Autos and Meters

December 10th, 2012 · No Comments · Finance, General, Travel

Every one in Chennai knows that people have given up on the Government to do anything about the issue with Auto-rickshaws (known as AUTO in India) and their refusal to ply with the meters to calculate the fares. Every single person involved in this system (the passenger, the auto driver, the owner of the auto, […]

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I am spending more time with my son with his school work, especially helping him learn Hindi. Kids in his grade are learning about quite a lot of places – for example, he has a chapter on Mummies in Egypt, another chapter about the Mettur dam on the River Kaveri in Tamil Nadu, and also […]

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I came across this interesting TED talk about how a person named Max Little is attempting to make it easy for early detection of Parkinson’s Disease, by allowing people to make a phone call and take a three minute test. The website to go to for this is http://www.parkinsonsvoice.org . This test aims at collecting […]

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