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by AnimeshP
26 Jan 2010 10:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Happy Republic Day
Replies: 69
Views: 7655

Re: Happy Republic Day

Tejas, agni 3, Shaurya & Rohini radar going pas the Prez now...
by AnimeshP
26 Jan 2010 09:59
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Happy Republic Day
Replies: 69
Views: 7655

Re: Happy Republic Day

MBT Arjun on Rajpath ...
by AnimeshP
26 Jan 2010 09:15
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Happy Republic Day
Replies: 69
Views: 7655

Re: Happy Republic Day

Jarita wrote:COuld've been better without the bollywood folks


And no Tendulkar !!!! (or did I miss him in the vid)

To all BRFites and their families and loved ones ...
A very happy Republic Day ...
by AnimeshP
26 Jan 2010 01:39
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 3806
Views: 353175

Re: Indian Education System

Sibal is playing with fire Hindi should be taught in all schools: Sibal Once other contentious issues settle down I am sure any extra pressure or arm twisting from center on this gimmick will lead to another ruckus. I think this is meant for the DPS type CBSE schools where students have the option ...
by AnimeshP
25 Jan 2010 09:48
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

What is left out is that an Indian actor is being dubbed a Pakistani without actually saying so. It is wink wink nudge nudge. Admiration for Salman(Muslim)=TFTA=Muslim rule=Pakistani victory. Now ain't that funny. Because I have heard Hindus refer to Indian Muslims as Pakistanis and I have heard Pa...
by AnimeshP
25 Jan 2010 09:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US News and Discussion
Replies: 2539
Views: 302796

Re: India-US News and Discussion

X-Posting from Military forum Apologies if posted earlier ... Pentagon chief defends arms sales to India, Pakistan Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates leaned on India and Pakistan during his trip to South Asia this week to set aside a simmering rivalry and confront militant extremists. At the same tim...
by AnimeshP
25 Jan 2010 09:07
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc
Replies: 3959
Views: 1041559

Re: Pakistan arms sales, ops, doctrine, etc

Apologies if posted earlier ... Pentagon chief defends arms sales to India, Pakistan Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates leaned on India and Pakistan during his trip to South Asia this week to set aside a simmering rivalry and confront militant extremists. At the same time, Gates and other U.S. offici...
by AnimeshP
25 Jan 2010 07:24
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

archan, I knew befoe posting itself that my comments could be misunderstodd. I was only trying to point out the weakness of SDREs towards TFTAs, thats all . And this needs to change if we have to take on TSP at an ideological level. Perhaphs I am wrong and inapproprite in using the Salman Khan epis...
by AnimeshP
24 Jan 2010 20:42
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

Presswallahs are :(( :(( because chai samosa parties and other haraam things are being missed due to absence of options to wine and dine the jihadis. Wagah border is always open to perform the candle kissing routine, why presswallahs are :(( :(( ? because the lahori kebabs will become cold by the t...
by AnimeshP
24 Jan 2010 07:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US News and Discussion
Replies: 2539
Views: 302796

Re: India-US News and Discussion

Mort Walker wrote:Yaar its sarcasm man.


My bad ... :oops:
by AnimeshP
24 Jan 2010 07:05
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US News and Discussion
Replies: 2539
Views: 302796

Re: India-US News and Discussion

Swamy, This may not be a bad thing at all. Indian companies are world class corporations and its a level playing field, if not better, when comparing to the Chicoms. If these companies have operations or wholly owned subsidiaries in the US, they may be able to contribute to candidates in the US tha...
by AnimeshP
24 Jan 2010 00:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

Whoa, Paki exporting IT worth $200 million? :eek: A person who recently returned from bangladesh (posted there by an indian IT co. to train BD-ITians) commented that BD is better skilled and better organized than paki. It is just a matter of time that due to better political climate Indians cos wil...
by AnimeshP
23 Jan 2010 23:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

Some paki guy (pbbly. the consul general) giving interview on local desi TV channel ... :rotfl: Key points ... - Paki army is 6th largest in the world nuke power ... how can we collapse overnight .. hain ji ??? - The TFTA Paki fauj is now laying down lives in South Waziristan. This is the same Fauj ...
by AnimeshP
23 Jan 2010 06:17
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 2843
Views: 380411

Re: Internal Security Watch

Something seems to be up ... India ups alert level, tightens air security New Dehli, India (CNN) -- India has stepped up anti-hijacking measures and ordered the deployment of air marshals as part of a security alert, officials said Friday. P.N. Sukul, joint secretary for India's Ministry of Civil Av...
by AnimeshP
22 Jan 2010 20:48
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

Apologies if posted earlier .... Mehsud Jirga agrees to hand over Hakimullah A Jirga of the Mehsud tribe on Wednesday agreed to hand over their 378 wanted men, including the chief of the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Hakimullah Mehsud, to the government and announced to fully support the governme...
by AnimeshP
22 Jan 2010 01:42
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Police Reform
Replies: 1064
Views: 154473

Re: Indian Police Reform

Not sure where to post this ... India inmates take yoga to reduce their jail sentences Prisoners in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh are being freed early if they complete yoga courses. For every three months spent practising posture, balance and breathing the inmates can cut their jail time by 15...
by AnimeshP
21 Jan 2010 22:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

The former Pakistan Test player Aftab Gul said he was sure "some level" of pressure had been exerted on Indian clubs. But he said the principal fault laid with the Pakistan Cricket Board, which has come in for frequent criticism over its management of the game. "It's all very easy to...
by AnimeshP
21 Jan 2010 20:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: People's Republic of China Nov 22, 2009
Replies: 3245
Views: 401389

Re: People's Republic of China Nov 22, 2009

China removed as top priority for spies Spies From the above article ... But administration officials, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said the new policy is part of the Obama administration's larger effort to develop a more cooperative relationship with Beijing. Well ... looks like Obama i...
by AnimeshP
21 Jan 2010 20:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

Apologies if posted earlier .... Mehsud Jirga agrees to hand over Hakimullah A Jirga of the Mehsud tribe on Wednesday agreed to hand over their 378 wanted men, including the chief of the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Hakimullah Mehsud, to the government and announced to fully support the governme...
by AnimeshP
21 Jan 2010 20:39
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

Avinash R wrote:Al-Keeda No3 killed. Any US official currently on visit to pakistan?Most-wanted Filipino militant killed in US drone attack in Pak
21 January 2010, 08:22pm IST


Three killed, 20 hurt in bomb blast in Pakistan: Officials
21 January 2010, 05:19pm IST


Robert Gates ... :rotfl:
by AnimeshP
21 Jan 2010 19:55
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

Apologies if posted earlier .... Mehsud Jirga agrees to hand over Hakimullah A Jirga of the Mehsud tribe on Wednesday agreed to hand over their 378 wanted men, including the chief of the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Hakimullah Mehsud, to the government and announced to fully support the governmen...
by AnimeshP
20 Jan 2010 10:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Myanmar news and discussion
Replies: 606
Views: 490398

Re: India-Myanmar news and discussion

India Can Move the Needle on Burma -WSJ From the above article .... Such a blatantly manipulated election presents a serious policy challenge for India. China's unelected leadership can pronounce the Burmese junta's most deeply cynical electoral efforts to be a triumph of democracy with a straight ...
by AnimeshP
16 Jan 2010 02:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Discussion on Indian Special Forces
Replies: 4192
Views: 869573

Re: Discussion on Indian Special Forces

^^^There are two aspects in covert ops - the first and most important of course is political will..The next is capability..Not just tactical (training of troops, equipment quality etc) but also strategic, ie, structure, doctrine et al..The latter should define the former ideally.. Unfortunately the...
by AnimeshP
16 Jan 2010 02:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indian Foreign Policy
Replies: 2462
Views: 360856

Re: Indian Foreign Policy

Op-Ed on Tharoor in Pioneer. OPED | Saturday, January 16, 2010 | Email | Print | The Tharoorian dilemma Udayan Namboodiri Shashi Tharoor is not only wasting himself as junior minister in the MEA, but by conforming to party diktat also scaring away from politics a whole sub-nation of English-educate...
by AnimeshP
12 Jan 2010 01:46
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic meltdown
Replies: 3894
Views: 910073

Re: Perspectives on the global economic meltdown

The Other Plot to Wreck America (NYT) Good article. Very nice summary of the major goings on. Here's the money quote: As Paul Volcker, the regrettably powerless chairman of Obama’s Economic Recovery Advisory Board, said recently, there is not “one shred of neutral evidence” that any financial innov...
by AnimeshP
10 Jan 2010 23:40
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: India-US News and Discussion
Replies: 2539
Views: 302796

Re: India-US News and Discussion

MMS himself is the biggest US spy bug cum spy US has planted in India. So MMS doesnt need to worry about spy bug causing any more harm. . Do you have any data to support this claim? Amen to that ... I am very interested to know as to what data/info do you have to claim that MMS is a US spy ???
by AnimeshP
10 Jan 2010 00:09
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: BR Forum Feedback
Replies: 1360
Views: 150631

Re: BR Forum Feedback

Question to the mods ... why are we allowing conspiracy theories based on spam e-mails (regarding the death of Hemant karkare) to be discussed on the Mumbai attack thread? I thought this was the hallmark of the deaf-and-dumb forum ....
by AnimeshP
08 Jan 2010 20:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

Nightwatch says: India-Jammu and Kashmir State: Two suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) Pakistan-based militants, who were killed by security forces in a hotel in Srinagar, had been in contact with their handlers in Pakistan while they were bottled up in the hotel, according to Indian Home Ministry sour...
by AnimeshP
08 Jan 2010 01:13
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic meltdown
Replies: 3894
Views: 910073

Re: Perspectives on the global economic meltdown

Actually I disagree about India being vulnerable, based on that data, for two reasons. First, as Hari mentioned, the debt is almost entirely Rupee-denominated domestic debt. I'll try to find a very detailed Deutsche Bank report on the composition and nature of Indian domestic debt, and how India, d...
by AnimeshP
07 Jan 2010 19:53
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

And as per Nightwatch for 6-Jan Pakistan: For the record. A suicide bomber detonated in Pakistani Kashmir today, killing three Pakistan Army soldiers. Now, the bomber could have walked a few hundred more meters and killed some Indian security personnel on the Line of Control. Instead he chose to kil...
by AnimeshP
07 Jan 2010 19:51
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

Nightwatch for Jan 05 Pakistan: According to a report in the Daily Times, President Ali Zardari said on 5 January the struggle with India over Kashmir was a war of ideologies that would last for generations…. what the Pakistani Kashmiris have labeled a thousand-year war. Addressing a joint session o...
by AnimeshP
05 Jan 2010 01:15
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indo-UK: News & Discussion
Replies: 3938
Views: 596327

Re: Indo-UK: News & Discussion

I have to say that any honest evaluation of British rule in India requires Indians to face up the "traitor" problem. Simply put, the effects of British rule in India were so bad because so many affluent Indians willingly collaborated with them . In many cases, their inhumanity and callous...
by AnimeshP
05 Jan 2010 01:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: CT & COIN Operations in India: News, Images and Discussion
Replies: 2541
Views: 488389

Re: CT and COIN operations in India: News, Images and Discussion

Is there a deliberate attempt from the pigs to intimidate the CRPF in J&K? I mean these reserve forces are supposed to take over the COIN duties from IA once there is further troop reduction. Wonder what they are trying to accomplish by taking out constables. If led well sooner or later the CRP...
by AnimeshP
03 Jan 2010 06:15
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009
Replies: 2838
Views: 266931

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan (TSP) - Dec 30 - 2009

Apologies if posted earlier .... Drone attacks: challenging some fabrications—Farhat Taj The people of Waziristan are suffering a brutal kind of occupation under the Taliban and al Qaeda. Therefore, they welcome the drone attack The people of Waziristan are suffering a brutal kind of occupation unde...
by AnimeshP
02 Jan 2010 12:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Af-Pak -> Pak-Af Watch
Replies: 4017
Views: 331554

Re: Af-Pak -> Pak-Af Watch

Unkil trying to get a foothold in Xinjiang under the pretext of Af-Pak ...

CHINA: Xinjiang’s Wakhan Corridor as US Base?
by AnimeshP
31 Dec 2009 21:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: S-e-S Redux: Copenhagen?
Replies: 278
Views: 28946

Re: S-e-S Redux: Copenhagen?

Brahma Chellaney's take on India @ Copenhagen ... The India Climate-Change Calculus Aligning with China only undermines New Delhi's negotiating position and costs its people dearly. Past experience should have taught India that whenever it has joined hands with China on environmental issues, it has ...
by AnimeshP
31 Dec 2009 20:48
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: HAPPY NEW YEAR---- 2010
Replies: 18
Views: 1978

Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR---- 2010

Happy New Year to all BRFites ... Hope you manage to stick to your resolutions this year
by AnimeshP
31 Dec 2009 20:29
Forum: Strategic & Security Issues Archive
Topic: Perspectives on the global economic meltdown
Replies: 3894
Views: 910073

Re: Perspectives on the global economic meltdown

Well ... the Icelanders are being screwed over again by their european cousins led by the ever friendly British .... Iceland approves new Icesave deal Iceland's parliament has approved plans to repay 3.8bn euros (£3.4bn) to savers in the UK and the Netherlands. .... More than 320,000 savers lost out...
by AnimeshP
31 Dec 2009 20:16
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Know Your India
Replies: 525
Views: 90175

Re: Know Your India

Some more population and growth statitics can be found here ..

http://esa.un.org/unpp/index.asp?panel=1

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