Chetan Bhagat is the best-selling Indian writer who focuses on youth culture in India. His best books include Five Point Someone and Two States.
Education: Tips for Students
Keyboard shortcut: Ctrl f is a real time saver on a PC. Apple f is the Mac version. If you want to find every occurrence of a word on a webpage, just press Ctrl or Apple F, and then type in the box that comes up. Then each time the word comes up, it will be highlighted.
Every country needs a leader who has a lot of emotional intelligence. To be a good leader, they need to be able to bring people together and convince their opponents that their plan is a good one. So Donald Trump would probably not be a good leader in spite of his sound policy ideas.
If you ever feel like you don’t have control of your life, remember that if you control your emotions, you control your world. If someone insults you or says something negative, don’t react with anger. Try to see if maybe they are right. If not, move on. If so, thank them for their help and try to do better.
A lot of people dismiss the Bible. However, there is a lot of truth in it. For example, “a soft answer turneth away wrath.” This is so true. If we react with anger to anger, the situation will just get worse. This is why war is usually not the right strategy.
What they don’t teach in school
Today is the 14th anniversary of 9/11. Conspiracy theorists believe that it was an inside job. Fire doesn’t usually melt steel. And the buildings collapsed in a way that suggests controlled demolition. But could Bush have been so evil as to orchestrate the deaths of thousands of innocent Americans?
News story of the week
Kim Davis was temporarily put in jail for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples in Kentucky. The story that the media missed is that regardless of the situation, we should act always with kindness. Gay people just want the companionship that straight people enjoy. On the other hand, some people believe gay marriage is wrong, and they have a right to their sincerely held religious beliefs. Which side do you fall on?
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When taking an antibiotic, you get rid of the good bacteria as well as the bad. Take a probiotic to restore balance to your system.