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by gakakkad
02 May 2016 18:17
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

Thirdly, the small minority of CBSE/ICSE students in the state (who were anyway dependent on AIPMT etc) will fare better in NEET-1/2 and probably as a group even displace almost all of the state board students even in the in-state rank lists. I think this will be a windfall for one group at the exp...
by gakakkad
02 May 2016 17:57
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

It is not MCAT the equivalent is SAT Nope.. Sat is an exam people give after high school for entry to a bachelor's degree program.. It only has math and English and logic.. Mcat is medical entrance exam..given after finishing bachelors degree.. Curriculum is college level physics Chem bio English l...
by gakakkad
02 May 2016 02:34
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

^^ btw Altamas Kabir was heavily bribed by pvt colleges...it was speculated in the media..and one of my dads friends is in a related business..he confirmed that Kabir made enough for the next 7 generations to never have to earn.. the NEET they are talking about is the MBBS entrance neet...not MD/MS ...
by gakakkad
01 May 2016 23:36
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

If we don't expose people from small cities to global competition , we might end up making them pussies and whiners...insofar as NEET is concerned , since India does not have an undergrad pure science requirement , the curriculum of NEET should be 1st or 2nd year college level physics,chemistry ,mat...
by gakakkad
16 Apr 2016 20:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Positive News from the USA
Replies: 3038
Views: 145898

Re: Positive News from the USA

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/a-third-of-male-university-students-say-they-would-rape-a-woman-if-there-no-were-no-consequences-9978052.html A third of male university students say they would rape a woman if there no were no consequences A significant proportion of men who said the...
by gakakkad
01 Apr 2016 02:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 550473

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

i don't know if anyone noticed this or not but there has been a 30% growth in internet users in last 1 year...By next year india will have twice the number of internet users as US and is all set to have a greater penetration than panda..

http://www.internetlivestats.com/intern ... y-country/
by gakakkad
09 Jan 2016 22:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc) - II
Replies: 4115
Views: 131771

Re: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc) - II

Bhurishrava wrote:Image

Hekmatyar and Erdogan



this is a good find..i did not know that ghusao-mat-yaar and erdonkey was this close...
by gakakkad
10 Dec 2015 03:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc)
Replies: 4033
Views: 124295

Re: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc)

^^how do u feel is the aam turks ? inverse watermelon or outright pacqui ?
how does on ground support for erdogan seem?
by gakakkad
06 Dec 2015 19:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011
Replies: 4307
Views: 217217

Re: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011

The US will get serious only when a tnw surfaces up in terrorist hands right inside their home land ..rest assured they will emasculate the pakistanis for eternity ! terrorists already have a fission based device...and US is doing nothing about it...u think that just the extra yield of a tnw will c...
by gakakkad
03 Dec 2015 18:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc)
Replies: 4033
Views: 124295

Re: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc)

love this guy putin...want to here stuff on similar lines from Modi someday...
by gakakkad
01 Dec 2015 06:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Nov 21, 2015
Replies: 2868
Views: 103193

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Nov 21, 2

falijee , this was not in good test...a poor non-Paki has been shot by potentially a white supreme-assist..
by gakakkad
01 Dec 2015 04:50
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Contribution to Science & Technology
Replies: 711
Views: 139105

Re: India's Contribution to Science & Technology

^ Or what about the Indian scientist, Bengali fellow( Chatterjee?) who was one of the pioneers in artificial insemination or 'test tube' babies, died an unacknowledged and broken man. Thanks largely to him, India was the second country in the world, after the UK, to develop the know-how. the guy ha...
by gakakkad
25 Nov 2015 03:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc)
Replies: 4033
Views: 124295

Re: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc)

That the Russians will respond to this, there is no doubt. Very likely via a proxy like Assad...which would not be a great move. Far better is to call the NATO bluff and have a couple of kloobs land on turkish solah base in the border area....kind if "oops, crossed over ny mijtake wonlee...nav...
by gakakkad
25 Nov 2015 03:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc)
Replies: 4033
Views: 124295

Re: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc)

the best plan Russians can have is to have erdogan meet his 72 and trigger a civil war in turkey ...and frankly that would be the best thing that happened to the world for a long time...
by gakakkad
16 Nov 2015 20:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Re: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc)
Replies: 795
Views: 27653

Re: Terrorist Attack in Paris

personal experience ,ze french are even more racist and suprem-ass-ist that ze germans...i have personally never experienced a racist german , though i know many people who have...but french are a pain i de rierre..i always hope to not get an exchange student or resident to rotate in my unit...i had...
by gakakkad
16 Nov 2015 04:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Re: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc)
Replies: 795
Views: 27653

Re: Terrorist Attack in Paris

http://pamelagellercom.c.presscdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/IMG_0166-1-338x600.png while this is certainly a possibility , take anything coming off the israeli press with truckloads of salt...some of their media is as bonkers as fox news and will not necessarily be objective...
by gakakkad
16 Nov 2015 02:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Re: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc)
Replies: 795
Views: 27653

Re: Terrorist Attack in Paris

Small doubt If Nitrous oxide is used isn't there the hazard of "Die Laughing" in a serious hostage situation? not really possible ... because N20 is the least potent of anaesthetic agint with MAC of 104%.... that is it needs to be an impossible >100% partial pressure of gases in the lung ...
by gakakkad
16 Nov 2015 00:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Re: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc)
Replies: 795
Views: 27653

Re: Terrorist Attack in Paris

Being an anaesthesiologist myself my 2 paisa on Shiv saar post fentanyl doesn't exist in gaseous form, it has to be given intravenously. All anaesthetic gases mentioned have to achieve MAC>1.0 to keep a person unconscious , this is very difficult to achieve in open air system. It exists in liquid f...
by gakakkad
28 Oct 2015 04:42
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

I agree about the course load...If too much is stuffed in , it will not stay there...will be a waste of time...should never be more than 4-5 course /sem ..
by gakakkad
23 Oct 2015 17:34
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Intelligence / Achievement Studies and Global Indians
Replies: 73
Views: 2365

Re: Intelligence / Achievement Studies and Global Indians

I don't know what this thread is doing here. Comments are heading south. Should be behind the burkha.... barring a veiled racist comment by our tallel/deepel guest ,no comment was particularly racist...but I do agree with you...discussions like these generally occur in places like stormfront and ot...
by gakakkad
22 Oct 2015 22:56
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Intelligence / Achievement Studies and Global Indians
Replies: 73
Views: 2365

Re: Intelligence / Achievement Studies and Global Indians

Sanjay & Wong- This thread would go entirely off track if we start attributing country governance issues to IQ (and frankly I don't believe there is any relationship between the two). This thread would focus ONLY on individual achievement or competitive ability statistics in various areas. Comm...
by gakakkad
22 Oct 2015 22:46
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Intelligence / Achievement Studies and Global Indians
Replies: 73
Views: 2365

Re: Intelligence / Achievement Studies and Global Indians

^^ RoyG MATH olympiad etc are no ordinary math contests...they need to be taken very seriously if we are to have a bright future in STEM...India has AFAIK , never got anywhere near the top5 in math... many olympiad winners have gone on to win nobels or fields medal....most have them have made it big...
by gakakkad
28 Sep 2015 21:49
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

w.r.t MBBS , I would not restrict it to BSc onlee...if it was upto me I would have permitted any 4 year undergrad (to attract engineers) or a 3 year assoicate degree , with 1 year of Physics ,general and organic chemistry , calculus , 6 months of statistics , along with biochemistry/molecular biolog...
by gakakkad
28 Sep 2015 17:57
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

This is not for the MBBS level but paramedical level(Though some MCh trainess too have floundered !- the number is increasing of late now a days). These are students who are attending paramedical courses. Unfortunately some paramedical courses are such that the technicians can directly kill patient...
by gakakkad
28 Sep 2015 00:06
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

The question is how does a person who cannot construct a sentence like "My name is XYZ" " score a first class/distinction in their 12th standard exam( I am very serious and not joking- On their first day in my class - I usually ask them to introduce themselves to get an idea about wh...
by gakakkad
26 Sep 2015 22:06
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

^^^ We need an app for this... ..so students/parents can rate their universities/colleges.... ..wonder if brf can start such a project... while it would certainly be a commercial success and make good money , I am not sure it would improve education...anyway it is a good idea..if anyone is interest...
by gakakkad
26 Sep 2015 02:39
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

And we have to do it in 100 yrs for 1.6-1.8 billion people. This is an enormous challenge. Can't be too picky. We need both quantity as well as quality at least at the top. If we look at the major universities in the west they also took time to reach where they have reached. So keep on trying and g...
by gakakkad
25 Sep 2015 16:09
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

What the Europeans achieved in mass and high quality education over 500 yrs we are attempting in about a 100 yrs. So we need the numbers ASAP. Can't wait for IIT stds from the very beginning. If the Nehru-Gandhis had understood this early we wouldn't be left with a piddly 5 IITS for a few decades. ...
by gakakkad
24 Sep 2015 04:01
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

>>I wish there was a better way but it is impossible to pre-select candidates. US med school is a very rigorous pre selection...there is MCAT, GPA ,Personal IV etc...And they have a 94% graduation rate....87% of those who enter med school enter a residency program...basically 93% of those who gradua...
by gakakkad
24 Sep 2015 02:34
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

>>Just today I read a report that only 10% of lawyers in some USA schools got a job after graduation, many from shoddy fly by night institutes. So whose fault is this, of course the students are trying to sue the colleges. These are educationally challenged students who should not have gotten a law ...
by gakakkad
23 Sep 2015 21:13
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 223779

Re: Indian Education System

@ theo fidel sir u are inadvertently making a bakra out of me....doc prasannasimha sir is a very well known medical educator and doctor and presently HOD/Dean level...he is at least 30 years senior to me..my colleagues are his residents at present...He is most probably even senior to my dad and most...
by gakakkad
21 Sep 2015 10:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05, 2015
Replies: 2850
Views: 100460

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05,

Please do note that the Ka-225 contract has still not been inked. Modi-Putin are scheduled to meet in ?November. Maybe some garam hawa being encouraged by roosis to soften India's stand on some purchases. Sure, the Pakistanis must have shown interest. The russians might even let a few PAF afsars si...
by gakakkad
18 Sep 2015 22:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05, 2015
Replies: 2850
Views: 100460

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05,

PAF Badaber camp attack was planned, controlled from Afghanistan: DOG ISPR


aiyyo...looks like baakis have discovered a Aghan Yehudi Yindoo Yankee quadruple Agint (AYYYA)
by gakakkad
17 Sep 2015 12:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05, 2015
Replies: 2850
Views: 100460

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05,

As long as Pakees are just getting their ASDs/VSDs repaired in India it is not a problem...It should be ensured that these are done in a teaching hospital and DM/McH residents manage the whole case , with just a nominal oversight from the consultants...would be good practice for them as the case loa...
by gakakkad
17 Sep 2015 10:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 550473

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

While the TFR is still high except BH the pop growth rates have come down considerably close to that of Muslims in SI and approaching that of Hindus minus KL. Yes, the story is complex and trend lines are slowly down but no one can say that a TFR of 3.1 is anything but disastrous out of control pop...
by gakakkad
17 Sep 2015 07:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Relations : News and Discussion- II
Replies: 4037
Views: 134954

Re: India-US Relations : News and Discussion- II

some real giant PhDs and MDs signed the Modi petition...
by gakakkad
16 Sep 2015 20:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Positive News from the USA
Replies: 3038
Views: 145898

Re: Positive News from the USA

http://www.dallasnews.com/news/community-news/northwest-dallas-county/headlines/20150915-irving-ninth-grader-arrested-after-taking-homemade-clock-to-school.ece Irving 9th-grader arrested after taking homemade clock to school: 'So you tried to make a bomb?' May be he should have taken an AK 47 to sch...
by gakakkad
16 Sep 2015 19:45
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 550473

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

PhDs wanting a peons job reflects poorly.. it is said that in US, 5000 janitors have a PhD...
by gakakkad
11 Sep 2015 08:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05, 2015
Replies: 2850
Views: 100460

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05,

they banned Tarek Fatah's u tube

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I think we should chuck the PC giri and shove the pakee pigs with our choicest pingreji...

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