Sunday , 15 September 2019
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Jose Mourinho’s Real Madrid Bootcamp

By Pete Jenson
Jose Mourinho has hit the ground running at Real Madrid - almost literally. He touched down in Los Angeles for his first pre-season training camp at his new club. Despite his players’ body clocks reading 11.30 p.m. after a seven-hour flight, he had them out training at 10 a.m. the next morning.

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Connecting with the Inner ‘Self’


The varied spiritual institutes seen in Goa are indicative of this changing trend making its presence in Goa. People are taking refuge in their quest for ultimate bliss in yoga, meditation, learning the Vedas and so on.

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Style and Status of Naga Shawls

By Antony Kuriakose

In the textile history of India, the warrior shawls of Nagaland have a unique place and just like the way its counterpart the Scottish kilt has been preserved, there is immediate need and urgency to take care of the Nagaland shawls. We have sixteen major tribes in Nagaland and the warrior shawls of these entities vary a lot.

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No End to KR Woes

By Mário Cabral e Sá

No end to KR ‘woes’ ran the headlines, when the controversy on KR hinterland and coastal alignments was going on and Eduardo Faleiro, then junior minister and MP, campaigned for the so-called hinterland alignment.

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Studying the Etymology of Goan Names

By Vinayak Khedekar

he etymology of several villages and places in Goa is a connotation of the historical, geographical and cultural aspects, if they are studied in their real sense with an unprejudiced mind and by applying the science of logic.

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Remembering Justice Telang

By Prajal Sakhardande

he Indian National Congress founded in the year 1885 at Mumbai, successfully saw the culmination of the freedom struggle against the British with India gaining independence in the year 1947.

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Strengthening the Goan Community

By Tomazinho Cardozo

In the past, Goans used to live as a community wherever they settled, in Goa as well as in other parts of the world. However, today, the concept of the word ‘community’ has changed. Today, more than ‘Goan community’ we prefer to call ourselves ‘Goan Hindu community’ or ‘Goan Christian Community’ or ‘Goan Muslim community’.

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Nature’s Seasonal Medication

By Dr Kasturi Desai

The monsoon is on and most of us are suffering from some ailment or the other. The problem of getting fresh vegetables is another hassle of the season. Fortunately, nature has given us some vegetables which not only treat us but also supply us with the required nourishments.

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Bhajpa in the Doldrums

By Khushwant Singh

Come weeks ago I wrote in this very column a piece entitled ‘Bhajpa’s swabhiman’ saying that when Mohan Bhagwat, head of the RSS, asked Nitin Gadkari who had proved his worth as a minister in the government of Maharashtra to take over as president of the BJP,

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A Perfect Weekend Getaway…

By Neharika Sachdeva

Pondicherry is a beautiful town on the Coromandel Coast, a perfect getaway for a weekend. It’s sunny year round so be prepared to get toasted. The best way to reach Pondicherry is by road.

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