Sunday , 22 July 2018


World of food additives

Rohini Diniz Preservatives are substances that are added to food items in order to inhibit, retard or arrest growth of microorganisms thereby preventing spoilage. There are two types of preservatives used in foods – Natural or Class I preservatives and Synthetic or Class II preservatives. Class I preservatives include natural agents like sugar, salt, vinegar, spices and alcohol that have ... Read More »

Goan women and cuisine excel at the Goan Woman Chef of the Year 2018

Maria Fernandes|NT   With an aim to challenge and test the culinary skills of Goan women, The Navhind Times in partnership with Taj Exotica Resort and Spa, Goa organised a culinary competition, on Sunday, July 8 at the hotel premises in Benaulim. Please like & share: Read More »

The politics of the web

Social media has millions of followers, young and the old, has attracted politicians and elected representatives to have their profiles, pages and handles. NT BUZZ tries to understand the perceptions of people towards the political use of the platform and the scope it has in bridging the gap of communication Please like & share: Read More »

Generosity is not a Virtue

Sadhguru   Generosity is not a virtue, it is a weakness that has come from a limited identity of who you are. Suppose your child is hungry right now. If you give him food, do you think you are generous? Do you feel generous? No. But if a child on the street is hungry, if you give something to that ... Read More »

Fantastic and futuristic looks

Meher Castelino The graduating FMM students of Pearl Academy of Fashion Mumbai created a stunning collection of headgear and makeup during the Portfolio 18 show. With the theme being Avant Garde it was but natural that the students allowed their creativity to run wild for the headgear and makeup that caused a sensation on the ramp.  Please like & share: Read More »

A tribute to Gioacchino Rossini and Isabella Colbran

The Consulate of Italy in Goa is all set to present a soprano and harp concert, ‘Gioacchino Rossini and Isabella Colbran: a Musical Marriage’ on July 19 at Institute Menezes Braganza, Panaji. NT BUZZ  has the details Please like & share: Read More »

World of food additives

Rohini Diniz   The colour and appearance of a food greatly influences a consumer’s acceptability and the use of food colours in processed foods ensures just that. Please like & share: Read More »

Ten lifestyle changes for the season

The monsoon brings with it fever and infections. Make these 10 lifestyle changes to ensure that you stay healthy and disease-free this season Please like & share: Read More »

Let your kids play barefoot

Turns out children benefit a great deal by spending most of their time barefoot. It helps them develop fine motor skills and makes them better at jumping and balancing, scientists say. Please like & share: Read More »

Friday the 13th: The summertime killer

Ramnath N Pai Raikar | NT NETWORK It all started at the beginning of the 1980s, when ‘Friday the 13th’ (1980), a small budget film was released and went on to become a major hit. This success paved the way for a multi-million dollar horror franchise that comprised of twelve slasher films, a television show, novels, comic books, video games, ... Read More »