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Sonia Gandhi ranked world’s sixth most powerful woman


August 22nd, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 22 (IANS) India's ruling United Progressive Alliance chairperson Sonia Gandhi has been ranked sixth, a notch ahead of US first lady Michelle Obama, in the Forbes magazine ... Read more...

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Indra Nooyi among 18 women leading Fortune 500


May 9th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 9 (IANS) Soft drink major Pepsico's Indian born CEO Indra Nooyi is one of the 18 women who have shattered the glass ceiling to lead America's 500 ... Read more...

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MasterCard’s Ajay Banga to head USIBC


April 16th, 2012 - 10:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 16 (IANS) Ajay Banga, president & CEO of MasterCard Worldwide, has been elected next chairman of the US-India Business Council (USIBC), a trade association made of 350 top ... Read more...

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Indra Nooyi gets a raise, makes $17 mn in 2011


March 24th, 2012 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 24 (IANS) PepsiCo's Indian-born chairman and chief executive Indra Nooyi received $17.1 million in compensation in 2011, a 5.8 percent increase from her 2010 package, according to a ... Read more...

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Indra Nooyi second most powerful woman in US business


October 1st, 2011 - 9:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) After five years on top, PepsiCo's Indian American chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi has been pushed to the second spot as most powerful woman in ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi, Indra Nooyi among top ten world’s most powerful women


August 25th, 2011 - 10:24 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) Congress party leader Sonia Gandhi and Indra Nooyi, Indian-American CEO of PepsiCo, figure among the top ten in the Forbes list of the world's most powerful ... Read more...

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Indra Nooyi, Sanjay Jha among highest paid CEOs in US: Report


May 10th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) Five Indian Americans, including PepsiCo chief Indra Nooyi and Motorola Mobility's Sanjay Jha, are among the highest paid CEOs in the US, according to a new ... Read more...

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ISB records 22 percent increase in placement offers


April 6th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 6 (IANS) The premier Indian School of Business (ISB) here has registered a 22 percent increase in placement offers this year while the average salary for its graduates ... Read more...

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Five Indians in list of top 100 women


March 8th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 8 (IANS) Five Indian women, including high-profile author Arundhati Roy and rights activist Jayshree Satpute, figure in the list of 100 of the world's most inspirational women prepared ... Read more...

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Pepsi to roll out ‘drinkable’ fruit snack ‘Tripolis’ in bid to expand


December 30th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): Already facing stiff competition from U.S. rivals Coca Cola Co and Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc, PepsiCo is now rolling out a new product - a 'drinkable' snack ... Read more...

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Nooyi, Jha, Pandit among US’ top-paid CEOs: Report


November 16th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 16 (IANS) PepsiCo's Indra Nooyi, Motorola's Sanjay Kumar Jha and Citigroup's Vikram Pandit are the three Indian-Americans among US' highest paid CEOs listed by Wall Street Journal.Nooyi is ... Read more...

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Obama armed with $10 bn Indo-US deals and 54,000 American jobs


November 6th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 6 (IANS) US President Barack Obama was Saturday set to unveil a more dynamic business relation with India with commercial deals worth over $10 billion that will also address ... Read more...

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India-US ties can create more jobs: Indra Nooyi


November 6th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 6 (IANS) PepsiCo chairman Indra Nooyi, ranked among the most influential global business leaders, Saturday said deeper ties between Indian and US companies can actually fuel job creation for ... Read more...

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Obama embarks on a sales trip to India


November 5th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) President Barack Obama embarks Friday on a history-making trip to India to take Washington's ties with what he himself describes as an "indispensable partner of ... Read more...

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Over 200 top chief executives coming with Obama


October 29th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 29 (IANS) With trade high on his agenda, some 200 odd top US business chiefs, including soft drink giant Pepsico's India-born CEO Indra Nooyi, are expected to ... Read more...

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India ranks very low on Global Gender Gap report


October 12th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 12 (ANI): India is ranked at 112 out of total 134 listed countries in the Global Gender Gap Report issued by World Economic Forum.Renowned Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, commenting ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga is on the Forbes powerful women’s list


October 7th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Pop singer and icon Lady Gaga has it made to the list of the most powerful women in the world. The singer is the youngest woman on this year’s list ... Read more...

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Indra Nooyi is again Fortune’s most powerful woman


September 30th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 30 (IANS) PepsiCo's India born chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi is No.1 on Fortune magazine's US list for the fifth year in a row with Kraft Foods' ... Read more...

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Kapil Sibal meets country’s consular heads posted abroad


August 29th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 29 (ANI): Union Minister of Human Resource Development Kapil Sibal met the country's envoys, who are posted abroad, on the concluding day of the Conference of the Heads ... Read more...

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Three day conference of Indian envoys begins Friday


August 26th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) One hundred and nineteen Indian ambassadors and high commissioners will gather here for their third annual conference that begins Friday and interact with top leaders from ... Read more...

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Arundhati Roy, Indra Nooyi among Forbes’ 30 most inspiring women


July 25th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 25 (IANS) Indian author and activist Arundhati Roy is ranked third and PepsiCo's India-born chief Indira Nooyi 10th in Forbes list of the world's 30 most inspiring ... Read more...

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Trade, investment top India-US CEOs Forum agenda


June 21st, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 21 (IANS) Trade, investment, and an easier visa regime are expected to be the key focus as Indian and US policymakers and corporate leaders meet here Tuesday ... Read more...

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Mukherjee heads high-power team to CEOs meet in D.C.


June 18th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee heads a high-power team of policymakers and corporate leaders to the India-US CEOs Forum in Washington Sunday to outline the next steps ... Read more...

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Three Indians among Forbes 500 top paid CEOs


May 2nd, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) PepsiCo's Indra Nooyi, Quest Diagnostics' Surya N. Mohapatra and Adobe Systems' Shantanu Narayen are three Indian Americans figuring in the Forbes list of highest paid CEOs of the ... Read more...

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Manmohan, Tendulkar among world’s most influential: Time (Lead)


April 30th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 30 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and Nobel prize winner Amartya Sen are among nine Indians who figure in Time magazine's annual ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh, Tendulkar among 10 Indians in “Time 100″


April 30th, 2010 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and economist Amartya Sen are among nine Indians figuring in Time magazine's annual list of 100 most ... Read more...

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Pune born, Delhi educated Ajay Banga is new CEO of MasterCard


April 13th, 2010 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 12 (IANS) Pune-born, Delhi-educated, IIM-Ahmedabad alumnus Ajay Banga has been appointed as the chief executive officer (CEO) of electronic payment services provider MasterCard.Banga, 50, would take over July ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi, Nooyi in Asia’s 8 top power women


March 8th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 8 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Pepsico's India-born CEO Indra Nooyi and ICICI Bank chief Chanda Kochhar figure in CNN's list of eight of Asia's top power ... Read more...

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PepsiCo’s Indra Nooyi says she is old fashioned


January 29th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Davos, Jan 29 (IANS) Her company's products target the youth, she loves chips and cereals and is a relatively young professional at the helm of one of the larger US corporations. But ... Read more...

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Indra Nooyi seeks women’s quota at Davos


January 29th, 2010 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Davos, Jan 29 (IANS) Indra Nooyi, the first Indian-born chief executive at PepsiCo, wants a quota system to get more women at the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Nooyi ranked No. ... Read more...

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President and PM to address 8th edition of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas


January 7th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will on Friday address the eight edition of the 'Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas' that begins here on Thursday. President Pratibha Patil will ... Read more...

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India to host annual diaspora convention from Thursday


January 6th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) India's annual convention to connect with its 25-million-strong diaspora in 130 countries begins here Thursday, expecting to draw around 1,500 delegates from over 50 nations ... Read more...

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Pravasi Bharatiya Divas set to get 1,500 delegates (Lead)


December 23rd, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) From Jan 7-9, the next annual jamboree of overseas Indians - Pravasi Bharatiya Divas - is expected to see nearly 1,500 delegates, 14 chief ministers and ... Read more...

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1,500 delegates expected at Pravasi Bharatiya Divas


December 23rd, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Nearly 1,500 delegates are expected to participate in the eighth annual jamboree of overseas Indians, Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, Jan 7-9, the government said Wednesday. With a number ... Read more...

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Renewable energy expert named to USIBC board


December 18th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 18 (IANS) Robert L. Nelson Jr, a partner at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, a leading international law firm based in Washington, has been elected to the board ... Read more...

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