Thursday , 21 March 2019


Opting for Foreign Citizenship

By Tomazinho Cardozo

During the Portuguese era Goans have gone abroad to earn a living. This trend of going abroad for better prospects continues till date. Many Goans have ultimately opted for citizenship of the country in which they have been working. This craze for citizenship of European countries continues. And, unfortunately, this trend is on the rise.

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Is Knowledge a Boon or a Curse?

By Sadhguru

Knowledge is accumulated information. What you call a cook book or an engineering book is just that - accumulated knowledge. Whenever we want to perform a task, be it something as simple as cooking or as complicated as manufacturing a car, you need accumulated knowledge.

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Itch to Excel

By Khushwant Singh

Koel is the only woman I know who has achieved celebrity status in India at so young an age by her own efforts. I knew she was Aroon Purie’s daughter and a beauty — she looks half her 35 years and loves to display her figure in western-style mini-skirts rather than enshroud herself in saris or salwar-kameezes.

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Simple Things Do the Trick

By Dr Kasturi Desai

After Diwali and Tulsi Lagna, the season of weddings begins in Goa. In fact this is the time when we tend to eat a lot of spicy, tasty food and then end up with stomach problems. Prevention is always better than cure. It is better to control one’s diet from the very beginning.

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Wild Trek Diary

By Meher Castelino

Day One

Safaris start at the crack of dawn so at 4.30 a.m., bleary-eyed, cold but fortified with hot beverages we were ready to see The Lion. Well it’s not easy tracking His Majesty in the morning because apparently that’s when he sleeps.

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Waylon, the Wonder Wiz

How did it all begin?

Well after doing a bit of fine arts and animation, I got admission in NID (National Institute of Designing), at Gujarat. I was involved in many projects in India as well as abroad. In India as part of the course, I went to a village in Kerala and documented the unique crafts out there.

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