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Mid Day: Installation by designer JJ Valaya and NarendraKumarCrossing borders The PartitionProject, an ongoing exhibition that marks 70 years of the Partition of India and Pakistan has been starting all the right conversations. Adding to the diverse platforms via...
Mid Day: Representation pic Flight operations at Delhi airport were briefly halted on Sunday evening after an AirAsia pilot reported sighting a drone-like flying object, sending security agencies into a tizzy, police said. However, airport sources further said that...
Mid Day: Manohar ParrikarSocial media platforms WhatsApp and Facebook will be misused extensively ahead of the August 23 by-polls to Panaji assembly constituency, Goa Chief Minister...
Sify: New Delhi: Flight operations at Delhi airport were briefly halted on Sunday evening after an AirAsia pilot reported sighting a drone-like flying object, sending security agencies into a tizzy, police said. However, airport sources further said that even...
The Times of India: Panaji: After being handed over 120 acres of land at Cuncolim for its permanent campus, the National Institute of Technology (NIT), Goa, is now gearing up to accelerate its growth plans. From the next academic year, two new courses—bachelors in mechanical...
The Times of India: Panaji: The deaths of two south Indian tourists earlier last week suspected to be due to drug overdose created a furore, but the din would die down until another such case is reported. The forensic department at Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMC),...
The Times of India: Panaji: Chief ministerManohar Parrikar has written a letter to the ministry for environment, forest and climate change (MoEF) not to allow South WestPortLimited (SWPL) to increase its coal handling capacity until the level of particulate matter in Vasco are...
The Hindu: Economic forces feeding on coercion and corruption are responsible for the assault on science and democracy in the country like never before, according to ecologist Madhav Gadgil, who headed an expert panel on the conservation of the Western Ghats. This attack...
The Jakarta Post: If you spent your childhood in the 1990s, you might be familiar with soap opera series Si Buta dari Goa Hantu (The Blind Man from the Ghost Cave), which was about a blind martial artist Barda Mandrawata, who travels with a monkey on his shoulder to...
Yahoo Daily News: 1. RailBoard Member Among 3 SeniorOfficers Sent on Leave for UtkalExpressCrash In an unprecedented move intended to crack down on negligence in the railways, the RailwayMinistry on Sunday sent on leave three senior officers, including a member of the...
The Times of India: MUMBAI: Over 4,000kg of meat, suspected to be beef, was seized from three vehicles on the Mumbai-Goa highway in the wee hours of Sunday. Ten accused, all residents of Mumbai, were arrested and tools used to slaughter animals recovered by the Mangaon police of...
The Times of India: Director Boyapati Srinu is known to raise the bar with his action sequences in every film. And with the 'Hamsala Deevi episode' in Janaki Jaya Nayaka, he has set a new benchmark for outdoor action scenes in Tollywood. Cut to the scene: Starting off serenely...
The Times of India: The police crackdown on the illegal drug trade after the deaths of two young tourists will knock the edge off the business in Goa for a while. The long arm of the law finally caught up with the owners/managers of two dubious Anjuna night-spots for allowing...
The Times of India: Panaji/ Margao: A low voter turn out of 47.99%, as expected, marked the bypolls for four seats of zilla panchayat in the villages of Corlim and Calangute in North Goa and the villages of Nuvem and Curtorim in South Goa on Sunday. In Morlem village panchayat,...