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In an incident that has shocked even repressive, authoritarian regimes in the Middle East and China, let alone liberal ones committed to free- speech, Nitin Paranjpe, a second year engineering student from Pune, was arrested for posting facetious messages about certain public figures on social asocial networking site, Google+. A shell-shocked Nitin was heard screaming, [...]

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Shaken by the arrest of a 21 year old from Mumbai over a Facebook status message that, among other things, ‘hurt’ religious sentiments as per the colonial era Indian Penal Code and caused general inconvenience as per Sec 66(a) of the Information Technology Act,  Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg  took to stage in a Steve Jobs like [...]

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India’s premier bank, State Bank of India, has introduced an all new ‘anticipatory bail’ loan scheme for Facebook and Twitter users, who face a high likelihood of getting arrested under various colonial era provisions of the Indian Penal Code and the draconian Information Technology Act. This comes in the wake of the arrest of two [...]

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In a surprising turn of events, Apple announced the launch of iPhone 7 on its US website this morning. The announcement, coming barely a month after the launch of iPhone 5, took many fans by surprise, particularly those who are still waiting to receive their iPhone 5 orders. The announcement however was taken down after a couple of hours when officials [...]

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After posting a record loss of Rs. 753.55 cr for the September quarter of the current fiscal, Kingfisher Airlines has decided to convert itself into  a ‘not for profit’ Section 25 company. Under the new legal, structure, KFA will still continue flight operations, but will pursue it as a charitable endeavor, unencumbered by the pesky [...]

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MUMBAI – Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and CEO of Reliance Industries, confirmed rumors today that he plans to purchase the UPA government and rights to all governments that will be elected in the future in India. “I know that the people of India are impatient with the government and don’t trust political parties,” said Mr. Ambani, [...]

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Prime Minister’s adviser Sam Pitroda held another impromptu Twitter meet today, to seek legal options against Janata party president and anti-corruption crusader Dr.Subramanian Swamy. “We want to keep all our options open. I’m now holding a meet on Twitter under the hashtag #SueSwamy. The meet will see eminent Indian lawyers who are on Twitter offering [...]

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The ardent desire of thousands of faithful Congress workers has finally been answered: Shri Rahul Gandhi has decided to formally join the top echelons of the administration by becoming a RIL board member. The Congress yuvraj will be directly reporting to RIL chairman, Shri Mukesh Ambani, who, as everyone knows, runs the country. Confirming the [...]

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The Indian Grand prix didn’t go too well for Vijay Mallya and his son Siddharth Mallya, with the media doggedly hounding the baron over KFA issues. The Mallyas took to Facebook to express their frustration. Our Unreal Facebook reporter was quick enough to grab a snapshot:

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After the overwhelming successes of the past editions of their fantasy cricket game “Super Selector”, sports broadcasting television network ESPN-STAR, whose fantasy cricket game ‘Super Selector’ has met with heady success, has decided to extend the concept to India’s recurring cabinet reshuffles as well. This is the first time in history that a sports broadcasting [...]

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