Namibia’s president, Hifikepunye Pohamba, has wonAfrican leadership prize awarded by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation for boosting governance, media freedom and human rights in the southern African country.
This prize is given each year to an elected leader who has governed well, raised living sta
Australian researchers have unveiled the world's first 3D-printed jet engine, a manufacturing breakthrough tha...
Six Indian women CEOs and managing directors have been recognized by Forbes’ annual list of Asia’s...
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader Mufti Mohammed Sayeed on 1 March 2015 was sworn in as the 12th Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir. His oath of office and secrecy was administered by Governor NN Vohra at Zorawar Singh Auditorium in Jammu University.
This is the second time that Sayeed will
Veteran cinematographer of South India, Aloysius Vincent passed away at the age of 86.
He was fondly addres...
AAP MLA Ram Niwas Goel on 22 February 2015 was unanimously elected Speaker of the Delhi Assembly on the first ...
Union Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley on 28 February 2015 announced Union Budget 2015-16 in the Lok Sabha. This was the first full year Budget of the NDA government and the second budget of Arun Jaitley.
Fiscal deficit seen at 3.9 pct of GDP in 2015/16
Will meet the challe
The Indian Navy Friday concluded its annual Theatre Level Readiness and Operational Exercise (TROPEX), a month...
The 8th Indo-Nepal Battalion level combined military training – ‘Exercise Surya Kiran-VIII’,...
World’s first electric satellites were successfully lifted off by a Space Exploration (SpaceX) Technologies rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, United States.
The rocket was carrying two all-electric commercial satellites built by Boeing. The satellites are owned by the French sat
World Health Organisation (WHO) in the fourth week of February 2015 approved the ReEBOV Antigen rapid test kit...
India on 19 February 2015 successfully test-fired its indigenously developed nuclear capable Prithvi-II ...
Spanish tennis ace, Rafael Nadal on 2 March 2015 won the Argentina Open title of Tennis. In the summit clash, Nadal defeated Juan Monaco of Argentina in straight sets 6-4, 6-1 in Buenos Aires.
The Spanish tennis star now has collected 65 titles to rise to the fifth position in the Open Era for th
Jagmohan Dalmiya was elected unopposed as the BCCI's new president replacing N Srinivasan in the elections hel...
West Indies opener batsman Chris Gayle became the first batsman to score a double century in the World Cup.
Ratan Tata has been honoured with an honorary Doctorate of Automotive Engineering by the Clemson University at the South Carolina Automotive Summit.
He was conferred with Doctorate for his contributions to the global automotive industry at the South Carolina Automotive Summit.
Tata joined the Ta
The 87th Academy Awards ceremony (Oscar 2015) held one 22 February 2015.
Oscar award presented by the Acade...
Women scientists Dr. Tessy Thomas and Geeta Varadan on 15 February 2015 were jointly named for Dr. Y Nayudamma...
Arvind Kejriwal :
Arvind Kejriwal took oath as 8th e chief minister of Delhi at the historic Ramlila Maidan on 14 Fe
R. K. Laxman :
Eminent Cartoonist Rasipuram Krishnaswamy Laxman died on 26 January 2015.
One of the post-Indepen
Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud :
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz passed away on 23 January 2015.He was 93-year old
Larry Page :
Larry Page, the chief executive officer and co-founder of Google was named as the Business
Atal Bihari Vajpayee :
Government on 24 December 2014 announced country’s highest civilian honour to former