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The late Wilfy Rebimbus had written the story and composed the music for this film, produced by Capt Merwyn Pinto and directed by N L R Sahyadri in the year 1977.

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Video Reviews by JP Pereira

PEARL
This video film produced and directed by Annie Quadros is now available on VCD and DVD released by Manfa Music, Margao. ‘Pearl’ is a tale of two lovers, a poor girl and a rich boy. The boy is possessive, the girl would like a little freedom and soon falls in love with another boy.

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Youth Eye auditions today

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Youth Eye, a national magazine, in collaboration with Mandovi Entertainment are organising auditions for Mr and Ms Youth Eye, Best Face of the month and Bollywood auditions, today, May 26.

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Medical waters of Pomburpa

By Cedric Silveira
The Pomburpa Spring in Bardez is considered to be one of the prides of the region. And rightly so, since, for generations the spring waters have provided the people with joy and relief.

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To life…

BY ARTI DAS
‘Zero Percentile, Missed IIT Kissed Russia’ is not just another book based on the life in IIT. It goes beyond, to relate budding writer, Neeraj Chhibba’s growth in the institute.  During his recent visit to Goa from Delhi he spoke to ‘The Navhind Times’ about his book and also about Goa being his dream place to do some writing
Neeraj Chhibba

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A whole New World

BY CLARA A RODRIGUES
We assume that older people simply aren't interested in computers. Take the example of an elderly couple chatting online with their children who are settled abroad, seeing their smiling grand-children with just a click of a mouse.

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Facts about Odonates

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May 22 is observed as International Biodiversity Day, a day to focus on issues related to our biodiversity. To commemorate the same, the Earthworm eco-store at Porvorim last weekend hosted a talk on damselflies and dragonflies by the state coordinator of the Goa Bird Conservation Network, Mr Parag Rangnekar.

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Kulfi, India’s own Ice cream

By Shekher Phadnis
Kulfi is India’s own ice cream, in vogue centuries before foreign ice cream products entered India. The sixteen century Mughal treatise by Emperor Akbar’s courtier Abul Fazl mentions kulfi in his treatise Akbarnamah.

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The colours and smells of the ‘purumentachem fest’

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MARGAO: ‘Purumentachem fest,’ the name conjures rows ands rows of spices, salt fish, tamarind, cocum…all with their distinctive and always interesting smells and colours…  and colourful people haggling over stuff that they would consume over the monsoon.

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Encouraging children to read

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On May 23, the children’s book club, Pageturners Club, was launched at the International Centre Goa, Dona Paula. In addition, a two-day workshop was held to generate reading interest among children.
This attempt was a first of its kind made by educationist, Ms Jugneeta Sudan.

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