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COMIC: Harayana CM-elect Manohar Lal Khattar gets a taste of Indian mainstream media

Manohar Lal Khattar’s political career took a giant leap forward after the BJP leadership declared him…

Shobha De fined for making a mess on a clean road while posing for #CleanIndia initiative

The Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai, also known as the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), has…

Modi wave or tsunami? Rahul Gandhi to do a holistic aerial survey of Congress party to assess damage

Facing the heat after yet another series of electoral routs and keen to be seen…

In Pictures: When Indian celebs took up #HellYeah challenge to troll one another

Last night, the newest Congress spokesperson on the block on English channel debates, Americai Narayanan,…

Congress plans to de-list from Parliament, State Assemblies following electoral reverses

Following the string of drubbings at the electoral hustings – Rajasthan, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh,…

Facebook Wall: Politicians, pundits deconstruct Maharashtra, Haryana elections verdict

While Haryana has selected a clear winner, Maharashtra has thrown up a scenario in which, to…

After West Indies, Indian team revolts, says will not play against Sri Lanka

The striking West Indian cricketers may soon be joined by their Indian counterparts. Sources in…

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N Srinivasan, Supreme Court arrive at compromise: TN CM Panneerselvam to take over as BCCI President

Tamil Nadu CM O Pannerselvam’s career graph could hit a new high (or low, depending on one’s point of view). N Srinivasan said he is no longer interested in getting reinstated as BCCI President and has instead nominated the staunch Amma aide in his stead. “Tired of fighting with the Supreme Court, paa, and trying…

Uday Chopra hires Ravi Shastri to revive acting career, after turn-around of Team India’s fortunes

Former Bollywood actor (editor: ROFL) Uday Chopra has hired Team India director Ravi Shastri to revive his fallen acting career. The move was spurred by Team India’s resurgence under the guidance of Shastri, as the boys regrouped after the humiliating drubbing in the Test series to clinch the ongoing ODI series against England. “Man, I…

Sivakasi’s Standard Fireworks to avoid West Bengal this Diwali fearing competition

For the first time ever, Sivakasi’s famous Standard Fireworks has announced that they will not be setting up firecracker stalls in the state of West Bengal this year, the reason being tight competition which could lead to huge losses for the company. “It is very unfortunate, but we regret to inform that we will not…

TRANSCRIPT: Rajdeep Sardesai interviews Ved Pratap Vaidik

It is a brand new day at the Sardesai household. Vaidik is seen telling Rajdeep, “Yeh bahut acche dost hain mere,” (This is my very good friend) while patting a loudly barking Nemo. A few feet away, Sagarika shuts the Bible with a satisfied sigh, and picks up the Holy Quran. There’s also the Bhagawad…

IMD to use Ashutosh’s typos in naming future natural disasters

The Indian Meteorological Department has announced that it will now use Ashutosh’s typos to decide on names for cyclones or hurricanes. According to the current naming procedures, countries constituting a particular region (the North Indian Ocean in the case of India) each come up with a list of names that are sorted alphabetically and allotted…

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Shiv Sena becomes secular, explores tie up with Congress, NCP to keep communal forces at bay

The Shiv Sena, hitherto the poster boy of ultra-chauvinistic, extreme right wing politics, may now reinvent itself as a secular party. This comes in the wake of Uddhav Thackeray’s strident criticism of PM Narendra Modi, which has won him plaudits…

Story of changed political landscape through Maharashtra’s Assembly poll political hoardings

Given the unravelling of political alliances in the run up to the Maharashtra Assembly polls,…

AAP says willing to admit Shashi Tharoor provided he drops accent, speaks like aam aadmi

Dr Shashi Tharoor today offered ‘qualified criticism’ of Aam Aadmi party chief, Arvind Kejriwal, lauding…

The 10 easy steps to writing an Open Letter to Narendra Modi

Step 1: Be a concerned citizen Now that the cause of liberalism has been lost to…

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LEAKED: Shashi Tharoor’s Twitter Direct Messages (DMs) after being sacked as Cong spokesperson

It certainly wasn’t the best of days for senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, after the…

Facebook Wall: Reactions to India’s victory over West Indies in 2nd Ind vs WI ODI

After getting whupped in the first ODI, Team India returned to form in style, with…

LEAKED: Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi’s Gmail inbox

Indian child rights campaigner, Kailash Satyarthi, did India proud by winning the Nobel Peace Prize…

Facebook Wall: Reactions to govt’s statement that it can’t disclose names of black money holders

Earlier today, Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi told the Supreme Court that it may not be able to disclose the names of those who have stashed black money abroad on account of constraints under the double taxation avoidance agreements. As expected,…