Wednesday , 16 October 2019
Breaking News

Supplements

‘Tempa Pormonnem’

TIATR REVIEW JP Pereira The 95th production from Roseferns is a tale of sacrifice, ungratefulness, and revenge. Anna and Anton, a farmer, have a new born baby. Anton loves his younger brother Joywin, with all his heart. He tells his wife that Joywin is a remembrance of his parents. In the meantime, Ramos, a rich man, returns from America and …

Read More »

On The Rocks

FILM REVIEW SACHIN CHATTE Film: Jabariya Jodi Cast: Siddharth Malhotra, Parineeti Chopra, Javed Jaffery Directed by: Prashant Singh Duration: 2 hrs 24 mins Rating: * Jabariya in the local lingo means ‘forced’ and the title refers to weddings in Bihar where the groom is kidnapped and married so as to avoid paying dowry. Now unless the producers were forced to …

Read More »

‘Nizache Goemkar Ami…Bhaddeache Goemkar Tumi’

TIATR REVIEW JP Pereira ‘Nizache Goemkar Ami…Bhaddeache Goemkar Tumi is a new tiatr written and directed by Menino Mario and presented by Eddie Fernandes. It provides a deep look into the happenings in Goa today, what with corrupt politicians, influx of migrants, and the exodus of Goans to other countries. The curtain opens on a minister who has just changed …

Read More »

Durand Cup presents unique opportunities for clubs

Derrick Pereira This season will see the return of the Durand Cup. This will be the 129th edition of the tournament, a reflection of the history of the game in the country. It feels like only yesterday that I was competing for the cup. I have a lot of fond memories associated with it. However, I feel that it is …

Read More »

Plants or animals? Or both?

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Mesodinium chamaeleon, a strange green creature found in Denmark that lives at the bottom of the sea, is causing researchers to rethink traditional ways of classifying living organisms. Traditionally there is a difference between animals and plants: • Animals cannot produce their own energy and must eat other animals or plants to get energy for their survival. …

Read More »

Threatening the army’s fabric

Karan Thapar I am concerned about the future of our uniform services and, in particular, the army. Children of soldiers often sense danger when it’s only lurking on the horizon but, equally, their sensitivity can account for their fears being occasionally misplaced. Let me, therefore, share mine with you. It was recently reported that the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has …

Read More »

Actress by chance

Recently seen in political tiatr ‘CM’, tiatrist Sonia Mandrekar never planned to get into acting JP Pereira Sonia Mandrekar may have returned to the Konkani stage after a gap of nearly eight years. But, her talent remains intact, as is evident from the appreciation she has been receiving for her role in the political tiatr ‘CM’. Hailing from Chorao, Mandrekar …

Read More »

The ultimate experience

NT BUZZ In a bid to tap the interested talent in Ultimate Frisbee and train them for the future, Don Bosco College’s Department of Physical Education in collaboration with GNASH – Ultimate Frisbee Goa club organised a two-day workshop in the college campus. During the workshop physical education students were given a demo on the basics of the game. Course …

Read More »

The importance of fractal capacitance

Nandkumar M Kamat Nichersu and others in 2016 while applying the knowledge to the Danube River Delta explained that the fractal can be simply understood as a model where there are smaller models but similar. For example, the geographical characteristics of morphohydrographic networks, and maps at scales much larger than models of maps at small scales for the same geographic …

Read More »

Broadcom to acquire Symantec’s enterprise

Chipmaker Broadcom Inc said it will buy antivirus software maker Symantec Corp’s enterprise security unit for $10.7 billion in cash to scale up its software business through deals. Shares of Symantec rose 3.6 per cent and Broadcom 2 per cent in extended trading. Broadcom last year bought US business software maker CA Inc for $18.9 billion and was reportedly in …

Read More »