Robert Vadra is an India Businessman who has a jewellery and handicraft exports business who is married to Priyanka Gandhi.
Robert Vadra is an India Businessman who has a jewellery and handicraft exports business.
He was born on 18 April 1969 to Rajendra Vadra and Maureen. His father is of Indian origin while mother is of Scottish origin. He has two siblings, Richard and Michelle. His father had a brass and wood handicrafts. Later Robert started his won small company specializing in jewellery and handicraft exports under the name Artex.
Robert met Priyanka Gandhi, daughter of Rajiv Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi during their college time and married her in the year 1997. They have two children, Raihan and Miraya.
He and his mother Maureen owns Sky Light Hospitality Pvt Ltd and is a partner in a firm that owns Hilton Garden Inn in the South Delhi.
He and his wife Priyanka also have stakes in the parent company of IndiGo airlines.
There has many alleged reports and speculation that he is linked to DLF, one of the biggest Real Estate companies of India.
Sydney, May 23 (ANI): Australian Test cricketer David Warner has copped a 5750-dollar fine from Cricket Australia for his Twitter rant controversy.
Los Angeles, May 23 (IANS) Actress Kristen Stewart was reportedly nursing her broken heart by spending an entire day at singer Taylor Swift's house here.
Kampala (Uganda), May 22 (IANS) Serbia-born Sredojevic Milutin has been confirmed as the new coach of Uganda's national football team.
Sydney, May 22 (ANI): Australian opener David Warner is expected to plead guilty before a Cricket Australia (CA) hearing via teleconference from India with regard to a series of hostile tweets that he directed at News Limited journalists Robert Craddock and Malcolm Conn while playing for the Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Panaji, May 22 (IANS) The anti-incumbency factor could affect the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, a Congress MP and former Goa chief minister Francisco Sardinha said Wednesday.
Sydney, May 22 (ANI): Cricket Australia (CA) chief James Sutherland has said Australian Test batsman David Warner will not be scratched as a future captaincy candidate despite his social media outburst at journalists.
Washington, May 22 (ANI): Robert Pattinson, who was photographed moving his possessions out of on-off girlfriend Kristen Stewart's LA house on Monday, enjoyed a night out with friends soon after.
London, May 22 (ANI): Robert Pattinson has fueled speculation that he's split from girlfriend Kristen Stewart again after he was spotted driving away from her home in a truck packed with suitcases and bags.
Sydney, May 22 (ANI): Cricket Australia (CA) chief James Sutherland has said the governing body might need to consider implementing a social media policy after Australian Test batsman David Warner's recent Twitter controversy.
Washington, May 22 (IANS) India and the US have agreed to work together institutionally to ensure the best possible outcomes within the laws of the two countries on issues relating to law enforcement, counter terrorism and judicial processes.
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart, who have apparently ended their four-year long relationship, are reportedly allowed to date other people.
New York, May 21 (ANI): Edward Cullen may have sucked the life out of Bella Swan in Twilight series but in reality Robert Pattinson's heart is very much torn by the heartache caused by Kristen Stewart.
Sydney, May 21 (ANI): Former Test batsman Mark Waugh has said David Warner should develop a thicker skin, as he is facing Cricket Australia hearing over last weekends' Twitter rant.
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi Tuesday paid homage to former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 22nd death anniversary.
New Delhi, May 21 (ANI): The nation on Tuesday paid homage to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 22nd death anniversary.
Washington, May 20 (IANS) Two special agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) were killed during a hostage rescue training exercise off the coast of Virginia Beach.
New York, May 20 (ANI): Lady Gaga's movie debut in Robert Rodriguez's 'Machete Kills' came due to a chance encounter with actor Danny Trejo in a Los Angeles tattoo parlour.
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart, who broke off their relationship recently, had been showing signs all along that all was not well between them.
Sydney, May 20 (ANI): Australian Test batsman David Warner was reportedly enraged by a picture linking him to spot-fixing suspect S.Sreesanth in an article by journalist Robert Craddock into corruption in the Indian Premier League (IPL), which led him to insult Craddock and his co-scribe Malcolm Conn on Twitter.
Sydney, May 20 (ANI): Australian opening batsman David Warner is facing a Cricket Australia (CA) disciplinary hearing for his vitriolic social media outburst at respected News Limited sportswriters Robert Craddock and Malcolm Conn.
Washington, May 20 (ANI): The four-day India-US Homeland Security dialogue between Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and his American counterpart Janet Napolitano will begin here today.
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde will lead a high-level delegation to the US next week to attend the Indo-American Homeland Security Dialogue, a statement said Sunday.
Hyderabad, May 19 (IANS) Jailed YSR Congress party leader Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy's wife Y.S. Bharathi Reddy Sunday appealed to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to intervene and stop his victimization and harassment.
Melbourne, May 19 (ANI): NASA has revealed that a boulder-sized meteor slammed into the moon in March, causing an explosion so bright that it was visible to the naked eye on Earth.
Washington, May 19 (ANI): Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart have parted ways after dating for more than three years, according to reports.
Sydney, May 19 (ANI): Australian Test batsman David Warner may reportedly lose his place in the squad for the prestigious Ashes tour following his Twitter outburst.
Sydney, May 19 (ANI): Australian Test batsmen David Warner is likely to be charged with detrimental public comment for his Twitter outburst under Cricket Australia's (CA) code of conduct, delivering a setback to his leadership aspirations.
Melbourne, May 18 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) is investigating a Twitter rant by cricketer David Warner, who launched a scathing attack on reputed Australian cricket writers Robert Craddock and Malcolm Conn.
Sydney, May 18 (ANI): Australian Test batsmen David Warner has come under investigation after he posted expletive-laden tirade on the social media against the journalists of a reputed Australian media company.
London, May 17 (IANS) Comic actor Russell Brand has been voted as the smelliest-looking male celebrity in show business, while singer Kesha topped the female list in a poll.
Washington, May 17 (ANI): Russell Brand has been named as the smelliest-looking male celebrity in showbusiness.
Washington, May 16 (ANI): Scientists have proposed the use of a new technology that promises to keep fruits, vegetables and cut flowers fresh for longer period, reducing the billions of dollars of loss incurred each year from wastage.
Los Angeles, May 16 (IANS) Actor Will Smith is set to star in the remake of 1969 released "The Wild Bunch".
Los Angeles, May 15 (IANS) Australian director Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gasby" is only the latest in a series of screen adaptations of F. Scott Fitzgerald's book. From a silent version to, of course, the famous film starring Robert Redford and Mia Farrow, the novel has had several cinematic renditions.
Washington, May 15 (ANI): Consumers who make superstitious choices believe they will be effective in helping them achieve the desired outcome, researchers have claimed.
Washington, May 15 (IANS) The much misunderstood Daisy Buchanan was a product of her times, says Carey Mulligan, who felt real empathy for her character of the wealthy debutante in "The Great Gatsby" set in 1920s America and also "very grand" with the elaborate clothes and jewellery.
London, May 15 (ANI): With his time at Manchester United seeming to be coming to a close, striker Wayne Rooney is now facing a problem over his list of potential destinations after German club Bayern Munich dismissed speculations of the player coming to the their side.
London, May 14(ANI): An anonymous bidder has paid 6,05,000 dollars, the highest amount ever, for a half an hour meeting with Apple's chief Tim in a charity auction for celebrities' time.
Washington, May 14 (ANI): A study has shown that our brain often works on autopilot when it comes to grammar.
Los Angeles, May 14 (IANS) Actress Kristen Stewart has reportedly bought a snooker table as birthday present for boyfriend Robert Pattinson.
Washington, May 13 (ANI): 'Iron Man 3' still remains the king of the U.S box office, despite the release of 'The Great Gatsby'.
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Robert Downey Jr. is reportedly demanding 100 million dollars to reprise his role as Iron Man/Tony Stark in the two sequels of 'The Avengers'.
London, May 12 (ANI): Robert Pattinson and his on-off girlfriend Kristen Stewart will reportedly be going for a holiday in Cannes this year.
New York, May 12 (ANI): A 4-year-old boy has been selected as the mayor of a small town in Minnesota, called Dorset.
Washington, May 11 (ANI): University of Arizona researchers have found a possible reason for the reversible memory loss that some patients experience while taking statins, a class of global top-selling cholesterol-lowering drugs.
Washington, May 11 (ANI): A team of researchers has reported that they have sequenced the sacred lotus genome, and the results offer insight into the heart of some of its mysteries.
Washington, May 9 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new biosensor that can detect antibiotic resistance in bacteria.
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Los Angeles, May 8 (IANS) The famous dance contest sequence in "Silver Linings Playbook" has inspired Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis so much that they have hired a private instructor to give them light ballroom lessons.
New York, May 7 (ANI): Martha Stewart has admitted that she didn't flirt with Hollywood heartthrobs Robert Redford and Paul Newman as a young woman.
Melbourne, May 7 (ANI): Bill Clinton asked the British rock group Led Zeppelin to get back together last year for the Superstorm Sandy benefit concert in New York City but they said no.
London, May 6 (IANS) Kevin Feige, president of Marvel Studios, says there will be more sequels of "Iron Man" and that the character of Tony Stark can be as popular as James Bond.
London, May 5 (ANI): Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly admitted that he will be prepared to make a sensational return to his former club Manchester United.
Berlin, May 5 (IANS) Dortmund shared points with 10-men Bayern as Manuel Neuer saved a penalty meanwhile Leverkusen sealed the Champions League spot for next season at the 32nd round of German Bundesliga.
London, May 5 (ANI): Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has said that he will have full financial backing from his club's American owners if he manages to make a big-name signing for this season and keep United at the summit of English football.
London, May 4 (ANI): German giants Bayern Munich have reportedly taken the pole position in the race against Manchester United and Chelsea to buy Borussia Dortmund striker Robert Lewandowski for a Champions League coup.
London, May 3 (ANI): Real Madrid head coach Jose Mourinho has reportedly agreed to return to Chelsea in an emotional comeback, although his return is unlikely to be officially announced until July 1.
Los Angeles, May 3 (IANS) Hollywood actor Robert Pattinson is reportedly finding it difficult to share a bedroom with his girlfriend, actress Kristen Stewart.
London, May 03 (ANI): Robert Pattinson is struggling to get busy between the sheets with girlfriend Kristen Stewart because the couple are holed up at her mum's place.
Washington, May 2 (IANS) India, the United States and Japan held their fourth trilateral dialogue at the State Department here, exchanging views on a wide range of regional and global issues of mutual interest.
Washington, May. 1 (ANI): The Google Glass, which overlays digital information in the real world, could be water-proof, as a well known technology and social media personality has discovered.
Washington, May 1(ANI): People are better off not having a spouse than having poor relationship with one, a new study by U-M researchers has found.
London, May. 1 (ANI): Kristen Stewart beat competition from Emma Watson, the Duchess of Cambridge and Victoria Beckham to be named Glamour Magazine's world's best-dressed woman for the second year running.
Washington, April 30 (ANI): `Iron Man 3`, which stars Robert Downey Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow, has set a record for the most successful box office opening in Italy during the month of April.
London, Apr. 30 (ANI): Mario Balotelli has put his foot in his mouth again it seems.
Washington, Apr 29 (ANI): 'Iron Man 3' got off to a massive start internationally this weekend, as it opened in most countries outside the US and grossed 195.3 million dollars through Sunday, according to Walt Disney studio reports.
London, Apr 28 (ANI): Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho has reportedly revealed to Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp that he is heading to Chelsea and wants to take Dortmund star Robert Lewandowski along with him.
Los Angeles, April 27 (IANS) Hollywood actor James Franco is said to be in talks to replace actor Jude Law in director Werner Herzog's "Queen of the Desert", a biopic on writer-explorer Gertrude Bell.
Washington, Apr. 26 (ANI): A 5-year-old boy from Illinois, who has an IQ score of 147, has become one of the youngest members to be admitted to Mensa.
Washington, Apr 26 (ANI): Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have developed a depth camera/projector system that enables people to create computer interfaces on everyday surface using hand gestures.
New York, April 26 (IANS) Indian American filmmaker Meera Menon has been awarded the inaugural Nora Ephron Award at the 12th annual Tribeca Film Festival being held here.
London, Apr. 26 (ANI): Manchester United is reportedly eyeing star Borussia Dortmund striker Robert Lewandowski following the momentous victory of Dortmund against Real Madrid in the Champions League.
Washington, Apr 26 (ANI): Apple CEO Tim Cook is set to share Silicon Valley's most expensive cup of coffee, it has been revealed.
Film: "Iron Man 3"; Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Ben Kingsley, Guy Pearce, Gwyneth Paltrow, Rebecca Hall, Don Cheadle, Paul Bettany (voice), Jon Favreau, Ty Simpkins; Director: Shane Black; Rating: ***
Berlin, April 25 (IANS) Borussia Dortmund striker Robert Levendowski scored four goals as his side defeated Real Madrid 4-1 in the first leg of their Champions League semifinal.
Melbourne, April 25 (ANI): Kristen Stewart, who is said to be taking joyrides with Rupert Sanders, has apparently confirmed that she "will get married" to Robert Pattinson.
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Highlighting the rapidly growing trade and economic engagement between India and the US, Indian ambassador Nirupama Rao has conveyed her deep appreciation to a key lawmaker for his support for high-skilled immigration.
London, April 24 (ANI): Kristen Stewart has sparked speculations that she has been meeting up with her ex-fling, Rupert Sanders after she was pictured stepping into a car with a mystery man.
Los Angeles, April 24 (IANS) Hollywood actor Robert Downey Jr. said he is happy "Iron Man 3" has got people talking about whether terrorism is media-driven.
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Alternative therapies such as aerobic exercise, resistance or strength training, and isometric hand grip exercises reduce blood pressure and can be considered an adjunctive treatment for those who can't tolerate or don't respond well to standard medications, according to the American Heart Association.
London, April 23 (ANI): Some leading scientists have launched a campaign to rename the elusive Higgs boson, also called 'God particle', claiming that UK physicist Peter Higgs does not deserve all the credit for the breakthrough discovery.
Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) The teaser of "Avengers 2" will be released with "Iron Man 3" Friday.
Sydney, Apr. 22 (ANI): Shane Watson's decision to resign before he was pushed as Australian vice-captain is the start of his journey to redemption not the end of it, according to a well-known Australian cricket writer.
New York, April 21 (IANS) Actor-director Robert De Niro is proud of the Tribeca Film Festival and the impact it has had on the people.
Berlin, April 21 (IANS) Bayern Munich showed no mercy when they crushed Hannover 6-1 to wrap up their 26th win of the season whereas Dortmund inflicted on Mainz their third consecutive loss owing to goals by Reus and Lewandowski in the 30th round of Bundesliga.
London, April 21(ANI): Robert Pattinson has reportedly filmed a raunchy commercial advertisement in which he could be seen kissing and cuddling with some stunning models.
Los Angeles, April 21 (IANS) Australian actor Guy Pearce, who has shared screen space with Robert Downey Jr. in "Iron Man 3", says he felt nervous while working the Hollywood star.
Los Angeles, April 21 (IANS) Actor Robert Downey Jr is uncertain whether there will be a fourth part to the "Iron Man" series, despite the fact that "Iron Man 3" has reportedly minted 32 million pounds.
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Drew Pearce, co-writer of forthcoming action movie "Iron Man 3", hopes English-speaking markets will increasingly embrace Bollywood, which offers superhero movies like "Krrish" that boast "different tones".
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): A new study has revealed that teenage pregnancy actually makes women more likely to become obese.
London, Apr 20 (ANI): English cricket officials and players have given glowing tributes to former England cricketer Mike Denness, who passed away on Friday at the age of 72 after fighting a long battle with cancer.
London, April 19 (ANI): Robert Downey Jnr, who has made millions from playing Iron Man, has said that he is unsure if he will play the role of the superhero again.
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) The third instalment of "Iron Man", set to release April 26, will have two premieres in the US, and one especially for the Indian community.
Los Angeles, April 19 (IANS) Tom Hiddleston is excited to play the lead role in an upcoming biopic, based on late Jewish-Hungarian combat photographer Robert Capa. The actor plans to visit "the places he stayed at".
Chennai, April 18 (IANS) The Tamil dubbed version of Marvel's "Iron Man 3" is set to open in as many as 100 screens in Tamil Nadu. This is more than the number of screens showing the English version.
London, April 17 (IANS) Actress Kristen Stewart will star in the sequel of "Snow White and the Huntsman".
London, April 17 (ANI): Robert Downey Jr says it is inevitable he will win an Oscar.
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Bollywoood films in many ways are more fun than American movies, says "Iron Man" stunt director Eric Oram. He believes that there has been a "noticeable leap forward" in the production value of Indian cinema, now being taken "more and more seriously" by Hollywood.
Dubai, April 17 (IANS/WAM) Two top officials of the US and the UAE met here to discuss legal and judicial cooperation between the two countries.
Washington, April 16 (ANI): Gwyneth Paltrow probably has plenty of fans, but it seems the blonde beauty has even more haters as she has topped the list of the 20 Most Hated Celebrities in Hollywood.