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DoE focuses on MOI, loses sight of drive on mid-day meal

PANAJI: The implementation of the government decision as regards the medium of instruction at the primary level has made the department of education work overtime, with no time left at its disposal for handling other equally important matters such as inspecting the mid-day meal scheme run in the schools.

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Communication tech should be more accessible: Kamat

PANAJI: Stating that when the society gets connected, the knowledge starts flowing, the registrar of Goa University, Dr Vijayendra Kamat said that information as well as communication technology should be made more accessible to the students, teachers as well as the school managements.

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NGO demands conversion of govt land in Sattari

VALPOI: The members of Janseva Pratishthan, an NGO from Valpoi, submitted a representation to the mamlatdar of Sattari taluka, Mr Satish Desai, demanding conversion of government land or Alvara land into definitive title (full ownership rights to the farmers) which is a long-pending issue of the people of Sattari taluka.

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CICH meet pays tributes to Mumbai blast victims

PANAJI: From a diversity of opinions a consensus emerged that in any conflict, including the blasts at Mumbai, there was a need to look beyond the stereotypes that stream out, at a meeting organised by Citizens’ Initiatives for Communal Harmony (CICH) at the International Centre, Dona Paula on Saturday.

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Rains disrupt Konkan Railway services

PANAJI: Torrential rains accompanied by gusty winds that hit the state and coastal Maharashtra on Sunday seriously disrupted Konkan Railway services inconveniencing passengers. The downpour also affected the normal life in Goa.

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