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

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.

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

23 May 2020

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.

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

06 May 2020

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.

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

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.

Hacker flags Safari vulnerabilities, wins Rs. 57 lakh from Apple

05 Apr 2020

Hacker flags Safari vulnerabilities, wins Rs. 57 lakh from Apple

Apple encourages security researchers to flag vulnerabilities in its products and is also willing to pay some really good money for that.

Apple postponed the launch of iPhone SE 2: Details here

11 Mar 2020

Apple postponed the launch of iPhone SE 2: Details here

Apple was rumored to launch the much-coveted iPhone SE 2 and a second device - presumably the next-generation iPad Pro - at an event in March 2020.

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

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.

Badshah meets with a road accident in Punjab; escapes unhurt

04 Feb 2020

Badshah meets with a road accident in Punjab; escapes unhurt

Popular rapper and singer Badshah (real name: Aditya Prateek Singh Sisodia) has met with a road accident in Ludhiana (Punjab), according to reports.

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

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.

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

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.

2019 Forbes Celebrity 100: Virat Kohli beats them all

19 Dec 2019

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.

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

02 Dec 2019

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.

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

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.

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

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!

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

21 Sep 2019

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

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

The six highest-paid actresses in the world right now

14 Sep 2019

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.

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

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.

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

24 Aug 2019

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.

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

22 Aug 2019

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.

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

02 Aug 2019

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.

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

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.

Virat Kohli only Indian on Forbes' list of richest athletes

12 Jun 2019

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.

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

06 Jun 2019

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.

Some famous female alumni of IITs you should know about

19 May 2019

Some famous female alumni of IITs you should know about

The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are the country's premier engineering institutes and globally recognized as centers of academic excellence in the fields of science and technology.

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

11 May 2019

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.

Samsung may soon launch TV with no wires at all

06 Mar 2019

Samsung may soon launch TV with no wires at all

From high-quality QLEDs to shape-shifting 'modular MicroLEDs', Samsung has done incredibly well with its line of televisions.

Don't update! iOS 12.1.2 bug can break mobile data connectivity

25 Dec 2018

Don't update! iOS 12.1.2 bug can break mobile data connectivity

Just a couple of weeks back, we reported about a critical cellular data-killing bug associated with iOS 12.1.1.

Meet the man who produced India's most expensive film '2.0'

19 Dec 2018

Meet the man who produced India's most expensive film '2.0'

Akshay Kumar and Rajinikanth-starrer 2.0 has been creating a buzz since the start.

Now listen to Bauua Singh from 'Zero' on your Alexa

12 Dec 2018

Now listen to Bauua Singh from 'Zero' on your Alexa

Are you a die-hard fan of Shah Rukh Khan who also owns Amazon's Alexa? Then, here's a good news for you.

Salman tops Forbes India Celebrity 100 list, SRK ranks 13th

05 Dec 2018

Salman tops Forbes India Celebrity 100 list, SRK ranks 13th

Salman Khan enjoys immense popularity in India, and bhaijaan always makes the news with whatever he says or does.

This 7-year-old reviews toys on YouTube, earns Rs. 155cr annually

04 Dec 2018

This 7-year-old reviews toys on YouTube, earns Rs. 155cr annually

Being a YouTuber is the new cool these days.

Four Indian-origin women among Forbes' top American women in technology

30 Nov 2018

Four Indian-origin women among Forbes' top American women in technology

Four Indian-origin women - Padmasree Warrior, Komal Mangtani, Neha Narkhede, and Kamakshi Sivaramakrishnan - have been named by Forbes magazine in the 2018 list of the 'Top Women in Technology' in the US.

This is how WhatsApp will start monetizing

04 Oct 2018

This is how WhatsApp will start monetizing

WhatsApp, the biggest messaging service in the world, is planning to roll out targeted Ads in its status feature as part of its monetization efforts.

How much does PV Sindhu earn in a year?

27 Aug 2018

How much does PV Sindhu earn in a year?

23-year-old Pusarla Venkata Sindhu burst on to the sporting scene after she won a silver medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics, marking India's first-ever silver at an Olympic event.

Salman, Akshay, trump 'Cap' in Forbes' top-10 highest-paid actors' list

23 Aug 2018

Salman, Akshay, trump 'Cap' in Forbes' top-10 highest-paid actors' list

Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar have defeated Captain America, the noblest Avenger, played by Chris Evans, to find a place on Forbes' top 10 list of highest paid actors of 2018.

Deepika Padukone falls off Forbes highest-paid actresses list

17 Aug 2018

Deepika Padukone falls off Forbes highest-paid actresses list

The Forbes list for highest-paid actresses was recently announced, and Scarlett Johansson has topped it.

Akshay, Salman in Forbes' 100 highest-paid celebs list, SRK out

17 Jul 2018

Akshay, Salman in Forbes' 100 highest-paid celebs list, SRK out

Bollywood stars Akshay Kumar ($40.5mn) and Salman Khan ($37.7mn) have made it to Forbes' 100 highest paid entertainers list for 2018, grabbing the 76th and 82nd spots respectively.

To make Kylie Jenner 'billionaire', people are donating money. Why-oh-why?

15 Jul 2018

To make Kylie Jenner 'billionaire', people are donating money. Why-oh-why?

After Kylie Jenner was named the 'youngest self-made billionaire' by Forbes earlier this week, many thought the magazine went a bit far. Because how can the member of the Kardashian- Jenner clan be self-made?

Two Indian-origin women on Forbes' list of richest self-made women

12 Jul 2018

Two Indian-origin women on Forbes' list of richest self-made women

While the controversial inclusion of Kylie Jenner in Forbes' list of America's 60 richest self-made women stole the headlines, it's worth noting that two Indian-origin women also made to the list.

Two Indian-origin women among Forbes America's 60 richest self-made women

12 Jul 2018

Two Indian-origin women among Forbes America's 60 richest self-made women

Indian-origin technology executives Jayshree Ullal and Neerja Sethi have made it to the Forbes' list of America's 60 richest self-made women, with 20-year-old reality TV star and entrepreneur Kylie Jenner being the youngest on the power list.