Monthly Archives: October 2010

Bihar shining?

The Mint Newspaper carried a two page spread with this title, and it obviously caught my attention.  (Full article: http://www.livemint.com/2010/10/29205540/Bihar-shining.html) In several states in the country, there has been a growing lament that the most important thing that seems to … Continue reading

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World Statistics Day

Today (October 20th 2010) is the first world statistics day. The UN websites http://unstats.un.org/unsd/wsd/Default.aspx says “On 20 October 2010, the World will celebrate the first World Statistics Day, to raise awareness of the many achievements of official statistics premised on … Continue reading

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