570 new COVID cases; Goa’s tally crosses 10,000-mark

NT NETWORK Panaji The state’s COVID-19 tally crossed the 10,000-mark as 570 fresh cases were detected...

81 COVID positive cases in Margao

Margao With 81 COVID positive cases reported in Margao on Thursday, the number has increased to 390. And out...

Second COVID Hospital comes into being today

NT NETWORK Ponda The sub-district hospital in Ponda that has been designated as the second full-fledged...

Firefighters sanitise the Panaji municipal market

Honouring a request from the CCP, firefighters sanitise the Panaji municipal market on Friday in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.


Canacona ZAO gears up for kharif season

CANACONA: Canacona zonal agriculture office (ZAO) has set a target to bring 100 hectares of land under paddy cultivation under the Systemic Rice Intensification (SRI) method this kharif season, Canacona zonal agriculture officer Shivram Gaonkar has told.

PWD finally paints speed-breaker near Ponda fire station

PONDA: The division XVIII (Roads) of Public Works Department from Ponda on Monday afternoon started the marking of a speed-breaker near the Ponda fire station with thermoplastic 

Sanvordem MLA clears doubts over Dharbandora school building

PONDA: Assuring Dharbandora villagers of carrying out development works for the betterment of people, Sanvordem MLA Ganesh Gaonkar has allayed fears over primary school building in a playground.

Spring in ‘backyard’ of Tourism Minister in utter state of neglect

MAPUSA: Though the state government boasts of improving tourism infrastructure, it is an irony that the Salmona spring that comes under the Saligao village panchayat and the local MLA Dilip Parulekar being the Tourism Minister is facing utter neglect.  

Dhavalikar emphasises on need for good infrastructure in schools

PONDA: Minister for PWD Ramkrishna ‘Sudin’ Dhavalikar, on Sunday, emphasized on the need for good infrastructure in the schools, which will help in carrying out progress of the state and in turn the nation,

Mapusa yet to have proper inter-state bus terminus

MAPUSA: With a number of buses plying on the Goa-Mumbai route via Mapusa, and many passengers boarding and alighting at Mapusa, the city badly needs a proper inter-state bus terminus.

‘Illegal’ Davorlim houses: police to seek information

MARGAO: Maina-Curtorim police station in-charge Gurudas Kadam said that more information is to be collected from the vigilance department and as a part of inquiry the

Teachers asked to promote honesty, possibility thinking

PANAJI: Teachers of the Archdiocesan Board of Education (ABE) have been asked to promote honesty and fight corruption, indulge in education for transformation with possibility thinking. 




Care and compassion

DANUSKA DA GAMA | NT BUZZ It all started with an editorial on local daily highlighting issues of the...

250 voices, 24 choirs, one nation

Twenty four choirs from all over India including Goa have come together as one virtual choir themed ‘Sing for India’ to sing...

A song for India

On the eve of Independence Day (August 14), singer and songwriter Akshada Bandekar released a patriotic song ‘Hum Sab EkHai / We...

An independent mind: An interdependent nation

Aldina Braganza I very proud to be an Indian. We are a great democracy with even a greater diversity....