The Indian Contingent won five medals in 45th International Physics Olympiad (IPHO2014) held in Astana, Kazakhstan
Chandi Prasad Bhatt an acclaimed environmentalist and social activist has been awarded with the prestigious Gandhi Peace prize for 2013.
Four India-born Americans were honoured on the eve of US Independence Day on 4 July 2014 for their contributions to the US
National Awards for Handicrafts and Handlooms, Shilp Guru Awards and Sant Kabir Awards for the year 2011 were presented by the President of India.
Shah Rukh Khan was conferred with top French civilian award Knight of the Legion of Honor
Malala Yousafzai won the 2014 Liberty Medal from National Constitution Centre in Philadelphia, the largest city in the US State of Pennsylvania.
Indian sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik won the People's Choice prize at the World Cup of Sand Sculpting-2014 held in the Atlantic City of the US.
France on 25 June 2014 announced to honour Shahrukh Khan with Officer of the Legion of Honour for his contribution to Cinema.
Tang Prize Foundation announced the inaugural Tang Prize
Kedarnath Singh, a noted Hindi poet has been chosen for the Jnanpith award for 2013. He is the 10th Hindi writer to receive the honour.
Slaman Rushdie has been named as the winner of 2014 Pen Pinter Prize for his outstanding literary output and support for freedom of expression.
The prize recognizes individuals who have advanced human development by improving the quality, quantity or availability of food in the world.
Indian origin physicist Tejinder Virdee on 14 June 2014 was honoured knighthood Bachelor by Queen Elizabeth II.
Lord Swraj Paul has been honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award by a UK-based business association.
Malayalam writer C Radhakrishnan selected for the prestigious Moortidevi Award for 2013 for his novel Theekkadal Katanhu Thirumadhuram.
Kolkata Airport won Airport Service Quality Award by Airport Council International in the category of the best improved airport in Asia Pacific Region.
Somasundaram (Airports Authority of India) was conferred the prestigious Bharat Ratna JRD Tata Award 2013 by ASI.
Irish author Eimear McBride won the 2014 Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction on 4 June 2014 for her first novel A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing.
Kamal Nath, Congress party was sworn-in as the pro tem Speaker of 16th Lok Sabha.
Asian Women of Achievement Awards 2014 were presented in London
IGI of Delhi is the second best airport in the world for its service quality among the airports handling 25-40 MPPA
Mahindra Group Chairman Anand G Mahindra on 29 May 2014 became the first Indian to receive the prestigious Harvard Medal.
UN secretary General Ban Ki-moon honoured eight Indian soldiers, who lost their lives in peacekeeping operations in 2013.
The Vice President of India Hamid Ansari on 29 May 2014 presented the Malti Devi Gyan Peeth Puraskar-2014.
Two Indian-Americans Sriram J Hathwar and Ansun Sujoe on 29 May 2014 jointly won the prestigious Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Vishwanath Tripathi, eminent Hindi writer awarded the prestigious Vyas Samman 2013.
The project Mobile Seva under DeitY on 21 May 2014 won second rank in the 2014 United Nations Public Service Award.
Former President APJ Abdul Kalam awarded honorary degree by Edinburgh University
T-TBI has been chosen for the Special Commendation at the Golden Peacock National Training Awards 2014 for conduct of Entrepreneurship training.
President of India conferred National Florence Nighangle Awards 2014 on 35 nursing personnel from across the country for their meritorious services.