Bill Gates, the richest; Zuckerberg enters top 20


New York: Bill Gates has been declared the richest man in the world for the 16th time by Forbes magazine’s annual ranking of global billionaires.The Microsoft founder once again beat Mexican businessman Carlos Slim to the top spot.Gates’ net worth rose by just over $3 billion in the year to 13 February, to $79 billion.Among Indians, Mukesh Ambani has retained his position as the richest Indian for the eighth year in a row with a net worth of USD 21 billion. The co-founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg noteably entered into the top 20 list in the Forbes Magazine.