Saturday , 17 November 2018

Kurio City

Happiness comes from within

Kimberly Dias Dear Kimberly,  I was in class 11 when I had a huge crush on a guy from my class (Tom). He was smart, popular and all things glam. We became friends and after a year I told him I liked him but he rejected me. We never spoke again. Some months later, my best friend (Judy) broke up ... Read More »

Campaigning for a better world

NT KURIOCITY To identify individuals who are working towards the good in the community, more than just a hobby or a weekend exercise, CII Young Indians (Yi) Goa has launched the ‘Yi Goa Change-Maker 2018’ campaign beginning from November 1 running till November 20. This will be driven largely through social media platforms such as Facebook and WhatsApp with support ... Read More »

Chubby Cheeks Spring Valley HS holds Spark 2018

NT KURIOCITY Chubby Cheeks Spring Valley High School, Porvorim, hosted the inter-school science exhibition Spark 2018 on the theme ‘Healthy Food, Healthy Living’. The event saw participants from Bardez-based schools put up 14 exhibits displaying nutritional benefits of traditional curries, and local fruits and vegetables. The programme was inaugurated by chief guest and operation manager, White Square Nirvana Holiday Villas, ... Read More »

St Britto’s HS wins Mushtifund PTA Quiz

NT KURIOCITY Harsh Natekar and Reece Pereira of St Britto’s High School, Mapusa won the late Asha Vijay Thali Memorial All Goa Inter-school GK Quiz Competition organised by the PTA of Mushtifund High School, Cujira, Santa Cruz. Second place was won by Parth Gaonkar and Sumedh Prabhudesai of KB Hedgewar High School, Bambolim; and third place was awarded to Atharva ... Read More »

St Michael’s Convent HS celebrates annual day

NT KURIOCITY St Michael’s Convent High School, Vagator celebrated its Annual Day. Chief guest for the function was director of Education, Gajanan P Bhat while guest of honour was curator of Goa Chitra, Victor Hugo Gomes. Also present was superior general, Sr Alvita Gurjao. The event began with an aarti performance and a prayer invoking the blessings of the school’s ... Read More »

Reaching for the mountaintop

NCC Naval cadet from MES College of Arts and Commerce, Zuarinagar, Sagar Harijan completed a one-month long course in mountaineering at the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering (NIM), Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand, and was the sole Naval cadet to participate in this course. NT KURIOCITY gets more details RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT KURIOCITY It was his love for the white Navy uniforms worn ... Read More »

AITD holds session on 3D printing

NT KURIOCITY Department of mechanical engineering, Agnel Institute of Technology and Design, Assagao organised a session on 3D printing. Resource person for the session was founder of Infinite 3D, Ryan Vaz. The session began with Vaz explaining the process of 3D printing with a demonstration of the conversion of 3D CAD (Computer-Aided Design) model into STL (Standard Triangle Language) file ... Read More »

India Peace Concert to be held on Dec 16

NT KURIOCITY Fr Agnel College of Arts and Commerce, Pilar in collaboration with Dimensions (Goa and Mumbai) and the Village Panchayats of St Andre Constituency will organise the second edition of India Peace Concert 2018 on December 16 at Pilar hillock. This year the theme will focus on ‘Being at Peace with Mother Earth’. One highlight of the concert is ... Read More »

Hydrocele: A surgical conflict

Dr Kedar Padte Football coach Nogoalkar was having a serious conversation with Boisterino in the changing room of the sports club at Elitemix University. “Your speed and capacity to score goals has gone down in the last eight weeks,” said Nogoalkar to Boisterino. “I see you adjusting your scrotal area even on the field! Is anything the matter?” he asked. ... Read More »

Thinning hair woes

Roanna Silveira Are you losing too many strands of hair when you wash it? Do you get frazzled when you see a clump after brushing your hair? Does the state of your pillow in the morning make you want to scream? While it is normal to lose from 50-100 strands a day, if you notice it getting thinner or if ... Read More »