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Thyroid disorders: a rising healthcare burden

January has been marked as the month for Thyroid Awareness. And with the surge in the number of thyroid-related health issues, NT BUZZ gets you some important details Danuska Da Gama | NT BUZZ Thyroid is a two-lobed butterfly shaped, endocrine gland which sits below the Adam’s apple and plays various roles in bodily functions —through the steady release of …

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The fab four

‘Sanam’, a band of four musicians deeply revered for their renditions of old classics like ‘Lag Jaa Gale’, ‘Mere Mehboob’, ‘Dil Kya Kare’, and now making waves again with their original compositions, were recently in Goa. NT BUZZ speaks to the boys RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT BUZZ Having done a number of shows in Goa, mostly private, ‘Sanam’, a band …

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Pedal power

NT BUZZ The Fit India Mission under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in collaboration with the Directorate of Sports and Youth Affairs, Government of Goa organised the inaugural event of ‘Fit India Cyclothon’ event in Goa. The Cyclothon was flagged off by union minister of youth affairs and sports, Kiren Rijiju along with the Chief Minister of Goa …

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KA invites entries for tiatr competition

NT BUZZ Kala Academy Goa has invited entries from interested tiatr groups for participation in the sixth tiatr ‘B’ group competition to be held at Ravindra Bhavan, Vasco from the first week of March onwards. The last date for submission of entry forms for the tiatr ‘B’ group competition is January 28 by 4 p.m. The entry forms will be …

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Spirits soaring high

On the occasion of Makar Sankranti, Yuva organised a kite making and flying workshop for children between six and 12 years at Yatri Niwas, Miramar Residency, Miramar. More than 40 children participated in the workshop along with their parents and grandparents. The participants were trained by Ponda-based Ramkrishna Gaude. Besides instructing participants on how to make a kite, Gaude also …

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‘Kanvllean Kelem Kanv Kanv’ wins big

‘Kanvllean Kelem Kanv Kanv’ presented by Fulte Machi Mogi Nirmiti –Raia and written and directed by Marcos Gonsalves bagged the first place at the 10th Children’s Tiatr Competition organised by Tiatr Academy of Goa in collaboration with Ravindra Bhavan, Margao. The competition was organised recently at Pai Tiatrist Auditorium, Ravindra Bhavan, Margao and witnessed participation of 10 children’s tiatr troupes. …

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A decade gone by… but Dino’s here to stay

He’s getting back on screen as a producer and actor after a sabbatical of 10 years. Dino Morea who started shooting a web series recently was at Spartan Poker’s most esteemed India Poker Championship (IPC) that kick-started in Goa. NT BUZZ catches up with him Danuska Da Gama | NT BUZZ It didn’t feel that Dino Morea wasn’t on screen …

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Tats for days

RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT BUZZ With no formal training in fine art, Vikas’ passion for art led him to start sketching at a very young age wherein he enjoyed scribbling and sketching random designs. From doing a lot of landscape, abstract patterns and designs, his artworks later progressed to body painting and temporary tattoos in college in 1998. He later …

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Spirits soaring high

On the occasion of Makar Sankranti, Yuva organised a kite making and flying workshop for children between six and 12 years at Yatri Niwas, Miramar Residency, Miramar. More than 40 children participated in the workshop along with their parents and grandparents. The participants were trained by Ponda-based Ramkrishna Gaude. Besides instructing participants on how to make a kite, Gaude also …

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FILM REVIEW – SACHIN CHATTE

A Cinematic Marvel Film: 1917 Cast: George Mackay, Dean-Charles Chapman Directed by: Sam Mendes Duration: 2 hrs Rating: * * * * If one goes by the storyline, Sam Mendes’ 1917 will sound like your average war film or maybe slightly above average. But make no mistake, this is film making of the absolute highest order – this is the …

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