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Panaji: The announcement of the imposition of a 15-day curfew in the state by Chief Minister Pramod Sawant from May 9 onwards ...

15-day curfew comes into force in Goa today

Panaji: The 15-day statewide curfew will begin on Sunday to arrest the inexorable march of coronavirus that has been wreaking havoc in...

COVID positive test report not must for hospitalisation

Panaji: The state government has issued an order stating that no patient requiring critical care or emergency service or medical service shall...

COVID situation worsened with tourism opening, says Vishwajit

Panaji: Health Minister Vishwajit Rane has categorically said that opening up of tourism without any restrictions in December 2020 has led to...

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Panic buying grips Goans

Panaji: The announcement of the imposition of a 15-day curfew in the state by Chief Minister Pramod Sawant from May 9 onwards ...

15-day curfew comes into force in Goa today

Panaji: The 15-day statewide curfew will begin on Sunday to arrest the inexorable march of coronavirus that has been wreaking havoc in...

COVID positive test report not must for hospitalisation

Panaji: The state government has issued an order stating that no patient requiring critical care or emergency service or medical service shall...

COVID situation worsened with tourism opening, says Vishwajit

Panaji: Health Minister Vishwajit Rane has categorically said that opening up of tourism without any restrictions in December 2020 has led to...

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Archdiocese announces appointments of priests, parochial administrators, chaplains

NT NETWORK PANAJI The Archdiocese hereby announces the appointments of the priests in the Archdiocese, wherein the Parish Priests appointed are Fr Pascoal Colaço of...

MLA, MMC administrator pay visit to Mapusa market

Mapusa: MLA Joshua D’Souza along with the government appointed administrator Paresh  Faldessai and chief officer Kabir Shirgaonkar on Monday paid a surprise...

Decision likely today on lockdown extension

NT NETWORK Panaji As demand to extend the ongoing four-day lockdown in the state has been...

‘Double mutant’ strain could be culprit for COVID surges in Goa

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

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3 Opposition legislators decide to open 2 COVID care centres in Margao and Fatorda

Margao: In order to  contain the spread of  the COVID pandemic and to provide the most needed  healthcare facilities, three opposition legislators...

Ramp up COVID testing facilities in Navelim: Luizinho

Margao : With COVID cases surging, efforts are being made to step up testing and also vaccination drive in Navelim. Under Navelim primary...

Curfew announcement triggers panic buying in Ponda

Ponda: Residents of Ponda went into panic buying mode on Saturday, a day after Chief Minister Pramod Sawant announced a 15-day strict...

People gather in large numbers at grocery shops in Valpoi

Valpoi: Valpoi Municipal Council team led by a market inspector in Valpoi on Saturday had to clamp down on grocery shops and...

AAP urges govt to vaccinate Goans in a month to save lives

Panaji: The state unit of the Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday urged the government to vaccinate every Goan within one month to...

South collector appoints 4 nodal officers to oversee COVID care centres

Margao: The south Goa district collector Ruchika  Katyal  on  Saturday  appointed  four nodal officers in four different orders  to oversee  COVID  care...

Doorstep assistance to COVID patients in Nuvem: Wilfred

Margao : The BJP legislator of  Nuvem, Wilfred D’Sa  on  Saturday said that  assistance is being provided  to COVID positive people at...

Lockdown effect: migrant workers continue to leave state

Margao : Last year after the lockdown was imposed several migrant workers engaged in various works in Salcete taluka walked, took buses...

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The Uncelebrated Goan Artist

DANUSKA DA GAMA | NT NETWORK Two days before he could turn 93, I jumped at the chance to...

Doctors, in print and in stone

Frederick Noronha Doctors are in the news, and rightly so with Goa and the rest of India being badly...

Animal welfare at college level

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Some months ago, Anoushka, Abhishek, Sarthak, Garvita and Rishabh wrote to me from Thapar Institute and...

Before the rise of Goa Dourada

Tensing Rodrigues It would be interesting to look at the three villages Cimbel, Panelim and Baimginim before the rise...