Person on the right is CEO of GE International, Nani Becalli-Falco, winner of European Business Leader of the Year, 2008. Young guy on the left has done 50 M&A since 2006 and was named EBL of the Future 2008. Who is he ?
“ I have carried the manuscript of these translations about with me for days, reading it in railway trains, or on the top of omnibuses and in restaurants, and I have often had to close it lest some stranger would see how much it moved me. “ The gentleman on the left wrote this. Who is he and what was he referring to as the “manuscripts” ?
The New Colossus Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame, With conquering limbs astride from land to land; Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall stand A mighty woman with a torch, whose flame Is the imprisoned lightning, and her name Mother of Exiles. A poem written by Emma Lazarus. Where will you find this inscribed ?
“ As far as my photographs go, what is obscene about it? If navel-showing is obscenity, then our traditional Indian outfit - the traditional sari - should be banned in the first place." [ -- Who is this PETA activist ?
Which city are we talking about ? (Bonus: Identify the picture source of the kid)
Benaras The pic is from Aparajito, a part of the Apu Trilogy by Satyajit Ray. Apu spent a part of his childhood in Benaras
This organisation was involved in a controversy over its members' persistent refusal to allow female membership well into the 1990s. Eventually, the govt. of that country intervened threatening to cut funding on the grounds it was being sexist, ending 212 years of male exclusivity. Name the organisation.
Born in England, received hon. Doctorate from Penn, Harvard, Yale. Knighted in 1982. Advised four U.S. presidents on economic matters and in 1980 was named the most respected U.S business executive in Wall Street Journal. Identify the man.
Reginald Jones, the CEO of GE from whom Jack Welch took over
This lady is Myra Hindley who was jailed in 1966 for murder of five children. She died in 2002 and a picture of her is kept in a museum in London. Somebody showed her picture to someone and somebody got upset. Why ?
Her photo was shown as a part of a video to promote London 2012 olympics to global delegates after the Beijing olympics. The Mayor of London and British politicians were surprised and mad
The doctor (left) observed a patient Mrs. Auguste Deter(right). The 51-year-old patient had strange behavioral symptoms, including a loss of short-term memory. This patient would become his obsession over the coming years. In April 1906, Mrs. D. died and the doc had the brain sent to Munich where he was working. After a few years, a disease was named after the doctor. Which disease ?