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With DU admissions delayed, boy puts his marks in bank to earn interest on it and qualify for cutoffs

With DU admissions delayed, boy puts his marks in bank to earn interest on it and qualify for cutoffs

Jun 24, 2014 Comments

A new bank is offering interests on marks deposited by students. It is also allowing poor students to borrow marks by promising to repay those in future.

Without-ticket passengers protest over charging money for rail travel

Without-ticket passengers protest over charging money for rail travel

Jun 23, 2014 Comments

The agenda of the protesters was to remove ticket system in Indian Railways and to allow everyone to travel from anywhere to anywhere within India at free cost.

IIT student concentrating hard on research in physics to finally get a banking job

IIT student concentrating hard on research in physics to finally get a banking job

Jun 21, 2014 Comments

A second year Engineering Physics student at IIT Bombay is concentrating really hard on research in physics, so that he could finally get a job in an investment bank.

People in Uttar Pradesh protest after sudden electricity supply in the state

People in Uttar Pradesh protest after sudden electricity supply in the state

Jun 11, 2014 Comments

This unexpected and uncharacteristic goof up by UP electricity board was enough to create a state of frenzy on the streets with many people seen protesting outside chief minister Akhilesh Yadav’s office.

Easy to smuggle, do-it-yourself coolers available in Munirka, hostel residents happy

Easy to smuggle, do-it-yourself coolers available in Munirka, hostel residents happy

Jun 3, 2014 Comments

Air Coolers are banned in the student hostels at IIT Delhi and JNU so students had to resort to tricks to smuggle them in to survive the scorching summers of Delhi.

BJP lawyer confuses Article 370 with Section 377, ends up fighting for LGBT rights

BJP lawyer confuses Article 370 with Section 377, ends up fighting for LGBT rights

Jun 1, 2014 Comments

A day after producing a Faking News article as evidence in the court proceedings; Pinky Anand, the BJP lawyer today confused Article 370 with controversial Section 377 and ended up batting for LGBT rights.

Engineering student demands Article 370 to be deployed in his room

Engineering student demands Article 370 to be deployed in his room

May 30, 2014 Comments

Amid political heat waves over issue of Article 370, Rohan, an engineering student, has demanded that his family applies Article 370 in his room.

BMC starts crash course for motorists to identify depth of potholes

BMC starts crash course for motorists to identify depth of potholes

May 21, 2014 Comments

The monsoons are about to hit Mumbai (at least that’s what the weatherman is saying) and the BMC has still not been able to do anything about the pathetic condition of the roads.

Bachelors protest after frequent questioning by societies in Gurgaon

Bachelors protest after frequent questioning by societies in Gurgaon

Apr 20, 2014 Comments

Bachelors from the city have gone into a city wide peaceful protest with daaru, beer and triple riding on bikes, against societies for their frequent questioning on their way of living.

After watching interviews of various politicians on TV, candidate demands list of questions before his job interview

After watching interviews of various politicians on TV, candidate demands list of questions before his job interview

Apr 17, 2014 Comments

Vikas Pawar, who recently watched Rahul Gandhi and Narendra Modi’s lollipop interviews on TV immediately liked the idea of knowing the questions before coming to the interview.