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In a first of its kind, the video of a smooth working session of both the houses of Indian Parliament made it to AXN’s World’s Most Amazing Videos and also went viral on YouTube. World’s Most Amazing Videos is a reality television series that showcases accidents, disasters and other extraordinary events that are caught on [...]

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Google Inc has requested the UPA to refrain from launching yet another scheme named after Shri Rajiv Gandhi. The request comes in the wake of mounting speculation that the Food Security Bill may be named after the late leader, thereby adding to the kitty of the thousand and odd central schemes named after one of [...]

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The virtual persona of some of India’s most prestigious engineering colleges (and a few others) decided to hang out in an online chatroom. The ensuing conversation was recorded, presumably by a participant, and mailed to The UnReal Times, which we present here. UP PRIVATE COLLEGE No. 12: Hi! I am a private engineering college, and [...]

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In a move that has triggered tremors in the world of business, premier management consulting firm McKinsey has hired itself to advise itself on staying afloat and gaining traction in a sluggish market for management consulting services. Global director of the firm, Dick Dormik, felt the move was overdue to cope with a challenging business [...]

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Why are some people the way they are? Why do some politicians prefer random U-turns to consistent, secular positions? Why are some avaricious, venally so, while some others are altruistic in the truest sense? Why are some meek, always at the receiving end, in contrast to the hectoring and domineering ways of some others? Was [...]

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Sixteen year old Rahul Awasthi, a resident of urban Mumbai, suddenly became the talk of the town following his unnatural behaviour and has been kept under full time observation where he is being studied by renowned psychiatrists. The ‘problem’ with Rahul being that he is yet to show symptoms of ”Teenage Rebellion”, which is considered [...]

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CNN-IBN editor-in-chief and prominent journalist Rajdeep Sardesai had a tough night, as was evident from his “Gnight” tweet after a restructuring operation by the Network 18 group in which hundreds of employees were handed the pink slip. What was Rajdeep’s fate? The UnReal Times correspondent Atul Baskarbe brings you the inside story in pictures:           [...]

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The sun had gone down but 10, Janpath resembled a bee-hive on a late evening on the 13th of August, with courtiers scurrying around like drones through the corridor.  A Union Cabinet Minister, a veteran leader – one of the many timeservers in India’s grand old party, and a gaggle of sycophants were seated in [...]

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As rumour-mills buzzed with news of Bollywood’s hotshot director Karan Johar inviting Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on his hugely popular talk show, Koffee with Karan, news television channel NDTV’s popular anchor Nidhi Razdan wasted no time in pulling him in for an exclusive interview. Nidhi is seen gesturing at one of the studio spotboys. [...]

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With Gujarat CM Narendra Modi throwing down the gauntlet at Dr. Manmohan Singh by challenging him to a public debate on governance, the UPA leadership went scurrying for cover. How did Dr. Singh respond to the challenge? Find out here:                               [...]

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