Tuesday , 21 May 2019


Khursachi Vatt – TIATR REVIEW JP Pereira

Willie Silveira has always released Lenten plays which move the audience to reflect. A story recounted parallel to the sufferings of Jesus; ‘Khursachi Vatt’ narrates a story of a loving father, a mother who is quick to find fault and a child who longs for his parent’s love. Joy, Tania and their young son Oswald have problems. Joy works late ... Read More »

Diocesan Catechetical Centre celebrates 50 years

NT BUZZ The Diocesan Catechetical Centre celebrated its golden jubilee on March 7, at the Pastoral Institute St Pius X, Old Goa. The celebration began with a faith exhibition presented by school and catechism students. A brass band led by students of St Theresa’s Convent High School, Raia accompanied the dignitaries to the entrance of the Pastoral Institute. Colourful balloons ... Read More »

Hues of joy

RAMESH SAVAIKAR | NT NETWORK Holi is a two-day long Hindu festival that marks the arrival of spring. It is a festival of colours and is a celebration of fertility and love. It also signifies the triumph of good over evil. In some communities, Holi is seen as a festival for farmers seeking blessings for a fertile land and a ... Read More »

Salesians await visit of Don Bosco’s successor

The Salesian family of Don Bosco is anticipating the visit of the Rector Major of Don Bosco, Fr Ángel Fernández Artime, who will be visiting the province of Panaji for the first time from March 27 to April 1. Read More »

‘Queen of comedy’ comes to Goa

The winner of the TLC programme ‘Queens of Comedy’, Niveditha Prakasam will star alongside Biswa Kalyan Rath at the LOLStar show on March 26, 7 p.m. at Entertainment Society Goa, Panaji. Read More »

Celebrating artisans with ethnic silk

Silk India Expo 2019, a ten-day silk exhibition organised by Hastashilpi, was inaugurated by Goan actress Sonam Morajkar at Panjim Convention Centre. Read More »

Sprinting towards a better future

Prayas, a project by JCI India organised Run 4 Niine on the occasion of International Women’s Day. Nationwide activities were held in over 500 cities all over India with an aim to create awareness about menstruation throughout India. In Goa, the run took place across Panaji, Mapusa, Margao, Vasco, Fatorda, Ponda, Sanguem/Curchorem, Pilar, Sada and Ponda where various schools, teachers ... Read More »

Run Free, a night run for women

Sole Mates, a voluntary group of runners organised ‘Run Free’, a night run to commemorate Women’s Day. The idea for the run came about because women hesitate to run alone and choose to run in the morning due to the fear of being attacked. The aim of the run was to enable women to run without fear. Read More »

Women supporting women

Udant, an NGO based in Santa Cruz celebrated International Women’s Day. Read More »

‘Lucky it wasn’t a dance-off with Madhuri’

When we meet her at the Dharma office, Alia Bhatt — looking sprightly as always — can barely conceal her happiness after having watched the cut of Ghar More Pardesiya, the first song from Kalank. “There was no scope of going wrong with this,” says the actor. Read More »