Do Government Teachers Deserve Better Pay Than Private Teachers in Tamilnadu?

Recently Tamilnadu’s government teachers went on a strike and captured the attention of everyone in the state. There were emotions flying from everyone. Around 5 out their 9 demands revolved around money: pay, pension and arrears. An argument which could be heard around was: Private school teachers do much more work for much less pay,…… Continue reading Do Government Teachers Deserve Better Pay Than Private Teachers in Tamilnadu?

Map of PM Modi’s Domestic Visits

PM Modi visited Tamil Nadu on 27th January 2019 for the AIIMS Hospital ground breaking ceremony. Twitter was trending with #GoBackModi and #TNWelcomesModi and I was curious about the number of times has PM Modi visited Tamil Nadu before. The PM India site has a neat list of all the visits http://www.pmindia.gov.in/en/pm-visits/?visittype=domestic_visit So, I created…… Continue reading Map of PM Modi’s Domestic Visits

Python Technical Interview – An Experience

As a freelancer one of the things that comes with getting a project/job is handling technical interviews. I have so far managed to convince the client with a work sample, test project …etc., This is literally the first time I sat for a full technical interview. And it did teach a few lessons. Let me…… Continue reading Python Technical Interview – An Experience

What is the relation between the SC population and SC literacy?

TL;DR: Nothing (that I could find) After I published a set of maps, one thing that people (including me) wondered is What is the relationship between the population size of SC community and their literacy? Are those regions, doing better, do it because the SC are more in number and are able to assert themselves…… Continue reading What is the relation between the SC population and SC literacy?