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by Rishirishi
10 May 2017 02:59
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Power Sector
Replies: 1535
Views: 225884

Re: India's Power Sector

Opperating cost of coal power ranges between Rs2,6 to Rs6,25. depending on the location and power plant quality. When solar power is being sold for under Rs3 per KWH, it is only a matter of time before the entire coal industry will shut down. There is plenty if desert non productive land in India, w...
by Rishirishi
10 May 2017 02:50
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Power Sector
Replies: 1535
Views: 225884

Re: India's Power Sector

India also has to develop a advanced battery based on metals available abundantly in India. But it seems that Aluminium based batteries are nowhere near commercialisation. Storage is NOT a problem. It is possible to pump up water in hydroelectric plants during oversupply and harvest it when ever re...
by Rishirishi
08 May 2017 03:19
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Power Sector
Replies: 1535
Views: 225884

Re: India's Power Sector

^^^Thanks again. Which means coal will supply nearly 60% of India's power through 2020. The goal should be to bring down price per unit now. If it is good for the planet, it does not automatically have to be bad for the pocket :) solar and wind power is very cheap now. Banks are simply refusing to ...
by Rishirishi
06 May 2017 03:22
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5536
Views: 466176

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

So they used Airbus's money to set up the ancillary industries and the entire network of suppliers. Then used this supply chain to create their own design. Even their design has elements form the A-320. Wah re, shamelessly Xeroxing - but successful Cheat, lie, steal. Beg, bribe and browbeat. No qua...
by Rishirishi
23 Apr 2017 03:40
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3420
Views: 490883

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

^^ That's just stupid. IR will lose more pax to the airlines as 2AC fares are cheaper than airline fares and offer comfortable travel. And 2AC coaches are also well patronized, why remove them? People who can afford 2AC fares will not shift to the more crowded 3AC coaches - they'll simply pay a lit...
by Rishirishi
18 Apr 2017 02:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2569
Views: 480800

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

I went to kashmere in march 16.. It was a fantastic tour..Majestic Dal lake, Gulmerg,Pehlgaam and many more destintions left a long lasting impression in my mind..Interacted with few locals..There was a palpable anger against local police but almost nobody said anything negative about army..I agree...
by Rishirishi
11 Apr 2017 04:02
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 3645
Views: 464693

Re: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector

No matter how well you understand any code, there will always be weaknesses. With your own operating system and inhouse developed software, outsiders will simply not understand where to look. Even if they get hold of it, it will take them "ages" to understand and decrypt. But at the end of...
by Rishirishi
11 Apr 2017 03:23
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Technolgies useful for Indian problems
Replies: 697
Views: 118312

Re: Technolgies useful for Indian problems

Using solar panels to harvest water In a very dry place like Jaisalmer water is in short supply. A 750 Mwh solar plant covers about 6,5 km2 in area (Reva solar project in MP). Jaisalmer recieves about 100mm rain PA. On an area of 6,5 Km2 it would recieve 6,5 million m3 of water. Which would support...
by Rishirishi
31 Mar 2017 03:20
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion
Replies: 5536
Views: 466176

Re: Civil Aviation Development & Discussion

There are many options for india. 1 Get help from companies like SAAB to produce their SAAB 2000 (or create an improved version) 2 partner with the likes of Embraer or Bombardier (would get a better deal then Boeing or Airbus) 3 Create a partnership with the Ruskies, but i am not sure it will work o...
by Rishirishi
21 Mar 2017 04:15
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Rs 6000 Cr as tax implies around Rs 12000 Cr of Black Money recovered. This is very very small amount as compared to Rs 2-3 Lac Crores windfall to the exchequer arising from Rs 17 Lac Crores of Currency notes that was demonetized. We have to view this in a longterm perspective. Demonitization creat...
by Rishirishi
12 Mar 2017 04:55
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 550347

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

Basically says two things. The situation in UP/Bihar/Eastern India is so tough, that these folks migrate all over the country to fill simply any job they can get, and that the locals in the rest of India have it far better in terms of jobs and livelihood that casual labour or any generic labour is ...
by Rishirishi
09 Mar 2017 04:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indus Water Treaty
Replies: 3141
Views: 389778

Re: Indus Water Treaty

Interesting viewpoint from Najam Sethi.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cYrJn6h42pk
by Rishirishi
25 Feb 2017 03:26
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Solar energy in India
Replies: 1018
Views: 89086

Re: Solar energy in India

Bhai log, I need some advice and guidance for this solar thing. I have some roof space (Delhi) which can be utilised for installation of solar panels. Eletricians, contractors etc are suggesting inverters for power backup, but I am more interested in solar. Would it make sense considering the initi...
by Rishirishi
07 Feb 2017 03:16
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 1081
Views: 135680

Re: Indian IT Industry

Need some advice here. Our company outsourced and now we are blessed with freshers marketed as professionals. My question is. what would be the salary level for hardcore SAP professionals with at least 8-10 years of genuine experiance. Which area and specialization? (i.e. ABAP or specific area SD/M...
by Rishirishi
04 Feb 2017 06:19
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 1081
Views: 135680

Re: Indian IT Industry

Need some advice here. Our company outsourced and now we are blessed with freshers marketed as professionals.
My question is. what would be the salary level for hardcore SAP professionals with at least 8-10 years of genuine experiance.
by Rishirishi
04 Feb 2017 06:11
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Danda has started to fall on those who were doing hanky panky business during DeMo. 156 public sector bank officials suspended for note ban irregularities NEW DELHI: As many as 156 senior officials of various state-owned banks were suspended and 41 transferred after they were found involved in irre...
by Rishirishi
01 Feb 2017 03:53
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian IT Industry
Replies: 1081
Views: 135680

Re: Indian IT Industry

For all the Trump hubla he is not going to cap H1-B visa significantly. Becase he is business friendly. He knows he can order trucks and cars to be made in US but cant to the same with software. US companies need access to cheap munnas. That is their edge.
by Rishirishi
29 Jan 2017 20:37
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Roads Thread
Replies: 2950
Views: 271337

Re: Indian Roads Thread

A missile will take out a highway better than a dirt road. Easier to locate. Roads have to be improved for peace time purposes. All those fears about Chinese highways and railways is imaginary. Both sides will take them out in the first few hours of war. This is not 1962 era. It is in peacetime you...
by Rishirishi
17 Jan 2017 06:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2569
Views: 480800

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Muslims in JK leaving religion becase of ISIS. ISIS have left deep scars in the "promises" of Islamic state. People are questioning the whole idea. Totaliterian society is just not working. http://www.milligazette.com/news/15365-more-people-losing-their-religion-in-kashmir Prominent religi...
by Rishirishi
10 Jan 2017 05:02
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

How is the currency situation now? has it started to ease
by Rishirishi
10 Jan 2017 03:24
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

The banks were in the hand of industrialists. I doubt if India would have escaped the financial crisis had the banks been under the control of powerfull business houses. The High and Mighty would have lobbied and managed to deregulate the markets like they did in the US.....The rest we know. Private...
by Rishirishi
09 Jan 2017 05:01
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)
Replies: 3420
Views: 490883

Re: Indian Railways Thread (Dec 2015)

Hyd - vijaywada - chennai could be a viable semi-HSR gatimaan route ? journey is 13 hrs at present...the alignment is strong, double tracked and electrified....perhaps adding a 3rd track or even minor improvements could permit a gatimaan to complete in 9 hrs - which is a sweet spot for 8am departur...
by Rishirishi
09 Jan 2017 03:55
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Petrol pump situation resolved for now. All cards to be accepted till further decision is taken on 13th Jan. http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/petrol-dealers-refuse-to-accept-hdfc-axis-bank-cards-from-midnight-1646498 It is worth noting the proactive approach government is taking. Good or bad, the gov...
by Rishirishi
03 Jan 2017 03:02
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

the reason why you would want to know the condition in detail is because surgery may cure the condition, but it is upto the patient to prevent the condition from happening again. This can only happen, if they know in detail why it happened. There is also the exact opposite of that. Some doctors - e...
by Rishirishi
02 Jan 2017 04:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2569
Views: 480800

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

Why can't KPs join the police service and JAKLI in droves, then settle in the valley as part of security apparatus, if they have domicile they can buy property easily. Start setting up sainik/kp Colonies. Also who is keeping track of domiciled KPs, their population must have increased manifold by n...
by Rishirishi
01 Jan 2017 22:37
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Personally, I may be taking an HL shortly. So some benefit for me. My mango views: Home prices are going to increase a bit in the main cities if builders are ready to lower the costs. But most of the Builders are already sitting on overpriced inventory in the main cities like Mumbai and Delhi, and ...
by Rishirishi
31 Dec 2016 23:53
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter
Replies: 5425
Views: 606394

Re: 'Make in India' Single engined fighter

Why purchase an aircraft which other almost all its users are retireing. It will take at least antoher 10 years to have an opperational force of F16s. By that time F-35 will be the gold standard. The Chinease will be selling their stelth fighters (let us hope it does not materilaize). I think we can...
by Rishirishi
31 Dec 2016 23:38
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

I am a bit surprised that Modi did not announce any radical move against benami property. Perhaps the demonitization has freaked him out.
by Rishirishi
31 Dec 2016 05:28
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

4 digit code is the security to access the app and fingerprint to approve the transaction. How easy is it to fake some body's finger prints? If you can get somebody's phone, debit card expiry and finger print, you can access his account. Not an easy task by any means. But the phone owner has to be ...
by Rishirishi
31 Dec 2016 05:25
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Going by the rate of digital payments, in retrospect, I feel the currency starvation in the last 2 months was exactly what India needed to jumpstart this. Had this not been done, the current level of electronic payments would not have reached the same level even by the end of 2024, especially in ru...
by Rishirishi
24 Dec 2016 20:24
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

I've read with interest, the posts on doctors and their acceptance (or reluctance) of digital payments. My family visits a prominent doctor in Bangalore, who like me, is from a fauji family. While most of his patients pay in cash, he reports that income in his returns. He has however been encouragi...
by Rishirishi
24 Dec 2016 05:16
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Power Sector
Replies: 1535
Views: 225884

Re: India's Power Sector

It is old news from 2014, refering to kamini
by Rishirishi
21 Dec 2016 23:31
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Nobody is burning money, nobody is getting caught, other than some token people all around India. What mind wants to believe., the eyes hear that and the ears see that. 1. Chief Secy. of TN got caught with 170 Kg of Gold and @150 cr. of cash. That is not token. I have in my lifetime have not seen h...
by Rishirishi
14 Dec 2016 05:35
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Where did all the RS 100 rupee notes go?? Here is how. A legit bunisess comes in to deposit Rs 10 000 all in Rs100 notes. Now all the bank staff has to do is to swith the Rs 100 notes with black demonitised notes. The Rs 100 rupee notes are routed to BM holders (for a commission) and the old Rs 100...
by Rishirishi
14 Dec 2016 05:30
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Yes let us hope Modhi has some more cards to play. Like demonesiation of the Rs 2000 note itself :) and only allow Rs 500 notes to be withdrawn from ATMS. The bank manager deposits the Rs 2000 note into the account. But no one knows that it is an new note that has come in. So he can simply exchange...
by Rishirishi
14 Dec 2016 05:28
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Let's try it a different way: 1. Local Mr. Black Money gives the bank manager Rs 200 in valid currency and Rs. 2000 in 500/1000. 2. When Rakesh deposits a new Rs 2000 note, the bank manager records it as a deposit of 2000 rupees worth of 500/1000 notes, and gives the Rs 2000 note to Local Mr. Black...
by Rishirishi
14 Dec 2016 04:32
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Why Demonnetisation did not work Wait what? How did you come to that conclusion when: 1 - The process itself has another 2 weeks to go 2 - The success/failure is yet to be seen as there is no data to make such a conclusion (if anything, inflation is down, that should be good, no?) As the banks star...
by Rishirishi
14 Dec 2016 02:39
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

Why Demonnetisation did not work As the banks started to get Rs 2000 notes in, they switched them with old notes and deposited the old notes. Rakesh comes in with a Rs 2000 to deposit. The bank manager credits Rakesh account. Now the bankmanager goes and sells this Rs 2000 note for Rs 2200 in old no...
by Rishirishi
12 Dec 2016 03:44
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy
Replies: 7852
Views: 698076

Re: Currency Demonetisation and Future course of Indian Economy

So far not a single Government official has been caught. :shock: It is the corruptpt officials who are the core of the problem. Businesses may have been cheating on tax, at least they contributied towards employment , income generation and made India the worlds fastest growing economy. Dot get me w...
by Rishirishi
09 Dec 2016 05:30
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion
Replies: 1484
Views: 211948

Re: Oil & Natural Gas: News & Discussion

Some serious consolidation happening here. Any industry watchers here who can share some gyan for what it means to us? I expected Essar to be considered as a strategic asset and not saleable to a foreign entity, and was a bit unhappy about the sale. Not sure what GoI's plans are in this regard. Bas...

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