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Magnus Carlsen of Norway on 23 November 2014 won FIDE World Chess Championship 2014 played at Sochi, Russia.
The earthquake killed at least five people and affected nearly 80000 others
Senior Marathi actor-director Raghuvir Nevrekar died in Mumbai on 23 November 2014 following a brief illness.
Koala diplomacy was in news recently during the G-20 Summit of major economies held in Brisbane, Australia.
Eminent lawyer Advocate Sunil Manohar was appointed as the Advocate General (AG) of Maharashtra. Manohar replaced Darius Khambatta who was appointed as AG in 2012.
Switzerland won its first Davis Cup Tennis title after defeating France by securing three-one lead at Lille Stade Pierre Mauroy.
In his new role, he will face the challenge of strengthening the brand in around 78 countries, some of which are the company's most important markets.
Volcano Pico do Fogo in the Cape Verde archipelago off the coast of West Africa erupted leading to evacuation of people.
Pope Francis conferred sainthood on two Indians Father Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Sister Euphrasia.
Indian Women pugilists Sarjubala Devi and Saweety won Silver medals in the 8th World Women's Boxing Championships, in Jeju, South Korea.
The World Bank released Turn Down the Heat: Confronting the New Climate Normal report focusing on the specific regional impacts of warming.
The focus of the initiative is to award grants to non-profits organizations which are working in socially important areas like nutrition, disabilities, support for the marginalized, and governance.
Ex-Washington DC mayor Marion Shepilov Barry Jr. died on 23 November 2014 in Washington DC following a brief illness.
The investment will be made towards stake purchases in select Louisiana and Texas shale fields in the US and some Alberta oil sands projects in Canada.
Deepak Gupta was appointed as chairman of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel launched the MLA Adarsh Gram Yojana in tune with the concept of ideal village of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Lewis Hamilton won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at Yas Marina circuit and the Formula 1 racing championship title of 2014.
Afghanistan lower house of Parliament on 23 November 2014 approved the Bilateral Security Agreements with the United States and NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization).
Former Union Minister Murli Deora died after a prolonged illness in Mumbai. He is survived by his wife and two sons, including former MP Milind Deora.
Time Magazine released list of 25 Best Inventions 2014
The Maharashtra government set up an all-party committee to review the issue of Maratha reservations.
World Fisheries day was observed across the world by the fisherfolk communities.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited to Fiji on 19 November 2014 and he had Pacific Island Leaders Meeting.
India won the 2014 SAFF Women's Championship at the Jinnah Stadium in Islamabad after defeating Nepal 6-0.
UNGA rights committee adopted the first-ever resolution calling on governments to stop child marriages.
Dilip Vengsarkar received the prestigious BCCI-instituted Colonel C K Nayudu Lifetime achievement award for his contribution to Indian cricket.
US President Barack Obama will be the Chief Guest at India’s 66th Republic Day celebrations 2015.
The UNGA Committee adopted a resolution condemning North Korea human rights abuses and referred to the International Criminal Court (ICC).
Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited to Australia as a part of G-20 summit and bilateral summit with Australia.
The research was conducted under the leadership of Jayesh Bellare at the Chemical Engineering Department of (IIT-B).