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Lakshmi oldest rice, flour mill runs like new

 By Albert Fernandes Rice milling is the oldest agro processing industry in the world. In neighboring states milling has been upgraded with modern equipment. But in Goa the few mills in existence are unchanged and working on ancient technology. So it is great to know of a large rice mill that is sorely needed by locals.

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Lakaki shines on

Lakaki the first power laundry of Goa recently accomplished another milestone with usage of solar power technology in operations, reports Shoma Patnaik

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Indoco’s R&D eyes Euro millions

MICHAEL FISHER | B&C Indoco Remedies grew from humble beginnings as drug store in Goa in 1945 and snowballed to a turnover of $140 million today as a Mega Corporation. Its growth is attributed to the dynamics and vision of Mr. Govind Ramnath Kare in 1945 and his son Mr Suresh Kare.

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Complaint dismissed on lack of technical proof

By Jatin Ramaiya  Bangalore resident, Ravi Manira, approached the Goa State Consumer Redressal Commission, Panaji, claiming compensation of Rs 95 lakh from Auto Industries Goa, Tata Motors Ltd and Fiat Group Automobile India. Manira said that he had purchased a car Fiat Linea manufactured byFiat Group Automobile India with loan from HDFC Bank, Hubli branch,

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Investor’s Guide

Intra-week volatility expected After three weeks of consolidation markets witnessed decent rebound. The previous week started on strong note with mid-week volatility giving way to higher stock prices towards the end. Better than expected earnings announcements coupled with hopes that the Fed won’t hike interest rates in June helped the markets to move higher.

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Vertical garden livens

Vertical gardening has arrived. Inventive vertical plant compositions are popping up. Raia-based Peter Carvalho, one of the few people engaged in vertical gardens in Goa is creating them in villas, flats and hotels, writes Michael Fisher.

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450-year-old Margao Church motif goes global 

After the High Mass on Sunday the parishioners and council members of Holy Spirit Church Margao were given a rare moment of glee that usually comes once in a lifetime. It was like icing on their Holy Spirit feast cake when Postmaster General (Goa Region) Mr Charles Lobo released a special commemorative Cover on the occasion of the Church’s 450 …

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Skill builder takes up challenges

A first generation entrepreneur, Mario Cordeiro got into business by circumstances and it was at a young age of 22. Considering his lack of experience and also the fact that he did it all on his own Cordeiro is pretty satisfied at his progress. Social responsibility is something that he feels very strongly about. In the last four months he …

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