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by KJo
23 Jun 2018 02:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 812
Views: 75146

Re: Understanding the US- Again

h1bs who stayed here for close to two decades, but not having GC done, and possibly being forced to leave, and so what to do about US born citizen kid is the same as asylum seekers being separated from smaller kid (toddlers and infants included) and being detained and no certainty of what happens. ...
by KJo
05 Dec 2017 19:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Islamism & Islamophobia Abroad - News & Analysis (9-8-2014)
Replies: 3443
Views: 221596

Re: Islamism & Islamophobia Abroad - News & Analysis (9-8-2014)

sanjaykumar wrote:Ghar wapsi fellows should keep the rate the same.


Where are things with Ghar Wapsi? No news now. I hope they realized that publicity should be avoided and gone under cover.
by KJo
30 Oct 2017 23:54
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4320
Views: 299298

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

It seems like India is currently at the peak of its sporting power in recent times. Doing well in almost everything.
by KJo
25 Oct 2017 18:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: BR Forum Feedback
Replies: 882
Views: 29535

Re: BR Forum Feedback

Dear moderators, I've repeatedly communicated to you my request for getting a Perma ban. 3 months back,I'd made a similar request. You banned me only after I abused a mod.I had no choice but to abuse a mod rather than you guys giving me a dignified exit. I'm at the same point again, wherein I'm *re...
by KJo
29 Sep 2017 22:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 474727

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

hanumadu wrote:They have been trying to sell Air India, but no buyer.


They can reduce the asking price. Maybe merge with another airline.
Or maybe this "trying" is an eyewash.
by KJo
24 Sep 2017 18:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - June 20, 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 278006

Re: Terroristan - June 20, 2017

I love it that our leaders speak in international conferences in Hindi. Yes, I don't mind English like when Rajiv Gandhi used to speak, but Hindi makes it a matter of pride for me. :)
by KJo
20 Sep 2017 20:26
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4320
Views: 299298

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Japan Open Badminton Started.
All the Indian top guns are playing.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2017_Japan_Super_Series
by KJo
08 Sep 2017 22:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Rohingya Menace
Replies: 560
Views: 52395

Re: The Rohingya Menace

Where was Tutu on the Hindus (and Buddhists and Christians) being murdered left and right in Pakistan and Bangladesh? The Burmese lady should tell him to go fvck himself. I remember during the Mandal Comm era, Nelson Mandela came to India to endorse this and said on TV how the "lower classes&q...
by KJo
05 Sep 2017 04:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: BR Forum Feedback
Replies: 882
Views: 29535

Re: BR Forum Feedback

I think the board format has become stale. This has been how it is for ages. It will be good to have a refresh.
Maybe have sections for International, one for National, another for nukkad type threads.
by KJo
27 Aug 2017 20:56
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4320
Views: 299298

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

I can hear her coach Gopi talking to her in Telugu :)
by KJo
27 Aug 2017 20:54
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4320
Views: 299298

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

9-9


Watch PVS live here!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jeoihusd1ZA

That @#%@#@# umpire seems to be hassling her.
by KJo
27 Aug 2017 20:37
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4320
Views: 299298

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Badminton Final. 1 game each

19-21, 22-20
3rd game beginning now.
by KJo
17 Aug 2017 05:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Islamism & Islamophobia Abroad - News & Analysis (9-8-2014)
Replies: 3443
Views: 221596

Re: Islamism & Islamophobia Abroad - News & Analysis (9-8-2014)

Skanda wrote:
Enraged Imran called in his brother Saleem.


Interesting how they almost never attack by themselves. They always call for backup, wait till backup arrives and then act. Attacking like a pack.


I wouldn't be surprised if they are taking a leaf out of the life of the PBUH
by KJo
02 Aug 2017 20:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - June 20, 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 278006

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - June 20, 2017

How dare a motorma say such things on a brave Pashtun momeen?
Islam has provisions to deal with such jurrat (heh heh)
by KJo
02 Aug 2017 03:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - June 20, 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 278006

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - June 20, 2017

Female PTI MNA Attacks Pseudo Pashtun Imran Khan . Ayesha Gulalai quits PTI, says honour of women not safe because of Imran Khan :eek: :eek: :eek: "I was shocked," she continued. "I saw many of their [PTI members'] misdeeds. One of them is that they send inappropriate text messages. ...
by KJo
22 Jul 2017 03:31
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: BR Maths Corner-1
Replies: 1726
Views: 75109

Re: BR Maths Corner-1

Have any of you guys looked into Srinivasa Ramanujan's work? I would like to read a technical book on his discoveries some day. There is lot of discussion about Ramanujan's work (and life) in this thread.. I have given some links for his notebooks and other works. In fact there are many problems fr...
by KJo
21 Jul 2017 19:45
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 96354

Re: Indian IT Industry

What is happening in India is very normal and has happened in the US also. Back in the dotcom era, everyone and his mom was in IT. They needed people so badly, and there was a deluge of funds. RB was still a munna not yet in SillyValley. Then came the bust and it was a disaster. All the pretenders l...
by KJo
20 Jul 2017 22:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Positive News from the USA
Replies: 3007
Views: 106597

Re: Positive News from the USA

Chicago earned its reputation the hard way: machine gun shootings in the (white) nbds. Gangs vs. Polis, gangs vs. gangs, polis vs. unarmed motorists, polis vs. polis... Yes, but that is more like 1920s stuff. Until 1940s. It's been different since then though the ghost of Al Capone and Bugs Moran s...
by KJo
20 Jul 2017 22:05
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: BR Maths Corner-1
Replies: 1726
Views: 75109

Re: BR Maths Corner-1

Have any of you guys looked into Srinivasa Ramanujan's work? I would like to read a technical book on his discoveries some day.
by KJo
20 Jul 2017 21:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Positive News from the USA
Replies: 3007
Views: 106597

Re: Positive News from the USA

Looks like war zone in Chicago. And this is just one city in the country. More than 100 shot in Chicago over holiday weekend I thought Chicago has very strict gun control laws. Am I wrong? Guys guys. It's not as bad as it sounds. Chicago is divided into many regions. Almost ALL the shootings and ki...
by KJo
20 Jul 2017 20:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 908335

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

ha ha the Chinese look so comical with their threats. Modi isn't even bothering, he is probably yawning loudly and going back to sleep. :rotfl:
by KJo
19 Jul 2017 02:43
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - June 20, 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 278006

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - June 20, 2017

I never understood why Pakis used kafir currency like Rupees. Why not islamic currency - Dirhams? That adds to H&D just like calling oneself a Syed does that.
by KJo
09 Jul 2017 21:06
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 96354

Re: Indian IT Industry

https://soundcloud.com/user-675510322/layoffs-conversations-of-an-indian-it-employee-with-hr-manager http://gadgets.ndtv.com/others/news/tech-mahindra-soundcloud-employee-fired-hr-manager-anand-mahindra-apology-1722269?pfrom=home-tech if you let go a employee atleast give some notice period and a p...
by KJo
09 Jul 2017 20:59
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 96354

Re: Indian IT Industry

Nope. In Massa, there is a notice period as well. Not as long as here in desh perhaps but the usual 2 weeks and most of the people I knew who quit served the notice period. Well to be fair, the notice period in the US is "optional"? Legally they can fire you any moment and you can quit an...
by KJo
02 Jul 2017 19:17
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 96354

Re: Indian IT Industry

I would solicit your comments on the harassment of women in SV about which I have made a few posts in the phone n gizmo thread instead. you may say you are not involved and didnt do anything....and you would be right. so then why are you asking for our comments on the piece you posted ? just becaus...
by KJo
02 Jul 2017 00:44
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 96354

Re: Indian IT Industry

Comments? Bengaluru tech firm to female employee: Not responsible for your safety after you log out The murder of Prathibha, a BPO employee way back on December 13, 2005 shocked the entire industry. This tragic incident led to many changes especially with better safety measures being implemented by ...
by KJo
01 Jul 2017 23:41
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Bharat Rakshak - 20th Anniversary
Replies: 92
Views: 20123

Re: Bharat Rakshak - 20th Anniversary

Happy Birthday. I believe I have been part of the sideline viewer community for most of the 20 year. Not a day go by when I check few times a day. Also attended two meets and remember meeting Anurag, Rahul and N Rao I think. To all the Admins and Mods, Thanks for helping this child grow to an adult...
by KJo
01 Jul 2017 00:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Bharat Rakshak - 20th Anniversary
Replies: 92
Views: 20123

Re: Bharat Rakshak - 20th Anniversary

20 years - Fantastic!
I've been part of this for 18 years!
by KJo
29 Jun 2017 17:33
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 96354

Re: Indian IT Industry

arshyam wrote:
KJo wrote:Google breaks the law and pays a hefty fine. Well deserved.

High time countries crack down on crooked companies screwing around with laws to get unfair advantage. :evil:

It's okay saar, we believe you're neutral onlee :rotfl:


Thank God, I can now sleep in peace. :P :twisted:
by KJo
28 Jun 2017 17:11
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - June 20, 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 278006

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - June 20, 2017

Gagan wrote:Poor girl
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Ironic thing is subjugated women are among the first ones to defend Islam. Among my WA High school group, the hijabi types living in ME are the most jihadi.
by KJo
27 Jun 2017 21:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1521
Views: 183943

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Who cares about heartburn? I want their country to burn. :evil: You think the US, or anyone else, is going to achieve that for us? No. Which is why I asked my earlier question. What are the tangible benefits of getting that fellow called a terrorist? Is the US going to make Pakistan cough him up? M...
by KJo
27 Jun 2017 21:09
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 96354

Re: Indian IT Industry

Standard java, C programming. Nothing out of the ordinary. Companies that you despise will be included in the list. I despise only crooks and thieves. If these companies stop doing that as their business model then no one will despise them. I find your numbers hard to believe. Why would anyone pay ...
by KJo
27 Jun 2017 20:52
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 96354

Re: Indian IT Industry

Hmmm, possible that they are fake. I couldn't tell. The foreign national won't get $150. His/her company would. General rule is 50% margin for companies based in India. Rest 50% for the employee. Also $150 per hour billing rate would be a niche skill like full stack architect etc. Most common progr...
by KJo
27 Jun 2017 20:35
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 96354

Re: Indian IT Industry

Open glassdoor.com. Type analytics. Choose country as United States. Choose the category as jobs( instead of company, interviews option). Click search. Do let us know the number of vacancies you see. You may do the same for other kinds of jobs. I can say that there are enough vacancies to justify o...
by KJo
27 Jun 2017 20:06
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 96354

Re: Indian IT Industry

^^^ I disagree ( we can disagree, I hope ). I believe Java would have been just beginning to get popular in the year 2000. So what were the Indian and american CEO's supposed to do. What would be the source of Java experts, if you may wish to answer? Sometimes it is convenient to turn a blind eye j...
by KJo
27 Jun 2017 20:02
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 968
Views: 96354

Re: Indian IT Industry

Google breaks the law and pays a hefty fine. Well deserved. High time countries crack down on crooked companies screwing around with laws to get unfair advantage. :evil: EU slaps Google with record $2.7 billion fine European Union regulators slapped Google with a record €2.4 billion ($2.7 billion) a...
by KJo
27 Jun 2017 19:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1521
Views: 183943

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

saip wrote:
KJo wrote:
Why is it a big win for us? What happens now just because US has woken up? Will they force Pak to do something?


Because it causes serious heartburn to Pakis.


Who cares about heartburn?
I want their country to burn. :evil:

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