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by RoyG
18 Jun 2018 09:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2100
Views: 320009

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Whatever. we lose a few guys here and there oh well. it doesn't really make a difference to anything. Stop whining. They died doing what they loved. So what? No. This kind of callous and insensitive language about the deaths of Indian Armed Forces service members will not be tolerated. Poster warne...
by RoyG
18 Jun 2018 05:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2100
Views: 320009

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

1) This kind of offensive language against Indian martyrs and veterans is not tolerable. We respect our soldiers (at least here on BRF) in highest regards as it would have been done in any other country. This is Bharat rakshak not your local "make dumbrika great again" weed smoking piss j...
by RoyG
18 Jun 2018 00:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2100
Views: 320009

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

^^^ They got new lot of sniper rifles from bartania, and training thanks to massa sniper school. That said, it had more to do with Ramzan ceasefire shit and taking out sitting duck BSF jawans with hands tied than anything else. We have equal no. of sniper kills if not more, an eye for an eye with w...
by RoyG
17 Jun 2018 23:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3774
Views: 261721

Re: Internal Security Watch

They conduct their affairs outside of the country in banks and other places free of gov surveillance. Everything is bugged within the country and you can't use the phones or internet. No doubt MI5 and other agencies have access to their communications tho. They may also be meeting their handlers aw...
by RoyG
17 Jun 2018 21:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3774
Views: 261721

Re: Internal Security Watch

https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/2019-general-elections-congress-bjp-h-d-kumaraswamy-pranab-mukherjee-rss-5220700/ Security abroad The Director of the SPG (Special Protection Group) has brought to the attention of the Secretary, Security, in the Cabinet Secretariat that during most...
by RoyG
17 Jun 2018 07:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3999
Views: 706428

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

vera_k wrote:
ramdas wrote:Paki ababeel seems to have 3 warheads. Do they have a miniaturized high yield physics package?


They have more warheads. Indian inventory is not as substantial.


And you know this how?
by RoyG
16 Jun 2018 07:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3999
Views: 706428

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

@ramana: Not all A4 tests came with picture releases. Also, Lt. Gen. V. K. Saxena wrote in his article about the Agni series that the purpose of developing A4 after A3 was MIRV tech. It sounded like total nonsense when Iread it that time. Now I am not so sure...Ultimately, we can at best speculate....
by RoyG
15 Jun 2018 04:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2358
Views: 380186

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Khalsa wrote:Is it a true mathematical build up or also the new builds also replacing a lot of retiring stuff.
Does our build programme meet our needs ?


no
by RoyG
15 Jun 2018 04:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3774
Views: 261721

Re: Internal Security Watch

Assassins would have to penetrate multiple security rings and then survive long enough when challenged by Modi's spg detail. The ideal place would be a street while Modi is on foot or sticking himself out of car. I've seen footage of Modi walking through narrow streets in small township w/ people o...
by RoyG
14 Jun 2018 23:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) - News & Discussion
Replies: 124
Views: 8593

Re: Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) - News & Discussion

Any one who thinks US can influence Energy market by magically bumping up productions needs to know two facts. 1 ) US is a net importer of energy so any export is bad for its domestic market 2 ) Most of US oil production come from Shale and Shale even with high oil price and cheap credit is a loss ...
by RoyG
14 Jun 2018 21:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3774
Views: 261721

Re: Internal Security Watch

This is a video to be watched carefully. It is by Prof R Vaidyanathan. RVAIDYA2000 (@rvaidya2000) | Twitter https://youtu.be/MALR49dfYlA Conversation with Prof RV on why the NSA should take the threats (against Modi) seriously MALR49dfYlA Assassins would have to penetrate multiple security rings an...
by RoyG
14 Jun 2018 06:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) - News & Discussion
Replies: 124
Views: 8593

Re: Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) - News & Discussion

By bringing in US crude in a big way, it'll force OPEC to be more competitive wrt pricing. Engaging with the US has boosted our negotiating power with Russia and China. If they push too hard, we'll simply swing more to US. China has softened its rhetoric somewhat. Perhaps constructive engagement w/ ...
by RoyG
14 Jun 2018 06:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) - News & Discussion
Replies: 124
Views: 8593

Re: Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) - News & Discussion

India and China will soon be working together to lobby OPEC to drop the price of oil and bring in US crude. This is huge.

India is using the US to boost its position within SCO.
by RoyG
14 Jun 2018 00:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4962
Views: 280783

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

According to Rai, the evidence points to a predominantly indigenous culture that voluntarily spread across other areas, not displaced or overrun by an Aryan invasion. “The condition of the human skeletons, the burial...all show absence of palaeo-pathology symptoms which could indicate ailments due ...
by RoyG
13 Jun 2018 10:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4962
Views: 280783

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

RoyG: not sure what you are going on about? Both the recent articles BURY AIT. The latest one from Economic Times has our fav Niraj Rai again - except he is arguing for indigenous Vedas with only "minimal contact" with Iranians. Don't know which way this guy swings on any given day! The o...
by RoyG
13 Jun 2018 08:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4962
Views: 280783

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

C-14 dating puts the skeletons at 2300BC. I don't think this damages the recent genetic findings b/c they supposedly came after. It's the spin on it that will prove to be extremely damaging. With this they will declare that AIT happened and the origin of 'PIE' lie in Central Asia. That's it. Until I...
by RoyG
13 Jun 2018 06:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4605
Views: 261487

Re: Deterrence

Indian scientists "didn't" test to full yield. Countries have tested megaton bombs. India "didn't". Indian scientists new the window is going to be extremely limited unless India wanted to go rogue like NK. So they did the best under the circumstances. And it seems the establish...
by RoyG
13 Jun 2018 05:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5348
Views: 469333

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

[ If you can't take the heat, get out of the kitchen. All nations seek advantage over others even if that means subjugating/destroying them. We all know that, how does this contribute to this thread or is pertaining to India - Russia relations ? Well whining about it certainly doesn't. Let's not bl...
by RoyG
13 Jun 2018 02:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 119231

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

Any deal with NK is in reality a deal with Russia and China. This is a big victory for them. All these moves are being done to get the SK to slowly push out the US presence from their territory. In the meantime, boost economic ties with SK and slowly try to win over opposition parties with more hard...
by RoyG
13 Jun 2018 00:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3159
Views: 261218

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

kit wrote:
ramana wrote:neshant you would be surprised what DRDO has done in AI.


+1


What have they done?
by RoyG
12 Jun 2018 23:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5348
Views: 469333

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

US has pathological hatred for Russia. Its sickening. They are trying to destroy the Russian mil-industrial complex via CAATSA type laws. If successful, that will leave US as the sole power with superior technology weapons. China is not there and will likely take another 50 years. Europeans have se...
by RoyG
12 Jun 2018 00:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3774
Views: 261721

Re: Internal Security Watch

Well, this has been happening all over the country including places you wouldn't expect, like rural TN, and Bangalore city. The level of stupidity, blind faith in hearsay and overall illiteracy and lack of rule of law is shocking If things like this are happening it means that there is a breakdown ...
by RoyG
11 Jun 2018 22:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3774
Views: 261721

Re: Internal Security Watch

https://www.outlookindia.com/website/story/nilotpal-abhijit-were-killed-by-the-system-not-people-friends-of-two-assamese-me/312391 One of the most sickening, revolting incidents you could ever hear about. That mob must be executed en masse, and quickly. And shame their families as much as possible....
by RoyG
09 Jun 2018 01:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3774
Views: 261721

Re: Internal Security Watch

Cops recover letter exposing 'Maoist plan' to assassinate PM Last updated on: June 08, 2018 22:48 IST The letter says Maoists want to assassinate Modi the way former PM Rajiv Gandhi was killed, say Maharashtra CM and the state police. Maoists are planning to assassinate Prime Minister Narendra Modi...
by RoyG
09 Jun 2018 00:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3774
Views: 261721

Re: Internal Security Watch

Hmm. I'm not sure a grandparent can be judged by the deeds of his/her grandchildren, even if they invoke his/her name as political capital. After all, how similar are Lutyens Naxals Tushar Gandhi & Rajmohan Gandhi to M.K. Gandhi? And how similar is Rahul Gandhi to Indira Gandhi? Not that IG or ...
by RoyG
09 Jun 2018 00:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3774
Views: 261721

Re: Internal Security Watch

Plot to kill Modi by Maoists uncovered. I stated this in my post. Ambedkarites are working with Naxalite leadership to assassinate the PM. Naxalites are actually a firecracker compared to Ambedkarite movement. Ambedkarites are tenured prof, lawyers, doctors, etc. and have access to a large student ...
by RoyG
08 Jun 2018 23:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3774
Views: 261721

Re: Internal Security Watch

For those people who put Ambedkar on a pedestal, look at what his followers are doing today. There are at the forefront of mainstreaming protestant descriptions of Indian society and culture in universities, they commit arson and destroy public property, organize caste agitations leading to violence...
by RoyG
08 Jun 2018 22:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4962
Views: 280783

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

Today is a good day. Inspite of whatever people accuse Pranab Da of, financial wrong doings . I have forgiven him today for recognizing one of the great sons of Modern India Dr Hedgewar. Even many people on this forum have not heard of Dr hedgewar let alone rest of India. Dr hedgewar did something ...
by RoyG
07 Jun 2018 09:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Interests_2
Replies: 62
Views: 9998

Re: Indian Interests_2

Russia and China are challenging the US technologically, militarily, and economically. India is challenging the US philosophically. Russia, China, and the US don't want India as a future competitor. What to do? Play all three. In the meantime provide: 1) Political Stability 2) Production-Consumption...
by RoyG
07 Jun 2018 07:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?
Replies: 99
Views: 7135

Re: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?

I have no problem with more Rafales if they are priced competitively.The RNs JSF F-35Bs, the most expensive variant, of which they're getting around 48+, cost just $0.5B more than our measly 36 Rafales! That too a 5th- Gen fighter including infrastructure and weaponry costs, the "full Monty&qu...
by RoyG
07 Jun 2018 03:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?
Replies: 99
Views: 7135

Re: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?

Nicely put but moolah for Raffys...? Alternative affordable non-US western options pursued as a first choice along with a "full-court-press" for the LCA. Extra Ru aircraft of types of those in service an easy solution too. No need to hyperventilate. USA wont sanction India in any signific...
by RoyG
07 Jun 2018 01:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4962
Views: 280783

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

The problem is that when carbon-14 dating pushes it past 2000BC, Vagheesh and Co. is going to have to push back all the dates. It will be a complete mess. What he doesn't yet realize is that if genetics shows that warrior geezer has Steppe DNA it would still predate Mittani. It's impossible to recon...
by RoyG
07 Jun 2018 00:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4962
Views: 280783

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

Horse remains were unearthed in Hallur, Karnataka with C14 dating putting them between 1500-1300BC. This is an often forgotten piece of info which goes against AIT. Also terracotta figurines of spoked wheels are present dated from ~2200-1400BC. I think horses were definitely present on the subcontin...
by RoyG
06 Jun 2018 23:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 3999
Views: 706428

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

I don't think its MIRV as the triple picture of the launch does not have a nose fairing and shows the bare payload. So that is uninformed speculation or journalese. Even MARV is not possible based on the picture as it does not have any hot gas ports. I think the end fuze test was the real deal. How...
by RoyG
06 Jun 2018 23:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4962
Views: 280783

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

disha wrote:At the same time searching for spokes on the wheels of chariots in the verses of RigVeda is Wild Goose Chase.


This is really astonishing. Where exactly is the sanskrit verse for spoke wheel? I wouldn't be surprised if they made it up.
by RoyG
06 Jun 2018 11:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4962
Views: 280783

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

Modern wheel's evolution suggests spoke wheels are being replaced with non-spoke one. These chariots finds, dated approx to 2000 BCE from a place away and east of mainstream Harappan sites is a big news. At sanauli this is also found, near the chariot or with chariot https://scontent-bom1-1.xx.fbcd...
by RoyG
06 Jun 2018 09:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Two and Half Front War Scenario
Replies: 205
Views: 18788

Re: Two and Half Front War Scenario

we have a policy of no first use. but in case one country use nuke against us, then can India attack a third country? how can India justify this to world ? The MND says very clearly retaliation will be on the attacker and their allies. It won't happen anytime soon. This century will be China's and ...
by RoyG
06 Jun 2018 08:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4962
Views: 280783

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

Solid wheel came before spoke wheels. Coupled with burial pits, armor, chariots, swords, and copper jewelry dating somewhere between 2200-1800 BC means this is terrible news for the genomics team. Solid wheels were already present in Indus from ~3500-3000BC. If anything this would mean that warrior ...

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