Wednesday , 24 October 2018


Spreading awareness through her words

VENITA GOMES | NT BUZZ   Many a times, the work of authors, writers and researchers are often influenced by their surroundings, experiences and research. Sima Kamat’s books are a result of over 30 years of experience in academics. Her three books ‘Freshwater wetlands’, ‘Ahar Darpan: Balanced, Dietary, Vegetarian Formulations’, and ‘Medicinal plants and their traditional uses’ were published over ... Read More »

Semana da Cultura Indo Portuguesa (Goa) celebrates ten years

Semana da Cultura Indo Portuguesa (Goa) will complete a decade with the tenth edition of the event that will begin on September 29 and will conclude on January 25, 2019. The annual event will have a celebration of Indian and Portuguese culture that ranges from cinema and music to cuisine, art and more. Please like & share: Read More »

Life beyond death

This April a brain dead donor from Goa gave a new lease of life to patients awaiting organ transplants. As a token of gratitude, the donor’s family was felicitated yesterday at a programme. NT BUZZ gets the details Please like & share: Read More »

The rise of agripreneurs

Miguel Braganza The increasing incidence of cancers due to carcinogenic compounds in our food has made the people of Goa sit up and pay a little more attention than they have done in the past. Please like & share: Read More »

Musical and literary entertainment for children

“Instead of just focusing on giving knowledge, it is important to pass on entertainment material to children through literature and music,” said writer Sushil Shukla while speaking at the annual Petul programme organised by Konkani Bhasha Mandal in collaboration with Ravindra Bhavan, Margao. Please like & share: Read More »

A crab with a message

The city of Panaji was in for a surprise when a huge crab on a plate showed up on a pavement opposite the main market area, a day before International Day of Peace. Please like & share: Read More »

Fuddarache Dive

J P Pereira Ulhas Tari has released his new tiatr ‘Fuddarache Dive’. It is about a united and happy family, and the trouble that an egoistic and selfish woman can cause. Please like & share: Read More »

Redefining poor

Can poverty solely be defined by the amount of economic wealth that one possesses? Agnelo Borim’s ‘Minnminnti Vat’ attempts to answer this, reports NT BUZZ SACHI NAIK | NT BUZZ For Agnelo Borim putting forth an idea to his audience is often a difficult task, and thus he uses symbols and connects its traits to the message and idea. In ... Read More »

Poetry book ‘Novi Dixa’ released

NT BUZZ Novi Dixa, a collection of poems in Roman Konkani script written by Edvin Fernandes was released on September 16 at Shri Santeri Temple Community Hall, Xelvona, Curchorem. The book which consists of 84 poems, was released under the DKA ‘Kombri’ scheme, instituted to encourage the young and upcoming Konkani writers. Speaking at the book release, Fr Vital Miranda ... Read More »