Not everybody wants a slice of Goa. Especially not the graduating students of the engineering colleges, who barely wait for their degrees in hand, before voyaging across to other states.Read More »
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BY SUDESH BHOSLE | B&C
The Joshi’s empire has been a pioneering business house in Vasco. The business was started by late Subrai Anant Joshi, the father of Mr Vasant Joshi (92) sometime in 1946-47, at the time of India’s independence, and has now spread all over the state.
BY MICHAEL FISHER | B&C
The Nathurmal family business story reads like an adventure, beginning in Karachi in the 1880s, to Goa, Singapore Hong Kong and China. Much before the year 1880, Mr Hoondamal Nathurmal, a Sindhi merchant from Pakistan, would use Goa free port for all its shipping requirements.
The Goa State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (GSCDRC) has dismissed an appeal filed by M/s Narcinva Damodar Naik, a dealer and an authorised repairer of Tata vehicles of Margao, against the order of District Forum South Goa, in a vehicle case.Read More »
The complainant, Shridhar Gurav of Pale, had entered into an agreement with a builder, M/s Sagar Builders and Real Estate Developers, on November 23, 2007 and by the agreement,Read More »
By Sudesh Bhosle | NT
VASCO: With mechanised fishing ban taking effect in Goa on June 15, labourers from other states have left giving Khariwada fishing jetty a deserted look. Fishing business in the port town has also come to a standstill.
MARGAO: With ban on fishing in Goa, out of the around 7500 labour force from states like Orissa, Jharkhand, Bihar, Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra engaged in fishing activities in South Goa alone, some are involved in mending of nets in Cutbona while most have left the state. Less than five per cent of the total labour-force is made up of Goans.
BY SUDHAKAR SHANBHAG | B&C
Sale of sports goods is no longer conventional as modernisation and sports-specific demands have compelled the manufacturers and retailers to adapt to the ever-changing needs and demands of the buyer.
BY ROQUE DIAS | B&C
MARGAO: Using his sharp and specialised tools, 74-year-old Mr Pedro Fernandes of Ganapoga, Raia, sits on a wooden stool and earnestly carves and chisels to life the wood and creates exquisite and beautiful images of saints, Mother Mary and Jesus in varied shapes, forms and sizes.
IN these times of technology advancements, hurry and strain, it is interesting to see how people are making a lifestyle change and turning back to traditional ways for their wellbeing.Read More »