Turkey's unrivaled leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan was sworn in 28 August 2014 as 12th President of country. He is the country's first popularly elected president.
Previously he was Prime Minister of Turkey from 2003 to 2014, and he was chairman of the Justice and Development Party (AKP), which holds
Archaeologists have found two ancient Mayan cities hidden in the jungle of southeastern Mexico.
The king of Thailand has officially endorsed the army chief and coup leader Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha as prime min...
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 signed loan agreement with World Bank for Mizoram State Roads Project (MSRP II) on 29 August 2014.
This Agreement was signed by Nilaya Mitash, Joint Secretary (MI), Department of Economic Affairs on behalf of the Government of India and Onno Ruhl, Country Director, World Bank, India, on beh
Maharastra became the second state of India to form the transgender welfare board.
The first one was...
13 year old school boy Yashwardhan Shukla authored a novel, Gods of Antarctica.
The book is fictional tale ...
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...
Jaipur Pink Panther (JPP) owned by Abhisek Bachchan on 31 August 2014 won the inaugural title of the Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League. U Mumba that emerged as the runner up of the tournament is owned by Unilazer Sports
Captain of Jaipur Pink Panther - Navneet Gautam
The Pro Kabaddi League is a pr
National Sports Day in India is celebrated on August 29.
This day marks the birthday of Dhyan Chand,...
The BCCI has appointed former Test all-rounder Ravi Shastri Director of Cricket in the Indian team for the fiv...
Oscar organizers announced on 28 August 2014 prestigious humanitarian award to US actor-producer-singer Harry Belafonte.
It will be presented at the body’s 6th annual Governors Awards on November 8, 2014 in Hollywood. He wasdnicknamed the “King of Calypso” for popularizing the C
The President of India Pranab Mukherjee Presidentthe National Sports Awards to eminent sportsperson on 29 Augu...
Delhi-based wrestling academy, Guru Hanuman Akhara, has been chosen for this year’s Rashtriya Khel Prots...
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'