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by g.sarkar
23 Jun 2019 18:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2103
Views: 287411

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

https://www.spiegel.de/international/world/nicola-sturgeon-boris-johnson-lacks-competence-a-1273642.html Nicola Sturgeon Interview Boris Johnson Lacks 'Competence and Integrity' In an interview with DER SPIEGEL, Nicola Sturgeon, the head of the Scottish government, discusses her plans for an indepen...
by g.sarkar
23 Jun 2019 03:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The next war in the Persian Gulf
Replies: 189
Views: 19049

Re: The next war in the Persian Gulf

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/22/world/middleeast/trump-iran.html Facing Intensifying Confrontation With Iran, Trump Has Few Appealing Options By David E. Sanger, June 22, 2019 President Trump’s last-minute decision to pull back from a retaliatory strike on Iran underscored the absence of appealin...
by g.sarkar
22 Jun 2019 14:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4859
Views: 655646

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Balakot strike never happened. India should promise never to to do a Balakot again. I want whatever it is that Dim and friends are smoking.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
22 Jun 2019 13:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 491
Views: 87316

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

I knew you kaffirs would make such weird suggestions. Think like a Momin for Allah's sake. The Bible/Koran has many such examples of prophets eating locusts. Pakistanis are eating grass, now Allah Almighty has sent them locusts to balance their diet. Simple. AOA.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
22 Jun 2019 10:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 491
Views: 87316

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

https://www.aljazeera.com/ajimpact/millions-locusts-iran-invaded-pakistan-190620070741559.html Millions of locusts from Iran have invaded Pakistan Pakistan's government fears the swarms may attack cotton crops, a crucial source of income for its weak economy. by Ismail Dilawar, 20 Jun 2019 A massive...
by g.sarkar
22 Jun 2019 03:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The next war in the Persian Gulf
Replies: 189
Views: 19049

Re: The next war in the Persian Gulf

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2019/06/21/iran-strike-trump-criticized-republicans-calling-off-missiles/1523118001/ This was a direct attack on U.S. assets': Trump's aborted Iran strike draws criticism from Republicans Ledyard King and Christal Hayes, USA TODAY, June 21, 2019 WASHINGTO...
by g.sarkar
21 Jun 2019 20:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The next war in the Persian Gulf
Replies: 189
Views: 19049

Re: The next war in the Persian Gulf

Gentlemen, I have a question. In case of a war between the US and Eyeran, how much is India obliged to support the US as per our mutual aid treaties with them. Are we to provide fuel to US assets? Allow US ships access to our ports? Allow their planes to land at our military/civilian airfields? Than...
by g.sarkar
21 Jun 2019 19:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The next war in the Persian Gulf
Replies: 189
Views: 19049

Re: The next war in the Persian Gulf

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/20/world/middleeast/iran-us-drone.html Trump Approves Strikes on Iran, but Then Abruptly Pulls Back By Michael D. Shear, Eric Schmitt, Michael Crowley and Maggie Haberman, June 20, 2019 WASHINGTON — President Trump approved military strikes against Iran in retaliation...
by g.sarkar
21 Jun 2019 19:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 2303
Views: 326249

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://www.news18.com/news/india/no-plans-to-cap-h-1b-visa-for-indian-techies-confirms-us-state-department-2196909.html?ref=hp_top_pos_1 In Big Relief for Indian Techies, US Says No Plans to Cap H-1B Visa Program Over Data Storage Debate The United States had reportedly told India it was considerin...
by g.sarkar
21 Jun 2019 10:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 491
Views: 87316

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

https://www.indiatoday.in/trending-news/story/imran-khan-quotes-rabindranath-tagore-says-it-is-by-kahlil-gibran-twitter-tears-him-apart-1552014-2019-06-19 Imran Khan quotes Rabindranath Tagore, says it is by Kahlil Gibran. Twitter tears him apart Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan took to Twitter to...
by g.sarkar
20 Jun 2019 17:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 2303
Views: 326249

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://www.forbes.com/sites/stuartanderson/2019/06/20/attorneys-say-trump-lacks-legal-authority-to-limit-h-1b-visas-for-indians/#44a719ae71a2 Attorneys Say Trump Lacks Legal Authority To Limit H-1B Visas For Indians Stuart Anderson As part of its increasingly tense trade dispute with India, Trump a...
by g.sarkar
20 Jun 2019 03:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 2303
Views: 326249

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://poverty.ucdavis.edu/faq/what-current-poverty-rate-united-states What is the current poverty rate in the United States? Current estimates on poverty in the U.S. The official poverty rate is 12.3 percent, based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2017 estimates. That year, an estimated 39.7 million Am...
by g.sarkar
19 Jun 2019 22:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 2303
Views: 326249

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/indian-american-population-grew-by-38-between-2010-2017-report/article28026675.ece Indian-American population grew by 38% between 2010 and 2017: report There are at least 630,000 Indians who are undocumented, a 72% increase since 2010 The population of Ind...
by g.sarkar
19 Jun 2019 09:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 2303
Views: 326249

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/18/business/economy/global-economy-trade-war.html Global Economic Growth Is Already Slowing. The U.S. Trade War Is Making It Worse. By Jeanna Smialek, Jim Tankersley and Jack Ewing, June 18, 2019 WASHINGTON — President Trump’s trade war is chilling business investment...
by g.sarkar
18 Jun 2019 17:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 2303
Views: 326249

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-48650505 India announces retaliatory trade tariffs against the US 15 June 2019 India has said that, from Sunday, it will impose tariffs on 28 US products, including almonds and apples. The new duties, some as high as 70%, are in response to Washington's refu...
by g.sarkar
18 Jun 2019 13:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 491
Views: 87316

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

https://www.rediff.com/news/report/jawan-killed-terrorists-gunned-down-in-anantnag-updates/20190618.htm 2 terrorists involved in Pulwama attack gunned down Last updated on: June 18, 2019 12:46 IST A jawan has died in an encounter with terrorists in Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, a police ...
by g.sarkar
17 Jun 2019 13:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 491
Views: 87316

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

EswarPrakash wrote:
SSridhar wrote:He is dressed up as an Arab, a lineage that all Pakistanis claim or seek forever.

Father's Day and all :mrgreen:

He is saying "My Arab fathers brought kirket to South Asia".
Gautam
by g.sarkar
17 Jun 2019 04:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 491
Views: 87316

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Now that Pakistan has lost to India in the World Cup, a great number of TV sets will be/have been broken. This will have a positive effect on the sale of TV sets in Pakistan and ultimately on the Pak economy. The game itself shows a YYY conspiracy as it was held on Father's day. India being the Baap...
by g.sarkar
16 Jun 2019 09:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3248
Views: 473101

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

https://www.sundayguardianlive.com/news/imports-pakistan-slip-92-year Imports from Pakistan slip by 92% in a year Navtan Kumar, June 15, 2019 New Delhi: Imports from Pakistan declined by 92% to $2.84 million in the one-year period till March this year, following imposition of 200% customs duties on ...
by g.sarkar
16 Jun 2019 08:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 491
Views: 87316

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

https://www.sundayguardianlive.com/news/modi-scores-big-terror-imran-looks-cover Modi scores big on terror as Imran looks for cover Utpal Kumar, June 15, 2019, 7:40 pm New Delhi: In his 1968 book, Asian Drama, based on his experiences in the subcontinent, Swedish Nobel Laureate, Gunnar Myrdal noted ...
by g.sarkar
16 Jun 2019 08:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 344
Views: 35011

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

no wonder the congis were barking like stray dogs as the counting day grew closer. It was all a congi ponzi scheme that was swallowed hook, line and sinker by the owners of the congi party and their servile minions. even the lootyens liberandus and the hostile godi, as well as the foreign press, fe...
by g.sarkar
15 Jun 2019 12:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 3130
Views: 456105

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

https://www.spiegel.de/international/world/china-expands-media-dominance-in-africa-a-1272274.html The Voice of Beijing China's Expanding Media Dominance in Africa Chinese state television is gaining influence in Africa. But while the media outlets involved officially claim their journalism is indepe...
by g.sarkar
14 Jun 2019 17:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion- Post PM appointment crisis
Replies: 910
Views: 32792

Re: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion- Post PM appointment crisis

https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/suspects-easter-bombings-extradited-sri-lanka-63710159 5 suspects in Easter bombings extradited to Sri Lanka THE ASSOCIATED PRESS COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Jun 14, 2019 Five key suspects in Easter Sunday bomb attacks on Sri Lankan churches and hotels have be...
by g.sarkar
14 Jun 2019 17:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 491
Views: 87316

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/pakistan/asif-ali-zardari-admitted-to-hospital-after-drop-in-sugar-level-blood-pressure-media-report/articleshow/69778339.cms Asif Ali Zardari admitted to hospital after drop in sugar level, blood pressure: Media report ..... Some how I was expecting that. G...
by g.sarkar
14 Jun 2019 07:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Bengal - news and strategy thread
Replies: 305
Views: 26547

Re: West Bengal - news and strategy thread

Thanks. I will try to search Amazon. I have read about Murshid Kuli Khan Shirajdaula etc, but in Bengali,
Gautam
by g.sarkar
14 Jun 2019 02:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Bengal - news and strategy thread
Replies: 305
Views: 26547

Re: West Bengal - news and strategy thread

ramana wrote:I was reading the history of the Nawabs of Bengal from 1704 to 1757.

Could you please state the name of the book?
Gautam
by g.sarkar
12 Jun 2019 22:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 491
Views: 87316

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

https://www.rediff.com/news/report/pm-not-to-fly-over-pakistan-while-travelling-for-sco/20190612.htm PM not to fly over Pakistan while travelling for SCO June 12, 2019 17:32 IST India's decision on the prime minister's travel route to Bishkek appears surprising as it had only requested Pakistan to l...
by g.sarkar
12 Jun 2019 09:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2103
Views: 287411

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

OK. So, I must support AUS against PAK. This will burn my my p***c hairs, but a man's got to do what a man's got to do.
Thanks UlanBatoriji.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
12 Jun 2019 07:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2103
Views: 287411

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

UlanBatoriji,
In a match between the white pigs and brown pigs, who to support as a Dharmic? I have been pondering on this for some time and can not come to a conclusion. Can you or others help?
Gautam
by g.sarkar
11 Jun 2019 16:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2103
Views: 287411

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Another interesting article: https://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/oxford-professor-on-brexit-s-colonial-roots-a-1270238.html Oxford Professor on Brexit's Colonial Roots 'The Empire Was Celebrated as A Great Thing' In the view of Oxford Professor Danny Dorling, a British elite drunk on nation...
by g.sarkar
11 Jun 2019 15:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 2103
Views: 287411

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

https://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/poverty-in-nottingham-the-uk-s-worsening-problem-a-1269597.html British Austerity One Family's Struggle to Escape Poverty in the UK Although the United Kingdom is the fifth-richest country in the world, 14 million people in the country live below the pover...
by g.sarkar
11 Jun 2019 07:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 491
Views: 87316

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

https://www.cnn.com/2019/06/10/asia/asif-ali-zardari-arrested-intl/index.html Former Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari arrested on corruption charges By Sophia Saifi and Bianca Britton, CNN Mon June 10, 2019 Islamabad, Pakistan (CNN)Pakistan's former President Asif Ali Zardari was arrested Monday...
by g.sarkar
07 Jun 2019 09:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 491
Views: 87316

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

KLNMurthy wrote:India should settle Kashmir with talks otherwise there will be no peace and Indians will keep starving.

India should settle Kashmir with ex-service men from Sikh, Gorkha, Naga etc. community, and give them land and weapons to defend themselves.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
06 Jun 2019 12:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 2903
Views: 298441

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Prasadji,
Please see this on youtude: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QqJS0H7ppAA&t=573s, Why Israelis like to travel to India?
The commentator says that if a jew walks 100m in a European city and is recognizable as a jew, he is assaulted. Certainly news to me.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
06 Jun 2019 09:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 2903
Views: 298441

Re: Understanding the US - Again

And surely Failure To Act and Earn One's Pay cannot be a crime or all 500 COTUS types and most of SDOTUS would be in jail. What perjury? He's not given any evidence after swearing to tell whole truth etc. Lying to EphBeeEye puts him in the same league as (never mind). Ulanbatoriji, In our training ...
by g.sarkar
06 Jun 2019 04:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 2903
Views: 298441

Re: Understanding the US - Again

If you understand US racial politics, there is always some reverence to the old country. Many American Far Right and White Rights groups are enamored with Germany. Third Reich collectables are big in the American Midwest where the whites are majority German descent. (Though they less likely than sa...
by g.sarkar
06 Jun 2019 03:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards
Replies: 428
Views: 53575

Re: Endgame of NaPakistan: How and what afterwards

Are you guys thinking of a modern Hari Singh Nalwa? Things are different now a days though.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
04 Jun 2019 18:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 2903
Views: 298441

Re: Understanding the US - Again

The Germans and the Japanese have always insisted on honouring the post war constitutions imposed by the USA on both of them that limited military spending to a small proportion of the GDP. The creation of NATO and the EU was to bind Germany to these institutions as a way of dissipating any return ...
by g.sarkar
04 Jun 2019 17:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 2903
Views: 298441

Re: Understanding the US - Again

DT is an ethnic German. In fact, the US white population has more German than English for ethnic origin. Irish comes in third. Cholaji, DT is not ethnic German. He is American. If you cannot speak Punjabi, you are not a Punjabi. If you cannot speak Bengali, you are not a Bengali. You could say that...

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