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by Kashi
15 Nov 2019 14:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3485
Views: 357086

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

abhijitm wrote:Last option is to get SC to make split of pre poll alliance illegal and order a fresh election.


I don't think that is legally tenable at all.
by Kashi
15 Nov 2019 13:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3485
Views: 357086

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

kittoo wrote:Maharashtra is incredibly divided over caste and what not and will keep supporting their parties.


You could say that about all of India.
by Kashi
15 Nov 2019 13:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 8307

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Some sources say Aatish Taseer has U.K. citizenship. If so how did he acquire that? Through his father’s side? (Born in London with a British-Pakistani father). It would be disingenuous to disown the father for OCI but claim him for U.K. citizenship. Does anyone know the reality? I believe that inf...
by Kashi
15 Nov 2019 13:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3485
Views: 357086

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Do these top-level Chanakyas of Shiv Sena realize the amount of disgust they have managed to generate among people of Maharashtra and Shiv Sainiks? It is the beginning of the end. Is there any evidence of that? The voters of Maharashtra gave ~100 seats to NCP + Cong and another 50+ to SS. Then why ...
by Kashi
15 Nov 2019 12:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2969
Views: 409214

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

The old consensus was that peace in the valley could only be brought about by healing touch i.e. bowing before the Islamist i.e. special status for Kashmir. Nope, the consensus was that Kashmir was a gravy train and the "chosen ones" could come along for the ride as long as they did not d...
by Kashi
15 Nov 2019 11:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 887
Views: 85014

Re: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread

The point is not what Jagan is doing, because even not-brightest-bulb could have predicted what was going to happen.

The question is what are AP folks doing or going to do about this? How are they going to respond.
by Kashi
15 Nov 2019 08:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 887
Views: 85014

Re: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread

Agasthi wrote:I understand why mono-faiths hate hindus, but why are commies selective in their ire?


Are they really that different?
by Kashi
13 Nov 2019 13:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2606
Views: 394304

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

^^ Land is for residence or with our ever growing population, we still want to treat it as a investment commodity? There's no law stopping the purchase of residential land anywhere in India by an Indian citizen (except where special statutory restrictions exist as such). So one cannot really deny N...
by Kashi
13 Nov 2019 12:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 8307

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Visit to Kartarpur Sahib: The arrangements looked good, but give it time to go bad under Pak management. Not too many pilgrims I am afraid. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WvnjZMXb5dE Gautam That's because there was some confusion about the documentation required to go through and as per the news r...
by Kashi
13 Nov 2019 12:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2606
Views: 394304

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Regarding NRI supporting labor, i think it is time to prevent them from buying land in india till they return and settle for more than a year. Such cut in high return investment may win back support to india. NRIs are Indian citizens. How and why you stop an Indian citizen from buying land in India?
by Kashi
13 Nov 2019 07:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 3748
Views: 407801

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Politico is making a story about nothing and trying to scare Indian origin people in the US. Now that sound eerily similar to waving away of the Congressional hearing and the voices emanating from Democratic camp against India and Hindus. India gets very little foreign aid from the US (mostly publi...
by Kashi
13 Nov 2019 07:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2606
Views: 394304

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

And right on cue British Indians warn Hindu nationalist party not to meddle in UK elections [T]he Guardian visited the north-west London suburb of Harrow on Monday, home to the highest density of Gujarati Hindus in the UK, people criticised the BJP’s involvement. “They don’t have to interfere in the...
by Kashi
13 Nov 2019 07:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2606
Views: 394304

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

That is the most vile equal-equal garbage I have read, and that is saying something because I read HiC's mouthings as well. :twisted: Desis should make 100% sure that the Labor Party is sent to the pakistan. That is called wishful thinking. Only the other day the same reports that spoke of some Ind...
by Kashi
13 Nov 2019 05:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2606
Views: 394304

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Dimwits be those who fall for this chicanery.
by Kashi
12 Nov 2019 20:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3485
Views: 357086

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

UlanBatori wrote:Is Greater Mumbai Great enough to become a UT I wonder.. just wondering of course.


No party will dare do that.
by Kashi
12 Nov 2019 19:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2969
Views: 409214

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

India isn’t Pak. There is freedom of expression and everyone including Nidhi Razdan is entitled to their view. Absolutely. Everyone is entitled to their views, not their facts. Also I find it amusing that you haven’t referred to her tweets explaining her viewpoint - she was super harsh on Pak and P...
by Kashi
12 Nov 2019 18:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 8307

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Basically Geelani is slyly asking for the abrogation of Indus Water Treaty.

True Cashmeri patriot and RAA agint only...
by Kashi
12 Nov 2019 14:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Ram Janmbhoomi Post-SCI Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 118
Views: 11014

Re: Ram Janmbhoomi Post-SCI Verdict: News and Discussion

https://twitter.com/ExSecular/status/1194038139557306369 (Video) Venkayya Naidu garu post-verdict explained beautifully why Babri Mosque had to go giving the example of Poland and Russia. He was speaking in Telugu for ETV Telugu show. Under Soviet occupation a huge church was built in Poland, when ...
by Kashi
12 Nov 2019 13:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3485
Views: 357086

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Not writing off SS chances of getting CMship. It is their complete moral fall and making mockery of itself. If NCP, Cong has to form some form of gov then they will prefer a scapegoat in SS whom they can pull down anytime they wish. So there is definitely a chance for SS. INC and NCP made a mockery...
by Kashi
12 Nov 2019 10:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3485
Views: 357086

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

I wonder why people are writing off SS. After all they are the ones forming the govt, their vote share seems to be largely intact. They'll install a Maratha CM on the gaddi , supported by the other Maratha party. So where's the downside to this? What makes members o optimistic/pessimistic about SS's...
by Kashi
11 Nov 2019 18:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2969
Views: 409214

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

UlanBatori wrote:NDTV appears to have finally crossed the line.


When were they ever on THIS side of the line?
by Kashi
11 Nov 2019 13:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 491578

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

APS: What is Sidhu playing for ? What brownie points is accumulating by acting like a serf of Bakis ? Is there something that we are missing ? Sidhu probably feels that by bigging up Dimmy, he can get under the skin of Modi and thus, "get back" at him for "past slights". I am su...
by Kashi
11 Nov 2019 13:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3485
Views: 357086

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

If what you said is true, there should be huge internal rebellion right now within SS. But its arent happening. What would SS MLAs gain by revolting. They want power and they'll get it either way. Going by what Maharashtra-based rakshaks here have pointed out, SS leaders may not actually be perturb...
by Kashi
11 Nov 2019 10:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3485
Views: 357086

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

I have been judging few generation loyal SS voters, they are not happy with whats going on, but they will never ditch SS and shift their vote to other party. I am guessing SS has done this homework knowing not many of their voters are fence sitters. So, whatever they do will be eventually forgiven....
by Kashi
10 Nov 2019 04:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 1043
Views: 83330

Re: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion

Rsatchi wrote:As someone once pointed out on this forum is he not a 'Shia'
If so Why would the Sunni's follow him? :wink:


Djinnah was also a Shia.
by Kashi
08 Nov 2019 16:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 1965 India Pakistan War: History
Replies: 649
Views: 66971

Re: 1965 India Pakistan War: History

nam wrote:Did we ever reverse engineer anything?


:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

Did you think for one moment that it is likely?
by Kashi
08 Nov 2019 06:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 3748
Views: 407801

Re: Understanding the US - Again

komal wrote:So I am a member of a party routinely described as being run by urban naxalites and who twice voted for a Kenyan Muslim Terrorist.


Thank you for clarifying that komalji. It helps me gain a better perspective of your position.
by Kashi
07 Nov 2019 10:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2606
Views: 394304

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Great question Kashi Ji. Let me reverse it and ask you what would YOU do in my situation? You were born in one country but have spent a longer time living in another, which has fed you, given you the clothes on your back and a roof over your head. Your children have grown up here and know no other ...
by Kashi
05 Nov 2019 17:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2606
Views: 394304

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Primus wrote:when our adopted land is attacked in any manner anywhere, we stand up in defense of it.


Admirable sentiments PrimusJi. But how about when your adopted land is doing the attacking? Especially against India?
by Kashi
04 Nov 2019 14:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 2761
Views: 454527

Re: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016

look a the fit and finish and compare with the work of our stodgy PSUs Indeed https://scontent.fmaa1-3.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/72733140_2553070624787370_2675790077384196096_n.jpg?_nc_cat=105&_nc_oc=AQl35S78lQP23xxxTJIaQThXr5YvSYmRyEzX_7YcdnbpaRHRM4B_yKvzWze5U-QCBZc&_nc_ht=scontent.fmaa1-3.fn...
by Kashi
02 Nov 2019 20:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 491578

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

^^ Photoshop surely......
by Kashi
02 Nov 2019 15:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 3748
Views: 407801

Re: Understanding the US - Again

komal wrote:Explain to this dumbo donkey urban naxalite who twice voted for a Kenyan Muslim Terorrist


Komalji, still awaiting your response to my query.. I eagerly look forward to your views.

Thanks in advance.
by Kashi
01 Nov 2019 11:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 936
Views: 157022

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

John wrote:Russia has no money to develop Kalina nor are they gonna find anyone dumb enough to fund it.


Philip sa'b would like that very much.
by Kashi
01 Nov 2019 11:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2969
Views: 409214

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

The sad joke is that the same logic did NOT apply when there were elected governments within J&K state (now not existing). It did. The only difference being that the elected governments were called "Indian puppets" that the "people of Kashmir" had "wholly rejected"...
by Kashi
31 Oct 2019 10:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 491578

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

la.khan wrote:So, what exactly is that structure? Some kind of an elevated corridor for mass transit (for ex. rail)?


It's for the Lahore Metro bus.
by Kashi
30 Oct 2019 19:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3485
Views: 357086

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Common man has given a clear verdict to both to run the government together. Not as emphatically as they did in GE2019. Albeit SS fared far worse than they anticipated. Common folks chose to vote for BJP rebels instead of SS in many places. I would say that the common folk are not to enamoured with...
by Kashi
30 Oct 2019 16:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3485
Views: 357086

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

abhijitm wrote:Entire good work of DF and Nitin Gadkari will be undone if NCP/Cong gets backdoor entry to power through SS. Doomsday scenario for common man.


Clearly the common man did not seem to be concerned when voting.
by Kashi
30 Oct 2019 07:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011
Replies: 4341
Views: 246398

Re: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011

Sonugn wrote:If its air gapped, then could be insider attack, using an infected usb drive,


You mean like how the Iranian facilities were crippled?
by Kashi
29 Oct 2019 07:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 2969
Views: 409214

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

A land without its people is a piece of geographical territory ... I guess this is where the heartburn lies![/b] Thank you for understanding the plight and pain of the Kashmiri Pandits. However, I would say that heartburn is a very mild term for the pain, anguish, fear and helplessness these poor f...
by Kashi
28 Oct 2019 13:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 3748
Views: 407801

Re: Understanding the US - Again

^^ My view only based on decades of dealing with Congress on various matters. Hearings like these are essentially done for money -- campaign coffers became full. I don't think anyone's heart is in it. And I doubt if any policy will come of it. Wrong and immoral to be sure. The Evangelical Christian...

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