Sunday, 22 May, 2022
TopicLt. Gen. Manoj Mukund Naravane

Topic: Lt. Gen. Manoj Mukund Naravane

Army chief Naravane visits Rechin La posts facing Chinese troops 200 metres away

The Army chief met the 'Fire and Fury' Corps and undertook a first-hand assessment of the situation along the Line of Actual Control.

What India, Saudi, UAE look to gain from Gen. Naravane trip, a first by an Indian Army chief

General M.M. Naravane will begin a week-long trip to both countries, starting 9 December, in what is considered a sign of growth in India's ties with the Middle East.

Army chief Naravane to visit Nepal to receive honorary General rank, first trip after map row

Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari will confer honorary rank of General of the Nepali Army upon Indian Army chief M.M. Naravane at an investiture ceremony next month.

Foreign secretary, Army chief to visit Myanmar tomorrow amid India-China standoff

Foreign Secretary Harsh V. Shringla and Indian Army Chief M.M. Naravane are expected to raise the issue of an 'early return' of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar.

Army chief says LAC tensions being resolved along guidelines given after India-China summits

Army Chief Gen MM Naravane said two incidents of violent clashes between armies of India & China at Ladakh & Sikkim were not related and are being resolved at local level.

Confident of getting a good grant from Modi govt’s Budget, says Army chief Naravane

Army chief M.M. Naravane said the forces have submitted their estimates to the govt, which will look into all aspects considering the prevailing security situation.

Inflation knocking on the door, ‘criticise’ Rahul to get leave and ‘batsman’ Satya Nadella

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Army Day parade sees first female Parade Adjutant, military capability and show of strength

The 72nd Army Day parade saw the new Army chief Gen M.M. Naravane and the first Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat attend the ceremony.

Nadella’s Twitter storm, Kirit Somaiya’s possible world record & Naravane’s (w)arm welcome

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.

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Illustration by Ramandeep Kaur

Quad has a sea of challenges. Navy can take cue from a Maratha admiral who sank English ships

Even though Kanhoji’s navy held its own against the English and Portuguese, its fleet never truly modernised. Indian Navy could learn from his tale.
An attendant refills a two-wheeler with fuel at a petrol pump in New Delhi Saturday | ANI

Under fire for spiraling inflation, Modi govt announces excise duty cut on fuels, LPG subsidy

It has also decided to enhance the fertiliser subsidy for farmers, and reduce import duty on some raw materials. ‘It is always people first for us!’ tweets prime minister.


File photo of a defence personnel armed with a SiG 716 rifle near the Line of Control | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint

India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.