Friday 14 December 2018

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Google pays tribute to Mario Miranda, celebrating 90

Google celebrates today Goa’s internationally renowned cartoonist late Mario Miranda, on the occasion of his 90th birth anniversary. READ

'Nachom-ia' wins yet another international film award, now in US

Nachom-ia Kumpasar, a Konkani film by Bardroy Barreto, has won yet another accolade at international level, this time in the USA. READ

Goa plans 50th IFFI at permanent Centre at Dona Paula in 2019

The Government of India would celebrate golden jubilee of IFFI in its own full-fledged premises in 2019, in Goa. READ

Now, watch an English play, in Tiatr style!

For more than 100 years, the unique theatrical stylings of Goa’s predominant performance tradition – tiatr – have entertained Konkani audiences in the state and elsewhere. READ

Bhosle’s ‘Enemy?’ bags National Award for Konkani film

"Enemy?", a Konkani film directed by Dinesh Bhosle, has bagged India’s most prestigious National Film Award for a Konkani movie this year. READ

'Bomboikar Goan' writer Jerry Pinto wins $150,000 Windham-Campbell Prize

Mumbai-based Goan writer Jerry Pinto is among the nine recipients of the Yale University's Windham-Campbell Prize this year, awarded to English-language writers "for their literary achievements or their potential". READ

Poet Ashok Borkar passes away

Ashok Borkar, owner of Borkar Super Stores and a prolific poet of Goa, expired today in Pune. READ

These 'Kantaram' will sing only praises of Govt

The popular tiatr (a type of musical theatre), usually used as a voice of people to protest against the government and politicians, is taking a new turn in Goa. READ

Beware! Fascism is entering through backdoor: Mehta

In the technologically advanced era, beware, fascism is coming silently through the backdoor, not openly from the front door. READ

Tragedy Queen Ophelia expired, funeral tomorrow

Ophelia D’Souza, Tragedy Queen of Konkani theatre, expired today morning in Mumbai. READ