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Women Who Create Ripples

By Aditi Bishnoi
Armed with thoughtful gifts – a shawl for the lady and a pretty dress for her daughter – she went visiting the humble home of her gracious hostess, the owner of a small food business in a poor neighbourhood of Canning, a town in 24 Parganas district in West Bengal. There, she sat on the floor beside the mother-daughter duo and their handful of goats, and exchanged life stories like old friends.

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European Paintings of India

By Dhananjaya Bhat
Today internationally, the art of modern Indian artists has been recognised and eminent painters like M F Hussain and Tyeb Mehta command prices of one crore or more per painting.

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The Genius Herbalist:Dada Vaidya

By Mário Cabral e Sá
Three or four years back, four students pharmacists, three girls, and one boy, in their last year of graduation, visited Goa on a WHO grant. We met at Dr Sawaikar’s yoga therapy clinic. Being young and talkative when they found out that I was a journalist they bugged me for information. I suggested they meet Raj Vaidya, a scrupulous, knowledgeable, young and innovative pharmacist and owner of the Hindu Pharmacy.  I was not the first to tell it to them, they said.

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Dreaming of an Ideal Goa

By Tomazinho Cardozo
In Goa, frequent change of political leadership was a very common affair sometime back and in this regard Goa achieved a degree of notoriety. Goa set new political records by changing seven chief ministers in five years.

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The New Internet Explorer 9 RC

By Prasad Naik
Sleeker, faster and more secure but still not as good as rivals Internet Explorer has had a long and successful journey. Despite being outclassed by other browsers in almost every aspect it continues to dominate the browser market.

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Choose the Right Tailor

Choosing a tailor used to be easy; you either went with the tailor who had been servicing your father or you headed to the knowledgeable suit salesman who would make the proper introduction.

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CARNIVAL CELEBRATIONS

Get ready for a fun filled carnival weekend, with the endless list of event happening around the state, Goa is sure to witness a fun filled weekend right up to Tuesday. Here’s a peak at what Goa has in store for you.

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Brass band to play in city on March 7

MAPUSA: Thomas Stephens Konknni Kendr, Alto Porvorim, in collaboration with Tiatr Academy, Goa, Dalgado Konknni Akademi and Corporation of the City of Panaji will present a programme of popular Konkani songs presented by the Mother Teresa brass band, Honavar, Karnataka at Garcia de Orta garden, near Panaji church on March 7, at 5.30 p.m. Entry is free.

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Khana sutra

By Meera Ravi
All the world loves a great lover – especially an imaginative one. Let’s focus on the aromatic and amorous elements in the Indian kitchen. Don’t just only go by the roses-and-chocolate route – dig into your Indian culinary heritage and the land of Kamasutra will surely help you.

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