Devyani Khobragade was transferred to India’s Permanent Mission in United Nations in New York to boost her diplomatic immunity.
Angela Merkel was on 17 December 2013 elected as the German chancellor for third term by the German Parliament- Bundestag.
Lal Thanhawla has sworn in as Chief Minister of Mizoram. Governor of Mizoram, administered the oath of office and secrecy to Lal Thanhawla
Pope Francis named as Time’s Person of the Year. Edward Snowden, Edith Windsor, Bashar Al-Assad and Ted Cruz were placed on the top five slots.
Justice GS Singhvi of Supreme Court of India retired on 11 December 2013 retired.
The former Foreign Secretary of India, Ranjan Mathai took over as the India's High Commissioner to the UK.
Alyz Henrich, the Miss Venezuela has been crowned with the pageant of Miss Earth 2013 at the Versailles Palace, Philippines.
The Vice President of Sudan, Ali Osman Taha resigned from his office to pave way for the new Government.
Barack Obama, has appointed Gargee Ghosh to a key administration post as the member of the President’s Global Development Council.
Abdulla Yameen of Progressive Party of Maldives defeated the former premier Mohammed Nasheed to win the Maldivian Presidential elections.
Kenichi Ito broke his own Guinness World Record for the 100 meter dash. He runs on his arms and legs broke.
Gabriela Isler from Venezuela won Miss Universe 2013 contest on 9 November 2013 held at Crocus City Hall in Moscow, Russia
Srishti Rana of India on 30 October 2013 was crowned Miss Asia Pacific World 2013 in Busan, South Korea.
Shah Rukh Khan, the Bollywood actor, was on 23 October 2013 appointed as the goodwill ambassador for South Korea.
Chanda Kochhar, Chitra Ramkrishna, Shikha Sharma, Naina Lal Kidwai have made to 2013 Fortune magazine's global list of top-50 women business leaders.
Eleanor Catton, 28, New Zealand author won the Man Booker prize 2013 for her second novel entitled The Luminaries, published by Granta, on 15 October 2013.
Alice Munro won the Nobel Prize on 10 October 2013 for literature.
Arunendra Kumar was on 16 October 2013 appointed as Chairman of Railway Board (Ministry of Railways) and
The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel 2013 was awarded jointly to Eugene F. Fama.
Prime Minister of Libya, Ali Zeidan was abducted by gunmen on 10 October 2013
Ethiopia's parliament elected Mulatu Teshome to be the country's new president on 7 October 2013, for a six-year term.
Peter Higgs, United Kingdom and Francois Englert, Belgium jointly awarded Nobel Prize for Physics 2013 on 8 October 2013.
Ratan Tata was inducted into National Academy of Engineering (NAE) in the US for his outstanding contributions to industrial development in India.
Former Supreme Court judge of Sri Lanka C.V. Wigneswaran was on 7 October 2013 sworn in the first Tamil chief minister of Northern Province.
Myanmar’s Moe Set Wine, 25, was on 3 October 2013 selected as the first Miss Universe contestant to represent her country in more than 50 years time.
A special Senate committee in Italy on 4 October 2013 voted to strip Silvio Berlusconi of his Parliament seat
Rajnath Singh, the BJP President became the campaign committee chief for the 2014 Lok Sabha polls on 29 September 2013 in New Delhi.
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare announced Rahul Dravid as brand ambassador for its National Tobacco Control Campaign
Megan Young of Philippines on 28 September 2013 was crowned Miss World 2013 at the Bali Nasa Dua Convention Center in Bali, Indonesia