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AA EDIT | Pak general made war, then began peace pitch

Does this amount to a legacy? Time will tell

06 Feb 2023 12:55 AM

Situation along LAC with China stable but unpredictable: Army Chief Gen Manoj Pande

He said five of the seven thorny issues between the two armed forces have been presented on the table

12 Jan 2023 1:18 PM

Priority is to ensure very high standards of operational preparedness: Army chief

Gen Pande, who was serving as the Vice Chief, became the first-ever officer from the Corps of Engineers to take the reins of the force

01 May 2022 11:17 AM

General Pande takes charge as 29th Chief of Army Staff

Pande, who was serving as VC of Army Staff is the first-ever officer commissioned into the Corps of Engineers to become the Army chief

01 May 2022 12:58 AM

Lt.Gen. Manoj Pande is next Chief of Army

Lt. Gen Pande, now serving as the Army’s vice-chief, will be the first officer commissioned into the Corps of Engineers to become Army Chief

19 Apr 2022 7:26 AM


Border incidents with China will continue till boundary pact is reached: Army chief

As far as the terrorist threat is concerned, the Indian Army is ready to meet all challenges, Naravane said

30 Sep 2021 1:07 PM

How Bajwa affair may impact politics in Pakistan

First is the attempted perpetuation of status quo.

06 Dec 2019 2:56 AM

With plans to go inside Pak, Army was ready for war after Pulwama: report

Explaining Rawat's comments, official said what the Army Chief meant was that Indian Army was ready to take battle into Pak.

20 Aug 2019 7:47 AM

You will get bloodier nose next time: Army Chief warns Pak on Vijay Diwas

Talking about modernising the Army's inventory, Rawat said that the focus is on the Artillery weapon system.

26 Jul 2019 12:23 PM

Ethiopia Army Chief of staff shot amid unrest

The internet was cut in Ethiopia, and more details were not immediately available.

23 Jun 2019 12:51 PM


Curtail terror, turn secular for cordial ties with India: Army Chief to Pak

‘They have turned Pakistan into an Islamic country,' Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said.

30 Nov 2018 2:10 PM

Bid to revive insurgency in Punjab through ‘external linkages’: Army chief

Attempts are being made through 'external linkages' to 'revive insurgency' in Punjab and if action not taken, it will be late, Rawat said.

03 Nov 2018 6:02 PM

Azadi will not happen, one can’t fight Army: Gen Bipin Rawat to J&K youth

The Army Chief said they can’t allow civilians to disrupt their operations and help terrorists to escape.

10 May 2018 2:55 PM

China has arrived before time: Rawat calls for military modernisation

Last week, China unveiled its largest defence spending increase in three years, setting an 8.1 per cent growth target this year.

14 Mar 2018 8:19 AM

Economic development, military modernisation must go hand-in-hand: Army chief

Gen Rawat, quoting an internal study, said 35-37 per cent of the annual budget given to the force is contributed towards nation building.

01 Mar 2018 3:54 PM


Need to put curbs on social media to counter terror: Army chief

The Army Chief also listed the importance of biological chemical weapons and the threat that comes with it.

17 Jan 2018 11:39 AM

Indian Army fully prepared to face external, internal threats: Bipin Rawat

General Bipin Rawat concluded by saying that the Indian Army's preparations are not against any specific country.

08 Jun 2017 12:56 PM

Prepare to face fallout of Jadhav's death sentence: Pak Media

Pakistan Military said in a statement that the sentence was passed by a Field General Court Martial and confirmed by Army Chief General.

11 Apr 2017 12:33 PM

Surgical strikes likely if Pak provokes again: Army Chief

The General said the DGMOs of both sides have spoken to each other and want peace and tranquility along the Line of Control (LoC).

13 Jan 2017 7:53 PM

Equal opportunity brings equal responsibility: Army Chief on women in combat

Noting that women are present in combat arms of the army, Rawat said there are no toilet facilities when they go out on patrol.

13 Jan 2017 6:40 PM