Sun Microsystems founder Vinod Khosla locked in $30 million real estate battle

Sun Microsystems founder Vinod Khosla locked in $30 million real estate battle

Vinod Khosla, founder of Sun Microsystems, had bought a prime 53-acre parcel of Martins Beach, a haven for the beachgoing public, for USD 37.5 million eight years ago.

Five Indian-Americans in Forbes list of US' richest

Forbes said 2014 was another record year for American wealth, when the aggregate net worth of the richest 400 Americans was USD 2.29 trillion.

Indian-American billionaire loses battle to keep beach private

Vinod Khosla, Indian-American co-founder of Sun Microsystems, has lost a court battle against a coastal protection group to keep the public out from a popular beach in northern California with the victorious attorney saying that "great wealth cannot be used to circumvent and ignore the law".

Silicon Valley can be created anywhere: Vinod Khosla

Silicon Valley: Observing that Silicon Valley is not so much a place as a state of mind, Indian- American billionaire venture capitalist Vinod Khosla believes it can be created anywhere by out of the box thinking.

'60 Minutes' cleantech segment full of errors: Investor Khosla

The letter, which was posted on the website of Khosla`s Menlo Park, California firm, Khosla Ventures, went on to list what he called "numerous" reporting errors in "60 Minutes."

Three Indian-Americans among America's 400 richest

Three Indian-Americans figure among America's 400 richest people with Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates retaining the top spot on the Forbes list for the twentieth straight year, at USD 72 billion.

Barack Obama joins Vinod Khosla for “intimate" dinner

Tickets to the event came at a whopping cost of USD 32,400.

Tony Blair joins Indian-born billionaire`s US firm

Former British PM has landed a job as adviser to Vinod Khosla`s US-based venture capital firm.

Indian American tops Forbes 10 greenest billionaires

Indian American Silicon Valley billionaire Vinod Khosla tops the list of 10 greenest billionaires chosen by Forbes "who are most active in green, sustainable causes and who are working to have the greatest impact."

Indian named UN`s `Champion of Earth`

An Indian green energy
entrepreneur is among the six `Champions of Earth` announced
by the UN.