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Bipin Rawat

CDS chopper crash: Tri-services inquiry report likely to be submitted on December 31

The probe team is headed by Air Marshal Manvendra Singh, includes two Brigadier-rank officers from Army, Navy

30 Dec 2021 4:26 PM

Coonoor public's appeal to Centre, state govt — build memorial for Gen Rawat, others

The requests were made in identical letters to PM Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Chief Minister M K Stalin

13 Dec 2021 2:00 PM

The General I Knew

This piece is a personal tribute to an extraordinary general, gentleman and my battalion commanding officer

12 Dec 2021 8:29 AM

India bids teary farewell to CDS Rawat

Gen Rawat's two daughters, Kritika and Tarini, performed the final rites and lit the pyre amidst a 17-gun salute by the Armed forces

10 Dec 2021 6:53 PM

Daughters of CDS Gen Bipin Rawat pay last respects to their parents

The grandchild of CDS Gen Bipin Rawat and Madhulike Rawat also paid final respect to grandparents

10 Dec 2021 2:07 PM


Air Marshal Manvendra Singh to lead investigation in IAF chopper crash

The accident claimed the lives of 13 people including the CDS General Bipin Rawat and his wife Madhulika Rawat on Wednesday

09 Dec 2021 12:56 PM

Coonoor IAF chopper crash: 13 out of 14 on-board dead, CDS Rawat's condition unclear

TV visuals showed the badly damaged chopper in flames, possibly under the impact of the crash

08 Dec 2021 1:47 PM

Air Chief Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari takes over as new IAF chief

He succeeded Air Chief Marshal R.K.S. Bhadauria who retired earlier in the day

01 Oct 2021 7:15 AM

IAF erupts as Chief of Defence Staff calls it Army's 'supporting' force

Chief of the Air Staff, R.K.S. Bhadauria, countered this, saying the IAf is not just a supporting arm but has a wider role

03 Jul 2021 7:10 AM

CDS Bipin Rawat appears before standing committee on defence amid border row with China

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Defence is chaired by BJP leader Jual Oram.

11 Sep 2020 5:34 PM


India, China hold another round of military talks to defuse border tensions

The army of the two countries held Brigade Commander-level talks in Chushul with a focus on bringing down tensions in the Pangong lake area

02 Sep 2020 3:54 PM

PM Modi hails bravery of Indian jawans in Ladakh, says India is in safe hands

Modi reached Leh around 9.30 am.

03 Jul 2020 11:02 AM

CDS outlines new military commands

Rawat said that Navy’s eastern and western command could be combined under one commander, the Peninsular Command as India face threats like 26/11.

18 Feb 2020 6:18 AM

CDS outlines new military commands

The commander will focus on the whole Indian Ocean Region.

18 Feb 2020 3:28 AM

India should have de-radicalisation camps: Bipin Rawat

Rawat said that to end terrorism, ideology and radicalisation have to be addressed on priority.

17 Jan 2020 6:22 AM


CDS to create joint command for air defence

Rawat has also directed that efforts be made to cut out all infructuous ceremonial activities which are manpower-intensive.

03 Jan 2020 5:20 AM

Gen. Rawat first CDS: A rushed job by govt?

As CDS, Gen. Rawat will remain a four-star general, just like the three service chiefs.

02 Jan 2020 1:34 AM

Military stays away from politics: CDS

He assumed charge as the nation’s first Chief of Defence Staff on Wednesday.

02 Jan 2020 1:00 AM

PM Modi congratulates first CDS Bipin Rawat calls him 'outstanding officer'

On Tuesday, General Bipin Rawat received the guard of honour from all the three forces after demitting office as Army chief.

01 Jan 2020 3:22 PM

Creation of Department of Military Affairs, CDS post 'momentous reforms': PM Modi

Gen Rawat will be able to serve the post pf CDS for a period of up to three years.

01 Jan 2020 3:20 PM