Friday , 21 September 2018

Tag Archives: front

Eid ul-Zuha celebrated

NT NETWORK CURCHOREM: Annual festival of Eid ul-Zuha, or the Festival of Sacrifice, which marks the end of the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca and in commemoration of Prophet Abraham’s readiness to sacrifice his son to show obedience to God, was celebrated with pomp and gaiety across the state including Sanvordem-Curchorem areas. Speaking to ‘The Navhind Times’, secretary of Jamatul Muslimin of ... Read More »

Monsoon withdrawing from Goa

NT NETWORK PANAJI: The city experienced showers of the withdrawing monsoon on Monday evening, with the total seasonal rainfall this year having touched 120.45 inches, indicating 3 per cent departure from the normal 117 mm rain. The city, which witnessed a hot and humid day, saw the temperature dropping down in the evening, following showers of the withdrawing monsoon accompanied ... Read More »

Yellow craze

The ‘Shukra’ brand of jewellery by Raikar and Sons Jewellers has carved a niche for itself among customers By Sanjay Borkar | B&C Jewellery has always been a popular form of investment. Gold ornaments are a must-have for weddings or any other traditional events. In Goa, there is a considerable demand for the yellow metal, with many goldsmiths like Raikar ... Read More »

A world heritage precinct without a master plan

BY SHAIKH JAMALUDDIN | NT OLD GOA: With Basilica of Bom Jesus and Se Cathedral as world heritage sites, as many as 14 heritage sites protected by the Archaeological Survey of India, 8 heritage sites protected by the Goa government, and 18 more heritage sites waiting for protection, does not Old Goa deserve a master plan for its conservation? Please ... Read More »