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by disha
24 Mar 2017 22:34
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 2709
Views: 139483

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

How Gujarat increased its agriculture income 2x-3x fold http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/specials/india-interior/arid-land-yields-a-bounty-of-succulent-fruits/article9600608.ece?google_editors_picks=true This can be replicated across Uttarakhand and UP., agri-produce can be a bedrock of economy g...
by disha
22 Mar 2017 04:17
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Monitoring UP electoral promises under BJP govt in 2017
Replies: 28
Views: 2135

Re: Monitoring UP electoral promises under BJP govt in 2017

Many Many thanks A_Gupta'ji.

On Namami Gange., that is a central project and a national manifesto.
by disha
22 Mar 2017 02:53
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 2709
Views: 139483

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

I may be out on a limb here., but at this pace of growth and all round growth., it would appear that by 2020 India's budget will be in surplus. Maharashtra seeing 12.5 % growth in agriculture means that same growth can be replicated in UP & Bihar. In a nutshell, within 3-4 years (albeit with som...
by disha
19 Mar 2017 06:06
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7228
Views: 387946

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

...Even excesses claimed by owners or distributors as outstanding debts received during the month-long period is being considered as illegal and according to the I-T act the defaulters will have to issue cheque of the amount to the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana along with tax and penalty of 49...
by disha
17 Mar 2017 02:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3568
Views: 253799

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

i have seen natgeo and discovery run +ve programs on india - whether it be culture, food, travel, wildlife while the real deep state agenda is run by CNN/NYT/Wapo the evil troika at the top. NatGeo in print is totally evanjehadi and #AntiIndian and #AntiHindu. Discovery is better. Coming to Desi MS...
by disha
17 Mar 2017 02:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3568
Views: 253799

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

Anybody planning to do #AwardWapsi in US against Trump's Budget? I was surprised that US has its own equivalent of Sahitya Akademi award., except more sophisticated! In India, they have to write a poem on Sonia or a raga on RaGa to get a Sahitya Akademi Award. In US they have to do a art work or art...
by disha
14 Mar 2017 07:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 980
Views: 133503

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

Neshant and Rishi'ji., we need pros and cons (or vice versa) from each of you. Please try to make it objective. It will add to the body of understanding of space stations.
by disha
13 Mar 2017 01:31
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Solar energy in India
Replies: 872
Views: 24112

Re: Solar energy in India

With 1kwh, on a Nissan Leaf sized car gives you 6 km. So effectively you are looking at 50 paisa per km cost. Unfortunately, India does not allow import of lithium ion batteries without huge tax. So India will have to wait for a few more years for EV industry to take off. Or some manufacturer can l...
by disha
13 Mar 2017 01:24
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Solar energy in India
Replies: 872
Views: 24112

Re: Solar energy in India

In winter your electricity usage is low. In summer., it is mostly for AC., what is happening is that in summer I am assuming that you are consuming say 1500 units of electricity. In Winter, you are consuming say 300 units of electricity per month. So if you put in a solar system that generates say 8...
by disha
11 Mar 2017 03:19
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Solar energy in India
Replies: 872
Views: 24112

Re: Solar energy in India

Bhai log, I need some advice and guidance for this solar thing. I have some roof space (Delhi) which can be utilised for installation of solar panels. Eletricians, contractors etc are suggesting inverters for power backup, but I am more interested in solar. Would it make sense considering the initi...
by disha
11 Mar 2017 00:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 980
Views: 133503

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

^^Bheeshma'ji - sure manned mission is more important., but what is the purpose of manned mission to space? Here are my thoughts., ISRO should aim for a permanent, semi-sustainable and financially independent base on moon. Moon base among several things like research and mining will also serve as th...
by disha
11 Mar 2017 00:16
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 980
Views: 133503

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

^Agree with the space station part., but I have this small monkey* on my shoulder whispering in my ears., what research will we do on space station that cannot be done by nanosats? So abhijitm., can we objectively or dispassionately state which research is possible on space station which is NOT poss...
by disha
08 Mar 2017 11:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4010
Views: 128445

Re: Deterrence

:-) They have to constantly reassemble the warhead., anew including the explosives & electonics & also recycle the Pu! Polonium half life is 134 days., so over 30 years the polonium is useless unless replenished frequently. Hence either the Chinese ppt is FUD or they are maintaining their bi...
by disha
08 Mar 2017 09:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4010
Views: 128445

Re: Deterrence

Ramana'ji my response was for Shaurya'ji. Currently the focus should be on delivery platforms and improving the strike back quality. We need at least 3 SSBNs on constant patrol (that means at least 6 SSBNs to be commissioned) each carrying at least 4 rounds of 3-MIRV (or 12 bums) IRBM. A total of 36...
by disha
08 Mar 2017 07:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3568
Views: 253799

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

It is interesting to see that Indians are seen taking away the US jobs via H1B but Chinese are not. Hence they are attacked. Indians are seen as araps and attacked. Now Indians are seen as eyeranians and killed. The biggest culprit to blame Indians for the job loss is none but Ombaba. He squarely an...
by disha
08 Mar 2017 00:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4010
Views: 128445

Re: Deterrence

^Once you commission a warhead and an ICBM in., you just do not decommission it overnight. You keep it around for its 'deterrence' value. The 5.5 MT once are 'city busters'., very inaccurate and mostly for strike back., no country would like to lose any city even LA to a nuclear bum., however big or...
by disha
07 Mar 2017 02:54
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 2709
Views: 139483

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

^^ It basically means that the rural poverty is wiped out. They may not have white goods or even bicycle., but at the very least they will have food+clothing. I think the push for rural housing and textiles will in next five years solve the issue of roti+kapda+makan. Real garibi hatao! And all this ...
by disha
05 Mar 2017 23:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3568
Views: 253799

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

Can somebody draw a chart with Hillary, Alyssa, Dhume, Robin and the Saudi Barbarians? Point is., there is a shift happening away from "atlanticists" (or rather UK/France directed foreign policy) to US-interest foreign policy and there is a fight back from the deep state. Is loss of India ...
by disha
05 Mar 2017 05:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3568
Views: 253799

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

Hillary arrogantly said - "We came, We Saw and he died"., and for the dumbocrats she is Virgin Mary.
by disha
04 Mar 2017 23:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4010
Views: 128445

Re: Deterrence

Ultimately the yield in boosted fission weapons as well as in staged implosion weapons is large mainly because of fission caused by high energy fusion neutrons and not because fusion provides the yield. I repeat that even a design that uses staged implosion to simply compress another mass of fissio...
by disha
04 Mar 2017 00:18
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7228
Views: 387946

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

asgkhan wrote:
Rishi Verma wrote:http://m.ndtv.com/india-news/5-men-trying-to-buy-phone-get-caught-with-fake-notes-worth-57-lakh-in-kolkata-1665559?pfrom=home-topstories

Any guess on the peacefulness of the five that were caught? Hint not buddhist, not rasta,


Jains ????


Parsis????
by disha
03 Mar 2017 04:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3568
Views: 253799

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

I can only attribute this to the money. Greed is an extremely powerful emotion. No., it is not money. It is opportunities. US, Canada and Australia - are all land of immigrants. Just like your forefathers came to America to avail better opportunities, so are the current set of immigrants into US. J...
by disha
03 Mar 2017 03:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion
Replies: 3337
Views: 450572

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

^^ So that buses arrive on time and hostels do not move away ...
by disha
03 Mar 2017 02:41
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 1422
Views: 73893

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Per the article 66000 trucks pass through NCR daily. If we consider 100 trucks per ferry, and considering roughly equal flow of trucks to and from, railway still needs to do 330 ferry on a daily basis. Possible? Only 20000 per day. Of the 66k trucks heading into Delhi., 20k go to delhi for onward j...
by disha
01 Mar 2017 13:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4010
Views: 128445

Re: Deterrence

A city that has just two bombs dropped on it will lose too many people to function in the short to medium term. But a large country can survive if one city goes. if 50 cities get hit by 2 x 20 kiloton bombs each - that country will not be in a position to continue normal function. I deliberately us...
by disha
01 Mar 2017 13:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4010
Views: 128445

Re: Deterrence

SudeepJ., it is not the inertia of the tamper+neutron reflector+Pu in the sphere., it is the number of Pu atoms fissioned in the first population. Since one starts with a smaller population of Pu fissions., the eventual population of fissioned atoms will be exponentially smaller compared to a perfec...
by disha
01 Mar 2017 04:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4010
Views: 128445

Re: Deterrence

I see my post removed., but when people talk about pits & pu etc., they forget one important aspect - the triggers. A High Explosive blast travels at the speed of say 8-10 km/sec. Taking the upper limit 10000 m/sec. or in 1-millisec it travels 10 meters. And hence the switches need to be faster ...
by disha
01 Mar 2017 03:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3568
Views: 253799

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

UlanBatori wrote:I hope the Ukraine, Iraq, Libya, Syria and Pakistan depts got the chop. But probably it was the India visa division that did, so celebrations are premature.


Well some of the visa offices were used to play viceroy-viceroy and now the foggy bottom have to outsource that game to norwegians...
by disha
01 Mar 2017 03:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 980
Views: 133503

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

^ Unfortunate but not surprised. This is the first time ISRO is standardizing on the nano sat bus. Of course they could have done their calculations more thoroughly on this bus. It is not that they have lost communication to the nanosats., they are very much communicable but looks like they are stil...
by disha
01 Mar 2017 03:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14
Replies: 4274
Views: 362399

Re: Indian Missiles and Munitions Discussion - June'14

Out with Agni and in with PDV., that is in terms of beauty contest!

Check out the image of PDV in this blog http://www.delhidefencereview.com/2017/02/25/hit-kill-successfully-demonstrated-drdos-pdv-interceptor/
by disha
01 Mar 2017 02:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions III
Replies: 3568
Views: 253799

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions III

Breaking news on WSJ: President Trump proposes cutting State Department budget by 37% to help pay for increased defense budget. Mission accomplished. :-D. All the robin's & alyssa's will not be able to put hurrirats together again!* *robins and alyssa's with their mega-budget used to play vicer...
by disha
01 Mar 2017 02:52
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016
Replies: 2505
Views: 348648

Re: LCA: News & Discussions - October 2016

^^ Wow in 1.5 decades., what used to be viewed as punishment posting is now a promotion posting!

Way to go and kudos to Wing Co R. Nambiar
by disha
01 Mar 2017 00:06
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 2709
Views: 139483

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

Whenever an economist makes a judgement call., never trust that eCONomist. For example., all eCONomists jumped and predicted that India's GDP growth rate will shrink by as much as 2%., and some #mediapimps went to the town stating that India's GDP will shrink! Now this same eCONomists are taking a r...
by disha
28 Feb 2017 11:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 980
Views: 133503

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

Actually, the concern about space debris was raised when China tested its ASAT weapon in surprise. The Chinese didn't give a damn and defended its ASAT move. I was under the impression that these satellites will be programmed to descend in to earth and burn up in the atmosphere during re-entry. If ...
by disha
28 Feb 2017 11:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 980
Views: 133503

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

Goal posts are being shifted now to demand a particular payload capability. If it is not GeoSat., then it is about space station or military sats. I think 1970s/80s outlook is being applied to future launch requirements. The idea about sending in a massive space station itself in one go is ridiculou...
by disha
28 Feb 2017 04:20
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 980
Views: 133503

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

... whats the commercial requirement of having a 14 Ton GTO launch capacity? I think it was always about supporting their man in the space aspirations, nothing more nothing less. The idea was that the GeoComm sat market will continue to grow and to defray the cost., a 14 ton GTO capacity will take ...
by disha
28 Feb 2017 04:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 980
Views: 133503

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

Also the comparisons with other space launches should go into the international space discussion thread., not here. Having said that one thing I do want to point out is LM5 is very much unproven., so are its sibling variants LM6 and LM7. Chinese launch system is now evolving around ISRO's strategy! ...
by disha
28 Feb 2017 04:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 980
Views: 133503

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

If payload capacity is the only measure., then yes Chinese are ahead (on paper) and Americans and Russians and ArianneSpace are so far ahead that even Chinese leave alone ISRO are a patch on the payload capacity. However if launch reliability, versatility and costs are the measures then ISRO is way ...

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