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by schinnas
27 May 2020 16:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5394
Views: 662504

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

do the nepalese PM and his ministers know what they are doing to India or are they operating in complete isolation. After Souring Relations Through Border Dispute, Nepal Seeks Access To Indian Palm Oil, Tea Markets Nepal PM and ministers seem to be bumbling idiots and/or believe in taking India for...
by schinnas
26 May 2020 18:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 4327
Views: 766535

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

I wonder if the indian soldiers who have scuffled with the chinese have been screened for Covid. wont be surprised if chinese purposely engineer a melee between infected patients in fatigues and our frontline troops Well two can play the game and we have enough supply of CRPF from Maharastra but it...
by schinnas
21 May 2020 18:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 6497
Views: 607633

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Test per million is an utterly meaningless metric used by ignorant reporters who do not understand ABC of statistics. Since only targeted testing is done, the key metric to watch out for is tests per positive cases. This is the metric (also called as test positivity rate) used by experts all over th...
by schinnas
21 May 2020 07:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 4226
Views: 767323

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

SAAB and Embraer are probably in financial dire straights. We should buy them out, do ToT and move manufacturing to India.
by schinnas
20 May 2020 21:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5394
Views: 662504

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Best thing to build a nationalistic babudom is to mandate 3 year compulsory military service for all UPSC passouts. Have them attend 6 month training program at NDA followed by 2.5 year service as JCOs. It will build discipline, good habits, team player attitude, physical fitness, moral uprightness ...
by schinnas
19 May 2020 01:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5394
Views: 662504

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

It must be recorded that the only BJP CM (or any CM) to stand tall during this entire crisis is UP CM Yogi Adityanath. Despite being a poor state with minimal infrastructure, he has ensured that students and migrant labour from UP were brought back and taken care of with dignity. The sheer scale of ...
by schinnas
19 May 2020 01:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1408
Views: 309176

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Thinking of it positively, Sahid Afridi has done a great service to put all these Aman ki Tamasha crowd on a spot and exposed to the true colors of Paki elite to gullible Indians. To gullible Indians and westerns I always tell: Pakistan is ISIS v1.0 - a country founded on the principle that muslims ...
by schinnas
16 May 2020 19:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5394
Views: 662504

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

This needs to be handled with care to avoid accusations of interference in academic freedom and independence. Another way to handle this is to ensure that all papers submitted for publications will be peer reviewer by Professors from the respective departments of focus (ex: Hinduism, Buddhism, etc)....
by schinnas
16 May 2020 19:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5394
Views: 662504

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

University of Madras has different departments for Christian, Vaishnavite (and perhaps a few other) studies. The VC should ensure that each dept organises seminars for their religion only to avoid stoking passions and communal harmony. A separate inter religious studies dept can do generic theology ...
by schinnas
16 May 2020 16:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 3088
Views: 509178

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

panduranghari wrote:
schinnas wrote:
That is for GoI to decide, would you agree? Since we don't have control of these territories, it becomes a bilateral matter.

Thats exactly how Pakis who like to look reasonable speak.


Well, I hope you can raise the level of the discourse from cheap ad hominism.
by schinnas
16 May 2020 00:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3832
Views: 681440

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

Sravan wrote:MRCA canceled. 83 more Tejas ordered


Any link? Or this is your wishlist?
by schinnas
15 May 2020 22:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 5G Technology News Discussions, Strategy and Impact to India
Replies: 65
Views: 9304

Re: 5G Technology News Discussions, Strategy and Impact to India

It so not correct to say that moneyed rich of India didn't invest in technology and R&D Tatas have a stellar reputation in the field with TIFR, contribution to IISc and many more incl in automobile engineering research and recently in battery tech. But the percentage is poor. Ambani to his credi...
by schinnas
14 May 2020 13:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4688
Views: 577348

Re: Understanding the US - Again

NRI community in US and Hindu community in US should get organised and politically active. There are 0.8M muslims in US and 0.7M Hindus. But in terms of political activism, media space and lobbying and funding, Hindu Americans and Indian Americans are nowhere to be seen. They should take a leaf from...
by schinnas
14 May 2020 13:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5394
Views: 662504

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Citizenship fraud is different than current regulation not allowing OCI children of Indian citizen parents from entering India. This seems to be a flaw in the guidelines thanks to some incompetent official who didn't think things through. The citizenship restriction for flights to India should be ap...
by schinnas
14 May 2020 13:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 4006
Views: 621900

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Why no word on Pakistan and its human rights violations in Balochistan and Paktunistan and its support for evil Taliban? This should be called out by Indian community very vociferously. Unlike the UK Indian community, the NRI community in US is found wanting. Sad reality.
by schinnas
14 May 2020 00:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 4006
Views: 621900

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Given we have nearly as many Hindu Americans in US as there are Muslim Americans, we should do a better job in lobbying.
by schinnas
14 May 2020 00:21
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 5040
Views: 1010396

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

The total measures announced including earlier announcements and RBI's measures adds up to only 13L crores. Also, can TDS reduction and PF reduction be counted as a stimulus? At the time of paying tax, these needs to be paid in full unless an amnesty is provided for that amount. Sitaraman didn't do ...
by schinnas
13 May 2020 13:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5394
Views: 662504

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

There is lot of substance. A visionary talk will or need not have much details. Many of us are used to insincere empty rhetoric of the past and cannot appreciate when a sincere vision is articulated in simple words that common man can understand. Modi's speech today was more profound than Jaishanka...
by schinnas
12 May 2020 23:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5394
Views: 662504

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

There is lot of substance. A visionary talk will or need not have much details. Many of us are used to insincere empty rhetoric of the past and cannot appreciate when a sincere vision is articulated in simple words that common man can understand. Modi's speech today was more profound than Jaishankar...
by schinnas
12 May 2020 22:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5394
Views: 662504

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Brilliant speech and vision for post Corona India outlined by PM Modi. His approach to governance is easier to understand when one has studied the Integral Humanism of Pandit Deen Dayal Upadyaya, his idol. It's about evolving th country along a 4 fold path of Dharma, artha, Kama and Moksha (just soc...
by schinnas
12 May 2020 22:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5394
Views: 662504

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Way to go...paint an entire state with the same brush, wish ill for them all because there are people who dont support your political party. In Malayalam there is a popular saying, " A woman who is wishing her brother's death just to see sister in-law's tears"... NRI remittances to Kerala...
by schinnas
12 May 2020 19:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5394
Views: 662504

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

The fact is no body in rest of India cares about what Kerala thinks. With tourism and remittances drying up, NRI Keralites will need to look for jobs in rest of Modi's India and Kerala state govt would need to rely on grants from Center to keep the house running. That will teach them humility.
by schinnas
10 May 2020 09:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2902
Views: 501888

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/forces-must-shun-imports-go-for-make-in-india-says-gen-bipin-rawat/articleshow/75652962.cms CDS Gen Rawat makes very strong public pitch for Make India exhorting armed forces to be realistic in their requirements and hand hold domestic products even if initi...
by schinnas
09 May 2020 14:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bangladesh News and Discussion
Replies: 2578
Views: 258633

Re: Bangladesh News and Discussion

Why can't we have a land swap between WB and Bangladesh to enlarge chicken neck corridor and give equivalent parts of makes populated by malsi instead to Bangladesh
by schinnas
07 May 2020 20:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1408
Views: 309176

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Dimran is caught in his own ego trap. He is purposefully undercounting dead to keep the count to below India's so that he can show himself to be a better leader than the evil mudi to his retarded population. But that wouldn't help with his profession of begging. Moral of the story is beggars cannot ...
by schinnas
06 May 2020 21:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 4006
Views: 621900

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Why you are expecting it to add up. The US has enslaved the world through Dollar slavery. By making their currency the world currency, they don't need to work hard but just print money. Rest of the world has to toil hard only to keep seeing their wealth devalued w.r.to dollar. This is the biggest co...
by schinnas
05 May 2020 16:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Status of Indian Nationals abroad
Replies: 142
Views: 13275

Re: Status of Indian Nationals abroad

The airfare is not free. GoI is going to charge the travelers at cost.
by schinnas
05 May 2020 16:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1408
Views: 309176

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

your link doesnt work..
by schinnas
04 May 2020 22:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 6497
Views: 607633

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Stop this ignorant nonsense about not enough testing. It has been explained multiple times in this forum that India is testing adequately and uses valid statistical methods and random testing and monitoring death rates to validate infection rates.
by schinnas
04 May 2020 21:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3609
Views: 610123

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

We shouldnt shy away from another Balakot. But use Brahmos this time.
by schinnas
04 May 2020 21:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3609
Views: 610123

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Looks like some hard core terrorists have sneaked in. Only 2 got eliminated and the remaining are attacking relatively soft targets.
by schinnas
04 May 2020 16:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5394
Views: 662504

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Modiji's popularity is now higher than ever. Most people just ignore these negative posters. Even if they had a negative point, nobody listens to them. They overplayed their hands.
by schinnas
04 May 2020 15:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3609
Views: 610123

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

India protests with Islamabad that Pakistan supreme court does not have jurisdiction over G&B and asks Pakistan to immediately vacate its illegal occupation. I feel this would be the theme of India's approach toward Pukis in international forum. In addition to asking them to stop terrorism, we a...
by schinnas
04 May 2020 15:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1408
Views: 309176

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

India protests with Islamabad that Pakistan supreme court does not have jurisdiction over G&B and asks Pakistan to immediately vacate its illegal occupation. I feel this would be the theme of India's approach toward Pukis in international forum. In addition to asking them to stop terrorism, we a...
by schinnas
04 May 2020 15:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3609
Views: 610123

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Long term solution is to disintegrate Pakistan and annex GB and PoK to India as separate union territories after driving out Pashtuns and Pakjabis made to settle there.
by schinnas
04 May 2020 01:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1408
Views: 309176

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

It seems some posters are commenting without reading the article or other posts carefully. Let me reiterate. 1. There is an organised group of instigators who arrange large crowds for funerals and processions. Virulent anti India sloganeering is instigated and videos sent all over the world. 2. Many...
by schinnas
03 May 2020 19:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1408
Views: 309176

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Very important to bury the terrorists anonymously and restrict such processions. But such processions can happen even without the body. So there needs to be targeted attacks on the instigators. Jamaat e Islamic leaders of the area should just disappear whenever such funeral processions happen. This ...
by schinnas
03 May 2020 12:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3609
Views: 610123

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

My prayers to the families and salute to the martyrs. I hope this results in modification of rules of engagement and procedures so that very senior officers are not lost to such trivial traps. This is just unacceptable and Pakistan should pay the price at a much higher level. 50 of their officers / ...
by schinnas
03 May 2020 08:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3609
Views: 610123

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Reports are that all five officers safely extracted from the building. Let's wait for official announcement by the army. Presstitutes should not be speculating on an ongoing operation with fake news from local park pasand Kashmiris.
by schinnas
02 May 2020 19:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 3088
Views: 509178

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

No. Kashmir is a bilateral matter unless you want to forget PoK and G&B. It is also the official bi-partisan stance of successive Indian governments. You are mistaken Sir, PoK and G&B are part of Kashmir. They have always been. I repeat again, 2. Kashmir is an Indian matter. That is for GoI...

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