Sep 22 2016 

  • Asian development bank has approved to provide a loan of 631 million US dollars to develop vishakapatnam – chennai industrial corridor 
  • Junaid Ahmed is appointed as world bank country director for India
  • MS Dhoni is named as captain of the India’s all time test eleven by wisden 
  • Girish Chandra Gupta is appointed as chief justice of calcutta high court 
  • The union cabinet approved the provision of a direct communication link through a dedicated submarine  Optical Fibre Cable between Chennai and Andaman and nicobar Islands 
  • Oxford university had topped the list as the worlds leading university in the higher education world ranking index. Indian institute of science is placed at 201 out of 250 institutes 
  • Incredible investors tourism investors summit 2016 begins at New Delhi 
  • Bollywood film maker Sajid Nadiadwala is awarded with France’s prestigious Chevalier dans L’Ordre des arts et des letters (Knight of the order of arts and letters) award 
  • Govt clears deal of 36 Rafael fighter  jets 
  • Cabinet approves to merge rail budget with general budget 
  • Kotak mahindra bank has opened an app “kotak now” to open account