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How old is Gen Singh?

V K Singh apologises to Supreme Court over comments on his age row verdict

SC had demanded Singh to explain his statements against the court's verdict on his age row.


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CPI(M) favours non-Congress candidate for VP post: Prakash  Karat
CPI(M) favours non-Congress candidate for VP post: Prakash Karat

Thursday , 12 July '12

He said it is now upto Congress to decide about the candidature.
‘It is a fight for principles’

Wednesday , 11 April '12

Based on Singh’s interview to Santosh Bhartiya, as published in Chauthi Duniya’s April 2-8 edition.
Gen V K Singh
Army chief age row: A chronology

Friday , 10 February '12

Singh withdrew his petition before the apex court seeking a direction on his age controversy.
General V K Singh had moved the apex court in January this year.
Age row: Army chief loses legal battle, SC upholds govt stand

Friday , 10 February '12

Singh withdraws petition after SC remarks all 'threshold documents' show he was born 1950.
Crucial hearing on General Singh's age row tomorrow in SC

Thursday , 9 February '12

Court has asked govt to withdraw its recent order that rejected Singh's claims.
The Army Chief’s convoy enters his home on Friday. Anil Sharma
Gen wins Round 1 in battle with govt

Saturday , 4 February '12

Age Row: Decision vitiated, says Supreme Court; govt set to withdraw December order
Army Chief General V K Singh
Army chief blames Army for age row, 'original sin committed by force'

Tuesday , 31 January '12

Defence Minister too blames Army for goof-up; SC to finally decide Gen Singh's right date of birth.
Supreme Court
SC to hear Army Chief petition on February 3

Friday , 27 January '12

Hearing to focus on merits of granting ex-parte stay on govt order to accept May 5, 1950 as birth date.
RSS slams Centre for provoking confrontation with Gen Singh. (Reuters)
RSS backs Army Chief on age row

Tuesday , 24 January '12

RSS also launched frontal attack on government for 'provoking a confrontation' on Gen Singh's age.
SC rejects PIL, clears stage for Army Chief to argue his case

Saturday , 21 January '12

SC dismissed a PIL by a retired officers’ association to “restore” the date of birth of the Army Chief
Have shown restraint, patience in Army chief age issue: Antony

Friday , 20 January '12

Minister says he is 'sorry and sad' about controversy; 'let apex court decide the matter'.
Army Chief Gen V K Singh addressing a press conference in New Delhi. (PTI)
Age row: SC dismisses appeal supportive of Army chief's view

Friday , 20 January '12

PIL asked SC to direct govt to determine Singh's birth date as May 10, 1951 as per records.
Age row: SC to hear PIL today; sensitive issue: PM

Friday , 20 January '12

CJI-led bench to hear PIL seeking direction to govt to correctly determine date of birth of General Singh.
Supreme Court of India
Govt rules out compromise with Gen Singh, leaves it to SC

Friday , 20 January '12

Govt made it clear that there was no move to appoint Gen Singh as Chief of Defence Staff.
Age row: Day after SC move, Army chief meets MoS Defence

Thursday , 19 January '12

Singh has dragged govt to apex court demanding his birth date be treated as May 10, 1951.
No procedure, justice applied in deciding my age: Army chief

Thursday , 19 January '12

Singh has dragged govt to apex court in an embarrassing tussle over his date of birth.
‘Statecraft would have solved Army Chief row’

Thursday , 19 January '12

Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley said that the controversy over the date of birth of the Army Chief ought to have been sorted out
Pranab ‘assured’ Army Chief of a face-saving exit

Thursday , 19 January '12

Age row: FM reportedly first met Gen Singh several months ago and gave him a sympathetic hearing.
Dragging on age issue in SC, Army chief wants to retire with dignity

Wednesday , 18 January '12

Age row: MoD had recently rejected Singh's contention that he was born in 1951, not in 1950.