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by sum
11 Jun 2019 10:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 409
Views: 72576

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Might be just kite flying by usual suspects with our "liberal" DDM
by sum
11 Jun 2019 05:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 409
Views: 72576

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Singha wrote:pitamah of malaysia showing his leopard spots.

Am sure GoI will not be letting go easily and lots of backroom "discussions" will be happening
by sum
10 Jun 2019 12:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 1278
Views: 292111

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

^^ Truly Chankyan to ensure no enemy in this world can ever guess which component to develop counter-measures for since literally every system of the world seems represented!
by sum
09 Jun 2019 08:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 165
Views: 20766

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Extraordinarily accurate!! Truely some great modelling techniques
by sum
04 Jun 2019 14:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2463
Views: 291079

Re: Military Flight Safety

In Aug 2005, a naval Kamov-28 ASW helicopter crashed into the hills near Belgaum while on a cross-country mission. I lost two good friends among the four who perished. The crash site was so thickly forested and inaccessible that commandos had to be called in. One survivor was found near the crash s...
by sum
02 Jun 2019 05:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 409
Views: 72576

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

They further said Wasim is a nuclear scientist and was working at the Kahuta Research Labs, Pakistan’s main uranium enrichment facility. https://indianexpress.com/article/world/pakistan-nuclear-secret-selling-retd-army-chief-jailed-for-life-5759405/ Dr Wasim Akram Tarar is a metalurgist and was pos...
by sum
31 May 2019 06:22
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4945
Views: 409704

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

^^ Just hope they keep the tempo up in the Olympics since our shooters also seem to be winning only golds right upto the event and then suddenly wither away in the actual event
by sum
28 May 2019 07:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 407
Views: 26317

Re: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread

^^ Agree on this. Every state has a hostile media in general to BJP/evil Hindutva in general but the main thing is the receptive audience to such stuff. In Karnataka/Blore, folks are bombarded with such stuff( All MSM is hostile to BJP here too) but they just brush it off and actually try to find ou...
by sum
27 May 2019 05:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4292
Views: 423053

Re: Internal Security Watch

We seem to have some real good intel capabilities within SL and their jihadi folks, it seems
by sum
24 May 2019 13:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92627

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Congress Spokesperson Shama Mohammed claims Kerala people are so literate that even the maids in Kerala are well read which is why they rejected RSS/BJP. She says Kerala people know what the real issues are and lists out joblessness corruption polarization. She clearly fails acknowledging Sabarimal...
by sum
24 May 2019 09:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2496
Views: 456671

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

^^ 400% agree As usual, we will be mocking them and making fun of them ( and joining US in poking at them) but definitely, looks like their model might have higher success chances compared to our do-nothing and pray for the best model ( already, we are loosing grip on even IMs in South states like K...
by sum
24 May 2019 08:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3067
Views: 446929

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

^^ Looks like this trend is a direct import from S.Korea
by sum
24 May 2019 07:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92627

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Kanhaiya Kumar loses in Begusarai: Report Former student leader Kanhaiya Kumar has lost in the eastern state of Bihar's Begusarai constituency, one of the most followed electoral contests in the Indian election. India's newspaper The Indian Express said Kumar, 31, lost to hardline BJP leader Girira...
by sum
24 May 2019 07:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92627

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

with no Amma to control the situation, I fear TN is heading for a north kerala caliphate type situation. various EJ and ISIS activities are going to try and proliferate. The optimist in me feels that when even the darkest of the dark 2004-14 period with DMK/INC at state in TN/Kerala and INC at cent...
by sum
24 May 2019 07:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92627

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

The kind of weird comments by Mallu and Tamil brothers on all the social media outlets are truly weird and somewhat disturbing.

Somehow, Karnataka seems to be out of S.India as per them since it voted communal this time and didn't defy evil North party
by sum
24 May 2019 06:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92627

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Truly a hat tip to such amazing prediction and the models he uses
by sum
23 May 2019 14:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92627

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

sudhan wrote:Congi langots have been comprehensively ripped to bits.. Pappu Gandhi must be busy packing bags to Thailand

TSP remaining langot would have come out by itself by now seeing the results
by sum
05 May 2019 01:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion- Post PM appointment crisis
Replies: 901
Views: 30739

Re: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion- Post PM appointment crisis

These must have been for blowing up shrubs near the mosque( like how swords were for the shrub clearing) :roll:
by sum
03 May 2019 11:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 409
Views: 72576

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

So finally, confirmation/admission that Afridi aka Afritard has been shamelessly lying about his age all along (a serious form of cheating in sport, in addition to the ball tampering and other nonsense he did): http://www.espncricinfo.com/story/_/id/26654309/shahid-afridi-reveals-real-age-autobiogr...
by sum
03 May 2019 06:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4292
Views: 423053

Re: Internal Security Watch

^^ Most probably Dr Gafoor will have to start counting his days before a yahoo pounces on him to Qadri-fy him
by sum
29 Apr 2019 11:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3217
Views: 463002

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

^^ Only in TSP would a bailout and securing a mega loan ( which needs to be paid back after b@ll$ of aam-aadmi are squeezed) is something to be celebrated all over the country!
by sum
26 Apr 2019 09:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion- Post PM appointment crisis
Replies: 901
Views: 30739

Re: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion

UK foreign office puts out immediate threat warning for Sri Lanka, that terrorists are “very likely” to carry out more attacks Good on them. Better late than never. Looks like India MEA was asleep on the job to not issue a warning. Or maybe gap exists in Indian intelligence process that MEA is not ...
by sum
22 Apr 2019 19:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion- Post PM appointment crisis
Replies: 901
Views: 30739

Re: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion

i have a vague spider feel the jihadis staged out of maldives or some den in south india, where they could be controlled , watched and motivated until the last couple days so that chances of some leak, someone losing their nerve or a chance discovery were minimized. india needs to get cracking and ...
by sum
22 Apr 2019 15:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion- Post PM appointment crisis
Replies: 901
Views: 30739

Re: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion

^^ Is such a massive coordinated event possible without external "ToT" ( Transfer of Tech)?
by sum
22 Apr 2019 06:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion- Post PM appointment crisis
Replies: 901
Views: 30739

Re: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion

^^ A real testament to the amazing and extraordinary job our agencies have done to ensure zero major incidents over the last 5 years, given the kind of folks and groups we have running amok inside our borders too
by sum
18 Apr 2019 00:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 379925

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

:rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl:
by sum
16 Apr 2019 06:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 775
Views: 188243

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

10 seems a huge overkill for a country the size of TSP.
How do they maintain such a large fleet since this isn't bheek maal ( mostly the Chinese AWACs are duds)?
by sum
15 Apr 2019 19:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 1278
Views: 292111

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Oriya paper report:
While the Nirbhay missiles for the first four trials were powered by the Russian-made NPO Saturn 36MT mini turbofan engines, the missile prototype launched on Monday has the indigenously designed and developed Manik turbofan engine.

Wonder which is true?
by sum
15 Apr 2019 16:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 1278
Views: 292111

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Anantha Krishnan M
@writetake

Mil scientists confirm that during today's launch the missile covered way-points as low as 5 m to max 2.5 km. (Please note this is not range.)#Nirbhay@akananth
by sum
15 Apr 2019 14:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 1278
Views: 292111

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Singha wrote:ANI

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Today India's 1,000 km strike range sub-sonic cruise missile 'Nirbhay' was successfully test fired off the coast of Odisha.

AoA!!!!!
by sum
11 Apr 2019 13:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 3040
Views: 414436

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

Peacetime ROEs were in place on day of attack, as both sides are not supposed to fire first or come within 25km of border. Info. Tom Cooper got via his Pak sources. However, PAF ignored them and fired first. Also remember both we and Pak routinely play a game of chicken, we surge assets towards the...
by sum
11 Apr 2019 12:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 3040
Views: 414436

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

And what about SAM cover? While Migs were launched for interception, how come no F-16s were engaged by SAM batteries. That is supposed to be our first line of defense. This is one Q I have been having since the day of the event. IIRC, we were caught with our pants down and just like in Kargil and 1...
by sum
08 Apr 2019 19:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 3040
Views: 414436

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

VikramA wrote:If I am reading these images properly the engagement did not happen near the loc but deep inside POK right near Mirpur and just a stone's throw away from paki border with pok

That what it looked to me too! :-o
by sum
08 Apr 2019 11:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4820
Views: 642609

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

^^ If even after the jhapads being given after every attack is still causing folks to dhoti shiver and wonder whether GoI under Modi will be in Aman ki Tamasha mode, then even god cannot save this country and change our thinking/self-confidence
by sum
08 Apr 2019 05:55
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 379925

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

MEA just called out the lunacy of Qureshi India rejects the irresponsible and preposterous statement by the FM of with a clear objective of whipping up war hysteria in the region. This public gimmick appears to be a call to Pakistan-based terrorists to undertake a terror attack in India. It has bee...
by sum
05 Apr 2019 09:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 379925

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

They actually call it Superior services?
by sum
19 Mar 2019 13:28
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 379925

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

STFA ( stunted fair *******) from TFTA now?
by sum
12 Mar 2019 13:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - October 8, 2018
Replies: 2857
Views: 379925

Re: Terroristan - October 8, 2018

https://in.reuters.com/article/pakistan-mine-military-insight-idINKBN1QT03I Pakistan military eyes key role developing giant copper and gold mine Pakistan’s military is taking a key role in the development of one of the world’s biggest untapped copper and gold deposits, which is currently stalled b...
by sum
12 Mar 2019 09:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4820
Views: 642609

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

^^ Wonder how much is this costing them? Must be at the edge of their stockpiles and $$ if this continues another few weeks

All this heightened activity must be a goldmine for our EW assets to capture into their databases ( must be similar for their side too)

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