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by Venkarl
08 Jul 2009 02:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: The Indo Russian PAK-FA Project
Replies: 1200
Views: 432154

Re: The Indo Russian PAK-FA Project

Samay, These pictures are awesome but they aren't official yet. And your guess might be correct because I remember reading some article long time ago in which some ruski top guy said that sukhoi pak fa will look like black widow. I tried to dig out that link but cudn't find :| ..anyways...I have sta...
by Venkarl
07 Jul 2009 08:18
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 321
Views: 20789

Re: Indian Military Aviation

Rahul,

what if we have a sticky thread with bold and caps thread name something like "Banned Links/websites" in which you can put up a list of links which are rated for unreliability etc?

Thanks,
Venkat
by Venkarl
06 Jul 2009 23:21
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion
Replies: 4621
Views: 729288

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion

A tactics wing for training IPS officers is also being setup by union ministry.
by Venkarl
06 Jul 2009 04:33
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 317
Views: 21604

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

krishna_krishna wrote:I only pray god gives our babus and Officers wisdom to make a choice that would give us power ...

sorry my friend...wisdom of our babus was never "not for sale"..
by Venkarl
06 Jul 2009 04:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Myanmar news and discussion
Replies: 542
Views: 465485

Re: India-Myanmar news and discussion

North Korean ship now going the other way It was suspected the Kang Nam was going to Myanmar. But the U.S. official says that after a week-and-a half at sea, it turned around on Sunday or Monday. It was off the coast of Vietnam on Tuesday. I strongly believe that this was noko's attempt to divert w...
by Venkarl
05 Jul 2009 01:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4065
Views: 735488

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Gracies Senor Shyam..awesome pics. The cool dude with LMG & radio looks promisingly punishing...One question though...why surface these pics now? or did I miss these pics in your earlier posts? I am curious what else your treasure-trove has?
by Venkarl
30 Jun 2009 11:23
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4065
Views: 735488

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Very old news..sorry if posted already

Presentation of the Digital Night Vision Goggle (DNVG) in India, April 2008

If anti-naxal forces of India have bought these.....maoists to gaye bhaad mein....
by Venkarl
28 Jun 2009 02:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1537468

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

damn..I used to smoke sipping tea after a nice samosa right beside that shop...never thought of asking that uncle assuming that civvies cannot buy them....lucky you
by Venkarl
27 Jun 2009 21:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1537468

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

My bad...kancha no offence meant...Well regarding the open market, i havent seen any guys buying...however last year, we had a stage show and needed a person to wear army uniform. We went to the local dresswala (rent)...the dress we got had OFB produce written all over it...(inside seams) even the ...
by Venkarl
26 Jun 2009 02:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous
Replies: 4126
Views: 503606

Re: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous

Sorry if posted already

Nice website mentioning major activities all over world with time-line.
History Commons

don't know if they are authentic and verified.

Thanks,
Venkat
by Venkarl
25 Jun 2009 13:02
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch
Replies: 3944
Views: 998185

Re: China Military Watch

Chinese outposts even along the border have a 'factory' where their soldiers make electronics or some product for the defense factories that the PLA seems to run. Along with soldiering... May be they manufacture these for NE terrorist groups.... "Import of mobile handsets without International...
by Venkarl
22 Jun 2009 06:50
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 317
Views: 21604

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

Pratik, Venkarl, you assume that the supplier we eventually buy from won't sell to Pak. --No. I assumed that other nations may sell weapons to Pak. I think that assumption is wrong. I think we should assume that whatever we buy may later be on offer to Pakistan as well. So this line of thinking is a...
by Venkarl
22 Jun 2009 05:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 317
Views: 21604

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

I think we shouldn't bother about past actions of Indian leaders as you can't undo and redo things. Whatever jet IAF decides on...babus in Delhi will have tight time in balancing & ironing things out with other nations to contain any ripple effects which leads to Pak's benefit.. :(
by Venkarl
22 Jun 2009 04:41
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 317
Views: 21604

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

After all this MRCA drama is over...the moment India announces the winner..most of the loosing nations may start helping Pak directly or indirectly except Russia maybe...
by Venkarl
19 Jun 2009 02:36
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan - May 16 2009
Replies: 478
Views: 20772

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan - May 16 2009

RajeshA wrote:
Prem Kumar wrote:.....70% Kakocracy

In German 'Kake' means $hit, Mierda, Mierde!!! .... 'bad'!


why go germany brother?....come to Andhra...kack is very familiar word for $hit...mostly among under 10 aged kids.. :lol:
by Venkarl
19 Jun 2009 02:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous
Replies: 4126
Views: 503606

Re: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous

Ramana, I didn't know that such books on Indian system exists. Is it not a good idea to scan those and archive it on some BRF thread? so that on a time basis, we can review the changes made then and now? I am thinking that this will enable us to come up with an effective future Indian system. 2 cent...
by Venkarl
18 Jun 2009 20:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous
Replies: 4126
Views: 503606

Re: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous

Interesting find... http://img194.imageshack.us/img194/9711/usforeignpolicyflowchar.th.gif I want to develop few like that for Indian foreign policy, Indian military acquisitions, Inter Governmental deals[eg: Nuke deal] etc....so that it would be easy for anyone to understand how the Indian system w...
by Venkarl
18 Jun 2009 19:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous
Replies: 4126
Views: 503606

Re: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous

Gurus, Sorry to hop in suddenly. Nothing new about the news posting. Just want to know, how these bills/deals work out. >> Who initiates such bills? >> If an X from Whitehouse initiates it, does he have a personal gain out of it? >> Is that X getting benefited from Pak's heavy lobbying arm? >> Is th...
by Venkarl
17 Jun 2009 06:11
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan - May 16 2009
Replies: 478
Views: 20772

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan - May 16 2009

:rotfl: Nice find Rohit.....if those grey salwars are not the police uniform....their getup blends them well with the local masses....
by Venkarl
16 Jun 2009 02:25
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 391
Views: 19655

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

George, I appreciate your expertise in pitching super bugs for the MRCA deal. You poured in most of the info you had which didn't convince many on BRF including me. Leaving the technical details to experts as I am not, the main concern for every one here is "trust", "assurance",...
by Venkarl
15 Jun 2009 03:15
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: MRCA News and Discussion
Replies: 391
Views: 19655

Re: MRCA News and Discussion

George, I appreciate your expertise in pitching super bugs for the MRCA deal. You poured in most of the info you had which didn't convince many on BRF including me. Leaving the technical details to experts as I am not, the main concern for every one here is "trust", "assurance", ...
by Venkarl
01 Jun 2009 05:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 388
Views: 28212

Re: Indian Military Aviation

TOI video on ACM Naik's parade....in the end of the video, soldiers doing "Jai ho" thing..no offense...doesn't it look strange? or am I ignorant on this?

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/PV-N ... 601198.cms
by Venkarl
17 Apr 2009 00:12
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1537468

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

Nice pictures..thank you mate...but kids watching those guns and rocket launchers?? I don't know what to say :roll:
by Venkarl
31 Mar 2009 19:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4065
Views: 735488

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLh79Gml ... re=related

training is amazing...very impressive....sorry if posted already
by Venkarl
08 Nov 2008 02:20
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion
Replies: 4621
Views: 729288

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion

Why are we not discussing about malegaon blasts? army officers? hindutva groups..abhinav bharat? is it a sensitive issue to discuss about here? pardon my ignorance..
by Venkarl
30 Oct 2008 02:25
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 518
Views: 25339

Re: Indian Military Aviation

cause, "we" collectively don't think its our territory. /honestly... we are not having a view of national integration anymore.. people have been totally focused on aspects that is more basic than these issues. /ot just look at Raj-complete moron-Thackeray for proof of the above Didn't wan...
by Venkarl
17 Oct 2008 04:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Multimedia - Indian Armed Forces
Replies: 2157
Views: 358153

Re:

Welcome Venky Saar Have been a fan of your youtube videos, just a request , can you please create a video honouring the Jawans who laid down their lives in Kashmir with some inspirational music. something similar to this http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FaTkuwHBcCA Gurus, As Vaman has requested, a ho...
by Venkarl
17 Oct 2008 00:08
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military
Replies: 3954
Views: 1537468

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

http://mod.nic.in/samachar/april15-04/i ... 20copy.GIF

whoa!! who are these Sikhs?? looking very elegant in those khakis?? is it a police force?
by Venkarl
09 Oct 2008 06:58
Forum: Military Exercises Archive
Topic: NDTV Documentary and Vishnu's report on Red-Flag video
Replies: 159
Views: 67809

Re: NDTV Documentary on Red Flag Exercises

Thanks Vishnu & Shiv (ermm..do we have Brahma on BRF? :lol: ). It was amazing documentary. Expected more on Garuds but Sukhois were a treat to my eyes.....thanks once again.
by Venkarl
08 Oct 2008 08:22
Forum: Military Exercises Archive
Topic: NDTV Documentary and Vishnu's report on Red-Flag video
Replies: 159
Views: 67809

Re: NDTV Documentary on Red Flag Exercises

Aum Namah Shivaya...bless me with the red flag documentary video..
by Venkarl
29 Sep 2008 13:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: INA History Thread
Replies: 321
Views: 42093

Re: INA History Thread

Few war book titles on Indian Army+SAS ---Pre Independence Era

http://www.warbooks.com/brit.html

Sorry if already posted
by Venkarl
25 Sep 2008 12:25
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion
Replies: 4621
Views: 729288

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion

Chinese mobile firm Huawei under DRI scanner I have a feel that they have significant espionage assets hidden at their Leela Palace Office.They are bang opposite the Intel India R&D Center.They have a good line of sight at NAL,ISRO and HAL.I am sure that it can be used to monitor activities of ...
by Venkarl
25 Sep 2008 11:50
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Armoured Vehicles Discussion Thread
Replies: 398
Views: 185453

Re: Artillery and Armor thread

Arjun on DD..sorry if already posted http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rnpbEEzP9hw&feature=related Today...I am happy for three reasons :D 1) Heard "shudh" Hindi after a very long time... may be years...... 2) Saw Arjun Firing in both day & night..on the move 3) Biggest surprise which...
by Venkarl
23 Sep 2008 09:56
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Missile Technology Discussion
Replies: 518
Views: 26722

Re: Indian Missile Technology Discussion - 27 March 2008

I agree with Austin's reasoning..why inducting A3s just after 2 tests?? do you guys get any hint why Indian forces are inducting indigenous stuff so quickly which is kinda strange? China monitoring BRFites---any news??
by Venkarl
23 Sep 2008 09:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation
Replies: 518
Views: 25339

Indo-US air force transport exercise at Agra next year

http://www.bharat-rakshak.com/NEWS/news ... wsid=10311

The paranoid Indian inside me asks me "Why Agra? Why not something that is away from the capital city?"
by Venkarl
12 Sep 2008 22:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Newbie Corner & Military Miscellaneous
Replies: 4126
Views: 503606

Re: Miscellaneous Pictures - Indian Military

MN Kumar wrote:Police taking out a march in the Old City area of Hyderabad ahead of the Ganesh Nimajjan. Seems these men got some good protection.


there seems to be a difference between cops walking on either side....cops on left have good gear and on right are on standard protection...
by Venkarl
31 Aug 2008 16:37
Forum: Military Expositions Archive
Topic: Aero India 2009
Replies: 1181
Views: 297545

Re: Aero India 2009

http://www.aeroindia.in/ Aero India 2009 will be held from 11 to 15th Feb 2009 ... Just a thought - do not kill me on it ... please ... In another thread you mentioned that you have access but do not have the right camera. How about raising some funds to buy you a good camera? I am sure if 50 BR po...

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