#1 Narendra Modi
#2 Rahul Gandhi
#3 Dipak Misra
#4 Vijay Mallya
Vijay Mallya is ranked 4th in the yahoo list. The Indian businessman is wanted in India on alleged fraud and money laundering charges amounting to an estimated Rs 90 billion.
#5 Nirav Modi
#6 MJ Akbar
M J Akbar, who resigned as Minister of State for External Affairs after allegations of sexual harassment, also featured on the list at number 6.
#7 MS Dhoni
Former India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was conferred with the country's third-highest civilian award, Padma Bhushan in 2018. He is ranked 7th in the yahoo list. After a long wait of six years, the Indian Premier League (IPL) trophy 2018 went to Dhoni led-Chennai Super Kings.
#8 Deepika Padukone-Ranveer Singh
The excitement surrounding Bollywood's biggest wedding ensured actors Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh were 'couple' newsmakers.
#9 Priya Prakash Varrier
Also joining the list was actress Priya Prakash Varrier, whose wink in the Malayalam film Oru Adaar Love "almost broke the Internet", the statement by Yahoo said.
#10 Taimur Ali Khan
At under two years, Taimur Ali Khan was youngest entrant to this list -- the son of Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan boasts a formidable following online!