Tag Archives: Army Chief

Locals joining militancy is not a happy situation: Army chief

NEW DELHI: Plans are on the anvil to bring in a shift in the counter-insurgency strategy in Kashmir in which “false” propaganda inspiring youth to take up arms will be… Read more »

Time not right for removal of AFSPA: Army Chief

NEW DELHI: The time is “not right” for the removal of AFSPA from Jammu and Kashmir, Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh said today emphasizing that any decision on this “should not… Read more »

Army chief visits martyr Sudhakar’s family

SIDHI, MP: Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh today visited the bereaved family of Lance Naik Sudhakar Singh Baghel at Dhadiya village in Madhya Pradesh and promised continued assistance and support to… Read more »

Indian troops did not cross LoC: Army chief

KHAIRAIR, UP: Rejecting Pakistan’s allegations, Army chief Gen Bikram Singh today said Indian troops have not crossed Line of Control (LoC) or indulged in unprovoked firing and any casualty on the… Read more »

Leave behind past: Army Chief

NEW DELHI: New Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh today said the happenings of the recent past should be left behind but made it clear that no controversy will be brushed… Read more »

Govt orders CBI probe into allegation by Army chief

NEW DELHI: The government today ordered a CBI inquiry into the allegation made by Army chief Gen V K Singh that he was offered a Rs 14 crore bribe by… Read more »

Defense Minister Antony says he has full faith in Army chief

NEW DELHI: Amid speculation that Gen V K Singh may resign after losing his battle on the age issue, Defense Minister A K Antony today said he has “full faith”… Read more »

Army chief going to SC an ‘unfortunate’: Govt

NEW DELHI: The Government today termed the action of Army chief Gen V K Singh going to the Supreme Court for settlement of his age issue as an “unfortunate development”… Read more »

‘No fight’ with Ministry over age issue: Army Chief

NEW DELHI: Dismissing reports of rift with the Defense Ministry on the age row, Army Chief General V K Singh has said he has not thought of approaching the courts… Read more »

Army chief refuses to bury age row, files statutory complaint

NEW DELHI: Not willing to give up on the age issue, General V K Singh has filed a statutory complaint with the Defense Minister seeking a re-examination, in a first… Read more »

Indian Army Chief in US to enhance defense coop

WASHINGTON: Army Chief Gen V K Singh today began his official visit to the US during which terrorism, situation in the region including Afghanistan and Pakistan, besides bilateral military-to-military ties… Read more »

42 terror camps active in PoK, new ones added: Army Chief

NEW DELHI: Anti-India terrorist infrastructure in Pakistan is intact and currently 42 terror camps, including new ones in Pak-occupied Kashmir, are being run, Army Chief Gen V K Singh disclosed… Read more »

AFSPA an enabling provision, not arbitrary: Army Chief

CHENNAI: The army has expressed the hope that the government will take a “correct” decision on the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) which it maintained was an “enabling provision”… Read more »