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by Paul
23 Oct 2020 16:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1905
Views: 460664

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

https://www.sundayguardianlive.com/opinion/2590-it-was-indian-civil-service-kept-pak-going-early-years It was the Indian Civil Service that kept Pak going in the early years ARUN BHATNAGAR Updated : January 14, 2016, 2:53 PM An overriding majority of the top administrators in the British Raj and, su...
by Paul
16 Oct 2020 14:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1070991

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Weathervanes like KhushbuSundar joing BJP is testament to changing winds in TN.
by Paul
16 Oct 2020 14:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1070991

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

https://thefederal.com/the-eighth-column/hindu-nationalism-is-rising-in-tamil-nadu-can-bjp-be-far-behind/ Hindu nationalism is rising in Tamil Nadu. Can BJP be far behind? Prabhakar Tamilarasu 6:59 AM, 14 October, 2020 Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email Share Tamil Hindu, Hindu nationalism, Hindutva Th...
by Paul
14 Oct 2020 16:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1070991

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Paul wrote:
Mikku
@******
That Tanishq ad was produced by a Bombay based production house named “Culture Film Company” and the Joyeeta Patpatia is the owner of that company and directed this advertisement.

Anti-CAA supporter, Sharjeel Imam admirer & a fan of tukde tukde gang.


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by Paul
14 Oct 2020 16:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1070991

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Mikku
@******
That Tanishq ad was produced by a Bombay based production house named “Culture Film Company” and the Joyeeta Patpatia is the owner of that company and directed this advertisement.

Anti-CAA supporter, Sharjeel Imam admirer & a fan of tukde tukde gang.
by Paul
10 Oct 2020 17:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Small Armaments & Infantry Equipment - News & Discussion
Replies: 842
Views: 177501

Re: Small Armaments & Infantry Equipment - News & Discussion

. . . Its all fine & dandy for you guys to barge in and shoot civilians, call in reapers to blow up women & children, when you guys are in a hostile country. Try doing the same when you have White Americans, supported by a hostile local population blowing shit up and sniping you in Boise, I...
by Paul
10 Oct 2020 16:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5327
Views: 706545

Re: Understanding the US - Again

The more things change.....the more they remain the same. Gen Kumaramangalam's views on USA in 1947 "This country is not one that I will ever get fond of. I have not got a very high opinion of them. The people that I have to deal with are very kind, hospitable and have been very good to the two...
by Paul
09 Oct 2020 14:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

Saurav Jha @SJha1618 In other news, online pictures & their analysis notwithstanding, there have indeed been reports for a while that the Pakistanis have offered to embed 'advisors' with PLA Ground Force units opposite Indian forces in Eastern Ladakh. Given that the Pakistanis are constantly ta...
by Paul
07 Oct 2020 13:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

https://swarajyamag.com/insta/pakistan-china-setting-up-missile-sites-along-the-indo-pak-border-in-occupied-kashmir Pakistan, China Setting Up Missile Sites Along The Indo-Pak Border In Occupied Kashmir byIANS-Oct 7, 2020 12:14 PM Pakistan, China Setting Up Missile Sites Along The Indo-Pak Border In...
by Paul
01 Oct 2020 17:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1905
Views: 460664

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Khan would have known it eons ago. Revelation is them not taking any action on it. Some one should send a memo to Lindsey Graham
by Paul
29 Sep 2020 16:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 5148
Views: 1045649

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

P C Mohan @PCMohanMP The #HAL achieved a commendable milestone with its 300th Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH-Dhruv). #Dhruv, a multirole and multimission helicopter is used in the Indian Army, Airforce & Navy for both utility and attack roles. Congratulations to HAL for this remarkable achievem...
by Paul
28 Sep 2020 12:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 1135
Views: 316220

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

With the barrel exploding of ATAGS in testing will foreign cos see an opportunity to get the Artillery gun selection race? Sjha alluded to this in latest tweet. These are the kind of situations where it is very difficult to decipher Modi. On one hand he calls for atmanirbhar Bharat and then on the o...
by Paul
26 Sep 2020 23:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

You appear to be fishing for information. I am reporting your post.
by Paul
26 Sep 2020 15:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

No need to share Operational details. Please delete your post
by Paul
24 Sep 2020 16:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

Looks like CPC did root cause analysis of the collapse of Soviet union and decided the Soviet Army was nationalist and after World War II had developed nationalistic thinking independent of the Communist Aprty. The Soviet army launched the coup and when it was opposed it got into a moral crisis as ...
by Paul
23 Sep 2020 20:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

Just like the Japanese initiated WW2 with a carrier strike on Pearl Harbour, the Chinese war will be initiated with a massive Cyber Attack on military and civil networks and infrastructure closely coupled with a massive Information Warfare campaign. Thereafter they will initiate missile, air and ar...
by Paul
23 Sep 2020 16:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

The WolfpackRight-pointing magnifying glass
@TheWolfpackIN

Chinese are building a rail-road link from Shigatse to Yadong in Chumbi Valley of occupied Tibet to put pressure on Indian Siliguri corridor.
by Paul
22 Sep 2020 21:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1905
Views: 460664

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Haroon Riaz
@HaroonRiaz
Actually, gang rape burglaries are on the rise in NE/Central Punjab. It seems that raping in front of the family is a thing with these gangs. No talk of addressing the larger crime problem, just focusing on a manhunt to deflect from their incompetence to keep law and order.
by Paul
22 Sep 2020 16:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

Zhou en Lai lulled us into complacency for 5 years before October 1962. Compared to that time PRC's diplomatic preparations seem amateurish and puerile. Looking back 2013 was best time to strike us as our WWR reserves were down, preparations incomplete etc. They studied Modi ji in detail and thought...
by Paul
22 Sep 2020 14:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

On Newschannels they were showing the Oil Depot in Ladakh (near Leh?) from where fuel is being supplied to forward areas. All that is needed are the coordinates.

Why they had to show it beats me.....
by Paul
22 Sep 2020 12:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

Brahma Chellaney @Chellaney HT reports China has now deployed intermediate-range ballistic missiles (IRBMs) in Aksai Chin, which it occupied in the mid-1950s. IRBMs generally are nuclear-armed, but China has also built conventional warheads. In a non-nuclear role, IRBMs can scarcely cause massive d...
by Paul
21 Sep 2020 16:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

PLA has always come off second best in hand to hand combat....kungfu videos not withstanding. It is time to lay the 10 feet chinaman theory to rest forever. This from Nathu La in 1967 http://veekay-militaryhistory.blogspot.com/2013/04/nathula-1967-real-story.html On 7 September the work started agai...
by Paul
18 Sep 2020 22:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

https://www.indiatoday.in/news-analysis/story/china-avoid-conflict-secretly-planning-counterattack-india-ladakh-standoff-1722957-2020-09-18 Is China avoiding conflict or secretly planning a counterattack against India? Many within China believe that its India policy is lacking strength and its milit...
by Paul
18 Sep 2020 10:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

What are the odds that PLA has employed Pakis to monitor our communications channels.

Pakis have decades of experience in Kashmir monitoring our comms and are familiar with our SOPs. Collaboration in this aspect between the Pakis and PLA cannot be ruled out.
by Paul
17 Sep 2020 14:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

https://www.theweek.in/theweek/current/2020/08/13/winter-is-coming.html Winter is comingThe Army must stock supplies if it has to post more troops along the LAC in LadakhPradip R Sagar By Pradip R Sagar August 23, 2020 17:53 IST army-ladakh Ready for the long haul: An Army convoy in Ladakh | Sanjay ...
by Paul
14 Sep 2020 20:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-china/india-says-china-laying-cables-to-bolster-communications-at-border-flashpoint-idUSKBN26525E India says China laying cables to bolster communications at border flashpoint By Devjyot Ghoshal LEH, India (Reuters) - Two Indian officials said Chinese troops ...
by Paul
08 Sep 2020 16:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

Paradrops on Chushul and DBO cannot be ruled out, hopefully some BMPs and older T72s are deployed in the vicinity

It is a Paki drone, Eva Zheng who is claiming Chushul captured....they are replicating the Balakot lessons where they claimed SU was downed.
by Paul
08 Sep 2020 16:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 2380
Views: 392489

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

Per Jha, skirmishes will spread to other areas if it PLA gets short end of stick.
by Paul
18 Jul 2020 20:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4987
Views: 718955

Re: Internal Security Watch

Loknath Behra IIRC was the one in news recently for having stars on his mask.....
by Paul
12 Jun 2020 11:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1905
Views: 460664

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

mappunni wrote:
Most probably born in the US. And probably a 1st-degree felony which strikes out any future employment prospects except flipping burgers or marrying the first cousin from Lund of pure!


Does background checks pull up misdemeanours too?
by Paul
18 May 2020 15:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1905
Views: 460664

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Pakis compare Isloo to Delhi on youtube....drooling over how clean and orderly Isloo is compared to Delhi. A more apt comparision would be to compare chandigarh to Slummabad as they both were built in same time frame.
by Paul
23 Mar 2020 17:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7690
Views: 833041

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

IBM got into the Machine gun mfg business in WWII
by Paul
21 Mar 2020 16:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4987
Views: 718955

Re: Internal Security Watch

Kanchan Gupta @KanchanGupta · 5m More from the #Islamist front: Al-Qaida in Indian subcontinent flagship mag renamed 'Nawai Ghazwai Hind'. Post US-Taliban deal, focus of jihad will now be Kashmir and rest of #India. In the midst of COVID threat, Islamist challenge is going to be more intense for In...
by Paul
20 Mar 2020 11:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7690
Views: 833041

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

ॐ त्र्यम्बकं यजामहे सु॒गन्धिं॑ पुष्टि॒वर्धनम् ।
उ॒र्वा॒रु॒कमिव॒ बन्धनान् मृ॒त्योर्मुक्षीय॒ मा ऽमृता॑त् ।[3]


Mahamrityunjaya Mantra
by Paul
18 Mar 2020 20:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1905
Views: 460664

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

From ladakhi and kashmiri shias visiting Iran
by Paul
17 Mar 2020 11:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7690
Views: 833041

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

One option in India to avoid COVID-19 is to migrate to rural areas to avoid international returnees. A few people in BLR I know have done so.
by Paul
12 Mar 2020 15:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8062
Views: 1070991

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

They gave as good as they got inspite of months of Malsi preparation.
by Paul
02 Mar 2020 20:00
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1311
Views: 199331

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

PRC PMI is at 40 per CNN
by Paul
28 Feb 2020 18:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5225
Views: 965252

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

There appears to be a complete blackout of articles or any analysis listing impact of Corona Virus on PRC's economy and defense spending.

At a conservative estimate, this has set PRC's economy by 8-10 years. Please post articles on PRC's economic status and defense spending where you see them.

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