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by manju
23 Mar 2018 09:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1365
Views: 149249

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pDvNGAQhSYs
This is a MUST Watch.. SOFT POWER REPARATIONS..

Very original idea..
by manju
23 Mar 2018 09:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1365
Views: 149249

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Entering the enemey turf and take them head on.. good job by Rajiv Malhotra at Oxfort.. Decolonizing Academics and Indology

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YVlM_a8lmBI
by manju
12 Mar 2018 03:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1365
Views: 149249

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/global-opinions/wp/2018/03/10/in-winston-churchill-hollywood-rewards-a-mass-murderer/?utm_term=.bd5d97c19544 some excertps ".......... ... But the principal victims of Winston Churchill were the Indians — “a beastly people with a beastly religion,” as he char...
by manju
01 Mar 2018 08:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Positive news from the Middle Kingdom
Replies: 61
Views: 5432

Re: Positive news from the Middle Kingdom

https://s3.postimg.org/5k5dn5iub/61t_C3mw1_E7_L._SX331_BO1_204_203_200.jpg Just finished reading this book. Highly recommended for the good folks on this forum as well. The authors were white expats who stayed in China for a long time and published this book after first hand observation of the Chin...
by manju
23 Feb 2018 21:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion
Replies: 798
Views: 64263

Re: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion

Modi should just tell Canadian PM that Sikhs in Punjab do not want Khalistan and are very happy with their democratic rights. Sikhs in Canada want landlocked country called Khalistan in India and there is no guarantee that they will come back nor will send their children. The Khalistanis are basic ...
by manju
23 Feb 2018 21:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion
Replies: 798
Views: 64263

Re: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion

David Cochrane Verified account @CochraneCBC 4h4 hours ago CBC News has confirmed that Liberal MP Randeep Sarai put Jaspar Atwal on the guest list for the reception with the PM and the High Commissioner. https://www.cbc.ca/1.4545881 MP Randeep Sarai submitted Atwal's name to the High Commissioner t...
by manju
28 Jan 2018 20:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Interests_2
Replies: 62
Views: 9967

Re: Indian Interests_2

^ Really nice to hear about merchant guilds, and merchants in general. Too much of history, including Indian history of course, is consumed by writing about battles between one kingdom and another, and between one dynasty and another. This can get very dreary, considering the number of such conflic...
by manju
28 Jan 2018 20:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Interests_2
Replies: 62
Views: 9967

Re: Indian Interests_2

Ok the following links describe what Pullekesi was referring to: 1) Manigramam Kerala coastal merchant guild : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manigramam 2) Aihole/ Ayaavolu Aihole merchant guild during Chalukyas of Badami https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Five_Hundred_Lords_of_Ayyavolu 3)Ainnurruvar Mer...
by manju
19 Jan 2018 11:07
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Blockchain technology
Replies: 66
Views: 12457

Re: Blockchain technology

so much fluctuation in bitcoin.. no one interested.. the learned ones, we wait for thy utterings!!
by manju
12 Jan 2018 18:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Analyzing CPEC
Replies: 1190
Views: 164951

Re: Analyzing CPEC

ashish raval wrote:
Peregrine wrote:ashish raval Ji :

LE CODE DE LANCEMENT ET DE CUISSON EST AVEC LE CHINOIS!

Cheers Image



a du sens alors


no intiendo (samjha nahi) :shock:
by manju
01 Dec 2017 05:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1335
Views: 119192

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

Ramanaji, so all NoKo/China had to do to counter USA/Trump's saber-rattling is to demonstrate that Noko (China) missiles can reach continental USA. Somehow the NPAs thought that allowing the chinese to proliferate nukes/missiles to pakis to tie down India could be used to denuke India, but that is ...
by manju
22 Nov 2017 02:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 1758
Views: 203665

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

This is only a book review and yet I thought this should be here for the insights it offers. The book under review seems to be worth a read. A China that Indians must know - Uday Balakrishnan, Business Line At a little under 800 pages Becoming China:The Story Behind the State is a huge work on a hu...
by manju
18 Nov 2017 02:10
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: GST - Discussion on all aspects.
Replies: 685
Views: 84048

Re: GST - Discussion on all aspects.

Mort Walker wrote:
JayS wrote:
Un-branded food items are not taxed under GST.


What does unbranded mean exactly? It is in a box with a name, then it is branded?


if my doodhwala also sells ghee to me that ghee is not taxed... can they?
by manju
17 Nov 2017 00:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 575
Views: 69407

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

Karthik S wrote:Image

Apparently the top right guy is cleansing and arresting everyone else in the pic.


LoL look what they are wearing.. khaaki shots.. cheddi walas :rotfl:
by manju
14 Oct 2017 11:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 472384

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

Spread this on Demo and GST *Modi, Demonetisation, GST and Outrage beautifully explained.* *CNN* *Reasons for lower GDP Growth during the past quarter:* *Imagine that you are appointed a Principal/Director of a college which is notorious for cheating and poor quality of education.* *You find that m...
by manju
05 Sep 2017 09:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitical consequences of possible nuclear conflict in Korea
Replies: 66
Views: 4837

Re: Geopolitical consequences of possible nuclear conflict in Korea

^^ Why will a TNW for Nuke set a dangerous precedence and how does it support Bakis theory? The bakis theory, as I understand it, is a TNW for a *conventional attack* that they could not repulse. In return India has promised a nuke for a TNW. As far as india is concerned a nuke is a nuke whether it...
by manju
01 Sep 2017 18:02
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Neutering & defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

a) can we have a BR code 'Dokalised' to signify what India did to China. India dokalised the Hans..vietname dokalised the Hans !! b) on the NSG entry, i dont think given the nature and rules of entry to the NSG club it can happen without chinese benevolence or some kind of quid pro quo or extreme p...
by manju
29 Aug 2017 10:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Neutering & defeating Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

with all the attention on BR (hopefully the same is happening among the public too) towards cheenis.. the pakis must be feeling neglected. The best way to insult the pakis is to neglect them (at least in public) while not letting the guard..
by manju
29 Aug 2017 09:49
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Neutering & defeating Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Both Liu and Lin were Mao's anointed successors. As Confucius wisely said "Not good to be Mao's #2, because you'll soon be in deep #2
:rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl:
by manju
21 Aug 2017 14:29
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Neutering & defeating Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

ashthor wrote:The paki front is quite...while the han is creating disturbances...guess after the han quietens down
the paki front will wake up...some ping pong going on.

u mean pig pong :rotfl: :rotfl:
by manju
20 Aug 2017 09:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Neutering & defeating Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Shiv ji He is mistaken on this occasion Can see ITBP uniforms and the site is now known Manu Pubby has written a post on twitter, where endorses that ITBP is on the right of the video. The videos I think started with him releasing it on twitter Gagan. I can't understand why we Indians insist on kil...
by manju
19 Aug 2017 20:25
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Neutering & defeating Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Did anyone see the stone pelting video between the 2 armies? Its on the Shatrujeet page on FB Quite a lot of stoning and one of the Indian soldier flattened a Chinese guard with a flying kick :shock: Looks like quite a serious scuffle and a single gunshot could have escalated quickly link please, p...
by manju
17 Aug 2017 17:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - June 20, 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 276826

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - June 20, 2017

There were unconfirmed rumour in the Paki press that Immy and Jemima want to re-tie the knot but IMO, it will be political suicide for the Kaaptan !


:rotfl: wonder which mullah will get to do the Halal niqah... the mullamards must be salivating at the thought :rotfl:
by manju
17 Aug 2017 13:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Neutering & defeating Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

FAULT LINES on the FACE of CHINA: 50 REASONS WHY CHINA MAY NEVER BE GREAT.

https://www.amazon.com/FAULT-LINES-FACE ... 1453726489
ordered this book. Thanks for the suggestion
by manju
15 Aug 2017 19:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2090
Views: 318692

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

ramana wrote:3 more terrorists killed.
At this rate, Allah will have to outsource raisins to Chinese who are good at fake products.

:rotfl: :rotfl:
by manju
14 Aug 2017 11:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Neutering & defeating Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Gagan wrote:They are trying to extend that railway line to Nepal


if shots are fired and fighting starts.. that track should be destroyed... so they dump any plans to extend that into Nepal...

Does that make sense? any thoughts?
by manju
14 Aug 2017 10:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Neutering & defeating Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Chetak, the line of command is also dynamic. If the tiger cannot issue command, the next in line takes over. I think this is wrong thread to discuss this issue. constitutionally, the authority is wrested in the cabinet only. There is no waiting in line PM or deputy PM or whatever recognised. Admini...
by manju
04 Aug 2017 09:02
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Shiv, that war memorial in Bengaluru-- I was there with my kids this May. I had not planned but chance upon this place. It is right across Nehru Planetorium. This memorial park has a nice musical fountain and as we where waiting I started exploring the place and saw the memorial, tanks, missiles, et...
by manju
02 Aug 2017 09:02
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Got msg on whatsapp that there is a symposium on Indo-China stand off 12 August 2017 Satuarday 10-30 to 1 pm Venue Mythic society 2nd Florr, Nrupathunga Road Bengaluru Speakers N Parthasarathi, Veteran Diplomat Sandeep Unnitha, Executive Editor with India Today LT Gen V M Patil -- I am unable to pos...
by manju
30 Jul 2017 04:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

In case you want to know what the naPakis think of this (I would say more realistic than some of our prestitutes) https://youtu.be/UQR8vhgQdKo
by manju
28 Jul 2017 03:25
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Interestingly China strategy is similar to 1950 where they built a road through the disputed Aksai Chin and then went on to annex it in 1962 formally. It appears that road building is Colonialism with Chinese characteristic just like Western colonialism where it was trading posts and churches. Stra...
by manju
25 Jul 2017 23:18
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

Truthfully, I'm in panic mode telling my relatives in Delhi and Mumbai on WhatsApp to start thinking about a safety plan. Much like some of us in the US have for things like tornadoes. Thanks for making the Chinese happy. But nothing like that in India Was speaking with my taxi drievr on way to air...
by manju
30 Jun 2017 22:41
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Watch Thread-I
Replies: 815
Views: 75273

Re: China Watch Thread-I

Tibet is China's Right Hand and Ladakh, Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan and Arunachal are its Fingers - Mao Zedong China’s legendary revolutionary leader Mao Zedong, standing in front of Beijing’s Tiananmen Square in the 1950s, talked about Tibet and the Himalayas: “Xizang (Tibet) is China’s right hand’s pal...
by manju
24 May 2017 00:08
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 903560

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

http://defenceupdate.in/indian-fighter- ... l-pradesh/

Indian Fighter Jet Sukhoi Su-30 MKI Missing in Arunachal Pradesh
by manju
06 May 2017 18:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications
Replies: 745
Views: 91940

Re: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications

For the agnani's like me... can some one please post a link or describe OBOR/BRI succintly... which I can use to educate others..

I know it is roads, railways tracks, ports and lanes.. but what is the One belt one road?
by manju
05 May 2017 19:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Non-Western Worldview
Replies: 1001
Views: 74486

Re: Non-Western Worldview

This is perhaps OT here Just watched bahubali-2. Epic movie!! Original (Indian themes) with no copycat isms. If this trend in movie making continues then movie industry will play a major role in decolonized Indian minds. - I said this first... here!!! Now I know why the pseudoseculars are pissed off...
by manju
29 Apr 2017 20:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Roots of Chinese boastfulness - history & psyche
Replies: 193
Views: 21224

Re: Roots of Chinese boastfulness - history & psyche

Contrast this with Chandra Gupta Maurya who kicked the Greeks out of india and then just at the age of 40 y renounced his throne and came down to shravanabelagola and died as a monk (starving to death voluntarily) Renunciation VS narcissism No please, thats totally not the point of this thread. Don...
by manju
29 Apr 2017 15:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Roots of Chinese boastfulness - history & psyche
Replies: 193
Views: 21224

Re: Roots of Chinese boastfulness - history & psyche

All said and done it appears that Chinese contempt, criticism and boorish behaviour towards Indians is their way of saying " We are greater than you and will say anything we like and you can do nothing about it" For a minute imagine that you are in China and someone treats you like this. ...

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