said Dr. Shivanand N Verlecar.

Sensex at fresh two-year high; RIL spurts 2.35 %

MUMBAI: Riding on a surge in RIL shares, the BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday ended 63 points higher at 20,101.82 points to complete three-days of gains, amid positive trends in European markets.

Higher yields swing SpiceJet into Rs 102-cr profit in Q3

MUMBAI: Low-cost airline SpiceJet flew back into black with the December quarter profit jumping to Rs 102 crore, against a net loss of Rs 39.3 crore a year ago, on the back of higher revenue and stable oil prices.

First Safari Storme handed over

PANAJI: The New Safari Storme has received an overwhelming response from the Goan customers, according to Auto Industries Goa. This vehicle comes with a 2.2L VariCOR, 16 valve diesel engine churming out a power of up to 140PS at 4000rpm, along with 320Nm of maximum torque at 1700rpm.

CIMA, VVM to launch study centre

PANAJI: The Chartered Institute of Managements Accountants (CIMA) recently announced its partnership with the prestigious Vidya Vikas Mandai (VVM), with an aim to provide the students of Goa an opportunity to study the most relevant international professional qualification for business.

Punjabi food festival at Salida del Sol

PANAJI: The Punjabi food festival is currently underway at Hotel Salida del Sol in Panaji. The festival that began on January 13 will run until January 27.

Dr Prabhu receives award for meritorious service

PANAJI: All India Economy Survey Award Council in association with News Live magazine awarded the Sevachakra Puraskar 2013 and Bharat Seva Ratna Award to noted Acupuncture therapist from Porvorim, Dr M B Prabhu, recently in New Delhi.

NRI customer meet held by Bank of India

PANAJI: Bank of India organised a NRI customer meet for its south Goa branches (including Ponda and Tisk Usgao), recently at Colva. The meet was well attended by NRI customers from all the South Goa branches.


IFFI begins in COVID times

The 51st edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) that is in hybrid mode this year, was inaugurated yesterday. NT...

20 Wiki regrets

Frederick Noronha A few days ago, on Friday, January 15, Wikipedia celebrated its 20th birthday. Some youngsters might find...

Suffer the children

Luis Dias To many of us growing up, fado was synonymous with Amália Rodrigues. Apart from one solitary 45...

The New Christian Bramhan Nobiliarchy

Tensing Rodrigues Could it be a mere chance that the new Christian bramhan nobiliarchy that arose within the first...