David Hanson is an American robotics designer. He also happens to be the founder and CEO of Hanson Robotics which is a Hong Kong-based robotics company. He has created human-like robots with human-like facial expression and conversational abilities. The robot named Sophia is designed to mimic human behavior. Apart from Sophia, he has also created several other robots with human-like behavior. His achievement has received widespread media attention and acknowledgment from all quarters.
Vladimir Putin is serving as the President of Russia since 2012. He also held the post of Prime Minister of Russia earlier. During his presidency, the Russian economy grew for the eighth straight year and subsequently, the GDP of the country has also increased. Therefore Putin is highly appreciated for his prudent economic and fiscal policies. Because of his high acceptability in his own country and strong political power Putin is regarded as one of the most powerful leaders in the world.
Qasem Solemani hails from Iran. He holds the rank of Major General in the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps(IRGC) and commander of the Quds Force. He has taken an active role in many conflicts in Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, and Yemen. He has also provided assistance to anti-saddam Shia and Kurdish groups in Iraq, Hezbollah in Lebanon and Hamas in Palestine. During the Syrian Civil War, he had provided a lot of support to the Syrian government. He is regarded as one of the most powerful people especially for his proximity to the President of Iran i.e Ayatollah Khomeini.
Parents are those who take care of their children. A biological parent is a person whose gamete results in the reproduction of a child a male through sperm and a female through the ovum. Parents are first degree relatives and have 50% genetic similarity. A woman can also become a parent on her own through surrogacy. Some parents may be adoptive parents who do not have children of their own and therefore adopt a child of someone else with their consent. There are orphans who are raised by their grandparents or other family members.
Bashar Al-Assad is a Syrian politician and the current president of Syria. He has been ruling the country for nearly two decades. He was chosen as the president after the death of his father who was the former president of Syria. In back to back presidential elections in the year 2000, 2007 and 2014 he received a huge amount of support from the public. He faced some serious problem when a civil war broke out in his country and he was unable to tackle it diplomatically and had to seek military intervention. His handling of the whole affair has been widely criticized especially by the western countries like the US and the European Union.
Peter Kent Navarro is an eminent economist of USA. He currently acts as the assistant of the current president, Director of Trade and Industrial Policy and the Director of the White House National Trade Council. He also served as the professor in economics at the University of California. He has also written several books on economics. He has also published several research papers. He is a strong proponent of reducing US trade deficits. He is a strong opponent of North American Free Trade Agreement and Trans-Pacific Partnership. Like the president, he is also a strong advocate of bringing jobs back home.
Eugene Kaspersky is a cyber security expert from Russia. He is the CEO of one of the largest cybersecurity company in the world i.e Kaspersky Lab. There was a time way back in 1989 when his computer got infected with the Cascade virus. Then he started his research to develop a program to remove the virus. That was just the beginning of his relentless research on cybersecurity which ultimately resulted in the creation of Kaspersky Lab. He has been acting as the CEO of that company for nearly a decade.
Xi Jinping is a politician from China. He is currently acting as the general secretary of the Communist Party of China. He also happens to be the president of the People’s Republic of China. He holds the top post of China’s top decision-making body. He led an anti-corruption campaign which resulted in the downfall of several incumbents and retired communist party officials. He also initiated market economic reform and strengthened the legal institutions. He is also appreciated for his well thought out foreign policy. He is regarded as one of the most powerful leaders in the modern Chinese history.
9.Kim Jong Un:
Kim Jong Un is a politician from North Korea. He is currently acting as the president of North Korea. Apart from being the president, he holds several other key government positions. During his tenure, he bolstered the military capabilities of his country and created several devastating weapons which led to the detritions of his relationship with the western countries like the US. However, only recently he met with US president Donald Trump and discussed the North Korean nuclear program. In that meeting, he is believed to have agreed about nonproliferation of his nuclear program and abide by the international law regarding this.
10.Dr. Ron Fouchier:
Dr. Ron Foucheir is a world-famous virologist. He showed the world how H5N1 which is normally found in birds can also spread among the mammals like us. Virus-like this may be already present in the atmosphere but the research carried out by Dr. Ron will help us to spot and stop it. Over the past few months regulators, academic journals and researchers have worked together to address the issue and find a possible solution. He on his own has also been carrying out such research for several years. His research has always been surrounded by different controversies as it was alleged that his studies on H5N1 could be used as a possible bioweapon.