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Obama’s journey now in Konkani

Mr Barak Hussain Obama, the president of USA is an inspiration not only for politicians because of his positive attitude but also a topic many writers consider as a fit subject. There are various books written on his life, his career and so on. The latest to join the list of books written on Mr Obama is Sanjay Avte.

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Pate nay patte

Michael and Rita of CHOGM House recommends
Now this is one preparation that the French have mastered…the chicken liver pate. In fact this preparation is so popular that it is found regularly on the menu’s as snacks…especially at Goan weddings.

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Football as an instrument of education

BY ERWIN FONSECA| NT NETWORK
MAPUSA: Pope John Paul II had a passion for soccer in his youth days. He used to say that the Church ‘considers sports as an instrument of education which fosters high human
and spiritual ideals; and moulds youth in an integral way in values such as loyalty,
perseverance, friendship, solidarity and peace.’

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Spain takes it all

PANJIM: The curtains finally came down on FIFA World Cup 2010 with Spain emerging as the world champions. It was a moment of joy for many Spain supporters at the ASM Football Fiesta 2010 which was held at Club Gaspar Dias. There was no stopping the buzzing of the Goan version of the Vuvuzelas.

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A second inning

BY PRATIMA ACHREKAR
Life teaches us to live. It is we who have to fulfil our dreams. At every stage we experience joy and sadness. And with every milestone we cover in life we change, some times for the better sometimes otherwise, every experience leaving us wiser and stronger.

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Euthanasia: The debate Continues

Euthanasia is derived from Greek and means ‘good health’. It is a practice of ending a life in a manner which relieves pain and suffering. Euthanasia, also known as ‘mercy killing’ is legalised in countries like Netherland, Belgium and also in parts of the United States of America.

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Rooting for Herbal Remedies

BY CLARA A RODRIGUES | NT NETWORK
How many reach out for an herb or a concoction of some onion juice to treat an irritating and stressful ailment? Decades ago the numbers might have been comforting, but over the years the figures have seen a downward trend.

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Mascis’ Corner – A delight to savor

Chef Asheen Lobo of L’orange recommends
Leitão assado or, less frequently, leitão assado à Bairrada, is a Portuguese dish of roast suckling pig. It originated in Covões, Cantanhede, and is regarded as the richest gastronomic treat of the region, with restaurants all along the north-south estrada nacional (national highway) from Lisbon to Porto serving it. Bairrada itself is a small region in this area known for its white and sparkling wines.

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