Thursday , 21 February 2019


Sacred music from different eras

NT BUZZ Bringing together a combination of sacred music traditions from different eras of East and West, the fourth edition of Ketevan World Sacred Music Festival will feature performances of numerous artistes from February 21 to February 24 at Old Goa. The festival will offer concerts, workshops and conferences with artistes from several traditions around the world: Western Classical, Carnatic, ... Read More »

Putting the V in versatile

J P Pereira Valency d’Souza is one of the young, vivacious and very talented performers on the Konkani stage today. In fact, she has entertained with the various roles she has played, and has made a niche for herself. Hailing from Calangute, she is the daughter of Dona and Nicholas and the granddaughter of Charles D’Souza, who was once known ... Read More »

‘Mhojea Bhavartachi Divli’ – AUDIO REVIEW JP Pereira

Darryl da Veiga was part of the choir at the St Rita’s Church in Maina, Curtorim for many years. He was also a member of the prize winning ‘mando’  groups ‘Curtorcares’ led by Simplicio Viegas, as well as ‘Mainechim Sallkam’ led by Fr Dominic Pereira. Unfortunately, he lost his eyesight due to diabetes. But his faith in the Lord was ... Read More »

Raia to host tribal festival

NT BUZZ The 4th annual ‘Lok-Utsov’ titled ‘Amcho Ganv’ organised by Barebhatt Social and Cultural Association will be held on February 22 from 2:30 onwards at Raia Panchayat Sports complex. The annual tribal festival aims at promoting and protecting the tribal culture, craft, art and games. The festival will have competitions in traditional games, sweet dish, traditional fancy dress, and dance. ... Read More »


Boys to Men   Film: Gully Boy Cast: Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Vijay Raaz Directed by: Zoya Akhtar Duration: 2 hr 36 mins Rating: * * * * Of late, Bollywood is throwing up quite a few surprises in terms of the kind of films that are coming out and audiences have also surprised by lapping them up. ... Read More »

Glimpses of Sur Jahan 2019

NT BUZZ During the three-day World Peace Music Festival ‘Sur Jahan’ several artistes such as Liona & Serena Strings (Spain), Bengal Goa Ensemble (India), Mario Lucio (Cape Verde), Madagan (Northern Ireland), Monsieur Doumani (Cyprus) and others performed at International Centre Goa, Dona Paula.   Please like & share: Read More »

Venerating the tongue of St Anthony

NT BUZZ The feast of the tongue of St Anthony was celebrated with pomp and gaiety at St Anthony Chapel, Deussua – Chinchinim. The main celebrant for the high mass was Chaplain of St Anthony Chapel, Fr Hermogenes Fernandes. During the sermon Fr Hermogenes pondered upon life of the St Anthony and explained how the saint faithfully proclaimed the word of god and his tongue became the best teaching instrument. He then ... Read More »

Love across borders and time zones

Gifts and roses and diamonds… the options can drive you crazy when it comes to celebrating or expressing love today. What about those lovers who can’t be together and are miles apart? On Valentine’s Day, NT BUZZ finds out the formula that couples in long distance relationships use to keep the love alive and thriving NT BUZZ Sure the world ... Read More »

Valentine angel spreads veganism

NT BUZZ Using Valentine’s Day as an opportunity to spread awareness about the need to show compassion towards animals and to switch to healthy vegan lifestyle, member of the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), Himaani Choudhari dressed as a Valentine angel. She was seen yesterday near Inox Panaji, holding a placard that read ‘Have a Heart: Try ... Read More »

Vijay Yatra to start today

NT BUZZ The ‘Vijay Yatra’ of Sri Sri Jagadguru Shankaracharya Mahasunsthanam Dakshinamnaya Sri Sharada Peetham Sringeri will be held from February 14 to 17. According to president of the organising committee, Arun Desai, Shrimad Jagadguru Sri Sri Vidhushekar Bharati Swamjii will arrive on February 14, 4 p.m. Following a welcome at Patradevi, Pednem, devotees can see the swami at Shree ... Read More »