Sri Sri Ravi Shankar was honoured with Peru’s one of the highest awards ‘Grand Officer’(Medalla de la Integracion en el Grado de Gran Oficial) for social work and mission to deliver peace.
Fazle Hasan Abed-founder of Bangladesh-based poverty alleviation NGO won World Food Prize 2015.
Four Indian-Americans honoured with prestigious “Great Immigrants: The Pride of America” award- Preet Bharara, Rakesh Khurana, Madhulika Sikka and Abraham Verghese.
Guinness Book of World Records acknowledged a record created in Madhya Pradesh on ‘World Hand washing Day’ on October 15, 2014-12,76,425 students.
Indian biologist Kamal Bawa elected to Royal Society-contributions in the area of conservation science.
National Award for rag pickers– contribution to keep India clean.
Lord Karan Bilimoria-NRI entrepreneur awarded as the International Indian of the Year for 2014-15 for his outstanding achievements in the fields of business and education.
Tata Steel’s West Bokaro Division, GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd , Krishnapatnam Port in Andhra Pradesh are conferred with Golden Peacock Environment Management Award 2015.
Painter Sayed Haider Raza conferred with highest French Civilian Award Commandeur de la Lgion d Honneur (the Legion of Honour) on French National Day (14 July) .
4 Indians–Mishi Choudhary, Manish Dahiya, Sanjay Vijayakumar and Aarti Wig-were figured in the Asia 21 Young Leaders Class of 2015 list released in New York, the USA.
India-based software products and technology services company Comparex India Pvt. Ltd is among the winners of the prestigious Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award for 2015.
Make in India initiative won 2015-Economic Development Innovation Award for Policy and Program Implementation Excellence by Frost and Sullivan,US based Growth Partnership Company.
Vivek Agnihotri’s political irony “Buddha In A Traffic Jam” won Best Original Screenplay in a foreign language award at the Madrid International Film Festival.
Indian Oil Corporation bagged Leading Oil & Gas Corporate of the Year award for 4th time in eight years at Petro Awards and also won Oil & Gas Marketing Company of the Year Human Resources Management Company of the Year award.
Dr Mini Shaji Thomas, Honorary Director selected for IEEE Educational Activities Board (EAB) Continuing Education Award.
Sanjeev Galande has won the prestigious G. D. Birla Award for Scientific Research for the year 2014.
Krishnapatnam Port in AP received the Golden Peacock environment management in the field of environment by Union Minister of State for Environment Prakash Javadekar to C Sasidhar, Managing Director(Krishnapatnam Port) at 17th World Congress on Environment Management.
Former AIIMS officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi(Exposing Corruption) and Social worker Anshu Gupta(Enterprising Leadership) along with three Asian individuals won the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award 2015.
Indian-American professor R. Paul Singh has been named as the 2015 World Agriculture Prize laureate by Global Confederation for Higher Education Associations for Agriculture and Life Sciences .
Darshan Jain,an Indian-American teacher from Illinois,US was named for prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching by President Barack Obama.
Indian girl student Shakthi Nataraj in the US has received a LGBT scholarship from the prestigious California University in Berkely.
Eminent Historian writer Ramachandra Guha chosen for the Fukuoka Asian Culture Prize in Academic category.
Helena Ndume of Namibia and Jorge Fernando Branco Sampaio as the winners of first NELSON MANDELA prize announced by President of United Natios General Assembly Sam Kutesa.
Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University are jointly awarded the prestigious William Harvey Award for 2015-in the field of Hematology.
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Churachandpur of Manipur won 18th National Youth Parliament Competition for Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas organised by Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs.
Indian-American woman Sunita Viswanath is one of the tewlve eminent persons who was honoured with ‘Champions of Change’ award by the White House for her effort in protecting environment and communities from the effect of climate change.
Kerala Tourism won this year’s Pacific Asia Travel Association(PATA) Award for its Muziris Heritage Project in the Heritage & Culture category.
Indian-origin 77-year-old doctor Shiv Pande honoured by University of Central Lancashire in recognition of his contribution to the community as a general practitioner and medical educator.
Naomi Klein won American Book Award 2015 for her reverted title “This changes everything: capitalism vs. the climate”.
Telugu cartoonist Pamarthy Shankar won Grand Prix World Press Cartoon Award for 2014 at Cascais in Portugal by the World Press Cartoon (WPC) Organization based in Portugal.
Film-maker Benoy Behl won the Best Documentary Producer award at Madrid International Film Festival for Indian Roots of Tibetan Buddhism.
Professor Peter Higgs Boson received world’s oldest award for scientific research “Copley Medal” from Royal Society for his Higgs Boson theory.
PM Narendra Modi presented journalist Gargi Parsai and five others with Chaudhary Charan Singh Award for Excellence in Journalism in Agricultural Research and Development, 2014 at Indian Council of Agricultural Research’s 87th foundation day.
Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) bagged Dun & Bradstreet’s ‘India’s Top PSUs Awards 2015 in the electrical and electronic equipment sector.
Actor Dhanush produced Tamil thriller ‘Visaaranai’-1st Tamil film to enter 72nd Venice film festival.
Indian-origin food scientist harjinder singh won International Dairy Foods Association Award.