Photos: Sonia Gandhi 21st in Forbes most powerful list
Thu Oct 31 2013, 13:52 hrs
Congress president Sonia Gandhi was ranked 21st among the world's most powerful people by Forbes magazine on Wednesday, making her the third most powerful of women leaders included in the list.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff were the only women who figured ahead of the 66-year-old Gandhi in the list of 72 politicians, heads of state and business leaders.
In a separate list of the world's 100 most powerful women, Forbes ranked Sonia Gandhi in the ninth position. (AP)