May issue of GULAB hits the news stand
The May 2010 issue of Goa’s most popular Konkani monthly GULAB hits the news stand. This issue carries a special feature on today’s eating habits and it’s effect on health.
The editorial ‘Aichim Jevnnam-khannam Ani Bholaiki’ gives a blow by blow account of unhealthy preparations and preservation of foods today and their ill-effects on health. Soter Barreto in his article ‘Fast Foods Amche Tornne Pillgek Girastolim Kai? highlights the addiction of the youth towards the fast food, while Vincy Quadros in his article ‘Bhailim Khannam, Jevnnam ani Pivonnam’ dwells on the habit of today’s families preference of consuming junk food or food prepared outside to the one being prepared in their own kitchens at home.
This issue also carries Dilip Borkar’s cover story on the Goan politicians holding the public to ransom – ‘Konn Soddoit Amkam Hea Chopkeantlean!’, besides thought provoking articles by the stalwarts Cursino R. Pinho, Sudha Amonkar, John M. Alfonso, Felix P. da Cruz, Guadalupe Dias, Willy Goes, Felicio Cardozo, John Aguiar etc. It also features an interview with Konkani Tiatr personality Chitra Shirvoikar e Afonso and short stories of Mahableshwar Sail ‘Robotic Warfare’ and Hema Naik’s ‘Benul’l’
Priced at Rs. 15/- this issue is available in Goa and Mumbai. For more details kindly contact 9821228684.