TIME MAGAZINE

  • Malala Yousafzai among Time's most influential teens of 2014 1 week ago

    New York: Nobel Peace prize winner Malala Yousafzai, Obama's daughters and Joshua Wong, the face of the Hong Kong protests against China have been named by Time magazine among its list of the 25 most influential teenagers of 2014. "Teens today might have a mixed reputation, but there's no denying...
  • Malala Yousafzai, Malia Obama and Joshua Wong among the 25 most influential teenagers of 2014 according to Time Magazine October 14, 2014

    Time Magazine's list of the 25 most influential teens of 2014 is out. The influence of teenagers on the world is growing rapidly. From winning the Nobel Prize to emerging as a renowned chef in the culinary industry, the world's most famous teens have made it to this list. After...
  • Meet Jeff Bezos, the man behind Amazon.com October 1, 2014

    Started in 1994, Amazon.com started as an online bookseller and went operational in 1995. Jeff Bezos, the founder to the online webstore, was named 'Person of the year' by Times magazine. ...
  • Young Indian architect named 'leader of tomorrow' by Time magazine September 20, 2014

    New York: A 28yearold Indian architect has been named "young leader of tomorrow" by Time magazine for his pioneering work in designing affordable floodproof houses for slum dwellers. Alok Shetty is among "leaders of tomorrow" who are "working hard to change their worlds on Saturday," Time said as it named six...
  • India leads the way in combating climate change: Time June 18, 2014

    Washington: India is leading the way in efforts to combat the challenges of global warming while sceptical Americans still question climate change, according to a new global survey by Time magazine. Of the six countries polled, Indians were the likeliest to express deep concerns about energy and consumption and were...
  • e Lounge: SRK, most 'obsessedover' in Time magazine list May 29, 2014

    Bollywood heartthrob Shah Rukh Khan and Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar are among the 100 most "obsessedover people" on the web, according to a list compiled by Time magazine. Last week, Shah Rukh Khan was the second richest celebrity in a list of the top ten wealthiest Hollywood and Bollywood...
  • Sachin Tendulkar and Shah Rukh Khan among the 100 most 'obsessedover people' on the internet: Time magazine May 28, 2014

    New York: Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and Bollywood heartthrob Shah Rukh Khan are among the 100 most "obsessedover people" on the web, according to a list compiled by Time magazine. The list is topped by former US President George Bush who has a score of 65.6 points. His successor President...
  • Museum of Toilets in Delhi ranked 3rd weirdest museum by Time May 21, 2014

    Washington: India's Sulabh International Museum of Toilets is third on the list of the world's ten weirdest museums compiled by the Time magazine. The Delhibased museum, which traces the history of the lavatories of the past 4,500 years, figures in the list released by the publication on the occasion of the...
  • Arvind Kejriwal pips Narendra Modi in Time magazine's poll April 23, 2014

    New York: Aam Aadmi Party founder Arvind Kejriwal is leading the Time magazine's readers poll of 100 Most Influential People in the world with the highest percentage of 'yes' votes, pipping BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and American singer Katy Perry. With some three weeks left in India's marathon election,...
  • Tolerant of homosexuals, openly mingles, was a bouncer, owned a Harley, clicks selfies: Why Francis is the coolest Pope ever March 14, 2014

    From his simple sound bites to his breaking of Vatican rules, Pope Francis has made being Catholic cool in his first year. He might not like his superstar status, but he certainly knows how to work a crowd and he has endeared himself to the public for looking out for...
  • SuperPope graffiti of Francis sprouts up in Vatican January 29, 2014

    It wasn't enough that Pope Francis was named Time magazine's "Person of the Year" or that he fronted this week's Rolling Stone magazine. Now there's SuperPope graffiti sprouting up around the Vatican. The white caped crusader appeared on Tuesday on a wall just off Borgo Pio, a tiny cobblestoned street near...
  • Honour to Pope Francis a good sign , says Vatican December 13, 2013

    The Time magazine has named Pope Francis as its Person of the Year. What makes this Pope so important is the speed with which he has captured the imaginations of millions who had given up on hoping for the church at all, the magazine said. ...
  • Pope Francis named Time's Person of the Year December 12, 2013

    Time magazine named Pope Francis its Person of the Year on Wednesday, crediting him with shifting the message of the Catholic Church while capturing the imagination of millions of people who had become disillusioned with the Vatican. This is the third time the magazine has chosen a pope as its Person...
  • Pope Francis, the selfieclicking people's Pope is the Time Person of the Year December 11, 2013

    The Time magazine has named Pope Francis as its Person of the Year. What makes this Pope so important is the speed with which he has captured the imaginations of millions who had given up on hoping for the church at all, the magazine said on Wednesday. "And behind his selfeffacing...
  • 'India's Rape Epidemic' among Time's top ten world stories of 2013 December 5, 2013

    Time magazine has listed "India's Rape Epidemic", about the nationwide uproar over a number of rape incidents, especially following a shocking gang rape in Delhi, as the ninth top world news story of 2013. Mass protests at the time over the shocking gang rape of a woman in a bus in...
  • Jhumpa Lahiri's 'The Lowland' listed fourth in Time magazine December 5, 2013

    Pulitzer Prize winning IndianAmerican author Jhumpa Lahiri's new novel, "The Lowland", set in Kolkata of the 1960s, has been listed fourth in Time magazine's top ten books of fiction in 2013. Describing it as "a lifespanning novel about two brothers from Calcutta," Time said: "Lahiri's graceful, measured prose ticks off the...
  • International Business Times buys Newsweek from Daily Beast August 5, 2013

    New York: Newsweek is being sold for the second time in just a few years. The owner of the International Business Times said it's buying what is now an onlineonly brand for an undisclosed sum from IAC/InterActiveCorp. The publication, which once had a fierce rivalry with Time magazine, ran its...
  • Haunting photo of Bangladesh couple in final embrace after building collapse goes viral May 9, 2013

    New Delhi: A haunting photo clicked by Bangladeshi photographer Taslima Akhter for Time magazine's LightBox section has gone viral. The photo shows an unidentified couple in a final embrace with half of their bodies buried in rubble and a trickle of blood running down one eye of the man like...
  • Malala Yousufzai among Time magazine's 100 Most Influential April 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Pakistani activist Malala Yousufzai has made it to the cover of 'Time' magazine. The 15yearold has made it to the list of 100 Most Influential People list this year. She is among the seven people chosen to be on separate Time covers one of whom is actor...
  • Aamir Khan, P Chidambaram among Time mag's Most Influential 100 April 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Aamir Khan and Finance Minister P. Chidambaram feature on 'Time' magazine's 100 Most Influential People list this year. The actor who won critical acclaim for his TV show 'Satyamev Jayate' last year, has been termed as a pioneer in the list. The other Indian who features under the...
  • Indian journalist Bobby Ghosh named Time International editor March 16, 2013

    Washington: Eminent Indian journalist Bobby Ghosh has been named the new editor of Time International. Ghosh was appointed on Saturday as the first non-American world editor in Time's history. "It gives me great pleasure to announce that Bobby Ghosh is our new international editor. Bobby, quite simply, is a...
  • Time Warner to spin off its magazine unit March 7, 2013

    Manhattan: Time Warner Inc will soon be without the magazine unit that provided the foundation for the company and the first part of its name. Time Inc, the division that publishes titles like Time, Fortune and People, will be spun off into a separate company, Time Warner said late Wednesday,...
  • Time stands frozen in front of Tendulkar: Time magazine December 23, 2012

    Mumbai: Leading news magazine Time eulogised Sachin Tendulkar as one in front of whom time appeared to have stood frozen. The champion batsman announced his retirement from Oneday international (ODI) cricket on Sunday. In its tribute to the Indian batting great, the news magazine said: "It seems while Time was having...
  • Obama named Time magazine's Person of the Year December 19, 2012

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has been named Time's Person of the Year for 2012, citing his historic reelection in November as symbolic of the nation's changing demographics amid the backdrop of high unemployment and other challenges. Time editor Rick Stengel announced the choice on NBC's "Today" program on Wednesday....
  • India's corruption woes among top stories of 2012 December 4, 2012

    New York: India's corruption woes, the Wisconsin gurudwara shooting and cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar's 100 centuries are among the top stories of 2012, according to a list compiled by Time magazine which chronicles the "highs and lows, the good and the bad" of the past year. As the year draws to...
  • US paper calls Manmohan Singh a 'tragic figure' September 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Almost a month after the 'Time' magazine dubbed the Prime Minister as an "underachiever", an article in 'The Washington Post' tagged Manmohan Singh as a "tragic figure'. "India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh helped set his country on the path to modernity, prosperity and power, but critics say the...
  • Aamir's Time cover: Why Satyamev Jayate mattered August 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan has become the third Indian actor to be featured on the cover of the Time magazine, for shining light on inequities like the rampant abortion of female foetuses, caste discrimination and the slaying of brides in dowry disputes through his television show Satyamev Jayate. He...
  • Parveen Babi's iconic Time magazine cover August 31, 2012

    New Delhi: One of Hindi cinema's ultimate sex symbols, Parveen Babi, was the first Indian movie star to be featured on the cover of the Time magazine in 1976. Two others after her, Aishwarya Rai in 2003 and Aamir Khan in 2012 have been featured on the cover.In the 70s,...
  • Aamir Khan makes the cover of Time magazine August 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan has become the third Indian actor to be featured on the cover of the Time magazine, for taking up social issues on his television show 'Satyamev Jayate'. He is featured on the cover of Time with the caption 'Khan's Quest'. The blurb says, "He's breaking...
  • Fareed Zakaria resigns from Yale governing board August 21, 2012

    Washington: After a long association with the Yale University, noted Indian American writer and journalist Fareed Zakaria has resigned from its governing body to focus on journalistic career. Zakaria, who received his bachelor's degree from the university, was associated with the Yale Corporation for past six years. The decision of Zakaria to...