Sunday, January 17, 2021

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Apex Court Anguish

The Centre must find a solution satisfying protesting farmers Expressing disappointment over the way the farmers’ agitation was being...

How To Fool Voters

Lawmakers must empower people, not themselves There can be no two opinions on the advice Vice President M Venkaiah...

Growth Without Ethics

Amit Shah’s pan-India power game may prove self-destructive for party Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa expanded his cabinet...

Reprieve for Centre

The SC committee is seen to help govt sail through farmers imbroglio Some strange things are happening in the...

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Things to Do As Mopa Takes Off

WITH the signing of the concession agreement between the Goa government and GMR Airport Ltd, the construction of the state’s first International Greenfield Airport...

Trump Can’t Practise What He Preached

DONALD Trump has defied opinion polls, most of whom gave Hillary Clinton a lead. He has defied the firm belief of the American liberals...

Rising Rape In An Enlightened State

The prison data released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) has revealed that of 152 convicts in two Goa jails, 71 (close to...

Mickey Pacheco Back to Old Avatar

The central executive committee of the Goa Vikas Party (GVP) has rejected the proposal of Francisco Xavier Pacheco, MLA from Nuvem and the party’s...

Making Street Food Safe Across Goa

Goa’s FDA (Food and Drug Authority) has launched “Project Serve Safe [email protected] Street Food,” a central government initiative, for making street food safe in...

Bringing Wanarmares Into Goan Mainstream

The recent attack on Wanarmares (so called for formerly being monkey hunters) by locals in the Bethoda-Nirankal area of Ponda taluka has once again...

Averting Tragedies In Goa’s Unsafe Schools

While the government claims to have a “focused stance” on improvement of education infrastructure, its approach in reality appears to be lopsided. The primary...

Truth on Trial In Louis Berger Case

More than a year after the first chargesheet was filed in the Louis Berger bribery case, the crime branch filed a supplementary chargesheet naming...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

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...