Shah Rukh Khan on 27 August 2014 became the Ambassador of Turn Back Crime campaign of Interpol. This was...
Indian – Origin Seema Malhotra was appointed as Shadow Minister in U.K. on 25 August 2014.
Turkey's ruling party AKP named Finance Minister Ahmet Davutoglu as New Prime Minister of Turkey on 10 August 2014.
Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian born mathematician, became the first woman to win coveted Fields Medal on 13 August 2014 in Seoul, South Korea.
Former US intelligence contractor turned whistleblower, Edward Snowden was granted a three-year residence permit to remain in Russia.
Jeet Bahadur Maru Sagar, the godson of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was reunited with his family in Kathmandu, Nepal
President removed Kamla Beniwal, the governor of Mizoram on 6 August 2014. She was sacked two months before her tenure was supposed to end.
Gopal Subramanium, former Solicitor-General withdrew as amicus curiae in Padmanabhaswamy Temple Case
Supreme Court has allowed Subrata Roy to use conference room of Tihar to negotiate sale of his properties with prospective buyers.
Om Prakash Kohli was sworn in as the Governor of Gujarat. He succeeds Kamla Beniwal who was transferred to Mizoram by the President of India.
Suchitra Sen’s ancestral home of Bangladesh will be converted into a museum as per the decision of Appellate Division of the Supreme Court.
Former French President, Nicolas Sarkozy has been charged with corruption and influence peddling after being questioned in Paris suburb.
US Navy appointed Michelle Howard as its first female four-star admiral.
Sujit Choudhry became the first Indian-American dean of the University of California, Berkeley.
A mountain in Antarctica named as Mt. Sinha after an eminent Indian-American scientist, Akhouri Sinha by the US.
Indian-origin judge V K Rajah on 25 June 2014 was appointed as 8th Attorney-General of Singapore.
Chung Hung Won was retained as PM of South Korea.
Founder of Himalayan Natural Mineral Water Brand Dadi Balsara died on 19 June 2014.
Former TATA Group Chairman Ratan Tata on 21 June 2014 received an honorary doctor of laws degree from York University in Toronto, Canada.
Two experiments of Person of Indian (PIO) student Prerna Pai were approved for launch into space under NASA's Cubes in Space (CIS) programme.
Former premier of Norway, Gro Harlem Brundtland awarded Tang Prize.
Juergen Stock selected as the candidate of INTERPOL’s Executive Committee to be next Secretary General of INTERPOL.
India-born Pratishtha Khanna is honoured Champions of Change by the White House
Former Nazi camp guard, Johann Breyer accused of aiding and abetting killing of Jews was arrested without bail in Philadelphia on 17 June 2014.
Sanjaya Rajaram honoured World Food Prize 2014.
Justice Vikramajit Sen, the head judge on vacation bench of the Supreme Court on 16 June 2014 recused himself from hearing Ansal plea
Kathleen Stephens on 6 June 2014 took charge as US interim Ambassador to India.
Vice Admiral Anil Chopra on 6 June 2014 took charge of the Western Naval Command (WNC) as Commander-in-Chief.
Gadkari has been given additional charge of the Ministries of Rural Development, Panchayati Raj and Drinking Water and Sanitation on 4 June 2014.
Lieutenant General (retired) Abhijit Guha of Indian Army appointed as member of a UN Expert Panel on Technology and Innovation in UN peacekeeping.