Geno Pharmaceuticals has literally risen from the ashes. Huge losses in the first five years saw the exit of EDC and the entry of a new entrepreneur. But the turning point came when its ‘appetite stimulant’ hit the market, writes SHOMA PATNAIKRead More »
Mr Prakash M Gawas’ journey from a paan shop owner to a businessman is a story of entrepreneurship and hard work.Read More »
By Roque Dias | B&C
Agriculturists in Salcete seem to be grappling with a labour crises. Many locals, instead of getting their hands dirty, venture in search of better salaries and prefer white collar jobs in industries and companies, while many others seek greener pastures abroad.Read More »
Profits or gains arising from transfer of a capital asset made in a previous year are taxable as capital gains under the head "Capital Gains". The important ingredients for capital gains are, therefore, existence of a capital asset, transfer of such capital asset and profits or gains that arise from such transfer.Read More »
By Michael Fisher | B&C
The new generation might ask how the area near the old High Court turned into Panaji’s high street with single brand retail shops? To old timers, this area was always bustling with business activity. There was a time when bullock carts would unload goods here and boats docked near Abbe Faria statue.Read More »
By Shoma Patnaik | B&C
It is boom time for acting aspirants wanting to take roles as extras with a number of film shootings increasing significantlyRead More »
By Joao Sousa M | B&C
Since man invented the wheel, transportation has undergone a sea of change. But remarkably, the humble ubiquitous bicycle has stood the test of time and still remains a cheap and efficient mode of transport.Read More »
By Rohit Bhandiye
Winning an Olympic medal is the pinnacle for every athlete in the world. On the international sporting stage, Olympic Games represent the highest point of achievement in an athlete’s career.
By Celvi Fernandes Tellis
For every crime committed, there are at least two victims; the Society which suffers a violation of its laws, and the actual victim, who suffers an injury to the person or property.
Tell us something about your academic involvement with Goa currently please?
Currently, I am interested in the architectural, urban and cultural history of Old Goa and how this capital related to other capitals in Indian history -- Vijayanagar, Bijapur and Mumbai (Bombay).