Face Off

  • Face-off: Congress, BJP play blame game over chopper deal February 15, 2013

    Even as the Ministry of Defence on Friday initiated the process to scrap the deal with AgustaWestland for 12 VVIP helicopters, the Congress and the BJP are busy playing blame game over it. In CNN-IBN's face-off, Congress's Renuka Choudhury and BJP's Kirit Somaiya joined in to discuss who is...
  • Haasan has been pushed to the wall, says Ramesh Arvind January 31, 2013

    Bangalore: Extending his support to Kamal Haasan, popular multi lingual actor Ramesh Arvind hoped the controversy surrounding the release of 'Vishwaroopam' would be sorted out amicably. "I am really pained by the statement made by Kamal that he might seek a secular place in the country or overseas to live as...
  • Ishant, Kamran fined for verbal face-off December 26, 2012

    Dubai: The ICC on Wednesday penalised Indian pacer Ishant Sharma and Pakistan batsman Kamran Akmal for an altercation during the opening Twenty20 International between the arch-rivals in Bangalore. While Akmal was penalised 5 per cent of his match fee after he pleaded guilty to breaches of Article 2.1.8 of the...
  • Watch: Is this Roddick or Serena or Nadal or Djokovic? November 20, 2012

    More than Andy Roddick's 6-4, 4-6, 10-7 victory over Milos Raonic at the Sport Chek Face-off tennis exhibition in Canada, it was his imitation of the present and former greats that made the headlines. Have a look: ...
  • Kamal Haasan: Poured all my energy into 'Vishwaroopam' November 8, 2012

    Chennai, Nov 7: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan says his Hollywood dream will take some time to come true as he is currently busy wrapping up his Tamil action-thriller 'Vishwaroopam'. "I've poured all my energy and focus into 'Vishwaroopam' now. I can't think of Hollywood project until my current one is complete. Although...
  • 'LOTR' producer keen to work with Kamal Haasan October 16, 2012

    Chennai, Oct 16: Hollywood producer Barrie M Osborne, known for producing 'Face Off' and the 'Lord Of The Rings' series, is keen to work with southern actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan. Osborne was impressed with Kamal after watching his work in the forthcoming Tamil action-thriller 'Vishwaroopam'. "After I saw his soon-to-be-released film, I was...
  • Create congenial climate in units: Army Chief August 18, 2012

    Leh: Against the backdrop of stand-offs between officers and jawans, Army Chief General Bikarm Singh on Saturday asked the battalion commanders to create a "congenial climate" in their units for the overall growth of the organisation. "General Singh emphasised the core values of the Army and stressed upon the Commanding Officers...
  • Antony seeks report on trouble in J&K Army camp August 9, 2012

    New Delhi: In yet another instance of friction in an Army unit, jawans and officers of an armoured unit were allegedly involved in a face-off after a soldier committed suicide on Wednesday in Samba district in Jammu and Kashmir. This is the second such incident in the last four months when...
  • Can corporates avoid criminal liability for fire on their premises? January 3, 2012

    FICCI wrote a letter to the WB Govt saying it was necessary to ensure that no victimization of people took place in the name of justice. ...
  • Face-off: The J&K Assembly ruckus October 3, 2011

    The Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Monday witnessed uproarious scenes over the issue of custodial death of a National Conference worker, Saeed Yousuf. ...
  • Ram and Shyam cases of Parliament May 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Looks don't always matter in politics but if your rival looks pretty much like you, it’s become Ram and Shyam case. ...