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Friday, September 25, 2020
Chennai: Famous playback singer and Padma awardee S P Balasubrahmanyam,  popular as ‘SPB’ or Balu in the movie world and who recorded...

Bihar assembly polls to be held in 3 phases

New Delhi: Voting for the Bihar assembly elections will be held in three phases on October 28, November 3 and November 7...

Centre sanctions 100 electric buses for Goa

Panaji: Union Minister of Heavy Industries Prakash Javadekar on Friday announced that the central government has sanctioned 100 electric buses for Goa’s...

This monsoon, downpour in Goa breaks 59-yr-old record

Panaji: Goa has broken its 59-year-old record by receiving the highest seasonal rainfall this year, according to data from the Indian meteorological...

TOP STORIES IN GOA

Goa sees 519 more COVID-19 cases

Panaji: The state, on Friday, reported 519 more COVID-19 positive cases, taking the tally of confirmed positive cases beyond the 31,000-mark. At the...

COVID claims 3 more lives

Panaji: Three more persons succumbed to COVID-19 in last 24 hours, taking the count of fatalities due to the dreaded  virus in...

Ticlo: GIDC facing too much of interference from various depts

Panaji: Disturbed over the criticism of Goa Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) by the local industry, as well as the charges of corruption...
Ponda: Despite having BJP-backed chairperson, MGP-backed candidate Amina Naik won the election for the deputy chairperson’s post of Ponda Municipal Council (PMC),...

MAGAZINES

RAMANDEEP KAUR An educational institution besides being a place for learning is also a place that fosters social interactions...

You live, you learn

Kimberly Dias Dear Kimberly,  My family belongs to an elite part of society. As a result,...

The healthy way

Holistic health and lifestyle coach, Luke Coutinho, was the guest on The Navhind Times, Talk from the Heart episode that aired live...

Should schools reopen?

Amidst the pandemic, there is a debate on whether or not educational institutions should reopen. The state government along with the concerned...

OPINION

Ease Of Doing Business

Government should ensure labour does not lose a share of progress On Wednesday the Parliament passed three key labour...

Give Peace A Chance

India has to respond cautiously to the overtures from China After several months of skirmishes and unease along the...
As India moves ahead, the ability of small businesses to achieve scale will be driven through their ability to specialise that will...

NATIONAL NEWS

NEHU innovators develop book sanitisation machine

Shillong: A team of innovators of the   North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU) here has developed a book sanitisation machine to deal with COVID-19...

Film-theatre actor Bhupesh Pandya dies of lung cancer

Mumbai: Film and stage actor Bhupesh Pandya, best known for roles in movies “Vicky Donor” and “Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran”, has...

Carbon capture needs global momentum: IEA

New Delhi: After years of slow progress, technologies to capture carbon emissions and store or reuse them were gaining momentum, a trend...
New Delhi: The Railways on Thursday said the ‘rail roko’ agitation in Punjab over farm bills will severely impact loading of foodgrains...

WORLD

Two police officers shot in Louisville protests

REUTERS Louisville Two police officers were shot and wounded late on Wednesday in Louisville, Kentucky, during...

US passes legilation banning goods made by Uyghur Muslims

PTI Washington The US House of Representatives has overwhelmingly passed a legislation that prevents import of...

World leaders criticise haphazard handling of pandemic

AP United Nations World leaders gathering remotely Wednesday criticized a haphazard global response to a microscopic...

US, India share strong interest in Indo-Pacific: Biden

Washington: Asserting that India and the US share a strong interest in a rules-based Indo-Pacific region where no country including China threatens,...

32 days after being poisoned Alexei Navalny discharged from hospital

Berlin: The German hospital treating Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny for poisoning said Wednesday that his condition improved enough for him to...

Trump hopes never to use his ‘most powerful weapons’

Washington: The US has the most powerful weapons ever produced and is the envy of the world, President Donald Trump has said,...

Study shows those infected with COVID-19 show symptoms

London: Most people who are infected by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, that causes Covid-19, are not asymptomatic throughout the course of infection, a...

China years behind US’ sixth generation fighter technology

Beijing: China, which in recent years tried to catch up with the US in the design and production of new generation warplanes,...

VIDEO NEWS

BUSINESS NEWS

IIT-M builds inhouse microprocessor ‘MOUSHIK’

Chennai: Researchers at the Indian  Institute of Technology, Madras here have indigenously developed microprocessor ‘MOUSHIK’ aimed at serving the Internet of Things...

New evaluation standards set for hydrogen fuel cell vehicles

New Delhi: Union Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal last week asked multinationals to reduce royalty payments to curb the forex outgo and promote...

FB partners with Matrix Partners India

New Delhi : Facebook on Thursday said it has joined hands with early stage venture capital fund Matrix Partners to scale small...

Govt sweetens discom privatisation plan to attract investment

New Delhi: The government has sweetened the deal to privatise state-owned power distributions operations in Union Territories as 100 per cent equity...

SPORTS

Dubai: Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s decision to come down the order yet again backfired as Delhi Capitals rode on Prithvi Shaw’s fluent fifty...

Gurpreet, Sanju named AIFF Players of the Year

New Delhi: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu and Sanju were on Friday declared as winners of the 2019-20 AIFF men’s and women’s footballer of...

Messi fumes at Barcelona for selling Suarez

Barcelona: Lionel Messi criticised the exit of teammate and good friend Luis Suarez on Friday, dealing another blow to the damaged relationship...

Bayern beat Sevilla to win Super Cup

Budapest: Javi Martinez is Bayern Munich’s Mr Super Cup. Seven years after scoring an extra-time goal to help Bayern win their last...

Team India fitness levels behind others, Kohli tells PM Modi

IANS New Delhi Virat Kohli, captain of the Indian cricket team, on Thursday admitted that while...