Tuesday , 26 March 2019



The Colourful World Film: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Voices of: Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera, F Murray Abraham Directed by: Dean DeBlois Duration: 1 hr 44 mins Rating: * * * Based on the books by Cressida Cowell’s, this franchise has delivered two highly enjoyable films and this third and presumably, last sequel is not too far ... Read More »

Acts of power

Marathi play ‘Avyahat’ directed by Rohan Ravindra Naik, is an adaption of the English novel ‘A Spoke in The Wheel’ by Amita Kanekar. It explores the relationship between history, religion, and the state. NT BUZZ finds more VENITA GOMES | NT BUZZ   Goa-based Hauns Sangeet Natya Mandal’s latest Marathi play ‘Avyahat’ is making waves at various theatre festivals. It ... Read More »

Shigmo: A festival laden with tradition

As the 14 day-long Shigmotsav commences in North Goa today, NT BUZZ takes a look at how the festival is celebrated in different parts of Goa Ramesh Savaikar | NT NETWORK Shigmotsav, a 14 day-long festival is celebrated by the Hindu community of Goa. The Goan Hindu tradition and mythology is showcased through this festival to mark the farewell of ... Read More »

Khursachi Vatt – TIATR REVIEW JP Pereira

Willie Silveira has always released Lenten plays which move the audience to reflect. A story recounted parallel to the sufferings of Jesus; ‘Khursachi Vatt’ narrates a story of a loving father, a mother who is quick to find fault and a child who longs for his parent’s love. Joy, Tania and their young son Oswald have problems. Joy works late ... Read More »

Diocesan Catechetical Centre celebrates 50 years

NT BUZZ The Diocesan Catechetical Centre celebrated its golden jubilee on March 7, at the Pastoral Institute St Pius X, Old Goa. The celebration began with a faith exhibition presented by school and catechism students. A brass band led by students of St Theresa’s Convent High School, Raia accompanied the dignitaries to the entrance of the Pastoral Institute. Colourful balloons ... Read More »

Hues of joy

RAMESH SAVAIKAR | NT NETWORK Holi is a two-day long Hindu festival that marks the arrival of spring. It is a festival of colours and is a celebration of fertility and love. It also signifies the triumph of good over evil. In some communities, Holi is seen as a festival for farmers seeking blessings for a fertile land and a ... Read More »

Salesians await visit of Don Bosco’s successor

The Salesian family of Don Bosco is anticipating the visit of the Rector Major of Don Bosco, Fr Ángel Fernández Artime, who will be visiting the province of Panaji for the first time from March 27 to April 1. Please like & share: Read More »

‘Queen of comedy’ comes to Goa

The winner of the TLC programme ‘Queens of Comedy’, Niveditha Prakasam will star alongside Biswa Kalyan Rath at the LOLStar show on March 26, 7 p.m. at Entertainment Society Goa, Panaji. Please like & share: Read More »

Celebrating artisans with ethnic silk

Silk India Expo 2019, a ten-day silk exhibition organised by Hastashilpi, was inaugurated by Goan actress Sonam Morajkar at Panjim Convention Centre. Please like & share: Read More »

Sprinting towards a better future

Prayas, a project by JCI India organised Run 4 Niine on the occasion of International Women’s Day. Nationwide activities were held in over 500 cities all over India with an aim to create awareness about menstruation throughout India. In Goa, the run took place across Panaji, Mapusa, Margao, Vasco, Fatorda, Ponda, Sanguem/Curchorem, Pilar, Sada and Ponda where various schools, teachers ... Read More »