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by member_25399
06 May 2016 11:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4400
Views: 472094

Re: Internal Security Watch

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Dawood-Ibrahim-plotted-social-unrest-to-maim-Modi-government-claims-NIA/articleshow/52137690.cms NEW DELHI: D-Company, led by underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, "wanted to spread communal tension in the country by attacking religious leaders, R ashtriya Swa...
by member_25399
03 Jun 2015 09:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 322117

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

X Posted from the “Indo-UK News and Discussion - April 2013” thread. Indrani Bagchi reports that the UK is actively involved in fostering intelligence sharing arrangement between Afghanistan and Pakistan which is not in keeping India’s interest. India must bluntly inform the UK that playing the “Gr...
by member_25399
10 Mar 2015 11:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion
Replies: 1080
Views: 127006

Re: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion

^^^^
This has been a trend all over. The girl reports a rape by peace loving man. After due progression, the blame always shifts on the women.
Me thinks, the govt chickened out sensing, the controversy could engulf whole NE.
by member_25399
27 Feb 2015 11:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 1 Feb 2015
Replies: 2852
Views: 102960

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 1 Feb 2

From the link above : On BBC HARDtalk, when asked about Pakistan’s continued support for the Afghan Taliban, he expounded that statecraft is based on realism, and not on abstract emotions of permanent friendship and trust . Someone should show this to the likes of aiyar's and other peaceniks, though...
by member_25399
26 Feb 2015 13:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Foreign Policy
Replies: 2218
Views: 252591

Re: Indian Foreign Policy

^^^^ +1
Nobody would have know about India's hand in dismantling Rajapaksa, if not for that news report in TOI.
Seems, Yameen was concerned that same fate awaits him.
by member_25399
29 Jan 2015 11:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Foreign Policy
Replies: 2218
Views: 252591

Re: Indian Foreign Policy

It always baffle's me why so much of importance paid to the manner in which appointment/retirements are made. As ramana saar pointed out "People don't understand. In India all babus serve at the pleasure of the President." Whether for a out-going person a red-carpet is rolled out or not is...
by member_25399
29 Jan 2015 11:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Foreign Policy
Replies: 2218
Views: 252591

Re: Indian Foreign Policy

May be OT here, but it high time that the GOI revisits the procedure for critical appointments. At such levels, seniority should never take preference above ability/work exp. Jaishanker should have been appointed year back instead of SS. And if I remember correctly, he was also critical in saving GO...
by member_25399
27 Nov 2014 13:09
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion
Replies: 1500
Views: 220540

Re: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion

Question for the gurus here :
What is the reserve capacity of India ? Given the nosediving prices and it seems it will continue for a while, isn't it a good idea to increase our stock reserves ?
by member_25399
17 Nov 2014 09:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 322117

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

Given the pre-election build up, it was sure that Ghani will tilt up towards TSP, Khan etc .
I would like to see how Abdullah reacts to this. Anyone has any news on that ?
by member_25399
22 Oct 2014 23:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Intelligence and National Security Discussion
Replies: 979
Views: 103402

Re: Intelligence and National Security Discussion

^^^^^ This is not representation, its called penetration. :lol: Even Ajit Doval said that we need the support of the Indian Muslim community for effective intelligence gathering. We need those who want to work for a cause to work for the Indian cause, not the Talibani one. You are missing the key p...
by member_25399
22 Oct 2014 22:23
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Intelligence and National Security Discussion
Replies: 979
Views: 103402

Re: Intelligence and National Security Discussion

^^^^^
This is not representation, its called penetration. :lol:
by member_25399
20 Oct 2014 19:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Intelligence and National Security Discussion
Replies: 979
Views: 103402

Re: Intelligence and National Security Discussion

Sumair,
Being a public forum, cannot ask for everything, but small details would be interesting.
by member_25399
21 Sep 2014 22:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 322117

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

Gurus, who will be appointed as CEO i.e. afghan PM?? Can it be saleh?? Not an expert, but i really doubt that Saleh will make it there. His stand on Taliban and ISI [TSP as whole] make shim doubtful for the job. Khan, especially will not like him in the cabinet, given that they want to move out and...
by member_25399
11 Sep 2014 10:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Intelligence and National Security Discussion
Replies: 979
Views: 103402

Re: Intelligence and National Security Discussion

http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/sri-lankan-arrested-on-charge-of-spying-for-pakistan-589830?utm_source=ndtv&utm_medium=top-stories-widget&utm_campaign=story-5 A Sri Lankan national was on Wednesday arrested by National Investigation Agency (NIA) on the charge of spying on behalf of Pakist...
by member_25399
08 Sep 2014 22:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3943
Views: 595621

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 11 June 2014

http://m.ibnlive.com/news/armed-forces-tribunal-playing-with-fire/497290-3.html In an extraordinary order, the Armed Forces Tribunal has exonerated Lieutenant General PK Rath, the former General Officer Commanding the Siliguri based 33 Corps, of any wrong doing in what has been labeled by the media...
by member_25399
01 Sep 2014 09:18
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Intelligence and National Security Discussion
Replies: 979
Views: 103402

Re: Intelligence and National Security Discussion

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Indian-Mujahideen-defanged-a-year-after-Yasin-Bhatkals-arrest/articleshow/41392501.cms NEW DELHI: A year ago, India's most wanted terrorist Yasin Bhatkal alias Ahmad Zarar Siddibappa was arrested by the intelligence agencies for carrying out a series of blas...
by member_25399
27 Aug 2014 13:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 322117

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

http://2014.afghanistanelectiondata.org ... turnoutpop Turnout in the 2 provinces are a whopping 400-600% of registered pop there. How? Is it a coincidence that Ashraf Ghani has gained mostly in the areas bordering Pak :lol: Pakis must be rejoicing at their act :x Compared to the first round his sh...
by member_25399
04 Aug 2014 16:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 9599
Views: 495380

Re: Internal Security Watch

^^^^
That is where POTA becomes relevant.
We need some tough laws which make these mullahs realize that having sympathy for terrorists is also a crime.
by member_25399
04 Aug 2014 12:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 9599
Views: 495380

Re: Internal Security Watch

You have to see it to believe it. Roy saar , I can vouch for that. Officially there are about 42-45 % minority [so called] in the Meerut city. Unofficially, the number is obviously huge. There are areas in the city where the police dare not go. There have been instances when the police forces or th...
by member_25399
14 Jul 2014 10:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4039
Views: 697050

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

question for the gurus here ...
1. How will the SG which is currently under RAW will fit in ?
2. Does this leave any room for TSD type units in the future ?
by member_25399
07 Jul 2014 10:34
Forum: Military Scenarios Archive
Topic: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XIII
Replies: 856
Views: 54318

Re: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XIII

Vivek saar,
It feels as if I am riding one of those beauties !! bless your keyboard :D
by member_25399
05 Jul 2014 15:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 322117

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

^^^^
The whole region has history of very high crime rate, it has nothing to do Afghans studying over there.
However, i do agree that having good relations does not mean that we open our houses to let them stay in.
Maybe some babu's are over over enthusiastic in MoE.
by member_25399
05 Jul 2014 01:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 322117

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

Meerut has seen a big rise in crime because of these Afghans. They are everywhere now. They are also very active in the growing heroin trade and prostitution in the town. They are just like Pakis when they settle in Kufr lands.

source ?
by member_25399
02 Jul 2014 17:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Intelligence and National Security Discussion
Replies: 979
Views: 103402

Re: Intelligence and National Security Discussion

and are they going to take over CBI responsibilities as well..? who can see a clusterf**k waiting to happen?

And i always thought there is huge difference between maintaining law and order and intelligence gathering :shock:
by member_25399
20 Jun 2014 17:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 322117

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

Any doubts regarding intentions of Abdullah are childish.
I wished we could also see more of Amrullah Saleh. He is another hard hitting politician, specializing in pissing of the pakis 8)
by member_25399
20 Jun 2014 11:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 322117

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

^^^^
And this is what we get by remaining politically neutral. If we need to protect out interests, than start taking sides, or get run over.
Babus in MoE neither have the will nor the guts for that.
by member_25399
11 Jun 2014 12:30
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012
Replies: 3969
Views: 152657

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012

^^^^^
The affidavit was by this government only. Here a twitter handle regarding this :
https://twitter.com/saikatd/status/476311696198213632
Every thing is in social media only .. so nobody can confirm the validity ...
by member_25399
11 Jun 2014 10:11
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012
Replies: 3969
Views: 152657

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012

^^^
As AJ is indeed very tight with modi, and I doubt AJ was in dark about this, In what situation does this places Modi. was he too in the know ?
by member_25399
11 Jun 2014 09:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012
Replies: 3969
Views: 152657

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012

^^^^ AJ is a very clever and smart politician. I doubt the fact that he was in the dark about the content of the affidavit. What remains to be seen is what is the govt try to achieve by this ? On a another note, the kind of centralized govt. machinery that NaMo is trying to create, was he aware that...
by member_25399
27 May 2014 14:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Priority Defence decisions for the new govt.
Replies: 183
Views: 7617

Re: Priority Defence decisions for the new govt.

^^^
One side effect of the having RS as Home Minister, is that they cannot take out the Internal security from Home ministry. Probably would have made Rajnath felt low :-o
Me thinks that was particularly a good move if it could be made possible.
by member_25399
27 May 2014 14:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Priority Defence decisions for the new govt.
Replies: 183
Views: 7617

Re: Priority Defence decisions for the new govt.

http://www.ndtv.com/elections/article/election-2014/full-time-defence-minister-to-be-named-in-a-couple-of-weeks-arun-jaitley-531441?pfrom=home-topstories Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who has been handed additional charge of the important Defence portfolio in the Narendra Modi government, said on T...
by member_25399
26 May 2014 12:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012
Replies: 3969
Views: 152657

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012

News coming in that Modi will probably keep defence with himself !!
by member_25399
19 May 2014 22:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4039
Views: 697050

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

^^^
He is still a PM designate not a PM yet. I think, SPG kicks in when he has taken over as PM [officially].
by member_25399
16 Apr 2014 19:38
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012
Replies: 3969
Views: 152657

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012

^^^^^
Somebody needs to remove FLT. LT. NACHIKETA RAO name from the above list.
by member_25399
12 Apr 2014 09:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 322117

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

^^^ Well ramana saar, not too sure about what all GOI can do and also if they have the stomach for it. I i remember correctly, it was GOI who left Abdullah mid way last time. This is the kind of approach that cost us Maldives where we believe that we can deal with anyone who is in power. In AF parti...
by member_25399
12 Apr 2014 08:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 322117

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

Abdullah - 2 at the helm seems to be the best option for India. Alongside, it would be great if could bring back Amrullah Saleh in his cabinet. He will at least piss the pakis 8)
I wonder, if our incompetent GOI is doing anything about it :-?
by member_25399
12 Apr 2014 01:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 322117

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

No post on the afghan presidential elections here .... strange :shock:
by member_25399
09 Apr 2014 23:12
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Intelligence and National Security Discussion
Replies: 979
Views: 103402

Re: Intelligence and National Security Discussion

^^^^^
This is hilarious, they were able to track it outside India, but lost it when it landed inside our country.
by member_25399
28 Mar 2014 18:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012
Replies: 3969
Views: 152657

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012

^^^^^^
Wasn't there some kind of restriction on people from services about social networking.
by member_25399
20 Feb 2014 14:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Intelligence and National Security Discussion
Replies: 979
Views: 103402

Re: Intelligence and National Security Discussion

There were rumors in the office that some high-ranking official was being watched. So he was fairly cautious. Moreover, when RAW guys tried to get help from his maid, she informed Rabinder Singh about it. So things must have been fairly clear to him. This is too open ended. Didn't these guys though...

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