Thursday , 18 April 2019


Carmelites mark 400 years in India

NT BUZZ The year 1619 marked the beginning of the first Carmelite establishment in India. This year, the Carmelites are completing four centuries of its presence in the sub continent. The celebration of the 400 years of Carmelite presence in India is being organised under the umbrella of Inter-Provincial Conference of India of the Carmelites. A steering committee has been ... Read More »

Goa Food and Cultural Festival begins

NT BUZZ The five-day Goa Food and Cultural Festival was inaugurated at DB Bandodkar Ground Campal, Panaji. Speaking at the function Minister for tourism and sports and chief guest of the inaugural function, Manohar Ajgaonkar vouched to increase the revenue of the state with the help of the tourism sector through such events. “This event focuses on bringing unique varieties ... Read More »

Sur Jahan: Celebrating diversity through music

NT BUZZ The three-day World Peace Music Festival ‘Sur Jahan’ by banglanatak dot com was inaugurated yesterday at the International Centre Goa, Dona Paula. Upholding the traditional legacy of Goa, students from different institutions presented Goan folk performance like Morulem, Mussal and Fugdi. Artistes and bands that will perform at the festival, namely, Mario Lucio, Liona and Serena Strings, Monsieur ... Read More »

Breaking free

In her debut book ‘Hineni’, Shivranjana Rathore delves into the theme of emotional abusive parenting, a subject which is not yet entirely understood or recognised in India, reports NT BUZZ CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ When Shivranjana Rathore quit her job a few years ago, she wasn’t sure what her next step would be. “I always knew that I wanted ... Read More »

Bringing creativity in classrooms

Director, Butterfly Edufields, K Sharat Chandra was one of the speakers at the recently concluded ‘Difficult Dialogues 2019’. NT BUZZ gets talking to him about the changes needed to make learning fun and interesting NT BUZZ In  2008 a chemical engineer from IIT Bombay and a post graduate in Management from IIM Ahmedabad, K Sharat Chandra started Butterfly Edufields in ... Read More »

Music on the Monte

NT BUZZ The 17th edition of the Monte Music Festival was recently held at the Chapel of Our Lady of Monte, Old Goa and courtyard. Organised by Fundação Oriente and Cidade de Goa, the festival saw an interplay of dance, music and theatre. There were many performances by international and national artistes.   Please like & share: Read More »

Pan-Indian art showcased in Goa

NT BUZZ Jammu and Kashmir Centre for Creative Arts (JKCCA), Jammu and Kashmir in collaboration with Pune-based NGO Studio Akshay organised the National Exhibition of Paintings at Kala Academy, Panaji. The aim of the exhibition was to provide artists from across India with a platform to showcase their work to the public. The exhibition was inaugurated by minister, Art and ... Read More »

Devan Ghodlolo Sonvsar

Devan Ghodlolo Sounvsar by comedian Ambe is a depiction of various illegal activities that happen in Goa and the reason why many Goans have made London a second home. A widowed mother has two children. She is based in London and seems to be doing quite well financially.  Her daughter Ofelia is in London too but her son Zico prefers ... Read More »

‘The only change we need is to teach properly’

Danuska Da Gama I NT BUZZ   Virender Kapoor recently conducted a workshop, ‘How to make schools a vibrant place through effective leadership in the light of emotional intelligence’ for principals of Goan schools. He believes that the culture of an organisation is the single most important factor for a school to do well and that depends on the leadership ... Read More »

In good light

When one thinks of lighting for a place, usually power saving efficiency is taken into consideration. Please like & share: Read More »