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by ricky_v
21 Jun 2020 11:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 5664
Views: 1138311

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

Probably not the right thread, if there is a china watch thread, shift there https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/2020/06/torrential-rains-in-china-cause-2-9-billion-in-damage/ https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/pics/0620_China_precip_jun2020.png orrential June downpours inundating southeast C...
by ricky_v
17 Jun 2020 16:57
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 1034319

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Lads from here on out, please post with sources and proof, lets keep our calm we have been through this before with balakot
by ricky_v
17 Jun 2020 14:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 1034319

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

^^ffs, let the goi take a stance first. Imagining scenarios and debating inadequacy of actions taken therein does good to nobody.
by ricky_v
17 Jun 2020 12:07
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Cyber Warfare Discussion
Replies: 375
Views: 82311

Re: Indian Cyber Warfare Discussion

Using this thread so as to not pollute the other one. Why is it so vital anyway for the general populace to get minute-by-minute detail? At the end of the day, the centre is going to come out and set records straight and that will be the only fact, though we may get it a bit slow. Along the way, you...
by ricky_v
17 Jun 2020 11:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion
Replies: 1704
Views: 228458

Re: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion

Not a problem lisa sir, https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/06/firing-nepal-india-border-leaves-dead-strained-ties-200612104607012.html Nepali border guards have opened fire after a group of Indians crossed the frontier, killing one man and wounding two, police said. About 30 Indians crossed nearly ...
by ricky_v
16 Jun 2020 20:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020
Replies: 8042
Views: 1034319

Re: India's Border Security with China and Pakistan-2020

Gents, report facts only from verified sources and ease on the what should have been scenarios, that comes later when things settle down and the members can armchair the hell out of it. Also, to the members posting nonsense about the armed forces and actual ex top brass, either lurk more before post...
by ricky_v
16 Jun 2020 05:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 1652
Views: 265690

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2020/06/lebanon-protests-dollar-inflation-exchange-rate-central-bank.html , thousands of Lebanese from all walks of life and sects poured into the streets of Beirut and nearly every other major city in Lebanon the night of June 11. They set fire to banks, ...
by ricky_v
15 Jun 2020 14:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion
Replies: 1704
Views: 228458

Re: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion

https://in.nepalembassy.gov.np/trade-and-commerce/ Bilateral trade takes place generally in Indian rupees, but Nepal’s central bank maintains a list of items that can be imported from India in dollars. Currently, there are about 100 items on the list. Indian rupee is convertible in all banks and fi...
by ricky_v
12 Jun 2020 06:07
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 6230
Views: 1421792

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Every time the discussion of crude comes up it is always assumed that the only THE ONLY usage for it is to drive automobiles, it is like the field of petrochemicals does not exist. Petrochemicals? What are petrochemicals? https://slideplayer.com/slide/4323946/14/images/4/Structure+of+the+Petrochemic...
by ricky_v
11 Jun 2020 06:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5797
Views: 836211

Re: Understanding the US - Again

https://is2.4chan.org/pol/1591813225103.jpg https://www.thestranger.com/slog/2020/06/10/43880223/the-capitol-hill-autonomous-zone-renames-expands-and-adds-film-programming The six-block radius around Seattle's East Precinct began life as "Free Capitol Hill" on Monday, after the Seattle Po...
by ricky_v
11 Jun 2020 05:38
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 6230
Views: 1421792

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

https://i.ibb.co/QmXTkQ2/trade1.png Not a problem Ambar sir, here is the other side for a complete perspective. Note on listing: 1)Cement is Salt; sulphur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lime and cement 2) Slag/ash is ores, slag, ash 3) Leather is Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) ...
by ricky_v
10 Jun 2020 17:57
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 6230
Views: 1421792

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

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Couple of notes on the article description:
1) Electronics is with electrical
2) Machinery includes mostly mechanical, boiler and nuclear components
3) Other chem is rare earth metals mostly
by ricky_v
10 Jun 2020 02:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion
Replies: 1704
Views: 228458

Re: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion

I sincerely apologise if posting articles from yashwant sinha, a former tall leader of the ruling party, an ex- beauracrat is giving offense; kindly report the post to admins as such. Further, make it a bannable offense to post articles not conforming to viewpoints so that your eyes are not sullied...
by ricky_v
09 Jun 2020 10:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion
Replies: 1704
Views: 228458

Re: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion

https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/resume-dialogue-with-nepal-now/article31781370.ece In a statement, the Nepalese Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed regret at India’s move. It said, “As per the Sugauli Treaty (1816), all the territories east of Kali (Mahakali) River, including Limpiyadhura,...
by ricky_v
08 Jun 2020 14:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 3490
Views: 656948

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

eic stuff https://www.nybooks.com/articles/2020/06/11/british-pillage-of-india/ The salary was hardly an incentive. In the 1720s junior clerks, or “writers,” received just £5 per year, not enough to live on in Bengal or Madras and a pittance when set against the handsome 8 percent annual dividend th...
by ricky_v
05 Jun 2020 06:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5797
Views: 836211

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Well, i only discuss these things because i understand that the destabilization is not enough in magnitude, though there are ingredients to keep it lit for a long time and to drive a knife in any and all cracks visible or not. The other is to use this forum so that the members drive fud in the us pu...
by ricky_v
04 Jun 2020 07:45
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 10196
Views: 1410647

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Homicide or riot is a big distinction, how is it perceived in wider india? I am using the same yardstick for nda-3 as for the upa, they lost the plot in mumbai countless times and many other times in india and the public was up in arms against them, curiously mentioning the same for nda seems sacril...
by ricky_v
04 Jun 2020 06:02
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 10196
Views: 1410647

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Not sure why Amit Shah should be laughed at ? The police have arrested Tahir Hussain and his brother, they are still in custody pending trial. There was definitely intelligence failure leading to the riots but the government also had its handful preventing riots in other cities, managing Trump's vi...
by ricky_v
04 Jun 2020 05:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 5329
Views: 929718

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

^^ I think hinduism as a whole should get not enmeshed in the virus of the west, otherwise it may travel backwards and the usage of swastika in india may be banned for being offensive to certain people. The west is too far removed now for any religion to help, in their 60 year defined worldview out ...
by ricky_v
03 Jun 2020 19:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 10196
Views: 1410647

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

^^ which is why AS must be laughed at whenever he talks about strong action for hindus; here is a case where a person was murdered in a barbaric manner in a 100 km radius from the hms seat of power, not to mention the juggad arsenal placements designated for damage and indicating poor intelligence i...
by ricky_v
03 Jun 2020 07:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5797
Views: 836211

Re: Understanding the US - Again

White nationalist claim is in Minnesota. De Blasio is in NY. Claim is not that all demonstrators in all places are white nationalists. It is possible white nationalists also blended in and participated in the riots in some places along with Antifa and ordinary criminals. Rony sir, why would nationa...
by ricky_v
03 Jun 2020 07:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5797
Views: 836211

Re: Understanding the US - Again

In the past 3 months the us public has cycled through these phases: 1) Trump is racist for closing borders 2) All sars-2 deaths are on trump, he didnt close the borders on time 3) The military and police are the real heroes keeping us guarded from crazy disease spreaders 4) The police is racist and ...
by ricky_v
02 Jun 2020 12:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5797
Views: 836211

Re: Understanding the US - Again

the funny thing is that euros did not resort to violence either in 92 la riots, leaving that to rooftop koreans, nor this time, with jungle catholic wetbacks battling it out with perpetual-opressed anglican kangz. You always hear americans with muh 2nd ammendment and muh guns and this is the first t...
by ricky_v
02 Jun 2020 08:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5797
Views: 836211

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Here lads, enjoy the fun minneadishu https://youtu.be/RxMIr-s_Xug https://youtu.be/iU1AFSYxbSk nyc https://youtu.be/rkbE6lQM3E4 https://youtu.be/DXeFaohim_Y la https://youtu.be/MGwQZfrdl8Y https://youtu.be/mGv33eBW5OI philly [url]fox29.com/live[/url] dc https://youtu.be/0i1LCT7CA1c multistreams http...
by ricky_v
02 Jun 2020 06:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5797
Views: 836211

Re: Understanding the US - Again

US is proper lol right now, anyone thinking that they can withstand any sort of military action right now is smoking powerful stuff; cleetus uprising is also cancelled, all the white women protecting black men from being arrested and city soiboys protesting who look as they have never lifted anythin...
by ricky_v
30 May 2020 08:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5797
Views: 836211

Re: Understanding the US - Again

live from nyc, watch this madlad trolling protesters

other good streams doomtube and gloomtube
https://dlive.tv/GloomTube
https://dlive.tv/DOOMTUBE
by ricky_v
30 May 2020 07:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5797
Views: 836211

Re: Understanding the US - Again

another night of riots in many places little mogadishu, nyc, cnn centre in atlanta, the only problem is there is not a single stream of all these in one places, i am juggling 3 streams at this time
by ricky_v
29 May 2020 17:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 9716
Views: 1139042

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

IndraD wrote:thank you so much, is it possible to read articles on WSJ, Telegraph UK using this method?

Absolutely sir, just paste the url into the required area in archive.is and the entire article will he displayed.
by ricky_v
29 May 2020 09:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5797
Views: 836211

Re: Understanding the US - Again

great streams to while away time



added later from different viewpoint
by ricky_v
29 May 2020 07:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 9716
Views: 1139042

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

if you do not want to patronize media but are curious as to what they say, save link with archive.is .Here is the entire article on http://archive.is/MV18A
by ricky_v
29 May 2020 07:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5797
Views: 836211

Re: Understanding the US - Again

I feel like tony in scarface,am always pulled back here. Anyways, for your viewing pleasure; atleast the motive of looting is bringing citizens together https://nationalpostcom.files.wordpress.com/2020/05/afp_1sc12h-e1590591158390.jpg?quality=80&strip=all&w=780 https://www.click2houston.com/...
by ricky_v
25 May 2020 06:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4823
Views: 507430

Re: Deterrence

https://www.defensenews.com/2020/05/21/us-russia-new-start-talks-starting-says-envoy/ Arms control envoy Marshall Billingslea announced Thursday he is in nascent talks with his Russian counterpart, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov. The news comes a month after Moscow signaled readiness to inc...
by ricky_v
24 May 2020 09:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 10196
Views: 1410647

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

I remember talking to a person sometime before 2014 and the statement was that everybody would be happy with a pm who works at even 30% efficiency and no corruption, which sounded odd to me, where we should expect upwards of 100% from such an authority always, such was the low bar with which mms lef...
by ricky_v
23 May 2020 15:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Positive News from the USA
Replies: 3079
Views: 244442

Re: Positive News from the USA

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/michigan-dam-failures-evacuations-flooding-state-of-emergency/ Rapidly rising water overtook dams and forced the evacuation of about 10,000 people in central Michigan, where the governor said one downtown could be "under approximately 9 feet of water" by Wedne...
by ricky_v
23 May 2020 14:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5797
Views: 836211

Re: Understanding the US - Again

https://thehill.com/homenews/administration/499275-trump-admin-has-looked-at-conducting-first-us-nuclear-test-since-90s Members of the Trump administration have explored conducting the first U.S. nuclear test since 1992 in a move that would mark a reversal from a decades-long freeze on such tests. ...
by ricky_v
23 May 2020 10:11
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread - June 2015
Replies: 952
Views: 201345

Re: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread - June 2015

A dated article https://aeon.co/essays/has-progress-in-science-and-technology-come-to-a-halt Yet there once was an age when speculation matched reality. It spluttered to a halt more than 40 years ago. Most of what has happened since has been merely incremental improvements upon what came before. Tha...

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