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Nitin Gadkari has gone through a lot over the last two days. From being reckoned as a near certain choice for another term as the BJP President, to being pipped to the post by Rajnath Singh, Gadkari’s story could perhaps be captured in one line – cricket scorecard style: Nitin Gadkari c I-T Department b [...]

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Congress leaders must really love The Unreal Times, for we found in our inbox an invite to Congress’ two-day Chintan Shivir in Jaipur, last evening. We wasted no time in sending our correspondent SLR Sivarasan to the Pink City to record proceedings. Here’s a quick recap of what happened at the Shivir:  

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The ruling Congress party’s ongoing brainstorming session in Jaipur to formulate positions on pressing national issues and fine-tune strategy to retain power after the 2014 General Elections has generated prodigious amounts of hot air as a by-product. So much so that it has earned a rebuke from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the [...]

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Manchester United had a special motivational visitor this week in none other than India’s senior opposition leader Mrs.Sushma Swaraj. The BJP leader spent some quality time with Sir Alex Ferguson and ManU’s key striker, Robin Van Persie. Mrs.Swaraj’s highly passionate and high-decibel speech stirred up the players as well as Sir Ferguson, who had never [...]

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Finally breaking his silence over mounting criticism of his wooden public demeanour and apparent lack of emoting skills, Dr. Manmohan Singh lashed out his detractors. “Cut me some slack here, guys,” screeched the otherwise soft-spoken PM, “at least I can emote much better than John Abraham.” Dr. Singh contends that surely if John can enjoy [...]

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UTLeaks Secret Agent 01 a.k.a Boolean Assinghe a.k.a Boolean Assinghame (in Tamil Nadu) managed to intercept yet another top secret communication between Japanese researcher on TV equipment, Tashiko Yavawa and the Japanese government about Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s TV remote, which we duly present here:

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In one of the most incredible stories to break out this year, it has been reported that a BPL household in Bihar has actually managed to come out of poverty with the aid of various social sector and poverty alleviation schemes of the Union and State governments. Dablu Kumar, a BPL card-holder from Chikni Dumaria [...]

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There has been a spate of people doing insane things and making insane comments these days. It’s like these guys are in a contest of who’s more outrageous than the other. Given the flurry of activity, it must be confusing to keep track of the players and their chances of winning. Here’s a handy guide [...]

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The Indian government’s insipid response to Pakistan’s barbaric actions has left the nation seething. But due to some highly unexpected events, the government eventually managed to provide Pakistan with an aggressive response. What caused the government to become aggressive all of a sudden? The UnReal Times photographer Atul Baskarbe brings us the story in pictures, from the [...]

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Just hours after a hike in rail fares was announced on Wednesday by Union Railways Minister, Pawan Kumar Bansal, Trinamool Congress supremo cum West Bengal Chief Minister, Mamata Bannerjee, has demanded a rollback of the price hike. Mamata who had withdrawn her support from the UPA in September 2012 after petrol prices were raised, has even threatened [...]

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