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Sep 23, 2018
'Pakistan has to prove it's not promoting terrorism': Army chief Bipin Rawat backs Centre's decision to call off UNGA talksBipin Rawat's comments came after India, on Friday, pulled out of the proposed meeting between Sushma Swaraj and Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, hours after two special police officers and one policeman in Jammu and Kashmir were kidnapped and brutally killed by terrorists.
Sep 16, 2018
BIMSTEC military exercise closing ceremony: Bipin Rawat says geography favours inclination of Nepal, Bhutan towards IndiaIn his reply to a query on the growing closeness between Nepal and China, Bipin Rawat said ties between nations change along with the global scenario.
Sep 11, 2018
Indian Army may downsize by one lakh troops as General Bipin Rawat seeks a 'leaner and meaner' forceArmy Chief General Bipin Rawat and top commanders are likely to deliberate Tuesday on carrying out major reforms in the force including organisational restructuring and its possible downsizing by around 1,00,000 troops, official sources said.
Jun 06, 2018
Senior army officers were consulted before taking decision to open up cantonment roads: Nirmala SitharamanDefence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday told mediapersons on Tuesday that Army Chief General Bipin Rawat and other top brasses of the force were consulted before the government decided to allow civilian access to roads in military cantonments across the country.
May 25, 2018
Major Gogoi will be punished if he has done something wrong, and it'll set an example: Army Chief General Bipin RawatIn a first reaction to the controversy that has gripped the Indian Army, General Bipin Rawat said that if anyone, at any rank, in the Indian Army does wrong and "it comes to our notice", strictest action will be taken. Speaking to ANI, Rawat named Major Leetul Gogoi and said, "If Major Gogoi has done something wrong then I can say that he will be given due punishment and the punishment will be such that it will set an example."
Feb 16, 2018
Army chief Bipin Rawat interacts with J&K students on national integration tour, urges them to shun militancyRawat also exhorted the students to learn from failures and remember that success is only "short-lived".
Jan 18, 2018
Large-scale infiltration bid from across LoC could be made in the next few months: Army chief Bipin RawatArmy chief General Bipin Rawat on Wednesday warned that a large-scale infiltration bid from across the Line of Control could be made in the next few months.
Jan 15, 2018
Army chief General Bipin Rawat advocates a 'politico-military' approach to tackle terror in Jammu and KashmirAdvocating a "politico-military" approach in dealing with the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, army chief General Bipin Rawat called for political initiative to go hand-in-hand with military operations in the state.
Dec 16, 2017
46th Vijay Diwas: Nirmala Sitharaman, General Bipin Rawat pay tributesNirmala Sitharaman, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat remembered the sacrifices of the armed forces during the 1971 India-Pakistan war on the 46th Vijay Diwas
Dec 06, 2017
Army chief General Bipin Rawat says armed forces should be kept out of politics to ensure vibrant democracyArmy chief General Bipin Rawat on Wednesday said that there was a politicisation of the armed forces and the military "should be somehow" kept away from politics.