Friday , 16 November 2018


St Joseph Institute U-17 boys Salcete zone champs

St Joseph Educational Institute, Chandor emerged champions of Salcete Zone inter-school hockey tournament for boys under-17, organised by DSYA, beating St Rita’s HS Maina 4-1 in the finals played at panchayat grounds, Davorlim on Monday. Lionnel Pereira (2 goals), Carry Vaz and Sriyas Devidas were the goal scorers for St Joseph. Jerico Fernandes scored the lone goal for St Rita’s. ... Read More »

NorthEast United land in Goa for pre-season tour

PANAJI: NorthEast United FC arrived in Goa on Tuesday to prepare themselves for the inaugural edition of the Indian Super League which commences on October 12. The Guwahati, Assam-based ISL franchise, who trained over the last four weeks in Shillong, is expected to play three football friendlies in the state. The squad has former Spanish international Joan Capdevila in its ... Read More »

Padre Pio and John Paul II: Two Great Friends

The canonisations of Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II on April 27, 2014 marked a historic moment for the Catholic Church for which I was blessed to have been present at St Peter’s Square. For me it was a touching experience more so because I was fortunate to have met John Paul II personally on an earlier occasion. ... Read More »

Vidya Athreya: Taking up cudgels for the leopards

By Padmavati Prabhu | NT BUZZ Human-wildlife conflict cannot be a new phenomenon to Indians. However, in recent times, we see human-animal conflict, like for example that between humans and leopards making it to the news. Why? The term human wildlife conflict itself is quite misleading. It would be appropriate to term it human wildlife interaction, which have been around ... Read More »

Unbeatable Dance Academy to organise ‘Thunder Nite-14’

NT NETWORK VASCO: Unbeatable Dance Academy, Vasco, will be organising ‘Thunder Nite-14’, an all India group dance championship in the town in order to mark its 14th anniversary. The audition for the championship is currently being held in Belgaum at Gomatesh Vidyapeeth College. The organisers have urged the teams from the state desirous of participating in the championship to submit ... Read More »