Saturday , 20 April 2019


Friend to the youth

The tenth successor of Don Bosco, Rector Major Ángel Fernández Artime was in Goa. Following the virtue of Don Bosco, that of being a friend of the youth, he spent time with youngsters whilst visiting the Panaji Province and was part of several programmes planned for his visit. In between in chock-a-block schedule he made time to answer questions on ... Read More »

Back on Stage Maria Lourdes

Maria Lourdes D’Souza e Fernandes is all set to stage a comeback in the world of tiatr in Goa. NT BUZZ chats with her to find out more J P Pereira Maria Lourdes D’Souza e Fernandes is back on stage. Prior to 1996, she was quite a sensation in tiatrs but had her priorities right when she decide to take ... Read More »

Inspiring the written word

NT BUZZ Dalgado Konknni Akademi (DKA) organised a two-day novel-writing workshop at St Joseph Vaz Spiritual Renewal Centre, Old Goa. Chief guest for the occasion was Konkani writer Willy Goes. In his address, Goes said: “Everyone is given the same amount of time; each one must practice ‘time management’ and make the best use of this resource.” “When I started ... Read More »

Sufi poetry and folk dance at Rumi

NT BUZZ An evening of Sufi poetry and folk dance ‘Shaam E Sufiaana’ will be held at Rumi on April 13 at 7 p.m. onwards. The event will feature Chantelle Gomez and Vandana Arvind. Chantelle Gomez is a multi-disciplinary dance artiste from Portugal. She holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing but has dedicated her life to dance ever since she ... Read More »


Get a Grip Film: Fighting With My Family Cast: Florence Pugh, Vin Vaughn, Jack Lowden Directed by: Stephen Merchant Duration: 1 hr 47 mins Rating: * * * 1 / 2 The movie is based on an incredible true story of Saraya “Paige” Bevis who came out of nowhere and became a wrestling champion – a WWE wrestling champion I ... Read More »

Mauli – Vaari Pandharichi enters Indian Book of Records

NT BUZZ ‘Mauli – Vaari Pandharichi’, a Marathi cinematic drama and its producer Saju Pal have made it to the Indian Book of Records. The former because it is the first Marathi cinematic drama live on stage and the latter for producing it. The drama was staged by Shree Samar Kala Saunstha, Borde in association with Mulgao Varkari Saunstha, Mulgao. ... Read More »

St Andrew’s Church Spreading faith since 1570

VENITA GOMES| NT BUZZ Goa is synonymous with churches. One can find over a 100 churches in this little paradise. Though most of the churches in Goa were built back in the Portuguese era, they still stand strong and tall and continue spreading faith among the congregation. Most of the churches are over 400 to 500-years-old. In South Goa, St ... Read More »

A riot of colour and celebration

Carrying forward the annual tradition, devotees of Lord Damodar from all over Goa celebrated Gulalotsav, a part of Shigmotsav festivities at the Shri Damodar Temple at Zambaulim. Please like & share: Read More »

Voicing social issues through verse

Apurva Publication organised the book release of ‘Raktachandan’, a collection of Konkani poems by Sanjeev Verenkar at Savoi-Verem at the hands of head of the Konkani department at Goa University, Prakash Paryenkar. Please like & share: Read More »

‘Bored of typical depiction of romance’

She has no patience for the tried-and tested. Give her a role that others will not dare to take on, and Tabu will show why she is considered one of the finest performers in Bollywood. Please like & share: Read More »