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by Yogi_G
08 Jun 2014 21:43
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth
Replies: 8372
Views: 265814

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth

^^^^I have heard the same in Samaveda Shanmukha Sharma garu's pravachana on Ramayana. Interestingly I heard it while driving through deserts on my way to the Grand canyon. The desert surroundings, the well explained pravachana had an immense effect on me.
by Yogi_G
08 Jun 2014 20:18
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 312459

Re: Indian IT Industry

Thanks both.
by Yogi_G
07 Jun 2014 13:31
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 312459

Re: Indian IT Industry

went in for an interview to a uber payment specialist company interview. Had prepared well. 3 data structures programming questions where I wrote source code and also gave alternative possible approaches, all intermediate to complex core Java questions answered. First round done. Expected to go in f...
by Yogi_G
06 Jun 2014 20:14
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1101652

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

It would be good if Modi can start a regular 'Talk to the Nation' televised address, where he communicates on various issues of public policy. My suggestion would be to do this on a monthly basis. Hugo Chavez had almost a daily broadcast I believe, very popular, his talking to nation went a long wa...
by Yogi_G
05 Jun 2014 17:22
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 100% FDI in Defence: Understanding Pros and Cons
Replies: 224
Views: 9622

Re: 100% FDI in Defence: Understanding Pros and Cons

Thanks macaque ji.

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to the economic Gurus here,

Can we disallow companies which sell us locally made weapons from converting the rupees to dollars and sending it back to their country HQs? Will it stand in a court of law?
by Yogi_G
05 Jun 2014 15:07
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 312459

Re: Indian IT Industry

Cross posting a wonderful post from the 100% FDI in defence poll thread, Actually Processors, Motherboards and SoCs are one area where we do not have a problem and are pretty self-reliant. 1. DRDO already does its own custom ARM and PowerPC SoCs that have been deployed sucessfully. Granted the CPU c...
by Yogi_G
05 Jun 2014 15:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 100% FDI in Defence: Understanding Pros and Cons
Replies: 224
Views: 9622

Re: 100% FDI in Defence: Understanding Pros and Cons

My bad, I see that you already mentioned its RISC based architecture.
by Yogi_G
05 Jun 2014 14:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 100% FDI in Defence: Understanding Pros and Cons
Replies: 224
Views: 9622

Re: 100% FDI in Defence: Understanding Pros and Cons

I am posting Macaque's post in the good posts thread.
by Yogi_G
05 Jun 2014 14:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 100% FDI in Defence: Understanding Pros and Cons
Replies: 224
Views: 9622

Re: 100% FDI in Defence: Understanding Pros and Cons

macaque saar, saasthaang pranaams and ghee shakkar in your mouth for the wonderful news you bring. List of questions, kindly reply as permissible by the confidentiality provisions, 1. IIRC your program also has BARC's involvement right? Or is that a separate microprocessor program? 2. Where do you h...
by Yogi_G
05 Jun 2014 13:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: 100% FDI in Defence: Understanding Pros and Cons
Replies: 224
Views: 9622

Re: 100% FDI in Defence: Understanding Pros and Cons

Surprise at 100% FDI is looked at with suspicion as if we are already 100% self sufficient with everything else. Look at every sphere, there is always something that CANNOT be manufactured in India even by Tatas and Ambanis if required. Processors, motherboards, SOCs etc. If West wants to embargo an...
by Yogi_G
05 Jun 2014 10:23
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 312459

Re: Indian IT Industry

Perhaps Indian IT is not a big mess, but "reality checks" should be done at every level. It never was and is an example of the ingenuity, hard work and vision of whatever talent stayed back in India (with inputs from the talent which left our shores as well) to break through the shackles ...
by Yogi_G
05 Jun 2014 08:09
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1101652

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

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IIRC, HAL makes aircraft doors for airbus and weapons bay doors for Boeing (P-8I).
by Yogi_G
04 Jun 2014 22:39
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 312459

Re: Indian IT Industry

Who will replace the Indians? Only way this can happen is, 1. Wages need to go down in the west. All this so called "coolie" stuff was cool when they did it, when Indians could do it cheaper the work automatically became inferior in nature and the "high end" work alone remained ...
by Yogi_G
04 Jun 2014 22:03
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy - News & Discussion Oct 12 2013
Replies: 3980
Views: 133229

Re: Indian Economy - News & Discussion Oct 12 2013

My bad, apologies, its 33 billion and 300 billion, :-?

Source is here, Clicky
by Yogi_G
04 Jun 2014 21:14
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy - News & Discussion Oct 12 2013
Replies: 3980
Views: 133229

Re: Indian Economy - News & Discussion Oct 12 2013

I remember reading that the Indian investment in the US over this period has been in the tune of 300 billion dollars. Is this money borrowed from Indian banks or are they borrowed in US and invested there? Where did you read this? Sounds very high. I read this in an article in firstpost. The articl...
by Yogi_G
04 Jun 2014 20:43
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy - News & Discussion Oct 12 2013
Replies: 3980
Views: 133229

Re: Indian Economy - News & Discussion Oct 12 2013

Sorry, that's some licence permit era raj thinking. The 'FDI is bad and dangerous' bus has long since left the stop. Inbound cumulative FDI in the last decade is around $325 billion, and is only going to accelerate in future. I remember reading that the Indian investment in the US over this period ...
by Yogi_G
04 Jun 2014 20:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 9599
Views: 484138

Re: Internal Security Watch

I think the Mullah Yadav and son have had some major run-in with Muslim groups. The media has turned against them and foreign heads are making statements on incidents in their state. The questions to be asked is, how the f**k can US and the UN talk about incidents within our country. Does the UN ch...
by Yogi_G
04 Jun 2014 20:37
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 312459

Re: Indian IT Industry

Yogi_G Though some of the current IT services work are getting moved to global centers of Indian companies in Manila, Mexico, China, Eastern Europe etc. the significant work will still remain in India. Some of the work from onshore are also going to captive centers in India, China and Eastern Europ...
by Yogi_G
04 Jun 2014 16:47
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 312459

Re: Indian IT Industry

Who will replace the Indians? Only way this can happen is, 1. Wages need to go down in the west. All this so called "coolie" stuff was cool when they did it, when Indians could do it cheaper the work automatically became inferior in nature and the "high end" work alone remained i...
by Yogi_G
04 Jun 2014 13:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 9599
Views: 484138

Re: Internal Security Watch

I think the Mullah Yadav and son have had some major run-in with Muslim groups. The media has turned against them and foreign heads are making statements on incidents in their state. The questions to be asked is, how the f**k can US and the UN talk about incidents within our country. Does the UN chi...
by Yogi_G
04 Jun 2014 13:50
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 312459

Re: Indian IT Industry

My Point is similar to Singha ji's, Indian companies do not want to go anywhere near a loss and a growth in revenue and profits is a MUST for them irrespective of the economic scenario. Companies must save for rainy days and then use the savings during the rainy days. Infy has some thousands of cror...
by Yogi_G
04 Jun 2014 13:15
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy - News & Discussion Oct 12 2013
Replies: 3980
Views: 133229

Re: Indian Economy - News & Discussion Oct 12 2013

Lest we forget how some from the khan land mocked us when Chidu went hunting for investment funds in the US. our exuberance was short lived they said.
by Yogi_G
04 Jun 2014 13:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 419758

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

We could provide aid to the Americans by means of free condoms to prevent teen pregnancies. We are afraid such degenerate primitive human ideas will spread to the subcontinent just the way that the ancestors of these people introduced killer diseases to the ancient civilizations.
by Yogi_G
03 Jun 2014 12:40
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 312459

Re: Indian IT Industry

Infy has done a lot to shoot itself in the foot. You have to look at their appraisal systems to believe them. Minimum 2 certifications to be done per appraisal cycle or a year. That is ridiculous.
by Yogi_G
02 Jun 2014 13:08
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 4216
Views: 745497

Re: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector

To my untrained keyboard analyst eyes the last two types are tall boys, an explosion near the base might be sufficient to topple them over.
by Yogi_G
02 Jun 2014 12:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 2872
Views: 99235

Re: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv

Blijj to advise if halal version of "Miss A Less" was "Houri e Kum"?
by Yogi_G
01 Jun 2014 07:30
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA News and Discussions, 22-Oct-2013
Replies: 3964
Views: 141328

Re: LCA News and Discussions, 22-Oct-2013

What intrigues me about this is that in competitive shooting there is a concept known as "lock time" - which is the lag period between pressing the trigger and the bullet actually leaving the barrel. Since the actual point that the gun is pointing at is always moving relative to the targe...
by Yogi_G
29 May 2014 13:43
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy - News & Discussion Oct 12 2013
Replies: 3980
Views: 133229

Re: Indian Economy - News & Discussion Oct 12 2013

Expect Indian economy to touch 2 trillion $ with the rupee strengthening. Does nothing to help us but will contribute to the positive aura and MIGHT help with the interest rates for external borrowing.
by Yogi_G
28 May 2014 15:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Priority Defence decisions for the new govt.
Replies: 183
Views: 7273

Re: Priority Defence decisions for the new govt.

^ True in part but if you are nicey nicey then you get short changed like how Admiral Joshi got. A VKS is needed from time to time to show that service personnel cannot be taken for granted.
by Yogi_G
28 May 2014 14:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Priority Defence decisions for the new govt.
Replies: 183
Views: 7273

Re: Priority Defence decisions for the new govt.

Remember last time for the acquisition of refueling tankers there was a minor tiff between defence and finance ministries with the file going to and fro and maun singh unable to do anything about it. THe Saint wanted clean image and the Uzbek lover wanted to do anything to stop expenditure and reign...
by Yogi_G
27 May 2014 11:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013
Replies: 3967
Views: 142224

Re: Indian Military Aviation- September 29 2013

mig-21 crash in j&k
by Yogi_G
27 May 2014 09:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion
Replies: 3770
Views: 294076

Re: Sri Lanka - News and Discussion

Last friday's lunch was a grim one. Sat next to two colleagues who were discussing Rajapakse's visit to the swearing in ceremony. I asked them what the way forward is and they said " -- 'we' need an international enquiry and no use trusting the 'Indians' in this". Taken aback I asked what ...
by Yogi_G
27 May 2014 08:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: General Elections 2014- Transition of power & World Reaction
Replies: 709
Views: 23466

Re: General Elections 2014- Transition of power & World Reac

Finally after a period of 1800 years a leader arises from Bharatha who brings together all the regional heads of the Jambu Dwipa saluting the flag of Bharatha. Many of these leaders have had their peoples converted to alien faiths and ways of life but not to worry the Bharathiya lion shall bring ame...
by Yogi_G
26 May 2014 15:38
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Technolgies useful for Indian problems
Replies: 697
Views: 120142

Re: Technolgies useful for Indian problems

I have written this to Sri Modi, hope he takes note of it. Dear Shri Modi ji, I take great pride in your party coming to power, all the more satisfying as I have been associated with RSS right from my young age. Without paying heed to the conspiracy theory tag associated to the question of Unidentif...
by Yogi_G
23 May 2014 16:06
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1101652

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

rohitvats wrote:
Shamlee wrote:And why do these left-wingers make constant comparisons to Hitler. Why not to Stalin?


That is an eminent twittable quote...will do the needful.


Just like how Atheists never bring up avowedly atheist states like Soviet Union or NK when discussing religious states being root of all evil.
by Yogi_G
23 May 2014 12:06
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1101652

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

pankajs wrote:Image


For a minute I thought it was Mayawati.
by Yogi_G
23 May 2014 10:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 419758

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

^^^ Errr Russia and China both have Muslims population problems threatening breakway regions. Ruskies in fact have the Tatar problem beyond their boundaries in Ukraine. It is a good base for greater cooperationg. The author was being politically correct and bitten by secular bug with reference to th...
by Yogi_G
23 May 2014 10:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Rafale & MMRCA News and Discussions
Replies: 5225
Views: 181189

Re: Raffy wins - Go Katrina!

Not sure if I recollect correctly but was there a debate if the 42 squadrons number holds good even today given the proliferation of multi role fighters? A good part of the MMRCA justification rests on this number.
by Yogi_G
23 May 2014 10:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 317833

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

To take on and win against the Taliban in their turf at 4 AM in the morning, 1000 pranaams to the bravery of these chaps.
by Yogi_G
22 May 2014 11:22
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Rafale & MMRCA News and Discussions
Replies: 5225
Views: 181189

Re: Raffy wins - Go Katrina!

Lest I be taken as being a 60 million $ or any such figure, any such discussion will be a "what you think vs what I think" which will eventually be hell-fired by the bradmins. Anything beyond a 60-80 million $ figure will be possible only if the MMRCA deal gets cancelled and we decide to g...

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