Bipin Rawat

Tributes paid to Bipin Rawat, soldiers on first death anniversary

Defence Services Staff College, Wellington, Commandant Lt Gen Virendra Vats along with senior officials arrived at the spot and laid wreath and flowers at the site where the chopper crashed.

published on : 8th December 2022

Lone battle for aging parents in Odisha

Although the family received an ex gratia of Rs 10 lakh from the Odisha government after Rana’s death, the couple has saved the money for their grandson’s education.

published on : 24th October 2022

Lt Gen Anil Chauhan appointed as new Chief of Defence Staff

Lt Gen Anil Chauhan had held several command, staff and instrumental appointments, and had extensive experience in counter-insurgency operations in Jammu & Kashmir and North-East India.

published on : 28th September 2022

Road, military station in Arunachal's Kibithu named after late Gen Bipin Rawat

A circle under Anjaw district of Arunachal Pradesh, Kibithu is considered an important location from the military perspective.

published on : 10th September 2022

Defence reforms at standstill as govt sits on selection of CDS

“Reforms initiated by Gen Rawat have come to a standstill. His charter included guiding Defence Preparedness which is not in focus.”

published on : 3rd August 2022

Firing and filling blanks in Babuland

Enforcement Director S. K. Mishra and Delhi Police Commissioner Rakesh Asthana were given extensions by amending the service and cadre rules.

published on : 24th July 2022

Change name of Akbar and Tughlaq roads: Delhi BJP

No Mughal baggage on Delhi roads, saffron party rallies for renaming with ‘Indian’ icons

published on : 11th May 2022

Attempt to strike right notes in poll-bound states? Biggest Padmas to Kalyan Singh, Gen Bipin Rawat

Two senior leaders of the opposition — Ghulam Nabi Azad (Congress) and Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee (CPM) — were on the list of Padma awardees announced by the Centre.

published on : 26th January 2022

Air Marshal Manavendra Singh to lead inquiry in IAF chopper crash that killed Gen Bipin Rawat, 12 others

Air Marshal Manavendra Singh is currently the Air Officer Commander in Chief, Training Command which takes care of the entire training related issues of the Indian Air Force.

published on : 9th December 2021

Army headquarter restructuring approved by the government: Army Chief

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said on Friday, 'Government approves overall restructuring of the Armed Forces Headquarters.'

published on : 5th July 2019

Exemplary punishment for Major Leetul Gogoi if found guilty: Army chief Bipin Rawat

On May 23, Gogoi was briefly detained by police in Srinagar after an altercation when he was allegedly trying to enter a hotel with an 18-year-old woman.

published on : 25th May 2018

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

'Nothing to worry' says Army chief Bipin Rawat on Doklam

Army chief Bipin Rawat has commented amid reports of China developing defence infrastructure near the strategically key area.

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

Doklam is part of China, India should draw lessons from standoff to avoid similar incident: Chinese military

The Chinese military today criticised Army Chief General Bipin Rawat's recent remarks that Doklam is a disputed territory.

published on : 25th January 2018

External Affairs ministry dismisses reports of Chinese troops regathering near Doklam, says no change in status quo

The Ministry of External Affairs dismissed reports of Chinese troops regathering near Doklam, saying that the status quo at the face-off site has not been altered.

published on : 18th January 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

Army chief Bipin Rawat warns of stronger reaction against Pakistan-supported terrorism

Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat says his force will not let anti-India activities succeed at any cost in Jammu and Kashmir and warned of stronger reaction against Pakistan-supported terrorism.

published on : 15th January 2018

India celebrates 70th Army Day

On the occasion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to extend greetings to the soldiers and their families and paid salute to the army.

published on : 15th January 2018
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