Wednesday , 26 September 2018

Kurio City

Scrubs and peels for great skin

Roanna Silveira It is important to know about the products we use on our skin. Here is a list of a few of them. Types of Exfoliators Exfoliators are divided into physical and chemical exfoliators. Physical exfoliators are cleansers with physical particles that can be felt while scrubbing your face. These scrubs are formulae which are filled with granules that ... Read More »

No smartphones during family time

Do you spend more time on your smartphones or watching television and engage less in family activities at home? Beware, your child’s social-emotional well-being could be at stake. According to researchers, technoference – the term they used to define everyday interruptions in face-to-face interactions because of technology devices – may lead children to show more frustration, hyperactivity, whining, sulking or ... Read More »

Understanding the overseas dream

Studying abroad is what many dream of; however, where to begin is a big question. The Navhind Times seminar on studying abroad is to help all those who aspire to go overseas for higher studies. Conducted by immigration migration agent and director of Yes Migration Solutions based in Australia and Goa, Rashmi Patil, the seminar will cover five countries namely ... Read More »

Helping children learn the mother tongue

Abhinav Creationz, a venture that deals with marketing of books and conducting various activities for children will be conducting Konkani learning course for primary students for the first time. NT KURIOCITY speaks to partner, Abhinav Creationz, Anwesha Singbal and finds out more RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT KURIOCITY “Mother tongue is something that keeps you rooted and you always need to ... Read More »

Let hard work and success speak for you

Kimberly Dias Hello Kimberly,  This has been our first week back at school. Most of my friends are in the other division and I feel so lost without them. I have a few friends in this class but I don’t consider them as close as the others. I don’t feel like going to school sometimes because of this. I fear ... Read More »

MES College wins Colossus 7.0

NT KURIOCITY Department of Computer Applications, Don Bosco College, Panaji organised Colossus 7.0, an inter-collegiate IT festival. The event had competitions like code designing, debate, treasure hunt, web designing, quiz, poster making, and photo meme and stress interview. Chief guest of the event was proprietor of Sapna Technology, Nilesh Naik who briefed the students on the importance of professionalism. He ... Read More »

Caculo College organises two-day photography workshop

NT KURIOCITY College Scapes 2018, a two-day State level photography workshop was organised by SV Sridora Caculo College of Commerce and Management Studies, Mapusa for the third successive year. Thirty-seven students from colleges across Goa attended the workshop. Chief guest for the event was Antonio Pacheco. The formal inauguration was followed by two pre-lunch sessions on the topic ‘Portraiture and ... Read More »

Stay comfortably chic this monsoon

Ninoshka Alvares-Delaney When I think of monsoons in Goa, I get a warm and fuzzy feeling as I reminisce about the smell of wet earth during the first rains, the pitter-patter of raindrops against the tiled rooftops, the cleansing of the dusty leaves on the trees and a general feeling of rejuvenation. Rain can be fun in so many ways ... Read More »

Go vegan, save lives

As we observe World Oceans Day today let’s have a look at how we are pleasing our taste buds at the cost of someone else’s death. NT BUZZ finds out about PETA’s (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) initiative to protect the aquatic species by encouraging people to become vegans and more Sheras Fernandes | NT BUZZ Goan cuisine ... Read More »

Meet Goa’s youngest motocross champion – Abhimanyu Bose

Eight-year-old, Abhimanyu Bose from Vasco stood third in Godspeed Juniors Invitational Supercross 2018 that was held at the AB Motorpark in Sancoale. It was a one-of-a-kind event where children between the age group of 6 and 13 years took part. NT KURIOCITY speaks to the little rider to know more NT KURIOCITY Since the age of three, Abhimanyu Bose had a very good ... Read More »