Monday , 16 July 2018


OPPO launches A3S in budget segment

Prajyot Mainkar   OPPO has launched A3s which is a rebranded version of A5 that was launched in China last week. This phone has a 6.2-inch FullView 2.5D curved glass display with a resolution of 1520 pixels x 720 pixels. Please like & share: Read More »

Novel mushroom pigment discovered in Goa

Dr. Nandkumar M. Kamat   We at Goa University are thankful to the Mycological Society Of China ( for publishing our internationally peer reviewed research (purification and characterisation of a sulphur rich melanin from edible mushroom Termitomyces albuminosus Heim) on a novel pigment (due to its high sulphur content) found in local mushrooms. Please like & share: Read More »

Old England hub hails and mourns England’s loss

SANJJEEV K SAMYAL   Till the wee hours of Thursday, loud drunken voices could be heard in the area close to the India cricket team hotel. Almost everyone had gone home, hearts sombre after the defeat, but a few football tragics were wasted. Please like & share: Read More »

Goan women and cuisine excel at the Goan Woman Chef of the Year 2018

Maria Fernandes|NT   With an aim to challenge and test the culinary skills of Goan women, The Navhind Times in partnership with Taj Exotica Resort and Spa, Goa organised a culinary competition, on Sunday, July 8 at the hotel premises in Benaulim. Please like & share: Read More »

The politics of the web

Social media has millions of followers, young and the old, has attracted politicians and elected representatives to have their profiles, pages and handles. NT BUZZ tries to understand the perceptions of people towards the political use of the platform and the scope it has in bridging the gap of communication Please like & share: Read More »

Generosity is not a Virtue

Sadhguru   Generosity is not a virtue, it is a weakness that has come from a limited identity of who you are. Suppose your child is hungry right now. If you give him food, do you think you are generous? Do you feel generous? No. But if a child on the street is hungry, if you give something to that ... Read More »

Fantastic and futuristic looks

Meher Castelino The graduating FMM students of Pearl Academy of Fashion Mumbai created a stunning collection of headgear and makeup during the Portfolio 18 show. With the theme being Avant Garde it was but natural that the students allowed their creativity to run wild for the headgear and makeup that caused a sensation on the ramp.  Please like & share: Read More »

A tribute to Gioacchino Rossini and Isabella Colbran

The Consulate of Italy in Goa is all set to present a soprano and harp concert, ‘Gioacchino Rossini and Isabella Colbran: a Musical Marriage’ on July 19 at Institute Menezes Braganza, Panaji. NT BUZZ  has the details Please like & share: Read More »

World of food additives

Rohini Diniz   The colour and appearance of a food greatly influences a consumer’s acceptability and the use of food colours in processed foods ensures just that. Please like & share: Read More »