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Pak Army chief says state of preparedness required to face multidimensional security threats  Apr 12, 12:42 pm
Islamabad, Apr 12 (ANI): Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Shariff has reportedly said that a high state of preparedness is required at all times to tackle multidimensional security threats that the nation faces.
Pak army chief advises Sharif to let Musharraf go abroad   Apr 2, 1:09 pm
Islamabad, Apr. 2 (ANI): Pakistan Army chief has reportedly suggested the Nawaz government to let former president Pervez Musharraf go abroad for his medical treatment and look after his ailing mother.
Egypt's army chief el-Sissi resigns to run for presidency  Mar 27, 11:14 am
Cairo, Mar. 27 (ANI): Egypt's military chief Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has announced he will run for president.
BJP fields V.K. Singh from Ghaziabad for LS polls  Mar 18, 9:23 pm
New Delhi, Mar.18 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday fielded ex-Army chief General V.K. Singh from the Ghaziabad constituency for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
Pak army chief urges troops to remain prepared for future challenges  Mar 16, 12:31 pm
Islamabad, Mar. 16 (ANI): Pakistan's Army Chief has urged troops to remain ready for future challenges.
Pak finance minister, army chief agree to increase defence budget  Mar 9, 10:38 am
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.
V.K. Singh joined BJP because Govt. had stopped listening to him: Lekhi  Mar 1, 6:17 pm
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.
V.K Singh always belonged to BJP, follows similar school of thought: Ali Anwar  Mar 1, 11:45 am
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.
US army chief fears complete troop withdrawal would encourage Afghan Taliban  Feb 27, 10:55 am
London, Feb. 27 (ANI): America's top military officer has said speculation over the US withdrawal from Afghanistan could 'encourage the enemy'.
Thai army chief warns country may 'collapse' in wake of mounting violence  Feb 25, 1:32 pm
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.
Pak says Indian army chief's statement on LoC could destabilize ties  Jan 16, 3:08 pm
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.
'Multipronged plans drawn to boost Army's capabilities': Gen. Bikram Singh  Jan 15, 10:03 pm
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.
Pakistan rejects Indian's army chief's ceasefire violation claims  Jan 14, 1:05 pm
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).
Border Cooperation Agreement with China aims for peace along LAC: Gen. Bikram Singh  Jan 13, 6:00 pm
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.
Keran operation lesson passed down to local level: General Bikram Singh  Jan 13, 4:19 pm
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.