Taken on November 1, 1999 this photo shows then Pakistan's military ruler General Pervez Musharraf pointing to a journalist for a question during his first press briefing after a bloodless military coup in Islamabad. After facing huge pressure from the governing coalition to step down before it launches the first impeachment proceedings in Pakistan's 61-year history, he resigned on August 18. (Getty Images)
Just about everything Badr Jafar touches turns to golD, formed just seven years ago, his crescent enterprises is raking in over a billion dollars in revenues and is highly profitable. But the young Emirati insists profits are just part of the plan.