News-makers of 2014
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News-makers of 2014

Here's all those stories which made the headlines this year.

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Neetole Mitra31st Dec, 2014
News-makers of 2014: The third gender

News-makers of 2014: The third gender

Kudos to the supreme court. This year in an iconic judgement the SC recognised the transgenders as the third gender. They now have equal voting rights. Not just that, a lot many colleges have opened their gates to transgender students. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Michael Schumacher

News-makers of 2014: Michael Schumacher

The previous year had ended on a tragic not for F1 racer Michael Schumacher. The legend had hit head on a rock while skiing and was put into a medically induced coma because of having suffered a traumatic brain injury. Even though this year saw him recover from the coma he now remains 'paralysed and in a wheelchair'; he 'cannot speak and has memory problems'. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Mangalyaan

News-makers of 2014: Mangalyaan

India's Rs 450 crore Mars Orbitor Mission successfully entered the martian orbit, becoming the first country in the world to succeed in such an inter-planetary mission in the maiden attempt itself. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Narendra Modi

News-makers of 2014: Narendra Modi

This was Modi's year. No doubting that. For starters this man painted the town with his 'achhe din aane wale hai' posters, 'abki baar Modi sarkar' slogans and millions of ads on radio. He was in news all through. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: ISIS

News-makers of 2014: ISIS

ISIS: 2014 will eternally be remembered as the year of ISIS terror and horrific beheadings. This year saw much brutality and blood loss thanks to these guys. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Kashmir flood and cyclone Hudhud

News-makers of 2014: Kashmir flood and cyclone Hudhud

Kashmir had a hard time this year. Much more that what it generally goes through. The Hudhud cyclone hit and brought chaos to the valley. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Ghar Wapsi

News-makers of 2014: Ghar Wapsi

Ever since the BJP came to power, VHP has been going all out trying to lead the stray Indians home by 're-converting' them to Hindusim! Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Rahul Gandhi

News-makers of 2014: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi did a lot of things this year. He spoke about the system, RTI, women's empowerment and even managed to face Arnab Goswami. Kudos to him for being such an entertainment. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Babuji

News-makers of 2014: Babuji

This was the year of trolls and memes and Babuji was everyone's favourite. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Kim K

News-makers of 2014: Kim K

Kim K broke the internet with this titillating candid click of hers which got leaked wreaking a havoc in the internet world. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Assam militant attack

News-makers of 2014: Assam militant attack

In December 2014, a series of attacks by militants resulted in deaths of more than 75 Adivasi tribal people in Assam, India. The attacks took place in Chirang, Sonitpur and Kokrajhar districts, on 23 December 2014. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Rohit Sharma

News-makers of 2014: Rohit Sharma

This has truly been Rohit Shrma's year. He made a smashing record of 264 runs against Sri Lanka at Kolkata's Eden Gardens. The 173-ball knock included 33 fours and 9 huge sixes. The feat not only surpassed the previous record of 219 held by fellow Team India cricketer Virender Sehwag but also made the 27-year-old the first batsman to score two ODI double tons. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Rajdeep Sardesai

News-makers of 2014: Rajdeep Sardesai

During Prime Minister Modi's extravagant reception at the Madison Square Garden during his trip to the United States, a small group of people, some of them in saffron robes, heckled the journalist for his reporting of Modi and his administration after the 2002 Godhra riots. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Deepika Padukone

News-makers of 2014: Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone earned a lot of respect this year for NOT being the coy girl. She lashed out against voyeuristic media through twitter and gained much attention as almost everybody joined her cause. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Juhi and Madhuri together

News-makers of 2014: Juhi and Madhuri together

The two leading ladies of the 90s got back together to share screen space - Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla. Gulab Gang was one of the many woman-centric films to hit the screen this year. A welcome change indeed. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Smriti Irani

News-makers of 2014: Smriti Irani

This has been a productive year for Madam Irani. She became the HRD minister. But besides that she was also predicted to be the next president of India by her own astrologer and she also seemed to have acquired a degree from Yale. She was forced to clarify that the degree was actually for a six-day event at Yale which honoured achievers from all fields. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Hrithik-Suzanne split

News-makers of 2014: Hrithik-Suzanne split

The fairy tale couple of Bollywood split up. Rumours followed about an alleged affair between Arjun Rampal and Suzanne Roshan but how much of it was true is a matter to be debated. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Godmen and frauds

News-makers of 2014: Godmen and frauds

Sant Rampal! That crazy man with his crazy followers. This man actually created his own army in order to avoid getting arrested! Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

News-makers of 2014: Selfie year

News-makers of 2014: Selfie year

Where ever you looked this year, people were pouting before their phones. Even PM Modi. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images

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Radhika Mehrotra5th Oct, 2016
Uri Attacks: 18 Martyrs Who Sacrificed Their Lives For The Nation
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Uri Attacks: 18 Martyrs Who Sacrificed Their Lives For The Nation

The recent uri attack by the Pakistani militant army has left the entire country shaken. The brutal attacks in Kashmir where the Indian Army immediately took charge to neutralise the enemy, was followed by a harsh truth that dawned upon everyone once the mission was complete. The dawn raid surprised soldiers in their sleep; militants set fire to one building before the four were killed in a gunfight. Four militants were confirmed killed after penetrating the base in Uri near the Line of Control with Pakistan. The Pakistani militant crooks said to have lobbed 17 grenades in nearly 3 minutes which caused a fire in the rear administrative base camp tents resulting in the first 13-14 deaths. A gun battle ensued lasting six hours, during which all the four terrorists were killed. Additional 19 - 30 soldiers were reported to have been injured in the attack, eventually making th death toll touch 18th mark. Here are the 18 martyrs who fought their battles bravely and died while serving their sole purpose of protecting their land and people. RIP Brave Souls!
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