Oh brother! Fraternal rivalries that spill out into public life


Wednesday 27 March 2013 12:19

Ever since Cain and Abel high profile fraternal joshing has made onlookers uneasy.

Celeb brotherly rivalry of the sporting, journalistic, political and other kinds has rarely ended in fratricide, thankfully. But it has been the source of healthy speculation as to the tempers displayed over family lunches at Christmas.

Following David Miliband's retreat from politics, leaving his brother Ed a rather beleaguered Labour leader, The Independent online has rounded up a selection of other brothers who share - or refuse to share! - the limelight.

Click here or on "View Images" to launch

Join our new commenting forum

Join thought-provoking conversations, follow other Independent readers and see their replies

View comments