Tuesday , 22 January 2019
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‘Jaanvay’ a book highlighting Indian superstitions

NT BUZZ “Devidas Kadam’s ‘Jaanvay’ would have been considered only his imagination if it was published 50 years ago,” said Sandesh Prabhudesai who was chief guest at the book release function of ‘Jaanvay’ by Devidas Kadam that was held at Ravindra Bhavan, Margao. The book is based on superstitions followed in India. He added that superstitions were believed in the ... Read More »

Konkani awareness programme held at Vasco

NT BUZZ Around 100 people were present at the Konkanni awareness programme organised on September 30 by Dalgado Konknni Akademi at St Andrew’s Hall, Vasco. As part of the programme, the method of writing, reading and using Konkani in day to day lives was shared with the audience. Speaking as the chief guest at the event, parish priest of St ... Read More »

About a child

Mario Menezes is fond of centralising his tiatr on family issues as well as social issues. He tells NT BUZZ that his upcoming tiatr will portray the hardships faced by childless couples  SACHI NAIK | NT BUZZ According to tiatr writer-director, Mario Menezes everyone should have their own hopes and dreams in life. However, the scenario is such that we ... Read More »

Acting and singing for tiatr – Elaine

Blessed with a good voice, face and style Elaine Pinto essayed the main role for the Lenten tiatr, ‘Mhojem Jivit Konanchea Hatant?’ which was produced by Lenoy Gomendes. She mesmerised the crowds with her performance. Her parents Avila and Cruz Pinto realised that their daughter loved performing on stage and they thus encouraged her to actively participate in tiatrs. After ... Read More »

Fighting discrimination….One minute at a time

Human Touch Foundation is organising a one-minute short film competition in a bid to combat discrimination against HIV. NT BUZZ finds out more Janice Savina Rodrigues | NT BUZZ What would you do if your best friend told you that he or she has HIV? Would you visit your neighbour’s house if you got to know that one of the ... Read More »

St Michael’s feast at Taleigao

NT BUZZ The Parishioners of St Michael’s Church, Taleigao celebrated the feast of patron saint, St Michael on September 30. Novenas were held from September 21 to September 23. The theme for the feast was ‘He has anointed me to bring good news to the poor’. The main celebrant for solemn high mass on the feast day was parish priest Fr Caitan ... Read More »

Konkani Bhasha Mandal celebrates 56th anniversary

NT BUZZ “People made fun when primary school was started by Konkani Bhasha Mandal (KBM), but over the years we saw this Konkani primary school grow to a high school, as per the wishes of many parents, students and workers of KBM,” said writer Damodar Mauzo at the 56th anniversary celebration by Konkani Bhasha Mandal (KBM). The event was held ... Read More »

Meet the champion

Police constable Prashant Gauns recently won the title ‘Champion of Champions’ at the 1st Goa Police Shree, body building competition. He chats with NT BUZZ about his love for the sport, the challenges, and how he balances his work and his passion Danuska Da Gama I NT BUZZ Prashant Gauns who hails from Sarvan, Bicholim has been a police constable ... Read More »

Oh man!

CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ A man should never show an emotional weakness. A man should always be the one in charge. A man should always have the answers to everything. These are but a few oft perceived misconceptions that people generally seem to have with regards to the male gender. But are all these qualities really essential in defining ... Read More »

Swachh Bharat mission

As part of the Swachh Bharat mission, 138 security and housekeeping personnel of Goa Human Resources Development Corporation conducted a cleanliness drive along Dayanand Bandodkar Marg and Miramar beach. Please like & share: Read More »