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Military modernisation and progress must go together, says Bipin Rawat

Giving examples of expenditure, the Army chief also spoke of the money spent on sending Indian troops for various UN missions.

02 Mar 2018 1:34 AM

General in crosshairs

The Indian Army is known for its apolitical nature.

25 Feb 2018 12:50 AM

Army Chief’s remark on AIUDF growth shocking, says Badruddin Ajmal

Ajmal also advised that Army Chief should have cross-examined the facts before making such baseless statement on growth of a political party.

23 Feb 2018 4:45 AM

Respect Army chief, but he's been misinformed: AIUDF president

Gen Bipin Rawat spoke of proxy warfare in the Northeast by Pak with China's help and 'planned' influx of Bangladeshi immigrants.

22 Feb 2018 9:02 PM

Army says nothing political or religious in Bipin Rawat’s comments

Army reply came after AIUDF asked whether chief was 'indulging in politics' which is against his constitutional mandate.

22 Feb 2018 4:35 PM


China, Pak agents of illegal immigration in Northeast: Bipin Rawat

Rawat also said, the Centre is seriously contemplating to address issues in the Northeast with its Act East Policy to encourage development.

22 Feb 2018 8:59 AM

Pakistan, China encouraging immigration into Assam, says Bipin Rawat

Sunil Lanba said despite the differences with China on the border issue, peace and tranquillity has been maintained.

22 Feb 2018 1:35 AM

India-Pak ties can get worse

Home minister Rajnath Singh and Indian Army Chief Gen. Bipin Rawat are as belligerent.

18 Feb 2018 5:01 AM

Field Marshal KM Cariappa must get Bharat Ratna: Son

The current Chief of Army Staff, General Bipin Rawat, recommended Bharat Ratna for my father, but the Congress turns around, says KC Cariappa.

16 Feb 2018 6:06 AM

J&K militants getting younger, dying sooner

At present, about 300 militants are operating in the state, of which about 180 are locals and 120 are of foreign origin.

12 Feb 2018 4:02 AM


J&K: Three more Armymen, one civilian killed

The authorities said that one more militant has been killed, in addition to the three JeM attackers who were gunned down on Saturday.

12 Feb 2018 3:24 AM

Army camp attack: 5 soldiers, 4 terrorists dead; NIA takes stock

Most of the camp residents in over 150 houses were evacuated to flush out other terrorists.

11 Feb 2018 9:28 AM

Indian troops on standby as Maldives ex-Prez sends SOS

Supreme Court Chief Justice, former Prez Gayoom arrested.

07 Feb 2018 3:04 AM

Budget 2018: To counter China, Govt to build tunnel at 13,700 ft in Arunachal

The proposal to build the Sela Pass comes amid concerns over Beijing's growing assertiveness along nearly 4,000 km-long China-India border.

02 Feb 2018 10:04 AM

Not right time to rethink AFSPA or make it milder: Army Chief Bipin Rawat

He said though AFSPA has some strong provisions, the Army is concerned about collateral damages and will ensure convenience of local people.

29 Jan 2018 8:30 AM


Time hasn’t come for AFSPA rethink, says Army chief

Act remains a thorny issue in J&K, Northeast.

29 Jan 2018 12:55 AM

Time has not come for any rethink on AFSPA, says Army chief

Rawat said Army is concerned about collateral damages and ensuring that its operations under the law do not inconvenience the local people.

28 Jan 2018 7:51 PM

Doklam is part of China, learn lessons from standoff: Chinese army to India

Troops of India and China were locked in a 73-day-long standoff in Doklam since June 16 which ended on Aug 28, 2017.

25 Jan 2018 6:13 PM

Terrorist bases in Pak aiming to revive insurgency in J&K: Rawat

The Army chief said nuclear arms may be weapons of deterrence, but that does not mean that nations will not engage in combat.

18 Jan 2018 9:18 AM

China's infrastructure at Doklam temporary: Bipin Rawat

His remarks come in wake of recent media reports about China apparently taking control of the northern side of the Doklam Plateau.

17 Jan 2018 9:13 PM