Tuesday , 18 September 2018

Kurio City

Disc brakes and Drum Brakes

Kedar Kulkarni “Papa, Rohan said that the brakes for his cycle are disc brakes.” Raju asked his father, “How is that? There is no disc there.” Raju’s father understood that Raju’s next question will be on the drum brakes as well. He asked Raju, “What is the use of brakes in a vehicle Raju?” Please like & share: Read More »

Artistic works of three artists on display at KA

Artists Sunil Kakodkar, Suyash Tanawade and Aslesh Kamat are all set to exhibit their works titled ‘heArt and Soul’ from April 13 to April 15 at Kala Academy, Panaji. Sunil Kakodkar Please like & share: Read More »

A step towards the real world

Talerang, an organisation that provides career training to students and professionals, with the mission to create a work-ready India is launching chapters at colleges across Goa. NT KURIOCITY speaks to the founder and CEO of Talerang, Shveta Raina to find out about its plans in Goa and more NT KURIOCITY   Could you please elucidate about ‘Talerang’ and its fee ... Read More »

DBC organises its Don Bosco Youth Festival

NT KURIOCITY “We need to encourage youngsters to come forward and get them involved in various arts,” said chef guest, minister of Art and Culture, Govind Gawde at the inaugural function of the Don Bosco Youth Festival held at Don Bosco College, Panaji. He also spoke about the importance of education and culture. Don Bosco College, Panaji along with Don ... Read More »

Andrison Alphonso wins The Chef Miguel Arcanjo Student of the Year Award

NT Kuriocity Taj Exotica in collaboration with Joe and Odette Mascarenhas family and Agnel Institute of Food Crafts and Culinary Sciences, Verna Goa organised a competition for the best student Chef from the hospitality institutes in Goa. The Chef Miguel Arcanjo Student of the Year Award was awarded to Andrison Alphonso from Agnel Institute of Food Crafts and Culinary Sciences, Verna ... Read More »

St Michael’s Convent HS celebrates National Science Day

NT KURIOCITY St Michael’s Convent High school celebrated the National Science Day in association with Goa State Council of Science and Technology on the theme ‘Science and Technology for Sustainable Future’. The programme began with the garlanding of a portrait of C V Raman by headmistress, Sr Liberata Fernandes. The activities such as science quiz, science experiment demo, power point ... Read More »

Lourdes Convents observes World Autism Awareness Day with focus on Inclusion

NT KURIOCITY In  a bid to sensitise people and spread awareness about autism as well as the inclusion of autistic children/adults in all walks of life, Lourdes Convent High School, Saligao organised an inter-school drawing competition on the topic ‘Inclusion’ for regular students and children with autism.  It was held on the occasion of ‘World Autism Awareness Day’ on school ... Read More »

Chandigarh school dropout Trishneet Arora makes it to Forbes’ U-30 list

A school dropout from Chandigarh who is now a cyber security expert has made it to the Forbes ‘30 under 30’ Asia 2018 list. Trishneet Arora, 25, made his way to the Enterprise Technology category of the list “which is packed with innovators and disruptors who are reshaping their industries and changing Asia for the better,” said a spokesperson for ... Read More »

Allergy and Teenage Sexuality

Dr Kedar Phadte Allergica at 16 years was clearly itched with me. “You said it’s not a gynaecological problem doctor and sent me to a dermatologist. After getting relief for a month now, not only is my genital inflamed, but my periods have also gone haywire,” shouted Allergica. During her previous consultation I had noticed a distinct urticarial reaction she ... Read More »

Medicine’s answer to dwarfism

Not many are aware that the Goa Medical College, Bambolim is equipped to conduct a minor surgery called the Ilizarov technique – usually used to fill the fractured gap in the bone – now also used to increase height of a person. NT KURIOCITY speaks to professor and head of department of orthopaedic surgery and medical superintendent at Goa Medical ... Read More »