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by schinnas
28 Apr 2018 00:22
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2404
Views: 375368

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Happening slowly through retail industry.
by schinnas
26 Apr 2018 10:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2413
Views: 303448

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

Gautam sir, Modi is too seasoned a leader to be so naive. Govt officials should be guessing as to his plans as Modi keeps cards close to his chest and only the foreign secretary, Doval, and CCS will be provided to his plans.
by schinnas
17 Apr 2018 10:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 1966
Views: 353751

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

Any news on how LCA performed in Gaganshakti?
by schinnas
18 Mar 2018 16:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1957
Views: 248655

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

There is a strong ecosystem in India now to pursue research in all aspects of fundemental sciences and engineering areas. In fact, many PhD students in IISc are sponsor3d by industry and given a stipend of RS 75,000 to 1 lakh per month, allowances for attending conferences, top of the line laptops, ...
by schinnas
18 Mar 2018 16:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1957
Views: 248655

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Amazon was also pretty much started in garage selling only limited selection of books to begin with.

It takes courage, apetite for risk and perseverance with the vision.
by schinnas
11 Mar 2018 10:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1050
Views: 104200

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

It shouldn't be difficult to develop some of the large islands in lakshadweep as snorkeling and scuba diving destinations with resorts and importing the whole staff from mainland. Shouldn't be difficult to change the population profile of these tiny islands. Regarding some of the islands bring far f...
by schinnas
19 Feb 2018 23:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 2807
Views: 583095

Re: Tejas: News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

Rules based AI implies rudimentary AI.
by schinnas
19 Feb 2018 23:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion
Replies: 803
Views: 68931

Re: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion

If it is true that he refused to meet Punjab CM in order to impress Khalistanis, he should not have been allowed to visit Amritsar in the first place. Seems pretty spineless on our part. He refused to meet Punjab CM because Punjab CM openly refused to meet some Canadian Sikh cabinet ministers who a...
by schinnas
18 Feb 2018 19:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3332
Views: 320320

Re: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector

dont know how / where to vent the frustration about the govt. way of working. following is the call for WALK IN INTERVIEW FOR THE POST OF JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOW IN DRDO. date : 16 FEB 2018 (FRIDAY) / 17 FEB 2018 (SATURDAY) https://www.drdo.gov.in/drdo/whatsnew/MTRDC-JRF-ADVT-2018.pdf this ad appear...
by schinnas
18 Feb 2018 07:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2145
Views: 254965

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Now that the Pakistanis are unable to raise commercial loan externally, where do they turn to, Chinese after all, their only source. This pushes them deeper into the Chinese hands. A vicious cycle. We have Maldives, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Pakistan to contend with in terms of economic depravity apart ...
by schinnas
09 Feb 2018 09:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1050
Views: 104200

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

After Modi and Trump discussing the issue over the phone, I do expect joint Indo-US action. We do need US to take care for UNSC and give this operation an international feel. US chamcha countries can also give token support militarily and full diplomatic support to our peace intervention to safeguar...
by schinnas
09 Feb 2018 07:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1050
Views: 104200

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Hope Modi is able to muster international opinion towards intervention in Maldives (its not easy to walk into what is purely an internal affair of a country without any well acknowledged humanitarian considerations such as mass murders or refugee problem. I thought we were allies of the west! Is th...
by schinnas
09 Feb 2018 01:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bangladesh News and Discussion
Replies: 2479
Views: 182962

Re: Bangladesh News and Discussion

Hope Zia is debarred from contesting elections by their court and her party splits into two so that Sheikh Hasina comes to power for another term and consolidate the gains her country has made in the regional relationships.
by schinnas
09 Feb 2018 01:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1050
Views: 104200

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Knowing Modi, he is supposed to do homework before venturing into Maldives. If we get statements from the Gulf countries that Modi is visiting now that reflect India's concerns regarding Maldives developements, take it as an indication that India may do something. Otherwise, we need to mark this as ...
by schinnas
07 Feb 2018 07:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1050
Views: 104200

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

India has a souverign duty to protect it's citizens and embassy in the region. Military intervention for peace with a well orchestrated psywar or media war is need of the hour.
by schinnas
06 Feb 2018 20:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1050
Views: 104200

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

We need a chamcha just like US has UK and Australia. Wherever we send our forces, they would also send a token force to make it an International Peace Force.
by schinnas
06 Feb 2018 16:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1050
Views: 104200

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Very possible. Xi has been itching to assert himself in IOR for a while now and if they have the capability, he wouldn't hesitate. Time is of the essence. This is a big test for our intelligence agencies, readiness of armed forces and assertiveness and decision making skills of our national security...
by schinnas
06 Feb 2018 16:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1050
Views: 104200

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Before India goes in, we need to in collaboration with US and friendly powers create a media noise for next few days and have each country issue statement condemning the action of imposing emergency and jailing judiciary and opposition and giving a deadline to make it happen. It will set the stage n...
by schinnas
05 Feb 2018 23:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1050
Views: 104200

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

True but giving specific operational details including number of special forces, etc and time of flight is treason. I hope an example is made out of this idiot.
by schinnas
05 Feb 2018 23:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1050
Views: 104200

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Shouldn't this idiot be booked under OSA?
by schinnas
05 Feb 2018 22:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1050
Views: 104200

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Bharat Karnard is right. India should respond to the call of the judiciary and help conduct free and fair elections and help Maldivians punish their dictator President.
by schinnas
28 Jan 2018 17:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3181
Views: 578359

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

It seems far sighted to have two separate launch locations. From perspective of disaster recovery in the event of natural disasters to developing one as exclusive private commercial launch facility, etc. Does NASA have only one launch location? Thinking small has been the bane of Indian policy makin...
by schinnas
17 Jan 2018 08:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion
Replies: 2519
Views: 223687

Re: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion

This anti-modi author tries his best to undermine Modi's foreign policy and wants people to think that India - Israel and India - Iran relations are at the same level. Should be rebutted.
by schinnas
11 Jan 2018 00:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3181
Views: 578359

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

Dont expect any last minute surprises. There are lot of people, technical and funding issues inside TeamIndus - from a very reliable source in touch with their top leadership. I was told 3 months ago that this would happen. I prayed for a miracle but it panned out as my source had predicted.
by schinnas
09 Jan 2018 11:28
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2
Replies: 4159
Views: 620079

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2

<POOF>

A few posts above, a moderator has already warned to not go overboard with head-rolls or analysis that ends with "But I do this all the time with PPT and a duct tape at office". Pointless post deleted.

Indranil: Warning issued
by schinnas
22 Dec 2017 23:22
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2404
Views: 375368

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

You are better off checking with wealth management companies like Anand Raathi. They do a mix of equity and bonds (FI) or bond derivatives and meet or best the market and play for the long term. They will give you free advisory and take their commission only from second year onwards. HDFC bank and I...
by schinnas
22 Dec 2017 23:05
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2404
Views: 375368

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Historic returns on that timescale are well higher than 10%
by schinnas
18 Dec 2017 13:05
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Elections Thread
Replies: 15
Views: 1593

Re: Indian Elections Thread

A large proportion of Gujarati public has voted for INC/MGB patented Caste / Religion based politics + Wealth redistribution economics. BJP's Developmental / Secular politics and Wealth Generation Economics is not able to deliver comprehensive wins. Whats more surprising is that the INC still has a...
by schinnas
15 Dec 2017 17:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Data Security: Keeping your bride in your best friend's house
Replies: 72
Views: 4663

Re: Indian Data Security: Keeping your bride in your best friend's house

http://www.news18.com/news/tech/microsoft-cloud-now-used-by-70-of-top-100-bse-cos-29-state-governments-1605299.html MSFT cloud now in use by 70 of top100 BSE cos and 29 state govts. soothing news indeed. Nothing wrong with this. Microsoft accomplished this by investing in quality data centers in In...
by schinnas
15 Dec 2017 07:23
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Power Sector
Replies: 1502
Views: 202259

Re: India's Power Sector

Very very high Penalities and jail time needs to be given to execs to set an example. Such loans result in NPA.8 Since power sector has very high NPA, there should be a CBI or NIA investigation into this. It is breaking our banking system and slowing down liquidity available to the industry. Not les...
by schinnas
14 Dec 2017 21:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Data Security: Keeping your bride in your best friend's house
Replies: 72
Views: 4663

Re: Indian Data Security: Keeping your bride in your best friend's house

Armed forces should just be asked to switch off mobiles during conflict times.
by schinnas
14 Dec 2017 21:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Data Security: Keeping your bride in your best friend's house
Replies: 72
Views: 4663

Re: Indian Data Security: Keeping your bride in your best friend's house

I know for a fact that vast majority of bank and financial data is stored in India. All government data is stored in India. Amazon had to open a data center in Mumbai to get indian finance industry to start using AWS, their cloud service. Microsoft and i think IBM have their cloud services including...
by schinnas
14 Dec 2017 19:45
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 229136

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

So it is clear that the Lootyens gang has not given up on implementing this plan. Vips, I won't be surprised if it is being instigated by the US. The context is clear. A flurry of activities after the review of the South Asia policy by the Trump administration recently. The new policy commits more ...
by schinnas
11 Dec 2017 13:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3
Replies: 1391
Views: 157953

Re: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3

Vivek K wrote:Can the Akulas be taken to war under the terms of the lease?


During war, all is fair game. When push comes to shove, we will not be reading the fine print. We can always apologize later in do or die situations.
by schinnas
11 Dec 2017 02:53
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 4725
Views: 348319

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Who has stopped Indian Airlines from forming a consortium and extract better terms..? NOt for the nation but atleast for themselves..? It would be good only if they have part available from local vendors and MRO facilities right next to their home airports, no..? Are the Indian airlines that dumb t...
by schinnas
10 Dec 2017 07:51
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 229136

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

India needs to keep a very very close watch on MBS and his influence in Pakistan and Bangladesh. The man is very rash and unpredictable and has made all old assumptions and equations redundant. We need to cultivate some one in his circle of influence to understand his games better if not to influenc...
by schinnas
10 Dec 2017 07:48
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 229136

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Nawaz Joins Khalida Zia In Saudi "Corruption List" :D Saudi’s anti-corruption drive: Khaleda Zia, 4 other high-profile foreigners named Asian Age Online Allegations of accumulating unlawfully earned money and assets have been brought against five high-profile foreign nationals including f...
by schinnas
10 Dec 2017 07:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016
Replies: 745
Views: 108411

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016

Question, Can "NATO" supply it's Troops in Afghanistan using ChaBahar Or Afghanistan allowed to use Chabahar to import its defense needs ? This wa Afghanistan become active power center and participant in this great game to negotiate with Iran. To Paki,Saudi at bay, Iran will need this Su...
by schinnas
03 Dec 2017 08:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2413
Views: 303448

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

If China can make its currency a global benchmark.like and the default reserve currency like the US dollar in next 15 years, they can continue to print money and sustain an expansionary fiscal policy. That explains why Xi wants China to become a developed nation by 2030 (one of 2.true superpowers) a...
by schinnas
26 Nov 2017 19:21
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 229136

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Playing with jehadists and extremists is a double edged sword. India learnt its lessons with LTTE and Bhindranwale. Even after lal masjid and TTP, Pakistan isn't learning its lessons. It should be made to pay a heavy price.

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