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by A Nandy
27 Jun 2019 14:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 404
Views: 39946

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

https://rightlog.in/2019/06/modi-govern ... spaper-01/

Modi govt stops advertising in The Times Group, The Hindu and The Telegraph newspaper
by A Nandy
27 Jun 2019 12:15
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 3220
Views: 566523

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/startup/piyush-goyal-throws-the-rule-book-at-e-tailers-follow-or-else-4134871.html Following multiple instances wherein the 2016 Press Note 3 was flouted by the e-commerce companies, the government, in December, introduced Press Note 2. The aim was to make ...
by A Nandy
25 Jun 2019 10:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Bengal - news and strategy thread
Replies: 313
Views: 28092

Re: West Bengal - news and strategy thread

https://www.opindia.com/2019/06/west-bengal-mamata-banerjees-fiefdom-crumbling-as-first-doctors-now-teachers-take-to-streets-against-state-authorities/ Trouble seems to be mounting for West Bengal Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee, as first the state doctors and now the state teachers, have taken to t...
by A Nandy
22 Jun 2019 20:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3839
Views: 769107

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/india/space-ambitions-steps-to-take-before-india-has-its-own-space-station-4123831.html European Space Agency (ESA) astronauts are already training in China in anticipation of the Chinese space station Tiangong becoming operational in 2022. Pakistan, too, :lol: has ...
by A Nandy
20 Jun 2019 01:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: First International Yoga Day
Replies: 101
Views: 5006

Re: First International Yoga Day

"Crew of INS Ranvir perform Yoga to keep themselves physically fit & mentally alert. Yoga is a part of our fitness routine onboard and is a way of life"

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by A Nandy
20 Jun 2019 01:14
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3402
Views: 479866

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

https://www.businesstoday.in/current/policy/in-railways-100-day-plan-reducing-delhi-howrah-delhi-mumbai-travel-time-by-5-hours/story/357485.html In railways' 100-day plan: Reducing Delhi-Howrah, Delhi-Mumbai travel time by 5 hours The Indian Railways has prepared 11 proposals under its 100-day plan,...
by A Nandy
20 Jun 2019 01:06
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Infrastructure News & Discussion
Replies: 700
Views: 137234

Re: Infrastructure News & Discussion

Here is something that might prove useful to cities at the coast like Chennai: https://phys.org/news/2019-06-hot-efficiency-solar-desalination.html Engineers boost output of solar desalination system by 50% In conventional membrane distillation, hot, salty water is flowed across one side of a sheetl...
by A Nandy
19 Jun 2019 12:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Bengal - news and strategy thread
Replies: 313
Views: 28092

Re: West Bengal - news and strategy thread

There was considerable voting for TMC from South Kolkata and Kolkata in general. Why vote for someone who doesn't care about law and order?
by A Nandy
19 Jun 2019 12:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Bengal - news and strategy thread
Replies: 313
Views: 28092

Re: West Bengal - news and strategy thread

South Kolkata finally realizing who they voted into power. The police have completely given up.
by A Nandy
18 Jun 2019 21:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3839
Views: 769107

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

Yeah direct to space not a good idea :D
by A Nandy
13 Jun 2019 21:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3839
Views: 769107

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

https://www.news18.com/news/india/isro-chief-says-india-planning-to-have-own-space-station-2185173.html The project will be an extension of the Gaganyaan mission, which aims to send an Indian crew to space in 2022. "We have to sustain the Gaganyaan programme. So, subsequently, as a long-term pl...
by A Nandy
12 Jun 2019 15:44
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Shipping Sector
Replies: 411
Views: 90131

Re: India's Shipping Sector

https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/india/tripura-keen-to-operationalise-indo-bangla-waterway-project-soon-4088101.html Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb is keen to operationalize the Indo-Bangla waterway project at the earliest as it could be a game changer in the states communicaton system, a ...
by A Nandy
12 Jun 2019 15:29
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Infrastructure News & Discussion
Replies: 700
Views: 137234

Re: Infrastructure News & Discussion

+ 1 for new Water Discussion thread. Probably the biggest challenge for us now and in coming years.
by A Nandy
12 Jun 2019 14:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3839
Views: 769107

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

Live now: https://www.republicworld.com/livetv https://twitter.com/republic/status/1138728440935268354 Launch on July 15, 2:51 AM ISRO Chairman Dr. K Sivan on Chandrayaan 2 Mission: The day we are going to land is either September 6 or September 7, that day happens to be the beginning of a lunar day...
by A Nandy
12 Jun 2019 09:39
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Infrastructure News & Discussion
Replies: 700
Views: 137234

Re: Infrastructure News & Discussion

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/centre-announces-scheme-to-supply-piped-water-to-every-house-in-villages-by-2024/articleshow/69746832.cms Under the Jal Jeevan Mission, both ground and surface water will be used to meet the requirement. Union drinking water secretary Parameswaran Iyer said ...
by A Nandy
11 Jun 2019 10:04
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 3220
Views: 566523

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

https://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/piyush-goyal-takes-12-major-decisions-to-boost-exports-industrial-growth-119060800034_1.html Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal, a week after taking charge, has taken more than 12 major decisions to boost exports and boost industrial ...
by A Nandy
10 Jun 2019 00:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3839
Views: 769107

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

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Gaganyan model! looks TFTA onlee :D
Titanium grid fins?
by A Nandy
08 Jun 2019 00:45
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3402
Views: 479866

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

https://urbantransportnews.com/indias-first-bullet-train-project-fights-battle-for-land-acquisition/ Farmers from Maharashtra are all set to oppose Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s one of biggest dream project. The State Government is planning to use an obscure section of the land acquisition act to f...
by A Nandy
07 Jun 2019 20:22
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3402
Views: 479866

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/city-may-get-25mld-of-water-a-day-from-vellore-via-wagons/articleshow/69640925.cms Officials told TOI they were holding talks with Southern Railway to bring 25 million litres per day (MLD) to the city, which is less than 5% of what Metrowater supplies...
by A Nandy
04 Jun 2019 12:09
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 217482

Re: Indian Education System

There is needless controversy about third language in NEP in TN. Third language will help national integration but should not only be Hindi. It can be any language from the scheduled languages. Otherwise a good policy will have accusations of Hindi imposition. I am not sure why its not made as by c...
by A Nandy
04 Jun 2019 12:00
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3741
Views: 217482

Re: Indian Education System

Draft National Education Policy 2019 (Revised) - (7.66 MB): https://mhrd.gov.in/relevant-documents https://mhrd.gov.in/sites/upload_files/mhrd/files/Draft_NEP_2019_EN_Revised.pdf https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/services/education/govt-may-equip-students-with-direct-fee-transfers/articl...
by A Nandy
01 Jun 2019 00:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 94425

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

https://www.opindia.com/2019/05/wasim-m ... -arrested/

Wasim, main accused in the murder of Smriti Irani’s aide in Amethi arrested
The Police have arrested all five main suspects.
by A Nandy
31 May 2019 23:26
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 3220
Views: 566523

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

https://thewire.in/economy/india-may-privatise-or-shut-46-psus-in-first-100-days-says-niti-aayogs-rajiv-kumar India May Privatise or Shut 46 PSUs in First 100 Days, Says NITI Aayog's Rajiv Kumar According to Kumar, a slew of reforms, which will include changes in labour laws, privatisation moves, an...
by A Nandy
31 May 2019 18:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Structural Reforms Milestones post 2019 Elections
Replies: 73
Views: 7381

Re: Structural Reforms Milestones post 2019 Elections

Added in Tech/Industrial: Rebuild expertise in supercomputing power so we have one or more of the top 5 fastest supercomputers in the world. It will have spin off effects in accurate weather predictions, cyclone forecasting, medicines and curing debilitating diseases and nuclear research. High spee...
by A Nandy
31 May 2019 11:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Structural Reforms Milestones post 2019 Elections
Replies: 73
Views: 7381

Re: Structural Reforms Milestones post 2019 Elections

Added in Tech/Industrial: Rebuild expertise in supercomputing power so we have one or more of the top 5 fastest supercomputers in the world. It will have spin off effects in accurate weather predictions, cyclone forecasting, medicines and curing debilitating diseases and nuclear research. High speed...
by A Nandy
26 May 2019 17:15
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 3220
Views: 566523

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/blogs/Swaminomics/why-modi-needs-to-return-to-his-old-slogan/ Narendra Modi won the 2014 election with the slogan, “minimum government, maximum governance.” In practice, government intervention in the economy often increased and governance often worsened. Having w...
by A Nandy
23 May 2019 23:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 94425

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

And meanwhile....back at the tired old ECI counting station, BJP won 210(so far), leading in 93 :D
http://results.eci.gov.in/pc/en/partywise/index.htm

Hats off to the election machinery of this nation.
by A Nandy
23 May 2019 21:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 94425

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

In WB, better if they call a no-confidence quickly else she will start killing again :(
by A Nandy
23 May 2019 21:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 94425

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Devendra Fadnavis live on Republic TV.
by A Nandy
23 May 2019 21:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 94425

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

BJP seems to have actually gained in Kerela, just not enough yet to win: https://twitter.com/CristianoModi/statu ... 84896?s=20

Republic TV getting ready to interview Smriti Irani :)
by A Nandy
23 May 2019 17:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 94425

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Any place to check how much counting left? Dhoti shibber onlee!!
:(( :(( :(( Smriti Irani will lose onlee :(( :(( :((
by A Nandy
23 May 2019 16:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 94425

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

No time to waste onlee. Lot of bills - labour, land, education, judicial reforms, to push through. Whats the situation in RS?

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