Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

M M Naravane


Army chief Naravane: Patience mark of self-confidence, should not be tested

January 16, 2022 7:13 am

Speaking on the 74th Army Day, General MM Naravane said the Army will prevent any attempts to unilaterally change the status quo along the borders.

Conscious of Bangladesh's efforts to deny space to terror groups acting against India: Army chief

November 24, 2021 5:19 pm

This comes at a time when "certain countries" have been trying to "alter the status quo by force, and bypassing traditional rules and protocols, with complete disregard to territorial integrity of others," Naravane said, without naming any country.

Army Chief in Jammu; hunt for militants still on in Poonch encounter

October 19, 2021 7:28 am

As part of the security review, the Army chief will visit Bhimber Gali on the Rajouri-Poonch road, where four soldiers were killed on October 14 in an exchange of fire with the militants, who may have been present in the area for as many as two months, after infiltrating across the border.

Afghan-origin terrorists may try to enter JK once situation stabilises in Afghanistan: Army Chief

October 09, 2021 7:23 pm

At the same time, Gen MM Naravane said Indian armed forces are prepared to deal with any eventuality as they have a very strong counter-infiltration grid as well as a mechanism to check terrorist activities in the hinterland in Jammu and Kashmir.

Long-drawn processes pose real danger to acquire defence tech, says Army Chief M M Naravane

October 01, 2021 10:29 am

He also called the system of L1, where the cheapest bidder gets a contract, a legacy of the colonial era.

Army chief at FTII: While hard power will always be relevant, leveraging of soft power equally important

August 07, 2021 7:23 am

Highlighting the portrayal of the jawan in Indian cinema, the Army Chief acknowledged that war movies had an “enduring impact on people of all ages, especially the youth”.

Army chief M M Naravane to be chief guest at golden jubilee celebrations of FTII’s TV wing

August 06, 2021 4:46 am

Gen Naravane will dedicate the institute's TV building to the memory of P L Deshpande by unveiling a giant mural with his iconic signature, cast in metal, on the exterior of the building.

Explained: What is the Indian Army Memorial in Italy that COAS Naravane will inaugurate this week?

July 08, 2021 2:18 pm

While millions of Indians participated in the two World Wars, their efforts are not always recognised.

Disengagement not de-escalation: Army Chief says India to maintain troop levels along China border

May 20, 2021 12:38 am

And till that happens, he added, India will continue to maintain an enhanced troop presence along the length of the border with China.

Army chief: No firing at LoC since February; hope to settle China issues through talks

April 20, 2021 10:48 am

Naravane said “legacy issues and differences need to be resolved through mutual consent and dialogue and not by unilateral actions”.