Thursday , 15 November 2018

Kurio City

Hopes and aspirations for 2018

  Maria Fernandes|NT KURIOCITY “I hope to do many things this year and one of them is reading the newspaper daily,” says 17-year-old Mikail. “Of course I get updates on my phone but invariably I just don’t read all the details. Reading the newspaper will I am sure, have lots of benefits besides keeping me updated about local news.” Please ... Read More »

Sun, sand and science at SCI-FFI

Science Film Festival of India (SCI-FFI) is back with its third edition to be held from January 16 to January 19 at ESG Complex, Panaji. Like the last editions, this year the Science Film-Making Competition will have films that students have shot on mobile phones on any science-related topic. NT KURIOCITY speaks to the president of Vidnyan Parishad, Goa, Suhas ... Read More »

Chocolate likely to get extinct in 30 years

With warmer global temperatures and dryer weather conditions threatening the survival of the fragile cocoa plant, which could see chocolate disappear by as early as 2050, scientists are exploring the possibility of using the gene-editing technology CRISPR to evolve crops that can survive environmental challenges. Please like & share: Read More »

Parenting alone

Maria Fernandes A single parent has ten times more responsibility as compared to two parents. Not just that, even the entire parenting scenario assumes different dimensions when the mantle falls on one! Tensions, pressures, depression, fights, etc, have to be borne by most and multitasking becomes the norm of the day. Please like & share: Read More »

Be awesome, choose to be happy

Kimberly Dias   Dear Kimberly, With start of every new year everybody keeps asking me about my resolutions and I don’t think I ever make any. I sometimes wonder if it’s necessary to make any as people are always talking about how they never keep any of the resolutions they make or just forget about them as the months go ... Read More »

Goa College of Engineering wins X-CARVE 2017

Goa College of Engineering became the overall winners of X-CARVE 2017, an inter-collegiate all Goa Level Tech-Fest for civil engineering/architectural engineering, while Government Polytechnic Bicholim were runners-up. The fourth edition of the fest was organised by the final year civil engineering students of Fr Agnel Polytechnic, Verna. Please like & share: Read More »

DBCE visits FM Instrumentation and ZIOL

An industrial visit to FM Instrumentation, Ponda and Zuari Indian Oil Tanking Limited was organised for the students of BEETC of Don Bosco College of Engineering, Margao. A total of 55 students along with faculty members Flavia Leitao and Deron Rodrigues went on the field trip. Please like & share: Read More »

AITD conducts training on NATS Portal

The Corporate Institute Relationship Cell (CIRC) of Agnel Institute of Technology and Design (AITD), Assagao in association with the Board of Apprenticeship Training (BOAT) Western Region-Mumbai, under the guidance of deputy director N N Wadode conducted a half-day hands-on training session on the new NATS portal of BOAT at AITD. Please like & share: Read More »

STARS NGO holds Christmas celebration

In order to encourage children to help the underprivileged and needy, STARS, an NGO in collaboration with Panjim Connect organised a Christmas event at Gracia De Orta garden.  Please like & share: Read More »