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by kenop
15 Jun 2014 09:35
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Contribution to Science & Technology
Replies: 711
Views: 137283

Re: India's Contribution to Science & Technology

There was a time when a Indian supercomputer was second only to the American one in a competition of supercomputers. The Japanese supercomputer even failed to work properly. This in spite of all the problems the Indians had in transporting the super computer to the site. We have fallen significantl...
by kenop
12 Jun 2014 13:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 21 Apr 2014
Replies: 2854
Views: 70759

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 21 Apr

Mushy has been allowed to fly away but departure may be held up Islamabad: In a significant development, a court in Pakistan on Thursday allowed former president Pervez Musharraf to leave the country. The court, however, gave the Pakistan government 15 days to appeal against its order. Confirming t...
by kenop
11 Jun 2014 23:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: IB Points to NGO Role in Waging War on India
Replies: 243
Views: 7369

Re: IB Points to NGO Role in Waging War on India

Some outing-shouting has happened here as I see.
I got a mail from greenpeace (I am on their list since many years as I had made a donation in ~1999). The mail appeals to take a stand. I wrote back saying that I agree with the IB's report.
by kenop
11 Jun 2014 23:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 21 Apr 2014
Replies: 2854
Views: 70759

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 21 Apr

That was one for the road as the US leaves Farkedap region.
by kenop
11 Jun 2014 09:58
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 301265

Re: Indian IT Industry

Speculations on a business channel that Nandan Nilekani may join back Infosys. Without any connections with the the company I will stick out my neck to say that something is deeply rotten there. What is this defamation notices to newspapers? Will some of the western media who toasted this pack of en...
by kenop
11 Jun 2014 09:44
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1011422

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

Today's TOIlet says that loh purush has got back his room. I think it was media creation as his name-plate was removed and now it is restored with some changes. NDA coordinator or something that was marked against his name now will go to NM. The media is going to keep on creating/demolishing stuff a...
by kenop
11 Jun 2014 09:29
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1011422

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

Rapepal also discovered his Saraswat Brahim lineage as that got him an extension of the bail.
by kenop
10 Jun 2014 22:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 2872
Views: 91837

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

Chhipa aj in hidden (imam) ? If yes, then it haj to be shia kanjpiraji. See how they hab managed to change their name phrom shia to chhipa. Eye think they took help phrom the eggspetz in languages to create this new identity. But byphore chhipa is not hidden hiyar? All open? On the other hand I know...
by kenop
10 Jun 2014 07:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bakistan: Emirate of New-clear Inquilabi States-Bojitiv Newj
Replies: 2872
Views: 91837

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

Ij ij all proper-ganda talk that they phound cheeni armj at the Krachi airport. The proper-pure talk ij they phound prooph oph the Bharti kanspiraji to create mistrust with our sweeter than honee dostana mulk Cheen. Eye am suar that Nawaj will vijit Cheen in a phew days to put vajleen on the bundj o...
by kenop
08 Jun 2014 22:45
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1011422

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

Asian Age says that Jaitley is there as NM has no Delhi experience and network. He is supposed to do the fixing jobs as required by NM.
by kenop
07 Jun 2014 22:20
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1011422

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

Actually truth be told, I am more into Shireen Bhan (...she is soooh pretty) of CNBC Yessir. I have the honour of being among the first two people she met when she shifted to a new city. I have spent a few evenings in groups with her. Later, our paths crossed a few times when she was on some voice-...
by kenop
07 Jun 2014 09:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth
Replies: 8372
Views: 240219

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

From Sri Aurobindo's "The Secret of the Veda" p36 Like the majority of educated Indians I had passively accepted without examination, before myself reading the Veda, the conclusions of European Scholarship both as to the religious and as to the historical and ethnical sense of the ancient ...
by kenop
04 Jun 2014 22:22
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth
Replies: 8372
Views: 240219

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

UlanBatori wrote:WHERE is this great carving on the Andes pls? Let's try to find it on Google/Google Earth.

-13.794229,-76.308364 on the map
by kenop
04 Jun 2014 21:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 379098

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Shiv ji, To be fair to Americans. They are not at fault for this "state department statement about rape", they were egged on to respond by an Indian (PTI correspondent Lalit K Jha@lalitkjha ). This dimwit doesn't even realize what U.S got to do with law & order situation at home. Why ...
by kenop
31 May 2014 16:03
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: BR Forum Feedback
Replies: 944
Views: 49666

Re: BR Forum Feedback

Mods Is there need/space for another topic where Modi sarkar's internal structure/pressures/pulls etc can be discussed separately? There is a thread on con party's exit strategy. It would be something similar about what Modi/Party would do under different circumstances. From a few random reading I g...
by kenop
31 May 2014 15:55
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1011422

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

Pratyush wrote:Interesting, but let me ask you counter question.

What business the govt. had, to prevent the opening of the Cotton mil by any one.

The current level of enlightenment did not exist in those days. The laws reflected that thinking.
The bureaucracy was just implementing the laws.
by kenop
31 May 2014 10:45
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1011422

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

Are there any photos of Modi with queen bee? I do not remember any instances where they have been photographed together.
by kenop
31 May 2014 10:44
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1011422

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

ramana wrote:US backed the wrong horse/ass as it has invested and cultivated it and was getting daily briefings from MMS as admitted by Omabba.

rmanaji please provide the link. I have tried a little bit with google without success.
by kenop
28 May 2014 21:59
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1011422

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

One thing that BJP needs to do is to not make mistakes that help AK49 (if he still has some voice), Congi and their pet media to do equal equal. This is a very powerful tool that has been used by AK49 with good impression on the common man. Just by playing equal-equal comments by common man in the m...
by kenop
24 May 2014 07:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 21 Apr 2014
Replies: 2854
Views: 70759

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 21 Apr

I hope the STFUPA resolves the problem of Modi invitation for Badmash by doing a coo.
by kenop
14 May 2014 16:40
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Distorted history- Causes, consequences, remedies
Replies: 4186
Views: 65073

Re: Distorted history- Causes, consequences, remedies

The Greek project would be most interesting.
by kenop
14 May 2014 10:50
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 1158
Views: 39553

Re: Exit Polls & Discussion 2014 Elections

Dr. Praveen Patil ‏@5Forty3 32m In Mandi too reports suggesting a Congress win easily, but numbers projecting a close race; Himachal is tough state to decipher. In Mandi, it is open secret that from BJP, the most winnable did not contest after he reached some understanding with Virbhadra Singh whos...
by kenop
23 Apr 2014 05:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 21 Apr 2014
Replies: 2854
Views: 70759

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 21 Apr

STFUPA may want to do a coup to welcome the communal party coming to power in yindia.
How will they do a complementary terrorist attack if the Army chief and DG-ISI are having a tiff? Need to come together to deliver the goods.
by kenop
21 Apr 2014 08:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan - Jan 04, 2014
Replies: 2844
Views: 73730

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan - Jan 04, 2014

The brother's comment is quite a surprise as it came immediately after the shooting. This further establishes his past connections with the agency and assorted other ununiformed jiahdis Hamid has been in touch with. There could be some falling out of some type. Considering that there is tension betw...
by kenop
19 Apr 2014 17:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan - Jan 04, 2014
Replies: 2844
Views: 73730

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan - Jan 04, 2014

Reports coming in: Hamid Mir shot at. http://www.thenews.com.pk/article-145131-Hamid-Mir-shot-and-injured-in-Karachi KARACHI: Geo News senior anchorperson Hamid Mir was injured in a firing incident in Karachi on Saturday, Geo News reported. According to reports, unknown armed men ambushed Mir’s vehi...
by kenop
16 Mar 2014 17:26
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 301265

Re: Indian IT Industry

I want to create a web site. Who in India can provide a good and secure service like that. How to go about it? I am not interested in Infy at all and looking for a Indian company only. Any help gurus. WARNING - I know almost nothing about software etc and basically a lawyer. So you need to spoon fe...
by kenop
16 Mar 2014 10:41
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 301265

Re: Indian IT Industry

It is just a matter of eco-system. Tatas had various stuff going on in pockets. Most of the niche skills/R&D (software model validation to chemical reaction modelling) has come to TCS menu from the likes of TRDDC and CRL. These kind of skills did not exist in Infy as they had no interest in such...
by kenop
12 Mar 2014 23:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Malaysian Airlines Flight MH-370 goes missing
Replies: 3102
Views: 79840

Re: Malaysian Arilines Flight MH-370 goes missing

Malaysia Airlines plane 'could have landed'
The expert on the audio says that a phone if somehow stays inside a water-tight part of the debris (assuming a crash) can ring on being called.
If it rings it can be located too. Right?
by kenop
12 Mar 2014 04:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Phone, Tablet and Gizmo Thread #0x02
Replies: 8048
Views: 185876

Re: Phone, Tablet and Gizmo Thread #0x02

Victor wrote:I am hoping that there will be blowback and that knobs and buttons will make a comeback on phones, along with physical keyboards and one-handed sizes.

yea.
Add the 4:3 screens on laptops to the list.
by kenop
10 Mar 2014 10:55
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1011422

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

A thought comes to mind. AAP is trying its best to engage with Modi directly. As it is clear that INC has no hope of making a comeback, they cannot even carry out EVM magic and get away with it. Maybe the EVM advantage can be directed towards AAP. The CEC has ordered only 20000 VVPAT machines. Unles...
by kenop
10 Mar 2014 00:48
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Personal Health, Nutrition and Fitness Thread
Replies: 6544
Views: 32723

Re: Personal Health, Nutrition and Fitness Thread

Enjoying is important as understood by my one month at the gym years ago. I did not enjoy it and have never gone back to a gym. My friend-cum-coach was a real serious and experienced gym bird. He tried to keep me motivated, but I headed back to tennis courts. I can do football/tennis rather than pla...
by kenop
05 Mar 2014 13:45
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20723
Views: 518164

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

Convenient voting schedule for me and my wife. I'll leave the town just after voting day to visit my in-laws' place where my wife will get to vote (she'll still registered there) BTW, she has switched her vote to BJP :D I myself used to vote rather badly till 3 years ago (voting for a name I liked, ...
by kenop
05 Mar 2014 12:04
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20723
Views: 518164

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

In response to a question the CEC said that they had good experience with the VVPAT machines in Mizoram and Nagaland and orders for 20000 such machines have been placed. They are hoping to receive these soon. These will be deployed in as many constituencies as possible :eek: :-? Swamy tweeted yester...
by kenop
20 Feb 2014 04:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan - Jan 04, 2014
Replies: 2844
Views: 73730

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan - Jan 04, 2014

Slumabad latest ISLAMABAD: A report prepared by the Interior Ministry has declared the capital city as 'extremely dangerous' due to the presence and functioning of banned outfits along with other factors, Geo News reported. According to the report, the capital city is at high risk and has become th...
by kenop
18 Feb 2014 22:57
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Personal Health, Nutrition and Fitness Thread
Replies: 6544
Views: 32723

Re: Personal Health, Nutrition and Fitness Thread

Gurus in India, please suggest a bicycle at around Rs 20000 for exercise and casual use within the city.
by kenop
13 Feb 2014 23:49
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40185
Views: 1011422

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

I forget, but one recent comment from somebody (non-aam-admi, maybe a journalist) said "Subramanian Swamy who most likely be the deputy prime minister in Modi's government ..."
by kenop
13 Feb 2014 23:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 379098

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

So, the US did not leave the opportunity to talk of human rights
by kenop
13 Feb 2014 23:00
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Phone, Tablet and Gizmo Thread #0x02
Replies: 8048
Views: 185876

Re: Phone, Tablet and Gizmo Thread #0x02

Ordered a 16GB Moto g after much thought primarily due to my miserly SDRE heart. My last "smartphone" purchase was a Palm Treo 680 in 2007 which is not quite in fine form these days due to a few falls and general use by my 4 yr old son. 20-30 days is what it says on the site. well... BTW, ...
by kenop
05 Feb 2014 19:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Phone, Tablet and Gizmo Thread #0x02
Replies: 8048
Views: 185876

Re: Phone, Tablet and Gizmo Thread #0x02

I have an unsed sony trinitron crt 32" for about 5 years now, and it was put to use for about 12 years before that making it 17 years. but it is working great and of course i have not tested for quite sometime now. if you can pay for the S&H, take it free! :) Thanks saikullah. Waiting for ...

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