Army chief

Army chief on 2-day visit to Jammu to review security situation

A street vendor from Bihar and a carpenter from Uttar Pradesh were shot dead by the ultras on Saturday evening.

published on : 18th October 2021

Army raises new Aviation Brigade to assist troops at LAC

Earlier, the Indian Army Chief had expressed worry about the troop buildup on the Chinese side and had said that India is ready to handle any situation. 

published on : 18th October 2021

Indian Army chief General Naravane arrives in Lanka to boost bilateral defence ties

During his visit, Gen Naravane is expected to call on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who is the Commander-in-Chief of the Sri Lankan Armed Forces, and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa.

published on : 12th October 2021

India, China 13th round corps commander talks to be held in next few days: Sources

Sources said in the recent past, the Chinese have upped the ante as they have started transgressing into disputed territories as could be seen in Uttarakhand's Barahoti and Arunachal's Tawang sector.

published on : 8th October 2021

Pune stadium to be named after Tokyo Olympics gold medalist Neeraj Chopra

The stadium will be named 'Neeraj Chopra Army Sports Stadium' in Pune Cantonment.

published on : 21st August 2021

BSP has lost its identity, Azad Samaj Party alternative in UP: Chandra Shekhar Aazad

Calling for a common minimum programme, Aazad batted for having a coalition government in UP, saying when parties get a hold over power alone then dictatorial situations arise "as it is happening now"

published on : 11th July 2021

Drones will be used more in all sorts of combat, increases challenges, says Army Chief after Jammu attack

Gen MM Naravane also said that all troops sensitised to this evolving threat of drone attack and Army has put in place certain measures.

published on : 1st July 2021

Bangladesh names Lt General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed as next army chief

He will replace incumbent Army chief General Aziz Ahmed, who is set for his normal retirement from the date of his successor's appointment.

published on : 10th June 2021

Modernisation of Indian Army well on course: Army Chief Gen MM Naravane

Gen Naravane said that 59 contracts worth Rs 21,000 crore have been concluded since last fiscal while a number of other capital acquisition proposals are in the pipeline.

published on : 30th May 2021

Army chief Gen Naravane pays tributes to fallen heroes of Bangladesh's Liberation War

The visit comes less than two weeks after Prime Minister Narendra Modi travelled to the neighbouring country.

published on : 8th April 2021

India facing renewed challenges along its borders: Army Chief

He was delivering a lecture on 'Developments along the Western and Northern Borders and their Impact on the Future Road Map of the Indian Army' at Defence Services Staff College in Wellington.

published on : 6th April 2021

To woo Foreign Direct Investment, nation must be secure from external, internal threats: Army Chief Bipin Rawat

Rawat said that the economic development in India, military modernisation and the existence of the armed forces have to go hand in hand.

published on : 1st March 2018

Pakistan, China behind influx of people from Bangladesh into Northeast: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat

Referring to reports of increase in Muslim population in several districts of Assam, the Army Chief also talked about Badruddin Ajmal-led AIUDF in the state, observing that its growth has been faster

published on : 21st February 2018

Army Chief Bipin Rawat, Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale, NSA Ajit Doval make rare visit to Bhutan, discuss Doklam strategy 

Sources said that the two sides reviewed bilateral security and defence cooperation with focus on China's increasing military posturing and infrastructure development around the Doklam plateau.

published on : 18th February 2018

Don't see serious trouble, but forces ready for any exigency: Army chief Bipin Rawat on Doklam

The Indian Army chief's remarks come in wake of recent media reports about China apparently taking control of the northern side of the Doklam Plateau. 

published on : 17th January 2018
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