Indian-American physician Vivek Hallegere Murthy was on 15 December 2014 appointed as the 19th Surgeon General of America. His appointment was confirmed by the United States (US) Senate as he won 51 votes to 43 votes.
Vice Admiral Vivek Hallegere Murthyis a British-born American physician.
Mauritius President Purryag nameded veteran politician Sir Anerood Jugnauth as Prime Minister on 1...
Time magazine has chosen as its 2014 "Person of the Year" all of those engaged in fighting Ebola. About 349 he...
Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award is given each year by the Kerala Sahitya Akademi (Kerala Literary Academy), to Malayalam writers for their outstanding books of literary merit. First awarded in 1958.
2014 Award winners:
Fellowship: N.S Madhavan, Yusufali Kechery
Overall Contributions : P.R Nadhan,
Haryana government reversed the retirement age of government employees from 60 to 58 years.
CMP founder and leader Melathu Veettil Raghavan died on 9 November 2014.
He died due to Parkinsons disease....
Dehradun twin sisters Tashi Malik and Nungshi Malik from on 16 December 2014 became the world’s first twin and sibling to climb the highest peaks of the seven continents.
They achieved the feat after scaling Antarctica’s highest mountain, Mount Vinson at 4892 meters during their Missi
The first experimental flight (GSLV Mk-III X/CARE) of India's next generation launch vehicle GSLV Mk-III was s...
The Marathi film Kapus Kondyachi Goshta (The Unending Story) in the second week of December 2014 was nominated...
The Lens-free on-chip Microscope developed by the researchers can be used for the wide-field computational imaging of pathology samples. The study was published on 17 December 2014 in the journal Science Translational Medicine.
lens-free, holographic on-chip microscope could provide a faster and
Nine new species of bush frog have been discovered in the Western Ghats, a mountainous region in...
Indian Communication Satellite GSAT-16 was on 7 December 2014 launched successfully from the Kourou space port...
Paul McGinley won Sports Personality Coach of the Year 2014 at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards in Glasgow.
The BBC Sports Personality of the Year Coach Award is an award given annually as part of the BBC Sports Personality of the Year ceremony each December.
Viswanathan Anand defeated Michael Adams in a Berlin Defence with black to win the 6th London Chess Classic on...
Gwladys Nocera of France on 6 December 2014 won the Hero Women's Indian Golf Open 2014 at the Delhi Golf Club....
The well-known Malayalam writer Subhash Chandran bagged 2014 Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award for his novel 'Manushyanu Oru Amugham'.
The Award is in the form of a casket containing an engraved plaque, citation and a cheque of 100000 rupees .
Sahitya Akademi Awards, annually confers on writers of th
Argentenian film 'Refugiado', directed by Diego Lerman, won the Suvarna Chakoram (Golden Crow Pheasant) award ...
India's Ruhi Singh became the first ever Miss Universal Peace and Humanity title winner at an event held in Le...
V. R. Krishna Iyer :
Vaidyanathapura Rama Krishna Iyer, a legend in Indian judiciary, died on 4 December 2014.
Rohit Sharma :
The Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma on 13 November 2014 scored the highest ODI score ever of
Dilma Rousseff :
Brazilian incumbent President Dilma Rousseff was re-elected for her second four-year term on 26 Oc
Richard Flanagan :
Richard Flanagan on 14 October 2014 won Man Booker Prize for his wartime novel The Narrow Road to
Edward Joseph Snowden :
Edward Joseph is an American computer professional who leaked classified information from