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When transparency can be defined as a mess

Goa Football Association (GFA) is getting ready to elect its new Executive Committee and in the process a few anomalies relating to how the present Executive committee led by Elvis Gomes has tried to push amendments that appear to have no relevance have surfaced. Please like & share: Read More »

FILM REVIEW SACHIN CHATTE

Straight From the Heart Film: A Star Is Born Cast: Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott Directed by: Bradley Cooper Duration: 2 hrs 15 mins Rating:  * * * * During times when remakes are more of money making than a creative exercise, A Star Is Born comes like a breath of fresh air. Actor turned director Bradley Cooper makes ... Read More »

An orphan’s tale

Fr Doel Dias’ eighth tiatr questions the society and highlights the issues related to orphans. NT BUZZ speaks to the director and finds out more about his tiatr SACHI NAIK | NT BUZZ Fr Doel Dias based at Nuvem is always on his toes when Kala Academy Tiatr Competition arrives. Like many other tiatrists who produce tiatrs only during the ... Read More »

And the winner is…

NT BUZZ The results of the Tiatr Competition ‘A’ Group organised by Kala Academy from September 10 to October 8, 2018 at Dinanath Mangeshkar Kala Mandir, Panaji, have been declared and the tiatr ‘I Love You’ staged by Calangute Association, Calangute has been honoured with the  first prize amounting to `1,00,000. The tiatr ‘Citizen’ staged by Machi Mogi Morjim Cultural ... Read More »

Navratri festivities takeover

RAMESH SAVAIKAR I NT Navratri utsav in Goa has commenced. Sharada Navratri, the most celebrated of the four Navratris (Sharada, Vasanta, Magha and Ashada) commenced on the first day (Pratipada) of the fortnight of the lunar month of Ashvin and will conclude on the ninth night of Mahanavmi, followed by Vijayadashmi or Dussehra on the tenth day, October 18. The festivities ... Read More »

A story of confusion

Konkani film, Questao De Confusao is currently being screened at several places in Goa. NT BUZZ catches up with the producer Suchita Narvekar and lead actor Rajdeep Naik to know more about their experience of working on the film VENITA GOMES | NT BUZZ Over the past few years, several Konkani films have been made dealing with themes like property ... Read More »

Giving voice to rural India

Stalin K and Jessica Mayberry of Video Volunteers, which has its headquarters in Goa, are among the finalists for the Social Entrepreneur of the Year (SEOY) India 2018 Award. NT BUZZ takes a look at how this community-based news agency powered by rural correspondents is making a change CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ An anganwadi serving only raw and stale ... Read More »

Understanding breast cancer

Deepika Rathod Last week’s article discussed what breast cancer is. This week we shall delve into the causes and risk factors for the same. A strong family history of breast cancer makes one susceptible to it. There are a number of inherited mutated genes which increase the likelihood of breast cancer. These genes have been identified as breast cancer gene ... Read More »

An American in Paris: Spectaculaire!

RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR | NT NETWORK The bright and breezy, Technicolor and toe-tapping ‘An American in Paris’ (1951) is one of the most imaginative musical confections turned out by Hollywood. In fact, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer delved into the past glories of the American songbook to create this musical. The idea for the film came to producer, Arthur Freed when he attended ... Read More »

Personifying the inanimate

The opening show of the season at Sunaparanta ‘Still Life’ – curated by Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi under the patronage of Dattaraj and Dipti Salgaocar – is a true amalgamation of east meets west. Two renowned design artists, Gunjan Gupta teaming up with Paul Mathieu from France to exhibit works on the theme. NT BUZZ gets talking to the two designers ... Read More »