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In a setback to Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, internet entrepreneurs Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have reopened their case against Facebook, this time suing Facebook for $1 billion. The decision came about after their a certain BJP leader joined the twins’ legal team – Subramanian Swamy. “PTs: Uncovered new evidence that MZ copied idea of FB [...]

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With many still recovering from the effects of Interstellar, a few trying to understand concepts such as time dilation, singularity, relativity and millions others trying to decode the Morse code, the issue finally reaches the parliament. An united opposition disrupts proceedings in Rajya Sabha and storms to the well demanding a debate on this issue [...]

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Even as millions across the country lie flabbergasted over the fact that Jackky Bhagnani’s “Youngistaan” has been nominated as an independent entry from India in the ‘best foreign language film’ category, the movie has found unexpected support from none other than top Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio. “I don’t get why Indians are so embarrassed with [...]

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Barely 24 hours after the ghastly Peshawar attacks, the Pakistani establishment ‘acted’ against terrorism by giving bail to 26/11 butcher, Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, leaving some Indians bewildered, most outraged. How did the Indian govt react? We bring you the story in pictures:           (Image sources: 5a, rest via IndiaToday.com)

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In hindsight, there was a ring of inevitability to it. When Mr Ravi Shankar Prasad had first heard that AAP had exposed him, demanding his dismissal for being on the retainership of Reliance companies even while being part of a joint parliamentary committee on telecom issues (in other words, an Ambani agent), the communications minister [...]

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Sakaala Gowda, a Bengaluru-based auto rickshaw driver is all set to receive an award, the first of its kind, for actually starting his vehicle much before the traffic signal turned green. Moved by his gesture and giant step towards helping traffic clear soon, the Bengaluru Traffic Police decided to reward him. “Pedestrians and Automobile drivers [...]

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The CBI’s meandering investigation into the gargantuan coal scam may have hit a definitive road block after the special court directed the premier investigation agency to record Dr Manmohan Singh’s statement. The CBI had earlier successfully managed to avoid questioning Dr Singh but this time the judge did not seem to be in a charitable [...]

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Global furniture giant IKEA has sought to make its first major foray into the Indian consumer’s mindspace, by striking a sponsorship deal with popular Indian entertainment news channel Times Now. The furniture brand will now have its empty chairs featured on the nation’s most-watched cockfight news show, The Newshour Debate with Arnab Goswami. “Never before in the [...]

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Even as the Pakistani populace is struggling to come to grips with one of the most barbaric terrorist attacks, Army chief General Raheel Sharif hit back at the Taliban, saying they are mistaken if they think such dastardly and despicable acts are going to make the Pakistan army stop considering India as the primary security [...]

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Pakistan’s Tehreek-i-Taliban has invited journalist and Times of India columnist Bachi Karkaria to its Litfest, after the latter tweeted cautioning India against “Hindu Talibanization” after the Taliban’s ruthless, spine-chilling, blood-curdling genocide of innocent children at a school in Peshawar. The announcement was made by TTP leader Maulana Fazlullah. “After a super-awesome cakewalk of an attack [...]

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