Monday , 25 March 2019


Childhood Obesity

Rohini Diniz The management and treatment of overweight and obese children is different from that of adults and must involve the family. The treatment needs to take into account multiple aspects of the child’s lifestyle, food habits, physical activity patterns and psychological health to ensure that the child’s weight management goals are met. Here are some things to be kept ... Read More »

Designers Gauri and Nainika showcase their collection

NT BUZZ At the recently concluded Blenders Pride Magical Nights designers Gauri and Nainika presented an eclectic mélange of stylish designs in Goa. The evening was a celebration of the self and the individual through the concept-‘pride’, where showstopper Nushrat Bharucha charmed everyone in a Gauri and Nainika ensemble. Weaving a seamless story around ‘My Style, My Pride’, Blenders Pride ... Read More »

45 turtles crawl into the sea

NT BUZZ The Forest and Wildlife Department recently released 45 Olive Ridley turtles into the sea at Morjim. A hatchery of 40,500 square metres area in Morjim is used to incubate the turtles till they emerge. Of 14 nests that were collected, assistant conservator of Forest and Wildlife Department, Nandakumar Parab states that turtles from three nests have emerged. Recently ... Read More »

Throwing out the good stuff

Zubin D’Souza The tip-off came in from a reliable source. This was a haul that was going to get the Task Force a lot of plaudits and newspaper coverage. The appreciation was long overdue; the investigations had been on for really long and it was time that the law was upheld. Briefings were conducted and secrecy was maintained; no one ... Read More »

Under the bridge, for that lazy feast

Danuska Da Gama I NT BUZZ For many who come to Goa, it is perfect – slow et al. But for those of us who have seen Goa change over the last few years, the madness can get to you. And when you need that tranquil, peaceful surrounding and a burst of unusual flavours, you have to search for nooks ... Read More »

Taking rap culture to a new high

DANUSKA DA GAMA I NT BUZZ   In recent times, rap as a genre has gained significant popularity in the country. The hit movie ‘Gully Boy’, has further boosted the interest to know more about it- the truth in lyrics, struggles, agony, etc. Please like & share: Read More »

Breast cancer: Awareness and prevention

Sujal Torgal Patil   This segment throws light on preventing cancer in general. There is no discrete cause of cancer and therefore there is no discrete solution either. According to a general research, 50 to 60 per cent of breast cancers did not show any connection with known risk factors. Nonetheless, this article is for those 40 to 50 per ... Read More »

Youth and Sexuality

I would say it’s not a good idea to get into sex early. Though when you are young you may feel ‘why not,’ I would say it makes a lot of difference. Please like & share: Read More »

Insight learning: The ‘aha’ moment

Aldina Braganza   You may have experienced a moment when you go ‘aha!’ or maybe even ‘hmm!’, and of course it makes sense to you. In fact, in that given moment the way you perceive your whole world could change. Technically we call this experience an insight. Please like & share: Read More »

The Millennial Man

MEHER CASTELINO The millennial man wants to dress in a fun way but it has to be masculine and eye-catching. At Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2019, designers ensured that the new-age male had some exciting wardrobe choices. Leather came in with a lot of hardware, while glitter too was seen for men’s jackets. Detailing was the favoured style statement, as ... Read More »