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NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity set the record of maximum distance covered by a rover.
Classical singer Sushilarani Patel died due to heart attack. She was 96. She was a recipient Sangeet Natak Academy award in 2002.
White tigress game birth to a melanistic (dark skinned) cub in Nandankanan Biological Park in Captivity.
Kurdish politician Fuad Masum became the seventh President of Iraq after winning most votes (211 votes out of 269 votes).
Bangladeshi freedom fighter UK Ching died at the age of 86. The Bir Bikram awardee died due to a brain stroke.
Indian Air Force on 28 July 2014 received its sixth C-17 Globemaster III aircraft.
General Assembly of the Commonwealth Shooting Federation (CSF) on 28 July 2014 agreed to reinstate shooting pair events...
The Lives of Others authored by Neel Mukherjee was shortlisted for Man Booker Prize 2014 in the fourth week of July 2014.
The Vijay Mallya Story written by K Giriprakash was published by Penguin Books Limited in 2014.
RBI has cancelled certificate of registration of six NBFCs with which they cannot be able to conduct business of non-banking financial institution.
India’s mission in Tripoli has advised Indian nationals to leave strife-torn Libya using all available means for exiting Libya.
International Tiger Day was observed across the world on 29 July 2014 to promote protection and expansion of the wild tiger habitats.
Third Phase of Science Express Biodiversity Special (SEBS) was flagged off from Safdarjung Railway Station in New Delhi.
Government has launched the Rashtriya Gokul Mission to promote conservation and developments of indigenous breeds of cows in a scientific manner.
World Hepatitis Day was observed on 28 July 2014. Viral Hepatitis is a disease that annually claims about 1.4 million deaths.
Indian megastar, Amitabh Bachchan has been appointed as the horticulture ambassador of Maharashtra.
Union Finance Ministry gave its nod to the proposal of setting up rape crisis centres in all district across India.
Sushma Swaraj was on a three-day visit to Nepal from 25 July to 27 July 2014. During the visit, she co-chaired the meet of Indo-Nepal Joint Commission.
Prime Minister of India has launched a web platform – MyGov.nic.in to facilitate Citizen Engagement in Good Governance.
First International Gaucher Day was observed across the world on 26 July 2014. The day was observed to mark the 160th birthday of Philippe Gaucher.
Italian Vincenzo Nibali won 101st edition of Tour de France. He is the first Italian in 16 years to accomplish cycling’s greatest race.
The Oxford University researchers in their study found that only 8.2 percent of the human genome are presently functional or doing something important..
Veteran BJP leader Kaptan Singh Solanki was appointed as the Governor of Haryana by President Pranab Mukhejee on 25 July 2014.
5th Godrej Expert Sahyadri Cine Awards 2014 presented in Mumbai.
The CAG of India, Shashi Kant Sharma on 25 July 2014 assumed office as Member of the United Nations Board of Auditors
National Commodity & Derivatives Exchange Ltd (NCDEX) on 25 July 2014 announced introducing a comprehensive hedge policy for the commodity markets..
The Reserve Bank of India on 25 July 2014 penalised 12 banks in Deccan Chronicle Holdings Limited case. The penalty imposed...
The Union Government revised investment target for Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC) to 80 thousand crore rupees.
The 15th anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas was celebrated in India on 26 July 2014. The day is celebrated in the honour of war heroes of Kargil
European Union on 25 July 2014 extended the sanctions on Russia in wake of the Malaysian Airplane MH-17 crash...