Top News Headlines of 10 December 2014

Major Events and Top News Headlines of 10 December 2014:

  • Kailash Satyarthi of India and Pakistan’s Malala Yousafzai received the Nobel Peace Prize on Wednesday for risking their lives to help protect children from slavery , extremism and forced labour at great risk to their own lives in Oslo City Hall in the Norwegian capital.
  • Pakistan world’s 8th most dangerous nation Pakistan is placed eighth in the list of the most dangerous countries in the world, according to a US-based intelligence think tank.
  • From China completed world’s longest rail journey as it reached Spain, covering a mammoth 13,000 kms across two continents, after departing from Yiwu.
  • Foxconn is suspending production at its Sriperumbudur plant in Tamil Nadu, almost writing off its Rs 850-crore investment.
  • Bollywood actor Dharmendra recently celebrated his 79the birthday while shooting for the Punjabi film second Hand Husband in Jalandhar on Monday.
  • Mumbai have won India’s premier first-class domestic tournament, the Ranji Trophy, 40 times in its 79-year history.
  • The Delhi government on Wednesday announced a change in the name of 10 Delhi Metro stations. According to the transport department, three existing Metro stations -Tughlakabad, Badarpur and Okhla –will now be known as Tughlakabad station, Badarpur Border and Harkesh Nagar Okhla.
  • India’s Ruhi Singh won the coveted international pag eant, Miss Universal Peace & Humanity 2014, on Wednesday and became the first Indian to win the ti tle, competing against contestants from 145 countries.
  • MLA Prabhu Chavan, 44, was caught by TV cameras zooming into a picture of Priyan ka Gandhi on his cellphone in the middle of an assembly debate.
  • The newly constructed ceremonial hall at Rashtrapati Bhavan will make rare art accessible to people. It will be inaugurated by the President on Wednesday.
  • The successful run of Chinese phone major Xiaomi received a severe jolt as the Delhi high court restrained the company from selling its devices in India.
  • A 13-member Pakistani delegation arrived in Delhi on Wednesday.The meeting is organized by Pakistan Institute for Legislative Development and Transparency, Rajya Sabha MP Mani Shankay Aiyar is the head of the Indian delegation.
  • UK space organizations have joined forces with British and European Space Agency astronaut Tim Peake along with Raspberry Pi to offer students a chance to devise and code their own apps or experiment to run in space.
  • Germany’s drug regulator has banned the sale of 80 generic drugs for insufficient trials.
  • Samsung Electronics on Wednesday announced the appointment of HyunChil Hong as president of Southwest Asia effective immediately.
  • Abhinav Bindra, Olympic gold medallist in 10m air rifle, has got a wildcard in the National Shooting Championships to be held here from Friday.
  • Boxer Sarita Devi on Wednesday finally received her Asian Games bronze medal which she had refused at the victory ceremony in Incheon under controversial circumstances.
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Top News Headlines of 10 December 2014
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