Thursday, May 25, 2017
Help My Husband – by Rita Fernandes

Help My Husband – by Rita Fernandes

My name is Rita, aged 35 originally from the village of Ibrampur in Goa. My father cultivates bananas and rears goats for a living. To make ends meet, I worked as a domestic help for few years before I married my husband Succor in 2007. Succor was employed as a driver to an Arab family in Kuwait. I live in Bhayandar, Mumbai with my two daughters, Marushka, 8 and 4.

On Nov 2016, Succor had a blackout whilst on driving duty and nearly had a fatal accident. His boss sent him back to India to have a medical check-up. On Dec 2016, Succor collapsed whilst playing with the girls. We rushed him to the hospital and after many tests he was diagnosed with a brain aneurysms. In the months that followed, we have spent all our savings and even borrowed

Goa - Current Affairs

Famous James Bond Actor Roger Moore Passes Away

Switzerland: He was the epitome of the suave English gent, quipping sweatlessly in a bespoke three-piece suit, who enjoyed an acting career spanning eight decades. On Tuesday, Roger Moore’s children announced his death at the age of 89 in Switzerland, saying: “he passed away today ... after a short but brave battle with cancer”. Moore was best known for playing the third incarnation

Newly Built Church In Hyderabad Vandalised By Miscreants

Hyderabad: A group of villagers on Sunday vandalised the newly constructed Lady of Fatima Church at Godamakunta in Kundapalli village of Keesara mandal in Medchal district, 25 km from the city. The church was consecrated on May 13 by Archbishop Thumma Bala of Hyderabad. According to eyewitness account, the mob

Pollution Of Field In Pissurlem: High Court Issues Notice To Govt And GSPCB

Pissurlem: Justice M.S.Sonak of the Bombay High Court at Goa today directed that notices be issued to the Goa Government and Goa State Pollution Control Board (GSPCB) over the failure to act against the three polluting industrial units unlawfully discharging toxic waste water causing loss and damage to a farmer's field and plantation at Pissurlem in Satari. The GSPCB has been

GSRP Not To Field Candidates In Future Elections If CWCs Are Not In Place

Mapuça: GOA SU-RAJ PARTY-GSRP, in its post 2017 assembly elections decision has resolved that the party shall not field candidates in future elections if the grass-roots organizations in the respective constituencies i.e. Constituency Working Committees – CWCs are not in place, where the Presidents of CWCs are its candidates with the Secretaries as Substitute Candidates

Panjim SDPO To Probe Complaint Of Extra-Marital Affair Against Police Inspector Rajesh Job

Panjim: Panjim Sub Divisional Police Officer Nelson Albuquerque has been directed to immediately conduct a preliminary inquiry into the complaint filed by a NRI from Ribandar alleging that Cyber cell Police Inspector Rajesh Job was having an extramarital affair with his wife. In a written complaint submitted to the Director General of Police, the NRI stated that after working

Land Grab Case Against Dilip Parulekar: Order On 1 June

Panjim: North Goa Principal District & Sessions Judge Irshad Agha today heard arguments by Adv. Aires Rodrigues and has fixed for June 1st his order on whether to issue process in the Serula Comunidade land grab case against former Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar and the other two accused Peter Martins, the then attorney of Comunidade of Serula and Irene Sequeira

District Collectors To Enquire Into The Issue Of Dual Citizenship

Panjim: Five months after the ministry of home affairs empowered district collectors to inquire into the issue of dual citizenship and make recommendations to the central government, the state government has published the Union home ministry order order in its official gazette. The order will be in force for a period of two years from the date of publication in the official gazette

SIT Issues Fresh Summons To Digambar Kamat The Former CM Of Goa

Panjim: The Special Investigation Team (SIT), probing an alleged illegal mining scam, on Friday issued fresh summons to former Goa chief minister Digambar Kamat to appear before it on April 24. The SIT issued fresh summon to Kamat after the Congress leader failed to appear before the SIT on Tuesday. Kamat had held the charge of the Mines and Geology Ministry in the state

2007 Threat To Kill Case: Health Minister Vishwajit Rane To Appear In Court

Panjim: Goa’s Health Minister Vishwajit Rane has to appear before Panaji Judicial Magistrate First Class Vaishali Lotlikar on April 28th at 2.30 pm to furnish surety in the 2007 threat to kill Adv.Aires Rodrigues case. Vishwajit Rane is to face trial under Section 506 (threat to kill) of Indian Penal Code for having allegedly on 31st July 2007 telephonically threatened to kill Adv. Aires Rodrigues

‘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



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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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