Thursday 13 June 2024

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Culture | Literature

CM avoids MoI & Marathi issues at Konkani Sammelan

Chief minister Manohar Parrikar appears to be conveniently avoiding the issues of giving grants to English medium primary schools and making Marathi official language. READ

Learning in mother tongue facilitates multi-lingual skill: Karnad

The primary strength of learning in mother tongue is that the child can later learn multiple languages, said Gnyanpeeth award winner litterateur, thinker and actor Girish Karnad. READ

Karnad to open कोंकणी साहित्य संमेलन

Dynanpeeth award winner and eminent actor Girish Karnad will open the 21st All India Konkani Sahitya Sammelan on 15 February. READ

मराठी अकादमीच्या गैरव्यवहाराच्या चौकशीसाठी समिती

गोमंतक मराठी अकादमीचा कारभार सुरळीत करण्यासाठी आमदारांची सभागृह समिती नेमण्याचा निर्णय आज विधानसभेत घेण्यात आला. READ

Mauzo's 'Karmelin' bags 4th Academy award

Karmelin, a Konkani novel written by Damodar Mauzo, bagged yet another Sahitya Academy award, this time for its Gujarati version. READ

Gulzar to open Art Literary Fest

Legendary lyricist and poet Gulzar will be inaugurating the second edition of Goa Art Literary festival, scheduled in December this year. READ

Ravindra Kelekar no more

Ravindra Kelekar, the first Jnanpith awardee of Goa, expired today morning. He was 85. READ