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by Ramesh
03 Sep 2019 11:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 2127
Views: 241794

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

National Geographic Channel is planning to broadcast live. What will be the content, no idea.
by Ramesh
03 Sep 2019 11:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4724
Views: 363452

Re: Deterrence

It could be something more sinister. Probably a dirty bomb attack or use other means to spread radiologically active substance. Either it is in plans or being threatened...
by Ramesh
07 Aug 2019 12:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: RIP - Sushma Swaraj ji
Replies: 54
Views: 3567

Re: RIP - Sushma Swaraj ji

ॐ शान्ति
by Ramesh
10 Apr 2019 11:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 3310
Views: 503577

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

May be it is an electronic count and not a physical count (like today's cars report to their manufacturers their health). USA may not even tell Pakistan they did the count and they may not tell us if one of planes is missing. Remember the case of missing Malaysian Airliner. It had emerged that Roll...
by Ramesh
05 Jan 2018 18:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3986
Views: 613232

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

It was changed when one of theirs became chief
by Ramesh
17 Sep 2017 18:01
Forum: Military History Archive
Topic: Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh passes away
Replies: 49
Views: 8109

Re: Marshal of IAF Arjan Singh passes away

RIP brave son of India
by Ramesh
10 Aug 2017 01:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3986
Views: 613232

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

My 2 naya paisa on the issues, pl TIFWIW OROP : The fine print says it is not applicable if you quit on your own after pensionable service. A jawan is eligible for pension after 15 yrs of service but will retire depending on rank anywhere between 21 to 27 yrs of service. An officer is eligible for p...
by Ramesh
04 Jul 2017 06:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3986
Views: 613232

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

My bad. Rediff was showing it as new article.
Anyway, even a broken clock is correct twice a day. The issues raised are genuine.
by Ramesh
18 Sep 2016 18:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Retaliation Options to significant terrorist strikes
Replies: 1227
Views: 158540

Re: India's Retaliation Options to significant terrorist strikes

Why restrict to air or ground. Lets think deep. Couple of Pakistani subs on patrol don't come back. Nobody sees or hears anything.
by Ramesh
10 Sep 2016 23:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Analyzing CPEC
Replies: 1382
Views: 236408

Re: Analyzing CPEC

I need information on what the Chinese like to eat normally and what they get in Pakistan Chinese, at work in USA, eat very plain food. Steamed rice, steamed veggies like carrots, bok Choi, and broccoli sometimes. There is always one meat in their meal - beef, pork most of the time. One newcomer co...
by Ramesh
28 Mar 2016 11:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Jan 24, 2016
Replies: 2851
Views: 126955

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Jan 24, 2

Rediff reporting rocket attack on Afghan Parliament building donated by India.
And you know why its here.
by Ramesh
23 Mar 2016 22:38
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Happy Holi
Replies: 13
Views: 997

Happy Holi

Happy Holi everyone.
by Ramesh
11 Nov 2015 06:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Happy Diwali 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 1661

Re: Happy Diwali 2015

Happy Diwali everyone
by Ramesh
07 Sep 2015 06:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05, 2015
Replies: 2850
Views: 112736

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05,

^In the dawn news posted above
Interesting thing to note is that there is no photo of Shia student. It means situation is so bad that publishing a photo of shia will be painting a target on him.
by Ramesh
23 Aug 2015 20:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 4915
Views: 931010

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

There will be pilot is an assumption. Yes, there will be stress on instruments.
by Ramesh
16 Aug 2015 12:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-July 10, 2015
Replies: 2850
Views: 103954

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-July 10,

Rediff reporting explosion in pakjab. Home minister buried.
by Ramesh
15 Aug 2015 07:23
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Happy 69th Independence Day 2015
Replies: 52
Views: 2989

Re: Happy 69th Independence Day 2015

Happy Independence Day 2015
by Ramesh
27 Jul 2015 21:56
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Abdul Kalam passes away Oct 15, 1931 - July 27, 2015
Replies: 222
Views: 10927

Re: Abdul Kalam passes away Oct 15, 1931 - July 27, 2015

RIP kalam sir. You have been and will continue to be a source of inspiration of many in the country.
by Ramesh
03 Jun 2015 23:08
Forum: Military History Archive
Topic: Brig. RayC RIP
Replies: 90
Views: 11582

Re: Brig. RayC RIP

RIP Sir.
You will be missed.
by Ramesh
01 Mar 2015 08:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4437
Views: 487049

Re: Internal Security Watch

^
Don't intend to peddle CT. But could be a message for higher ups or worse- a dry run for suitcase size bomb. Although there is a harmless explanation as well. A google search for anti radiation packing 9 layers leads to something called RICE PULLER. So might be a group of guys who got conned.
by Ramesh
22 Jan 2015 22:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 12 Dec 2014
Replies: 2853
Views: 104480

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 12 Dec

^
A noob pooch:-
How do you fire shot gun type ammo with a type 56?
by Ramesh
18 Jan 2015 09:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Islamism & Islamophobia Abroad - News & Analysis (9-8-2014)
Replies: 3670
Views: 329082

Re: Islamism & Islamophobia Abroad - News & Analysis (9-8-20

There is a great paper - I will post the link when I find it showing how Islam as practised takes cues from Mohammad's behaviour from three different texts - each of which recorded different phases of his life. The three texts are the Quran, Sunna and Hadiths. In one phase Mohammad may have said &q...
by Ramesh
27 Dec 2014 20:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Is breaking Pakistan in Indian interests?
Replies: 57
Views: 2777

Re: Is breaking Pakistan in Indian interests?

Stable pakhanastan is certainly not in our interest.
It may fragment, they kill each other .. not our concern. Just build a huge wall, electrified fence and may be add a moat as well while at it.
by Ramesh
06 Dec 2014 21:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: How to Make Pakistan Pay For Terror Activities
Replies: 64
Views: 3492

Re: How to Make Pakistan Pay For Terror Activities

Military is but one tool in the hands of govt. There is really no end to imagination if we have the right tools. A few scenarios:- 1. KSE gets hacked repeatedly and stock prices go topsy turvy. Hurts RAPEs. 2. A computer of one of the nuclear reactor malfunctions and control rods get removed... 3. C...
by Ramesh
27 Aug 2014 19:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 4915
Views: 931010

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

^
OT
This is what open source intelligence is all about. And one of the hazards of not having own capability. Had that been the case, the work would have been going on in some obscure lab without anybody becoming any wiser.
by Ramesh
21 Aug 2014 20:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Eastern Europe/Ukraine
Replies: 4026
Views: 124812

Re: Eastern Europe/Ukraine

20:37 Ukraine border guards begin checks on Russian aid trucks: Ukrainian border guards began on Thursday to inspect a Russian truck convoy carrying aid earmarked for humanitarian relief in eastern Ukraine that has been stranded at the frontier between the two former Soviet republics for nearly a w...
by Ramesh
20 Aug 2014 14:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 19 Jul 2014
Replies: 2846
Views: 93885

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 19 Jul

Coup but no Coup.... all maya 2:30pm | Army takes control of security Below is a video showing soldiers of the Pakistan Army taking position outside state institutions. As the protesters marched on to the Constitution Avenue on Tuesday night, the army had urged both the government and the protesting...
by Ramesh
18 Aug 2014 18:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 19 Jul 2014
Replies: 2846
Views: 93885

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 19 Jul

18:28 Only path for Pakistan is resolve issues through peaceful bilateral talks under Shimla Agreement & Lahore Declaration: MEA 18:22 MEA: Pak envoy's meet with Hurriyat raises questions about its sincerity: The MEA statement on the cancelled Indo-Pak secy level talks. The MEA says: "The ...
by Ramesh
17 Aug 2014 20:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 19 Jul 2014
Replies: 2846
Views: 93885

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 19 Jul

Apparently the Wazir-e-Azam in waiting has declared a tax holiday for mango abduls. http://www.dawn.com/news/1125908/day-4-imran-promises-game-changing-announcement-at-8pm#comments 2014-08-17 20:43:51 Crowd jubilant over saying no to taxes "Don't pay taxes...don't pay electricity bills...don't ...
by Ramesh
15 Aug 2014 20:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Eastern Europe/Ukraine
Replies: 4026
Views: 124812

Re: Eastern Europe/Ukraine

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2014/08/15/ukraine-russian-convoy/14097225/# Ukrainian troops on Friday destroyed part of what Kiev says was a Russian armored convoy that crossed into Ukraine around the same time as a truck convoy of humanitarian aid reached the border, according to Ukrain...
by Ramesh
15 Aug 2014 13:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Happy Independence Day
Replies: 51
Views: 1708

Re: Happy Independence Day

Happy Independence Day
by Ramesh
18 Jul 2014 01:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous
Replies: 4126
Views: 483798

Re: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous

rockets cannot provide close support to infantry, their spread is larger.
rest as mentioned by aditya

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