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by wig
19 Oct 2017 12:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Cyber Warfare Discussion
Replies: 320
Views: 43832

Re: Indian Cyber Warfare Discussion

https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/india-is-quietly-preparing-a-cyber-warfare-unit-to-fight-a-new-kind-of-enemy/articleshow/61141277.cms a cyber warfare unit to be launched An IIT Kanpur study shared with Parliament's Committee on Finance this year said attacks from the 'Equation grou...
by wig
18 Oct 2017 09:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 3900
Views: 529155

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/garud-force-helmet-rashtirya-rifle-kashmir-ak-47-indian-army/1/1070825.html the bullet proof helmet used by the IAF Garud apparently did not perform as expected against AK 47 bullets Two AK-47 bullets fired by the terrorists pierced the bulletproof helmet worn by S...
by wig
11 Oct 2017 12:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 3900
Views: 529155

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

IAF Garuds were operating with the Army for operational experience The encounter occurred in the Hajin area of Bandipora in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday morning. Two Indian Air Force Garud commandos were killed in the encounter and two terrorists have also been shot dead. The Garud personnel were ...
by wig
10 Oct 2017 16:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 2921
Views: 236126

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

http://tribuneindia.com/news/nation/acrs-not-enough-army-may-tweak-selection-criteria-for-officers/479970.html ACRs not enough, Army may tweak selection criteria for officers excerpts The proposal is to restructure assured career and empowerment of officers, sources say. It says promotions and selec...
by wig
08 Oct 2017 11:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous - Aug 2016
Replies: 59
Views: 9525

Re: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous - Aug 2016

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/081017/this-family-from-kadapa-is-serving-iaf-for-2-generations.html this is a write up on a family which has two generations which have served/ serving the IAF. It is a rare coincidence that four members belonging to two generations of the same ...
by wig
06 Oct 2017 16:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1348
Views: 67048

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

it ij frooting seajon Weakest links Informed sources report that The Great Khan keeps some of his “weakest links” well oiled by paying out regular stipends. One such is a fruit of his loins who gets a substantial monthly payout in greenbacks, routed through a relative of The Khan. Sadiq and Ameen, a...
by wig
03 Oct 2017 20:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 4694
Views: 379508

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

http://www.sebi.gov.in/filings/public-i ... 36155.html

HAL has filed a Draft Offer Document today with SEBI.
This implies that we can expect a public issue of shares in HAL in due course of time which will augment the financial resources.
by wig
30 Sep 2017 10:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 2921
Views: 236126

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

an interview with Lt Gen J S Sandhu, GOC, 15 Corps Q. What has changed after the surgical strikes and has it made any difference on ground zero? The surgical strikes conveyed our intent to Pakistan that we will respond to acts of violence on our posts in a powerful manner. Consequently, Pak troops a...
by wig
30 Sep 2017 10:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 2673
Views: 249915

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

http://tribuneindia.com/news/nation/mi-17-upgrade-to-begin-soon/475161.html Mi-17 upgrade will be carried out at 3 BRD “The upgrade includes replacing conventional cockpit gauges with flat screen multi-function displays, installation of weather radar, new avionics and communication equipment as well...
by wig
29 Sep 2017 10:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 1860
Views: 165223

Re: Army strikes terror camps in PoK

http://tribuneindia.com/news/comment/strikes-as-odd/474476.html What was the real purpose of the Army action inside PoK excerpts If anything, the counter-terror action — where India undermined its SF by employing them in a specialised commando role — reinforced the General Headquarters, Rawalpindi’s...
by wig
24 Sep 2017 12:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1348
Views: 67048

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

http://www.news18.com/news/world/hotel-in-united-kingdom-refuses-to-give-rooms-to-pakistan-international-airlines-staff-for-pestering-women-1526389.html et tu ukistanis Hotel in United Kingdom Refuses to Give Rooms to Pakistan International Airlines Staff for 'Pestering Women' The UK hotel authoriti...
by wig
02 Sep 2017 22:15
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: GST - Discussion on all aspects.
Replies: 416
Views: 38484

Re: GST - Discussion on all aspects.

tandav ji, in the case of issuing of interstate bill for supply of goods / services you will charge IGST. This IGST can be set off by the customer. The protocol governing set-of for the IGST received by the enterprise against the CGST and SGST payable is set out in section 49(5) of the CGST Act, 201...
by wig
01 Sep 2017 12:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1348
Views: 67048

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

meanbhile , bious neuj continuej

http://www.thefridaytimes.com/tft/too-b ... thorities/

Too ‘boaring’ for the authorities ; Wild boars have been running amok in the Capital
by wig
15 Aug 2017 12:55
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4348
Views: 361578

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

refer to the query above regarding pie chart presentations of income and expenses of our govt the Union Budget is presented in Parliament annually. The previous budget presented can be accessed here http://indiabudget.gov.in/budget.asp it includes the data at a glance and you can find various pie ch...
by wig
14 Aug 2017 10:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: General Indian Military News & Discussion
Replies: 122
Views: 16724

Re: General Indian Military News & Discussion

http://tribuneindia.com/news/comment/the-doklam-test/451617.html National defence holds low priority by Lt-Gen Harwant Singh (retd) some interesting nuggets on non availability of parachutes ( I thought parachutes were made by OFB) and the rip of by the french During the Indian Army's operations in ...
by wig
12 Aug 2017 08:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 1625
Views: 211114

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

with reference to the discussion on the Supreme Court judgements on Art 35A and Art 370 the matter was raised earlier also in the case titled Bachan Lal Kalgotra vs State Of Jammu & Kashmir And Others . The order was issued on 20 February, 1987. citations: 1987 AIR 1169, 1987 SCR (2) 369 https:/...
by wig
09 Aug 2017 10:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 1965 India Pakistan War: Forty Years Since
Replies: 466
Views: 21835

Re: 1965 India Pakistan War: Forty Years Since

Apologies in case this is posted earlier also. http://jagrukbharat.com/8456/megh-singh-chamb-sector-september-1965 fascinating write up by a veteran regarding then Major Megh Singh and operations in the Chhamb Sector during the 1965 war. It appears that operations such as these were the buds of the ...
by wig
01 Aug 2017 19:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 1625
Views: 211114

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Art 35A and 370 should be struck off without further ado excerpts from an article on the increase in fertility over the past decade in Kashmir Muslim women Demographic design of the proxy war in the Kashmir Valley This abrupt rise is restricted only to births in the Valley. In Jammu region, number o...
by wig
17 Jul 2017 14:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 3900
Views: 529155

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

SF target Pak troops, kill 5. excerpts from article in paper published from Jammu At least 5 Pakistani soldiers were killed after Special Forces of Army targeted their vehicle along the Line of Control (LoC) in Furikiyan sector in district Kupwara today. Sources said that Special Forces of Army (Par...
by wig
11 Jul 2017 09:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Amarnath Yatris killed in terror attack. Allahoakbar
Replies: 432
Views: 25994

Re: Amarnath Yatris killed in terror attack. Allahoakbar

List of dead. May they Rest in Peace and I pray that their kith and kin find strength to bear this irreperable loss Surakha Ben R/o Udwada RS Near Bhagini Samaj School District Valsad Gujarat, Patal Lakshimiben S R/o Valsad District Valsad Gujarat, Hasuben Ratila Patal R/o Vadoli School Faliya, Vals...
by wig
11 Jul 2017 09:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Amarnath Yatris killed in terror attack. Allahoakbar
Replies: 432
Views: 25994

Re: Amarnath Yatris killed in terror attack. Allahoakbar

article in Jammu based newspaper with some facts on what happened http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/7-amarnath-pilgrims-killed-in-terror-attack/ the bus was registered in Gujarat and appears to not have been a part of the official convoy. IMVHO it was returning rather late at 2020 ist on the NH. The bus...
by wig
11 Jul 2017 09:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - June 20, 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 230695

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - June 20, 2017

Falijee wrote:A water air cooler attached at the back of an auto rickshaw as the mercury level rises in #Faisalabad - Paki Ingenuity on display !

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is that the lathesht model of a bater bowered engine?
by wig
23 Jun 2017 21:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1348
Views: 67048

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

mush tales Old Mush was sipping a drink and reminiscing about the good old days recently, we hear. He spoke to friends about aspects of his fascinating journey in the first decade of the millennium. On this occasion, he was recounting the Father of Our Bum’s escapades and how he was presented with i...
by wig
17 Jun 2017 19:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 3534
Views: 134581

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

http://www.hindustantimes.com/mumbai-news/farming-took-root-in-india-only-10-000-years-ago-study-finds/story-znhMgOYjQOWWtgX49PkUsJ.html Farming took root in India only 10,000 years ago, study finds excerpts Farming came to India 10,000 years ago, and it was only much later that grains such as rice,...
by wig
16 Jun 2017 12:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - March 17, 2017
Replies: 2850
Views: 237617

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - March 17, 2017

Powers that be in bakiland appear to be thinking on such lines on Jadhav Revelations galore For those who are squeamish about the death penalty, sources say the state has no intention of stringing up Kulbhushan Jadhav, an Indian national arrested in Balochistan in March last year, on charges of spyi...
by wig
02 Jun 2017 19:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1348
Views: 67048

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

meanbhile, instruction to barbers on cuts and trims While temperatures soar and people suffer the ravages of heat and thirst, the AC of Kharan, Balochistan, has sent the following notification to the area’s barbers and hairdressers: “You are warned not to design beards or make patterns on facial hai...
by wig
29 May 2017 17:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 1625
Views: 211114

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

The wives of Faiz Ahmed Faiz and Dr Mohammed Din Taseer ( father of the late Salman Taseer) were sisters. The were British women. Both Faiz and Dr Mohammed Din were employed in the Muslim Anglo Oriental College of Amritsar pre independence. The college switched with the DAV college of Lahore post In...
by wig
28 May 2017 20:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 1625
Views: 211114

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

this tweet by Rana Ayyub is from the poem, " Hum Dekhenge' by Faiz Ahmed Faiz. a link to the site is here. the third stanza contains the words in the tweet. Taj is crown, and takht is throne. in the peunltimate stanza the appeal for malsi rule appears to be the final demand of the poet readers ...
by wig
28 May 2017 19:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - March 17, 2017
Replies: 2850
Views: 237617

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - March 17, 2017

for the ebil yyy types High standards? According to Daily Jang (24 April 2017), former President General (retd) Pervez Musharraf stated his view that the Pakistani people are more enlightened and progressive than the Indian people, and that is why Pakistani religious parties are weaker. http://www.t...
by wig
27 May 2017 13:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: R.I.P. Shri K.P.S. Gill, 1935-2017
Replies: 46
Views: 3028

Re: R.I.P. Shri K.P.S. Gill, 1935-2017

May India be blessed with many more such sons. May God grant strength to the family to bear this loss and peace to the departed soul.
by wig
22 May 2017 10:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 1625
Views: 211114

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

on sunday, 21 may a conference was organized by a social association named, "Jammu for India". Jammuites from diverse backgrounds spoke therein. topic The seminar was held on the topic 'Betrayal of Jammu' here on Sunday in which the situation in Jammu and Kashmir was discussed. the panelis...
by wig
21 May 2017 09:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 1625
Views: 211114

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

http://tribuneindia.com/news/nation/article-370-gets-a-firm-approval-from-bjp-now/410458.html The BJP having claimed in the past that Art 370 has no place now wants Art 370 to continue. I imagine the demand for abrogation of Art 370 raised in the past to be some kind of jumla Article 370 gets a firm...
by wig
17 May 2017 17:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4283
Views: 180025

Re: Deterrence

http://www.outlookindia.com/website/story/exclusive-pakistans-unknown-tunneled-nuclear-weapons-storage-facility-revealed/298943 link to article on tunnels dug by Pakistan for secure storage of Nuclear weapons of Pakistan. Pakistan has built a nuclear weapons storage facility, till now unknown, at th...
by wig
14 May 2017 08:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 1625
Views: 211114

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/art-35-a-discriminatory-in-nature/ this is a write up on Art 35A. This article enables Art 370. But Parliament never passed it since when it was added to the Constitution in 1954 through a Presidential Order. So much for the dignity of Parliament and rule of Law. The ba...
by wig
12 May 2017 23:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 1625
Views: 211114

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Hizbul threatens to behead Hurriyat leaders over Kashmir statement A top Hizbul Mujahideen leader has threatened to behead separatist Hurriyat leaders for calling Kashmir a political struggle instead of a religious war for the creation of an “Islamic state”. and “We just want to ask these hypocrites...
by wig
25 Apr 2017 09:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 1625
Views: 211114

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

excellent analysis of J&K , it needs to be read in full, excerpts do not do justice to the write up http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/deteriorating-situation-kashmir/ excerpts the imams are paid a salary from public money for bad mouthing ! The administrative cadres in almost all districts of the va...
by wig
20 Apr 2017 09:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 1625
Views: 211114

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

regarding this autonomy bugbear of J&K. Art 370 and Art 35A grant more than requisite autonomy to J&K. However the regions of J&K, broadly, Jammu, Kashmir and Ladhakh have zero autonomy vis a vis Kashmir. This status is untenable and should never have been permitted to start with.
by wig
20 Apr 2017 09:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - March 17, 2017
Replies: 2850
Views: 237617

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - March 17, 2017

Three sisters kill man booked for blasphemy in Sialkot
the man had a case registered against him in 2004 as per the neujbaper

https://www.dawn.com/news/1328114/three ... in-sialkot
by wig
19 Apr 2017 10:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 1625
Views: 211114

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

the discussion of Art 370 also merits discussion of Art 35A. IMVHO Art 35A enables Art 370 Art 35A is passed without going through Parliament through a Presidential Order. The Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order, 1954 was issued by President Rajendra Prasad under Article 370, with ...
by wig
21 Mar 2017 20:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Let us Understand the Chinese - II
Replies: 86
Views: 2274

Re: Let us Understand the Chinese - II

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/resources/idt-sh/Murder_lucky_hotel the story of Gu and Bo Xilai, the murder of Heywood and how it all helped Xi Jinping the current leader. a good read Murder in the Lucky Holiday Hotel By Carrie Gracie .Five years ago, China's most charismatic politician as toppled from p...

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