Current Affairs India - 22 September 2016

1. Delhi's Race Course Road has now been renamed as Lok Kalyan Marg where PM-s residence is located.


2. Forbes India has ranked Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani at No 1 place in the Forbes' '100 Richest Indians' list followed by Sun Pharma head Dilip Shanghvi.


3. The Union Cabinet has cleared the long-pending deal with France to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets for 7.878 billion Euros.


4. The Centre has appointed 3 members to the Monetary Policy Committee who are Chetan Ghate, Professor, Indian Statistical Institute; Pami Dua, Director, Delhi, School of Economics; and Ravindra Dholakia, Professor, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.


5. HDFC Bank has been ranked as India-s most valuable brand for the third consecutive years, as per the BrandZ Top 50 list released by WPP Group. HDFC Bank was followed by Airtel and SBI in first three positions.


6. Ritu Rani, former India Women-s Hocky team captain has announced her retirement from International Hockey.


7. Justice Mohan M shantanago Udar was sworn in as Chief Justice of Kerala high court.


8. Justice Girish Chandra Gupta was sworn in as Chief Justice of Calcutta high court.


9. M.S Dhoni has got the prestigious name as Captain of the Wisden-s all-time India test XI team.


10. The tenth Annual Clinton global citizen award has been won by Adi Godrej, the chairman based Godrej Group for leadership in business and philanthropy.