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Fashion on Five Continents

By Nadia D’Silva

The Department of Garment Technology, Government Polytechnic, Panaji, in association with the KalaAcademypresented a unique fashion show in the hope of encouraging and lending wings to young Goan designers to prove their mettle and excel in the mercilessly demanding fashion industry.

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DVD of documentary on Shri Navdurga of Bori released

A DVD titled ‘Shri Navdurga Darshan’ was released in a grand function on March 21 in the Narayandev hall of Shri Navdurga temple at Bori. The function was graced by MP, North Goa, Mr Shripad Naik, MLA of Curchorem, Mr Shyam Gopinath Satradekar, Sarpanch of Bori, Mr Sunil Savkar, member of Zilla Panchayat, Ms Sheila Damodar Borkar and historian, Mr Rohit Phalgaonkar.

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By S.T. Nadkarni, M.E.(Hyd), D.A.M., LL.B.,C.E.S.,C.I.C.

Water is life. it is a precious natural resource so vital for sustaining life on the earth. Mankind has been using water since its appearance on earth. civilizations grew in the proximity of water. ¾ Of the earth is covered with water.

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Love, lies and twists

Theatre returns to Goa in ‘Love, Lies and Deceit’ and that too with an impressive star-studded cast featuring India's first Big Boss Rahul Roy, the sizzling Poonam Dasgupta, Raj Premji, Amit Pachori, choreographer, Kaanu Mukherjee and India's first transvestite, Zaraa Ishnava.

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Goan homes through the artistic prism


An important part of the Goan heritage has always been its houses. Two distinct images appear when we talk of Goan houses - the pre-Portuguese houses and the houses that were the result of a fusion of two schools of architecture namely the Indian and the Portuguese.

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A ‘Fat’ Greek repast

By Odette and Joe Mascarenhas                                           

What surprise does one have in store for one’s husband after celebrating 29 valentines together? Roses…cards…gifts?

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