NEW DELHI: It’s a story of sheer horror. And a repeat of exactly what happens when mobs are primed to attack on the basis of rumours that convince them that they are defending themselves. When actually they are under no thre .. Read More

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THE RISE OF VIGILANTISM....IN INDIA

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NEW DELHI: It’s a story of sheer horror. And a repeat of exactly what happens when mobs are primed to attack on the basis of rumours that convince them that they are defending themselves. When actually they are under no thre... Read More

YOGI ADITYANATH TO TAKE OATH AS UP CM, INTERNET HAS THE LAST LAUGH

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NEW DELHI: Criticism accompanied the news that Yogi Adityanath will be the next Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, as several people pointed out that charges against the BJP leader include attempt to murder, criminal intimidation, r... Read More

GUJARAT'S GADHAS, PEEPING TOMS AND SCAM: U.P. ELECTIONS AMP UP THE RHETORIC

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LUCKNOW: At a rally in Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi with a reference to a Gujarat Tourism TV advertisement. "I request the century's biggest superstar, please don... Read More

A TRIBUTE TO THE RADIO - THE ORIGINAL SOCIAL MEDIA

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This month, February 13 was celebrated as World Radio Day -- the significance of which is usually lost in a world where cultural trends are set by the internet generation. In this era of Google, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat, we often ... Read More

THE WAR ON V-DAY BEGINS AGAIN; ANTI VALENTINE'S ADS SPRING UP AT METRO STATIONS

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NEW DELHI: Valentine’s Day is known the world over as a day of love. It’s an occasion marked with flowers, presents and courtship, as the winged Cupid brings lovers together. In India, however, the day of love attracts... Read More

SALMAN KHAN ACQUITTED IN 98 ARMS ACT CASE: TWITTER NOT SURPRISED

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NEW DELHI: The words “Arms Act Case” and “Blackbuck” are trending on Twitter currently, as news emerges that actor Salman Khan has been acquitted by the Jodhpur Court in a case related to the alleged poachi... Read More

TREVOR NOAH IS FRIGHTENED BY DONALD TRUMP'S PRESSER, AS WE SHOULD ALL BE

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The Daily Show’s Trevor Noah took on president-elect Donald Trump once again, this time focussing specifically on the soon-to-be President’s recent press conference.

At the press conference, Trump denied CNN’s Ji... Read More

THE INTERNET COMES OUT IN SUPPORT OF #BSFJAWAN AS VIDEO GOES VIRAL

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NEW DELHI: Tej Bahadur Yadav, a jawan with the Border Security Force, became a household internet name overnight after he video he posted highlighted the deplorable quality of food and conditions and quickly went viral.
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AFTER SAIF, IRFAN PATHAN IS TOLD: 'DO NOT NAME YOUR SON DAWOOD'

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NEW DELHI: Cricketer Irfan Pathan and wife Safa Baig recently welcomed a baby boy into the world. The sportsman shared the good news on microblogging site Twitter. What should have followed were congratulatory messages, but in tod... Read More

KAREENA KAPOOR AND SAIF ALI KHAN'S GOOD NEWS BRINGS OUT THE WORST ON THE INTERNET

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NEW DELHI: What’s in a name? Well, Twitter trolls and abuse are part of the answer if you’re Kareena Kapoor or Saif Ali Khan. The couple’s newborn child -- named Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi -- has become an internet ... Read More

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