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by hnair
08 Dec 2018 10:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3247
Views: 531876

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Kengsley wrote:
I'm going to just end this long back and forth here.


Yes, you should.
by hnair
07 Dec 2018 09:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding New China after 19th Congress
Replies: 181
Views: 18066

Re: Understanding New China after 19th Congress

Despite having a lot of threads on China, we dont have a "China watch" thread yet, which looks at deep social issues and social trends. So posting this here Award-Winning Photojournalist Disappears In China, And Here Are 21 Of His Pics China Don’t Want You To See The images are haunting an...
by hnair
06 Dec 2018 09:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INS Arihant: News & Discussion
Replies: 186
Views: 34603

Re: INS Arihant: News & Discussion

Two fishes in one frame. The one on the top-left (peeking through the floating hangar) seem to be the next boat https://i.imgur.com/bPcfhe9.jpg but yevil-yindoo made sure the hem-lines were lifted only as much, that it barely hides the hydroplanes on the coning tower and confuse all...... :lol: Howe...
by hnair
06 Dec 2018 09:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: European Union: Positive News
Replies: 269
Views: 31750

Re: European Union: Positive News

For more leisure reading : Political leaders refer to these areas as "holes in Denmark's map," where Danish language and values are lost to generation after generation of residents. :oops: :oops: :oops: Currently, there are 25 ghettos in Denmark, scattered throughout the country. Of the 60...
by hnair
06 Dec 2018 09:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: European Union: Positive News
Replies: 269
Views: 31750

Re: European Union: Positive News

bismillah! The Happiest/healthiest countries are going to remain happy and healthy..... [url=https://www.npr.org/2018/12/04/673240111/denmarks-latest-stand-against-undesirable-migrants-ship-them-to-an-island ]Denmark's Latest Stand Against 'Undesirable' Migrants: Ship Them To An Island[/url] Lots of...
by hnair
06 Dec 2018 08:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

One important legal issue with criminal angle is CPI-M MLA, PK Shashi's sexual harassment allegations. A party worker complained that she has been harassed by this chap over phone etc. She must have been persuaded to not file a police case, because she did not. Now the party has done some inquiry an...
by hnair
06 Dec 2018 08:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

OK, which college? :mrgreen: vokay....vokay..... :lol: Here you go, saaar, t'is all in there: https://www.facebook.com/deepa.nisanth But it was incredible, the promptness with which she sold that guy who was her accomplice, at the drop of a hat! Still, the number of people who are saying "she ...
by hnair
06 Dec 2018 07:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3247
Views: 531876

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

If you're going to dispute every Chinese weapons development or assume all Chinese produced weapons systems are "obsolete" or "propaganda", why bother with a China Military watch thread? um, because it is our forum and we laugh at what we want? If you are uncomfortable with that...
by hnair
06 Dec 2018 07:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3247
Views: 531876

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Psst.... Karan M, the PLAAF has more latest equipment than Russian AF Proof was already given, which you missed: the two dudes on left have later birthdays than the one on right, ergo more advanced http://n.sinaimg.cn/sinacn13/134/w2000h1334/20180812/3cc0-hhqtawx2811735.jpg (There is no other reason...
by hnair
05 Dec 2018 16:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3247
Views: 531876

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Karan M, maybe they heard it as "Bodhi-builder", you know, the ancient guy from <country_name_withheld>, who build up some monastery to give them decent training, but whose teachings got distorted by the locals into performance oriented circus rubbish we see nowadays. The first case of a T...
by hnair
05 Dec 2018 08:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

All social media activitists got something or other. The most vocal proponents of 'women entry' all got into trouble and lost their value . Politicians are next. It is indeed a miracle: that Thrissur college-teacher's fall from grace was overnight. Surprised me no end that her few lac fans deserted...
by hnair
05 Dec 2018 07:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3247
Views: 531876

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

Kartik, exactly. Disappointing, yet mass produced. This is exactly the issue with copying PRCs strategy. Imagine spending a huge chunk if a tight budget on fancy toys, only for the military to reject all of them and ask for imports noting they would lose otherwise. Like I have said before China's s...
by hnair
03 Dec 2018 20:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

These local body polls had zero campaigning by anti-commie sides! Atleast that is what one hears.... kommies won by default! The bye-poll for Manjeswaram will be the significant one and K Surendran of the BJP is being brutally persecuted by State Govt, of which not even a single national media has p...
by hnair
29 Nov 2018 17:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact
Replies: 716
Views: 41409

Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

An american lawyer seem to have dug up some disturbing history of EJ creeps as well as how the Sentinelese "discovered" metal. Good read. Lots of graphic pics (NSFW) of Sentinelese https://twitter.com/respectablelaw/status/1065841141201989632?s=12 @RespectableLaw Nov 22 More There's been a...
by hnair
27 Nov 2018 22:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1095
Views: 109178

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Cheen tourists are raggedy with poor reputations and were herded to specific resorts. That will continue as long as cheen wants to maintain a semblance of ech-undie. The snootier resorts (with better quality reefs) are mostly run by oiropean/oz gora managerial staff and owned by Indians (either in I...
by hnair
27 Nov 2018 21:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1095
Views: 109178

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Those drooling over Addu et al - Insha-Ayappa, I intent to do a recon in the next few weeks of the said place with a small posse :shock: That place is considered their second largest city and has substantial investment from Maldivian govts over years in social infra. It has a pretty thriving cultura...
by hnair
27 Nov 2018 11:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 5106
Views: 973894

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - May 2017

Wonder if these Igla-S thingies will work against small UAVs, if it gets fitted with IIR? Cheen's smaller UAVs are going to be the ones that Indian military will have to deal a lot up in the hills and bringing down a few using a cheap mijjile bought from a yard-sale might help keep cheen's stocks vi...
by hnair
27 Nov 2018 11:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Military Discussion
Replies: 2908
Views: 292844

Re: International Military Discussion

From that brit story above: The jets flew so close that their electronics could have been scrambled by the British ship's radar system, which may have caused them to crash. "I think their tactics are naive," he said. "What they don't know is how capable the ship is. Isn't this one of ...
by hnair
23 Nov 2018 19:09
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 2923
Views: 357992

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

JayS, some from my wishlist: - Cheap air connectivity to all urban agglomerations (UA) of a certain rate of growth. If there are no airports, in some areas, build some strips with a decent terminal near rail-heads for multi-modal connectivity. - A track is only as fast as the speed at which the slow...
by hnair
23 Nov 2018 18:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact
Replies: 716
Views: 41409

Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

NDTV is deliberately saying Chau is American, they are also saying that the guy has not violated any laws, as the Restricted access pass not required to go to sentinelese islands, since June this year, as Modi government wanted more American and Chinese to visit North sentinelese islands. TKiran, a...
by hnair
23 Nov 2018 16:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

Karthik S wrote:Calling it a 'fight' is bit of a tall claim.


yes, if you meant there was a lack of AK47s and deaths\
by hnair
23 Nov 2018 16:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

Agreed. But this has resulted in people seeing the true status of Hindus in KL and India. Now whenever they see a politico going to Ifthar khana and wears a skull cap or hobnob with Bishops etc they will automatically remember how it was and is for Hindus and how they are treated by the same politi...
by hnair
23 Nov 2018 16:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

Substitute Alex Chau with Supreme Court/Kerala Govt and Sentinelese with Ayyappas, we got a parallel situation, where a western-influenced bunch of people believe they have the right and authority to impose their ideas on a native belief system (be it "leave us alone!" or "swamiye sha...
by hnair
23 Nov 2018 16:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact
Replies: 716
Views: 41409

Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

If an unknown mexican dude or any dark skin comes into the compound of any white person in America, they automatically reach for their guns or make a call to their armed tribesmen (cops).

That is what happened at Andamans
by hnair
23 Nov 2018 15:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact
Replies: 716
Views: 41409

Re: Christianity, Evangelism & its geopolitical impact

Such a trial would be followed in the press, around the world . There'd be people itching to win standing, from around the world, hoping to address the court and make their case (mostly because people are vain and think they have all the answers). .... JMT Are you kidding? - Our courts will appreci...
by hnair
22 Nov 2018 09:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 3301
Views: 607476

Re: Indian Space Program: News & Discussion - Sept 2016

An oversimplification type answer Hnair, I owe you the book you lent me. :) That is all yours'. Btw, I no longer do courier-drops outside that Safeway.... :D Am based at Trivandrum now About my post - as I said in my first statement (quoted here), it was an oversimplification of why adding on boost...
by hnair
19 Nov 2018 12:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

Sachin, incase you forgot, the chap you refering to (no names!) has an axe to grind not against the communists, but against the A-groupers of Congress
by hnair
19 Nov 2018 10:32
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 2923
Views: 357992

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Train18 is the bomb! smooth... souravB, issue is with having a swing-role bogey requirement like IR, that can be a sleeper at night and a seater during day. cheap air travel is the only long term solution to India's farflung railway users. More efficient stacking of sleepers can lead to less efficie...
by hnair
19 Nov 2018 09:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018
Replies: 628
Views: 77461

Re: International Aerospace Discussion - Jan 2018

https://i.postimg.cc/KjrStdHJ/DF-TECH-XSP-1-Boeing.jpg ^Boeing has completed nondestructive tests of the Phantom Express liquid-oxygen propellant composite cryotank, which is almost 40% lighter than comparable aluminum tanks. Credit: Boeing https://i.postimg.cc/nhrgLjpd/DF-TECH-XSP-2-Boeing.jpg ^Fo...
by hnair
19 Nov 2018 09:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

Also wanted to see how the state government had spent 100 crores has given for Sabarimala improvement It was spent better than first time, when the state govt diverted it completely! This was before the floods. After the flood damages, the state govt did nada. It is going to be interesting if Minis...
by hnair
19 Nov 2018 09:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

Dileep wrote:But that is the 'naarmal' here. You should compare with the coverage by Kairali/Beebul/Asianet during a commie demonstration during UDF.


exactly what I was saying - this is the sort of gaspy reporting that gets eyeballs, as the BARC reports of malayalam news channels prove
by hnair
19 Nov 2018 09:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

Actually I am basing it on the history and expectations of Polis Brutality in Kerala, of which I seem to have seen much more (fortunately only in reports) than you guys .... No sir, you haven't. Please dont make this a benis measurement thing! You really haven't :( :( :( It is not funny to hear &qu...
by hnair
19 Nov 2018 08:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

All told, the Janam TV propaganda about Police Brutality is stretched a bit too far. Polis made clear that ppl were not to sleep up there. Ppl disregarded it. Polis showed that they had to follow orders . I did not see any out-of-control behavior by polis, sorry. Not that a small thing like that sh...
by hnair
19 Nov 2018 08:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

In states like Kerala people respect street and muscle power. What BJP doing is right. It is just like Tripura. Unless you show people you can be as powerful as commies, those who are voting commies out of fear will not shed fear and come to BJP. This is not a right assessment, IMHO: 1) "Peopl...
by hnair
19 Nov 2018 07:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

UlanBatori wrote: a sign of mutiny:


Bolis at the shrine top dont wear shoes, can grow bushy beard and hang a towel around neck for sweat wicking..... so dont go by that footage. But quote part above, you might be close to truth
by hnair
19 Nov 2018 07:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

So Stalling Stalin has replaced an excitable police chief (Manoj Abraham) after first round of mess up with an even more excitable police Chief (yatish chandra) with borderline psychotic behavior in public. Both have videos of anger management issues and public meltdowns. Wonder the old-khaki gent w...
by hnair
17 Nov 2018 09:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Maldives Civil-Military Issues
Replies: 1095
Views: 109178

Re: Maldives Civil-Military Issues

Prime Minister Modi will be landing to help cheer new govt being sworn in
by hnair
17 Nov 2018 09:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

A question I asked to a khaki-knicker clad dear friend of mine: what happened at Shani Singhapur? If there was difficulty in implementing court orders there (with an unsympathetic state govt unlike kerala) the courts won’t have been assured of compliance like the govt side informs them Did not get a...
by hnair
17 Nov 2018 08:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

Some videos of the demonstration at Kochi International Airport that persuaded Smt. Trupti Desai to return to Pune, are absolutely thrilling, from the sheer enthusiasm of the "protestors". Please check out the videos of Mallus@Mumbai airport and mallus@pune outside the apartment where Tut...
by hnair
16 Nov 2018 11:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala
Replies: 1871
Views: 103785

Re: Kerala Floods - Aftermath and Save Sabarimala

So story floated by news outlets is that Trupti gets stuck at Nedumbassery airport, because "she couldnt get a taxi" and not because State Govt is pooping bricks.... :rotfl: The head of the so called "advisers" need to be examined. To find what? Dracula's teabags? ( These guys ge...

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