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Islamabad, Mar. 9 (ANI): Pakistan's Finance Minister Ishaq Dar and Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif have agreed to increase the country's defence budget from 15 to 20 percent for the coming fiscal year.
Egypt's army chief al-Sisi hints at presidential bid Mar 5, 11:38 am
London, Mar. 5 (ANI): Egypt's army chief, Field Marshal Abdul Fattah al-Sisi, has hinted that he will bid for the presidential run.
New Delhi, March 1 (ANI): Giving a warm welcome to former army chief General (retired) V.K. Singh, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said that Singh had joined the party because the Congress-led UPA Government had stopped listening to the issues of the soldiers who are protecting the country.
Ex-Army Chief Gen.V.K Singh joins BJP Mar 1, 2:40 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 1 (ANI): Former army chief General (Retired) V.K Singh officially joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the party headquarters on Saturday.
Joining BJP is the requirement of the day: V.K Singh Mar 1, 1:45 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 1 (ANI): Former army chief General (Retired) V.K Singh reached India Gate before heading towards the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) headquarters to formally join the right-wing political entity along with a number of former armed services personnel. He said that his decision to join the BJP was the requirement of the day.
New Delhi, March 1 (ANI): Reacting to reports of former army Chief General V.K Singh to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Ali Anwar on Saturday said that Singh has been mentally a part of the BJP, and that he truly belonged to the party as he followed a similar school of thought.
London, Feb. 27 (ANI): America's top military officer has said speculation over the US withdrawal from Afghanistan could 'encourage the enemy'.
Washington, Feb. 25 (ANI): Following a spurt in violent attacks in recent days that killed three children, the army chief of Thailand has reportedly warned that the country may risk "collapse" if it failed to control the rising violence.
Army Chief presents President's standard to 67th Armoured Regiment Feb 22, 10:14 am
Bikaner, (Rajasthan), Feb.22 (ANI): Army chief, General Bikram Singh honoured the frontline 67th Armoured Regiment for its meritorious service for four decades since its inception on September 15, 1967.
Putin backs Egypt's army chief Sisi's bid for presidency Feb 14, 3:45 pm
Johannesburg, Feb. 14 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin has endorsed Egyptian army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's undeclared bid for president.
Pak army unlikely to target 'U.S foe' Haqqani Network in March Waziristan offensive Jan 25, 11:13 am
Islamabad, Jan. 25 (ANI): The Pakistan military is reportedly planning to launch a ground offensive in North Waziristan in March amid speculation that an attack on the Haqqani Network is unlikely.
Islamabad, Jan. 16 (ANI): Pakistan has criticized the recent statement issued by Indian army chief General Bikram Singh as "unfortunate and provocative," which could lead to deterioration of ties between the two countries.
New Delhi, Jan.15 (ANI): Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Wednesday said that the army has drawn up a multi-pronged plan to boost its capabilities and a number of projects, including acquiring of night vision devices, upgrading of mechanised forces and augmentation of artillery firepower.
Washington, Jan. 14 (ANI): Pakistan Army has reportedly rejected Indian army chief's allegation of ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the Line of Control (LOC).
New Delhi, Jan.13, (ANI): Commenting on the Border Cooperation Agreement signed between India and China in Beijing last year, Army Chief General Bikram Singh said the agreement aims at ensuring peace and tranquility at the Line of Actual Control.
If Pakistan breaks rules, then we can too: Gen. Bikram Singh Jan 13, 4:59 pm
New Delhi, Jan.13, (ANI): Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Monday said if forces from across the border break rules, the Indian Army too would not hesitate to break them.
New Delhi, Jan.13, (ANI): Commenting on anti- infiltration operation undertaken by the Indian Army in the Keran sector of Jammu and Kashmir in September last year, Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Monday said the lessons derived from that operation have been passed down to the local level.
Govt. taking measures to meet demand of armed forces infrastructure: Gen. Bikram Singh Jan 13, 2:14 pm
New Delhi, Jan.13, (ANI): Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Monday acknowledged that there is an inadequacy of defence infrastructure, but added that the Central Government is taking steps to meet this demand.
DGMO's talks took place on Pakistan's request: Gen. Bikram Singh Jan 13, 1:39 pm
New Delhi, Jan.13, (ANI): Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Monday said the Directors General of Military Operations (DGMO) meet on December 24 last year, was held at the request of Pakistan, and added that the talks were aimed at ensuring the sanctity of the November 2003 ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC).
Egypt's army chief al-Sisi 'may run for president' Jan 12, 2:43 pm
London, Jan. 12 (ANI): Egypt's army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi might run for president if the military supports the bid.
New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday said that former Army chief VK Singh and former IPS officer and Anna Hazare's key aide Kiran Bedi should be invited to join the party.
Ralegan Siddhi, Dec 13 (ANI): As veteran social activist Anna Hazare's indefinite hunger strike for a strong Jan Lokpal Bill entered fourth day today, the fast venue was witness to a battle of words between Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Gopal Rai and former Army chief General (retired) VK Singh.
Myanmar Army Chief calls on President Mukherjee Dec 12, 7:10 pm
New Delhi, Dec.12 (ANI): Myanmar's Vice Senior General Soe Win, who is his country's army chief and deputy commander-in-chief of defence services met President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Wednesday.
J-K State Assembly summons ex-army chief V.K.Singh Dec 9, 8:17 pm
Jammu, Dec.9 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir State Assembly on Monday asked former chief of army staff, General V.K. Singh, to appear before it on January 9, 2014, according to a television channel report.
Islamabad, Dec. 6 (ANI): Pakistan's new Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif does not maintain any account on Facebook and Twitter.
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