Why there is so much excitement around the rich list
Mar 10, 2011
Mukesh Ambani richest Indian in Forbes list
Nov 19, 2009
Gates tops Forbes list
Mar 10, 2006
On March 20, 2017 22:02 (IST)
Mr Gates was followed by Berkshire Hathaway chief Warren Buffett among the top 10 billionaires, a group heavily dominated by Americans, many of whom work in the technology sector.
On December 14, 2016 11:51 (IST)
To be eligible for the list, individuals had to be under the age of 40 as of December 12. These entrepreneurs also have to reside in the US and substantially have made their own fortunes in this country, Forbes said.
On November 02, 2016 23:01 (IST)
With earnings of $170 million, pop singer Taylor Swift was 2016's highest-paid woman in music, Forbes magazine said.
On September 28, 2016 21:58 (IST)
US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's estimated net worth is $3.7 billion, $800 million less than a year ago, the Forbes magazine reported on Wednesday, attributing the loss largely to New York's softening real estate market.
On September 22, 2016 13:32 (IST)
Yoga guru Ramdev's aide Balkrishna, who is co-founder of consumer good company consumer Patanjali Ayurved, has debuted on Forbes magazine's '100 Richest Indians' list.
On August 25, 2016 21:04 (IST)
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.
On August 23, 2016 22:50 (IST)
"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.
On July 29, 2016 10:08 (IST)
Jeff Bezos, the founder and chief executive of Amazon.com Inc, has become the world's third-richest person as of the market close for the first time, Forbes magazine said, passing Warren Buffett, the chairman and chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
On June 18, 2016 12:21 (IST)
Gates, the man ranked by Forbes magazine as the richest person in the world, announced plans last week to donate chickens to poor nations in an effort to fight extreme poverty.
On June 08, 2016 12:08 (IST)
"Bhattacharya is at the helm of the nations largest lender, while Kochhar leads the countrys largest private sector bank," the magazine said.
On June 07, 2016 14:43 (IST)
Williams earned $28.9 million over the past 12 months, the financial magazine reported in an article posted on its website. Russian tennis star Sharapova had held the title for the past 11 years.
On June 02, 2016 12:33 (IST)
Forbes magazine on Wednesday reduced its estimate of the net worth of Elizabeth Holmes, the founder and chief executive of health technology company Theranos Inc, to zero from $4.5 billion last year.
On November 19, 2015 10:34 (IST)
Two Indian-origin businessmen have been ranked by Forbes magazine among the richest entrepreneurs in America under the age of 40, a list that has been topped by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
On September 24, 2015 13:08 (IST)
Flipkart's co-founders Sachin and Binny Bansal have made it to the prestigious Forbes list of richest Indian billionaires for the first time, the magazine said on Wednesday.
On May 10, 2015 15:30 (IST)
HDFC is ranked 7th on the list, compiled by business magazine Forbes, where American Express is placed on the top followed by Capital One Financial, Visa, Discover Financial Services and Orix in the top-five. Mastercard is ranked sixth.
On April 22, 2015 00:32 (IST)
China accounts for a record one-fifth of all billionaires in the world, rising from 17.6 per cent in 2014, according to US business magazine Forbes's China Rich List 2015.
On August 05, 2014 00:15 (IST)
Oscar winner Sandra Bullock is Hollywood's highest paid actress with estimated earnings of $51 million (Rs 306 crore at 1 dollar = 60 rupees) over 12 months, followed by Jennifer Lawrence and Jennifer Aniston, Forbes magazine said on Monday.
On July 17, 2014 12:30 (IST)
For the second successive year, Forbes business magazine tagged European champions Real Madrid, where Cristiano Ronaldo plays, as the number one sports team with a value of $3.44 billion.