Breaking News

Buzz

The importance of standardising

Kedar Kulkarni “Papa, when we change a light bulb, we do not replace the holder. Similarly, when we buy a two-pin plug, we do not change its holder either. Many companies manufacture plugs and other electrical fixtures, but we never look for these things at any shop,” said Raju. “Yes, Raju. General items are made to general standards. But each …

Read More »

Rock-ing it

Musician and life coach Jonathan Sequeira chats with NT BUZZ about his recently released second book ‘Life Lessons From When I Was In A Rock Band’ DANUSKA DA GAMA | NT BUZZ After quitting his career in HR (Human Resources) in the five-star hotel industry, Jonathan Sequeira went on to co-found his firm Yomorebi that provides hospitality solutions and leadership …

Read More »

Dispelling myths around vitiligo

Vitiligo is a pigment disorder of the skin that affects close to two per cent of the population worldwide. On World Vitiligo Day observed on June 25, consulatant dermatologist, Healthway Hospital, Anupama Kudchadkar, sheds light on the disorder with NT BUZZ NT BUZZ World Vitiligo Day is observed on June 25 annually, to build global awareness around the pigment disorder …

Read More »

Together in song

Over 250 Goans from across the globe banded together to set up the Global Goan Virtual Choir that was released recently. NT BUZZ gets details RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT BUZZ Assembling a choir is never an easy task and one can then imagine the complexity of piecing together over 250 Goan singers and musicians in different time zones across the …

Read More »

Goa for the future

Abhinav Creationz is organising a webinar on June 25 on the topic ‘Passing on Goa to the next generation’ where various aspects of Goa’s heritage including Goa’s heritage places, environmental heritage, etc, will be discussed live by experts in the field DANUSKA DA GAMA | NT BUZZ Abhinav Creationz is organising a webinar on the topic ‘Passing on Goa to …

Read More »

Pretty amazing

Luis Dias We all know the power of advertising. But sometimes the advertisement can in‘ad’vertently sell you something unintended, but worth far more than the branded product. Priceless, in fact. Many of you will remember the British Airways ad, featuring the beautiful ‘Flower Duet’ from Delibes’ opera ‘Lakmé’ which appeared on our movie and television screens in the 1980s. If …

Read More »

Some important chimes in Goa

Sanjeev V Sardesai Today let us give an ear to the ‘chimes’ of the various bells found in Goa. In Sanskrit, the ‘bell’ is called as ‘ghanta’! Bells are prominently seen in temples and churches, and have had their existence since time immemorial. Initially in Portuguese Goa when the churches were being constructed, the bells were initially fixed in a …

Read More »

GUC to open at Lancaster Arts Festival

NT BUZZ The Goa University Choir (GUC) will globally broadcast its first live online concert as the opening act of the UK Lancaster Arts Festival. Organised by the Lancaster University and the Arts Council of England, the Lancaster Arts Festival has adopted an online format this year due the COVID-19 pandemic Titled ‘The Chants of the Thar Desert’, the GUC …

Read More »

The miracle of fasting

CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ Over the last few years, Luke Coutinho’s approach to healing and wellness has earned him quite a following. The holistic lifestyle coach in the field of integrative medicine, who is of Goan origin, focuses on four pillars – balanced nutrition, adequate exercise, quality sleep, and emotional detox. Having co-founded RESET – Holistic Living Concepts, a …

Read More »

GUC to open at Lancaster Arts Festival

The Goa University Choir (GUC) will globally broadcast its first live online concert as the opening act of the UK Lancaster Arts Festival. Organised by the Lancaster University and the Arts Council of England, the Lancaster Arts Festival has adopted an online format this year due the COVID-19 pandemic Titled ‘The Chants of the Thar Desert’, the GUC music act …

Read More »