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CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ As a spoken word artist, Rochelle D’silva has over the last few years collaborated with a variety artistes for her performances, be it doing improv with a jazz band or pairing up with some other musicians. “Every time I put on a show I try to challenge myself,” she says. And it was this need …

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Goa Rangabhoomi Day to be celebrated on July 11

To commemorate the birth anniversary celebration of late Krishnambhatt Bandkar, a Goan saint poet and playwright, Kala Academy will celebrate Gomant Rangabhoomi Dis on July 11 The annual Goa Rangabhoomi Din will be celebrated on Thursday, July 11 at 5 p.m. at Dinananth Mangeshkar Kala Mandir, Kala Academy to commemorate the birth anniversary of late saint poet and playwright Krishnambhatt …

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Back to Basics

Miguel Braganza The unimaginable success of the ‘cuddttari’ red kernel rice from Curtorim in Salcete and the directly retained rice of the Ilha Verde Farmers’ Club in Santo Estevao island have brought cheer to the farmers who dared to bring fallow paddy fields under the plough last year and are all set to expand operations this year. The ‘Juemkars’ have …

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Towards a healthier and greener tomorrow

Taj Holiday Village Resort and Spa hosted the annual general body meeting of The Green Club. Founded in May 2014 by Suman Kurade with the purpose of promoting eco-friendly initiatives and encouraging organic farming, this club has grown from 14 members to 80 members since its inception. The Green Club organises various activities throughout the year to create awareness on …

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Chasing the rainbow

Zomato and White owl hosted ‘Over the Rainbow’ an event dedicated to the LGBT community in Goa at Ripples Gastropub, Calangute. The event was curated to celebrate the pride month and provide a social platform for the members of the LGBT community. “Such events curated for a noble cause help us connect with society and make us feel proud about …

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Police-public connect

The Verna Police Station headed by police inspector Sandesh Chodankar along with the Verna Police Crocs and Cops Community policing unit headed by Anish Quenim in association with the Nagoa Panchayat headed by sarpanch Maria Cabral organised a first-of-its-kind police-public interaction wherein police persons could learn about the concerns within their jurisdiction and address it firsthand. The platform allowed purposeful …

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Breaking the taboo

In several parts of Goa, the topic of menstruation brings with it the allied cases of stigma and shame. It is precisely this taboo that the campaign ‘Healthy India’ launched by Phoenix Women’s Wing Self Help Group (PWWSHG), Valpoi tackles through its menstrual hygiene awareness campaign launched in various school of Goa. Speaking to The Navhind Times, president, PWWSHG, Shuneza Khan …

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‘The audience is viewing films in right context’

If Kabir Singh has left a section of the audience appalled at its misogynistic attitude, one can’t deny that the film has also managed to resonate with several cinegoers and mint over `200 crore in the process. Shahid Kapoor is in a happy place as he enjoys his biggest hit as a solo hero. “The love that the film has …

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The bonds that tie

The Governor of Goa Mridula Sinha and her husband Ram Kripal Sinha recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. To commemorate this day, two books, ‘Dampatya Ki Dhoop Chaav’ on their life together and ‘Patni Manorama Dehi’ which contains articles on marriage written by her in various publications were released in New Delhi. She talks to NT BUZZ about marriage, her …

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I love Goa for its oceans: Mandira Bedi

Actress and television presenter Mandira Bedi was down in Goa to host a campaign for Airbnb. In conversation with NT BUZZ the actress spoke about her love for travelling and her Goa experience VENITA GOMES | NT BUZZ Many celebrities come to Goa either for a holiday or a shoot and actress Mandira Bedi is one who has made several …

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