Monday , 24 September 2018
TRENDING NOW

Zest

Stop and think before you pop that pill

By Padmavati Prabhu | NT BUZZ Taking medications that contain progesterone to delay menses during the festive season was a common practice by women to delay menses a few decades ago. But, today, women take these to avoid inconvenience during picnics, birthday parties, tours and trips, apart from religious festivals and marriages. NT BUZZ spoke to gynaecologist Kedar Padte to ... Read More »

Celebrity Fashion: Deepika Padukone

By Anita Britto My fashion philosophy: I wear what I believe in, what suits my personality and my body type and what I can carry well. For me, fashion is not what people in the fashion world are dictating that I should wear; it’s what I feel comfortable in. For me colour, cut and styles are not important, I always ... Read More »

Artistic ‘Tunings’ of father-daughter duo

By Naguesh Rao Sardessai ‘Tuning’ an exhibition of paintings by Mahendra Mistry and his daughter Mitwa was recently on at Goa Kala Academy’s Art Gallery. Mahendra uses water colours with dashes of poster paints whereas Mitwa enjoys acrylics. Armed with a diploma in painting, Mahendra and Mitwa have been consistently producing commendable works. Mahendra with several years of practice to ... Read More »

I am seriously not having that on my dinner table!

By Zubin D’souza Last week, I went on and on about some of the weird food in the world that I tried and I realised that the list was rather exhaustive and I did not share all the possible experiences. So with a view to disgust you readers for a second week running, I present the second part of my ... Read More »

Working out the Wok Magic

NT NETWORK It’s the beginning of the new tourist season in Goa, and a fortnight-long Chinese food festival – Re-orient Yourself: Wok Magic – welcomes the season at the Wan Hao Chinese restaurant at the Goa Marriott Resort and Spa by unveiling a brand new menu for the season. The Wok Magic food fiesta as its name suggest is a ... Read More »

The Kolhapuri Khana Khazana

NT NETWORK Regional food has always been at the top of the chart of food lovers as it epitomises traditions, customs and finally ingredients of the region, all collectively presenting dishes unique to that region. Maharashtra, as the name suggests is a large state, and offers abundant regional food, ranging from places like Malvan, Pune and Mumbai to Nagpur. Kolhapur, ... Read More »

How to enjoy wines?

By Prahlad Sukhtankar Many articles have covered this topic on paper and online media. Many of these articles talk about the subject of wine as though it were some sort of rocket science. Some even go as far as setting the right ‘conditions’ for drinking wine, such as ensuring the room is not crowded so you can concentrate on wine, ... Read More »

Are You ‘Burning Out’ at work?

By Danuska Da Gama I NT BUZZ Life is full of deadlines, frustrations and demands. For many, stress has become a way of life.  While some enjoy work and can take their responsibility and duties in their stride, a lot of people today complain that they are undergoing stress. Stress isn’t always bad and often is not as acute as ... Read More »

‘A’ class Anthurium

By Miguel Braganza Anthuriums are grown in Goa mostly for their showy ‘flowers’ which are really spathes or waxy, modified leaves at the base of a fleshy spadix where the tiny real flowers grow. Please like & share: Read More »

Yet another lavish gesture

At a recent event held to promote his upcoming film, Balwinder Singh Famous Ho Gaya, Mika Singh gifted a diamond ring to Amitabh Bachchan. Says a source, “As the guest of honour at the film’s music launch, Bachchan was asked to speak about Mika. Big B mentioned how he listens to Mika’s songs once in a while and how his ... Read More »