Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman along with Nykaa founder Falguni Nayar, HCL chairperson Roshni Malhotra and Biocon founder Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw became the only four Indian women to be listed under Forbes 100 Most Powerful Women 2021.
Kaif and Kaushal are doing quite well in their life, according to the Forbes India List, which rates celebrities based on their incomes and celebrity quotient. They have been included in the Forbes top 100.
Born in an ordinary family of Bhinder Kalan village in Moga district, Punjab, on November 5, 1930, Mittal vividly recalls his passion, which led him to make necessary agricultural equipments available to thousands of farmers.
HCL founder Shiv Nadar, D Mart founder Radhakrishan Damani, Serum Insitute of India founder Cyrus Poonawalla secured the 3rd, 4th and 5th positions respectively.
The number of billionaires increased to 140 from 102 last year and their collective wealth doubled to $596 billion during the last year.
The women on the 17th annual Forbes Power List hail from 30 countries and were born across four generations.
Forbes' annual list of the highest earning sportswomen was dominated by tennis players, who made up nine of the top 10
Mukesh Ambani owns the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise, Mumbai Indians, which he bought for over $100 million in 2008 through a RIL subsidiary
Roger Federer has eclipsed Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to top the annual Forbes list of the highest paid athletes on the planet
The list also covers the timeline from June 2018 to June 2019, during which the highest-grossing films of all time "Avengers: Endgame" was also released.
According to Forbes list of highest-paid athletes, Virat Kohli has a pay scale of $25m, while he earns $4m through salary and winnings. He also earns $21m through endorsements.
President and CEO of computer networking firm, Arista Networks Jayshree Ullal, co-founder of IT consulting and outsourcing firm Syntel Neerja Sethi, and CTO and co-founder of streaming data technology company Confluent Neha Narkhede, are in the Forbes list of 'America’s Richest Self-Made Women 2019'.
Ryan of 'Ryan Toys Review' topped Forbes' ranking of this year's 10 highest-paid YouTubers in the world. The US boy leaped from eighth position in 2017 to first in 2018.
Mukesh Ambani emerged as the richest Indian for the 11th consecutive year with a net worth of USD 47.3 billion, according to Forbes.
Harish Shah writes that Akshay wanted his name to appear before Vivek in the credits of Saudagar since one of his films had been released but Vivek’s secretary was not ready to accept it, which forced him to opt out of the movie.
As mentioned in Forbes, Kumar who got 76th rank on the list has earned $40.5M this year.
Representing 24 countries across Asia-Pacific - including Azerbaijan and North Korea for the first time - the finalists were selected from thousands of online nominations.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.