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From Saligao, with love

Fun, fashionable items will be on sale at the first edition of the ‘Made in Saligao’ mini-market which is currently on display at the Saligao Institute. The idea for the mini-mart has largely been spearheaded by Clarice Vaz and team, a self-organised group of villagers who have decided to produce and market their products. A qualified nurse, Clarice is one …

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Mahindra’s Open Drive ends on a musical high

Mahindra Open Drive’s inaugural edition of the musical festival saw more than 3500 enthusiasts making their way from across the country to Panaji.  The festival raised over `13 lakhs for multiple causes across 22 NGOs in India. The event was preceded by fundraising initiatives through which festival-goers pledged monetary aid to NGOs. The two-day festival witnessed a mix of international …

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Crowning glory

Having won several local and national beauty pageants, Porvorim-based Sharon Dias is now all set to represent India at Miss World Nobel Queen International 2019 scheduled to take place next month in Hong Kong. Representing her state and country at the Miss World Nobel Queen International 2019 has not only been a great honour, but also a huge responsibility as …

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A confluence of colours

Upcoming artists Rachana Charate and Karteek Mahatme’s shared passion for creating art will be on display at ‘Eclectics’, an art exhibition that commences tomorrow, November 9, at Panache, Vasco. NT KURIOCITY gets you the details ANNA FERNANDES | NT KURIOCITY A shared love for art is what brought Rachana Charate and Karteek Mahatme together. And now the artistic duo is …

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Goan psychologist gives training in Afghanistan

A psychologist by profession, Clifford DeSilva, who is also the director of Goa Institute of Counselling (GIC) recently spent some time in Afghanistan giving counselling training to the teachers and NGO members who are partners with Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS). NT KURIOCITY gets more details NT KURIOCITY Over the last forty years, Clifford DeSilva, as a psychologist and director of …

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DBCE conducts workshop on PCB design and fabrication

NT KURIOCITY In order to fulfil industry goals, department of electronics and telecommunication (ETC) engineering of Don Bosco College of Engineering (DBCE) Margao, in association with FIIRE (Forum for Innovation Incubation Research and Entrepreneurship) and IETE conducted a one-day workshop on ‘PCB Design and Fabrication’, as a part of the tech feast ‘Technova 2019’. The workshop began with an introductory …

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SS Dempo College organises workshop on Data Science and Digital Analytics

NT KURIOCITY Department of information technology, SS Dempo College of Commerce and Economics, Cujira organised a two-day state level workshop on ‘Data Science and Digital Analytics’. The workshop was held with a view to bridge the gap between academics and industry in the latest and upcoming sector of digital marketing. Resource person for the workshop was head of artificial intelligence …

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Adora and Roysten win Mr and Miss Synthesis 2019

NT KURIOCITY Don Bosco College, Panaji organised its inter-class event Synthesis 2019 on theme Bollywood movies with the tagline ‘Synthesis Goes Desi’. Day one of the event comprised sports competitions such as Tug of War, Futsal, Dizzy Penalty, Fitness Orientation and Foot cricket. It also included a street play and the first two rounds of the competition -3rd Degree. Day …

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GVM’s SNJA HSS wins second place in inter zonal kabaddi tournament

NT KURIOCITY GVM’s SNJA Higher Secondary School, Ponda won first place in the inter zonal kabaddi tournament 2019-20 in the under-19 boys’ category, organised by Directorate of Sports and Youth Affairs, Panaji. In the finals GVM’s defeated Balram Higher Secondary School, Canacona by 18 points. The teams included Nihal Kunkalienkar, Bhim Rokaya, Vijay Maurya, Dakshat Patil, Sailaksh Naik, Akash Saroj, …

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GHS Morpirla students learn innovative techniques

NT KURIOCITY Manovikas High School, Margao organised ‘Footprints towards learning’ for students of Government High School, Morpirla.  Headmistress Morena Miranda along with 54 SSC students all enthusiastic and eager learners participated in the activities arranged for them. In his keynote address chairman of Manovikas Public Charitable Trust, Jose Manuel Noronha said the curious eyes must benefit from all the resources …

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