Pakistan Government on 29 August 2014 appointed Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif's as mediator to defuse political crisis.
Yohann Diniz of France broke the 50-km Walk World Record at the European Athletics Championship held in Zurich, Switzerland.
Union Government on 28 August 2014 notified enhancing the social security cover limit under the social security...
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on 30 August 2014 allowed sharing of Know-your-Client details with entities
Bipan Chandra, former professor of history, was considered to be a specialist in the economic and political history...
Baba Kalyani was re-nominated as the Co-Chairman of the India-Japan Business Leader’s Forum (IJBLF.)
Jammu & Kashmir legislative council on 28 August 2014 passed a resolution urging Union to resume Indo-Pak talks.
Adani Enterprises on 29 August 2014 agreed to pay 145 million US dollar to Linc Energy to buy the royalty rights.
Samsung Electronics Company Limited announced the names of 12 Samsung Sports Ratnas for 17th Asian Games.
US actor and singer Harry Belafonte was named for honorary Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Oscar Award on 29 August 2014.
ONGC on 29 August 2014 announced to invest 5219 crore rupees for the production of Daman gas fields in the Arabian Sea.
Supreme Court on 15 August 2014 rejected the plea of Gujarat government to relocate the Gir lions from Gir National Park in Gujarat
India signed Loan Agreements with World for IDA assistance Mizoram State Roads Project.
The President of India Pranab Mukherjee presented the National Sports Awards to eminent sportsperson on 29 August 2014 at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi.
Union Government on 29 August 2014 appointed chairman of Joint Intelligence Committee (JIC) RN Ravi as Naga interlocutor.
The CBDT on 28 August 2014 set up a four-member high-level committee to scrutinize the retrospective tax amendments.
Centuries old Omari Mosque in Jabaliya in Gaza was in news recently due to its destruction in ongoing Israel-Gaza conflict.
Supreme Court on 27 August 2014 advised the Prime Minister and Chief Ministers to not to include chargesheeted persons into their cabinet.
National Sports Day was celebrated on the 29 August throughout the country.
Maharashtra State Cabinet on 28 August 2014 approved the formation of Transgender Welfare Board.
French President Francois Hollande named the new French government on 26 August 2014 under Prime Minister Manual Valls.
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on 27 August 2014 approved the continuation of production of urea...
Delhi-based 13 year old school boy Yashwardhan Shukla authored a novel, Gods of Antarctica.
China police detected dozens of cross-border tunnels in troubled Muslim-majority Xinjiang province as well as northeast area bordering North Korea.
Forty-three UN Peacekeepers kept in held by an armed group in the Syrian Golan Heights, near Quneitra.
Maharashtra Government on 28 August 2014 included 10 Sub- Caste of Lingayat community in Other Backward Category (OBC) category.
Government has notified Securities Laws Amendment Act that empowers SEBI to clamp down on illicit money-pooling schemes and arrest of defaulters.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 28 August 2014 launched Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana.
Sivaramakrishnan committee constituted by the Union Government to suggest the place to build the capital city of Andhra Pradesh...
The Delhi Government on 28 August 2014 made it mandatory for women riding a two-wheeler to wear helmets in Delhi NCR region.