VP Malik

  • One rank one pension move too little, too late: Ex-Army Chief September 26, 2012

    Former Army Chief General VP Malik has blamed the UPA government for rising discontent in the armed forces. ...
  • Gen Singh's bribe claim: ex-Army chiefs 'shocked' March 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Army chiefs have expressed their shock over Army Chief General VK Singh's allegation that he was offered a bribe to clear the purchase of sub-standard vehicles for the forces. General (Retd) Shankar Roy Choudhary defended Army Chief General VK Singh saying he did the right thing by informing...
  • Ex-Army chief warns against Chinese aggression March 15, 2012

    Nagpur: Former Army Chief General VP Malik has observed that India must step up the vigil along the Chinese border in Arunachal Pradesh as its eastern neighbour might try to "forcefully occupy" Indian territories. "India should remain vigilant from evil designs of China which may forcibly occupy some of the territories...
  • Need reassurance on N-deterrence: ex-Army chief September 7, 2009

    How do the armed forces respond to reports that cast a doubt over either the credibility of India's nuclear deterrent as well as reports that suggest that Pakistan's nuclear capacity has enhanced and its delivery improved? Karan Thapar asked one of India's former Army chiefs and the victor of Kargil,...
  • Family, army colleagues remember Sam Bahadur June 27, 2008

    New Delhi: India’s first Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw, who is credited with crafting the campaign that led to the creation of Bangladesh after the 1971 war with Pakistan, died early on Friday morning in Wellington, Tamil Nadu. Manekshaw, 94, had been battling a series of old age-related ailments. His daughter and...