12 noon: Today, I welcomed new ways of thinking and approaching something that I was scared of! It made me an infinitely richer person overnight.Read More »
After the success of Slumdog Millionaire, Danny Boyle is ready with his next film, 127 Hours.
The film, starring James Franco, is the true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston’s remarkable adventure to save himself after a boulder falls on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon in Utah.
Unforgettable Konkani melodies of Goan maestro, Chris Perry including ‘Pisso’, ‘Bebdo’, ‘Red Rose’, ‘Tuzo mog’ and ‘Noxibak Rodta’ will reverberate in the Goan heritage precincts at Campal during the evening of August 20, with the Goan nightingale, Lorna herself performing in the capital city after very long time.Read More »
The Azad Bhavan at Porvorim celebrated Independence Day by highlighting the Goan folk art on August 15. Fugdi, mando, dekhni all took to the stage for the third Goan Folk Art Festival organised by Goan Folk Art group in collaboration with Directorate of Art and Culture and Navjivan Society of Freedom Fighters.Read More »
BY PURVI RADIA | NT NETWORK
Independence Day, which also coincides with the Feast of Assumption of Virgin Mary, is associated with the preparation of ‘patoleo’ – a steamed sweet encased in turmeric leaves. On this day every follower of the feast will be found preparing this delightful delicacy in their homes. However, the village of Salvador-do-Mundo thinks differently.
Artist, Rajendra Prabhakar Usapkar on Independence Day believed in educating children with a never experienced medium–the 9B pencil. The event was held at the Gonsalves Mansion, Panaji.Read More »
By Bhiva P Parab
Hiking and trekking in the Western Ghats during the monsoon has a special charm that no other season can provide; the Western Ghats come alive with a number of waterfalls during this season.
Mustifund middle school, Mala, Panaji will host an elocution competition with a different format. Not the usual mundane ones where speakers having to speak from memory, but rather a competition where the students will be tested on different aspects says management consultant, Odette Mascarenhas.Read More »
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The Tamarind (Tamarindus indica) (from the Arabic: tamar hindi = Indian date) is used in many of our local preparations to give it the tangy flavor.
Film: Help, Cast: Bobby Deol, Mugdha Godse, Directed by:Rajeev Virani, Duration: 120 mins, Rating: * *Read More »