Thursday , 20 September 2018


Chowgule College’s TNT makes it to The Red Bull Spotlight college band hunt

NT KURIOCITY The college band of Parvatibai Chowgule College, Margao – TNT – has been selected for the finals of the Red Bull Spotlight, a nation-wide programme to identify and support talent across various fields. Competitions were held in nine cities across the country, namely, Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Chennai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Guwahati, Goa and Pune – with one band emerging ... Read More »

Career guidance seminar and felicitation of meritorious students held at Colvale

NT KURIOCITY Akhil Gomantakiya Daivadnya Brahmin Youth Association, Margao in collaboration with Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan, Panaji organised a career guidance seminar cum felicitation of meritorious students for the students of class 10 and 12 at Mahadev Smruti Sabhagruha hall, Colvale. Chief guest was district youth coordinator of Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan, Kalidas Ghatwal. Also present on the dais were ... Read More »

Big Foot Trust awards SSC toppers

NT KURIOCITY The Big Foot Trust held its 16th annual felicitation function of SSC toppers from schools in Loutolim and Raia. Chief guests were Tony and Cecilia Vaz, members of Village Panchayat Loutolim. Students were felicitated at the hands of Cecilia Vaz with cash prizes and a memento. Maureen Alvares spoke about the Big Foot and its role in the education ... Read More »

Quick guide to beauty tools

Roanna Silveira Are you interested in makeup but do brushes scare you? Do the numerous brushes confuse you and would you rather use your fingers instead of figuring out what each one is used for? Here’s an easy list of the basic makeup tools you’ll need! Flat foundation brush: Use this to apply cream or liquid foundations. Apply the foundation ... Read More »

Anushka Sharma gets a talking wax statue

Star of the week She is undoubtedly, one of the most loved Bollywood female stars right now. And now, Anushka Sharma’s fans can get up, close and personal to her, thanks to her wax statue at Madame Tussauds Singapore. What’s interesting is that the Pari actor is going to have a unique interactive figurine. “Yes, it’s true that the wax ... Read More »

Mission Rabies educates two million children in five years

NT BUZZ In July 2018, Mission Rabies celebrated the milestone of educating two million children in India and Malawi. They have educated almost 900,000 children in India alone. Director of Education, Mission Rabies, Murugan Appupillai, said: “One child dies from rabies every 15 minutes. Many of these children die alone at home without proper care, because they are unaware of ... Read More »

Brass instrumental concert enthrals music lovers

NT BUZZ Garden Central Music Studio presented a ‘Brass instrumental concert’ on Tuesday at Menezes Braganza Hall, Panaji. The event was organised to promote the sound that is beautiful to hear, and unique to this family of instruments. This was the fourth brass concert being held this year. This time the focus was on the extraordinary music of the Rock ... Read More »

Goa Hiking Association conducts season’s first trek to Chand Surya

NT BUZZ The monsoon season in Goa offers a unique experience of adventure activities, and to boost these adventurous trails, Goa Hiking Association recently organised a hiking tour at Chand Surya in Netravali. Over 140 participants attended the trek. The place ‘Chand Surya’ got its name from a stone which is carved in the pattern of a moon and the ... Read More »

Healing with nature

Narayan Govind Velip of Morpilla, Quepem, has been using natural medicines sourced from forests, which he claims can heal serious ailments. And he is determined to create awareness about traditional medicine. NT BUZZ gets you some details SACHI NAIK| NT BUZZ Traditional medicine derived from natural sources like leaves, twigs, bark, etc has slowly been waning out. With certified doctors, ... Read More »

Giving Goan folk groups a boost

NT BUZZ In order to select groups to perform for various programmes in the state, other states as well as international programmes, the Directorate of Art and Culture has invited entries of Goan folk artists for the selection trials which will be held from July 19 to July 21 at Rajiv Gandhi Kala Mandir, Ponda.  The selection will start from 9 ... Read More »