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by Ankit Desai
28 Feb 2021 05:08
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 5645
Views: 679014

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

About state of Skeet shooting. Foreign skeet coach abandons Indian shooters before Olympics The shooters have earned 15 quota places, two of them in shotgun (skeet) for the Olympics.Quota places go to countries, not to shooters. India has won skeet quota through Punjab's Angadvir Singh Bajwa and Mai...
by Ankit Desai
28 Feb 2021 04:12
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 5645
Views: 679014

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

What are India's best medal hopes at Tokyo and can we finally hope for a double digit medal count? Would love to be pointed to some good articles or writeups about India's chances in 2021 It is too early to know. With Chinese virus every one's body clock is kind of reset. They have (the one qualifi...
by Ankit Desai
28 Feb 2021 00:54
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 5645
Views: 679014

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Exciting non-cricket sports scheduled in March and leading to Olympic.

March
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Wrestling - Matteo Pellicone Ranking Series
ISSF - Delhi World Cup
Hokcey - Europe Tour Men/Women
Badminton - Yonex All England Open

Many more.

-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
25 Feb 2021 05:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

^^ But what if the PLA suddenly decides to occupy the Kailash range heights? The Pangong Tso agreement, as also the earlier pacts with China, is “premised on the fact that it will be observed in letter and spirit” and “we hope the PLA will adhere to it”, said the Army chief. (Sooner or later we wil...
by Ankit Desai
24 Feb 2021 23:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

India has 'strategies' in place to tackle Depsang after 'win-win situation' for both in Pangong Tso: Army chief India has 'strategies’ in place to tackle the 'pending’ friction areas like Depsang in eastern Ladakh as well as other parts of the Line of Actual Control with China, said General MM Nara...
by Ankit Desai
22 Feb 2021 09:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

1. It is we jingos who are clubbing PTso, Kailash range (yes I keep South PTso & Kailash range separate), Gogara, Hot Spring, Despsang, Galwan & Demchok. ..... -Ankit as per news coming out 10th round has failed. 2. i am trying to understand the logic for not discussing all the friction poi...
by Ankit Desai
22 Feb 2021 03:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 04 January 2021
Replies: 559
Views: 134856

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 04 January 2021

One in two Tejas fighters to have Desi radar Read more at: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/81140150.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst Uttam is a state-of-the-art AESA radar that can track multiple targets and take hi-resolution pictures to ai...
by Ankit Desai
22 Feb 2021 01:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

IF POSSIBLE CAN ANYONE DRAW A MAP OF DEMCHOK AREA ? INDIA's area vs Chinese. A request to Rohit went in vain. -Ankit I marked the general area and roads here---> https://forums.bharat-rakshak.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=7810&p=2447484&hilit=DEMCHOK#p2447484 But don't know the specifics of C...
by Ankit Desai
21 Feb 2021 10:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

once we disengage from PTso what lever do we have to force PLA to comply is beyond me..( atleast from what is available on public fora)? from what i understood ..depsang is one end of the chain..PTso in the middle..demchok is the other end. i think the biggest loss of patrolling rights was in depsa...
by Ankit Desai
21 Feb 2021 00:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

thats nice/interesting. it would be interesting to see where the PLA 'heavies' are moving to. From where did they come in Apr 2020? If i was negotiating , i would have focussed on areas other than Pangong first and come to pangong ( north/south) last. anyway lets see how the negotiations proceed fr...
by Ankit Desai
19 Jan 2021 04:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Twin Engine Deck Based Fighter (TEDBF): News & Discussion
Replies: 528
Views: 139570

Re: Twin Engine Deck Based Fighter (TEDBF): News & Discussion

Stealthy TEDBF Sneak Peek into the design



-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
19 Jan 2021 04:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft: News & Discussion - 30 August 2019
Replies: 560
Views: 161580

Re: Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft: News & Discussion - 30 August 2019

AMCA + TEJAS MK2 | TEDBF design revealed

Hindi
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AMCA 2021 (MK1 & MK2) - 5.5 Generation Fighter Jet

Hindi
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-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
19 Jan 2021 04:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019
Replies: 1095
Views: 346775

Re: Tejas Mk2 Medium Weight Fighter: News & Discussion - 23 February 2019

AMCA + TEJAS MK2 | TEDBF design revealed

Hindi
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AMCA 2021 (MK1 & MK2) - 5.5 Generation Fighter Jet

Hindi
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Stealthy TEDBF Sneak Peek into the design

-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
19 Jan 2021 01:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

China builds village on ‘Arunachal Pradesh territory’ it occupied in 1959 China has managed to build a village on land occupied by the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) by overrunning an Assam Rifles post in 1959 on the disputed frontier in Arunachal Pradesh and not on territory controlled by India, s...
by Ankit Desai
13 Jan 2021 22:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 04 January 2021
Replies: 559
Views: 134856

Re: Tejas Mk.1 & Mk.1A: News & Discussions: 04 January 2021

The CCS clearance is for

LCA - 73 MK1A + 10 MK1 Trainer

-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
07 Jan 2021 06:56
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

And another division dedicated to central sector.

-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
06 Dec 2020 04:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech
Replies: 2477
Views: 570924

Re: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech

So much frustrating. Hats off to IIT Madras boys & ex-DG Arty.



-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
06 Dec 2020 01:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 3435
Views: 879584

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

The LPD stuck with two things. 1. Single vendor situation for domestic vendors. Only L&T is in race. 2. Lack of fund. IIRC four were planned. Rethinking to order two/three. Setback for private shipyards as Navy cancels Rs 20,000 cr Landing Platform Docks contract However, a different set of sour...
by Ankit Desai
12 Nov 2020 20:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 3435
Views: 879584

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

When the first ‘Visakhapatnam’ class DDG overshadows the 5th Scorpene sub vagir launched at MDL today.

Courtesy @SandeepUnnithan


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-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
11 Oct 2020 01:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

Video shows the IA (possibly SFF) troops facing PLA troops at the heights west of Spanggur Lake, we are downhill of the feature called the "Bump" - I think this conclusively proves that we don't have Blacktop. It is the Bump. https://twitter.com/bishwa55900127/status/1314925563254054912 h...
by Ankit Desai
29 Sep 2020 05:21
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Military Helicopters
Replies: 5271
Views: 1136779

Re: Indian Military Helicopters

Bharadwaj wrote:

Full conversation of Tarmak with Mr.Chatterjee regarding LUH,NUH,Kamov etc



Good Watch. Thank you.

Ankit
by Ankit Desai
10 Sep 2020 19:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

Indian Army occupies heights overlooking the Chinese Army positions at Finger 4 along Pangong Tso lake Indian Army has occupied heights overlooking the Chinese Army positions at Finger 4 along the Pangong Tso lake, according to sources. Meanwhile, foreign minister S Jaishankar will meet his Chinese...
by Ankit Desai
10 Sep 2020 05:31
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

There are multiple reports that say as of today IA holds highest point of Finger 4 ridge. So if one can check the point on map google or other, you would see that from that point any one can see what is happening till finger 6/7. Really better position than a week back. "Readjustment" at f...
by Ankit Desai
09 Sep 2020 21:33
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

India Will Retaliate If Its Defences On Heights Are Breached: Top Sources



-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
09 Sep 2020 21:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

India Will Retaliate If Its Defences On Heights Are Breached New Delhi: The situation at Ladakh's south Pangong lake "can take any trajectory" and it is the Chinese leadership and not the local commanders who are controlling the situation, top government sources have said. The sources als...
by Ankit Desai
08 Sep 2020 09:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2
Replies: 3536
Views: 725654

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020 - Part 2

k prasad wrote:deleted


swiftretort1 is a Pakistani twitter handle, may be ISPR sponsored. Usually uses Chinese maps.

-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
06 Sep 2020 07:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 1023698

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

Rezang La: 33°24'50"N 78°52'29"E https://i.ibb.co/vPJPgHP/Rezang_la.png <--- Click Requin La: 33°25'6"N 78°50'56"E https://i.ibb.co/5cjZVM0/Requin_la.png <--- Click Phurchuk La: 33°37'47"N 78°42'28"E https://i.ibb.co/0tTh7YV/Phurchuk_La.png <----- Click , Chusul is at r...
by Ankit Desai
06 Sep 2020 07:12
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 1023698

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

India has many reasons to push for status quo ante as of early summer (May 5?). 1. PLA is sitting at ridge of Point 4, so they hold PP 8 to PP 4. 2. IA may gain "advantageous" position at north bank of Pangong Tso but there is no news indicating IA crossed PP4 or ridge of PP4. 3. IA is si...
by Ankit Desai
06 Sep 2020 05:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 1023698

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

Wikimapia is a goldmine -coordinates of important passes in the Spangur Tso area copied below. Kind of makes sense, but note that in this case Requin La is to the left of Rezang La - when looking eastwards. Rezang La: 33°14'51"N 79°23'3"E Requin La: 33°25'6"N 78°50'56"E ....? Yo...
by Ankit Desai
06 Sep 2020 05:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 1023698

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

Continuing from my previous post. Latest google's map update of finger 4 & ridge line. Pic of ridge line between finger 4 & finger 3 below. https://i.ibb.co/mCb20jb/ridgeline_between_pp4_&_pp3.png <---- Clicky Pic of ridge of finger 3 below. https://i.ibb.co/8PxV48t/ridgeline_between_pp4...
by Ankit Desai
06 Sep 2020 02:52
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 1023698

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

Can IA hold the heights it has occupied recently through winter? If yes, India has less reasons to push for status quo ante. India has many reasons to push for status quo ante as of early summer (May 5?). 1. PLA is sitting at ridge of Point 4, so they hold PP 8 to PP 4. 2. IA may gain "advanta...
by Ankit Desai
06 Sep 2020 01:45
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 1023698

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

IA has better view from Thakung Op Hill (where IA has post too). PP 27 is just down the slope.

Image

BT was blocking the Moldo, the issue was solved on August 29-31.

-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
01 Sep 2020 09:29
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 1023698

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

Going by Vishnu Som's twitt (https://twitter.com/VishnuNDTV/status/1300480939613540353) and various reports about capturing black top 1. India shifted Chinese persaption of LAC toward bank of Spanggur Tso 2. That even covers meeting spot of Lt Gens at Chinese side. Lat: 33°33'57.73"N Lng: 78°47...
by Ankit Desai
21 Aug 2020 07:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 1023698

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

Speking of Tunnels on the Leh-Manali Axis, it looks like there are 4 tunnels being planned, with feasibility studies being conducted for tunnels at: ............. K Prasad are you able to also follow activities in the N-E i.e. the Tawang sector and even Sikkim. We need infra there as well and would...
by Ankit Desai
11 Aug 2020 08:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 1203
Views: 255951

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Import Embargo Sr No 80 - Conventional Submarines !!!!! Starting Dec 2021. https://www.livefistdefence.com/2020/08/indian-mod-unveils-first-no-import-weapons-list.html -Ankit Here it comes Rs 42k crore stealth sub plan to finally kick off India is now finally getting set to issue the formal tender ...
by Ankit Desai
10 Aug 2020 02:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 1203
Views: 255951

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

or add 3-6 more Scorpène ?

-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
09 Aug 2020 23:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 1203
Views: 255951

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

Import Embargo Sr No 80 - Conventional Submarines !!!!! Starting Dec 2021.

https://www.livefistdefence.com/2020/08 ... -list.html

-Ankit
by Ankit Desai
29 Jul 2020 19:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Project 75I - It Begins
Replies: 1203
Views: 255951

Re: Project 75I - It Begins

https://twitter.com/nitingokhale/status/1288376462228066305 ...one long pending project is about to get kick-started by end of August. The RFP for procurement of submarines through the Strategic Partnership model is likely to be issued soon. Six advanced submarines will be built under project P-75I ...

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