GOA HAWAII TO BECOME SISTER STATES: PARRIKAR
PANAJI Goa and Hawaii will soon sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) making them sister states, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said today after the Cabinet formally approved the proposal. “Goa is going to sign sister state agreement. The Cabinet has given approval. The process started when I was Defence Minister,” said Parrikar. “(Hawaiian) Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard has a keen interest in Indian…READ more..
ADVERTISING & TABLE TOP FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY COURSE BY CMYK ACADEMY STARTS FROM JULY 2
MAPUSA Advertising and table top food photography courses will be conducted by CMYK Academy of Photography from July 2 -13 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at D Pankar building, Khorlim, Mapusa. For more details contact 9822581232, or visit www.cmykacademygoa.com or www.prasadpankar.comREAD more..
DAVID FURTADO’S DANCE ACADEMY TO START NEW CLASSES
PORVORIM David Furtado Dance Academy (DFDA) will be conducting Bolly-fit fitness dance classes form June 4 at Divas studio Defence colony Porvorim. The classes will be conducted every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9.00 am to 10.00 am. For more details contact 9975914195READ more..
GOA: A LOOK INTO REDYACHI ZATRA
Naresh Fatharpekar Mayem in Bicholim is known in Goa for its annual fair called the ‘Redyachi Zatra’. This ‘zatra’ is held with a lot of religious rituals and celebration exhibiting the socio-cultural heritage of the land. In the past, during the fair, there was a custom of buffalo sacrifice. “This practice has been forbidden since over a quarter century, but despite…READ more..
I FACED GENDER BIAS AT HOME TOO: SANIA MIRZA
By Our Chief Reporter PANAJI (Goa): Ace Tennis player Sania Mirza, who faced a lot of flak for the length of her skirt during a match, has revealed that it was not only in the society but she also faced gender biases at home too. The 31-year-old Hyderabad-based player said she even raised her voice when her relatives…READ more..
GOA FEST: GUESS WHAT SIDHARTH MALHOTRA SAYS?
By Our Chief Reporter Panaji (Goa): Hindi Actor Sidharth Malhotra says that he does not consider himself as more than an average looking guy and there is nothing exceptional in the way he looks. The 33-year-old ‘Student Of The Year’ star was here today to participate in the ongoing ‘Goa Fest 2018’, a congregation of advertising and marketing…READ more..
SETSHARE FOR THEATREWALLA’S
By Our Staff Reporter To Celebrate World Theatre Day Expression Lab launches a new online network of theatre groups for creating a shared inventory of Setting Material and Props. We are announcing the launch today because we are now ready with the Beta version of the website that will actually enable the sharing. Through SETSHARE a theatre group seeking setting or…READ more..
GOVT LAUNCHES SCHEME TO REVIEW MAAND CULTURE
By Our Special Correspondent Panaji (Goa) As an attempt to review the old age traditions of maand culture to its unique original form, the State Government has launched financial assistance scheme to preserve and protect this old art forms. The Directorate of Education has introduced ‘Financial Assistance to Revive, Preserve and Protect Goan Maand Culture’ scheme…READ more..
HOLI CELEBRATED ACROSS STATE
GOA: The festival of colours, Holi, was celebrated today with traditional fervour and gaiety across State. The celebration that begin early morning continued till afternoon. Right from kids to senior citizens were seen enjoying the festival of colour. Not just the members of the Hindu community but cutting across religion, the festival was celebrated the by splashing colours on their family…READ more..
PANAJI TRAFFIC CELL DRAWS PLAN FOR SHIGMO, VENUE FOR FLOAT PARADE CHANGED
Panaji (Goa): Following good response to the shifting of float parade venue for Carnival, the State government has decided to change the route of Goa’s yet another annual festival – Shigmotsav – in the capital city of Panaji. The government has chosen the same venue as that of Carnival, from Miramar to Caranzalem. The traffic plan is prepared in…READ more..