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Christmas Around India

By Anthony Kuriakose
India is a secular nation and houses every religion in the world. Christians are a minority here and form only 2.3 per cent of the population of about 25 million.

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Assistencia Goa: Helping the needy

At a meeting convened by Gen (Dr) Jose Maria da Costa Alvares and chaired by Gen (Dr) Miguel Caetano Dias on December 16, 1910 it was decided to establish an institute to assist persons and families who were financially not well off, to eliminate begging by giving food and shelter and healthcare to urchins and to give assistance to abandoned infants.

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Chef Amit of Simply Grills recommends

You will be huffing and puffing for this stuffing…. But let us look at the Origins of this ‘Turkey’. Associated with Thanksgiving...this is where it began.

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For the Unsung Heroes of Goa

BY CLARA A RODRIGUES | NT NETWORK
The unsung tale of the Goan officer is a cause worthy to call attention to. Goans have held formidable positions in both commissioned and non-commissioned ranks. Their proficiency in strategising has been instrumental in turning the tide of battles in favour of our motherland many-a-time.

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Career Watch

By Ranjana Kakodkar
Could you please tell me a little about DNA fingerprinting that is talked about in TV serials? Can one do graduation in Forensic Science and where? - Sheena Rebello

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Don’t Indulge in Sinful Eating

By Aroona Reejhsinghani
Here are a few options to healthy snacks that will not harm either your health or beauty
Every wants to snack on high calorie foods like French fries, doughnuts, gulab jamuns, spring rolls, cheese smothered pizza, vada pav, burgers smothered with  mayonnaise sauce, spring rolls, etc,

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A smile says it all

A smile doesn’t cost a penny and yet it can help you to become a celebrity for a day. The event ‘1000 Smiles of Goa - 2010’ is giving you this opportunity as they will station themselves at 10 locations on December 18 and from 8 am to 6 pm -10 hours - will capture 1000 smiles.

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Indian Masterchefs and their Sweet American Deals

By Kinjal Dagli-Shah
An ice cream maker on sale was all it took for Smita Vasant to embark on a journey that has only brought her sweet deals. After 15 years in the health insurance industry, the mother-of-two decided to venture into unchartered territory - making ice-creams.

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They’re Making Ignorance Chic

By Patricia Lucin
Casanova’s rule for seduction was to tell a beautiful woman she was intelligent and for an intelligent woman she was beautiful. The false choice between intellectualism and sexuality in women has persisted through the ages. There was no more poignant a victim of it than Marilyn Monroe.

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