Senior IAS officer G Gurucharan was given the additional charge of Director General of Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) for three months on 17 June 2015.
Former Pakistan captain Zaheer Abbas was appointed the new president of the International Cricket Association (ICC) at the three-day annual conference held in Barbados.
Scientists at the US-based Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a quantum dot spectrometer that can also be installed in a smartphone's camera.
Chick Sarkar, former publisher of Penguin India and editor-in-chief of Random House India, launched his publishing company Juggernaut
Indian archer Abhishek Verma became the first Indian to win the Archery World Cup Final medal by winning a silver medal in the compound category of the Archery World Cup final held in Mexico City.
On 21 December 2015, the hosts defeated Sri Lanka by five wickets on the fourth day of the second Test match played at the Seddon Park ground in New Zealand.
The film received the Best Actress and Best Director award at the 10th Asian Film Awards.
Cozier started his career as a young cricket writer in 1958, after which he went on to touch the heights in his field.
Army Chief General Dalbir Singh included Thakur as Lieutenant Territoyil Army in a ceremony. Anurag Thakur became the first serving BJP MP to receive a commission in the Territorial Army as a regular officer.
A DNA bank of tigers has also been established in Tiger Cell. In this, DNA samples of tigers of all 50 tiger reserves of the country will be available.