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by ArjunPandit
07 May 2019 18:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2568
Views: 479595

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

https://www.greaterkashmir.com/news/kashmir/prof-rafi-remembered-at-sociology-dept-of-kashmir-university-on-first-death-anniversary/ The students were holding banners and placards and offered prayers for the slain professor. Emotions ran high in the university campus when the students of sociology d...
by ArjunPandit
07 May 2019 18:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2568
Views: 479595

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

https://www.greaterkashmir.com/news/kashmir/dismal-to-moderate-turnout-in-pulwama/ Pulwama, Rajpora, Tral and Pampore recorded an overall voter turnout of 0.64 percent, 1.59 percent, 0.93 percent and 4.65 percent respectively. Out of the 450 polling stations, 211 saw no voter in the district. All th...
by ArjunPandit
07 May 2019 18:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 482541

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Did you guys see the Pranoy Roy carrying mic to a village and interviewing a girl? The girl was speaking from a mugged script. Didnt see that but what surprised me is Pranoy Roy appeared to be struggling to speak in basic Hindi with the Yadavs at their residence and quickly shifted to English. Wow....
by ArjunPandit
07 May 2019 15:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion
Replies: 6200
Views: 482541

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Did you guys see the Pranoy Roy carrying mic to a village and interviewing a girl? The girl was speaking from a mugged script.
by ArjunPandit
07 May 2019 15:23
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

^^the drop in solar energy prices and battery will bring in a revolution in these areas too.
by ArjunPandit
07 May 2019 03:27
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

Cisco Telepresence had been doing exactly this for last 10 years at least... Perhaps an led bulb moment. Been used to White light .. So imported 100%...legally of course ...
by ArjunPandit
06 May 2019 22:54
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

UBji, I might have touched on it. No one says it can't be done. But it's taking the first step. May be someone needs carnegie's elephant to walk over the bridge as a CBM. I do see your point and tend to agree with it as another measure to curtain circular inflationary effects in the broader economy ...
by ArjunPandit
03 May 2019 22:48
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

thanks its not that late where I stay, anyways carnivores roam late in night. I am not sure which Indians you are talking of and where you have met in your highly accelerated learning curve. Happy to learn from you. Speaking of AI in FS, unless of course you have started counting RPA and sql queries...
by ArjunPandit
03 May 2019 22:35
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

UlanBatori wrote:last part means don't pay the vendor until and unless the work is done as promised and RESULTS are as promised.

:rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl:
What you are speaking will be the death bell of consulting
by ArjunPandit
03 May 2019 22:33
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

Based on what i have seen in last two decades, I wont be surprised if there was not even a single test case was run. No test is fool proof. Is Murphy banned in ulanbator? In some jungles , i know of a bhediya had done things that had resulted in US senators, and CEOs or large some large co.s calling...
by ArjunPandit
03 May 2019 20:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3848
Views: 549301

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

Supratik wrote:Ice specially permafrost preserves DNA for very long periods.

such large animal would have pooed/urinated too..in such environment pee might freeze and may help in genetic tagging. That said, IA had an opportunity to wiggle out of this by claiming this as a joke
by ArjunPandit
03 May 2019 19:06
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

chola wrote:Results of a poorly written goddam program?

was this program AI?
by ArjunPandit
03 May 2019 18:57
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

ok returning back to the AI usage in Bharat and not India. My 2 kaudi on that 1. If it's for local things, e.g., those in colleges it might be fine 2. But if it's for a corporate type of set up. A lot of times there are issues with work culture, if manager doesnt sit on head then even corporate offi...
by ArjunPandit
03 May 2019 16:28
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2509
Views: 90519

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

this one comes straight from marvel comics https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/astronomers-at-ligo-virgo-hear-whispers-on-black-hole-eating-a-neutron-star/articleshow/69157260.cms The Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) and the European-based Virgo detector have signals ...
by ArjunPandit
03 May 2019 15:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 2955
Views: 312808

Re: Understanding the US - Again

some brown folks in amreeka (including in my friends and familee) think that white folks think of them as special brown, not dirty brown like Hispanic or dirty dirty black we are special onlee we are clever onlee gora loges prefer us to others onlee we are not muslims onlee look we have won spellin...
by ArjunPandit
03 May 2019 15:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Structural Reforms Milestones post 2019 Elections
Replies: 73
Views: 7626

Re: Structural Reforms Milestones post 2019 Elections

the high interest rates in india is a general issue that needs to be fixed. muricans enjoy home loans at 2-4% while we have 9-10% even when inflation is low and finances are good no risk to govt finances. car loans have always been north of 10%. the number of credit card holders remains fairly low ...
by ArjunPandit
03 May 2019 15:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: BR Main Site Feedback
Replies: 470
Views: 75667

Re: BR Main Site Feedback

seems ulanbator has special buttons. Obviously your button works too. Any help in this would be appreciated. One of my friends mentioned selenium tool for chrome. But too old and busy to try this. Esp when I have a hdd that can crash any moment and i have another one to make bootable and create part...
by ArjunPandit
03 May 2019 15:27
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

You guys are such optimists! No wonder India needs intelligence of the non-natural kind. BTW, Google, sooner rather than later, will get broken up by US anti-trust dakoos. Unless they Enron themselves b4 that. The stormclouds are not just gathering, the winds are rising fast in Oirope against them,...
by ArjunPandit
03 May 2019 01:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3848
Views: 549301

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

DGMO has aldready responded to an RTI query there no surgical strikes. There might have been some minor cross border strikes. I think post Balakot the INC is feeling nanga and is trying to invent history I fail to understand who files such RTIs and why does Army even entertain those RTIs. WHile it ...
by ArjunPandit
02 May 2019 21:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion
Replies: 818
Views: 80800

Re: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion

haha...i did search for three pages. but i was using latam...
by ArjunPandit
02 May 2019 20:01
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3848
Views: 549301

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

ramana wrote:
ArjunPandit wrote:so MMS govt did Surgical strikes in their tenure. Hindustan times reporting with exact dates.



More like surgical incisions. Just like swatting a gnat.
Anyway interesting ManMaun Singh found his voice.

it was said by rajiv shukla :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl:
by ArjunPandit
02 May 2019 18:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3848
Views: 549301

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

so MMS govt did Surgical strikes in their tenure. Hindustan times reporting with exact dates.
by ArjunPandit
02 May 2019 16:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 2955
Views: 312808

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Is there any thread for news/discussions on happenings of latam? Things seem to be getting interesting venezuela. Armoured vechicles ramming into civvies. Military loyal to President (local) and not US.
by ArjunPandit
02 May 2019 16:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016
Replies: 3857
Views: 711407

Re: China Military Watch - Sept' 2016

^the line between psu and pvt is very blurred in the field of defence globally, In case of china its even more. Remember how lianoing was tugged for a hotel
by ArjunPandit
02 May 2019 03:08
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 347
Views: 80916

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

I think the Chinooks are perfectly capable of air lifting the Howitzers/Dhanush to the front lines. Why reinvent the wheel. Besides a drone isn't going to carry the personnel that have to operate the gun. my stupidity reminds me of the old example where students built watertank without accounting f...
by ArjunPandit
02 May 2019 00:08
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 347
Views: 80916

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

Which drone? not any existing but a large quadcopter or may be a combination of 3-4 that can carry large objects over small distances say few kms that can circumvent the absence of roads. we have many building blocks, light battery from ISRO, some experience on FBW/communication from Rustom/panchi ...
by ArjunPandit
01 May 2019 15:06
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: BR Forum Feedback
Replies: 945
Views: 52485

Re: BR Forum Feedback

Stuff gets stolen. Pls don't create linkages etc that may then reach other hands. In fact, there was a stringent (un) written rule NEVER to give out a postor's real identify, nor anything about his/her gender, cast, nationality, goat/other preferences etc. let alone professional affiliation/title/d...
by ArjunPandit
01 May 2019 14:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: BR Main Site Feedback
Replies: 470
Views: 75667

Re: BR Main Site Feedback

UlanBatori wrote:My previous incarnation used to be able to download the thread entirely, one command. Can't seem to be able to do that with this version of the phorum. Very useful to write summaries and refer to facts.

how??
by ArjunPandit
01 May 2019 14:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 347
Views: 80916

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

Which drone? not any existing but a large quadcopter or may be a combination of 3-4 that can carry large objects over small distances say few kms that can circumvent the absence of roads. we have many building blocks, light battery from ISRO, some experience on FBW/communication from Rustom/panchi ...
by ArjunPandit
30 Apr 2019 23:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3406
Views: 506342

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

peregrineji i want to see the barbadi of pakistan with the abaadi of india...
by ArjunPandit
30 Apr 2019 22:53
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion
Replies: 347
Views: 80916

Re: Artillery Corps: News & Discussion

Kalyani Group has started work (to be completed in 2 years) on a new Super Ultra Light Howitzer with hybrid recoil technology weighing at 3.2 tonnes. This gun would be transportable by a 6X6 and would be capable of rapid dismantling and carriage by Helicopters.This guns are planned to be equipped f...
by ArjunPandit
30 Apr 2019 21:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch
Replies: 3406
Views: 506342

Re: Pakistani Economic Stress Watch

I so wish there was a time series of your ratios over here NEATLY plotted into a chart
by ArjunPandit
30 Apr 2019 15:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 1371
Views: 340224

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

^^just curious why wait for Air launched B'mos to conduct balakot types....we can use ground launched B'mos too? or did we ?
by ArjunPandit
30 Apr 2019 04:53
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

You know that entanglement has been only tested for short distances... Only in China..
by ArjunPandit
30 Apr 2019 02:38
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

Arjun ji, I think the topic of "AI" is just too complex for such threads. May I suggest that you open it up to include microprocessors too? Arduino and the like. Perhaps Raspberry Pi too? I think Microprocessors will reach more Desi youngsters. ???????? Sir, 1. I am not very well versed w...
by ArjunPandit
30 Apr 2019 02:36
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

^^Nrao, i had similar thoughts a couple of years back, but after they busted the silk route and the fact that so far no one couldnt find out who satoshi nakamoto is..both give me a scary feeling. I happen to think that India's wealth is Indian brain power. Frankly, I think this brainpower compensat...
by ArjunPandit
30 Apr 2019 00:39
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018
Replies: 1371
Views: 340224

Re: Indian Missiles News & Discussions - 17 Dec 2018

rakall wrote:But that external air intake "looks" gross.. It looks very draggy...
It just doesn't feel/look right !!!!

Think of it as Prithvi-I. Now think about A-V or P2 or Sagarika
by ArjunPandit
29 Apr 2019 18:01
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry
Replies: 266
Views: 17290

Re: AI/Machine Learning, Bharat and Bhartiya IT Industry

^^Nrao, i had similar thoughts a couple of years back, but after they busted the silk route and the fact that so far no one couldnt find out who satoshi nakamoto is..both give me a scary feeling.
by ArjunPandit
26 Apr 2019 21:35
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion
Replies: 82
Views: 20465

Re: Armoured Vehicles: News & Discussion

This is not China border but Pak border. T-90MS is heavier than T-90 by around 2 tons as it carries the superior Relikt armor. And there you have your answer. Army had moved tanks from western border for new independent armored brigades raised for Tibetan front. And in lieu of these transfers, it h...

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