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SS Dempo College wins Mastermind 2020

Postgraduate departments of Psychology, Commerce and Chemistry at St Xavier’s College, Mapusa organised Mastermind 2020, a one-day state-level inter-disciplinary inter-collegiate event. The event commenced with the inaugural function in the presence of the chief guest, Kamlesh Pai Fondekar; principal, Blanche Mascarenhas; vice principals, Ursula Barreto and Sandra Fernandes along with course coordinators, Kshipra Vora (convenor), Naila Pereira and Mamata Prabhugaonkar. …

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Our Lady of Grace HS organises inter-school competitions

Our Lady of Grace High School, Bicholim in collaboration with the Parent Teacher Association organised an inter-school English monologue and wall painting competition. Fifteen schools participated in the monologue competition on the theme ‘World of Work’. The first place was won by Denrick D’Souza from St Thomas Boys High School, Aldona; the second place was won by Sophiya Lobo from …

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Surviving the lockdown

With schools and colleges shut owing to the COVID-19 outbreak, NT KURIOCITY spoke to some youngsters telephonically to find out their views about the lockdown, staying at home, keeping themselves occupied, and the future once the lockdown period ends MARIA FERNANDES | NT KURIOCITY Since the lockdown which began on March 22, all educational institutions in the country have been …

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Designed for a social cause

Professor, communication designer and educator, Sandesh R Gaundalker has designed a series of posters to spread awareness about COVID-19. NT KURIOCITY reports RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT KURIOCITY A few days prior to the lockdown when Sandesh R Gaundalker was travelling back to Goa from Coimbatore, he observed that people were not serious about COVID-19. And it is then that Gaundalker …

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Caculo College organises CollegeScapes

NT KURIOCITY SV’s Sridora Caculo College of Commerce and Management Studies, Khorlim, Mapusa organised CollegeScapes 2020, a two-day state-level photography workshop for the fifth consecutive year. Around 50 participants from colleges across the state attended the workshop. Chief guest at the inaugural function was bird photographer, Erle Brito. In his address, he emphasised the importance of proper care and maintenance …

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Government HS Keri wins state-level science exhibition

NT KURIOCITY A state-level science exhibition was conducted under the Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyan (RAA) programme of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India and organised by UNISED in collaboration with NIT Goa and Samagra Siksha Goa. The exhibition witnessed the participation of 40 government schools of Goa selected under the RAA programme. The objective of the science exhibition …

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Pet care and adoption camp at Carmel College

NT KURIOCITY With the objective of sensitising students and the community towards the ethical treatment of pets and stray animals, Carmel College for Women, Nuvem organised a pet care and adoption camp in association with Goa Animal Welfare Trust (GAWT). The event was held under the aegis of the department of Zoology. As part of the programme, the adoption of …

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Blasts from the past

After much demand from the public, Doordarshan has decided to bring back popular shows from the good old days like ‘Ramayan’ and ‘Mahabharat’. NT KURIOCITY speaks to youngsters about iconic DD National shows that in their opinion deserve a re-run and more ‘Ramayan’ should be re-telecast every five years along with the ‘Mahabharat’ on Doordarshan because people are forgetting their rituals …

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Blasts from the past

After much demand from the public, Doordarshan has decided to bring back popular shows from the good old days like ‘Ramayan’ and ‘Mahabharat’. NT KURIOCITY speaks to youngsters about iconic DD National shows that in their opinion deserve a re-run and more ‘Ramayan’ should be re-telecast every five years along with the ‘Mahabharat’ on Doordarshan because people are forgetting their rituals …

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A story of friendship in times of COVID-19

Two young tennis enthusiasts who participated at the recently concluded Gadre Gaspar Dias Open 2020, speak to NT KURIOCITY about their love for the sport, training schedule, and Roger Federer A beautiful story of friendship has emerged from the tennis courts in Goa. 10-year-olds Tithee Bhoomkar and Vidhi Naik, both residents of the same housing complex in Old Goa, are …

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