Wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne Johnson topped a Forbes magazine list of the world's highest paid actors on Thursday with an estimated 2016 payday of $64.5 million.
"Hunger Games" star Jennifer Lawrence on Tuesday topped a Forbes magazine list of the world's highest paid actresses for the second straight year, earning some $46 million, followed by Melissa McCarthy.
Billionaire Anil Ambani's elder son Anmol Ambani was on Tuesday elevated to Reliance Capital's board as an additional director, the company said in a statement. 24-year-old Anmol Ambani, the eldest son of Anil Ambani, had been working with Reliance Capital since 2014.
US Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte lost all four of his major sponsors, including Speedo USA and Ralph Lauren Corp, following his apology for an "exaggerated" story about being robbed at gunpoint at the Rio Games.
While job satisfaction had some impact on physical health, its effect was particularly strong for mental health.
Urjit Patel will take over as the new RBI Governor, when the three-year term of the outgoing central banker Raghuram Rajan ends on September 4.
Sunil Bharti Mittal, chairman of India's largest telecom company Bharti Airtel, will take home a higher annual pay package of over Rs 30 crore, excluding perquisites, for this fiscal year.
Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday flagged the difficulties that public sector banks face in attracting top talent. State-run lenders tend to overpay at the bottom but underpay their top executives, Dr Rajan said, adding jokingly that he himself felt "underpaid".
D Subbarao, who was governor of the Reserve Bank of India during the UPA regime, on Thursday said there was pressure from the government to cut lending rates but he did not succumb to it.
Air India, the country's national carrier, is largely innocent of customer service - unless it's a politician who's traveling, in which case, the VIP is often spotted being escorted by an eager retinue of staff.
Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday described his three-year tenure at the Reserve Bank as "fantastic", adding that he "loved every minute" at the Mint Street. The much admired former International Monetary Fund chief economist is due to step down on September 4 to return to academia in the United States.
Software giant Microsoft has named former Honeywell top executive Anant Maheshwari as the President of its India operations.
A study of one million people has found that physical inactivity costs the global economy $67.5 billion a year in healthcare and productivity losses, but an hour a day of exercise could eliminate most of that.
Outgoing Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan, known for his outspoken ways, has no "immediate plans" to write a tell-all book on his experience as head of the central bank, unlike his predecessor D Subbarao whose quite revealing memoir has just come out.
The Forbes list included 40 philanthropists from 13 countries in the Asia-Pacific region.
Bollywood superstars Shahrukh Khan and Akshay Kumar are among the world's highest-paid celebrities of 2016, according to an annual list by Forbes.
The court found the Barcelona star and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi, each guilty of three counts of defrauding tax authorities of 4.1 million euros ($4.6 million).
Junior Finance Minister Jayant Sinha was shifted from North Block in a surprise development on Tuesday. 53-year-old Mr Sinha will now be minister of state (MoS) for civil aviation.