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by Ashokk
18 Aug 2019 01:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 624
Views: 83331

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

Hello! This is Chandrayaan 2 with a special update. I wanted to let everyone back home know that it has been an amazing journey for me so far and I am on course to land on the lunar south polar region on 7th September. To know where I am and what I'm doing, stay tuned! https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E...
by Ashokk
17 Aug 2019 18:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 760
Views: 74906

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

J&K: Indian Army hits Pak post opposite Rajouri sector NEW DELHI: A Pakistani post opposite Rajouri sector in Jammu Kashmir was hit in action by Indian Army on Saturday. Army sources said the exchange of fire between the two sides is still on after Pakistan violated ceasefire. One Indian Army s...
by Ashokk
17 Aug 2019 13:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3921
Views: 803511

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

It's official, in a 1st, Isro invites private firms to build 5 PSLVs BENGALURU: It is now official. In a major push for PM Narendra Modi’s Make-in-India initiative, the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) has finally invited Indian companies to build five Polar Satellite Launch Vehicles (PSLV...
by Ashokk
15 Aug 2019 21:01
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5542
Views: 474288

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Air India to operate Delhi-San Francisco flight over Polar region on August 15 MUMBAI: Taking a new flight path that will save time as well as fuel, Air India will start flying to San Francisco from the national capital over the Polar region. With the new route, the flight duration would reduce by ...
by Ashokk
15 Aug 2019 01:05
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 5254
Views: 452444

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Wrestler Deepak Punia becomes junior World champion NEW DELHI: Grappler Deepak Punia on Wednesday became India's first junior World Champion in 18 years after he claimed a gold medal at the junior worlds with a win over Russia's Alik Shebzukhov at Tallinn, Estonia. The score was tied 2-2 at the end...
by Ashokk
14 Aug 2019 20:36
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3469
Views: 504607

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

CORAS: Indian Railways Gets Its First Commando Unit, To Secure Routes In J&K, Naxal-Affected Areas And North-East https://images.assettype.com/swarajya/2019-08/1437a477-17ab-4914-afd0-ea499db74267/EB7I7g5UwAUPbSw.jpeg?w=640&q=100&fmt=pjpeg&auto=format CORAS: Indian Railways Gets Its...
by Ashokk
14 Aug 2019 18:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 1205
Views: 203334

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Imran Khan vows to raise Kashmir issue at every forum; questions world community's silence :(( ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday vowed to become the voice of Kashmir and raise the issue at every global forum, including the United Nations, as he questioned the silence of the...
by Ashokk
13 Aug 2019 21:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 1205
Views: 203334

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Stop trying to interfere in India's internal matter, Amarinder Singh ticks off Pak minister CHANDIGARH: Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday asked Pakistan minister Fawad Chaudhry to stop trying to interfere in India's internal matter after he made a provocative tweet on the Indian Army...
by Ashokk
13 Aug 2019 21:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 760
Views: 74906

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Global investors' summit to be held in Srinagar from October 12 JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir administration will host a three-day global investors summit from October 12 in Srinagar. The summit will provide J&K an opportunity to showcase its strengths, strategies and potential, Principal Secretary ...
by Ashokk
13 Aug 2019 21:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 760
Views: 74906

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Government contacts Al Jazeera and BBC for their ‘Fabricated’ video on Kashmir The Government of India contacted international media, such as Al Jazeera and BBC, on Saturday over their "videos on large-scale protests" in Srinagar on Friday morning, telling them that the news was "fab...
by Ashokk
12 Aug 2019 20:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 760
Views: 74906

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Centre asks Twitter to block eight accounts for 'spreading rumours' on Kashmir The Centre has asked Twitter to block at least eight accounts on its website, for allegedly spreading rumours about prevailing situation in Kashmir. The accounts are: @kashmir787 (Voice of Kashmir), @Red4Kashmir (Madiha ...
by Ashokk
12 Aug 2019 15:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 760
Views: 74906

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Live updates: Eid prayers concluded peacefully in various parts of Valley, J&K police say There have been some minor localised protests of a routine nature in a few places. There have been some isolated incidents of stone-pelting, again at an insignificant level. Police handled these locally an...
by Ashokk
12 Aug 2019 12:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 760
Views: 74906

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

‘United’ in detention, spat separates Omar-Mehbooba SRINAGAR: An argument centring on BJP between Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti soon after their detention at Hari Niwas Palace last week allegedly got so nasty that the two former J&K chief ministers could no longer be housed in the same place...
by Ashokk
07 Aug 2019 19:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 569789

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

NSA Doval interacts with Kashmiris over lunch, takes stock of situation SHOPIAN: Amid heightened security in the Kashmir valley, National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval on Wednesday visited Shopian and met with some local people as part of his visit for an assessment on the situation in Jammu an...
by Ashokk
06 Aug 2019 16:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Articles 370 and 35A Repealed, J&K and Ladakh to be Separate Union Territories
Replies: 632
Views: 62352

Re: Articles 370 and 35A Repealed, J&K and Ladakh to be Separate Union Territories

Jammu & Kashmir news live
"Many have talked about equality in this debate on Article 370. When government grants funds for Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh, all fund for Ladakh is used for Kashmir. Is this your idea of equality?," says Ladakh MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal
by Ashokk
06 Aug 2019 00:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Articles 370 and 35A Repealed, J&K and Ladakh to be Separate Union Territories
Replies: 632
Views: 62352

Re: Articles 370 and 35A Repealed, J&K and Ladakh to be Separate Union Territories

Parliament illuminated after J&K Reorganisation Bill was passed in the Rajya Sabha today
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by Ashokk
05 Aug 2019 18:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 569789

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Celebrations across the country as Centre revokes Article 370, proposes bifurcation of J&K New Delhi: The BJP workers and supporters across the country on Monday celebrated the abrogation of Article 370 that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir, and proposed bifurcation of the state into tw...
by Ashokk
05 Aug 2019 16:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 3305
Views: 569789

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Article 370 scrapped: What will change in Jammu & Kashmir NEW DELHI: The government on Monday abolished Article 370 that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir and moved a separate bill to bifurcate the state into two separate union territories of Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh, amid massive o...
by Ashokk
02 Aug 2019 22:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 1205
Views: 203334

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

India virtually rejects Pak's conditional offer of consular access to Jadhav NEW DELHI: India has asked Pakistan to provide "unimpeded" consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav in an environment free from the "fear of intimidation" and reprisal, in sync with the International Court ...
by Ashokk
02 Aug 2019 16:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 624
Views: 83331

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

Chandrayaan2 update: Fourth earth bound maneuver Fourth earth bound orbit raising maneuver for Chandryaan-2 spacecraft has been performed successfully today (August 2, 2019) at 1527 hrs (IST) as planned, using the onboard propulsion system for a firing duration of 646 seconds. The orbit achieved is...
by Ashokk
01 Aug 2019 16:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 1205
Views: 203334

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Pakistan offers consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav on Friday
Pakistan offers consular access to Kulbhusan Jadhav on Friday. Pakistan foreign office spokesperson says Islamabad awaiting India's response
by Ashokk
28 Jul 2019 18:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 624
Views: 83331

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

Chandrayaan-2 may orbit Moon for 2 years BENGALURU: The orbiter on Chandrayaan-2, which Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) initially said would go around Moon for one year, will be able to have a lifespan of at least two years if everything goes as per Isro’s current estimations. At least fi...
by Ashokk
28 Jul 2019 12:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 624
Views: 83331

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

PM Modi Watches Live Telecast Of Chandrayaan-2
by Ashokk
28 Jul 2019 03:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3921
Views: 803511

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

Mission Mangal | Official Trailer | 15 Aug
by Ashokk
17 Jul 2019 16:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 624
Views: 83331

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

Aborted Chandrayaan-2 may force Isro to tweak cryo stage for future launches CHENNAI: Failure analysis of the aborted Monday launch of Chandrayaan-2 has presented the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) with some “unexpected learning curves” that may lead to tweaks in the cryogenic upper stag...
by Ashokk
10 Jul 2019 01:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3080
Views: 455436

Re: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

Indian Air Force’s Integration Of British ASRAAM Missile On Sukhoi Su-30 MKI Irks Russia The Indian Air Force’s (IAF) move to integrate British Advanced Short Range Air-to-Air missile (ASRAAM) to Russian-origin Sukhoi Su-30 MKI fighter jets has not gone down well with the Moscow, reports LiveFist. ...
by Ashokk
02 Jul 2019 02:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3921
Views: 803511

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

Gaganyaan: India chooses Russia to pick & train astronauts BENGALURU: Even as India and the US spar over the former’s defence contracts with Russia, the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) has finally signed the agreement to get its astronauts for the proposed Gaganyaan mission trained in...
by Ashokk
30 Jun 2019 14:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Bengal - news and strategy thread
Replies: 349
Views: 38163

Re: West Bengal - news and strategy thread

Amid ‘cut money’ row, Bengal ‘bans’ village-level meetings :shock: KOLKATA: A Bengal government circular asking district magistrates to suspend gram sansad (village parliament) meetings in panchayats has raised eyebrows in political circles in the wake of the growing clamour for refund of ‘cut mone...
by Ashokk
26 Jun 2019 02:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Achievement tracking - Modi 2.0 Govt - No discussions
Replies: 19
Views: 8574

Re: Achievement tracking - Modi 2.0 Govt - No discussions

Govt may deliver 1cr houses 2 years before 2022 date NEW DELHI: The housing ministry on Tuesday announced to advance the deadline for delivering one crore houses under PM Awas Yojna (PMAY) in urban areas by almost two years to 2020. The government had set the 2022 deadline for PMAY. Union housing m...
by Ashokk
25 Jun 2019 23:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Bengal - news and strategy thread
Replies: 349
Views: 38163

Re: West Bengal - news and strategy thread

Protests force TMC leader to return Rs 2.25 lakh taken as 'cut money' Trilochan Mukhopadhyay, a TMC booth president on the outskirts of district headquarter town Suri, returned the amount to 141 people, from whom he had taken money in exchange for jobs under the MGNREGA scheme. "I have apologi...
by Ashokk
25 Jun 2019 16:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Bengal - news and strategy thread
Replies: 349
Views: 38163

Re: West Bengal - news and strategy thread

Top cops told to file FIRs in cut-money complaints :shock: KOLKATA: The Bengal government, in an effort to curtail the “return cut-money” pitch now gripping the state, has asked district police superintendents to initiate FIRs on all “cut money” complaints against civic body members. It has also as...
by Ashokk
25 Jun 2019 13:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Bengal - news and strategy thread
Replies: 349
Views: 38163

Re: West Bengal - news and strategy thread

One more TMC MLA joins BJP, total defections six NEW DELHI/KOLKATA: Yet another Trinamool Congress MLA joined BJP on Monday, taking the number of ruling party legislators in West Bengal who have defected to the saffron fold since the Lok Sabha poll results to six. Wilson Champramari, TMC MLA from K...
by Ashokk
21 Jun 2019 15:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3921
Views: 803511

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

Landing On Lunar Surface: How Chandrayaan-2 Will Travel From Earth To Moon While orbiting the Earth in an elliptical orbit, the module will be at its highest speed when it passes through the point in that orbit closest to the planet. This point is called the perigee. Exactly opposite to this point ...
by Ashokk
19 Jun 2019 23:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Bengal - news and strategy thread
Replies: 349
Views: 38163

Re: West Bengal - news and strategy thread

People across Bengal demand return of 'cut money' from TMC leaders KOLKATA: A day after TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee directed party leaders to give back the money in case they had taken bribe from beneficiaries of government schemes, elected representatives faced public ire in various parts of the s...
by Ashokk
18 Jun 2019 15:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Flight Safety
Replies: 2542
Views: 309447

Re: Military Flight Safety

How locals beat tech to locate missing AN-32 GUWAHATI: When the Indian Air Force's AN-32 flying to Mechuka in the mountains of Arunachal Pradesh went off the radar on June 3, security forces immediately knew what they were up against. The search operation would be like looking for a needle in a hay...
by Ashokk
15 Jun 2019 21:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Bengal - news and strategy thread
Replies: 349
Views: 38163

Re: West Bengal - news and strategy thread

'No honest initiative': Doctors ignore Mamata's appeal, to continue stir
The doctors, however, ignored Mamata's appeal and said they will continue with their agitation in the state, adding that the chief minister did not take any honest initiative to address their concerns.

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