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If seniority only basis, a computer can pick Army Chief, says Manohar Parrikar

Government had selected Gen. Bipin Rawat as the Army Chief superseding two other officers.

04 Jan 2017 1:20 AM

Army wants peace, tranquillity along borders: General Rawat

The new Army chief also added that the army will not step back in case of an attack.

01 Jan 2017 1:16 PM

Army Chief appointment: Lt Gen Bakshi rules out resignation

Lt Gen Bakshi, the senior-most officer in the Army, recently went on leave after he was superseded by his junior Lt Gen Rawat.

31 Dec 2016 1:54 PM

Succession woes

The seniority principle should be sacrosanct in top government appointments.

22 Dec 2016 7:25 AM

Avoid delays over top posts’ choices

No government can feel comfortable if the head of the Army is perceived to be carrying political baggage.

19 Dec 2016 12:20 AM


Nagrota attack: Army Chief takes stock; live bombs left by slain militants defused

Two Army and five soldiers were killed and half a dozen others wounded in the attack.

30 Nov 2016 9:05 PM

Pakistan searches for powerful new army chief

Raheel Sharif’s successor will face challenges ranging from an increasingly hostile India to the conflict in Afghanistan.

22 Nov 2016 6:11 PM