Monday , 22 October 2018

Kurio City

Creating young happy spaces

“We need our space!” This is a common phrase blurted with assertion or aggression by youngsters, all the time. Whether it’s about the privacy in their rooms, or a space where like-minded youth can chill, collaborate or do as they like, there is indeed a void when it comes to creating spaces for them and giving them space – the ... Read More »

Snap! Shoot! Pixels!

The students of Don Bosco College, Panaji will now be able to learn photography in the campus with the setting up of its first photography club ‘PIXELS’ to be inaugurated soon.  NT KURIOCITY gets more details RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT KURIOCITY Every college has different clubs formed as part of extra-curricular activities to bring out the hidden talent of its ... Read More »

Choosing the right profession: Teenage confusion

Dr Kedar Padte It was a lovely morning in the canteen of the Elitemix University campus. The aura of the tea did nothing to settle heated arguments amongst the gathered teenagers. “Boisterina,” screamed Timidita “are you out of your senses? You always wanted to pursue law, and now you are suddenly applying for catering sciences, when you don’t know how ... Read More »

Acing the interview with Planet J

Maria Fernandes|NT Kuriocity Planet J in its continued mission of bringing value to its readers organised a workshop on interview facing skills on August 5 at Dempo House, Panaji. Open to the age group of 16 to 23 years, the workshop aimed at giving participants some important tips on answering an interview, first impressions and standard questions asked, besides other ... Read More »

Oily hair woes

Roanna Silveira Greasy hair can spoil anyone’s look. But why are some people more prone to this? Perpetually oily hair is caused by scalp issues or by poor maintenance of one’s hair. The body produces natural oil called sebum. When one’s body overproduces sebum, it manifests as oily skin or oily hair when produced in the scalp. Excess sebum production ... Read More »

Concert for western classical musical talent

NT BUZZ On October 15, deserving young Goans between the ages of 10 and 15 will get a chance to perform at a concert to be held at the Dinanath Mangueshkar Auditorium, Kala Academy. Performers will be chosen after they present their musical choices, singing or playing an instrument of their liking, and are selected to present their pieces on the ... Read More »

Goenkar by the book

Mayur Arsekar from Ponda has been manufacturing all sizes of school and college notebooks under the name ‘Goenkar’ in a bid to promote Goan culture and identity. NT KURIOCITY finds out more RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT KURIOCITY Having always been interested in the paper business, and seeing it as a creative sector with a huge scope for innovation, Ponda-based Mayur ... Read More »

‘I’ve always been more inclined to entrepreneurship,’ Ashley

Vasco-based Ashley D’Souza, 21, who is pursuing Computer Engineering is the founder of Hexcoderz – a startup company, and is also the youngest to own a startup at CIBA, Verna. NT KURIOCITY gets more details NT KURIOCITY Hexcoderz is a budding web development and design startup that Ashley D’Souza founded in the year 2016. Ever since then, they have been ... Read More »

‘Understanding writings of Goans challenging imperial order’ – Angela

Researcher at the Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon, Angela Barreto Xavier will deliver a lecture on topic ‘Writing the politics of empire from Goa: Goans of Indian origin’ today at Museum Of Goa, Pilerne. In conversation with NT BUZZ Angela gives an insight into the topic VENITA GOMES| NT BUZZ Though Goa was liberated from the Portuguese 450 years ... Read More »

Goan art director works his magic on ‘Fanney Khan’

After critically acclaimed film ‘Mom’, ‘Fanney Khan’, that has released today, will have on screen the talent and toil of Goan art director Ajay Chodankar, who adds to the reality quotient of the film which was mostly shot on location. NT BUZZ finds more Danuska Da Gama I NT BUZZ A one-of-its-kind musical comedy, ‘Fanney Khan’ is a story about ... Read More »