Faces can reveal if we are rich or poor: Study

Faces can reveal if we are rich or poor: Study

People can guess if an individual is rich or poor just by looking at their face, and such indicators can even influence job prospects, a study has found.

Jul 06, 2017, 13:14 PM IST
1% of world's population holds half its wealth: Report

1% of world's population holds half its wealth: Report

Some 18.5 million households around the world have at least USD 1 million worth of assets, for a total of USD 78.8 trillion -- or about the same size as global annual economic output -- Boston Consulting Group's annual report on global private wealth says.

Jun 07, 2016, 23:19 PM IST

World's top 10 countries with richest people

Here is a report by New World Wealth where 10 countries are listed by average wealth per person. Small tax havens such as Monaco and Liechtenstein top the list. 

Jun 04, 2016, 09:05 AM IST
Watch: 10 unbelievable ways to get rich!

Watch: 10 unbelievable ways to get rich!

With the changing world, making or earning money and becoming rich have become easier.

Apr 11, 2016, 18:38 PM IST

China now home to 1 million 'super rich': Report

The number of high net worth individuals (HNWIs) in China has passed the one million mark for the first time last year following a surge in the "innovative industries" sector, a study has shown.

May 27, 2015, 23:58 PM IST

Budget 2015: BJP hails budget, opposition calls it pro-rich

The NDA government Saturday hailed the Union Budget 2015-16 with Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling it "progressive and practical" while the opposition slammed it for being "pro-rich".

Mar 01, 2015, 00:51 AM IST
Justin Bieber named 'richest celeb under 30' by Forbes

Justin Bieber named 'richest celeb under 30' by Forbes

 Justin Bieber has claimed the top spot in Forbes 'highest-earning celebrities under 30' list.

Nov 25, 2014, 11:32 AM IST

Nominal tax on super rich can lift 9 cr out of poverty: Report

The study found that in India, the number of billionaires increased from two in the 1990s to 65 in 2014.

Oct 31, 2014, 16:26 PM IST

US inequality near highest levels in 100 years: Fed chief

Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen warned Friday that the gap between the rich and poor in the United States is widening and is near the highest levels seen in 100 years.

Oct 18, 2014, 01:14 AM IST

Most stereotypes about super-rich not true: Report

Moreover, most of the stereotypes associated with such ultra wealthy people are completely wrong, according to a report by Wealth-X, a global wealth intelligence and prospecting company.

Jun 11, 2014, 15:28 PM IST

Chidambaram continues 10% surcharge on super-rich

Putting an end to speculation, Finance Minister P Chidambaram Monday retained the 10 percent surcharge on those earning over Rs 1 crore annually.

Feb 17, 2014, 16:27 PM IST

World needs new awakening to tackle rich-poor divide: Khurshid

Observing that disparities between the rich and the poor are growing, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid today pitched for a new global awakening and a means to meet the needs of the poorest "effectively and adequately".

Feb 06, 2014, 21:38 PM IST

Janet Jackson engaged to Qatari boyfriend Wissam Al Mana?

Singer Janet Jackson is reportedly engaged to her billionaire boyfriend Wissam Al Mana.

Dec 27, 2012, 12:12 PM IST

Rich really poor in generosity, empathy and altruism

People of a lower class show more empathy, more prosocial behaviour and compassion to others than those who are richer.

Aug 12, 2011, 12:16 PM IST

‘Philanthropist’ Dolly Parton believes in ‘giving regardless of being rich or poor’

Philanthropy is in Dolly Parton’s blood, who believes that being generous has nothing to do with being rich.

Jun 14, 2011, 17:24 PM IST

RSS Chief concerned with widening gulf between rich and poor

Observing that the gulf between the rich and poor people has widened since economic liberalisation, the RSS supremo Mohan Bhagwat advocated economic reforms to usher in socio-economic equity and eradication of poverty.

May 25, 2011, 22:31 PM IST

I’m only interested in really really rich guys: Courtney Love

Rocker Courtney Love has admitted that she’s only interested in rich guys.

May 25, 2011, 17:15 PM IST

Selective abortion of girls on rise among rich

Between 42 lakh and 1.21 crore
female foetuses were selectively aborted in the country in the
last three decades and wealthy and educated families are
increasingly going for abortion of the second girl child.

May 24, 2011, 18:53 PM IST

Selective abortion of girls on rise among rich, educated:Study

More and more Indian families, particularly those which are more wealthy and educated, are going for selective abortion of the second girl child if their first-born too was a girl, claims a new study.

May 24, 2011, 16:11 PM IST

Rich, young women prone to melanoma

Melanoma appears higher in girls and young women living in higher socioeconomic neighborhoods.

Mar 22, 2011, 18:21 PM IST