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How Forbes Ranks Vice President Of The US Kamala Harris?

Forbes list of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women includes women from 30 countries. It has 10 heads of states, 38 heads of businesses and 5 entertainers. These women of substance belong to different countries and pursue different professions but there is one thing is common in them that is they raised platforms for addressing the unique challenges posed by 2020.

It is an exhaustive list of 100 powerful women of the world where the US Vice President stands at 3rd rank. Here we’re introducing top 10 powerful women from the list of 100. These women have contributed to the growth of their countries in a unique way.

1 Angela Merkel, Germany (Chancellor Germany)

In 2005, Markel became the first female Chancellor of Germany and presently serving her fourth term in the office. Also, she’s recognized as a de facto leader of Europe for making Germany the largest economy of the region after a financial crisis.

2 Christine Lagarde, France (President, European Central Bank)

Lagarde became the first woman president of the European Central Bank on 1 November 2019. She’s been tasked to prevent the pandemic from further hitting the … Read the rest

Significance Of 8 Day Celebration In Valentine Week

February is the love month because there are eight days for love and these days make Valentine week. The celebrations start on 7th with Rose Day and keep going until the Valentine’s Day that falls on 14th February. Every day of this love week is special for lovebirds.

Valentine’s Day is celebrated with much zeal and enthusiasm across the globe but few people know about the eight-day celebration starting with Rose Day and concluding with expressing your love on Valentine’s Day.

February 7 – Rose Day

It is the start of the Valentine Week and on this day, lovers exchange beautiful roses of various to express their love.

February 8 – Propose Day

Most romantic day of the Valentine Week, Propose Day is the right time to express your feelings before your love. It is time to confess that you are in love.

February 9 – Chocolate Day

Since you’ve expressed your love, it is time to offer sweets to your lover and what could be a better option than a chocolate to bring a sweet smile on the face … Read the rest

Forbes Lists America’s Women Of Substance

This year, Forbes has raised its list of richest self-made women entrepreneurs, executives and entertainers in the US from 80 to 100. These are women of substance that have delivered results wherever they worked.

Rihanna ($600 Million), Cosmetics & Music

In 2019, her cosmetics company Fenty Beauty raised over $600 million in profit. The same year, her Savage x Fenty lingerie line raised over $50 million from investors. Also, her Clara Lionel Foundation raised $22.5 million for pandemic relief fund.

Whitney Wolfe Herd ($575 Million), Dating App

In November 2019, she became CEO of online dating group Bumble that reportedly plans to go public in 2021. The Bumble deal came her way when Blackstone bought the group in a $3 billion deal from its Russian owner, Andrey Andreev.

Donna Carpenter ($350 Million), Snowboards

She builds snowboarding gear and apparel with a brand name of Burton that was credited with making a hobby into a mainstream sport by launching a modern snowboard. She was CEO of the company until February last year when she was made chair of the board.

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Amitabh Bachchan Ranks 4 On Forbes’ 100 Digital Stars List

Forbes has just released its much-awaited list of 100 Digital Stars highlighting actors, actresses, singers, bands, and TV stars and hosts from Asia-Pacific region. These stars have amazed the digital world by their social media presence and also worked for the betterment of the society at large.

Here’re the top 10 celebrities from the list

Blackpink, Band, South Korea

The band topped the Billboard Artist 100 chart in October but its members are much ahead in ranking. Lisa (23), Jennie (24), Rose (23) and Jisoo (25) are the most followed Instagram celebrities in Korea.

Jackson Yee (20), Actor and Singer, China

A member of the band TFBoys, Yee won the Best New Performer award at the 39th annual Hong Kong Film Awards event for his debut movie Better Days (2019). Also, he commands over 86 million following on Weibo.

Davika Hoorne, Actress, Thailand

Also known as Mai Davika, she was selected for the Best Actress nomination at Thailand’s Nataraja Awards for her role in the TV series My Ambulance. Also, with 12 million followers, Davika is second most popular Instagram … Read the rest

See Who Kong Is Saving From Godzilla?

Trailer of the epic Godzilla vs Kong has raised hopes of quick release of the movie that has been delayed multiple times due to lockdown. Original scheduled to be released in March 2020, the movie could go to a theatrical release anytime.

About the trailer

Godzilla is back and can only be stopped by a mighty power like Kong and when the two titans clash, there will be destruction everywhere. This 2-minute trailer tells many things about the movie but remains silent over the appearance of Godzilla that appears from the sea.

The movie has a human angle. Here the Kong is seen to be obsessed with a chile that the mighty Kong wants to save at every cost. And he even doesn’t fear to fight with Godzilla for the child’s safety. Here Godzilla is presented as a bad guy determined to destroy the planet. But Kong is there to stop the giant lizard.

Kong looks different from his earlier avatars. His posture is calm and he looks like investigating his surroundings when he notices presence of a child and gets obsessed with the child. … Read the rest

War Drama 1962: The War In The Hills Will Start On 26 February

1962: The War In The Hills, a web-series based on the 1962 Indo-China war on February 26. Disney+ Hotstar made this announcement on the 72nd Republic Day of the country. The series stars Abhay Deol as lead role. The actor also released the teaser of the series on the Republic Day.

Trailer release

Abhay Deol seemed quite excited while releasing the trailer. He said that there could be no better occasion than the Republic Day to salute the jawans that protect the country round the clock. Deol said in a statement that as an actor, he was happy to release the first look of the war series on the Republic Day.

Based on true events

Inspired by true events, 1962: The War In The Hills is the untold story of bravery and valour of Indian army. Abhay Deol is essaying the role of an army major in the series. The 44-year-old actor will be seen leading a battalion in the war drama. He said that the untold story was relevant to country.

Directed by Mahesh Manjrekar, the war drama presents a unique-view of the 1962 … Read the rest