13 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Lt Gen JFR Jacob (retired), who negotiated the surrender of Pakistani troops in Dhaka following the 1971 war, passed away today.
04 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Centre yesterday told the Supreme Court that the army cannot be held responsible for alleged encounters in Manipur as it was discharging its sovereign function to defend the nation from external aggression.
25 Jul 2014
Jammu: Indian Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Friday paid tribute to the martyrs of 1999 Kargil war in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region on the occasion of 15th Vijay Diwas.
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Few days before retirement, Army Chief General Bikram Singh praised the ‘decisiveness’ of the NDA government at a tea party held for him by Defence Minister Arun Jaitley.
30 Dec 2015
Howrah: The army jawan, who was arrested in connection with the alleged gangrape of a teenager inside a compartment of moving Howrah-Amritsar Express, has been remanded in police custody for seven days by a local court.
15 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Army chief General Bikram Singh met Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari and requested speedy implementation of road projects in areas along the China border including North-East.
07 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to stay the appointment of Lieutenant General Dalbir Singh Suhag, who is to take charge as the next Army Chief from August 1.
01 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Former Army Chief General VK Singh, who was engaged in a long-drawn battle with the government over his age issue, on Saturday joined BJP, saying it is the only "nationalist" party which he wants to see in power.
27 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Former Army chief Gen VK Singh, who was engaged in a long-drawn battle with the Government over his age issue, will join the BJP on Saturday.
23 Jun 2014
Jaipur: Chief of Army Staff, General Bikram Singh, visited Jaipur to review the operational preparedness of the South Western Command during his two-day visit here which ended on Monday.