Tuesday, April 25, 2017
MPT Chief Is Too Optimistic? – by Stephen Dias, Dona Paula

MPT Chief Is Too Optimistic? – by Stephen Dias, Dona Paula

The hue and cry all over Goa, about the coal pollution at Marmagoa harbour and surrounding areas of Vasco town, is a case of concern for all the residents of Vasco town, Dona Paula as well as all Goans. It will surely be polluted if the coal industry comes to Goa and that the residents of town, will suffer first due to coal pollution and people living there will get pulmonary disease, asthma, breading problems etc. if not well controlled.

May I ask this MPT chief whether he is ready to give an affidavit to the Court, saying there will be no such effects as mentioned by him in a section of press today ( 23.4.2017) that Pollution will be well within the norms in this Port? Now the MPT chief is planning to resume Mumbai-Goa cruise by October this year, and also seeking to get back old ferry services from Baina (Vasco) to Dona Paula which we all know it was a fancy proposal because earlier it has been discontinued on various technical reasons and now whether he is so optimistic that this service will come to existence is a million dollar question for us

Goa - Current Affairs

‘Gollywood’ Actress Ester Noronha To Perform Live At 17th May Queen Ball

Doha: Ester Noronha, the lead actress in Konkani feature film 'Sophiya', will perform live during the 17th Annual May Queen Ball to be held on May 4 at the Radisson Blu, Doha from 7.30 pm onwards. She will perform along with Goa's top live band Alcatrazz

Felling Of Trees In Forest Area: PCCF Assures Stern Action

Colem: Goa’s Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (PCCF) Ajay Saxena has today assured Adv. Aires Rodrigues that swift and deterrent action would be taken against Khushali Mamlekar for having illegally chopped hundreds of trees in the Wild life Sanctuary in Caranzol village at Colem. Adv. Rodrigues today telephonically gave Ajay Saxena who is currently in Delhi details

GSRP Applauds The Decision Of GCZMA To Seek Ban On Land Sale To Non Goans

Mapuça: The Goa Su-Raaj Party-GSRP applauded in no uncertain terms, the recent decision taken by GCZMA [Goa Coastal Zone Management Authority] to seek to ban land sale to Non-Goans in Goa’s coastal belts [CRZ notified areas]. In fact, this was expected from many a past governments, that have not only given lip service to this demand by Goa-centric thinkers and activists

Church Wants Family’s NOC To Conduct Fr Bismarque Dias’s Last Rites: Collector Informs GHRC

Panjim: North Goa Collector has today submitted before the Goa Human Rights Commission (GHRC) that the Parish Priest of St Estevão has informed that he cannot carry out the final rites of Fr Bismarque Dias without the N.O.C from the relatives. The GHRC comprising of A.D.Salkar and J.A Keny today adjourned to April 27th further hearing of the petition filed by Adv. Aires Rodrigues that the body of

Living And Working Conditions Of Cops: GHRC Directs Inspection Of Old Goa And Colva Police Stations

Panjim: The Goa Human Rights Commission (GHRC) comprising of A.D.Salkar and J.A. Keny today directed the Secretary of the Commission to inspect and verify the factual working and living conditions of the policemen at the Old Goa Police Station in North Goa and Colva Police Station in South Goa. The Secretary has been directed to carry out the inspection within 15 days

Sonshi Issue: GHRC Seeks Report From CS, Director Of Mines And GSPCB

Panjim: The Goa Human Rights Commission (GHRC) comprising of A.D.Salkar and J.A Keny has today issued notices to the Chief Secretary, Director of Mines and the Member Secretary Goa State Pollution Control Board seeking a detailed report within two weeks on the complaint filed by Adv. Aires Rodrigues over the denial of fresh air and water to the residents of Sonshi in Satari

NGT Directs Goa Journalist To Pay Costs Of Rs 10000

Panjim: South Goa based Journalist cum politician Savio Rodrigues has been penalized by the Pune bench of the National Green Tribunal and directed to pay costs of Ten thousand for having dragged a a wrong party to the Tribunal. A bench comprising of Justice U.D.Salvi and Prof P.C.Mishra while declining to accept the plea of Savio Rodrigues that the party was added mistakenly

Protest At Valpoi Against Valpoi Police For Harassment At Sonshi

Valpoi: At least 50 villagers from Sonshi village held a protest rally at the police station here on Sunday highlighting the harassment meted out to the villagers by the police. “We have not done any offence. It is our right to get pollution- free air and water. We have come on to the streets to seek justice and to fight for our (human) rights. There's nothing wrong in it,” said Sheetal Gawade

Master Of U-Turns Manohar Parrikar Sets Pit To Bluff Goans Once Again

Panjim: The party seems to be over for Goa, one of the world's most popular nightlife destinations, as the 10 pm deadline is tightening its grip in the state. The chief minister has made it clear that any activity - late night parties -- which is not permitted in the law will not be allowed

Any Attempt To Ban Beef And Lovers In Goa Will Meet With Disaster To Unsocial Elements Assures GSRP

Mapuça: Goa Su-Raaj Party-GSRP, while having taken note of the fringe element like ‘VHP’ professing its boast on its capability to ban cow slaughter and total ban on beef in Goa, has this to say:- << Quote That fringe elements like VHP and its satellites Bajrang Dal, Durga Vahini

Satish Sonak’s Death: GHRC Issues Notices To CS, Dean Of GMC & Director Of Health Services

Panjim: The Goa Human Rights Commission (GHRC) comprising of A.D.Salkar and J.A Keny has today issued notices to the Chief Secretary, Director of Health Services and the Dean of Goa Medical Services directing them to file a report within four weeks on the complaint filed by Adv. Aires Rodrigues over the very appalling state of emergency care in the State in the wake of the death

Satish Sonak’s Death: GHRC Moved Over Lack Of Proper Emergency Care

Panjim: In the aftermath of the death of Adv. Satish Sonak last week, the Goa Human Rights Commission (GHRC) has today been moved by Adv. Aires Rodrigues over the very appalling state of emergency care in the State. Pointing out that on 7th April the 108 Emergency ambulance took 45 long minutes to reach Spaces building at Patto Plaza in Panjim where Adv. Satish

Qatar GWA's 17th Annual May Queen Ball On May 4, 2017

Doha: After 16 successful years in organizing May Queen Ball in Qatar, Goan Welfare Association(GWA) in collaboration with Link Marketing is all set to organize again their 17th Annual May Queen Ball on May 4. May Queen Ball will be held at the Radisson Blu Doha Hotel from 7.30 pm onwards. The highlight of the event will be crowning of 17th May Queen by popular

Abusive Shiv Sena MP Banned By Air India Used Private Carrier Chartered Out

New Delhi: In a political message to Air India, private carriers and the NDA government, the Shiv Sena chartered a flight for Ravindra Gaikwad to Delhi to enable him attend the ongoing session of Parliament. The Sena MP was banned from flying by state-owned airlines and private carriers following his alleged manhandling of an Air India staff recently. Having helped the MP "breach the air embargo" with the help of the "Sena leadership's political will and resourcefulness," as a party insider put it, Gaikwad will lead

Air India: It Will Be A Shame If Shiv Sena Gaikwad Is Allowed To Fly Air India

New Delhi: Air India's Cabin Crew Association (AICCA) has said that it will be a 'shame' if Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad is allowed to resume flying "without a rap on the knuckles" for his act of beating up a 60-year-old staffer and threatening to throw him off a plane at Delhi Airport last month. "We Do NOT wish to be flying such a person. It would also crush the morale of all employees," the association said

Vishwajit Rane Joins BJP, Destroys Voters Trust Now Set To Buy Votes

Panjim: Three Weeks after he walked out of the Assembly on March 16, minutes before Manohar Parrikar won the crucial floor test, Vishwajit Rane, former Congress MLA from Valpoi in north Goa and son of veteran Congress leader and former Chief Minister Pratapsinh Rane, formally joined the BJP on Thursday.



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Narendra Modi Narendra Modi – Bor: Pascoal de Chicalim

Hozar ani painxim Rupianchi keli Xit Koddi,
Konnank kolloinastana marli boddi,
Pisddun udoili poixeanchi zoddi.

15 Agost Amchi Dhormachi Vhoddvik - Bor: Menino de Valpoi

Agostachi kouthik 15 tarik
Amkam ho dis bhou iadostik
Aichea disa sorg ugtto zalo
Saibinn Maink Sorguincho Darvontto ugtto kelo

Boroinar Ani Director – Bor: Fr. Saluzinho Vaz

Amchea kaim Taitrant boroinar ani director astat je acting korinant, fokot poilo Tiatr boroilea uprant magir pordhea fattlean ravon Tiatr direct kortat, zor zaite boroinar ani director actingui kortat zalear. Atam Jezuk khursar marlo tednam, Judevamche vhoddill zannim Jezuk khursar marunk ek bhaxen Tiatr boroilo mhonghe plann kelo ani magir tho plann 'execute' kelo

Ailelem Marekar Tufan Nopoit Korunk Amchich Amkam Goroz asa – Bor: Menino Fernandes

Marekar tufan ailam amcher Goenkarancher ani tem nopoit korunk amkam amchich goroz assa. Amkam goroz nam hea fotting ani fottkire somajik vavurpeanchi. Te aplim bolsam borunk amkam Goenkarank fottoitat ani he zaun assa dhongui somajik vavurpi. Padri Bismarque-achea nanvan te choriamb poixe gheunk bhonvtat ani lobadd budhini poixe ekttaim korunk vavurtat

Madda Mhojea Bhogos Mhaka! - Bor: Joel Morais, Kunkolle

Purai Goenchea sorvbhontinnim,madd madd madd,
Madd Goenkaranchea mogacho ani sonskrutayechem zhadd,
Madd nhoi zhadd,hem pixeaponn uloitollea guineanam vad,
Madd-ak tumi okman kella, thodo tumcho vell urla, madd tumkam udoitta add.

Father Bismarque Tuzo Ugddas Kortam – Bor: Menino Fernandes

Atanchea choranchea and dhormvaddeanchea rajeant
Tum vavurloi and zuzloi samballunk amkam Goeant
Tuka marun uddoilo eun eka nisteachea vhoddeant
Markorank addunk te ghele xezarchea nongrant

Khattli-Pottli Ghevun Rostear Bonva – Bor: Diogo Lazar Pereira, Oman

Kitem ami korpachem?
Fokot bolkavant bosun kop marpachem
Bountonim kitem goddta, konank nam poddpachem
Hem zaun ghelam Jivit Goenkaranchem

Kitem Ami Korpachem – Boroupi Menino Fernandes, Editor Niz Goenkar

Goem amchem zaddam maddanchem
Sogle dongor foddun chinank lokonn kelem
Tea bhair panam khavun thukun kelam burxem
Roddonakat hem amkanch lagon zalam oxem

Kandea Pai Kandea Pai – Bor: Pascoal De Chicalim

Kandea pai Kandea pai kiteak rodoitai,
Disandis marog zatai, dollean dukham hadtai,
Kandea pai, tuje vinn jevonn koxim randtelim gai,
Aiz kal tujich soglle kortat apurbai

Romi Konknnicho Vell Pikla… Punn Fuddari Azunui Tornnech Asat! – Bor: Jose Salvador Fernandes

Oi! Romi Konknnicho vell pikla! Sarkoch pikla! Kednam? Atam! Az! Hea disamni! Fattlea tin-chear satolleamni! Goeant mullavem xikxonn Konknni (Devnagori lipientlean) vo Moratthi bhaxentlean zata taka Goencho sorkar onudan dita. Goeant, Igorjechea ‘Archdiocesan Board of Education’-a khal jea iskolamni mullavem xikxonn Inglez madyomantlean zata, taka-i sorkar onudan dita. Inglez

Adeus Mahaan Goemkarak! – Bor: Joel Morais, Kunkolle

Hi Kovita Anven Bhettoilea Tiracolchea Kalljidar Putak, Sorgest Domnic Pereirak
The poem is dedicated to the soul of daring Tiracolkar,late Domnic Pereira.
Zuzari tum goemkar,
Zuzlo zuza mollar,

Romi Konknnicher Kiteak ‘Maldisanv’ Poddlam? – Bor: Jose Salvador Fernandes

1987 vorsa Goencho Rajbhas Kaido Devnagori lipiechi saddi nhesoun pas kortoch, Romi Konknnicher onit zali mhonn Romi lipientlean Konknni kodde jiva-bhavacho som’bond aslole choddfoddle ani dukovle. Tea uprant, ‘Romi Konknnicher onit zalia’ ho vixoi gheun rajkornniamni aplem sadoilem, thodde azunui sadoitat ani kaloitat. Goencho Rajbhas Kaido Devnagori lipiechi polli

Broadway Book Publishing House-Acho Tisro Romi Konknni Kors Somplo

PONNJE: Broadway Book Publishing House-an Goeant Romi Konkani xikounk fuddarponn gheun, tisrie pavtt ghoddoun haddlolo Romi Konkani xikpacho Kors, 19 Janer ti 18 Febrer, 2015 tarik porian zalo. Hea korsant dog xikpiamni bhag ghetlo. Orth somzun Romi Konkani vachop, Romi Konkanichi mullavi utravoll, viakoronn ani bhas ulovp ho Korsacho hetu aslo

Goencho Pai – Bor: Manuel Fernandes, Ponnsulem Kannkonn

Ali babachea challis chorano,
Korat Goenchea pai-k noman,
Tannem Goem sambaul'llem mhunn,
Tumi aiz zale mahan.......

Fondeam Dog Chorank Pulisani Dhorleat LCD TV-che Chorient

FONDEAM: Halinchea disani Goeam, Goeam bhaile eun boreoch chorio and ghoddbangalam adarunk lagleat. Kal Fondenchea pulisani Haryana ganvchea dogam zannank ottok keleat, ekleachem naum Vikas Singh, 22 vorsanchi pirai and dusro Gadiappa Hosmani 21 vorsanche piraiecho. He dogui bodmas xatir chorani ek LCD TV chorun veleli Om Logistics he karkanneantli

Sam Francis Xaviera – Bor: Manuel Fernandes, Bahrain

Sam Francis Xaviera,
Goem tuven suria kela.
Goeant ravun tuven,...
Sounsarak Jezu dila

Amchem Xezarponn Ani Goenkarponn Sambhallumia – Bor: Menino Fernandes

Purnvilea kallar amche purvoz jiele ani ghele. Te jielet eka mekachea mogan. Xezari xezareager vetalet sanjechea velar ani aplo rikhamo vell sartalet khobro marun, boson bolkanvancher. Aiz amguer zalear faleam tumguer he porim te aplo xezar dhorm sambhalltalet. Hem aum sodanch mojea bhurgeaponnar polletalom jedna aum zolmolom mojea mama-lea gharant (mainchea gharant) Merxechea

Sodanch Uronk Ami Goenkar - Bor: Menino de Valpoi

Hem magnnem anven boroilam khotkhotit mogan amche Avoi Goenchea. Konnak avddot ou nam avddot. Punn Goem sambhallunk amkam Goenchea Paicho adar zai.- Menino de Valpoi
Sant Francis Xaviera,
Amchea Goenchea Saiba,
Mogan tum amchea borlelea



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