Wednesday , 25 April 2018


Depicting ‘Kalyug’ through a Graphic Novel

Roy Soumyadipta is an artist and an animator with 8 years of experience in the animation, film and TV industry, working on films like Harry Potter, Disney’s John Carter, Brad Pitt’s World War Z. He has also illustrated comic books including Stan Lee’s Chakra the Invincible. Currently he is working on his second original graphic novel with his wife Riddhi; ... Read More »

Fruits and more at Konkan Fruit Fest

NT BUZZ With an aim to preserve the local fruit biodiversity of the state, the Botanical Society of Goa (BSG) in collaboration with ‘We For Fatorda’ organised the annual Konkan Fruit Fest (KFF) at Ravindra Bhavan, Margao. The three-day festival saw a wide range of interesting stalls and various activities taking place. The inauguration of the festival took place on ... Read More »

Tiatr in the style of Broadway theatre

A Colva-based team comprising of Vallecio Vaz, Antonio Vaz, Jose Santos and Raymond present their joint venture, Goa’s first tiatr in the style of Broadway theatre that will have a realistic set. NT BUZZ speaks to the team who will release the tiatr ‘Giddh 2’ on May 1 SACHI NAIK | NT BUZZ Vallecio Vaz, Antonio Vaz, Jose Santos, and ... Read More »

Tukai Tench Assa

‘Tukai Tench Assa’ is a package of entertainment. The stalwarts are back with a bang. The veterans, led by Sharon Mazarello have released a tiatr that is both an eye opener and a delight to watch. This is a tale of parents neglected by their children. This is also a tale where children take undue advantage of parents and their ... Read More »


Silver Lining   Film: Beyond The Clouds Cast: Ishaan Khattar, Malavika Mohanan, Goutam Ghose Directed by: Majid Majidi Duration:  2 hrs Rating: * * *   The acclaimed Iranian film maker Majid Majidi turns to India this time for the setting of his new film, Beyond The Clouds. The result is a mixed bag – story wise, it definitely doesn’t ... Read More »

Shedding light on Parkinson’s disease

April is celebrated as Parkinson’s awareness month as April 11 marks the birthday of physician from London, James Parkinson, who first described the disease in ‘An Essay on the Shaking Palsy’. To celebrate the World Parkinson’s Day, the Parkinson’s Society – Goa will organise unity walks in Panaji and Margao on April 21 and April 29 respectively and a cultural ... Read More »

Konkan Fruit Fest moves to Margao

The annual Konkan Fruit Fest that has been taking place in Panaji since 2003 will be held in Margao this year from April 20 to April 22. With various workshops and competitions, the sought after festival aims to preserve the local fruit biodiversity in Goa NT BUZZ Konkan Fruit Fest (KFF) organised by the Botanical Society of Goa (BSG) will ... Read More »

Bengali New Year celebrated at Cidade de Goa

Danuska Da Gama I NT BUZZ Celebrated annually on either April 14 or April 15, this year the Bengali New Year was celebrated on April 14 as per the lunar-solar Bengali calendar. Shubho nobo borsho was celebrated at Cidade de Goa with an elaborate and hearty spread of Bengali food for three days at Café Azul. Bengalis are known for ... Read More »

Films to talk about harmful effects of tobacco

NT BUZZ World No Tobacco Day is commemorated on May 31 and hence The Entertainment Society of Goa in association with the Department of Public Health Dentistry, Goa Dental College and Hospital is organising the 2nd Goa Anti Tobacco Film Festival on May 31. The focus of World No Tobacco Day 2018 is ‘Tobacco and heart disease’. The competition will ... Read More »

Preserving heritage, one minuature at a time

On World Heritage Day, let us take a look at one man’s effort to preserve Goan heritage through innovation and perseverance. Victor Hugo Gomes has recently begun working on miniature replicas of his collection at the museum to preserve heritage for a little longer. He shares his vision with NT BUZZ SACHI NAIK | NT BUZZ The world has seen ... Read More »