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Entertainment and learning comes to 1930 Vasco

With the launch of ‘1930 Vasco’, residents of the port town now can not only enjoy their dose of entertainment but also enhance skills, and take up to innovative and creative workshops and activities organised via ‘1930 Socials’. NT BUZZ finds out more SACHI NAIK | NT BUZZ Vasco, once a rather quiet town in terms of events and skill …

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Wheelchair basketball comes to Goa

CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ When Santosh E, who is physically challenged, decided to sign up for the just concluded wheelchair basketball workshop, the first of its kind in Goa, he admits that he was both confused and scared. An avid sports enthusiast, Santosh enjoyed playing cricket and shot put, and in fact won the third place in shot put …

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FILM REVIEW SACHIN CHATTE

It’s Complicated Film: Manmarziyaan Cast: Tapsee Pannu, Vicky Kaushal, Abhishek Bachchan Directed by: Anurag Kashyap Duration: 2 hrs 37 mins Rating: * * * 1 / 2 Art is manipulation – the line comes up in the video of the U2 song, The Fly. Among various forms of art, perhaps cinema manipulates the most – sometimes, more effective the manipulation, …

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Empowered women empower society to be the change

NT BUZZ Putting strength in the philosophy that ‘empowered women empower women and men’, Think Geek Media’s ‘Knowledge Is Power’ 2nd edition of Empower initiative for social good held at Dhempe College, Carmel College and Rotary Club of Margao Sunrise in Goa, witnessed large crowds. Author of `Love, Life and Everything in Between,’ owner of Magika Asteria (women’s throw ball …

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Ofelia D’Souza – Bringing versatility to the tiatr stage

As a child, Ofelia D’Souza always dreamt of acting in tiatrs and her dream came true quite early when she was hardly 13-years-old. Today, she is known as a professional tiatr artiste. NT BUZZ speaks to this young lady who takes us through her journey from being a child actor to professional one SACHI NAIK | NT BUZZ Ofelia D’Souza …

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Meet the multitalented Stacey Mesquita

At a very young age of 10, Stacey Remy Diana Mesquita sang for the first time on stage, for her cousins wedding and received a lot of appreciation for her voice. Due to her parent’s encouragement and backing she continued singing without sacrificing her studies. Her parents Luis and Candelaria Mesquita made sure they made nothing less for Stacey. Born …

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The joy of sighting a bird

NT BUZZ The Goa Bird Conservation network (GBCN) conducted their 50th bird walk at Ganjem on the outskirts of Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary. The bird walk was attended by 32 participants from all over the state. During the walk several birds were spotted and among them was a lone blue-faced Malkoha who was looking for food among the leaves of a …

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Promotional songs of upcoming Konkani movie ‘Questao De Confusao’ released

NT BUZZ Minister for Art and Culture, Govind Gaude said that there is a need to make an effort to promote the art of filmmaking in Goa. He was speaking during the release of promotional songs of upcoming Konkani movie ‘Questao De Confusao’ at the Directorate of Art and Culture, Panaji. He said that the artistes of the film were …

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Bonding and devotion – Ganesh Chaturthi has it all

As we celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi today, let’s have a look at how this festival brings people from far and wide together, about the role of the family members and how they balance between work and Chaturthi. NT BUZZ gets the details RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT BUZZ For the Hindu community in Goa, Ganesh Chaturthi – the most awaited festival – …

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A different kind of celebration

Worshipping Ganesh idols during Chaturthi is a common practice, but the Bharne family has not got an idol in over 200 years. NT BUZZ finds out how they celebrate the festival RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT BUZZ The Bharne family celebrates ‘Chavath’ in their ancestral home in Madkai but  do not venerate an idol, instead, they bring home a Ganesha painting. …

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