Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic tale featuring the famous detective Sherlock Holmes and his erstwhile side-kick Dr Watson is an unforgettable and haunting tale that will have the reader on the edge of their seat until the discovery of the truth.Read More »
WHEN a company is formed, its owners put in money to finance it. The company may also borrow money from others for this purpose. These amounts represent ‘liabilities’.Read More »
by Maria fernandes
What a violin is to music, Sanskrit is to languages. In fact, Sanskrit is one of the oldest languages in the world and is considered as ‘Mother of all Languages’.
A photography competition was also held along with the Heritage Tour of Panaji organised by Planet J on April 14, 2012.Read More »
BY planet j team
Cormorants love fish. But what is cormorant fishing? You might wonder. It is a traditional Japanese river fishing method in which trained cormorants are used to catch fresh water fishes. The method has been practiced for nearly 1300 years.
According to legend, when the Pandavas were on their way to Swargarohan where they were to take samadhi, Draupadi saw an exquisite flower floating in a river. She asked Bhima to find out where it had come from.Read More »
Ballet Shoes for Anna is based on the great earthquake in Turkey. The story centres around three young children, Francesco, Augustus and Anna as they try to find their bearings after the shock of the earthquake.Read More »
Are you absent minded? Chances are you are more intelligent than others! Researchers have found that children who have wandering minds actually have sharper brains.Read More »
THE Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India provides people with life insurance cover. It is a contract that gives a pre-determined amount to the person assured or his nominee. In case of an unforeseen event such as an illness the amount is paid to the applicant.Read More »
by Maria Fernandes
“I am going to try my level best to become No 1 this year,” says Abigail Cunha, a 9 year-old tennis player and a standard V student of Sharada Mandir School, Miramar, very honestly. In the year 2011-12 Abigail was ranked 2nd in Goa in the Under 10(Mini Cadets) category and 3rd in the Under 12 category.