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55th Subroto Cup football tournament: Government Girls Senior Secondary (GGSS) School of Hisar, Haryana on 10 October 2014 won the Under-17 title of the 55th Subroto Cup football tournament.
Jean Tirole: French economist Jean Tirole on 13 October 2014 won the 2014 Nobel Prize for Economics.
Kishore Kumar Award: Noted lyricist Sameer was honoured with the National Kishore Kumar Award for 2012-13 at the legendary singer's birth place Khandwa in Madhya Pradesh.
Dutch Open Grand Prix badminton tournament: Indian shuttler, Ajay Jayaram won Dutch Open Grand Prix badminton tournament by defeating Indonesia’s Ihsan Maulana Mustofa.
MC Mary Kom: MC Mary Kom was chosen as Most Valuable Player of India’s Incheon Asian Games campaign by contingent sponsors Samsung India.
Khaled Bahah: Khaled Bahah was appointed as Prime Minister of Yemen.
Man Booker Prize: Richard Flanagan won Man Booker Prize for his wartime novel The Narrow Road to the Deep North. The prize was presented to him by The Duchess of Cornwall.
Global Handwashing Day: Global Handwashing Day observed across the world on 15 October 2014 with theme Clean Hands Save Lives.
Paralympic Games: Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment on 13 October 2014 announced that a multi-sport Paralympic Games will be held in India in February 2015.
Final Test: Exit Sachin Tendulkar: Final Test: Exit Sachin Tendulkar authored by Dilip D’Souza was released. The book is a close scrutiny of Tendulkar’s last Test played at the Wankhede.
Kotak Mahindra Bank: Kotak Mahindra Bank (KMB) on 14 October 2014 launched Facebook-based funds transfer platform KayPay.
The Narrow Road to the Deep North: Novel of Australian author Richard Flanagan, The Narrow Road to the Deep North won the 2014 Booker Prize.
Sadiq: A terminally ill boy Sadiq became Hyderabad Police Commissioner for a day. His dream was fulfilled by Hyderabad Police Commissioner Mahender Reddy.
Chief Economic Advisor: US-based economist Arvind Subramanian appointed as Chief Economic Advisor in the Union Finance Ministry for a period of three years on contract basis.
World Food Day: World Food Day was observed across the world on 16 October 2014.
Dr Sanjaya Rajaram: Indian scientist Dr Sanjaya Rajaram on 16 October 2014 received the World Food Prize 2014.
New non-permanent members: Venezuela, Angola, Malaysia, New Zealand and Spain elected to serve as non-permanent members on the Security Council for two-year terms.
KTM Iqbal: Indian-origin Singaporean poet and writer KTM Iqbal will be awarded Cultural Medallion, the country's highest cultural award by the President.
Nirbhay: India on 17 October 2014 successfully test fired its first long range subsonic cruise missile Nirbhay.
Harshit Saumitra: Five year old Indian boy Harshit Saumitra on 19 October 2014 became the youngest person to reach the Everest Base Camp (EBC).
Joko Widodo: Joko Widodo on 20 October 2014 was sworn in as seventh president of Indonesia.
ODI series: India won the 5 match ODI series of Cricket against West Indies, 2-1, after the Caribbean team pulled out from the remainder of India tour.
Luis Suarez: Barcelona Football Club player Luis Suarez received the European Golden Boot Award on 16 October 2014.
UNHRC: India re-elected to the UNHRC for the period of 2015 to 2017 in the election that was held in the UN General Assembly in New York.
Denis Mukwege Mukengere: Congolese gynecologist Denis Mukwege Mukengere on 21 October 2014 won the prestigious Sakharov human rights prize.
Malala Yousafzai: Malala Yousafzai was conferred with the 2014 Liberty Medal at the National Constitution Centre in Philadelphia.
Nigeria: The World Health Organisation (WHO) on 20 October 2014 declared Nigeria as Ebola free country.
World Billiards Point Format Championship: Pankaj Advani won the World Billiards Point Format Championship by defeating Singapore’s Peter Gilchrist, 6-2 at Leeds, United Kingdom.
Sahil Doshi: Indian-American student Sahil Doshi won the 2014 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge for his innovative design of an eco-friendly battery.
Wildscreen Panda Award: Ashwika Kapur became first Indian woman to win Wildscreen Panda Award in Best Newcomer category for her film, Sirocco - how a dud became a stud.
Manohar Lal Khattar: Manohar Lal Khattar was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Haryana. His oath of the office and secrecy was administered by Haryana Governor.
27 October: World Day for Audiovisual Heritage was observed across the world on 27 October 2014.
Sharath Gayakwad: Para-swimmer Sharath Gayakwad on 26 October 2014 broke the 28-year old record of P T Usha of winning the most medals at a multi-discipline event by an Indian.
BNP Paribas WTA Finals: Sania Mirza and Cara Black won the doubles title at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals after defeating defending champions Peng Shuai and Hsieh Su-Wei, 6-1, 6-0.
President of Brazil: Dilma Rousseff has been re-elected as the President of Brazil after securing 51.45 percent votes in closely fought elections.
Venetian Macau Open: Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri won Venetian Macau Open. This was his second title of the year fifth career win on the Asian Tour.
BNP Paribas WTA Finals: Serena Williams of the US won the Singles title of BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore 2014.
Manjul Bhargava: Manjul Bhargava was recently in news because he won the Fields Medal awards for the year 2014.
Gloria Barron Prize: The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes for the year 2014 was announced on 20 October 2014.
Surya Prakash: Surya Prakash was appointed as the Chairman of Prasar Bharti Board for a term of three years.
International Internet Day: International Internet Day was observed globally on 29 October 2014 to mark the anniversary of the first usage of the Internet to send a message electronically in 1969.
Bradman Hall of Fame: Sachin Tendulkar and Steve Waugh entered Bradman Hall of Fame at a gala dinner held at the historic Sydney Cricket Ground.
2014 World’s Children Prize: Malala Yousafzai, Indira Ranamagar and John Wood won the 2014 World’s Children Prize on 29 October 2014 at a ceremony in Mariestad near Stockholm.
Half Girlfriend: The novel Half Girlfriend authored by Chetan Bhagat was released on 1 October 2014.
IBSF World Billiards Championship: Pankaj Advani won IBSF World Billiards Championship in Bangalore.
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel: Gujarat Chief Minister laid foundation stone of the Statue of Unity - the world's tallest statue of iron man of India Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
Devendra Gangadharrao Fadnavis: Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) candidate Devendra Gangadharrao Fadnavis was on 31 October 2014 sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra.
Duleep Trophy: Central Zone won the 2014-15 Duleep Trophy title of cricket by defeating South Zone in the finals played at Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi with 9 runs.
Sadashiv Amrapurkar: Veteran Bollywood actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar died on 3 November 2014 in Mumbai following lung infection.
Manmohan Singh: Manmohan Singh on 3 November 2014 was chosen for Japan’s top national award The Grand Cordon of the Order of the Paulownia Flowers 2014.