age row

VK Singh slams Shazia Ilmi for remarks on age row

Accusing Shazia Ilmi of making "irresponsible" statements on his age issue, VK Singh on Tuesday urged the Election Commission to take action against these "hit-and- run tactics".

Apr 01, 2014, 23:18 PM IST

SC accepts VK Singh`s apology, closes contempt case against him

The Supreme Court on Wednesday accepted the unconditional apology tendered by former army chief VK Singh for his objectionable remarks on the apex court`s order in connection with a dispute over his age.

Nov 20, 2013, 14:36 PM IST

Don`t know who orchestrated age row: VK Singh

Former Army chief Gen VK Singh, whose autobiography claims that a "very senior bureaucrat" in the PMO had orchestrated the row over his age, has said he does not know the name of the individual concerned.

Nov 15, 2013, 15:11 PM IST

SC issues contempt notice to ex-Army chief VK Singh

The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued a contempt notice to former Army chief V K Singh in connection with his recent remarks on his age row.

Oct 01, 2013, 14:18 PM IST

SC takes suo motu cognisance V K Singh`s remarks

Former Army Chief VK Singh faced fresh trouble with the Supreme Court Monday taking suo motu cognisance of his remarks against its order on his age row and will hear the contempt case on Tuesday.

Sep 30, 2013, 21:04 PM IST

‘Army’s sheen lost, age row vitiated environment’

Gen JJ Singh stated that the insinuations against him in the age row has "deeply appalled and angered him".

Jun 12, 2012, 17:39 PM IST

Salman Khurshid`s dig at VK Singh on date of birth

Former Army Chief VK Singh is free to join any movement after retirement but he should give his right date of birth, Law Minister Salman Khurshid said.

Jun 08, 2012, 23:25 PM IST

Age row could have been avoided: Gen Singh

Army Chief General VK Singh on Tuesday said he wished the controversy over his age could have been avoided.

May 08, 2012, 12:08 PM IST

Raja Bhaiya lands in trouble over his age

Controversial UP cabinet minister Raghuraj Pratap Singh landed in another controversy over his age disclosed in his election nominations.

Mar 20, 2012, 23:30 PM IST

Army Chief, Antony meet post SC age ruling

More than ten days after the Army Chief withdrew his petition on the age issue from the SC, Defence Minister AK Antony and Gen VK Singh met for the first time.

Feb 21, 2012, 22:10 PM IST

Have full faith in Army Chief: Antony

A K Antony said that the "unfortunate controversy" over Army Chief General V K
Singh`s age had come to an end with the Supreme Court judgement.

Feb 13, 2012, 11:30 AM IST

Court battle lost, will Army Chief step down?

A day after Army Chief General Vijay Kumar Singh “lost” the court battle on his date of birth, there are murmurs in the government circles that he will most likely step down.

Feb 11, 2012, 10:56 AM IST

Cong happy over resolution of Army chief`s age row

Congress on Friday expressed
happiness over the resolution of Army Chief Gen VK Singh`s
age row.

Feb 10, 2012, 21:57 PM IST

Proud of you but honour commitment: SC to Gen

Supreme Court asked Army
Chief Gen VK Singh to honour the
commitment given to the Centre.

Feb 10, 2012, 21:53 PM IST

BJP blames PM, Sonia for Army Chief`s age row

BJP held PM Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi and the government as a whole responsible for Army Chief`s age row being taken to

Feb 10, 2012, 18:06 PM IST

Age row: Show patience, Antony tells media

Defence Minister AK Antony refused to comment either on the Supreme Court ruling on Army Chief`s age row or his meeting with PM on the issue.

Feb 04, 2012, 12:04 PM IST

Army Chief row: Govt gets 7 days to explain stand

The apex court questioned the procedure adopted by the govt in passing the December 30 order in not allowing the complaint of Army Chief Gen VK Singh.

Feb 03, 2012, 08:36 AM IST

Age row: Army Chief meets Pranab Mukherjee

On the eve of the Supreme Court
hearing of his petition on age, Army Chief Gen VK Singh Thursday
met Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee who has been informally acting as a trouble-shooter in the controversy.

Feb 02, 2012, 22:27 PM IST

`Age row: Govt can`t shrug off responsibility`

BJP said the defence forces fall under the jurisdiction
of the government and it cannot run away from its

Jan 31, 2012, 22:43 PM IST

Antony, Chief blame Army for age row

The Army on Tuesday came under fire from both its Chief and the Defence Minister over the age row controversy.

Jan 31, 2012, 12:26 PM IST