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Sunday, September 20, 2020
NT NETWORK  Margao The South Goa District Hospital began operating as the state’s third COVID-19 hospital...

Change in protocol for home-isolated patients

NT NETWORK  Margao Dean of GMC Dr Shivanand Bandekar Saturday announced that there would be a...

HC upholds acquittal of 6 in Margao blast case

NT NETWORK Panaji The High Court of Bombay at Goa on Saturday upheld the verdict given...

NGT seeks guidelines for disposal of cigarette, bidi butts

NT NETWORK Panaji A three-member bench of justices Adarsh Kumar Goel, Sonam Phintso Wangdi and Dr...

TOP STORIES IN GOA

8 more succumb; 12-year-old boy youngest victim

NT NETWORK Panaji Eight more persons including a 12-year-old boy from Pernem succumbed to the COVID-19...

Vindicated, says Sanatan Sanstha

NT NETWORK Panaji Reacting to the verdict of the High Court of Bombay at Goa on...

Ensure free movement of vehicles carrying medical oxygen: Centre to states

NT NETWORK Panaji The Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has asked all the states to...
NT NETWORK Panaji With 643 more persons testing positive for COVID-19 on Saturday, the confirmed cases...

MAGAZINES

JOHN MALVINO ALFONSO, OCD Every year, the Archdiocese of Goa and Daman celebrates Vocation Sunday in the month of...

Technology is marvellous, but…

ALDINA BRAGANZA I cannot help but think of the time when my grandmother went on her first air flight....

Go with the flow

Ribandar-based Ingrid Fernandes is on a mission to make hula-hooping and flow arts cool again through her venture ‘Spinnningss’. NT BUZZ keeps...

The colour purple

ZUBIN D’SOUZA When the Roman emperors stepped out to greet the public, everyone used to crane their necks to...

OPINION

Unrest Among Farmers

The central government must protect interests of farmers The decision of the Union government to go ahead with the...

Housing Goan Poor

Time running out for the state to find land for completing PMAY MORE than five years after the launch...
India has been the first to bear the brunt of Chinese Janus-faced policies of illegal aggression BINAY KUMAR SINGH

NATIONAL NEWS

‘Limit of 5.5 m imposed by SC on Char dham road’ 2-14

Dehradun: Amid the tension between India and China on the border, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Friday said that the...

Schools in Delhi to remain closed for all students till Oct 5: Govt

New Delhi: All schools in the national capital will continue to remain closed till October 5 in view of the COVID-19 pandemic,...

SC orders status quo on demolition of iconic Collectorate Building

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday ordered status quo on the proposed demolition of the iconic Collectorate Building/Afim Ka Bhandar in...
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Friday directed private as well as government schools like KVs to provide gadgets and an internet...

WORLD

Pope seeks to ‘liberate’ Virgin Mary from the Mafia

Rome: Pope Francis is giving his blessing to a new Vatican think tank that is seeking to prevent the Mafia and organised...

Nepal’s new text books include revised map incorporating Indian areas

Kathmandu: Nepal has introduced new text books in the school curriculum that include the country’s revised political map showing three strategically-important Indian...

GLOBAL SCAN

Pak govt sends arrest warrants for Nawaz Sharif ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan government has sent arrest warrants through its mission...

Disappointment for Indians as US court denies injunction on H-1B visa ban

PTI Washington An Indian-American federal judge has turned down an appeal by 169 Indian citizens who...

Chinese hackers reportedly stole data from Spanish vaccine labs

AFP Madrid Chinese hackers have stolen information from Spanish laboratories working on a vaccine for COVID-19,...

US Embassy in Kabul warns of extremist attacks against women

AP Kabul The US Embassy in Afghanistan is warning that extremists groups are planning attacks against...

Nepal’s new text books include revised map incorporating Indian areas

PTI Kathmandu Nepal has introduced new text books in the school curriculum that include the country’s...

Pope seeks to ‘liberate’ Virgin Mary from the Mafia

AP Rome Pope Francis is giving his blessing to a new Vatican think tank that is...

VIDEO NEWS

BUSINESS NEWS

Dubai suspends AI Express flights till Oct 2

New Delhi: The Dubai Civil Aviation Authority has suspended Air India Express flights till October 2 for bringing passengers with COVID-positive certificates...

Farm bills ‘protection shield’ for farmers, opposition misleading them: PM

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday stoutly defended farm sector reform bills, asserting that they will act as a “protection...

Retail inflation for farm workers, rural labourers eases marginally in Aug

New Delhi : Retail inflation for farm workers and rural labourers cooled down to 6.32 per cent and 6.28 per cent, respectively,...

New Škoda Rapid TSI AT unveiled

Panaji: Škoda Auto India unveiled the new Rapid TSI Automatic Transmission at an attractive introductory ex showroom price starting from Rs 9.49...

SPORTS

PTI Abu Dhabi Mahendra Singh Dhoni hasn’t lost an ounce of his leadership acumen even after...

Bayern bury Schalke 8-0 in Bundesliga opener

PTI Berlin The new Bundesliga began in an empty stadium with eight-time defending champion Bayern Munich...

Argentina’s Lazzari wins Shri Manohar Parrikar online chess c’ship

NT NETWORK Panaji Argentina’s Lazzari Sergio won the category B Shri Manohar Parriakar Goa Grandmaster International...

IPL set to begin with a bang but without fans’ roar

PTI Abu Dhabi Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s poker face, Virat Kohli’s raw emotions and Rohit Sharma’s effortless...

Higuain likely to join Beckham’s Inter Miami

REUTERS Turin Juventus have terminated the contract of Gonzalo Higuain by mutual consent, the Serie A...