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Make a splash with colourful ‘kopels’

BY ADELMO FERNANDES
Every year the feast of St John the Baptist is celebrated on June 24. This year, as June 24 is a Monday, the feast will be celebrated on Sunday, June 23 at the St Lawrence Church at Agacaim and the Saviour of the World Church at Lotoulim.

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A Favour Part 1

By Maya A Kharangate | Translated by Augusto Pinto
Adv Raikar wiped the sweat off his face as he sat down on the sofa and keeping the file on the teapoy said, “Shilabai, the case is slipping out of our hands. I don’t see how we can save it…”
 “Please don’t say this Raikarbab. If you are desperate, what should I do?”

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Magical or Tragical?

By Bina Punjani
The monsoons are here in full force, and while they bring welcome relief from the summer heat, and make everything look lush green and beautiful, they can also cause you problems with your hair. Rain showers often bring down pollutants in the air, which can weaken your hair, if you get wet in the rains.

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‘I knew her as that girl with the pigeon on her head’

Shaheen Parkar
Do opposites attract? Ask B-Town’s fashionista Sonam Kapoor, who as everyone knows, does not believe in mincing words. While South import Dhanush, best remembered for his Kolaveri Di number, is unassuming but irreverently funny. The two feature in Aanand L Rai’s film Raanjhanaa.

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Travails of Single Parenthood

Cassandra’s* mother was furious when her father gifted her an expensive camera and asked her to throw it away. Let me back up a bit. You see Cassandra’s father abandoned the family when she was four.

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Astro Query

DOB(DOB): April 14, 1990, TOB (TOB): 4:45 am, POB (POB): Varca, Goa, Question: When will I get married and will it be a love marriage or an arranged marriage?

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The sweeter side of Italy

By Mini Ribeiro
The good quality dairy products result in the Northern Italian desserts being creamier and sweeter than desserts of other regions. Fresh and dried fruits are also made use of extensively.

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Buena Mesa

By Joe Mascarenhas
A new eatery Buena Mesa dots the landscape of Holiday Street in Candolim. The name translates to ‘Good Table’ in Spanish, a place which surely promises the aromas of healthy home cooking.

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The Fulfillment of a Desire Part 4

By Dr Jayanti Naik
Translated by Augusto Pinto
[The story so far: Shivanand Desai; who had gone to Bangalore to work, falls in love with and marries a beautiful Tamilian girl named Satyavati Iyengar. Despite the fact that she was from a high caste, his marriage to her,

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