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by narmad
05 Jun 2018 19:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army History Thread
Replies: 889
Views: 135583

Re: Indian Army History Thread

Didn't know where to post this and since its history Indonesia vs India OPERATION (SUCCESS-Operation uncovered) After covertly reaching out to the governors of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Indonesian operatives were able to convince them of the merits of joining Indonesia in order to prevent the...
by narmad
03 Jan 2018 05:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3260
Views: 534726

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

China reportedly tested a ballistic missile with a hypersonic glide vehicle

Somehow i am not able to access the content of the link.
Can anyone print the relevant parts.

Thanks
by narmad
10 Jul 2017 21:21
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Blockchain technology
Replies: 66
Views: 13243

Re: Blockchain technology

ETH infra bombed during the recent surge of ICO transactions.

Do you feel its worthwhile to invest into the EOS ICO ?

Steemit is a monetized version of reddit.
by narmad
05 Jun 2017 08:31
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Blockchain technology
Replies: 66
Views: 13243

Re: Blockchain technology

And who pays for this network of servers and other resources? It can only work if the countries like the above example or some autonomous industry bodies like European FMD create the base, else why would any private enterprise invest in this?? https://bitcoin.org/en/full-node#what-is-a-full-node Or...
by narmad
23 May 2017 00:22
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Autos Thread -2
Replies: 434
Views: 52741

Re: Indian Autos Thread -2

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by narmad
26 Jan 2017 11:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: REPUBLIC DAY 2017
Replies: 236
Views: 18469

Re: REPUBLIC DAY 2017

नेत्रा!! Waiting for तेजस
by narmad
26 Jan 2017 11:28
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: REPUBLIC DAY 2017
Replies: 236
Views: 18469

Re: REPUBLIC DAY 2017

Fly past starting
by narmad
26 Jan 2017 10:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: REPUBLIC DAY 2017
Replies: 236
Views: 18469

Re: REPUBLIC DAY 2017

shameful of PM and RM to be sitting yet another year when a widow is being presented with a medal poor thing - heart goes out to her - alone Yes I found the attitude very casual, specially the DM was not even looking when she was passing him. Also, the three chiefs have expressions like they have b...
by narmad
26 Jan 2017 10:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: REPUBLIC DAY 2017
Replies: 236
Views: 18469

Re: REPUBLIC DAY 2017

Live broadcast on YouTube
by narmad
07 Dec 2016 20:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14
Replies: 4681
Views: 582380

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14

Hemant Rout ‏@Hemant_TNIE 2h2 hours ago
Astra #missile developed by @DRDO_India exploded soon after take off from #Odisha based test range causing enormous noise. @NewIndianXpress
by narmad
16 Nov 2016 05:50
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7842
Views: 637275

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Could someone pls summarize the actual rules and scheme? As I understand (pls correct me) ppl have until Dec. 31 to exchange 500 and 1000 rupee notes for new notes or deposit them in the bank, hain? Maybe have to provide some indication of source? IIRC, Supreme HQ and I together have like Rs. 17000...
by narmad
15 Nov 2016 02:40
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 4125
Views: 688891

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

Zynda wrote:^^Where are u getting all these info saar? From ur little birdies who nest around ADA?


aam khao sir, gutliyon ki chinta mat karo [ enjoy the mango, don't worry where the seed came from ]
by narmad
09 Nov 2016 03:13
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7842
Views: 637275

Re: Currency Demonitisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Question to Finance gurus

What will be the affect on exchange rate ?
by narmad
02 Nov 2016 01:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: OFB, MoD Companies Discussion Thread
Replies: 196
Views: 26859

Re: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector

I am slowly going through few hundred pages of CAG reports on OFB. My observations:- Army wants 600 FN GPMGs but OFB produces 125 per annum. Army wants 2500 Carl Gustafs OFB produces 600 Per annum. OFB Producing NIL HMGs and AGLs against demand of 250 per annum. Dhanush not been ordered by Army til...
by narmad
17 Oct 2016 21:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2774
Views: 400498

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

Pappu is Rahul Gandhi

by ragupta » 17 Oct 2016

Rakesh wrote:

Can I echo cybaru? Who is Pappu? The suspense is killing :)


Rajiv Gandhi
by narmad
12 Oct 2016 20:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 11743
Views: 730765

Re: Levant crisis - III

must be the pakistani Shia !!
by narmad
24 Aug 2016 21:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 22 April 2015
Replies: 4211
Views: 276001

Re: Indian Naval News & Discussion - 22 April 2015

Speculations galore !!!
supposedly leaked in 2011 !!
by narmad
19 Aug 2016 18:18
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4793
Views: 354751

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Officials Party As Athletes Struggle Atal Bihari Vajpayee as Prime Minister of India almost personified his own brand of coolness. And I can reveal that the brief presence of our current Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Vijay Goel, in the Prime Minister’s Office got his goat. He had plaintivel...
by narmad
07 Jun 2016 08:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery: News & Discussion
Replies: 4762
Views: 609598

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

Guys, be above insults. Responding to each and every allegation makes you look petty. Don't worry about your personal honor: BRF members are intelligent. If someone is being a jerk, most people will realize that even without someone else explicitly pointing that out. Not that i am intelligent, but ...
by narmad
05 Jun 2016 03:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pinaka - Story
Replies: 37
Views: 3200

Re: Pinaka - Story

Thank you very much for the much awaited post.
Keep them coming.
by narmad
29 Mar 2016 20:48
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)
Replies: 4734
Views: 179659

Re: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)

Actually, there is no law that says only majority has responsibility to secularism and minority can indulge in guilt flipping, within and outside friendship circle. So that behavior is not legit. Logically speaking, ISIL is more like Spanish barbarians who tortured population in Goa and people actu...
by narmad
25 Feb 2016 21:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4668
Views: 288592

Re: Deterrence

Pakistan's National Command Authority calls for strategic restraint pact in S. Asia - DAWN Besides expressing its resolve to do everything, short of entering an arms race , for keeping national security intact, the NCA “re-emphasised Pakistan’s desire for establishing the Strategic Restraint Regime...
by narmad
17 Feb 2016 22:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery: News & Discussion
Replies: 4762
Views: 609598

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

Unless there are IP issues involved, it would be more profitable for the Private Industries to indigenise as much as possible and as quickly as possible. Sourcing locally would be comparatively cheaper. Also, India can be the hub for support. Routing supply from India to say afghanistan, would be ch...
by narmad
31 Dec 2015 20:20
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 2932
Views: 360445

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail: Will the revenues cover even cost of hedging the Yen loan? NEMI JAIN | 17/12/2015 | There is another unique factor, which needs to be looked at closely. The Mumbai suburb of Borivali in particular and the Western suburbs in general have a high concentration of Guja...
by narmad
18 Dec 2015 06:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc) - II
Replies: 4115
Views: 103496

Re: The Levant crisis.(Israel,SYRIA,Lebanon,etc) - II

any statement and proposal that is UN centric is NOT in favor of architects of grand scheme here and decidedly in favor of Russian stand. Total victory of Shia is not possible nor is in our interest. Beaten down shia is status quo and hence not favorable. Total sunni victory is /(was) possible but ...
by narmad
03 Dec 2015 20:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 283760

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

New Afghan Taliban leader may have been shot in Pakistan, Afghan officials say Too good if true. Two Afghan government officials said Akhtar Mohammad Mansour was shot Tuesday near the western Pakistani city of Quetta. Afghan officials believe Mansour was either gravely injured or died before he cou...
by narmad
11 Sep 2015 18:33
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 22 April 2015
Replies: 4211
Views: 276001

Re: Indian Naval News & Discussion - 22 April 2015

Navy [with the least budget allocation] has to be prudent where it spends it.

Plus you have the OROP, so the MOD/MOF babooz don't have anything in their pocket to spend.
by narmad
16 Jul 2015 18:36
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 22 April 2015
Replies: 4211
Views: 276001

Re: Indian Naval News & Discussion - 22 April 2015

2 hours ago New Delhi, Delhi DefMin @manoharparrikar releases Indian Naval Indigenisation Plan; to help industry achieve #MakeInIndia Initiatives. Huge opportunity for Indian Inc. as Navy focusses on indigenisation: R K Dhowan Dhowan said a warship can be divided into three segments - float, move an...
by narmad
01 Jul 2015 15:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 3509
Views: 364707

Re: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread - August 9 , 2014

How about a twitter campaign ? We can have an hashtag #savetheArjun and make it trending . Thing is, we have to agree on one hashtag and include it in all our tweets, along with .> @manoharparrikar .> #MakeinIndia .> @PMOIndia .> @narendramodi Ask friends and family to use these hashtags and take i...
by narmad
01 Jul 2015 15:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1753
Views: 241423

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

How about a twitter campaign ? We can have an hashtag #savetheArjun and make it trending . Thing is, we have to agree on one hashtag and include it in all our tweets, along with .> @manoharparrikar .> #MakeinIndia .> @PMOIndia .> @narendramodi Ask friends and family to use these hashtags and take it...
by narmad
29 Jun 2015 21:24
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions
Replies: 3980
Views: 106894

Re: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions

No offence to anyone but frankly how absurd is this IAF requirement, i mean you have your own guys for whom you cant guarantee their lives when they strap into a Mig21/27 cockpit and here you have an aircraft which is superior to your useless MIG21 kakoose(like Vina garu says) and still you don't w...
by narmad
29 Jun 2015 19:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions
Replies: 3980
Views: 106894

Re: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions

narmad, Do you have full text of the chat? If so can you post a link and the full text using quote button? Thanks, ramana Chat is still in progress, there are lot of irrelevant questions, [ is it better than F16, when will we export, why dont we have TVC engine ...] Quite a few of the questions are...
by narmad
29 Jun 2015 18:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions
Replies: 3980
Views: 106894

Re: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions

Update from chat - Tarmak007 : FOC is between Dec 2015 and March 2016. As of now SP-1 handed over. 19 more in IOC config. SP1 was handed over to airforce in jan 2015. sp2 will be in the last quarter of this year. By the end of financial year two more SP aircrafts. FOC is an ongoing process and never...
by narmad
30 May 2015 02:08
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 22 April 2015
Replies: 4211
Views: 276001

Re: Indian Naval News & Discussion - 22 April 2015

India's First Indigenous Aircraft Carrier INS Vikrant Launches for Sea Trials First Indian-made aircraft carrier INS Vikrant, made by Cochin Shipyard ltd, has undocked for sea trials. She'll undergo extensive harbour acceptance trials before getting commissioned. Did main stream media miss it ? -An...
by narmad
27 May 2015 19:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3559
Views: 425882

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 11 June 2014

The rate at which, he changes his mind on things, I cannot even post that fast! What does he mean by WHEN funding is available. What was the LTIPP and DAC doing, ordering things without any funds? To be fair, it was not under his watch. Snippet from Nitin Gokhle's article During a couple of on-came...
by narmad
19 May 2015 18:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011
Replies: 4296
Views: 180521

Re: India Nuclear News and Discussion 4 July 2011

Start-up of 2nd power unit at India’s Kudankulam NPP planned for summer — Rosatom KAZAN, May 15. /TASS/. The start-up of the second power unit at the Kudankulam nuclear power plant, which India is building with Russia’s assistance, is scheduled for the summer of 2015, Russian civilian nuclear power...
by narmad
14 May 2015 19:06
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions
Replies: 3980
Views: 106894

Re: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions

Excellent posts from Maitya and Karan. This shows the very real difficulties. One parallel is the frustration in Yoo Ess circles about the (perceived) glacial pace of the Space Program. Instead of going on holiday to Mars and touring Jupiter by now (extrapolating from 1969) there is no human presen...
by narmad
05 Mar 2015 20:01
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions
Replies: 3980
Views: 106894

Re: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions

Good read on why LCA Navy Mk-1 has exceeded design parameters and design considerations of Navy Mk-2. http://thumkar.blogspot.in/2015/03/lca-navy-succeeding-through-success.html Success from Failure LCA Navy Mk-2 Commodore Balaji's confidence was eye-opening - The biggest pay-off from the LCA Navy ...
by narmad
18 Dec 2014 10:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2
Replies: 4159
Views: 621932

Re: INS Arihant (ATV) News and Discussion -2

“The effective fuel inventory of the submarine reactor is insufficient for longer duration deployment of the vessel far away from Indian shores, as it will necessitate frequent fuel changes that are time-consuming,” said a Navy veteran, who was previously associated with the project. :rotfl: s. ana...
by narmad
01 Dec 2014 19:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 101945

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

The second offering was to do away with the issues while making the first one. What is your issue with that? When they couldn't do away with the issues while making the first one, how does it inspire confidence or guarantee that the second offering will do away with the issues? That is how it works...

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