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Dronacharya was a reputed teacher in the Hastinapur Institute of Technology. Despite being widely respected, and being responsible for shaping the youth of the province, he was rather underpaid. He did get a good teaching offer from the US, but the posting was in Pakistan, so Dronacharya politely declined, for he did not want a [...]

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During the long and wonderful years of the Delhi Sultanate and Mughal rule in the Indian subcontinent, we have been told in the history books that the it was a period “in which a ‘composite culture’ flowered, one in which, in spite of the errors of few who acted out of normal, non-religious motives, there [...]

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Imagine if the world suddenly were to end, what would happen around us? We can probably visualize the chaotic scenes in our cities and on the streets; we’ve seen enough of those in apocalypse movies (and by that we mean Hollywood movies like Armageddon and End of the World, not Humshakals). But what would happen [...]

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A large number of parents in Bangalore, mothers in particular, have instructed their children to call them up after crossing the Nayandahalli signal safely. The trend has taken root in the wake of the Nayandahalli signal becoming a vortex of chaos and accidents. “Earlier, I used to ask my daughter to give me a call [...]

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Do you check The Unreal Times the first thing after you get to office? Do you open The UnReal Times when you think “Let’s see whats on the news”? Are you a URT junkie? Do you need help? Take this quiz and find out. The first person to write all the right answers in the comments [...]

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The first time a young Indian boy uploads his profile on a matrimonial site, he spends a fair bit of time on it. With time, however, his perspective changes. The UnReal Times’ research wing tracked the evolution of an Indian boy’s matrimonial ad with time. We present the findings here: Age: 26 Wanted: Working girl [...]

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FIFA world cup’s going on and Football fever everywhere, But when there’s no Indian team, why would I even care? Batting and Bowling excite us, Not a bloody save from Casillas, What’s with this forward, Mid-field and defense? All I know is hitting the ball outside the fence. Cricket is my religion, Packed up with [...]

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Even Indian politicians got influenced by the Football World Cup mania like the common man and formed their respective party teams to play football matches. So a league stage comprising teams representing BJP, Congress, JD(U), LJP, TMC, CPI(M), AAP and the media was set up. In the BJP team, too many players wanted to play [...]

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Dear Dr. What Ho! I’m a student in a CBSE school in Delhi. I’ve just entered this torture chamber that they call Std XII. I think people should be happy that we go to school at all. It’s not like we’re getting paid for it. Putting such annoyances aside, I’ve been a hard working kid [...]

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We are well acquainted with the public side of Narendra Modi – the master orator, able administrator and loyal party worker but what about Narendra Damordas Modi the person? What makes him tick? What forces shaped him into what he is today? To answer some of these questions, we commissioned the prime minister elect’s younger [...]

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