admin on October 31st, 2011

From Yoshita Singh New York, Oct 30 (PTI) Noted Indian-American hotelier Sant Chatwal is expanding his luxurious New York ”Dream Hotel” chain in India, with a new project in Goa set to open in 2013. Chatwal said he is also looking at Jaipur, Mumbai and New Delhi to set up the Dream Hotel. “The Dream […]

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admin on October 30th, 2011

Pak Tea House October 21st, 2011 | Pride of Goans. Pride of Karachi. A Vestige of Great Goan Legacy. Walking past Karachi Goan Association entrance is like entering a wormhole, jumping into a universe which is oblivious to cacophony of competing voices out on Saddar road. Goan Association Hall is a landmark which still plays […]

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admin on October 30th, 2011

Dear Mr. Colaco, I am grateful to you for your communication of Sunday, 25 September informing me about the new committee that was elected following the 34th Annual General Meeting of the Goan Overseas Association (NSW) Inc. We have taken note of the names of the persons and would be grateful if email contact details […]

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By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar, IANS, Panaji: Contradicting Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat’s claim that there was no illegal mining in the state, the union mines ministry has confirmed illegalities in nearly 50 percent of the operational mines. In a letter, dated Oct 25, Joint Secretary, Mines G.Srinivas told state Mines Secretary S. Kumaraswamy to shore up […]

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admin on October 28th, 2011

October 28, 2011 | Business | Written by Akshita Mumbai, Oct 28: Get ready to throw ripe red tomatoes at each other in the verdant green climes of Goa with the waves from the Arabian Sea in the background. Seen on Discovery Channel and recent Bollywood film ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’, Spain’s famous Tomatina festival […]

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PTI | 06:10 PM,Oct 27,2011 Panaji, Oct 27 (PTI) Its time to say goodbye to stinking fish-markets and argumentative lady vendors for Goans, as supermarkets in prominent cities of the state have ventured into the business of selling raw and hygienic fish. Fish, which is central to non-vegetarian food in Goa, conventionally is sold at […]

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admin on October 28th, 2011

BY MICHAEL FISHER | NT PANAJI: Goa is going to have a state-of-the-art wine mall soon where residents and tourists can pick up their choice drink from among over 2000 global and Indian brands. The mall (name yet to be disclosed), which is going through its designing process, is coming up on one of Goa […]

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admin on October 26th, 2011

Sneha Mahale, Hindustan Times Mumbai, October 25, 2011 First Published: 19:19 IST(25/10/2011) Diwali can be a dampener without firecrackers and card parties. But despite the slow economy, many are bringing in the festive season in India’s party capital, Goa, with much fanfare. Casinos and hotel rooms in the state are either completely booked for the […]

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admin on October 25th, 2011

Fellow Goenkars, I am very honoured to be elected as the President of the Goan Overseas Association NSW at the AGM held in September 2011. It is indeed a great pleasure to serve the community and the oldest Goan Association in Australia once again. This financial year we are celebrating our Coral anniversary – 35th year, and I am looking forward to […]

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admin on October 25th, 2011

PANAJI, October 24, 2011 Special Correspondent The Hindu It is seen as tourism destination with modern healthcare systems Experts and stakeholders of medical tourism on Sunday said Goa had a major potential for medical tourism which needs to be tapped. Medical health tourism professionals were speaking at an interactive session on medical tourism on the […]

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