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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

PTI Hemmed inside their homes for months on end as a pandemic raged outside, millions of people are emerging...

The live horror show

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi I cannot make up my mind: is the meat eater, who eats dead animals killed in...

Rooted in holistic health

With a growing number of people turning to Ayurveda in recent years, Bhavna Anand Sharma, founder of Cureveda (awarded Brand of India...

Goa and its music of another era

Frederick Noronha The Goa story has these strong and strange disconnects. One period doesn’t fit in with the other....

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

Rajya Sabha passes Bill to punish those attacking doctors, healthcare workers

PTI New Delhi The Rajya Sabha, on Saturday, passed a legislation that provides for up to...

2 associates of militants arrested in Pulwama

PTI Srinagar Two associates of militants were arrested in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir and...

‘Viraat’ sets sail for Gujarat, to be dismantled and sold as scrap

PTI Mumbai Indian Navy’s decommissioned aircraft carrier Viraat, on Saturday, set sail for the last time,...
PTI New Delhi/Kolkata/Kochi The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday said it has unearthed a Pakistan-sponsored...

WORLD

US Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg dies at 87

PTI Washington US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the history-making jurist, feminist icon and a...

London likely to have another lockdown

PTI London Another lockdown in London looks “increasingly likely” amid fears that the UK is heading...

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

Washington: An Indian-American federal judge has turned down an appeal by 169 Indian citizens who had challenged President Donald Trump’s order that...

Chinese hackers reportedly stole data from Spanish vaccine labs

Madrid: Chinese hackers have stolen information from Spanish laboratories working on a vaccine for COVID-19, El Pais newspaper reported Friday.

US bans TikTok, WeChat citing national security

Washington: The United States on Friday ordered a ban on downloads of popular Chinese-owned video app TikTok and use of the messaging...

US Embassy in Kabul warns of extremist attacks against women

Kabul: The US Embassy in Afghanistan is warning that extremists groups are planning attacks against a “variety of targets” but are taking...

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...

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...