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NIT Goa to offer 2 new streams next year

PANAJI: After being handed over 120 acres of land at Cuncolim for its permanent campus, the National Institute of Technology (NIT), Goa, is now gearing up to accelerate its growth plans. From the next academic year, two new courses—bachelors in mechanical engineering and bachelors in civil engineering— will be offered to students, the new director at NIT Goa, Gopal Mugeraya,...

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Midday meal rate in Goa among costliest in country

PANAJI: Along with few states and UTs like Chandigarh, Assam and Tamil Nadu, Goa shells out one of the highest state share for a midday meal per child per day. Following pressure from self-help groups supplying the meals in Goa, the state enhanced its share again last year, taking the per meal cost to Rs 6.11 at the primary school...