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When Indian celebrities get trapped in an elevator – Part I

When an ordinary person gets trapped in an elevator, he/she presses the red button if…

In Pictures: The inside story behind the withdrawal of Tarun Tejpal’s invitation to TOI Litfest

After a prolonged period off the limelight, Tehelka founder and rape accused Tarun Tejpal made…

Facebook Wall: Smriti Irani draws criticism after her astrologer predicts she’ll become president

Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani, on a visit to Rajasthan, sought expert counsel on her…

In Pictures: Amit Shah doing things

Now that he is one of the most powerful leaders in Indian politics, questions are…

COMIC: When Birbal Jha accused Chetan Bhagat of plagiarism

An English scholar from Bihar has claimed that banker-turned-author Chetan Bhagat lifted the plot of…

Asaram Bapu trolls trend #InviteBapujiForTOILitFest after TOI invites Tarun Tejpal for LitFest

Asaram Bapu’s champion Twitter troll army has demanded that the TOI group invite their revered…

PETA ambassadors to do a full monty in support of Abhishek Manu Singhvi for protecting termites

Abhishek Manu Singhvi, a loyal congress spokesperson and a leading Supreme Court lawyer, who is…

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Missing Joginder Sharma – MS Dhoni’s column for The UnReal Times

Inspired by Harsha Bhogle’s column ‘Missing Virender Sehwag’, Indian skipper Dhoni has penned his own thoughts on yesteryear T20 bowling legend, Joginder Sharma, the man who won us our one and only T20 World Cup and ushered in the IPL era. Here it is: Well, of course, I think I am missing Joginder Sharma. To…

Anushka Sharma declared “Man of Series” for sitting through all 5 India-Sri Lanka ODIs

Earlier the subject of ridicule, Anushka Sharma’s name is now taken in awe in Indian cricketing circles for having the gumption to sit through all the five matches of the recently concluded, ultra-mega-giga boring India-Sri Lanka ODI series. Perhaps it was for love. Perhaps it was for love combined with a genuine interest in the…

Kota opens “pre-Interstellar” coaching classes to help people understand movie better

The city of Kota in Rajasthan, synonymous with “IIT coaching hub,” has added yet another tuition center to its list, this time a “pre-Interstellar” training institute. The institute, being the first of its kind, will impart, in a crash course, significant and appropriate lessons in various concepts of physics and astronomy that are prerequisites for…

TRANSCRIPT: Chat between Devendra Fadnavis and Nitin Gadkari ahead of govt formation in Maharashtra

All eyes in Maharashtra are on BJP leaders Devendra Fadnavis and Nitin Gadkari, with the mainstream media agog with speculation over who among the two would go on to become the Chief Minister of the state. The two leaders have been in continuing discussions over the matter, even over Google chat. The UnReal Times Google correspondent…

Bengaluru based start-up to convert all black-money to Bitcoins to avoid seizure

In this era of “there’s an app for everything”, a Bengaluru based start-up is offering politicians and businessmen an easy way to convert all their black money that they’ve stacked in real and proxy foreign bank accounts into “bitcoins” to safely hide them under anonymous bitcoin wallets. Currently the service is open only for Indian…

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Azam Khan now demands that former president Abdul Kalam’s missiles be handed over to Waqf Board

Samajwadi Party leader and proud owner of 25 Jersey buffaloes Azam Khan has demanded that all missiles developed under the leadership of former President Abdul Kalam must be handed over to the Waqf Board. Only a day back Azam had…

Congress, DMK, other UPA allies appeal to Supreme Court to let Ranjit Sinha give himself clean chit

A bevy of Congress heavyweights including former Home Minister Chidambaram, SP supremo Mulayam Singh, BSP’s…

Comrade Prakash Karat’s open letter to satire sites: Please make fun of us!

The Left’s fortunes have sunk even lower than the Congress’. What’s worse, the media, not…

Salman Khurshid alleges that Koala which met Modi was also flown from India

After claiming that the large crowds that attended Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speeches abroad were…

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Facebook Wall: Reactions to N Srinivasan, Meiyappan, Kundra being named in Mudgal Report

The Supreme Court of India made public four of the 13 names being investigated by…

LEAKED: Gmail inbox of Rohit Sharma after his world record of 264

Rohit Sharma broke 7 records on the way to 264, the highest score in the…

Facebook Wall: Reactions to Rohit Sharma’s record breaking 264 at Eden Gardens #IndvsSL

The talented Mr.Sharma’s much talked about talent came to the fore again as he destroyed…

Facebook Wall: Reactions to US President Barack Obama attending India’s Republic Day as Chief Guest

Prime Minister Narendra Modi sent mainstream and social media alike into a tizzy after Barack Obama accepted his invite to attend India’s Republic Day celebration as the Chief Guest. Reactions poured in on Twitter and Facebook. The UnReal Times correspondent…