Monthly Archives: August 2013

Talks on Discount

This morning at 0630, FM Channel of IGNOU broadcasted talk of a young Member of Parliament on science education in the country. He started the talk stating that when he completed class 10 about 25 years ago, he was not … Continue reading

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Invitation to Scams

Times of India howls in its headlines today “LTC scam: Jaipur to Delhi via Brazil” A top PSU official claims to have travelled from Jaipur to Delhi via Mumbai and Sao Paulo in Brazil, covering a distance of 29,000km. Fake … Continue reading

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Learning to Learn

Mr. Shivaram was out of station for a few days, to be at  Thiruvannamali on his 80th birthday. When he was away, I sent him a mail about ‘Pada,’ an editor for Indian languages, with additional features for Kannada. He … Continue reading

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