The theme for the National Science Day 2015 is Science for Nation Building and the day is observed to mark discovery of the Raman Effect by Indian physicist Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman on 28 February 1928.
He will serve the office for two years. Prior to this appointment, Kannan Ramesh was the managing partner of Tan Kok Quan Partnership.
This is the first time that BJP has become a part of the government in Jammu and Kashmir. The PDP-BJP alliance government was termed as North Pole and South Pole by Chief Minister Sayeed.
Singh has been joint secretary in-charge of Pakistan, Iran and Afghanistan division in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). He has also served as deputy chief of mission in Washington for nearly five years.
In this regard, Union Government notified E-mail Policy of Government of India and Policy on use of Information Technology resources of Government of India on 18 February 2015.
Ride-share has been defined as to participate in an arrangement in which a passenger travels in a private vehicle driven by its owner, for free or for a fee, especially as arranged by means of a website or app.
The ruling was given by two-member Supreme Court bench of Justice Dipak Misra and Justice V Gopala Gowda on a plea of KP Manu, a Kerala resident.
Puri will succeed MB Parekh who will step down from position of Managing Director on 10 April 2015.
The patents include standard essential patents related to the 2G and 4G/LTE standards as well as other patents that are critical to features and functionality of Apple devices.
AB de Villiers who took 64 deliveries to reach the 150, broke the previous best record of Australian Shane Watson by 19 balls. He struck 162 not out from 66 balls.
He became the third cricketer from New Zealand to be inducted under the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.
TROPEX-2015 was a month long exercise aimed at validating the Indian Navy’s Concept of Operations and the area of operations spanned across the Arabian Sea and Northern Indian Ocean.
In his place, TMC appointed eminent quizmaster Derek O'Brien as the new Chairman.
Apart from ZSL, Wildlife Institute of India will also be the knowledge partner with the forest department in conservation of lion.
Renowned US actor Leonard Nimoy passed away on 27 February 2015 in Los Angeles following chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
On this day, hundreds of patient organisations from more than 80 countries and regions worldwide carried-on awareness-raising activities around the slogan Day-by-day, hand-in-hand.
Nemtsov had served Russia as its first Deputy Prime Minister in 1990s under the late President Boris Yeltsin.
Her works were known for brilliant and incisive scholarship and her crowning achievement was to turn the light on Pandita Ramambai, the great 19 century Indian reformer and educationist and early pioneer of women’s emancipation in India.
Arun Jaitley presented Union Budget 2015-16 in the Parliament.
For the fourth quarter (October-December) of 2014, report highlighted that South Korean handset maker Samsung continued to retain its top position in the Indian Smartphone market.
The reward was constituted under rule 16 of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes prevention of Atrocities Act and the reward amount would be provided through bank accounts opened under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna (PMJDY).
Shivaji was appointed on deputation basis for a period of three years.
The dictionary with over 40000 words was released with an aim to benefit large number of students of the state and to make scientific terminology simple and easily understandable.
International Business Machines Corporation on 23 February 2015 tied-up with Tech Mahindra Limited to build a platform for the development of cloud-based apps for its clients to increase hybrid services adoption.
The class-action suit was filed against Lenovo and Superfish after Lenovo admitted to pre-loading Superfish on some consumer PCs.
The GIFT Special Economic Zone is being developed as India’s first International Financial Services Centre (IFSC). It is spread over 886 acres.
He was a well-known cinematographer in various film industries including Telugu film industry, Tamil Film Industry and Bollywood as well.
With his elevation, the strength of the SC judges has gone up to 29. SC has a sectioned strength of 31 judges.
Marijuana is widely grown in Jamaica and has cultural roots there. The country is also the biggest exporter of marijuana to the United States among Caribbean countries.
At the time of appointment, Pillai was working as a Chairman of a Singapore based think-tank, Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS), and an ambassador for city-state's government.