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Mukesh Ambani is a big winner among the half who gained despite the pandemic. By the end of the study period, 313 men died of cardiovascular diseases and 322 participants died from cancer or other causes, researchers report in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. I am a humble devotee of Lord Venkatesh. Akilan uses only one name. Related by origin of wealth: software services, New U.S. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ", First published on December 28, 2004 / 7:17 AM. releases Thanksgiving message from Alex Trebek. A model prepared by CDC scientists estimates that the total Covid-19 case count at the end of September was around 53 million, compared to the officially reported 7.1 million. © 2004 CBS Interactive Inc. All Rights Reserved. Sridhar Vembu is the founder and CEO of privately held Zoho, a maker of cloud-based business software. "For children, the next few days will be the most critical. Property tycoon Kushal Pal Singh, 89, passed the baton in June to son Rajiv at developer DLF, India’s most valuable listed property firm. All Rights Reserved. Venkatesh, who uses only one name, found his 11-year-old son Suman as his body was lowered on to a gurney. Then he was underwater and I never saw him again," said a sobbing Rosita, 30. Vembu runs the in-house Zoho University, which provides training to students who have completed 12th grade and have certain math and tech skills. Then the 15 feet-to-20 feet tidal waves hit the tropical island of 19 million people. I along with my family of sons and grand son visit this divine temple since the last 25 years. "The power of this earthquake, and its huge geographical reach, are just staggering," said UNICEF Executive Director Carol Bellamy. 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Climate Portfolio Must Emphasize Innovation And Grid Development, IEA Chief Says, Holiday Gift Guide 2020: The Best Vegan Suitcases. About half of the nearly 400 people who perished in Cuddalore in India's Tamil Nadu state were children, leaving the town stunned. Sridhar Vembu is the founder and CEO of privately held Zoho, a maker of cloud-based business software. Zoho has 50 million users world wide and Zoho One is its flagship product with over 45 apps. Most of the children, ages 5-12, were buried as they were found — in their Sunday clothes — without the luxury of a shroud. "There will be a time for crying, but that will come later. Venkatesh, who uses only one name, found his 11-year-old son Suman as his body was lowered on to a gurney. Copyright © 2020 CBS Interactive Inc. All rights reserved. This is the reason why we have so many child victims," said Rienzie Perera, a police spokesman who said reports from affected police stations indicated children made up about half the victims in Sri Lanka. Within moments, an identification tag was tied to the boy's hand and his body taken inside. I've lost everything.". All Rights Reserved. Sanjeev Bikhchandani, cofounder of internet company Info Edge (India), debuts on the list with a $2.1 billion fortune thanks to a nearly 70% stock surge over the past year. Many of them work alongside poverty-stricken parents in the fishing or related industries in coastal areas, so they were in harm's way when the tidal waves came. "My life is over," he said emotionlessly. In Sri Lanka, which suffered the biggest loss of life in the tsunami, crowds had come to the beaches to watch the sea after word spread that it was producing larger-than-normal waves. wailed Venkatesh, hugging the limp shrouded bundle. The scenes of unimagined grief and mourning were repeated across Asia. CDC warns U.S. COVID-19 death toll could hit 321,000 by mid-December, Economists fear "double dip" recession is coming, U.S. border agents apprehend 1,000 migrant children in 5 days, Thousands in SoCal without power on Thanksgiving, Scottish deerhound wins Best in Show at National Dog Show, Expert sees "nothing sinister" amid questions over vaccine's data, "Jeopardy!" we are a regular darshanarthy and feel peace and love and compassion in every visit. The waves brought in fish. Once again, he played a match-winning knock for his school Mallya Aditi International School in an under-12 match. On the day disaster struck, Malaysian Rosita Wan recalled watching in horror as her 5-year-old son was gulped by the sea while he swam near the shore at Penang. In country after country, children have emerged as the biggest victims of Sunday's quake-born tidal waves — thousands and thousands drowned, battered and washed away by huge walls of water that have wiped away huge number from an entire generation of Asians. Any traveler can enjoy these vegan suitcases that represent the best in innovative design and cruelty-free materials. Hundreds of thousands of children who managed to survive in the affected coastal communities now "may be in serious jeopardy," she added. The wealth of M. G. George Muthoot, chairman of gold-backed lending firm Muthoot Finance, rose by $1.75 billion thanks to a stock price rise of more than 60% since the last list. Now the priority is to shelter those who survived," said fisherman Akilan, 28, who lost two nephews when waves struck their house. Children make up at least half of the population in Asia. There, he found his wife and daughter minutes before Suman's body was brought in. When his wife called from Cuddalore to tell him their boy was missing, Venkatesh flew home immediately and went straight to the morgue. © 2020 Forbes Media LLC. They then stepped aside for others to bury their children, denied any chance for a service or private mourning. Thousands of children joined their elders to see the spectacle. Get the latest breaking news delivered straight to your inbox. The Associated Press contributed to this report. Vembu has a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Princeton and started his career at Qualcomm in 1994. U.S. troops in Syria mark Thanksgiving with kebabs and soccer, Soccer legend Diego Maradona has died at 60, Over 2,400 workers at world's top glove maker get COVID, Meghan Markle opens up about "unbearable grief" after miscarriage.