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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From mouse to mike Nadeem Ahmed – a cricket commentator in the making

Sports commentary has morphed into a speciality that adds that vital spice to the game, especially since the TV viewers of the game now number in millions all across the globe. A computer engineer who is an aspiring young cricket commentator from our neighbourhood, Nadeem Ahmed, has been steadily climbing the rungs of the cricket commentary firmament through sheer passion …

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Fresh, Hot Appams?

Yes – it’s available right here in our neighbourhood at Snacks Corner This is a simple story of diligence and hard work. All to keep the home and hearth warm. Rajan Nanu came to Goa in 1970 in search of employment. He initially worked as a helper / assistant for a welder earning a princely sum of Rs.3/- per day. …

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