Thursday , 16 August 2018


Portugal has something for everyone

Does a place with plenty of sunshine, amazing beaches and heritage monuments appeal to you? Then, you will do well to visit Portugal on your next trip Asian News International A mild climate with more than 3,000 hours of sunshine a year, 850 km of fabulous beaches and a valuable heritage; these are just some of the things that make ... Read More »

Summer coolers

Rohini Diniz Summer is that season of the year when the scorching sun coupled with high humidity and hot wind makes life uncomfortable for one and all. The high temperature results in sweating which leads to a loss of fluid along with the electrolytes-sodium, potassium and chloride from the body resulting in weakness, fatigue, muscle cramps and ultimately dehydration which ... Read More »

To lose weight the right way, include these 6 superfoods in your diet

Indo Asian News Service, New Delhi The success of your fitness and weight loss goals are totally governed by what you eat. And with the recent rise of lifestyle diseases in India, the saying couldn’t ring truer. To stay fit, or even lose weight, you need to ensure your diet has all the healthy foods. Superfoods like kale and chia ... Read More »

Moonraker: A 007 space odyssey

RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR | NT NETWORK Following the success of ‘The Spy Who Loved Me’ (1977), producer Albert R Broccoli was all set to produce ‘For Your Eyes Only’, the eleventh screen adventure in the James Bond series. However, the phenomenal success of ‘Star Wars’ (1977) forced him to rethink his decision. In order to capitalise on the stupendous ... Read More »

Comical and nostalgic, Tiatr’s greats get caricatured

To mark 125 years of tiatr, the 125th Anniversary of Tiatr Celebrations Committee, Kala Academy Goa and Tiatr Academy of Goa is hosting an exhibition, ‘Caricatures of 100 Great Tiatrists’ by cartoonist Alexyz on April 16 and April 17. NT BUZZ spoke to the artist to find out more about the exhibition Janice Savina Rodrigues |NT BUZZ Kid boxer, Jacint ... Read More »

Celebrating the foundation of Khalsa Panth

RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT BUZZ It is said that Punjabis need no reason to celebrate and as the Sikh community is geared up for Vaisakhi celebrations today, there is no end to their happiness. Vaisakhi, one of the most significant Sikh festivals is not just a harvest festival for Sikhs but it has a lot of importance as the tenth ... Read More »

Time for some street food

SHERAS FERNANDES | NT BUZZ For decades, street food has been an all-time favourite, though we may make a fuss about hygiene and other concerns, street food is quite irresistible. Famous street food joints and small eateries are always buzzing with crowds simply because they serve a blast of flavours and have a variety to choose from. Endeavouring to give ... Read More »

Cannibalism – the ultimate threshold

Zubin D’Souza So you chew your fingernails! And maybe you have ripped off that irritating bit of skin with your teeth! For sure you have sucked on the blood oozing out of your finger after a paper cut and may have remarked at the salty taste! How much further are you willing to continue? Would you like to tear off ... Read More »

Vasco – the connectivity capital of Goa

Sanjeev V Sardesai In Goa, every prime city seems to have a priority trait of sorts, thus crafting an identity for them all. Panaji City is the administrative capital of Goa; Margao is supposedly the commercial capital of Goa; Ponda or Antruz Mahal is considered as the cultural capital of Goa; and now Vasco da Gama, may be aptly considered ... Read More »

Here’s why you should add the off-beat Azerbaijan to your travel bucket list

Here’s why you should add the off-beat Azerbaijan to your travel bucket list Agence France-Presse Azerbaijan has a rich history and culture, and boasts of many natural wonders and musical traditions. Here are five things you should know about the Caspian Sea nation: The land of fire Due to the abundance of natural flames coming from the energy-rich nation’s huge ... Read More »