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72nd Golden Globe Awards were presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association in Beverly Hills, California, US.
Earlier, Koteeswaran was serving as Executive Director of Bank of India.Koteeswaran began his career in 1976 in Bank of Baroda and later joined Bank of India as its Executive Director.
The goanna lizard weighs barely 16 grams. The Western Australia Museum announced the discovery of the new species of goanna lizard from the Kimberley region.
The change in name came in to effect after the promulgation of Insurance Laws (Amendment) Ordinance, 2014, by the President of India on 26 December 2014.
Microsoft alleged that they have misused its name and registered trademarks while providing fraudulent technical support services to unsuspecting consumers.
RIL and Mitsui OSK Lines of Japan signed a long-term agreement for transportation of liquefied ethane from North America to India.
The tablets with chemical name Darunavir Ethanolate will be used to treat HIV-1 infection.
The company has also partnered with Mahindra First Choice to provide vehicle inspection services at affordable prices across all cities.
Venezuela entered recession with economic growth shrinking for the first three quarters of 2014.
Union Government signed loan agreement with ADB for $75 Million and $1.8 Million Grant for KIUWMIP.
Eminent Malayalam film director Madhu Kaithapram died in Kozhikode on 29 December 2014 following a brief illness.
The Department of Financial Services under the Union Ministry of Finance on 31 December 2014 appointed the Managing Directors (MD) and Chief Executive Officers of four Nationalised Banks.
Tropical storm Jangmi made landfall in Philippines and killed at least 30 people. The storm and heavy rains resulted in evacuation of thousands of people.
Eminent journalist Boobli George Verghese died on 30 December 2014 following a brief illness.
UNSC rejected a resolution demanding an end to the Israeli occupation of the Palestinian territories within three years, i.e. 2017.
A team of researchers led by Professor Menon created half-light, half-matter particles in atomically thin semiconductors made of a 2D layer of molybdenum and sulfur atoms.
Commercial property and real estate services consulting firm CBRE Group on 17 December 2014 released the semi-annual Global Prime Office Occupancy Costs survey 2014.
Union Government signed a loan agreement with ADB for a $60 million for Jammu and Kashmir Urban Sector Development Investment Program.
Union Government constituted a high-level committee in order to allay apprehension of data sharing by various government agencies with NATGRID.
The ASI discovered a house belonging to late Harappan period (1900 – 1800 BC) att Chandyan village in Baghpat, Uttar Pradesh.
The 8th India-Republic of Korea Joint Commission Meeting was held in Seoul and it was co-chaired was by Union External Minister of India Sushma Swaraj and Minister of Foreign Affairs of South Korea Yun Byung-se.
Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj visited South Korea to attend the 8th India-Republic of Korea Joint Commission meeting.
The President of India Pranab Mukherjee on 30 December 2014 appointed the Governors of Mizoram, Uttarakhand and Meghalaya.
Indonesian searchers located wreckage of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 at the bottom of the Java Sea. They also found some bodies floating in the sea.
Hollywood actress, Luise Rainer died on 30 December 2014 at her home at London. She was 104.
The Interview, an American political comedy film has earned more than 15 million US dollars in online rentals and 2.8 million US dollars in theatres in just four days.
Suven Life Sciences has been granted product patents for its drugs used in the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases.
Greece Parliament failed to elect the President in the third and final round of voting held leading to dissolution of the Parliament.
Union Cabinet approved the hike of government stake in Industrial Finance Corporation of India (IFCI) ltd to 51 percent.
Government of India rechristened the Department of Disability Affairs as Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities.
The liberalization of norms was part of series of amendment done by RBI from time to time in the Foreign Exchange Management (Transfer or Issue of any Foreign Security) (Amendment) Regulations, 2004.
As part of boost mobile manufacturing, the task force aims to achieve production of 500 million units of mobile handsets by 2019.