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Indo-US Combined military exercise Yudh Abhyas 2014 concluded in Uttarakhand

Published on: 30-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 21 people agreed

The India-US Combined Military Training Exercise Yudh Abhyas 2014 held at Ranikhet in Uttarakhand.

Former International cricket umpire Mohammad Ghouse died

Published on: 30-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

Former International cricket umpire Mohammad Ghouse died on 29 September 2014 following a brief illness.

Third Global Citizen Festival held in New York

Published on: 30-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

Third Global Citizen Festival was held at the Central Park in New York.

Tata motors Limited appointed Mayank Pareek as president of Passenger Vehicle Division

Published on: 30-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

Tata Motors Limited on 29 September 2014 appointed Mayank Pareek as president of Passenger Vehicle Division.

World Tourism Day observed across the world

Published on: 30-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

World Tourism Day observed across the world on 27 September  with the theme of Tourism and Community Development.

Bhagat Singh’s last surviving sister Bibi Prakash Kaur died

Published on: 30-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 31 people agreed

Bibi Prakash Kaur, the last surviving real sister of martyr Bhagat Singh died on 28 September 2014.

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa held guilty in disproportionate assets case

Published on: 29-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 29 people agreed

Special Court in Bangalore found Jayalalithaa guilty in the disproportionate assets case and jailed her for 4 years and a fine of 100 crore rupees.

Justice Handyala Dattu sworn-in as new CJI

Published on: 29-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

Justice HL Dattu sworn-in as the 42nd Chief Justice of India on 28 September 2014.

World Heart Day observed globally on 29 September

Published on: 29-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 43 people agreed

World Heart Day was observed across the world on 29 September with a theme Heart Choices NOT Hard Choices.

O Panneerselvam sworn-in as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu

Published on: 29-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

AIADMK Treasurer O Panneerselvam was sworn-in as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on 29 September 2014.

Gunners Day observed on September 28

Published on: 29-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 33 people agreed

Gunners Day was observed on September 28

Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai sworn in as president of Afghanistan

Published on: 29-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on 29 september 2014 was sworn in as president of Afghanistan.

Bangladesh government appointed Syed Muazzem Ali as its new Envoy to India

Published on: 29-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 24 people agreed

The Bangladesh government appointed Syed Muazzem Ali as the new Bangladesh High Commissioner to India.

Chief Justice of India Justice RM Lodha retired

Published on: 29-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 28 people agreed

The 41st Chief Justice of India (CJI), Rajendra Mal Lodha retired from his office after serving as the CJI for five months.

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan resigned

Published on: 27-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 30 people agreed

Chief Minister of Maharashtra Prithviraj Chavan resigned from his office after his government was reduced to a minority.

Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award 2014 announced

Published on: 27-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 127 people agreed

CSIR announced the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Awards 2014 during its 72nd Foundation day celebrations for 10 scientists in recognition of their work.

Sukinda Chromite Mine of the Tata Steel in Odisha won Asian CSR Leadership Award

Published on: 26-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 49 people agreed

Sukinda Chromite Mine of the Tata Steel in Odisha on 24 September 2014 won the Asian Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Leadership Award

Forbes India released The 100 Richest Indian List 2014

Published on: 26-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 69 people agreed

The Forbes India magazine released The 100 Richest Indian List topped by Reliance Industry Chairman Mukesh Ambani...

Ancient nomadic campsite belonging to Liao Dynasty unearthed in China

Published on: 26-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

An ancient nomadic campsite was unearthed by Chinese archeologists in Qian’an county in north-east Jilin province of China on 24 September 2014.

Edward Snowden and Alan Rusbridger won Right Livelihood Award 2014

Published on: 26-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 32 people agreed

Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden and Alan Rusbridger, editor of The Guardian on 24 September 2014 won Right Livelihood Award.

Cricketers Sachin Tendulkar & Steve Waugh selected as 2014 Bradman Honouree

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

Cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Steve Waugh of Australia were selected as Bradman Honouree 2014.

Suresh Prabhu selected as PM’s Sherpa for G-20 summit

Published on: 25-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 37 people agreed

Suresh Prabhu was appointed as Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Sherpa for the Group of 20 annual Summit

Malayalam filmmaker MT Vasudevan Nair selected for 2013 JC Daniel Award of Kerala Government

Published on: 25-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

MT Vasudevan Nair was selected for the JC Daniel Award for lifetime achievement for the year 2013.

Rajat Sharma appointed as the president of News Broadcasting Association

Published on: 25-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 46 people agreed

Rajat Sharma on 24 September 2014 was appointed as the new president of the NBA.

Union Government declared September 25 as Antyodya diwas

Published on: 25-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 30 people agreed

Union Government declared 25 September as Antyodya Diwas

UN Climate Change Summit 2014 held in New York

Published on: 24-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 51 people agreed

UN Climate Change Summit 2014 was held at UN headquarters in New York on 23 September 2014 to put the planet on course towards reversing global warming.

Geethu Mohandas film Liar's Dice to be India's official entry for Oscar Awards 2015

Published on: 24-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

Geethu Mohandas’s Hindi-language feature film Liar's Dice on 23 September 2014 was selected for India’s official entry in the 2015 Oscars Awards

World population to reach 11 billion by 2100: UN study

Published on: 24-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 24 people agreed

World population may grow higher than estimated previously which may reach 11 billion people by the 2100.

5/20 rule likely to be scrapped by Union government

Published on: 24-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 60 people agreed

5/20 rule prevailing in the Indian aviation industry was in news recently Union government is thinking to scrap the rule fulfilling the demand of few private airlines who were asking to relax the rule.

German Embassy organised Ehsaas-e-Kashmir concert to raise funds for the Valley

Published on: 24-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 24 people agreed

German Embassy of India organised a Ehsaas-e-Kashmir concert to raise funds for rehabilitation and relief work of Kashmir.

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