A majority -31- of the newly-elected 48 Lok Sabha members from Maharashtra have a criminal background and are also multi-millionaires with assets ranging from a minimum of Rs.99 lakh to Rs.66 crore.
Nearly a third of the candidates contesting the Lok Sabha elections from the northeast are multi-millionaires.
UK visas may be auctioned off to overseas millionaires or "sold" in exchange for donations to hospitals and universities under new government proposals, a media report said on Thursday.
The US is the most popular destination for Chinese emigrants, with rich Chinese praising it.
The Chinese multimillionaires, whose personal assets exceeded CNY 100 million, have died of unnatural causes.
Over three-fourths of the winners in the just concluded Rajya Sabha polls are millionaires, while more than one-fourth have criminal cases pending against them, an election watchdog said on Saturday.
Three of the world`s six nations, with the highest number of millionaires, were in the Gulf region, a new report has revealed.
As Britain`s new Conservative-Lib
Dem coalition government prepares to wield the axe on public
spending, a report today said four-fifth members of the
cabinet are millionaires.
The personal wealth of the rich in China has continued to expand despite the global economic downturn, and a new study says their number could cross 450,000 by the year-end.
The 2008 global recession caused the first worldwide contraction in assets under management in nearly a decade, according to a study that found wealth dropped 11.7 percent to USD 92.4 trillion.
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