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Priyanka Chopra among 4 Indians on Forbes' 100 Most Powerful Women list

Priyanka Chopra at her bridal shower Photograph:( Instagram )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Dec 05, 2018, 12.26 PM (IST)

Forbes came out with its list of 100 most powerful women in the world and only four Indians have made it to the cut. While other three are from the world of business and are leaders in their own rights, Priyanka Chopra is the only entertainer in the list. Meanwhile, see photos of Priyanka Chopra's high-profile wedding with Nick Jonas.

HCL Enterprise's CEO Roshni Nadar Malhotra leads the Indian pack at number 51. Biocon Limited's Managing Director Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw is at 60th spot, and next is Shobhana Bhartia, Chairperson and Editorial Director for HT Media at 88th spot. 

Actress Priyanka Chopra makes her debut in the list at 94th position.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is on no 1, followed by British Prime Minister Theresa May on no 2. The other three that round off top 5 spots are Christine Lagarde from France, Mary Barra and Abigail Johnson from the United States. 

The other entertainers in the list include Shonda Rhimes who has defined Thursday night television and is now at the forefront of entertainment's digital future by pioneering Netflix's handsome producer paydays.

The list also Anna Wintour, who continues to control Vogue US, music power woman Beyoncé, Oprah Winfrey, Danna Walden of Disney, Taylor Swift and a few others.