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by Primus
20 Nov 2019 03:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3442
Views: 482670

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

ramana wrote:Primus Get well.

Hope its not serious.


Thanks Ramana Garu, all is well now, recovery will take time though.
by Primus
20 Nov 2019 00:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3442
Views: 482670

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Got this in a WA forward, from the Rutger's HSC where they are trying to arrange an event with Vivek Agnihotri as speaker. I wish I could attend but still recovering from a major medical procedure. These kids need our support. Namaste, I am a 20 year old student at Rutgers University, and I am co-Pr...
by Primus
07 Nov 2019 19:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2617
Views: 397601

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

I have about half an hour more I'm told.... Manish Ji, I quite understand what you are saying. However, the definition of right and wrong is never so easy. In my case, my conscience tells me to fight for the country that I am now a Citizen of and that is what is upholding my Dharma IMHO. It is not a...
by Primus
07 Nov 2019 18:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2617
Views: 397601

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Kashi Ji, this will be my last on this as I will be unable to use the internet for a few days. I agree, it is very difficult for you to put yourself in my shoes but only when you are in my shoes could you truthfully understand where I am coming from and be able to answer my question. In my own view,...
by Primus
06 Nov 2019 04:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2617
Views: 397601

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

I am in the same situation, although I was born here, as was my wife and my kids. Indians are not like the peacefuls, we are and have to be loyal to the country we live in. We cannot be like the paks/other peacefulls. Sure Britain is involved in all sorts of attacking, however this is I believe mor...
by Primus
05 Nov 2019 20:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2617
Views: 397601

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

when our adopted land is attacked in any manner anywhere, we stand up in defense of it. Admirable sentiments PrimusJi. But how about when your adopted land is doing the attacking? Especially against India? Great question Kashi Ji. Let me reverse it and ask you what would YOU do in my situation? You...
by Primus
04 Nov 2019 20:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 1043
Views: 84016

Re: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion

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Wonder who/what else lies buried with the young Tom.
by Primus
04 Nov 2019 18:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 1043
Views: 84016

Re: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion

Temple at birthplace of maryaada purushottam Shri Ram with Sita ki rasoi and hanuman ka chabutara isn't some arbitrary place of worship where people gather to scheme on becoming majority and then yell from loudspeaker to leave behind women of minorities. Guys take a chill pill and stop blaming and ...
by Primus
04 Nov 2019 18:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 1043
Views: 84016

Re: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion

Primus ji, you are much older than me, please no 'ji' for me. My gods, temples and holy places have been desecrated enough last 1000 years and continue to endure today across India. Just want to say I hope we see a solution for this in the near future. Yes, without a doubt, and the sad part of this...
by Primus
03 Nov 2019 20:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 1043
Views: 84016

Re: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion

If I was a poor Hindu would I not want 'roti, kapda aur makan' before a temple? Those of us who are not starving, wondering where the next meal is going to come from, find it hard to accept or understand this. Then why include this in every election manifesto, because as you say everyone in India i...
by Primus
03 Nov 2019 18:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 1043
Views: 84016

Re: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion

Anybody who has read about Modi and has followed his career would know that he is, putting it mildly, different. To him, what really matters is the common man and his welfare, not necessarily what is good for Hindus, but, he is smart enough to know that if he can deliver to the base population a bet...
by Primus
03 Nov 2019 17:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Ladakh Union Territory- 2019
Replies: 75
Views: 12342

Re: Ladakh Union Territory- 2019

Yep. But 80% of the property was owned and managed by non muslims. . This is a very interesting statistic and I had no idea about it. Is there a hidden lesson behind this statistic- that education, hardwork and industriousness will not matter (at some point) if the demographics are not in your favo...
by Primus
02 Nov 2019 19:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2617
Views: 397601

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Good for you. Several classmates of mine retired a while ago after working for the NHS and are very happy with their 'package'. Most of them were able to adjust to life in the UK, several people I know married local girls which makes a huge difference of course. I remember the surgeons used to star...
by Primus
31 Oct 2019 20:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2617
Views: 397601

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

I have posted this here before, perhaps in a different thread. Douglas Murray is quite vocal about his views and there are plenty of YT videos of him arguing his point. He may come across as an alarmist, but there is a fair amount of truth in his words, you can have a problem with the messenger, but...
by Primus
31 Oct 2019 20:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2617
Views: 397601

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Thanks ordered the book I have worked in the NHS for 35 years and have had a positive experience generally. The difference in the UK is I get 8 weeks paid annual leave and 2 weeks study leave and final salary pension The USA terms are somewhat different I believe. Good for you. Several classmates o...
by Primus
31 Oct 2019 19:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2617
Views: 397601

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Here is a shameless plug for a book written by a close friend of mine. Highlights the plight of so many of us who went through the system as physicians.

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by Primus
31 Oct 2019 02:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3442
Views: 482670

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Something that I was meaning to post earlier but forgot. Here is Francois Gautier's post on his page about WaPo and the double standards we are all aware of. I have enormous respect for Gautier and have met him in person. Wish there were more people like him. https://www.facebook.com/196507487114810...
by Primus
31 Oct 2019 02:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2617
Views: 397601

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

avatar Singh ji, you break my heart. for some reason, i always look upon Britain as a better place for Indians than the US. it feels very Indian. may be it is because all my favorite authors - Conan Doyle, Christie, RL Stevenson, Walter Scott, Wodehouse, GK Chesterton, le carre, Swift, ... are form...
by Primus
30 Oct 2019 23:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3071
Views: 422921

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

My quest was to find the answer to this very question you are asking - who let us down? How did a pissant country of a few million manage to rule over a huge and powerful nation like India? Were my great-grandparents and their parents complicit somehow, where they cowards to let this happen? IMO, t...
by Primus
30 Oct 2019 17:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3071
Views: 422921

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

... My quest was to find the answer to this very question you are asking - who let us down? How did a pissant country of a few million manage to rule over a huge and powerful nation like India? Were my great-grandparents and their parents complicit somehow, where they cowards to let this happen? .....
by Primus
30 Oct 2019 03:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3071
Views: 422921

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

6:57 PM IST Posted by Arshi Aggarwal EU delegation briefed about Pak-backed terror According to army sources, the EU delegation was briefed by the army about Pakistan's role in fueling terror in Kashmir. The briefing was held at 15 Corps Headquarters in Srinagar today. In the meeting with European ...
by Primus
30 Oct 2019 02:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3071
Views: 422921

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

................ Ask your family members/elders/parents/grand parents why they have been voting for Congress for large part of last 70 years (there was no credible opposition/alternative for Congress then ... why?). BJP is a recent phenomenon (80s). Take ownership of collective failure ... KPs have...
by Primus
28 Oct 2019 19:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3071
Views: 422921

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

If I may wander into a rotten-tomato-throwing contest... Adminullahs pls consider requesting postor "agupta"ji (as in Non-Gupta?) to change handle to avoid confusion with A_Guptaji. hGupta is suppose is sufficiently distinct. Maybe a numerical scheme is better: A-Gupta (no change), then G...
by Primus
28 Oct 2019 19:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3071
Views: 422921

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

AGuptaJi, please don't insult me. I may not be a genius like you, but I have a right to ask the right questions and seek insight. Ditto SudarshanJi. On the face of it, these Chanakyan tactics, if they are that, don't make any sense to me and to many others. Lets assume for the sake of argument, tha...
by Primus
28 Oct 2019 17:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3442
Views: 482670

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

I certainly hit a nerve I see. Thanks for the responses and "education" from everyone. It was actually not nearly as bad as I thought it was going to be. You guys must be getting soft :) I won't address all the wide ranging assumptions made about my upbringing or lack of knowledge about t...
by Primus
28 Oct 2019 17:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3442
Views: 482670

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Tulsi's Diwali message is beautiful. Meanwhile, I wonder what Ro Khanna and Pramila Jayapal are doing on Diwali? https://twitter.com/RepRoKhanna/status/1188485224411422720?s=20 #Diwali is all about reflecting on our lives, learning from our mistakes, and growing in the coming year. It’s also about ...
by Primus
26 Oct 2019 22:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3442
Views: 482670

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Genuine pooch. How to vaccinate our own progeny of ABCDs against this dhimmitude? I have tried exposure to dharmic elements like Bibekji's Mahabharatha translation, but the relentless negative propagandu by Dhimmicrats needs some good rejoinders. I am glad to report both kids are non-self loathing ...
by Primus
26 Oct 2019 18:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3442
Views: 482670

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

To really know why we here are so 'islamophobic' you would have to do some real studying, I highly recommend you start with the Koran itself. If you prefer a shortcut, just read the first chapter of 'Islamic Jihad' written by M.A. Khan, a muslim - you can find it on Amazon. ... I would add two more...
by Primus
26 Oct 2019 18:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3442
Views: 482670

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

KLNM ji and others: How many of you have visited https://www.hafsite.org/ ? Has anyone here actually engaged or interacted with this group (Hindu American Foundation)? I contributed to haf before. you remind me to contribute thus year as well. thanks for the timely reminder. I urge others to do the...
by Primus
26 Oct 2019 18:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3442
Views: 482670

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

To be fair though, Jews have their own versions of "Angana Chatterjees" who will condemn Israel, Zionism and Netanyahu while jumping to the defense of the likes of Ilhan Omar when she makes anti-semitic comments. They have their version of "The Hindu" as well in Haaretz which is...
by Primus
25 Oct 2019 23:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3442
Views: 482670

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Pardon my naivety, but why such obsession with religion in the first place? This whole idea of defining one's identity based on religion is a strange thing to me. Especially, when people on this forum go on and on about the other religions being fundamentalist and people doing bad things in the nam...
by Primus
25 Oct 2019 00:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3442
Views: 482670

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Come to the city where I live and you will understand. The school district serves Indian food and Telugu is the second most spoken language at home after English and apparently next year onwards kids will be able to learn Telugu instead of Spanish as a Foreign language. Hint: This is happening in t...
by Primus
23 Oct 2019 01:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3693
Views: 378522

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Wherever there's an Indian, there's a paki who comes out of the woodwork to make a pest of him/her self. Scroll to 31:30 where a paki woman brings up Cashmere until she is told to shut up by the moderator and then by the audience. The Paki bimbo is an ISI plant. Good looking, passable English, inof...
by Primus
07 Oct 2019 06:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3071
Views: 422921

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Does any one watch TAG TV? https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCP3zJUZRPyJh4VGiRd9pqgg Their narrative is anti Paki though they are canadian Pakis TAG (Tahir Aslam Gora) is a well balanced person, worth listening to, along with Mohammed Rizwan. I quite enjoy their discussions. Rizwan in one of his int...
by Primus
04 Oct 2019 18:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2617
Views: 397601

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

I never knew UK still has a TV license fee. It was an annoyance when I was there in the early 80s. BBC claimed since they had no ads, the viewing public had to pay a fee to watch programming, theoretically if you could prove you only watched ITV (there were only four channels then), you could get a...
by Primus
04 Oct 2019 05:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2617
Views: 397601

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

A single TV Licence covers all of the following in a single property: TV sets computers laptops tablets mobile phones any other device that can receive a TV signal You do not need a TV Licence to watch: non-BBC programmes on online catch-up services videos or DVDs clips on websites like YouTube clo...
by Primus
03 Oct 2019 16:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3071
Views: 422921

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

If they see your money, they will smile and come to you and at the same time, if they don't see your money, they will still smile but from a distance and will just not come to you. That most assuredly is not my experience in my 29+ years in the US. I have lot of close Jewish friends from my grad ye...
by Primus
02 Oct 2019 17:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3442
Views: 482670

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

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Done. Signed, sponsored and forwarded to like-minded people.
by Primus
28 Sep 2019 23:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Forthcoming Book - Two Front War in 2022
Replies: 81
Views: 8965

Re: Forthcoming Book - Two Front War in 2022

^, I prefer reading on the Kindle itself, soft, yellow light and battery lasts for hours. I do have the app on my iPad but much more cumbersome to read, plus the newer Kindles simply fit in my pocket.

iPhone is much harder for me - find it difficult with any small print these days.
by Primus
28 Sep 2019 22:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 493525

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

I loved the 'medieval' reference, a not so subtle reference to Islam's ideology of hate and violence towards other.

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