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Ghost Ghost Na Raha

Film: Ghost Rider - The Spirit of Vengeance, Cast: Nicholas Cage, Ciaran Hinds, Directed by: Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor, Duration: 95 mins, Rating: * *

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Awkward positions

Film: A Good Old Fashioned Orgy, Cast: Jason Sudeikis, Leslie Bibb, Tyler Labine, Directed by: Alex Gregory, Peter Huyck, Duration: 91 mins, Rating: * 1 / 2

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Man, woman and the actor

By RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR | NT NETWORK
“If a man’s focus about woman is not clear then she tends to create immense trouble for a man, even if that woman comes to him in the form of a role,” said the popular theatre, television and film actor, Subodh Bhave, known for his highly successful enactment of the legendary actor/singer of Marathi musical stage, Balgandharva, in the Marathi film ‘Balgandharva’.

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The three days of revelry before Lent

By Maria de Lourdes Bravo da Costa Rodrigues
Carnival is another festival from the many that the Portuguese brought to Goa and this may be the reason why it is considered a Christian festival, and has remained so even after change of governance.

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The ‘Ferry’ Tales of Goa

By Maria de Lourdes Bravo da Costa Rodrigues
Before either the Mandovi or the Zuari bridges were constructed, I used the ferry boat to get across the river.

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For a Fair Child, Eat this; For a Boy, Eat that!

By Aastha Kant
Women from an urban resettlement area in Delhi were interviewed in order to get an idea of common food-related myths and beliefs. Take the experience of Sadhana, whose family was originally based in Uttar Pradesh, “I had only known of saffron as something used in religious ceremonies.

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Elections Then and Now

By Mário Cabral e Sá
I am still waiting for the long-promised Babush Monsserate interview. I love to talk to him, he stutters yes, but has a reason for every action of his; he is polite, his reception is a monument to cosmopolitanism, he has in his office silver replicas of places of worship offered by his Catholic, Hindu and Muslim supporters.

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Panchayati Raj in Goa

By Tomazinho Cardozo
February 19 is observed as Panchayati Raj Day throughout the country. February 19 is the birthday of Balwant Rai Mehta, the first chief minister of Gujarat, who was fully associated in the process of strengthening Panchayati Raj in the country. His name is conspicuously linked with democratic decentralisation.

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