Cariappa Current Affairs, GK & News
Legion of Merit
The President of United States conferred the Legion of Merit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Prime Minister has been awarded for his steadfast leadership and vision for India’s emergence as a global power. The award was received by the Ambassador of India to the US Taranjit Singh Sandhu on behalf of the Prime Minister. ..
Month: Current Affairs - December, 2020
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Topics: Cariappa • Field Marshal KM Cariappa • Field Marshal Kodandera M. Cariappa • Indian Army Day • Ladakh • Legion of Merit • Pangong Tso • Quad • Recipients of the Legion of Merit • Scott Morrison • Senkaku Islands • Shinzo abe • South China Sea
Indian Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Navarne conferred with rank of “General of Nepal Army”
On November 5, 2020, Indian Army Chief Manoj Mukund Navarne was conferred with the rank of honorary General of Nepal Army. The President of Nepal Bidya Devi Bhandari presented him with a scroll and a sword during the honouring ceremony. Key Highlights Chief Navarne is on a three day visit to Nepal. He is in ..
Month: Current Affairs - November, 2020
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News • Persons in News
Topics: Army chief of India • Cariappa • Field Marshal KM Cariappa • Honorary title • India-Nepal • K. M. Cariappa • Manoj Mukund Naravane • Persons in News
71st Army Day being celebrated
The 71st Army Day is celebrated across the country on 15th January 2019 to commemorate the day when Lieutenant General (later Field Marshal) Kodandera M. Carriappa (C-in-C) took over the command of Army from General Sir FRR Bucher, the last British Commander-in-Chief in 1949 and became the first Commander-in-Chief of Indian Army post Independence. KM ..
Topics: Army Day • Cariappa • Chief of the Army Staff • Field marshals • Five-star rank • Government of India • K. M. Cariappa • Military ranks • Sam Manekshaw
Maharashtra’s tableau wins best tableau award at 69th Republic Day Parade 2018
Maharashtra’s tableau titled “Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj coronation” has won the best tableau award at the 69th Republic Day Parade 2018. Assam’s tableau depicting traditional “masks and sastras” bagged the second prize. The third prize went to Chhattisgarh’s display of Ramgarh’s ancient amphitheatre and artistes performing dance based on Kalidasa’s Meghadootam. Among the tableaux by Union ..
Topics: Cariappa • Chhatrapati • Delhi Republic Day parade • Government of India • India • Maratha Empire • Nirmala Sitharaman • Parade • Tableau