Wednesday , 24 April 2019

Kurio City

Goa gets a squash star in Yash

RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT KURIOCITY Teenage squash sensation from Vasco, Yash Fadte discovered his love for squash at a tender age of eight. Although his father Dilip and uncle Namdev played cricket for Goa and his twin brother Om plays for the Goa Under-16 team, Yash chose a different sport. After his retirement from cricket, his father took up squash ... Read More »

G S Amonkar Vidya Mandir, Mapusa wins 10th All Goa Inter-School GK quiz competition

NT KURIOCITY Sairaj Ghosarwadkar and Chinmayee Kalangutkar of GS Amonkar Vidya Mandir, Mapusa won the 10th All Goa Interschool GK quiz competition organised by the PTA of Mushtifund High School, Cujira, at the Late Shrinivassa Sinai Dempo Hall, Mushtifund Saunstha Building, Panaji. Second place was won by Amit Kuvelkar and S Siddharth of Navy Children School, Dabolim-Vasco, while third place ... Read More »

Dempo HSS holds felicitates meritorious students

NT KURIOCITY The annual prize distribution ceremony of DCT’s Vasantrao Dempo Higher Secondary School of Arts, Science and Commerce, Cujira, St Cruz, was held in the Audio Visual room of the institution. Chief Guest for the function was minister of department of health, craftsmen training, women and child development, government of Goa, Vishwajit Rane and chairman of Dempo Charities Trust ... Read More »

SS Angle HSS wins All Goa Inter Higher Secondary School Street Play competition

NT KURIOCITY With the aim to create awareness amongst the adolescent and also to imbibe in them the spirit to fight against social problems existing in our society, NSS unit of MES Higher Secondary School, Zuarinagar organised an All Goa Inter Higher Secondary School Street Play competition, as part of the World Aids Day. SS Angle Higher Secondary School, Mashem, ... Read More »

Vidya Vikas Academy wins Global Innovative School Awards 2018

NT KURIOCITY Vidya Vikas Academy, Margao was awarded the Global Innovative School Awards (GISA) 2018 for its exemplary performance in five areas – impact, academic performance, cultural inclusion, social awareness and technology infusion. The Global Millennial Conference in Dubai was organised by BITS Pilani Dubai Campus in association with Phyzok. The theme of the conference was ‘Demystifying Millennial Culture and ... Read More »

DBC of Engineering hosts Inspirus 2k17

NT KURIOCITY ‘Inspirus 2k17-Make it happen’, a National Level Intercollegiate technical and non-technical event was hosted for the first time by the department of Computer Engineering in association with C-CODES of Don Bosco College of Engineering, Fatorda. The event was inaugurated by minister of IT, Revenue and Labour and Employment Rohan Khaunte. The inaugural ceremony also saw the installation of ... Read More »

IT Dept of GEC conducts workshop on Invent Android Apps using MIT AppInventor

NT KURIOCITY Thirty-seven students studying in first year and second year at Goa College of Engineering enroled for the workshop ‘Invent Android Apps using MIT AppInventor’ that was conducted by IT department at the college. Resource persons for the half-day workshop were faculty members Soniya Usgaonkar and Devaki Shinkre. Participants were trained to create basic Android Apps using the MIT ... Read More »

Field trip to Pune for DBCE students

NT KURIOCITY Members of the collegiate club Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) of the Mechanical Engineering Department of Don Bosco College of Engineering, Fatorda visited Fluid Controls Private Limited at Pimpri-Chinchwad and Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) at Chakan and Kothrud, Pune. Students were accompanied by professors Chetan Gaonkar and Siddu Biradar. Fluid Controls Private Limited provides high pressure ... Read More »

Cyber health: Teenage misconception

Dr Kedar Padte If you are a teenager reading this article, you must have looked away from the paper at least four times before actually reading this sentence. And what could have interrupted you? Food, having a beverage or your mother calling out to you? No… It is your cell phone. Everyone thinks they own the cell phone but the ... Read More »

Makeup tips for Valentine’s Day

Roanna Silveira Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! Everyone with a significant other is readying their outfit for a romantic evening. But have you decided on makeup to look your best for the evening? Here’s an idea to help you look great for the occasion. Start off with a cleansed face. A clean face means that makeup will stick ... Read More »