Rivalry

  • 2 killed, 1 injured in clash over political rivalry August 18, 2014

    Two persons were shot dead and another injured in a clash between two parties over political rivalry related to panchayat polls in Rajpura area, police said. Ramveer (40) and Rambabu (32) were shot dead when the two parties opened fire at each other in Shahpur village late on Sunday night, Station...
  • Mutual admiration society: Tiger Shroff and Sooraj Pancholi go gaga over each other May 30, 2014

    Mumbai: There's no room for rivalry between young acting talents Sooraj Pancholi and Tiger Shroff even though they are being pitched against one another as the two next best things on the Bollywood block. In fact, they share mutual admiration. So, it didn't take Sooraj much persuasion to rush to see...
  • 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...
  • Man shot dead by 4 motorcycle-borne assailants over old rivalry August 22, 2013

    A man was shot dead allegedly by four persons allegedly over an old rivalry in Kotwali area, police said in Bareilly on Thursday. Satish Kashyap (45) was shot dead by four motorcycle-borne men at the bus stand when he was returning along with his brother Mahesh after seeing off his...
  • UP: Former BSP MLA shot dead in Azamgarh by unknown assailants July 19, 2013

    Former Bahujan Samajwadi Party MLA Sarvesh Kumar Singh alias Sipu was shot dead on Friday by three unknown assailants in Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh. Soon after he was shot dead, his supporters started protesting against the state government and also set several vehicles on fire in the city. ...
  • UP: Former BSP MLA shot dead, protests erupt July 19, 2013

    Azamgarh: Former Bahujan Samajwadi Party MLA Sarvesh Kumar Singh alias Sipu was shot dead on Friday by three unknown assailants in Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh. Soon after he was shot dead, his supporters started protesting against the state government and also set several vehicles on fire in the city. The BSP leader was...
  • Nun gangrape case: Victim's cousin arrested; police suspect family rivalry July 16, 2013

    Phulbani: A woman was arrested in the trainee nun gangrape case on Tuesday, taking the total number of arrests to three in the incident which took place at Odisha's Kandhamal district, police said here. The arrested woman was identified as Nalini Subhasunder, a cousin of the 28-year-old victim, they said. 32-year-old...
  • Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard ousted in party vote June 27, 2013

    Sydney: Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard lost to Kevin Rudd in a contest for her Labor Party's leadership on Wednesday. As Rudd won 57 votes to 45 in a leadership ballot of the party's lawmakers, the change has come ahead of a general election due in September, which polls suggest...
  • Haryana: Teenage school boy shot dead by classmates April 29, 2013

    Rohtak: A teenaged school student was shot dead allegedly by his classmates in a town in this Haryana district on Sunday, police said. A mob later went on a rampage setting a car on fire and vandalising the house of an accused. Nitin, 15-year-old Class 10 student, was allegedly shot...
  • Putin signs bill banning US to dopt Russian children December 28, 2012

    Moscow: President Vladimir Putin on Friday signed a bill banning Americans from adopting Russian children, part of a harsh response to a US law targeting Russians deemed to be human rights violators. Although some top Russian officials including the foreign minister openly opposed the bill and Putin himself had been...
  • Google, Amazon on collision course in 2013 December 24, 2012

    San Francisco: When Amazon.com Inc CEO Jeff Bezos got word of a project at Google Inc to scan and digitise product catalogs a decade ago, the seeds of a burgeoning rivalry were planted. The news was a "wake-up" call to Bezos, an early investor in Google. He saw it as a...
  • AP: TDP men attack Cong leader, kin August 30, 2012

    Kurnool: In a fresh incident of political rivalry, TDP activists grievously attacked a Congress leader and his family with knives and axes at Kottaburuju village in Dhone on Wednesday. According to Dhone CI Degala Prasad, village president Ranganatha Reddy (Congress) and TDP leader Emamisa Saheb have political rivalry for some...
  • Rooney-Messi rivalry heats up ahead of friendly July 10, 2012

    Gothenburg, Sweden: The Wayne Rooney and Lionel Messi rivalry is going to be revived when Manchester United and Barcelona play in a pre-season friendly here on August 8. In their friendly last year, it was Alex Ferguson’s men who emerged victorious. Even though it’s a friendly, expect both teams to put...
  • Ind-Aus a difficult series to predict: Gilchrist March 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Needless to say, the build-up to India's tour of Australia makes as much news as the tour itself. But those who have been part of the previous battles - such as the 2001 Kolkata Test - know that the moment one opponent gives an inch, the other will...
  • India, China to produce most multinationals April 30, 2010

    Mumbai: Indian and Chinese firms, seeking resources and new overseas markets as they expand, will lead a host of new multinational firms from emerging economies over the next 15 years, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers. The number of companies from emerging markets that have set up operations overseas has increased over the last...
  • Kamal Haasan on rivalry with Rajinikanth August 18, 2009

    Chennai: He debuted as a child artiste but is now fondly called a universal star. After 50 years in the film industry, actor Kamal Haasan, talks about his much-hyped rivalry with co-star Rajinikanth and a whole lot more in an exclusive interview with CNN IBN. Take a look. ...
  • Dawood's brother Anees hurt in Pak shootout: Reports June 5, 2009

    New Delhi: There have been unconfirmed reports of underground don Dawood Ibrahim's brother Anees Ibrahim being been injured in an attack. As per reports, Anees was attacked when he stepped out of an ATM outlet in Pakistan. He was caught in what seems like a shootout between the D gang...
  • I have no intention of throwing SRK off: Aamir March 19, 2009

    Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan have known to have taken potshots at each other in th past.. but all in good humour. And now in a recent interview to CNN this is what Aamir had to say about King Khan. ...
  • No gentleman's game! Tennis cries out for rivalry January 9, 2008

    Mumbai: As the countdown to the Australian Open begins, there is no doubt that World No. 1 Roger Federer is the favorite to win the title, and there is hardly a player on tour who resents Fedex's superior skills. It was an era where the margin of error was near zero,...
  • Dangerous regional divide threatens to blow Pak January 2, 2008

    Sindh: Bhutto's death and the violence that followed have exposed regional and social rifts within Pakistan like never before. As Sharif Khan walks around his petrol pump and surveys his trucks that were burnt and looted by rioting mobs he says he has been bankrupted. "All of these were being...
  • Calling shopkeepers: Biz rivals maybe behind hoax calls December 27, 2007

    New Delhi: The entire mall mile of Gurgoan was forced to shut on a Sunday. Similar scenes were played out in Noida twice during the peak Christmas shopping season. All this after hoax bomb calls. The false alarms or mere pranks resulted in customer discomfort and loss of business. Nitin...
  • Designer's studio ransacked days before fashion week September 7, 2007

    New Delhi: It was a show stealer, literally. Just a couple of days before designer Varun Bahl was to showcase his spring summer collection, some pieces of his line and the entire festival range worth Rs 60 lakh were stolen from his Noida studio last Sunday. “What’s really surprising is...
  • Prisoner shot at Indore Central jail June 11, 2007

    New Delhi: Unidentified gunmen fired at inmates of the Indore Central Jail Monday morning when a prisoner was being taken by jail authorities from one prison to another in the city. One of the inmates was shot in the chest who was later shifted to a hospital. Police say the...
  • SRK couldn't care less about TRPs January 4, 2008

    New Delhi: The debate on who — Amitabh Bachchan or Shah Rukh Khan — is hotter on hot seat in Star TV's Kaun Banega Crorepati is on, and reports on TRPs are only adding fuel to the fire. Last week, it was widely reported that viewership for SRK's KBC was...
  • Big B-SRK rivalry out in the open June 20, 2007

    Mumbai: It’s not yet clear if it has degenerated into a full-fledged war, but the Big B-SRK rivalry is out in the open now after King Khan sent a point-to-point rebuttal to some recent remarks attributed to Amitabh Bachchan. The two biggest stars of Bollywood – one an ageing icon,...
  • Bollywood divided over Big B-SRK war June 20, 2007

    Mumbai: Two of India's biggest film stars – one an ageing icon, the other the heart throb of a young generation – are fighting a battle for popularity, their rivalry revealed by subtle digs. Amitabh Bachchan is 64, a veteran who has ruled the box office for decades and is...
  • Big B-SRK feud on US comedy show June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: First he took over Amitabh Bachchan's title of King of Bollywood, then he starred in the remake of Big B's blockbuster Don and now Shah Rukh Khan has taken over as the host of popular TV show Kaun Banega Crorepati. Shah Rukh Khan is leaving no stone unturned to...