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by satya
30 Jul 2014 13:08
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Intelligence and National Security Discussion
Replies: 979
Views: 132918

Re: Intelligence and National Security Discussion

Doval has good understanding of the global situation. he even knows that Taliban is coming back. But I don't think even he really wants to accept the fact that vast majority of Muslims will simply sit quiet and do nothing when their coreligionists start killing kafirs. he starts talking about 12th ...
by satya
15 Jul 2014 20:39
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1711278

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

There is shortage of young pujaris/pandits who can chant mantras/shlokas in sanskrit .Kashi pool is drying up and kids from traditional brahmin families in UP & Bihar are looking for employment in other sectors of economy. 10-15 years ago most astrologers in north india were brahmins but now may...
by satya
06 Jul 2014 21:11
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Rafale & MMRCA News and Discussions
Replies: 5222
Views: 310024

Re: Raffy wins - Go Katrina!

Budget + possible German visit + US visit = surprise for france !
by satya
05 Jul 2014 23:21
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1711278

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

Only Anil Agarwal is upto task in indian business circles who can cut 'motta bhai' to size. Rest of them are bin pandi ke lotte.
by satya
04 Jul 2014 01:39
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1711278

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

Only DD & PTI has official access to PMO & GoI and NaMoji's meeting with facebook & twitter's top management. So what does the future hold for indian media houses ? Next thing is to get radio medium(crack the whip on AIR service & get it in line ) in control then he can truely show t...
by satya
03 Jul 2014 20:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 678246

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

Shyamji welcome back.
by satya
03 Jul 2014 20:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 225129

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

What's with the chinese and babymilk hoarding?
by satya
28 Jun 2014 14:50
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Managing Chinese Threat
Replies: 5192
Views: 434722

Re: Managing Chinese Threat

PRC is becoming so predictable in its actions. Coloring a google map , no new trick , is that all ? Where are those 'deep thinking ' chinese civilization card carrying mandarins? We invited Tibetian PM and he came.Let's see if PRC can get even one common Indian citizen from AP to attend swearing-in ...
by satya
21 Jun 2014 21:27
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4178
Views: 823872

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

Ramanaji I haven't read the book but are you referring to the part in the book where IA finds or found(rumors? during op.Prakaram) US special ops soldier found in disguise as a shopkeeper in rural India ? If we can see Gen. Katoch's aticle with what's happening on Ukraine Front & now in Middle E...
by satya
21 Jun 2014 19:48
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4178
Views: 823872

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

KhannaSaab Read between the lines . He is telling something other than just a hastily organized rescue operation through his facts or rumor ( debatable) filled article. Clearly he is outlining a vision of something that goes beyond manpower ,training & equipment requirements very much grounded i...
by satya
20 Jun 2014 14:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India and Japan: News and Discussion
Replies: 2027
Views: 210241

Re: India and Japan: News and Discussion

Something is not right in newsstory of PM NaMoji not travelling to Japan due to 'budget session' . Japan visit was planned even before budget session dates were announced . Either there's a pressing 'security' situation that requires 'hands on' approach or budget being prepared in PMO with FM acting...
by satya
17 Jun 2014 19:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 4367
Views: 829011

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 11 June 2014

^^^I think it was the Navy Chief which suggested having a go at Pakis post 26/11 but was immediately shot down by MMS - stating that there will be no talk of retribution. It did feature in one of the newspaper articles. As for army not ready for war, that was a fig-leaf spread by UPA apologist...th...
by satya
17 Jun 2014 02:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 4367
Views: 829011

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 11 June 2014

Soon after 26/11/2008 MMS asked Gen Deepak Kapoor about IA readiness. He got same answer as NaMo got from Gen Bikram Singh! IA is unready. So the difference that Namo and his team can make really would be to get answer stating "IA is ready" and that too from a general who is extremely con...
by satya
16 Jun 2014 15:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 4367
Views: 829011

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 11 June 2014

Imagine current COAS during Kargil War and his response would have been !
by satya
15 Jun 2014 20:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 4367
Views: 829011

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 11 June 2014

General Singh sounded more like lobbyist Vikram Singh. In continuing the rotten tradition started under tenure of Gen. 3pm golf course general ,no wonder he too want his PPF / one big arm deal cashed before retirement. What has been his track record other than being a errand boy running the 'unoffic...
by satya
12 Jun 2014 19:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 678246

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

Who ordered these two divisions to retreat? Was it only money or there's an intra-shia political rivalrly at play here ?
by satya
07 Jun 2014 22:39
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Power Sector
Replies: 1643
Views: 296419

Re: India's Power Sector

For a start ,stop taking monthly bribes and selling transfers to industrial zone state power offices then see the difference in electricity boards financial health. Once revenue start trickling in rest will follow.
by satya
05 Jun 2014 19:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 667017

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

^^ Khobragade issue is settled. It's over. Now only details... and some media nitpicking. Modi was invited. He accepted. It is clear his handling of the US will be vastly different from his predecessor. We now have to wait and watch to see the unfolding. Certainly, not everything will go exactly li...
by satya
26 May 2014 16:30
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1711278

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

Both are moral mistakes - in the first case had he run into a smaller vehicle - in fact the chances are high that he would gave run into one because he was driving a high powered vehicle - a gainfully employed breadwinner parent of young children or a newly married person or a grown up son/ daughte...
by satya
21 May 2014 20:57
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Rafale & MMRCA News and Discussions
Replies: 5222
Views: 310024

Re: Raffy wins - Go Katrina!

Baba , Gen. Suhag's appointment was cleared with him prior to being announced by GoI. He is not going to cancel the MRCA deal with France no matter what.
by satya
21 May 2014 20:43
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012
Replies: 3969
Views: 235712

Re: Indian Army: News and Discussions 15 Apr 2012

My gr8 grandfather fought in Mesopotamia . IIRC , he was in one of British Indian Army Cavalry regiments ( one that had Jats ) . Can someone shed some light on a siege during or before or after world war 1 in Mesopotamia involving British Indian Army specially cavalry that was surrounded and had to ...
by satya
21 May 2014 19:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Rafale & MMRCA News and Discussions
Replies: 5222
Views: 310024

Re: Raffy wins - Go Katrina!

Its a done deal . But expect it to be more pro-desh than one 'agreed' upon by UPA.
by satya
19 May 2014 19:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: General Elections 2014- Transition of power & World Reaction
Replies: 708
Views: 36075

Re: General Elections 2014- Largest peaceful transition of p

Rumors at worst speculative rumors . No one has a clue who is going to make it . Good thing for a change . Ready for surprise and few sulken faces during ceremony .
by satya
16 May 2014 20:13
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 7640

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

Singha wrote:there are still 200+ seats in counting phase. will it continue in the night until completion or will halt now and restart tomorrow morning?


continue until completion .
by satya
16 May 2014 19:32
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 7640

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

James B wrote:Arun Jaitley's loss & 4 AAP seats is an anti-climax to the BJP's win.



Punjab is on verge of social dis-integration . Read those 4 seats as one last cry for help .
by satya
16 May 2014 14:49
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 7640

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

ECI website too slow. Here victory procession already going on in Hisar and they are showing counting in progress
by satya
16 May 2014 14:40
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread
Replies: 4038
Views: 7640

Re: General Elections 2014 : RESULTS thread

Hisar won by INLD : Dushyant Chautala . Margin: 41,600

Sirsa won by INLD : margin around 80,000

Good riddance of Kuldip Bishnoi in Hisar.
by satya
15 May 2014 19:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Managing Chinese Threat
Replies: 5192
Views: 434722

Re: Managing Chinese Threat

Gotta admit that PRC has never let any window of opportunity go waste be it 62 war with us or now this action against Vietnam , moment they saw US-Russian tension they moved swift . PRC has the upper hand as of now even without the rig becoming functiona because any attempt in future to destroy or o...
by satya
13 May 2014 21:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 21 Apr 2014
Replies: 2852
Views: 123572

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - 21 Apr

The other possibility is that India has been conducting some tests and Pakistan and others want to know if India is doing some subcritical tests. Aisa kuch nahin hei . Some pan-chewing ball scratching near retirement babu from Cabinet Secretariat looking for green pastures/green card spinned this s...
by satya
11 May 2014 02:24
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1711278

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

Ranjan will complete his tenure .
by satya
08 May 2014 01:25
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: BRF GJP Trial Poll-1: How many seats will NDA win?
Replies: 426
Views: 31907

Re: BRF GJP Trial Poll-1: How many seats will NDA win?

Does ABC pattern of financial markets apply to election scenario ? If yes then where is the B /corrective wave . So far we have seen only directional movement as per pre-poll surveys .
by satya
07 May 2014 21:02
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 888819

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

IMHO BJP will be lucky to scrap through 1 seat in HP , above 1 is massive Modi magic .
by satya
05 May 2014 18:08
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 888819

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

Folks, while Pappu is fighting for his political life in Amethi, with the aid of Pappini, what is the fate of Rajmata in Royal Burial (er, sorry, Rae Bareilly)? Any info from our people on the ground? Does the Rajmata have a smooth sail there, or is she also being challenged? She is safe & so i...
by satya
04 May 2014 19:52
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 888819

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

vivek.rao wrote:Can you guys look at this spreadsheet (Prediction of seat by seat for Phases 1-7) and comment?

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzkrVZ ... view?pli=1


Till now NDA - 206, UPA - 94, Close - 43


Vivek

gr8 work .
by satya
02 May 2014 18:43
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 888819

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

In Nation's best interest : BJP 'must' on its own go above 183 & Congress must go below 140 .Rest is maya .
by satya
28 Apr 2014 16:58
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 888819

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

http://www.business-standard.com/article/elections-2014/modi-wave-or-not-in-mumbai-114042700418_1.html 21% rise in votes cast by Muslims surprises many As reported earlier, voter turnout was 52.55 per cent from 41 per cent in the 2009 elections. Muslim turnout has risen to to 53 per cent from 32 pe...
by satya
26 Apr 2014 02:24
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 888819

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

I'm getting nervous based on what MuraliRaviji is saying. People need to check their names on the rolls and make sure they vote. Sarkaar , If state govt. has decided to remove your name from voting list then there is almost 0 % chance of getting a chance to vote in time of election . Its for no rea...
by satya
26 Apr 2014 02:14
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1711278

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

I watched only a few minutes of NaMos speech for AJ in Amritsar. The crowd was very lukewarm, couldn't connect. NaMo throat soreness continues. I guess Punjab and Kerala are the two states unaffected by wave. And AJ could well be in serious trouble. Maybe these people will vote for a Joker like Sid...
by satya
18 Apr 2014 19:04
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 888819

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

rsingh wrote:Me think Modi will be PM. Now the question; who in BJP is fit for following posts

1 Foreign Minister
2 Finance Minister
3 Defense Minister


SinghSaab

Gaam to basan deo pehlyan!
by satya
13 Apr 2014 22:02
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 888819

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

Last Update Before D-day : Forget the rest of India . UP+ Bihar + AP is where the real battle is . Rest doesn't matter. UP is a toss for BJP : below 30 or above 55 , Bihar - anything below 25 not good, AP (- Telangana = TRS will go with ruler of dilli saffron or green doesn't matter ) : Naidu needs ...

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