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by Manish_Sharma
05 Jul 2020 01:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 3709
Views: 1032271

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

^There never was going to engines for Jaguar as Honeywell got too greedy : https://www.defensenews.com/global/asia-pacific/2019/08/26/india-cancels-jaguar-upgrade-over-honeywells-24b-price-tag/ India cancels Jaguar upgrade over Honeywell’s $2.4B price tag By: Vivek Raghuvanshi   August 26, 2019 NEW ...
by Manish_Sharma
05 Jul 2020 00:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

CRAMs, you watch so much of NDTV and then changed to IT. The fact to know in the interview is this - The anchor another Rahul, had one of his relative (a former 1 start Indian General) rooting for Siachin to be handed over to TSP. Not just relative but Brig. (Retd.) Gurmeet Kanwal was FATHER OF RAH...
by Manish_Sharma
04 Jul 2020 07:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

TWITTER
@FrontalAssault1:

One more division deployed by Indian Army in Eastern Ladakh. Now total 4 divisions reportedly deployed in the region alongwith Artillery, ADS, Tanks etc.

https://twitter.com/FrontalAssault1/sta ... 24384?s=19
by Manish_Sharma
04 Jul 2020 05:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

^Former Diplomat Deepak Vohra on his 9x interview said "when I went to ladakh I had to take a medicine (couldn't hear name of medicine) , as the Oxygen is 30% less at such heights, and I was told to just lie down and do nothing for whole day, only next day you start to move around; and here Pri...
by Manish_Sharma
04 Jul 2020 01:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

https://missionvictoryindia.com/splitting-the-anatomy-of-the-galwan-valley-bloodshed/ Splitting the Anatomy of the Galwan Valley Bloodshed "Speaking to the OC Rear of 16 Bihar, it turned out that Lt Col Maninder Nagpal, Capt Arjun Deshpande and Capt Manangma of 16 Bihar were the most daring and...
by Manish_Sharma
03 Jul 2020 22:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Prem Kumar wrote:
k prasad wrote:He provides an interesting perspective. An obviously american one.....

How do we know he is American?

He was part of Trump entourage.
by Manish_Sharma
03 Jul 2020 21:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

....2. It is unlikely that the Chinese will target large Indian metros with conventional bombs and even if they do, the escalation path from there is very very short. Either the conflict will be localized to < X kms from LAC or it would be all over the place. What if they target our Army formations...
by Manish_Sharma
02 Jul 2020 20:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 3709
Views: 1032271

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

https://www.livefistdefence.com/2020/07/the-lowdown-on-indias-long-range-land-attack-cruise-missile.html The Lowdown On India’s Long Range Land Attack Cruise Missile Shiv Aroor | Jul 02 2020 Decks have been cleared for improved air fore and ship-launched versions of India’s 1,000 km range Nirbhay cr...
by Manish_Sharma
02 Jul 2020 20:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 3709
Views: 1032271

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

TWITTER Rahul_Dhammi: So Now We Know: LRLACM = NIRBHAY (2 stage = Solid Booster & Turbofan) + 3rd stage(Liquid Fueled Ramjet) 3rd stage(Same mechanism as Brahmos) will provide A. Longer Range ~ 1500 km B. Better EndGame Energy & Manoeuvrability NIRBHAY: IA Induction V Soon LRLACM: Design &am...
by Manish_Sharma
02 Jul 2020 04:25
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

........ Their assumption is that we'll back down not because of what they're smoking but because of their overwhelming firepower. 1962 was "Human Waves", 2020 is opposite; soldiers are precious 'little emperors', so using their "Monster MIC" they'll attack with "Overwhelmi...
by Manish_Sharma
02 Jul 2020 01:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

.... 2. A contact-less war is only possible by using rocket forces but that is escalation and they will get a response in kinds, at least at the border.......... So 1962 scenario was "HUMAN WAVES ATTACK" but Now the situation is reverse they are sensitive to losing 'Soldiers' So using the...
by Manish_Sharma
02 Jul 2020 01:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Historical_GDP_of_China China's GDP in 1962 was 47.21 Billion Dollars But I can't find India's GDP in 1962, please help me. Manish I found China at $47.2 bn and India at $42.1 at countryeconomy.com. But per capita we should have been ahead of the Chinese. Added later: ...
by Manish_Sharma
01 Jul 2020 19:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

TWITTER Col DPK Pillay,Shaurya Chakra,PhD (Retd) @dpkpillay12: Did you know that India used to send it's planes to ferry Zhou en lai around the world. We also supplied rice to te Chinese in Tibet Those who don't learn from history are condemned to repeat it. Pl disprove we are mere chest beaters as ...
by Manish_Sharma
01 Jul 2020 17:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

TWITTER @DrApr007: #BREAKING : Pakistan deployed 20000 additional troops in Pak Occupied North Laddakh to help Chinese aggression in Eastern Laddakh. More than 200 terrorists are waiting at various launchpads opposite Poonch, Rajouri, Baramulla and Kupwara. Indian Army is on highest level of alert. ...
by Manish_Sharma
01 Jul 2020 17:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Historical_GDP_of_China

China's GDP in 1962 was 47.21 Billion Dollars
But I can't find India's GDP in 1962, please help me.
by Manish_Sharma
01 Jul 2020 16:13
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

TWITTER @SJha1618 I don't like what I am seeing. The PLAGF has clearly moved to block some of the possible retaliation/riposte axes in Eastern Ladakh. How long before they build up some more for a move into Depsang ? They are clearly acting in phases. https://twitter.com/SJha1618/status/127821606479...
by Manish_Sharma
30 Jun 2020 20:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

darshhan wrote:
Manish_Sharma wrote:OT alert/

Where is Singha ji and Surya ji?

It's a pity Singha ji gave such precious inputs during LEVANT thread about foriegn war, but is now missing during Bharat-Cheen war!

He is still active albeit on twitter by the handle of daeroplate. You can check him up.

_/\_
Thanks!
by Manish_Sharma
30 Jun 2020 20:40
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

OT alert/

Where is Singha ji and Surya ji?

It's a pity Singha ji gave such precious inputs during LEVANT thread about foriegn war, but is now missing during Bharat-Cheen war!
by Manish_Sharma
30 Jun 2020 19:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Why a Trade War With China Is a Bad Idea for India This Crabtree is a curious character. He is sitting in NUS Singapore, seems a NYT type. I wonder what skin he has in this game ? Bloody guy says: But its (India's) military is inefficient, underequipped, and dogged by procurement corruption scandal...
by Manish_Sharma
29 Jun 2020 02:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

More dirt on Shookla ji. Can someone please identify this former general being refereed to here. brigadier retd. gurmeet kanwal chummed up with porki retired brig. asad hakeem and wrote a paper on why Bharatiya Sena should vacate Siachin. India Today's Rahul kanwal is gurmeet kanwal's son who fever...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 20:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Nobody said it was a magic pill - there are no magic pills. But their economy relies on trade and energy. We can hurt them badly. Sure they can hurt us, but if we can't win in IOR, then we are in really bad shape indeed. very true, many pages back somebody wrote they have thousands of merchant ship...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 18:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8124
Views: 1081061

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

https://www.outlookindia.com/newsscroll/indian-ceos-of-chinese-firms-to-answer-is-brand-bigger-or-bharat/1879604 Indian CEOs of Chinese firms to answer: Is brand bigger or Bharat? New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Famously known as ''Rajni'' for his unique accent and ''Jingle'' for his jovial nature among h...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 18:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Pangong Tso Lake: Why It's A Sore Finger In Relationship Between India And China Discussions over jurisdiction of the lake have drawn a blank. The Chinese have even built defence structures on Indian 'portion' of Pangong Tso. Is it time to change tack? https://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/in...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 04:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

NRao wrote:
There were a couple of incidents that occurred during NS's era that I do not think will come to bite


Who is NS?
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 03:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

very very true! You guys are a hoot - all the US wants right now is for the hans to get pounded. They want China to lose more than anything. Let's see how much help comes from USA. BRF seems agreed upon that they're helping with satellite imagery and intelligence about cheeni army moments, what els...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 02:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

darshan wrote:
Manish_Sharma wrote: as a Gila Monster/Scorpion/Snake can be anyone's friends.

Off topic, are u from somewhere near saguaro?


Nope Delhi.
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 02:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

^ V_Raman, I disagree with you 100% regarding your view "India should make more effort try to be friends of China", All Indian PMs have gone out of their way to be friends with china. china cannot be anyone's friend as much as a Gila Monster/Scorpion/Snake can be anyone's friends. Dog, Ele...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 01:05
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

While Chellaney 's knowledge of Chinese affairs was good, we need to take his articles with a truck load of salt... As far as his views of current stand-off are concerned, to me he is looking more like a sophisticated version of Ajay Shukla... He somehow wants India to attack now or accept that Mod...
by Manish_Sharma
28 Jun 2020 00:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

I found this in my archives, but unfortunately can't find link for this post: JE Menon wrote: I'm having difficulty with the case being made that the us is playing the "balance of power" game, but at the same time wants to "protect" China by "managing" India? Why? They ...
by Manish_Sharma
27 Jun 2020 23:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

There are two points which is not clear to me from all that I have read here 1) Why is China doing this? 2) Will the world powers support us? ......... If I was the US, I will want India to lose or rather not win. Because that is when India will be more agreeable to become a part of their camp on t...
by Manish_Sharma
27 Jun 2020 15:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5240
Views: 970089

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

TWITTER @daeroplate: each S400 'regiment' is a complex networked zoo of specialized vehicles - sensors, shooters, C3I, loaders, engineering support, comms - US Patriot is very simple in comparison , the naval SM-x does have more than 6 evos now. https://twitter.com/daeroplate/status/127674043927867...
by Manish_Sharma
27 Jun 2020 04:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Eye On China Aggression, US Defense Bill Seeks To Include India, Japan, Australia With an eye on the aggressive Chinese behaviour, the United States's Defense Bill - National Defense Authorization Act for the fiscal 2021 - has sought fighter jet training detachment for India, Japan and Australia in...
by Manish_Sharma
27 Jun 2020 03:11
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

manmohan and shyam saran's conspiracy (brown lizards of Porki+bigLizard) Not about Siachen April 22, 2012 By Prakash Katoch The Line of Control between India and Pakistan was originally drawn on a 1:250,000 map with a thick sketch pen that left a variation of hundred plus metres at any given point ...
by Manish_Sharma
27 Jun 2020 02:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

From our perspective the choices are: submit, fight or my preferred option, fight later . Fighting in 2022 will be termed by the ach-thoo's as an election stunt. Don't care about Ackthoos. No matter when we fight they'll say something: Modi is warring to = Win bihar elections Win UP elections Win b...
by Manish_Sharma
26 Jun 2020 23:50
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III
Replies: 2247
Views: 336259

Re: MRCA (Many Rakshaks Choose Aircraft) Contest - Episode III

TWITTER

@SJha1618

If the MiG-35 ends up being license-produced under the 114 MRFA tender, then you can be rest assured who the 'Old Russia', 'New Russia' & 'Only Russia' for India is.

https://twitter.com/SJha1618/status/127 ... 65856?s=19
by Manish_Sharma
26 Jun 2020 18:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

They want a base in the subcontinent + new leverage. Right wing jingoes in India are the same. They are as destructive to India as the so called left wingers. Stop peddling politics, and take your dhoti shiver elsewhere Jeans shiverer are those that want Americans to protect India from China. Who a...
by Manish_Sharma
26 Jun 2020 18:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

It almost feels like USA is pushing China towards a fight - they are in this together... Ha, how so? Where did the "feeling" start? :rotfl: It's not a feeling, but cold calculation. Read Larry Beinhart's AMERICAN HERO, Bush & James Baker made deal with Saddam Hussein that he attacks K...
by Manish_Sharma
25 Jun 2020 16:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 8124
Views: 1081061

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

TWITTER @DrApr007 #BREAKING : During the scrutiny, it found that China was financing Rajiv Gandhi Foundation led by Congress Chairperson Sonia Gandhi. 2004-2006 USD 2 Million 2006-2013 USD 9 Million 2014- 2020 Nil (Sources) Things r getting clear now. https://twitter.com/drapr007/status/127609765378...
by Manish_Sharma
25 Jun 2020 07:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4973
Views: 1215883

Re: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

At the risk of repeating myself I will say that for the same $8.5 billion that the IAF spent on the 36 Rafale, none of which have yet hit the ground, they could have 72 F-16s, pricing estimate based on the Taiwan deal for 66 with AMRAAM 120-Ds. And unlike Dassault which has limited production capac...
by Manish_Sharma
25 Jun 2020 02:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 968431

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

I havent seen Arror being wrong often. His reporting has been fairly accurate & he has been a vociferous nationalist on defence matters. I have no reason to believe he is wrong here. [/quote] Remember aroor is servant of aroon poorie, india today has anti modi agenda. Even today aroor interview...

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