Tuesday , 18 December 2018

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AAP protests delay in construction of Seraulim railway under bridge

NETWORK   SERAULIM Aam Admi Party (AAP), on Saturday, staged a protest at the Seraulim railway crossing over the delay in the construction of the railway under bridge. Presently, people have to wait for more than 15 minutes to cross the level whenever it the time for any train to move by. Commenting on the protest, local MLA Churchill Alemao ... Read More »

The nascent years of F N Souza’s artworks

For the first time in Goa, ‘Souza in the 1940s’, a landmark exhibition of the early artworks by noted Goan artist, FN Souza will be held at Sunaparanta, Goa Centre for the Arts from December 17 to March 5, 2019 Danuska Da Gama I NT BUZZ It was during the period of Independence in India that Francis Newton Souza was ... Read More »


Watery Grave Film: Aquaman Cast: Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Patrick Wilson Directed by: James Wan Duration: 2hrs 23 mins Rating: * * ‘Aquaman’ is a fairly long and mostly boring origin story of the character as a part of the DC’s extended universe. We saw him briefly in ‘Batman Vs Superman’ and in ‘Justice League’ but this is a full-fledged ... Read More »

A class act

Having dabbled in baking, art, and dance, Crostina’s biggest love however remains tiatr, she tells NT BUZZ J P Pereira Crostina is one of the actors on the Konkani stage with a touch of class. Be it her portrayal of any character, sense of dressing, and best of all, her dialogue delivery. The audience will never hear her shouting or ... Read More »

‘The festival is the window of the work done through the year’

NT BUZZ From thought provoking photography exhibitions, innovative theatre and music performances, interesting workshops, enlightening talks, not to forget the beautiful art murals and installations dotting the city of Panaji, the Serendipity Arts Festival is certainly a complete celebration of the arts and one of the most looked forward to events in the state. And the main man behind this ... Read More »

Rediscovering the world through photography

At the age of 67, a retired professional, Suvir Ahuja is all set to host his first photography exhibition on December 17 and December 18 at Kala Academy, that covers nature, life etc. NT BUZZ finds more RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT BUZZ Suvir Ahuja has spent nearly 34 years as a professional. The IITian decided to hang his boots in ... Read More »

Sri Lanka’s disputed PM Rajapaksa resigns amid crisis

IANS   COLOMBO Sri Lanka’s disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa resigned on Saturday, seven weeks after he was appointed in a surprise move that sparked a political crisis in the island nation. The former strongman signed his resignation letter, surrounded by his party members at his official residence in the capital, television footage showed. Rajapaksa’s resignation is likely to bring ... Read More »

India’s CDAC, France’s Atos sign contract on supercomputers

PTI   NEW DELHI India’s Centre for Development of Advanced Computing and France’s IT services company Atos Saturday signed a three-year industrial contract for designing, building and installing the BullSequana, its high-performance supercomputers, in the country. The signing ceremony took place in the presence of Jean Yves Le Drian, French minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs and Ajay Prakash Sawhney, ... Read More »

Maldives President Solih to arrive in India on official visit

UNI   NEW DELHI New President of Maldives Ibrahim Mohamed Solih will arrive India on a three-day crucial visit on Sunday. During his stay the visiting dignitary will hold vital talks on strategic importance with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind and also External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, official sources said here. Giving a hint on Maldives new ... Read More »

Canada granted consular access to ex-diplomat held by China

AFP   OTTAWA Canada’s ambassador met in Beijing Friday with a detained former diplomat for the first time since he was arrested in China amid sharpening East-West tensions over trade and other issues. Michael Kovrig, the former diplomat, and a second Canadian, Michael Spavor, were taken into custody earlier in the week after a top Chinese tech executive was arrested ... Read More »