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Wednesday, April 14, 2021
NT NETWORK Panaji Amidst the ongoing protest by taxi operators in the state, the cab drivers...

Goa’s COVID positivity rate rises to 22.44%

NT NETWORK Panaji Goa on Tuesday recorded 562 fresh COVID-19 cases, and with that, the positivity...

GFP withdraws from BJP-led NDA

NT NETWORK Panaji Exactly 21 months after three of its legislators including party president Vijai Sardesai...

Sisodia confident of AAP forming next govt in Goa

NT NETWORK Panaji Stating that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will fight the forthcoming Goa assembly...

TOP STORIES IN GOA

26 panchayats in Salcete fail to utilise matching grant

NT NETWORK Margao Twenty six of the total 30 village panchayats in Salcete taluka have failed...

Drug peddlers prefer North Goa over South

NT NETWORK Panaji Certain areas in North Goa seem to be favourable among drug peddlers owing...

Goa among states managing sewage poorly

NT NETWORK Panaji Goa cuts a sorry figure when it comes to treatment of sewage, with...
NT NETWORK Ponda In an attempt to promote electric vehicles over petrol vehicles, the state government...

MAGAZINES

Sleep paralysis is a state, during waking up or falling asleep, in which a person is aware but unable to move or...

Sport – A holistic approach towards it

Karen Savia Maciel Sport, physical fitness, athletic activities are considered crucial for the all-around physical and character development of...

In the mood for poetry

Author, poet, translator and journalist, Jerry Pinto is out with his new book ‘I Want a Poem’. He shares his insights into...

Baisakhi celebrations

NT BUZZ The members of the Sikh community and other faiths gathered at Gurdwara Shri Guru Singh Sabha, Betim...

OPINION

The Sewage Block

Goa’s record in sewage treatment dents Goa’s progressive image A Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) report has found Goa...

Looking Beyond Fish

Goa must wake up to high potential of seaweed farming GOA has to start looking beyond fish in marine...
SAEED NAQVI THE ‘Moscow Format’ for Afghanistan spelt out by Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in New Delhi is...

NATIONAL NEWS

Jaishankar holds talks with French counterpart on bilateral strategic ties

PTI New Delhi External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday held extensive talks with his French...

UK variant more transmissible, but does not increase COVID severity: Lancet studies

PTI New Delhi The novel coronavirus variant first identified in the UK is not associated with...

Mamata stages dharna in Kolkata to protest 24-hr campaign ban

PTI Kolkata West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday staged a 3.5-hour-long...
IANS  New Delhi The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed state governments to apprise it on the...

WORLD

Antarctica’s ‘doomsday glacier’ will melt faster than thought, say researchers

IANS London The supply of warm water to Antarctica’s Thwaites Glacier, also known as the “doomsday...

Iran blames Israel for sabotage at Natanz nuclear site

AP Dubai Iran blamed Israel on Monday for a sabotage attack on its underground Natanz nuclear...

Renowned India-born Pak human rights defender I A Rehman dies

PTI Lahore Eminent Pakistani human rights activist and Magsaysay award winner I A Rehman, a strong...

Investigation finds Syria likely behind 2018 chlorine attack

AP The Hague An investigation by the global chemical weapons watchdog found “reasonable grounds to believe”...

Iran’s underground nuclear facility ‘suspiciously’ loses power

AP Dubai Iran’s underground Natanz nuclear facility lost power Sunday just hours after starting up new...

Jordanian prince makes first public appearance since arrest

AP Jerusalem Jordan’s Prince Hamzah on Sunday made his first public appearance since he was placed...

US to work with Israel to avert arms race with Iran

IANS Tel Aviv Israel will cooperate with the United States to ensure that any new deal...

US warns Russia of consequences over aggression in Ukraine

PTI Washington The Biden administration is carrying a review of its policies against Russia over its...

VIDEO NEWS

BUSINESS NEWS

Second COVID wave poses threat to India’s economic recovery: Moody’s

IANS New Delhi The second wave of infections presents a risk to Moody’s growth forecast for...

Luxury home sales in Delhi-NCR up 54% in Feb: report

IANS New Delhi Sales of luxury housing units in Delhi-NCR increased 54 per cent on a...

Adani Ports to be removed from Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

IANS New Delhi S&P Dow Jones Indices have decided to remove Adani Ports and Special Economic...

Oil marketing companies to explore fuel price revision post elections

IANS  New Delhi Fuel prices in the country remained unchanged on Tuesday with oil marketing companies...

SPORTS

PTI Chennai Kolkata Knight Riders managed to lose its bearings in an astonishing manner as Mumbai...

FC Goa meet Qatar’s Al-Rayyan SC as AFC Champions League debuts in India

PTI Margao The AFC Champions League will be played in India for the first time here...

Kings tame Royals in high-scoring thriller

PTI Mumbai Sanju Samson’s sensational hundred on his captaincy debut went in vain as young pacer...

Sesa FA overcome stiff challenge from YC Manora

NT NETWORK Mapusa Sesa FA scored a thrilling 3-2 win over Youth Club of Manora in...

Gayle first to hit 350 sixes in IPL

IANS Mumbai When Punjab Kings batsman Chris Gayle hoisted Rajasthan Royals’ Ben Stokes for a six...