Check context with Army Chief, don't politicise it: VK Singh
Union minister of state for road transport and highways and former Army chief General (retired) VK Singh on Friday defended Army Chief General Bipin Rawat for his comments on violence during recent protests against the new citizenship law, and urged the Opposition to not politicise everything.
Army officer develops bullet proof jacket against sniper rifle bullets
The officer was awarded the Army Design Bureau Excellence Award by Arm...
Non-contact warfare will help in gaining advantage over adversary in future: Army chief
Army chief General Bipin Rawat said necessity was no ...
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The General – who is serving a rare full three year term as the Army Chief after he superseded two officers in 2016 – is likely to get a term of over two years as the CDS, which will largely see the creation of a new structure to provide military advise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.
CAA protests: Asaduddin Owaisi questions Army Chief over his comments
AIMIM chief and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi on Thursday hit out at Army Chief General Bipin Rawat after the latter commented on the protes...
Military veterans wanted creation of CDS post: Rajnath Singh
"Your welfare is the priority for our government," he said. "When I was home minister, I did for them whatever I could," he said, in an apparent reference to those who retire from paramilitary forces. He added that he was keen on doing the same now for the defence forces.
Situation along LoC can escalate any time: Army Chief
Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy had told Lok Sabha last month that "950 incidents of ceasefire violation along the LoC from across the border in Jammu and Kashmir were reported during August 2019 to October 2019".
Important to develop indigenous systems for ensuring secrecy: Gen Bipin Rawat
While addressing at the DEFCOM in Delhi on November 26, the Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said, “The issue of secrecy is important f...
Next Army Chief Manoj Mukund Naravane has worked at all operational fronts
Naravane will be replacing Gen Bipin Rawat, who retires on Dec 31. Naravane will serve until April 2022 and is currently the Army's Vice Chief.
Vijay Diwas: Service Chiefs pay floral tributes at National War Memorial
The three Service Chiefs, Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, Indian Air Force (IAF) Chief RKS Bhadauria and Chief of the Naval Staff Adm...
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 three services which will include powers to work on setting up of few theatre commands as well as to allocate military assets among the services to synergise their operations. At present, the three services coordinate their work under the framework of the Integrated Defence Staff (IDS).
After 15-year wait, troops to get new assault rifles
Sources on Wednesday said the Army has received 10,000 of the 72,400 rifles ordered from US firm SiG Sauer for Rs 638 crore in February this year under the fast-track procurement (FTP) route for critical operational requirements.
Army Day event: Army chief General says abrogation of Article 370 is a historic step
“Abrogation of Article 370 will help Jammu and Kashmir integrate with the mainstream. The historic step has disrupted the proxy war by our western neighbour,” Naravane said during his first speech at the 72nd Army Day function at the Cariappa Parade Ground in Delhi Cantonment.
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.
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.
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