Monday , 20 May 2019


Appreciating your first best friend

Being a mother comes with a lot of responsibilities and duties and in this process of taking care of the family and children, a mother often fails to pay attention to herself and her well-being. Today on Mother’s Day, NT BUZZ finds out how a mother puts herself last on the priority list in order to fulfil the wants and ... Read More »

TIATR REVIEW jp pereira

‘Fattim Pavlem’ ‘Fattim Pavlem’, the latest presentation from Menezes Theatre, Chinchinim, impresses with a nice tale of love, sacrifice, and betrayal. Written and directed by Mario Menezes, the play moves at a slick pace with some good humour. Kudos to the director for a commercial drama that ends in three hours. A widowed mother has two daughters. Melisha, the older ... Read More »

Sister act

JP Pereira Twiggie and Telzia Fernandes’ tiatr debut happened purely by chance. At that time, Wilma Pacheco was in the process of putting together ‘Atam Bhorem Chintat’, a tiatr that would feature only ladies – from the cast to the musicians. “My younger sister Telzia was booked to play the keyboard and she convinced me to play the bass,” recounts ... Read More »

Letting the creative juices flow

NT BUZZ The third edition of the International Centre of Goa’s Goa University Essay Competition ‘Ideas Unleashed’ 2018 was held at ICG, Dona Paula. Chief guest at the function was Secretary of Education, Government of Goa, Nila Mohanan. In her address, she hailed the decision of the organisers for the encouraging initiative of having introduced Konkani language as a category ... Read More »


Taking Stalk Film: The Intruder Cast: Dennis Quaid, Meagan Good, Michael Ealy Directed by: Deon Taylor Duration: 1 hr 40 mins Rating: * * The Intruder is based on an incredibly shallow premise that drags on for a good 100 odd minutes. In principle, you want to wish everyone well but the characters in this film behave in such a ... Read More »

Through the annals of time

Historian Prajal Sakhardande’s new book is a comprehensive look at Goan history right from ancient times to present day, discovers NT BUZZ CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ An encyclopaedia on all things history, Prajal Sakhardande is a much referenced and often consulted historian in Goa. And after previously penning ‘Muslim History and Heritage of Goa’ in 2012 and ‘Matanhy Saldanha ... Read More »

Chris Perry’s house to be thrown open for fans today

The road behind Holy Spirit Church right up to the main junction in Margao has been officially named after Chris Perry, Goa’s legendary musician. To honour him further, his son, Glenn Perry will present a memorial today 5 p.m. onwards. Read More »

Plastic-free Shirgao Zatra to be held on May 9

The Shirgao Zatra will be celebrated on May 9 and preparations for the same have begun well in advance. The committee members of Shree Lairai Sansthan Shirgao-Bicholim will celebrate a plastic-free Shirgao Zatra in order to protect the environment. Read More »

Fruit fests

Miguel Braganza   The Moti Talao Festival has grown over the last five years. The festival is held at one end of a huge manmade lake in Sawantwadi, Read More »

Exploration, expression and enlightenment

To commemorate their first anniversary, Pathiks, an artists’ collective based in Goa hosted a one-day art exhibition at Kala Academy. Read More »