Rajendra K. Pachauri resigned as Chairman
- Rajendra K. Pachauri resigned as Chairman of Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change on 24th February 2015. Pachauri is a Member of Prime Minister’s Council on Climate Change.
- He held the post from 2002 to 2015
- In 2007 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change won Noble Peace Prize
- Pachuri resigned due to a sexual harassment charge
Ranchi Rays won Hero Hockey India League 2015
- Ranchi Rays won Hero Hockey India League 2015 on 23rd February 2015 after defeating Jaypee Punjab Warriors.
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Rana Bhagwandas, CJ of Supreme Court of Pakistan, died
- Rana Bhagwandas, the first Hindu Chief Justice of Supreme Court of Pakistan, died on 23rd February 2015.
Chris Gayle became 1st to scrore 200 in ICC Cricket World Cup
- On 24th February 2015, Chris Gayle of West Indies became first Cricketer to score Double Century in ICC Cricket World Cup.
- Gayle is first the non-Indian to make a double century
- Gayle and Samuels made biggest partnership of 372 runs for second wicket
Surya Kiran-VIII started in Nepal
- Surya Kiran-VIII, Indo-Nepal joint military exercise started at Saljhandi, Nepal on 23rd February 2015.
- This military exercise will continue for two weeks
Purrendu Dasgupta won J. Calvin Giddings Award 2015
- Purrendu Dasgupta won J. Calvin Giddings Award 2015 of American Chemical Society on 20th February 2015.
Himachal Pradesh will present “Paperless Budget”
- Himachal Pradesh would become 1st State of India to present ‘Paperless Budget’ on 23rd February 2015.