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If seniority only criterion, even computer would have selected an Army chief: Manohar Parrikar

The government last month selected Gen Bipin Rawat as the new Army chief superseding two other officers - Lt Gen Praveen Bakshi and Lt Gen PM Hariz.

Lt Gen Praveen Bakshi assures support to new Army Chief

Putting to rest all speculation about his resignation, Eastern Army Commander Lt Gen Praveen Bakshi on Saturday assured full support to General Bipin Rawat, who took charge as the new Army Chief superseding him.

Army Chief to visit Jammu and Kashmir today to take stock of situation

Army Chief to visit Jammu and Kashmir today to take stock of situation

Security forces on Tuesday fired at stone pelting mobs at two places in the Kashmir Valley, leaving five civilians dead in a sudden escalation of violence.

Eastern Army Command gets new head

The Army's Eastern Command here got a new chief on Saturday as Lt Gen Praveen Bakshi took over from Lt Gen MMS Rai.

ED questions Aeromatrix CEO in VVIP choppers deal case

Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday questioned Aeromatrix CEO Praveen Bakshi in connection with the money laundering probe into the alleged kickbacks in the Rs 3,600-crore VVIP Agustawestland helicopter deal.

IAF, defence accts officers to help CBI probe in chopper deal

Indian Air Force and Defence Accounts Department will join CBI formed to probe allegation of payment of kickbacks in Rs 3,600 crore VVIP helicopter deal as investigators prepare to examine suspects.