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A master class in taste: Iconic dishes at Indian restaurants

By Vir Sanghvi Fodies always travel the world looking for iconic dishes at famous restaurants. The baba au rhum at Alain Ducasse’s restaurants in London, Monte Carlo and Paris; the roast chicken at Chez L’Ami Louis in Paris; the truffle soup at Paul Bocuse’s Lyon restaurant; the pork bun at David Chang’s Momofuku restaurant; the bread and butter pudding at …

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Masterstrokes of a mastermind

Artist and researcher JOSE PEREIRA, the true son of the soil, has done immense work in promoting the less-known facts about Goa’s cultural diversity. The frescos at two chapels in Goa are excellent examples of his work, which we need to cherish and also conserve. NT BUZZ discovers these frescos which are full of Goa and are yet universal in …

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Aphrodisiac foods

By ZUBIN D’SOUZA So, Valentine’s Day is around the corner and many of you will be out shopping for cheesy flowers, stuffed teddies, heart shaped chocolates and assorted schmaltz that graces shopping windows. The brave may even venture some diamond ornaments or assorted forms of bling adornments. Well all these may get you a mention in the good books but …

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Ritz Classic, Patto —new old dining experience

BY KUHELI BHATTACHARYA RANE When a Goan restaurant decides to open a new branch, it is in itself a laudable event, but when they decide to open a second branch in the same city , merely 5 km from the original, then it’s a testimony to its immense popularity. Ritz Classic, the one on second floor of a building just …

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Win and bustle

Sonali Joshi Pitale To say that awards and controversies go hand-in-hand would be stating the obvious. And this Republic Day, when the Padma awards — the country’s top civilian honours after Bharat Ratna — were announced, it was but expected that emotions would run high and storms created in teacups.

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Anurag Kashyap’s  Rs 100-crore mess?

Sonali Joshi Pitale Anurag Kashyap’s Bombay Velvet has been a subject of gossip and rumour for quite a long time now. Even though Kashyap took to the social media network to put the rumours to rest, they kept coming back. The latest whispers in the industry circuit suggest that the makers are losing sleep over the post production work. The …

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Goa under the brush of R K Laxman

“A cartoonist enjoys not a great man but a ridiculous man, since cartooning is the art of insult and ridicule” —R K Laxman

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Astro Query

Date Of Birth (DOB): November 20, 1992; Time Of Birth (TOB): 7 p.m.; Place Of Birth (POB): Margao

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The ‘Doubting’ tale of St Thomas

By Maria de Lourdes Bravo da Costa Rodrigues The small chapel at the corner of the road, near the General post office, Panaji, in the Sao Tome ward, will be completing two centuries this year and the parishioners have made elaborate plans to celebrate the feast with big pomp on February 1.

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D D Kosambi Festival of Ideas is here!

The Festival which provides all the fodder for the mind and also for the soul— The 8th D D Kosambi Festival of Ideas, which hosts best of minds from various arenas of life, is here. This year the Festival will be held from February 17 to February 21 at Dinanath Mangueshkar Kala Mandir, Kala Academy, Campal, Panaji.

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