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by Vips
17 Aug 2018 18:47
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion
Replies: 1431
Views: 179256

Re: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion

Big Oil is racing to pump all the oil out of Texas. The oil industry is shelling out billions of dollars in a series of acquisitions in the Permian Basin, the hottest oilfield in the world. The latest deal came on Tuesday when Diamondback Energy (FANG) agreed to purchase shale producer Energen (EGN...
by Vips
12 Jul 2018 20:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 826
Views: 107656

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Name one country which allowed itself to be a guinea pig to validate a design from another country which has no track record of exporting a major defence system.
by Vips
12 Jul 2018 20:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 189813

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

PPP members being forced to switch loyalties, alleges Sherry Rehman.

Sherry has 'squeezing' loyalty to PPP and hence will not switch, but is scared of the security situation as she wants be alive to continue being RAPE (d). :rotfl:
by Vips
12 Jul 2018 19:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 826
Views: 107656

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Really, everyone starts at some place. Before they reach their destination. This very thread had a post on a design of an an Indian SSK not one year ago. Which was an early design. DRDO AIP is already in use on land. Which will be fitted to scorpean class boats during MLU. MDL is has repeatedly sta...
by Vips
12 Jul 2018 16:35
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 4506
Views: 317768

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Delhi airport's growth is precisely because there is no other major airport in North, Central and the eastern belt upto Bihar.
by Vips
12 Jul 2018 16:29
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion
Replies: 1431
Views: 179256

Re: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion

US soon to leapfrog Saudis, Russia as top oil producer. The US is on pace to leapfrog both Saudi Arabia and Russia and reclaim the title of the world’s biggest oil producer for the first time since the 1970s. The latest forecast from the US Energy Information Administration predicts that US output ...
by Vips
11 Jul 2018 18:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 826
Views: 107656

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Time for reality check.
Taiwanese must be smoking something really potent to even think of buying something as critical as a submarine from a country which has not built one for itself (of its own design) and which itself relies on foreign suppliers.
The Japanese will get the contract for sure.
by Vips
11 Jul 2018 01:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 189813

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Pakistan's first-ever Sikh police officer evicted from home, alleges turban untied. Pakistan's first-ever Sikh police officer, Gulab Singh, alleged on Tuesday that he had been forcefully evicted from his Lahore house and that his turban had been untied. Alleging that treatment being meted out in Pa...
by Vips
10 Jul 2018 18:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 189813

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Pakistani Islamist lobbied with author of UN report on Kashmir In a sensational revelation, a Pakistani Islamist, based in Canada has admitted that the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, was in constant touch with him while preparing the Human Rights report on...
by Vips
10 Jul 2018 17:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1709
Views: 226063

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

Do not want to go OT but you are way too charitable by saying that Soviet Union was willing to help anybody who went to them. It did so as it wanted its own group of friends (and lackeys) in its geo-political competition with the US of A. Remember the special relationship it had with India and the &...
by Vips
10 Jul 2018 17:53
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Power Sector
Replies: 1493
Views: 194746

Re: India's Power Sector

The increased use of Air conditioners by 2030 alone would result in additional demand of 300,000 MW.
by Vips
10 Jul 2018 01:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1342
Views: 123306

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

South Korea to lift India ties on par with China, US, Japan. South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday said he was committed to raising South Korea’s relations with India to the level of those with China, Japan, Russia and the US, as he sought to expand cooperation in areas such as shipbuilding,...
by Vips
09 Jul 2018 22:14
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 2444
Views: 286423

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

New dwarf size to enable double stack container movement on Indian Railways. This weekend, the country's first double stack dwarf container train was flagged off at Rajkot railway station. It was a big achievement for the freight train network as these containers, being smaller in height could now ...
by Vips
09 Jul 2018 18:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 826
Views: 107656

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Russia has offered but Vietnam again requested India to supply them Brahmos.
by Vips
09 Jul 2018 17:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 189813

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

What is getting their goat is that Indian govt is denying visas to ex-Pakis, lumping them in the same bucket as Pakis. US would never do such a thing with ex-Iranians, since an Iranian holding an EU or Canadian passport (just to give an example) would be treated as a European or Canadian. Personall...
by Vips
09 Jul 2018 17:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 189813

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Dus percenti thought that this was the right time to stick a knife into Badmash clan and wriggle himself back into national prominence. The deep state slaps him down and is now showing him his place. The Fauj is shooting itself int he foot. If it goes after both PML-N and PPP, then what is going to...
by Vips
08 Jul 2018 20:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 826
Views: 107656

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

^^ Vietnam is friendly country for both India and Russia, still Russia is not giving clearance.
by Vips
08 Jul 2018 19:59
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4373
Views: 307442

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Dipa wins gold in Gymnastics World Cup. Returning to action after nearly a two-year lay-off due to injury, India's premier gymnast Dipa Karmakar clinched the gold medal in the vault event of FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Challenge Cup in Mersin, Turkey on Sunday. The 24-year-old from Tripura, who h...
by Vips
08 Jul 2018 16:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread - June 2014
Replies: 2579
Views: 242556

Re: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread - June 2014

India reconsidering Rs 2 lakh crore 5th generation fighter jet programme with Russia. India has conveyed to Russia its unwillingness to go ahead with the joint development of a fifth-generation fighter aircraft (FGFA) primarily due to high cost involved in the project, official sources said. They, ...
by Vips
08 Jul 2018 16:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 826
Views: 107656

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

The Russians gave us the BrahMos and helped us in the nuclear sub, T-90 was always only license building and not IP transfer like what they are suggesting for Submarine design. FGFA was also the Russian frontline so one can expect their unwillingness to part away many of the systems. Brahmos is a J...
by Vips
08 Jul 2018 00:42
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4373
Views: 307442

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

JP Dutta’s new war film traces untold story of India’s face-off against Chinese infiltration. Having treated the audience with realistic war films like ‘Border’ and ‘LOC Kargil’, filmmaker JP Dutta is now all set to complete the war trilogy with the upcoming movie ‘Paltan‘. ‘Paltan’, which is based...
by Vips
07 Jul 2018 20:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4230
Views: 772583

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Advanced Brahmos missile to hit enemy hidden in bunkers behind mountains. In order to target enemy bunkers hidden behind mountain ranges, an advanced version of the supersonic BrahMos missile is being developed that will have a “near vertical trajectory,” said Dr Sudhir K Mishra, CEO & MD, Brah...
by Vips
06 Jul 2018 22:10
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 2444
Views: 286423

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Train 18: Made-in-India 160 kmph train to run from September. India's much-awaited indigenously manufactured semi high-speed train, code-named Train 18, is expected to be rolled out in September. The train, built by Integral Coach Factory (ICF) of Chennai to promote Make in India, is capable of run...
by Vips
06 Jul 2018 21:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 2766
Views: 502328

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

Indian Space Research Organisation on hunt for another Rakesh Sharma. The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) is roping in Indian Air Force pilots to identify the first set of astronauts for a human space flight. IAF pilot Rakesh Sharma is the only Indian to have travelled in space. Isro test...
by Vips
06 Jul 2018 20:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 826
Views: 107656

Re: Project 75I - It Begins


^^ I hope we have learnt our lessons about Russian assurance of 'technology transfer' and 'joint design' from the FGFA and T90 saga. We should not fall for the same scam again and again.
by Vips
06 Jul 2018 20:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 359
Views: 47091

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

South Korea has tremendous experience and ability with building and operating the Upgraded 209. We can tie up with them.
by Vips
06 Jul 2018 19:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 1960
Views: 219620

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

They think they are too smart. The Chinese will literally take them through the cleaners - which only means more strategic challenges for India. The Paki whore will cite this to declare victory and justify being slaves to the Chinese.
by Vips
06 Jul 2018 19:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 189813

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

"Famous" Paki Lawyer Hamdani Sounds LOUD ALARM/ RED ALERT against Khatme Nabooat Case :mrgreen: Yasser Latif Hamdani ‏Verified account @theRealYLH 34m34 minutes ago Here is an appeal to the @UNHumanRights and the #World - Islamabad High Court has just crossed the first threshold for #geno...
by Vips
05 Jul 2018 19:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 189813

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Haraam Link: How aggressive deforestation is is destroying our natural resources.

The authors need to be publicly flogged. They are conspiring to prevent pakistan from becoming a desert like arabiya. Hadood Hanood agents! saazish!!
by Vips
05 Jul 2018 09:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 189813

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

After Last Week Fauji Promotion Announcement, Now It Is The Turn Of The "Paki Fazaiya" To Feast On The Financial Carcass Of The Paki State ! Pakistan promotes five PAF Officers to rank of Air Vice Marshal Wonder how many of the five appointments took into consideration, the concept of &qu...
by Vips
05 Jul 2018 09:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3896
Views: 286969

Re: Internal Security Watch

How Urban naxals, Khalistanis and ISI came together to break India. Fake handles on the social media, a huge plot to revive the Khalistan movement and funding the naxalites. This is a deadly cocktail that has been unearthed by the Indian security agencies who say that there is a big foreign hand in...
by Vips
04 Jul 2018 23:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3896
Views: 286969

Re: Internal Security Watch

Kerala: CPI(M) describes attack on SFI members as ‘Taliban model’ Terming the recent attack on SFI members in a college here as “Taliban Model,” the CPI(M) today said it would carry out an extensive campaign to “expose” the activities of radical Islamic outfit Popular Front of India (PFI) and its a...
by Vips
04 Jul 2018 23:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 189813

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Miandad urges BCCI, PCB to resume India-Pakistan cricketing ties. Former Pakistan Test captain Javed Miandad advised the Board of Control for Cricket in India and the Pakistan Cricket Board to work together for the resumption of bilateral series between the two countries. "It is high time the ...
by Vips
04 Jul 2018 18:59
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3697
Views: 179646

Re: Indian Education System

Inspired by Super 30, ‘Jindagi’ realising dreams of medical aspirants in Odisha. He could not become a doctor himself but is now pulling out all stops to ensure that others fare better. This year, 18 students from Odisha made it to medical school thanks to the initiative of Ajay Bahadur Singh, who ...
by Vips
04 Jul 2018 18:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 427
Views: 48332

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

China aims to outstrip Nasa with super-powerful rocket. China is working on a super-powerful rocket that would be capable of delivering heavier payloads into low orbit than NASA, a leading Chinese space expert was quoted as saying on Monday. By 2030, the Long March-9 rocket under development will b...
by Vips
03 Jul 2018 18:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2845
Views: 189813

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

X Posted from the Analyzing CPEC thread. A Blast from the past. Old-time BRF favourite, retired Uniformed Jihadi of the Punjabi Dominated Military of the Mohammadden Terrorism Fomenting Islamic Republic of Pakistan, “Pagal Sehgal” aka Ikram Sehgal, pops up after a long hiatus, at least to my knowle...
by Vips
03 Jul 2018 04:58
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 1839
Views: 279507

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

GST is an indirect tax and collected from traders and not consumers. All data from the article above is actual collections so far. There's potential for it to be passed through to consumer but that would show up as inflation. The earlier interview from PM Modi and others indicates this is not the c...
by Vips
03 Jul 2018 04:53
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Shipping Sector
Replies: 369
Views: 72061

Re: India's Shipping Sector

L&T should get into a JV with a foreign shipyard which specializes in building Commercial/Container Ships.

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