Chief of Defence Staff

CDS General Bipin Rawat to fly in a French Rafale fighter

The IAF kickstarted the first major international wargames involving its Rafale fighter jets in Jodhpur on Wednesday with their French counterparts.

published on : 21st January 2021

Armed forces must be ready to combat hybrid threats: Indian Air Force chief RKS Bhadauria

Bhadauria was addressing the cadets of the National Defence Academy here after reviewing the passing out parade of its 139th course.

published on : 7th November 2020

Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat appears before parliamentary panel on defence

Members who attended the meeting on Friday included Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi.

published on : 11th September 2020

CDS Bipin Rawat favours reform of defence PSUs; says some vintage military platforms can be exported

Rawat said that some of India's vintage military platforms, with retrofits, can be exported to countries that lack the desired firepower to defend themselves.

published on : 9th September 2020

CDS General Bipin Rawat, three service chiefs to hold press conference at 6 pm

CDS Rawat had said that coronavirus has affected the three services in very limited numbers and the discipline and patience of the armed forces' personnel have helped in preventing its spread there.

published on : 1st May 2020

Armed Forces must remain safe from virus to support people and government: CDS General Bipin Rawat

Bipin Rawat pointed out that all the meetings and conferences are taking place through video conferencing.

published on : 26th April 2020

India will theatre commands by 2022: CDS General Bipin Rawat

CDS General Rawat said that March 31 the study will be completed and the report should be ready by April 10.

published on : 17th February 2020

Afghanistan-Pakistan region continues to be epicentre of terrorism: CDS Bipin Rawat

Organisations like ISIS, Al Qaeda, Taliban, JeM, and LeT are prominent in the region, he said.

published on : 12th February 2020