Keyword Results for '2014'
Netherlands ease past Spain 2-0 in friendly tie Apr 1, 10:30 am
London, Apr 01 (ANI): Spain failed to erase the 2014 World Cup humiliating memories by Netherlands as they were outclassed 2-0 by the latter in Amsterdam in a friendly tie on Tuesday night.
ISRO bags Gandhi peace prize Mar 28, 4:41 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 28 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has won the Gandhi Peace Prize for 2014.
Karachi, March 27 (ANI): A report has revealed that more than 26,000 applications seeking asylum were received from Pakistan in 2014, the highest-ever number of such applications received from a country on record, making the nation the sixth largest source of asylum seekers.
Ben Stiller regrets not making up with Late Joan Rivers Mar 27, 12:59 pm
Washington, Mar 27 (ANI): Ben Stiller has confessed that he feels guilty and sad that he never got a chance to make up with Joan Rivers, who died in 2014.
First phase 1 trial finds Ebola vaccine 'safe and effective' Mar 26, 9:47 am
London, March 26 (ANI): Phase 1 trial of first Ebola vaccine, which was based on 2014 virus strain, has not only shown that the vaccine is safe, but has also provoked an immune response.
ONGC secures Maharatna of the Year award Mar 26, 7:45 am
New Delhi, Mar. 26 (ANI): Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has secured the 'Maharatna of the year' award in the 'Dalal Street Investment Journal Public Sector Undertaking Awards 2014'.
Kerala Tourism wins Web Ratna award for outstanding content Mar 25, 7:59 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 25 (ANI): Kerala Tourism was on Wednesday conferred the national Web Ratna Award for 2014 for exemplary e-governance initiative through the internet.
I-B Ministry wins Web Ratna Award 2014 Mar 25, 3:20 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 25 (ANI): The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Wednesday was awarded the Platinum icon award for the Comprehensive Web presence in the Web Ratna Awards 2014.
London, Mar 25 (ANI): Argentina football team captain Lionel Messi reportedly banked nearly one million pounds-a-week last year and is the highest paid player in the world.
London, Mar.25 (ANI): A 1,000 m wide mammoth asteroid, which is travelling at more than 23,000 mph in space, is predicted to skim past Earth on Friday.
Russia urges UN to block benefits for married gay employees Mar 24, 3:16 pm
London, March 24 (ANI): Russia has reportedly urged the United Nations to stop its General Assembly from extending staff benefits to same-sex couples, diplomats said.
Mulayam has ruined party with 'Gunda -raj' in UP, says BJP Mar 24, 11:03 am
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday downplayed Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's remarks with regard to his party's defeat in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections stating that the 'Gunda -raj' in Uttar Pradesh was the cause for the Samajwadi Party's loss.
Now, get ready to crack open bottle of `space beer` Mar 22, 1:33 pm
Melbourne, Mar.22 (ANI): A brewery in Oregon is releasing a beer, called Ground Control, an imperial stout brewed with yeast that travelled (very briefly) to space in 2014.
Wellington, Mar 21 (ANI): Thanks to the football World Cup's commercial power, FIFA earned a record revenue of two billion dollars last year, the sport's governing body has revealed.
Survey ranks PM Modi as world's best leader in handling domestic, international affairs Mar 20, 10:11 am
New Delhi, Mar. 20 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been ranked as the world's best leader in handling domestic and international affairs by China's National Image Global Survey 2014.
BEL pays Rs. 36 crore interim dividend to Govt. Mar 19, 3:38 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 19 (ANI): Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) has paid an interim dividend of Rs. 36, 00,95,154 to the government for the year 2014-15 .
New Delhi, Mar. 14 (ANI): Eminent Hindi writer Prof. Namvar Singh to be conferred Kuvempu Rashtreeya Puraskar on March 15th, 2015 at Delhi Karnataka Sangha Noted Hindi writer Prof. Namvar Singh will be conferred the prestigious Kuvempu Rashtreeya Puraskar ( 2014) at Delhi Karnataka Sangha on March 15, 2015 at 3.30 PM
London, Mar 14 (ANI): The global economy witnessed a growth in 2014 as the global carbon emissions were stable for the first time in 40 years.
Mayweather not charged with crime in alleged choking case involving 19-year-old close family friend Mar 13, 11:57 am
Washington, Mar 13 (ANI): Unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather was saved from being charged with a crime in an alleged choking case after a 19-year-old close family friend reportedly filed a police report claiming that the boxer had put him in a chokehold during a 2014 argument.
Victoria (Seychelles), Mar. 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday concluded a successful trip to Seychelles, departing for Mauritius for the second leg of his five-day, three-nation tour of the Indian Ocean island nations. During his visit, the Prime Minister held discussions on enhanced cooperation in maritime security, anti-piracy measures and renewable energy with Seychelles President James Michel. He also unveiled the coastal surveillance radar system in Victoria, which will enable the island nation to secure its maritime territory. Prime Minister Modi also secured the leasing of Assumption Island, one of the 115 islands that constitute the Seychelles. On paper, the island will be leased for 'island development' for tourism purposes, but in actuality, it could be put to use as a listening and surveillance post for India. During his day long stay, the Prime Minister also visited the Sree Navasakthi Vinayagar Kovil (Temple dedicated to Lord Ganesh), took part in a civic reception organized by the expatriate Indian community, unveiled a plaque and operationalised a coastal surveillance radar system at the Ma Josephine Mahe and attended a lunch hosted by President Michel. Relations between India and Seychelles have been characterized by close cooperation and understanding, specifically in the defence sector. In 1986, India had executed 'Operation Flowers are Blooming' in Seychelles, when on a request by then-president Rene, prime minister Rajiv Gandhi instructed then Indian Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Tahiliani, to dispatch the frigate INS Vindhyagiri to avert a coup. In 2009, on the request of Seychelles, India dispatched naval ships to patrol its exclusive economic zone and guard it against piracy. India has also helped Seychelles' armed forces in capacity building. In 2014, an Indian naval ship, the INS Tarasa, was gifted to Seychelles to augment surveillance and patrolling capacity of Seychelles waters. Several Indian ships have since made port calls in Victoria. Seychelles had earlier offered China its harbour for refuelling and docking of Chinese warships stationed in the Gulf of Aden for anti-piracy operations.
'President Obama Skateboarding' voted as best GIF of 2014 Mar 11, 12:17 pm
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): An awards show, the GIFYs, that celebrates GIFs specifically has announced 'President Obama Skateboarding' GIF as its winner of 2014.
Washington, March 10 (ANI): According to a new interactive infographic unveiled by the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, Pakistan had 120 atomic weapons, 10 more than India, in its nuclear arsenal in 2014.
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): Clint Eastwood directed movie 'American Sniper' has grossed 500 million dollars globally and has become the highest grossing film of 2014 after beating 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I' last weekend.
New Delhi, Mar. 8 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged the recipients of the Stree Shakti Puraskar and Nari Shakti Puraskar for the year 2014 to help spread awareness about various welfare schemes and initiatives of the government, including the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana and the pension scheme announced during the recent Union Budget.
Apple takes Overall Product Placement title in 2014 movies Mar 5, 1:17 pm
Washington, March 05 (ANI): Apple has taken the Overall Product Placement title in Brandchannel's Brandcameo Product Placement Awards as Apple products appeared in nine out of 35 movies that topped US weekend box office in 2014.
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