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15 May 2023


Who is 28-year-old billionaire Austin Russell, new owner of Forbes

Media powerhouse Forbes Global Media Holdings has a new owner: 28-year-old billionaire Austin Russell.

3 Indians feature in Forbes Asia's 2022 Power Businesswomen list

International business magazine Forbes on Monday released its list of 2022's most powerful businesswomen in the Asia-Pacific region, featuring three Indians among the top 20 entrepreneurs.

19 Jul 2022


India's richest woman: Savitri Jindal's net-worth triples in 2 years

Savitri Jindal, the richest woman in India, saw her net worth increase three times in just the last two years, according to Forbes.

14 Jul 2022

Akshay Kumar

#AllAboutFees: Akshay's journey from Rs. 5K to Rs. 135cr remuneration

The year 2022 could have been better for Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar (till now) as he has seen a series of flops this year.

26 Apr 2022

Bill Gates

Gautam Adani becomes world's 5th richest person, surpasses Warren Buffett

Gautam Adani, Chairman of Adani Group, has become the fifth-richest person in the world, topping legendary investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett, as per Forbes.

06 Apr 2022

Jindal Steel

Forbes Billionaires List 2022: Meet the richest Indian women billionaires

Savitri Jindal, chairperson of the Jindal Group, is the richest woman in India, with a net worth of $17.7 billion, according to Forbes' Billionaires List 2022.

08 Dec 2021


Sitharaman, 3 other Indians named among Forbes' 'most powerful women'

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman made it to Forbes' list of the world's most powerful women in 2021 for the third straight year.

07 Apr 2021


Mukesh Ambani dethrones Jack Ma as Asia's richest person

India has the third-highest number of billionaires in the world after the US and China, according to a new list by the prestigious Forbes magazine.

07 Apr 2021

Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian West is officially a billionaire, says Forbes

American socialite Kim Kardashian West is officially a billionaire now, Forbes has confirmed.

23 Mar 2021

Kylie Jenner

Kylie Jenner clears air around makeup artist's GoFundMe controversy

Kylie Jenner received flak after she shared a GoFundMe page on her Instagram profile asking for donations for her former makeup artist.

16 Dec 2020


Netting $590mn, Kylie becomes highest paid celebrity in 2020: Forbes

Forbes has declared its list of highest-paid celebrities of 2020 and the topper is none other than Kylie Jenner.

09 Dec 2020

Akshay Kumar

Akshay, SRK feature on Forbes' list of most influential stars

Forbes Asia has released a list of top 100 most influential celebrities on social media across the Asia-Pacific region.

06 Oct 2020

Angelina Jolie

Sofia Vergara bags Forbes' highest paid actress title for 2020

Sofia Vergara has made it to the top spot of being the highest paid female actor this year.

20 Aug 2020

Apollo Hospitals

Coronavirus may cause heart damage even in mild, asymptomatic cases

The coronavirus is known to be a disease that impacts the lungs, however, it has been found that several COVID-19 patients have sustained heart damage after recovery.

19 Jul 2020

American Airlines

FBI is using a travel company for global surveillance: Report

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) employs a range of tools and databases to de-anonymize and track criminal suspects.

Meet Roshni Nadar Malhotra (38), the richest Indian woman

A few hours ago, billionaire industrialist Shiv Nadar announced his decision to step down from the role of Chairperson at HCL Technologies, the multinational IT giant he founded four decades ago.

05 Jun 2020

Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar only Indian on 2020 Forbes highest-paid celebrities list

The 2020 Forbes list of world's 100 highest-paid celebrities is out.

30 May 2020


Roger Federer tops Forbes' highest-paid athletes list: Details here

Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer is the highest-paid athlete in the world, according to Forbes.

23 May 2020

Maria Sharapova

Naomi Osaka becomes world's highest-paid female athlete: Details here

Japanese tennis sensation Naomi Osaka has surpassed the legendary Serena Williams as the world's highest-paid female athlete.

06 May 2020

Mukesh Ambani

Coronavirus wiped nearly a quarter of Indian billionaires' wealth: Forbes

The outbreak of COVID-19, which has claimed over 2.5 lakh lives and put a third of the world's population under lockdown, has wrecked economies completely.

03 May 2020


Xiaomi refutes allegations of mining data via phone software 'backdoors'

Xiaomi has refuted the data mining allegations leveled by two popular security searchers.

13 Feb 2020


Apple 'intercepts' emails to flag child abuse: Here's how

Apple follows strict security protocols for iPhones and all its key products. But, when the matter is as serious as the sharing of child pornography, the company can 'intercept' emails to help the authorities with investigations.

20 Dec 2019


'Ek number ka fraud': Kangana's sister Rangoli bashes Forbes India

Actor Kangana Ranaut's sister Rangoli Chandel has lashed out at Forbes India magazine, over their 2019 Celebrity 100 list, that was released on Thursday.

20 Dec 2019


This 8-year-old vlogger is the world's highest-paid YouTuber, AGAIN

All those parents who think vlogging isn't a "serious career choice" may need a quick update on their facts. Much like how they started accepting Arts as a real degree.

19 Dec 2019

Virat Kohli

2019 Forbes Celebrity 100: Virat Kohli beats them all

Leaving behind Bollywood biggies, Team India captain Virat Kohli occupied the top position on the 2019 Forbes Celebrity 100 list, that was released today.

02 Dec 2019

Mark Zuckerberg

Jeff Bezos gave $131M to charity, 0.1% of his wealth

From Jeff Bezos to Elon Musk, billionaire business magnates often donate a part of their wealth to charitable causes.

18 Oct 2019


Five top female IAS officers you should know about

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most prestigious and sought-after Civil Service of the country.

11 Oct 2019


India Rich List: Mukesh Ambani retains top-spot for 12th year

Forbes India has released its list of richest Indians and for the twelfth year in a row Reliance Industries' Chairman Mukesh Ambani remains India's wealthiest.

26 Sep 2019


Several high-profile YouTubers hacked in massive attack: Details here

If you are a YouTuber with a subscriber count large enough to make significant money, better secure your channel!

21 Sep 2019

Jay Z

Kanye West named highest-paid rapper; Cardi B questions Forbes' list

Kanye West has dethroned Jay-Z as the highest-paid hip-hop artist.

14 Sep 2019

Reese Witherspoon

The six highest-paid actresses in the world right now

A few weeks back, Forbes released the list of the highest-paid actresses in the world, which was topped by our very own Black Widow aka Scarlett Johansson.

25 Aug 2019


Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone missing from Forbes' highest-paid actresses list

Forbes recently announced its list of Highest-Paid Actresses as it does religiously. However, like last year, no Indian actress seems to have made it to the list.

24 Aug 2019

Dwayne Johnson

How does "The Rock" manage to make so much money?

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson grabbed the numero uno slot in the World's Highest Paid actors list, released by Forbes recently.

22 Aug 2019

Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar becomes world's fourth highest-paid actor on Forbes' list

Akshay Kumar has made to it to the fourth position on Forbes list of World's Highest-Paid Actors (male) 2019.

02 Aug 2019

Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar demands Rs. 54cr for Bhansali's 'Rowdy Rathore 2'?

Akshay Kumar, who has been delivering back-to-back hits at the box office, is now gearing up for Mission Mangal, slated to release on August 15.

27 Jun 2019


Apple might launch new 16-inch MacBook Pro alongside iPhone 11

Apple is working to revamp its MacBook Pro line-up with a new 16-inch model.

12 Jun 2019

Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli only Indian on Forbes' list of richest athletes

On Tuesday, Forbes released its list of richest top 100 athletes and the only Indian to feature on this coveted list was Virat Kohli.

06 Jun 2019

New York City

Here's a look inside Jay-Z's billion dollar fortune

Jay-Z has proven that, honestly, nobody can knock his hustle. The 49-year-old recently became a billionaire, the world's first hip-hop artist to get to there.

16 May 2019


Five top female IAS officers you should know about

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most prestigious and sought-after Civil Service of the country.

Here is a list of Virat Kohli's most expensive assets

Back in 2018, Indian skipper Virat Kohli featured on Forbes Highest-Paid athletes list, the only Indian on the list.