Tuesday , 24 April 2018


Documenting world heritage sites

The Fundação Oriente, is celebrating World Heritage Day on April 18, with the screening of documentaries. NT BUZZ brings you the details NT BUZZ The International Day For Monuments and Sites was instituted by the International Council of Monuments and Sites, or ICOMOS. The council is an international non-governmental organization that works for the conservation of monuments and sites around ... Read More »

The story of the king of fruits – Mango

Miguel Braganza Mango is clearly the ‘king of fruits’, especially in the tropics. Unscrupulous traders encourage farmers to spray the trees and the fruits with insecticides and fungicides, many of which are banned in the advanced countries. The mango crop can be grown free from poisonous insecticides and fungicides that are freely used by commercial mango cultivators, especially those not ... Read More »

Venerating Our Lady of Milagres of Mapusa

A fortnight after Easter on Monday, is when the people of Mapusa celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Milagres with grandeur. The feast which attracts devotees across faiths to St Jerome’s Church will be celebrated on Monday, April 16. NT BUZZ brings to you a few details and highlights Danuska Da Gama I NT BUZZ Residents of Mapusa await ... Read More »

Creating instruments out of waste

Goa has many tourists visiting every year and that inadvertently adds to the total amount of garbage produced in the state. There are several initiatives undertaken to control the garbage menace, and Noreen van Holstein in collaboration with Drishti Marine initiated the #TeraMeraBeach, a 150-day campaign against litter. NT BUZZ finds more about the Junk Jam session that will be ... Read More »


Matters of  the Heart Film: October Cast: Varun Dhawan, Banita Sandhu Directed by: Shoojit Sircar Duration: 1 hr 54 mins Rating: * * * 1 / 2 It has been a while since we saw a poignant love story that stays with you even after the film is over. The last couple of outings that director Shoojit Sircar and writer ... Read More »

Santa Cecilia Choir and Orchestra to present their choral performance on April 16

NT BUZZ As a dedication to Mother Mary, the Santa Cecilia Choir and Orchestra of Rachol Seminary this year will present their choral performance themed on Marian and Easter music. The choir conducted by the music professor of Rachol Seminary, Fr Simon Mathew D’Cunha, will have 75 singers and 54 musicians come together to present their collective choral pieces. The ... Read More »

Miransha Naik’s Juze releases in Goa

NT BUZZ A Konkani film ‘Juze’ by writer-director Miransha Naik had its premiere at Ravindra Bhavan Margao, on Friday. Before the film which has got an ‘A’ certification was screened, the artistes were blessed by Fr Amandio Valadares, parish priest of Our Lady, Mother of the Poor Church, Tilamol. He said a small prayer and mentioned that it is a ... Read More »

Unintentional patriotic – Kissan de Chinchinim

With tiatr ‘To Mhojea Mogacho’, Kissan de Chinchinim is trying to raise the standards of tiatr with patriotic theme. NT BUZZ speaks to Kissan about this feat SACHI NAIK | NT BUZZ Kissan de Chinchinim earlier acted as a comedian under the aegis of various tiatr directors. He then dreamt of writing and directing. Although it was a risk for ... Read More »


‘Kazar.com’, the new ‘tiatr’ by Prince Jacob Productions is a tale of suspense that leaves the audience guessing. It is a different story on the Konkani stage, written and directed by Prince Jacob. Dolorosa and David run a marriage bureau and have named it ‘Kazar.Com’. This is a social service done by the couple, for those who wish to settle ... Read More »

A walk with Nature through Art

Artist Nandini Raikar is all set to release her art works on the ‘tree series’ at Achies Art Gallery, Chandor today. She speaks to NT BUZZ and discusses how nature can solve innumerable problems SACHI NAIK | NT BUZZ With the theme ‘trees’ Nandini Raikar’s art exhibition titled ‘Art Thursday with Nandini Raikar’ will connect the viewers to nature. This ... Read More »