• 'Eurozone can be rescued but needs political will' August 25, 2012

    Dr Vince Cable Age: 69 Designation: British Secretary of State for Innovation, Business and Skills Career: Former Chief Economist for Shell, Head of Economics Programme at Chatham House Education: Natural Sciences and Economics at Cambridge University, and a PhD from Glasgow Interests: Keeping fit; cycling, walking, Ballroom and Latin dancing....
  • The silent power of Sonia Gandhi November 29, 2011

    Yet again, in 2011, Sonia Gandhi features in the top 20 of the Forbes Power list. How did a girl, born in a small town in northern Italy, rise to the position of being one of the most influential people in the world - and stay there, year after year?...