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GS Amonkar School wins city finale of Insurance Awareness Award Junior Quiz

NT KURIOCITY HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company announced GS Amonkar Vidya Mandir School as the winner of the City Finale of the Insurance Awareness Award Junior – Quiz, 2019, conducted for the first time in Goa. The team comprising Jay Zantye and Ved Rankle cleared the level while competing against 20 schools. Winners will now face the qualifiers of the …

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UGC urges universities to ban single-use plastic

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has issued guidelines to higher education institutions across the country to impose a ban on single-use plastic. The move comes ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi launching a mass revolution against single-use plastic from October 2, which will mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The guidelines state that the institutions should systematically ban …

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Ganesh Chaturthi: Environmental Awareness

Kedar Kulkarni “Hello students. Hope you all have enjoyed the Ganesh Chaturthi festival and relished your favourite neureos,” began the teacher. “Yes teacher, I have brought some for you as well,” said Meera. “We celebrate the festival for five days,” said Rahul. “We observe the festival for one and a half day,” said Raju. “It is so much of fun! …

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The boys behind the Ugly Goan

Two youngsters, Kabir Naik and Clyde Tellis through their NGO ‘The Ugly Goan’ have been conducting cleanliness drives to make Goa pollution free. NT KURIOCITY gets more details RAMANDEEP KAUR | NT KURIOCITY Taleigao-based Kabir Naik and his friend Clyde Tellis through their NGO ‘The Ugly Goan’ are trying to make Goa pollution free. Founded just three months back, they …

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Goan students develop a  smart urban agriculture module

Four students of Padre Conceicao College of Engineering have translated their passion for hydroponics into reality through their final year project. NT KURIOCITY finds out more ANNA FERNANDES| NT KURIOCITY With an aim to revolutionise agriculture in the state and allow the urban consumer to grow his own produce from the comfort of his home, four BE Electronics and Telecommunications …

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A stride towards Green Goals

NT KURIOCITY Student of, Parvatibai Chowgule College of Arts and Science, Margao, Amanda Vas initiated and executed a project coined Green Goals. ‘Planting Trees: A stride towards Green Goals’ is a vital afforestation project earnestly acknowledged and taken forward by Biochrome which celebrated ‘Van Mahotsav’ on Independence Day by planting 50 tree saplings in different quarters of the college campus. …

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Perpetual Succour Convent HS wins essay writing competition

NT KURiOCITY St Michael’s Convent High School, Vagator organised its inter-school Science festival ‘Glow on 2019’. As a part of this event the annual elocution and essay competition was hosted for five Holy Family Society Schools. Having completed more than five decade its existence, this competition has brought to the stage fiery speakers and has given many writers an opportunity …

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AARUSH 2019 held at PCCE

NT KURIOCITY Padre Conceicao College of Engineering (PCCE) Verna in association with Goa State Council for Science and Technology, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Goa Technology Association (GTA) and Centre for Business Incubation and Acceleration (CIBA) hosted AARUSH 2019: Lighting the Future. This was the fifth edition of the National level industry-institute convention that aimed at addressing various issues of …

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80 years of Marvel

Marvel Comics is celebrating its 80th anniversary with a massive issue that pays tribute to its history and introduces a new object with implications for the superhero universe going forward. The Marvel Comics 1000 issue, pays homage to many of Marvel’s most recognisable characters, including Iron Man, the Hulk and Spider-Man, and also spotlights some lesser known ones. Each page …

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Care for your sarees

Ninoshka Alvares-Delaney The saree is not merely a traditional garment. It is the most versatile garment that can be worn for any occasion, in any season and in different drapes. It can be coordinated with various other garments and accessories. A saree is timeless – it never goes out of fashion, and it never goes out of style. It instantly …

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