Category: Edit Corner

We are India! Aamir

Let me introduce myself. I am an entrepreneur and a journalist from Goa. I have been an admirer of your movies for three reasons their topics, their entertainment value and...

This is Cowardice! Mr Parsekar

I have made no bones earlier about my complete lack of confidence in your ability to hold the position of the chair of the Chief Minister of Goa. That opinion...

An Ode to Fr Bismarque

Father Bismarque was a simple man with a simple mission in life ‘Save Goa’ from those working towards destroying its social, environmental and cultural foundations. His enemy was the enemy...

This is Goa! Respect It!

The word Goa evokes strong sentiments, a blessed land naturally gifted with a genteel people, its long coast washed by the warm waters of the Arabian sea,  fertile farms and waters that yield a living to all its people.

Happy Bangles Day!

Time to celebrate ‘Happy Bangles Day’
We Goans should be ashamed in every way
A seven-year old girl in school is raped
The crime under political clout is draped

Return of the ‘self-exiled’ son!

Luizinho Faleiro has always been one crafty, witty and determined politician that has been an immense learning experience to observe. Having interacted with this politician cum statesman on numerous occasions in Goa and New Delhi, his chutzpah never seems to amaze me.

We turn ‘3’ today!

As both Agraj Agranayak and myself sipped on our iced teas last evening, we reminisced of the humble beginnings of three years ago. For those who do not know Agraj – he is the technology wizard behind our newsportal, if it has been up and running for the last thirty-six months and countering countless hacking attempts, is because of his dedication and that of his team.

Mr Parrikar when can we see ‘Jail Birds’ and ‘Recovery’

I do not know your game plan on the mining issue and neither am I questioning your integrity. I am just a scribe who spent a considerable time investigating and exposing illegal mining in the state. Our data and research was also appreciated by the Shah Commission team and you know this fact as well and even complemented my team on our job especially when we put up the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) report – you were surprised how we got a copy of it.