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GALF 2018 throws the spotlight on History

Writers David Gilmour, Deborah Baker and Ramachandra Guha will release their books revolving around history at the three-day festival NT BUZZ At this year’s GALF, history buffs are in for a treat, as the festival will have several known names in the world of historical literature as part of the sessions. The ninth edition of the Goa Arts and Literature …

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KLE CBALC wins Impressions’18

NT kuriocity Department of business administration of Rosary College of Commerce and Arts, Navelim organised a two-day National Level Management Event ‘Impressions 18’. The event began with an inaugural ceremony, followed by the Impressions theme songs and lighting of the traditional lamp. Chief guest for the inaugural function was Cabinet Minister, Government of Goa, Nilesh Cabral. Principal of the college, …

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Damodar College wins runners-up in basketball championship

NT KURIOCITY Goa University held an inter-collegiate basketball championship (women) wherein more than 15 teams took part. After winning all the preliminary matches against different colleges, Shree Damodar College reached the semi-finals against Dempo College, Panaji. In the final match against St Xavier’s College,  Shree Damodar College of Commerce and Economics secured runners-up position. The members of the college women’s …

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Purple Campaign organised by MES College

NT KURIOCITY Gender Champion Cell and department of sociology, MES College of Arts and Commerce in collaboration with the department of Women’s Studies, Goa University organised ‘Purple Campaign A workshop on Gender Sensitisation’ for final year students of the college. The colour purple is a combination of blue and pink and is symbolic of the dissolving of gender roles. The …

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‘It wasn’t a choice to be a filmmaker; I was kidnapped’, Dan Wolman

At 77 he hasn’t figured out what keeps him active, full of energy and knowledgeable. Israeli filmmaker, Dan Wolman, the recipient of this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award is delighted to be here, especially as his country is in focus at the 49th International Film Festival of India. NT BUZZ gets talking with him   Danuska Da Gama I NT kuriocity …

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Talak pronounced ‘Guilty’ for asking delegate to go back to Kerala

It was a chaotic day 3 at the International Film Festival at Kala Academy. Things went out of hand with the men in khaki trying to control disappointed delegates for mismanagement of the queue which led to non-ticket holders given entry over those who had tickets. While vice chairman, ESG Rajendra Talak rushed in to bring the situation under control, …

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KLE Society’s Lingraj College wins ENTRADA ‘18

NT KURIOCITY Department of bachelor of business administration (travel and tourism) of Rosary College of Commerce and Arts, Navelim organised a one-day national level inter-collegiate event ENTRADA’18 on the theme ‘Tourism and the Digital Transformation’. Seven teams from various colleges participated in the event. Chief guest for the event was proprietor of Go Green Eco Resort and La Q’Sine and …

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Goan Food off the menu at IFFI

E NISHA When being told that her French subjects had no bread, Marie-Antoinette supposedly sneered, Qu’ils mangent de la brioche—“Let them eat cake.” That pretty sums up IFFI’s food court at this year’s edition of the festival as well. The ratio of alcohol to tea is 4:1 – there are four stalls serving alcohol and just one serving tea and …

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‘I don’t have the luxury to choose films’ Janhvi Kapoor

NT kuriocity Bollywood actress Janhvi Kapoor who recently debuted in Bollywood with the film ‘Dadak’ said that as her career is still taking shape she does not have the luxury to choose a particular film project rather she takes up whatever projects are coming her way. Janhvi was invited to the 49th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) along with …

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‘It’s easy to compose songs than make films’ Arijit Singh

Venita Gomes| NT kuriocity It is quite rare to find singers venturing into filmmaking and here is Bollywood singer Arijit Singh, known for his popular hits like ‘Tera Fitoor’, ‘Tum Hi Ho’, ‘Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahunga’ and many others, who will soon make his Bollywood debut with the film ‘Sa’. Singh was invited to speak at the In conversation ‘Hitting …

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