Saturday , 23 March 2019


Conference on Manor Houses in Portugal, Brasil and Goa

NT BUZZ Helder Carita and Joaquim Santos in association with  Fundação Oriente, Panaji will present an inside view on the project, ‘Manor House, Portugal, Brazil and Goa’ On Thursday, January 24 at 6 p.m. This research project aims at investigating several issues related to aristocratic residential architecture. In the course of the presentation, Helder Carita will discuss the methodology of ... Read More »

‘What’s on my plate?’

TEDxPanaji xPlore event about food, farmers and farming will be held on Saturday, January 26. It will focus on a critical issue – the food on our table NT BUZZ TEDxPanaji, an independently organised TED event in Goa, has developed ‘xPlore’, a series of experiences that will be held in between two TEDxPanaji conferences. The xPlore events will delve on ... Read More »

Vishwamitra wins Marathi Drama Competition

NT BUZZ Kala Academy organised the Marathi Drama Competition ‘A’ group at Dinanath Mangeshkar Kala Mandir, Panaji. The results of the competition have been declared. ‘Vishwamitra’ staged by Rudreshwar, Panaji won the first place of `1,00,000, ‘Avyahat’ staged by Hans Sangeet Natyamandal-Ponda and ‘Ashad Bar’ staged by Natrang Creations, Narve won second and third places and cash amounts of `75,000 ... Read More »

Ethnobotany and its tryst with berries

Miguel Braganza Diksha Gaonkar was a star student of Botany at the Government College Quepem in 2015-16. During her post graduate studies at Goa University, she would find wild orchids and berries that a less discerning eye would easily miss. She documented the ethnobotany of the newest taluka of Goa, Dharbandora – once a part of the Sondekar Raja’s kingdom. ... Read More »

Hoot, hoot! Owl’s here

Owl, the premium nightclub was launched by T-Mark hospitality, a venture by Shikhar Kumar, Trivesh Ajgaonkar and Rhea Kumar. The launch had Lost Stories and DJ Anish Sood enthralling the crowd along with the club mascot called Mr Hoot. Please like & share: Read More »

A turning point that brought success

J P Pereira As a child Joylita Silveira loved to sing. She would sing for school programmes and in the church. “I love music; I also play instruments like the keyboard, violin and guitar. But nothing compares to singing,” Joylita says, before adding that her parents have been her sole inspiration, support and strength. Her father Pio Joao works abroad ... Read More »

Challenging the obsession with gender norms

A gender non-conforming poet, educator and performing artist Alok Vaid Menon prefers to refer to himself in the plural and lives on ‘their’ own terms. Vaid recently performed Femme in Public at Project Café, Assagao. In conversation with NT BUZZ they decipher their style of art, trans-activism, queer fashion and more Please like & share: Read More »


Con Job Film: Glass, Cast: James McAvoy, Bruce Willis, Samuel L Jackson, Sarah Paulson, Directed by: M Night Shyamalan, Duration: 2 hrs 10 mins, Rating:  * * * Please like & share: Read More »

Sunburn Klassique to be held in Vagator

Percept live will collaborate with Goa-based Klassique to co-promote all Sunburn events in the state. Sunburn will begin a new journey under Sunburn Klassique, a two-day annual showcase on February 23 and February 24 at Vagator. Please like & share: Read More »