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Sunday, September 27, 2020
NT NETWORK Panaji Goa reported 503 fresh COVID-19 positive cases on Saturday and 688 positive patients...

CM holds out hope for the jobless

NT NETWORK Mapusa Holding out hope for  the unemployed, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Saturday said ...

Eight Goan officers promoted to IAS

NT NETWORK Panaji Eight Goa Civil Service officers have been promoted to the Indian Administrative Service...

Lokayukta passes strictures against Lobo, 2 others

NT NETWORK Panaji Justice (retd) P K Misra, who recently demitted the post of  Lokayukta, has...

TOP STORIES IN GOA

Hoteliers welcome govt decision to crackdown on illegal tourism

NT NETWORK Margao The Small and Medium Hoteliers Association of Goa (SMHA) while welcoming the state...

BJP will win with absolute majority under Sawant: Tanavade

NT NETWORK Mapusa The state president of BJP Sadanand Tanavade expressed confidence that the BJP under...

Congress provided people-friendly governance in state: Digambar

NT NETWORK Panaji The leader of the opposition, Digambar Kamat on Saturday stated that Congress party...
NT NETWORK Panaji Stating  that the Chief Minister Pramod Sawant would be responsible for sounding the...

MAGAZINES

Frederick Noronha Some forty years ago, as a young student entering college, I recall my first encounter with Panjim...

Into the world of Animation, AR, and VR

Rohan Ponniah and Vesley Carrasco of Fat Hamster Studio chat with NT BUZZ on why animation, Augmented Reality (AR), and Virtual Reality...

Phoenix rising, Jasmine flowers with 1,000 layers, and more

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi When Indian elephants meet African elephants, they recognise that they are both elephants. So do Indian...

Bappa Raya

TENSING RODRIGUES Pallav in kurumbar language and tondai in Tamil means a freshly sprouted twig. We do not know...

OPINION

More Tests Needed

State government cannot blame people alone for COVID surge With 673 fresh cases reported on Thursday, Goa’s COVID-19 cases...

Ease Of Doing Business

Government should ensure labour does not lose a share of progress On Wednesday the Parliament passed three key labour...
S KAMAT, ALTO ST CRUZ Harsh Vardhan, our Health Minister at the Centre, has blamed ‘irresponsible societal behaviour’ for...

NATIONAL NEWS

Ex-DGP of Bihar meets Nitish; speculations of joining politics intensify

PTI Patna Former Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey met Chief Minister Nitish Kumar here on Saturday, lending...

PM stresses on devolution of powers to Tamils by Sri Lanka

PTI New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday pitched for full implementation of a constitutional...

Mumbai police warn car-chasing ‘paparazzi’ of action

IANS  Mumbai The Mumbai Police on Saturday warned media vehicles against pursuing vehicles of celebs who...
PTI New Delhi Describing the three labour codes passed by Parliament as “anti-labour”, the Congress on...

WORLD

Thousands gather in London protesting new COVID-19 curbs

AP London Thousands gathered on Saturday at London’s Trafalgar Square to protest lockdowns and social distancing...

Eying the Nobel, Trump wants to mediate between India, China

IANS New York With eye on Nobel Peace Prize, United States President Donald Trump wants to...

Kulbhushan’s fate hangs in Pak Court

IANS Islamabad Pakistan has once again made it clear that it will not accept Indias demand...

Kim Jong-un apologises for the killing of S Korean officials

AP Seoul North Korean leader Kim Jong Un apologized Friday over the killing of a South...

Trump booed while paying respect to late Justice Ginsburg

IANS Washington US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump paid their tribute to late...

Scientists attribute spread of COVID-19 in exceptional cases to faulty genes

PTI New York More than 10 per cent of young and healthy people who develop severe...

Trump refuses to guarantee peaceful transfer of power

PTI Washington US President Donald Trump has refused to commit to a peaceful transfer of power...

North Korean troops kill govt official from South

AP Seoul South Korea said on Thursday that North Korean troops fatally shot a South Korean...

VIDEO NEWS

BUSINESS NEWS

CBDT launches faceless income tax appeals

IANS New Delhi The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) on Friday launched the Centre’s much-publicised...

Online grocery to become $18bn industry in India by 2024: Report

IANS Bengaluru As companies from Reliance to Amazon put their top dollar in serving daily grocery...

GTAC celebrates 50 years of tea trading

PTI Guwahati The Guwahati Tea Auction Centre   (GTAC) on Friday celebrated golden jubilee anniversary of its...

Atmanirbhar Gujarat a historic scheme: CM

IANS Gandhinagar Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Friday announced in the Assembly that his government’s...

SPORTS

Dubai: Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s decision to come down the order yet again backfired as Delhi Capitals rode on Prithvi Shaw’s fluent fifty...

Gurpreet, Sanju named AIFF Players of the Year

New Delhi: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu and Sanju were on Friday declared as winners of the 2019-20 AIFF men’s and women’s footballer of...

Messi fumes at Barcelona for selling Suarez

Barcelona: Lionel Messi criticised the exit of teammate and good friend Luis Suarez on Friday, dealing another blow to the damaged relationship...

Bayern beat Sevilla to win Super Cup

Budapest: Javi Martinez is Bayern Munich’s Mr Super Cup. Seven years after scoring an extra-time goal to help Bayern win their last...

Team India fitness levels behind others, Kohli tells PM Modi

IANS New Delhi Virat Kohli, captain of the Indian cricket team, on Thursday admitted that while...