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by Chellaram
26 Aug 2009 01:45
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Roads Thread
Replies: 2973
Views: 309824

Re: Indian Roads Thread

On SSC India, a few pics of the Salem-Krishnagiri stretch were posted recently: pic1 pic2 pic3 The thread on the subject on that forum is: India Highways Thread ( Photos only ) from what i see in those pics (and in others on the SSC forums), the road infrastructure in india is a lot better than the...
by Chellaram
17 Aug 2009 20:18
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-China News and Discussion
Replies: 2386
Views: 232225

Re: India-China News and Discussions


B Raman's response to this article (for those that havent read it already):

http://www.southasiaanalysis.org/%5Cpap ... r3360.html
by Chellaram
14 Aug 2009 04:31
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Swine Flu Monitor for India
Replies: 149
Views: 12550

Re: Swine Flu Monitor for India

Till now in US, swineflu episodes was used more to browbeat Mexicans, than being considered as a real threat to general public. the general panic may have died out now, but at its height 2/3 months ago, the swine flu hysteria was just as bad in the US as it seems it is right now in India. Schools w...
by Chellaram
26 Jul 2009 13:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US News and Discussion
Replies: 2539
Views: 261266

Re: India-US News and Discussion

Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) claims the US needs to keep the F-22 fighter plane program alive in order to deal with emerging international threats -- including India (which is the first country he thinks of when coming up with his list of enemies): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eP9By-fHG4s :shock: :roll...
by Chellaram
18 May 2009 21:11
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (June 8 2008)
Replies: 2768
Views: 368599

Re: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (June 8 2008)

Does anyone have any details on the implementation on the NREGs and the Bharat Niman programmes ? If these two are even half-way implemented and have one-half of their expected results, the impact on India's human development could be enormous. Sanjay, have you read this article on NREGA by Jean Dr...
by Chellaram
13 May 2009 23:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the Great Game and role of India & Asian stability
Replies: 997
Views: 85288

Re: Understanding the Great Game and role of India & Asian stabi

didnt see this posted http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2009/05/pipelineistan-goes-af-pak too long to post in full, but a worthwhile read... excerpt: Now that's as classic as the New Great Game in Eurasia can get. There's NATO vs. the SCO. With either IPI or TAPI, Turkmenistan wins. With either IP...
by Chellaram
10 Mar 2009 23:16
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Political News & Discussions
Replies: 847
Views: 157837

Re: PRC Political News & Discussions

Stand-off shows Chinese navy's secret tactics Maritime experts were given a rare glimpse of the underlying capabilities of the Chinese navy on Sunday, when crewmen involved in a stand-off with a US surveillance ship in the South China Sea revealed the fleet's previously hidden firepower. :mrgreen:
by Chellaram
05 Mar 2009 00:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous
Replies: 4126
Views: 508462

Re: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous

^good luck on your project jon!
by Chellaram
25 Feb 2009 22:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: J & K news and discussion
Replies: 3983
Views: 420806

Re: J & K news and discussion

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=101087530 Steve Coll's interview on NPR yesterday regarding Kashmir and India/Pakistan Non-Paper on a settlement ... Listen to the whole audio file ... here's a link to the article that he wrote. http://www.newamerica.net/publications/articles/20...
by Chellaram
11 Feb 2009 01:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: J & K news and discussion
Replies: 3983
Views: 420806

Re: J & K news and discussion

Indian businesses investing in Kashmir, whether it be clothes, jewelry, computers, movies, etc. should be encouraged. Does Article 370 not allow this? there was an article in the Hindu last week by Praveen Swami that briefly described one such effort of a businessman trying to invest in Kashmir: ht...
by Chellaram
23 Jan 2009 00:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1910
Views: 218596

Re: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism

god save the world from these savages http://www.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/asiapcf/01/22/acid.attacks/index.html Afghan girls maimed by acid vow to go to school Shivering in pain and calling for her mother, Shamsia's hands shake uncontrollably, her eyes swollen shut and her skin peeling from terrible acid ...
by Chellaram
12 Jan 2009 22:02
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Indian Response to Terrorism after Mumbai
Replies: 714
Views: 64330

Re: Indian Response to Terrorism after Mumbai

" Why would we entertain Pakistani business people? Why would we entertain tourists in India? Why would we send tourists there?" Mr Chidambaram refused to discuss when such measures might be introduced, but said: "We need co-operation soon. " wow. act, or we're going to stop iss...
by Chellaram
10 Jan 2009 22:36
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Indian Response to Terrorism after Mumbai
Replies: 714
Views: 64330

Re: Indian Response to Terrorism after Mumbai

"I have not gone and occupied any of Pakistan's land which Israel has done in Palestine. So, how the situation can be comparable," Mukherjee asked during an interview to a TV channel. :?: why bring this up and potentially hurt the sentiments of one of your allies? he should have stopped r...
by Chellaram
09 Jan 2009 06:22
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Terror Attacks in Mumbai - IV
Replies: 2097
Views: 191453

Re: Terror Attacks in Mumbai - IV

Just to let the moderators and fellow forum members know, this will be my last post here, i joined these forums being a staunch Hindustani patriot who has immense love for his motherland, but this forum has lot of red tape and too much beauracracy just like the past, present, and future state of In...
by Chellaram
23 Dec 2008 21:56
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: J & K news and discussion
Replies: 3983
Views: 420806

Re: J & K news and discussion

http://www.hindu.com/2008/12/23/stories/2008122355560800.htm For secessionists, humiliation follows hubris :lol: Praveen Swami “Elections are ultimately projected as a sort of referendum by India, and that is why we have called for a complete boycott of such a process,” said the chairman of the All ...
by Chellaram
17 Dec 2008 21:14
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Terror Attacks in Mumbai - IV
Replies: 2097
Views: 191453

Re: Terror Attacks in Mumbai - IV

the pakistani 'ordinary' citizens wish no such thing. of course they will rather have an India that is demolished without a frontal confrontation with their country, one they know they can't win. but that does not mean that the avg pakistani is averse to the use of force without *ANY* reservations ...
by Chellaram
16 Dec 2008 21:20
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Terror Attacks in Mumbai - IV
Replies: 2097
Views: 191453

Re: Terror Attacks in Mumbai - IV

edited...

thanks ramana!
by Chellaram
15 Dec 2008 20:30
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Terror Attacks in Mumbai - IV
Replies: 2097
Views: 191453

Re: Terror Attacks in Mumbai - IV

As I see it,we on BR can contribute immensely in the international arena especially by helping winning the Propaganda War.This war as I said at the time of the Kargil War,is as important as winning the war on the battlefield.The Russians have just experienced the drawback of being subjected to adve...
by Chellaram
21 Nov 2008 19:56
Forum: Military Exercises Archive
Topic: NDTV Documentary and Vishnu's report on Red-Flag video
Replies: 159
Views: 68196

Re: NDTV Documentary and Vishnu's report on Red-Flag video

From IT http://youtube.com/watch?v=jNie0HzPmaY The sensationalism of this story is ridiculous. isnt that how headlines news generally is though? its almost painful to watch that channel -- when they arent showing some overly sensationalized piece, theyre talking about the WWF wrestler Khali, or som...
by Chellaram
18 Nov 2008 23:49
Forum: Military Exercises Archive
Topic: IAF at Red Flag / Nellis AFB 2008
Replies: 850
Views: 238197

Re: IAF at Red Flag / Nellis AFB 2008

Katare wrote:Separate thread for "Vishnu-BR" exclusive please :twisted:


and be sure that the two responses by shiv and George J are included in that thread....
by Chellaram
07 Nov 2008 08:17
Forum: Military Exercises Archive
Topic: IAF at Red Flag / Nellis AFB 2008
Replies: 850
Views: 238197

Re: IAF at Red Flag / Nellis AFB 2008

it would be awesome if Vishnu Som could do a followup piece in which he gets an experienced IAF officer to debrief the indian public about Red Flag along the lines of shiv's email.

i'm sure the IAF is above that type of stuff, but it would be nice still...
by Chellaram
05 Sep 2008 04:22
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: India nuclear news and discussion - 1 sep 2008
Replies: 679
Views: 53109

Re: India nuclear news and discussion - 1 sep 2008

From SV blog:- http://svaradarajan.blogspot.com/2008/09/bush-berman-bombshell-and-ghosts-of.html Taken together, it is clear that while India is seeking to establish clear rights and legally binding obligations as far as future fuel supplies are concerned, the U.S. emphasises the political continge...
by Chellaram
04 Sep 2008 04:34
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: India nuclear news and discussion - 1 sep 2008
Replies: 679
Views: 53109

Re: India nuclear news and discussion - 1 sep 2008

Worst of all, all FBRs and all the Thorium based Reactors that we use for generating power for India, would have to placed under safeguards, even though everything that may go in would be of Indian origin. i'm not sure i understand this part. why would FBRs and thorium based reactors using Indian u...

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