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by wig
18 Sep 2019 10:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 1954
Views: 429375

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

CSIO develops targeting, navigation system for Navy -Marine Bearing Sight gives instantaneous direction of identified target extracts Marine Bearing Sight (MBS), it provides instantaneous azimuth of identified targets, whether on shore or in sea, other vessels and even astronomical bodies. Azimuth i...
by wig
17 Sep 2019 17:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 902
Views: 234462

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

Promotions of four major generals to three star rank were announced on September, 11, 2019. extracts They are Major General Chiragh Haider, Frontier Force Regiment, currently director general, military training, Major General Mohammad Aamer Nadeem, EME, chairman, space and upper atmosphere research ...
by wig
17 Sep 2019 11:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 1992
Views: 246930

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Brig Pritam Singh was a distingusihed participant in the battle of Poonch in 1947-48 . it was said that without Brig Singh there would be no Poonch. However his career went astray later Five years later, as a Lt Col, on October 30, 1947, he visited the Army Headquarters while on leave. When he heard...
by wig
31 Aug 2019 08:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Modi announces Chief of Defence Staff
Replies: 41
Views: 7728

Re: Modi announces Chief of Defence Staff

https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/comment/making-the-cds-effective-is-crucial/824244.html making the cds effective earlier attempts to have a CDS Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was to announce the CDS on November 30, 1984. Gen AS Vaidya was to be made the CDS, but unfortunately, Indira Gandhi was assa...
by wig
31 Aug 2019 08:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Modi announces Chief of Defence Staff
Replies: 41
Views: 7728

Re: Modi announces Chief of Defence Staff

https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/comment/idea-of-carving-theatre-commands-is-flawed/825487.html Idea of carving theatre commands is flawed extracts India needs to be seen as one theatre, much like the entire US landmass which is three times larger than India and organised under one single theatre c...
by wig
28 Aug 2019 18:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4717
Views: 354800

Re: Deterrence

https://zeenews.india.com/india/us-reveals-9-secret-locations-housing-pakistans-nuclear-weapons-raises-takeover-alarm-2045237.html US reveals 9 secret locations housing Pakistan's nuclear weapons extracted The report, authored by Hans M. Kristensen and Robert S. Norris, estimates that Pakistan has s...
by wig
26 Aug 2019 10:19
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 3795
Views: 685932

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/bus ... 787285.cms

Do bond yields hold telltale signs of an impending recession
by wig
25 Aug 2019 19:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 1992
Views: 246930

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

J&K state flag removed from atop Srinagar’s Civil Secretariat building, replaced with tricolour


https://www.timesnownews.com/india/arti ... our/475733
by wig
23 Aug 2019 16:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019
Replies: 294
Views: 75017

Re: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/indigenous-light-combat-aircraft-targeted-by-2022/story-MGy2MXsapn8H6IDjUNt12H.html Long-awaited indigenous light combat aircraft Tejas Mk II targeted by 2022 extracts on Tejas Mark 2 Sanctioned by the government in 2009, the Mk II will be equipped with stat...
by wig
23 Aug 2019 16:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 3287
Views: 710203

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

Indian Air Force probe finds friendly fire caused February 27 Budgam chopper crash, 5 officers in dock https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/indian-air-force-budgam-chopper-crash-friendly-fire-officers-guilty-1590764-2019-08-23 The helicopter was shot down around the same time when Indian and Pakist...
by wig
21 Aug 2019 10:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 1954
Views: 429375

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

‘Make in India’ Software Defined Radio: ‘Mother’ of all solutions for tactical communications of armed forces extracts Indian Navy’s Tactical Data Link will be the immediate beneficiary of this indigenous SDR Technology which is very critical as it will help for achieving better transfer rates for a...
by wig
21 Aug 2019 10:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 1992
Views: 246930

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.financialexpress.com/india-news/its-a-very-explosive-situation-donald-trump-again-offers-to-mediate-on-kashmir/1681520/ US pres will meet our PM at the G7 meet in France extracts US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he would discuss the tense situation in Kashmir with Indian Prime M...
by wig
21 Aug 2019 10:08
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3946
Views: 596683

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/nation/army-revamp-orders-issued/820197.html Army revamp orders issued extracts The Ministry of Defence on Tuesday issued formal instructions on restructuring of the Indian Army headquarters that will result in reducing some 200 officers from Delhi besides creation ...
by wig
20 Aug 2019 17:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 3287
Views: 710203

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

https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/on-mig-fighters-air-chief-bs-dhanoa-says-no-one-drives-even-cars-that-old-2087702?pfrom=home-livetv IAF chief on the Mig 21. he mentions the basic version will be phased out this year "We are still flying MiG-21 which is 44 year old but nobody driving cars of tha...
by wig
19 Aug 2019 10:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 1992
Views: 246930

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/spectrum/banished-from-his-own-land/818375.html Banished from his own land the author has covered some aspects of the accession Maharaja Hari Singh acceded J&K to India but was expelled two years after the accession. He breathed his last in exile poignant April ...
by wig
16 Aug 2019 08:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4717
Views: 354800

Re: Deterrence

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/us-cables-show-how-it-took-eye-off-pakistan-nukes-amid-soviet-war/story-0f8i2N6Ew79QXrTK5tZRPM.html US cables show how it took eye off Pakistan nukes amid Soviet war Over the space of months during 1979-80, the US went from intense efforts to slow down or re...
by wig
15 Aug 2019 15:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Modi announces Chief of Defence Staff
Replies: 41
Views: 7728

Re: Modi announces Chief of Defence Staff

https://www.livemint.com/news/india/arm ... 86769.html

Army chief Bipin Rawat may be first chief of defence staff
Speculation is that the current army chief Bipin Rawat could be named to the post
by wig
15 Aug 2019 12:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1832
Views: 200730

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

https://www.timesnownews.com/internatio ... art/468831

blease to read hiyar
Pak President Arif Alvi provokes India, calls for 'social media war' against New Delhi for revoking Art 370
by wig
13 Aug 2019 10:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian Weapons & Military Technology
Replies: 1644
Views: 263639

Re: Russian Weapons & Military Technology

news from other news sites on the nuclear leak https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/aug/12/russia-indicates-rocket-engine-exploded-in-test-of-mini-nuclear-reactor excerpts Russian scientists have indicated that they were working on miniaturised sources of nuclear energy when a rocket engine explod...
by wig
13 Aug 2019 09:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 1954
Views: 429375

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/nation/to-match-china-s-pace-navy-adopts-new-ship-making-tech/817208.html To match China’s pace, Navy adopts new ship-making tech from the above The ongoing project, 17-A, which is using modular construction, is what the Navy thinks will be its future and set the pa...
by wig
13 Aug 2019 04:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian Weapons & Military Technology
Replies: 1644
Views: 263639

Re: Russian Weapons & Military Technology

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-49319160 some interesting details on the rocket engine explosion. this was a nuclear powered engine The Russian state nuclear agency, Rosatom, said the experts had been testing a nuclear-powered engine. But it gave no further technical details. The test was on a...
by wig
13 Aug 2019 03:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3946
Views: 596683

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/army-may-trim-27000-from-non-core-units/articleshow/70651072.cms Army may trim 27,000 from non-core units extracted The Army plans to reduce its manpower by around 27,000 soldiers in organisations not part of its regular field formations and units, which wil...
by wig
12 Aug 2019 13:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 902
Views: 234462

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/pakistan-deploying-fighter-jets-to-skardu-near-ladakh-india-watching-closely/articleshow/70638615.cms Pakistan deploying fighter jets to Skardu near Ladakh, India watching closely extracted from the above "Three C-130 transport aircraft of the Pakistan ...
by wig
09 Aug 2019 16:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1832
Views: 200730

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

meanbhile from the bious pholks at fridin times Bedouin brethren A fly on the wall of BG tells us that in the matter of the annexation of Kashmir by Monstrous Moody, The Great K has felt the “betrayal of the Bedouin brethren” most deeply. The fly says he is most cut up about the Gent whom he drove l...
by wig
09 Aug 2019 10:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2542
Views: 316634

Re: Military Flight Safety

https://www.livemint.com/news/india/sukhoi-aircraft-crashes-near-tezpur-pilots-eject-safely-1565292961992.html some details on the Sukhoi crash near Tezpur yesterday evening. there are photos also in the news article extracts A Sukhoi fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed in a paddy field near...
by wig
07 Aug 2019 05:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: RIP - Sushma Swaraj ji
Replies: 54
Views: 3350

Re: RIP - Sushma Swaraj ji

Demise of Sushma Swaraj is a great loss. May India be blessed with more women like her.
Om Shanti
by wig
06 Aug 2019 13:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1832
Views: 200730

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

no kamment The joint session of upper and lower houses was summoned by President Arif Alvi yesterday to decide Pakistan's future course of action in the wake of India's decision to strip occupied Kashmir of its special status under Article 370. But the session was disrupted soon after beginning by p...
by wig
06 Aug 2019 09:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3946
Views: 596683

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

OFB ready with new tank shell before Army changes target https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/nagpur/ofb-ready-with-new-tank-shell-before-army-changes-target/articleshow/70538456.cms extracted The OFB has already got orders from the Army to supply 125mm fin-stabilized armour-piercing discarding...
by wig
05 Aug 2019 09:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 581351

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

i hope that Art 370 and Art 35 A is repealed today itself. they are evil, gender discrimatory, and contribute to the rise of islamic fascism.
by wig
04 Aug 2019 08:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 581351

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

more yatras suspended After Shri Amarnath Ji pilgrimage, authorities today also suspended three more yatras in Jammu region including Machail Mata Ji in Kishtwar district, Baba Buda Amarnath Ji in Poonch and Kounsar Nag in Reasi even as Rapid Action Force (RAF) and para-military companies of BSF and...
by wig
04 Aug 2019 07:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3946
Views: 596683

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

https://indianexpress.com/article/india/five-attempts-by-pakistans-bat-on-border-posts-india-hits-back-with-bofors-5876318/ Five attempts by Pakistan’s BAT on border posts, India hits back with Bofors Top military sources told The Sunday Express that there were five BAT attempts on Indian military p...
by wig
03 Aug 2019 19:52
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 3795
Views: 685932

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

rahulsidhu ji the chart used by you are from the article linked hereunder. there are a few other illustrative charts also included in the article https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/five-reasons-why-the-economy-is-slowing-down/articleshow/70497728.cms the article is quite inf...
by wig
03 Aug 2019 13:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 581351

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

well now the Machail Yatra has been suspended due to security reasons J&K: 'Machail Mata Yatra' suspended due to security reasons https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/jk-machail-mata-yatra-suspended-due-to-security-reasons/articleshow/70508734.cms The 43-day-long 'Machail Mata Yatra' in Kis...
by wig
03 Aug 2019 09:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 581351

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

something is very wrong if we are unable to secure the route of the revered Amarnath Yatra. This is unprecedented, at least I am unable to recall any such instance in the past.
by wig
03 Aug 2019 09:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 581351

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Terrorists moved by Pak ahead of Imran Khan’s US visit are back at LoC https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/terrorists-moved-by-pak-ahead-of-imran-khan-s-us-visit-are-back-at-loc/story-9sKdIUhpRkJa8IyHv0uk7K.html extracts Fresh intelligence reports now indicate that 200 to 250 terrorists are ba...
by wig
03 Aug 2019 09:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 581351

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/jammu-kashmir/pak-activity-behind-troop-movement/812053.html pak activity behind troop movements extracts The Centre’s decision of sending in additional troops of the Central armed forces to Kashmir is an outcome of several factors, including military activity in Pa...
by wig
02 Aug 2019 10:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 581351

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Jammu lawyers oppose Art 35A - To file application to be party in apex court | Bar suspends 5 members https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/jammu-kashmir/jammu-lawyers-oppose-art-35a/811429.html In the midst of a raging debate over Article 35A, Jammu lawyers on Thursday decided to approach the Supreme C...
by wig
02 Aug 2019 10:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 581351

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Pak asks militants to lie low in J&K till FATF meet in Oct https://www.tribuneindia.com/news/jammu-kashmir/pak-asks-militants-to-lie-low-in-j-k-till-fatf-meet-in-oct/811442.html Pakistan has asked all militant groups operating in Kashmir, including Jaish-e-Mohammad and Lashkar-e-Toiba, to lie lo...
by wig
01 Aug 2019 09:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 581351

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

in other news Pak has evacuated 50 chinese nationals https://www.indiatoday.in/world/story/pakistan-evacuates-50-chinese-nationals-pok-due-continuous-firing-near-loc-1575796-2019-07-31 Pakistan evacuates 50 Chinese nationals in PoK due to continuous firing near LoC extracted from the above article O...
by wig
01 Aug 2019 09:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 581351

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

https://www.financialexpress.com/defence/indian-army-ups-the-ante-calibre-escalation-in-response-to-pakistans-unprovoked-ceasefire-violations/1662049/ Indian Army ups the ante! Calibre Escalation in response to Pakistan’s unprovoked ceasefire violations excerpted from the article Since the February ...

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