TIME 100 LIST 

MEET THE INDIANS WHO MADE IT TO THE TIME’S 100 MOST INFLUENTIAL LIST 

Published By MintGenie Team | 18 Apr, 2024
Time magazine's list of the 100 most influential people of 2024 features several Indians and people of Indian origin. 
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A look at the Indians included in TIME's '100 most influential people of 2024' list
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Alia Bhatt

Time magazine's notable description of her as a "formidable talent" highlights her success in India's Hindi film industry, where she is among the highest-paid actresses and a brand ambassador for Gucci. 
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Dev Patel

Known for his breakout role in "Slumdog Millionaire," Patel, of Indian descent, has continued to make waves in the film industry, recently venturing into directing with "Monkey Man."
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Sakshi Malik

India's pioneering female wrestler, Malik, made headlines for her courageous stand against sexual harassment in sports, becoming a symbol of empowerment for women athletes nationwide.
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Satya Nadella

CEO of Microsoft, Nadella's inclusion on Time's list for the third time underscores his leadership in AI development through Microsoft's investments in OpenAI and partnership with Mistral AI. 
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Ajay Banga

Rising from Pune to become president of the World Bank, Banga is praised by US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen for his transformative leadership. 
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Jigar Shah

Leading the US Department of Energy's Loan Programs Office, Shah is hailed by Richard Branson for managing one of the world's largest economic-development programs.
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Asma Khan

Restaurateur and author, Khan's London restaurant, Darjeeling Express, is lauded for its all-female kitchen and unique flavors. Born in India, her culinary prowess earns praise from Padma Lakshmi.
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Priyamvada Natarajan

Natarajan, a Yale University professor, specializes in astronomy and physics research, earns a spot on Time's list of the 100 most influential people globally.
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