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Teamwork is good

Maria Fernandes From putting up plays at school to sports activities, teamwork and collaboration are essential and a big part of our everyday life. Working together as a group to accomplish a task has a charm of its own and this is clearly evident when we watch our cricket team. It is team spirit that makes them bond together as …

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Our Lady of Merces HS observes Van Mahotsav

Our Lady of Merces High School, Merces, celebrated Van Mahotsav with a sapling plantation. The significance of the day was highlighted during the school assembly through a skit and song. A poem on trees and their significance was also recited along with a video clip. As part of the celebration, students participated in the sapling plantation competition. The competition was …

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Kshitij 2019 to be held from July 25

Don Bosco College of Engineering, Fatorda will organise a three-day technical event ‘Kshitij 2019’ from July 25 to July 27. The event will be inaugurated by chairman, Goa State Pollution Control Board, Ganesh Shetgaonkar. Chief guest for the valedictory event will be minister for environment, science and technology, Nilesh Cabral while guest of honour will be president, elect, Goa Chamber …

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Technix 2019 at DBCE

Department of electronics and telecommunications, Don Bosco College of Engineering, Fatorda held a project exhibition titled ‘Technix 2019’. The exhibition was held to motivate students to apply the concepts studied in theory and exhibit them in the form of projects. Students from BE (ETC) and TE (ETC) actively participated in the exhibition. The exhibits were divided into two categories: Mini …

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Patriotic group singing competition by Bal Bhavan

Bal Bhavan will organise Patriotic group singing competition for schools in Goa, as a part of Independence Day. Taluka level competition will be held on August 2 while the State level competition will be held on August 12 at Bal Bhavan, Campal between 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. The competition will be held simultaneously in all 12 talukas on August …

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Neighbourhood exo-planet

Astronomers have found a planet the size of Earth just outside of our Solar System, orbiting around our nearest star! For a long time astronomers have talked about the possibility of planets around this star called Alpha Centauri. It’s very similar to our own sun, and the closest possible place for life beyond the Solar System. But years of searching …

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DBC organises blood donation camp

The post graduate department of social work, Don Bosco College, Panaji in association with Lions Club, Mala Fontainhas, Panaji and Goa Medical College, Bambolim organised a blood donation camp. The camp was set up on the college campus with the motto of ‘Share a little, Care a little’. Thirty-two students and three faculty members of the college donated blood. Students …

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Some unusual flavours of chocolates

Milk chocolate, white chocolate and dark chocolate are some of the well-known types and flavours of chocolates. The world of chocolate is not just limited to these few types of chocolates, it ranges from weird flavours like peanut and ketchup to chocolate covered insects. We have made a list of some of the lesser-known chocolate flavours for you to try, …

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Precautions for the monsoon

Kedar Kulkarni “In our last class we saw how diseases spread during the onset of monsoon. It is, therefore, important to keep your surroundings clean and make sure that water does not stagnate. People have the habit of keeping unwanted stuff in their garages, terraces, etc. This attracts mosquitoes and can easily cause diseases like malaria and dengue. Sometimes the …

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The festival of Ashadhi Ekadashi

RAMESH SAVAIKAR The festival of Ashadhi Ekadashi is celebrated by devotees of Lord Vishnu on a large scale in Maharashtra, Karnataka and Goa along with other states in India. The main feature of this festival is the number of devotees who gather at Pandharpur in the Solapur district of Maharashtra. Pandharpur is a well known pilgrimage town on the banks of …

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