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Army 'not yet ready' for women in combat roles, trying to incorporate them in accounting, psychological warfare, says Bipin Rawat
India

Army 'not yet ready' for women in combat roles, trying to incorporate them in accounting, psychological warfare, says Bipin Rawat

The Indian Army is not yet ready to have women in combat roles, Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat said on Friday. The Army chief, however, said there are several other fields where the Army is thinking of inducting women, such as information and psychological warfare.

Indian Army 'capable and ready' to tackle big terror attack like 26/11 whenever required, says General Bipin Rawat
India

Indian Army 'capable and ready' to tackle big terror attack like 26/11 whenever required, says General Bipin Rawat

The Army is capable of taking action whenever told to do so, Army chief General Bipin Rawat has said, asserting that there will never be a situation where it will not be able to tackle a big terror attack like 26/11.

General Bipin Rawat's comment on S-400 deal may ruffle feathers in Washington when all we need is quiet diplomacy
India

General Bipin Rawat's comment on S-400 deal may ruffle feathers in Washington when all we need is quiet diplomacy

while the US has been quick to impose sanctions on China — prompting an angry reaction — it has appeared undecided on taking similar measures against India.

Parakram Parv: Despite General Bipin Rawat's assertions, India unlikely to conduct surgical strikes again
India

Parakram Parv: Despite General Bipin Rawat's assertions, India unlikely to conduct surgical strikes again

Any future surgical strikes that do not yield a hundred percent success will be tantamount to political harakiri given the charged political atmosphere

'Indian leaders should shun arrogance,' says Imran Khan: How India, Pakistan alternate between hope and hostility
India

'Indian leaders should shun arrogance,' says Imran Khan: How India, Pakistan alternate between hope and hostility

In response to India calling off peace talks with Pakistan, Pakistan's prime minister Imran Khan on Sunday said that his offer of "friendship" to India should not be considered as weakness and the Indian leadership should shun "arrogance" to hold peace talks.

Restructuring Indian Armed Forces: Proposed changes to peacekeeping missions, promotions and healthcare defy logic
India

Restructuring Indian Armed Forces: Proposed changes to peacekeeping missions, promotions and healthcare defy logic

As the situation on the border remains tense, it seems the government is making no effort to give the uniform its due

Indian Army may downsize by one lakh troops as General Bipin Rawat seeks a 'leaner and meaner' force
India

Indian Army may downsize by one lakh troops as General Bipin Rawat seeks a 'leaner and meaner' force

Army 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.

General Bipin Rawat's indictment of officers for playing golf in Jammu and Kashmir was unwarranted
India

General Bipin Rawat's indictment of officers for playing golf in Jammu and Kashmir was unwarranted

General Bipin Rawat's order gives the impression of callous, uncaring, thoughtless officers messing about with woods and putters while their men are dying.

Ramzan ceasefire: No decision yet on extension of truce, says home ministry; NSA Ajit Doval insists 'offer only till Eid'
India

Ramzan ceasefire: No decision yet on extension of truce, says home ministry; NSA Ajit Doval insists 'offer only till Eid'

The fate of the Centre's one-month-old policy of suspension of operations against militants in Jammu and Kashmir hangs in the balance, with a few security agencies flagging its disadvantages including regrouping of militants and some within the Home Ministry being in favour of extending it with a rider that intelligence-based operations should be increased.

Senior army officers were consulted before taking decision to open up cantonment roads: Nirmala Sitharaman
India

Senior army officers were consulted before taking decision to open up cantonment roads: Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence 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.

General Bipin Rawat, top army brass consulted before decision on opening catonment roads: Nirmala Sitharaman
India

General Bipin Rawat, top army brass consulted before decision on opening catonment roads: Nirmala Sitharaman

Nirmala Sitharaman said the army chief and top brass of the force were consulted before the government decided to allow civilian access to military cantonments.

Major Leetul Gogoi, who used civilian as human shield in Budgam, held with minor at Srinagar hotel; faces probe
India

Major Leetul Gogoi, who used civilian as human shield in Budgam, held with minor at Srinagar hotel; faces probe

The Jammu and Kashmir Police said an army officer, a minor and a driver were apprehended after they got a call from Hotel Grand Mamta in Dalgate area of Srinagar.

Radicalised youths in Jammu and Kashmir will soon realise guns are not a solution, says army chief Bipin Rawat
India

Radicalised youths in Jammu and Kashmir will soon realise guns are not a solution, says army chief Bipin Rawat

Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Sunday said the radicalised youth of the Valley would soon realise that the gun was not the solution to their problem as neither the army nor the terrorists would achieve their goals through it.

'Economic development, military modernisation must go hand-in-hand': Bipin Rawat defends budget allocation for armed forces
India

'Economic development, military modernisation must go hand-in-hand': Bipin Rawat defends budget allocation for armed forces

India's economic development must go hand-in-hand with modernisation of the armed forces, Army chief General Bipin Rawat said on Thursday.

Assam influx: General Bipin Rawat's 'ill-timed' remarks inappropriate, could compound NRC process further
India

Assam influx: General Bipin Rawat's 'ill-timed' remarks inappropriate, could compound NRC process further

General Bipin Rawat, while showing concern for the Assam influx, might have complicated the NRC process further by his recent political statements

Assam influx: General Bipin Rawat's larger message is inclusive; to attribute political motives to it is absurd
India

Assam influx: General Bipin Rawat's larger message is inclusive; to attribute political motives to it is absurd

To say that General Bipin Rawat should have refrained from mentioning the names of political parties does not imply that the issue that raised by him is unimportant.

Assam's demographic mess engineered from outside and within: Bipin Rawat has just stated the obvious
India

Assam's demographic mess engineered from outside and within: Bipin Rawat has just stated the obvious

General Bipin Rawat is right to say that it will be problematic to segregate illegal immigrants in Assam, especially since a corrupt machinery has been providing documentation to illegal migrants for decades now

Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman to visit Jammu today as army operations inside Sunjuwan camp continue
India

Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman to visit Jammu today as army operations inside Sunjuwan camp continue

Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman is visiting Jammu on Monday even as the anti-terror operation inside the Sunjuwan army camp in Jammu is still going on

Shopian civilian killings: Murder charges against soldiers unfair; govt must investigate organised mobs of stone-pelters
India

Shopian civilian killings: Murder charges against soldiers unfair; govt must investigate organised mobs of stone-pelters

The FIR that has been recorded at the Shopian police station indicts the soldiers arbitrarily.

Large-scale infiltration bid from across LoC could be made in the next few months: Army chief Bipin Rawat
India

Large-scale infiltration bid from across LoC could be made in the next few months: Army chief Bipin Rawat

Army 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.