Thursday, May 6, 2021



RIL announces payment schedule for balance amount of rights issue

New Delhi: Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has announced the payment schedule for the balance amount of its rights issue which opens on...

High-tech polyclinic inaugurated at Panaji

PANAJI: A trailblazing polyclinic - Dr Mihir Desai’s Ortho Clinic, Arogyam Pathology Centre and Dr Vaishali’s Ultrasonography Clinic - was recently opened...

India’s GDP to grow at 11% this fiscal: ADB

New Delhi: ADB on Wednesday said the Indian economy is projected to grow at 11 per cent in the current financial year...

‘Ohh Idly’ launched in Goa

NT NETWORK Panaji The first non-veg start-up ‘Ohh Idly’  was launched  in Goa on Monday at...


No service tax on NRI remittances: govt

NEW DELHI: The Union government on Tuesday said remittances from abroad will not attract service tax, putting to rest the concerns raised in view of new tax norms.

NHT investments

By Tensing Rodrigues
I Some days back Standard and Poors’ threatened to downgrade India’s sovereign credit rating to “below investment grade”. Subsequently Fitch has also lowered India’s outlook to negative from stable, citing stalled structural reforms, high inflation and limited progress on fiscal consolidation.

Sensex surges 226 pts on Spanish deal, closes at 4-month high

MUMBAI: Sensex on Tuesday soared 226 points riding on the back of capital goods, FMCG, auto and banking shares to close at four-month high of 17,618.35 amid strong global cues after Eurozone finance ministers agreed on a deal to nurse the ailing Spanish banks back to health.

Revised Tatkal scheme to check touts gets underway

NEW DELHI: The popular Tatkal scheme with new timings and additional measures to check the menace of touts came into effect on Tuesday with railways claiming a tangible reduction of pressure at reservation counters and improved performance of its e-ticketing site.

Economic crisis sends 5,000 horses to slaughters in Spain per month

MADRID: The economic crisis in Spain is sending almost 5,000 horses a month to the slaughterhouse and has increased the number of animals abandoned because their owners can no longer afford to keep them.

Tata Mutual Fund launches new fund offer

MUMBAI: Tata Mutual Fund has announced the launch of a new fund offer, Tata Capital Protection Oriented Fund Series II, a close ended capital protection oriented fund.

AIOCD to support market-based pricing

MUMBAI: The All India Organisation of Chemists and Druggists (AIOCD) has welcomed  the government’s draft proposal to move away from cost-based pricing to market-based drug pricing policy saying that it will best address patient needs and balance industry growth. 


A farewell to retired teachers

NT BUZZ The management, staff and PTA of Guardian Angel Pre-Primary and Primary School, Curchorem bid farewell to senior...

Let’s get physical

‘Get Fit, Stay Fit Goa’, a two-week free bodyweight programme aims to inspire a fitness revolution in Goa. NT BUZZ talks to...

Food warriors

CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ Pinky Goyal Like most people scanning the horrifying news coming in...

Born to run

NT BUZZ The second edition of the Mulgao Fitness Run 2021 was held. The run was sponsored by Anil...