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by M_Joshi
20 Oct 2020 21:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392559

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

It's my hunch that the recent Mumbai Electrical grid blackout was a cyber attack from Chin. Obviously there will be no official word on this but it's a conspiracy theory I'm inclined to believe in.
by M_Joshi
10 Oct 2020 14:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5225
Views: 965264

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Ejw2BLhU0AEDVaV?format=png&name=small https://twitter.com/tracyalloway/status/1313984999490686976 Chinese military has built full-scale replicas of Taiwan's Presidential Office Building in Inner Mongolia https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2020-10-07/here-s-what-...
by M_Joshi
06 Oct 2020 01:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4971
Views: 1214432

Re: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

ieZUMe1iry8 ^^ Some great footage of IAF hardware in action. Cross posted from Multimedia thread. While the ACM is speaking, there are three plane models behind him. Rafale, Tejas & third is AMCA? At 1:04. Why would ACM have a jet that's currently at design stage, strategically placed in AF day...
by M_Joshi
20 Sep 2020 15:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392559

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

Giovanni de Briganti @JoedeBrig China has for 2nd time launched a 58 t rocket from a civilian naval vessel, demonstrating a new capability and raising specter that similar launchers could be covertly fitted to “merchant” ships. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Eh8822QXYAUspLY?format=jpg&name=900x900...
by M_Joshi
20 Sep 2020 00:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392559

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

林才竣Michael新號 @Michael90656953 被派到中印邊境的解放軍,在車上唱歌時,忍不住哭鼻子了。 想想也是,花了銀子入伍,本身來計划是鍍個金,轉業當大王,現在变成當砲灰。 Translated from Chinese by The People's Liberation Army sent to the China-India border couldn't help crying while singing in the car. Think about it, too, after spending money to join the army, the plan w...
by M_Joshi
19 Sep 2020 12:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5225
Views: 965264

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

Modi was congratulated on his birthday by HH Dalai Lama & Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Twitter. Both those wishes went un-answered by the PM. There's still hope in South Block that our actions should not provoke the Chinese & they will come to their senses & normalcy will prevail.
by M_Joshi
18 Sep 2020 19:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1071057

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

. Asserting that every member of her party is a farmer, she said the SAD is merely continuing its age old tradition of being a champion of farmers' interests. :rotfl: These farmers have bus companies, investments in 7 star resorts, bread companies, electrical goods companies & what not. After s...
by M_Joshi
17 Sep 2020 17:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: China Meets World
Replies: 44
Views: 6081

Re: China meets world

Chinese are so rude What stops people from just pissing or shitting in the public in the West and other countries is modesty – they don’t want complete strangers to get to see them in the act of pissing or shitting. Modesty simply isn’t there, people just don’t care who gets to see them naked as th...
by M_Joshi
17 Sep 2020 16:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion
Replies: 1688
Views: 205398

Re: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EiGV937XsAA1QT8?format=jpg&name=small Nepal PM Oli's party, has launched a Greater Nepal campaign in association with the Unified Nepal National Front claiming many cities in Himachal, UP, Bihar and Sikkim including Dehradun, Nainital in Uttarakhand as part of Greate...
by M_Joshi
17 Sep 2020 16:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1071057

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Bar & Bench@barandbench · Sep 15 Justice Chandrachud: We are of the opinion that we appoint a committee of five distinguished citizens who can come up with certain standards for the electronic media. We don't want any politically divisive nature and we need members who are are of commendable st...
by M_Joshi
17 Sep 2020 15:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1071057

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Founder of Self-Respect Movement & the Father of the Dravidian Movement, #Periyar was one of the strongest proponents against caste & gender inequality & discrimination. A beacon of rationalism & self-respect, he inspires countless struggles against marginalisation even today. https...
by M_Joshi
12 Sep 2020 21:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392559

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

Nitin A. Gokhale
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by M_Joshi
04 Sep 2020 14:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 966212

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

It is inside Indian claim line: https://i.ibb.co/Mkj0YC9/Screen-Shot-2020-09-01-at-1-47-39-PM.png Ques to gurus. Why's the ALG in Chushul directly at the mouth of the Spanggur gap. If the chinis advance from their base in Spanggur Tso their 1st target would be this ALG rendering it unusable plus ma...
by M_Joshi
01 Sep 2020 18:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7690
Views: 833054

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

^^ Not to forget Amit Shah, Usain Bolt, Novak Djokovic, Madonna, Kevin Durant, Tom Hanks, Boris Johnson & Prince Charles also tested +ve & recovered.
by M_Joshi
24 Aug 2020 13:20
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3824
Views: 697388

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

This is real world comparison as much as it can get between an able & motivated technocrat to achieve something & how much time will babudom take to do the same thing if at all. It shows that a new concept train can be become reality from drawing board to actual run within 18 months. Technol...
by M_Joshi
10 Aug 2020 23:30
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 5574
Views: 1182862

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

It's 24.7% decrease in Chinese exports & 6.7% increase in India exports to each other. Even at this pace India can halve the Chinese trade surplus on Chinese side.
by M_Joshi
09 Aug 2020 01:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 966212

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Just for reference these are the OSINT images for this area (from last couple of months):- June 22: https://twitter.com/detresfa_/status/1276930080774615041 June 23: https://twitter.com/detresfa_/status/1276185393713430528 July 13: https://twitter.com/detresfa_/status/1282727207819808773 These loca...
by M_Joshi
02 Aug 2020 15:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 4604
Views: 759429

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Soros & other Liberal billionaires donating money & actively providing support to left/lib extremists is a template if successful will be implemented in countries like Poland, Hungary, Brazil, UK, etc. Soros has specifically mentioned Modi & India as a threat & March Delhi riots were...
by M_Joshi
26 Jul 2020 23:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5225
Views: 965264

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

Mike Pompeo Just Declared America's New China Policy: Regime Change America, the secretary of state said, has effectively ditched five decades of “engagement” policy and is now embracing a policy now out of favor across the American policy establishment: regime change. Formally, the State Departmen...
by M_Joshi
26 Jul 2020 18:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5225
Views: 965264

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

https://www.glabarre.com/item_images/FB5128.jpg $1.6T in century-old Chinese bonds offer Trump unique leverage against Beijing The Lewisburg, Tennessee-based American Bondholder Foundation holds $1.6 trillion of century-old Chinese debt, including interest, dating to before the founding of the comm...
by M_Joshi
23 Jul 2020 15:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5225
Views: 965264

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

We Indians are fine with Boycott and Sacrifice , as long as it is done by someone else. People have incredibly fickle memories! Nitpick maybe but Hector video is an ad. If that doesn't get that many views...what will!? Basically what I mean is that MG has paid youtube to show the ad and the views w...
by M_Joshi
22 Jul 2020 16:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Let us Understand the Chinese - II
Replies: 177
Views: 24781

Re: Let us Understand the Chinese - II

Posting from Reddit's Geopolitics thread The URL links to a news article in Korean about a speech given by top Chinese military strategist Dai Xu. He is like the Chinese version of Bolton (was it John?.. anyways..). This is the original article : https://news.joins.com/article/23828567 I have taken ...
by M_Joshi
18 Jul 2020 17:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4170
Views: 809187

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

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Badge on the left forearm looks like skeleton hand giving a middle finger.
Can anyone ID the unit?
by M_Joshi
16 Jul 2020 14:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1071057

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Very worrisome ... Why is Modi Govt. handing over all crucial communication platforms to Jio/Ambanis? FB/Google all are routing money thru Ambanis and giving away whole 5G on a platter to one company. We need eco-system of digital players. We need AirTel 5G and 3rd player to become as big competito...
by M_Joshi
15 Jul 2020 23:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Foreign Policy
Replies: 2459
Views: 334094

Re: Indian Foreign Policy

Yes thanks indeed. This PRICs alliance can be pricked out of half its air if India plays its GB /PoK gamble. China's land access to Pakistan & Iran too can be curtailed & India getting direct land route to Afghanistan will simmer down the gas from Pak Chin Afghan dialouge. Now it's more nece...
by M_Joshi
14 Jul 2020 20:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 5G Technology News Discussions, Strategy and Impact to India
Replies: 126
Views: 19203

Re: 5G Technology News Discussions, Strategy and Impact to India

Britain bans China's Huawei, handing US big win "From the end of this year, telecoms providers must not buy any 5G equipment from Huawei," he told lawmakers. The new guidelines also require all existing Huawei gear to be stripped out by the end of 2026. The British review was triggered by...
by M_Joshi
13 Jul 2020 23:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5225
Views: 965264

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

One more reason in China's list of reasons to needle India at this hour.. China's Incursions into India Are Really All about Tibet Why does China so crave these remote mountain territories that it is willing to repeatedly risk war with and make a permanent enemy of one of the world's most powerful c...
by M_Joshi
12 Jul 2020 21:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding New China after 19th Congress
Replies: 322
Views: 48641

Re: Understanding New China after 19th Congress

The Political Logic of China’s Strategic Mistakes Some of the Chinese government’s recent policies seem to make little practical sense, with its decision to impose a national-security law on Hong Kong being a prime example. The law’s rushed enactment by China’s rubber-stamp National People’s Congre...
by M_Joshi
12 Jul 2020 13:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 3623
Views: 1083858

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EcsgLLjU0AEWDZs?format=jpg&name=small https://mobile.twitter.com/proshillong/status/1282153899588112385 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Ecp4gNEUMAA0vbj?format=jpg&name=medium https://mobile.twitter.com/Maverick_bharat/status/1281969552813731840
by M_Joshi
11 Jul 2020 23:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 5G Technology News Discussions, Strategy and Impact to India
Replies: 126
Views: 19203

Re: 5G Technology News Discussions, Strategy and Impact to India

News from Feb but haven't seen it posted on this thread. DoT gets right to bar Chinese firms from govt telecom tenders The provision of clause 10(d) of Public Procurement (Preference to Make in India) Order 2017 can be invoked in relation to certain telecom items against any foreign government that ...
by M_Joshi
07 Jul 2020 18:58
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 5574
Views: 1182862

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

In the social media (Short Video Format) app space, I can see a new Josh & spark lit up within 10 days. Previously this space was filled up only with pessimism & "Hum/Tum se naa ho payega" syndrome. Ban of 59 Chinese apps by GOI has charged up the moral (& business case) of th...
by M_Joshi
07 Jul 2020 13:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5225
Views: 965264

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

China’s Superpower Dreams Are Running Out of Money FP's take on supaa-pawaa dreams & houls... But if the United States—with an economy roughly 50 percent larger than China’s and a gross domestic product (GDP) per capita more than six times as great—can’t afford to remain a global superpower, ho...
by M_Joshi
27 Jun 2020 13:04
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Electric vehicle and power storage
Replies: 136
Views: 19083

Re: Electric vehicle and power storage

And China is laughing as you plan your future on their Li This is correct. Low battery prices are predicated on Chinese production and even solar power low tariffs are dependent on Chinese panels. It is part of the reason why China is willing to negotiate with India, aside from the Global Times rhe...
by M_Joshi
25 Jun 2020 23:12
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 5574
Views: 1182862

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Govt makes country of origin mandatory for GeM platform Further, sellers, who had already uploaded their products before the introduction of this new feature on GeM, are being reminded regularly to update the Country of Origin, with a warning that their products shall be removed from GeM if they fa...
by M_Joshi
25 Jun 2020 22:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5225
Views: 965264

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

pankajs wrote:Image


Seems like an Indian operation to turn political tide in Nepal. Results seem good so far.
by M_Joshi
25 Jun 2020 02:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 966212

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EbQFKJRX0AI8wXv?format=jpg&name=900x900 Some points from Google Maps. Google Maps show dated satellite imagery. And few points can be noted from there: 1) Distance from PP14 to DBO road is 6km direct. On road it must be at least 8-10 kms. Some posters were mentioning...
by M_Joshi
24 Jun 2020 23:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 966212

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Abhijit Iyer-Mitra @Iyervval · 13h Today I give the full story of June 15th at Galwan, deep inside the Chinese side of the LAC. Extrapolated from almost 2 months of satellite imagery, it marks the first lethal, offensive action, india has initiated against China in 70 years https://pbs.twimg.com/me...

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