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‘One has to keep on fighting injustice’

The man who is actively involved in the fight against corruption, Mr Arvind Kejriwal was in Goa along with anti-corruption activists Anna Hazare, Dr Kiran Bedi, Swami Agnivesh and others. ‘The Navhind Times’ caught up with the Ramon Magsaysay Award winner, who spoke about the recent controversies surrounding the proposed Jan Lokpal bill.

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MAN…GO, Taste It!

By Odette and Joe Mascarenhas

‘It’s the mango season, where are the mangoes?’ I ask Joe. ‘In other words where is the Mania?’ ‘You seem to have taken the words right out of this page,’ says hubby dear looking out of the newspaper. I grunt exasperatedly. What is the ‘love’ story between men and newspapers I have often wondered? They can sit for 3 hours reading the fine print from top to bottom, but ask them to read a physics chapter to explain to your kid and they develop temporary blindness.

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‘Sons of Babur’; Revisiting the Mughal Empire

‘Sons of Babur’, a wonderfully-crafted English play written by the Union Minister for Water Resources, Mr Salman Khurshid makes an authoritative political comment on the Mughal empire, which ruled India for over 300 years, with rulers from Emperor Babur to Emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar penning the destiny of India, spread from Afghanistan to Burma.

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A mega crafts festival unveils at Margao

‘Margao Crafts Festival 2011’ a mega handicraft promotion event will be organised by GHRSSIDC in association with Kalashree Mahila Mandal, Margao from May 18 to May 22 at Costa Grounds Margao. This was informed by the chief minister, Mr Digambar Kamat in a press conference at Margao. 

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Nature on Display


Appasaheb Methe from Kolhapur is currently showing his watercolour paintings at Kala Academy’s art gallery.

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Celebrating peace and happiness

The Art of Living, Margao centre will celebrate the birthday of its founder, His Holiness Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on May 13 at Ravindra Bhavan, Margao at 7 p.m. The celebrations will comprise entertainment programmes and knowledge sessions.

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‘Bal Gandharva’ to open Goa Marathi Film Festival

PANAJI – The two-day Goa Marathi Film Festival will open at the Maquinez Palace on June 3, with the Marathi film ‘Bal Gandharva’, a screen tribute to the celebrated Marathi stage actor/ singer of 20th century. It will also premiere Nagesh Bhosle’s flick, ‘Adagule-Madagule’.

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Life beyond terminal renal failure

By Dr G H Kamat
Until 1960, End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) was always considered fatal. However, due to the valuable research over last 30 years in the field of nephrology, this notion has been changed.

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Just Love Yourself

By Aroona Reejhsinghani
You only need to do a few things to preserve the beauty that god has bestowed on you
If you love yourself only then are others going to love you.

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