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Ashok Shankarrao Chavan (born) served as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra from 8 December 2008 to 9 November 2010.
Assam is a state in Northeast India, situated south of the eastern Himalayas along the Brahmaputra and Barak River valleys.
Ati Vishisht Seva Medal (AVSM) is a military award of India given to recognize "distinguished service of an exceptional order" to all ranks of the armed forces.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (translation: Indian People's Party; BJP) is one of the two major political parties in India, along with the Indian National Congress.
Bhopal is the capital city of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh and the administrative headquarters of Bhopal district and Bhopal division.
Brigadier is a military rank, the seniority of which depends on the country.
Chandigarh is a city and a union territory in India that serves as the capital of the two neighbouring states of Haryana and Punjab.
Chandi Mandir Cantonment is a military station of the Indian Army located in Panchkula district at the foot of the Sivalik Hills adjoining Panchkula city in Haryana.
The Chief of the Army Staff is the commander and usually the highest-ranking officer of the Indian Army.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Colonel ("kernel", abbreviated Col., Col or COL) is a senior military officer rank below the brigadier and general officer ranks.
General Deepak Kapoor PVSM, AVSM, SM, VSM, ADC (b. 1948) was the 23rd Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army, appointed on 30 September 2007 and Chairman, Chiefs of Staffs Committee(COSC) appointed on 31 August 2009.
A division is a large military unit or formation, usually consisting of between 10,000 and 20,000 soldiers.
The Dogra Regiment is an infantry regiment of the Indian Army.
Frontline is a fortnightly English language magazine published by The Hindu Group of publications from Chennai, India.
A general officer is an officer of high rank in the army, and in some nations' air forces or marines.
The General Officer Commanding (GOC) is the usual title given in the armies of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth (and some other, such as in Ireland) nations to a General Officer who holds a command appointment.
For the First World War corps, see I Corps (British India) I Corps, headquartered at Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, is a military field formation of the Indian Army, created in 1965.
The Indian Army is the land-based branch and the largest component of the Indian Armed Forces.
The IV Corps is a military field formation of the Indian Army, created in 1961.
Jammu is the largest city in the Jammu Division and the winter capital of state of Jammu and Kashmir in India.
General Joginder Jaswant Singh PVSM, AVSM, VSM, ADC (born 17 September 1945) was the 22nd Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) of the Indian Army.
The Kargil War (करगिल युद्ध, kargil yuddh, کرگل جنگ kargil jang), also known as the Kargil conflict, was an armed conflict between India and Pakistan that took place between May and July 1999 in the Kargil district of Kashmir and elsewhere along the Line of Control (LOC).
Admiral Madhvendra Singh was Chief of Naval Staff of the Indian Navy between 29 December 2001 and his retirement from service on 31 July 2004.
Madhya Pradesh (MP;; meaning Central Province) is a state in central India.
Maharashtra (abbr. MH) is a state in the western region of India and is India's second-most populous state and third-largest state by area.
Mumbai (also known as Bombay, the official name until 1995) is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra.
The National Defence Academy (NDA) is the Joint Services academy of the Indian Armed Forces, where cadets of the three services, the Army, the Navy and the Air Force train together before they go on to respective service academies for further pre-commissioning training.
New Delhi is an urban district of Delhi which serves as the capital of India and seat of all three branches of Government of India.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Operation Khukri was a multinational operation launched in the United Nations Assistance Mission in Sierra Leone (UNAMSIL), involving India, Ghana, Britain and Nigeria.
Param Vishisht Seva Medal (PVSM) is a military award of India.
Press Trust of India (PTI) is the largest news agency in India.
Pune, formerly spelled Poona (1857–1978), is the second largest city in the Indian state of Maharashtra, after Mumbai.
Punjab is a state in northern India.
RAPID is a high-level programming language used to control ABB industrial robots.
Rediff.com is an Indian news, information, entertainment and shopping web portal, founded in 1996 as "Rediff On The NeT".
The Samanya Seva Medal 1965 (General Service Medal 1965) is a military service medal of the Indian Armed Forces.
Sierra Leone, officially the Republic of Sierra Leone, is a country in West Africa.
The Sino-Indian War (भारत-चीन युद्ध Bhārat-Chīn Yuddh), also known as the Sino-Indian Border Conflict, was a war between China and India that occurred in 1962.
Southern Command is a formation of the Indian Army, active since 1895.
Sir Ranbir Higher Secondary School (SRHS) now known as Sir Ranbir Model High Secondary School (SRML) is a government school in Jammu.
A military staff (often referred to as general staff, army staff, navy staff, or air staff within the individual services) is a group of officers, enlisted and civilian personnel that are responsible for the administrative, operational and logistical needs of its unit.
General Sundararajan Padmanabhan PVSM, AVSM, VSM (born 5 December 1940 in Thiruvananthapuram, Travancore), is a former Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army.
Tezpur is a city and urban agglomeration in Sonitpur district, Assam state, India.
Financial Express is an Indian English-language business newspaper.
The Hindu Group is a publishing company located in Chennai.
Uttam Yudh Seva Medal (UYSM) is one of India's military decorations for Wartime Distinguished Service.
Vishisht Seva Medal (VSM) is a decoration of the Indian armed forces.
The Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF) is an Indian public policy think-tank, it is considered to be a right-wing think-tank closely aligned with the Narendra Modi government of India.
Walong is a small cantonment and administrative town in the Anjaw District of the state of Arunachal Pradesh in northeastern India.
The 2001 Gujarat earthquake, also known as the Bhuj earthquake, occurred on 26 January, India's 51st Republic Day, at and lasted for over 2 minutes.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.