Breaking News

Supplements

Building better cities

With an objective of building a better urban future for the coming generations, All India Institute of Local Self-Government (AIILSG) in partnership with illustrious knowledge and institutional partners strives to build a platform where city mayors along with senior officials from municipal corporations from South Asian cities can share their knowledge and experiences with each other, and contribute their bit …

Read More »

Trilingual Romeo and Juliet

Though they aren’t the first ones to employ the concept of Shakespeare, the makers of the film ‘Romeo & Juliet’ are the first to bring Indo-Russian, Konkani and Hindi languages together for an adaptation of Shakespeare’s oh-so-famous love story. ‘Romeo & Juliet’ will be an aesthetically pleasing and content-driven masterpiece in global cinema. Addressing a press conference, producer of the …

Read More »

‘Nach Goenkara’ back with another edition

The auditions for season six of ‘Nach Goenkara-2020’, an All Goa Mummy’s Solo Dance Championship, organised by Unbeatable Dance Academy (UBDA) of Vasco, will be held at Dreamberry Pre-School at Sai Savli near Succoro Panchayat at Porvorim between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. on March 7. Addressing a press conference in Vasco were director and founder of UBDA, Tushar Volvoikar; …

Read More »

A flair for art

Ujwal Art Gallery hosted ‘Hidden Talents’ an art exhibition featuring artwork by young and upcoming Goan artists Akshaya Pandurang Agarwadekar, Amita Porob, Mayur Korgaonkar, Silka Naik and  Amita Madgaonkar. The artwork on display depicted nature, creative work, abstract work and more in a variety of media and styles. The exhibition was inaugurated at the hands of Goan artist, Chaitali Morajkar in …

Read More »

Sankalp Conference 2020 held at Panaji

Samraat Club International (SCI) State 1 in association with host club Samraat Club Keri organised the Sankalp Conference 2020 at Sanskruti Bhavan hall, Art and Culture Department, Panaji. Chief guest at the inaugural ceremony was director, SCI, Sandip Nigalye while the keynote speaker was former member secretary, Kala Academy Panaji, Pandurang Phaldesai. Also present on the dais were secretary, SCI, …

Read More »

Young achievers in art

The results of the children’s drawing competition at state level which was held recently at Mushtifund High School, Cujira and organised by Kala Academy have been declared. Participants of the same comprised the prize winners at Taluka level. In Category ‘A’ (primary level ie students of class one to class four), the first place along with cash prize of `2000 …

Read More »

‘Great coaches can change lives’

Danuska Da Gama | NT BUZZ Sports is an area which requires effort and will from various stakeholders, like the state governments, sports ministry, National Sports Federations, clubs, private organisations, family, Physical Education teachers, and others,  to come together for its upliftment. Olympic Gold Quest (OGQ), formed by Geet Sethi and Prakash Padukone, that supports the training and preparation of …

Read More »

A confluence of technology and art

Artists Prithvi Dev (India) and Andy Trootootoo (Ukraine) are all set to showcase their artworks at Sensistan in Vagator. Said to be India’s first tech-art experience space, Sensistan offers immersive and interactive experiences that expand people’s senses through combining technology and interactive art. Dev is a promising artist from India who works at the intersection of visual art, design, and …

Read More »

Growing Together

Miguel Braganza The first three of my half-dozen siblings were born at the Pinto do Rosario hospital in the Porvorim ward of Socorro, which has now lent its name to the enigma that straddles the plateau area of the villages with exotic names like Salvador do Mundo and Penha da Franca besides Betim, Pilerne, Sangolda and Socorro. My eldest brother …

Read More »

The rhythm of India

The 26th edition of the ‘Nupur’ classical dance festival jointly organised by Kala Academy Goa and West Zone Cultural Centre, Udaipur was held at Shree Mahalasa Saunsthan, Mardol. Considered among the top ten classical dance festivals of India, the programme witnessed the participation of classical artistes of national as well as international repute. The three-day festival saw a Bharatanatyam (group …

Read More »