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by Vips
24 May 2018 22:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3379
Views: 345894

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

Uncertainty in defence ministry over key appointments. There is uncertainty in the defence ministry over several top-level appointments, with orders still awaited on key posts to be vacated by the end of this month. The Vice-Chief of Army Staff, the head of the Defence Research and Development Orga...
by Vips
24 May 2018 20:31
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Infrastructure News & Discussion
Replies: 687
Views: 121067

Re: Infrastructure News & Discussion

There has been a quite revolution in the Logistics sector with more high-tonnage/high haulage/multi axle trucks coming in place of old ones.This is across the replacement as well as the new trucks market.
by Vips
24 May 2018 18:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1117
Views: 62648

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Ha Ha they think they can stop the arbitration ruling of a superior court by taking the matter to a lower court which itself is a kangaroo court :rotfl:
by Vips
24 May 2018 17:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1117
Views: 62648

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

This when the ISI nut job openly boasted in an interview in US of how ISI expertly played a double game and promoted terror as a policy. The leaders who attended this function should be shamed of how they are supporting a terrorist by showing this interview. Check the link below from 19:30 onwards w...
by Vips
24 May 2018 17:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indus Water Treaty
Replies: 2927
Views: 302036

Re: Indus Water Treaty

Heh Heh - Predictably Pakis claim Saazish of Indian lobby in World bank for not taking its side. :lol: Pakistan's complaint to the World Bank about alleged Indian violations of the Indus Waters Treaty (IWT) was frustrated by the South Asian department of the World Bank which is "under the infl...
by Vips
24 May 2018 03:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1117
Views: 62648

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Maya Mirchandani ‏Verified account @maya206 Packed house at release of ‘Spy Chronicles: RAW, ISI and the Illusion of Peace’ by AS Dulat & Asad Durrani, written by @autumnshade. Manmohan Singh, Farooq Abdullah, @YashwantSinha all on stage with @BDUTT moderating . Pity Mr Durrani didn’t get visa ...
by Vips
23 May 2018 21:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1117
Views: 62648

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

The preparation is not for the grey list. As per reports the Grey list is a minimum Pakistan will be put into. The real question will they be put into the black list instead of grey.
by Vips
23 May 2018 21:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indus Water Treaty
Replies: 2927
Views: 302036

Re: Indus Water Treaty

ECNEC approves Neelum-Jhelum project at Rs507b cost Some gems from above: -The project had been initially approved at a cost of Rs15.2 billion in 1989. It took 29 years and Rs506.8 billion to complete the scheme. -National sentiments were exploited while executing the Neelum-Jhelum project by sayin...
by Vips
23 May 2018 17:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indus Water Treaty
Replies: 2927
Views: 302036

Re: Indus Water Treaty

In light of their time tested behaviour of declaring victory after every defeat, just waiting to see what type of spin the Pakistanis will give regarding their 'successful meet with world Bank' :mrgreen:
by Vips
23 May 2018 02:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1095
Views: 120308

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

* Mallya's passport has been cancelled. He cannot travel out of UK, since he has no government issued travel document (left India March 2016, passport canceled April 2016). He attended Monaco Grand Prix this year. He certainly has a second passport which allowed him entry into Monaco. IIRC, he has ...
by Vips
23 May 2018 02:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1117
Views: 62648

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

So South Korea, Malaysia, China and now India has grown due to paki hard work in formulating economic plans. Pakistan should call a UN special session and ask for all these countries to compensate them from here till eternity :rotfl: They should also rightfully take possession of Emirates, Etihad, Q...
by Vips
23 May 2018 02:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indus Water Treaty
Replies: 2927
Views: 302036

Re: Indus Water Treaty

Paki's are :(( that india is building dams and it is fun to watch the reaction given by various 'anal'ysts on paki channels. Here are some gems i have heard so far: -We gave away the three eastern rivers to India. -India is stealing our water. -India is generating electricity from our waters. -If in...
by Vips
22 May 2018 18:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 1806
Views: 191502

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

Haraam link: Is China making Pakistan a client-state with its ‘debt-book diplomacy’? What is less well-advertised are the terms of the cooperation, and the costs. Many of the infrastructure projects are financed through debt. They are Chinese projects built for China’s geopolitical and economic adv...
by Vips
22 May 2018 05:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 4302
Views: 484113

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

India's first long-range artillery gun `Dhanush' set for trial this week. Dhanush, the first long-range artillery gun developed indigenously by Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) and manufactured by Jabalpur-based Gun Carriage Factory (GCF), will undergo trial in Jaisalmer’s Pokhran sometime this week. T...
by Vips
21 May 2018 18:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1117
Views: 62648

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

"Keep Them Well Fed And Happy So That They Do Not Attack You In The Future" Syndrome :roll: Peshawar Sikh community arranging Iftaar for Poor. https://i.redditmedia.com/AcjMiK4j5wT3tK4v4Vu6f2XnQ7sMsjsXe2geqBLfy78.jpg?w=1024&s=e18b67cbd859d51a31d682fd01cdebaa A part of Jizya being paid...
by Vips
21 May 2018 04:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5251
Views: 450544

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

I only said we should , Putin likes leaders coming to Moscow to massage his ego. Erdogan, Assad, Netanyahu, all have earned much by paying homage to him. Its a good decision by Modi to pay him a visit. Modi should act smart. He needs to balance between China, Russia and US. You wrote that india nee...
by Vips
20 May 2018 19:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1095
Views: 120308

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Growing clout, Modi wining elections is all in the future. Just let them know India will start giving residency to wanted UK fugitives and you will see the ruling UK Pakis suddenly becoming dharmic. Unless they feel the pain they are not going to change and will keep hiding behind legalese and due p...
by Vips
20 May 2018 19:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5251
Views: 450544

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

Russia is not in a marriage with China, nor is there any formal military alliance.No equiv. of even our erstwhile friendship treaty with the Sovs. You are right Russia is not in a marriage with China. Why does China need to marry when Russia is willing to be its concubine :lol: China does not have ...
by Vips
20 May 2018 18:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5251
Views: 450544

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

Yes we may play all sides and will be neither here nor there. With respect to the US, Russia may throw some crumbs of support but when it comes to china are they going to support ? - Nada, Nyet, No. When it comes to China, is US going to support us? Did it give a single statement in support of Indi...
by Vips
20 May 2018 02:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5251
Views: 450544

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

Yes we may play all sides and will be neither here nor there. With respect to the US, Russia may throw some crumbs of support but when it comes to china are they going to support ? - Nada, Nyet, No.
by Vips
19 May 2018 22:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5251
Views: 450544

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

So India = Syria or Israel or Egypt? What next India = Vanuatu or Tuvalu? Unless you respect yourself nobody is going to respect you. To consider Russia and China are not on the same page in strategic matters is like living on hope and fresh air only. No matter what leverage India uses Russia cannot...
by Vips
19 May 2018 08:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 3375
Views: 393397

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

HAL keen to supply Navy with light utility helicopters. Putting its hat in the ring for a naval requirement of light utility helicopters, state-owned aircraft manufacturer Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has asked the defence ministry to consider its indigenous chopper as well, against just loo...
by Vips
19 May 2018 03:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1117
Views: 62648

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Paki Media Says That This Joker Sings The Praise Of The Paki Fauj Ad Nauseam WajBro, the man’s man, the ladies’ man, the man of action, the man who knows his firearms, the man who can survive, nay, thrive in the wilderness, wrestling bears if he has to ! https://cache.pakistantoday.com.pk/wzj.jpg ....
by Vips
18 May 2018 18:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: AMCA News and Discussions
Replies: 3162
Views: 339282

Re: AMCA News and Discussions

Tamil Nadu to build India’s next generation defence aircraft. The Aeronautical Development Agency, which had conceived and designed the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas, has set the ball rolling for building the next generation defence aircraft, the Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft (AMCA), by exten...
by Vips
17 May 2018 23:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4540
Views: 678537

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Indonesia likely to give India access to deep seaport in Sabang. Indonesia might give India access to a deep sea port in Sabang, including to its naval vessels. Addressing a Delhi audience here today, Luhut Pandjaitan, maritime affairs minister in the Jokowi government, said, “India and Indonesia h...
by Vips
17 May 2018 23:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and ASEAN / East Asia
Replies: 651
Views: 51980

Re: India and ASEAN / East Asia

Indonesia likely to give India access to deep seaport in Sabang. Indonesia might give India access to a deep sea port in Sabang, including to its naval vessels. Addressing a Delhi audience here today, Luhut Pandjaitan, maritime affairs minister in the Jokowi government, said, “India and Indonesia h...
by Vips
17 May 2018 18:56
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: A Nation on the March
Replies: 773
Views: 167680

Re: A Nation on the March

India’s private wealth could triple by 2027—the fastest growth in the world. Indians are minting money like nobody’s business. Between 2017 and 2027, India’s total wealth—the private wealth held by all individuals in a country—is slated to grow from $8.23 trillion (Rs557 lakh crore) to $24.7 trilli...
by Vips
17 May 2018 18:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion
Replies: 1059
Views: 105185

Re: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion

Here's How Sikkim Became An Integral Part Of India On This Day In 1975. One of the most beautiful places across the length and breadth of the country, Sikkim, became a part of India on this day in 1975. Sikkim did not become a part of India when it became an independent Union in 1947. At that time ...
by Vips
17 May 2018 18:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread- June 2015
Replies: 571
Views: 65468

Re: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread- June 2015

Here's How Sikkim Became An Integral Part Of India On This Day In 1975. One of the most beautiful places across the length and breadth of the country, Sikkim, became a part of India on this day in 1975. Sikkim did not become a part of India when it became an independent Union in 1947. At that time ...
by Vips
17 May 2018 18:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III
Replies: 528
Views: 46310

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

One way a competitor can gain is offer to supply from existing flying stock to take care of the immediate falling numbers and then replace them with the new birds on order as they are delivered.Does not matter even if they are inferior versions of the one they will be offering in the tender. There w...
by Vips
17 May 2018 18:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 1117
Views: 62648

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

I think Pak army or ISI will bumped off Nawaz. Some creative murder. Either accident or bribe doctor to write heart attack. He is too toxic for rats. Nawaz is cognizant of what the army and its ISI rats can do. He would have let them know of how he has made video recording and signed documents (att...
by Vips
17 May 2018 17:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 2501
Views: 225174

Re: Su-30: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

tsarkar wrote:The current HAL proposal is lazy and more of a Rozgar Yojana for its MiG Complex


:D You forgot it will also enable the HAL Chairman to organize a press conference and do a photo-op of giving a giant notional cheque (of some tens of crores) to a clueless cabinet minister.
by Vips
17 May 2018 03:20
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry
Replies: 558
Views: 75892

Re: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry

Foodgrain production at record 279.5 million tonnes in 2017-18. The higher year-on-year food production is due to a larger harvest of rice, which rose from 109.7 million tonnes in 2016-17 to 111.5 million tonnes in 2017-18, and a record crop of pulses which rose 5.9% year-on-year Aided by a normal ...
by Vips
16 May 2018 08:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5251
Views: 450544

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

There are compelling reasons it happened. For Saudi Arabia it wanted to open up the Saudi market and for Turkey the reason it is to notch a sale to a NATO member and if possible to wean away from it. For India there are no compelling strategic reason given that Russia is increasingly taking its cue ...
by Vips
16 May 2018 02:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5251
Views: 450544

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

Doubtful that any such thing will happen. More likely, Russia wants to get some economic backing in the form of assured Indian support to some of its programs ala pakfa. I think India will once again help, but I sure hope it gets it's pound of flesh No way Russia will give S400 system to India with...
by Vips
15 May 2018 21:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 4302
Views: 484113

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

Army moving towards procuring mounted gun system, trying to revalidate project. In its latest efforts to equip its artillery regiments with news guns, the Indian Army is finally moving towards procuring 814 of the ‘mounted gun system’- a gun mounted on a wheeled vehicle- a project worth about Rs 15...
by Vips
15 May 2018 19:04
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 4360
Views: 296567

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Iceland’s low-cost carrier WOW air offers flights to Europe, North America with fares starting Rs 13,499. WOW air, Iceland’s low fare transatlantic airline, announced the launch of its flight operations in India from December 7, 2018, with ‘airfares that will enable everyone to fly.’ The airline to...
by Vips
15 May 2018 04:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4540
Views: 678537

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Unless and until officials are held accountable and responsible for delays, this is going to continue forever. This 'casual delay' of 5 years is the time self respecting and committed ship builders would normally take to build a big complex ship.
by Vips
15 May 2018 03:19
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry
Replies: 558
Views: 75892

Re: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry

Meet Bakshi Ram, the man behind Uttar Pradesh's brimming sugar mills. India’s sugar sector is staring at an unprecedented glut, with production topping 31 million tonnes.Sugar is suddenly tasting bitter as mills are finding it difficult to pay sugarcane farmers in the politically sensitive state of...

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