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by paramu
17 Aug 2012 01:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Shooting in Wisconsin Sikh Gurudwara
Replies: 401
Views: 11654

Re: Shooting in Wisconsin Sikh Gurudwara

Jhujar wrote:A Nyc gropu filling law suit against Badal at this sad juncture can be part of the same planned sequence.

Could you please provide the link to this news?
by paramu
14 Aug 2012 00:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Shooting in Wisconsin Sikh Gurudwara
Replies: 401
Views: 11654

Re: Shooting in Wisconsin Sikh Gurudwara

Sense of persecution is for semitic religions. In the case of Sikhism, some political group targeted it to take advantage. But people realize the folly and have been doing everything to correct it. Do Sikhs still need to carry the victimhood mindset? Anyway, this is my last post on this issue in thi...
by paramu
13 Aug 2012 23:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Shooting in Wisconsin Sikh Gurudwara
Replies: 401
Views: 11654

Re: Shooting in Wisconsin Sikh Gurudwara

Brihaspati, long time no hear from you. Good to see your comments. There isn't anything magical about Jew-Sikh closeness. Both wear beards, and robes wtih resemble each other. Both have a strict unbending religion. Both have a long history of state suppression and violence directed at them. Both of...
by paramu
07 Aug 2012 03:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Shooting in Wisconsin Sikh Gurudwara
Replies: 401
Views: 11654

Re: Shooting in Wisconsin Sikh Gurudwara

This is a perfect time to declare from Akal Takht that Sikhs in USA should discard kirpan and end mass apply to get license to carry a concealed fire arm. Had even one person at Gurdwara carrying a good weapon this might not have happen. Guru Gobind singh told the to carry kirpan in 1699 and now in...
by paramu
03 Aug 2012 06:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussion 9th Aug 2011
Replies: 2935
Views: 99499

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussion 9th Aug 2011

^^^ Notice that the report only talks about Mughals, Nawab of Bengal, Tipu Sultan, Persian language and picture of coin with Persian script. Absolutely silent about Marathas, Sikhs, Sanskrit, Hindi etc. They also hide the fact that in 1857 Muslims were upset about the pig fat used in catridges. Only...
by paramu
29 Jul 2012 22:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

. But for the time being, Pakistan is irreplaceable in the US geopolitical calculus. This is true. America has investedd too much into Af Pak area that it cannot abondon without ROI Central asia, arabian seas, balance of power, oil pipelines, Iran are the factors for staying in af Pak area for a lo...
by paramu
29 Jul 2012 21:51
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: J&K News and Discussion-2011
Replies: 3990
Views: 223937

Re: J&K News and Discussion-2011

The Soviet tried this in the east german to west german tunnel. They used to keep sensors to monitor patrol force and and for survielance. These tunnels can be used for groundbased warning system and connected to optic fibre system to create a border based screen based sensor map. Pak has built a ex...
by paramu
29 Jul 2012 21:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) : 24 July 2012
Replies: 2842
Views: 76868

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) : 24 July 2

TSP model is that of parasite. They have built up a very sophisticated and successful parasitic mechanism; ultimately 3.5 don't have the initiative in the relationship, TSP does. More I see India's prosperity mantra and the lovemaking with TSP, the more I am thinking that the scheme is to "gro...
by paramu
29 Jul 2012 21:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

These are the new informers for the western interest now. Hired informers
by paramu
29 Jul 2012 21:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) : 24 July 2012
Replies: 2842
Views: 76868

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) : 24 July 2

Jinnah was right and India wrong in one fundamental aspect. That Islamism and Sensible'ism cannot co-exist. That is exactly what he meant and implied. Only idiots think that Islamism can co exist with Ahmadi's, Shia's..let alone the Kufr. Also when i mentioned Swamy in the list with Psecs and vote ...
by paramu
29 Jul 2012 20:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

One of the friend who is in the media business says the reporters are being hired as lobbyist by the MNC

They are getting 85Laks rupees salary from Dow and similar companies.
by paramu
29 Jul 2012 12:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Kaveri & Aero-Engine: News & Discussion
Replies: 4750
Views: 881893

Re: Kaveri & aero-engine discussion

For instance India is leading edge in software, it can catch up in electronics (which is what I suspect you cousin meant to say - and that is possible), but, in material science (as in the Kaveri) it is a difference in light years. Even in material sciences India can solve individual problems and t...
by paramu
29 Jul 2012 10:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

In the short term a nuclear war between India and Pakistan will benefit the US. Imagine a Pakistani nuke on India and India fails to retaliate deciding to absorb the cost rather than retaliating. The future of the "balance of power" in the world becomes very interesting after that But a d...
by paramu
29 Jul 2012 07:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Just think about it, if US had not managed to get TSP to have nukes, can you imagine the nightmarish scenario in having to deal with an sole regional nuke power in India, with all its democratic credentials, anti-colonial stand, non-alignment, moral posturing etc in the world stage? They have been ...
by paramu
29 Jul 2012 00:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Non-Western Worldview
Replies: 1014
Views: 90712

Re: Non-Western Worldview

They need the power of the US military and global reach to actually execute the neo imperialist agenda.

Hence they are trying to create a new image of America for this century with a new elite. Neo Conservatives were the first version of this change
by paramu
28 Jul 2012 20:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Africa News and Discussion
Replies: 444
Views: 47918

Re: India-Africa News and Discussion

My school classmate has made it big in Nigeria in pharma.
by paramu
28 Jul 2012 19:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) : 24 July 2012
Replies: 2842
Views: 76868

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) : 24 July 2

partha wrote:^
Why would (should) US bother to declare Pakistan a terrorist country when India (biggest victim of Pak terror) itself hasn't done so?


The oil lobby is strong in DC that they will prevent any of this
Pak is not alone in US. It has a large support groups which make sure that it survives.
by paramu
28 Jul 2012 19:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) : 24 July 2012
Replies: 2842
Views: 76868

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) : 24 July 2

SS: Indeed, US laws or for that matter "international law" US talks about from time to time are only as good as the will and need to enforce them. Thats why I laugh my gut off when US mouthpieces on CNN/Fox sometimes cite "international law" to justify US action/inaction as it s...
by paramu
28 Jul 2012 11:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

comment in yutube on yudhabyas If USA and India help each other in developing and securing each of our countries, than an Indian in every corner of the globe will help USA remain the world power. The combination of USA/Indian can't be matched by any other nations. 20 years of aggresive development ...
by paramu
28 Jul 2012 03:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 496474

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

What I find most alarming about it, is that you have to wonder how hard would it be for powerful nations like the US & China to instigate the same kind of "spontaneous revolution" here? .... What I find alarming is that we have few people in this forum who can't see this obvious thing...
by paramu
25 Jul 2012 06:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

On top of that you have to consider the fact that one is a open society where millions of Indians have prospered, glass ceiling or not, and rose to enormous heights. Perhaps a few of them are members in this forum. Get over this emotional feeling. It is true that millions of Indians have prospered ...
by paramu
24 Jul 2012 06:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

And when US didn't allow access to Headley, we did exactly that, we called out US and it's legal system 'unreliable' and then what? it happened again, so now we have to wait watch and call it 'unreliable' again? US tells the world they have best governance system and we call that bluff if they let ...
by paramu
24 Jul 2012 01:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Even if investigation finds that USN shot without warning in cold blood, there will be no justice anywhere. Already it is open and shut case...USN has done no wrong, it never does. Indians can go home and lick their wounds. If US legal system lets officers who shot go free, India has to call that t...
by paramu
24 Jul 2012 01:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 496474

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

The answer to your questions is the soudis and (anti Iranism), another tyrant family. So in that case, why did most Arabs also cheer when Mubarak and Ben Ali fell? You can always find people cheering whenever any kind of political event happens. To say that that is what most of the people wantis bi...
by paramu
24 Jul 2012 00:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Still, India can insist that those USN officers must be tried and punished according to US law for their misconduct. Otherwise India has to file a case against USN and that will be a thorn in future relation between the two countries.
by paramu
21 Jul 2012 05:24
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Indian Economy - News & Discussion 27 May 2012
Replies: 3973
Views: 116208

Re: Indian Economy - News & Discussion 27 May 2012

Yes, the drought was clear 30+ days ago, but gov't has done nothing.... Karnatak is 50% deficit. Most areas are in fact over 80%-90% deficit. The odd thing is rains in TN delta have been good and farmers a planting, even though there is zero water in Kaveri. The places I worry about are Mumbai/Beng...
by paramu
18 Jul 2012 02:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

If India is not able to take action against US naval officers who killed Indian fisherman, will that set precedence for the release of Italians arrested in Kerala?
by paramu
18 Jul 2012 00:48
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic meltdown- (Nov 28 2010)
Replies: 4994
Views: 243745

Re: Perspectives on the global economic meltdown- (Nov 28 20

I see a trend that British entities are being indicted in US and US entities in UK. HSBC is last in the list, starting with Fox News. Need to keep track of it.
by paramu
13 Jul 2012 00:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

When a gora violates Indian visa rule, GoI should blacklist the organization and individuals who sponsored visa for the gora, for not informing GoI about this violation.
by paramu
04 Jul 2012 04:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Rafale & MMRCA News and Discussions
Replies: 5225
Views: 180140

Re: Raffy wins - Go Katrina!

Update - Mulayam Singh is the New Raksha Mantri from Jul 17 or so.
Mamata will stop supporting the UPA2

More shuffle also planned
by paramu
04 Jul 2012 03:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Af-Pak -> Pak-Af Watch
Replies: 4017
Views: 250678

Re: Af-Pak -> Pak-Af Watch

The PA was ultimately responsible for the death of Abdul Haq, Karzai's brother. On the other hand the PA knows that Karzai is an Afghan nationalist in whose embassies the back rooms often contain maps showing the NWFP and Baluchistan as part of Afghanistan. Can we see these maps. Is it also in digi...
by paramu
30 Jun 2012 01:57
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Indian Economy - News & Discussion 27 May 2012
Replies: 3973
Views: 116208

Re: Indian Economy - News & Discussion 27 May 2012

You can't just keep Walmart away and let others in. Walmart always can buy MNC retailer overseas and enter India. GoI has to force it to be a joint venture between an Indian company and MNC retailer, and ask them to float shares in BSE/NSE.
by paramu
26 Jun 2012 00:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Cowardice by another name is still cowardice. I am glad that you had the honesty to call out the real reason for your statement. I unfortunately do not agree that cowardice lets you keep your assets, those that payajama shiver loose their payajamas soon enough. Appeasement has never made problems g...
by paramu
23 Jun 2012 06:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Nothing to do with "bhago bhago UN aa raha hai" (run run UN is coming) type of payajama shivering. It is not that you have to shiver when you hear the name UN. What you need to understand is that UN is a just a front organization for a group of powerful countries, in which India is not a ...
by paramu
23 Jun 2012 05:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Two-G (2G) Spectrum Scam Tapes and follow-up
Replies: 4139
Views: 267172

Re: Two-G (2G) Spectrum Scam Tapes and follow-up

Surya wrote:Our old Rajahs and sundry are alive and living in new forms

Why blame old Rajahs for current corrupt rulers?

If Rajas were corrupt and were impoverishing the population, the Europeans would never have bothered to come to India.
by paramu
21 Jun 2012 06:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

devesh wrote:as long as dynasty is relevant in India, they will do their utmost for status-quo.

Good. Now you can blame why Vajpayee did so also to dynasty.
by paramu
21 Jun 2012 04:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

That is when UN sanctions come into picture. Best thing is to avoid such a scenario.
by paramu
21 Jun 2012 02:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

The question is, why didn't powerful macho India cross LoC and take over PoK when it has already defeated Pakistan. Since we were powerful, already defeated Pak, we didn't have to listen to anyone. As some people in thread claim, UN/uncle etc. didn't matter.
by paramu
21 Jun 2012 02:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 417904

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Loc was retained after 65 and even after 71 wars. India could have easily crossed LOC in 71 after Pakistan's surrender. Why didn't India do it. BTW, IG was not Nehru.

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