Jammu & Kashmir legislative council on 28 August 2014 passed a resolution urging Union to resume Indo-Pak talks.
Supreme Court on 27 August 2014 advised the Prime Minister and Chief Ministers to not to include chargesheeted persons into their cabinet.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 28 August 2014 launched Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana.
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on 27 August 2014 empowered the Road Transport.
Union Government has launched a new domain, Dot Bharat (.भारत) in Devanagari script. Initially the domain will cover eight languages.
The Union Finance Ministry ordered limited forensic audit of Kolkata-based UCO Bank.
Supreme Court on 26 August 2014 put on hold the implementation of its 1983 Judgement till 2024.
President Pranab Mukherjee on 26 August 2014 appointed Governors for four states.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 25 August 2014 announced to launch Energy Highway for Eastern India.
SC issued notice to Union Government to respond it on the issue of asking Governors to quit or face dismissal within six weeks.
SC asked the Union Government to decide the status of the LoOP in the Lok Sabha by 9 September 2014. LoOP is required for selection of Lokpal.
Narendra Modi announced new irrigation scheme, Pradhan Mantri Krishi Seenchayi Yojana to meet the irrigation needs of all farmers across the country.
The Supreme Court fined 14 state governments and 1 Union Territory (UT) on 20 August 2014 for not responding to Law Commission's 245th Report
The Supreme Court of India on 19 August 2014 issued notice to the Union Government seeking its response to amend Article 348
Prime Minister of India dedicated India’s indigenously designed warship INS Kolkata (D63) to the nation.
SC issued notice to the Union Government and states on a PIL seeking to ban cigarettes and bidis in the country.
SC asked the Union Government to come up with a road-map to make river Ganga pollution free within two-week. The bench headed by Justice TS Thakur.
The Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on 11 August 2014 introduced Judicial Appointments Commission Bill, 2014...
Union Labour and Employment Minister Narendra Singh Tomar tabled two Labour Reform Bills in the Lok Sabha
Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan asked all Indian airports to setup Ebola check posts to screen passengers from West Africa
The Union cabinet on 6 August 2014 approved the Bill to amend the Juvenile Justice (JJ) Act, 2000.
Lok Sabha passed the Securities Laws (Amendment) Bill 2014 by voice vote. Bill empowers SEBI to crackdown on fraudulent investment schemes.
A Supreme Court Bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra on 3 August 2014 asked from all States as well as the Centre the data of female foeticide.
India put on hold all defence procurements from the Italian company Finmeccannica and its affiliate firms in the wake of an alleged chopper scam.
UP Governor Ram Naik and Gujarat Governor Om Prakash Kohli were given additional charge of Rajasthan and Goa, respectively.
The Union Defence Ministry on 3 August 2014 allowed armed forces to do business related to essential requirements with the Rolls Royce.
SC urged the Government to come up with a proposal to fast-track the Criminal justice delivery system in India. It needs the proposal within a month.
Government has launched the Rashtriya Gokul Mission to promote conservation and developments of indigenous breeds of cows in a scientific manner.
Union Finance Ministry gave its nod to the proposal of setting up rape crisis centres in all district across India.
Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare decided to intensify major war against Japanese Encephalitis (JE) in the fourth week of July 2014