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by Sachin
29 Mar 2020 20:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 3989
Views: 291193

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Whatsapp fwds claim that most of these people are from WB (could include Bangladeshis) and are being a bit unreasonable, for e.g refusing cooked food as they only want Bengali style food? Chances of them being Bangladeshis is quite high. Actually it is a good time for GoKL to get on with their iden...
by Sachin
29 Mar 2020 19:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 3989
Views: 291193

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

The best vaccination that we have at this time is keeping our hands clean. The more people that have access to hand sanitizer the more infections we can prevent. Kerala can be taken as an example here. There were liters of spirits etc. which were seized by Excise department. These have now been giv...
by Sachin
29 Mar 2020 15:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 3989
Views: 291193

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Large number of migrant labourers have taken to streets in Kerala. They are claiming lack of food and water and are requesting the administration to provide vehicles to travel back to their homes. Some of the Malayalam 24/7 News rumour mongering channels have said that they would NOT telecast visua...
by Sachin
28 Mar 2020 20:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 3989
Views: 291193

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Dears, why so much focus on what this community or that group or some individual(s) are doing wrong in this Resource thread? Aren't we getting enough of this gupshup from mainstream media already ?? When you read news like India's Infosys Fires Employee For Social Media Post Calling To ‘Spread The ...
by Sachin
27 Mar 2020 15:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

and who exactly are these political leaders from different parties whose experience and competence can help the government cope with the massive COVID2019 challenge. A yellow journal in Malayalam has a journalist exclusively there to support/defend Congress. That chap even suggested that MMS be mad...
by Sachin
27 Mar 2020 08:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

beware of social media look at the identical language of all these tweets Looks like GoI is on the right track and thus this new "Mysterious case of crying Taxi Drivers" as Arthur Conan Doyle would have said. Just like how it happened during De.Mo, we can expect more sob stories like man ...
by Sachin
26 Mar 2020 08:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4748
Views: 607710

Re: Internal Security Watch

The Corona/COVID-19 is also exposing lots of shady activities with active involvement of one 'minority community'. This may be also the opportunity for intelligence agencies to clean up some other viruses. ⋅  Police detain 11 maulvis from foreign countries staying at Ranchi mosque ⋅&n...
by Sachin
26 Mar 2020 07:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 3989
Views: 291193

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

And in UP - India Today - UP Police is announcing in different parts of the state that medical stores and groceries will be opened only between 8-10 in morning and 4-6 in the evening. The states have been given leeway to formulate the steps on implementing the curfew under Sec 144 Cr.PC and the sta...
by Sachin
25 Mar 2020 21:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 3989
Views: 291193

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

This is regarding the Indian workers in gulf. Sent by an anonymous person to a youtuber named loy machedo Air lifting a large population from The Gelf may not be an option. I don't know if that was the intention of the anonymous user whose letter you quoted. What can be done is to use India's diplo...
by Sachin
25 Mar 2020 20:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 3989
Views: 291193

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Karnataka to allow essential shop to be open 24 hrs. At least in KA, they have formed a committee which includes ministers and bureaucrats etc to assess the situation periodically. DGP, Zone IGPs, Range DIGs have all given detailed instructions for the police officials on the ground manning the che...
by Sachin
25 Mar 2020 15:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 3989
Views: 291193

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Looking at psychotic and overzealous nature of our police forces - and many times they do so just to ensure bribes - the situation will precipitate into a crisis in next 1 week. Then we should identify less psychotic and overzealous and 100% honest people to enforce the Cr.PC Sec 144 curfew :roll:....
by Sachin
24 Mar 2020 20:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Some rumours on social media about 'Foreign peacefuls' found hiding in mosques in North India including Uyghurs is that true!! It is not a rumour, it is true. Find the below news link. Yes, lots of illegals and smugglers (like the one in Kerala) is also getting exposed due to Corona/COVID-19. 12 pe...
by Sachin
23 Mar 2020 10:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4748
Views: 607710

Re: Internal Security Watch

Interesting fact is he was interacting with IUML MLAs within his supposed quarantine period. I get the feeling he might become a millstone around IUML's neck. Unless the central agencies (IB, DRI, Customs & Central Excise) go at him with resolve and firmness, nothing is going to happen. Various...
by Sachin
22 Mar 2020 20:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Watching hundreds of videos and images from every corner of India where people voluntarily put themselves under curfew and came out to their doors,windows,balconies at 5 PM to clap for the health workers, emergency staff, security personnel is both deeply emotional and heart warming . The most touc...
by Sachin
21 Mar 2020 20:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

On the COVID-19 and Kerala's 20,000 Crore package. Covid-19: Kerala earns brownie points with relief package, but critics doubt viability The report reads.. Finance Minister Thomas Isaac said that the State had expected approval for a loan of ₹4,908 crore from the Centre during the final quarter of ...
by Sachin
21 Mar 2020 20:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4748
Views: 607710

Re: Internal Security Watch

COVID-19 seems to unearth many other unpleasant truths as well. Gold smuggling in 'God's Own Country' :roll: Gulf Returnee Tests Coronavirus Positive In Kerala, Refuses To Cooperate With Officials, Divulge Details Of Travel As per other Malayalam online portals this person seems to be a smuggler an...
by Sachin
21 Mar 2020 14:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Yes the TT was quaking but assuredly the sahab had severe brown pants syndrome and sat quietly in a corner like a whipped bully. #49 in this list seems to be the man. And as per the news he was also transferred out of Nanded district in Feb, 2020. His age and his designation does seem to give an im...
by Sachin
21 Mar 2020 14:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Just read Diggiraja has been taken into custody. The news is already a couple of days old. That is of no great value (especially since Diggi is a politician). He had come and did some dharna in front of the resort where the M.P MLAs were camping. So the police had to take him to 'preventive custody...
by Sachin
20 Mar 2020 11:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

So what is going to happen for Mr. Kamalanathan & Co in MP
Madhya Pradesh govt crisis Live: Speaker accepts resignation of 16 rebel Congress MLAs ahead of floor test. One leader is talking about a 'Formula 5' to be launched at 1200Hrs today ;).
by Sachin
20 Mar 2020 11:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4748
Views: 607710

Re: Internal Security Watch

The so-called Anti-CAA protests have clearly exposed the various Islamic terror outfits within the country. TNTJ, PFI etc are now becoming more known to the general public. And looks like with these moves these Islamic radical outfits would also be exposing some part of their hidden network (involve...
by Sachin
17 Mar 2020 22:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Vasooli for the damage done by rioters have started in UP. The visual shown on the TV grab would cause major H&D loss for the 'secular' and 'peacefool' cabal. It clearly shows who the rioters were, and now that they have also owned up and paid the fine. 8) If the legal recourse is available, I ...
by Sachin
17 Mar 2020 14:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

It flummoxes me that these guys are getting such legal support to even go to ICJ which has no locus standi. The condemned men are illiterates or semi-literates. So looks like their case is being used by some smart lawyers of New Delhi to prove their 'legal credentials'. Advocate for one of the cond...
by Sachin
16 Mar 2020 15:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 1349
Views: 154182

Re: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread

husbands dead, these jehadis suddenly find that there is no place like home but these minorities are still dictating terms to the Govt of India You beat me to it :). Various "secular" Malayalam main stream media channels have now started telecasting sob stories and various excuses to get ...
by Sachin
16 Mar 2020 10:04
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Real Estate Sector
Replies: 1105
Views: 130565

Re: Indian Real Estate Sector

A case from South East Bangalore. Looks like the unplanned real estate growth on the eastern part of the city has now started opening up problems. At least 5 years back there were opinions by experts that areas like Outer Ring Road, Sarjapur Road are going to have water problems as the water bed eve...
by Sachin
16 Mar 2020 10:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

In this sad time of Corona/Covid-19 spreading across the world, Deccan Herald comes up with some comical relief. Bengaluru: Coronavirus can’t stop us, say Bilal Bagh protesters . This protest has been ignored by even the police who has to ensure L&O. City police commissioner Bhaskar Rao said he ...
by Sachin
12 Mar 2020 16:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Best news from Delhi riots is that Hindus did not take it lying down. It was not a one side pogrom Yet to find any source of the complete list of casualties in the riots. But the way media is now behaving, looks like there have been retaliations against the 'peaceful' mobs in some pockets. The 'not...
by Sachin
11 Mar 2020 09:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

I don't think they are divorced. There are many rumours of his philandering and a rift between them but they are not divorced. For all you know the Abdullahs may 'encourage' Pilot through his wifey to join the BJP camp if that would get them some leverage on messing up Kashmir valley again. :twiste...
by Sachin
09 Mar 2020 20:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Don't police routinely publish pictures of pickpockets, smugglers wanted under COFEPOSA law, fugitives under money laundering law? For smugglers etc yes, but most likely it was after a court declaring them as proclaimed offenders. Because most likely they would have jumped bail, dodged warrants and...
by Sachin
09 Mar 2020 15:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Delhi violence: Man arrested for hatching conspiracy to incite communal riots The arrested man seems to be a 'Hindu Brahmin' working for PFI :lol: :roll:. Hence the news report has parked the name in the later part of the news. Allahabad High Court orders removal of controversial ‘name and shame’ h...
by Sachin
09 Mar 2020 10:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Sachin, A regulatory body can do this job very well. Why do you need a Minister ? We don't have independent Minister for stock market or BUs travel. Fighting fake news is alright but why should a Minister be bothered about partisan news. A news channel has all the rights to be commie loving or Righ...
by Sachin
09 Mar 2020 10:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 1349
Views: 154182

Re: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread

Kerala: Preparations & precautions in place for Attukal Pongala Aatukal Pongala is a famous festival in South Kerala (erst while Tranvancore kingdom) held at the premises of the Goddess temple at Attukal. It is said to be the largest congregation of women at one place at the same time. Women ge...
by Sachin
09 Mar 2020 10:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Even if I&B minister wants to show leadership, what exactly can he/she do except making it mouth piece of govt of the day. It need not be that way. But I&B minister (and the ministry) cannot allow any media house by rumour mongering or showing partisan (and concocted news). I&B minister...
by Sachin
08 Mar 2020 10:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

The ban on two Malayalam channels seems to have back fired on the BJP big time. Asianet News, Media One back on air as govt lifts ban The report reads.. Minister of State for External Affairs and BJP leader from Kerala V Muraleedharan said that Asianet News's ban was lifted as they tendered apology ...
by Sachin
07 Mar 2020 12:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Rule 6(1)(c) & (e) of Programe Code under Cable Network Regulation Act, 1995 violated; two Malayalam channels off air for 48 hours . Came back to say; both these channels (Asianet News & Media One) were up on air by around 0230Hrs of 7th March 2020 after said to have apologized and paid a h...
by Sachin
06 Mar 2020 21:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

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Rule 6(1)(c) & (e) of Programe Code under Cable Network Regulation Act, 1995 violated; two Malayalam channels off air for 48 hours . Malayalam social media is reporting (and trolling) that two Malayalam Channels Asianet News and Media One have been ordered to STOP their broadcast for 48 hours s...
by Sachin
06 Mar 2020 20:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 1349
Views: 154182

Re: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread

News from Kerala continues... 1. Kerala: Flood relief funds transferred to local CPM leader MA Anwar’s account, clerk arrested, 2 absconding 2. CPM leader held over misappropriation of flood relief fund. 3. Comrade says that he is willing to 'refund' the money (Video) The commies are working on a St...
by Sachin
06 Mar 2020 20:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3814
Views: 415308

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

I am conflicted about this .. https://twitter.com/News18Courtroom/status/1235806119823433728 News18 Courtroom @News18Courtroom Sedition case against school staff and students for a play in Karnataka's Bidar : #SupremeCourt declines to entertain a PIL by activist Yogita Bhayana, who sought a new mec...
by Sachin
06 Mar 2020 11:41
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 4804
Views: 937977

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Rupesh wrote:The Reserve Bank of India -supersedes-yes-bank-board-caps-withdrawals-at-rs-50000

Can any one explain in layman terms what did Yes bank do, and why Reserve Bank had to take this action? Has RBI taken longer time to recommend this action, or this was the right to cap the withdrawals?

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