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by tandav
21 Apr 2019 07:59
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3265
Views: 442750

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Any chance of privatization of Railways? It will unlock a huge potential. GoI has used the railways as essentially an employment scheme causing huge inefficiencies
by tandav
21 Apr 2019 07:53
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: GST - Discussion on all aspects.
Replies: 717
Views: 99999

Re: GST - Discussion on all aspects.

No it does not... the link does not answer the question whether the vendor can issue an IGST invoice to the buyer's non local registered address? Sir IGST bills are specifically issued to the buyers of defferent state with that states GST no... I dont understand where the problem is.. In the area o...
by tandav
20 Apr 2019 15:59
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: GST - Discussion on all aspects.
Replies: 717
Views: 99999

Re: GST - Discussion on all aspects.

ITC can be taken for SGST/CGST paid by vendor and set off against IGST payable. No need to get lungis in a twist. You do not need to register in every state 1 registration is enough. I would suggest you cancel the other unessecary GST registrations. https://www.caclubindia.com/articles/no-separate-...
by tandav
20 Apr 2019 15:53
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: GST - Discussion on all aspects.
Replies: 717
Views: 99999

Re: GST - Discussion on all aspects.

My question is whether we can ask the vendor to issue us IGST bill? I... snipped Sir There is Specific provision in GST called "Billed To" and " shipped To". Your vendor in your customers state has to Raise a IGST bill on your Company GST and address of your company home state u...
by tandav
20 Apr 2019 15:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2739
Views: 379553

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

They have an Asset which they are illegally squatting on... India can give them development loan/grant to in return for them vacating Kashmir to India and solve all problems. In case they need more money Balochistan and Sindh can also be put on the block. Win Win for all? Do you pay money to a cock...
by tandav
20 Apr 2019 15:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2739
Views: 379553

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Pakistan is not going to turn current account surplus any time soon. They have no assets to sell or offer to portfolio investors for hard cash. In the circumstances IMF bailout money will only help pay old loans back. They have an Asset which they are illegally squatting on... India can give them d...
by tandav
20 Apr 2019 14:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 577
Views: 134592

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

Malaysia and Singapore have their issues for sure, they have even threatened each other with Singapore saying that turning off water is tantamount to declaration of war; however their arming is not directed at each other. Singapore has conscription, and the Singaporeans (males, who have by requirem...
by tandav
20 Apr 2019 10:52
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: GST - Discussion on all aspects.
Replies: 717
Views: 99999

Re: GST - Discussion on all aspects.

I have a unique issue with GST that perhaps affects other businesses too.We are a engineering design consulting + project management firm with projects across India. In most cases clients prefer that Our company should design/engineer the system and also supply install test and commission (SITC) mat...
by tandav
13 Apr 2019 07:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 1525
Views: 107890

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Asked a UP based sugarcane juice seller who has his crusher shack in Gandhinagar his opinion on UP voting. He was angry at BJP and states SP+BSP will win.
by tandav
11 Apr 2019 07:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 1525
Views: 107890

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

From my side the BJP govt has done credible work and deserves another term. This may be the sentiment of many if not most educated urban dwellers. However it is rural India which actually votes and will form the govt. Hearsay: As per one of my acquaintances from UP who is close to SP. This election ...
by tandav
11 Apr 2019 07:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Poll thread on Indian General Election 2019
Replies: 43
Views: 8229

Re: Poll thread on Indian General Election 2019

From my side the BJP govt has done credible work and deserves another term. This may be the sentiment of many if not most educated urban dwellers. However it is rural India which actually votes and will form the govt. Hearsay: As per one of my acquaintances from UP who is close to SP. This election ...
by tandav
11 Apr 2019 07:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2739
Views: 379553

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Suggestion: India should offer Pakistan a soft loan in exchange of transfer all of disputed areas such POK, Gilgit, Baltistan, NWFP (any pockets of interest to India in Balochistan/Sindh may be added if amount is larger). This will resolve Kashmir issue and hopefully with the money Pakistan can inv...
by tandav
09 Apr 2019 13:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 2739
Views: 379553

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Suggestion: India should offer Pakistan a soft loan in exchange of transfer all of disputed areas such POK, Gilgit, Baltistan, NWFP (any pockets of interest to India in Balochistan/Sindh may be added if amount is larger). This will resolve Kashmir issue and hopefully with the money Pakistan can inve...
by tandav
31 Mar 2019 07:20
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 662
Views: 162169

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

Aditya_V wrote:
Austin wrote:JF-17 flying display today



An JF-17 with no external stores takes from 00:25 to 00:50 to complete a horizontal circle, i.e 25 secs- Just Brilliant I tell you.


Interestingly here the RD93 engine is smoke free
by tandav
30 Mar 2019 10:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 855
Views: 95182

Re: Indian ASAT Test

dont know what is the credibility of the source, but this claims to be a physics simulation of the intercept and subsequent debris cloud. they have assumed the missile climbed a bit higher and struck from top to force the debris down https://twitter.com/nktpnd/status/1111707335590899712 I was actua...
by tandav
28 Mar 2019 21:58
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry
Replies: 573
Views: 88344

Re: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry

Any pointers for creating a goat milk products market. India has the world's largest goat population however there seems to a lack of market for goat milk (which typically is the most malodorous milk due to large amounts of capric and caproic fatty acids (incidentally the smell of vomit is due to th...
by tandav
28 Mar 2019 20:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

This looks like the source video from which the flaming plane pic must have been sourced which was being used by Pakis to show that its a Su30 Doesn’t look like it’s related to mig21-F16 encounter https://twitter.com/sayareakd/status/1110577210094698497?s=21 kTmFjbuAo9g This is not a SU24 if you pa...
by tandav
28 Mar 2019 14:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian ASAT Test
Replies: 855
Views: 95182

Re: Indian ASAT Test

US Mil SatCom suggests that ASAT tests causing debris fields must involve some payment to USA for the monitoring role that they provide globally for free

https://spacenews.com/u-s-military-was-immediately-aware-of-indias-anti-satellite-missile-test/
by tandav
24 Mar 2019 15:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

What will be the rank of a ground controller? Will he above a Wg Cdr? Just curious. In the case of the Breguet Atlantique, The GC was Wing Co V.S. Sharma and the pilot who fired was Sq Ldr PK Bundela. It was Wing Co Sharma who vectored Sq Bundela in and gave the order to shoot Reference : http://ww...
by tandav
17 Mar 2019 22:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Shri Manohar Parrikar condolence thread
Replies: 108
Views: 6099

Re: Shri Manohar Parrikar condolence thread

Bhavpurna Shraddhanjali ... my best memory of him is from a laughter filled late night fire side Antakshari at Mumbai April 2015 with all his old college buddies during a reunion during IITB Global Business Forum meet held under his auspices in Oct 2015.

Om Shanti Om!
by tandav
17 Mar 2019 14:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

Its an abdul doing aoa Lets not get too carried away Agree 100%, he's just raising slogans as seen in the video when they were taking him away. Every Abdul looks the same with their v shaped jaws and a beard. I could literally gather 10 Shahbaz look alikes in an hour. Please post the video link the...
by tandav
17 Mar 2019 14:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

He is surrounded by PA jawans. One can think locals might mistake own guy. Jawans mostly won't. And the pilot died - this guy looks fine. He may have died just after this pic was taken, or may be he is still alive, so far there is no evidence that the pilot died in air, there is evidence that some ...
by tandav
17 Mar 2019 14:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

But wouldn't Bakis be able to quickly identify if a man was theirs or not. He would have papers, IDs, a mobile phone with Baki SIM card and numbers and most importantly the flight suit would have his name, flag (possibly) or PAF insignia somwehere. How would so many Bakis fail to spot any of these ...
by tandav
17 Mar 2019 10:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D0ZhUBqWsAApHWR.jpg Folks! High probability pic of the pilot of the F-16 that was shot down.... Partly hidden behind WC Abhi there is a bearded person in what appears to be a flight suit who has his hands up in the air (this is WC Shahbaz Ali Squadron 19 Sherdils I presu...
by tandav
15 Mar 2019 22:05
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5381
Views: 428294

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Pitot tube blockage due to icing seems dependent not just on latitudes but on weather at high altitudes. In one of the Air France Air Crash investigation which happened due to Pitot Tube Icing and Pilot taking wrong action which lead to crash. It was mentioned in at High Altitude depending on weath...
by tandav
15 Mar 2019 21:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 538262

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

Pardon my ignorance and apologies if already debunked. Was there a second captured IAF pilot? In this pic someone in the back has their hands in the air. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D0ZhUBqWsAApHWR.jpg That is a local Abdul! Has a beard and looks somewhat similar to WC Shahbaz Ali. Have we found th...
by tandav
12 Mar 2019 10:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

Wouldnt PAF pilot landing in Kashmir would be safe too as they are majority muslim population in there ......Pilot would have a rough idea where they have landed because they are trained for these things. Border areas of J&K are Shia and have plenty of reasons to be upset at Pakistani armed for...
by tandav
12 Mar 2019 09:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

At 4sec in https://www.samaa.tv/video/2019/02/watch-a-kashmiri-civilian-narrates-how-he-caught-indian-pilot-abhinandan/ he says something like "chatri hawa me ghoom rahi thi... teen chatri.. ak chali gayi XXX ki tarfa.. ak hamari gau me giri hai..." What is XXX that he said? His gau is Ho...
by tandav
09 Mar 2019 20:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

the video/stills (repeated on al hakimi) video looks very much like an F16 drop tank, the jagged bits of metal seen being thrown in the back of the truck look like a deformed pylon. so not jettisoned, but wrenched off/blown off/ sawn off by explosion pattern of the R73 can anyone with high res colo...
by tandav
05 Mar 2019 11:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

This is by far the most convincing video evidence that I have seen which supports the assertion that were atleast 2 parachutes and IAF claims were correct. However to my untrained eye I could not even see single parachute in this video. One person exclaims that only one parachute and only others me...
by tandav
04 Mar 2019 18:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

here is the 2 parachute video, both are from same plane I believe. around 0:14, you can see both parachutes in 1 frame CAOdrITApv0 Interesting video this. The people in it clearly are shouting about 2 parachutes. Now there is audio and video confirmation of the downed f16. So far the most convincin...
by tandav
03 Mar 2019 14:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

To add, paf f16s do not have drfm. Robot mentioned in that fmf page on the pengalin site. They did acquire DRFM jammers later. https://www.harris.com/sites/default/files/alq-211-advanced-integrated-defensive-electronic-warfare-suite-datasheet.pdf Does the IAF have something similar? isnt the EL8222...
by tandav
03 Mar 2019 12:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

The su-30s can swat down the solahs whenever they want... this has been shown in many exercises. However there are rules of engagement plus there are indications in the media that it was only the migs which were at the actual merge. The porkis and their chamchas in the western media can claim whate...
by tandav
03 Mar 2019 11:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

I do not believe anything PAF/Pakistan says, their denial means nothing they have no credibility. I have been scouring the internet for F-16 wreckage in the hopes of finding some evidence that sticks, this I have not found as yet. I am very inclined to believe IAF but hard evidence/wreckage and Abhi...
by tandav
03 Mar 2019 11:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

dont get suckered into PL12/SD10... pieces of metal with AIM 120c written on it usually dont fall from sky ? Explanation: PAF F-16 fired an AIM120C which narrowly missed ABhi's wingman and landed on our side. Abhi's MIG-21 was brought down by the SD10 is the story that PAF is putting out... it has ...
by tandav
03 Mar 2019 10:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2949
Views: 379640

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

So far there is no independent confirmation of a F-16 shootdown. We will have to wait to see if IAF releases WC Abhinandan's and other's folks debrief. The more serious and unfortunate part is that as it stands today even though IAF has very good platforms in the air in terms of MKI, Mig 29s, M2000 ...
by tandav
27 Feb 2019 14:44
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 128655

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

Manu Pubby ‏ Verified account This can now be said without doubt - The Pakistani military now has Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman under custody. He is a MiG 21 pilot. Hoping he remains safe. Appalling that Manu Pubby and Abhijit Iyer Mitra are going ahead and confirming on SM that this news is ...
by tandav
27 Feb 2019 14:32
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 128655

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

Any update on the F16 supposedly downed ? The only pics I saw on twitter seemed to resemble a Mig - 21 Tail Horizontal Stabilizer corroborating the story that Pakistan has shotdown a Mig 21 and captured one Indian Pilot who landed in POK. Waiting for corroboration from IAF officially. CNN reports t...
by tandav
27 Feb 2019 09:33
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 128655

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

India must have communicated to China that any Pakistani nuclear attack on India will invite an Indian Nuclear retaliation on China. Essentially GOI knows that Pakistani nuclear weapons are Chinese nukes and Chinese delivery systems. I was going to propose such a thing - that we equate Pak and Chin...
by tandav
27 Feb 2019 08:36
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps
Replies: 2210
Views: 128655

Re: Indian Forces Strikes Pakistan Terrorist Camps

India must have communicated to China that any Pakistani nuclear attack on India will invite an Indian Nuclear retaliation on China. Essentially GOI knows that Pakistani nuclear weapons are Chinese nukes and Chinese delivery systems.

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