In 2016, it was voted "India's Favourite Hill Station" by Holiday
Under Köppen's climate classification the city features a subtropical highland climate (Cwb).
On graduation he was awarded the Commandant's prize for conducting, and the Australian Band and Orchestra Director's Association award for best arrangement for concert band.
In July 2002, Mathew was appointed as the Administration Officer and Deputy Music Director of the Air Command Band in Sydney.
Prior to his commissioning, Mathew was posted to the RAAF Central Band in Melbourne as a euphonium and trombone player, and served his last three years there as Staff Music Arranger.
Mathew completed Band Officer training in 2001 at the Defence Force School of Music.
This report takes a broad approach to answering the overarching question, "How can the U. Air Force best improve the professionalism of its personnel? military services have taken dating back to the last substantial Air Force initiatives related to professionalism.
" The authors examine the definition of professionalism and what it means in the Air Force. In the absence of objective metrics specifically intended to measure professionalism, the authors examined statistics of cases in which professionalism was lacking, as evidenced by documented violations of the Uniform Code of Military Justice.RAND reports present research findings and objective analysis that address the challenges facing the public and private sectors. All RAND reports undergo rigorous peer review to ensure high standards for research quality and objectivity. "It was just devastating," retired lieutenant general Josiah Bunting III said later. As the former superintendent of the Virginia Military Institute, Bunting opposed allowing women to attend that school, which had been a southern male bastion since 1839. But even the reports Bunting had read on the academy scandal in the newspapers, and his own experience with the macho rigors of V. I.'s infamous "rat line," a hazing ritual, did not prepare him for what he heard in Colorado Springs on July 10.But in 1996, when the Supreme Court ordered the publicly funded military academy to admit women, it was up to Bunting to find a way to peacefully and safely matriculate female cadets. "It was much worse than what I had ever expected to find," he confessed.Shillong is the 330th most populous city in India with a population of 143,007 according to the 2011 census.