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by Mollick.R
26 May 2020 23:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3904
Views: 717595

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

Twitter ANI Digital @ani_digital "Unprofessional" Chinese Army used sticks, clubs with barbed wires and stones in face-off near Pangong Tso Read @ANI story | https://aninews.in/news/national/general-news/unprofessional-chinese-army-used-sticks-clubs-with-barbed-wires-and-stones-in-face-off...
by Mollick.R
26 May 2020 13:34
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3641
Views: 614484

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

60% Covid rail coaches to be reconverted for passenger service Neha Shukla & Dipak K Dash | TNN | Updated: May 22, 2020, 15:02 IST LUCKNOW/NEW DELHI: With virtually no takers for its Covid coaches, the Railway Board has decided to reconvert nearly 3,100 of these remodelled coaches which can be ...
by Mollick.R
26 May 2020 13:23
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Roads Thread
Replies: 2980
Views: 319686

Re: Indian Roads Thread

Chardham project: Nitin Gadkari lauds BRO for Chamba tunnel construction PTI|Last Updated: May 26, 2020, 12.27 PM IST New Delhi: Union Minister on Tuesday lauded the (BRO) for constructing a 440-metre long tunnel below the busy Chamba town on Rishikesh-Dharasu road and termed it as an 'extraordinar...
by Mollick.R
26 May 2020 13:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3603
Views: 606585

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Though this post is late by 2 weeks, still posting the news article for records, it have some important nuggets Riyaz Naikoo's encounter, successor and militancy in Kashmir BY HAKEEM IRFAN, ET BUREAU | MAY 13, 2020, 03.40 PM IST BEIGHPORA, AWANTIPORA: During 36 hours of cordon and search operation i...
by Mollick.R
26 May 2020 12:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Achievement Tracking - Modi 2.0 Govt - No Discussions
Replies: 1218
Views: 260946

Re: Achievement Tracking - Modi 2.0 Govt - No Discussions

Mega bank mergers working smoothly without heartburns: Bank employees union IANS|Last Updated: May 25, 2020, 02.22 PM IST Chennai: The amalgamation of 10 public sector banks into four has been working smoothly for the past two months without any heartburns as the employee benefit schemes have been ...
by Mollick.R
26 May 2020 12:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Achievement Tracking - Modi 2.0 Govt - No Discussions
Replies: 1218
Views: 260946

Re: Achievement Tracking - Modi 2.0 Govt - No Discussions

The govt’s flagship health scheme has crossed 1 crore treatments, positively impacted lives Written by Dr Harsh Vardhan | Updated: May 23, 2020 9:23:03 am PM-JAY is a giant step towards a healthy India, as it aims to make affordable, accessible healthcare a reality for all. PM-JAY has crossed a sig...
by Mollick.R
26 May 2020 12:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Achievement Tracking - Modi 2.0 Govt - No Discussions
Replies: 1218
Views: 260946

Re: Achievement Tracking - Modi 2.0 Govt - No Discussions

One crore people treated under Ayushman Bharat scheme since launch TNN | May 20, 2020, 10.23 PM IST NEW DELHI : Over one crore treatments worth Rs 13,412 crore were provided under Ayushman Bharat health insurance scheme since its launch in September 2018, even as hospitalization was heavily impacte...
by Mollick.R
26 May 2020 12:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III
Replies: 2040
Views: 283429

Re: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III

Sorry for the OT post, just want to grab attention as much as possible. X post form Int Aero Dhagga... Senior members of BRF who have some access to ears of correct people , may please take it up............. In twitter, found HVT sir also did his part of job............... https://i.imgur.com/lbIoh...
by Mollick.R
26 May 2020 12:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2898
Views: 500823

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

Sorry for the OT post, just want to grab attention as much as possible, X post form Int Aero Dhagga... Senior members of BRF who have some access to ears of correct people , may please take it up............. In twitter, found HVT sir also did his part of job............... https://i.imgur.com/lbIoh...
by Mollick.R
26 May 2020 12:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 1640
Views: 314862

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

Senior members of BRF who have some access to ears of correct people , may please take it up.............

In twitter, found HVT sir also did his part of job...............


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by Mollick.R
26 May 2020 12:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 5310
Views: 645886

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

A couple of years ago i ordered a phone case from ebay for $2 including shipping. How they can produce, ship and make a profit at such prices i have no idea. Lack of labour protections, safety standards, environmental norms, PF, etc. Add indentured labour as well, perhaps. Basically, a sweat shop l...
by Mollick.R
26 May 2020 11:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4610
Views: 568706

Re: Understanding the US - Again

^ So, to do these tests we need 3 shafts, 2 for large devices and 1 for bundling all triggers together, instrumented off course. The shafts need to be 1900-2100 m deep , in Rocky mountain, atleast 100 km away from civilian population. Need high end tunnel boring machines for these deep shafts, Chin...
by Mollick.R
25 May 2020 13:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1376
Views: 300970

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

How Pakistan’s anti-India rant in OIC was vetoed by UAE with Saudi support By Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury, ET Bureau|Last Updated: May 25, 2020, 11.31 AM IST NEW DELHI: Maldives initiated move to oppose Pak's rant against India at the recent Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC) meet in UN had other ...
by Mollick.R
25 May 2020 11:38
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Power Sector
Replies: 1614
Views: 269333

Re: India's Power Sector

A tale of disconnected dots: The regulatory algorithm behind Electricity Amendment Bill 2020 ET CONTRIBUTORS|Last Updated: May 24, 2020, 10.27 AM IST The Ministry of Power recently floated an amended version of the Electricity Act, after consecutive unsuccessful attempts to introduce changes in 201...
by Mollick.R
25 May 2020 11:33
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Power Sector
Replies: 1614
Views: 269333

Re: India's Power Sector

View: Cleaner, and now cheaper, solar power beats coal By Swaminathan S Anklesaria Aiyar, TOI Contributor|Last Updated: May 24, 2020, 01.11 PM IST The Covid crisis has diverted attention from a major breakthrough that should leave all smiling. The latest auction for 400 MW of solar power, including...
by Mollick.R
25 May 2020 11:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3904
Views: 717595

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

India looks ready for long stand-off with China, may not stop border infra work TNN | May 24, 2020, 11.26 PM IST NEW DELHI: As Indian and Chinese troops remain locked in stand-off positions in several points in Ladakh, at the senior levels of government there is a determination that India will not ...
by Mollick.R
24 May 2020 20:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3904
Views: 717595

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

India needs time to take on China. I believe by May 2024 (by which time political changes in India may matter less), we will have fundamental changes in our strength relative to China. Given that this year (upto Mar 2021) is mostly written off for both countries, trying to deal with Covid and (in I...
by Mollick.R
22 May 2020 19:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 1421
Views: 174476

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

From Twitter Indu Makkal Katchi ( Official ) @Indumakalktchi Kanyakumari dist Christian missionaries filed a complaint that Bharat Matha statue hurts their religious sentiments. Police promptly covered the statue and arrested Hindus who protested. https://i.imgur.com/Yx0F8zY.jpg https://twitter.com/...
by Mollick.R
22 May 2020 19:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 1421
Views: 174476

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

TDB to sell unused lamps, utensils in temples to overcome financial crisis...... Read more at: https://english.mathrubhumi.com/news/kerala/tdb-to-sell-unused-lamps-utensils-in-temples-to-overcome-financial-crisis-1.4777164 https://english.mathrubhumi.com/news/kerala/tdb-to-sell-unused-lamps-utensil...
by Mollick.R
22 May 2020 18:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 1421
Views: 174476

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

Twitter Padma Pillai @lotophagus. 8h Replying to @shilpamdas Selling lamps, gold deposit at RBI for interest & the most disgusting - Malabar Devaswom selling fish from temple pond. All this with 1230 cr FD in Dhanalakshmi bank (Acc to ex-TDB president Prayar) + dues from Kerala govt who defaulte...
by Mollick.R
22 May 2020 18:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 1421
Views: 174476

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

Twitter Shilpa Nair @shilpamdas The Temple lamps are on sale at 1248 temples under the Devaswom Board in Kerala Bhagwan of the temple is the only thing which now remains to be sold... !!! Pensive facePensive facePensive face (News from todays Mathrubhumi newspaper) https://i.imgur.com/L4ii1ne.jpg ht...
by Mollick.R
22 May 2020 18:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 1421
Views: 174476

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

Twitter Nandini Flag of India and भारत पुनरुत्थान Bharata Punarutthana liked JOTHISH NAIR @jothishnair1010 Travancore Devaswom board has began the process of auctioning lamps and utensils from 1248 Temples citing financial crisis. Sale of Temples would be the next step. Commies are gradually fulfill...
by Mollick.R
22 May 2020 17:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3904
Views: 717595

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

Why do we respond in a predictive manner? Why don't Indian troops open other fronts and occupy five Chinese areas in response to one? I think we are also doing same, but we just keep silent about it & local level IA commanders are exploiting the opportunities. Maybe its our way of doing the thi...
by Mollick.R
19 May 2020 22:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 2724
Views: 782434

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

Found it on twitter sir. I believe it is just an art work. Let me find the link again. It is wonderful piece of art I think. Some details are missing (low resolution?), esp in the tail (such as # of perforations). But there are many little features that are present, such as letters on evelons. The ...
by Mollick.R
19 May 2020 20:06
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Autos Thread -2
Replies: 583
Views: 98506

Re: Indian Autos Thread -2

Mahindra & Mahindra offers new finance schemes, special benefits for doctors, cops, women Mumbai: Auto major MahindraNSE 1.51 % & Mahindra on Tuesday rolled out a range of new finance schemes, including special offers for the Corona Warriors and women buyers, such as 8-year loan term, 90-da...
by Mollick.R
19 May 2020 20:04
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Autos Thread -2
Replies: 583
Views: 98506

Re: Indian Autos Thread -2

Tata Motors rolls out new financing scheme ‘Keys to Safety’; offers Tata Tiago at EMI of Rs 5,000 ....... With the new EMI plan, customers can purchase the Tata Tiago hatchback at monthly installments starting Rs 5,000. A maximum Rs 5 lakh loan can be availed with a tenure of five years. The instal...
by Mollick.R
19 May 2020 18:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Analyzing CPEC
Replies: 1405
Views: 260287

Re: Analyzing CPEC

Appears to be just another instance of CPEC loot of Bhukha Nanga Pakis by Tallel Deeper Chinky Bilather...... LAHORE: A leading Chinese company has drastically slowed down work on the $2 billion 660kV high-voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission line from Lahore to Matiari due to various problem...
by Mollick.R
19 May 2020 18:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Analyzing CPEC
Replies: 1405
Views: 260287

Re: Analyzing CPEC

Pakistan’s internal report indicts China for corruption in CPEC power sector By Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury, ET Bureau|Last Updated: May 19, 2020, 03.21 PM IST A recently concluded probe conducted by the Imran Khan government into the anomalies of China-Pakistan-Economic-Corridor has revealed that six C...
by Mollick.R
19 May 2020 16:12
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 5004
Views: 1002598

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Tractors a symbol of an upbeat agriculture sector By Ketan Thakkar, Ashutosh R Shyam, ET Bureau|Last Updated: May 19, 2020, 08.44 AM IST [url]MUMBAI: Demand for tractors is rising as fertiliser sales and foodgrain production hit record highs, reservoirs hold more water than 10-year average and a no...
by Mollick.R
19 May 2020 16:09
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 5004
Views: 1002598

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Fully agree with Suraj ji there. It's the ability of the govt to execute the policies well rather than browbeating labour class into working in sub human conditions, that dictate how well your economy grows. Also complete eradication of poverty and education for all is, in my opinion, a necessary s...
by Mollick.R
19 May 2020 15:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 3088
Views: 508215

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Vijay Mallya could escape extradition through asylum route Karishma Vora, a London barrister who specialises in representing Indian parties in English law disputes, told TOI: “If he is well advised, he most certainly would have applied for asylum and if he has, this is not going to be revealed unti...
by Mollick.R
19 May 2020 11:01
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Autos Thread -2
Replies: 583
Views: 98506

Re: Indian Autos Thread -2

Maruti Suzuki writes off Rs 125 crore on obsolete BS-IV cars Maruti Suzuki, India’s largest carmaker, has absorbed a hit of Rs 125 crore over unsold stock of Bharat Stage IV (BS-IV) vehicles which have now become obsolete. A top executive of the Delhi-based automaker stated that the write-off is th...
by Mollick.R
18 May 2020 23:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1376
Views: 300970

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Ghar Wapsi of two gullible gentlemen From Twitter Yuvraj Singh https://i.imgur.com/4FDzk6a.jpg Harbhajan Singh https://i.imgur.com/dmG5voi.jpg & as cricket is a team game & they have some bro code so others also joined in :lol: Suresh Raina https://i.imgur.com/vOMiHUC.jpg Shikhar Dhawan http...
by Mollick.R
17 May 2020 23:59
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Manufacturing Sector
Replies: 316
Views: 90571

Re: Indian Manufacturing Sector

Straight from the horse's mouth (a good blog available at tatamotors.com) 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Tata Motors 07 June, 2017 Tata Motors has always had a strong pioneering spirit. Under our sub-brand, TAMO, we recently introduced India's first sports car - Racemo. We have taken huge steps do...
by Mollick.R
17 May 2020 23:49
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Manufacturing Sector
Replies: 316
Views: 90571

Re: Indian Manufacturing Sector

Here we go............ Every day top executives of Tata Motors used to take lunch together but from some days, Sumant Moolgaokar used to take his car and go out during Lunch Hours and come back as soon as the Lunch Break was over. There was a grapevine that he is offered lunch at a Five Star Hotel b...
by Mollick.R
17 May 2020 23:40
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Manufacturing Sector
Replies: 316
Views: 90571

Re: Indian Manufacturing Sector

^ To add to the above, Tatas reportedly honoured Moolgaokar's contribution to the growth of their company by naming their vehicle after him - Tata SUMO. This part I'm aware about. Courtesy Whatsapp University :lol: The WA msg mentions about Shri SU.MO regularly eating out lunch at some dhabas to ge...
by Mollick.R
17 May 2020 21:54
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Manufacturing Sector
Replies: 316
Views: 90571

Re: Indian Manufacturing Sector

Received in Whatsapp. Not sure about authenticity of the message. Any any guru here throw some light on the subject :?: :?: :?: It was the year 1946. Germany stood devastated by the Second World War. The Allies had won the war, and many German cities, including Munich, had been severely damaged by ...
by Mollick.R
16 May 2020 01:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4610
Views: 568706

Re: Understanding the US - Again

X-Post US senator unveils 18-point plan to hold China accountable for coronavirus outbreak WASHINGTON: A top US senator has unveiled an 18-point plan, including enhancing military ties with India, to hold the Chinese government accountable for its "lies, deception, and cover-ups" that ulti...
by Mollick.R
16 May 2020 01:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3779
Views: 669658

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

US senator unveils 18-point plan to hold China accountable for coronavirus outbreak WASHINGTON: A top US senator has unveiled an 18-point plan, including enhancing military ties with India, to hold the Chinese government accountable for its "lies, deception, and cover-ups" that ultimately...

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