Sunday , 25 February 2018


Engaging visually impaired with arts

To make art accessible to the visually impaired and those with reduced mobility, and engage them with arts, curator of Senses 2.0 Siddhant Shah is organising curated walks across all the venues of the ongoing Serendipity Arts Festival in Panaji. NT BUZZ talks to Siddhant to know more about how he is making art accessible SHERAS FERNANDES | NT BUZZ ... Read More »

Mistletoe and holly

Miguel Braganza It is Goa Liberation Day today, the day this part of the Konkan was carved out of the Portuguese colony and the kingdom of Sondekar Raja, kept in the custody of the colonial rulers instead of another Indian king. The two plants that may best describe this condition are the plant parasite Viscum alba that makes the mango ... Read More »

Giving Vamona Navelcar his due

NT BUZZ “We think of globalisation to be something very contemporary, but in the Goan context it’s more than a hundred years old. Vamona’s (Navelkar) work is not only connected to Goa’s contemporary times, but it is also connected to global scenarios. These connections he brings to Goa through the other parts of the world he has lived in, through ... Read More »

When art reflects a socio-political reality

Bringing together young artists from across the subcontinent to produce paintings, sculptures, installations and exploring the shared histories of their regions, Young Subcontinent is an exhibition at the PWD Complex, Panaji, curated by artist and sculptor, Riyas Komu at Serendipity Arts Festival (SAF). Here artists have expressed various concerns faced through their works of art. NT BUZZ speaks to Riyas ... Read More »

Swarajya Awards presented at India Ideas Conclave

Vice President of India Venkaiah Naidu graced the second day of the India Ideas Conclave to present the Swarajya awards to Niranjan Rajadhyaksha, Sirivennela Sitarama Sastry, Himanta Biswa Sarma and Laxmi Narayan Tripathi. He highlighted the importance and relevance of India over the years focusing on the importance of women empowerment and boosting agriculture NT BUZZ The ongoing 4th edition ... Read More »

Joy of the Festive Season

NT BUZZ Taj Exotica Resort and Spa in Benaulim celebrated their annual cake mixing ceremony with much pomp and gaiety to reflect the spirit of the season. An enthusiastic crowd of in-house guests, children, staff and employees of the resort partook in the cake mixing process. Assorted nuts, rich dry fruits and spices like cinnamon, cardamom and nutmeg were with ... Read More »

FILM REVIEWS Sachin chatte

Animal Farm Film: Ferdinand Voices of: John Cena, Kate McKinnon, Bobby Cannavale Directed by: Carlos Saldanha Duration: 1 hr 47 mins Rating: * * * Based on the popular children’s book of the 1930’s by Munro Leaf, Ferdinand is an adaption of the same by animation film specialist Carlos Saldanha, the man behind the Ice Age and Rio films. The ... Read More »

From mando to a tiatr – ‘Tambde Roza Tuje Pole’

SACHI NAIK | NT BUZZ Blending a mando into a tiatr is not an easy task and this feat has been achieved by well-known tiatrist Jr Reagan. ‘Tambde Roza Tuje Pole’ is a very popular Konkani mando, and tiatr writer-director, Jr Reagan has further given it a boost by using it as the title of his latest love story. The ... Read More »

Annual ‘Dalgado Awards 2017’ presented

NT BUZZ “Konkani is the mother tongue of Goa and the Konkani language is kept alive by its people. What we get from the Mother Earth is our language. We need to work together to consolidate the bond and only then will the language thrive. That the Devanagari script is officially accepted does not mean that the Roman script is ... Read More »

A song worth a million

  Film director Milroy Goes will soon be releasing his social thriller film ‘Welcome M1LL10NS’ (Welcome Millions) for which the title song ‘Welcome Million’ is written and composed by Goa-based Amaan Sheikh, track mixed by Odin de Sa and sung by Bollywood singer Shashaa Tirupati along with Amaan Sheikh. NT BUZZ interacts with the team to know more about the ... Read More »

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