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Cruising on the Mandovi

Two years after the single window system was enforced by the four river cruise operators, the Goa Boat Association (GBA) was formed and Anil Madgavkar was elected the president of the committee, which included Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC). 

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IT is persistent

With Goa growth plans on track, the Verna office of Persistent Systems looks set to play a major role in the all-India plans of the company, finds out SHOMA PATNAIK

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He did it his way

By Michael Fisher | B&C
Sitting in his Vit-Rose Mansion office, 29-year-old Graham Valadares looks through the window that overlooks the Margao Grace crossroads seeing the world go by, as his mind is working on travel deals for personals, corporates and groups.  

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British Airways to pay Rs 5 lakh for not helping stranded fliers

NEW DELHI: British Airways has been directed by a consumer forum to pay Rs 2.5 lakh each to two doctors for leaving them to “fend for themselves” after their flight from London to Delhi was cancelled due to a snowstorm.

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Life insurance hurdles for the physically challenged

By Deepak Yohannan
India is yet to wake up to the needs of its physically challenged citizens. Common physical disabilities include blindness, visual impairment, hearing impairment, locomotor disability, cerebral palsy, etc.

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Meet the man who amplified Nehru’s voice

By jason soares | B&C
Stores and showrooms today will try anything to draw the consumers’ attention. A huge fancy name board lit up with the brightest of neon lights is one sure way of grabbing eyeballs.

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Siolim’s ‘mini bazaar’

By Erwin Fonseca | B&C
It might sound astonishing to know that the popular Pangam General Stores in Siolim was established 100 years ago with only ‘Rs 5’ as an initial investment. Pangam is the most sought after general store in Siolim market that deals in a variety of items and is now being

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Heart of the matter

If you think Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC) is credited for luring foreigners to Goa then eat your hat. Doctors and medical reps in the guise of salesmen visit starred hotels and beach resorts hawking medical products.

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All set to grow

By Bhiva P Parab | B&C
Encompassing an area of 1,62,418 sq mts, Tuem Industrial Estate is perhaps one of the smallest industrial estates.

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Coated with a tough exterior

Of the 10-odd powder coating units in Goa, Mahalasa Technocoats in Kundaim Industrial Estate is the only one run by a woman.

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