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Gen Rawat worked hard to make country’s forces self-reliant: Modi

Gen Rawat worked hard to make country’s forces self-reliant: Modi

🕔10:59, 12.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the whole country has been a witness to the hard work India’s first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Gen Bipin Rawat was doing to make the country’s forces self-reliant.

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CDS Chopper crash: Bodies of Rawat, wife & 3 others identified

CDS Chopper crash: Bodies of Rawat, wife & 3 others identified

🕔11:15, 9.Dec 2021

Chennai, Dec 9 (IANS) The bodies of Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, his wife Madhulika and three others have been identified, sources said on Thursday. The other three bodies were of Brigadier L.S. Lidder and two pilots. These five

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Rajnath Singh likely to brief Parliament on chopper crash

Rajnath Singh likely to brief Parliament on chopper crash

🕔11:11, 9.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is likely to brief the Lok Sabha about the chopper crash in Tamil Nadu in which Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Bipin Rawat, his wife and 11 other defence personnel died. Singh

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Gen Rawat served nation with utmost devotion: Shah

Gen Rawat served nation with utmost devotion: Shah

🕔07:47, 9.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday expressed his condolences over the demise of Chief of Defence Staff, General Bipin Rawat, who along with his wife was among the 13 persons who were killed after an

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Air crashes claimed many prominent personalities in the past

Air crashes claimed many prominent personalities in the past

🕔17:50, 8.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Several senior military officials were feared dead after an Indian Air Force helicopter crashed in Tamil Nadu’s Coonoor on Wednesday afternoon with Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat, his wife and 12 others onboard.

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CDS, defence manufacturers discuss ways to enhance military production

CDS, defence manufacturers discuss ways to enhance military production

🕔21:25, 15.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Bipin Rawat visited defence establishments in Nagpur to have deliberations with indigenous private defence manufacturers on Monday. He was briefed on projects undertaken by indigenous private defence manufacturers as part

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To counter China, India has to further boost engagement with neighbours: CDS

To counter China, India has to further boost engagement with neighbours: CDS

🕔08:02, 24.Oct 2021

Guwahati, Oct 24 (IANS) Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat on Saturday said that to counter China’s influence, India has to further increase its engagement in neighbouring countries. Noting that China is making “huge” inroads in South Asia, he said

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Rajnath speaks to CDS, service chiefs on LAC before Russia visit

Rajnath speaks to CDS, service chiefs on LAC before Russia visit

🕔16:28, 21.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 21 Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday held detailed discussions with Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and all three service chiefs on the India-China border standoff in eastern Ladakh in the backdrop of the

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Defence Minister takes stock of India-China border situation

Defence Minister takes stock of India-China border situation

🕔18:58, 12.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 12 Amid reported de-escalation of troops from stand-off positions, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday held a review meeting with Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Bipin Rawat and the three service chiefs to gauge the ground situation on

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Gen Bipin Rawat visits COVID-19 camp in Delhi

Gen Bipin Rawat visits COVID-19 camp in Delhi

🕔15:05, 5.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 5 Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat on Sunday visited COVID-19 camp in Delhi at Narela and interacted with the doctors, including those from the Army. Since Friday, Indian Army medical teams have been deployed at the

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India supports US-Taliban negotiated peace deal: CDS

India supports US-Taliban negotiated peace deal: CDS

🕔11:54, 16.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 16 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

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PM gave instant go-ahead for CDS without delay: Rajnath

PM gave instant go-ahead for CDS without delay: Rajnath

🕔15:42, 14.Jan 2020

Jaipur, Jan 14 Union Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said the discussions regarding the creation of the new post of Chief of Defence Staff were going on for over 20 years, however Prime Minister Narendra Modi “gave his instant approval

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General Bipin Rawat takes charge as first CDS

General Bipin Rawat takes charge as first CDS

🕔11:19, 1.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 1  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

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Cabinet approves creation of the post of Chief of Defence Staff in the rank of four star General

Cabinet approves creation of the post of Chief of Defence Staff in the rank of four star General

🕔12:33, 25.Dec 2019

In a landmark decision with tremendous reform in higher defence management in the country, the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved to create the post of Chief of Defence Staff in the rank of a four-star

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PM announces CDS post, fulfils defence’s long-pending proposal

PM announces CDS post, fulfils defence’s long-pending proposal

🕔11:08, 15.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 15  In a major move, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday announced the creation of the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) post, that has been a long-pending recommendation of various defence panels. Addressing the nation from the

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