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IN TODAY'S EZINE: Clashes taking place at Sanvordem make it to the
headlines, and leaves a trail of destruction among two groups. Your
favourite Konkani sayings, and a request to tell others about the Goanet
News Bytes service... if you like it.

CLASHES AT SANVORDEM OVER SHARE OF MINING PIE: Ambeudok and Periudok
near Sanvordem was tense on Thursday, after clashes between two
rival over a mining contract left a trail of destruction --
including damage to two bars, an attack on a residence, and the
ransacking of an telephone booth, besides the damage to four trucks.
Several persons were injured and admitted to Hospicio(H)

Gomantak Times described it as a "temple brawl". It said that
trouble broke out over the issue of organising religious programmes
at the Sai Baba temple. But police were also quoted as saying that
there was some friction between the two groups over the contracts to
transport iron ore. (GT)

COUPLE MARKS WEDDING ANNIVERSARY WITH SUICIDE: Shravan S Gawas (36)
and his wife Alka Gawas (25) committed suicide, on their first
wedding anniversary, by electrocuting themselves through a fan
regulator. Alka was nine months pregnant and was due to deliver
their baby later this month. Both lived at Sada, Vasco. (H)

BJP MEN IN THE NEWS, WITH BRUSHES WITH THE LAW AND CASES: In Bicholim,
BJP MLA registered a counter-complaint against the local post officer, who
Patnekar claimed had registered a "false complaint" against Marathi
activists, over employment language-linked protests.BJP president and Vasco
MLA Rajendra Arlekar is meanwhile fighting a battle that attempts to
disqualify him, on the grounds that he held a government office-of-profit
even while contesting the last elections. It may be recalled that when in
power, the BJP had itself filed a number of cases against the Congress MLAs
-- on corruption and other grounds.

o Response to Goa government's heritage house scheme dwindling. (H)
o Goa government has issued tenders for implementing the Mid Day meals
scheme in all talukas of Goa from June 2005 to April 2006. The BJP
government had implemented the scheme in outlying talukas, and had
also earned some flak over the quality of items distributed, amidst
charges that the contract had gone to some well-connected groups.
o Goa's economic census meet focuses on unorganised sector ventures.(NT)
o Portuguese film festival gets underway in Goa. (NT)
o Nationalist Congress Party seeks weekly visits by Governor to Vasco.(NT)
o M Boyer released a Konkani VCD 'Bhaddeacho Kusvo' (Rented Womb)
by Machi Mogi, at his residence at Raia. Photo shows the aging Boyer
undertaking the release from what appears to be a wheelchair.
o Dr Emidiio Afonso Trust invites young Goan scientists to apply for
its third annual scholarship in the sciences. (H)
o Jaycee all-India president TVN Murthy to visit Goa, April 16-17.(H)
o All-Goa merchants to hold strike against Value Added Tax, Apr 19.(H)
o National seminar on gram sabhas to be held at Madkai's Peaceful Society
from April 25-27. (H)
o All Goa Panchayat Parishad demands more powers. (GT)
o Vasco Parish Youth to hold summer blast from April 17 to 20 at church.

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DEATHS & OBITUARIES
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CHANDOR: Rashid Anthoni Fernandes, b 1985. son of Lawrence and
Eulodia, grandson of Thomas/Francisca and late Anthoni/Maria Rozada.
Funeral from Villa Formosa for Chandor Church, April 17, Sunday.

FATORDA: Dr Uday P Naik (54), expired after a brief illness. Cremated on
April 15. Survived by wife Radhiya, sons Aniruddha and Abhinav. No
condolence visits please.

NAVELIM: Jose P Diniz of Aquem-Baizo. Husband of Estella, father/in-law of
Brazil, Rosy/Michael, Thereza/Lazrus, granddad of Valeny, Vernon and Liza.
Funeral April 16 at 5.45 pm to OL of Rosary Church, Navelim.

SALVADOR DO MUNDO: Hipolito E Pinto ex-Kuwait BKME, of Salem. Husband of
late Julema, father/in-law of Jennifer/Roque D'Souza, Joyce/Bobby Monteiro
(Kuwait), Janet/Mark Cordeiro, Joseph (Navhind Times)/Charlotte. Funeral
April 16.

VELIM: MAURICIO FERNANDES, staff member of St Rock's High School, Tollecanto
Velim.

VELIM: Santana Antonio Ligorio Colaco, of Colaco Vaddo/Vasco/Mumbai/Aquem
Alto. Former superintendent of Customs, Mumba-Goa. b 1926. Son of late
Berardo Caetano Colaco and late Maria Francisca Rolinda Colcao, husband of
Ave Estela Colaco, father/in-law of Victor Colaco, Gracinda/Desmond
Fernandes, Edwin/Ivone Colaco, Elizabeth/Clayton Alphonso and Melvin Colaco
(all residing in USA), grandfather of Derek Fernandes, Emma, Leah Colaco and
Warren Alphonso. Funeral at St Xavier's Church, Velim, April 17, 4.30 pm.

EX-P&O: Miguel Rosario Pimenta. Husband of Mary, father/in-law of
Milton/Sandra (Doha), Mira/Savio, Michael (Doha)/Cynthia, Rozada/Agnelo
(Canada) and Rosario (Marine Engg)/Melanie. Funeral date to be announced.

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GOA SPORTS
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o Dudu keeps his word, scores to help Sporting Clube de Goa take on 1-0
win against Mohan Bagan. This win puts Sporting, with 35 points, just
a point behind defending champions East Bengal. (H)

o Hosts Adarsh Yuvak Sangh of Saligao defeated Calangute Association 4-2
via tie-breaker to enter the semis of the Kingfisher Champions
trophy at Saligao United grounds. (H)

o Saligao United Club scored an easy 2-0 win over Nagoa Sports Club in the
inaugural match of the Minguel-Hilda Egypsy Memorial soccer tournament
at the Baga grounds. (H)

o Football Club of Siolim was lucky to make it to the finals, scoring
a 5-4 tie-breaker win over Benny XI Mapusa in the Saudi Cup at
St Anthony Church Grounds, Siolim.

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KONKANI SAYINGS
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o Pain kelem pap, ani bhurgim ditat zap.
The sins of the father are visited upon the children.

o Pott bhortoch, gore ambott.
No appreication of anything superfluous.
(Literally, once the stomach's full, the jackfruit is sour)

o Raza-chea fattlean taka mhonntat 'pottacho'.
This refers to people who gossip and malign you in your absence.

o Omtea kollxear, udok.
Equivalent of pouring water on a duck's back.

COURTESY: Avoichim Mannkam Motiam/Goa -- A Mother's Legacy by
Juliet Abreu e D'Costa, 2005. Rs 60 in Goa.

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IN TODAY'S EZINE: Clashes taking place at Sanvordem make it to the
headlines, and leaves a trail of destruction among two groups. Your
favourite Konkani sayings, and a request to tell others about the Goanet
News Bytes service... if you like it.

CLASHES AT SANVORDEM OVER SHARE OF MINING PIE: Ambeudok and Periudok
near Sanvordem was tense on Thursday, after clashes between two
rival over a mining contract left a trail of destruction --
including damage to two bars, an attack on a residence, and the
ransacking of an telephone booth, besides the damage to four trucks.
Several persons were injured and admitted to Hospicio(H)

Gomantak Times described it as a "temple brawl". It said that
trouble broke out over the issue of organising religious programmes
at the Sai Baba temple. But police were also quoted as saying that
there was some friction between the two groups over the contracts to
transport iron ore. (GT)

COUPLE MARKS WEDDING ANNIVERSARY WITH SUICIDE: Shravan S Gawas (36)
and his wife Alka Gawas (25) committed suicide, on their first
wedding anniversary, by electrocuting themselves through a fan
regulator. Alka was nine months pregnant and was due to deliver
their baby later this month. Both lived at Sada, Vasco. (H)

BJP MEN IN THE NEWS, WITH BRUSHES WITH THE LAW AND CASES: In Bicholim,
BJP MLA registered a counter-complaint against the local post officer, who
Patnekar claimed had registered a "false complaint" against Marathi
activists, over employment language-linked protests.BJP president and Vasco
MLA Rajendra Arlekar is meanwhile fighting a battle that attempts to
disqualify him, on the grounds that he held a government office-of-profit
even while contesting the last elections. It may be recalled that when in
power, the BJP had itself filed a number of cases against the Congress MLAs
-- on corruption and other grounds.

o Response to Goa government's heritage house scheme dwindling. (H)
o Goa government has issued tenders for implementing the Mid Day meals
scheme in all talukas of Goa from June 2005 to April 2006. The BJP
government had implemented the scheme in outlying talukas, and had
also earned some flak over the quality of items distributed, amidst
charges that the contract had gone to some well-connected groups.
o Goa's economic census meet focuses on unorganised sector ventures.(NT)
o Portuguese film festival gets underway in Goa. (NT)
o Nationalist Congress Party seeks weekly visits by Governor to Vasco.(NT)
o M Boyer released a Konkani VCD 'Bhaddeacho Kusvo' (Rented Womb)
by Machi Mogi, at his residence at Raia. Photo shows the aging Boyer
undertaking the release from what appears to be a wheelchair.
o Dr Emidiio Afonso Trust invites young Goan scientists to apply for
its third annual scholarship in the sciences. (H)
o Jaycee all-India president TVN Murthy to visit Goa, April 16-17.(H)
o All-Goa merchants to hold strike against Value Added Tax, Apr 19.(H)
o National seminar on gram sabhas to be held at Madkai's Peaceful Society
from April 25-27. (H)
o All Goa Panchayat Parishad demands more powers. (GT)
o Vasco Parish Youth to hold summer blast from April 17 to 20 at church.

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DEATHS & OBITUARIES
---------------------------------------------------------------------

CHANDOR: Rashid Anthoni Fernandes, b 1985. son of Lawrence and
Eulodia, grandson of Thomas/Francisca and late Anthoni/Maria Rozada.
Funeral from Villa Formosa for Chandor Church, April 17, Sunday.

FATORDA: Dr Uday P Naik (54), expired after a brief illness. Cremated on
April 15. Survived by wife Radhiya, sons Aniruddha and Abhinav. No
condolence visits please.

NAVELIM: Jose P Diniz of Aquem-Baizo. Husband of Estella, father/in-law of
Brazil, Rosy/Michael, Thereza/Lazrus, granddad of Valeny, Vernon and Liza.
Funeral April 16 at 5.45 pm to OL of Rosary Church, Navelim.

SALVADOR DO MUNDO: Hipolito E Pinto ex-Kuwait BKME, of Salem. Husband of
late Julema, father/in-law of Jennifer/Roque D'Souza, Joyce/Bobby Monteiro
(Kuwait), Janet/Mark Cordeiro, Joseph (Navhind Times)/Charlotte. Funeral
April 16.

VELIM: MAURICIO FERNANDES, staff member of St Rock's High School, Tollecanto
Velim.

VELIM: Santana Antonio Ligorio Colaco, of Colaco Vaddo/Vasco/Mumbai/Aquem
Alto. Former superintendent of Customs, Mumba-Goa. b 1926. Son of late
Berardo Caetano Colaco and late Maria Francisca Rolinda Colcao, husband of
Ave Estela Colaco, father/in-law of Victor Colaco, Gracinda/Desmond
Fernandes, Edwin/Ivone Colaco, Elizabeth/Clayton Alphonso and Melvin Colaco
(all residing in USA), grandfather of Derek Fernandes, Emma, Leah Colaco and
Warren Alphonso. Funeral at St Xavier's Church, Velim, April 17, 4.30 pm.

EX-P&O: Miguel Rosario Pimenta. Husband of Mary, father/in-law of
Milton/Sandra (Doha), Mira/Savio, Michael (Doha)/Cynthia, Rozada/Agnelo
(Canada) and Rosario (Marine Engg)/Melanie. Funeral date to be announced.

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GOA SPORTS
---------------------------------------------------------------------

o Dudu keeps his word, scores to help Sporting Clube de Goa take on 1-0
win against Mohan Bagan. This win puts Sporting, with 35 points, just
a point behind defending champions East Bengal. (H)

o Hosts Adarsh Yuvak Sangh of Saligao defeated Calangute Association 4-2
via tie-breaker to enter the semis of the Kingfisher Champions
trophy at Saligao United grounds. (H)

o Saligao United Club scored an easy 2-0 win over Nagoa Sports Club in the
inaugural match of the Minguel-Hilda Egypsy Memorial soccer tournament
at the Baga grounds. (H)

o Football Club of Siolim was lucky to make it to the finals, scoring
a 5-4 tie-breaker win over Benny XI Mapusa in the Saudi Cup at
St Anthony Church Grounds, Siolim.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
KONKANI SAYINGS
---------------------------------------------------------------------

o Pain kelem pap, ani bhurgim ditat zap.
The sins of the father are visited upon the children.

o Pott bhortoch, gore ambott.
No appreication of anything superfluous.
(Literally, once the stomach's full, the jackfruit is sour)

o Raza-chea fattlean taka mhonntat 'pottacho'.
This refers to people who gossip and malign you in your absence.

o Omtea kollxear, udok.
Equivalent of pouring water on a duck's back.

COURTESY: Avoichim Mannkam Motiam/Goa -- A Mother's Legacy by
Juliet Abreu e D'Costa, 2005. Rs 60 in Goa.

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WEATHER, ETC IN GOA
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IN TODAY'S EZINE: Clashes taking place at Sanvordem make it to the
headlines, and leaves a trail of destruction among two groups. Your
favourite Konkani sayings, and a request to tell others about the Goanet
News Bytes service... if you like it.

CLASHES AT SANVORDEM OVER SHARE OF MINING PIE: Ambeudok and Periudok
near Sanvordem was tense on Thursday, after clashes between two
rival over a mining contract left a trail of destruction --
including damage to two bars, an attack on a residence, and the
ransacking of an telephone booth, besides the damage to four trucks.
Several persons were injured and admitted to Hospicio(H)

Gomantak Times described it as a "temple brawl". It said that
trouble broke out over the issue of organising religious programmes
at the Sai Baba temple. But police were also quoted as saying that
there was some friction between the two groups over the contracts to
transport iron ore. (GT)

COUPLE MARKS WEDDING ANNIVERSARY WITH SUICIDE: Shravan S Gawas (36)
and his wife Alka Gawas (25) committed suicide, on their first
wedding anniversary, by electrocuting themselves through a fan
regulator. Alka was nine months pregnant and was due to deliver
their baby later this month. Both lived at Sada, Vasco. (H)

BJP MEN IN THE NEWS, WITH BRUSHES WITH THE LAW AND CASES: In Bicholim,
BJP MLA registered a counter-complaint against the local post officer, who
Patnekar claimed had registered a "false complaint" against Marathi
activists, over employment language-linked protests.BJP president and Vasco
MLA Rajendra Arlekar is meanwhile fighting a battle that attempts to
disqualify him, on the grounds that he held a government office-of-profit
even while contesting the last elections. It may be recalled that when in
power, the BJP had itself filed a number of cases against the Congress MLAs
-- on corruption and other grounds.

o Response to Goa government's heritage house scheme dwindling. (H)
o Goa government has issued tenders for implementing the Mid Day meals
scheme in all talukas of Goa from June 2005 to April 2006. The BJP
government had implemented the scheme in outlying talukas, and had
also earned some flak over the quality of items distributed, amidst
charges that the contract had gone to some well-connected groups.
o Goa's economic census meet focuses on unorganised sector ventures.(NT)
o Portuguese film festival gets underway in Goa. (NT)
o Nationalist Congress Party seeks weekly visits by Governor to Vasco.(NT)
o M Boyer released a Konkani VCD 'Bhaddeacho Kusvo' (Rented Womb)
by Machi Mogi, at his residence at Raia. Photo shows the aging Boyer
undertaking the release from what appears to be a wheelchair.
o Dr Emidiio Afonso Trust invites young Goan scientists to apply for
its third annual scholarship in the sciences. (H)
o Jaycee all-India president TVN Murthy to visit Goa, April 16-17.(H)
o All-Goa merchants to hold strike against Value Added Tax, Apr 19.(H)
o National seminar on gram sabhas to be held at Madkai's Peaceful Society
from April 25-27. (H)
o All Goa Panchayat Parishad demands more powers. (GT)
o Vasco Parish Youth to hold summer blast from April 17 to 20 at church.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
DEATHS & OBITUARIES
---------------------------------------------------------------------

CHANDOR: Rashid Anthoni Fernandes, b 1985. son of Lawrence and
Eulodia, grandson of Thomas/Francisca and late Anthoni/Maria Rozada.
Funeral from Villa Formosa for Chandor Church, April 17, Sunday.

FATORDA: Dr Uday P Naik (54), expired after a brief illness. Cremated on
April 15. Survived by wife Radhiya, sons Aniruddha and Abhinav. No
condolence visits please.

NAVELIM: Jose P Diniz of Aquem-Baizo. Husband of Estella, father/in-law of
Brazil, Rosy/Michael, Thereza/Lazrus, granddad of Valeny, Vernon and Liza.
Funeral April 16 at 5.45 pm to OL of Rosary Church, Navelim.

SALVADOR DO MUNDO: Hipolito E Pinto ex-Kuwait BKME, of Salem. Husband of
late Julema, father/in-law of Jennifer/Roque D'Souza, Joyce/Bobby Monteiro
(Kuwait), Janet/Mark Cordeiro, Joseph (Navhind Times)/Charlotte. Funeral
April 16.

VELIM: MAURICIO FERNANDES, staff member of St Rock's High School, Tollecanto
Velim.

VELIM: Santana Antonio Ligorio Colaco, of Colaco Vaddo/Vasco/Mumbai/Aquem
Alto. Former superintendent of Customs, Mumba-Goa. b 1926. Son of late
Berardo Caetano Colaco and late Maria Francisca Rolinda Colcao, husband of
Ave Estela Colaco, father/in-law of Victor Colaco, Gracinda/Desmond
Fernandes, Edwin/Ivone Colaco, Elizabeth/Clayton Alphonso and Melvin Colaco
(all residing in USA), grandfather of Derek Fernandes, Emma, Leah Colaco and
Warren Alphonso. Funeral at St Xavier's Church, Velim, April 17, 4.30 pm.

EX-P&O: Miguel Rosario Pimenta. Husband of Mary, father/in-law of
Milton/Sandra (Doha), Mira/Savio, Michael (Doha)/Cynthia, Rozada/Agnelo
(Canada) and Rosario (Marine Engg)/Melanie. Funeral date to be announced.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
GOA SPORTS
---------------------------------------------------------------------

o Dudu keeps his word, scores to help Sporting Clube de Goa take on 1-0
win against Mohan Bagan. This win puts Sporting, with 35 points, just
a point behind defending champions East Bengal. (H)

o Hosts Adarsh Yuvak Sangh of Saligao defeated Calangute Association 4-2
via tie-breaker to enter the semis of the Kingfisher Champions
trophy at Saligao United grounds. (H)

o Saligao United Club scored an easy 2-0 win over Nagoa Sports Club in the
inaugural match of the Minguel-Hilda Egypsy Memorial soccer tournament
at the Baga grounds. (H)

o Football Club of Siolim was lucky to make it to the finals, scoring
a 5-4 tie-breaker win over Benny XI Mapusa in the Saudi Cup at
St Anthony Church Grounds, Siolim.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
KONKANI SAYINGS
---------------------------------------------------------------------

o Pain kelem pap, ani bhurgim ditat zap.
The sins of the father are visited upon the children.

o Pott bhortoch, gore ambott.
No appreication of anything superfluous.
(Literally, once the stomach's full, the jackfruit is sour)

o Raza-chea fattlean taka mhonntat 'pottacho'.
This refers to people who gossip and malign you in your absence.

o Omtea kollxear, udok.
Equivalent of pouring water on a duck's back.

COURTESY: Avoichim Mannkam Motiam/Goa -- A Mother's Legacy by
Juliet Abreu e D'Costa, 2005. Rs 60 in Goa.

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WEATHER, ETC IN GOA
---------------------------------------------------------------------

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IN TODAY'S EZINE: Clashes taking place at Sanvordem make it to the
headlines, and leaves a trail of destruction among two groups. Your
favourite Konkani sayings, and a request to tell others about the Goanet
News Bytes service... if you like it.

CLASHES AT SANVORDEM OVER SHARE OF MINING PIE: Ambeudok and Periudok
near Sanvordem was tense on Thursday, after clashes between two
rival over a mining contract left a trail of destruction --
including damage to two bars, an attack on a residence, and the
ransacking of an telephone booth, besides the damage to four trucks.
Several persons were injured and admitted to Hospicio(H)

Gomantak Times described it as a "temple brawl". It said that
trouble broke out over the issue of organising religious programmes
at the Sai Baba temple. But police were also quoted as saying that
there was some friction between the two groups over the contracts to
transport iron ore. (GT)

COUPLE MARKS WEDDING ANNIVERSARY WITH SUICIDE: Shravan S Gawas (36)
and his wife Alka Gawas (25) committed suicide, on their first
wedding anniversary, by electrocuting themselves through a fan
regulator. Alka was nine months pregnant and was due to deliver
their baby later this month. Both lived at Sada, Vasco. (H)

BJP MEN IN THE NEWS, WITH BRUSHES WITH THE LAW AND CASES: In Bicholim,
BJP MLA registered a counter-complaint against the local post officer, who
Patnekar claimed had registered a "false complaint" against Marathi
activists, over employment language-linked protests.BJP president and Vasco
MLA Rajendra Arlekar is meanwhile fighting a battle that attempts to
disqualify him, on the grounds that he held a government office-of-profit
even while contesting the last elections. It may be recalled that when in
power, the BJP had itself filed a number of cases against the Congress MLAs
-- on corruption and other grounds.

o Response to Goa government's heritage house scheme dwindling. (H)
o Goa government has issued tenders for implementing the Mid Day meals
scheme in all talukas of Goa from June 2005 to April 2006. The BJP
government had implemented the scheme in outlying talukas, and had
also earned some flak over the quality of items distributed, amidst
charges that the contract had gone to some well-connected groups.
o Goa's economic census meet focuses on unorganised sector ventures.(NT)
o Portuguese film festival gets underway in Goa. (NT)
o Nationalist Congress Party seeks weekly visits by Governor to Vasco.(NT)
o M Boyer released a Konkani VCD 'Bhaddeacho Kusvo' (Rented Womb)
by Machi Mogi, at his residence at Raia. Photo shows the aging Boyer
undertaking the release from what appears to be a wheelchair.
o Dr Emidiio Afonso Trust invites young Goan scientists to apply for
its third annual scholarship in the sciences. (H)
o Jaycee all-India president TVN Murthy to visit Goa, April 16-17.(H)
o All-Goa merchants to hold strike against Value Added Tax, Apr 19.(H)
o National seminar on gram sabhas to be held at Madkai's Peaceful Society
from April 25-27. (H)
o All Goa Panchayat Parishad demands more powers. (GT)
o Vasco Parish Youth to hold summer blast from April 17 to 20 at church.

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DEATHS & OBITUARIES
---------------------------------------------------------------------

CHANDOR: Rashid Anthoni Fernandes, b 1985. son of Lawrence and
Eulodia, grandson of Thomas/Francisca and late Anthoni/Maria Rozada.
Funeral from Villa Formosa for Chandor Church, April 17, Sunday.

FATORDA: Dr Uday P Naik (54), expired after a brief illness. Cremated on
April 15. Survived by wife Radhiya, sons Aniruddha and Abhinav. No
condolence visits please.

NAVELIM: Jose P Diniz of Aquem-Baizo. Husband of Estella, father/in-law of
Brazil, Rosy/Michael, Thereza/Lazrus, granddad of Valeny, Vernon and Liza.
Funeral April 16 at 5.45 pm to OL of Rosary Church, Navelim.

SALVADOR DO MUNDO: Hipolito E Pinto ex-Kuwait BKME, of Salem. Husband of
late Julema, father/in-law of Jennifer/Roque D'Souza, Joyce/Bobby Monteiro
(Kuwait), Janet/Mark Cordeiro, Joseph (Navhind Times)/Charlotte. Funeral
April 16.

VELIM: MAURICIO FERNANDES, staff member of St Rock's High School, Tollecanto
Velim.

VELIM: Santana Antonio Ligorio Colaco, of Colaco Vaddo/Vasco/Mumbai/Aquem
Alto. Former superintendent of Customs, Mumba-Goa. b 1926. Son of late
Berardo Caetano Colaco and late Maria Francisca Rolinda Colcao, husband of
Ave Estela Colaco, father/in-law of Victor Colaco, Gracinda/Desmond
Fernandes, Edwin/Ivone Colaco, Elizabeth/Clayton Alphonso and Melvin Colaco
(all residing in USA), grandfather of Derek Fernandes, Emma, Leah Colaco and
Warren Alphonso. Funeral at St Xavier's Church, Velim, April 17, 4.30 pm.

EX-P&O: Miguel Rosario Pimenta. Husband of Mary, father/in-law of
Milton/Sandra (Doha), Mira/Savio, Michael (Doha)/Cynthia, Rozada/Agnelo
(Canada) and Rosario (Marine Engg)/Melanie. Funeral date to be announced.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
GOA SPORTS
---------------------------------------------------------------------

o Dudu keeps his word, scores to help Sporting Clube de Goa take on 1-0
win against Mohan Bagan. This win puts Sporting, with 35 points, just
a point behind defending champions East Bengal. (H)

o Hosts Adarsh Yuvak Sangh of Saligao defeated Calangute Association 4-2
via tie-breaker to enter the semis of the Kingfisher Champions
trophy at Saligao United grounds. (H)

o Saligao United Club scored an easy 2-0 win over Nagoa Sports Club in the
inaugural match of the Minguel-Hilda Egypsy Memorial soccer tournament
at the Baga grounds. (H)

o Football Club of Siolim was lucky to make it to the finals, scoring
a 5-4 tie-breaker win over Benny XI Mapusa in the Saudi Cup at
St Anthony Church Grounds, Siolim.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
KONKANI SAYINGS
---------------------------------------------------------------------

o Pain kelem pap, ani bhurgim ditat zap.
The sins of the father are visited upon the children.

o Pott bhortoch, gore ambott.
No appreication of anything superfluous.
(Literally, once the stomach's full, the jackfruit is sour)

o Raza-chea fattlean taka mhonntat 'pottacho'.
This refers to people who gossip and malign you in your absence.

o Omtea kollxear, udok.
Equivalent of pouring water on a duck's back.

COURTESY: Avoichim Mannkam Motiam/Goa -- A Mother's Legacy by
Juliet Abreu e D'Costa, 2005. Rs 60 in Goa.

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---------------------------------------------------------------------

Maximum 34.3 deg C, min 25.0. Day humidity 76% and night 69%.

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IN TODAY'S EZINE: Clashes taking place at Sanvordem make it to the
headlines, and leaves a trail of destruction among two groups. Your
favourite Konkani sayings, and a request to tell others about the Goanet
News Bytes service... if you like it.

CLASHES AT SANVORDEM OVER SHARE OF MINING PIE: Ambeudok and Periudok
near Sanvordem was tense on Thursday, after clashes between two
rival over a mining contract left a trail of destruction --
including damage to two bars, an attack on a residence, and the
ransacking of an telephone booth, besides the damage to four trucks.
Several persons were injured and admitted to Hospicio(H)

Gomantak Times described it as a "temple brawl". It said that
trouble broke out over the issue of organising religious programmes
at the Sai Baba temple. But police were also quoted as saying that
there was some friction between the two groups over the contracts to
transport iron ore. (GT)

COUPLE MARKS WEDDING ANNIVERSARY WITH SUICIDE: Shravan S Gawas (36)
and his wife Alka Gawas (25) committed suicide, on their first
wedding anniversary, by electrocuting themselves through a fan
regulator. Alka was nine months pregnant and was due to deliver
their baby later this month. Both lived at Sada, Vasco. (H)

BJP MEN IN THE NEWS, WITH BRUSHES WITH THE LAW AND CASES: In Bicholim,
BJP MLA registered a counter-complaint against the local post officer, who
Patnekar claimed had registered a "false complaint" against Marathi
activists, over employment language-linked protests.BJP president and Vasco
MLA Rajendra Arlekar is meanwhile fighting a battle that attempts to
disqualify him, on the grounds that he held a government office-of-profit
even while contesting the last elections. It may be recalled that when in
power, the BJP had itself filed a number of cases against the Congress MLAs
-- on corruption and other grounds.

o Response to Goa government's heritage house scheme dwindling. (H)
o Goa government has issued tenders for implementing the Mid Day meals
scheme in all talukas of Goa from June 2005 to April 2006. The BJP
government had implemented the scheme in outlying talukas, and had
also earned some flak over the quality of items distributed, amidst
charges that the contract had gone to some well-connected groups.
o Goa's economic census meet focuses on unorganised sector ventures.(NT)
o Portuguese film festival gets underway in Goa. (NT)
o Nationalist Congress Party seeks weekly visits by Governor to Vasco.(NT)
o M Boyer released a Konkani VCD 'Bhaddeacho Kusvo' (Rented Womb)
by Machi Mogi, at his residence at Raia. Photo shows the aging Boyer
undertaking the release from what appears to be a wheelchair.
o Dr Emidiio Afonso Trust invites young Goan scientists to apply for
its third annual scholarship in the sciences. (H)
o Jaycee all-India president TVN Murthy to visit Goa, April 16-17.(H)
o All-Goa merchants to hold strike against Value Added Tax, Apr 19.(H)
o National seminar on gram sabhas to be held at Madkai's Peaceful Society
from April 25-27. (H)
o All Goa Panchayat Parishad demands more powers. (GT)
o Vasco Parish Youth to hold summer blast from April 17 to 20 at church.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
DEATHS & OBITUARIES
---------------------------------------------------------------------

CHANDOR: Rashid Anthoni Fernandes, b 1985. son of Lawrence and
Eulodia, grandson of Thomas/Francisca and late Anthoni/Maria Rozada.
Funeral from Villa Formosa for Chandor Church, April 17, Sunday.

FATORDA: Dr Uday P Naik (54), expired after a brief illness. Cremated on
April 15. Survived by wife Radhiya, sons Aniruddha and Abhinav. No
condolence visits please.

NAVELIM: Jose P Diniz of Aquem-Baizo. Husband of Estella, father/in-law of
Brazil, Rosy/Michael, Thereza/Lazrus, granddad of Valeny, Vernon and Liza.
Funeral April 16 at 5.45 pm to OL of Rosary Church, Navelim.

SALVADOR DO MUNDO: Hipolito E Pinto ex-Kuwait BKME, of Salem. Husband of
late Julema, father/in-law of Jennifer/Roque D'Souza, Joyce/Bobby Monteiro
(Kuwait), Janet/Mark Cordeiro, Joseph (Navhind Times)/Charlotte. Funeral
April 16.

VELIM: MAURICIO FERNANDES, staff member of St Rock's High School, Tollecanto
Velim.

VELIM: Santana Antonio Ligorio Colaco, of Colaco Vaddo/Vasco/Mumbai/Aquem
Alto. Former superintendent of Customs, Mumba-Goa. b 1926. Son of late
Berardo Caetano Colaco and late Maria Francisca Rolinda Colcao, husband of
Ave Estela Colaco, father/in-law of Victor Colaco, Gracinda/Desmond
Fernandes, Edwin/Ivone Colaco, Elizabeth/Clayton Alphonso and Melvin Colaco
(all residing in USA), grandfather of Derek Fernandes, Emma, Leah Colaco and
Warren Alphonso. Funeral at St Xavier's Church, Velim, April 17, 4.30 pm.

EX-P&O: Miguel Rosario Pimenta. Husband of Mary, father/in-law of
Milton/Sandra (Doha), Mira/Savio, Michael (Doha)/Cynthia, Rozada/Agnelo
(Canada) and Rosario (Marine Engg)/Melanie. Funeral date to be announced.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
GOA SPORTS
---------------------------------------------------------------------

o Dudu keeps his word, scores to help Sporting Clube de Goa take on 1-0
win against Mohan Bagan. This win puts Sporting, with 35 points, just
a point behind defending champions East Bengal. (H)

o Hosts Adarsh Yuvak Sangh of Saligao defeated Calangute Association 4-2
via tie-breaker to enter the semis of the Kingfisher Champions
trophy at Saligao United grounds. (H)

o Saligao United Club scored an easy 2-0 win over Nagoa Sports Club in the
inaugural match of the Minguel-Hilda Egypsy Memorial soccer tournament
at the Baga grounds. (H)

o Football Club of Siolim was lucky to make it to the finals, scoring
a 5-4 tie-breaker win over Benny XI Mapusa in the Saudi Cup at
St Anthony Church Grounds, Siolim.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
KONKANI SAYINGS
---------------------------------------------------------------------

o Pain kelem pap, ani bhurgim ditat zap.
The sins of the father are visited upon the children.

o Pott bhortoch, gore ambott.
No appreication of anything superfluous.
(Literally, once the stomach's full, the jackfruit is sour)

o Raza-chea fattlean taka mhonntat 'pottacho'.
This refers to people who gossip and malign you in your absence.

o Omtea kollxear, udok.
Equivalent of pouring water on a duck's back.

COURTESY: Avoichim Mannkam Motiam/Goa -- A Mother's Legacy by
Juliet Abreu e D'Costa, 2005. Rs 60 in Goa.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
WEATHER, ETC IN GOA
---------------------------------------------------------------------

Maximum 34.3 deg C, min 25.0. Day humidity 76% and night 69%.

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IN TODAY'S EZINE: Clashes taking place at Sanvordem make it to the
headlines, and leaves a trail of destruction among two groups. Your
favourite Konkani sayings, and a request to tell others about the Goanet
News Bytes service... if you like it.

CLASHES AT SANVORDEM OVER SHARE OF MINING PIE: Ambeudok and Periudok
near Sanvordem was tense on Thursday, after clashes between two
rival over a mining contract left a trail of destruction --
including damage to two bars, an attack on a residence, and the
ransacking of an telephone booth, besides the damage to four trucks.
Several persons were injured and admitted to Hospicio(H)

Gomantak Times described it as a "temple brawl". It said that
trouble broke out over the issue of organising religious programmes
at the Sai Baba temple. But police were also quoted as saying that
there was some friction between the two groups over the contracts to
transport iron ore. (GT)

COUPLE MARKS WEDDING ANNIVERSARY WITH SUICIDE: Shravan S Gawas (36)
and his wife Alka Gawas (25) committed suicide, on their first
wedding anniversary, by electrocuting themselves through a fan
regulator. Alka was nine months pregnant and was due to deliver
their baby later this month. Both lived at Sada, Vasco. (H)

BJP MEN IN THE NEWS, WITH BRUSHES WITH THE LAW AND CASES: In Bicholim,
BJP MLA registered a counter-complaint against the local post officer, who
Patnekar claimed had registered a "false complaint" against Marathi
activists, over employment language-linked protests.BJP president and Vasco
MLA Rajendra Arlekar is meanwhile fighting a battle that attempts to
disqualify him, on the grounds that he held a government office-of-profit
even while contesting the last elections. It may be recalled that when in
power, the BJP had itself filed a number of cases against the Congress MLAs
-- on corruption and other grounds.

o Response to Goa government's heritage house scheme dwindling. (H)
o Goa government has issued tenders for implementing the Mid Day meals
scheme in all talukas of Goa from June 2005 to April 2006. The BJP
government had implemented the scheme in outlying talukas, and had
also earned some flak over the quality of items distributed, amidst
charges that the contract had gone to some well-connected groups.
o Goa's economic census meet focuses on unorganised sector ventures.(NT)
o Portuguese film festival gets underway in Goa. (NT)
o Nationalist Congress Party seeks weekly visits by Governor to Vasco.(NT)
o M Boyer released a Konkani VCD 'Bhaddeacho Kusvo' (Rented Womb)
by Machi Mogi, at his residence at Raia. Photo shows the aging Boyer
undertaking the release from what appears to be a wheelchair.
o Dr Emidiio Afonso Trust invites young Goan scientists to apply for
its third annual scholarship in the sciences. (H)
o Jaycee all-India president TVN Murthy to visit Goa, April 16-17.(H)
o All-Goa merchants to hold strike against Value Added Tax, Apr 19.(H)
o National seminar on gram sabhas to be held at Madkai's Peaceful Society
from April 25-27. (H)
o All Goa Panchayat Parishad demands more powers. (GT)
o Vasco Parish Youth to hold summer blast from April 17 to 20 at church.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
DEATHS & OBITUARIES
---------------------------------------------------------------------

CHANDOR: Rashid Anthoni Fernandes, b 1985. son of Lawrence and
Eulodia, grandson of Thomas/Francisca and late Anthoni/Maria Rozada.
Funeral from Villa Formosa for Chandor Church, April 17, Sunday.

FATORDA: Dr Uday P Naik (54), expired after a brief illness. Cremated on
April 15. Survived by wife Radhiya, sons Aniruddha and Abhinav. No
condolence visits please.

NAVELIM: Jose P Diniz of Aquem-Baizo. Husband of Estella, father/in-law of
Brazil, Rosy/Michael, Thereza/Lazrus, granddad of Valeny, Vernon and Liza.
Funeral April 16 at 5.45 pm to OL of Rosary Church, Navelim.

SALVADOR DO MUNDO: Hipolito E Pinto ex-Kuwait BKME, of Salem. Husband of
late Julema, father/in-law of Jennifer/Roque D'Souza, Joyce/Bobby Monteiro
(Kuwait), Janet/Mark Cordeiro, Joseph (Navhind Times)/Charlotte. Funeral
April 16.

VELIM: MAURICIO FERNANDES, staff member of St Rock's High School, Tollecanto
Velim.

VELIM: Santana Antonio Ligorio Colaco, of Colaco Vaddo/Vasco/Mumbai/Aquem
Alto. Former superintendent of Customs, Mumba-Goa. b 1926. Son of late
Berardo Caetano Colaco and late Maria Francisca Rolinda Colcao, husband of
Ave Estela Colaco, father/in-law of Victor Colaco, Gracinda/Desmond
Fernandes, Edwin/Ivone Colaco, Elizabeth/Clayton Alphonso and Melvin Colaco
(all residing in USA), grandfather of Derek Fernandes, Emma, Leah Colaco and
Warren Alphonso. Funeral at St Xavier's Church, Velim, April 17, 4.30 pm.

EX-P&O: Miguel Rosario Pimenta. Husband of Mary, father/in-law of
Milton/Sandra (Doha), Mira/Savio, Michael (Doha)/Cynthia, Rozada/Agnelo
(Canada) and Rosario (Marine Engg)/Melanie. Funeral date to be announced.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
GOA SPORTS
---------------------------------------------------------------------

o Dudu keeps his word, scores to help Sporting Clube de Goa take on 1-0
win against Mohan Bagan. This win puts Sporting, with 35 points, just
a point behind defending champions East Bengal. (H)

o Hosts Adarsh Yuvak Sangh of Saligao defeated Calangute Association 4-2
via tie-breaker to enter the semis of the Kingfisher Champions
trophy at Saligao United grounds. (H)

o Saligao United Club scored an easy 2-0 win over Nagoa Sports Club in the
inaugural match of the Minguel-Hilda Egypsy Memorial soccer tournament
at the Baga grounds. (H)

o Football Club of Siolim was lucky to make it to the finals, scoring
a 5-4 tie-breaker win over Benny XI Mapusa in the Saudi Cup at
St Anthony Church Grounds, Siolim.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
KONKANI SAYINGS
---------------------------------------------------------------------

o Pain kelem pap, ani bhurgim ditat zap.
The sins of the father are visited upon the children.

o Pott bhortoch, gore ambott.
No appreication of anything superfluous.
(Literally, once the stomach's full, the jackfruit is sour)

o Raza-chea fattlean taka mhonntat 'pottacho'.
This refers to people who gossip and malign you in your absence.

o Omtea kollxear, udok.
Equivalent of pouring water on a duck's back.

COURTESY: Avoichim Mannkam Motiam/Goa -- A Mother's Legacy by
Juliet Abreu e D'Costa, 2005. Rs 60 in Goa.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
WEATHER, ETC IN GOA
---------------------------------------------------------------------

Maximum 34.3 deg C, min 25.0. Day humidity 76% and night 69%.

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Copyleft Goanet 2005 Creative Commons http://www.creativecommons.org
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IN TODAY'S EZINE: Clashes taking place at Sanvordem make it to the
headlines, and leaves a trail of destruction among two groups. Your
favourite Konkani sayings, and a request to tell others about the Goanet
News Bytes service... if you like it.

CLASHES AT SANVORDEM OVER SHARE OF MINING PIE: Ambeudok and Periudok
near Sanvordem was tense on Thursday, after clashes between two
rival over a mining contract left a trail of destruction --
including damage to two bars, an attack on a residence, and the
ransacking of an telephone booth, besides the damage to four trucks.
Several persons were injured and admitted to Hospicio(H)

Gomantak Times described it as a "temple brawl". It said that
trouble broke out over the issue of organising religious programmes
at the Sai Baba temple. But police were also quoted as saying that
there was some friction between the two groups over the contracts to
transport iron ore. (GT)

COUPLE MARKS WEDDING ANNIVERSARY WITH SUICIDE: Shravan S Gawas (36)
and his wife Alka Gawas (25) committed suicide, on their first
wedding anniversary, by electrocuting themselves through a fan
regulator. Alka was nine months pregnant and was due to deliver
their baby later this month. Both lived at Sada, Vasco. (H)

BJP MEN IN THE NEWS, WITH BRUSHES WITH THE LAW AND CASES: In Bicholim,
BJP MLA registered a counter-complaint against the local post officer, who
Patnekar claimed had registered a "false complaint" against Marathi
activists, over employment language-linked protests.BJP president and Vasco
MLA Rajendra Arlekar is meanwhile fighting a battle that attempts to
disqualify him, on the grounds that he held a government office-of-profit
even while contesting the last elections. It may be recalled that when in
power, the BJP had itself filed a number of cases against the Congress MLAs
-- on corruption and other grounds.

o Response to Goa government's heritage house scheme dwindling. (H)
o Goa government has issued tenders for implementing the Mid Day meals
scheme in all talukas of Goa from June 2005 to April 2006. The BJP
government had implemented the scheme in outlying talukas, and had
also earned some flak over the quality of items distributed, amidst
charges that the contract had gone to some well-connected groups.
o Goa's economic census meet focuses on unorganised sector ventures.(NT)
o Portuguese film festival gets underway in Goa. (NT)
o Nationalist Congress Party seeks weekly visits by Governor to Vasco.(NT)
o M Boyer released a Konkani VCD 'Bhaddeacho Kusvo' (Rented Womb)
by Machi Mogi, at his residence at Raia. Photo shows the aging Boyer
undertaking the release from what appears to be a wheelchair.
o Dr Emidiio Afonso Trust invites young Goan scientists to apply for
its third annual scholarship in the sciences. (H)
o Jaycee all-India president TVN Murthy to visit Goa, April 16-17.(H)
o All-Goa merchants to hold strike against Value Added Tax, Apr 19.(H)
o National seminar on gram sabhas to be held at Madkai's Peaceful Society
from April 25-27. (H)
o All Goa Panchayat Parishad demands more powers. (GT)
o Vasco Parish Youth to hold summer blast from April 17 to 20 at church.

---------------------------------------------------------------------
DEATHS & OBITUARIES
---------------------------------------------------------------------

CHANDOR: Rashid Anthoni Fernandes, b 1985. son of Lawrence and
Eulodia, grandson of Thomas/Francisca and late Anthoni/Maria Rozada.
Funeral from Villa Formosa for Chandor Church, April 17, Sunday.

FATORDA: Dr Uday P Naik (54), expired after a brief illness. Cremated on
April 15. Survived by wife Radhiya, sons Aniruddha and Abhinav. No
condolence visits please.

NAVELIM: Jose P Diniz of Aquem-Baizo. Husband of Estella, father/in-law of
Brazil, Rosy/Michael, Thereza/Lazrus, granddad of Valeny, Vernon and Liza.
Funeral April 16 at 5.45 pm to OL of Rosary Church, Navelim.

SALVADOR DO MUNDO: Hipolito E Pinto ex-Kuwait BKME, of Salem. Husband of
late Julema, father/in-law of Jennifer/Roque D'Souza, Joyce/Bobby Monteiro
(Kuwait), Janet/Mark Cordeiro, Joseph (Navhind Times)/Charlotte. Funeral
April 16.

VELIM: MAURICIO FERNANDES, staff member of St Rock's High School, Tollecanto
Velim.

VELIM: Santana Antonio Ligorio Colaco, of Colaco Vaddo/Vasco/Mumbai/Aquem
Alto. Former superintendent of Customs, Mumba-Goa. b 1926. Son of late
Berardo Caetano Colaco and late Maria Francisca Rolinda Colcao, husband of
Ave Estela Colaco, father/in-law of Victor Colaco, Gracinda/Desmond
Fernandes, Edwin/Ivone Colaco, Elizabeth/Clayton Alphonso and Melvin Colaco
(all residing in USA), grandfather of Derek Fernandes, Emma, Leah Colaco and
Warren Alphonso. Funeral at St Xavier's Church, Velim, April 17, 4.30 pm.

EX-P&O: Miguel Rosario Pimenta. Husband of Mary, father/in-law of
Milton/Sandra (Doha), Mira/Savio, Michael (Doha)/Cynthia, Rozada/Agnelo
(Canada) and Rosario (Marine Engg)/Melanie. Funeral date to be announced.

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GOA SPORTS
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o Dudu keeps his word, scores to help Sporting Clube de Goa take on 1-0
win against Mohan Bagan. This win puts Sporting, with 35 points, just
a point behind defending champions East Bengal. (H)

o Hosts Adarsh Yuvak Sangh of Saligao defeated Calangute Association 4-2
via tie-breaker to enter the semis of the Kingfisher Champions
trophy at Saligao United grounds. (H)

o Saligao United Club scored an easy 2-0 win over Nagoa Sports Club in the
inaugural match of the Minguel-Hilda Egypsy Memorial soccer tournament
at the Baga grounds. (H)

o Football Club of Siolim was lucky to make it to the finals, scoring
a 5-4 tie-breaker win over Benny XI Mapusa in the Saudi Cup at
St Anthony Church Grounds, Siolim.

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KONKANI SAYINGS
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o Pain kelem pap, ani bhurgim ditat zap.
The sins of the father are visited upon the children.

o Pott bhortoch, gore ambott.
No appreication of anything superfluous.
(Literally, once the stomach's full, the jackfruit is sour)

o Raza-chea fattlean taka mhonntat 'pottacho'.
This refers to people who gossip and malign you in your absence.

o Omtea kollxear, udok.
Equivalent of pouring water on a duck's back.

COURTESY: Avoichim Mannkam Motiam/Goa -- A Mother's Legacy by
Juliet Abreu e D'Costa, 2005. Rs 60 in Goa.

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WEATHER, ETC IN GOA
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Maximum 34.3 deg C, min 25.0. Day humidity 76% and night 69%.

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