Saturday , 16 February 2019


Santa Cruz Educational Complex holds annual prize distribution function

NT KURIOCITY The Santa Cruz Educational Complex comprising Santa Cruz Higher Secondary, High School and Primary and Pre-Primary school celebrated their annual day function. The theme for the annual day was ‘Through Education, let us bear witness to Christ in upliftment of the Poor’ which was presented meticulously through a logo depicting the same. Chief guest for the event was ... Read More »

Loyola HSS wins Inspirit

NT KURIOCITY Loyola Higher Secondary School emerged winners of the 6th edition of ‘Inspirit- Igniting Young Minds’ while Sharda Mandir School were runners-up. The event was organised by the Bachelor or Business Administration (BBA) Department of SS Dempo College of Commerce and Economics, Cujira. Sharada Mandir School, RMS HSS, Kings Higher Secondary School, Fr Agnel Higher Secondary School, Our Lady ... Read More »

Safety Quest 2019 to be held today at IMB

NT KURIOCITY A safety themed quiz for school children titled ‘Safety Quest 2019’ will be held today from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Institute Menezes Braganza Hall, Panaji. The quiz will cover various aspects of safety including road, fire, electrical, environmental safety, etc. The quiz is organised by The Arundhati Foundation and FSAI (Fire and Security Association of India -Goa ... Read More »

How to stop blackheads

Roanna Silveira Everyone has probably suffered from blackheads at one point of their life. Blackheads are small black dots that appear on the skin due to clogged hair follicles. These get clogged by a mixture of skin debris and sebum. These turn black if they are exposed to air and get oxidised, hence the term blackhead. Whiteheads are similar to ... Read More »

On to the path of joy

The 12th edition of DD Kosambi Festival of Ideas concluded with a talk on ‘Leading a balanced and joyous life through yoga-meditation’ by Swami Smaranananda Giri, the vice-president of the Yogoda Satsanga Society of India. NT BUZZ gets more details NT BUZZ Filled with joy on his first visit to Goa, Swami Smaranananda Giri who was the speaker for the ... Read More »

Life…in a taxi

‘All the world’s a taxi ride’, an upcoming play by In Stages, a theatre company for young adults at Sunaparanta-Goa Centre for the Arts, Altinho, takes place entirely in the course of a taxi ride, reports NT BUZZ CHRISTINE MACHADO |NT BUZZ It’s a busy scene that greets the eye at the Sunaparanta lawn. There’s an old trunk, a faded ... Read More »

Travelling film festival ‘Samabhav’ stops at DBC

NT BUZZ Men Against Violence and Abuse (MAVA) in collaboration with the department of social work, Don Bosco College (DBC), Panaji hosted the second edition of Samabhav, a travelling film festival film. The films covered issues from gender-based discrimination to challenging the male gender stereotypes and dominant model of masculinity. Present at the inaugural function was festival founder and director, ... Read More »

Noronhas’ Portuguese books released

NT BUZZ Panaji-based author Oscar de Noronha launched his first book in Portuguese titled Castilho de Noronha: por Deus e pelo País (For God and Country) at the Goa Arts and Literature Festival (GALF). The book is a biography of his grand-uncle who was a priest, professor, editor, author and parliamentarian. A native of Neura, Noronha was a member of ... Read More »

Crisis in the Church

Patricia Pereira-Sethi The Catholic Church is currently facing a watershed moment, its most serious since the Reformation — when Martin Luther prompted the schism which split Christians into Catholics and Protestants. The disturbing revelations of clerical sexual abuse have left the Faithful and the world at large reeling, in a state of shock. From Australia and France to Chile, Germany ... Read More »

‘Take ownership of your own land’

Ad film director and marketing guru, Prahlad Kakar on the third day of the 12th edition of DD Kosambi delivered a talk on ‘Goa – Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow’. NT BUZZ reports NT BUZZ Calling upon the people of Goa to take ownership of their land, ad film director, Prahlad Kakar said that if Goans don’t take responsibility and ownership of ... Read More »