Wednesday , 21 November 2018


Two-day National Seminar held at St Xavier’s

NT KURIOCITY The departments of chemistry and electronics, St Xavier’s College organised a two-day National Seminar in association with Department of Science, Technology and Environment, Government of Goa. The topic of the seminar was ‘Recent advances in applied chemistry and electronic technologies’. The seminar was attended by about 180 students and teachers from colleges in the state, Goa University, industry ... Read More »

Our Lady of Merces HS installs Interact Club

NT KURIOCITY Our Lady of Merces High School, Merces held the installation ceremony of its Interact Club. The ceremony was attended by the president of the Rotary Club, Sadashiv Sirsat; secretary; Balchandra Amonkar; director of youth services, Glen Kalavampara; Cerolina Henriques; Shree Kumar; Dubhashi Parai; principal, Fr Remedios Britto Furtado; headmaster, John Fernandes; teachers and students. A video presentation of ... Read More »

Art workshop: Bringing music, dance and art together

NT KURIOCITY The Art workshop by artist Siddhi Naik brought together art, music and dance at International Centre Goa, Dona Paula. The workshop was organised for children with aim of changing the perspective of drawing and painting towards creative thinking and mind development and enjoying one’s idea of artwork. The workshop had musical sessions by musicians Rweff De Souza and ... Read More »

Touching base with the heart

Kamesh D Patel, also known as Daaji, the fourth global guide of Heartfulness, was in Goa to speak at the recent yoga conference. NT BUZZ caught up with him and two of his followers to gain an insight into this form of meditation   CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ A derivative of the Raja Yoga meditation founded at the turn ... Read More »

Yoga and dance – two sides to the same coin

Kathak dancer, Shovana Narayan and yoga expert cum educationist, Anita Dua recently launched ‘Illuminating Indian Classical Dances through yoga’ at the International Conference on Yoga for Public Healthcare which concluded recently in Panaji. NT BUZZ speaks to the authors to find more VENITA GOMES| NT BUZZ Yoga and Indian Classical dance are two integral parts of the Indian culture. The ... Read More »

Glamour and talent at Glitterati 2018

NT BUZZ Pixie World Creations Glitterati 2018 was held at Bay 15. The event aimed at uniting recognised as well as budding designers, models, showstoppers and allied talent on a single platform. The event showcased a youthful collection of bridal wear, pret and corporate wear. Participating designers at Glitterati 2018 were Tanya Batra (Chennai), Kingshuk  Bhaduri (Dehradun), Safeena Khan (Lucknow), Mary Macklin Fernandes (Goa), ... Read More »

Kolakaram – tiatr personality jp pereira

Tiatr ‘Kolakaram’ by Pascoal de Chicalim narrates a tale of selfishness, evil and retribution with suspense thrown in. Elsie is the sarpanch of the village. Her husband was murdered and her father-in-law seems to know something about the killer. But since he is unable to write and talk it remains a secret. Elsie is ambitious, selfish and corrupt. She ill-treats ... Read More »

Portuguese and Goan culinary pop up: A treat for taste buds

NT BUZZ Mumbai-based chef Gracian de Souza returned to his roots in Goa to conduct a two-day Portuguese and Goan culinary pop up at The Project Cafe in Assagao. The menu was inspired by Gracian’s recent travels to Portugal where he explored the country’s authentic cuisine. The recipes brought together modern renditions that marry Portuguese and Goan flavours. The dishes are ... Read More »

Yoga culture beyond India

Yoga has its roots in India. But the practice has transgressed boundaries and has been embraced by people across cultures, religions. The two-day International Conference on ‘Yoga for Public Health’ at Kala Academy concluded yesterday in Panaji. On the sidelines NT BUZZ caught up with foreign delegates to understand how they have adopted yoga in their lifestyle VENITA GOMES | ... Read More »

Diabetes – a silent killer on the loose

Diabetes one of the most common ailments, affects people worldover. As lightly we take it, it is a major killer that hinders functioning of several vital organs. Today, on World Diabetes Day, NT BUZZ aims to create more awareness Danuska Da Gama I NT BUZZ “I was always a physically active person, played sport. Then in my early thirties I ... Read More »