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The Congress Working Committee (CWC), which convened today to take stock of recent developments, held desultory discussions on sundry issues before ending the meet on a conclusive note by unanimously passing a resolution crediting AICC general secretary Shri Rahul Gandhi for Italy’s fine run in the Euro2012 championship which culminated with a 0-4 drubbing in [...]

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Incensed by the results of the Facebook poll conducted by Chetan Bhagat (the question being “Who should be India’s PM?”), Rahul Gandhi has decided to hit back by conducting his own poll as to “Who is the Prime Writer of India – Chetan Bhagat or Shobha De?” Tearing a few pages of Chetan Bhagat’s latest [...]

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A meme is defined as ‘an element of culture or behaviour that may be passed from one individual to another via non-genetic means, especially imitation’. Enterprising individuals (particularly those at www.quickmeme.com), however, have stretched this definition and created “memes” about practically everything. We thought it was time we had one on our dear yuvraj.

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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh surprised citizens all over the country today, by announcing a new TV show, “Mounameva Jayatey.” The show, inspired by the highly popular “Satyameva Jayatey” aired on Star Plus and hosted by actor Aamir Khan, will have the PM do a similar act. However, the key differentiating factor being that he will [...]

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Strongly anticipating a fire outbreak at his residence, particularly in the room with the shelf containing an enormous volume of files of the ongoing 2G trial, Janata Party president and anti-corruption crusader Dr. Subramanian Swamy has installed an automatic fire-management system as a precautionary measure. The move comes in the wake of a recent spate [...]

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Although no political party or even citizen has approached her as such to contest for a second term to the nation’s highest constitutional post, President Pratibha Patil thought it fit to officially clarify that she was not in the Presidential race. “There is so much confusion and intrigue surrounding the contest, yaa…Rumours of last minute [...]

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After two inconclusive meets over the Presidential candidate, NDA has decided to meet for the third time tomorrow. Their persistence and motivation to do this over and over again is indeed admirable.

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In an unexpected turn of events, film director and producer Ram Gopal Varma has declared that he would contest the Presidential elections against the UPA nominee Pranab Mukherjee. The veteran director told The Unreal Times that he will not let Mr Mukherjee win unopposed. “I might lose, but will still contest the Presidential poll. Pranab [...]

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Both had humble, lower middle class origins,   and mirrored each other in their rise.   Through sheer perseverance and dedication…   they scaled the summits of their chosen professions.   Life was heady and glamorous at the top,   but it also included dalliances with unsavory characters,   and then suddenly, both experienced an Icarus like fall….   BUT THE SIMILARITIES END [...]

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Minutes after Mamata Banerjee launched her Facebook page to canvass support for Shri APJ Kalam, her choice for next President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee released snapshots of the sensitive and confidential backroom negotiations conducted through Facebook, to The Unreal Times to counter Didi’s invidious campaign and bolster his standing with Facebook users. These snapshots [...]

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