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by RamaY
29 Jul 2008 06:36
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Blasts in Ahmedabad
Replies: 743
Views: 54591

Re: Blasts in Ahmedabad

For whatever it is worth: Bitterness threatens Indian tolerance These include the demolition of the Babri Masjid mosque in December 1992, by a baying mob of Hindu fanatics; the failure to prosecute police officers found guilty of excesses in the Mumbai riots that followed; the harsh jail sentences ...
by RamaY
28 Jul 2008 19:10
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Blasts in Ahmedabad
Replies: 743
Views: 54591

Re: Blasts in Ahmedabad

Inferring from the events/news/analysis for the last couple of days • Islamic fundamentalists (this is very clear from the all the initial reports. I will stand corrected if this is proved wrong) do not hesitate to create mayhem in India to serve the following purposes – - To weaken the Hindu societ...
by RamaY
27 Jul 2008 19:18
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Blasts in Ahmedabad
Replies: 743
Views: 54591

Re: Blasts in Ahmedabad

News updates: conspiracy theories: - Are the blasts due to nuke-deal?? an effort to establish that the deal is anti-muslim... infering: it is ok for certain sections of the society to respond with coordinated bomb blasts against a policy decision - Why only BJP ruled states? infering: handiwork of f...
by RamaY
27 Jul 2008 05:36
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Blasts in Ahmedabad
Replies: 743
Views: 54591

Re: Blasts in Ahmedabad

Most civilizations preserve and assimilate histroy to react to current current events and also to shape their future. India on the other disputes its past traditions, histroy not learning and contniue to argue analyze but never to act or react even! Always a deer caught in head lights where inactio...
by RamaY
27 Jul 2008 03:32
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Blasts in Ahmedabad
Replies: 743
Views: 54591

Re: Blasts in Ahmedabad

Now you are talking on the same page. What action do you propose we should take against Pakistan? Couldnt control myself :D Declare war on Pakistan... Dont send any trooops.. just fire off all the Brahmos' we have in stock on Pak's major military/strategic installations within range... the conseque...
by RamaY
27 Jul 2008 02:50
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Blasts in Ahmedabad
Replies: 743
Views: 54591

Re: Blasts in Ahmedabad

Sincere apologies for all "bigotery" remarks... didn't mean to vent my emotions or to suggest a perticular action... Appreciate "Admins" suggestions/remarks... My post was to present the possible scenarios... good to know people dont read the entire post... also nice to know that...
by RamaY
26 Jul 2008 22:20
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Blasts in Ahmedabad
Replies: 743
Views: 54591

Re: Blasts in Ahmedabad

No roits in India please, do it in TSP or Bdesh. Any more loss in India to any one is super duper dumb even if its BRF members idea. Down with such ideas. with sincere apologies for being harsh... Snow garu: I understand your view point... but, do you really believe that we can subdue IM's by attac...
by RamaY
26 Jul 2008 21:55
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Blasts in Ahmedabad
Replies: 743
Views: 54591

Re: Blasts in Ahmedabad

The message is loud and clear... >> To Indian voters: dont vote for BJP/hindu parties... >> BJP govts: if you take action, you will be blamed as Hindu fanatics... if you dont take action you cannot blame others for not taking action... >> Govt India: make sure riots dont brakeout... otherwise you wi...
by RamaY
26 Jul 2008 21:38
Forum: Military Scenarios Archive
Topic: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XI
Replies: 335
Views: 107525

Re: Possible Indian Military Scenarios - XI

PLAAF BASE –49 B - NORTH OF LHASA – 1400 HRS Group captain N eogi studied the just down loaded satellite image of Lhasa region and the massed rows of medium bombers parked on the tarmac . Question to gurus Since it is already clear that war is imminent, why cant we takeout such formations using few...
by RamaY
26 Jul 2008 20:36
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Blasts in Ahmedabad
Replies: 743
Views: 54591

Re: Blasts in Ahmedabad

My thoughts are with all the affected. If Modi-ji is what he is, he should identify and kill the perpetrators in police encounters and catch the political leaders behind it for court trials... show the rest of India how this menace to be handled. Let the center focus on defence and external threats....
by RamaY
22 Jul 2008 18:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 341570

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion: Part IV



Extremely sad to hear this. There is no end to man's cruelty. When will humanity understand this world is not just for themselves?... very sad indeed...
by RamaY
20 Jul 2008 07:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the Great Game and role of India & Asian stability
Replies: 997
Views: 83519

Re: Understanding the Great Game and role of India & Asian stabi

Also explains all those Lords supporting the Kashmir cause in London. The game aint over yet from their side. I used to discuss with a fellow member that the creation of TSP had cutoff India's access to the Middle East which is a natural frontier for India. My thoughts were not fully formed then bu...
by RamaY
18 Jul 2008 02:43
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Nuclear issues - News and Discussion 16 july 2008
Replies: 439
Views: 42531

Re: UPA inches ahead, but it's too close to call

This, if true, is silly of BJP. This UPA Govt's term is now less than a year before elections are due in the normal course. If, to topple this Govt. 10 months ahead of its time, they make a deal to give CM-ship of Jharkhand to Shibu Soren, then I think they are making a very bad deal. Far better to...
by RamaY
17 Jul 2008 01:17
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 2843
Views: 287316

Re: Internal Security Watch

Edited. Ramana
by RamaY
16 Jul 2008 20:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 12577
Views: 563641

Re: Middle East News and Discussion

Kidnapped troops return in coffins from Lebanon Interesting times... The terrorist Israel releases Hamas prisoners in healthy condition after pardoning them so they can continue their holy jihad... and the victim Hamas "refuses to provide details on the condition of the two hostage soldiers un...
by RamaY
15 Jul 2008 18:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 341570

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion: Part IV

Sanjay M: I honestly didn't understand your point above :cry: On one hand you said the time is on Jihadi side meaning we have to lie low for now... but then you say "the more time you give them, the more they will adapt to the methods being used against them" I'm afraid you have a poor gr...
by RamaY
12 Jul 2008 01:57
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Nuke News & Discussion Thread-June 18 2008
Replies: 1456
Views: 116776

Re: Indian Nuke News & Discussion Thread-June 18 2008

Now do you understand the power of Macaulayiteism: even Hindutva is a mfd process. All that is known about Hinduism is what the EI company folks gathered and printed and made us aware. We need to have local thought process based on national aspirations. IOW UPA can be opposed on things other than t...
by RamaY
12 Jul 2008 01:47
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Draft IAEA Safeguards Agreement Discussion
Replies: 258
Views: 30192

Re: Draft IAEA Safeguards Agreement Discussion

My gut feel is that IAEA and NSG drafts will be clean and it is US-123/Hyde that will hold GOI's ball$ (for lack of better analogy)... Why would US want and GOI would allow every tom/D/H decide what India can/should do? There won’t be any additional leverage for US in that scenario... The immediate ...
by RamaY
12 Jul 2008 01:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitical thread
Replies: 3955
Views: 353397

Re: Geopolitical thread - 15

First question: The PRC made its ummah agreements as partof Cold War and its TSP agreement as a sub-set of that to contain India. There is blowback to PRC in Central Asia due to their old proteges. And it is in the strategic province of Sinkiang. IOW PRC cant afford to lose that province. Then ther...
by RamaY
11 Jul 2008 19:17
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Interests
Replies: 1307
Views: 163559

Re: Indian Interests - 7

Mani Dikshit was assassinated (By his enemies or enemies of the Nation?) by an injection that injects a chemical that gives an impression that the victim died of a Heart Attack. Can we get this medical checkup done for the Houri-yat guys when they visit AIIMS next time? I can pick the tab for it......
by RamaY
10 Jul 2008 22:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitical thread
Replies: 3955
Views: 353397

Re: Geopolitical thread - 15

X Post Amit, I don't see that early release would have affected China any - surely the IAEA negotiators included reps of the PRC junta? In fact I don't see what is the PRC game is. The news reports say that China plans to support India's proposal at the NSG. Then why did the Comrades in India commit...
by RamaY
10 Jul 2008 21:19
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Draft IAEA Safeguards Agreement Discussion
Replies: 258
Views: 30192

Re: Draft IAEA Safeguards Agreement Discussion

Amit, I don't see that early release would have affected China any - surely the IAEA negotiators included reps of the PRC junta? In fact I don't see what is the PRC game is. The news reports say that China plans to support India's proposal at the NSG. Then why did the Comrades in India commit polit...
by RamaY
10 Jul 2008 20:20
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Interests
Replies: 1307
Views: 163559

Re: Indian Interests - 7

Rajesh, Continuing our discussion on Laloo/Mulayam/Mayavati/Karunanidhi types... Quoting N.V.Subramanian >> Failed PM Laloo, a by-word for corruption and misgovernance in Bihar, indeed, the man to bring neo-darkness to Bihar, is hailed by the UPA, IIM Ahmedabad, and Wharton for turning around Indian...
by RamaY
10 Jul 2008 04:51
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Nuke News & Discussion Thread-June 18 2008
Replies: 1456
Views: 116776

Re: Indian Nuke News & Discussion Thread-June 18 2008

HERE'S a copy of the safeguards agreement . God bless you Rangudu-ji... you saved commis from committing suicide... I was worried they will die before seeing this agreement, because Pranabda wouldn't show them... 32. Safeguards shall be terminated on a facility listed in the Annex after India and t...
by RamaY
09 Jul 2008 22:54
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Nuke News & Discussion Thread-June 18 2008
Replies: 1456
Views: 116776

Re: Indian Nuke News & Discussion Thread-June 18 2008

Samajwadi MP says 7 will vote against UPA Munawwar Hasan, the Samajwadi Party member of Parliament from Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh is among those from his party who refuse to toe the party line on backing the United Progressive Alliance government on the Indo-US nuclear deal. He told rediff.com...
by RamaY
09 Jul 2008 20:48
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Suicide Attack on Indian Embassy in Kabul
Replies: 383
Views: 38693

Re: Suicide Attack on Indian Embassy in Kabul

1) I feel that Pakis have given India (another?) chance to act. Paki leaders claim they are not behind it. I think India should publicly accept that and state that India will quietly resolve this issue outside of the public eye. Whatever needs to be done to stop this will be done. Pakistan will be ...
by RamaY
09 Jul 2008 04:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Interests
Replies: 1307
Views: 163559

Re: Indian Interests - 7

Asia Times: Delhi carries a small stick Selected quotes: India's burgeoning economic growth, growing foreign exchange reserves, and expanding middle class are necessary but insufficient conditions for India's emergence as a great power. This will require certain fundamental shifts in strategic thin...
by RamaY
08 Jul 2008 19:17
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Suicide Attack on Indian Embassy in Kabul
Replies: 383
Views: 38693

Re: Suicide Attack on Indian Embassy in Kabul

Why did the guard at the embassy compound not shoot at the suspect car, as it sped to raming the CC? Am I missing some thing? Is ther SOP asking guard to open fire on suspicion, why are the two diplomats sharing the car? Fuel saving or hight cost of Fuel? Some babu instructions? Were standard preca...
by RamaY
08 Jul 2008 19:12
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Suicide Attack on Indian Embassy in Kabul
Replies: 383
Views: 38693

Re: Suicide Attack on Indian Embassy in Kabul

Advance apologies if I am repeating my point.... We need to see what are India's interests in helping Afghanistan - - A genuine compassion for Afghans' suffering and interest to help that country revive and achieve socio-economic stability - An effort to deny the strategic-depth that Pakistan is loo...
by RamaY
08 Jul 2008 03:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 341570

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion: Part IV

[/quote] Let's stop all this lazy and self-defeating talk about fighting a "long war". Time is on the jihadi's side, because the more time you give them, the more they will adapt to the methods being used against them. Let's end this jihadi Darwinist dynamic, and destroy them decisively, i...
by RamaY
07 Jul 2008 21:14
Forum: Terrorism Archive
Topic: Suicide Attack on Indian Embassy in Kabul
Replies: 383
Views: 38693

Re: Suicide Attack on Indian Embassy in Kabul

XPost from Afghanistan thread... http://www.expressindia.com/latest-news/28-dead-141-hurt-in-blast-near-Indian-Embassy-in-Kabul/332396/ 28 dead, 141 hurt in blast near Indian Embassy in Kabul Either I am reading too much into theiir difficulties or they are indeed struggling to contain the Taliban. ...
by RamaY
07 Jul 2008 20:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Interests
Replies: 1307
Views: 163559

Re: Indian Interests - 7

XPOST: Wasn't there recently news that Lalu's Railway ministry employs least number of muslims. So here is Lalu's response: Madrasa degree valid for railway jobs: Lalu Sunday, July 6, 2008 (Patna) The Indian Railways have decided to accept Madrasa (Islamic seminary) degrees as valid for its job requ...
by RamaY
07 Jul 2008 18:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Tibet watch
Replies: 646
Views: 75236

Re: Tibet watch - 7

Meanwhile China continues its arrogant warnings (even as Pres Bush has decided to visit Chino so as to not cause affront to the Chinese): http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/China_warns_Dalai_Lama_not_to_disrupt_Beijing_Olympics_/articleshow/3205253.cms Look at the manner in which the barbarians hav...
by RamaY
07 Jul 2008 18:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 341570

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion: Part IV

http://www.expressindia.com/latest-news/28-dead-141-hurt-in-blast-near-Indian-Embassy-in-Kabul/332396/ 28 dead, 141 hurt in blast near Indian Embassy in Kabul Either I am reading too much into theiir difficulties or they are indeed struggling to contain the Taliban. Another 3 to 5 years of this and...
by RamaY
06 Jul 2008 00:15
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Nuke News & Discussion Thread-June 18 2008
Replies: 1456
Views: 116776

Re: Indian Nuke News & Discussion Thread-June 18 2008

Very interesting Nuke deal: What does Indian Muslims say – deal or no deal? http://www.twocircles.net/2008jul03/nuke_deal_what_does_indian_muslims_say_deal_or_no_deal.html I am really getting upset with these trends::: - Sachaar committee: muslims are backward and it is majority populations fault -...
by RamaY
02 Jul 2008 18:39
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Nuke News & Discussion Thread-June 18 2008
Replies: 1456
Views: 116776

Re: Indian Nuke News & Discussion Thread-June 18 2008

I think, you need to reconsider these opinions. Whereas Maoists are certainly a virus, and CPI/M hardly gives any thought to India's national interests, people like Laloo Prasad Yadav and Mayawati are politicians, even leaders, with a mass following and extremely important to keep the connect betwe...
by RamaY
02 Jul 2008 04:59
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (June 8 2008)
Replies: 2768
Views: 363549

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



well... didn't INC come to power claiming India is "NOT" Shining?
by RamaY
02 Jul 2008 04:53
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy and Industry: News and Discussions
Replies: 3933
Views: 510939

Re: The Big Crash 0f 2009

somone was talking about PRC's infra and descipline...

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by RamaY
02 Jul 2008 03:22
Forum: Nuclear Issues Archive
Topic: Indian Nuke News & Discussion Thread-June 18 2008
Replies: 1456
Views: 116776

Re: Indian Nuke News & Discussion Thread-June 18 2008

Admins: pls delete if OT Whether we like it or not, between 2010-2050, the next-gen super powers are USA and China. India cannot aspire to be a superpower atleast for another 20 years unless It solves the problems of - 1. Pakistan/Bangladesh - Population/Islamism/Terrorism 2. Internal cohesiveness -...
by RamaY
27 Jun 2008 23:41
Forum: Military History Archive
Topic: Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw passes away
Replies: 191
Views: 55290

Re: Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw passes away

To the true son of Bharat... Salute to the great soul...

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