Fortune

  • Woman wins $2 million in Powerball drawing after playing the numbers she found in her fortune cookie 10-03-2014 02:41 PM

    A 75-year-old New York woman found her fortune in a cookie. Emma Duvoll won $2 million in a recent Powerball drawing after playing the numbers found in her fortune cookie. The retired Bronx resident bought the lottery ticket after dining at a Chinese restaurant in Greenwich Village. The Daily News...
  • New software predicts your boss' personality 21-01-2014 08:07 PM

    New York: A new computer software that can predict whether an executive will have narcissistic or psychopathic tendencies has been developed. Researchers from Binghamton University claim to have developed a computerised content-analysis tool that reliably and validly measured narcissistic and sychopathic traits in leaders of Fortune 100 companies. The analysis...
  • IOC tops Fortune India 500 list, RIL second 10-12-2013 01:19 PM

    New Delhi: State-run Indian Oil Corporation Ltd has emerged as the country's biggest company in terms of annual revenue, followed by Mukesh Ambani-led private sector giant Reliance Industries at the second place, as per an annual list of Fortune 500 companies in India. Th 2013 list of the country's 500...
  • Toyota launches limited edition Fortuner at Rs 24.3 lakh 21-10-2013 03:12 PM

    New Delhi: Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) launched a limited edition of its sports utility vehicle Fortuner TRD Sportivo for the festive season priced at Rs 24.26 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Designed by Toyota Racing Development (TRD), the limited edition will be available in the 4x4 MT variant of the Fortuner, the...
  • Four Indians make to Fortune top 50 women business leaders 20-10-2013 12:15 PM

    Four Indians led by ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar have made to Fortune magazine's global list of top-50 women business leaders, while PepsiCo chief Indra Nooyi has been ranked second in a similar list for the US. Kochhar has been ranked fourth, followed by National Stock Exchange chief Chitra Ramkrishna...
  • English team Wigan tops MLS's Crew 2-1 in friendly 14-07-2013 09:35 AM

    Columbus: James McCarthy and Marc-Antoine Fortune scored in the second half and Roger Espinoza had a successful homecoming as England's Wigan Athletic defeated the Columbus Crew 2-1 in an exhibition match on Saturday. Espinoza, who played for Ohio State in 2007, entered at the start of the second half and...
  • Exclusive first drive: 2012 Toyota Fortuner 17-12-2011 04:36 PM

    Most automobile manufacturers today have begun to give a similar family face across all models in its lineup. Toyota's siblings until recently looked different from each other but now even the Japanese manufacturer has decided to give their models a family treatment. That brings us to the SUV you're seeing...
  • Ekta in Fortune India's powerful women's list 09-11-2011 12:09 PM

    New Delhi: Filmmakers Ekta Kapoor and Farah Khan, apart from VLCC founder Vandana Luthra and veteran designer Ritu Kumar, feature on Fortune India's 50 Most Powerful Women in Business list, topped by ICICI CEO Chanda Kochhar. Ekta, joint managing director of Balaji Telefilms, grabbed the 31st spot on the list,...
  • Spanish duchess gives up billions for love 10-08-2011 11:27 AM

    Madrid: Spain's fabulously rich Duchess of Alba has signed away her enormous wealth, string of palaces, priceless works of art and vast swathes of Spanish real estate to marry for love at 85, Spanish media has reported. Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart, a regular subject of gossip in Spain's glossy magazines and...
  • Nifty may touch 5600 before Budget: Experts 17-02-2011 02:49 PM

    Experts feel that the market may slightly pickup in the run up to the budget. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Abhijit Chakraborty, Fortune Financial said that pre-Budget rally might take the Nifty to 5,600 and beyond. He explained that people are still waiting for clarity before rushing to buy. However,...
  • Tata in 'Business Person of Year' shorlist 24-10-2010 01:18 PM

    Boston: Tata Group Chairman Ratan Tata is among eight business leaders from across the world shortlisted by the prestigious Fortune magazine for its 'Business Person of the Year', an honour that will go to the leader who made the "biggest mark" in business in 2010. 'Fortune' magazine will name its...
  • Overdrive: Toyota Fortuner vs Mitsubishi Pajero 24-07-2010 08:28 PM

    Toyota Fortuner and Mitsubishi Pajero, two of the toughest SUVs, battle each other and the mountains of Jammu and Kashmir. Overdrive road tests the new Fiat Punto diesel and brings all the news from the world of auto. ...
  • How-to: Change your luck forever! 19-01-2009 05:57 PM

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  • Nizam's fortune sparks legal row between claimants 15-04-2008 09:58 AM

    Adelaide: Former captain Sourav Ganguly feels India should have played two spinners in the ongoing fourth and final Test against Australia as the conditions here appear to be closest to the subcontinent. Captain Michael Clarke (140) and Ricky Ponting (137) struck unbeaten centuries to power Australia to 335 for three...
  • Americans prefer Indian products over Chinese: Survey 28-01-2008 09:10 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka's cricket officials on Monday reacted cautiously to an invitation to tour Pakistan, just two years after players were targeted in a deadly militant ambush in Lahore. The Pakistan Cricket Board announced at the weekend that they had invited Sri Lanka to play three Tests, five one-day internationals...
  • Fortune ranks Google as best employer in US 27-01-2008 05:17 PM

    New Delhi: Bruised and battered after being at the receiving end for a major part of the past 42 days, both Delhi Daredevils and Pune Warriors would look to finish the Indian Premier League on a positive note when they face off in their last match of the season, here...
  • Foul-mouthed customer leaves waitress $50,000 30-12-2007 11:35 AM

    Mohali: With hard-hitting Chris Gayle missing in action due to an abdominal strain, Shivnarine Chanderpaul to open the batting with Devon Smith for the West Indies after Irish skipper won the toss and elected to bowl in the pace-friendly condition at the PCA Stadium in Mohali on Friday. Trent Johnston...
  • PM talks of economy's strength at the Fortune Global Forum 03-11-2007 02:29 AM

    The Fortune Global Forum is being held in India for the first time ever. ...
  • Nooyi tops Fortune power list yet again 02-10-2007 11:27 AM

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