ARMY CHIEF BIPIN RAWAT
Army Chief Gen Rawat begins four-day Japan visit on Tuesday
Officials said the Army Chief, accompanied by a delegation, will hold talks with top brass of Japan Self Defence Force on further expanding defence and security ties in the wake of evolving regional security scenario. Gen Rawat will also meet Defence Minister Taro Kono during which key issues of mutual interests would be discussed, they said.
Chief of Defence Staff to come under RTI Act; NSA-led panel submits report
The main task of the CDS will be to ensure jointmanship among the ...
Important to develop indigenous systems for ensuring secrecy: Gen Bipin Rawat
While addressing at the DEFCOM in Delhi on November 26, the Ind...
Indian Army successfully test-fires newly-acquired Spike anti-tank guided missile
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat witnessed newly-acquired Spike anti-tank guided missiles in function at Mhow, Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday, Ar...
General Bipin Rawat set to be first Chief of Defence Staff
The General – who is serving a rare full three year term as the Army Chief after he superseded two officers in 2016 – is likely to get a term of over two years as the CDS, which will largely see the creation of a new structure to provide military advise to the government and implement joint procurement by the three services.
Indian Army successfully test-fires Spike LR missile
The Indian Army has successfully test-fired two newly-acquired Spike LR (long-range) anti-tank missiles at the Infantry School at Mhow, Madhya Pradesh. In addition to fire and forget capability, the missile also has the ability to fire, observe and update, providing substantial flexibility to the firer to pinpoint the impact point.
Siachen avalanche: Army Chief apprises Defence Minister about ground situation
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh expressed anguish over the death of the Army personnel and civilians who were struck by the avalanche at an altitude of 19,000 ft at around 3 pm on Monday. Rescue teams from nearby posts were rushed to the location after the incident.Only two Army personnel survived the avalanche, an official said.
India all set to have first CDS by January; NSA-led committee completes ground work
Official sources said the Army, the Navy and the Indian Air Force have already recommended to the defence ministry names of their senior-most commanders for the top position which is being created to enhance synergy among the three services in dealing with security challenges facing India.
Army to help boost connectivity in border areas of Uttarakhand: General Bipin Rawat
Chief of the Army Staff General Bipin Rawat said the Army will extend support to provide basic facilities such as roads and telecommunication services those villages in Uttarakhand which are close to t the Indo-China border. Referring to his negotiation with the state government.
Pakistan-Occupied-Kashmir controlled by terrorists: Army Chief Gen. Rawat
The Army Chief also said that attempts are being made by Pakistani terrorists to disrupt resumption of normalcy in Kashmir after India abrogated provisions of Article 370 to withdraw special status of Jammu and Kashmir.
Indian Army chief 'provoking war' through 'irresponsible' statements: Pakistan Army
Pak military spokesman Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor claimed that Indian Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat has been repeatedly provoking war through irresponsible statements and endangering regional peace. His response came after General Rawat's remarks on PoK.
Pakistan illegally occupying Gilgit-Baltistan, PoK: Army Chief Bipin Rawat
Army Chief Gen. Bipin Rawat on Friday said that Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir is controlled by terrorists and sought to link it to Islamabad's s...
Sig Sauer rifles to be made available to infantry by year-end: Army chief
Gen Bipin Rawat said the Army is treading on that path to empower them to ensure they are well-equipped and well provided with operational capabilities.
Army Chief credits government, former Navy Chief for restoration of officers' ration facility
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat has credited former Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba and the government for restoring the facility of giving 'rations in kind' for armed forces' officers which had been withdrawn by the government in 2017.
Caused severe damage to terror infrastructure in PoK: Army Chief Bipin Rawat
Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on October 20 shared information on Indian Army’s action in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) where four...
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