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by g.sarkar
18 Jul 2018 16:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

Philipji, The Indian commissioned officers and the ICS were to be exactly like their British counterparts except their colour. In this they were not successful. I remember reading an article by Annadashankar Ray, ICS,who retired after independence to pursue a successful writing career. He was close ...
by g.sarkar
18 Jul 2018 09:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

The UK gave up India because it could not hold onto it thanks to Netaji and the INA.The RIN mutiny perhaps the final nail in the coffin.Caught between masses of mutinous Indian soldiets- and millions served in the two stupid European wars that encompassed the globe, and the " half-naked fakir&...
by g.sarkar
16 Jul 2018 06:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1406
Views: 157943

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

chetak wrote:
Bart S wrote:To quote Yes Prime Minister "Sun readers don't care who runs the country, so long as she's got big t*ts"
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and Trump does know lots of people with big tits. :wink:

Yes, and knows them in a Biblical way. But Karma is catching up to him.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
16 Jul 2018 00:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

A lengthy article on one person's "trip" across the border: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/06/30/world/smuggling-illegal-immigration-costs.html?fallback=1&recId=17QmX9knT4d9nTOhIjrYGzCvJbI&geoContinent=NA&geoRegion=IL&recAlloc=random&geoCountry=US&blockId=...
by g.sarkar
15 Jul 2018 09:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2534
Views: 165250

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/global-opinions/wp/2018/07/14/barkha-dutt-as-pakistans-nawaz-sharif-is-sent-to-jail-his-rival-imran-khan-should-not-celebrate/?utm_term=.52b1745538c8 By Barkha Dutt July 14 at 1:05 AM As Pakistan’s Nawaz Sharif is sent to jail, his rival Imran Khan should not cele...
by g.sarkar
15 Jul 2018 05:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/20/business/economy/trump-trade-economy.html?fallback=0&recId=17OZUgYJ2hAP0sAMW7bCTNz4uPt&geoContinent=EU&geoRegion=34&recAlloc=random&geoCountry=TR&blockId=signature-journalism-random&action=click&module=editorsPicks&pgtype=Article...
by g.sarkar
14 Jul 2018 17:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?
Replies: 201
Views: 15687

Re: CAATSA .. An Oxymoron ?

India invites Donald Trump to be chief guest at next year’s Republic Day parade http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/64968372.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst You can bet every penny known DT he will agree to come if India agrees to US terms of Z...
by g.sarkar
14 Jul 2018 06:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2534
Views: 165250

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Happy Fridin to all BRF Saars. Fridin 13th is always a special day with great news for everyone. Hasnain Baloch is a young man and will adjust to hell easily. Wish him all the best.
Gautam
by g.sarkar
13 Jul 2018 06:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1519
Views: 182895

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Amberji, Paul Manafort is a low life that is found in muddied waters looking for financial gains. Please read: https://theintercept.com/2017/09/05/decades-ago-paul-manafort-played-a-leading-role-in-a-pioneering-operation-to-secretly-funnel-foreign-money-into-u-s-politics/ "DECADES AGO, PAUL MAN...
by g.sarkar
13 Jul 2018 04:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-44815558 Trump: Brexit plan 'will probably kill' US trade deal Donald Trump has said the UK will "probably not" get a trade deal with the US, if the prime minister's Brexit plan goes ahead. He told The Sun the PM's plan would "probably kill the dea...
by g.sarkar
13 Jul 2018 00:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3034
Views: 366395

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

https://swarajyamag.com/politics/chinese-were-running-illegal-drug-factory-in-bengal-that-none-knew-about Chinese Were Running Illegal Drug Factory In Bengal That None Knew About Jaideep Mazumdar, Jul 11, 2018 State authorities in Madhupur in West Bengal’s Murshidabad district, which borders Banglad...
by g.sarkar
12 Jul 2018 10:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-44767847 Can Nato survive US President Donald Trump? Jonathan Marcus Diplomatic correspondent 11 July 2018 This is a Nato summit like no other. The difference is in large part due to one man - Donald Trump. Under his watch, periodic tensions between the US and m...
by g.sarkar
11 Jul 2018 11:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist State of Pakistan - Multimedia Links
Replies: 2717
Views: 279742

Re: Terrorist State of Pakistan - Multimedia Links

Kahan gaye wo din? Gore chitte Pakis Bartania ate the, Christine Keelor se baaten etc karke jaate the. Gora batua bharke paisa dete the:

Gautam
by g.sarkar
11 Jul 2018 10:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 1406
Views: 157943

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

https://www.newyorker.com/news/our-columnists/boris-johnsons-resignation-cant-disguise-the-harsh-reality-of-brexit Boris Johnson’s Resignation Can’t Disguise the Harsh Reality of Brexit By John CassidyJuly 9, 2018 n the two years since a narrow majority of Britons voted to leave the European Union, ...
by g.sarkar
08 Jul 2018 01:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3833
Views: 272254

Re: Internal Security Watch

karma is a B..h What goes around comes around. Not the first pig to get what he deserves for selling his motherland, will not be the last one. Finally case closed, interested readers can read "Escape to nowhere" to get details on how the entire surveillance was mounted on him and how he w...
by g.sarkar
07 Jul 2018 21:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3833
Views: 272254

Re: Internal Security Watch

After reading about British spies who betrayed their country to the USSR (Kim Philby et al), I was certain that Rabinder Singh was leading a life of peaceful affluence in a US suburb somewhere, under witness protection. I guess CIA does not give a damn after your usefulness is over. And his was over...
by g.sarkar
07 Jul 2018 05:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/06/opinion/scott-pruitt-resignation-wheeler.html?action=click&module=Trending&pgtype=Article&region=Footer&contentCollection=Trending Opinion Pruitt’s Resignation Is Just the Beginning There has never been a cabinet official who has survived as many sc...
by g.sarkar
07 Jul 2018 05:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2534
Views: 165250

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Falijee wrote:
g.sarkar wrote:Saarji,
It should be Ibrahim. Ibrahim Lincoln,
Gautam

Gautam-ji :
Changes made ! Lincoln's name "Islamized" to Ebrahim Lincoln :mrgreen:

Thank you Saarji. But I cannot claim this, it was the late Col Gaddafi who called him Ibrahim!
Gautam
by g.sarkar
06 Jul 2018 23:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2534
Views: 165250

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

It is a bad idea to return. If Ganja becomes a problem to Pak Fauj and others then he will be removed as ZAB was or as Benazir was. His SA connections saved him once, but he is playing with fire again. Ganja is going against the long held Pak tradition, you make money then disappear to a Western Cou...
by g.sarkar
06 Jul 2018 18:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2534
Views: 165250

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-44737793 Pakistan ex-PM Nawaz Sharif given 10-year jail term ....... The UK has no formal extradition treaty with Pakistan, but Section 194 of the Extradition Act 2003 allows special extradition arrangements in exceptional circumstances. .... Gautam PS I guess Gan...
by g.sarkar
06 Jul 2018 17:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2534
Views: 165250

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/06/world/asia/pakistan-nawaz-sharif-corruption-verdict.html Nawaz Sharif, Ex-Pakistani Leader, Is Sentenced to Prison for Corruption By Salman Masood, July 6, 2018 LAHORE, Pakistan — Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was convicted and sentenced to prison in absentia ...
by g.sarkar
06 Jul 2018 10:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/05/business/china-us-trade-war-trump-tariffs.html?action=click&module=Ribbon&pgtype=Article Trump’s Trade War Against China Is Officially Underway By Ana Swanson July 5, 2018 WASHINGTON — A trade war between the world’s two largest economies officially began o...
by g.sarkar
06 Jul 2018 03:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2534
Views: 165250

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Saarji,
It should be Ibrahim. Ibrahim Lincoln,
Gautam
by g.sarkar
03 Jul 2018 00:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2534
Views: 165250

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

Sudeepji,
NZ has written that she is a friend of Ms. Shireen Mazari! What else do you expect from her?
Gautam
by g.sarkar
02 Jul 2018 07:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread- June 2015
Replies: 601
Views: 74459

Re: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread- June 2015

Ethnic cleansing happens also in Europe, (so do not blame just Myanmar): http://www.euronews.com/2018/06/26/string-of-attacks-hit-roma-settlements-in-ukraine String of attacks hit Roma settlements in Ukraine By Anastassia Gliadkovskaya A fatal attack on a Roma settlement near Lviv, Ukraine, has left...
by g.sarkar
01 Jul 2018 00:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1519
Views: 182895

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

http://money.cnn.com/2018/06/30/news/trump-saudi-oil/index.html Trump asks Saudi Arabia to increase oil production by Victoria Cavaliere @CNNMoney President Donald Trump has asked Saudi Arabia's king to increase oil production to make up for a shortfall from Iran and Venezuela. In a tweet on Saturda...
by g.sarkar
30 Jun 2018 10:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1519
Views: 182895

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Is US planning another regime change or color revolution in iran It sure seems like it. Ask for the same to be applied to Pakistan which exports way more terrorism than Iran Iranians are too smart for colour revolutions, Saarji, US has already done that once. Back in August 1953, PM Mosaddegh was r...
by g.sarkar
28 Jun 2018 10:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1519
Views: 182895

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/india-us-agree-to-reschedule-2-2-dialogue-pompeo-expresses-deep-regret-118062800138_1.html India, US agree to reschedule 2+2 dialogue, Pompeo expresses deep regret Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman were earlier scheduled to travel...
by g.sarkar
27 Jun 2018 23:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1519
Views: 182895

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/us-postpones-2-2-dialogue-with-india-due-to-unavoidable-reasons-1874315?stky US Postpones High-Level Dialogue With India Due To "Unavoidable Reasons" All India | NDTV News Desk (with inputs from PTI) | Updated: June 27, 2018 NEW DELHI: The United States has ...
by g.sarkar
27 Jun 2018 20:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 1519
Views: 182895

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/from-november-we-will-sanction-all-companies-including-indian-ones-that-buy-iranian-crude-oil-us/articleshow/64757345.cms From November, we will sanction all companies, including Indian ones, that buy Iranian crude oil: US Shailaja Neelakantan | TIMESOFINDIA...
by g.sarkar
26 Jun 2018 12:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2534
Views: 165250

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

So many worthy BRF posters are posting from harami sources. Could you guys please post a warning so that I can protect my computer from Djinn infestation by doing a Varaha Kavacham?
Gautam
by g.sarkar
26 Jun 2018 11:52
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic changes
Replies: 4077
Views: 182225

Re: Perspectives on the global economic changes

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/19/china-has-a-limited-number-of-weapons-to-use-in-a-trade-war-with-the-us.html?recirc=taboolainternal China has a limited number of weapons to use in a trade war with the US The U.S. and China moved closer to the brink of a trade war after President Donald Trump threate...
by g.sarkar
25 Jun 2018 15:36
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic changes
Replies: 4077
Views: 182225

Re: Perspectives on the global economic changes

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-06-24/u-s-china-to-see-who-blinks-first-in-economic-chicken-game Politics U.S., China to See Who Blinks First in Economic ‘Chicken’ Game By Jenny Leonard, June 24, 2018 The U.S. and China’s high-stakes game of economic “chicken” reaches a critical junctur...
by g.sarkar
21 Jun 2018 10:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

I have a question to gurus, My daughter has American passport. She is studying in India happily. We didn't go to US after I returned to India. Now if I come to US on H1 or on L1, and I loose job and want to return to India, will my daughter be snatched away from us? Can she return to India? I have ...
by g.sarkar
21 Jun 2018 00:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

H1b folks from India don't abuse the family sponsorship. I've knows folks letting it expire as it's hard to travel every year as old age/health problems/disinterest sets in. The wait times are also too long to be worthwhile. By the time a regular H1 fellow gets a GC and then a citizenship, and then...
by g.sarkar
21 Jun 2018 00:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.news.com.au/technology/online/social/these-photos-of-detained-children-have-just-gone-viral-but-all-is-not-as-it-seems/news-story/272fd60100e8a91957a9259013c33342 things must be pretty grim in central america for people to flood across border to his kind of reception center...these pics...
by g.sarkar
20 Jun 2018 23:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

Gautam sir, I just asked a hypothetical question that if I come to US with my family, what would happen? I am not a drug peddler. Another hypothetical question... Once my daughter turns 21, she can sponsor me for GC. After I become 60 years, I will get compulsory retirement in India. Now I become e...
by g.sarkar
20 Jun 2018 17:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

Who will do the snatching? and why? Gautam US immigration and naturalization would snatch away my daughter and then me and my dependents who are not US citizen or GC would be let go to India or deported to India (if we refuse to go back to India, as my L1 or H1 is no more legally valid, I lost my j...
by g.sarkar
20 Jun 2018 14:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US- Again
Replies: 767
Views: 72014

Re: Understanding the US- Again

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/19/business/china-trade-war-peter-navarro.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news Trump’s Trade War Spooks Markets as White House Waits for China to Blink By Ana ...

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