Sunday , 22 July 2018


World of food additives

Rohini Diniz Preservatives are substances that are added to food items in order to inhibit, retard or arrest growth of microorganisms thereby preventing spoilage. There are two types of preservatives used in foods – Natural or Class I preservatives and Synthetic or Class II preservatives. Class I preservatives include natural agents like sugar, salt, vinegar, spices and alcohol that have ... Read More »

Teaching beyond the classroom

There is more to college life than academics and the classroom. Whether it is cultural or technical events, sports or competitions, these activities are a platform for students to exhibit their skills, talents and creativity in addition to providing a much-needed break from the classroom routine. NT KURIOCITY interacted with some students and professionals to find out their views on ... Read More »

The portrait of an artist

From speed painting and performances to event managing and now a music video on the way, Pernem-based Sanket Mandrekar’s experimentations know no bounds. NT KURIOCITY catches up with him prior to the August 5 release of his music video RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT KURIOCITY Artist Sanket Mandrekar looks forward to learning new things everyday in the deep “ocean of art” ... Read More »

Road safety and teenagers

Maria Fernandes Speed thrills but can also kill, hence it is important to teach your tee ager the importance of driving carefully and responsibly from a young age. Today, parents giving their children cars and bikes is very common. In some cases the child is not yet eighteen but drives and rides without a legal licence. What is surprising though ... Read More »

Dempo College and Govt IT dept hold workshop on Green Goa

NT KURIOCITY S S Dempo College of Commerce in collaboration with the department of IT, Government of Goa initiated the Green Goa workshop using a Global Positioning System app called EpiCollect. The aim of the workshop was to use information technology for a social and environmental cause. The resource person for the same was assistant director, directorate of higher education, ... Read More »

Tech Trendz organises talk on Microsoft Technologies

NT KURIOCITY Tech Trendz, the technology club of VVM’s Shree Damodar College of Commerce and Economics organised a Tech Talk session on Microsoft Technologies in association with Microsoft Developer Community. Resource person for the session was leader of Microsoft Developer Community, Goa, Vibhav Patil. Fifty students along with faculty members attended the session. The session aimed at providing students with ... Read More »

VP of Penha de Franca to felicitate meritorious students

NT KURIOCITY The village panchayat of Penha de Franca invites applications from candidates who have secured above 60 per cent in the SSCE and HSSC Goa Board and Central Board Examination for the academic year 2017-18. The cash prizes of `2000, `1500 and `1000 will be awarded to the first, second and third highest students in SSC and HSSC in ... Read More »

St Joseph’s Institute Ranked 1 amongst top 10 schools of Goa

NT KURIOCITY St Joseph’s Institute, Vasco has been ranked first amongst the top ten schools of Goa at the SSC Examination this year. To celebrate the achievement the school management committee and the PTA of Chowgule Education Society’s St Joseph’s Institute, Vasco felicitated its students, teachers and principal. The ceremony was conducted in the presence of the chief guest and ... Read More »

PTA meet held at Our Lady of Merces HS

NT KURIOCITY Our Lady of Merces High School, Merces held its annual PTA meeting. The meeting began with principal, Fr Remedious Britto Furtado, headmaster John Fernandes and other members lighting the traditional lamp. A motivational dance ‘Go light your world’ was presented by students after which teacher Sharmila said a prayer. In his speech principal, Fr Remedious Britto Furtado highlighted ... Read More »

Get rid of uncommon stains

Ninoshka Alvares-Delaney After an overwhelming response to my last article on how to remove stains, I thought of mentioning a few more stains that are not as common, but as onerous nonetheless. It turns out that I’m not the only person who broods over stained clothes. A stain on your favourite shirt can be quite disconcerting. Before I begin, I ... Read More »