Brazilian incumbent President Dilma Rousseff was re-elected for her second four-year term on 26 October 2014.
Rousseff, Brazil’s first woman president, won a second four-year term in a tight run-off election against business-world favorite Aecio Neves.
She was re-elected after she secured
UN Day observed on october 24, it is the anniversary of the formation of the United Nations in 1945.
India has been re-elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for the period of 2015 to 2017.
The Congress' Prithviraj Chavan has resigned as Maharashtra chief minister after his government was reduced to a minority with the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) withdrawing support.
NCP withdrew its support from Congress on 25 September 2014 on the issue of Seat sharing for Vidhan Sabha electi
Rajasthan High Court on 10 September 2014 ordered to stop discrimination on the basis of caste in cremation at...
Karnataka became the first State in the country to launch a Health Adalat on 2 Sepetember 2014 to address heal...
Indian Army observed 68th Infantry Day to pay homage to war heroe. Infantry Day, which is observed on October 27 every year.
The day was observed by performing the wreath-laying ceremony at the Parachute Regiment Training Centre War Memorial, JC Nagar in Bangalore, Karnataka.
It was on this mome
The government has decided to observe the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on October 31 as "Rash...
The first border haat – a market facility on zero line of border between India and Bangladesh – wi...
India on 17 October 2014 successfully test fired its first long range subsonic cruise missile from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur in Orissa.
Nirbhay (which means fearless) is very manoeuvrable and can fly at tree-top level, making it difficult to detect on radar, and strikes targets more
Science and Technology Minister Dr Jitendra Singh on 7 October 2014 launched Broad Spectrum Confocal Microscop...
A 36-year-old Swedish woman has become the first in the world to give birth from a transplanted womb, after de...
Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri won the Venetian Macau Open, making it his second title of 2014 and fifth career win on the Asian Tour.
The Macau Open is one of the tournaments on the Asian Tour. It is organised by Macau Sport Development Board of Macau Government Golf Association of Macau.
Sania Mirza (India) and Cara Black (Zimbabwe) won the WTA doubles Finals Singapore 2014. title against P...
South Africa's football captain and goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa died on 26 October 2014 after being shot.
Ashwika Kapur won 2014 Panda Award for her film on a Kakapo parrot
Ashwika Kapur on 24 October 2014 became the first Indian woman to win prestigious Wildscreen Panda Award.
Wildscreen Panda Award also known as the Green Oscar, in the past.
She won the coveted wildlife photography award in Bes
Congolese gynaecologist Denis Mukwege on 21 October 2014 won the prestigious Sakharov human rights prize 2014....
Pakistani teenager and Noble Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has been conferred with the Liberty Medal, ...
Dilma Rousseff :
Brazilian incumbent President Dilma Rousseff was re-elected for her second four-year term on 26 Oc
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Richard Flanagan on 14 October 2014 won Man Booker Prize for his wartime novel The Narrow Road to
Edward Joseph Snowden :
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Marin Cilic :
Marin Cilic on 8 September 2014 won the Men’s Singles title of the US Open of Tennis.
M S Swaminathan :
Faisalabad Agriculture University conferred M S Swaminathan with honorary degree. University of Ag