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by Jay
21 Sep 2020 06:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8058
Views: 1069704

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

HM Amit Shah To Introduce FCRA Amendment Bill Barring Public Servants From Receiving Foreign Funds https://swarajyamag.com/insta/hm-amit-shah-to-introduce-fcra-amendment-bill-barring-public-servants-from-receiving-foreign-funds Home Minister Amit Shah is all set to introduce the the Foreign Contrib...
by Jay
21 Sep 2020 00:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2372
Views: 390346

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

Giovanni de Briganti @JoedeBrig China has for 2nd time launched a 58 t rocket from a civilian naval vessel, demonstrating a new capability and raising specter that similar launchers could be covertly fitted to “merchant” ships. This means any and all Cheen Merchant Ships are targets in case of any ...
by Jay
21 Sep 2020 00:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7690
Views: 832431

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Dabid ji, thanks for your insight on Covid treatment options. What you said and what was narrated in the reddit post is also what I heard from a couple of medical professionals(nurses) here in Midwest US. Ambar ji, I have been following this tragic thread and have come across a few tragic stories, y...
by Jay
20 Sep 2020 06:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7690
Views: 832431

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Things we do: Dexamethasone, Remdesivir, proning, similar intubation timings and ventilator settings as ARDS, use procalcitonin level to guide antibiotic therapy. Things we no longer do: HCQ, Kaletra, Tocilizumab, therapeutic anticoagulation with or without a D-dimer level, among many, many other t...
by Jay
19 Sep 2020 14:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7690
Views: 832431

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

A comment I came across on Reddit regarding what was learned by physicians(outside India) in the past 6 months. For posters in the medical sector, how valid is this below quote? ICU doc who treats COVID-19 and research on COVID, and published on COVID both original research and editorials in reputab...
by Jay
16 Sep 2020 20:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4971
Views: 1214306

Re: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Thakur_B wrote:Given the economic situation, it is prudent to purchase Taiwanese and Greek Mirages and upgrade them to M2K-I standaard.


The Sun will rise in the west if IAF decides to purchase used birds. I think the ship has sailed on India/IAF buying any used weaponry at this point.
by Jay
15 Sep 2020 23:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3818
Views: 739257

Re: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

tsarkar wrote:@Rakesh & Jay, some quotes are incorrectly attributed to me. Request if you could quote the proper authors.



Made correction, sarkar ji...
by Jay
15 Sep 2020 05:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014
Replies: 3818
Views: 739257

Re: Su-30MKI: News and Discussion - August 9, 2014

We are a nation of 1.3b souls and yet we all behave as if PDSU's, defense lab's, and civil servants are the only entities that are causing harm to the nation and are hindering India's rightful place. There is absolutely no accountability when HAL shrugs off and moves off from INCOM. What kind of acc...
by Jay
11 Sep 2020 23:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2372
Views: 390346

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

RajaRudra wrote:We could have made a quick border war.


We have no or very limited way to ensure that this will only be a "quick border war".
by Jay
11 Sep 2020 05:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2372
Views: 390346

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

williams wrote:Should we even quote anything from Gobar times and discuss their psyops? :rotfl:


Gobar Times has its own merits and provides us some comedic relief by showing us chicoms delusions.
by Jay
10 Sep 2020 19:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2372
Views: 390346

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

clear strategic objective. Are we going to sit on some of these tops should the Chinese agree to go back. At the end of this all - where does India want to be. Do we have that clarity. The one clear strategic objective for us is to deny China its constant expansionist policy, and at the same time r...
by Jay
09 Sep 2020 02:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2372
Views: 390346

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

If you train with a spear (around here, we call it kuntha-payatt), you will know that the basic diameter of a bespoke spear shaft for maximum grip strength is atleast two-finger diameter to two-and-half finger diameter. Nair ji, unfortunately I do not belong to a "TFTA martial race" to gr...
by Jay
09 Sep 2020 00:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2372
Views: 390346

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EhZLeT-VgAEW7gQ?format=jpg&name=medium Aren't most of these guys carrying guns? I can make out at least 5 of them having them clearly. Possibly the long poles are to help them get back home safely in case they find some gnomes and other wild haunted magical things......
by Jay
20 Aug 2020 02:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8058
Views: 1069704

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Archie.Col.Veteran.IA@archie65·18h Many of you must have seen this video and read the book also... Those who didn't and wish to know background of demonitisation ..n the dirty hands of Cong in collapsing our economy.. plz do watch The background of demonitisation This is a must watch for people who...
by Jay
19 Aug 2020 20:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5327
Views: 706414

Re: Understanding the US - Again

No traditional temple priests here for Hindus from what I can tell. Majority of the democrats mouthpieces aren't even listing Indians/Hindus within their articles. I'm not trying to contradict your view, but in all my years of living in Massaland, I have NEVER-ONCE seen a Hindu priest aligned with ...
by Jay
18 Aug 2020 23:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 5148
Views: 1045471

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

Ha - if they were as good as anyone in the world, they would have successful sales internationally, why don't they? Are you rubbishing the Naval pilot who gave an insight into HAL chopper division's PSU attitude and quality? Water through the seals, hardware store handles, no accountability of seri...
by Jay
13 Aug 2020 23:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7690
Views: 832431

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Ambar wrote:For those living in MH (esp. Mumbai, Thane and Pune) is the situation really grim or is govt of MH just making up these numbers ?


Why would any state report and overstate their death count? This is bizzare.
by Jay
07 Aug 2020 09:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Ram Janmbhoomi Post-SCI Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 454
Views: 66252

Re: Ram Janmbhoomi Post-SCI Verdict: News and Discussion

^ I was wondering the same about Yak Herder and Shiv, where's all the oldies gone? Jay Shree Ram!!! Jay Jay Shree Ram!!! Shiv got into some kind of a Tiff with some of the members here and called it quits a couple of years ago. I still view his stuff on youtube every now and then. Not sure what hap...
by Jay
29 Jul 2020 00:20
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 965919

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

This is a golden opportunity for India to throw off the shackles that binds us in thrall to the PRC economically ,and undo the damage of the supine diplomatic baggage legacy of the UPA. Philip, in deference to your service to Mother India, let me apologize in advance if I hurt your feelings here. Y...
by Jay
22 Jul 2020 23:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 822
Views: 206041

Re: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion

Old news and I am not questioning the quality of the tank.... I want to know if there are different logistical / infra or other considerations to be exercised if we wanted to employ the Arjun in the mountains. I really want to know....since we have so many experts... If it's best for the battle it ...
by Jay
16 Jul 2020 06:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 3623
Views: 1083709

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019

it will be resolved to the satisfaction of the end-user (IAF) soon but time lost will not be recovered in the process which will make it very difficult for HAL to deliver 8 Tejas Mk1 for FY 2020-21 as per original delivery schedule. https://twitter.com/Aerodynamic111/status/1283272974980665344?s=19...
by Jay
30 Jun 2020 03:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 965919

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

There are noises coming... about cracks in the 3 gorges dam as well... Satellite pics show that the dam has considerably warped at may points. It is a ticking time bomb. IMG This picture has been debunked before. The warping shown in the picture is because of the image source stitching multiple pic...
by Jay
26 Jun 2020 01:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7690
Views: 832431

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Nice graphical representation of the Chinese Virus in US. This is what was avoided when we clamped down on inter-city travel in March/April until the Raga gang made it a big issue and helped spread the damn virus throughout the country. https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/us/coronavirus-spread....
by Jay
19 Jun 2020 09:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 965919

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

If you start making a big-deal out of it, AND you want the Chinese to back off you are creating a stiuation where Chinese will lose face. Knowing the PLA and CCP, the loss of face is what they can not tolerate. This is an absolute Chinese vulnerability that we should have taken advantage, but inste...
by Jay
19 Jun 2020 09:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 965919

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

If you start making a big-deal out of it, AND you want the Chinese to back off you are creating a stiuation where Chinese will lose face. Knowing the PLA and CCP, the loss of face is what they can not tolerate. This is an absolute Chinese vulnerability that we should have taken advantage, but inste...
by Jay
18 Jun 2020 10:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 965919

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

brvarsh wrote:We didn't need to win PR war when we have stabbed them near their heart and came back with the spear in hand. That's the war we need to win.


If you feel we do not need to win PR war then why this argument ji? Just move on.
by Jay
18 Jun 2020 09:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 965919

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Either you are trolling or your intentions are the same as Kejwi after Balakot and his "Modiji proof kaha hain" antics. I am not asking the Govt for proof, but asking posters here to stop propagating 43 as Chinese dead when there is no proof, tacit or overt from from GOI sources. 43 is al...
by Jay
18 Jun 2020 09:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 965919

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Why this fetish to trust only gora sources and not Indian ones? Also, what is wrong with propagating this number irrespective of verification to satisfy some? Many times, the fact that the chinese got a bloody nose (even if it is not confirmed to your satisfaction) is good to crumble their sense of...
by Jay
18 Jun 2020 08:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 965919

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Its only you who is claiming the PLA casualties to be "nonsense" on multiple threads. There are several sources Indian and foreign including China's own mouthpiece Global Times and the usual anti-India BBC that have reported there were chinese casualties. Whether it was 30,35,43 or 90 no ...
by Jay
18 Jun 2020 07:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 965919

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Rising Star has begun his tenure with 43 casualties of PLA as compared to 20 casualties of the enemy. That shall be greatly appreciated in the Corridors of Beijing. Can we stop quoting this nonsense about 43 causalities from PLA. There is not one qualified Indian source which gave this number out.
by Jay
17 Jun 2020 08:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 965919

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Enemy CO was killed. Radio intercepts have indicated that at least 43 casualties on Chinese side. You are very right when you ask, do you believe China? I do not, to a certain extent. But how is anybody supposed to believe your statement saying China suffered twice the causalities? You are not pedd...
by Jay
17 Jun 2020 05:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Ladakh Union Territory- 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 27045

Re: Ladakh Union Territory- 2019

[ This kind of approach is a guaranteed way to lose any perception war. And we criticize GoI for not being good at managing perceptions - how will they be any good when its public, including even senior posters in a jingo forum want "independent verification" nd won't trust their own gove...
by Jay
16 Jun 2020 22:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 965919

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

ldev wrote:Chinese foreign ministry called the Indian ambassador in Beijing and lodged a protest with him. So it looks like they did suffer a bloody nose as well.


I hope they suffered a bloody nose, but this could also be about putting us on the defensive by placing the blame on us.
by Jay
11 Jun 2020 21:20
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Aviation
Replies: 1460
Views: 280146

Re: Indian Naval Aviation

You might do well to read this as well. We are privileged to have the author on the board as well. https://www.livefistdefence.com/2013/02/alh-dhruv-truth-first-hand.html But bottomline - the claim that HAL never attempts to solve design flaws and merely engages in part replacements is clearly in e...
by Jay
10 Jun 2020 22:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Aviation
Replies: 1460
Views: 280146

Re: Indian Naval Aviation

This is painful to read. The article lays out the context of Navy's opposition to Dhruv and the working relationship it has with the supplier(HAL). The bureaucracy and the bone-headed logic that's seems to be ingrained in HAL is a site to behold, and absolutely pitiful. There is no reason to not pr...
by Jay
10 Jun 2020 21:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Naval Aviation
Replies: 1460
Views: 280146

Re: Indian Naval Aviation

Fairly detailed article.... The Truth Hurts, Says Indian Navy’s 1st Dhruv Flight Commander https://www.livefistdefence.com/2020/06/the-truth-hurts-says-indian-navys-1st-dhruv-flight-commander.html 10 June 2020, By Commander YASHODHAN MARATHE (Retd.) This is painful to read. The article lays out the...
by Jay
09 Jun 2020 06:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5327
Views: 706414

Re: Understanding the US - Again

ShyamSP wrote:Disclaimer: This video is from Infowars member so consume with some salt.


Shyam ji, if the video/source is from Infowars, it's not even worth the garbage its printed on.
by Jay
06 Jun 2020 22:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5327
Views: 706414

Re: Understanding the US - Again

It is a false equivalent to compare Dalits (or scheduled castes) to American blacks. For one thing, there is no outward difference in appearance, and secondly scheduled castes have intact families unlike American blacks. Finally, the reservation system in India, which is the largest affirmative act...
by Jay
06 Jun 2020 03:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5327
Views: 706414

Re: Understanding the US - Again

My essential line at work when someone asks for my opinion about whether I support it or not. I don't support racism. Why do only black lives matter? What happened to other colored people? Why didn't they choose colored lives matter? There are plenty of examples of brown Hindu people not getting an...
by Jay
05 Jun 2020 23:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4987
Views: 718715

Re: Internal Security Watch

Th efficiency with which Indian commies have adopted violent islamism as their "cause" should be a case study. Roaches of the same kind.

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