Goa to celebrate World Konkani Day 2019 on 28th April

World Konkani Day 2019

Konkani as a state language hasn’t been given its due in the past. Besides, in the words of Joed Almeida, “We have millennials born and brought up in Goa who can’t speak more than a couple of words of this beautiful language. We’ve come to a point in time where our youngsters exposed to a […]

Bengal Goa Folk Mela – “Making changes using culture as a tool”

The Bengal Goa Folk Mela, an exhibition of Goan and Bengali folk arts will regale audiences from 16th to 25th February 2018 at Ravindra Bhavan Margao.  The Mela, spanning a period of 10 days, will showcase fusion dance, music and handicrafts from West Bengal and Goa.     Organised by *banglanatak.com, the Bengal Goa Folk […]

The German National Youth Orchestra visits Goa this week


Music is meant to inspire people into thinking things and going places where they have never been before. It’s a journey of the senses and one that leaves you wanting more. For this reason, The German National Youth Orchestra, with 78 musicians is coming to Goa to inspire her young musicians to work harder at music. […]

Debate on Goans registering their birth in Portugal

The South Goa Advocates’ Association (SGAA) has chosen a panel to debate on the topic of ‘consequences of birth registration of Goans in Portugal’. Eminent personalities such as Rajeev Gomes, Aires Rodrigues, Ramakant Khalap, Radharao Gracias and Cleofato Countinho will make up the panel. The moderator for the debate will be Retired Justice Nelson A […]