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  • Eight Indians in Fortune list of powerful AsiaPacific women September 21, 2014

    New York: As many as eight Indian women, led by ICICI Bank chief Chanda Kochhar, have made it to the Fortune list of 25 most powerful women "shaping the new world order" in the AsiaPacific region. Kochhar, ranked highest among Indian women, has been ranked second across the region, while three...
  • Fortune ranks Indra Nooyi 3rd most powerful women in business September 18, 2014

    New York: PepsiCo's Indiaborn CEO Indra Nooyi has been ranked third most powerful businesswoman by Fortune, the only Indianorigin woman on the 2014 list topped by IBM Chairman and CEO Ginni Rometty and General Motors CEO Mary Barra. Fortune said that nearly half the women on 'The Most Powerful Women in...
  • Avani Davda, the only Indian in Fortune's list of groundbreaking women in food world September 4, 2014

    New York: Tata Starbucks CEO Avani Davda is the only Indian featured in Fortune and Food & Wine's list of 25 "most groundbreaking" women who are changing the way people eat and think about food. Davda, ranked 13 on the 'The Most Innovative Women in Food and Drink' list, leads the...
  • Three people killed, another injured in wall collapse May 3, 2014

    Three persons, including two labourers, were killed and another injured when the wall of a iron pipe factory collapsed due to a storm here, police said on Saturday. The incident took place in Fortune Metal Ltd factory premises in Siltara industrial area last night, Urla City Superintendent of Police (CSP) Rajendra...
  • Woman wins $2 million in Powerball drawing after playing the numbers she found in her fortune cookie March 10, 2014

    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 reports that...
  • New software predicts your boss' personality January 21, 2014

    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 contentanalysis tool that reliably and validly measured narcissistic and sychopathic traits in leaders of Fortune 100 companies. The analysis programme...
  • IOC tops Fortune India 500 list, RIL second December 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Staterun Indian Oil Corporation Ltd has emerged as the country's biggest company in terms of annual revenue, followed by Mukesh Ambaniled 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 largest...
  • Toyota launches limited edition Fortuner at Rs 24.3 lakh October 21, 2013

    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 (exshowroom 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 October 20, 2013

    Four Indians led by ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar have made to Fortune magazine's global list of top50 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 at...
  • English team Wigan tops MLS's Crew 21 in friendly July 14, 2013

    Columbus: James McCarthy and MarcAntoine Fortune scored in the second half and Roger Espinoza had a successful homecoming as England's Wigan Athletic defeated the Columbus Crew 21 in an exhibition match on Saturday. Espinoza, who played for Ohio State in 2007, entered at the start of the second half and within...
  • Dog in Belarus village inherits $ 1 million April 1, 2013

    Moscow: A canine dog from the small village of Budochka in Belarus has inherited a whopping $1 million from a US citizen. The tenyearold dog named Zhulik inherited the fortune from late John Fyodorov, who was born in Budochka but migrated to the US after World War II, according to...
  • Toyota launches Fortuner with 5speed automatic transmission January 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Toyota Kirloskar Motor today said it has launched a new variant of sports utility vehicle Fortuner in fivespeed automatic transmission, priced between Rs 22.33 lakh and Rs 22.93 lakh (exshowroom, Delhi). "Further adding to Fortuner's strength of unmatched road presence and luxury, we have...
  • Toyota launches limited editions of Etios, Corolla, Fortuner October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Car maker Toyota Kirloskar Motor today launched limited editions of three of its models sedans Etios and Corolla Altis and sports utility vehicle Fortuner to boost sales during the festive season. "Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) has introduced a line up of limited edition models for the...
  • Eight Indian companies in Fortune 500 list July 9, 2012

    New York: Eight Indian companies have made the cut in the list of world's 500 largest companies compiled by Fortune magazine, with Indian Oil and Reliance Industries finding a place in the top 100. Out of the eight, five are staterun entities. With an annual revenue of $86,016 million, Indian...
  • Chris Brown, Beyonce Knowles win top BET Awards July 2, 2012

    Los Angeles: The BET Awards on Sunday split top honors among several artists, including Beyonce Knowles and Chris Brown, in a telecast filled with lively performances and an emotional tribute to late singer Whitney Houston. Beyonce was named best female R&B artist, while Brown, who performed his hit single Turn Up...
  • Nooyi among Fortune 500's 18 female powerbrokers May 9, 2012

    New York: The Indiaborn chief executive of Pepsico Indra Nooyi is one of the 18 women who are at present at the helm of America's biggest 500 corporations, according US business magazine Fortune. Nooyi is ranked fourth by Fortune in the list of Fortune 500's "female powerbrokers". "Nooyi has overseen a shift...
  • 'Tata Steel India's most admired company' March 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Tata Steel has topped a list of India's 50 most admired companies, while four other companies from the steeltosoftware conglomerate Tata group have also made to the first such rankings. However, the first such list for India, compiled by business magazine Fortune and global management consultancy Hay Group, has...
  • Tata Steel among Fortune's most admired firms March 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Two Indian companies Tata steel and ONGC have made it to a list of the world's most admired companies, compiled by management consultancy giant Hay Group and global business magazine Fortune. While the global rankings of the Indian companies were not known,...
  • Google best place to work in the US: Fortune January 21, 2012

    Washington: Internet giant Google has been by Fortune magazine as the best place to work in the US. The Mountain View, Californiabased company hired about 7,000 people in 2011, the most intense hiring spree in its 13year history, which moved Google up from fourth to first on Fortune's annual list of...
  • Exclusive first drive: 2012 Toyota Fortuner December 17, 2011

    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 November 9, 2011

    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, while...
  • Spanish duchess gives up billions for love August 10, 2011

    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 FitzJames Stuart, a regular subject of gossip in Spain's glossy magazines and...
  • Nifty may touch 5600 before Budget: Experts February 17, 2011

    Experts feel that the market may slightly pickup in the run up to the budget. In an interview to CNBCTV18, Abhijit Chakraborty, Fortune Financial said that preBudget rally might take the Nifty to 5,600 and beyond. He explained that people are still waiting for clarity before rushing to buy. However, Chakraborty...
  • Tata in 'Business Person of Year' shorlist October 24, 2010

    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 'Business...
  • Overdrive: Toyota Fortuner vs Mitsubishi Pajero July 24, 2010

    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. ...
  • Apple's Steve Jobs named CEO of the decade November 6, 2009

    San Francisco: He singlehandedly saved Apple, wrought a revolution in online music, created a worldbeating smartphone and led Pixar to dominate computer animation. So it's no surprise that Apple chief executive Steve Jobs was named CEO of the decade on Thursday by Fortune magazine, which said that Jobs' success in reordering...
  • Toyota Motor launches SUV Fortuner in New Delhi August 25, 2009

    New Delhi: Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) on Monday launched its sports utility vehicle Fortuner, priced at Rs 18.45 lakh (exshowroom, Delhi). It comes with a 3.0 litre diesel engine. The automaker expects to sell over 2,000 units of the SUV in 2009. In the picture above, media personnel are seen near...
  • Indra Nooyi among top 15 Fortune 500 Women CEOs July 10, 2009

    b>Washington: The Indiaborn Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of beverage giant Pepsico, Indra Nooyi, is ranked fourth among 15 Fortune 500 Women CEOs who "show what it takes to lead some of the America's biggest companies" from health care, to food, to retail, to technology. Since becoming CEO in 2006, Indra Nooyi,...
  • Pandit's Citi, Sanjay Jha's Motorola among top losers April 21, 2009

    Washington: Citigroup led by IndianAmerican chief executive Vikram Pandit and Motorola, headed by Sanjay Jha also of Indian origin, figure in the Fortune 500 list of firms posting some of the biggest losses last year. Citi clocked an annual loss of $27.7 billion while Motorola incurred a loss of $4.2 billion,...