Nature’s Pride at Khollant

Nestled amidst swaying palms, with a little stream flowing by, birds chirping in the bushes and fields around the place – truly a location that Mother Nature would be proud of. The restaurant Nature’s Pride at Khollant is an ideal getaway for a relaxed dining experience in the lap of nature. The decor and ambience complement the surroundings. This spacious …

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All Goa Veterans State Ranking Table Tennis Tournament 2013

Vasco TT Veterans Association will conduct their 1st Sunny Bay All Goa Veterans State Ranking Table Tennis Tournament 2013 in association with Directorate of Youth & Sports Affair of Goa at the Vasco Table Tennis Academy (VTTA), Mehta Hall, Vasco da Gama on Sunday December 01, 2013 from 9.30 am onwards. The event is Vasco’s top and the 7th tournament …

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Celebrities Visit Vasco

Oscar nominee Bombay Jayashri   Bombay Jayashri Oscar nominee for Best original song and singer in Life of Pi was hosted by citizens of our neighbourhood Mr T G Sundaram and Hema Sundaram. She was in Goa for the Master Class- Music in Cinema for the International Film Festival of India Hema Sundaram says, “Jayashri is family, my husband’s niece …

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Take 5 – With former Navy Chief-Admiral Arun Prakash

Navy Day is around the corner. A time when the maritime sentinels of the nation celebrate, integrate and showcase the Navy to the populace at large. Admiral Arun Prakash PVSM, AVSM, VrC, VSM, served as Chief of Naval Staff of the Indian Navy and Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee from 31 July 2004 to 31 October 2006. On retirement he …

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Butterfly Man -Meet Parag Rangnekar

We have in our midst a young man who is passionate about preserving and documenting the environment and has been going about this with dedication and perseverance for over two decades. Since childhood Parag has been a keen observer of the flora and fauna around him. Two months of school vacations in Amboli, at the family house, provided additional opportunity …

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Laurels and morals

There have been several instances in recent history where we have seen individuals of high standing who have won accolades for their professional achievements or leadership, plummet to the very depths of depravation or moral turpitude. It is therefore, quite evident that social standing, financial strength or executive power has little bearing on moral character. The common fallacy is to …

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Royal Navy warship, HMS Bulwark, docks at Mormugao

A Royal Navy ship, HMS Bulwark (L 15), arrived on a diplomatic visit to Goa on 06 Nov 13. After interacting with the Indian Navy at Goa, HMS Bulwark departed on 10 Nov 13. The magnificient warship, carrying a crew of almost 500 personnel, was berthed at Mormugao Port. The ship is an Assault Helicopter carrier Landing Platform Dock (LPD). …

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Nuture the Future

Tomorrow is Children’s Day. A day dedicated to recognising that a bright future for the nation, society or community lies in nurturing the present young generation. Every year our publication delves into the thoughts, ideas and aspirations of these young minds through a special Children’s Issue. This year’s team has 25 enthusiastic young reporters who have begun putting this issue …

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