Service chiefs call on Defence Minister Rajnath Singh amid tensions along LoC
The meeting comes as the situation along LoC remains tense. The LoC has seen several ceasefire violations by the Pakistside in order to infiltrate terrorists.
Indian Army wants more manpower for operations, plan to get troops from Service Corps
The supply company and the supply depot provide supplie...
Army Chief M M Naravane visits forward posts in Siachen
The Army chief also met and interacted with troops deployed at the forward posts in t...
India to have Chief of Defence staff soon; Bipin Rawat front runner
PM Modi made the announcement during his address to the nation from the Red Fort on the occasion of the 73rd Independence Day.
India has no extraterritorial ambition, will fulfil regional and global security obligations: Bipin Rawat
Rawat also said instability in energy-rich West Asia has the potential to significantly increase global tensions and trigger unrest and that the tension between the US and Iran was "worrisome".
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and the government for restoring the facility of giving 'rations in kind' for armed forces' officers which had been withdrawn by the government in 2017.
Disability pension for military will be exempt from tax only upto a limit
The COSC comprising the chiefs of the army, air force and navy sent recommendations to the defence ministry on disability pension. One of the recommendations was “that income tax exemption should be given on the disability part of pension upto a certain limit,” according to Lt Gen Ashwani Kumar, the army’s Adjutant General, who deals with the matter.
Rajnath speaks to Japanese counterpart, discusses bilateral ties, regional security situation
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday had a telephonic conversation with his Japanese counterpart Taro Kono during which the two leaders exchanged views on bilateral ties and regional security situation, the Defence Ministry said.
Armed forces will keep giving befitting reply till Pakistan doesn't stop infiltration: Rajnath Singh
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh that our armed forces have never been offensive on the Pakistani side and have never fired first. His statement comes a day after Army chief General Bipin Rawat said that terror camps have been destroyed by the Army.
India will cross LoC if Pakistan doesn't mend its ways: J&K Governor
J&K Governor Satyapal Malik said that if Pakistan doesn't stop terrorism, then India will cross the LoC, in order to curb terror. His statement comes after Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat said that four launch pads across the LoC were destroyed.
Pakistan Army rejects India's claim of destroying terror camps in PoK
Pakistan's military spokesman Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor rejected Indian Army's assertion that it targeted at least three terror camps in PoK. He also said that India is welcome to take any foreign diplomat or media to the site to prove its claim.
Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri
The latest ceasefire violation took place a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrated Diwali with troops guarding the LoC at the B G brigade headquarters in Rajouri town.
Terrorists trying to instigate people through the barrel of a gun: General Bipin Rawat
Referring to the incidents of locals being targeted by terrorists, Rawat said while there were visible signs of peace, a concerted attempt was on to instigate violence.
Art 370 revocation: Army chief Bipin Rawat to visit Srinagar
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat is all set to visit Srinagar for the first time since the revocation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir. Dur...
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