Victory claim inflames Afghan election dispute

Presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah claimed victory on Tuesday in Afghanistan`s disputed election, blaming fraud for putting him behind in preliminary results as fears rise of instability and ethnic unrest.

Afghan forces claim victory in major Taliban battle

Afghan security forces on Saturday claimed victory against a Taliban offensive in the country`s volatile Helmand province after days of fighting seen as a test for the country`s security forces as NATO-led troops pull out.

Bashar al-Assad set for victory in wartime vote slammed by West

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was on course today to claim a sweeping victory in an election held amid raging conflict that Washington called a "disgrace".

Shah Rukh Khan `happy` post IPL victory

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) co-owner Shah Rukh Khan is elated after his team won the final of Indian Premiere League-7 (IPL).

How BJP``s online campaign proved vital for success

With the BJP registering a thumping victory in the general election, significant credit goes to the party`s online campaign to tap the general psyche by connecting with millions of youngsters.

Rajapaksa slams nations staying away from victory celebrations

President Mahinda Rajapaksa today slammed countries that stayed away from the celebrations to mark the fifth anniversary of Sri Lanka`s victory over the LTTE, and called them "blind, deaf, and dumb."

Courtney Love ordered to pay $96k for defaming fashion designer

On the same day that Courtney Love got a victory in court when a new trial was denied to a person she allegedly defamed on Twitter, a judge ordered her to pay nearly 96,000 dollars to a second person she allegedly defamed on Twitter.

Was terrified of going up-stage to collect an award: DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio says the first time an Oscar-nomination came his way, he was terrified thinking about his victory speech in front of so many people.

People out on roads to celebrate Anna`s victory

Sporting Anna caps, waving the tricolour and shouting slogans, people were seen heading towards India Gate.

Fulfillment of people`s needs lead to Cong victory in Assam

If the development plank the Cong rode on in the two previous elections endeared itself to voters in Assam, the near-absence of militancy for a considerable time made the party`s position stronger in the 2011 assembly election.

It is victory for Mamata`s struggle: Bihar Chief Minister

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
described the victory of Congress-Trinamool Congress alliance in West Bengal as that of Mamata Banerjee alone and the Congress should not be very happy about it.

Major parties hopeful of victory in Assam poll

With barely a couple of days
left for the assembly election results, major political
parties including the ruling Congress and the opposition Asom
Gana Parishad (AGP) and the BJP are hoping to form the
government in Assam.

Victory for India as government bows down to Hazare

Iconic Gandhian leader Anna Hazare Friday night declared "victory" in the campaign for a stringent Lokpal Bill to battle corruption.

It`s the victory of democracy: Sibal

"It is a victory of the democracy," Human Resources Development Minister Kapil Sibal said of the accord that had been reached on forming a joint committee of ministers and civil society leaders to draft an anti-graft legislation.

Abhi-Ash joyous at India`s World Cup victory

Bollywood`s super couple Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai are ecstatic at India`s victory against Sri Lanka in the World Cup final here Saturday. While Aishwarya says she screamed when India won, Abhishek reveled on the streets to celebrate the win.

Bollywood cheers India`s `classy` victory over arch rivals Pakistan

India`s crushing defeat of Pakistan in the World Cup cricket match in Mohali Wednesday brought cheer to Bollywood.Stars like Abhishek Bachchan, Sushmita Sen, Anupam Kher and Shilpa Shetty hailed the boys in blue for overcoming the Pakistani challenge. This is what they had to say on social networking site Twitter: Abhishek Bachchan: Maa tujhe salaam... Aur SACHIN aapko bhi! Well done team India... Diya ghumake!

West will end in `dustbin of history`: Gaddafi

"We will be victorious in the end," Gaddafi said in a live television broadcast.

Congress confident of victory in bye-polls: Nirupam

AICC Secretary Sanjay Nirupam
today expressed confidence of the party`s victory in the
coming bye-elections to three assembly constituencies in
Karnataka and said it would soon uproot the BJP government.

Nigeria`s Jonathan set for victory in primaries

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan is set to win the ruling party primaries on Friday.

Tripura poll victory shows people`s confidence in Left: CPI-M

The CPI(M) on Wednesday said the victory
of the Left Front in the Tripura civic elections was a
confirmation of the confidence shown by the people there.