Libya`s interim Prime Minister challenged the appointment of his Islamist-backed potential successor on Wednesday, setting the stage for an intense power struggle as airstrikes targeted a militia camp in the country`s east.
China said on Monday that any successor chosen by the Dalai Lama would be "illegal" after the Tibetan spiritual leader announced that he, and not Beijing, would decide whether he should be reincarnated.
The Pak Army Chief Gen Ashfaq Pervez Kayani had mulled toppling Asif Ali Zardari and the civilian President had even made preparations for a coup or assassination, leaked US diplomatic cables have said.
Octopus Paul II, successor to the
tentacled tipster that wowed the world with his uncanny knack
of correctly predicting World Cup football games, was unveiled
amid great fanfare on Wednesday in Germany.
Once touted as a contender to head the Tata group before Ratan Tata took charge, Russi Mody feels that someone from the family alone should spearhead the USD 71 billion conglomerate and any outsider would not sound right.