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by ritesh
11 Apr 2019 19:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir
Replies: 2996
Views: 388190

Re: MiG-21 Bison shoots down F-16 in Kashmir

I suppose even a thin guy can sucker punch a big guy once Given its first encounter since 1971 i will give goi and iaf benefit of doubt as pak intentions were not clear before amraams fired But lets not fall into same hole in future if they fire we need to follow up and smash their bases Think it w...
by ritesh
05 Apr 2019 21:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019
Replies: 621
Views: 144220

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 23 February 2019

Noob question...
How much development is done or remaining for Mk1A? By when the first test flight will be flown?

I was listening to RS tv debate and the experts there were very critical of the HAL and doubted whether things would move with reasonable pace. Hence the question.
by ritesh
04 Apr 2019 22:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 853
Views: 123397

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Just order a dozen Kilos and Mki it in the meantime. At least some semblence of balance vis a vis chinipanda can be arrived at.
by ritesh
06 Mar 2019 21:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 539373

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

Next time need to use mother/ father of all bombs to make it an open and shut case of jhappad to bakis.
by ritesh
05 Mar 2019 07:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 4416
Views: 539373

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

One thing i dont understand is why give an opportunity to pak and pak pasand opposition to deny. I public retribution was require after uri to unequivocally confirm the pain. But again a remote location was chosen. Why dont the GoI just play cat and mouse game by releasing the pre strike photos from...
by ritesh
21 Feb 2019 09:40
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Pulwama Attack
Replies: 2282
Views: 161317

Re: Pulwama Attack

To add to what Brahma is saying, What stops this govt to do tactical air strikes across lenght and breath of bakiland? Concentrating majorly in pok?
by ritesh
23 Nov 2018 21:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4203
Views: 395586

Re: Internal Security Watch

twitter https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Dso6jVmU4AA95Pm.jpg:large https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DsmO3wGXgAAAX4J.jpg:large This govt has gone complete bonkers. Esp. this kadi ninda minister. Modi and Bjp needs to stop singing this sab kas saath sab ka vikas thing. Irritates like anything. Why is this ostr...
by ritesh
20 Nov 2018 21:00
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 675612

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

http://zeenews.india.com/economy/economy-would-have-collapsed-but-for-demonetisation-s-gurumurthy-2155916.html RBI board member S Gurumurthy said Thursday the economy would have collapsed but for the November 2016 demonetisation because high denomination notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 were being used...
by ritesh
16 Nov 2018 19:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 3949
Views: 585933

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

Kakarat wrote:It always feels good to see Ministers use Dhruv as their transport

Those steps looks a bit overkill for the task.
by ritesh
16 Oct 2018 21:08
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Whine Thread-2
Replies: 40
Views: 3548

Re: Whine Thread-2

Lets start with 5 thing Modi sarkar has done for hindus of this great nation.
by ritesh
28 Sep 2018 05:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5115
Views: 1037215

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

I don't know. This happens often. Much bigger folks have blocked me. :D you must be a cult figure then. :wink: That guy is short fuse. Had a small argument on Maha CM trying to attract Grippen assembly line 2-3 yrs back and not able to handle rational tu tu mein mein, just blocked me as well. Lol s...
by ritesh
21 Sep 2018 23:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2460
Views: 439528

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

ritesh, I fixed the Youtube links. Can you summarize what he said as you already have gone through them. Yes saar! Broadly speaking he said that the alliance was doomed from the start itself. They were dominant paetner and bjp was junior partner. All the shots were called by pdp and all the major p...
by ritesh
20 Sep 2018 10:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2460
Views: 439528

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Kashi wrote:Who is Sushil Pandit?

My humble request is to comment what he said.

Listening to him was extremely disheartening and felt betrayed. However what other option do we have?
by ritesh
20 Sep 2018 09:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2460
Views: 439528

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Sushil Pandit on BJP handling of J&K





Sushil Pandit discussion with PGurus



A very strong indictment by Sushil Panditji of the way things were handled by BJP in J&K for last 4yrs.

Rakshaks any comments?
by ritesh
09 Mar 2018 21:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 2896
Views: 409919

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

BTW, a decent article on warming India-China relations in the Dawn: https://www.dawn.com/news/1393790/the-china-india-tango If as stated in the article (and other media), there is indeed an Indian attempt to downplay the Tibet card and make some overtures to China, it must be because there are some...
by ritesh
29 Dec 2017 06:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016
Replies: 829
Views: 133726

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016

https://www.rt.com/business/414253-china-pakistan-afghanistan-economy-corridor/ China and Pakistan are looking to include Afghanistan in their $57 billion economic corridor, as part of Beijing's Belt and Road initiative, said Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, as quoted by Reuters. “So China and Pak...
by ritesh
25 Dec 2017 13:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Happy Holidays 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1754

Re: Happy Holidays 2017

Thakur_B wrote:Mukesh babu is high on holiday spirits. Ib4tl.

I only agree with pt no. 10
by ritesh
25 Dec 2017 08:25
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Happy Holidays 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 1754

Re: Happy Holidays 2017

Hey. My very first IBTL......TIA
by ritesh
26 Aug 2017 12:34
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3265
Views: 443734

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Singha wrote:Dharavi is closer to sobo financial area than bkc

It is right next to bkc.
by ritesh
12 Aug 2017 10:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Be Indian Buy Indian
Replies: 176
Views: 18926

Re: Be Indian Buy Indian

LG launched the Q6 today. Needed to replace my current phone. Ideally, would have gone to for Xiaomi phone (Redmi note or something like that) but bought the LG Q6. It's not much but it's a start. Q6 looks pretty nice and Amazon gives an additional 3000 rupees over and above the exchange price. Wil...
by ritesh
15 Jul 2017 09:27
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3265
Views: 443734

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

What would be commercial implication of such plan?
by ritesh
25 Jun 2017 11:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Watch Thread-I
Replies: 815
Views: 85643

Re: China Watch Thread-I

https://twitter.com/Swamy39/status/878251770404716545 Subramanian Swamy‏Verified account @Swamy39 The Chinese army I.e., PLA is getting restive. So fasten your seatbelts folks https://twitter.com/SJha1618/status/878607408477519872 Saurav Jha‏ @SJha1618 Yup, there are reports of PLAA destroying bunk...
by ritesh
27 Dec 2016 20:09
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 675612

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

OT alert.... My office colleague just returned from his native place, varanasi. Says cash issue under control there. There is an under current for bha ja pa and who should form govt on its own. He was there for good one week and his family is in cadre of the party. Overall despite what sickular lots...
by ritesh
25 Dec 2016 14:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 800310

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Why not su35 for navy?
by ritesh
20 Dec 2016 21:01
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Running Poll on DeMo Sentiment
Replies: 40
Views: 5479

Re: Running Poll on DeMo Sentiment

I have voted strongly positive and have been same since day 1. This dos not mean that i have not gone through hardship but ready to put up for the greater good. Will like to share few experiences , have stood in q for 3 plus hours to deposit and withdraw at the begining of this. Stood couple of time...
by ritesh
30 Oct 2016 20:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Be Indian Buy Indian
Replies: 176
Views: 18926

Re: Be Indian Buy Indian

I am a company CEO and passionate about Made in India. Early in my career, I ran a successful export business, where we exported consumer products to 45 countries and beat our Chinese competition on most parameters, so I believe India can do it, despite the odds. One way we can get around the under...
by ritesh
30 Oct 2016 20:20
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4907
Views: 395244

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Congrats to hockey team for winning Asian Champions Trophy by beating bakis 3-2 in the finals.
by ritesh
22 Oct 2016 21:23
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4907
Views: 395244

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

India the kabaddi world champions!! AWESOME!
by ritesh
01 Oct 2016 13:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indus Water Treaty
Replies: 3133
Views: 375983

Re: Indus Water Treaty

Kashi wrote:X-post

Kashi wrote:Look who crawled out of the woodwork

Indus treaty must not be violated, says Medha Patkar



The nexus runs deep doesn't it?

Now naxals showing true colours....keep them coming let ordinary people know what these vermins stands for.
by ritesh
07 May 2016 21:03
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3265
Views: 443734

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

IR hasn't yet maximized its high power passenger electric locomotive options. It's probably considered cheaper to build loco-based rather than train-set based, considering this train-set tender itself failed because of viability issues. That is an economic signal that IR may have mis-priced what it...
by ritesh
07 Apr 2016 12:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 528900

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

Quoting from a well know blogger... PV Subramanyam. This is for all those naysayers. Please read article in full. http://www.subramoney.com/2016/04/na-mo-is-on-the-right-track/ Modiji haven’t taken a single leave in more than 2 years and works tirelessly for India. I am sure, a lot of things are to ...
by ritesh
06 Apr 2016 20:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: IAF Rafale News and Discussions - 26 May 2015
Replies: 3973
Views: 208705

Re: IAF Rafale News and Discussions - 26 May 2015

ToIlet is out with new.... India keen on US’s F/A-18 jet offer Dont know, how true is this news. http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/India-keen-on-USs-F/A-18-jet-offer/articleshow/51706566.cms Okay, a Rajat Pandit work. Please filter out the gems of wisdom. I did not find any. :eek: :mrgreen: ...
by ritesh
06 Apr 2016 19:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: IAF Rafale News and Discussions - 26 May 2015
Replies: 3973
Views: 208705

Re: IAF Rafale News and Discussions - 26 May 2015

ToIlet is out with new....India keen on US’s F/A-18 jet offer Dont know, how true is this news.

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/indi ... 706566.cms
by ritesh
19 Mar 2016 10:15
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 528900

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

Despite prices of Petroleum products prices, demand is still high. I believe this justifies Govt stand to keep the status-quo, or else the Import-Export deficit would blow out of control. India’s fuel demand grows for 15th consecutive month http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/biz/archives/2016/02/13/200...
by ritesh
19 Mar 2016 09:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion
Replies: 4147
Views: 254595

Re: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion

http://thehimalayantimes.com/business/sri-lanka-turns-to-mystery-investor-in-bid-to-defend-rupee/ Sri Lanka turns to mystery investor in bid to defend rupee Colombo:An unidentified investor has promised to park $1 billion in dollar deposits in Sri Lanka to help the island nation defend its currency...
by ritesh
22 Feb 2016 16:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4019
Views: 663613

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Whenever such situation arises, just lay waste to that enclosed area. Don't engage them in an area where they have advantage. They must have booby trapped and barricaded choke points in the building. Their running to this building could have been a planned move after ambush on CRPF folks. +1. Would...
by ritesh
13 Feb 2016 15:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 4203
Views: 395586

Re: Internal Security Watch

I wonder how many Indian Muslims sympathise with Dawood, Owaisi and the likes. These past days, have come across half a dozen Muslims from all over the spectrum - the gentle older Muslim society guard, the 2 young Muslim courier guys who frequent my office, a start up guy and a few guys I know from...
by ritesh
03 Nov 2015 09:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Positive News from the USA
Replies: 3036
Views: 135198

Re: Positive News from the USA

One more bojitive news..... http://www.smh.com.au/national/muslim-children-should-not-be-forced-to-sing-national-anthem-says-hizb-uttahrir-20151101-gknwy9.html Muslim children should not be forced to sing national anthem, says Hizb ut-Tahrir They were told Muslim children should not be forced to sin...

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