Filmmaker-actor Farhan Akhtar has become the first man to be appointed as the South Asia Goodwill Ambassador of the UN Women.
UN Women’s Goodwill Ambassador for South Asia, he will dedicate his efforts towards the empowerment of women and girls and will serve as an advocate for UN Women&rsq
25th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit was held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar from 12 No...
Former foreign minister Michel Kafando was on 17 November 2014 chosen as interim president of Burkina Faso. Mi...
CMP founder and leader Melathu Veettil Raghavan died on 9 November 2014.
He died due to Parkinsons disease. He was 81. He was the founder of Communist Marxist Party (CMP) in Kerala.
He then founded the Communist Marxist Party (CMP) in 1986 and later formed an alliance with UDF.
He is the Genera
The Congress' Prithviraj Chavan has resigned as Maharashtra chief minister after his government was reduced to...
Rajasthan High Court on 10 September 2014 ordered to stop discrimination on the basis of caste in cremation at...
For the first time, a US President will be the Chief Guest at 66th India’s Republic Day celebrations 2015. The White House on 21 November 2014 accepted the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Obama will also meet the Prime Minister and Indian officials to strengthen and expand the U
Union Ministry of Minorities Affairs on 11 November 2014 launched the Maulana Azad National Academy for Skills...
Children’s Day celebrated all over India on 14 November 2014.
The day is observed to increase the awa...
Prithvi-II surface-to-surface missile was test-fired on 13 November 2014 at Chandipur, Odisha which has a strike range of 350 km.
It is capable of carrying 500 kg to 1000 kg of warheads, was test-fired from a mobile launcher in salvo mode from launch complex-3 of Integrated Test Range at about 10
European Space Agency’s (ESA) Rosetta mission landed its Philae probe on the surface of Comet 67P/ Chury...
Scientists at the Dutch biotech company Micreos have developed the first alternative to antibiotics that's bei...
Former captain Dilip Vengsarkar on Friday received the prestigious BCCI-instituted Col. C K Nayudu Lifetime achievement award for his contribution to Indian cricket. He received a citation, trophy and cheque for Rs 25 lakh.
He was a member of the Indian team that won the World Cup in 1983 and the
India clinched the third South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Women's Championship in Islamabad 21 November ...
Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth have won women’s and men’s singles title of Chi...
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on 19 November 2014 was chosen for the Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2014.
The award jury, chaired by Vice President Hamid Ansari.
The Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development is awarded to the India
Veteran classical vocalist Pt Jasraj was conferred with the Sumitra Charat Ram Award for Lifetime Achiev...
The winners of Infosys prize 2014 have been declared.
The Infosys Prize is an annua...
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Marin Cilic :
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