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by Arima
13 Dec 2018 19:12
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2503
Views: 395611

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Indian cane sugar MSP prices higher than brazil or international prices? i dont think so.
by Arima
12 Dec 2018 20:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Hindu-Buddhist Relations
Replies: 36
Views: 1161

Re: Hindu-Buddhist Relations

Wrt caste Caste never a word in any Indian languages including Sanskrit for centuries It is a portuguese word. Caste common in europe for centuries. It was based on birth right. A noble remains noble, a poor remains poor irrespective of wealth in europe. Europeans came to India. They being christia...
by Arima
11 Dec 2018 14:31
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2503
Views: 395611

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Karthik S wrote:
Arima wrote:
how is he a best fit for the post head of monetary policy board??? :shock:


Looks like you are not awake of his background:

http://www.iimb.ac.in/node/4960


I know he is a prof at IIM B, but i have aversion to put people from academia into such post. just personal thought.
by Arima
11 Dec 2018 14:27
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2503
Views: 395611

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Urjit Patel stands tall among predecessors with his final act; but his silence on note ban triggered the unmaking of RBI https://www.firstpost.com/business/urjit-patel-stands-tall-among-predecessors-with-his-final-act-but-his-silence-on-note-ban-triggered-the-unmaking-of-rbi-5708601.html
by Arima
10 Dec 2018 21:31
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2503
Views: 395611

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Karthik S wrote:I hope Prof R Vaidyanathan is appointed. Full desi and good understanding of Indian society and economy.


how is he a best fit for the post head of monetary policy board??? :shock:
by Arima
06 Dec 2018 21:21
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic changes
Replies: 4156
Views: 204628

Re: Perspectives on the global economic changes

a study by oxford research. http://resources.oxfordeconomics.com/global-cities-2035 while I would call it +ve news. if we do not tone up our municipal bodies and local governance asap, we will have all the worlds most unmanegeable slummy cities. rightly said. we need new thinking and reset of how c...
by Arima
06 Dec 2018 14:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2503
Views: 317309

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

The 5-eyes nations and the EU together with the Japanese have banned Huawei and other Chinese telecom firms from operating networks or 5G platforms that can be compromised or become a security risk. They will extend the same to Lenovo and few others in the chip ector Since the PRC has taken it upon...
by Arima
06 Dec 2018 14:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact
Replies: 711
Views: 40818

Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

i think we should move caste, religion language discussion to another thread and keep this thread for the topic. else it will get hijacked.
by Arima
05 Dec 2018 21:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact
Replies: 711
Views: 40818

Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

There is less generational mobility, segregation, incarceration, summary killings of low castes in India than of US blacks. That does not even include ‘miscegenation’ fears. caste has moved on from violence to denial of power and economic mobilization. almost all major caste have political party an...
by Arima
04 Dec 2018 18:13
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry
Replies: 568
Views: 83161

Re: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry

Agrarian crisis clear & present danger for Indian economy https://www.livemint.com/rf/Image-621x414/LiveMint/Period2/2018/12/03/Photos/Processed/g-agriculture-kIPD--621x414@LiveMint.jpg India's gross domestic product (GDP) growth for the second quarter (Q2) has laid bare the deepening distress ...
by Arima
04 Dec 2018 17:56
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry
Replies: 568
Views: 83161

Re: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry

Onion farmers' distress: Verghese Kurien's formula of giving farmers 50% of market price of harvest can help Social media is rife with the story of a farmer who got just Rs 1,064 for 750 kg of onion. So upset was he with the amount he received, that he is said to have sent the entire proceeds to th...
by Arima
28 Nov 2018 20:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1095
Views: 109118

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Maldives wil not go under Rocks will be dumped to raise it higher thats all If the dutch can live for centuries under level so can maldives cost of doing that kind of engineering for Male city with total rebuilding itself will sink 300K into another couple of billion more in debt. it might be bette...
by Arima
27 Nov 2018 21:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1095
Views: 109118

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

My mind voice telling already cheen will have in mind deigo garcia type facility in one of these island for a long time.
just that they have made Maldives sit in debt pit. one step closer or who knows already deals would have been signed.
by Arima
27 Nov 2018 13:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1095
Views: 109118

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Maldives accuses China of pushing small nations into debt; Male minister says Beijing executed infrastructure projects at inflated prices https://www.firstpost.com/world/maldives-accuses-china-of-pushing-small-nations-into-debt-male-minister-says-beijing-executed-infrastructure-projects-at-inflated...
by Arima
24 Nov 2018 02:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1095
Views: 109118

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

billion dollar debt for 300k people??
let them sink in debt before they sink from rising ocean.
by Arima
29 Oct 2018 20:42
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 4735
Views: 351972

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Looks like aircraft was brand new and completed only 800 hrs of flying (From Wiki). first 737 Max8 to crash till date. hope real reason is found quick.
by Arima
16 Oct 2018 16:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103616

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

Buddhist color to Ayyapa looks real interesting- some reference from google- https://books.google.ch/books?id=Be3PCvzf-BYC&pg=PA123&lpg=PA123&dq=ayyappa+buddhism&source=bl&ots=9l4wThloCi&sig=bwQ2vju2jsYZMbfK5fmnt7nwgBw&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjBi5vh2YreAhXN2qQKHZj1D...
by Arima
01 Oct 2018 12:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Russian Weapons & Military Technology
Replies: 1483
Views: 194518

Re: Russian Weapons & Military Technology

K-433 Svyatoy Georgiy Pobedonosets: Nuclear Triad Workhorse
by Arima
17 Aug 2018 16:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103616

Re: Kerala Floods - Aug 2018

^^Your support means what it is worth! Sir! This is the Floods thread onlee. The cause is heavy and incessant rains all over the state, due to a depression in the Bay of Bengal. It literally pulled the warm moist air from the IOR and dumped all the moisture here. So much of water came down the rive...
by Arima
17 Aug 2018 12:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103616

Re: Kerala Floods - Aug 2018

Report from Ground One (10 kliks away from Ground Zero): Sabarimala Temple is isolated, with the chief priest and assistants there. No way for devotees or anything else to reach there. The CT here is that Lord Ayyappa got angry on the supreme court case for women entry, and asserted his supreme aut...
by Arima
16 Aug 2018 20:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Atal Bihari Vajpayee Passes Away
Replies: 71
Views: 4274

Re: Atal Bihari Vajpayee Passes Away

nam wrote:Still remember the days post the nuke test, Kargil and mobilization for Parakram. I doubt the new generation will ever get to live those times.

ABV left a inedible mark.

those are double edge sword. we dont want such situation ever again. but yes ABV prevailed through.
by Arima
13 Aug 2018 12:21
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1140
Views: 112266

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-consumption/in-chinas-debt-laden-xiamen-real-estate-boom-chokes-consumption-idUSKBN1KF0R6 In China's debt-laden Xiamen, real estate boom chokes consumption XIAMEN, China/BEIJING (Reuters) - Yang Xiaodao, a 26-year-old civil servant in the Chinese cit...
by Arima
03 Aug 2018 19:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - July 27, 2018
Replies: 2848
Views: 154846

Re: Terroristan - July 27, 2018

Aditya_V wrote:Why not rename as TAP line without the I?



i would say "P" should be left out and consider laying pipe under sea if at all feasible.
by Arima
31 Jul 2018 19:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2503
Views: 317309

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

Why is Saudi Arabia halting oil shipments through the Red Sea - Reuters Saudi Arabia announced last week it was suspending oil shipments through the Red Sea’s Bab al-Mandeb strait after Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthis attacked two ships in the waterway. To date, no other exporters have followed suit. ...
by Arima
09 Jul 2018 21:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 809
Views: 143027

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

is India's second Indigenous air craft carrier construction stared?

Ajay Shukla says so?

http://www.rediff.com/news/special/why- ... 180709.htm
by Arima
19 Jun 2018 12:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2503
Views: 317309

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

India, China in talks to form bloc against Opec - Sanjay Dutta, ToI We should be telling OPEC that if oil prices are not in region of 60 then India will make electric vehicles tax Free and start establishing charging stations in the country everywhere including parking lots to reduce the dependence...
by Arima
18 Jun 2018 16:12
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 759139

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Depends on who was available to go right away. Perhaps they had a team of MARCOS standing by. Apparently, the ship was abandoned, burning and drifting. One MARCOS guy was winched down on to the burning ship to make the initial assessment. One anchor was dropped by these guys and last heard, prepara...
by Arima
15 Jun 2018 14:59
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2503
Views: 395611

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Jaggi's article in Swarajya today essentially echoes the above views. He is of the view that a stricter tax regime, IBC and NPA cleanup are squeezing the promoters out of their businesses, attempts at formalising the economy and transactions are stifling new investments. And that because black mone...
by Arima
05 Jun 2018 19:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Two and Half Front War Scenario
Replies: 209
Views: 20471

Re: Two and Half Front War Scenario

nam wrote:If Pak nukes india, we will nuke China. As simple as that.

The Chinese know it very well.

we have a policy of no first use. but in case one country use nuke against us, then can India attack a third country? how can India justify this to world?
by Arima
01 Jun 2018 19:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2503
Views: 317309

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

{Where the heck is this location in the IOR and why does it have a Chinese-sounding name?} China has placed seismometers in the three nearby hydrothermal fields which it reportedly named Longqi, Yuhuang and Duanqiao. Take a wild guess - http://slideplayer.com/slide/6219874/20/images/23/Global+hydro...
by Arima
17 May 2018 21:26
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry
Replies: 568
Views: 83161

Re: Indian Agriculture and Agro-based Industry

do we have any break up of food grain production state wise for the above posts data?
by Arima
14 May 2018 13:02
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 2503
Views: 395611

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

On that token, here are 2018 and 2023 PPP GDP numbers (in $ trillions): Country 2018_GDP 2023_GDP China 25.2 37.0 USA 20.4 24.5 India 10.4 16.8 Japan 5.6 6.4 Germany 4.3 5.2 UK 3.0 3.6 France 2.9 3.5 We'll add $6 trillion in GDP in a 6 year period, more than anyone but China. More than YooEss too. ...
by Arima
11 May 2018 16:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4668
Views: 288179

Re: Deterrence

so much have happened in 20 years in armed forces particularly nuclear reactor for submarine, missiles etc. but what about advancement in nuclear weapons arena?
by Arima
30 Apr 2018 01:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2503
Views: 317309

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



why are we importing boiler equipment from China in such huge numbers? why cant Make In India reverse this trends?
by Arima
30 Apr 2018 01:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2503
Views: 317309

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

I can't figure out why Modi went to China. If he did go there to request the Chinese to not throw a spanner before 2019 then it is a gigantic mistake. Coming to China from a position of weakness, you have lost the battle already. Now the Chinese hold all the cards. This theory can be validated unti...

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