Wednesday , 14 November 2018


GHRSSIDC launches e-portal

The Goa Handicrafts Rural and Small Scale Industries Development Corporation Ltd launched its e-portal for marketing of Goan Handicrafts on July 2 at the hands of Chief Minister, Mr Digambar Kamat in the presence of Mr Sameer Salgaocar, chairperson, GHRSSIDC and the Board of Directors, GHRSSIDC at a function at the Maquinez Palace, Panaji.

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Autobiography of Obama in Konkani

The story of President of the United States, Mr Barack Obama inspires so many. To make known more facets about his life, many biographies have been written on this man.   One such biography which has been written in Marathi by Mr Sanjay Avate, senior journalist from Maharashtra is all set to be translated in Konkani.

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Sweet relaxation


Chocolates, chocolates everywhere! Flavoured ice-creams, cakes, mints, layered on the doughnut…even in hot and cold drinks. The more we eat the more we crave. It’s absolutely impossible to abstain from biting into them.

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Defining genres of tiatr

What is ‘khell’, ‘khell-tiatr’ and ‘non-stop drama’? This is a question that is asked by many lovers of ‘khell-tiatr’. The question has arisen because the many of the present artistes on stage performing ‘khell-tiatrs’ and ‘tiatrs’ do not conform to the traditional ‘tiatr’ as well as ‘khell-tiatr’ format.

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How to Gain Weight

By Aroona Reejhsinghani

Strange as it may seem both the underweight and the overweight people are sufferers in their own way. Both suffer from an inferiority complex because the overweight people are too fat for comfort and the underweight people are too thin to look healthy. They look undernourished and starved and nothing seems to suit them.

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Masci’s Corner

Tangy and spicy-Ambot-tik

Ovita of Avanti recommends….

The Tamarind (Tamarindus indica) (from the Arabic: tamar hindi = Indian date) is used in many of our local preparations to give it the tangy flavor.

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Vikramaditya Motwane’s Udaan is about a tedious relation between a father and his son.
The character of Rohan (played by Rajat Barmecha) wants to grow up and become a writer. However, his dad (played by Ronit Roy) wants him to become an engineer.

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Sammir Dattani is a die-hard romantic, much like Raj, the character he plays in today’s big release, I Hate Luv Storys. And like Raj, the actor, too, has found love in his girlfriend of two years: Ritika Jolly, an aspiring writer with a corporate background.

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