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Dawood Ibrahim today sent a legal notice to Google, suing the Search giant for defamation after Emraan Hashmi’s picture appeared next to his bio on a Google search result. Still seething with anger when The UnReal Times’ reporter Darkha Butt rang him up for a comment, Dawood said, “I still cannot believe this is happening [...]

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After ending the five year long association with the Indian Premier League (IPL) as its title sponsor, realty firm DLF has decided to enter the world of social activism by sponsoring Arvind Kejriwal’s India against Corruption (IAC). Justifying the decision, DLF chairman Shri K P Singh said, “IAC has done for us in a matter [...]

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What should have been just another exam in the litany of surprise quizzes, exams, cold-calling, assignments and projects that first year management students of IIM-A are subjected to in preparation for the rigours of corporate life turned into a veritable nightmare for the denizens of India’s premier management institution. Students taking the first term course, [...]

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Thousands of internet con-men based in Nigeria, infamously known as the “Nigerian scamsters“, have modified their modus operandi and have begun to pose as DLF agents, in the wake of news about a seemingly controversial business deal between so called businessman Robert Vadra, and real estate company DLF, in which the latter extended an interest-free, unsecured loan [...]

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Under attack from India against Corruption’s Arvind Kejriwal and Prashant Bhushan for allegedly amassing wealth beyond known sources of income, Robert Vadra rubbished the accusations, saying he was associated with DLF as a management consultant and that he had merely been remunerated for his consulting advice to the real estate conglomerate during the 2007-10 period. DLF [...]

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Leading online classifieds company, Quikr, has roped in Pakistan’s flamboyant Shahid Afridi as its brand ambassador, after his latest all too brief stay at the crease in yesterday’s high voltage Indo-Pakistan clash. A new set of ads will now showcase a cute lady selling her bike through Quikr’s website in the same amount of time [...]

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India Inc may rank poorly on global indices that assess innovation and competitiveness but has scored very highly on a crucial measure of economic performance – crony capitalism. US-based MisFortune magazine has published the “Crony Fortune 100″, its first ever list of world’s 100 largest and most powerful corporations that derive their competitive advantage from [...]

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Premier investment bank, Goldman Sachs, is now offering options to hedge the risks posed by Mulayam Singh Yadav’s random U turns in politics. Justifying the move, Jeff Goldbaum, Vice President of the Exotic Derivatives Trading Desk at Goldman said, “Mulayam’s stand on issues fluctuate stochastically just like stock prices. So we thought it made good [...]

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Renowned international journal, ‘What Ho!’, has reported that elements of the Periodic Table may be rearranged on the basis of the magnitude of the corresponding government scam.  A report on its website states: “In light of new revelations around the ‘thorium scam’, scientists have decided to re-arrange elements in the periodic table based on the [...]

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Even as accolades pour in from all corners of the globe on the joyous occasion of Dr.Manmohan Singh’s 80th birthday, Google has paid a very special homage to the father of economic reforms with its special doodle – a special Manmohan piano that doesn’t make any sounds unless the user identifies herself as Sonia Gandhi. [...]

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