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Panaji: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Friday said the Goa government is not ready for an out-of-court settlement with Karnataka on the...

Goa will not be turned into a coal hub: Cabral

Vasco: Stating that people are having a wrong conception that the double-tracking is being undertaken only for transportation of coal, Environment Minister...

DoE sets dates for Class I to XII exams

Panaji: The department of education (DoE) has come out with the assessment schedule for classes from class I to class XII, stating...

Dabolim airport expansion: virtual public hearing on December 4

Vasco: Minister for Environment Nilesh Cabral Friday said the environmental public hearing on expansion of the Dabolim airport will be held virtually on...

TOP STORIES IN GOA

GSPCB to seal 10 illegal borewells of 2 fishmeal units

Panaji: The Goa State Pollution Control Board (GSPCB) has decided to seal ten illegal borewells next week of two fishmeal and fish...

Tawadkar case: court stays Canacona JMFC order

Margao: District and Sessions Court, Margao, on Friday, stayed the order passed by Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC), Canacona, Shanoor alias Jagdish P Audi...

CRT: New Tourism Policy unrealistic, vague

Panaji: Terming the recently-notified Goa Tourism Policy 2020 as a mirage, Centre for Responsible Tourism (CRT) has said that it will not...
Ponda: In a head on collision that was reported between WagonR and Innova cars near Patiyekade at Konem, Priol, along Ponda-Panaji highway,...

MAGAZINES

DANUSKA DA GAMA | NT BUZZ It was from Lucky Ali that the 90s generation learned of the beauty...

Facts about cholesterol

Rohini Diniz Fats are made up of a mixture of smaller units known as fatty acids. Based on their...

The damsel in denim

Self-professed denim freak Cyron Fay Rodricks has been wowing people with her out-of-the-box funky creations. NT BUZZ catches up with the upcoming...

Black is beautiful

Zubin D’souza You probably know what love at first sight is. To many it has been a member of...

OPINION

Facilitating Exports

Goa has potential to be a valuable export hub THE state government released on Thursday an export strategy which...

Energy From Sun

Goa needs to redesign its policy to generate enough solar power GOA has been allocated additional solar power generation...
In the next stage, India’s massive role in the manufacturing and delivery of vaccines would greatly shape the post-pandemic world order

NATIONAL NEWS

MiG-29K crashes into Arabian Sea; search on for pilot

New Delhi: A MiG-29K fighter aircraft of the Indian Navy has crashed into the Arabian Sea, and while one pilot has been...

Karnataka CM defers move on Lingayats-in-OBC-list

Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Friday deferred at a last minute a proposal to recommend inclusion of the Veerashaiva-Lingayat...

NIA files third supplementary charge sheet in Visakhapatnam FICN case

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday filed its third supplementary chargesheet in the Fake Indian Currency Notes (FICN) case...
New Delhi: Braving tear gas shells and water canons they camped at the Delhi borders for several hours, making multiple attempts to...

WORLD

Trump pardons former NSA Michael Flynn

PTI Washington US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order granting pardon to his former...

Pilots, civilians given life terms over Turkey’s 2016 coup

AP Ankara A Turkish court sentenced several military and civilian personnel at an air base to...

AstraZeneca faces tough questions after vaccine manufacturing error

IANS New York After disclosing promising results from its COVID-19 vaccine trial earlier this week, drug...

US ready to lead the world once again, declares Biden

PTI Washington Declaring “America is back,” President-elect Joe Biden has introduced his key national security and...

NZ’s Indian-origin MP takes oath in Sanskrit

PTI Melbourne Dr Gaurav Sharma, one of the youngest and newly-elected MPs in New Zealand, on...

Pak cabinet approves in-principle chemical castration, hanging of rapists

PTI Islamabad To combat rising cases of sexual attacks on women and children in Pakistan, the...

‘COVID-19 pandemic can be stopped if at least 70% public wear face masks consistently’

PTI Singapore The COVID-19 pandemic could be stopped if at least 70 per cent of the...

Dutch PM Rutte proud of India’s achievements, contributions to society

PTI The Hague Noting that the Netherlands is home to one of the largest Indian diasporas...

VIDEO NEWS

BUSINESS NEWS

PM suggests state specific export plan

PTI New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asked states to develop a state-specific export...

SpiceJet launches dedicated freighter services to Leh

IANS New Delhi Airline major SpiceJet on Thursday launched dedicated freighter services connecting Leh with the...

Asset base, subscribers under NPS rising: PFRDA

PTI Kolkata The Pension Fund Regulatory  Development Authority on Thursday said that the asset base and...

Largest solar project at Leh IAF station

PTI Leh The Union Territory of Ladakh has got the largest solar power project setup under...

SPORTS

Panaji: Goa Football Association will host the Goa Professional League from the second week of January, 2021. “There is...

Rohit stayed back due to father’s illness, BCCI clarifies

Sydney: The BCCI finally cleared the “confusion” on why Rohit Sharma did not travel with the team to Australia hours after captain...

FC Goa extends partnership with Deltin

Panaji: FC Goa has extended its partnership with Deltin for the second season running, renewing it for another year. The 2020/21 season...

NorthEast bounce back to draw against Kerala

PTI Panaji Substitute Idrissa Sylla equalised in the dying moments to help NorthEast United hold Kerala...

India begin tour Down Under sans Rohit

PTI Sydney A new world and a different shade of retro blue awaits a circumspect Indian...