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Vasudhendra – on the path to Pride

Kannada writer Vasudhendra has mustered the courage to accept his sexuality; he has documented his struggle in his latest book ‘Mohanaswamy’. At the recently concluded ‘Goa Arts and Literature Festival’ he spoke to NT BUZZ VENITA GOMES | NT BUZZ People in their late 20s and early 30s often have discussions about marriage, life partners and future plans. And at ... Read More »

Decoding Cancer

A few lifestyle changes can keep cancer at bay. NT BUZZ speaks to oncologist Rajesh Mistry to know more Janice Savina Rodrigues |NT BUZZ A hectic lifestyle with no strict adherence to mealtimes and no routine exercise has contributed to the rise of several lifestyle diseases. And among these is cancer which is the most-dreaded disease that can be rather ... Read More »

Archbishop calls upon students to work with collaborative efforts

NT NETWORK   VASCO The Archbishop of Goa and Daman Filipe Neri Ferrao on Monday said that education must communicate human, social and spiritual values, enabling students to become transformed persons. He called upon students to work with collaborative efforts in order to fulfill the dreams in their life. The Archbishop was speaking as the chief guest during the inaugural ceremony ... Read More »

Salgaocar FC easily beat Sesa FA

NT NETWORK   SIRSSAIM Salgaocar FC consolidated their position at the top of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) U-18 (Goa zone) youth league with a convincing 3-0 win over Sesa Football Academy (SFA) at SFA ground on Monday. Salgaocar FC is on eighteen points while SFA languish at the second last slot with five points from seven matches. Salgaocar ... Read More »

Goa’s Prathamesh Maulingkar wins Mister Supranational 2018

NT BUZZ Competing against 37 contestants from across the world, Goa-based model, Prathamesh Maulingkar won the Mister Supranational 2018 title in Poland on Sunday. Expressing his happiness on winning the title, Prathamesh said: “I was surprised when they announced my name as the winner. It was an incredible moment when Gabriel Correa handed over the winner’s trophy and put the ... Read More »

Moving with ‘Flo’

NT BUZZ As part of their efforts to make Panaji a heritage city in India, and also gather more support to push the government to beautify the Campal Creek, Heritage Jazz together with Surya Kiran and Heritage Café is organising a jazz concert featuring MND FLO on December 12, 7 p.m. onwards at The Heritage Café, Campal. The New York-based ... Read More »

Grandeur of 600-year-old Goan Churches

NT BUZZ A fine arts documentary photo exhibition titled, ‘Ecclesiastical Goa: 16th and 17th Century Churches’ by self-taught photographer Payal Kakkar was recently inaugurated by the Archbishop of Daman and Goa, Filipe Neri Ferrao at St Francis of Assisi Church, Old Goa. Also present was guest of honour, director at Fundacao Oriente, Maria Ines Figueira; parish priest of Se Cathedral, ... Read More »

Environmental warning and diasporic reflections

NT BUZZ As part of the Goa Arts and Literature Festival 2018, Portuguese author Maria Filomena Amaral and Australian author of Goan origin, Suneeta Peres Da Costa sat down to chat about their books with Delfim Correira da Silva, the director at Institute Camoes in Panaji. The author of 12 books so far, Amaral is on her first visit to ... Read More »

FC Goa itching to claw back against Pune

IANS   PUNE FC Pune City did well to register a win in their last Indian Super League clash but facing FC Goa will be an entirely different ball game at the Balewadi Sports Complex here today. Pune have been a pale shadow of the team that made it to the play-offs last season, and despite a morale-boosting victory against ... Read More »

There is a tendency to dump on Gandhi: Guha

NT BUZZ Having written extensively on Mahatma Gandhi over the years, historian Ramachandra Guha in conversation with David Gilmour at GALF 2018, admitted that Gandhi has taken over his life. While he penned ‘Gandhi Before India’ in 2013, his latest ‘Gandhi: The Years that Changed the World 1914-1948’ came out this year and completes the two-volume biography on The Father ... Read More »