Eight exquisite things to do in Goa in the eighth month of this year

August is just round the corner and Goa is all set to reverberate and celebrate some unique occasions, festivities and activities. If you’re looking for a getaway then there is no better place than Goa which is in a midst of the monsoons and a perfect place to rejuvenate and feel the vibrancy of the local celebrations that the state is getting popular for. This August is simply an awesome August as there is a blend of festivities, activities and celebrations which will portray the deep harmony of all communities…

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Goa Most Preferred Destination in India says report

Panjim, May 18: Goa is a tiny State in India, yet a tourism destination par excellence. Goa Tourism’s persistent efforts at marketing and promotion of the State in recent years have borne rich dividends. Receiving more than 6 million tourists, both domestic and foreign who come to experience its natural beauty, tourism adventure activities, festival and cultural tourism and a lot more 365 days of the year, has rightly earned recognition to the State as the Most Preferred Destination for tourists in India, by none other than the Google India…

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Ami Savla all set on her quest to make women digitally literate

“Empowered women empowers women”. One such glorious story is of Ami Savla, Founder of Socialize Store. With a vision of digitally empowering India’s enterprising women, she boasts of providing simple and affordable solution to more than 1000 women’s digital nightmare. It’s interesting to know that during her journey of empowering women she has not only helped females but also budding start-ups, ideators, employees, trainers, teachers, women entrepreneurs, students and day-dreamers to become tech savvy and be digitally and technologically literate. What is a story behind your “Socialize Store”? Today’s women…

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Most awaited Goa Food and Cultural Festival is back again

The Goa Food & Cultural Festival 2017 is yet again all set to raise the benchmarks in Goa. The festival was a grand success last year and this year too it is all decked up to step higher. The event will be held from May 10th to May 14th at the D. B. Bandodkar Ground, Campal, Panaji. Goa Tourism Development Corporation in association with Department of Tourism, Govt of Goa organizes this festival every year to showcase the unique culinary aspect of Goa and the Goan culture and traditions through various programs and performances. This year,…

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‘Pro-Social Peer Moderator Program’ Conducted for 80 students from 13 Schools at Fortis’ SL Raheja Hospital

The program is aimed at imparting life-skills training to school children while also equipping them with study and exam skills Dr. Samir Parikh, Director, Department of Mental Health and Behavioural Sciences, Fortis Healthcare today successfully conducted the Pro-Social Peer Moderator Programme, themed ‘Study & Exam Skills’, at Fortis SL Raheja Hospital, Mahim. Aside from equipping the students with study skills, the program also aimed at guiding students with the life-skills required to navigate through the plethora of social influences that come their way and encourage them to embrace healthy and…

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Two day Tribal Festival on January 7-8, 2017 at Xeldem – Goa

A two day tribal festival, and its sixth edition, is set to be organized by the Adivasi Sangatna, Quepem on January 7-8, 2017. The festival aims at reviving, promoting and preserving the State’s unique traditional games, culture and cuisine, especially the customs of the tribal population. This year the festival is being organized at the Village Panchayat Ground, Xeldem – Quepem . The Tribal Association will organize various events, competitions, folklore programmes and special programmes for children. On 7th January 2017, the festival will commence at 3:00 pm and on 8th January, the festival will begin from 10:00 am onwards for the whole day. Mr. Nilesh…

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AmazonNow, now services customers in Delhi and Mumbai

Customers in Delhi and Mumbai can now shop for a wide range of everyday essentials from their favourite local stores  Amazon.in has expanded its reach and launchedAmazonNow app for customers in Delhi and Mumbai.  Using AmazonNow, customers can now shop for over 5000everyday essentials including fresh fruits, vegetables as well as frozen food items from local favorite stores likeHypercity and Spar and many others including Modern Bazaar, Easy Day, BigBazaar, SRS, my247market.com, where available and have the products delivered to their doorstep within 2 hours or at a pre-scheduled time….

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Olympian Dipa Karmakar inspires Ryanites with her journey

Dipa and her coach Mr. Bisweshwar Nandi planted saplings Dipa interacted with students and gave highlights of her journey Ryan International Group of Institutions, India’s largest K12 focused group with over 130 institutes hosted Olympian gymnast Ms. DipaKarmakar at the Ryan Global School, Andheri today.  The whole school was decked up for her visit and the school band and student council welcomed her to the institution. She was greeted by the Director, Dr. Snehal Pinto, after which she and her coach Mr.Bisweshwar Nandi planted saplings to commemorate their visit to…

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Vintage Bike and Car festival 2016 organized by Goa Tourism and Goa Tourism Development Corporation a grand success

The Vintage Bike and Car festival 2016 is all set to be an annual event as the first edition organized by Goa Tourism and Goa Tourism Development Corporation here in Panjim today was a huge success. A record participation of 83 vintage cars and 40 vintage bikes set the streets of the capital city roaring as the vintage automobiles made their way down memory lanes on a two hour long rally. People lined up the rally route and cheered as the convoy of vintage vehicles drove past. Minister for Tourism, Mr. Dilip Parulekar flagged off the rally at Paryatan Bhavan this…

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Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance introduces ‘Smart Junior Plan’ to plan and protect the future of Child

Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance has introduced unique insurance product for children—‘Smart Junior Plan’—to meet future needs of child’s education in future and also to protect the future in case of an unfortunate event of death of the parent (life assured), through guaranteed annual payouts as planned to meet child’s education needs. Under the ‘Smart Junior Plan’, customer will receive the Guaranteed Annual payouts equal to 20% of the sum assured at the end of each of the last 5 policy years before the maturity provided that…

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