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by Patni
20 Sep 2019 16:42
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 3795
Views: 686134

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

is the reduction in corporate tax rates anyway connected to Modis visit to US and trade talks?? IMHO, only as much as in trying to get India in better pole position to attract more investment and keep growing in cut throat global trade wars. Ease of doing business and transparency with minimal red ...
by Patni
07 Sep 2019 02:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 1997
Views: 217242

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

ISRO will do proper cause n effect analysis from available data that's for sure. They will scan and get pictures of landing site from orbiter in few hours.
by Patni
07 Sep 2019 02:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 1997
Views: 217242

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

Signal lost at 2.1km altitude. it's mostly a hard landing. Tough luck ISRO. Let's get it right next time. Modi just said courageous.
by Patni
07 Sep 2019 02:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 1997
Views: 217242

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

Looks like it was a hard landing.
by Patni
07 Sep 2019 01:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 1997
Views: 217242

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

Pssst: Always wanted to ask but dared not: what are all those ppl at Mishun Control writing on their pads with pens, looking at the cricket screens? I thought the gizmo is autonomous? Doesn't look like picture of the Director. They all have headphones as well. Do they get orders like COMPUTE CUBE R...
by Patni
26 Aug 2019 16:23
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Om Shanti: Shri Arun Jaitley Shradhanjali
Replies: 37
Views: 2321

Re: Om Shanti: Shri Arun Jaitley Shradhanjali

Shat Shat Pranam for his service to our Nation! May his atma attain moksha.
by Patni
23 Aug 2019 15:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 1926
Views: 327487

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Here is the official release on the official site: 22nd APG Annual Meeting, Canberra, Australia 23 August 2019 Over 520 senior delegates from 46 jurisdictions and 13 international organisations came together in Canberra, Australia during the week of 18 – 23 August 2019 to convene the APG’s 22nd annu...
by Patni
07 Aug 2019 18:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: RIP - Sushma Swaraj ji
Replies: 54
Views: 3356

Re: RIP - Sushma Swaraj ji

She served our nation with grace and excellence. May her atma attain Moksha.
by Patni
05 Aug 2019 12:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 581387

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Long due action of true integration in to India! I consider what ever hardship, if any that follows, is well worth it and a historic blunder is being set straight.
by Patni
08 Jul 2019 16:40
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 3795
Views: 686134

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Well In Indian system goverment is both the ultimate lander or surity and the ultimate borrower with lowest risk to default for bank! In such reality, the governments credit offtake does have big impact on terms available to private sectors.
by Patni
03 Jun 2019 15:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4408
Views: 474514

Re: Internal Security Watch

Ajit Doval to continue as NSA for next five years; given Cabinet Rank National Security Advisor Ajit Doval has been given Cabinet rank in the present government. This is in recognition of his contribution in the national security domain. His appointment will be for five years. Last year, the govern...
by Patni
31 May 2019 16:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 114009

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

One can see that allocation of ministry is done on merit as well as past performances and is not based on how much money they can swindle from bharatmata which was norm under congons!
by Patni
31 May 2019 14:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 114009

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

IMHO Amit Shah has shown mettle and among current generation leaders, no one else has shown grit and determination to bring about "Congress mukt Bharat" . I wish, in next five years, he defeats the BIF and he proves to be right full heir to legacy of our First Home Minister & the title...
by Patni
30 May 2019 18:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 114009

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

IMHO it takes a long time and it has to be a slow and deliberate turn around from 55+ years of psudo-secular pasand setup that we have. Akin to a supertanker turning around at high sea, it will take a fair distance ( in years) as well a wide turning radius (small and incremental unrevealing of curre...
by Patni
23 May 2019 18:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 114009

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Rahul Gandhi seems very cheerful. Jeez. He is jumping up and down, beaming, shaking hands cheerfully. This guy is truly a Karma Yogi, not Modi, not Yogi Adityanath. :mrgreen: Maybe he is just happy knowing that for him, all this playing election election, is over for now and he can go on vacation s...
by Patni
23 May 2019 16:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 114009

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

IMHO being conservative, BJP shall get at least about 285 seats and NDA+ with about 315. I base this on 95% conversion of current leads.
by Patni
23 May 2019 15:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 114009

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

From ECI site: First confirmed seat of 2019 GE is for BJP!!

Bharatiya Janata Party 1 300 301

http://results.eci.gov.in/pc/en/partywise/index.htm
by Patni
23 May 2019 15:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 114009

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

PM on twitter 6 min back:
सबका साथ + सबका विकास + सबका विश्वास = विजयी भारत Together we grow. Together we prosper. Together we will build a strong and inclusive India. India wins yet again! #VijayiBharat
by Patni
17 May 2019 00:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 512042

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

IMHO most poll prediction models do not factor in the shrinking world that we now live in, and hyper connected nature of new age India. The bump in baseline vote percentage is most likely due to higher participation from first n second time voters as well as increasingly younger mean age of voting p...
by Patni
16 May 2019 23:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 512042

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Anyway, I think this is entirely another topic, but this is the election dhaaga, and we must stick to it. Any more news from WB? I think it's well on topic, but only if someone can find and post information that's actionable, in management speak. Cmon people - what's an ECI link to use to report vi...
by Patni
10 May 2019 21:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 3287
Views: 710532

Re: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

IAF jets force Georgian plane to land at Jaipur airport after it violates air route rules The aircraft did not follow the authorised Air Traffic Services (ATS) route and was not responding to radio calls from Indian agencies. Since ATS routes in the area were closed due to the current geopolitical ...
by Patni
10 May 2019 18:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 512042

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Modiji just mentioned water given away to pakistan for 70 years! I think pakis will go into deep shock come result day and i sure hope that IWT becomes history soon!!
by Patni
08 May 2019 17:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 512042

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Who ever thought up of releasing plan to petition president to stop inviting single largest party to form a government, and that entire spectrum of non-nda parties will sign such letter, must be secretly working to ensure BJP gets majority! I cant think of bigger jolt to fence sitters to wake up and...
by Patni
08 May 2019 12:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 512042

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

IMHO, In last few weeks, the left-liberal/urban naxal and assorted tukde-tukde BIF is increasingly being forced to reveal itself. The increased desperation to defeat modi somehow is resulting in more and more revelation of underlaying web. I sure hope more attention is paid to clean up all this gar...
by Patni
08 May 2019 12:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 512042

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

IMHO, In last few weeks, the left-liberal/urban naxal and assorted tukde-tukde BIF is increasingly being forced to reveal itself. The increased desperation to defeat modi somehow is resulting in more and more revelation of underlaying web. I sure hope more attention is paid to clean up all this garb...
by Patni
07 May 2019 18:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 512042

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Those are fairly large returns..16% on 1 Rs for BJP getting 240 seats? So basically, they expect BJP seat tally < 240 seats for zero returns. In betting terms they are low odds. Lower the odds more the likelihood of that happening hence the lower returns you get. The bookies try to make money by of...
by Patni
07 May 2019 18:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 512042

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Return on 1 rupee Those are fairly large returns..16% on 1 Rs for BJP getting 240 seats? So basically, they expect BJP seat tally < 240 seats for zero returns. Hmm thats not how it works! Let me try to explain with an example. Lets take the statistics from our BRF election poll thread, about 95% ba...
by Patni
07 May 2019 11:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 512042

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

IMHO, what has happened over years is, over the years, thanks to congress corruption from top, the governing model where its combined cabinet of minister, that governs the nation, has lost most of its legitimacy. As a strong leadership is needed to effectively govern a nation. The emergence of stron...
by Patni
05 May 2019 18:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 512042

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Why did the rates change since yesterday hain ji ? Wonder what bhookamp is going to come :twisted: Could someone explain how to read these numbers, which probability is more etc? Basically if an outcome is most likely to happen, the return for batting on it is lowest. The 18 paise price quoted by b...
by Patni
05 May 2019 13:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 512042

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

What has happened, in rarified upper echelon of research institutions, is denial of defacto service extension from age 60 to 65 years. The norm till 2016-2017, was 100% of professors got this as routine. Now evil Modi government has restricted it to less than top 5%. Even this 5% are considered, if ...
by Patni
27 Mar 2019 17:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 868
Views: 110655

Re: Indian ASAT test

It is to International audience that GoI is sending information thats why on MEA site! Indians are informed by PM himself and will have follow up briefing by relevant department of GoI. As is most all our DDM are puppets who take its cue from their sugar daddys in being Anti-Indian, so why not answe...
by Patni
27 Mar 2019 17:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 868
Views: 110655

Re: Indian ASAT test

Not an expert but will try and explain as i see it.... Thanks. I had questions about the sensors in the KKV. I tried but could not find any open source information as such. Hoping this thread will reveal nuggets in due course.. ...working out corrective thruster venting will be in nanoseconds!... M...
by Patni
27 Mar 2019 16:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 868
Views: 110655

Re: Indian ASAT test

As per FAQ posted by Ministry Of External Affairs GoI:
II. Which satellite was used?

The satellite used was an Indian satellite


The link is https://www.mea.gov.in/press-releases.h ... March_2019
by Patni
27 Mar 2019 16:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 868
Views: 110655

Re: Indian ASAT test

And just how complex was this you ask? Answer by Anand Ranganathan: Our ASAT missile spotted that satellite and DESTROYED it. Successfully. Noob question - Was it the missile which did the spotting (tracking) or ground based sensors or a combination of both ? Not an expert but will try and explain ...
by Patni
27 Mar 2019 16:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 868
Views: 110655

Re: Indian ASAT test

Just to elaborate and appreciate the precision needed, to have kinetic kill, of a satellite at 300 KM height. The orbital velocity of satellite ( the speed at which satellite is zooming around the earth) in a stable 300 KM from surface, is 7725 meters per second and it takes about 01 hrs, 30 mins &...
by Patni
27 Mar 2019 15:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 868
Views: 110655

Re: Indian ASAT test

Just to elobrate and appreciate the precision needed, to have kinetic kill, of a satellite at 300 KM height. The orbital velocity of satellite ( the speed at which satellite is zooming around the earth) in a stable 300 KM from surface, is 7725 meters per second and it takes about 01 hrs, 30 mins &am...
by Patni
27 Mar 2019 13:08
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 868
Views: 110655

Re: Indian ASAT test

We are taking all needed steps, on strategic chess board, to ensure we do not get check mated! Now pakis will break open green paint cans and prepare to paint chini maal and launch it with in a week! oops no scratch that they will most likely shoot down chini satellite so no can do!!
by Patni
22 Mar 2019 17:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 1079
Views: 305945

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019

it says
"The team departed from Air Force Station Kalaikunda for Langkawi on 22 Mar 19 via Myanmar (Yangon)."
So about 1100km from kalaikunda to rangoon for a pit stop and about 1100km to langkawi from rangoon. Total about 2200Km
by Patni
18 Mar 2019 16:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Shri Manohar Parrikar condolence thread
Replies: 108
Views: 8188

Re: Shri Manohar Parrikar condolence thread

Its a very sad day for all of us Indians, Shri Manohar Parrikarji, a real Ratna of Bharatmata, worked with dedication to strengthen her defence! You will always be remembered as the best Raksha Mantri we had. May your atma achieve eternal peace of moksha!
by Patni
05 Mar 2019 12:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1832
Views: 200759

Re: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj

Dear SeeNear Maulers, Bahot shukriya for your guidance. Blease to farmaov, How and where to get sifarish for 8ZZ i.e, athva cave complex zaray zameen!! I suno that ebil Modi is going to dhundo us and deliver mithai even if we hide up to 7th batal and thats why i much rather be assigned into 8th leve...

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