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by Rohit_K
04 Dec 2016 02:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016
Replies: 2857
Views: 422813

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016

BSF foils intrusion bid, kills Pakistani intruder http://indianexpress.com/article/india/pakistan-bsf-pakistani-intruder-punjab-international-border-4408872/ BSF has foiled a cross-border intrusion bid after it shot dead a Pakistani intruder at Border Out Post Dhindha in Gurdaspur sector of Punjab....
by Rohit_K
29 Nov 2016 06:23
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016
Replies: 2857
Views: 422813

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016

Peshawar's newly formed police unit attacked, ASI killed http://www.dawn.com/news/1299252/peshawars-newly-formed-police-unit-attacked-asi-killed An officer of the newly formed City Patrolling Police Peshawar was killed and two injured on Monday when unidentified assailants opened fire with an assau...
by Rohit_K
28 Nov 2016 10:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016
Replies: 2857
Views: 422813

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016

Fazlullah announces new TTP Karachi chief https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/168088-Fazlullah-announces-new-TTP-Karachi-chief Amid the law-enforcement agencies’ crackdown on terrorists in Karachi, the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan’s central leadership has chosen a former policeman to lead the banned out...
by Rohit_K
28 Nov 2016 10:35
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016
Replies: 2857
Views: 422813

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016

Karachi: Two killed in Kemari oil tank blast https://www.samaa.tv/pakistan/2016/11/karachi-one-killed-in-kemari-oil-tank-blast/ KARACHI: Two persons were killed when a chemical tank at Karachi’s Kemari oil terminal caught fire. Rescue and fire-fighting operation was underway at the scene. According...
by Rohit_K
28 Nov 2016 10:29
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016
Replies: 2857
Views: 422813

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan- November 7, 2016

Folk singer shot dead by two motorcyclists in KPK http://dailytimes.com.pk/khyber-pakhtunkhwa/27-Nov-16/folk-singer-shot-dead-by-two-motorcyclists SWABI: A folk singer was shot dead by two unidentified motorcyclists on Saturday at Zareen Abad village in Kotha Union Council in the jurisdiction of Ci...
by Rohit_K
18 Nov 2016 09:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Analyzing CPEC
Replies: 1405
Views: 276788

Re: Analyzing CPEC

Pak Senators fear China may use CPEC to enhance trade with India http://www.dawn.com/news/1296886/senators-fear-china-may-use-cpec-to-enhance-trade-with-india ISLAMABAD: Some lawmakers expressed concern on Wednesday over the possible use of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) by China to en...
by Rohit_K
06 Nov 2016 09:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016
Replies: 2846
Views: 370352

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016

Army major shot dead in Islamabad http://www.dawn.com/news/1294190/army-major-shot-dead-in-islamabad ISLAMABAD: A major of the Pakistan Army was shot dead by gunmen who stormed his residence in Sector I-8/4 here on Thursday. Maj Zeeshan Naseem’s wife answered the door and found a man standing outsi...
by Rohit_K
04 Nov 2016 07:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016
Replies: 2846
Views: 370352

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016

13 killed as 12 cars collide on motorway At least 13 persons were killed and over 70 others injured on Thursday when 12 cars and a bus collided into each other on the Islamabad-Lahore Motorway, police said. The accident occurred on the busy motorway near Hafizabad when 12 cars crashed into each oth...
by Rohit_K
02 Nov 2016 09:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016
Replies: 2846
Views: 370352

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016

IED claims army major's life, injures six in Waziristan http://dailytimes.com.pk/pakistan/02-Nov-16/ied-claims-army-majors-life-injures-six-in-waziristan WANA: In an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) explosion in South Waziristan Agency, a Pakistan army major was killed and six soldiers were injure...
by Rohit_K
02 Nov 2016 06:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016
Replies: 2846
Views: 370352

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016

Two PTI workers allegedly killed by police shelling near Swabi interchange http://dunyanews.tv/en/Pakistan/359170-Two-PTI-workers-allegedly-killed-by-police-shellin SWABI (Dunya News) – Atleast two Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) workers were allegedly killed from police’s shelling near Swabi interc...
by Rohit_K
30 Oct 2016 07:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016
Replies: 2846
Views: 370352

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016

salaam wrote:ISPR
Lt Col Shahid fell into ditch & embraced shahadat. Routes were blocked with containers

Twitter


Probably tried tightrope walking on top of M1's jersey barrier

http://i.dawn.com/large/2016/10/5814ee86bc5e9.jpg
by Rohit_K
30 Oct 2016 07:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016
Replies: 2846
Views: 370352

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016

5 Shias killed as gunmen target gathering in Karachi http://nation.com.pk/national/29-Oct-2016/5-killed-as-gunmen-target-shia-gathering-in-karachi At least five persons were killed and many others injured after two unidentified miscreants targeted mourners gathered in Nazimabad area in connection w...
by Rohit_K
26 Oct 2016 07:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016
Replies: 2846
Views: 370352

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016

Gunmen kill four in Balochistan https://www.thenews.com.pk/latest/159823-Gunmen-kill-four-in-Balochistan# MASTUNG: At least four people were killed and another injured in a firing incident in Mastung district of Balochistan province on Tuesday, according to police. The police said the shooting took...
by Rohit_K
26 Oct 2016 07:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016
Replies: 2846
Views: 370352

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016

Case solved. Terror plan made in Delhi, PM told http://nation.com.pk/national/26-Oct-2016/terror-plan-made-in-delhi-pm-told Quetta - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday chaired a high-legal emergent meeting at the Governor’s House to chalk out a new strategy to save the provincial metropolitan ci...
by Rohit_K
24 Oct 2016 05:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016
Replies: 2846
Views: 370352

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016

Rangers personnel allegedly killed by colleague in Karachi https://www.geo.tv/latest/118540-Rangers-personnel-killed-in-dispute-with-fellow-Rangers KARACHI: A Rangers personnel was allegedly shot to death in a personal dispute with another Rangers man near Gulshan-e-Iqbal K.D.A. Scheme on Sunday, s...
by Rohit_K
24 Oct 2016 05:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016
Replies: 2846
Views: 370352

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-13 June,2016

Didn't see this being posted last week: Teenager killed in blast outside Imambargah in Karachi, 15 others injured https://www.geo.tv/latest/118088-One-killed-15-including-women-injured-in-Karachi-Imambargah-blast KARACHI: A 13-year-old identified as Faraz was killed while 18 including women and chil...
by Rohit_K
23 Oct 2016 10:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indus Water Treaty
Replies: 3161
Views: 441538

Re: Indus Water Treaty

China's CGGC-CMEC consortium has achieved a TBM breakthrough for Neelum-Jhelum hydroelectric project's 10 km left headrace tunnel https://www.facebook.com/anas.bilal.581/posts/1307004946000498 Contract was awarded in 2007. Project map: https://media.licdn.com/mpr/mpr/shrinknp_800_800/AAEAAQAAAAAAAAJ...
by Rohit_K
30 Apr 2016 22:04
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

With Namma's news all over India, CMRL under pressure ran a train through the underground corridor :D Images: http://themetrorailguy.com/2016/04/29/chennai-metros-train-enters-underground-section-for-the-1st-time/ Hindu : According to officials of Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL), the train was ope...
by Rohit_K
30 Apr 2016 10:00
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

^^ inauguration images from April 29: http://themetrorailguy.com/2016/04/30/p ... augurated/

Commercial operations started today at 6 am.
by Rohit_K
08 Apr 2016 06:57
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Lots going on in this sector. Recent updates from metro rail guy Ahmedabad MEGA Invites Bids for Ahmedabad Metro’s 6.83 km Underground Section Bangalore 1. CMRS Gives Clearance to Bangalore Metro’s EW Underground Section 2. [Pics] CMRS Inspects Bangalore Metro’s EW Underground Section Chennai 1. L&a...
by Rohit_K
22 Feb 2016 20:04
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Bangalore Another miss: Metro journey 60ft under unlikely in March The March launch was a promise Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation (BMRC) made as recently as in January . But it's “hoping to clear all testsscrutiny by the end of March“. BMRC officials, however, said civil works are on schedule.Prade...
by Rohit_K
20 Feb 2016 09:26
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Recent updates: Trivandrum/Kozhikode Foundation Stones for Trivandrum & Kozhikode Metros to be Laid Feb 28-29 Kolkata Afcons Begins Lowering TBM Parts at Howrah Maidan Station East-West eyes easy route to airport Metro boosts 5-min cycle KMRC Invites Bids to Install Platform Screen Doors Lucknow...
by Rohit_K
26 Jan 2016 09:35
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Recent updates from diff sources: Ahmedabad Gujarat CM Lays Foundation Stone For Ahmedabad Metro’s Line 2 MEGA Invites Tenders to Procure 96 Coaches for Ahmedabad Metro Bangalore Metro phase-2 on track as land acquisition begins Metro proposes two-wheelers on hire for last-mile connectivity Chennai ...
by Rohit_K
26 Jan 2016 09:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Jan 24, 2016
Replies: 2851
Views: 155895

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Jan 24, 2

Maybe this should go in the “Oppression of Minorities in Pakistan” thread. After the endangered houbaras, even the endangered pangolins can't live with H&D. Pangolin shot by security guard in Karachi passes away KARACHI: Hours after a security guard shot a pangolin five times in Karachi on Sunda...
by Rohit_K
21 Jan 2016 06:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Nov 21, 2015
Replies: 2868
Views: 144329

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Nov 21, 2

World's most professional army's spokesperson being professional in yesterday's press meet:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gTLn0B0NCqg#t=15m25s

Shows massive underlying frustration & takleef.
by Rohit_K
12 Jan 2016 09:28
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

No details, just a sentence from a speech that has turned into a headline:

KTR: Hyderabad Metro Rail to be extended by 200 km

A few pages ago, he had announced a 83 km Phase 2, so either this is pre-election BS or they're cooking a grander plan.
by Rohit_K
12 Jan 2016 09:25
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Bangalore Metro's January Newsletter has been published: http://www.bmrc.co.in/pdf/news/Jan2016.pdf TMRG has posted his analysis here: Bangalore Metro – January 2016 Tunneling Update excerpt: Like the month of November, in December – apart from TBM Godavari making solid progress, the rest 2 TBMs (Ka...
by Rohit_K
12 Jan 2016 09:23
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Odd-even days help Metro rake in moolah from NCR New Delhi: Delhi Metro seems to be emerging as the top choice for NCR commuters. Over the past week of the odd-even scheme, stations in the NCR saw a hike in the ridership, some by as much as 52%. "The percentage increase in the ridership from t...
by Rohit_K
12 Jan 2016 09:20
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Your Cell Phone May Not Work in Bangalore Metro Tunnels BENGALURU: With the Phase-I of Namma Metro heading towards a June 2016 launch deadline, an aspect that is going to hit commuters is that no facilities have been made for mobile connectivity for the entire underground corridor. The underground ...
by Rohit_K
11 Jan 2016 06:30
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

True that. In Hyderabad, the ruling party has taken over all metro pillars for the upcoming GHMC elections. I do not believe they took HMR's permission.

http://i.imgur.com/luXzTEv.png

:evil:
by Rohit_K
10 Jan 2016 09:28
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Delhi: New metro time limits to prevent loitering at stations The DMRC has set new travel time limits for commuter journey length to prevent loitering at stations, and failing to adhere to which will attract a penalty. Commuters travelling a distance for which the fare is up to Rs 18 (approximately...
by Rohit_K
10 Jan 2016 09:18
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Kashi - The metro line on either side of the river is is underground with no space to build a ramp to make it elevated.

Tunneling 450m can take anywhere from 2-6 months for each tunnel. Constructing a bridge will take more time.
by Rohit_K
07 Jan 2016 20:43
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

SC calls for space on Metro for rich New Delhi, Jan. 5: The "Mercedes" class left squirming by Delhi's odd-even car rationing today received sympathy from the Supreme Court, which suggested that Metro trains earmark premium seats where the affluent can sit "dignified" at a price...
by Rohit_K
07 Jan 2016 20:42
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

when it flows full speed at max levels, doesn't these pillars be designed fluid-dynamically to divert the water flows at the base? I sent a message to TMRG and he replied back with this image which shows some kind of external structure with rounded edges? installed at the base of the pillars within...
by Rohit_K
06 Jan 2016 21:42
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

To add to the mix: Karnataka government trying to revive Light Rail Transit network for Bengaluru BENGALURU: Never short on ambition, the Karnataka government is trying to revive a six-year-old project to provide a 40-km Light Rail Transit (LRT) network for Bengaluru, this time by seeking private in...
by Rohit_K
06 Jan 2016 21:38
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Navi Mumbai’s Metro Line Under Construction at Panchanand This is where the depot line splits up into 2 viaducts (entry & exit) and joins the main line to allow easy movement of trains to/from the depot. http://themetrorailguy.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/NaviMumbaiMetroSV2-600x390.png This p...
by Rohit_K
06 Jan 2016 21:22
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Hyderabad Metro Rail To Be Extended To Yadadri Shrine: Managing Director NALGONDA: Hyderabad Metro Rail service would be extended to the famous hill shrine of Yadadri in Nalgonda district for the convenience of the devotees. "In view of the heavy rush of pilgrims to the Yadadri temple, the Met...
by Rohit_K
06 Jan 2016 21:15
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

Supratik is right. In global tenders like these, it's entirely dependent on the company on how & from where they'd like to deliver the trains.
by Rohit_K
05 Jan 2016 21:06
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Mass Rapid Transit in India
Replies: 1486
Views: 162657

Re: Mass Rapid Transit in India

2nd TBM Starts Tunneling on Delhi Metro’s Naraina Vihar – Mayapuri Shaft Section 3 weeks after the J Kumar-CRTG JV’s Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) #1 began its initial drive from Naraina Vihar to the Mayapuri shaft for the 58.596 km Pink line, TBM #2 has also now started its journey behind it! Before...

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