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Nykaa founder Falguni Nayar becomes India’s newest self-made female billionaire
Business

Nykaa founder Falguni Nayar becomes India’s newest self-made female billionaire

Even after selling 4.8 million shares via the IPO, Nayar, along with her husband and twin children, continues to own more than half of the company, valuing her stake at $7 billion.

Mukesh Ambani regains 'richest person in Asia' tag; topples Jack Ma after $5.7 bn Facebook-Jio deal
Business

Mukesh Ambani regains 'richest person in Asia' tag; topples Jack Ma after $5.7 bn Facebook-Jio deal

Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director, Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) has regained the 'richest person in Asia' tag after Facebook's $5.7 billion (Rs 43,574 crore) investment in Jio Platforms on 22 April.

Bernard Arnault replaces Bill Gates as world's second-richest person with $39 billion gains in a year; Jeff Bezos retains top slot
World

Bernard Arnault replaces Bill Gates as world's second-richest person with $39 billion gains in a year; Jeff Bezos retains top slot

Bernard Arnault added $39 billion to his fortune in 2019, which pushed his net worth to $107.6 billion, as he led Gates by more than $200 million.

Black Friday sales push Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ net worth to more than $100-billion
News & Analysis

Black Friday sales push Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ net worth to more than $100-billion

This is not the first time that Amazon CEO and Founder has become the richest person as he temporarily overtook Bill Gates as the richest man back in July.

Sun Pharma's Dilip Shanghvi slips ahead of Mukesh Ambani to become India's richest man
Business

Sun Pharma's Dilip Shanghvi slips ahead of Mukesh Ambani to become India's richest man

Shares of Shanghvi's companies Sun Pharmaceuticals and Sun Pharma Advanced Research, rose a whopping 6 percent and 4 percent on Wednesday