MUMBAI: The key benchmark Sensex of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) today bounced back by 169.81 points to finish in green at 16,741.84 on fresh speculative demand in select stocks by local operators.Read More »
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BY PRAFUL BIDWAI
AS the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference concludes in New York, the United States-led Western powers are focussing on West Asia, because they want Iran to freeze its nuclear activities. But inevitably, attention is riveted on Israel, the region’s sole nuclear weapons-state (NWS).
INCLUSIVE growth remains the thrust area for UPA-II, the Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh reassured the weaker sections of society on Tuesday. However, the past one year’s record of his government does not inspire great hope.Read More »
OFFICIALLY the annual fishing ban in deep sea is to be implemented from June 15. But this year most of the Goan fishermen did not venture into the deep sea after May 19, the day the cyclone ‘Laila’ devastated the eastern coast.Read More »
Garbage, Garbage Everywhere
GOA is being suffocated by garbage everywhere–be it at the heritage sites, or by the side of the roads that lead to the Legislative Assembly Building.
‘TIATR SURU ZATA’
V Creations maiden venture is a new tiatr written and directed by Bro Onassis D’Cruz. The drama titled ‘Tiatr Suru Zata….’ is a fine entertainer with messages on various ills that plague society today.
Konkani Classics Revisited Vol 1 and 2
After many years, SA RE GA MA India Ltd have released two audio albums of Konkani popular music. These are modern versions of former Konkani classics from Alfred Rose, Chris Perry, Frank Fernandes and M Alphonso.
Few may be aware that Yolanda D’Souza popularly known as the hat-trick queen, also played for the women’s World Cup in 1981 apart from being in the runners up team in the 1979 Asian Football championships. She speaks about Goa’s entry into football, her climb in football and of the present World Cup.Read More »
VASCO: In an endeavor to make use of open spaces for public use, a multi-purpose garden having a fountain, playing equipment, reading room and a stage to perform various social and cultural activities was inaugurated at the hands of Revenue Minister, Mr Jose Philip D’Souza at Vaddem on Tuesday.Read More »
By Aroona Reejhsinghani
Summer is here with its scorching heat many people fall a victim to summer diseases like heat rashes, sun burns, greasy skin, boils pimples and acne, but some who know how to make lifestyle adjustments can sail through summer with beautiful skin and healthy hair.