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by Prateek
03 Oct 2003 03:48
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: MiG-21 News & Discussion
Replies: 132
Views: 26982

Re: MiG-21 News & Discussion

Phasing out of MiG jets worries IAF NEW DELHI:The Indian Air Force (IAF) is racing to close an emerging gap in its capabilities brought on by the phasing out of some of its ageing Russian-made MiG-series jets. IAF officials are worried the gap might persist for several years if the acquisition of m...
by Prateek
02 Oct 2003 00:34
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: MiG-21 News & Discussion
Replies: 132
Views: 26982

Re: MiG-21 News & Discussion

At last, George admits MiGs may not be safe MUMBAI: Defence minister George Fernandes, who always maintained that the MiG-21s of the Indian Air Force were absolutely safe despite the series of accidents they have been involved in, has finally agreed that a solution has to be found for the spate of ...
by Prateek
28 Sep 2003 10:37
Forum: News Folders Archive
Topic: Indian Missiles -- News Folder -- September 2003
Replies: 41
Views: 4983

Re: Indian Missiles -- News Folder -- September 2003

Ariane carries INSAT-3E into space

September 28, 2003 05:24 IST
Last Updated: September 28, 2003 06:14 IST
http://us.rediff.com/news/2003/sep/28insat.htm
by Prateek
20 Sep 2003 00:18
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Saudi Arabia's nuclear ambitions
Replies: 48
Views: 18171

Re: Saudi Arabia's nuclear ambitions

Probably relevant here ...

The nuclear club's new members and prospective candidates

http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/world/archives/2003/09/19/2003068402
by Prateek
19 Sep 2003 05:37
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Saudi Arabia's nuclear ambitions
Replies: 48
Views: 18171

Re: Saudi Arabia's nuclear ambitions

The reason the KSA wants to go nuclear is probably because, though may not be made public, the USA has tightened the screws around the KSA and they probably have started to feel the heat now. But this also puts a question in my mind ... What happened to the Billions of dollars that the KSA poured to...
by Prateek
18 Sep 2003 23:04
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Saudi Arabia's nuclear ambitions
Replies: 48
Views: 18171

Re: Saudi Arabia's nuclear ambitions

Here are two reports posted in the Indo-Arab thread ... muddur Member Member # 2965 posted 18 September 2003 12:08 AM -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Saudi Arab considering for nuclear bomb: British daily -- Detail Story http://www.hipakistan.com/en/d...
by Prateek
29 Aug 2003 22:11
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Pakistani Nuclear Thresholds
Replies: 224
Views: 60151

Re: Pakistani Nuclear Thresholds

Originally posted by John Umrao: John Umrao - PLEASE SOURCE ANY NEWS ITEMS IN YOUR POST. Let me help Spinster here ... What he had posted was already posted in the Paki news thread .... muddur Member Member # 2965 posted 28 August 2003 01:13 PM ------------------------------------------------------...
by Prateek
29 Aug 2003 02:53
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Pakistani Nuclear Thresholds
Replies: 224
Views: 60151

Re: Pakistani Nuclear Thresholds

After, 9/11 incident, I remember reading that even the US officials were amazed to see the speed with which the Pakistanis surrendered and agreed to work with the US military in the operations against the Talibans in Afghanistan, in whatever means required. This means, that Pakistan very well knows ...
by Prateek
28 Aug 2003 23:00
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Pakistani Nuclear Thresholds
Replies: 224
Views: 60151

Re: Pakistani Nuclear Thresholds

Originally posted by Viren: About 12 to 18 months ago, there were reports of about 60K US troops on TSP soil. Has this number gone done since US needs them elsewhere? Knowing this might help us understand the redlines as perceived by TSP or US. I remember the number being around 15,000 US army men ...
by Prateek
27 Aug 2003 23:03
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Pakistani Nuclear Thresholds
Replies: 224
Views: 60151

Re: Pakistani Nuclear Thresholds

This probably is relevant here .... Atomic agency lists nuclear threats http://www.abc.net.au/lateline/content/2003/s933540.htm Concern over Pyongyang's nuclear program today prompted the director of the International Atomic Energy Agency, Mohammed ElBaradei, to say that North Korea currently poses ...
by Prateek
19 Aug 2003 04:27
Forum: News Folders Archive
Topic: Indian Air Force -- News Folder -- August 2003
Replies: 24
Views: 2576

Re: Indian Air Force -- News Folder -- August 2003

IAF monitoring centre near Chennai by 2004 [Intelligence Online, 18 August 2003] The Indian Air Force will set up a monitoring centre near Chennai to track incoming missiles and aircraft, detect underwater activities, and intercept communication signals within a range of two-thousand kilometres. Mo...
by Prateek
16 Aug 2003 06:03
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Bharat Rakshak on Rediff
Replies: 40
Views: 18922

Re: Bharat Rakshak on Rediff

Congracts BR ! Originally posted by Aditya_C: Cawngritulitions... BR regiment ka jhanda ucha rahe... I remember that a favourable article on BR by Sevanti Ninan of The Hindu nearly sparked off a DDM sympathy wave on BRF.. :D So should we now await orders to go soft on DDM? :lol: Nope ... Not until t...
by Prateek
03 Jul 2003 00:38
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Bharat Rakshak Celebrates Six Years!
Replies: 66
Views: 27743

Re: Bharat Rakshak Celebrates Six Years!

Congratulations ...!
by Prateek
28 Jun 2003 00:55
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Water: Linking major rivers in India
Replies: 130
Views: 48217

Re: Water: Linking major rivers in India

Texas wants to partner India on interlinking rivers
http://www.rediff.com/us/2003/jun/27us2.htm

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