India signed MoU with Czech Republic on technical cooperation in railway sector. The MoU will be valid for a period of three years.
India on 18 August 2014 called-off the Foreign Secretary-level bilateral talks with Pakistan.
China on 3 August 2014 unveiled its next generation Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Dongfeng – 41 (DF-41)...
UNHRC appointed three member to its Commission of Inquiry to probe possible war crimes and human rights violations during conflict in Gaza.
The fresh 72-hour ceasefire agreement between Israel and Hamas came into effect in Gaza one minute after midnight on 11 August 2014.
Haider al-Abadi was named as the new Iraqi Prime Minister by Iraqi President Mohammed Fuad Masum.
Switzerland amended Federal Act on International Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters and for information exchange with foreign countries.
Two F/A-18 aircraft of US dropped 500-pound laser-guided bombs on mobile artillery near Erbil after militants’ conquered Qaraqosh town of Iraq.
UK has announced that it has destroyed 190 metric tonnes of chemical stockpil of Syrian Arab Republic at a commercial facility in Ellesmere Port.
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on 6 August 2014 declared a state of emergency over the outbreak of Ebola Virus.
Russian President signed decree that bans imports of agricultural products from all countries that have imposed sanctions on Russia over Ukraine crisis.
Egypt launched construction work of a new Suez Canal with an aim to speed up the traffic along the existing waterway and boost countries economy.
US Congress approved a bill to provide help of 225 million US dollars to Israel for repairing Iron Dome anti-missile defence system.
For distribution of Doordarshan’s overseas India channel, DD India on a DTH platform, Prasar Bharti inked MoU with Deutsche Welle of Germany.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi concluded two day visit to Nepal on 4 August 2014.
Kurdish politician Fuad Masum became the seventh President of Iraq after winning most votes (211 votes out of 269 votes).
India’s mission in Tripoli has advised Indian nationals to leave strife-torn Libya using all available means for exiting Libya.
European Union on 25 July 2014 extended the sanctions on Russia in wake of the Malaysian Airplane MH-17 crash...
India on 23 July 2014 voted in favour of United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution for a probe on Israel's offensive in Gaza.
The UNSC on 21 July 2014 adopted a resolution demanding an international probe into the shooting down of MH-17 plane
The deadline for reaching an agreement on Iran's Nuclear Programme was extended till 24 November 2014 on 20 July 2014.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) released a report on Iran’s Nuclear Programme on 20 July 2014.
Bolivia on 18 July 2014 passed a law to legalise child labour for kids from age 10.
Fortaleza Declaration was issued at the 6th BRICS Summit held in Fortaleza, Brazil on 15 July and 16 July 2014
India and Brazil has signed three agreements during the sixth BRICS Summit in Fortaleza, Brazil.
Bashar al-Assad was sworn in as President of Syria for third, seven-year term. He was reelected after an election that was held in June 2014.
The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi met Russian President Vladimir Putin in Fortaleza, Brazil on 15 July 2014.
NRA of Japan gave its preliminary approval to start two nuclear reactors of Sendai plant that is located in Kagoshima Prefecture, Kyushu.
BRICS nations during 6th BRICS Summit in Fortaleza signed a deal to create a new 100 billion dollar development bank and emergency reserve fund.
The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi met Chinese President Xi Jinping in Fortaleza, Brazil on 15 July 2014.