Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

Incredible India Quizzes 2017

Date: Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
Venue: International Centre Goa, Dona Paula
Flavour: India-specific

Schools edition
Time: 2.00 pm
QM: Rajiv D'Silva
Participation: Open to school students (up to St XII), in teams of two. No entry fee.
Registration: Pre-registration open till midnight on Sunday, August 13th (register via email to specifying school and participant names). Spot entries will be accepted subject to availability of seating.

Open edition
Time: 5.00 pm
QM: Aniruddha Sen Gupta
Participation: Open to all, no entry fee. Prelims to be taken solo; teams will be formed on the spot based on prelims scores.
Registration: No registration required.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Announcing the Incredible India Quizzes 2017

The Sunday Evening Quiz Club (SEQC), in association with the International Centre Goa (ICG), will be organising the 8th edition of the Incredible India Quizzes (IIQ 2017) on Independence Day, August 15th at the ICG, Dona Paula.

As always, IIQ 2017 will consist of two quizzes – the first one for Schools, which begins at 2 pm, and the second an Open quiz, which commences at 5 pm. The focus of both quizzes will be on all things Indian.

Both quizzes will be conducted by SEQC founder-members, the Schools edition by Rajiv D’Silva, and the Open edition by Aniruddha Sen Gupta.

Participation is invited in teams of two for the Schools edition and from individuals for the Open edition. Entry for both quizzes is free.

For the Schools edition, both team members must be from the same school, from any level up to Class XII. There is no restriction to the number of teams from each school.

For the Open quiz, teams of three participants will be composed on the spot, based on the points scored in the preliminary round. Participants in the Schools edition can also participate in the Open edition.

To pre-register for the Schools event, e-mail, with 'IIQ 2017 registration' in the Subject line, and the school name, plus names and contact numbers or e-mail IDs of both team members, in the body of the mail. Mails for pre-registration must be received by midnight on Sunday August 13. Teams that show up at the venue without pre-registering will be accommodated subject to availability of seating.

There is no need to pre-register for the Open quiz.

Panjim August monthly - content

QM: Nitish Wagle

Panjim Monthly - 6/Aug/2017 - Results

QM: Nitish Wagle

1st: Team 6 - Anjali SenGupta, Mahesh Prabhu, Paola Mhambrey, Sachin Chatte, Srijit Kumar - 165 points

2nd: Team 3 - Ashwin Mascarenhas, Astrid Monteiro, Harsh Bhatkuly, Harsh Hegde, Sanjay Parab - 140 points

3rd: Team 4 - Jayasree Pramod, Neela P. Bhandare, Pratik P. Bhandare, Rajiv D'Silva, Sunil Sardessai - 125 points

4th: Team 5 - Amey Parsekar, Arvind Sivakumaran, Nadine Monteiro, Pramod, Sahil Ramchandani, Viola Rodrigues - 90 points

5th: Team 2 - Annie Sen Gupta, CN Prabhakar, Nathan Moniz, Shashank Shetye Saudagar, Shawn Fernandes- 85 points

6th: Team 1 - Neha Kamat, Shailaja Sardessai, Shaunak Sardessai, Vidyadhar Gadgil - 75 points