Did Arnab Goswami ever lose a debate on the Newshour?

Brijesh Kumar One can only lose a debate when a debate happens. He keeps on shouting on his guests insulting them constantly, never letting them finish a point. I don't call that a debate. An illogical or seemingly illogical person can never lose a debate because he doesn't even hear the opposing point view but … Read moreDid Arnab Goswami ever lose a debate on the Newshour?

I personally don’t care about what others think of me, but my country should care about what the world thinks of her

O confused Indian youngsters. Why can’t you make up your mind? Do you want to care about what others think about you? I regularly see Indian youngsters saying, “Don’t care about what others think of you. Follow your heart.” If that is the case, why should Indians be so worried that India did not win … Read moreI personally don’t care about what others think of me, but my country should care about what the world thinks of her

Why do some people achieve huge success without much effort while I work hard but still can’t achieve as much success as I deserve?

Brijesh Kumar Different people are good in different things and “success” is defined differently by different people. Fortunately, everyone can be successful, but all societies define what is success differently. Usually, the people in power define what is success so that other people continue to appreciate their success. These success criteria are propagated through different … Read moreWhy do some people achieve huge success without much effort while I work hard but still can’t achieve as much success as I deserve?

Why do Americans seem to gauge success in terms of money?

Brijesh Kumar This phenomenon is happening almost everywhere in the world but US is usually the flag bearer of the world, so it is more evident. People have become lazy, so they look for easy yardsticks to measure people. Money is an easy way of measuring ”success”, just like grades are a lazy easy of … Read moreWhy do Americans seem to gauge success in terms of money?

What are some real life bad habits that the IITs give people?

Brijesh Kumar More than IITs giving these bad habits, these are the bad habits that students acquire while in IIT. 1. Boasting about cheating on exams and assignments. Cheating is bad, boasting is infinitely worse. 2. Getting up late and telling everyone it is a good habit. 3. Competition for the person who bathes the … Read moreWhat are some real life bad habits that the IITs give people?

Did Quora remove profile pictures from showing on answers? If yes, why?

Brijesh Kumar I was about to add this question. Quora is the MOST user unfriendly website there is on this planet. I am almost about to give up Quora. Who thought that removing profile picture was a good idea? Who approved it? It is so easy to recognize a person by looking at his/her picture … Read moreDid Quora remove profile pictures from showing on answers? If yes, why?

One of my professors asked us to buy a 99.1 calculater but I understand nothing about it. Can anyone say what is a 99.1 calculater please?

Brijesh Kumar I am not sure, but maybe he meant Casio Model 991. You should confirm with your teacher before you buy it though: CASIO WEW Worldwide Education Website See Questions On Quora Brijesh KumarI like to blog about various topics ranging from education in IITs to social issues in India and US. All opinions … Read moreOne of my professors asked us to buy a 99.1 calculater but I understand nothing about it. Can anyone say what is a 99.1 calculater please?