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Rain robs India of possible win

  LAUDERHILL: In an anti-climactic finish to the second Twenty20 cricket International, wet outfield denied India chance to level the series after dominating proceedings in the West Indies innings as the match was called off due to wet outfield, here on Sunday.

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Calangute Association lift Yaari Cup

  CALANGUTE: Hosts Calangute Association trounced Friends XI, Socorro Vaddem 3-0 in the finals to lift the Yaari Premier Cup Inter-Village football tournament at Calangute Association grounds, Calangute, on Sunday.

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Inspection of stagnant water site conducted at Vasco

  VASCO: Health officer of Vasco Urban Health Centre (VUHC) Dr Rashmi Khandeparkar on Saturday inspected a stagnant water site at a construction site at Vaddem, Vasco. Dr Khandeparkar along with her staff inspected the site after some locals brought to her notice about the site.

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When music binds people

  Kala Academy, Goa and Goa University Visiting Research Professors Programme Nana Shirgaokar Chair in Indian Music are hosting a Carnatic Music Concert by Carnatic music singer Bombay Jayashri Ramnath on August 29 at 6 p.m. at Dinanath Mangueshkar Kala Mandir, Kala Academy, Panaji.

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Colours of Bonderam flag festival

On August 27, the fourth Saturday of August the sleepy Divar Island came alive with the colours of Bonderam flag festival. The procession started with flag parade followed by creative floats that depicted art and culture of Goa

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A road to the smart city

  RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR | NT NETWORK “The area stretching from the trifurcated junction near the Ponte de Linhares on the Panaji side, up to Portais, connected by Rua de Ourém, is actually the region from where the expanse of the capital city began,” says Vasco Pinho, a Goan historian well-known for his snapshots of Indo-Portuguese history.

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‘Ashtamechi Feri

A woman checks out a ‘paat’ (wooden seat) at the ‘ashtamechi feri’ in Panaji, the annual traditional fair that is set up ahead of the Ganesh Chaturthi. As a customary, the Hindus gift the ‘paat’ to newly-wed couples during Ganesh festival

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