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Tuesday, September 22, 2020
NT NETWORK Panaji Amidst the pandemic-induced slowdown in the state, a Goan company – Kineco Ltd...

COVID could be part of DDSSY

NT NETWORK Panaji Health Minister Vishwajit Rane on Tuesday said the government has been working to...

COVID treatment: marginal cut in charges at private hospitals

NT NETWORK Panaji After the widespread criticism over the inadequate capping of the rates charged by...

Lokayukta seeks action against Calangute PI Nolasco Raposo for not registering FIR

NT NETWORK Panaji Taking cognisance for not registering an FIR on a written complaint on a...

TOP STORIES IN GOA

Boulder crushes woman to death in Vasco

NT NETWORK Vasco In a tragic incident, a 63-year-old woman died on the spot after a...

Govt not to close down Sanjivani sugar factory

NT NETWORK Panaji The Goa government, on Tuesday, assured the sugarcane farmers that the Sanjivani sugar...

Carlos: retaining wall will be built to protect houses at Vaddem

NT NETWORK Vasco Vasco MLA Carlos Almeida, on Tuesday, convened an emergency meeting of the concerned...
NT NETWORK Panaji The state, on Tuesday, reported 590 new COVID-19 cases. With these fresh cases,...

MAGAZINES

Living in a shanty in Porvorim, 19-year-old boxer Sameer Kenchikera strives hard to providefor his family by taking up odd jobs, while...

Fight the rot

Miguel Braganza It is not just raindrops falling on the head that is worrying the farmers in the hinterland,...

Let’s talk about Alzhiemer’s

September 21 was observed as World Alzheimer’s Day to create awareness, and to challenge the stigma that surrounds the disease. Neurologist Gajanan...

Creating an impact

NT BUZZ Junior Chamber International (JCI) Mapusa celebrated JCI Week 2020 with great pomp. Through the programme, JCI Mapusa...

OPINION

Raise Farmers’ Spirits

Agricultural reforms must not leave farmers unprotected Though the Rajya Sabha passed the two bills -- the Farmers’ Produce...

Mitigate COVID Severity

Focus should be to ensure COVID doesn’t impede life The Goa government needs to address certain crucial issues in...
GANESH DEVY The contempt of court case against the Tamil actor Suriya (which was fortunately and wisely dropped by...

NATIONAL NEWS

There cannot be universal policy on right to protest: SC

PTI New Delhi There cannot be a “universal policy” on right to protest and possible curbs...

Kirti Chakra awardee’s family returns gallantry award

PTI Shimla The family of a Kirti Chakra awardee soldier from Kangra district reached Raj Bhavan...

Two women officers to operate helicopters from warships

PTI Kochi In a first,two women officers have been selected to join as ‘Observers’ (Airborne Tacticians)...
PTI New Delhi Senior army commanders of India and China on Monday held talks on implementing...

WORLD

Singapore develops robot for swab tests

PTI Singapore Singapore has developed a robot that carries out nasal swabbing to diagnose COVID-19, in...

‘COVID-19 cases could rise exponentially in UK’

PTI London Britain has turned a corner in the coronavirus pandemic in a “bad sense”, which...

Sharif makes political comeback; hits out at Army, Imran govt

Islamabad: Pakistan’s deposed premier Nawaz Sharif on Sunday staged a political comeback by criticising the powerful Army and said the Opposition was...

UK to impose hefty fines for COVID-19 quarantine breaches

London: The UK government on Sunday announced new rules, which make it a legal requirement for people with coronavirus to quarantine, with...

Trump vows to nominate female judge for SC

Washington: President Donald Trump is likely to nominate a female candidate to the US Supreme Court to fill the vacancy created by...

2 Hyderabad Amazon ex-workers charged in US bribery case

New York: Two former Amazon employees in Hyderabad and four others have been charged in a US federal court in an alleged...

Ex-Canadian PM John Turner passes away at 91

Ottawa: Former Canadian prime minister John Turner has passed away at the age of 91 at his residence in Toronto. He died...

Kabul: Government airstrikes in the north of Afghanistan killed 24 civilians, including children, and wounded six others, according to witnesses. The two...

VIDEO NEWS

BUSINESS NEWS

ASUS forays into commercial PC market in India with 11 devices

IANS Mumbai ASUS India, the Indian arm of Taiwanese IT major, on Monday forayed into the...

Nearly 3.8 mn EPF members withdraw Rs 44,000 cr since lockdown: Labour Min

PTI New Delhi As many as 38,71,664 employees provident fund (EPF) withdrawal claims worth Rs 44,054.72...

India’s payments tech company FSS bags order from Canada’s Everlink

IANS Chennai Despite the COVID-19 pandemic raging across the world, India’s payments technology and transaction processing...

Google Pay adds tap to pay feature for Axis, SBI card users

IANS New Delhi Google Pay in collaboration with Visa and banking partners on Monday rolled out...

SPORTS

PTI Sharjah Sanju Samson’s effortless six-hitting exhibition along with Jofra Archer’s magnificent all-round show formed the...

De Bruyne stars in City’s 3-1 win at Wolves

AP Wolverhampton Kevin De Bruyne scored a penalty and had a hand in two other goals...

Neymar accused of making racist slur

AFP Paris Paris Saint-Germain have sent French football authorities a video that some lip-reading experts say...

Ibrahimovic double sinks Bologna 2-0

AP Milan Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice to help AC Milan beat Bologna 2-0 in Serie A...

Kohli & Co start with a win

Dubai: Young opener Devdutt Padikkal starred on debut before Yuvzvendra Chahal produced a crafty spell to set up a 10-run win for...