Govt has started on wrong foot on CDS appointment: Congress
"With great regret and fullest of responsibility may I say that the Govt has started on a very wrong foot with regard to CDS. Time alone unfortunately will reveal the implications of this decision," Manish Tewari said on Twitter.
New Army Chief warns Pakistan, says India reserves right to 'preemptively strike' at sources of terror
"If Pakistan does not stop its policy ...
Army chief Bipin Rawat's comments on CAA, NRC protests triggers row; Opposition attacks him
This was the first official comment on the citize...
DRDO should rethink, reshape itself to play significant role in 21st century: PM Modi
This decade is also all about the youth power, young innovators, especially those innovators who were either born in the 21st century or grew young in this century," PM Modi said after dedicating to the nation five DRDO Young Scientists Laboratories.
General Manoj Naravane takes charge as new Army Chief
India got a new Army Chief on Tuesday as General Manoj Mukund Naravane took over as the Chief of Army Staff, succeeding General Bipin Rawat....
Army better prepared to face challenge that may come up at borders with Pakistan, China: General Rawat
General Rawat has handled various responsibilities including along the LoC with Pak, the LAC with China and in the northeast. Responding to a question on what he counted as the biggest achievement during his tenure, he said, "My focus was on Army's restructuring, weapon system modernisation and non-contact warfare. And I endeavoured to do the best."
Cabinet approves the post and charter of Chief of Defence Staff
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) will also administer all tri-services organisations, comprising personnel from the army, air force and navy, but their command will be with the Chief of the service which has a predominant role in their functioning. However, he will head the newly created agencies for cyber and space.
General Mukund Naravane takes charge as new Army chief
In his 37 years of service, Gen Naravane served in numerous command and staff appointments in peace, field and highly active counter-insurgency environments in Jammu and Kashmir and the Northeast. He also commanded a Rashtriya Rifles battalion in Jammu and Kashmir and an infantry brigade on the eastern front.
Cabinet Committee on Security clears Chief of Defence Staff post: Here are all the details
The govt had tasked NSA Ajit Doval to head the committee for the setting up of a new position that was announced by PM Narendra Modi at his Independence Day address. While joint operations and tri-services commands are likely to be overseen by the CDS, the top officer is set to be heavily involved in procurement of military equipment as well.
Lieutenant General SK Saini to take over as Vice Chief of Army Staff
This is also the first order of a senior military appointment issued through the Department of Military Affairs headed by Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat. The post of Vice Chief of Army Staff fell vacant after Lieutenant General MM Naravane, then vice chief, was elevated as the Chief of Army Staff.
Situation along LoC can escalate any time, Indian Army is prepared: Bipin Rawat
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Wednesday said that the situation along the Line of Control can escalate any time and the country has to b...
'Mind your business': Chidambaram's reply to Army Chief Rawat on leadership remark
Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday appealed to military officers "not to step into the arena of politics" and leave politics t...
Market Movers: What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping
Asian stocks drifted in thin trading on the last day of a year that has delivered spectacular returns across asset classes.
Leadership doesn't mean leading people to arson, violence: Gen Rawat on anti-CAA stir
It is not leadership if leaders guide masses, comprising university and college students, to carry out arson and violence in our cities, Arm...
Anti-CAA stir: Army chief says leadership does not mean leading people to violence
Leaders emerge from crowds but are not those who lead people in "inappropriate directions", said the Army chief General Bipin Rawat while addressing a gathering at a health summit here. He said leaders are those who lead people in the right direction.
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