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by Agasthi
30 Jun 2017 11:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2
Replies: 5317
Views: 651016

Re: Out-of-India - From Theory to Truth: Part 2

How sure are we that 'Yavana=Greek', I was reading the MB series from Amar Chitra katha to my kid and it mentions that the Pandava princes subdued the Yavana King whom even Pandu could not subdue. Agreed it is a comic but they would have drawn this info from more authoritative sources right. I thoug...
by Agasthi
29 Jun 2017 10:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications
Replies: 994
Views: 187017

Re: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications

Good question. Perhaps we can look into the experiences of African and Latin American nations where China first started investing heavily. ^^^ China rethinking its approach, according to the Financial Times: https://www.ft.com/content/53ef2048-910 ... 28cb934b78 A rather thin article from the Econo...
by Agasthi
29 Jun 2017 09:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications
Replies: 994
Views: 187017

Re: OBOR, Chinese Strategy and Implications

What would happen if Sri Lanka were to default on the loans given by China? Gora nations enforce their loans get paid through those lending institutions, color revolutions, sanctions, rating agencies, the dollar and of course through the US military might. when nations default they get severely puni...
by Agasthi
29 May 2017 13:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Australia News and Discussion
Replies: 1966
Views: 269808

Re: India-Australia News and Discussion

My experience with SL tamils has not been obnoxious, it has been quite pleasant. My kids go to a school run by SL Tamils to learn tamil, and they have been quite friendly and most of the SL tamils are all doing good. it is just that we (and there are other indian tamils as well who share the same fe...
by Agasthi
29 May 2017 10:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Australia News and Discussion
Replies: 1966
Views: 269808

Re: India-Australia News and Discussion

Our neighbor from Philippines wanted to take my son to Church yesterday which was politely declined. I counter invited my neighbor & her daughter to Satya Narayan Katha next month. I hope they will not ask my son to go to Church again. I havn't seen much of this Christianity marketing in your f...
by Agasthi
18 May 2017 10:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Watch Thread-I
Replies: 815
Views: 121176

Re: China Watch Thread-I

A couple of observations on Chinese here in Down under. Not sure if this is right thread but take it is a compilation of some Chinese characteristics and a few questions seeking answers: 1. They are being blamed for the real estate crisis in most large cities especially in Sydney which i believe is ...
by Agasthi
17 May 2017 09:58
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - March 17, 2017
Replies: 2850
Views: 459960

Re: Sunni Terrorist Fragments of Unstable Pakistan - March 17, 2017

Hi, This is my first post and been a lurker since 2001 on this forum and have seen this amazing slide of Pakistan into whatever. With CPEC, I think it is safe to say that the Islamic Republic of Pakistan is now a slave to swine eaters whose shahadat is "There is no Allah but the Communist Party...

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