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Do you know a person who is a pioneer of pertoleum industry in India ?
(HINT: He was awarded 'Sir' by British but later on was penalised - as he loved India and REFUSED to STOP helping Shipping Corporation Of India and made to LOSE A LOT - in business.)

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Asked by PANIWALA A, 28 Sep '07 02:29 pm
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Ness Wadia
Naoroji Nusserwanji Wadia s son Ness expanded the textile business to become the largest textile operations in India, and was known as much for the philanthropy as for their business acumen. He was the first Indian to be awarded the Knighthood of the British Empire in 1919.
Answered by anil garg, 24 Mar '10 12:37 am

 
  
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For Vadodara Gujarat Thakorbhai Patel Late Mayor of Vadodara
Answered by JAYANTILAL PATEL, 24 Jul '08 11:55 am

 
  
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No
Answered by neeraj sharma, 04 Oct '07 03:13 pm

 
  
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No idea Sir. Sorry

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Answered by cocktails, 29 Sep '07 10:10 am

 
  
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Dr. Homi Jehangair Bhabha ( not sure)
Answered by jameel ahmed, 29 Sep '07 08:14 am

 
  
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Scott D. Sheffield has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Pioneer Natural Resources Company and its predecessor company, Parker & Parsley Petroleum Company since April 1985. From 1979 to April 1985.
Answered by neera bhatt, 28 Sep '07 06:11 pm

 
  
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