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SHARP SHOOTIN’ SALIM!

The Hitlist Team

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Salim Khan, one half of former scriptwriting duo, Salim-Javed and father of the Khan brats — Salman, Arbaaz and Sohail — does not believe in mincing words. Much like his explosive scripts, he has given a no-holds barred interview to ETC Bollywood Business host Komal Nahta.

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DO KA DUM!

Upala KBR

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Amitabh Bachchan and Hrithik Roshan will be the showstoppers at the Karan Johar- Varun Bahl fashion showing at the HDIL Couture Week this year. Last year, Ranbir Kapoor and Imran Khan did the honours.

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TRAINING WITH THE HULK

Tushar Joshi

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Sahil Khan recently trained with Lou Ferrigno, the star of TV’s Incredible Hulk (1978), about a rampaging green monster inspired by the Marvel character of the same name.

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‘Tabla players in Goa are fantastic’

Indo-Fusion-Jazz presents a blend of Indian classical music and Jazz. The beauty of the amalgamation of these styles will heighten with the influences of each artiste’s unique style, skill and virtuosity. The band will come together to unravel and energise music that will take you on a journey of fusion influenced by varied styles.

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SNAPSHOTS

BY NAGUESH RAO SARDESSAI

Naitik Jain, a class eight student from the Vidya Vikas Academy, Margao, has fixed his focus on the career he wishes to build and that’s Photography. At 13, Naitik with just two years of serious practice and several years of passionate interest in this medium has come a long way.

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Makhars—a unique celebration of Goan Navraatri

By Rohit R Phalgaonkar

Though the name of the festival of Navraatri reminds every one of Gujarati ‘Garbhaa’ and ‘Daandiaa’ many Goans are oblivious of the grand Navraatri celebrations which take place in the Goan temples.

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The new age social phenomenon

By Zeenat Zafar

When a teenager recently decided to invite his friends home for his birthday this year, instead of opting for his favourite pizza haunt, his parents had fully braced themselves for an evening of loud celebrations.

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Exploring the outer world

BY TOMAZINHO CARDOZO

‘Sonvsara Bhonvtim Yontram’ is the first book in Konkani which minutely investigates the scientific race between the USSR, now called Russia and America for supremacy in space exploration. Written by Fr Antonio Francisco Souza, ‘Sonvsara Bhonvtim Yontram’ was first published in 1964. The Dalgado Konknni Academy has reprinted this rare book in Konkani recently.

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Mama Mia! It’s an Italian food festival

Two Italians, secret recipes from a kitchen in Naples, a riverside Italian restaurant in Goa… The perfect storyline and setting for an Indo-Italian movie co-production. The ‘Mamma Mia!’ Pizzeria and Ristorante Italiano, which is located in Resort Rio is however, anything but that.

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Molten Lava

By Odette and Joe Mascarenhas

Have you ever seen pictures of a volcano in full blast? After spewing volumes of ash and smoke it erupts and thick molten lava cascades down the slopes.

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