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by ticky
15 Nov 2016 22:39
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 692050

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

>> RBI is doing it's bit, every bundle of new currency notes have 100-300 rupees short, adding to these troubles. 100-300 short in bundles of new notes i.e 500 & 2000, must be magic !!! Packet = 100 notes Section = 10 packets Bundle = 10 packet = 10000 note A Bundle has a different meaning to b...
by ticky
25 May 2016 12:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3817
Views: 531787

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 11 June 2014

6 Assam Rifles soldiers were killed in an ambush by Manipur miliitants 2 days back. It was CO's convoy that was ambushed whille returning from inspecting a landsilde. Place of ambush is in Joupi Chandel dist. Manipur. 1 Jco and 5 OR are the casualties. Militants suspected to have made off with atlea...
by ticky
05 Jun 2015 11:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3817
Views: 531787

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 11 June 2014

Large troop movement towards Chandel district, Manipur. 3-4 choppers in the air.
by ticky
24 Jun 2012 08:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012
Replies: 3969
Views: 135259

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012

Deputy Director General, Discipline and Vigilance under corruption probe
Fall out of the DV ban against Suhag by VKS?
http://www.indiatvnews.com/news/india/army-orders-court-inquiry-against-brigadier-16547.html
by ticky
12 May 2012 12:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012
Replies: 3969
Views: 135259

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012

Newbie pooch ASpuar Saab

What happens to the officers and other ranks not involved and innocent of any charge if the unit is disbanded. Are they to be absorbed/accomodated in other units or do they have to go as well.
by ticky
30 Nov 2011 15:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion
Replies: 1080
Views: 122426

Re: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion

^^^ Has been lifted only till the PM's visit lasts. Not more, one has to wait and see what will happen after that. Nope will stay lifted at least until the end of christmas or thereabout. The blockaders needs the supplies and income (legit & otherwise) from the trucks passing through to fund th...
by ticky
29 Nov 2011 12:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion
Replies: 1080
Views: 122426

Re: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion

Counter- economic blockade by nagas in Manipur has been lifted.
[url]http://e-pao.net/GP.asp?src=1..291111.nov11[url]
by ticky
16 Sep 2011 09:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3950
Views: 895627

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Don't think that's an Indian Navy vessel. The one in foreground right is Mysore I believe
by ticky
29 Aug 2011 13:21
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3467
Views: 150548

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

rohitvats wrote:. If need be, he should approach the court; the GOI/Babus need to understand that they can fvck around with services.


Typo??? of all the damn place and time to occur, ain't it ? :P
by ticky
29 Aug 2011 12:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Small Arms Thread
Replies: 4637
Views: 807976

Re: Small Arms Thread

Just saw a CRPF personnel armed with Micro Tavor today in Imphal. Couldn't get a chance to snap a pic unfortunately
by ticky
16 Jun 2011 16:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3950
Views: 895627

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

was going thro' the wiki page on INS NILGIRI class frigares. saw this in the "comments" section - INS Nilgiri F33 23 June 1972 1996 Sunk on 24 April 1997, by a Sea Eagle AShM fired from a Sea Harrier Frs Mk.51 of the Indian Navy. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nilgiri_class_frigate#Ships wh...
by ticky
16 Jun 2011 16:18
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 843728

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

Saar, just a small query. IA conducts regular div/corp level wargames & maneuvers on the western front/plains but do they do same in the mountains, I mean do units facing off the chinese do this kinds of exercise at large formation scale coz news of such things rarely come out. IA/IAF/IN conduc...
by ticky
16 Jun 2011 16:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3950
Views: 895627

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

@ARay - for your reading pleasure 1. One DDG cost - upwards of $600 mil. (P15B class estimate) 2. Two FFGs - $500-600 mil (P17 and follow on P17A) 3. One ASW corvette - ~$200 mill (P28, maybe on the higher side) 4. One fleet oiler/replenishment ship - Cost ??? 5. And finally one rust bucket incompl...
by ticky
14 Jun 2011 19:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3950
Views: 895627

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

let me get this right, because PLAN is inducting many submarines, we have to discard our carriers (which have a very strong ASW component) and start inducting missile cruisers (whatever you mean by that) with no or little ASW component ? interesting. Looks like a statement of politics embedded. Wel...
by ticky
14 Jun 2011 18:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3950
Views: 895627

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

@ticky ^^^ Since you are from the NE, you would naturally be sensitive to racial epithets such as 'slant-eyed' . I suggest you don't employ them. I know, my bad. OT but I was figuring one SL calling another SL, "SL" wouldn't amount to hill of beans and while i guess we would be better off...
by ticky
14 Jun 2011 17:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3950
Views: 895627

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Slow day today and I am a bit bored so here goes Dear Ticky, Bit by bit answering you---- 1. Its true PNS Ghazi was let loose and destroyed by INS Rajput as it appers. Though there are other visions on that. What I am talking off is if there was not the sinking of Ghazi, what would have happened? Ha...
by ticky
14 Jun 2011 16:41
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 843728

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

Paging Rohitvats

Saar, just a small query. IA conducts regular div/corp level wargames & maneuvers on the western front/plains but do they do same in the mountains, I mean do units facing off the chinese do this kinds of exercise at large formation scale coz news of such things rarely come out.
by ticky
14 Jun 2011 15:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3950
Views: 895627

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Now think of today. Let there be a tussel in Bay of Bengal-->China Sea--->Pacific. What a scenario and how good India will perform. Till now if you look at average displacements of Indian Navy warships (except VIRAAT, AUSTIN class Jalsawa) you can very well feel that the Navy is slowly stretching f...
by ticky
03 Jun 2011 16:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 4004
Views: 786332

Re: Indian Military Aviation

Mizoram airport :?: Dunno guys but just my 2c here, the mizoram airport is real tiny. Short strip, small apron and not much free area to expand and further lots of flight cancellation due to combination of inclement weather and terrain. I wish the AF also consider Agartala, Silchar maybe. @Singha, S...
by ticky
27 May 2011 10:57
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2
Replies: 4159
Views: 658961

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2

What's with all these pish posh sounding high falutin names being bandied about, eh! I propose we renamed the arihant class as faquer class and the boats be named paki faquer, chini faquer.... and so on. Just my 2C :P. Back to lurk mode
by ticky
08 Feb 2011 11:07
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 843728

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

Reminiscence of an Old Soldier - an article by a former army engineer
I found it quite interesting.
http://thesangaiexpress.com/fullstory.php?newsid=3465
http://thesangaiexpress.com/fullstory.php?newsid=3494
by ticky
15 Jan 2011 13:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Begining Of The End: Story
Replies: 300
Views: 64599

Re: Begining Of The End: Story

Interesting read. Just a couple of things to point out. I doubt a JCO will serve as an orderly to an officer and you actually typed Barkha in the last post (1st line 8th para). Also Gurung & Thapa are both surnames and you demoted the poor fella from subedar to havildar unless you are writing ab...
by ticky
09 Jul 2010 17:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 3938
Views: 1055056

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Austin wrote:What is TFVD ?


Hazarding a guess, Tall Fair Vodka Drinker :D
by ticky
15 May 2010 18:40
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: C-17s for the IAF?
Replies: 3924
Views: 374835

Re: C-17s for the IAF?

Dmurphy wrote:IB4TL...my first one since the quick reply facility was turned on! It certainly helps!


Hainji :shock:
Wrong thread saar, maybe quick reply was too quickly used :D
by ticky
13 May 2010 19:41
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: C-17s for the IAF?
Replies: 3924
Views: 374835

Re: C-17s for the IAF?

^ :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl:

Bl00dy Hell! Its too much.
by ticky
10 May 2010 14:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1486158

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

Grey berets in pic are IMA GCs. look at their shoulder tabs
by ticky
08 May 2010 19:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1486158

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

in the above picture, the police seems to be harrassing their own citizens. look at the fear on the poor faces. Men with weapons have to be more considerate of their sorroundings You don't expect too treated like a prince after being rounded up for protesting, especially violently and storming a po...
by ticky
15 Jun 2009 09:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Australia News and Discussion
Replies: 1948
Views: 203155

Re: India-Australia News and Discussion

Toilet is doing a hatchet job on students in Oz
LINK
by ticky
15 Jun 2009 08:36
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 512
Views: 323239

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Vivek K wrote:Is this guy for real. Pal get a grammar chcek( :D ) before you post.



Heh heh.. good for you, you didn't say spell :twisted:

Sorry just couldn't resist :lol:

added later
At post below..... aargh, help me get my fat big foot out of my mouth, its stuck :oops:
by ticky
15 Jun 2009 08:08
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Naval Discussion
Replies: 512
Views: 323239

Re: Indian Naval Discussion

Deal was not meant for brand new ship. Russian took the deal as to revive their shipyard which was also about to close :rotfl: -------------------------------------------------\ doesn't matter the deal was meant for brand new ship or not. ship undergoing to extensive refits and india has paid till ...
by ticky
14 Jun 2009 18:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion
Replies: 1080
Views: 122426

Re: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion

I am heading to Nagaland in 10 days... Plan is as follows Mumbai-Kolkotta-Dimapur IA Flight. Dimapur-Kohima Car. I am there partly since my friend's have a company that is executing a project in Kohima and I tagged along to take in the scenery and also going to meet the some important people in the...
by ticky
24 May 2009 10:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion
Replies: 1080
Views: 122426

Re: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion

Question for NE folks: why are the Bangladeshi illegals are more concentrated in Assam as compared to Meghalaya. Any geographical reasons or something else? The length of the border is almost same. Thanks Assam already had sizable muslim population to begin with and this population centres formed t...
by ticky
16 May 2009 21:26
Forum: Military Scenarios Archive
Topic: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII
Replies: 3420
Views: 593434

Re: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII

Paging Vivek_Ahuja, Shankar et al...

Kindly post half a dozen or so quickfire scenario post within the next 24-48 hrs. I urge you to do your bit, as a part of the BRF community, to alleviate the plight of Rakshaks wallowing in their collective misery in the election dhaaga. :P
by ticky
11 Apr 2009 00:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous
Replies: 4126
Views: 457827

Re: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous

^ explain. You can safely assume I am an Idiot.
by ticky
10 Apr 2009 23:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Quick Clot Kits For Jawans - 1st Round Donations Delivered!!
Replies: 347
Views: 43422

Re: Buying Quick Clot Kits For Our Jawans - A Humble Proposal

Pardon me ticky jee what does Fair Credit Reporting Act(FCRA) got to do with remittances to home country. No no, not Fair Credit Reporting. Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, 1976. If this initiative being discussed rite now, remains limited to a one-off thingy, we can prolly get away with it as ...
by ticky
10 Apr 2009 22:22
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Quick Clot Kits For Jawans - 1st Round Donations Delivered!!
Replies: 347
Views: 43422

Re: Buying Quick Clot Kits For Our Jawans - A Humble Proposal

Guys, there is not only tax implications, which will be there, but also donations from abroad will attract FCRA provisions
by ticky
31 Mar 2009 04:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 397
Views: 17728

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

^ Pukes got theirs from Ukrainia.
by ticky
26 Mar 2009 19:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: International Military Discussion
Replies: 359
Views: 33277

Re: International Military Discussion

Cold Fusion, UFO's.... while we are at it, Mods, can we discuss the Loch Ness Monster? :roll:

And Phillip please stop posting complete articles every time, some of us have bandwith issues.
by ticky
25 Mar 2009 23:46
Forum: Military Scenarios Archive
Topic: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII
Replies: 3420
Views: 593434

Re: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XII

k prasad wrote:Wheres Vivek???


Lurking and posting in every other thread except this one :evil: .
I seriously gave thought on stalking him on the forum :lol:
by ticky
24 Mar 2009 19:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 517
Views: 21996

Re: Indian Military Aviation

^ prolly lesser than expected kick backs :evil:

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