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Churchill praises PM’s Portugal visit

Margao: Nationalist Congress Party MLA Churchill Alemao praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s initiative to visit Portugal and in the same breath took a dig at the “pseudo nationalists” who protested against the Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa’s visit to Goa earlier this year.Churchill vent his ire at those opposing the …

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Ripe Jackfruit Cake

Ingredients: 2 cups jackfruit pulp 1 cup grated coconut 1/2 tsp. salt 1 cup rawa/semolina 1 cup jaggery 2 tsp cardamon powder 10 chopped cashewnuts 5-10 chopped almonds 10 raisins Procedure: 1) Roast the rawa till it is light brown or till aroma wafts into the air. Keep aside. Let …

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Goa set to target Europe in shift in tourism policy

Panaji: Tourism minister Manohar ‘Babu’ Azgaonkar said that Goa’s marketing strategy will be changed to boost tourist arrivals from traditional European markets. Tourism stakeholders also feel that it’s high time Goa tourism overhaul its marketing techniques to make the destination more competitive.The just-concluded charter tourist season ended on a happy …

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Goa and India fail on diversity

Across the oceans in the UK, Enoch Powell must be spinning in his grave. In 1968, the late conservative politician gave a histrionic warning, “we must be mad, literally mad, as a nation to be permitting” widespread immigration from former British colonies in the Caribbean and East Africa, along with …

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Pharmacy students set to visit US college

Panaji: Faculty members and students of Goa Pharmacy College would now be able to collaborate with St Louis College of Pharmacy of the United States as a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the two institutes was signed and approved by the state government last week. “We have signed two MoUs …

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