Breaking News

Buzz

Tiatr Review – BY J P PEREIRA

‘ASRO ZAI’
It is a good sign that many institutions are presenting quality tiatrs on the Konkani stage. New talent is seen and tiatrs are being presented in a different and unique style of presentation raising the standards of entertainment as well.

Read More »

‘RAG’

Salvador Afonso, from Chandor has been performing for the last 29 years in Konkani entertainment.  He has written 87 folk plays (Khell-tiatr), 16 tiatrs and has released 16 audio albums and contributes regularly to Konkani magazines. He has participated four times in the Kala Academy Tiatr competition. This year his tiatr ‘Morosor’ was the entry.

Read More »

Video Review – BY JP PEREIRA

‘VELL’
‘Vell’ is a video film presented by Andrew de Carmona.  Written and directed by Osvi Viegas, the film is a tragic tale of a poor widow and her two grown up sons. One joins a ship through the help of a benevolent agent, the other is a scapegoat used by the police, whenever there is a crime.

Read More »

‘Goa can become the literary capital of India’

BY ARTI DAS | NT NETWORK
Mumbai based writer, Jerry Pinto is releasing his latest book, ‘Leela - A Patchwork Life’, based on actress of yesteryears, Leela Naidu, on December 13 at the ongoing Goa Arts and Literary Festival 2010. While speaking to ‘The Navhind Times’ he spoke about his book, writing and Goa

Read More »

A Career in Copywriting

By Ranjana Kakodkar
“Khane Walon Ko To Khane Ka Bahana Chahiye……” Do you remember this commercial with the rip roaring funny man, Cyrus, extolling the virtues of the humble Cadbury bar? While it is highly debatable that a sugar and chocolate concoction is in anyway nutritious try telling that to your chocoholic mom or your sugar loving tiny tot!

Read More »

Marking a new beginning with ‘Navo Somar’

BY RAMESH SAVAIKAR | NT NETWORK
With the conclusion of the auspicious period of ‘Chaturmas’ as per the Hindu calendar,  ‘jatrotsavas’ of various Hindu deities will now commence in the villages and towns of Goa. On December 13 Gaonkarwado, Bicholim will celebrate their annual festival of ‘Navo Somar’, which is dedicated to the deity Shri Shantadurga.

Read More »

‘Tujhe Aahe Tujpashi’, Philosophy of Life in Simple Words

‘Tujhe Aahe Tujpashi’, the evergreen Marathi play by the incomparable Pu La alias urushottam Laxman Deshpande is back in Goa after a gap of 10 years, with 9 shows including one at Open Air Auditorium, Kala Academy on December 12, slated to be performed by an impressive cast.

Read More »

A SHORT SAFAR: COUCH SE BIKE TAK

On-off couple Priyanka Chopra and Shahid Kapoor shot for Koffee With Karan on Sunday. However, defiantly dodged all attempts by the host to get them into a confessional mode.

Read More »

Lara, Mads lead

Lara Dutta and R Madhavan are leading in PETA India’s annual Hottest Vegetarian Celebrity poll. Running close in the race for the title are Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Vidya Balan and Amitabh Bachchan. The poll runs until January 9.

Read More »