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by ricky_v
23 May 2020 08:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread - June 2015
Replies: 952
Views: 201778

Re: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread - June 2015

https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/french-german-european-recovery-plan-proposal-by-anatole-kaletsky-2020-05 The scope for such compromises suggests the EU could readily agree on a powerful recovery plan that preserves all three essential elements of the Merkel-Macron proposal: bonds issu...
by ricky_v
20 May 2020 07:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion
Replies: 1704
Views: 228962

Re: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion

I have a different viewpoint on the way india treats its neighbours: masterful inactivity inducement. Both pakistan and nepal are caught in a time-warp of sorts and they will continue in that state till india understands what to do with them and/or has the resources for any eventuality and its fallo...
by ricky_v
19 May 2020 14:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion
Replies: 1704
Views: 228962

Re: Nepal and Bhutan News and discussion

https://www.rediff.com/news/report/nepal-approves-new-map-incorporating-indian-territory/20200519.htm
Nepal's Cabinet has endorsed a new political map showing Lipulekh, Kalapani and Limpiyadhura under its territory, amidst a border dispute with India.
by ricky_v
16 May 2020 06:29
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 10196
Views: 1412911

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

only one community has contributed to this cause. It's their money by right let them decide what to do with their money. why should they be limited to the options you have given has anyone asked them Sir, these options are given by the parties, not by me. This was in response to the sentiments that...
by ricky_v
15 May 2020 21:25
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 10196
Views: 1412911

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

So utilise monies from temples for emergencies or utilise tax from them for million minority scholarships and endowment / baby-making schemes... it will be a tough choice I will tell you that much
by ricky_v
15 May 2020 15:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: European Union: Positive News
Replies: 310
Views: 60624

Re: European Union: Positive News

https://i.4cdn.org/pol/1589531207000.jpg https://voiceofeurope.com/2020/05/sweden-votes-to-pay-somalias-imf-debt-video/ The payment will be made by Sweden’s Riksbank, which is the country’s central bank. The proposal submitted to the Swedish Parliament, which was been made available on its official...
by ricky_v
13 May 2020 06:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 4479
Views: 888729

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

The Indian military declared on Sunday that there was a violent clash between the Chinese and Indian border guards. The soldiers of the two sides once fisted and threw stones at each other. The location of the conflict occurred in a disputed border area on the plateau. The Indian military did not p...
by ricky_v
09 May 2020 12:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bangladesh News and Discussion
Replies: 2633
Views: 316431

Re: Bangladesh News and Discussion

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by ricky_v
09 May 2020 09:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 10196
Views: 1412911

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

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by ricky_v
09 May 2020 09:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 10196
Views: 1412911

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

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by ricky_v
09 May 2020 09:07
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 10196
Views: 1412911

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

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by ricky_v
05 Apr 2020 12:47
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Power Sector
Replies: 1658
Views: 317399

Re: India's Power Sector

Which is also the reason captive power plants are islanded, as the demand contract with sldc's start from 00 hours, the plants are in such position since sunday morning. In islanded condition, the plant is run in a steady state with all starting stopping activities of larger equipments taken after a...
by ricky_v
05 Apr 2020 07:12
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Power Sector
Replies: 1658
Views: 317399

Re: India's Power Sector

Nice article https://www.rediff.com/business/report/how-indias-power-will-be-managed-during-lights-out/20200404.htm Power System Operation Corp Ltd -- the agency responsible for managing the grid -- has mapped all India lighting load and estimated such demand at 12-13 gigawatts (out of a total consu...
by ricky_v
04 Apr 2020 12:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 10196
Views: 1412911

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

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by ricky_v
04 Apr 2020 12:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5810
Views: 841647

Re: Understanding the US - Again

Land of the sick, home of the pirates https://www.rt.com/news/484935-us-takes-masks-germany/ But behind the scenes, American officials were acquiring these masks by more underhand means. A delivery of 200,000 masks left a 3M factory in China this week and arrived in Bangkok, Thailand, from where the...
by ricky_v
04 Apr 2020 12:28
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 10196
Views: 1412911

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

The bjp on the face atleast has been trying to change the discourse from religion to economics as has been gleefully pointed out by some members here. The problem is that the "gibs" group which they court is fickle, you can give them all the gas and toilets but when another tells tales of ...
by ricky_v
04 Apr 2020 12:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 9926
Views: 1158181

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Executives in the industry expect the fluctuation to be of about 9-10 percent of the total power requirement. "It is not very high. At the same time, adjusting the electricity supply won't be easy. It is a challenge, says an executive. Particularly challenging could be the 10th minute, when ev...
by ricky_v
03 Apr 2020 11:46
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 9926
Views: 1158181

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

First i thought it was substantial for an hour or so, it is for 5 minutes, what is that going to do? if the lt consumers stop everything at the same time, keeping in mind that our country is conncted by a single grid at 50 hz, and then back up in short phases we will enjoy voltage dips and grid blac...
by ricky_v
03 Apr 2020 08:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 9926
Views: 1158181

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

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by ricky_v
02 Apr 2020 08:56
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 10196
Views: 1412911

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Junior hm is not upto the task, all delicate operations are being handled by the senior hm / nsa. I do hope that when the junior hm goes asking for hindu votes from protection from peacefuls, people laugh in his face.
by ricky_v
02 Apr 2020 05:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread - June 2015
Replies: 952
Views: 201778

Re: Geopolitics/Geoeconomics Thread - June 2015

https://i.4cdn.org/pol/1585783136734.png https://www.dailywire.com/news/breaking-trump-launches-massive-all-out-military-war-on-drug-cartels “As governments and nations focus on the Coronavirus, there is a growing threat that cartels, criminals, terrorists, and other malign actors will try to explo...
by ricky_v
01 Apr 2020 17:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Post Wuhan-Virus(Covid19) World and India
Replies: 484
Views: 92079

Re: Post Wuhan-Virus(Covid19) World and India

Seriously… you guys are smoking chinese weed... China owns nada/zip These are the Anglos we are talking about… Perfidious Albion et al.. Paper contracts mean nothing… boots on the ground mean ownership and title. Sh#tty of London/Wall Street etc are not going to fold for chincoms when they have own...
by ricky_v
01 Apr 2020 13:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Post Wuhan-Virus(Covid19) World and India
Replies: 484
Views: 92079

Re: Post Wuhan-Virus(Covid19) World and India

Australia and New Zealand belong to China now. Great Britain had colonized these two countries under the protection of the British Indian army. They however did not allow Indians to live there, so as to keep it white and pure. Today, I do not see Indian soldiers prepared to die for Australia/NZ aga...
by ricky_v
01 Apr 2020 10:33
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 9926
Views: 1158181

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

https://i.4cdn.org/pol/1585709963014.jpg https://i.4cdn.org/pol/1585709915929.png https://i.4cdn.org/pol/1585709862142.jpg https://i.4cdn.org/pol/1585709980457.png https://i.4cdn.org/pol/1585710305610.png The bot like response in each tweet timeline is hillarious.
by ricky_v
01 Apr 2020 10:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Post Wuhan-Virus(Covid19) World and India
Replies: 484
Views: 92079

Re: Post Wuhan-Virus(Covid19) World and India

well the Aboriginies can ask all they want but wont get much. the most they will get is an acknowledgment from liberals that their land was taken(Caneeda model). AUS & NZ was meant to be lebensraum for Anglo Saxons but China is making inroads. with US foreign policy in retreat and Britain all b...
by ricky_v
01 Apr 2020 09:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 9926
Views: 1158181

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

In poorer countries such as ecuador things are escalating, this is from guayaquil, the country's main port, open body burning.
https://twitter.com/PluralidadZ/status/1245104537108656128?s=19
by ricky_v
29 Mar 2020 12:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 9926
Views: 1158181

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Japanese are doubly unlucky, first the olympics gets cancelled and now their cases rise up.
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by ricky_v
27 Mar 2020 18:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 9926
Views: 1158181

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Rsatchi wrote:He is the Chancellor of Exchequer i.e., Finance Minister.
Rumours are it will be Hancock and the Tories have decided on the succession if case anything happens!!

Ah, thanks for the info sir.
by ricky_v
27 Mar 2020 17:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 9926
Views: 1158181

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

chola wrote:Hats off to him. That's seriously leading from the front on herd immunity.

What a statesman, more importantly,would the person to take up the mantle be one rishi sunak, the current hm?

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