Breaking News

Supplements

About nutrition and nourishment

NT BUZZ YUVA in association with Community Food and Nutrition Extension Unit of Food and Nutrition Board under Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India will organise a nutrition awareness programme on June 8, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Government Primary School, near Jairam Complex, Mala -Panaji. The programme will includes awareness on infant/baby food, diet for …

Read More »

Live wise and waste free

Waste reduction and segregation at source are two important aspects that we need to imbibe in our daily lives to tackle the waste management problem. On World Environment Day, NT BUZZ teams up with TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute) to shed more light on managing ‘our own waste wisely’ Danuska Da Gama | NT BUZZ Goa has a population …

Read More »

Celebrating a Jazz legend

NT BUZZ When one thinks of jazz in Goa or indeed in India, the name Braz Gonsalves inevitably comes to mind. And now Communicare Trust in partnership with Lotus Film and TV Production and Help India have teamed up to put together a musical to celebrate the life of this renowned Goan jazz saxophonist. Titled ‘Raga Rock’, after the musician’s …

Read More »

Archbishop releases pastoral letter

NT BUZZ The pastoral letter for the year 2019-20 was released at St Cristo Rei Hall, Borda, Margao by Archbishop Filipe Neri Ferrao on the occasion of the solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord. The pastoral letter is addressed to all priests, religious communities, to the lay faithful and to the people of good will in the archdiocese of …

Read More »

Here’s a chance to dispose your e-waste

NT BUZZ On June 8 and 9, an e-waste collection drive will be organised from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Arjuntree One, Comba, Margao. Giving an insight into what the e-waste drive is all about managing director, Soham Prabhu said: “In our homes we have a lot of electronic waste which we don’t know what to do with. We …

Read More »

Celebrating women empowerment

NT BUZZ Internationally acclaimed fashion designer Verma D’Mello recently showcased her collection at the Cannes Fashion and Film Festival in France for the fourth time. This year too her collection was themed on women empowerment. She said that it reflected on her life’s work to transform the lives of the underprivileged and underserved rural women in my native Goa. This …

Read More »

Promoting a tobacco-free lifestyle

NT BUZZ The Goa chapter of the medial wing of the Rajyoga Education and Research Foundation – sister concern of Brahma Kumaris – organised various service activities in the state to commemorate World No Tobacco Day. World Health Organisation celebrates World No Tobacco Day on May 31 every year as to raise awareness on the harmful and deadly effects of …

Read More »

The dark side of the dairy industry

NT BUZZ On the occasion of World Milk Day, a demonstration was organised at the Kadamba Bus Terminus, Panaji, to highlight the dark side of the dairy industry. The demonstrations included an activist chaining herself and a baby doll to show how mother cows are separated from their babies so that humans can steal the milk she produces for her …

Read More »

Along the ride… to victory

NT BUZZ Over one hundred cyclists across the cities of Margao, Ponda, Vasco and Panaji took part in the second edition of the May Mayhem Cycling Challenge (MMCC) event organised by Cycling Goa, an association of Goan cyclists. The MMCC required cyclists from across Goa to cycle a minimum of 20 kilometres every day and a total of 400 kilometres …

Read More »

Celebrating biodiversity

Miguel Braganza Earth Day was muted this year as it was the eve of the general elections to the Lok Sabha. The Botanical Society of Goa has been celebrating Earth Day as part of the ‘Konkan Fruit Fest’ for the past four years – but this year the event was cancelled. The Goa State Biodiversity Board (GSBB) observed a quiet …

Read More »