Monday , 20 May 2019

Kurio City

Divya Dhatri held at Govt College Quepem

NT KURIOCITY NSS unit of the Government College of Arts Science and Commerce, Quepem organised ‘Divya Dhatri’, a  district level cultural programme in collaboration with Nehru Yuva Kendra, Margao  to propogate the idea of national unity, oneness and integration. On the occasion NSS convenor Kulkarni highlighted the importance of the theme ‘Divya Dhatri’ and its relevance to the youth. He ... Read More »

Get rid of common stains

NINOSHKA ALVARES-DELANEY Every one of us has spilt something on our clothes at some point or the other. While for some people it might not make much of a difference, for others (like me) it may be the end of the world. What you need to know is that every stain isn’t necessarily a lost cause, and you needn’t always ... Read More »

Studying smart

Youth Icon RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT KURIOCITY Shubhechchha Ramchandra Mudras, who scored 565 marks out of 600 in the Goa Board HSSC Exam 2018 in the science stream, has secured a direct admission into the BITS Pilani Rajasthan Campus for BE (Computer Science) under the board toppers’ scheme. She is one of the three toppers in science stream in Goa ... Read More »

Sushant Singh Rajput turns director; set to make a space film

Star of the week Actor Sushant Singh Rajput has a long list of films lined up and to add another feather to his cap, he has decided to turn director and helm a sci-fi genre space film. Sushant’s decision to turn director stems from the fact that he was to work in Chanda Mama Door Ke, a film based on ... Read More »

Weak heart, but strong willed

10 -year-old old Margao-based Shannon Fernandes was a premature baby after many heart stoppages in the womb and has a chip implanted to monitor his heart functioning at all times. He acted in the film titled ‘Mama! I got your cigarettes’ that was screened at the 2nd Anti Tobacco Film Festival 2018 and the film was also acknowledged at the ... Read More »

Back from the land of the rising sun

Six students from Goa University were selected to attend an exchange programme at Nihon University, Japan. The programme included 40 hours of modules on Japanese society, culture, business and communications. NT KURIOCITY caught up with three students to know about their experience Alisha Nicole Carvalho | NT KURIOCITY The Goa University has an ongoing collaboration with Nihon University, Japan which ... Read More »

Gaming addiction: An upcoming teenage disease

Dr Kedar Padte In recent press headlines and article by WHO ‘gaming addiction’ has been listed under mental disorder. In other words it falls under the same category as schizophrenia, mania and anxiety neurosis! Gaming addiction is now a psychiatric condition classified by World Health Organisation (WHO) in its new International Classification of Diseases (ICD). Member of WHO’s department of ... Read More »

MES conducts talk on CV writing

NT KURIOCITY Placement Cell of MES College of Arts and Commerce, Zuarinagar organised a talk on CV Writing and Presentation Skills for an Interview for final year students of the college. Resource person was Clare Noronha who has over eighteen years experience as an HR Professional. In her session, Claire emphasised the importance of standing out in the crowd by ... Read More »

Agnel Institute of Food Crafts and Culinary Sciences receives Guinness World Record certificate

NT KURIOCITY Guinness World Record has issued a certificate of participation to Agnel Institute of Food Crafts and Culinary Sciences, Verna for their participation in the world record event of the largest fish patty/fritter of 295.6 kilograms (651.68 lbs) under the guidance of Joseph Dias from Trinity Group and Culinary Forum of Goa (All India). The world record effort was ... Read More »

Aumkar secures 28th spot in AIIMS entrance test

NT KURIOCITY Aumkar Shah, a student of Cujira’s Mushtifund Aryaan Higher Secondary School, secured an all-India rank of 28 at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) entrance test. Talking about this achievement Aumkar said: “This is the best rank at AIIMS from Goa and it makes me the first Goan student to take admission in the prestigious AIIMS, ... Read More »