Narendra Modi among world's most powerful

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday made his debut among the world's most powerful people, ranked 15th on the Forbes list topped by Russian President Vladimir Putin who pipped his US counterpart Barack Obama for a second year in a row.

PM Modi on Forbes power list, Sonia Gandhi out; Russia's Putin on top
PM Modi on Forbes power list, Sonia Gandhi out; Russia's Putin on top

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday made his debut among the world's most powerful people, ranked 15th on the Forbes list topped by Russian President Vladimir Putin who pipped his US counterpart Barack Obama for a second year in a row.

MS Dhoni sole Indian on Forbes' most valuable athlete brand list
MS Dhoni sole Indian on Forbes' most valuable athlete brand list

 India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the sole Indian sportsman to figure on Forbes' list of the world's most valuable athlete brands, a list that has been topped by American basketball player LeBron James and includes golfer Tiger Woods and tennis stars Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

Dr Dre is hip-hop's highest earner
Dr Dre is hip-hop's highest earner

 

Los Angeles: Producer-rapper Dr Dre has been crowned the Hip Hop Cash King of 2014.

Gisele Bundchen is world`s highest-paid model

Gisele Bundchen has been named the highest-paid model in the world.

MS Dhoni tops Forbes highest earning cricketers list

Mahendra Singh Dhoni topped the list of the world`s highest earning cricketers compiled by Forbes magazine, followed by Sachin Tendulkar, as six Indians made it to the list`s top-10.

Manchester United named as world`s richest club

Manchester United have retained their status as the world`s richest club, with their value having soared by an estimated 20 per cent according to business publication Forbes. United are now reportedly worth $2.24 billion (€1.7bn) after posting record figures following their run to last season`s Champions League Final.

Tyler Perry tops 2011 Forbes list of highest paid men in showbiz

Multi-talented Tyler Perry has grabbed the top spot on Forbes Magazine’s 2011 list of the highest paid men in the entertainment industry.

`Hu Jintao pips Obama to become most powerful person`

Chinese President Hu Jintao has been named the most powerful person in the world by Forbes.

India ranks 77 in best countries for business

Despite the second highest growth in the world among major economies in 2009, India ranks 77 in Forbes Best Countries for Business list.

Apple, the world`s most valuable brand in Forbes list

Apple Computers has emerged as the world`s most valuable brand in the 50 Top valuable brand list of the Forbes magazine.

Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur finds place in Forbes list

Oberoi Hotels & Resorts has said its Udaipur property has been named amongst the world`s most exclusive hotels by the Forbes magazines` online edition.

ICICI Bank, HUL among world`s best companies for leaders

Indian private sector lender ICICI
Bank and global consumer goods giant Unilever`s India-based
subsidiary have been named in a list of world`s 10 best
companies for leaders.

The most powerful people of the world

Following is the list of world`s most powerful people announced by Forbe`s magazine.

Powerful woman ranking good, reminds of duties: Kochhar

With great power comes great
responsibility was the succinct reaction of ICICI CEO and
Managing Director Chanda Kochhar on Forbes ranking her among
the world`s 100 most powerful women.