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Goan movie to debut at Indian Film Festival of Melbourne

Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 11:18

`Mortoo`, a Konkani black comedy on a villager who cremates the dead, is all set for an international debut at the upcoming Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) in Australia.

Goan director to make film on trangenders

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 12:39

After a nationally-acclaimed movie on the lives of nomads, Goa-based director Dnyanesh Moghe is now working on a story about transgenders, which was inspired by real-life story of a state-level athlete who ended life after being questioned about her gender.

Goan I-League clubs to oppose team caps

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 16:05

Goa`s I-League clubs have decided to fight against the unfriendly resolutions taken by the All India Football Federation (AIFF), including a cap on the number of clubs from a particular city.

One jawan killed, 3 injured in Chhattisgarh Naxal attack

Last Updated: Friday, June 21, 2013, 09:06

A police jawan was killed and three others were injured when Naxals attacked a police patrolling party in Maoist-hit Konda Goan district of Chhattisgarh.

Local handicrafts need promotion, say Goan craftspersons

Last Updated: Thursday, November 29, 2012, 16:45

From crochet, woodcraft, wall hangings to jewellery and even homemade Feni - Goan craftspersons are getting a rare worthy chance to showcase their handicrafts at the ongoing India Resort Fashion Week (IRFW), where fashionistas from different corners of the world have converged.

`Save Goa` campaign attracts 9,000 at British Goan fest

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 24, 2012, 14:44

A record crowd of an estimated 9,000 British Goans attended the annual British Goan Festival in Hounslow, the organisers said.

Goan NRIs campaign against illegal mining

Last Updated: Sunday, January 22, 2012, 10:18

The Goan diaspora is spearheading a campaign to shame the state and central authorities into reining in illegal and indiscriminate mining in Goa.

Shooting fish prices eating into Goan festivities

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 07, 2011, 15:25

Even Lord Ganesh, the `vanquisher of troubles`, could not come to the rescue of the average fish-loving Goan this Ganesh Chaturthi as fish prices first hit the ceiling and then shot beyond it at the fag-end of the short-haul festivities.

Goan stabbed to death in UK town

Last Updated: Sunday, May 22, 2011, 18:45

Indian origin Raymond Pereira, who migrated to the UK last year, was brutally killed allegedly by a fellow Goan in British Wiltshire county`s Swindon town.

Goan band to perform at Amersfoort Jazz Festival

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 03, 2011, 13:39

A contingent of Konkani musicians and singers will be participating in the Amersfoort Jazz Festival scheduled to be held at Netherlands from May 13 onwards.

`Sand mining threatening three Goan rivers`

Last Updated: Thursday, February 10, 2011, 16:00

Uncontrolled sand extraction along Goa`s 3 major rivers is posing an ecological disaster for hundreds of villages.

Goan couple use Facebook to display home-made chocolates

Last Updated: Thursday, December 30, 2010, 13:09

A couple have used the social networking site to advertise their home-made chocolates.