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by ajay_hk
05 Jul 2020 02:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968135

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

ks_sachin wrote:
Roop wrote:
Yes, that's what I hope happens.



Well, India has to retake G/B regardless of whether China fights or not. Dangerous to assume they won't fight.

What is GB?

Gilgit-Baltistan
by ajay_hk
25 Apr 2018 05:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4971
Views: 1215273

Re: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

X-post from LCA thread. Lot of good tidbits in the article. Posting in full. Indian-made Tejas proves its mettle in IAF's biggest combat exercise Kalyan Ray, DH News Service, New Delhi, CREATED: APR 24 2018, 21:14PM IST Notwithstanding few snags they developed during Indian Air Force (IAF) combat ex...
by ajay_hk
25 Apr 2018 05:48
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018
Replies: 3909
Views: 1016504

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A News & Discussions: 09 February 2018

Indian-made Tejas proves its mettle in IAF's biggest combat exercise Posting relevant quotes only - the article has a lot more detail on the exercise (will xpost on IAF thread as well). Tejas LCA undertook 6 sorties a day . Each mission, lasting for 45 minutes on the lower side to one and half hour...
by ajay_hk
11 Nov 2017 06:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Russia: News & Analysis
Replies: 5641
Views: 714760

Re: India-Russia: News & Analysis

X - post 'No US officer given access to N-sub on lease from Russia' TNN | Nov 11, 2017, 04:55 IST NEW DELHI: The country's defence establishment has rejected Russian media reports that India allowed US military officials on board nuclear-powered submarine INS Chakra, which has been leased from Russi...
by ajay_hk
11 Nov 2017 06:52
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 992767

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

X-post 'No US officer given access to N-sub on lease from Russia' TNN | Nov 11, 2017, 04:55 IST NEW DELHI: The country's defence establishment has rejected Russian media reports that India allowed US military officials on board nuclear-powered submarine INS Chakra, which has been leased from Russia ...
by ajay_hk
11 Nov 2017 06:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3
Replies: 1505
Views: 259191

Re: Indian Nuclear Submarines -3

'No US officer given access to N-sub on lease from Russia' TNN | Nov 11, 2017, 04:55 IST NEW DELHI: The country's defence establishment has rejected Russian media reports that India allowed US military officials on board nuclear-powered submarine INS Chakra, which has been leased from Russia for 10...
by ajay_hk
15 Aug 2016 01:34
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Happy Independence Day!
Replies: 66
Views: 8248

Re: Happy Independence Day!

A very happy Independence Day to all. Extremely happy to see the forum back. Jai Hind!
by ajay_hk
17 May 2016 08:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions
Replies: 4035
Views: 383957

Re: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions

Final operational clearance for Tejas likely by year end The usual drivel from ToI that FOC is delayed and all that... but there are a couple of snippets. From the article: integration of Air-to- Air Refuelling probe with LCA Tejas and its trials." Some more tests of Beyond-Visual- Range Air-t...
by ajay_hk
17 May 2016 08:41
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions
Replies: 4035
Views: 383957

Re: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions

Breaking News !!! IAF chief ACM Arup Raha will tomorrow take his maiden flight on LCA Tejas in Bangalore.. Hope this is true.. and everything goes smoothly.. Will be a great confidence booster + huge push to the program.. and a big Lungi dance moment for all of us at BR forum.. Yep... IAF chief to ...
by ajay_hk
06 Jun 2015 05:17
Forum: Military History Archive
Topic: Brig. RayC RIP
Replies: 90
Views: 15303

Re: Brig. RayC RIP

Salute and RIP Sir - you will be missed by many. May you rest in peace. Thank you for your services to desh sir. Deepest heartfelt condolences to family & friends.
by ajay_hk
19 Apr 2015 11:07
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions
Replies: 3979
Views: 233741

Re: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions

Can add 6 LCA Tejas squadrons in 4-5 years – Parrikar Incidentally, the original plan was that six squadrons each of MMRCA and Tejas would replace the existing 10 Mig-21 and four MiG-27 squadrons. Parrikar, on his part, said, “In the next four to five years, we can add about six LCA squadrons if we...
by ajay_hk
16 Apr 2015 09:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions
Replies: 3979
Views: 233741

Re: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions

not sure how reliable this is ... this looks like chorgupta stuff :P so TIFWIW LCA Tejas Update https://www.ibcworldnews.com/2015/04/15/lca-tejas-update/ Posted on Apr 15 2015 - 12:33pm by IBC News Bureau Progress on LCA Mk.2 cockpit config :: The look and feel of the all-glass cockpit that the LCA ...
by ajay_hk
27 Mar 2015 03:13
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: AMCA News and Discussions
Replies: 3310
Views: 525885

Re: AMCA News and Discussions

Saurah Jha on twitter
Klimov has been brought in as a partner for developing thrust vectoring nozzles for future engines to be used in the AMCA program.
by ajay_hk
08 Mar 2015 04:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Delhi Case Follow-up thread
Replies: 1287
Views: 57960

Re: Delhi Case Follow-up thread

Dishaji, Arjunji, Sagarji and others... I agree on this - that this specific BBC documentary is a hit job and nefarious in nature to begin with and this documentary had absolutely no intention of creating awareness of the serious issue at hand. I was having a similar discussion with friend(s) (sound...
by ajay_hk
22 Jan 2015 08:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)
Replies: 10352
Views: 1371135

Re: Managing Chinese Threat (09-08-2014)

x-post India-China border: Now, faster green nod for roads, infrastructure NEW DELHI: A government panel on Wednesday cleared as many as 53 projects, including power, railways, roads and irrigation canals, while the environment ministry decided to ensure faster green clearance for border roads and i...
by ajay_hk
22 Jan 2015 08:38
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 4479
Views: 836489

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

India-China border: Now, faster green nod for roads, infrastructure NEW DELHI: A government panel on Wednesday cleared as many as 53 projects, including power, railways, roads and irrigation canals, while the environment ministry decided to ensure faster green clearance for border roads and infrast...
by ajay_hk
21 Dec 2014 03:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military/Defence Exports
Replies: 145
Views: 38514

Re: Indian Military/Defence Exports

Indian firm bids for building frigate in Philippines Kolkata-based Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers joined the bidding process to make two frigates for the navy along with shipyards from Spain and France and three Korean yards. The bid is currently going through the technical evaluation and ...
by ajay_hk
24 Sep 2014 09:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Mangalyaan : ISRO's Mars Orbiter Mission
Replies: 2751
Views: 168742

Re: Mangalyaan : ISRO's Mars Orbiter Mission

Shaastaang pranaams to everyone in ISRO and team Mangalyaan - for the dedication, hardwork, supreme sacrifices and sleepless nights. Time and again you've delivered and made Bharat proud and stand tall. You've done it again and again!!! Many many congratulations.
by ajay_hk
31 Aug 2014 23:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and Japan: News and Discussion
Replies: 2027
Views: 206282

Re: India and Japan: News and Discussion

Business delegation accompanying Modiji on Japan trip… Modi to take who’s who of Indian business to Japan The more than 20-member business delegation includes almost every big name in Indian industry and comprises Mukesh Ambani, chairman, Reliance Industries, Gautam Adani, chairman, Adani Group, Kum...
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 12:51
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

Per ToI;

Code: Select all

NDA   Leading   Won   Total   
BJP   180   101   281
TDP   19   0   19
SHS   14   3   17
SAD   4   0   4
MNS   0   0   0
AINRC   1   0   1
Apna Dal   2   0   2
DMDK   0   0   0
HJC (BL)   1   0   1
LJP   6   0   6
MDMK   0   0   0
NPF   1   1   2
NPP   1   0   1
PMK   1   0   1
RLSP   3   0   3
RPI (A)   0   0   0
Total   233   105   338
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 12:06
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

Code: Select all

Varanasi   77   NARENDRA MODI   Bharatiya Janata Party   ARVIND KEJRIWAL   Aam Aadmi Party   101673   Counting In Progress


ECI not updated what the final tally is, but Modiji was leading over 1L votes in Varanasi
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 11:55
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

Oath taking May 21st May. On TimesNow.
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 11:38
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

Modi ji just tweeted "abhi acche din aane wale hain" per Timesnow. Now where did I hear that? 8)

He is going to visit his mother.
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 11:26
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

Suraj wrote:
ajay_hk wrote:Breaking on times of India... Narendra Modi wins Varnasi.

That's not breaking news now. It was breaking news the moment he announced his candidature :)

Haha well said, very true Saar. BJP 277 (20 won, 257 leading), NDA 333.
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 11:21
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

Breaking on times of India... Narendra Modi wins Varnasi.
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 10:06
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

CBN congratulates Modi
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 09:47
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

262 BJP,311 NDA acc to NDTV
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 09:42
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

Arnab on TimesNow just said

"Mr Kejriwal, wherever you are and whatever you are doing - rethink the politics or drama - no one is liking it"

:lol:
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 09:32
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

NDTV is saying BJP will cross 272 by itself if these trends continue...
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 09:05
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

240 BJP, 283 NDA ... NDTV
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 09:00
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

BjP 232, NDA 271, UPA 81
by ajay_hk
16 May 2014 08:49
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 5073

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

Bangalore South - Ananth Kumar leading by 17K votes... Breaking on Deccan Herald.
by ajay_hk
05 Jan 2014 22:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: GSLV-D5 Launch status and post launch discussions
Replies: 471
Views: 29342

Re: GSLV-D5 Launch status and post launch discussions

Hearty Congratulations ISRO and all the partners involved with the launch. Your hard work and toil over the years is showing up. Keep up the good work sires... you all are making Desh stand up to biggies and stare them right in the eye. Congrats again.
by ajay_hk
17 Oct 2013 01:56
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA News and Discussions
Replies: 4257
Views: 240453

Re: LCA News and Discussions

For those wondering why PV1 is not being flown - details below: it was getting outfitted with EW systems!! Posting in full as it might not get archived. Finally, Tejas gets electronic warfare systems Prashanth G N, Bangalore, Oct 16, 2013 DHNS:After eight years of research and postponement, India’s ...
by ajay_hk
06 Aug 2013 03:12
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA News and Discussions
Replies: 4257
Views: 240453

Re: LCA News and Discussions

India Expects Tejas Induction by Late 2013, Early 2014

nothing new just the old rehash from Vivek Raghuvanshi!
by ajay_hk
06 Aug 2013 03:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Vikrant News and Discussion
Replies: 1963
Views: 238650

Re: INS Vikrant News and Discussion

X-post from Navy thread
Navy makes high-strength steel for warships
Indigenous manufacturing of India's largest warship — the 37,500-tonne aircraft carrier INS Vikrant — has ended the nation's decade-old reliability on import for military grade steel, needed for warship building.

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