Gen. Rawat was appointed as Army Chief in December 2016, by superseding two officers senior to him.
23 Jul 2019 1:55 AM
The wicket-keeper batsman had requested the Indian Army to allow him to train with a Territorial Army battalion.
22 Jul 2019 11:51 AM
Bipin Rawat also asserted that no act of terror will go unpunished.
14 Jul 2019 4:57 AM
Army chief General said there has been no intrusion by the Chinese in Ladakh's Demchok sector.
13 Jul 2019 1:00 PM
Captain HS Gill, the officer, suffered frostbite injuries during an expedition to world's 5th highest peak Mount Makalu in Nepal last month.
29 Jun 2019 1:45 PM
He reviewed the security situation and exhorted all ranks to remain vigilant.
22 Jun 2019 8:27 PM
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Army Chief General Bipin Rawat also paid their homage to Major Sharma.
18 Jun 2019 5:21 PM
An internal study of the Army had found that there is an overall shortage of 41.4 per cent in the intake of soldiers as officers.
07 Jun 2019 4:21 PM
The visit was aimed at reviewing the operational preparedness and the progress of restructuring of this strategically important formation.
09 May 2019 7:32 PM
The Army has planned induction of around 800 women in military police with an yearly intake of 52 personnel.
26 Apr 2019 2:56 AM
This is a major breakthrough for women in armed forces as, so far, they were being inducted only as officers in select roles.
25 Apr 2019 11:33 AM
There has been increased close militarily co-operation between India and US in recent years and the visit is expected to further boost these ties.
02 Apr 2019 6:27 AM
There are now around 1,100 officers posted at the Army Headquarters, of which some 230 will be shifted out.
08 Mar 2019 6:17 AM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba, Air Force Chief BS Dhanoa.
27 Feb 2019 8:41 PM
The United States, Russia and Iran are all talking to the Taliban leadership.
22 Jan 2019 1:30 AM
Despite the decriminalisation of section 377 last year, Indian armed forces not ready to have homosexuals in the service.
13 Jan 2019 12:27 AM
Rawat said though his force is not above the law, it will not be possible to allow gay sex and adultery in the Army.
11 Jan 2019 6:10 AM
It’s clear by now that India has come around to the position of being non-formulaic on talks with the Taliban.
11 Jan 2019 12:05 AM
Army chief said there should be talks with Taliban to bring peace in Afghan, but asserted that engagement must be without any preconditions.
10 Jan 2019 12:33 PM
It may be recalled that the Afghan govt as well as the United States and Russia are in favour of engaging with the Pakistan-backed Afghan Taliban.
10 Jan 2019 1:21 AM