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by Karthik S
21 Jul 2018 08:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 2504
Views: 403380

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

how will the US univ system react to a steep cut in the vast number of full fee paying sinic students? they even have residential high schools where rich chinese send their kids as a feeder to UG in murica. and their numbers in MS and Phd are well known. I heard that atleast Indian students numbers...
by Karthik S
20 Jul 2018 18:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 123
Views: 18952

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

for showing flag and initimidation good old BB with 9 x 15" cannons is best, organize friendly passage exercises with navies in IOR rim and fire off these vast guns to impress and awe..... the power plant can be a modern diesel and no need for so many AA guns...a few boxes of SRSAM, a few mode...
by Karthik S
16 Jul 2018 18:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1521
Views: 183910

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

nvishal wrote:The S400 is a game changer for the future of Kashmir.


Could you shed some more light on this please.
by Karthik S
12 Jul 2018 22:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 1878
Views: 207212

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

the pakis are playing them, but also, the hans just cannot afford to let the paki house of cards collapse now. If pushed to the wall, the only thing that the pakis have to sell at this stage, apart from their sharia imprinted backsides, is their nukes. iran is ready and waiting but they are on the ...
by Karthik S
12 Jul 2018 21:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1521
Views: 183910

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Who is Bania in Indian Army? Or you are theorising Bania as Indians? If you are relating bd's to Bania's then common, Pukes lost because of two front war with India coupled with Bd support. It was not won by bd alone, they could not have. Indian army has disproportionate proportion from Indian mart...
by Karthik S
11 Jul 2018 19:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3833
Views: 272478

Re: Internal Security Watch

Why is he in US custody now?
by Karthik S
08 Jul 2018 21:20
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 1760
Views: 257113

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

This has always baffled me. Hoped with new govt. these idiotic rules would be relaxed. Also, so many buildings are stuck because of lack of approvals from civil aviation etc. Not only we have lowest FSI, but also such bureaucratic hurdles. As mentioned in the video, if FSI is raised, houses will bec...
by Karthik S
08 Jul 2018 10:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011
Replies: 4269
Views: 161700

Re: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011

arshyam wrote:An old article, but something I came across only today. Makes for grim reading.

List of Indian Nuclear Scientists who died mysterious deaths - IndiaFacts


Read it long time back in rediff. But has the new govt taken up the investigation ? Didn't see any followup on this.
by Karthik S
07 Jul 2018 23:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3833
Views: 272478

Re: Internal Security Watch

Is it any wonder that with such a deep reach, right into the very heart of the govt, PMO and BJP party, the opposition congi was easily able to win the next election and Modi's now understandable paranoia with all his party people of that era ?? and his dogged insistence on playing all his cards ve...
by Karthik S
04 Jul 2018 13:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2231
Views: 342272

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Oh yeah, everyone knows JN screwed up by going to UN right when we were on the verge of taking back the territory. Don't spread false info. Do you have any credible references for the highlighted part? Not claiming JLN did not screw up but you have to have the correct reasons thereof. Look up Maj G...
by Karthik S
04 Jul 2018 10:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2231
Views: 342272

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Oh yeah, everyone knows JN screwed up by going to UN right when we were on the verge of taking back the territory. Don't spread false info.
by Karthik S
04 Jul 2018 09:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2231
Views: 342272

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Selective reading of history. Patel was the main force behind J&K accession to India and sending the Indian army. Nehru was fumbling and bumbling and finally made the mistake of taking it to the UN. Now the C-system which The Print represents (Sekhar Gupta) is trying to pass the buck to Patel. ...
by Karthik S
02 Jul 2018 17:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Iran News and Discussions
Replies: 2961
Views: 191271

Re: Iran News and Discussions

Well in that case Iran has been backstabbing us with its stand on Kashmir. Let's wait till full picture comes out. We are going ahead with S400. If we are indeed bowing down too pressure, we wouldn't have gone ahead.
by Karthik S
30 Jun 2018 12:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1521
Views: 183910

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Rudradev wrote:
habal wrote: Modi is showing all signs of succumbing.



How about offering even one dram of evidence for this statement before making it, you DELETED?


:shock:
by Karthik S
30 Jun 2018 11:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2231
Views: 342272

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

70-80 pakis were killed in surgical strikes. https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/surgical-strikes-took-down-70-80-pakistanis-lt-gen-ds-hooda-retd/articleshow/64793589.cms When GoI announced surgical strikes in Sep. 2016, I expected approximately 35-40 paki pig tu*ds were halaled. So, ...
by Karthik S
28 Jun 2018 10:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2
Replies: 4137
Views: 603012

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

the sharks sensor grid and level of integrated combat system puts a virginia ssn to shame. coupled with its speed, strength and tactical acumen (attacks from below) it is a force of nature and apex predator. dolphin is equipped with good sonar but not near the sharks 360' spherical attack suite :D ...
by Karthik S
26 Jun 2018 09:11
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 2432
Views: 278118

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

nash wrote:Do anyone have any information on Train-18, it is supposed to be on track for testing.


Last saw that it may hit tracks in Sept.
by Karthik S
24 Jun 2018 19:52
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3696
Views: 177692

Re: Indian Education System

1 min with google chacha brings this : https://news.uchicago.edu/story/children-exposed-multiple-languages-may-be-better-natural-communicators Well 1 min read tells the article states exposure to other languages leads improvement in social skills such as communication, that too it states just expos...
by Karthik S
24 Jun 2018 18:36
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3696
Views: 177692

Re: Indian Education System

Gurus, just made an observation regarding kids learning math, science and others in English. Was watching neighbor's toddler, just 1.6 years old. She speaks just a word to convey her message. She understands almost what everything around her is and how it functions, blender, TV, AC etc. She'll lear...
by Karthik S
24 Jun 2018 17:57
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3696
Views: 177692

Re: Indian Education System

Gurus, just made an observation regarding kids learning math, science and others in English. Was watching neighbor's toddler, just 1.6 years old. She speaks just a word to convey her message. She understands almost what everything around her is and how it functions, blender, TV, AC etc. She'll learn...
by Karthik S
23 Jun 2018 18:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Naval News and Discussion
Replies: 3134
Views: 376502

Re: International Naval News and Discussion

watch with sound and HD. while toothless dogs yelp their show of defiance, the real tigers bring on the teeth and long sticks as needed FvPtstOCNqE now close your eyes and imagine such a lineup of heavies coming out of vizag, arakonnam, car nicobar and so on.... Do you see or hear any interest in I...
by Karthik S
23 Jun 2018 15:16
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 733343

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Can some guru shed light on why we are not going for Ka 28 and Ka 31 ?
by Karthik S
21 Jun 2018 18:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 2660
Views: 481418

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

Or charge tariffs on phone companies that don't use our NAVIC.
by Karthik S
21 Jun 2018 09:12
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 2432
Views: 278118

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

As far as infra projects go, this guy is very good.



Virgin Hyperloop One to invest Rs 3,000 crore in Pune-Mumbai Hyperloop track

https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/techn ... 11831.html
by Karthik S
20 Jun 2018 14:33
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 1760
Views: 257113

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Business Standard Verified account @bsindia Breaking: CEA @arvindsubraman relinquishes his post as Chief Economic Advisor to the Narendra Modi govt. FM @arunjaitley announces in a Facebook post If you go by SuSwamy, it should be a good news. Hopefully someone like D Subbarao (ex RBI Gov) can take u...
by Karthik S
20 Jun 2018 08:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2231
Views: 342272

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Zee News Verified account @ZeeNews
President #RamNathKovind approved the imposition of Governor's rule in Jammu and Kashmir with immediate effect.


Good, present governor's rule ends in about a week's time. It's really interesting to see who will be appointed as next governor.
by Karthik S
19 Jun 2018 21:52
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 1760
Views: 257113

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

IIRC, every $50B FDI adds 1% growth to GDP, with all other economic policies, we should soon touch double digit growth in coming years.
by Karthik S
19 Jun 2018 21:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2231
Views: 342272

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Someone in twitter suggested Maj Gen GD Bakshi be made Governor as he was posted there during early 2000s and knows how to handle terrorism there. IMO it's a fabulous idea.
by Karthik S
19 Jun 2018 16:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2231
Views: 342272

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Why can't all Kashmiri Parties come together and form the govt. It could be PDP+Congress+NC ? Do all the three have the sufficient numbers? My understanding is that there is a shortfall of around 45 seats now that the BJP has pulled the plug. And with Mehabooba herself resigning, I guess she also k...
by Karthik S
18 Jun 2018 21:51
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Roads Thread
Replies: 2880
Views: 229367

Re: Indian Roads Thread

Congrats to all! all is fine then. Typical. Well, just so you know, I live in the city in the fray. So I need not entirely depend on media reports to know where new investments are going to and what's going on with public in TN over all, and I really didn't want to engage more in your DDM vs my DDM...
by Karthik S
18 Jun 2018 18:26
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Roads Thread
Replies: 2880
Views: 229367

Re: Indian Roads Thread

Congrats to all! all is fine then.
by Karthik S
18 Jun 2018 09:12
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Roads Thread
Replies: 2880
Views: 229367

Re: Indian Roads Thread

Mumbai sea link cable suspension part is a small zone near the northern end So while the bridge is very long ( tell me about it, i have run it thrice :( ) the shakina part is small Wonder why we don't build huge arch and suspension bridges. Such landmarks improve the "image" of the city c...
by Karthik S
18 Jun 2018 08:27
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Roads Thread
Replies: 2880
Views: 229367

Re: Indian Roads Thread

That state is going down in 10 years as planned by all phoren players. Absolutely true, all the industrial groups make their investment decisions based on WhatsApp and Twitter forwards. Boss you and Shyam, no need to get emotional. I am also from TN, speak to any Senior Managers and VPs of companie...
by Karthik S
17 Jun 2018 18:08
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Roads Thread
Replies: 2880
Views: 229367

Re: Indian Roads Thread

^^ What you are going to disagree now? Seems you are active on SSC, you probably would know what's going on with naam tumbler simon, manush etc floating CTs and general public buying into it from my discussions with people around me.
by Karthik S
17 Jun 2018 08:15
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Roads Thread
Replies: 2880
Views: 229367

Re: Indian Roads Thread

TN must be the only state that comes up with conspiracy theories even for an expressway. The kind of CTs and discussions going on about Chennai Salem expressway is beyond ridiculous. That state is going down in 10 years as planned by all phoren players.
by Karthik S
16 Jun 2018 14:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 733343

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Any update on 3rd Vizag class ship? Keel was laid last May, should be ready for launch in next couple of months based on the construction rate of previous ships of the class.
by Karthik S
16 Jun 2018 10:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4062
Views: 733680

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

My next maya dreams are Big ogival nose for a5 Video of k4 with snub bose deploying aeroplate and aerospike Composite first stage for both Asktra mk1 fleetwide Astra mk2 Ad2 thaadski Uttam foc into tejas mk1a Tejas mk2 td Night video of mirv reentry and impact into southern ocean No diwali dream is...
by Karthik S
11 Jun 2018 07:11
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 733343

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

My main worry has been this: Sandeep @SandeepUnnithan Following Following @SandeepUnnithan More China is cranking out destroyers @ ‘19 DDGs in six years, or an average of just over three a year.’ we can barely produce 1 in 3 yrs. With lowered defense budget as a percentage of GDP and pathetic state ...
by Karthik S
11 Jun 2018 07:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1406
Views: 158091

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

I've got suspicion that either Ashish raval is staying in Buckingham palace or he's British incarnation of our own philip sir Or he looks like British and speaks like them It is really disgusting and stinks how certain people can have such slave minds. I always wondered how Indian sepoys and domest...

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