1. February: NASA announced that they're going to launch a satellite in collaboration with ISRO.
2. March: The World Health Organisation certified India as polio-free.
3. April: India hit 100 million Facebook users, globally second only to the US.
4. April: The Supreme Court recognised transgendered Indians as belonging to a third gender.
5. May: We elected a Prime Minister via the largest democratic election in the world, showcasing the highest voter turnout for a general election, anywhere, EVER.
6. May: For the first time ever, all six of India's neighbouring countries, as well as Mauritius, came together for the swearing in of an Indian Prime Minister.
7. June, October, November: 2014 turned out to be a fantastic year for our athletes, with India bagging medals, breaking records, and generally dominating across the sporting world.
8. July, October: India unveiled two new sports leagues – Pro Kabaddi League and The Indian Super League.
Aside from bagging achievements in international arenas, our sporting world grew by leaps and bounds internally too.