Sunday, May 9, 2021

Commentary

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

Ensure Free And Universal Vaccination

The Centre has abdicated its responsibility and pushed the entire burden of procuring vaccines for the 18 to 44 age group wholly...

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...

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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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...

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,...

Cricketing Gods Are Apathetic To Suffering

PACHU MENON, MARGAO WHILE many from amongst the Indian glitterati are conspicuous by their silence during these pandemic times,...

Need To Protect The Young From Third Wave

By epidemiological parameters even without extension of lockdown or state level stringent lockdown the ‘second wave’ in Goa could be automatically over...

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Great Vaccine Debacle Of India

JAGDISH RATTANANI AND T JACOB JOHN The world’s second largest market for vaccines is India. The world’s largest vaccine...

Mamata’s Spectacular Victory

GANAPATHI BHAT, AKOLA Mamata Banerjee has shown the type of fighter she is by inflicting a resounding defeat on...

Need To Protect The Young From Third Wave

By epidemiological parameters even without extension of lockdown or state level stringent lockdown the ‘second wave’ in Goa could be automatically over...

Cricketing Gods Are Apathetic To Suffering

PACHU MENON, MARGAO WHILE many from amongst the Indian glitterati are conspicuous by their silence during these pandemic times,...

Glimpses Of Xi Jinping’s Dictatorship

BINAY KUMAR SINGH EARLIER this month, during the Chinese ‘tomb sweeping’ festival, CCP leader and former Chinese premier Wen...

Lockdown Is Devastating

SAMIR KHAN, MAPUSA THE state government has announced   four-day lockdown in view of the rising COVID cases in Goa....

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,...

‘Czar’ Putin’s Game Plan For India

Putin is intent on economically strangling Ukraine and daring Biden to do something BHARAT KARNAD THE...

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...