May 15th current affairs:
New Chairman of Central Water Commission & Ex-officio Secretary is Ashwin B Pandya
Justice B S Chauhan appointed as the Chairman of Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal (CWDT)
New Executive Vice President of CA Technologies is Amit Chatterjee
First African American Executive Director of New York Times is Dean Baquet.
New President of International Technology Law Association is Sajai Singh
Actor filmmaker Kamal Haasan led the Indian delegation at the 67th Cannes International Film Festival inaugurated in Cannes, France on 14 May 2014. Kamal Haasan is chairman of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FCCI) Media and Entertainment Committee-South.
On 15 May 2014, The Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Mr. Raghuram Rajan announced that plastic currency notes will be launched in 2015 after field trials.