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Army chief General Bipin Rawat asks troops along Pak border to remain prepared for all eventualities

During his visit, General Rawat was briefed about the prevailing security situation and preparedness of the troops to deal with any eventualities, PTI reported.

Mar 07, 2019, 19:24 PM IST

Days after IAF Sukhoi-30 shot down Pakistani drone, Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat to visit forward locations in Bikaner

An IAF Sukhoi-30 jet had shot down a Pakistani spy drone in Bikaner sector of the Indo-Pak border using an air-to-air missile.

Mar 06, 2019, 08:09 AM IST

Army chief visits Jammu-based White Knight Corps, reviews security situation

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Bipin Rawat Saturday visited the headquarters of White Knight Corps in Jammu and Kashmir's Nagrota to review the operational preparedness of the forces amid simmering tension between India and Pakistan.

Mar 02, 2019, 21:02 PM IST

Aero India Show 2019: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat flies indigenous LCA Tejas

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat flew in the indigenous LCA Tejas combat aircraft at the ongoing Aero India 2019 show in Bengaluru on Thursday. Principal Scientific Advisor to Government PS Raghavan is also scheduled to a ride in the aircraft later. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 21, 2019, 23:58 PM IST

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat takes to skies in LCA Tejas combat aircraft

Sitting behind the pilot in a two-seater trainer variant of the Light Combat Aircraft Tejas was Army chief General Bipin Rawat, who was taken for a spin in the nimble fighter jet in the skies above Yelahanka Air Force Station.

Feb 21, 2019, 12:56 PM IST

It's time for us to shift focus to 'artificial intelligence', says Army Chief General Bipin Rawat

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said there is a need to focus on incorporating Artificial Intelligence like our neighboring countries and big data computing into the armed forces' system. Watch full video to know more.

Jan 21, 2019, 09:02 AM IST

India ready if war is forced: Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat's veiled warning to Pakistan

Gen Bipin Rawat addressed the 71st Army Day Parade in Delhi.

Jan 15, 2019, 21:19 PM IST

Won't hesitate in acting against terror activities along border with Pakistan: Army chief

He also added that new guidelines are being followed to maintain peace and tranquillity along the border in the eastern sector. 

Jan 15, 2019, 12:56 PM IST

Indian Army will get new sniper rifles by January 20, says General Bipin Rawat

By February or March, the DRDO will be giving us the final timeline as to when the ordered missile and rocket can be introduced, said General Bipin Rawat.

Jan 10, 2019, 14:20 PM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 deshhit news of today

This segment of Zee News brings to you top 20 news stories of the day. Watch this video for more information.

Jan 09, 2019, 20:44 PM IST

Country not ready to see women in body bags: Army chief on difficulties of putting women in combat role

General Rawat questioned whether a women officer with commanding responsibilities can stay away from her post for long stating that she is on maternity leave. 

Dec 16, 2018, 07:36 AM IST

Army to increase intake of women in more non-combat roles: Army Chief

Besides, it also was mulling recruiting women for the military police, he said on the sidelines of the combined graduation parade at the Air Force Academy in Dundigal on the city outskirts.

Dec 15, 2018, 19:56 PM IST

India Army not yet ready for women in combat roles: General Bipin Rawat

"We are not yet ready for that (women in combat roles) as facilities have to be created within... Women also need to be prepared for that kind of hardships," he said.

Nov 30, 2018, 17:15 PM IST

Amritsar blast: AAP MLA accuses Army chief of orchestrating attack, regrets later

Phoolka has, however, on Monday regretted over his comments saying that his statement was misunderstood.

Nov 19, 2018, 12:27 PM IST

Kashmiri youth resorts to violence due to rumours in colonies, mosques: Army chief

Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Monday issued a stern warning for those who are “misleading” the youth of Jammu and Kashmir.

Nov 13, 2018, 09:01 AM IST

External elements trying to revive insurgency in Punjab, will be too late if no action taken: Army chief General Bipin Rawat

Attempts are being made through "external linkages" to "revive insurgency" in Punjab and if early action is not taken, it will be too late, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said.

Nov 03, 2018, 18:54 PM IST

Yet to ascertain if casualties in J&K due to sniper attack, says Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat

Suspected sniper attack by JeM terrorists has become a major cause of concern for security agencies in Kashmir Valley.

Oct 29, 2018, 11:54 AM IST

How are stone pelters not Over Ground Workers of terrorists? Army chief asks after soldier's death

He also attacked Pakistan for supporting terror activities and cautioned that Indian Army is fully capable of giving a suitable reply. 

Oct 27, 2018, 12:33 PM IST

Army Commanders brainstorm on making force leaner and meaner, combat ready for the future

The Indian Army has been working on several reforms keeping in view the rapid technological advances in the field of combat.

Oct 09, 2018, 12:13 PM IST

India follows an independent policy, says Army Chief General Bipin Rawat

Amid fears of US sanctions over the S-400 deal with Russia, Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Sunday asserted that India follows an independent policy and was also keen on getting the Kamov helicopters and other weapon systems from Moscow. 

Oct 07, 2018, 20:16 PM IST