Culture&Arts

Wow! Jaya Bachchan Is Now India's Richest Member of Parliament

Wow! Jaya Bachchan Is Now India's Richest Member of Parliament

With a declared asset list of Rs 100 crores and counting, Samajwadi party leader and legendary actress Jaya Bachchan is now the richest Member of Parliament in India today.

The Samajwadi Party has once again nominated Bachchan overlooking Rajya Sabha MP Naresh Agrawal, who immediately quit the party and joined rival BJP. Jaya filed her nomination as an SP candidate for the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls and hence, as a part of the procedure, she declared all the assets owned by her and Amitabh.

They owned gold and jewelery worth over Rs 62 crore. According to her affidavit, Jaya and Amitabh Bachchan have immovable assets worth more than Rs 460 crore, which is over twice of the Rs 152 crore they owned in 2012.

However, in 2012, Jaya had announced her assets worth 493 crores.

Prime Minister Trudeau to visit Hamilton steel mill
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be visiting Hamilton on Tuesday in a show of support for the steel and aluminum industries. Trudeau said his government is working hard to ensure that the exemptions stay in place and took issue with the U.S.

Renowned actress Jaya Bachchan is the Samajwadi Party (SP) MP from Uttar Pradesh.

Earlier standing at INR 4,930 million, her declared assets have increased since 2014. While, Big B also has 12 vehicles worth over Rs 13 crore, which includes Rolls-Royce, three Mercedes, a Porsche and a Range Rover. Besides these luxury cars, they also own a Tata Nano and a tractor.

The couple not only owns properties in various parts of India but also a 3175 sq m residential property in Brignogan Plage in France.

Poll panel officials say that with assets adding up to nearly Rs 1,000 crore, Jaya Bachchan could well be walking into the Rajya Sabha as the richest lawmaker at present. The actor possesses a pen worth INR900,000. Amitabh and Jaya own watches worth Rs 3.4 crore and Rs 51 lakh respectively.


  • Digging Up the Facts on Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI)

    After $0.19 actual EPS reported by Laredo Petroleum, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 26.32% EPS growth. The lowest target is $14.0 while the high is $18.0. $12.42's average target is 42.27% above currents $8.73 stock price.
    To edge closer to Hero, Honda launches 160cc X-Blade motorcycle

    To edge closer to Hero, Honda launches 160cc X-Blade motorcycle

    The X-Blade is powered by a 162.71-cc engine, which has been specifically created to deliver good low and mid-range performance. The bike gets an all-digital instrument cluster which shows service due indicator, digital clock and a gear position indicator.
    Coastal storm brushes area with a little snow overnight into Tuesday

    Coastal storm brushes area with a little snow overnight into Tuesday

    Wednesday night will be clear with a low of 41 and a south southwest wind of 8 to 10 miles per hour . Tuesday night: Mostly clear with a low around 36. \ Wednesday Rain and snow showers likely.
  • Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Sells Half A Million Units

    Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Sells Half A Million Units

    One of the biggest releases in the PC gaming scene right now is independent developer Fatshark's blood-fueled adventure Warhammer: Vermintide 2 .
    (Updated) Nepal Presidential Election: Bidya Devi Bhandari wins second term in office

    (Updated) Nepal Presidential Election: Bidya Devi Bhandari wins second term in office

    She defeated Kumari Laxmi Rai of the Nepali Congress , the main opposition party, by securing a majority of more than two-thirds. With 148 lawmakers in the Federal Parliament and 243 in Provincial Assemblies, the CPN-UML commands a total vote of 23,356.
    LLC Has $23.06 Million Holdings in Exxon Mobil Co. (NYSE:XOM)

    LLC Has $23.06 Million Holdings in Exxon Mobil Co. (NYSE:XOM)

    Credit Suisse Group set a $80.00 price target on shares of Exxon Mobil and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a report on Friday. The Aspen Investment Management Inc holds 33,221 shares with $2.72 million value, down from 105,386 last quarter. (NYSE:V).
  • Israeli PM urges coalition partners not to leave government

    Israeli PM urges coalition partners not to leave government

    The exemption passed the Knesset in 2015 but was shot down by the Supreme Court in 2017, which ruled that it was discriminatory. Ultra-Orthodox political parties have said they would not support a budget for 2019 unless the bill is approved.
    Winter weather advisory for region: Snow expected Tuesday

    Winter weather advisory for region: Snow expected Tuesday

    Snow could be heavy at times and winds could gust up to 35 miles per hour, which could reduce visibility and make driving hard . Roads will likely be the most slipper Tuesday night into the start of Wednesday and again late Wednesday into Wednesday night.
    Numsa wins 11th-hour bid to stop Eskom's IPP deal

    Numsa wins 11th-hour bid to stop Eskom's IPP deal

    A total of 27 Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Projects (REIPPP) contracts had been lined up for signatures. The matter was argued in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria at 23:00 on Monday.
  • Heather Locklear Charged With Misdemeanor Battery Against First Responders

    Heather Locklear Charged With Misdemeanor Battery Against First Responders

    According to reports, Locklear has been slapped with FOUR counts of misdemeanor battery against an officer or emergency personnel. This isn't Heather's first run in with the law, as she was arrested in 2008 on suspicion of driving under the influence.
    Mourinho accused of taking 'blood money' for working for Russian channel

    Mourinho accused of taking 'blood money' for working for Russian channel

    In a statement published on Monday, the ministry was quick to condemn the reports, claiming they were for the objective of ramping up "anti-Russian hysteria".

    Analysts Ratings on: Nutanix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTNX)

    Nutanix Inc (NASDAQ:NTNX)'s price sits 37.4% above from its SMA 50 of $35.699 and 80.27% far from the SMA 200 which is at $30.687. As per Tuesday, October 25, the company rating was initiated by Goldman Sachs. (NASDAQ:NTNX) rating on Friday, March 2.