Outstanding Parliamentarian Awards were felicitated by President Sh Pranab Mukherjee:
They are as follows:
- Shri Arun Jaitley(Finance Minister) was conferred outstanding Parliamentarian Awards for 2010
- Dr Karan Singh (Congress Leader) was conferred outstanding Parliamentarian Awards for 2011
- Sh Sharad Yadav (Janata Dal United President) was conferred outstanding Parliamentarian Awards for 2012.
Indian Oil Corporation Terminal at Jasidih (Jharkhand): Prime Minister also dedicated the Nation IOC Oil Terminal at Jasidih and 765kv Ranchi-Dharamjaygarh-Sipat Transmission –Line
New Prime Minister of Iraq: Iraq President appointed Deputy Speaker Haider-Al- Abadi as New Prime Minister replacing Nouri-Al-Maliki
Flood Situation in Certain States: Assam, Uttarakhand, Orissa, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar faced flood
Situation affecting many.Thousand of people stoodevacuated as many river breached the banks in Bihar
Indian women recurve team won gold in Archery World Cup : Deepika Kumari led women archers team clinched the recurve team gold after routing 6-0 in the final.Deepika won 3 medals when she bagged a bronze each in recurve’s women individual event and recurve mixed team pair event with per partner Jayant Talukdar.
2014 Fields Medal: Mr Manjul Bhargava,a Canadian Mathematician of Indian Origin has been awarded for discovery in Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer-Conjecture the Prestigious 2014 Field Medals at International Mathematical Union.It is considered Nobel Prize for Mathematics
National Digital Literacy Mission (NDLM): The National Digital Literacy Mission (NDLM) which envisions Indian citizenz digitally literate was launched by Prime Minister in Jharkhand.Digital India Programme aims to connect all gram panchayats by broadband internet,promote e-governance and transform into a connected knowledge economy.