Modi, Kejriwal voted among 100 most influential people

Published on April 14, 2015 16:30:30 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal have been voted among the 100 most influential people in the world, in an online poll by readers of Time magazine.

Russian President Vladimir Putin emerged the winner of this year's Time 100 readers' poll. He edged out rapper-singer CL (of the South Korean girl-group 2NE1) to claim the number one spot with 6.95 per cent of the votes in the final tally.

Pop stars Lady Gaga (2.6 per cent), Rihanna (1.9 per cent) and Taylor Swift (1.8 per cent) rounded out in the top five.