Difficult Dialogues Summit 2017 In Goa Brought Several Key Recommendations For The Indian Healthcare...
Over the last three days leading healthcare experts, academics, policy makers, doctors, grassroots healthcare workers and other members of the healthcare fraternity got together in Goa for the Difficult Dialogues 2017 summit where they discussed and debated several key issues related to the India’s health and healthcare sector. Difficult Dialogues is an annual conference held in Goa that tackles the most vital issues facing South Asia. The second edition in the series focused on the question: ‘Is India’s Health a Grand Challenge?’ and several recommendations were generated through the brainstorming and immersion process.
The National Institute of Construction Management and Research,(NICMAR), Goa is holding a techno-cultural-management event “INKARNO-2K17” on 11th and 12th February 2017 at the NICMAR Goa Campus in Farmagudi near Ponda. The organisers of the event welcome everybody to join this event and make it a successful one.
Goa is about to witness the first of kind mega festival called Sur Jahan supported by the Goa Tourism to boost the cultural tourism in the state of Goa. The festival will kick start today at 6 pm in Kala Academy Complex, said the sources. Goa has been known for its art and culture, and music in Goa holds a special place in the lives of the people in the State. From Goan folk to classical music, the musical variety in the state has always kept the Goans lively and enthusiastic. Taking into consideration the importance of the Goan art and music, Goa will witness the biggest music festival “Sur Jahan”, the new name of World Peace Music festival on 8-10 February at Kala Academy, Goa. The three- day event will bring together soulful musical performances by the popular artists alluring huge crowd to witness this three-day mega event.
Maruti temple of Mala which is situated on the hillock of Altinho that connects to Goa’s ancient Portuguese colony “Fontainhas” is very famous for its annual Zatra celebration that takes place in the month of January - February based on the Hindu calendar. The Fontainhas is one of the oldest Portuguese Colony exists in Goa and it came into existence after the complete evacuation of Old Goa by Portuguese due to the spread of deadly plague epidemic in 17th Century. The Portuguese moved to Panaji and started settling down at here.
Good news for the compulsive shoppers in Goa, the biggest shopping festival of the year has just begun at Mall de Goa, the Goa’s biggest Mall. Mall de Goa is spread across in the 3.5 lakh sqft area with the capacity of parking facility for the 500 cars at a time. This specification makes Mall de Goa as Goa’s single biggest mall and shopping arcade. Today, Mall de Goa is one of the most exciting retail address at Porvorim in North Goa.
With more than 5000 participants the Goa River Marathon 2017 has created the history today. Goa ran for to raise the funds for the homeless street children who are in the need of the shelter and food. According to the press note from Al-Shadai, the organizers of Goa River Marathon, it was the 6th edition of the Goa River Marathon that has continued to attract more than 5500 marathoners from all across the country. Similar to previous years, the Marathon featured four races – the 21 km Half Marathon, 10 K Run, 5 km Dream Run and the School Run for children under 14 and 16 years of age. The 10K Run and the School Run continued to be large crowd pullers.
Tito’s has organized many fashion shows in the past. The first edition was held at Tito’s Courtyard, a property presented by Tito’s Goa owned by young talented business gurus Ricardo Joseph D’Souza and David D’Souza. This year we will be hosting Miss Goa International by Tito’s 2016-17 and the eligibility will be based on international standards, there will be criteria to be met by the models to qualify for selection.
Goa International Fashion Week organized by Wild Orchid Entertainments in association with Media Waves will kick stat from 9th December at Bay 15 Resorts in Dona Paula. According to the organizers, it will be three days event starting from 9th to 11th December 2016. The Fashion show will witness who's who from Fashion industry of India.
Goa Tourism Development Corporation is organizing a special tour to Vithalpur, Sanquelim to celebrate and witness Tripurari Purnima, a unique boat festival organised annually in the State. This year the festival will be celebrated on Monday, 14 November 2016.
Beginning with a fresh orange mocktail, I was served with one surprise after another as India’s popular chef an entrepreneur, Sanjeev Kapoor opens his restaurant chain ‘The Yellow Chilli’ which made its debut in the fun-loving state of Goa on June 13, 2016. Located in the largest mall of Goa, Mall De Goa in the legislature capital Porvorim, the 84 cover ‘The Yellow Chilli’ was inaugurated by Sanjeev Kapoor at a grand launch yesterday.
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