A new software app Sandesh Pathak using text-to-speech method was developed to help the illiterate farmers.
Piramal Enterprises Ltd acquired 20 percent stake in Shriram Capital Ltd for 20.14 billion rupees.
Randstad Awards 2014 was announced encourage best practices for talent attraction and to identify the best Employer Brand in the country.
A new robot called Borewell Robot was developed by M.Manigandan to rescue kids who fall into borewells.
3D model of the human malaria parasite genome at three different stages in life cycle of parasite
Archie Comics has declared that the famous comic character Archie will die in the July 2014 issue after ruling the comics market for 73 year.
Randstad India Country released a report on 17 April 2014 based on the survey of employed workforce in India.
South Korean ferry carrying 459 passengers and crew drowned on 16 April 2014 off the south of the Korean Peninsula.
Admiral RK Dhowan took over as 22nd Chief of Indian Navy. He is a successor of Admiral DK Joshi, who was the 1st Defence forces chief to resign in India.
Supreme Court in its direction said that CAG is empowered to audit the private telecom companies.
The European Parliament on 15 April 2014 approved banking union reforms to minimise the risk of EU taxpayer-funded bailout.
Union Cabinet on 16 April 2014 approved the appointment of Narendra Kothari as Chairman of the National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC).
PCIL and PGCB will conduct a joint feasibility study for exporting 100 MW power to Bangladesh from gas-fired Palatana power plant in Tripura.
World Meteorological Organization (WMO) panel announced that Cherrapunji regained the world record for highest rainfall in 48 hours with 2493 millimeters
Google has acquired the maker of high-altitude solar powered drones, Titan Aerospace to bring deliver internet in the remotest corners of the world.
Ship of Theseus was selected as best feature film and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag was named as the best popular film in the National Film Awards.
State Bank of India on 15 April 2014 launched digital banking facilities for the convenience of SBI customers.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) established a Sport Integrity Unit on 15 April 2014 to investigate the cases related to fraud in sports.
India accounted for more than one-third of the temporary workers of non-immigrants in the US in 2012.
State Bank of India (SBI) on 15 April 2014 launched a financing scheme for women fashion boutique owners
WPI for month of March 2014 was recorded at 5.7%, which was 3-month high. This hike was driven up by increases in prices of food items and fuel costs.
Government of India (GOI) extended the Tourist Visa-on-Arrival Scheme to the citizens of the South Korea (ROK) with effect from 15 April 2014.
Eight franchisees of Indian Super League of All India Football Federation announced on 13 April 2014.
A study was published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) in the US.
PC Parakh book entitled, Crusader or Conspirator? Coalgate and other Truths was released in New Delhi.
Election Commission of India (ECI) on 15 April 2014 launched the Election VIsitors Programme (EVP) 2014 for foreign delegates of 50 countries
Portal, RAILSAVER was inaugurated by the Indian Railways with an aim to improve energy efficiency in Indian Railways.
The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision on 15 April 2014 issued Final standards for measuring and controlling large exposures of banks to customers.
Indian judokas won 12 medals at the seventh South Asia Judo Championships held in Kathmandu.
Economic Affairs Secretary Arvind Mayaram has been designated as new Finance Secretary by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC).