UK's Queen Elizabeth calls Prince Harry for crisis meeting
Sunday, January 12, 2020, 6:02 PM
Queen Elizabeth has summoned her grandson Prince Harry for a crisis meeting to discuss future arrangements for him and his wife Meghan following the couple's shock announcement that they want to step back from royal duties. Meghan, an American former TV actress, will try to join via telephone from Canada where she returned earlier in the week to rejoin the couple's baby son, Archie.
Wealth of top 100 Indians in real estate sector is up by 17%: Report
Monday, December 9, 2019, 4:54 PM
The average wealth of rich real estate developers has increased by 16% while the combined revenues of the companies in the top-100 rich list grew by 17%. According to 'GROHE Hurun India Real Estate Rich List 2019', established players are registering a strong performance in the adverse market-condition. Mumbai accounted for 6 of the top-10 and 37 of the 100 names being its residents.
Jeff Bezos would pay over $6 billion a year in taxes under Warren plan
Saturday, November 2, 2019, 7:49 AM
Elizabeth Warren's sweeping proposal to overhaul the U.S. health-care-system could cost Amazon-CEO Jeff Bezos $7-billion. Bezos, the world's richest man, is worth a staggering $111.5-billion. Under Warren's plan, that wealth would be taxed at 6%, culminating in whopping $6.7-billion tax-bill for the Amazon-executive. Warren estimates that under the current health-care-system, employers will spend nearly $9-trillion over the next decade on health-care and related expenses.