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by Amber G.
18 Jan 2018 07:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 265
Views: 24475

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

Wonder how much of this Hamir mid of GeO covered.. Hiyar joo go. All second hand reporting, of course. According to Mir, martiallaw, all ij good. [youtube link: bKTklZUZVKE ] :rotfl: Wonder why Mir did not ask her what she meant when she said, in the past for example: [After acknowledging Paki's te...
by Amber G.
18 Jan 2018 04:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism
Replies: 1848
Views: 155010

Re: Pakistani Role in Global Terrorism

^^^ Not the first grenade blast .. happened quite a few in last few weeks..
by Amber G.
18 Jan 2018 03:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 265
Views: 24475

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

^^^ Tauba Tauba ...just recently Air Force Chief Sohail Aman ordered shooting down of US drones violating Pakistan's air space. What happened ? I think Paki Air Force chief explicitly stated:
....and would do so even if that drone belonged to the USA.
by Amber G.
18 Jan 2018 02:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 265
Views: 24475

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

For record the official statement form US Embassy. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Ambassador Alice Wells visits Pakistan Islamabad, January 16, 2018 – The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Ambassador Alice Wells v...
by Amber G.
18 Jan 2018 02:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 265
Views: 24475

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

Also, here are some *actual* quotes from Alice Wells to Reporters - (not paraphrased by Pakis).. The secretary [US SOS] stressed the importance of Pakistan moving quickly to demonstrate good faith and efforts to use its influence to create the conditions that will get the Taliban to the negotiating ...
by Amber G.
18 Jan 2018 02:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 265
Views: 24475

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

Only Pakis are reporting this "Pakistan's Enemy is Our Enemy BS... They are not reporting this .. I hope this report is not true. Could be just the pakis reporting what they wanted to hear. If true, then Wells has a lot of explaining to do. <snip> They wouldn't be Paki, if they did not report ...
by Amber G.
17 Jan 2018 23:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 265
Views: 24475

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Alice Wells in Pakistan renews call for steps against ‘externally focused terrorists’ - DAWN It was perhaps one of the rare visits during which a US official did not visit the General Headquarters for a meeting with the military leadership — at least there was no...
by Amber G.
16 Jan 2018 02:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 2100
Views: 334848

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

^^^BTW both for atomic clocks and electric propulsion, MoU (between respective space agencies) was explicitly signed by Modi and Netanyahu during PM's visit and much progress has been made. http://www.financialexpress.com/india-news/pm-narendra-modi-seals-7-big-mous-with-israel-what-are-they-how-wil...
by Amber G.
14 Jan 2018 01:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 265
Views: 24475

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

Pakistan’s space programme is now ahead of India Jan 25, 2003 Pakistan entered the space age with the formal launching of Paksat-I by President Gen Pervez Musharraf at an impressive ceremony here on Saturday. The satellite hired by Pakistan was relocated at 38 degree east by the country’s own space...
by Amber G.
13 Jan 2018 01:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 265
Views: 24475

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

ArjunPandit wrote:^^
..Just curious if these beggars included missed revenue/tax due to not playing cricket with India?

Don't forget -- they hoped to recover the missed revenue by Smt Chetankul Jadhav's chappals.
by Amber G.
08 Jan 2018 22:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 265
Views: 24475

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

Sorry if posted before.. C. Fair's article in the Atlantic >>Pakis have banked on being treated as too dangerous to fail. But this time could be different. Pakistan Will Try to Make Trump Pay Before the news cycle—and the president himself—got consumed with the new White House tell-all last week, Do...
by Amber G.
06 Jan 2018 05:34
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: BR Maths Corner-1
Replies: 1719
Views: 66057

Re: BR Maths Corner-1

In this dhaga I have talked about Mersenne prime numbers dozens of times. Now we have 50th known Mersenne prime and 50th perfect number! New Mersenne prime M77232917 found! 2^77232917-1 is the largest known prime number! https://www.mersenne.org/primes/press/M77232917.html RALEIGH, NC., January 3, 2...
by Amber G.
04 Jan 2018 08:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 970
Views: 111257

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

I think DT is shaking the palm tree to see if an apple falls on his head. He might be creating disturbances in world to boost the american arms industries a major employer is his vote base. Not sure how realistic it is but there may be a very remote opportunity for us to retake PoK in my dreams. Th...
by Amber G.
04 Jan 2018 08:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 187434

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Bruce Riedel's piece; BARKING OR BITING? Trump’s Tweet About Pakistan as a Terrorist Haven Was Right. But What Will He Do About It? Pakistan’s generals, who run the policy supporting terrorism, believe Trump is all bluster. And they may be correct, but there is much Washington can do if it is seriou...
by Amber G.
03 Jan 2018 01:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 187434

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

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by Amber G.
02 Jan 2018 05:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 187434

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Donald J. Trump‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump Following Following @realDonaldTrump The United States has foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion dollars in aid over the last 15 years, and they have given us nothing but lies & deceit, thinking of our leaders as fools. They give safe hav...
by Amber G.
30 Dec 2017 23:50
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 187434

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

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by Amber G.
30 Dec 2017 23:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 187434

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

From Palestinian Ambassador to India ( Adnan Abu Al Haija): Our [Paki] Ambassador doesn't know this person.When he starts speaking,he asks who is this person?Our Ambassador's speech was after him,he made his speech & left. For us, even with that, it is not accepted and a decision has been taken ...
by Amber G.
29 Dec 2017 02:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

Some may find it useful: IIT Kanpur has a good digital library (work in progress for many years) for many of the source material of ancient texts ..They have newly added Upanishads section, I have seen things of my interest like Srimad Bhagavad Gita, other Gita versions, Valmiki Ramayan as well as T...
by Amber G.
28 Dec 2017 03:01
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2337
Views: 28585

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

Exciting and Historic moment: LIGO gravitational wave detector to be built in India by 2025. Historic moment: LIGO gravitational wave detector to be built in India by 2025. Looks like all things are going well .. in collaboration with universities from across the globeLIGO gravitational wave detecto...
by Amber G.
15 Dec 2017 12:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

Can you provide a link to the exact post where you gave the method for calculating Alcor/Mizar positions w.r.t time past or future? You did post the link to math. thread earlier but I could not locate the right post as the thread was interspersed with many unrelated problems/solutions. I would be c...
by Amber G.
14 Dec 2017 14:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

So I guess it's the opposite of what I said? The proper motion was what was keeping the phenomenon from being observed until 11091 BCE? But in effect, that's the same thing - whether you look at the proper motion as "hindering the A/V effect before 11000 BCE" or as "enabling the A/V ...
by Amber G.
14 Dec 2017 12:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

... Math is same for the A & V star -- of course the "difference" is MUCH MUCH smaller as these stars are far from north (Arundhati --(longitude is 165.88 degrees and latitude is 56.6 degrees (N) Vasistha ( its Long = 165.70 and lat = 56.4 degrees) changes in the east-west direction w...
by Amber G.
13 Dec 2017 11:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

...... I believe I mostly understand what you have explained. However, what I was trying to point out is this. Let us say that A is the set of all events represented by a pair (X,Y), where X is a full moon event and Y is a new moon event. Let Z be the set of eclipses, so Z is a proper subset of X. ...
by Amber G.
13 Dec 2017 07:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

Amber G. :-- Average time between a full and a new moon is about 14 days 18 hours 22 minutes (Not 13 day and X hours). All eclipses happens on full or a new moon. So if one just wants to get an upper and lower bound for time period between new/full moon, just assume an elliptical orbit (e=.05) Than...
by Amber G.
13 Dec 2017 02:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

I once had a book which listed every full and new moon timing from about 5000 BC to a few centuries in future. I gave that as a gift to my father. This was about 50 years ago and calculations for the book was done on computers of those days. My father liked the book very much and used it to look up/...
by Amber G.
13 Dec 2017 02:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

AmberG. mportant things I would think are: 1 - A eclipse (lunar or solar) is precise time (may be measured in time of day within minutes accuracy even in old days). 2 - This is true also for true "purnima" or "Amawas" for astronomers. For (It is not a tithi or day but exact time...
by Amber G.
13 Dec 2017 00:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

I would tend to think that if a constellation of stars appear more or less in same relative position with respect to each other during the course of 1 year ( period of earth's revolution around sun), then precession of equinoxes should not have any effect on appearance of such constellations, for e...
by Amber G.
12 Dec 2017 23:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

Red gandola can be "above" green at one point and "below" green after pi radian rotation. At any given point in time red gondola is situated at a different point on the circle than the blue. By looking at a still image or glancing at stars once - only the relative points will be...
by Amber G.
12 Dec 2017 15:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

Simple question about rotation of constellations around the celestial north pole in northern hemisphere, from a viewer perspective the stars of constellation which appear to be in "front/top" position in relation to other stars in the same constellation before the culmination will appear ...
by Amber G.
12 Dec 2017 15:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

A_Gupta: This particular one - a lunar eclipse 13 days following the Jyestha amawas is rare. Thanks. Do you know the period of recurrence of this kind of event? Since the interval between new moons is about 27 days, and if the periodicity of the eclipse is N days - then 27*N is an upper bound on th...
by Amber G.
12 Dec 2017 14:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

To explain the above better - precession of the earth's axis alone was not enough to make Arundhati periodically walk ahead of Vashishta. If it was left to precession alone, A before V would have never have happened. But added on top of the periodic precession phenomenon, was this (practically) lin...
by Amber G.
12 Dec 2017 14:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 4059
Views: 182999

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

So why is the observation about Alcor/Mizar in MB a big deal? ..... The periodicity of this observation is in the order of 11000 years, not 24 hours. The "period" is about 26000 years - At least that is the basis of such calculations. For those who are interested ... any good book on astr...
by Amber G.
11 Dec 2017 22:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Islamism & Islamophobia Abroad - News & Analysis (9-8-2014)
Replies: 3261
Views: 161765

Re: Islamism & Islamophobia Abroad - News & Analysis (9-8-2014)

^^^ Ullah came to the United States from Bangladeshi with an immigrant visa on Feb. 21, 2011. He is a legal permanent resident with a green card. A spokesman for the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission said he was a licensed cab driver from March 2012 to March 2015. More recently, he worked ...
by Amber G.
11 Dec 2017 22:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 187434

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

New York explosion an 'act of terror', suspect identified NEW YORK: A man with a pipe bomb strapped to him set off the crude device in the subway near Times Square on Monday, injuring the suspect and three other people at the height of the morning rush hour. The suspect was identified as 27-year-ol...
by Amber G.
01 Dec 2017 13:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 970
Views: 111257

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Barak Obama in India right now and talking... (he will also visit China and France).
Barack Obama to address town hall in Delhi
by Amber G.
01 Dec 2017 01:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011
Replies: 4191
Views: 120223

Re: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011

xpost Construction of Bangladesh's first nuclear power reactor, Rooppur 1, has officially begun with the pouring of the first concrete for the VVER-1200 reactor's basemat. Work on the Russian-designed and supplied plant was ceremonially started by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. India is close to sign...
by Amber G.
01 Dec 2017 01:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bangladesh News and Discussion
Replies: 2438
Views: 157795

Re: Bangladesh News and Discussion

Construction of Bangladesh's first nuclear power reactor, Rooppur 1, has officially begun with the pouring of the first concrete for the VVER-1200 reactor's basemat. Work on the Russian-designed and supplied plant was ceremonially started by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. India is close to sign its t...

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