Sunday , 16 December 2018

Kurio City

Damodar Vidyalaya wins patriotic singing competition

NT KURIOCITY Mashem Cricket Club oragnised Late Srirang Lolayekar Patriotic Singing Competition at Nirakar Vidyalaya wherein Damodar Vidyalaya, Loliem won the first place whereas Nirakar Vidyalaya and SS Angle Higher Secondary School, Canacona won second and third place respectively. Theatre and mime artiste, Sanjay Talwadkar was the chief guest for the presentation ceremony. Speaking on the occasion, Talwadkar appreciated the ... Read More »

A silken affair

Ninoshka Alvares-Delaney With its shimmering appearance and smooth texture, silk has been enticing Indians for the longest time. In fact, India ranks as the world’s largest consumer of silk and the second largest producer of silk in the world after China. Known as resham in eastern and north India and pattu in the southern parts of India, silk has a ... Read More »

Saurabh Chaudhary wins gold at Asian Games

YOUTH ICON The next generation of Indian shooters are taking centre stage slowly and gradually. 16-year-old Saurabh Chaudhary has become the fifth Indian shooter to claim gold in the history of Asian Games. Chaudhary, son of a farmer based in Kalina Village in Meerut and competing in his first senior event, showed maturity and calmness well beyond his age to ... Read More »

Everything classic

NT BUZZ The Directorate of Art and Culture, Government of Goa together with India International Rural Cultural Centre, New Delhi, will organise a lecture dance demonstration series in Indian classical dance in 24 Goa schools from September 3 to 8. The series will be conducted by Amartyya Chatterjee (Ghosh) from Pune, (Kathak dancer and performer) and Revathi Srinivasraghavan from Bengaluru (Bharatanatyam ... Read More »

Goa Environmental Festival kicks off today

NT BUZZ Kalakirti in association with Entertainment Society Of Goa and Department of Tourism and Kala Academy will organise the ‘Goa Environmental Festival’ starting today, August 31 till September 2 at Kala Academy, Panaji. The inauguration will be held at the hands of Goa Governor and chief guest, Mridula Sinha and guest of honour, founder of NAAM foundation, Makarand Anaspure ... Read More »

Eyes on the win

Star of the week NT KURIOCITY Abhijeet Dhere, a student of class 8 of Adarsh V V High School, Margao has won many accolades in gymnastics within a few years of his training.  Recently, he has been selected for the International Aerobics Gymnastic Asian Cup at Delhi. A total of 18 gymnasts were selected from all over India including Abhijeet. ... Read More »

A new best friend for your toddle -Bozo

Goa-based Aarati Gedam has ventured into the world of children’s book by introducing BOZO to the world. NT KURIOCITY gets to know more Janice Savina Rodrigues|NT KURIOCITY Children’s literature is gaining momentum across the globe and there are many books in the market that cater to the sensibilities of the pre teen and teenagers. Unfortunately by the time children grow ... Read More »

Art ‘For Kerala’

Young artist Sarah de Sousa Kammermeier is all set to host her fifth solo art exhibition ‘For Kerala’, from August 31, the proceeds of which will go for the Kerala flood victims. NT KURIOCITY spoke to the artist CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT KURIOCITY Over the past few weeks, flood hit Kerala has witnessed support pouring in, in different ways. And ... Read More »

Experience life to understand it

Kimberly Dias Hi Kimberly, I’m have been in a relationship with a guy for the last three years. The main problem in our case is that he is too fat and dark skinned. My parents don’t like him even though he has completed class 10, I’m a graduate. My parents want a guy who looks good and is educated. The ... Read More »

DBCE conducts audit course on industrial automation, solid works, 3D printing

NT KURIOCITY Department of mechanical engineering, Don Bosco College of Engineering (DBCE), Fatorda conducted a two-week audit course on ‘Industrial Automation, Solid Works and 3D Printing’ for third year students. Topics covered were microcontrollers, Audrino programming, sensors, robotics, PLC programming and solid works followed by a hands-on sessions on the same. Resource persons were professor from department of ETC at ... Read More »