Wednesday 26 September 2018

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Goa's DGP appeals to boycott film for insulting Rafi-saab

Goa’s Director General of Police Muktesh Chander has appealed people to boycott Karan Johar’s latest film “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil” for allegedly insulting legendary playback singer Mohammad Rafi. READ

Goa Dakshinayan: Debate among Galaxy of intellectuals

Goa next month will kick off a national movement of intellectuals, who are gathering to debate upon several burning concerns, following killings of Dr Narendra Dabholkar, Com Govind Pansare and Prof K S Kalburgi. READ

Pak writers restrained from attending Goa Lit Fest

Following the demand to impose a ban on Pakistan artistes from working in the Hindi film industry, Pakistani writers are now at the receiving end. READ

Borkar, Anwesha bag national SA Awards for Children and Youth Lit

Goa’s eminent writer Dilip Borkar and young writer Anwesha Singbal have bagged this year’s prestigious Sahitya Academy awards in children’s literature and youth literature respectively. READ

Varsha’s ‘dream’ to act in a Konkani film still unfulfilled

Varsha Usgaonkar, eminent Bollywood actor of Goan origin, is still left with a dream to act in a Konkani film, even after acting in several Hindi, Marathi and Bhojpuri films. READ

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