September 2017 Current Affairs and Top Headlines

September 2017 Current Affairs: In this chapter, information has been given about the latest current affairs based on India and the world in the month of September 2017 from the point of view of upcoming competitive examinations. Here you can find various fields of India and the world like: Appointments, Resignations, Sports and Sportsmen, Politics, Awards and Honors, Important Days, Deaths, Reports, Business, Planning, Politics, Education, Books and Authors, Economy, Accidents, Science, Technology You can get general knowledge about important current affairs related to geography, records, settlement, convention and entertainment etc.

Reliance Industries ltd has jumped five places to rank as the world’s third-biggest energy company behind Russian gas firm Gazrpom and German utility E.ON, according to Platts Top 250 Global Energy Company Rankings.
30 September 2017Business
Indian captain Virat Kohli became the fastest cricketer to complete 2,000 runs in ODIs as captain.
29 September 2017Sports
Madhya Pradesh has won the 'Best Tourism State' national award for the third consecutive year.
28 September 2017Awards
India will host the South Asian boxing Championship for the first time in Guwahati from December 6 to 10.
27 September 2017Sports
Two Indian women have featured on Fortune's list of Most Powerful Women in business outside the US. Managing Director and CEO of ICICI Bank Chanda Kochhar has been ranked fifth and Managing Director and CEO of Axis Bank Shikha Sharma has been ranked at 21 in this list. 
26 September 2017Reports
World champion Viktor Axelsen of Denmark defeated Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei to clinch his first Japan Open title. 
25 September 2017Sports
Leading industrialist Rajinder Gupta has been unanimously elected as the president of the Punjab Cricket Association.
24 September 2017Appointments
Chinese real estate giant Evergrande Group's Chairman Hui Ka Yan became Asia's richest man with a net worth of $41.1 billion.
23 September 2017Business
The Rajkumar Rao starrer comedy film 'Newton' has been selected as India's official entry in the Best Foreign Language Film category at Oscars 2018. 
22 September 2017Entertainment
Asian Development Bank (ADB) has sanctioned a USD 300 million loan facility for carrying forward fiscal reforms in West Bengal.
21 September 2017Indian
India TV chairman and editor-in- chief Rajat Sharma will be the new president of the News Broadcasters Association (NBA) for 2017-18.
20 September 2017Appointments
Dr KS Chugh, who was known as the 'Father of nephrology in India', passed away. He was 85.
19 September 2017Obituaries
Indian Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu felicitated film-maker S. S. Rajamouli with the prestigious ANR National Award for his contribution to the Telugu film industry.
18 September 2017Awards
Rajasthan government has started Agriculture Produce Deposit Loan Scheme (Krishi Upaj Rahan Loan Scheme) for the farmers so that they get right price for their produce.
17 September 2017Indian
The oldest person in the world, Violet Mosse-Brown, has passed away recently. She was 117.
16 September 2017Obituaries
Senior bureaucrat Rajni Sekhri Sibal has been appointed the director general (DG) of the government-run National Institute for Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development, in place of Vijay Kumar Dev. 
15 September 2017Appointments
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe laid the foundation stone of India's first bullet train project that will run between Ahmedabad and Mumbai.
14 September 2017Indian
Veteran Bollywood actor Zeenat Aman has been felicitated with lifetime achievement award for her immense contribution in the field of cinema at the DC South Asia Film Festival (DCSAFF).
13 September 2017Awards
London has topped the 2017 Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI) among 92 financial centres released by the Z/Yen and China Development Institute. Mumbai has been ranked 60th in this index.
12 September 2017Reports
Miss North Dakota Cara Mund won the Miss America-2018 title. This beauty contest took place in New Jersey.
11 September 2017Entertainment
Anthony Amalraj outlasted top seed Sharath Kamal 4-3 in the men's singles final at the All India National Ranking Table Tennis Championships (South Zone).
10 September 2017Sports
Karnataka has been ranked top among the states in the country in terms of manufacturing excellence, according to a study by apex industry body Assocham.
9 September 2017Indian
England pacer James Anderson became the third pacer and sixth bowler overall in Test history to take 500 wickets.
8 September 2017Sports
Viveck Goenka, Chairman and Managing Director of the Express Group, and N. Ravi, a former Editor-in-Chief of The Hindu daily, were unanimously elected Chairman and Vice Chairman respectively of Press Trust of India, the country's largest news agency.
7 September 2017Appointments
Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra has been appointed as the first Indian woman ambassador (Friend of Australia) for Tourism in Australia.
6 September 2017Appointments
India's Konsam Ormila Devi bagged a gold medal in 44kg weight category of the Commonwealth Youth (boys & girls) weightlifting championships, held at Gold Coast, Australia.
5 September 2017Sports
9th BRICS summit started in Xiamen, China with the theme “BRICS: Stronger Partnership for a Brighter Future”. It will conclude on 5th September.
4 September 2017Miscellaneous
Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni became the first wicketkeeper in world cricket to effect 100 stumpings in One Day Internationals. He broke the record of former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara.
3 September 2017Sports
Microsoft's co- founder, Bill Gates overtook Spanish clothing brand Zara's Co-founder Amancio Ortega as the world's richest person.
2 September 2017Business
Former bureaucrat Sunil Arora has been appointed the new Election Commissioner of India.
1 September 2017Appointments
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