Delhi Police have provided 'Z-plus' category security cover to the newly-appointed Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Anil Chauhan, police said.
Chauhan will also function as Secretary to the Government of India, Department of Military Affairs, informed the Ministry of Defense.
India's first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Rawat and his wife Madhulika were killed, along with 11 others, in a tragic helicopter crash near Coonoor in Tamil Nadu on December 8.
New Delhi: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has invited applications from the eligible candidates for Combined Defence Services Examination (I), 2018. The Commission issued notification on Wednesday announcing date and procedure for applying for Combined Defence Services Examination (I), 2018 on its official website. The examination will be held on February 4, 2018 at […]
New Delhi: Indian Army’s outgoing chief, Gen. Bipin Rawat, was Monday appointed India’s first Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS), the principal military adviser to the Defence Minister and head of the new Department of Military Affairs. “File for the appointment of India’s first CDS was cleared by Appointment Committee of Cabinet headed by Prime […]
New Delhi: Outgoing Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, who will take charge as India’s first Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS) on January 1, 2020, said on Tuesday that the Army is better prepared, equipped and armed to fight any war. Earlier, it was said that General Rawat would take charge of CDS on […]
New Delhi: Former Army Chief Bipin Rawat, who took charge as the first Chief of Defence Staff on Wednesday, said that his task is to create synergy between different wings of the armed forces. General Rawat, who demitted office on retirement as Chief of Indian Army on Tuesday received the guard of honour from all […]
New Delhi: Extending his wishes to Gen Bipin Rawat, who took charge as first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) on Wednesday, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said that the three defence forces under his leadership will collectively work in securing nation and fulfil aspirations of a New India. Calling the occasion a “momentous and historic […]
New Delhi: In one of his first decisions, Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat has issued directions to prepare a roadmap by June 30 to create an air defence command to enhance security of India’s skies. Some of the areas identified for bringing in tri-services jointness and synergy include setting up of common “logistics […]
New Delhi: Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat on Thursday said that he supported a negotiated peace deal between the US and Taliban in Afghanistan. Gen. Rawat was speaking along with other world leaders at Raisina dialogue organised by India’s influential think-tank Observer Research Foundation (ORF). Arguing that terrorism was going to stay in […]
New Delhi: As India rushes to procure winter clothing for thousands of troops positioned along the disputed India and China border, the army headquarters has contradicted the government’s auditor findings about alleged shortage and use of sub-standard snow goggles, multipurpose boots and other high-altitude clothing and equipment essential in reserves for troops posted in areas […]