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Sunday, December 6, 2020
NT NETWORK Panaji The state election commission on Saturday announced that the zilla panchayat elections, which...

Word of caution to poll panel from Girish

NT NETWORK Panaji The Congress party on Saturday said the state election commission should work in...

CM exhorts panchayats to strive to make villages self-reliant

NT NETWORK Panaji Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Saturday interacted via video conferencing with members of...

Govt ‘rolls back’ fee hike at Goa Dental College

NT NETWORK Panaji Health Minister Vishwajit Rane on Saturday informed that fees of both institutions associated...

TOP STORIES IN GOA

Historian Celsa Pinto wants Dec 13 declared as ‘Martyrs of Panaji Day’

NT NETWORK Panaji The Goan historian and former director of education Dr Celsa Pinto has appealed to the...

Congress alleges Rs 300 crore scam in ‘Facility Management Services’ tender

NT NETWORK Panaji Alleging a Rs 300 crore scam in the ‘Facility Management Services’ tender, floated...

COVID patients allowed to vote

NT NETWORK Panaji The state poll panel has allowed COVID-19  patients to cast their vote for...
NT NETWORK Vasco Union Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik, on Saturday, informed that defence...

MAGAZINES

As the self-isolation period weighed down heavily on one’s mental health, taking to the visual arts has been nothing short of therapeutic...

The ‘sameness’ of all living beings

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi It is only Western philosophy that draws a dividing line between human and animal (‘’man and...

From a refugee to India’s king of spices

PTI Mahashay Dharampal Gulati was 24 at the time of Partition and his family, which had a stable business...

Schoolgirls, nursing as a career… and building the links

Frederick Noronha Our family returned home from Brazil in the monsoon of 1966. Dad was homesick, the economy there...

OPINION

Goa’s Water Insecurity

Excessive rains, hotter climate may change life in the state A study conducted by the NABARD Consultancy Services has...

Goans in Drug Trade

Police and society must work together to save local youth The coronavirus pandemic seems to have had no effect...
The first requirement is to make our minds accessible to them, then our homes, then the sidewalks and finally our automobiles

NATIONAL NEWS

IAS officer on election duty for UP Legislative Council polls dies of heart attack

PTI Lucknow An IAS officer on election duty for the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council polls in...

SpiceJet plane undershoots runway in Guwahati

PTI New Delhi A SpiceJet plane undershot the runway while landing at the Guwahati airport on...

Tejashwi Yadav leads opposition parties’ dharna in support of agitating farmers

PTI Patna The opposition parties on Saturday held demonstration here under the leadership of RJD leader...
PTI Kolkata BJP senior leader Mukul Roy has been named ‘conspirator’ in the second supplementary charge...

WORLD

People have right to demonstrate peacfully: UN on Indian farmers protests

PTI United Nations People have a right to demonstrate peacefully and authorities should let them do...

Satellite images reveal extent of wildfire damage in US

Washington: Satellite photos have revealed severe damages caused by the record wildfire season this year in the US states of California and...

China ‘greatest threat’ to democracy, freedom since WW-II: US intelligence chief

Washington: China is the “greatest threat” to democracy and freedom since World War II and Beijing was preparing for confrontation with the...

US govt sues Facebook for bias against American workers

Washington: The US government has filed a lawsuit against Facebook, accusing the social media giant of “intentional and widespread” violations of the...

Ambedkar House in London gets nod to run as museum

London: Local authorities in north London have formally cleared the operation of Ambedkar House as a museum in honour of the architect...

France begins crackdown on mosques encouraging ‘separatism’

Paris: French authorities have started the inspection of mosques believed to be fomenting Islamist fervour and encouraging “separatism” and Islamic extremism.

EU retains ban on PIA flights

Islamabad: The European Union (EU) has moved to retain its ban on Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flights from operating in the bloc’s...

China wants to have ‘good communication’ with India on building dam over Brahmaputra

PTI Beijing China on Thursday played down its plan to build a major dam in the...

VIDEO NEWS

BUSINESS NEWS

Cadan Lifestyle launches store in Margao

Margao: Premium fashion retailer Cadan Lifestyle launched their second store in the state at the Umiya Mercado Mall, Margao at the hands...

RBI holds interest rates; projects GDP growth

Mumbai: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday left interest rates unchanged for the third straight time amid persistently high inflation and...

Delhi govt launches forum for implementation of EV policy

New Delhi: The Delhi government on Friday launched a forum to engage with stakeholders for the successful implementation of its recently launched...

Tata Power gets letter of intent for 2 Odisha discoms

New Delhi: Tata Power on Friday said that it has received letter of intent (LOI) for Odisha’s WESCO and SOUTHCO power distribution...

SPORTS

IANS Bambolim NorthEast United beat East Bengal 2-0 in an Indian Super League (ISL) match here...

India aim to wrap up series in Sydney without Jadeja

PTI Sydney The chatter around the concussion substitute will remain as a resurgent India, unlikely to...

Napoli renames stadium in honour of Maradona

PTI Naples Italian club Napoli renamed its stadium in honor of former captain Diego Maradona.

Goa, Kerala meet in search of winning points

IANS Margao FC Goa and Kerala Blasters FC, who face each other here on Sunday, are...

Men in Blue’s surge continues

Canberra: Yuzvendra Chahal turned out to be the perfect concussion substitute after an injured Ravindra Jadeja did his part with the bat...