REMEMBERING RUKMINI BORKAR, WIFE OF GOA’S FAMOUS POET BAKIBAB BORKAR, ON HER 25th DEATH ANNIVERSARY
SANDEEP HEBLE To Aka with love…. 25 years have gone by since Rukmini Balkrishna Borkar passed away. It was on August 13, 1993 that the wife of Goa’s illustrious Poet Balkrishna Bhagwant Borkar, popularly known as Bakibab, breathed her last at her residence in Porvorim. I have fond and cherished memories of her. She was my mother’s mom and my grand…READ more..
1,000 ‘WAR ROCKETS’ OF TIPU SULTAN FOUND IN KARNATAKA FORT
AGENCIES| BENGALURU Over 1,000 “war rockets” of the 18th century ruler of the erstwhile Mysore state, Tipu Sultan, were found in an abandoned open well at Bidanooru Fort in Karnataka’s Shivamogga district, said an official on Saturday. “Excavation of the open well in the fort at Nagara near Shivamogga led to unearthing of over 1,000 corroded rockets that were stored…READ more..
NASA FUNDING PROJECT TO TURN ASTEROIDS INTO SPACESHIPS: REPORT
AGENCIES|WASHINGTON NASA has recently announced it would give funds to a California-based 3D printing company for finding ways to turn asteroids into giant, autonomous spacecrafts, which could fly to outposts in space, the media reported. Made In Space’s project, known as RAMA (Reconstituting Asteroids into Mechanical Automata), could one day enable space colonization by helping make off-Earth manufacturing efficient and economically…READ more..
TNV NEWS CELEBRATES 1.5 MILLION HITS
TEAM TNV The Neutral View Media House would like to thank all her readers, writers, followers, patrons and well wishers for helping in achieving this mark and is seeking for continous support in future. THANK YOU ALL!!!!READ more..
WHEN SENIOR POLICE OFFICERS HAVE BRUSH WITH THE LAW IN GOA
Goa has had some of the most controversial IPS officers in the recent past. In what could be a coincidence or an irony, these officers invite trouble for themselves during their posting in the susegado State, and it’s a record till date that all of them have gone scotfree. To begin with the list is the then Chief of the…READ more..
THERE IS SOMETHING SPECIAL ABOUT ME!
SINI FERNANDES 2nd April is internationally recognized as World Autism Day. As we talk about autistic children, we also have to look around to the other children with special needs who are termed as intellectually disabled in psychology. We have come a long way from calling them ‘mad’ ‘crazy’ and ‘mentally retarded’ and it is indeed a big and much…READ more..
REGULATION ON SOCIAL MEDIA
Rajsankar Jayakumar Social Media is a collection of online communication channels dedicated to community-based input, interaction, contentsharing and collaboration. Websites and applications that are dedicated to forums, micro-blogging, social networking, social curation and wikis are amongst the different types of social media. Social media involves technologies that enhance activities such as transmission of information, opinions, career interests and other forms…READ more..
SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST
Nature is the powerhouse and it has a very crucial balance, a complex food web and a hierarchy of energy levels. Every element, biotic as well as abiotic, are interdependent and has a defined purpose to serve. All the environmental threats that our planet is marred with can be routed to an inbalance of this flamboyant force and this…READ more..
MAN MADE ISLAND: THE 196th COUNTRY
Vivek Rathod We have discovered a new island – a floating island in the Pacific Ocean that has formed in the recent 5-6 decades. A lush and colorful island, amidst vast sea. The island is double the size of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala put together. Though a floating island, this island remains more or less in its…READ more..
GETTING READY TO BEAT THE HEAT
Charlene Farrell The summer break is the most anticipated break for children and teachers all over the country. Every year, these two sections of society wait with bated breath to usher in the holy grail of the education system……. the summer holidays. Being a teacher, I catch the envy in many a voice when they ask about my summer vacations….READ more..