According to Forbes, Ambani, at 11th place, has already surpassed L’Oreal’s Francoise Bettencourt Meyers’ net worth which stands at $92.98 and may soon enter the coveted top 10 list.
Adani’s net worth (notional) has come down to $62.7 billion from $74.9 billion at the beginning of this week, according to Forbes Real time Billionaires index.
After learning that millions of litres of water are wasted each year in India, left unsipped in glasses in restaurants, Garvita started her youth-led organisation.
However, in the real world, it’s qualities like dedication and integrity which make champion lawyers.
Virat Kohli sole Indian in Forbes's 2018 list of highest-paid athletes; Floyd Mayweather, Lionel Messi top earners
The 29-year-old Kohli is also the lone Indian on the annual list of the world's 100 highest paid athletes, published by Forbes magazine on Wednesday.
Nirav Modi, who had featured in Forbes' 2017 rich list with a fortune of USD 1.8 billion, could not make the cut in this year's rankings.
The energy and petrochemicals magnate moved up to the 19th global rank on the list of 2,208 billionaires worldwide compiled by Forbes.
While Gates has headed the world's richest list 18 times over the last 24 years, the gap between his fortune and that of Bezos is the largest between two first-place moguls since 2001.
The selected names meet three criterias - the extent of impact of their achievements, and their ability to disrupt the status quo; scalability of their line of work and their long term potential.
Deepika, who was 10th in the 2016 list, has not been included this year despite having made her Hollywood debut with "xXx: Return of Xander Cage".
Emma Stone who won best actress for her role as a struggling performer in "La La Land," made $26 million in pre-tax earnings in the year up to June, according to the list.
Three Indian firms -- Hindustan Unilever, Asian Paints and Bharti Airtel -- are among Forbes' list of the world's 100 most innovative companies.