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2014 Current Affairs

Prime Minister of Ukraine, Arseniy Yatsenyuk Resigned

Published on: 25-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The Prime Minister of Ukraine, Arseniy Yatsenyuk resigned from his post from Verkhovna Rada (The Parliament of Ukraine)

Logo Design Competition launched for Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Campaign

Published on: 25-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

The Union Ministry of Women and Child Development launched a Logo Design Competition for the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Campaign.

CCEA approved 49 percent Foreign Investment in Insurance Sector

Published on: 25-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The Union Cabinet on 24 July 2014 gave its approval to 49 percent foreign investment in insurance companies through the FIPB route

SC appointed R S Cheema as special public prosecutor in coal scam

Published on: 25-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

The Supreme Court on 25 July 2014 appointed R S Cheema as Special Public Prosecutor for trial in coal blocks allocation scam.

Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014 got off at the Celtic Park in Glasgow in Scotland

Published on: 25-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

The Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014, 20th in the series, got off at the Celtic Park in Glasgow in Scotland on 23 July 2014..

Weightlifters Sukhen Dey & K Sanjita Chanu won Gold Medal on Day 1 of Commonwealth Games 2014

Published on: 25-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

Weightlifters Sukhen Dey and K Sanjita Chanu on 24 July 2014 clinched a Gold Medal each in weightlifting in the 20th Commonwealth Games

Malabar Naval Exercise featuring Indian, Japanese and US Navy started

Published on: 25-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

Malabar Naval exercise 2014 started on 24 July 2014 in the Pacific Ocean. Malabar naval exercise 2014 is the 18th edition...

India decided against signing WTO's Trade Facilitation Agreement

Published on: 25-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

India on 24 July 2014 decided against signing Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) of the World Trade Organisation (WTO).

Union Budget: Year-wise Collection

Published on: 25-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

Jagranjosh.com brings to its readers a compilation of the Union Budget since 2010-11 so as to enable the readers trace the development over the years

India's President inaugurated Bank and Post Office in President Estate's new buildings

Published on: 25-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 25 people agreed

The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee on 24 July 2014 inaugurated the President’s Estate Branch...

KN Tripathi sworn in as 22nd Governor of West Bengal

Published on: 25-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 12 people agreed

Keshari Nath Tripathi was sworn in as 22nd Governor of West Bengal on 24 July 2014. The Acting Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court...

Air Algerie plane Boeing MD-83 went missing over Mali

Published on: 24-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 45 people agreed

Air Algerie plane Boeing MD-83 went missing over Gao in Mali in Africa on 24 July 2014.

India voted in favour of the UNHRC resolution on Israel's offensive in Gaza

Published on: 24-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 34 people agreed

India on 23 July 2014 voted in favour of United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution for a probe on Israel's offensive in Gaza.

Union Government issued guidelines for Selection of Dance Productions for Festival of India abroad

Published on: 24-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

Union Ministry of Culture on 4 July 2014 issued guidelines for Selection of Dance Productions for Festival of India abroad.

Delhi HC asked Delhi government to ban unregulated e-rickshaws

Published on: 24-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 12 people agreed

Delhi HC rapped Delhi government over its failure to regulate e-rickshaws and asked it to clarify its stand on how to regulate them by 31 July 2014

SC permitted UP government to cut 697 trees of protected forests in the Taj Trapezium zone

Published on: 24-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 21 people agreed

The Supreme Court on 23 July 2013 permitted Uttar Pradesh government to cut 697 trees spread across four hectares of protected forests in TTZ

Doordarshan's Naad Bhed-The Mystery of Sound to be featured in Limca Book of Records

Published on: 24-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 21 people agreed

The classical music reality show of Doordarshan Naad Bhed-The Mystery of Sound will be featured in Limca Book of Records

Union Government decided to intensify war against Japanese Encephalitis

Published on: 24-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 27 people agreed

Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare decided to intensify major war against Japanese Encephalitis (JE) in the fourth week of July 2014

American actor James Garner died at 86

Published on: 23-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 23 people agreed


American actor James Garner died at the age of 86 in Los Angeles on 19 July 2014.

Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu announced launching Web Portal for Industrial Licences

Published on: 23-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 43 people agreed

The Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, J Jayalalithaa on 23 July 2014 announced that the process of issuing licenses to the new industries

TCS became first Indian Company to achieve Market Capitalization of 5 lakh crore rupees

Published on: 23-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 81 people agreed

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on 23 July 2014 became the first Indian company to achieve a market capitalization of 5 lakh crore rupees.

CMSA Scheme launched in Meghalaya for Widows and Pensioners

Published on: 23-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 31 people agreed

Chief Minister of Meghalaya, Dr Mukul Sangma launched Chief Minister's Social Assistance (CMSA) Scheme for widows and persons with disabilities.

HP selected for Union Government’s pilot programme to train Heads of Government Schools

Published on: 23-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 27 people agreed

Himachal Pradesh on 23 July 2014 was selected for Union Government's pilot project to train Principals and Headmasters of government schools

RBI Issued Guidelines for Setting up Trade Receivables Discounting System for MSMEs

Published on: 23-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 42 people agreed

The Reserve Bank of India issued draft guidelines for setting up and operating a Trade Receivables Discounting System.

Typhoon Matmo struck east of Taiwan

Published on: 23-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 22 people agreed

Typhoon Matmo struck east of Taiwan on 22 July 2014. Matmo, with a wind gust of 173 kilometres per hour.....

Google announced to launch Hindi version of Google Maps on Android and PC

Published on: 23-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 12 people agreed

Internet search engine giant Google on 22 July 2014 announced to launch its Hindi version of Google Maps.

Union Government proposed to set up three Low Cost Airports for Bihar

Published on: 23-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation, G.M. Siddeshwara proposed to set up three new low-cost airports in Bihar at Muzaffarpur, Raxaul and Gaya.

National Geographic launched magazine Explorer for schoolchildren in India

Published on: 23-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 35 people agreed

The famed National Geographic on 22 July 2014 launched a special edition of Explorer magazines for schoolchildren in India.

Indian tennis star Sania Mirza appointed as Brand Ambassador of Telangana

Published on: 23-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 41 people agreed

Indian tennis star Sania Mirza was appointment as Brand Ambassador of Telangana on 22 July 2014.

Ram Naik sworn in as 27th Governor of Uttar Pradesh

Published on: 23-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

Former Union Minister and BJP leader from Maharashtra Ram Naik on 22 July 2014 was sworn in as 27th Governor of Uttar Pradesh in Lucknow

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