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by banrjeer
28 Sep 2019 06:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 5238
Views: 447372

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

Dear all,

DNA ancestry research in India, both modern and ancient faces a funding crunch and some barriers.
Theres an opportunity to help.
If interested please reach out to vibhutibh00@gmail.com and he can provide further details.

Thanks
by banrjeer
27 Sep 2019 08:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Requests to Admins - 2019
Replies: 25
Views: 5579

Re: Requests to Admins - 2019

banrjeer wrote:I want to gauge interest in crowd funding a genetic study of some importance which relates to deep ancestry of Indians.
A preliminary study and de-risking is done.

I am unable to send private messages.
Is this the right platform?
Any suggestion on what I should do.
by banrjeer
27 Sep 2019 06:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3620
Views: 370374

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

These South Asian busybodies are gathering on the 27th tomorrow to protest Modi.

https://www.facebook.com/HumCafiHain
by banrjeer
27 Sep 2019 06:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Requests to Admins - 2019
Replies: 25
Views: 5579

Re: Requests to Admins - 2019

I want to gauge interest in crowd sourcing a genetic study of some importance which relates to deep ancestry of Indians.
A preliminary study and de-risking is done.

I am unable to send private messages.
Is this the right platform?
Any suggestion on what I should do.
by banrjeer
26 Sep 2019 14:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 5238
Views: 447372

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

Can any of you message me their email there’s an interesting opportunity for dna testing that will shed more light on these ongoing topics

I’m unable to contact people directly
by banrjeer
20 Sep 2019 09:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 492874

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

There is one catch though. If we throw out pak army from pok and have physical control over entire kashmir then we are bound by UN resolution to conduct plebiscite in kashmir. I am pretty sure India and Bangladesh (Erstwhile "East Pakistan", The real Pakistan if you go by population numbe...
by banrjeer
19 Sep 2019 22:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/19/world/asia/pakistan-kashmir-independence.html Important data points for reference. Surprising that the NYT published it, but their usual pro-Paki reputation makes it all the more useful. Bah, this is going to be the core of "make J&K independent" opi...
by banrjeer
19 Sep 2019 07:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Worth a read for those who aren't overtly optimistic of the picture being painted by our media that all is hunky dory. Kashmir: The situation is abnormally ‘normal’ Yes there should not be any illusions about the valley population . But it’s a necessary evil. They need to vent and indulge in violen...
by banrjeer
19 Sep 2019 02:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The next war in the Persian Gulf
Replies: 294
Views: 38833

Re: The next war in the Persian Gulf

Consider Indian involvement to protect O&G Infra in KSA in return for KSA investment realignment in hard infra (roads, ports, metros, rail, Airport, make in India) in India from the current soft infra like mosques and preachers As for soft infra not all of it is inside India. It's time to use s...
by banrjeer
17 Sep 2019 11:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBMk0x01gCQ

Is highly useful for understanding the circumstances of K&K and partition. Covers reason for bonhomie btw JLN & Sheikh
by banrjeer
16 Sep 2019 00:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3620
Views: 370374

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

So the funding dried out once the 2019 election results came in and proved that no one cared about this bogus data. But this or something similar can be kept active and leveraged. Theres a dearth in reporting of violations and public interest causes when the perpetrators are Terrorists or insurgent...
by banrjeer
13 Sep 2019 18:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

here is an interview of Moosa Raza (former chief secretary of J&K) with burkha Dutt. this is an interesting interview and the former IAS looks like an SDRE. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7qNnGNcxNg0 @ 15:20 he speaks about the kidnapping of Rubaiya Sayeed. @ 25:00 speaks of the corruption und...
by banrjeer
10 Sep 2019 04:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Ignore that it is Praveen Swami for a moment and do read. Pretty worrying scenario, hope MAD has this already wargamed and is ready to deal with it https://www.firstpost.com/india/four-weeks-after-abrogation-of-article-370-in-jammu-and-kashmir-islamists-threaten-to-seize-political-high-ground-73077...
by banrjeer
07 Sep 2019 01:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Sbajwa ...with due respect, to tackle Pakistan we need not go to Afghanistan. If there is political will, we can do it right sitting in our own house as Modi ji is slowly showing. USSR didnt operate hundreds of miles away fyi. Isnt Afghnistan not hundreds of miles away from our core? Both USA and U...
by banrjeer
06 Sep 2019 04:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

India will not deploy in Afghanistan any substantial military. The logistics doesn't support any such deployment either via Chabhar or via Gilgit-Baltisthan.All routes to Afghanistan run through Islamabad and If needed we will have to fight it through bakistan. Correction. A war-phooting road proje...
by banrjeer
06 Sep 2019 02:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Increasingly one feels that this is the way. Seems a safer bet than taking a defensive posture and fighting the war closer to home. Chabahar is in Iran. India will not deploy in Afghanistan any substantial military. The logistics doesn't support any such deployment either via Chabhar or via Gilgit-...
by banrjeer
05 Sep 2019 23:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 5238
Views: 447372

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

Some aspects of the Rakhigarhi seem to be leaked before the press conference: https://www.natureasia.com/en/nindia/article/10.1038/nindia.2019.121 For what its worth the" Tony Joseph types" can now be told that theres no R1a because the lone sample is a female. The writer seems pretty igno...
by banrjeer
05 Sep 2019 10:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 5238
Views: 447372

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

Looks like the Rakhigarhi DNA paper is getting published to Cell tonight. Vasant Shinde & Niraj Rai have called for a press conference tomorrow at 11 AM in National Museum. In unrelated news, Tony Joseph, Vagheesh Narasimhan and David Reich are having diarrhea Based on comment from Patterson, I...
by banrjeer
04 Sep 2019 09:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3620
Views: 370374

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

@picklu What is CAB ? I’m sorry but I am ignorant here. Can you provide a link? As far as NRC is concerned the outcome seems poor but perhaps the data and stats gathered can be leveraged strategically ? All can be given citizenship but not instantaneously. Only temporary residency status should be ...
by banrjeer
03 Sep 2019 13:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3620
Views: 370374

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

The very notion of a border, checkpoints and deportation are also "western prism" and "western legal constructs" So why not get rid of those too? Sirji, as an aside, the issue of Ram Janmaathaan temple is also about Panipat war (first) - that Babur the gazi won if I remember cor...
by banrjeer
02 Sep 2019 21:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3620
Views: 370374

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

@karthik Pleasing BD is irrelevant. Even if BD is pleased as punch and willing to do our bidding and accepts all their deported nationals it won’t solve our problem. Simply because they are ineffectual and That border has proven to be useless. You have to solve the root cause as if the border does ...
by banrjeer
02 Sep 2019 13:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3620
Views: 370374

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

@karthik Pleasing BD is irrelevant. Even if BD is pleased as punch and willing to do our bidding and accepts all their deported nationals it won’t solve our problem. Simply because they are ineffectual and That border has proven to be useless. You have to solve the root cause as if the border does n...
by banrjeer
02 Sep 2019 10:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3620
Views: 370374

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Aur non-chutiyapa kya hai boss ? Do you have any suggestions ? Do you thing a toothless deportation exercise is enough to solve the long term issue? Will BD forever remain neutral/pro India or reduce the influx of people to please India? Even Nepal is unpredictable. Please look at demographic trends...
by banrjeer
02 Sep 2019 07:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3620
Views: 370374

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

@picklu What is CAB ? I’m sorry but I am ignorant here. Can you provide a link? As far as NRC is concerned the outcome seems poor but perhaps the data and stats gathered can be leveraged strategically ? All can be given citizenship but not instantaneously. Only temporary residency status should be g...
by banrjeer
02 Sep 2019 05:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3620
Views: 370374

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

This should steer clear of religion or other indoctrination. Languages and cultural familiarization is ok. Focus can be work remote residency and deghettoization not Chinese style education camps. The criteria can evolve. But asking for this is a tall order and assumes a well governed state that has...
by banrjeer
02 Sep 2019 05:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3620
Views: 370374

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

I have had this thought for months so let me put it down here now that we are back to the Bangladeshi question. 1. How many folks here believe in Global warming? 2. IF you believe in global warming ask yourself what will its impact be on Bangladesh? 3. IF Bangladesh is submerged fully or partially ...
by banrjeer
01 Sep 2019 07:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3620
Views: 370374

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

At least India should start with limited military engagement with India command. Sitting pretty in house and wishing your street fights go away don't work. We will do what and when we want not because USA messenger Swamy brings command, obama made iran deal, trump came and broke it, we send our sol...
by banrjeer
31 Aug 2019 20:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

I have now a solid hint that if India agrees to to defend Afghanistan against terrorists like Taliban, and thus allow US to withdraw its troops, then US will side with India in taking back PoK https://twitter.com/Swamy39/status/1167688982550974465?s=20 building a land bridge to afghanistan is a ver...
by banrjeer
30 Aug 2019 22:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

The valley should not get any internet except cafes/hotspots where people pay for security metal detectors the works... If there’s no demand ihats completely fine Same with mobile towers. Dismantle all except a few within secure conclaves with planned ranges close to secure road networks non stone ...
by banrjeer
30 Aug 2019 21:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

The valley should not get any internet except cafes/hotspots where people pay for security metal detectors the works...

If there’s no demand ihats completely fine
by banrjeer
30 Aug 2019 19:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3620
Views: 370374

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

indeed I can't tell you how much I hate hearing about such things. The SC has about 50,000 cases pending (IIRC) and for them to delay cases like this is well.....no comment. if Modi can do anything to fix the decades-long delays in the Indian court system, he deserves 10 Bharat Ratnas and temple to...
by banrjeer
30 Aug 2019 10:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

The term Kashmiri pandit and even Kashmiri hindu is detrimental in any fora outside of India. I would argue that even within India such branding has got them no where in terms compensation. They should call themselves as simply Kashmiri or Kashmir natives. We are screwing them by calling them Pandit...
by banrjeer
29 Aug 2019 11:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Boots in Kashmir amount to virtual boots in Afghanistan.
It will wean the bunnies away from the Pigs.
by banrjeer
29 Aug 2019 03:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

What is this innate urge to name any one with a contrarian view a Paki? I have given my identification in the above post for anyone to verify, or the forum moderators can verify via my associated email address. If my recollection of events is different than yours, then you can simply choose to igno...
by banrjeer
28 Aug 2019 20:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

^RSatchi'ji, please get on twitter. There are several legal eagles on twitter who would be ready to fight for a cause. Maybe pro-bono. In fact Kashmiri Pandits should create a legal grievance cell, pool their resources and sue Hurriyat, NC, PDP and KM individuals. Both civil and criminal cases can ...
by banrjeer
28 Aug 2019 12:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

were the kashmiri pandits only in the valley or even in areas known as POK, GB at the time of independence?? Many Sikhs and Hindus were forced to flee from POK gilgit baltistan in 1947. Apparently the reverse also happened in Jammu? https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/11/forgotten-massacre-ignited-...
by banrjeer
28 Aug 2019 06:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

POK and GB must be flushed first. I mean, no way do we want the present infestations there to become Indian voters, hain? It will be a UT with small Number of MPs. It can be managed. India will silently encourage non- Kashmiris to go packing for a period of time and most of them will do it. Otherwi...
by banrjeer
27 Aug 2019 09:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3049
Views: 418916

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cVUhbjxNCmQ

Worth seeing the interactions Sushil Pandit and JKLF guy discuss .
Should be seen in full.

JKLF guy is in denial. Hamid Bashani is neutral.
In many other conversations he makes pro India statements.
by banrjeer
26 Aug 2019 10:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016
Replies: 928
Views: 161747

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016

The key to Afghan peace lies in Porkistan and Bharat is the only country that can tie them down and eventually neutralize. The only reason Porkis could project power in Afghanistan was because of resources and stable environment guaranteed by Unkil, Saudis and Cheen. They had Unkil by the balls. Thi...

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