Monday , 16 July 2018


Margao to Rachol to Chicago

Sanjeev V Sardesai Having travelled from Margao to Zambaulim, trailing the journey of Sri Damodar, from Mhaddan and having seen his new prestigious edifice at Zambaulim on the banks of River Kushawati, the visitor is definitely going to be charmed by the folklore and also the pristine greenery of the South Goa hinterlands. Returning to Mathagram or Margao, let us ... Read More »

A Cross of Miracles

NT BUZZ Thousands of faithful from across the state thronged to the Monte de Boa Vista, Old Goa on February 23 for the annual feast of Cruz dos Milagres widely known as ‘Khuris Milagr’. The novenas in preparation of the feast had commenced on February 14, and the theme for the feast was, ‘Kristacho Khuris Devik Mogachi Zhor’ (Christ’s Cross: ... Read More »

Art is not for the sake of politics, morals or ethics

Painter and writer Sudhir Patwardhan spoke at the 11th edition of the D D Kosambi Festival of Ideas on the various aspects of art in modern times in a talk titled ‘What is art today about?’ NT BUZZ Giving an insight into what art is about, painter and writer, Sudhir Patwardhan explained to the audience what may be common to ... Read More »

‘Making a better place for everyone to live’- Surina Narula

Founder and director of Difficult Dialogues, Surina Narula for over 20 years has been working on various social fronts like helping people in need, fighting for the rights of street children, holding debates and discussions on issues that are relevant and are not much talked about and several other works. At the recently concluded third edition of Difficult Dialogues NT ... Read More »

2 plays and 1 tiatr from Goa selected for Theatre Olympics, New Delhi

Konkani play ‘Blood wedding’ directed by Vishnupad Barve, Sanskrit play ‘Swapnavasavdatta’ directed by Anagha Deshpande and Konkani Tiatr ‘Oini Mitth’ directed by Jayendranath Haldankar have been selected for the Theatre Olympics organised by National school of Drama, New Delhi. NT BUZZ gets you more details NT BUZZ Stating that it is a proud moment for Goa, Minister for Art and ... Read More »

The khadi cotton affair at Red Carpet, Anjuna

23-year-old fashion designer, Shweta Sequeira recently launched her designer outlet ‘Red Carpet- The heritage Boutique’ at Anjuna. The boutique offers a wide range of Khadi and cotton Indian wear for both men and women along with designer scarves, stoles and Dhokra items. In conversation with NT BUZZ designer Shweta gives an insight into her fashion career, her boutique and her ... Read More »

Luxurious comfort of Phadnis’ clothing

Fashion designer with over two decades of experience Vikram Phadnis was in Goa recently to showcase his collection at the Blenders Pride Magical Nights. NT BUZZ caught up with Phadnis and showstopper Sagarika Ghatge to discern about the collection and their take on Goan fashion NT BUZZ Known for his designer sarees, Vikram Phadnis has created a niche in the ... Read More »

Dambab’s journey from city to hinderland

Sanjeev V Sardesai Margao is a Goan city where every nook and corner of its terra firma has historical remnants that were either created or established over the past centuries. A part of the Old Conquest of the Portuguese regime, Margao strategically important to control the southern domains proved helpful for later expansion. Even in present times, Margao is the ... Read More »

Head to far-flung Kamchatka in Russia on your next trip

Asian News International If you want to get away from all the worries and enjoy a relaxing trip, the Kamchatka peninsula in far-east Russia might be perfect for you. Remoteness: Kamchatka is an isolated geographical spectacle. In today’s world, where almost every corner of Earth is explored, finding an uncivilised land is rather a miracle. Kamchatka is one such peninsula ... Read More »

Get kids to eat smart

Rohini Diniz Fussy children, poor eaters and battles over the dining table are part and parcel of parenthood. Over the last two decades there has been a dramatic change in food habits of both adults and children thanks to the influence of the media. Advertisers have been more successful at changing the food habits of children than parents. Since the ... Read More »