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by Vips
15 Nov 2019 22:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Coast Guard: News & Discussion
Replies: 421
Views: 46658

Re: Indian Coast Guard: News & Discussion

India launches 11th Sankalp-class vessel. India's Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) has launched another 105 m improved Sankalp-class offshore patrol vessel (OPV) ordered for the Indian Coast Guard (ICG). The vessel was launched on 14 November at GSL's facilities in Goa. It will be the 11th vessel in the ...
by Vips
15 Nov 2019 04:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 8311

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Pakistan will no longer fight someone else's war in future: PM Imran - News Desk Prime Minister Imran Khan said that Pakistan had suffered a lot due to its policy of becoming a part of foreign conflicts in the past, vowing that the country “from now onwards will only play a conciliatory role betwee...
by Vips
15 Nov 2019 04:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3486
Views: 357099

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

raids on BMC contractors today. Anyone thought the BJP will let it slide kya? Once NCP/CON have deflated SS in state government formation by keeping most of the big portfolios, BJP will try to deprive the Sena of its fallback ATM in the BMC. BMC and by extension the Shit Sena have been shamelessly ...
by Vips
14 Nov 2019 18:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3486
Views: 357099

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

So putting hat on as a loyal & optimistic congress worker: If Congress doesn't strike a deal with SS and BJP top brass want to do nothing with SS, This would most likely result in elections in next 6-9 months. With NCP+Cong fighting together while SS and BJP fighting elections separately and th...
by Vips
14 Nov 2019 08:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5553
Views: 615109

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis


India-Russia Logistics Agreement
by Vips
13 Nov 2019 19:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 4345
Views: 729986

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

Four Indian firms including Tata, Adani in final race for Rs 25,000 crore chopper deal for Navy. Four Indian firms including Tata, Adani, Mahindra Defence Systems and Bharat Forge have been shortlisted by the Indian Navy as strategic partners for the project involving a deal worth Rs 25,000 crore f...
by Vips
13 Nov 2019 19:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3486
Views: 357099

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

As in Karnataka, BJP can go after the education mafia in Maharashtra who are majority sugar belt barons from Western Maharashtra and belong either to Congess or NCP.
by Vips
13 Nov 2019 06:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3486
Views: 357099

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

The Sharad Pawar-Sonia Gandhi Phone Call That Thwacked Shiv Sena's Plans. The Shiv Sena was hoping to stake claim to power in Maharashtra last evening with the support of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and the Congress, which would raise its numbers to 154 in the assembly -- nine past the maj...
by Vips
13 Nov 2019 05:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3486
Views: 357099

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

They will loose the christian/muslim votes big time to the communist party in Kerala and Kerala needs to be preserved by the Con party as a ticket to the parliament (and entry into the Lutyens zone) for Rahul Gandhi and very soon for Sonia Gandhi. In other states too like (Delhi, Bihar, MP, Jharkhan...
by Vips
13 Nov 2019 05:25
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry
Replies: 596
Views: 101931

Re: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry

Toxic air in Delhi fueled by rice fields. Each year India’s rice farmers burn the stubble of the harvested crop, contributing to an annual haze that damages the health of those in and around the capital. Yet the country is producing more rice than it needs thanks to government subsidies. Guaranteed...
by Vips
13 Nov 2019 05:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3486
Views: 357099

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Unless BJP leadership finds a way to break the SS louts, I am willing to stick my neck out and predict that NCP-SS-Congoon govt will come to fruition. In fact, SS is in a point of no return. They simply cannot go back to BJP in present form without becoming an even bigger laughing stock. Furthermor...
by Vips
13 Nov 2019 05:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 8311

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Growing vegetarianism in Pakistan — a choice or a necessity? A recent report showed Pakistan to be the second-fastest growing vegetarian country in the world. Analysts say high inflation is impacting the food patterns of many Pakistanis, compelling them to give up eating meat. The ultimate destiny ...
by Vips
12 Nov 2019 23:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3486
Views: 357099

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Just a while back, turdesai made an interesting observation on India Today live. When the NCP has time till 8:30 pm why did it shoot the letter to the Gov. so early? Did Pawar calculate that it would allow the central cabinet to decide on the matter immediately! To which, its National Affairs edito...
by Vips
12 Nov 2019 23:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3486
Views: 357099

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Kashi wrote:
UlanBatori wrote:Is Greater Mumbai Great enough to become a UT I wonder.. just wondering of course.


No party will dare do that.


IIRC even for article 370 people voiced such opinion. Nothing is impossible to do if Modi/Shah set their minds to it.
by Vips
12 Nov 2019 18:58
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Health Care Sector
Replies: 1162
Views: 84431

Re: Indian Health Care Sector

Indian device for cancer fight gets USFDA’s ‘breakthrough’ tag. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s Centre for Devices and Radiological Health has designated a medical invention by a Bengaluru-based scientist as a “breakthrough device” in the treatment of liver, pancreatic and breast cancer...
by Vips
12 Nov 2019 18:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3855
Views: 535813

Re: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector

I remember posting on the forum on what i thought was exciting news of Reliance taking over Kemrock 2-3 years back. Looking at the strategic possibilities i had reported the takeover with great enthusiasm. But seemingly nothing has happened and there is no news after that.
by Vips
12 Nov 2019 18:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3821
Views: 629756

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

The EIU predicted that Pakistan’s real GDP would expand by an annual average of 3.1 per cent in fiscal years 2019/20- 2023/24 (July-June). In other words the real growth in Pukistan will be 0% as porkistani population is growing at 3% every year. In 5 years there will be a backlog of atleast 5 mill...
by Vips
12 Nov 2019 18:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3486
Views: 357099

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Congress wont take a chance of supporting SS/NCP for being in partial power in Maharashtra in view of the immediate elections coming up in Jharkhand and Delhi. If they support SS/NCP then it would be surely a 4 cornered contest in West Bengal elections too (Mamta would not take a chance of any under...
by Vips
11 Nov 2019 23:30
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 5390
Views: 499281

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Army man clinches gold in World Bodybuilding Championship. Adding yet another feather to the cap of the Madras Engineer Group (MEG) of the Indian Army — informally known as Madras Sappers — Havildar Anuj Kumar Taliyan Monday clinched gold in the 11th World Bodybuilding Championship 2019 held at Jej...
by Vips
11 Nov 2019 02:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 1887
Views: 496666

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

Lok Sabha TV on: Hypersonic Missile.

by Vips
10 Nov 2019 20:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 491579

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

^^ Check how haughty and superior he is acting. Even with his cabinet ministers his facial expressions are like you are too low compared to me.
Thinks of himself as a Mughal emperor instead of the two bit joker of ISI and Army that he is.

Not to mention has a loser surname like Niazi :rotfl:
by Vips
09 Nov 2019 05:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 491579

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Before this thread meets its end I thought Dimran would at least be out of the hot seat in Pukistan if not meeting his share of the 72 sex starved mullahs in Jannat.

Bushra bibi must be doing some crazy overshifts with the jernails and the chinese. :wink:

IB4TL onlee!!!!
by Vips
08 Nov 2019 22:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2606
Views: 394309

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Looks like Philby had many b a s t a r d s from multiple women who have now all joined Labor Party in Englishstan.
by Vips
07 Nov 2019 18:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 491
Views: 124412

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

https://i.imgur.com/CTNCF5q.png https://i.imgur.com/bTFiajA.png Bharat forge ULH. Hats off to the Kalyani's for putting in their personal funds in setting up the defense products division. This inspite of the PSU mentality of the majority of our (Gober)ments. Only wish other Indian industrialists h...
by Vips
07 Nov 2019 09:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Coast Guard: News & Discussion
Replies: 421
Views: 46658

Re: Indian Coast Guard: News & Discussion

GRSE delivers fast patrol vessel, 'Annie Besant' to Indian Coast Guard. Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd (GRSE) on Tuesday delivered 'Annie Besant', second in the series of five fast patrol vessels (FPV) to the Indian Coast Guard. The protocol of delivery and acceptance was signed betwee...
by Vips
06 Nov 2019 19:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 491579

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

You can bet your last dollar there will not be any increase in overall exports. All the schemes will remain on paper and the Chinese will favor setting up units in Vietnam and Cambodia trusting the efficient labor force there.In the meanwhile the principal loan amount given to pakistan + interest on...
by Vips
06 Nov 2019 18:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3821
Views: 629756

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Pakistan seeks $9 billion loan from China to fund CPEC projects.

64 Million dollar question is what does the paki whore offer to the chinese that they do not already have? :rotfl:
by Vips
05 Nov 2019 18:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2821
Views: 456455

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

Why unlocking defence land bank to meet military's needs isn't a bad idea. GoI's step to amend the terms of reference of the 15th Finance Commission (FC) so as to address “serious concerns regarding the allocation of adequate, secure and non-lapsable funds for defence and internal security of India...
by Vips
05 Nov 2019 18:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Key Military Strategic Issues List 2017-2018-2022
Replies: 16
Views: 3691

Re: Key Military Strategic Issues List 2017-2018-2022

Why unlocking defence land bank to meet military's needs isn't a bad idea. GoI's step to amend the terms of reference of the 15th Finance Commission (FC) so as to address “serious concerns regarding the allocation of adequate, secure and non-lapsable funds for defence and internal security of India...
by Vips
05 Nov 2019 18:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 1887
Views: 496666

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

I hope the customary year end test of Agni IV and Agni V is also done in December. IIRC both have completed the user trials phase but Agni V is yet to be operationlaised and information is not clear about Agni IV too. Waiting for an announcement that fresh trials were done from production lot . Indi...
by Vips
04 Nov 2019 23:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 4009
Views: 854485

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

ISRO Develops Submersible Capsule Capable of Travelling 6,000 Meters Deep for Ocean Mission. India's ambition to send men to the deep sea in a submersible vehicle appears to be one step closer to fruition with ISRO successfully developing a design for its crew module, a sphere shaped capsule. "...
by Vips
04 Nov 2019 23:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 1459
Views: 416598

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

Full FOC configuration Tejas (SP21) to fly by end of this month. HAL starts assembly work on SP33 and SP34. (This news is per a Defence AV on Youtube)
by Vips
04 Nov 2019 18:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 491
Views: 124412

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

Indian Army to have first Dhanush regiment by March 2020 https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/army-to-have-first-dhanush-regiment-by-march-2020/article29872109.ece Within the first year of production/induction there is a delay of 3 months. Lets hope all 114 guns are inducted by March 2022. There ...
by Vips
04 Nov 2019 05:15
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 5390
Views: 499281

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Lakshya Sen Wins Second Straight Super 100 Title. Lakshya Sen on Sunday won the SaarLorLux Open Super100 title with a sensational come from behind win over China's Weng Hong Yang. It was Lakshya's second consecutive Super 100 title and third straight tournament win overall. The 18-year-old was trai...

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