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by sumeet_s
12 Feb 2011 16:08
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Strategy guru K Subrahmanyam passes away
Replies: 235
Views: 26408

Re: Strategy guru K Subrahmanyam passes away

Live webcast of K. Subramanyam's memorial service in New Delhi - February 12, 2011

5.00PM IST

http://aniin.primcast.com/aniin
by sumeet_s
14 Oct 2010 12:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Defence Websites Watch
Replies: 211
Views: 61033

Re: Indian Defence Websites Watch

A website on 2Lt. Arun Khetrapal launched today on the ocassion of his 60th Birth Anniversary.

http://www.2ltarunkhetarpal.com/
by sumeet_s
25 Jul 2010 18:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kargil War Thread - VI
Replies: 1341
Views: 239502

Re: Kargil War Thread - VI

Thank you Jagan sir,

I will go there tomorrow morning. I hope i don't reach late for the wreath laying.
by sumeet_s
24 Jul 2010 03:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kargil War Thread - VI
Replies: 1341
Views: 239502

Re: Kargil War Thread - VI

Candle light march in Hyderabad to pay tributes to the martyrs of Kargil war: Venue: Necklace Road, opp MMTS Railway Station. Date: 26th July (monday), on the eve of VIJAY DIWAS Time: 6:30 PM to 8 PM damn..its in the evening. Jamwal saar.. do you know any such sort happening in morning hrs in hyd. ...
by sumeet_s
28 May 2010 17:40
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Military Media Watch Thread
Replies: 49
Views: 13112

Re: Military Media Watch Thread

shiv wrote:
AdityaM wrote:Where are the promised pics of Arihant?
i donot see any such declaration on Mohtarmas blog either. :(


Arihant Photos - visible with pwd



hahaha...the sub seems to be in deep waters
by sumeet_s
12 May 2010 22:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CT & COIN Operations in India: News, Images and Discussion
Replies: 2406
Views: 380514

Re: CT and COIN operations in India: News, Images and Discus

Chhattisgarh: Jawan's blood saves Naxal's life http://news.rediff.com/report/2010/may/12/chhattisgarh-jawan-donates-blood-to-naxalite.htm When a team under went to the area, the Naxals started firing at them to which the police team retaliated. Naxals soon fled the place, leaving behind an injured C...
by sumeet_s
06 May 2010 13:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1520153

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

^^^
:evil: TOO GOOD :evil:
by sumeet_s
30 Apr 2010 15:56
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion
Replies: 4621
Views: 705729

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion

Madhuri Gupta is upright, decent, say friends http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_madhuri-gupta-is-upright-decent-say-friends_1377164 Friends recall Gupta as an “upright and decent” officer who is suffering from diabetes. “What I am hearing in the media is shocking, as I know Madhu. She is not driv...
by sumeet_s
28 Apr 2010 21:54
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion
Replies: 4621
Views: 705729

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion

Behind India's Bust of a Pakistan Spy http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1985339,00.html "Her spy game was up the moment a Joint Secretary — an IB officer — inside the Islamabad mission suspected her around October 2009 and reported back," a high-level IB case officer in New Del...
by sumeet_s
28 Apr 2010 19:10
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion
Replies: 4621
Views: 705729

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion

Spy Madhuri Gupta was hoping for a London or Washington posting: DNA http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report_spy-madhuri-gupta-was-hoping-for-a-london-or-washington-posting_1376595 "I should get London or Washington," a confident Gupta told PTI few months back. Gupta had earlier served in the...
by sumeet_s
28 Apr 2010 03:11
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion
Replies: 4621
Views: 705729

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion

Madhuri Gupta worked with ICWA, was keen to go to Pakistan: sify news

http://sify.com/news/Madhuri-Gupta-worked-with-ICWA-was-keen-to-go-to-Pakistan-news-National-ke1r4cbegai.html

hope this was not posted earlier...
by sumeet_s
05 Apr 2010 16:23
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Happy Easter
Replies: 25
Views: 2958

Re: Happy Easter

Happy Easter to all...
by sumeet_s
16 Jan 2010 20:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Military Discussion
Replies: 2968
Views: 366839

Re: International Military Discussion

Each US Soldier in Afghanistan Costs $1 Million.
http://www.newsweek.com/id/229336

Sorry if this was posted earlier....
by sumeet_s
16 Dec 2009 11:36
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 876116

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

For all those in PUNE....

Vijay Diwas function today evening at National War Memorial, Southern Command, Pune Camp.

and an interaction session with 1971 War Vetrans at Garware College at 10.00am
by sumeet_s
13 Dec 2009 19:26
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion
Replies: 4621
Views: 705729

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion

Well, here is the scoope news from THE WEEK, dt Dec 13, 2009. I have read the cover story from the hard copy. Here are the online links, but I am not sure if it is full story. Some one who has net access to THE WEEK , please post the full story. This shows us atleast as far as Nepal is concerned , ...
by sumeet_s
10 Dec 2009 20:40
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: RIP: Sad demise of BRFite Prof. R. Balasubramaniam
Replies: 65
Views: 11096

Re: RIP: Sad demise of BRFite Prof. R. Balasubramaniam

My condolences to the family...
Rest In Peace SIR....
by sumeet_s
03 Dec 2009 20:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous
Replies: 4126
Views: 489236

Re: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous

I am reading "Param Vir" by MajGen Ian Cardozo. However i feel i would appreciate the tales of valour better if i could understand what is a Company, brigade, regiment, platoon, division etc. I know i have asked this once earlier, but unable to get any search results here on it. Not a kno...
by sumeet_s
29 Nov 2009 18:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Meet - Pune
Replies: 62
Views: 6331

Re: BR Meet - Pune

Me too waiting for the same...
by sumeet_s
07 Oct 2009 20:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4054
Views: 714728

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

AFAIK C-60 is a Anti-Naxalite Commando Force. It is a special operation squad attached to Police Units.
They are currently operational in Gadchiroli and Gondia.
They are basically locals who are well versed with the terrain as well as the enemy.
by sumeet_s
02 Oct 2009 01:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 4216
Views: 764278

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

http://www.expressindia.com/latest-news/experiment-goes-wrong-explosion-in-hemrl/523668/ Blast in High Energy Material Research Laboratory... Later, HEMRL issued a press note saying, “HEMRL scientists were processing experimental propellant composition in a mixer in the laboratory premises. During ...
by sumeet_s
02 Oct 2009 01:08
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch
Replies: 3944
Views: 981960

Re: China Military Watch

Some more reading on china's oil supplies and their supply lines http://www.eai.nus.edu.sg/BB329.pdf http://%20se2.isn.ch/serviceengine/Files/ESDP/56390/.../StringPearls.pdf http://www.maritimeindia.org/pdfs/CHINA%27S_MARITIME_CHALLENGE.pdf http://www.uscc.gov/hearings/2007hearings/written_testimoni...
by sumeet_s
30 Sep 2009 21:51
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion
Replies: 2936
Views: 717774

Re: Indian Missile Technology Discussion

then again, we might never know when it is used ! :wink: i met KPJ reddy once in Feb 09 at an Indo Russian meet on high energy density physics... when asked he told me that he has completed his research and submitted the reports and the concerned people are now evaluating it...he also stated that h...
by sumeet_s
30 Sep 2009 21:32
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion
Replies: 2936
Views: 717774

Re: Indian Missile Technology Discussion

sometime ago there was a news of KPJ Reddy of IISC bangalore coming up with some chromium paint layer which increases the range of the missiles... Does anyone know what is its status currently.....are we already using any such thing as it was possible to use the technology even on the existing missi...
by sumeet_s
30 Sep 2009 12:18
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch
Replies: 3944
Views: 981960

Re: China Military Watch

Some info on China's oil usage and imports as of 2008. (as oil stats were being discussed earlier) Reserves: 15.5 billion barrels Production: 3.8 million barrels per day(mbpd) Consumption: 7.99 mbpd Total imports:4.39 mbpd of which crude oil: 3.58 mbpd Petroleum products: 0.812 mbpd Out of total imp...
by sumeet_s
30 Sep 2009 01:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Follow Bharat-Rakshak on Twitter and Facebook
Replies: 167
Views: 24809

Re: Follow Bharat-Rakshak on Twitter and Facebook

Hi Vishal,
Have sent u a msg in FB..
by sumeet_s
28 Sep 2009 13:19
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion
Replies: 4621
Views: 705729

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/news/india/Defence-officer-discloses-sensitive-info-to-fake-caller/articleshow/5063466.cms Defence officer discloses 'sensitive info' to fake caller Believe it or not, a person apparently managed to extract some ``sensitive information'' from a senior military off...
by sumeet_s
28 Sep 2009 12:52
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch
Replies: 3944
Views: 981960

Re: China Military Watch

Nearly 48% of Pakistan's total land area is balochistan... and the gwadar port doesn't go well with the balochis as they think they are being kept out of the benefits and also that the money would be used for development of other regions than balochistan..... Pakistan even had to field frontier corp...
by sumeet_s
28 Sep 2009 03:45
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch
Replies: 3944
Views: 981960

Re: China Military Watch

China does not need a strategic reserve because they have enough oil fields on land that defense can commandeer. Not that china does not need a strategic reserve...its in their interest to stockpile the same... and by oil fields if you mean the production fields, then its not at all enough for them...
by sumeet_s
27 Sep 2009 12:33
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion
Replies: 4621
Views: 705729

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion

Bogey bogie


very interesting read...
by sumeet_s
26 Sep 2009 12:24
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 876116

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

According to Gaurav, major Suri was not given permission http://headlinestoday.intoday.in/index.php?option=com_myblog&show=Who-killed-Major-Suri-.html&Itemid=&main_category=Hawk+Eye&contentid=63655&contentid=63655 Extremely disheartening to read that Major Suri was not given per...
by sumeet_s
23 Sep 2009 19:06
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 876116

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/news/india/On-the-border-stray-dogs-are-Armys-new-best-friends/articleshow/5035717.cms Stray Dogs: Army's new best friends.... The Army is training stray dogs for help in detecting intruders and thus stop infiltration from across the border. The Line of Control (L...
by sumeet_s
23 Sep 2009 01:55
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 876116

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

The 39th has always been part of 16 Corps. It still continues post the 16 Corps split. :| meant to say the same...probably i didn't put it right..what i meant to say was that it was removed from CI Ops and put as reserves. Few lines from the book i read: Kargil: From surprise to victory. By Gen VP ...
by sumeet_s
22 Sep 2009 18:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 876116

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

The HQ, some troops and support elements were airlifted post haste from Bareilly. You see, dad was part of the formation in 1999 and 2002. :D oh..nothin to say then.. :) Another thing, why would 8th Mountain be called Northern Command Reserve? It is full time into CI Ops. ya...sorry for the wrong i...
by sumeet_s
21 Sep 2009 18:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Meet - Pune
Replies: 62
Views: 6331

Re: BR Meet - Pune

aree punekar log....suggest date and venue bhai....if its last weekend of this month then only 5 more days left....

Nikhil i think u only fix the place and date and mail it to all interested..
by sumeet_s
21 Sep 2009 18:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 876116

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

Interestingly, from what I hear it was 6th and not 8th that was rushed to handle Kargil ops. Yeah..Gen VP Malik was in favor of giving the task to GOC 6 M DIV - Maj Gen Ashok Hakku as he had earlier commanded 121 INF BRIG. HQ of 6 M DIV was moved from bareilly on 26th may, 1999 and placed under 15 ...
by sumeet_s
21 Sep 2009 18:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News & Discussion
Replies: 3966
Views: 876116

Re: Indian Army: News & Discussion

RayC Sir,

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