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by mmasand
11 Jun 2019 15:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2463
Views: 290873

Re: Military Flight Safety

IAF MCC: The wreckage of the missing #An32 was spotted today 16 Kms North of Lipo, North East of Tato at an approximate elevation of 12000 ft by the #IAF Mi-17 Helicopter undertaking search in the expanded search zone.
by mmasand
10 Jun 2019 12:09
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5482
Views: 450080

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Is this all or some bits of the pilots are also missing :mrgreen: aren't we a dhimmi country. twitter This is @IndiGo6E getting carried away with its policy of appeasement!! New uniforms!! For flight to jeddah!! https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D8T1Db4VUAI69dk.jpg:large There is no appeasement, this is ...
by mmasand
09 Jun 2019 18:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2496
Views: 456272

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Once again, 3 bodies of the SPO's turned militants have been returned to their family for a public spectacle.
by mmasand
09 Jun 2019 12:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 402
Views: 70563

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

New Video: Fact got More Cleared, Pakistan army Killing UnArmed Protesters While Receiving Their Leader @Aliwazirna50 with Flowers. https://twitter.com/MahkomAfghan/status/1137478171065036800 They would be really foolish to pull off an Akbar Bugti on Ali Wazir, it will only give legitimacy to PTM t...
by mmasand
08 Jun 2019 10:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3809
Views: 526672

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

https://twitter.com/sneheshphilip/statu ... 07360?s=19

These guys are hilarious! I'd wish for this clip to be shown to MoD procurement Babu's who sleep on files.
by mmasand
08 Jun 2019 00:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 402
Views: 70563

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

ISPR has a 'massive' budget, this includes overseas lobbying, funding of think tanks in DC, concerted SM factories churning out their narrative, journos on their pay roll, rendezvous for foreign intel ops, the list goes on. Surely, they pay a fat cheque to the face of the what can be construed as th...
by mmasand
06 Jun 2019 20:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 402
Views: 70563

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Islamabad and Karachi both stations allow for families of IFS cadre to be based with them. I'm not sure where you picked up that info from. Ajay Bisaria's spouse is quite active in environmental circles in Isloo. We have nothing in Karachi. Regarding the family situation, based on the stories about...
by mmasand
06 Jun 2019 15:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 402
Views: 70563

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

He was in Delhi to pick his family which he has left back while working at Paki Embassy before his appintment as FS. Why are they even allowed to base their families in Delhi? After all didn't the great quaid say that Hindus and Muslims couldn't live together? AFAIK, Islamabad is currently a non-fa...
by mmasand
04 Jun 2019 21:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

An ultra RW pro Modi friend of mine (to absurd levels) claims that BJP lost those states on purpose. He claims very chankyan onlee. Now why would anyone lose an election on purpose and how would that help in GE2019? The only reasonable explanation is to go with the tide, Chouhan faced anti-incumben...
by mmasand
04 Jun 2019 13:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

What Modi has found is the way to connect economic reforms to political success - first fix the basic quality of life at the bottom . Give them basic dignity and upgraded quality of living , and they will give you the mandate and space you need to implement top line reforms . This is the an underem...
by mmasand
04 Jun 2019 01:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4819
Views: 641123

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

^^ The author is the one that goes by the handle 'cybersurg' on YouTube, and has his own narrated version of events. I didn't read the article beyond the point when he cited the 'fake' video of PakFauj consoling some pakhtuns from an unrelated incident.
by mmasand
03 Jun 2019 02:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4819
Views: 641123

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Karan, If the mumbling following 27th Feb is anything to go by, this should be the least of their worries. Lot's of sleepless nights for their Corps commanders following leaks of a detachment with Lapua Magnum's had been spotted across the LAC. IMHO, they are still paying the price, and will continu...
by mmasand
01 Jun 2019 21:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The next war in the Persian Gulf
Replies: 91
Views: 9353

Re: The next war in the Persian Gulf

Might be useful to track the locations of American aircraft carrier groups and the command ships .. this could indicate the uptick towards an actual conflict https://news.usni.org/category/fleet-tracker They are steering well clear of the Strait of Hormuz. The US is still hoping to reach a deal wit...
by mmasand
01 Jun 2019 19:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 402
Views: 70563

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Pakistani teacher booked for forcing student to eat grass for not learning school lesson A Pakistani school teacher has been booked for forcing a primary school student to eat grass as punishment for not learning his lesson. The video of the school teacher went viral on social media as it showed se...
by mmasand
31 May 2019 21:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

Raskhak's should check the academic qualification of NS before doubting her credentials in Finmin. With NS and Jaishankar, there are 2 JNU alumni in CCS :eek: :rotfl: For those too troubled to lookup, NSR has Bachelors and Masters in Economics and Phd in something trade related. No PhD, but has wor...
by mmasand
31 May 2019 13:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

The list is out. Nirmala Finance, Rajnath Defence (cringe), Amit Shah Home.
by mmasand
31 May 2019 12:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 2716
Views: 557768

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

Replica of Rafale installed outside ACM's residence, he resides next door to Congress HQ on Akbar road.

https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1134335931605872640?s=19
by mmasand
31 May 2019 02:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018
Replies: 139
Views: 42375

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018

Guys, coming on the heels of Naresh Goyal episode I want to tell you about an extremely intriguing incident that took place on the night of 28th May. It's regarding an Air Asia flight15774/774 from Delhi to Goa. Transponder no. IAD 774 as could be seen on flightradar24.com. I was tracking the fligh...
by mmasand
31 May 2019 01:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

That list has been doing the rounds of SM for about an hour doesn't look authentic else MSM would have picked up the story by now.
by mmasand
30 May 2019 22:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

This was Uddhav putting his foot down, he had learnt of it 3 days ago. Apparently, NaMo has plans for him elsewhere in the not too distant future. didn't get you. prabhu has long left SS for BJP. Uddhav held a grudge against Prabhu for deserting the SS when they asked him to resign. Uddhav didn't w...
by mmasand
30 May 2019 22:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

JayS wrote:Disappointed to see Prabhu booted out. He was one of the finest ministers.

Good to see Maneka sidelined.


This was Uddhav putting his foot down, he had learnt of it 3 days ago. Apparently, NaMo has plans for him elsewhere in the not too distant future.
by mmasand
30 May 2019 18:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

Rahul M wrote:
gauravsh wrote:S Jaishankar joining the cabinet. He has a good hand on China.

source ?


S Jaishankar, Ex-Foreign Secretary, To Join PM Modi Government: Sources
by mmasand
30 May 2019 11:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4819
Views: 641123

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Rakesh wrote:I love Baba Banaras (I really do!), but the dude really writes some yarns! I hope it is true.


Something in the works in the vicinity to Mardan, there has been a drone up there for the better part of the hour, in addition to the drones above Lahore and Gujranwala.
by mmasand
29 May 2019 02:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indus Water Treaty
Replies: 3141
Views: 384590

Re: Indus Water Treaty

It will be interesting to see the after effects of the results of the GE in WB, in respect to the Teesta Water Treaty. Will a weaker state govt concede or compromise?
by mmasand
29 May 2019 00:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

meanwhile enjoy this epic trolling of MB as she comes out of Raj Bhawan. https://twitter.com/mvmeet/status/1133422298000547840 Her facial expression is a sight to behold as people are shouting Jai Sriram to her. :rotfl: :rotfl: I don't know if bjp was directly up to this, but if they were, kudos to...
by mmasand
28 May 2019 21:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

Sorry there is no point in analyzing Al Jazeera here , and I for one won’t give them a click. Sabka vishwas has nothing to do with Muslims - the term vishwas and bharosa has been repeatedly stated by voters and he is simply affirming that he has heard them . The commonest theme of the election was ...
by mmasand
27 May 2019 16:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

Yagnasri wrote:Swamy as Finance? You can not find a worst person than Swamy for any ministry. He is not a team player


He was the difference of one vote that led to the downfall of Vajpayeea govt in '99. He would sit in the opposition benches between Lalu and Co.
by mmasand
27 May 2019 01:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2098
Views: 284624

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

I can vouch, I live in a country where a non-immigrant visa has been issued for 99 years to Indians in particular for their contribution to society and trade. I believe there was a reciprocal arrangement prior to the 70's where several Indians moved to the UK under the previous Commonwealth resettle...
by mmasand
27 May 2019 00:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 1816
Views: 180428

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

Despite a media clampdown, thanks to Teetar, a fairly large number of PTM protesters clashed with the PakFauj and were subject to gunfire killing 3 innocents. As usual, Ghafoora and his cronies have concocted a story from his Mush and fooled the awaam again. PS the girl above is probably an Ahmadi o...
by mmasand
26 May 2019 18:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

Dr Vijay Chauthaiwale Verified account @vijai63 Follow Follow @vijai63 More Dr Vijay Chauthaiwale Retweeted Intellectual Kshatriya Nope. Intellectual Kshatriya @Intel_Kshatriya Replying to @vijai63 @sankrant Abrogation of Article 35a and Article 370 is mentioned in the BJP Sankalp Patra 2019. The p...
by mmasand
26 May 2019 16:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

Jagan 'prayed' that the party at the centre should not get more than 250 seats, so they could stitch an alliance with the BJP in return for special status as CBN had left the state in debt.


https://twitter.com/ians_india/status/1 ... 84134?s=19
by mmasand
26 May 2019 00:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

MB as in general been a very astute politician but I am getting the feeling she is cracking under the pressure and making mistakes. A psychologist acquaintance recently remarked how she was of the opinion that Didi is bi-polar, or is suffering from schizophrenia based on her speeches and particular...
by mmasand
26 May 2019 00:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

When the 'secular' parties keep using the minorities to their advantage. But a mere 5 years of good governance , and you have this.

Dubai-based expat names newborn Narendra Modi
by mmasand
25 May 2019 19:04
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5482
Views: 450080

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Naresh Goyal made to disembark from an EK507 flight at BOM, allegedly was on his way to LHR. Bureau of Immigration has detained him.
by mmasand
25 May 2019 18:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 92565

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

Sushmaji was doing nothing but doling out Visas on Twitter. She did a lot more than 'doling out visas' on twitter boss. The impact of her work can be seen at any Indian mission abroad, she has streamlined procedures to move everything online, dismissed all third party agencies (VFS types), introduc...
by mmasand
25 May 2019 01:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4292
Views: 422642

Re: Internal Security Watch

Musa killing: Curfew in parts of Kashmir as protests break out

I can't fathom why the administration would return his body to the family? His supporters will build a tomb outside his house. Ship it out of the state and do a sea burial OBL style. We're handing over 'martyrdom' to Wani and Musa.
by mmasand
25 May 2019 00:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2098
Views: 284624

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

souravB wrote:Mmasand saar, rumors has it that if you scratch a GBP hard enough you can find the PKR symbols underneath. :wink:


Heard that before, bet that's what the Khanvenience stores in Sparkhill use as legal tender.
by mmasand
24 May 2019 19:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2098
Views: 284624

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

BoJo, who remarked that Indo_UK ties should be advanced due to India's growing appetite for single malt whilst visiting a Gurdwara, in all probability will be the PM. We find out in July. It's time to encourage Scots to vote for freedom. Then there will be no reason to engage with the Brits anymore...
by mmasand
24 May 2019 17:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2098
Views: 284624

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

BoJo, who remarked that Indo_UK ties should be advanced due to India's growing appetite for single malt whilst visiting a Gurdwara, in all probability will be the PM. We find out in July.

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