The Wall Rahul Dravid to be appointed as coach of india A Team and Indian U 19 cricket team as announced at first meeting of BCCI’s advisory committee comprising sachin tendulkar, sourav ganguly and vvs laxman.
DRDO Chief S Christopher appointed as Secretary, Department of Defence Research and Development cum Director General , Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO).
G.S Reddy appointed as scientific advisor to the defence minister for a period of 2 years from date of taking charge.
Mauritius gets its first female president as Ameenah Gurib-Fakim was on 5 June 2015 sworn in as President of Mauritius. Mauritius gained independence from Britain in 1968 and replaced Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II as its head of state in 1992.
Nationwide Jal Kranti Abhiyan (campaign) launched on 5 June 2015 by Uma Bharti, water resource, rural development and Ganga Rejunivetion minister with an aim to consolidate water conservation and management in the country through a holistic and integrated approach involving all stakeholders, making it a mass movement.
Foundation stone of Andhra Prades’s new capital city Amravati. Andhra Pradesh CM N. Chandrababu and his wife Bhuvaneswari did the Bhoomi poojan for the new capital , Amravati at Mandadam village in Guntur Dsitrict.
An Agreement worth $3 billion signed by Reliance Power to invest in setting up of mega power plant and floating LNG import terminal in Bangladesh. A MoU was signed by sameer gupta, executive vice president of Reliance Power. According to MoU, Reliance Power will setup 2 million tones a year floating LNG import terminal as well as 3000 MW power plant.
Hiroshi Koizumi, Hollywood Actor passes away on 31 may 2015 following pneumonia. He was 88 year old. He made debut in 1951 silver screen and also appeared in a string of films including Mothra vs Godzilla, Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster and Dogara, the Space Monster. In 1955, Koizumi appeared as a pilot in movie Godzilla Raids Again.
Wrestler Prem Nath , who won gold at 1974 christchurch commonwealth games passes away on 1 june 2015. He was 64 survived by his wife, two sons and daughter. He clinched 57 kg common wealth games title in New Zealand. He also got arjuna award in 1972.
American Sprinter Justin Gatlin become the fastest man in the history of Rome Diamond League in 100 m discipline having broken the track record held by Usain Bolt of Jamaica. He finished the 100 m race at the Rome Diamond League in record 9.75 sec held in Rome, Italy on 4th june 2015. Bolt finished the race in 9.76 sec in 2012.
French open Tennis : Serena Williams (America) wins her 3rd French open title beating Lucie Safarova. It was her 20th grand slam title.