India Has Become 14 Percent Less Corrupt

This article from Hindustan Times is quite interesting. RTI and eGovernance initiatives have already had a visible impact in reducing corruption in India.

Ashok Malhotra, even from behind the bars, would have been really amused to read the latest report of Transparency International. “A few counties, most notably India'” the Report went on, “managed to bootstrap themselves out of the truly corrupt group”. In the corruption perception index (CPI) we scored 3.3 in 2006, up from 2.9 a year back. That is undoubtedly encouraging. more

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Picassa 2 Flickr 

I really like easy to use features for photo editing in Picassa but don’t like Google albums instead use Flickr for all my photo storage. I had to go through the manual steps to edit the photos in Picassa & then use Flickr uploader to upload photos manually to Flickr.

Luckily there is a plugin, Picassa2Flickr,  that allows you to upload your photos to Flickr from Picassa directly. It is very cool. Check out.

India Has Become 14 Percent Less Corrupt

This article from Hindustan Times is quite interesting. RTI and eGovernance initiatives have already had a visible impact in reducing corruption in India.

Ashok Malhotra, even from behind the bars, would have been really
amused to read the latest report of Transparency International. “A few
counties, most notably India'” the Report went on, “managed to
bootstrap themselves out of the truly corrupt group”. In the corruption
perception index (CPI) we scored 3.3 in 2006, up from 2.9 a year back.
That is undoubtedly encouraging. more