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...

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,...

Vedanta- Goa meeting environmental norms

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

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...


Sensex recovers from RBI impact, closes 92 pts up on global cues

MUMBAI: Ignoring RBI's hard monetary stance, markets Tuesday rose for the third straight day with Sensex closing over 92 points higher tracking strong global cues.

No monsoon panic for farmers in Goa

Shoma Patnaik | NT
PANAJI: Farmers and officials of the agricultural department are hoping for the rain gods to pour down again considering that rains this year are not as copious as usual.

Rate cut unlikely as RBI sees more risks on inflation front

MUMBAI: The Reserve Bank on Monday hinted at holding on to its elevated rates in the quarterly monetary policy review on Tuesday, saying there are increased risks on inflation scenario and lack of action on the fiscal front.

Winners declared for Chowgule’s ‘design your car contest’

PANAJI: Chowgule Industries Pvt Ltd, authorised dealer for Maruti Suzuki India Ltd in Goa, recently held the ‘Design your car contest’. The contest was about fitting the car with accessories. The contest received an excellent response.

Understanding ‘Fundamental Analysis’

Please explain me the simplest way of doing Fundamental Analysis. - Rahul Naik
While answering your query last week I had said that Fundamental Analysis is too elaborate to be explained in the space I had at my disposal that day. I shall now try to briefly present FA today and over the next three issues.

Sensex surges 304 pts to regain 17k level ahead of RBI meeting

MUMBAI: The Sensex on Monday zoomed over 300 points to one-week high of 17,143.68 on intense buying in power, capital goods and banks ahead of RBI’s first quarter policy review on Tuesday, amid strong global cues.

GSL records net profit of Rs 83 crore

PANAJI: Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) has recorded a net profit of ` 83 crore and Value of Production (VoP) of ` 676 crore. The company released these figures during its annual general meeting (AGM) held on Thursday. The company declared a dividend of ` 17.17 crore which is equal to 59 per cent of the paid up share capital.

Union Shipping Minister Vasan reviews functioning of Ports

PANAJI: The Union Minister of Shipping Mr G K Vasan announced that the Shipping Ministry has taken upon itself a task of completing 42 projects amounting to Rs 15,000 crore.


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...

The New Christian Bramhan Nobiliarchy

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

The winning benefits of vegan

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi That a vegan diet helps in reducing, and even removing diabetes and heart disease, is fairly...