Top Headlines – Current Affairs May 14

Top Headlines – Current Affairs May 14

Top Events

  1. To give boost to traditional martial art, Kalaripayattu academy will be set up in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerela.
  2. Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of State, Housing and Urban Affairs, announced the release of the final rankings of the Ease of Living Index in which Bengaluru topped in the million+ category and Shimla topped in the less than million category.
  3. In Khandwa, MP, the world’s largest floating 600 MW solar energy project will be constructed Omkareshwar dam on the Narmada river.
  4. Apurva Chandra, Secretary, Labour and Employment, chaired the 1st BRICS Employment Working Group Meeting.
  5. Wadia group controlled airline GoAir has rebranded itself as GoFirst.
  6. The Government of India, in consultation with the RBI, has decided to issue Sovereign Gold Bonds in 6 tranches from May 2021 to September 2021.
  7. Google fined $123 million in Italy.

Appointments and awards

  1. K.P. Sharma Oli has been re-elected as Prime Minister of Nepal.
  2. BCCI has announced the appointment of Ramesh Powar as the Head Coach of the Senior Women’s team.
  3. Public Enterprises Selection Board has picked Arun Kumar Singh as the Chairman and Managing Director of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.


  1. “1971: The Beginning of India’s Cricketing Greatness” by Boria Majumdar and Gautam Bhattacharya.


  1. Times group chairperson Indu Jain passed away.

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