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Understanding the relevance of philosophy today

Directorate of visiting research professors programme, DD Kosambi Chair Professor in interdisciplinary studies, Goa University and department of philosophy, Goa University in collaboration with department of philosophy, Dhempe College of Arts and Science, Miramar, Panaji organised a public lecture. Speaker for the same was professor Dhruv Raina of JNU, New Delhi who spoke on the topic ‘The Relevance of Philosophy …

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St Michael’s HS celebrates Children’s Day

St Michael’s Convent High School, Vagator-Anjuna celebrated Children’s Day. The day commenced with the school assembly. Sstudents participated in the Eucharistic celebration that was themed ‘God Created Me Unique like a Star’. In his homily Fr Louis brought out the significance of the day – the birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru and his immense love for children. He boldly highlighted that …

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SS Angle HSS students create plastic bus stop

Students of SS Angle Higher Secondary School, Mashem have built a temporary bus stop with plastic bottles. Students who had gathered under the newly built plastic bottles shed, said this idea was an initiative of their teacher, which came into existence after they complained of the difficulties they faced daily while travelling to school. A majority of students, who come …

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Sparsh and Aleka win inter-HSS monologue competition

Damodar Higher Secondary School of Science hosted its annual Inter Higher Secondary Monologue Competition in Konkani and Marathi categories. In his address educationist, Anil Pai motivated budding theatre artistes to hone their skills by taking advantage of the take opportunities available. The principal appreciated the students’ performance and directed them to be alert to the changes around and put in …

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Sharwani wins Samraat Student of the Year Award

Sharwani Naik of Konkani Bhasha Mandal’s Ravindra Kelekar Dnyanmandir, Margao was honoured with the ‘Samraat Student of the Year Award’ by Samraat Students Foundation. The award is presented to the most cultured, disciplined and talented student of the school. The award was presented at the hands of the treasurer of Samraat Club, Margao Unit, Bhaskar Naik. Sharwani has excelled in …

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Don Bosco HSS holds NSS and YRC installation ceremony

Don Bosco Higher Secondary School, Panaji held its annual NSS and YRC installation ceremony. Chief guest for the function was North Goa district president, Patanjali Yog Samiti, Sushant Tandel. A video highlighting the contribution of NSS volunteers in various nationwide projects and activities was screened at the ceremony. A presentation showcasing the activities organised by the NSS unit of the …

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Samarth and Rama win in solo instrument category at Kala Utsav Competition

Students of Pratibha Sangeet Kala Vidhyalaya, Guirim won first place in the state level Solo Instrument Category (male and female) of Kala Utsav Competition organised by Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan. Class 10 students of Shri Saraswat Vidyalaya High School, Khorlim Mapusa, Samarth Kamat won first place in the male category for playing the harmonium, while student of class nine, Dr K …

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Big, beautiful Universe

It’s hard to picture just how big the Universe is. For instance, the Earth seems like a big place to us, but you could fit about one million Earths inside our nearest star, the Sun. And the Sun is just one of billions of stars that make up our galaxy, which is called the Milky Way. When you think about …

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Master of music

ANNOUSHKA FERNANDES | NT KURIOCITY Music aficionados were in for a treat as composer, singer-songwriter and instrumentalist, Ilaiyaraaja took the stage at the 50th International Film Festival of India (IFFI). The much-awaited Masterclass turned mini concert, moderated by filmmaker R Balki gave an insight into the music composition methods of the esteemed music composer. In his welcome address, Balki stated …

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‘Never thought I would make a comedy film’

RAMANDEEP KAUR Bollywood director Rohit Shetty’s first experience at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) was in 2013 when he was honoured by the state. And Shetty, who is best known for the ‘Golmaal’ film series, the ‘Singham’ film series, ‘Chennai Express’, etc, made his second appearance at the festival this year, on November 28 when he was a …

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