Archaeologists have found two ancient Mayan cities hidden in the jungle of southeastern Mexico.
They discovered the two cities of Lagunita and Tamchen on the Yucatan peninsula by examining aerial photographs of the region.
The two cities reached their heyday in the Late and Terminal Classic peri
The king of Thailand has officially endorsed the army chief and coup leader Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha as prime min...
Turkey's governing party has selected Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu to be country's new prime minister, to ...
Amitabh Bachchan, the Indian Megastar on 28 July 2014 was appointed as the horticulture ambassador of Maharashtra. With this appointment, he will start promoting the horticulture sector in Maharashtra.
The 71-year-old actor, who is also the ambassador of Gujarat tourism.
Maharashtra is India's
Malappuram a district in kerala became the first wifi enable municipality in India.
The project is being im...
Jayalalithaa, the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on 11 June 2014 launched Amma Salt, a product of Tamil Nadu Sal...
India and Russia 25 August 20114 started their maiden aerial exercise in Russia involving aircraft like Su-30MKI and Mi-17 helicopters to boost cooperation between their air forces.
Avia Indra-2014 started near the Caspian Sea in Russia. The exercise will go on till 5 September 2014.
Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari launched ethanol-run environment-friendly public buses in Nagpur on 22 ...
The President of India,Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the first Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Tech...
The oldest metal object on Earth, copper awl, has been discovered in a woman's grave in in Tel Tsaf, an archaeological site in Israel’s Jordan Valley.
The team of archaeologists unearthed the oldest metal on the Earth from a woman’s grave.
This artifact reveals that metals were
NASA has announced that it will launch a new mission to Mars in 2020 named as Mars 2020 Rover mission.
Rosetta of European Space Agency on 6 August 2014 became first ever spacecraft to reach a Comet named 67P/Chur...
The BCCI has appointed former Test all-rounder Ravi Shastri Director of Cricket in the Indian team for the five-match ODI series against England, beginning August 25.
Ravi Shastri, a former all-rounder, played around 80 Test Matches and 150 ODIs for India.
It is for the second time that Ravi Sha
England won the 5-match Pataudi Trophy test-series played against India by 3-1. England achieved the feat afte...
Athletics Federation of India President Adille Sumariwala has been appointed the Chef-de-Mission of the Indian...
Delhi-based wrestling academy, Guru Hanuman Akhara, has been chosen for this year’s Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puraskar (RKPP).
Guru Hanuman Akhara is the oldest Wrestling School of India existing till now and was established in 1925.
Academy was named after the legendary Indian wrestle
Indian-origin mathematician Manjul Bhargava has been awarded the prestigious Fields Medal at the International...
President Pranab Mukherjee on 12 August 2014 conferred the Outstanding Parliamentary award to Karan Singh, JD(...
M S Swaminathan :
Faisalabad Agriculture University conferred M S Swaminathan with honorary degree. University of Ag
Lt. General Dalbir Singh Suhag :
Lt. General Dalbir Singh Suhag took over as Chief of Army Staff on 31 July 2014.
General Singh wa
Sam Kahamba Kutesa :
The United Nations General Assembly on 12 June 2014 elected by acclamation Sam Kahamba Kutesa of U
Narendra Damodardas Modi :
Narendra Modi is the prime minister of India.
Modi, a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP),
Ronnie O’Sullivan :
Ronnie O’Sullivan was crowned World Snooker’s Player of the Year 2013-14 at the sport'