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by chanakyaa
26 Dec 2012 05:58
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 87339

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Hope this has not been posted before.... When Money Dies: The Nightmare of the Weimar Collapse WHEN a nation's money is no longer a source of security, and when inflation has become the concern of an entire people, it is natural to turn for information and guidance to the history of other societies ...
by chanakyaa
24 Dec 2012 22:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: John Kerry, A Known Terrorist Financier, US AIDs to Pak
Replies: 28
Views: 475

Re: John Kerry, A Known Terrorist Financier, US AIDs to Pak

Gents, keeping Bakistan on life support has always been a core strategy to keep Indics in check, regardless of who is in power (dems or reps). Would things, with appt. of curry, get any worse than what has been a clear strategy? And, by the way, isn't it funny that all the financing is actually borr...
by chanakyaa
23 Dec 2012 23:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - The Indian Ocean Civilization & IOR
Replies: 615
Views: 10664

Re: Maldives "coup"

There are several hidden elements at work here.There seems to be competition between western and PLAN vested interests to wrest the Maldives for their own purposes,but both want India thrown out ! With the weakest Indian govt. in history,Man-Mouse Singh and his Ministry of Excremental Affairs,at th...
by chanakyaa
09 Dec 2012 08:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - The Indian Ocean Civilization & IOR
Replies: 615
Views: 10664

Re: Maldives "coup"

From the land of Chalta Hai... Maldives situation not a big deal, says Khurshid http://www.hindustantimes.com/India-news/NewDelhi/Maldives-situation-not-a-big-deal-says-Khurshid/Article1-970409.aspx While China or Pakistan trying to get a foothold in Maldives is a matter of "temporary concern&q...
by chanakyaa
04 Dec 2012 07:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - The Indian Ocean Civilization & IOR
Replies: 615
Views: 10664

Re: Maldives "coup"

If pak-China wants a proxy war over Maldives, India should sign up and show up with full force. I see no other solution to this vexing problem. Time for sailing out for the Indian Navy very soon and show who controls IOR. Very interesting choices ahead for India and showing muscle should very much ...
by chanakyaa
01 Dec 2012 08:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 394057

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

State of Palestine : The United Nations General Assembly on Thursday voted to upgrade the status of the Palestinian Authority. Henceforth, the UN will treat the Authority as a non-member observer state, instead of as an entity. The vote was 138 delegates in favor of the measure, nine against and 41...
by chanakyaa
25 Nov 2012 22:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 286379

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

It's very easy to either over-hype or under-estimate the threat that the PRC represents. I think there's a few things that must always be kept in mind for a realistic picture of their strengths and weaknesses. 1. The CPC's number one priority is to remain in power everywhere it is in power right no...
by chanakyaa
24 Nov 2012 23:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 286379

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

That is a very convuluted way of looking at the world. A weak rupee makes our exports more competitive, and thus creates jobs. How is that unworthy or undesirable? Exchange rates are more a reflection of economic realities (demand and supply) rather than political alignement (although that is an in...
by chanakyaa
20 Nov 2012 07:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 286379

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

November 19, 2007
$1 = 39 Rupees

November 19, 2012
$1 = 55 Rupees

This is called effectively ruling the world (i.e. making Indians poorer or worse off than 5 years ago).....Rest is all noise
by chanakyaa
08 Oct 2012 21:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Managing Chinese Threat
Replies: 5192
Views: 313666

Re: Managing Chinese Threat

Ghana Gold Rush Sparks Conflict With Illegal Chinese Miners Oct. 8 (Bloomberg) -- When a patch of land on the edge of Nweneso No. 1 village was bought by a Ghanaian who said he wanted to search for gold, few residents objected. Then dozens of Chinese moved in with excavators, wrecking farmland and ...
by chanakyaa
05 Oct 2012 05:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Iran News and Discussions
Replies: 3000
Views: 199799

Re: Iran News and Discussions

What an amazing set of events!! Population of 78 million brought to its knees without firing a single weapon. So what is more powerful, deadly weapons or shadow banking system?
by chanakyaa
13 Aug 2012 05:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: People's Republic of China, Dec. 27 2011
Replies: 1052
Views: 21790

Re: People's Republic of China, Dec. 27 2011

Bloomberg story -- China’s Ancient Mariners Stoke Modern Conflict Over Oil in South China Sea China’s Ancient Mariners Stoke Modern Conflict Over Oil in South China Sea China’s Ancient Mariners Stoke Modern Conflict in S. China Sea 2012-08-12 22:00:01.3 GMT By Flavia Krause-Jackson and Daniel Ten Ka...
by chanakyaa
11 Aug 2012 08:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Iran News and Discussions
Replies: 3000
Views: 199799

Re: Iran News and Discussions

Sheeria is done!! Eeran is next!! And the lessons learned from Sheeria are so valuable. Defections made by bribes proves that corrupt politicians will sell their skin for worthless money. Such type of population is must be ruled, directly or indirectly.

Control or be controlled.
by chanakyaa
11 Aug 2012 08:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Syrian Resistance : Strategy and long term implications.
Replies: 374
Views: 8490

Re: Syrian Resistance : Strategy and long term implications.

Sheeria is done!! Finished!! Pathetic Russia's empty support is done. Brilliant planning by the west is going to win. Arabi money to eliminate Arbi regimes to keeps Arabis in check. Just brilliant.

Eeran is next (everything learned in Sheeria will be used in Eeran to throw Khomeini out)
by chanakyaa
27 Jul 2012 05:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 394057

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

http://www.rt.com/news/muslim-brotherhood-dubai-arab-129/

Haha.. Doosron ke ghar mien aag lagi tub baboot aaya. Aab khoodka ghar jal raha hai to saha nahi jata.
by chanakyaa
27 Jul 2012 05:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 394057

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

http://www.rt.com/news/syria-aleppo-clashes-damascus-132/

Yeh sab log Jo photo mien hai, who kon hai? Disgruntled Sherian or gore logo ki naei arabiian phauj? Aur ye rooshiya kaha chala Gaya? Do hapte pahale badi badi baatein kar raha tha? lagta hai gore me Satan deal bana li hai.
by chanakyaa
22 Jul 2012 22:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 394057

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

Yankee, Angles, Yahudi world order. check out the article below...bit of exaggeration by pointing source of all problems on one clan but the gist of the article is mind blowing. If you wish to comment, hope u read the entire article..

http://rense.com/general88/hist.htm
by chanakyaa
22 Jul 2012 22:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 394057

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

Brihaspatiji, In the end, western control over teh Islamist forces unleashed in ME will not be sustainable. At the moment west thinks it can, but the mullahs are equally adept at survival and deception. At the moment west thinks it is using Islamists, while the Islamist leadership is deliberately al...
by chanakyaa
15 Jul 2012 01:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 394057

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

Above two posts are terrific. It really takes a handful of smart people to control the masses. ...will Pootin put an end to this or at least slow it down?
by chanakyaa
15 Jun 2012 07:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Siachen News & Discussion
Replies: 2943
Views: 148210

Re: Siachen News & Discussion

Are we trying solve a problem that has no easy answers in its current state b'cas of its similarity to game theory type problem known as Prisoner's Dilemma? The prisoner's dilemma is a canonical example of a game analyzed in game theory that shows why two individuals might not cooperate, even if it ...
by chanakyaa
13 Jun 2012 03:04
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Siachen News & Discussion
Replies: 2943
Views: 148210

Re: Siachen News & Discussion

Got to hand it to you ST. Your dedication and putting forth of "influenced viewpoints" (however pulling over the wool it may be) and of course your own spin to negate well stated Indian viewpoints of not withdrawing from Siachen calls for some serious "motivational reasons" for ...
by chanakyaa
12 Jun 2012 08:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Siachen News & Discussion
Replies: 2943
Views: 148210

Re: Siachen News & Discussion

Siachen deadlock - Should India be more flexible? Ndtv Nidhi is hot :oops: ....instead of wasting time on green shirt in the video...she should at least take some chai biscuit to our soldiers...nice to see lot of good people on the show who understand the concerns.. US pulls out of talks with Pakis...
by chanakyaa
09 Jun 2012 09:55
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Siachen News & Discussion
Replies: 2943
Views: 148210

Re: Siachen News & Discussion

I see your point. I guess it is easy to raid a country and put a base by force as big brother is doing and their cousins did for 300 years, without being a licensed wep exporter. I asked assuming a base is already established what else do u do you retain it....
by chanakyaa
09 Jun 2012 06:46
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Siachen News & Discussion
Replies: 2943
Views: 148210

Re: Siachen News & Discussion

But now the honey isn’t sweet enough. India, Tajikistan and Russia were working to operate the base jointly. But Tajikistan, seen by China as its western gateway to Central Asia, has been under diplomatic pressure from its neighbours to stave off an intimate military engagement with India . Russia,...
by chanakyaa
08 Jun 2012 04:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Siachen News & Discussion
Replies: 2943
Views: 148210

Re: Siachen News & Discussion

This is a big slap on the face of Kiya-nahi. Thank God Manmohan Singh's India will not give up tactical advantage over Pak in Siachen Sorry, nothing against the post or the enthusiasm, but, what a dog and pony show by incompetent IG politicians. I'm amazed by the amount of energy spent by impotent ...
by chanakyaa
03 Jun 2012 17:36
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Siachen News & Discussion
Replies: 2943
Views: 148210

Re: Siachen News & Discussion

Gentlemen, with all this focus on Siachen,what happened to the broader PoK dispute? Has the incompetent babus let it go?
by chanakyaa
02 Jun 2012 07:29
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Siachen News & Discussion
Replies: 2943
Views: 148210

Re: Siachen News & Discussion

Need some help here framing this Siachen argument. Pakistan illegally occupies Kashmir. Puts troops to protect illegal occupation. A god-send avalanche kills 130 TSP troops. TSP does not want to see further bleeding and can't afford to keep troops in light of reducing financial support from their we...
by chanakyaa
23 May 2012 05:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Siachen News & Discussion
Replies: 2943
Views: 148210

Re: Siachen News & Discussion

....,real border of Kashmir thus joining India with Afghanistan and central asia and no access to China from Pakistan. Everything else is a moot.


Two thumbs up. Does PLA presence make it very painful?
by chanakyaa
21 May 2012 07:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Dawood Ibrahim & Underworld Watch Thread
Replies: 444
Views: 29322

Re: Dawood Ibrahim & Underworld Watch Thread

What I find interesting is that Mumbai underworld is lorded/run by non locals. Haji Mastan was from Ramanthapuram. His contemporary was Vardarajan Mudaliar. DI Kaskar is from Ratnagiri. All the others are UP bhais. So whats happening? Bal Thackarey failed? Respectfully, BT did not fail, unless u pu...
by chanakyaa
21 May 2012 05:57
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Siachen News & Discussion
Replies: 2943
Views: 148210

Re: Siachen News & Discussion

?........ The dangers Indian soldiers face on Siachen mirror those mountaineers encounter when tackling Everest. At 20,000 feet, the oxygen level is about half that at sea level. The air is so cold that bare skin can bind to steel within seconds. Yawning crevasses make trekking from post to post tr...
by chanakyaa
12 May 2012 04:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Should India pullout troops from Siachen
Replies: 89
Views: 5752

Re: Should India pullout troops from Siachen

Now that welfare checks from their masters have either slowed down or almost stopped, paakees can't fund their meeleetary, SO indics should retreat from Siachen, so they can outsource trespassing to self-motivated tellorists....... Of course, they want us to pull out...Innovative idea to save money....
by chanakyaa
05 Dec 2011 08:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 286379

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

(Source: Financial Times) Robert Kaplan The US navy fostered globalisation: we still need it The financial world is obsessed with stock market gyrations and bond yields. But the numbers that matter in the long run are those of US warships. Asia has been at the centre of the world economy for decades...
by chanakyaa
06 Oct 2011 03:59
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 544531

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

Does this mean, in theory, if Taiwan asked India to set up a military base in Taiwan, Chinese would respond the same way?
by chanakyaa
19 Mar 2011 23:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 394057

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

Well french finally got opportunity to use their military power against a weak arab/muslim country. French did not get an opportunity. Uncle sam is broke, they don't have any more money to open new war frontiers, they do not want the world (esp. ME) to see them as a colony. Uncle Sam and Brit resou...
by chanakyaa
03 Sep 2010 04:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pak Occupied Kashmir News and Discussion
Replies: 584
Views: 36472

Re: Pak Occupied Kashmir News and Discussion

A surprise but decisive attack is all that is needed to finish the PoK drama........<SNIP> Sorry to dampen the spirit, but imo there is no quick-fix military solution to POK. It represents a formidable military challenge and I don't think we have resources to do what you ask for. Not to drag the to...
by chanakyaa
02 Sep 2010 18:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pak Occupied Kashmir News and Discussion
Replies: 584
Views: 36472

Re: Pak Occupied Kashmir News and Discussion

...Defeating "Paki poison" remains India's battle that must be won and seen to be won too.With such overwhelming evidence,let's ask ourselves ,what would the US do? It would immediatelky send in drones to dstroy the camps regardless of whether they were located in the heart of a town!.......
by chanakyaa
01 Sep 2010 19:26
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pak Occupied Kashmir News and Discussion
Replies: 584
Views: 36472

Re: Pak Occupied Kashmir News and Discussion

All this CCP thugs in POK/NA news may all be just rumors to keep India from using the 100 yr flood in Pak as an opportunistic event to maneuver itself into the Balwaristan area..... Maybe, we should really call the bluff from both Pak and PRC this time. Not sure what ground realities are or the int...
by chanakyaa
31 Aug 2010 06:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -II
Replies: 4265
Views: 173848

Re: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -I

Why should the MEA declare officially that they are independently trying to confirm PLA presence in Gilgit? They should already have had the information of presence or not - isnt it? Why at all react to NYT info this way? I don't know what sort of thinking leads to this!! Its the lack of thinking t...
by chanakyaa
29 Aug 2010 22:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -II
Replies: 4265
Views: 173848

Re: Future Strategic Scenario for the Indian Subcontinent -I

... fighting PRC-Pak together in Gilgit might be detrimental. For the first time, a Chinese army has been deployed in Indian territory of Gilgit.. IN needs to think out of the box and be ready.. Very nice. Does this mark the end or near end of "what we should have done to TSP as a geographical...
by chanakyaa
27 Aug 2010 20:18
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch
Replies: 3944
Views: 907724

Re: China Military Watch

Tibet remain occupied. But India can have a stance that Tibet is an independent nation. Don't say that some preveious govt agreed to something. With China, which did not agree to any principles when it comes to gain for them, then there is no such agreement and high principles that India has to hol...

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