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by KLNMurthy
11 Dec 2019 05:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 341
Views: 53198

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Off topic but check out this Youtube Video of her managing Indian Autowallas. This one was a peaceful Autowalla. https://youtu.be/DjsMRw_lvVU https://www.deccanchronicle.com/150703/lifestyle-offbeat/article/autos-sing-christine-fairs-tunes Her inspiration is drawn from her mother, who she says was ...
by KLNMurthy
11 Dec 2019 05:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 341
Views: 53198

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

La Fair is welcome to fight her own battles playing the woman card or anything else. We on BRF should not regard her as being on India's side. At best her work is of incidental impact for India. Humbly disagree. Whenever anyone (be it mdme fair or hillary) hits TSP, India shouldn't let the opportun...
by KLNMurthy
11 Dec 2019 05:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 4912
Views: 477369

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Does CAB allow Pakistani Christians to get Indian citizenship too? From Wikipedia page on the bill: The Bill amends the Citizenship Act of 1955 to make illegal migrants who are Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians from Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Pakistan, who entered India on or ...
by KLNMurthy
10 Dec 2019 00:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 341
Views: 53198

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Grappling with Pakistan's 'influence operations': When the patriarchy moves in to silence a female critic By C Christine Fair For some 10 years, I have relentlessly exposed Pakistan's influence operations against American scholars, analysts, journalists and the institutions that employ them and rel...
by KLNMurthy
09 Dec 2019 20:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3186
Views: 452934

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

I am not assigning any positions to you. Also, the CGI is a diplomat. Even if one catches his tongue with prongs, the guy will not say what we want him to! To me kudos that he referenced the jews and Israel as a testament to their tenacity and will. Kudos that he stated that Kashmiri culture is Hin...
by KLNMurthy
07 Dec 2019 03:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 4912
Views: 477369

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

sorry to say but I am not at all happy with this 'encounter' drama. all four accused were from desperately poor families. are they below the law/due process where as people like Rana Ayyub go scot free even when they have committed treason?!!! I mostly agree. Looks like KCR decided to "fast-tr...
by KLNMurthy
02 Dec 2019 05:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 877
Views: 136405

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

Going by names, mostly Christian fisherman from Kanyakumari, Tamilnadu and Muslim fisherman from Kerala. 9 Indians pull off epic Yemen sea escape, arrive in Kochi Wow. Time for a Bollywood movie.. Several of them seem to have "Sahaya" in their name, including one of the wives. Does if den...
by KLNMurthy
02 Dec 2019 05:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 877
Views: 136405

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

Reading MSM about Iraq street protests, police firings, PM resignation etc., is a bit confusing. From what I can gather, the protesters are Shias, including those led by Muqtada Sadr, who was previously presented as a tool of Iran. Now they are burning Iranian consulate in Najaf? What happened betwe...
by KLNMurthy
01 Dec 2019 14:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 4912
Views: 477369

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Well Akbar was well advanced by the time he started this Deen Ilahi stuff. Shukoh had an entire era in front of him. Who knows, he might have had a significant group of muslims codify his teachings. Anyways, all a theoretical what if only, but the basic point was the RSS guy wasn't wrong in what he...
by KLNMurthy
30 Nov 2019 22:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Rony wrote:Discussion of Hinduphobia in the Democrat Party and among politicians with Hindu names


Pretty accurate analysis. Who are rhe lady & gentleman and what is the source of the video?
by KLNMurthy
28 Nov 2019 23:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 4912
Views: 477369

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

And to rub salt to the wound, he and his UndY pervert friends were badgering BJP for 'hate' spewed by Sadhvi for some stupid off the cuff remark she made about Godse. And BTW, she being a rustic MP may not know when to say what, but she sure should control her tongue a little bit :-). She has her o...
by KLNMurthy
28 Nov 2019 23:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 4912
Views: 477369

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

twitter The trend #ThanksMughals shows exactly what is wrong with modern India. Imagine if people in the US trend #ThankYouSlaveOwners or Germans trend #ThankYouNazis. They would be called racists/bigots for lionizing mass murderers. But in India, they are accepted as intellectuals. 7:07 PM - 21 No...
by KLNMurthy
28 Nov 2019 21:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 4912
Views: 477369

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Modi himself is a big follower.of Gandhi. He must be upset for the party to take a stand on this. Not everyone is suited tempramentally to every job. That is ok. I can't even imagine what Sadhvi had gone through. It is easy for me to sit here and say, she shouldn't have said this or that. I only wi...
by KLNMurthy
27 Nov 2019 22:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Yup , if read the History no way India Kashmir is anyway related to Russia and Ukraine. I don't want my analogy, which I offered as an alternative to A_Gupta's original analogy, bear in mind, to be misconstrued. Of course India didn't commit crimes in Kashmir the way USSR did in Ukraine, when it wa...
by KLNMurthy
27 Nov 2019 09:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

I was highlighting not the undeniable fact of Stalins genocide, but rather the western establishment’s press’s complicity in downplaying it. As to why the US is in Ukraine is a long story to do with the security concerns of the non-Russian areas that were under USSR’s control. Imagine India got Ind...
by KLNMurthy
23 Nov 2019 21:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 4912
Views: 477369

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

What exquisite timing! When all today's Papers carried BOLD headline with UT as the CM on the Front page. :rotfl: This is a "Dewey defeats Truman" * 786 moment for DDM. Hats off to gentle rakshaks who predicted it. I pray fervently now that the Kumara Kampanas of New Vijayanagaram (aka Ol...
by KLNMurthy
20 Nov 2019 06:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Foreign Policy
Replies: 2272
Views: 269946

Re: Indian Foreign Policy

@Tuan, with all due respect to your philosophy, can you be more specific when you say, what India is doing in Kashmir is abhorrent? Because accusing someone of doing something "abhorrent" only makes sense if they had a realistic choice between the "abhorrent" action, and another,...
by KLNMurthy
19 Nov 2019 21:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3186
Views: 452934

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

^ I second that. Good to see the Indian government taking some tough measures. I think as you yourself pointed out before, India's 'democratic credentials" or its being secular and plural, didn't bring about bouquets of approval from the NY Times( who have had strong anti-India positions on th...
by KLNMurthy
19 Nov 2019 21:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 4912
Views: 477369

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Whatever happened to Raj Thackeray who went around speechifying against BJP / Modi in the Parliament elections?
by KLNMurthy
17 Nov 2019 07:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

... I can't recall the laws and I will have to search for them, but after the 1970, statutes were enacted to stop executive branch from over-reaching. The US has interfered with foreign governments well before WWII in the last 150 years. In this century of free-movement and free-trade across the gl...
by KLNMurthy
17 Nov 2019 00:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 4912
Views: 477369

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

People are stretching this hindu-anti hindu argument. One must be careful in name calling, if you call them anti-hindu they’ll calm you internet-hindu. You call them sickular they’ll call you bhakt. This doesn’t advance anything but creates silos in the nation. We live in a country bound be a secul...
by KLNMurthy
16 Nov 2019 07:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3186
Views: 452934

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

Kashmiri Columnist Sunanda Vashisht talks about Hindu Genocide by Pakistani, Jihadis in Kashmir Where is the "prostrate at your feet" icon when you really need it? This lady has performed a signal service to India. Humble pranaams. That line about her grandpa was heart-wrenching, how in t...
by KLNMurthy
15 Nov 2019 23:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 341
Views: 53198

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

salman taseer's mother was british. habal Ji : Sir Ji - of the little I know - Salman Taseer was a Pakistani Citizen as was his Father and Grandfather. Cheers http://www.skyscrapercity.com/images/smilies/beer.gif I believe TSP allows dual nationality and Taseer pere was British and Paki.
by KLNMurthy
15 Nov 2019 08:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

I contributed a couple of weeks back. if I contribute once more, would be it counted or they are loooking for unique small donors? I might give on my wife's name. Do give in your wife's name - since she is an additional individual. You can contribute per person till $5k limit to be considered it as...
by KLNMurthy
14 Nov 2019 23:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

^^^Last I recall, for the US to covertly overthrow a foreign government outside of war is illegal. There were a number of statues violated. The reality is that this is nothing more than a coup. Impeachment has been the premise since 11PM on Tuesday 08 Nov 2016. I don't think this is true at all. Vi...
by KLNMurthy
14 Nov 2019 23:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

The problem in your posts is that you inadvertently appear to come off like CramS. Even though your intention is not that. No, the problem is that you are putting 1 and 2 together to make 4. I have identified the threat. It is you who have projected onto my post the idea that India is somehow helpl...
by KLNMurthy
13 Nov 2019 00:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Ram Janmbhoomi Post-SCI Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 216
Views: 24398

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

Only in democratic India can a young interviewer address the VP of the country as "Uncle." Whattacountry. This interview is a few years old. Its just getting viral again due to its context after the verdict My mistake then. In the clip Venkiah garu refers to the wisdom of the Supreme Cour...
by KLNMurthy
12 Nov 2019 19:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Ram Janmbhoomi Post-SCI Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 216
Views: 24398

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

https://twitter.com/ExSecular/status/1194038139557306369 (Video) Venkayya Naidu garu post-verdict explained beautifully why Babri Mosque had to go giving the example of Poland and Russia. He was speaking in Telugu for ETV Telugu show. Under Soviet occupation a huge church was built in Poland, when ...
by KLNMurthy
08 Nov 2019 22:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 504062

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Vikas wrote:How was he traveling to India before OCI Card ?
He can use the same route.

Maybe not. Lying on the form can also get you blacklisted.
by KLNMurthy
08 Nov 2019 10:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 504062

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

sanjaykumar wrote:What is it about him being gay that is of anybody else's business?

Please read my post. He used his gayness to gratuitously s&$t on my motherland. That makes it my business.
by KLNMurthy
08 Nov 2019 10:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 504062

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

sanjaykumar wrote:Eh?


There are no illegitimate children, only illegitimate parents.

True, but Aatish Ali Taseer is a ba&$/rd nevertheless.
by KLNMurthy
08 Nov 2019 10:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 504062

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

How did the taser dude get the OCI in the first place? when every tom dick and harry knew his father was a Pakistani. IAS babus are idiots!! IAS system needs to be disbanded and replaced with much fewer people. Why are there still jobs for stenographers and typists? IAS are lazy idiots good for not...
by KLNMurthy
08 Nov 2019 03:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3186
Views: 452934

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

The Kashmir I Saw First-hand trip report on Kashmir from Goan journalist Savio Rodrigues. The site also has several other study pieces based on his trip. All worth a read, very informative and insightful. Not necessarily novel information for this forum, but nevertheless valuable as it is based on ...
by KLNMurthy
03 Nov 2019 09:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

UB, this endless prating and doubling-down and sneering when you are called on your childish "KKK were Democrats" trope is embarrassing. You are a long way from being that precocious teenager scintillatingly skewering the thickos around him, you know? Do you really imagine your readers on ...
by KLNMurthy
01 Nov 2019 21:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

@UlanBatori True PRs don't vote but they pay taxes and they have a legal right to contribute to a political campaign. OCIs participate hugely in India's political process, and I don't see evidence that it has been a factor. PR contributions to TG will anyway be minuscule, and if she can't hit questi...
by KLNMurthy
01 Nov 2019 20:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

If you are a foreign person as per US law, don’t contribute else you would simply give them another stick to beat her with. Legal Permanent residents can contribute. I wouldn't worry about those sticks. Sticks will be constructed and used no matter what, if she even looks like being a serious candi...
by KLNMurthy
01 Nov 2019 20:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

I have been supporting Tulsi Gabbard since the onset and today she crossed Kamala Harris in national polls. KH campaign has sunk. Biden's campaign is sinking. Bernie's has stalled. Only real contenders at this stage are Warren, Pete, Yang and Tulsi. Castro, Beto, Steyer and Amy are not in the news!...
by KLNMurthy
01 Nov 2019 07:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Vayutuvan wrote:The problem is TG doesn't have a big war chest. If she gets the nomination, then all of DNC funds will be in her kitty.

Send her money, jingos.
by KLNMurthy
01 Nov 2019 06:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 4049
Views: 439001

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Maybe Military retired dogs? Yes. Lot's of them. Unfortunately not many civilians can handle them (and vice versa). Hence in countries like the US, post 'retirement' a number of them are adopted by ex-military folk - most often by the handlers who trained them. And veterans. In India recently retir...
by KLNMurthy
01 Nov 2019 03:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 3467
Views: 494170

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Yeah, "KKK" and slaveholders were (gasp) Democrats, so everything you think about politics is 100% wrong, hahaha, is a tired old BS talking point among the lowest of the low dregs, and UB alone can say why he unnecessarily stooped so low in an otherwise mostly thoughtful and thought-provo...

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