Chancellor Merkel heads Forbes most powerful women list - again!

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Chancellor Merkel heads Forbes most powerful women list - again!

<p>German Chancellor Angela Merkel has topped the <a href="http://www.forbes.com/power-women/">Forbes most powerful women list</a> for the fifth year running.</p> <p>In at number two is US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and in third is Mrs Bill Gates, Melinda for her foundation work with her husband.</p> <p><span class="caps">IMF</span> chief Christine Lagarde, Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff, Facebook <span class="caps">CEO</span> Sheryl Sandberg, YouTube <span class="caps">CEO</span> Susan Wojcicki and US First Lady Michelle Obama were all up there too.</p> <p>The annual ranking is a who’s who of world leaders, business executives and Hollywood celebrities.</p>