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by member_29172
25 Oct 2015 18:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 4509
Views: 861892

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

srin wrote:Your two points are contradictory ! If they aren't reliable, then why not put it in public ? :lol:

Because we are potentially on a two front war and putting out such moronic reports puts us on a weak spot? Perception matters as much as reality
by member_29172
25 Oct 2015 18:12
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India's R&D in Defence DRDO, PSUs and Private Sector
Replies: 4509
Views: 861892

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

CAG reports aren't very reliable according to some so take it with a grain of salt. And it's an incredibly moronic move on CAG's part to actually publicize such supposed shortcomings in the public forum. These kind of matters should be discussed with armed forces and MOD and appropriate actions shou...
by member_29172
25 Oct 2015 09:41
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1312
Views: 217210

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

China premier says 7 percent growth goal never set in stone China has never said the economy absolutely must grow seven percent this year, Premier Li Keqiang said in comments reported by the government late on Saturday, adding that he had faith in the country's ability to overcome its economic diffi...
by member_29172
25 Oct 2015 05:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Re: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 416
Views: 39428

Re: J&K News and Discussion-2015

lol srinagar court means jack$hit in determining it's statehood. The statehood is determined by Indian constitution and the general consensus. The only thing that's wrong with j&k is article 370, it goes against the fundamental right of an Indian citizen to go and live anywhere in the country wi...
by member_29172
24 Oct 2015 23:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: BR Forum Feedback
Replies: 1035
Views: 113864

Re: BR Forum Feedback

Depends what you mean by jingoism and "south china sea angst". china's tantrums are real and if they aren't put in place, they will start asking for Indian ocean as well. It may be just a silly fight for you but it's serious business.The eminent intellectuals and their opinions aren't wort...
by member_29172
24 Oct 2015 23:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Islamism & Islamophobia Abroad - News & Analysis (9-8-2014)
Replies: 3929
Views: 496394

Re: Islamism & Islamophobia Abroad - News & Analysis (9-8-20

Well, Gandhi said a lot of things you know, sometimes it's surprising even to me.

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Truly a visionary of our times :mrgreen:
by member_29172
24 Oct 2015 22:43
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Urban Development and Public Policy Discussion
Replies: 516
Views: 84050

Re: Indian Urban Development and Public Policy Discussion

Navi Mumbai, Naya Raipur, Nayi Dilli, Pune to some extent, Chandigarh
and these are in the last 50ish years, there are more if you go back
by member_29172
24 Oct 2015 07:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Relations : News and Discussion- II
Replies: 4037
Views: 256991

Re: India-US Relations : News and Discussion- II

Strange stuff from the free of the land, brave of the free or something like that.. America’s Most Desperate: Why are 50 Million Americans Starving? Americans live in the world’s wealthiest nation yet close to 50 million struggle to put food on the table. Compounding this is Washington’s apathy towa...
by member_29172
24 Oct 2015 06:24
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: PAK-FA and FGFA: News & Discussion - June 2014
Replies: 2777
Views: 418613

Re: PAK-FA and FGFA Thread - June 2014

FGFA is a mess, just buy 10 or 20 and start the work on AMCA, that's what matters not this annoying project that has turned into another cash cow for russians. Previous reports have repeatedly stated that no significant TOT took place and India was pretty much kept out of the project altogether. The...
by member_29172
24 Oct 2015 05:29
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 740532

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

There have been many people, here and outside the forum, who've been doubting about the innovation and entrepreneural capabilties of Indian youths, well some news in that direction India Is The Youngest Startup Nation In The World; Over 80,000 Jobs Created In 2014-15: NASSCOM The National Associatio...
by member_29172
24 Oct 2015 05:25
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3806
Views: 352796

Re: Indian Education System

Slaving away in some american company isn't exactly something one would call being "counted". Plus IIT munnas are some of the pampered bunch by job selection committees, parents, society... what pressure are these munnas facing exactly? other than annoying aunties
by member_29172
24 Oct 2015 05:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion
Replies: 1704
Views: 228770

Re: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion

nepal as another Indian state doesnt add much to India. but nepal as an independent but firmly pro-India country would be a big gain for us. it's something we should be able to manage otherwise we have no job playing power games. Nepal is a resource rich country, mostly Hindu, has similar culture. ...
by member_29172
23 Oct 2015 20:37
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Weather Forecast & Current Climate Conditions
Replies: 220
Views: 30813

Re: Weather Forecast & Current Climate Conditions

WEATHER FORECAST FOR OCTOBER 24 ACROSS INDIA http://images.skymetweather.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/WEATHER-SYSTEM-IN-INDIA-23-10-2015-429.jpg http://www.skymetweather.com/content/weather-news-and-analysis/weather-forecast-news-updates-for-india/ Weather systems across the country A cyc...
by member_29172
23 Oct 2015 20:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 410682

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

US not interested in winning ‘War on Terror’: Ex-Afghan Pres. http://www.worldbulletin.net/haber/165420/us-not-interested-in-winning-war-on-terror-ex-afghan-pres Sophie Shevardnadze: His Excellency Hamid Karzai, the former President of Afghanistan, welcome to the show, it's great to have you back. ...
by member_29172
23 Oct 2015 07:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015
Replies: 4573
Views: 740532

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Aug 26 2015

Four major domestic brands are joining hands to set up units at the country’s first phone manufacturing hub – Sri Venkateshwara Mobile and Electronics Manufacturing Cluster – coming up in Tirupati. Micromax, Celkon, Karbonn and Lava will invest ₹2,000 crore in phases in the 120-acre hub located nea...
by member_29172
23 Oct 2015 06:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indo-UK News and Discussion - April 2013
Replies: 3962
Views: 367477

Re: Indo-UK news-Aug 2015

How much was the briturd aid to India again? you know the aid that ran our military, space program, paid my and your electricity bill while also taking care of our pensions? Indian students 3rd in generating London's revenue LONDON: Indian students in London were the third largest revenue generator ...
by member_29172
23 Oct 2015 06:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05, 2015
Replies: 2850
Views: 182599

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05,

These are the pakis we need to pappi-jhappi with... Balochistan: Community Leaders Call on Indian Government for Support New Delhi: The demand for freedom of Balochistan from Pakistan is gaining momentum and the leaders of Baloch independence are looking up to the neighbouring India for moral and di...
by member_29172
23 Oct 2015 05:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion
Replies: 3997
Views: 410682

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion

It's in India's interest to take back puki land, phase by phase. It's our land, always has been. pukies are just squatters, an islamic extension of the arabs in our territory and they have no reason to exist. It's a tall order, but it's something that needs to be given a thought.
by member_29172
23 Oct 2015 05:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)
Replies: 4734
Views: 378808

Re: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)

Will India Become the Next Big Player in the Syrian War? Syria recently renewed its call for India to play an active role in resolving the conflict there. While India has thus far preferred to stand on the side-lines, evolving dynamics in the Middle East could compel it to develop a more assertive a...
by member_29172
23 Oct 2015 05:26
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India and the United Nations
Replies: 13
Views: 1865

Re: India and the United Nations

Just reading this thread is kinda disappointing, so many stupid and counter productive suggestions, it seems we as people lack the cunning and selfishness to maintain our national interests. A country seeking UN Veto power needs to be street smart and cunning enough to carve out it's interests above...
by member_29172
23 Oct 2015 05:11
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India and the United Nations
Replies: 13
Views: 1865

Re: India and the United Nations

Well, money talks, this chai-biskoot sessions and unnecessary friendly gestures to moronic countries is a waste of time, throw some money and they'll lap upto you quite quick, or atleast it looks like it Chinese bribed top official to stall UN reforms? http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Chines...
by member_29172
22 Oct 2015 08:18
Forum:
Topic: BR Mainsite 2.0 : Volunteers Wanted
Replies: 133
Views: 0

Re: BR Mainsite 2.0 : Volunteers Wanted

I can help with editing stuff and finding useful info on army systems. I will be fairly free for the next two months. I am in middle of a project that doesn't require my attention that much so I can slack off and devote atleast an hour, 3 days a week. If someone wants to include me in this, I'd be h...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 23:39
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion
Replies: 1704
Views: 228770

Re: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion

Why not make Nepal an Indian protectorate/State? I hope MHA takes this seriously. Good suggestion! Why don't you lead an army to conquer Nepal and make it a state of India? :roll: Sure, I am heading there next saturdin wanna come? :D good thing we don't even need vijja bijja, no time lost on paper ...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 22:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion
Replies: 1704
Views: 228770

Re: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion

Why not make Nepal an Indian protectorate/State? It's the perfect size, plus most states get to keep their culture while learning a new one at the same time. It ensures Nepal remains stable, gets economic growth it needs, keeps the maoist takeover threat away and won't use Nepal as a springboard for...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 21:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05, 2015
Replies: 2850
Views: 182599

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan-Sept 05,

good to know the entire film industry isn't infected with the pappi-jhappi dengue yet
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 21:51
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)
Replies: 4734
Views: 378808

Re: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)

is being gay punishable in KSA ? I guess thats why those in royal family who want that lifestyle prefer to hang out in the west. ah but he's a prince and he can do whatever he wants no? does that not include cave explorations of the other kind? :mrgreen: :(( Btw, no, it's a criminal offense in reli...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 21:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions
Replies: 4035
Views: 430783

Re: LCA Tejas: News and Discussions

srai wrote:^^^

As the saying goes, war is good for business.


Only if you have billions to burn, that kinda money would be better invested in our infrstructure and public health institutions than blowing it on middle eastern or afghan tribals
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 20:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion
Replies: 897
Views: 128356

Re: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discuss

Canada is institutionally one of the most anti-India, or India-averse, countries on earth. Without being aggressively anti-India. The problem starts with education, of course. India as a distinct culture is not taught, nor is the vital anti-colonialism. The latter would definitely make Canada hugel...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 20:22
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)
Replies: 4734
Views: 378808

Re: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)

http://tribune.com.pk/story/976613/i-am-a-prince-and-i-do-what-i-want-said-drugged-up-saudi-royal/ "Money and /or Blackmail Diplomacy " At Play Here? :roll: <snip> Can't the host country kick him out and confisticate his million dollar property? It should be fairly easy to do if he doesn'...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 20:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)
Replies: 4734
Views: 378808

Re: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)

And we have a few more players joining in to the great middle eastern orgy (well, middle western for us Indians but still...) http://www.worldbulletin.net/todays-news/165515/sudanese-egyptian-troops-en-route-to-yemen Sudanese, Egyptian troops en route to Yemen Troops expected to arrive in Aden later...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 20:07
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)
Replies: 4734
Views: 378808

Re: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)

looks like Houthis are willing to back off but the constant bombing is preventing them from doing so... http://www.albawaba.com/loop/here%E2%80%99s-houthis%E2%80%99-letter-un-agreeing-pull-out-sanaa-yemen-757278 On Monday the Yemeni government agreed to negotiations with Houthis again, weeks after t...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 20:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)
Replies: 4734
Views: 378808

Re: West Asia News and Discussions (YEMEN, gulf)

US profiting out of other's misery as usual? US to sell Saudi Arabia four warships worth over $11 billion The administration of US President Barack Obama has approved a deal worth billions of dollars to sell Saudi Arabia four advanced warships. The US Defense Department said on Tuesday that it has n...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 19:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-SAARC: News and Analysis
Replies: 69
Views: 6417

Re: India-SAARC: News and Analysis

Meh, as if the economically and intellectually bankrupt pukies would actually contribute anything to the conference anyways. They should stick to begging and wh0ring themselves out to the next country that comes along. I am surprised those pigs were even invited.
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 19:38
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3094
Views: 343411

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

The old fart is farting away because he knows he can't do anythinng else. Ending the nuisance called pukistn and getting our land back should be our main priority, not taking these schiziophrenic ramblings as a serious threat from pukeland. These high and mighty grass eating cartoons don't even know...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 18:35
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015
Replies: 1312
Views: 217210

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : April 20 2015

Aren't anti dumping laws against wto as well? what if it's proven that the junk that reaches our shores is harmful to our citizens? And who follows wto rules anyways? most of these organisations are toothless and servile to westerners. It's a two edge sword it seems.
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 18:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indo-UK News and Discussion - April 2013
Replies: 3962
Views: 367477

Re: Indo-UK news-Aug 2015

No, it's something my folks said they saw on the BBC last Friday or so. I haven't seen it myself, but I can guess the tenor and slant it would have. I just want some confirmation. I wonder if it's some old 'documentary' the BBC dredged up on Friday or Saturday early, to fill in time and smear India...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 18:01
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indo-UK News and Discussion - April 2013
Replies: 3962
Views: 367477

Re: Indo-UK news-Aug 2015

well, bbc and sincerity rarely go together, anything british and sincerity rarely go together. It's typically a pathetic quest to show how the high and mighty "umpire" is still alive and kicking, never mind the fact that the tiny briturd island has been reduced to a pet dog of their former...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 09:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Evolution of Indian Strategic Thought-1
Replies: 609
Views: 61275

Re: Evolution of Indian Strategic Thought-1

An interesting article that articulates in some 400 words, what members here have known for long. These elite cabals of intellectuals are detrimental to India and it's interests. Boutique Liberal Activism: Has our freedom of expression really been suppressed? http://www.dnaindia.com/analysis/standpo...
by member_29172
21 Oct 2015 08:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Evolution of Indian Strategic Thought-1
Replies: 609
Views: 61275

Re: Evolution of Indian Strategic Thought-1

In Indian context criminality should be punished for that is Dharma. Forgiving criminality because it was committed by political rivals is asinine. NaMo was elected unlike Julius Caesar who seized power by military means of conquest. The people elected NaMo to restore justice. Also Lootyens has alr...

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