1. Maj. Gen. Kristin Lund appointed first woman to lead UN force. She replace Chinese Maj. Gen. Chao Liu.
2. New interim PM of Thailand: Niwatthamrong Boonsongpaisan.
Note: Ms. Yingluck shinawatra and nine Cabinet members were forced to step down by the Constitutional Court, which found her guilty of abuse of power.
3. New PM of Libya: Ahmed Maiteeg
4. New President of Panama: Juan Carlos
5. New Nokia CEO & President: Rajeev Suri
6. New President of Algeria: Abdelaziz Bouteflika
7. New re‐elected PM of Hungary: Viktor Orban
8. New Prime Minister Of France: Manuel Valls
9. New President of Malta: Marie‐Lousie Coleiro Preca
10. PM of Malta: Joseph Muscat
11. New Prime Minister of Egypt: Ibrahim Mahlab:. Ibrahim Mahlab replace Hazem el‐Beblawi .
12. New President of Chile: Michelle Bachelet
13. New CEO of Ford: Mark Fields . He succeed Alan Mulally
14. New Italy's youngest PM: Matteo Renzi. He is the 39‐year‐old leader
of the Centre‐Left Democratic Party,
15. New Prime minister of Ukraine: Arseniy Yatsenyuk
16. Interim President of Ukraine: Oleksandr Turchynov
17. New PM of Nepal: Sushil Koirala. He replaced Khil‐Raj‐ Regmi.
18. New Chairman of Microsoft: John Thompson. He succeeded Bill Gates
19. New CEO of Microsoft: Satya Nadella. He replaced Steve Ballmer and he takes over as the third CEO of the Microsoft firm.
20. Marco Lambertini appointed as director‐general of WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature) International
21. New Secretary General of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO): Jens Stoltenberg. He replace the incumbent Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen.
22. New PM of Bangladesh: Sheikh Hasina She belongs to Awami League party.
23. New chairman of the Federal Reserve: Janet Yellen. She succeeds Chairman Ben Bernanke. Janet Yellen, the first woman to chair the Federal Reserve in its 100‐year history. Federal Reserve is the name of the Central Bank of US.
24. New Pakistani envoy to India: Abdul Basit. He replace Salman Bashir.
25. New Foreign Secretary of Pakistan: Aizaz Chaudhry
26. New Pakistani Ambassador to US: Jalil Abbas Jilani
27. First Secretary General of BIMSTEC: Sumith Nakandala
28. Shahnaz Shaikh: appointed Pakistan Coach of National Hockey team.
29. Teresa Kho is ADB's new Country Director for India. She replaces Hun Kim
30. Angela Merkel: begins third innings as German chancellor.
31. Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed: New Prime Minister of Somalia. (Mogadishu is the Capital Somalia).
32. Ashraf Jehan: First female judge in Pak’s National Sharia Court