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by Raj
26 Nov 2008 20:11
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Chandrayan-1 moon mission
Replies: 1807
Views: 316286

Re: Chandrayan-1 moon mission

sumishi wrote:
Neela wrote:Many firefox addons exist for video downloads.

http://addons.mozilla.org/


Yes, but these ISRO embedded vids can only be seen in IE, so firefox is out of contention :(

You can actually open a new tab from within firefox as IE.
by Raj
25 Nov 2008 06:22
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 3944
Views: 342492

Re: Indian IT Industry

Well Allah has been most merciful to this mujahid....despite all sorts of raakit-mard attacks, prey-e-dator drone bumbari and IED-mubaraks from supervisory committee, PhD defence went successfully. Perhaps the preparation requiring for posting on B-R Indian IT Industry 1 hour before defence made th...
by Raj
24 Nov 2008 22:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Space Program Discussion
Replies: 518
Views: 22244

Re: Indian Space Program Discussion

Why speculate on our capabilities based on what the Chinese can do? The Americans did it from scratch in less than a decade and that was in the 60's (remember JFK). ISRO doesn't copy stuff from the Russians so it will not have to wait for a Russian command module and lander to appear first. If Indi...
by Raj
24 Nov 2008 18:50
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Space Program Discussion
Replies: 518
Views: 22244

Re: Indian Space Program Discussion

Manned mission will raise prowess: ISRO chief “Only two countries in the world, USA and China, are planning manned missions to the Moon now. According to their announced schedule, they will be sending astronauts to the Moon by 2020“ Why USA needs 2020 to send another moon mission they first sent in...
by Raj
22 Nov 2008 05:01
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5692
Views: 545952

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

Airbus-Kingfisher 60 plane MOU (2007) from Wikileaks
http://wikileaks.org/leak/airbus-kingfi ... u-2007.pdf
by Raj
20 Nov 2008 05:56
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Chandrayan-1 moon mission
Replies: 1807
Views: 316286

Re: Chandrayan-1 moon mission

Chandrayaan-1: imaging moon in 64 colours
http://www.hindu.com/seta/2008/11/20/st ... 041700.htm
HySI will map the equatorial region during two 60-day slots in a year


http://www.thehindu.com/seta/2008/11/20 ... ayaan1.pdf
by Raj
18 Nov 2008 04:55
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Global Economy
Replies: 2337
Views: 446802

Re: GLOBAL ECONOMY

If you had purchased $1,000 of shares in Delta Airlines one year ago, you would have $49.00 today. If you had purchased $1,000 of shares in AIG one year ago, you would have $3.00 today. If you had purchased $1,000 of shares in Lehman Brothers one year ago, you would have $0.00 today. But, if you ha...
by Raj
17 Nov 2008 03:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Space Program Discussion
Replies: 518
Views: 22244

Re: Indian Space Program Discussion

The ideal human orbital payload for a GSLV Mk3 would be something like this < http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Big_Gemini > Big Gemini was supposed to be the next generation of human orbital vehicles, but the space shuttle program was more politically acceptable. I think this design is among the best f...
by Raj
16 Nov 2008 17:45
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Global Economy
Replies: 2337
Views: 446802

Re: GLOBAL ECONOMY

acharya ji, why are you hell bent on confusing issues ? you call this a condensed digest ? :roll: Bretton Woods gold/dollar peg unlikely at G20 Reuters - 1 hour ago By Frank Tang-Analysis NEW YORK (Reuters) - Gold surged on Friday as world leaders gathered to battle the economic crisis, amid talk o...
by Raj
15 Nov 2008 05:13
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Chandrayan-1 moon mission
Replies: 1807
Views: 316286

Re: Chandrayan-1 mission launched succesfully

vdutta wrote:it is video graphed as for as i know. it is video graphed both by MIP and CY.
cant wait to see those videos, that will be best 25 minute video i will ever watch.. :twisted:

Sounds great
by Raj
15 Nov 2008 05:03
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Chandrayan-1 moon mission
Replies: 1807
Views: 316286

Re: Chandrayan-1 mission launched succesfully

Congrats to ISRO.

A question:

I thought the descent would be video-graphed and sent to the orbiter, to be later transmitted to the command center. Is it photographed or video-graphed? Does anyone know?
by Raj
09 Nov 2008 07:04
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Chandrayan-1 moon mission
Replies: 1807
Views: 316286

Re: Chandrayan-1 mission launched succesfully

That is a good graphical explanation of lunar orbital insertion.
by Raj
09 Nov 2008 05:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion
Replies: 1091
Views: 137493

Re: North East & Eastern Himalayan: News & Discussion

Not sure if this is the correct thread.

http://www.morungexpress.com/
I have just come across a newspaper called Morung Express. This is based in Dimapur. You can actually read the whole print edition.
by Raj
09 Nov 2008 03:59
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Chandrayan-1 moon mission
Replies: 1807
Views: 316286

Re: Chandrayan-1 mission launched succesfully

rsingh wrote:oops my bad..........but but that was unplanned trashing of moon.

:rotfl: :rotfl:
by Raj
09 Nov 2008 03:55
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Space Program Discussion
Replies: 518
Views: 22244

Re: Indian Space Program Discussion

Gerard wrote:The GSLV Mk2 has not been canceled. The indigenous cryogenic stage has been qualified and will be flight tested on GSLV-D3

Gerard, thanks for the clarification.
by Raj
09 Nov 2008 03:19
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Chandrayan-1 moon mission
Replies: 1807
Views: 316286

Re: Chandrayan-1 mission launched succesfully

Japanese have ont touched the moon yet................just flying around :mrgreen: Not true. The primary mission was concluded on March 30, 1991 and the follow-on mission was started. On April 24, 1991 Hiten left Earth orbit and went to the Moon using Belbruno’s route. On October 2, 1991 Hiten reac...
by Raj
09 Nov 2008 02:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Space Program Discussion
Replies: 518
Views: 22244

Re: Indian Space Program Discussion

Manned mission will use GLSV-II not III. It will most likely put 1-2 cosmonauts in space not an entire platoon. Thanks for the education, Avinash. It looks like GSLV-II has been canceled according to wiki. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GSLV_III There is no GSLV-II - the GSLV-I has a Russian-made cry...
by Raj
09 Nov 2008 00:16
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Space Program Discussion
Replies: 518
Views: 22244

Re: Indian Space Program Discussion

Moon dust & hard business http://businesstoday.digitaltoday.in/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=8404&sectionid=25&issueid=42&Itemid=1 ...... From Wasu's above link As for the GSLV Mark III, ISRO officials say that three important ground tests will be conducted some ...
by Raj
04 Nov 2008 09:26
Forum: Mil-Tech Archive
Topic: Chandrayan-1 moon mission
Replies: 1807
Views: 316286

Re: Chandrayan-1 mission launched succesfully

Looks like the firing went off successfully. "The operation to put Chandrayaan into lunar space went off very well. The complex manouvre was carried out around 5 a.m. by firing the liquid apogee motor (LAM) on board for about 150 seconds to place the unmanned spacecraft 380,000 km away from ear...
by Raj
01 Nov 2008 23:33
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Space Program Discussion
Replies: 518
Views: 22244

Re: Indian Space Program Discussion - 23 April 2008

Not sure if this has been posted before, but I just came across the following power point presentation. ihy2007.org/presentations/ILWS/ISRO_Update.ppt Small Satellites for Earth's Near Space Environment (SENSE) (2010): SENSE is a twin satellite mission to probe the electromagnetic environment of the...
by Raj
27 Oct 2008 05:22
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 5436
Views: 538239

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Anand needs a draw on Monday to retain the world championship. He is currently leading 6 - 3.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_Ches ... nship_2008
by Raj
06 Oct 2008 05:48
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Global Economy
Replies: 2337
Views: 446802

Re: GLOBAL ECONOMY

- Everyone knows the dollar will basically collapse. This is just a way for all the connected bankers around the world to transfer all their bad loans into dollars. The dollar will collapse anyway and those bad loans will be gone. Too bad we couldn't have spent that money on infrastructure or somet...
by Raj
08 Sep 2008 03:32
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (June 8 2008)
Replies: 2768
Views: 366188

Re: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (June 8 2008)

Something 'BIG' will (announcement) happen by 6.P.M. tomorrow ( Sunday) in Financial Mkts. before the Austrian and Japan mkts open! By 'rescuing 'GSEs Govt will prop up all the already insolvent banks, at least temporarily. It will however affect the credit rating of USA itself. It remains to seen ...
by Raj
02 Sep 2008 03:47
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Global Economy
Replies: 2337
Views: 446802

Re: GLOBAL ECONOMY

Acharya wrote:Why bother with your post


Acharya,
No need to bother with my post. When someone clicks on the link you posted, it goes to "page not found". So, I posted another link which gives the same content from marketwatch. I hope you can understand.
by Raj
02 Sep 2008 03:25
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Global Economy
Replies: 2337
Views: 446802

Re: GLOBAL ECONOMY

Acharya,
If you bothered to click the link you posted, you would have realized why I posted a different url.

Acharya wrote:Why do you post the wrong URL
This is the right URL

http://www.marketwatch.com/news/story/w ... aspx?guid={0D31C880-32CD-4BA1-8133-329EA57CB069}
by Raj
24 Aug 2008 22:16
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy and Industry: News and Discussions
Replies: 3933
Views: 514946

Re: PRC Economy News and Discussions-II

Guys we need to be realistic with regards to China. They are a MASSIVE power. Their infrastructure is excellent and makes India's infrastructure look pathetic. In addition to this China has been very lucky. They have been given back Hong Kong. Which is a major financial center and also macau. If th...
by Raj
14 Aug 2008 06:17
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Caucasus Crisis
Replies: 1226
Views: 99106

Re: Caucasus Crisis

Fyi , both the below videos are sourced from Russia Today channel. RT is available for free from http://livestation.com 45 min video report: Russia's Defence ministry spokesman press-conference The full press-conference of defence spokesman Anatoly Nogovitsyn. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OZ8G3B9f...
by Raj
11 Aug 2008 22:07
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Caucasus Crisis
Replies: 1226
Views: 99106

Re: Caucasus Crisis

Russian troops invade Georgia and take the city of Gori Russian forces overran the strategic Georgian city of Gori today as troops prepared to defend the capital Tbilisi from what one official called a "total onslaught". Georgian soldiers fled Gori, 17 miles from the border with rebel Sou...
by Raj
11 Aug 2008 17:57
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Caucasus Crisis
Replies: 1226
Views: 99106

Re: Caucasus Crisis

Russian foreign ministry, press conferance :
1600 Civilians killed in South Ossetia.
by Raj
11 Aug 2008 17:50
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Caucasus Crisis
Replies: 1226
Views: 99106

Re: Caucasus Crisis

livestation.com 's russia today English channel Russia Today: Putin criticizes US for the airlift of Georgian forces from Iraq to Georgia. Russian Foreign Ministry:Boris Malakhov press conferance: Around 300 Russian civilians are being harassed/detained by Georgian. Remember how Americans landed in ...
by Raj
11 Aug 2008 06:58
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Caucasus Crisis
Replies: 1226
Views: 99106

Re: Caucasus Crisis

In Georgia Clash, a Lesson on U.S. Need for Russia ... And State Department officials made it clear on Saturday that there was no chance the United States would intervene militarily. Mr. Bush did use tough language, demanding that Russia stop bombing. And Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice demande...
by Raj
11 Aug 2008 06:22
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Caucasus Crisis
Replies: 1226
Views: 99106

Re: Caucasus Crisis-Cold War 2?

Cheney: "Russian aggression must not go unanswered" It said Cheney told Saakashvili that "Russian aggression must not go unanswered, and that its continuation would have serious consequences for its relations with the United States, as well as the broader international community.&quo...
by Raj
11 Aug 2008 05:43
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Caucasus Crisis
Replies: 1226
Views: 99106

Re: Caucasus Crisis-Cold War 2?

According to Russia Today Channel. Georgian troops remain in conflict zone according to fleeing locals. Russian representative to NATO says NATO should be reminded about its proportional use of force in Yugoslavia in 1999. RT reporter puts it like this regarding US accusation of disproportionate use...
by Raj
11 Aug 2008 03:47
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Caucasus Crisis
Replies: 1226
Views: 99106

Re: Caucasus Crisis-Cold War 2?

Exchange between US and Russia in Security council meeting. http://www.voanews.com/english/2008-08-10-voa31.cfm Churkin said charges that Moscow is refusing international mediation are false, and pointed to several conversations between Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of St...

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