Sunday, May 9, 2021

Opinion

Strict enforcement of rules alone can break the chain of virus transmission AFTER repeatedly rejecting appeals to impose a...

Depressing Times And Rays Of Hope

US President Joe Biden used social media pledging support to India to tide over the ongoing health crisis. Such a development marks...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (08/05/2021)

Emulate Mumbai Model Of COVID Management Goa now finds itself in the disaster zone, having earned the dubious distinction...

The AP Strain

Genome sequencing needed to detect its prevalence in Goa Even as the state is battling the onslaught of the...

TOP STORIES TODAY

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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Gangs Of Goa

A committed police action plan alone can eliminate them and make life safe With Goans shuddering in fear in...

Importance Of Being Well Informed

D C PATHAK We live in the Age of Knowledge that set in with the success of the information technology (IT) revolution at the beginning...

Reopening Hotels

Government cannot afford to please all in hour of crisis The Goa Hotels and Restaurants Association has sought full...

Pandemic Brings India To Its Knees

LT. GEN. (RETD) BHOPINDER SINGH AS the nation gasps for oxygen and the medical infrastructure creaks from sheer overburden,...

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (07/05/2021)

Mismanagement Of COVID-19 Crisis During the first wave of COVID-19 last year, it was mostly the adults and senior...

Let’s Support Govt In Fight Against COVID

PACHU MENON, MARGAO It is said that people with premonitions of an impending threat tend to behave irrationally. But...

Creating Deterrence Against China

S B ASTHANA For decades, the strategic planners of India have been boosting offensive capability along western borders for...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Provide Quality Healthcare To Citizens The second wave in India since April this year has exposed the lack of...

What Congress Lacks

The party faces the spectre of accumulating electoral losses The Congress performance was poor at the recently concluded elections...

Alarming Positivity Rate

Goa dithers on how to break the chain of coronavirus With the coronavirus positive cases showing no sign of...

National Security In Pandemic Times

India must evaluate long-term threats to its national security and understand the link between security and well-being. The dragon is at our...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (05/05/2021)

COVID Infection And CT Scan It is learnt that numerous COVID-19 positive patients with mild to moderate symptoms, and...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

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...