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5TH KNOW GOA PROGRAMME 2012

5th Know Goa Programme 2012 (November 25-December 09, 2012) To, All the Goan Overseas Associations, The Government of Goa, Department of NRI Affairs, headed by Dr. Wilfred Menezes Mesquita, the Commissioner for NRI Affairs is pleased to inform that the … Continue reading

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FOOD GLORIOUS FOOD

 I thought you may be interested in the television show I am currently working on. It is a brand new ITV show where we are searching for people to apply for the show. This is the biggest ever search for … Continue reading

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GOA SPORTS FESTIVAL 2012 – SUNDAY 19/08/2012

GOA SPORTS FESTIVAL – SUNDAY 19TH AUGUST 2012 Unclaimed lucky programme number prizes (green programmes only) 139, 153, 188, 253, 1006 These prizes will remain available for claiming until Wednesday 5th September 2012, after which a new set of numbers … Continue reading

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The Dr. Ribeiro Goan School 2012 Toronto Reunion 12 – 15 September 2012

The Dr. Ribeiro Goan School web site has been updated.  You can find the latest 2012 Toronto Reunion information here: https://sites.google.com/site/reunion2012toronto/ Alternatively, attached is a pdf file containing the 2012 Reunion Information and a reservation form.  If you wish to … Continue reading

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GOA GOAN EXTRAVAGANZA – SATURDAY 07/01/2012

Question: Following the exuberance of the New Year festivities just the week before, what attracts a record number of people to eagerly attend yet another dance the following Saturday 7 January 2012?  Answer: The popularity of the GOA UK’s annual … Continue reading

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REPORT ON THE GLOBAL GOANS CONVENTION

After months of intense preparation, meetings, emails and phone calls flying back and forth, taking into account different time zones – and a lot of rain – the 2-day Global Goans Convention and Festival (22-24 July) finally dawned bright and … Continue reading

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GOA GOLF OPEN 2011 RESULTS

INTRODUCTION: Birds Hill GC was the venue for the 9 th GOA OPEN and the mad scramble was on for places in this ever increasingly popular event. No less than 60 players sent in applications almost certainly as word spreads … Continue reading

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The Goan Association (UK) Awarded Historic Grant

The Goan Association (UK) Awarded Historic Grant The Goan Association (UK) has been awarded a historic grant of £38,300 by The Heritage Lottery Fund. This is the first grant of its kind, supporting a study of the British-Goan community which … Continue reading

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