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Ukraine pulled back troops from Luhansk Airport

Sep 3, 2014
Luhansk airport in eastern Ukraine was in news because of Ukrainian troops pulling back from the airport on 1 September 2014.

Libyan Government lost its control over state offices in Tripoli to Militants

Sep 2, 2014
Libyan Government on 1 September 2014 lost its control over state offices in Tripoli to Militants.

Iraqi forces broke siege of Amerli town of Iraq from ISIS

Sep 1, 2014
Iraqi forces backed by US air strikes on 31 August 2014 broke the siege of Amerli town of Iraq which was under ISIS militant groups.

Centuries old Omari Mosque in Jabaliya in Gaza destroyed in Israel-Gaza conflict

Aug 29, 2014
Centuries old Omari Mosque in Jabaliya in Gaza was in news recently due to its destruction in ongoing Israel-Gaza conflict.

43 UN Peacekeepers held hostage by armed group in Syrian Golan Heights

Aug 29, 2014
Forty-three UN Peacekeepers kept in held by an armed group in the Syrian Golan Heights, near Quneitra.

Jewish centre Chabad House reopened 6 years after 26/11 terror attacks

Aug 27, 2014
The Jewish centre, Chabad House, also called Nariman House, in Mumbai was reopened on 26 August 2014. It was reopened nearly six years..

Historic Maharishi Walmeck Sawami Jee Temple faces demolition in Pakistan

Aug 26, 2014
Maharishi Walmeck Sawami Jee Temple popularly known as Balaknash Temple of Rawalpindi, Pakistan faces demolition.

Indian Army discovered tunnel in Pallanwalla sector along LoC leading to PoK

Aug 24, 2014
Indian Army on 23 August 2014 discovered a tunnel in the Pallanwalla sector along the Line of Control. The tunnel, discovered...

Qaraqosh, Iraq's largest Christian town seized by ISIS militants

Aug 8, 2014
Militants of Islamic State group seized Iraq’s largest Christian town, Qaraqosh and surrounding areas.

Massive landslide struck Sindhupalchok district of Nepal

Aug 7, 2014
A massive landslide struck Sindhupalchok district of Nepal and blocked Sunkoshi River. It claimed lives of at least 156 people.

Blencathra Mountain’s purchase bid by Lakshmi Mittal Sparks Protests

Aug 6, 2014
Blencathra Mountain in Britain was in news due to bid made by Indian steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal to buy the mountain range

PM of India Narendra Modi offered prayers at Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu

Aug 5, 2014
Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi on 4 August 2014 offered prayers at Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu during his two days

Longtoushan Township of China’s Yunnan province jolted with earthquake of magnitude 6.1

Aug 5, 2014
Earthquake of magnitude of 6.1 on Richter scale struck Longtoushan Township of Zhaotong City in southwest Yunnan Province of China.

New museum in Rashtrapati Bhavan opened for public

Aug 5, 2014
A new audio-visual museum in Rashtrapati Bhavan was opened for the public on 1 August 2014 after President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the museum.

Heavy downpour caused landslide in the Malin Village near Pune

Aug 1, 2014
Heavy downpour on 30 July 2014 caused landslide in Malin Village of Ambegaon Taluka killing 41 peoples.

7th BRICS Summit to be held in Russian city of Ufa

Jul 17, 2014
7th BRICS Summit will be held in Russian city of Ufa in 2015. The announcement was made in Fortaleza Declaration

Post recovery of four bodies from River Beki, tensions rise in Assam’s Baksa district

Jul 14, 2014
River Beki in Baksa district of Assam was in news due to recovery of four kidnapped bodies on 13 July 2014 that led to tensions...

Inter-island air service to start in Andaman & Nicobar from 24 July

Jul 14, 2014
Inter-island air service operation in Andaman and Nicobar would start from 24 July 2014. This air service will connect Port Blair to Car Nicobar.

Special Air India flight carrying 46 Indian Nurses and 137 others from Erbil arrived at Kochi

Jul 5, 2014
Special Air India flight carrying 46 Indian nurses and 137 others from Erbil in Kurdistan, Iraq arrived at Kochi in Kerala, India.

Botswana’s Okavango Delta became 1000th site inscribed on World Heritage Site List

Jun 24, 2014
Okavango Delta in Botswana on 22 June 2014 became the 1000th site to be included in the UNESCO World Heritage Site List.

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