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by VinodTK
17 Mar 2019 21:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Shri Manohar Parrikar condolence thread
Replies: 109
Views: 5045

Re: Shri Manohar parrikar condolence thread

Great soul, he put MOD on the right track and changed Goa poloticks
by VinodTK
17 Mar 2019 21:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 455
Views: 118086

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

First-ever missile system MRO facility to be set up in Hyderabad Hyderabad: Adding one more feather to the cap of Telangana , Kalyani Group, which has interests in defence and aerospace segments, will set up the first ever missile system MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul) facility in Hyderabad,...
by VinodTK
13 Mar 2019 23:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 535
Views: 132555

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

MyNation reports Pak army training video as soldiers punished for desertion Major Surendra Poonia, an Indian army veteran, tweeted a video of personnel in military uniform thrashing a group of blindfolded men, whose hands are tied behind their back, with a cane. Tweeting the video, he claimed that ...
by VinodTK
13 Mar 2019 23:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4183
Views: 381175

Re: Internal Security Watch

Inside story of India’s emergency plan to deal with Pakistan sponsored terrorism during elections | India TV Exclusive India is giving final touches to its plan to counter any misadventure originating from terrorist groups across the Line of Control during the Lok Sabha election 2019. Lok Sabha ele...
by VinodTK
13 Mar 2019 23:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Joint Military Exercises: News & Discussion
Replies: 219
Views: 34180

Re: Joint Military Exercises: News & Discussion

U.S. spl Ops Forces hold exercise with NSG in Hyderabad The United States Special Forces Group stationed in Japan is involved in a joint exercise with India's National Security Guard here, aimed at enhancing the capabilities of the armed forces of the two countries. The US forces are from the 1st B...
by VinodTK
12 Mar 2019 21:24
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2876
Views: 481763

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

India rupee hits two-and-a-half months high as inflows surge; RBI not spotted : : : Foreign inflows into Indian stock markets have surged after the odds of Prime Minister Narendra Modi coming back to power for a second term increased on the back of a wave of patriotism following India's military st...
by VinodTK
12 Mar 2019 20:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019
Replies: 130
Views: 29401

Re: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019

SaiK wrote:First time somebody talks about Tejas RCS.

Why Tejas Mk2 (MWF) Will Be Important
https://defenceforumindia.com/forum/thr ... ant.81477/


Very good artical with lots of details; provides a detailed description of MK2.
by VinodTK
08 Mar 2019 22:05
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2876
Views: 481763

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

MSMEs created 14% more jobs in last four years, claims CII s .. MUMBAI: Job creation by the micro, small and medium enterprise (MSMEs) sector saw a growth of 13.9 per cent in the past four years claims an industry survey. The findings are contrary to the official and other industry data which show ...
by VinodTK
28 Feb 2019 05:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech
Replies: 2225
Views: 396933

Re: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech

Hyderabad firm seals deal with US co to train Predator Drone HYDERABAD: Amid a deepening diplomatic crisis between India and Pakistan, Hyderabad-based Sankhya Infotech on Wednesday announced its collaboration with US defence major, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc (GA-ASI) to train pilots i...
by VinodTK
23 Feb 2019 20:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 96
Views: 20378

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

Artillery gun Dhanush to be made in Telangana’s Medak
HYDERABAD: It’s going to be a boom time for the Ordnance Factory in Telangana’s Yeddumailaram in Medak district. Inwhat could be giving thrust to the Make in India initiative, ..
by VinodTK
21 Feb 2019 07:05
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 1066
Views: 125262

Re: Indian IT Industry

Google’s search ends in Hyderabad Hyderabad: Hyderabad is all set to get a landmark tower that will rise 22 floors and provide employment to about 13,000 persons in the heart of the city’s IT hub, if all goes well with the plans of Google. Occupying a vantage point in the prime Financial District, ...
by VinodTK
18 Feb 2019 04:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest
Replies: 225
Views: 41721

Re: Terrorist State of Pakistan : Media Digest

Saudi crown prince begins Asia tour with $20 billion Pakistan investment pledge ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday said Saudi Arabia has signed investment agreements worth $20 billion during his high-profile visit to Pakistan, where tensions were flaring up with nuclea...
by VinodTK
17 Feb 2019 00:13
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 155256

Re: Pulwama Attack

India's retaliation should come from Western border of Pakistan If India takes time to respond to the terror strike, little bit of out of the box thinking might work. Most probably it would be a one-way mission staffed by volunteers. Send the hammer that will deliver the blows from the Western borde...
by VinodTK
16 Feb 2019 09:37
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 155256

Re: Pulwama Attack

Live brodcast of the funerals being shown on Republic TV. Very sad and touching, huge crowds at the final rites

https://www.republicworld.com/livetv
by VinodTK
16 Feb 2019 08:35
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3910
Views: 831750

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

35 years after inception, Tejas Mark I design frozen Thirty-five years after the inception of India’s light combat aircraft programme, the Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) has finally frozen the design of the Tejas Mark I defence fighter with aircraft drawings submitted on December 31 and the ...
by VinodTK
15 Feb 2019 05:25
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 155256

Re: Pulwama Attack

The following piece of news is mind bogeling As news of the suicide attack spread, people gathered in Gundibagh ( village of the terrorist) and organised a funeral for Dar. They prevented government officials from reaching the spot. Who are these officals and how can they be prevented form going to ...
by VinodTK
03 Feb 2019 01:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 3929
Views: 568001

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

^^^ Boost for armed forces as 1st Chinook helicopter handed over to India New ELHI: India has officially been handed over first of the Chinook helicopters at Boeing's facility in the presence of Indian ambassador to US Harsh Shringla. The ‘India-Chinook Transfer Ceremony’ took place at Boeing's faci...
by VinodTK
02 Feb 2019 04:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Military Discussion
Replies: 2945
Views: 312323

Re: International Military Discussion

Boeing Tops Lockheed In Race For This Massive Fighter-Jet Contract Germany decided against buying Lockheed Martin's (LMT) F-35 stealth fighter to replace is fleet of aging Tornadoes and will instead look at older fourth-generation jets. The Ministry of Defense is now looking at the nonstealthy Euro...
by VinodTK
31 Jan 2019 08:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 2258
Views: 260239

Re: Army strikes terror camps in PoK

'Uri: The Surgical Strike' box office collection Day 19: The Vicky Kaushal and Yami Gautam starrer is rock steady even in its third week : : According to the latest report by BoxofficeIndia.com, on its third Tuesday, the film has raked in a total of Rs 3.25 crore on its nineteenth day at the box of...
by VinodTK
27 Jan 2019 05:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 1193
Views: 229824

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

Eye on China, government finalises Rs 5,000-crore defence plan for Andamans NEW DELHI: India has virtually finalised an exclusive Rs 5,650-crore military infrastructure development plan spread over 10 years for the strategically located Andaman and Nicobar archipelago — which will allow stationing ...
by VinodTK
25 Jan 2019 01:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MoD:Defence Procurement Policies Issues and Discussions
Replies: 178
Views: 24629

Re: MoD:Defence Procurement Policies Issues and Discussions

ramana wrote:Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman approves compulsory retirement for five Defence Ministry civilian officers over poor performance in their jobs.

:D hats off to the lady
by VinodTK
22 Jan 2019 15:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 2258
Views: 260239

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

Uri box office: Here are 6 records Vicky Kaushal’s film breaks as it earns Rs 115.87 cr : : Uri breaks Baahubali, Dangal record Uri - The Surgical Strike has created history as its second weekend box office collection was higher than the first weekend. The film had collected Rs 35.92 crore in its f...
by VinodTK
20 Jan 2019 23:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Army strikes terror camps in PoK
Replies: 2258
Views: 260239

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

Singha wrote:100cr in 10 days and going strong.

++100 :)
by VinodTK
16 Jan 2019 18:53
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3910
Views: 831750

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

^^have patience, IMO these are all unnecessary noises before the election. These things will come in due time, Dilip & Indranil were not that pessimistic. I would trust them more than the DDM After the elections if there is a change in Govt., priorities will shift focus might not be on defense ...
by VinodTK
08 Jan 2019 19:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3734
Views: 491528

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

Indian Army’s bulletproof jackets set to be delivered : : The Indian vendor is reported to be specialist bulletproof solutions company SMPP. The jackets are designed ergonomically and will be capable of providing 360° protection to soldiers from latest hard steel core bullets in combat scenarios. T...
by VinodTK
08 Jan 2019 01:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4017
Views: 655252

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Dr Rao: India’s First And Only Commando Trainer : : This stereotype prevails heavily in the Indian forces, where women are found to be in alarmingly low numbers, as opposed to men. Dr. Seema Rao is one such person to have broken these stereotypes by being India’s first and only woman commando train...
by VinodTK
08 Jan 2019 01:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3734
Views: 491528

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

Indian Army Dilemma: ‘Cold Start’ or No Start? Persistent rumors the Pakistan Army is about to launch a cross-border "surgical strike" across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) to maul the Indian Army is again raising the question as to how the Indian Army will respo...
by VinodTK
01 Jan 2019 10:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Aviation
Replies: 618
Views: 94607

Re: Indian Naval Aviation

Rakesh wrote:Can someone please advise the reason for these suits? NBC? They are embarking a Ka-31 AEW helicopter of the Indian Naval Air Arm.

:D :D Headed to Pindi to decontaminate the HQ for the new occupants :D
by VinodTK
17 Dec 2018 19:54
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3910
Views: 831750

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

“SHOOK-LAW”

Please use his real name (Ajai Shukla); because if people google his name or search for his posts the flaws in his posts being pointed out by most of you will be available to the world.
by VinodTK
30 Nov 2018 19:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4676
Views: 306068

Re: Deterrence

India under pressure to upgrade nuclear arsenal as major powers expedite modernisation plans in edgy world order : : Contemporary political developments and advances in technology are challenging the uncomfortable but useful notion of Mutually Assured Destruction (MAD) that has ensured nuclear peac...
by VinodTK
17 Nov 2018 00:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3480
Views: 387107

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

India developing systems against ballistic missiles of more capability: Nambiar : : "Our nation is developing systems to defend ourselves from ballistic missiles of more capability," he said at the North Eastern Council headquarters in Meghalaya. He said the state-owned Defence Research a...
by VinodTK
16 Nov 2018 06:08
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 3929
Views: 568001

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

India seeks to buy US helicopters worth Rs 13,500 crore NEW DELHI: With the US waiver for India’s acquisition of the Russian S-400 Triumf missile systems hanging in the balance, New Delhi has kicked off the formal process for yet another mega defence deal with Washington as a sweetener for the Trum...
by VinodTK
13 Nov 2018 20:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Achievement tracking - Modi Govt. No discussions
Replies: 1155
Views: 197968

Re: Achievement tracking - Modi Govt. No discussions

Steady military modernisation What Modi inherited: Lack of modernisation of the armed forces for nearly a decade and challenges of grappling with obsolescence of existing equipment in the rapidly changing geopolitical landscape, were two major predicaments that the Narendra Modi Government had to c...
by VinodTK
09 Nov 2018 19:20
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 1066
Views: 125262

Re: Indian IT Industry

Intel to open technology centre in Hyderabad Hyderabad: Telangana continues to attract investments into the State. The latest to add to the list is the marquee technology giant Intel which will soon set up its technology development centre in Hyderabad. A top delegation headed by Nivruti Rai, count...
by VinodTK
24 Oct 2018 21:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 1193
Views: 229824

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

India signs $777 million deal for Israeli missile defence systems TEL AVIV: State-owned Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has won an additional, $777 million contract to supply LRSAM air and missile defence systems to seven ships in the Indian navy, the company said on Wednesday. The contract is wi...
by VinodTK
21 Sep 2018 19:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: VayuSena Rafale: News and Discussions - 17 Oct 2016
Replies: 2077
Views: 305648

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

Rakesh wrote:IAF Defends Rafale Deal - Air Marshal SBP Sinha terms Rafale a Potent Air Asset



^^^ +++100
by VinodTK
20 Sep 2018 18:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3623
Views: 617970

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Source: Popular Mechanics Counterfeit Air Power: Meet China's Copycat Air Force As China’s world influence expands, so is its military. An increasingly capable Navy, large investments in weapons tech, and its first overseas military base speak to President Xi Jinping’s goal to make China a global su...
by VinodTK
19 Sep 2018 18:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3108
Views: 421783

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

Pak troops slit BSF jawan's throat; high alert sounded along border Jammu/New Delhi: Pakistani troops have slit the throat of a BSF jawan along the international border (IB) near Jammu, an incident that may further escalate the tension between the two countries. The brutal and "unprecedented&q...

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