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Carnival 2016

Carnival 2016 was flagged off in Panaji by Deputy Chief Minister Francis D’Souza in the presence of Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar and chairman GTDC, Nilesh Cabral. The parade had ‘Nachom-ia Kumpasar’ fame Palomi Ghosh singing the title song of the movie. There was also an FC Goa tableaux withplayers Mandar Rao Desai and Romeo Fernandes waving to the crowds.

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Balaknama: making headlines that matter

Manoj Sharma In the run-down basement of a south Delhi home, 18-year-old Chandni is presiding over an editorial meeting. Her team of reporters sits in a circle on the floor, each clutching a copy of the current issue of Balaknama, their quarterly tabloid.

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Revelry begins

Vehicles pass by the stage decorated for the Carnival celebration near the old secretariat in Panaji. Carnival celebrations in the state will start with the float parade to be held in the capital city today

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Sewage discharge a major concern during River Sal clean-up

  BY JOAO SOUsA M | NT SINQUETIM : While politicos have come forward to infuse life into the River Sal with the dredging commencing from Sinquetim, there lies a long battle ahead before the river returns to its original best.

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Early intervention centre at Mapusa district hospital for special children

  MAPUSA : Under Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram, a special centre of District Early Intervention Centre (DEIC), which will cater to special children aged below 18 years, was inaugurated at the hands of Health Minister Francis D’Souza in the presence of director of Health Services Dr Sanjiv Dalvi and other doctors at North Goa District Hospital at Peddem.

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Schechner’s theory of fourth world

  Richard Schechner author and professor of Performance Studies, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University believes that the world requires a fourth world to counter the tri-polar world which is based on the idealised religions, globalisation and militarism. He was speaking on the concluding day of the 9th edition of D D Kosambi Festival of Ideas on Friday …

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Tillari canal breaches at Sasoli and Bhedshi

  SAKHALI: Water supply to North Goa from the Tillari canal has been stopped since Wednesday evening as the canal has suffered major breaches at two different places in Maharashtra. This time, the canal has breached at Sasoli and Bhedshi in the neighbouring state.

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Arpora bridge to be ready by June: Lobo

  ARPORA : The work of rebuilding the Tambodki bridge near Mackie Saturday bazaar, which was a long-pending demand, will be started this month and its estimated cost is Rs 4.75-crore, Calangute MLA Michael Lobo has said.

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6 teams share points in GFA Divn 1 ties

  MAPUSA/MARGAO: Goa Velha SC came from a goal down to hold Penha de Franca SC to a 1-1 draw in the second round match of GFA’s First Division League, at Duler stadium on Thursday.

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Parrikar to lay foundation stone for Rs 12.4 cr Vaddem lake beautification

VASCO: The foundation stone for the proposed beautification-cum-upgradation work of the Vaddem lake estimated to cost Rs 12.40-crore will be laid at the hands of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and the date for the same will be finalised soon, Dabolim MLA Mauvin Godinho has said.

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