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The AAP denounced Rajdeep Sardesai’s behaviour after the AAP core committee went through raw footage of the altercation between Rajdeep Sardesai and the crowd at Madison Square. ”Our first instinct was to trend #IstandwithRajdeep,” Manish Sisodiya told The UnReal Times, “what with lot of people insinuating that Rajdeep was behaving like an AAP leader and all [...]

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The scuffle between Rajdeep Sardesai and irate NRIs gathered in Madison Square could have gotten a lot uglier but for the timely intervention by Twitter CEO, Dick Costello, a live witness to the sordid proceedings. As soon as an enraged Rajdeep lunged at one of the NRIs, the Twitter CEO swung into action, reminding Rajdeep [...]

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After the recent Delhi High Court ruling that the Indian Institute of Planning and Management (IIPM) cannot use terms like BBA, MBA or management course for its courses, Arindam Chaudhuri, the director of IIPM, has decided to open a new court of justice with a tagline “Dare to think beyond HCs and SC”. The new [...]

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The AIADMK Legislative Board has unanimously nominated Dr Manmohan Singh as the new Tamil Nadu CM following Amma’s conviction in the so called disproportionate assets case. “Some other names like a chap called Paneerselvam as the candidate to take over as the acting CM was doing the rounds but we were all unanimous that we [...]

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The Indian Institute of Planning and Management has filed a lawsuit in the Silchar Civil Court claiming damages to the tune of Rs 500 crore against the Delhi High Court, citing “grave harassment and injury”. The Delhi High Court had passed a judgment ordering IIPM to stop pretending to be a B-school or anything even [...]

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The mahabreakup – Shiv Sena, BJP dissolving their 25 year old relationship followed by NCP ending its 15 year old dalliance with the Congress – has sent shock waves through both the secular and communal camps across India. Addressing a joint press conference, a distressed Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad Yadav appealed to the Congress [...]

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On the morning of his 82nd birthday, former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh, after resisting the reflexive urge to call 10, Janpath to receive his birthday wishes, walked out to the balcony to find a heap of greeting cards and gifts from his admirers. Later, his man Friday, Happy Singh, who’s a fan of The [...]

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Averting what would have likely been a major crisis for the party, the Congress restrained Bandra MLA Baba Siddique from attempting to patch things up between the Shiv Sena and BJP, who have more or less dissolved their political marriage. “Phew! Taking a leaf out of the recent bypoll results in UP and Bihar, the major part [...]

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After tying up with Huffington Post to facilitate its entry into India, the Times Group is all set to ink a deal with American men’s lifestyle magazine, Playboy. The deal will combine Times Group’s unrivalled expertise in titillating readers with Playboy’s local knowledge and help Times Group penetrate the American market. Announcing the deal, a [...]

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For once, Congress spin-doctors, authorized and unauthorized spokespersons, and loose-cannons like Diggy find themselves in a very pleasant situation: the grand old party has performed not too badly in the by-polls, and these grandees now face the welcome challenge of imaginatively crediting Rahul Gandhi for the electoral wins. “Agreed, we still have our task cut [...]

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