Wednesday , 16 January 2019


Before the calling – St Joseph Vaz’s childhood 

VENITA GOMES|NT BUZZ Known for many miracles St Joseph Vaz lived a humble life. Through his teachings and practice he touched many. “It is believed that no wish goes unanswered if you ask the saint whole-heartedly to intercede and therefore, the people of Goa have deep faith in him. People today still visit the saint’s home in Sancoale and the ... Read More »

Goa State Cultural Awards declared

This year the Directorate of Art & Culture will honour 17 eminent personalities in the field of art and culture by conferring the ‘Goa State Cultural Award’ Please like & share: Read More »

SCI-FFI to be inaugurated today

Science enthusiasts, here is a chance to witness science-based films, workshops, talks, interactions, exhibits at the fourth edition of the Science Film Festival of India (SCI-FFI). Please like & share: Read More »

Growing gardeners

Miguel Braganza The name ‘Camara Bhatt’ or Camrabhat conjures different images in the minds of different people – a cultivable property owned by the Camara or Municipality of Panaji, or problematic peri-urban slum straddling the smart city of Panaji and Taleigao village. Vixal Rawlley has begun a silent transformation through interesting activities like joy rides on his ‘Little Red Boat’, ... Read More »

Tiatr Personality JP Pereira

Housewife The new tiatr from Comedian Dominic with Luis Bachchan is an entertainer.  Male dominance in a household is put right and it is done well. Mr Borges is a widower and businessman who runs his home like a dictator. His sons Abel and Kane are under his control. Abel’s wife Cynthia is like a maid, looking after the entire ... Read More »

The art of the game

Goan youngster Dattaraj Naik has done a football themed wall mural which depicts the love of football in the state, in Aquem, Margao. The artwork is a collaboration between FC Goa and the St+art India Foundation, reports NT BUZZ CHRISTINE MACHADO| NT BUZZ If you’re passing through Aquem, Margao, chances are high (after all it’s quite huge), you’ve spotted a ... Read More »

Vasco Ayyappa temple Utsavam underway

NT BUZZ The annual Utsavam of Shree Ayyappa Temple, Vasco has commenced and will be celebrated till Monday, January 21 with the vedic/tantric poojas and rituals. Various cultural programmes will be staged during these days. A colourful procession (Shobayatra) with the idol of Lord Ayyappa accompanied by the famous panchavadyam, thalappoli of women dancing on folk songs will be routed ... Read More »

‘I am delighted to act in a Konkani film’

RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR | NT NETWORK   Q: How did you land a role in Rajendra Talak’s bilingual film, ‘Miranda House’? I had heard about him but unfortunately not seen any of his films. Many of my relatives are in Goa; the Shinkre family… In fact, the shooting of ‘Miranda House’ started in October, last year, and I had ... Read More »

Stories of the travelling storytellers

CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ It’s work as usual at 91Springboard, Panaji. Laptops are open, meetings are being conducted, calls are being attended to. The scene is suddenly interrupted by the sound of percussions as a group of people that suddenly break into song, and people gather around wondering what is going on. Please like & share: Read More »