Cousins

  • Badaun murder: One month on, family awaits justice July 4, 2014

    Badaun: It has been almost a month since two minor girls were found hanging from a tree in Badaun in Uttar Pradesh and there is still no clarity on who killed the two teenagers and under what circumstances. The postmortem report was supposed to be the basis of scientific investigation...
  • Centre recommends CBI probe into Badaun rape-murder: sources June 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Almost two weeks after two cousin sisters were allegedly gangraped and brutally murdered in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh, sources tell CNN-IBN that the Centre has recommended CBI investigation into the case. Facing severe criticism from political parties and international bodies as well, the Akhilesh Yadav government had earlier given...
  • Man who shot bride dead during her marriage is her cousin: Police May 10, 2014

    Investigations have revealed that the man who shot dead a woman on stage during her wedding ceremony in the city on Friday night, was victim's cousin, police said. According to police, the accused - Anurag is son of the victim Dr Jaishri Namdeo's aunt (her father's sister) and he had fallen...
  • Varun is a Gandhi who is on the wrong path, needs to be guided: Priyanka April 13, 2014

    Sultanpur: In what could probably be one of the first attacks by Priyanka Gandhi on her estranged cousin Varun Gandhi, the former said that the BJP leader has chosen a wrong path and needed to be led in the right direction. "Varun is a Gandhi who has lost his way," Priyanka,...
  • Priyanka is close but I don't have an emotional connect with Parineeti: Meera Chopra March 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Meera Chopra has said her actress cousin Priyanka Chopra always ready to help her in her Bollywood career and she shares "emotional bonding" with her. Meera revealed that she was close to Priyanka but not to her another cousin actress Parineeti. Ever since Meera, who has acted...
  • US: 4-year-old girl shoots cousin while playing with gun January 17, 2014

    In yet another shooting incident in the US involving toddlers, a 4-year-old girl shot and killed her cousin of the same age while they were playing with a gun. The shooting happened in Detroit on Thursday when the girl was playing with the boy in a home on the city's west...
  • Cousins arrested for gangraping, killing a 10-year-old girl August 29, 2013

    Two cousins were arrested in Gurgaon for gang-raping and killing a 10-year-old girl. They committed the crime to take revenge on the victim's father who had slapped one of the accused a month ago, police said on Wednesday. Police arrested Imran, 19, and Shanu, 20, Tuesday for kidnapping, gang-raping and murdering the...
  • Sreesanth's cousin key suspect in IPL spot-fixing case May 16, 2013

    New Delhi: According to latest developments in the spot-fixing scandal that came back to haunt the IPL, one of the eight bookies arrested by Delhi Police, Jiju Janardhanan, has turned out to be the cousin of Rajasthan Royals' bowler S Sreesanth who along with team-mates Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila...
  • Haryana: Man rapes five-year-old cousin inside her house April 24, 2013

    Gurgaon: A man raped his five-year-old cousin in Gurgaon when she was alone in her house, police said on Tuesday. Ajay Kumar, 19, a resident of Rajasthan's Bharatpur district, was arrested in Gurgaon district's Sohna area for raping his cousin on Monday evening. He was taken into custody within hours...
  • Chopper deal: Look-out notices issued for ex-IAF Chief March 17, 2013

    New Delhi: CBI has issued look-out notices for former IAF Chief SP Tyagi, his three cousins and five other Indians who have been named in its FIR in the alleged kickbacks received by them in Rs 3600 crore VVIP chopper deal. CBI sources said a look-out notice has been issued...
  • Meerut: Man kills sister over alleged affair with neighbour February 23, 2013

    Meerut: A teenaged girl was allegedly killed by her cousin over her relationship with a neighbour in Meerut, the police said on Saturday. 18-year-old Monica was in a relationship with her neighbour 22-year-old Monu. Irate over their relationship, accused Arun went to Monica's home on Friday and asked her to...
  • Pune: Binge party held at Ajit Pawar kin's hotel August 29, 2012

    Mumbai: The Pune hotel raided by the police two days ago exposing a liquor party for over 600 minors is found to be owned by Jayant Pawar, cousin of Deputy Chief Minister and senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar. The Pune city police had raided the Riverview Hotel on Saturday accompanied...
  • Reel relatives: After star kids, star cousins enter Bollywood April 25, 2012

    Nepotism in Bollywood is usually about sons and daughters taking on their star parents' mantle. But of late, cousins too have started getting their share of the limelight. ...
  • Modi and Nitish are like cousins: Lalu Prasad April 8, 2012

    Patna: RJD supremo Lalu Prasad on Saturday said Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and his Bihar counterpart Nitish Kumar are like "cousins" on communal issues. "Both Modi and Kumar are like cousin brothers in relation to communal matters," Lalu Prasad said. He made this sarcastic remark when his...
  • Gerrard feels for cousin after penalty miss February 27, 2012

    Wembley: Before heading up the Wembley steps to collect the League Cup on Sunday, Steven Gerrard made sure he sought out cousin Anthony, whose penalty miss gave Liverpool a dramatic victory over Championship side Cardiff City. The match had ended 2-2 after extra time and when the nerve-jangling shoot-out ended with...
  • Hariharan composing for his first Hindi movie May 11, 2011

    Mumbai: Multilingual singer-composer Hariharan, who feels that film music needs a makeover, is making music for his first Hindi film and says he's trying to do something different. "I am doing music for a Hindi film. It's called Saada. I am trying to give something new. I have done two Tamil...
  • Pataudi's first cousin may become new ISI chief May 10, 2011

    Cricketing legend Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi's first cousin, Major General Isfandiyar Ali Pataudi, could be the next ISI Chief, reports the Times of India. ...
  • Twentieth Century Fox sues BR Films May 6, 2009

    Mumbai: Hollywood studio Twentieth Century Fox has filed a case of copyright infringement against BR Films. The Hollywood studio has claimed hat BR Films' Banda Yeh Bindaas Hai is a copy of its 1992 release My Cousin Vinny. "It's as much of a surprise as it is to you as...
  • Yasin Malik's cousin dead, protests in Srinagar February 24, 2009

    Srinagar: Protests erupted in Srinagar on Tuesday after Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief Muhammad Yasin Malik's cousin was found dead under mysterious circumstances. The body of Shabir Ahmad Sheikh, an autorickshaw driver, was found in Bemina locality Tuesday morning. "He had been strangled to death," a local resident said. Once the...
  • Govinda in My Cousin Vinny's Bollywood version August 6, 2008

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ravi Chopra has said his upcoming film Banda Yeh Bindaas Hai is an adaptation of Hollywood movie My Cousin Vinny and not a remake. "I chose it (My Cousin Vinny) because it the finest comedy I have seen in recent times and I bought the rights," Chopra said. The...
  • 'Inspirational' story: Bollywood copies right March 19, 2008

    Mumbai: Remember the Hollywood film My Cousin Vinny starring Joe Pesci and Marisa Tomei? Now get ready to see the film in its Bollywood avtaar titled Banda Yeh Bindaas Hai starring Govinda, Tabu and Lara Dutta. Only this time, producer-director Ravi Chopra has officially bought the rights of the original. “The...
  • Colonial Cousins set for comeback June 20, 2007

    New Delhi It's been nearly seven years since their last musical collaboration. But music buffs can now look forward to what would be a reunion of two extremely gifted and popular music makers. Ghazal and contemporary singer Hariharan and musician-producer Leslie Lewis, have decided to join hands again...