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Time Magazine released list of 25 Best Inventions 2014

Published on: 22-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

Time Magazine released list of 25 Best Inventions 2014

World Fisheries Day observed across the world on 21 November

Published on: 22-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

World Fisheries day was observed across the world by the fisherfolk communities.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Fiji

Published on: 22-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited to Fiji on 19 November 2014 and he had Pacific Island Leaders Meeting.

Dilip Vengsarkar received Col CK Nayudu Lifetime achievement award

Published on: 22-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

Dilip Vengsarkar received the prestigious BCCI-instituted Colonel C K Nayudu Lifetime achievement award for his contribution to Indian cricket.

US President Barack Obama to be the Chief Guest of India’s Republic Day 2015

Published on: 22-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

US President Barack Obama will be the Chief Guest at India’s 66th Republic Day celebrations 2015.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Australia

Published on: 21-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 50 people agreed

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited to Australia as a part of G-20 summit and bilateral summit with Australia.

Giriraj Singh assumed charge as Minister of State at MSME Ministry

Published on: 21-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

Giriraj Singh is a Bharatiya Janata Party politician from Barahiya, Bihar, India.

Mathematician Alexander Grothendieck died

Published on: 21-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 12 people agreed

Mathematician Alexander Grothendieck died in France at the age of 86.

Rajinikanth conferred with Indian Film Personality of the year 2014 award at IFFI

Published on: 21-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

Tamil superstar Rajinikanth was on 20 November 2014 honoured with the centenary award for Indian Film Personality of the year 2014 at the 45th International Film Festival of India (IFFI).

Oscar award winner Mike Nichols died at 83

Published on: 21-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

Oscar award winner Mike Nichols was died at the age of 83.

18th Duchess of Alba of Spain Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart died

Published on: 21-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

The Duchess of Alba, Spain's richest woman has died aged 88 in Seville. She had more titles than any other aristocrat.

Chintan won Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award for the year 2014

Published on: 21-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

The award was given for cleaning the New Delhi railway station.

SC directed CBI Director Ranjit Sinha to withdraw himself from 2G case

Published on: 20-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 23 people agreed

Supreme Court directed CBI Director Ranjit Sinha to withdraw himself from 2G case and asked CBI chief not to interfere in the ongoing 2G probe.

Indian-origin hotel doorman Kottarapattu Chattu died

Published on: 20-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

Sri Lanka’s oldest hotel doorman, Kuttan died. He served world leaders like Lord Mountbatten, Princess Elizabeth, Mahatma Gandhi and others.

Neel Mukherjee, the author of Lives of Others, shortlisted for Costa Book Awards

Published on: 20-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

His book was shortlisted under the Novel Award category.

Rampal Singh Jatin arrested by Haryana Police from his ashram in Hisar

Published on: 20-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

Sant Rampal arrested from his fortified Satlok Ashram in Hisar of Haryana. He will be produced in the Haryana and Punjab High Court.

PESB recommended Sutirtha Bhattacharya as CMD of Coal India Limited

Published on: 20-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 21 people agreed

His name was recommended by the Public Enterprises Services Board (PESB) on 19 November 2014.

Foreign Policy Magazine released list of 100 Global Thinkers

Published on: 20-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 44 people agreed

American Foreign Policy Magazine released a list of 100 Global Thinkers. Narendra Modi has been placed at first position in the list of decision makers.

ISRO chosen for Indira Gandhi prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2014

Published on: 20-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 45 people agreed

ISRO will be conferred the Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2014.

12th ASEAN-India Summit held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar

Published on: 19-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 22 people agreed

The summit was held on the sidelines of 25th ASEAN Summit.

9th East Asia Summit held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar

Published on: 19-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 19 people agreed

The summit was held on the sidelines of the 25th ASEAN Summit.

Oxford Dictionary named Vape as Word of the Year 2014

Published on: 19-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 94 people agreed

The Oxford Dictionary named Vape as Word of the Year 2014 and it was announced in November 2014.

83rd Interpol General Assembly held in Monaco

Published on: 19-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

83rd Interpol General Assembly was held at Grimaldi Forum in with the theme Turn Back Crime: 100 Years of International Police Cooperation.

Tamil film director Rudraiya Chockalingam passed away

Published on: 19-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

Veteran Tamil film director Rudraiya Chockalingam died on 19 November 2014 in Chennai following a brief illness.

John Lang, the person who filed petition in 1854 on behalf of Rani Lakshmibai against EIC

Published on: 19-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

Prime Minister gifted Australian lawyer John Lang’s 1854 petition against the East India Company to his Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott.

25th ASEAN Summit held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar

Published on: 19-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

Summit was held under the theme of Moving forward in Unity to a Peaceful and Prosperous Community

President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated IITF 2014 in New Delhi

Published on: 19-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

The fair is conducted by India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO).

Legendary Japanese Actor Ken Takakura Died

Published on: 19-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

Renowned Japanese actor Ken Takakura died on 10 November 2014 of lymphoma at a hospital in Tokyo. He was 83.

Indian-American Neha Gupta won International Children’s Peace Prize 2014

Published on: 19-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 46 people agreed

Neha Gupta was awarded the prestigious International Children’s Peace Prize 2014 by Desmond Tutu in The Hague.

Dr Hasmukh Adhia nominated as Director on the Central Board of Directors of RBI

Published on: 18-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 43 people agreed

Hasmukh Adhia is currently working as Secretary in Department of Financial Services, Union Ministry of Finance.

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