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Protests break out against “Namaste” emoji on WhatsApp, imposition of Hindutva claimed

Protests break out against “Namaste” emoji on WhatsApp, imposition of Hindutva claimed

Aug 20, 2014 Comments

After getting “Namaste” gesture dropped from the Independence Day celebrations at a school in Kerala, activists are now trying to get it dropped from WhatsApp.

Kerala school expels Hindu students, as calling their names offends religious sentiments

Kerala school expels Hindu students, as calling their names offends religious sentiments

Aug 16, 2014 Comments

After a school in Kerala banned Vande Mataram and Namaste due to its Hindu origins, another school has banned Hindu students altogether.

After opening a training center to teach protest arts, AAP to offer training in making u-turns

After opening a training center to teach protest arts, AAP to offer training in making u-turns

Aug 12, 2014 Comments

After opening “Center for Protest Arts” in Delhi, where people will be trained on how to protest, AAP has now decided to train people in another area of expertise – U-turns.

Congress afraid that Lok Sabha speaker may allow Rahul Gandhi to speak

Congress afraid that Lok Sabha speaker may allow Rahul Gandhi to speak

Aug 6, 2014 Comments

After Rahul Gandhi accused Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan of being biased towards BJP for not allowing him to speak inside the Parliament, many Congress leaders are afraid that Lok Sabha speaker may allow Rahul to speak.

AAP forms ‘Protests Squad’, assures protesting UPSC aspirants of a place in it if they fail in Civil Services exam

AAP forms ‘Protests Squad’, assures protesting UPSC aspirants of a place in it if they fail in Civil Services exam

Aug 6, 2014 Comments

Justifying the decision, Yogendra Yadav called these UPSC protesters budding aam anarchists of the country, talent and efforts of whom he felt needed recognition.

Azam Khan’s buffaloes run away once again, to shift media attention away from UP riots

Azam Khan’s buffaloes run away once again, to shift media attention away from UP riots

Jul 28, 2014 Comments

Although media is not holding Akhilesh Yadav directly responsible for Saharanpur riots and is busy discussing the root causes, the buffaloes have come forward to help.

What happened when house of famous personalities were bugged

What happened when house of famous personalities were bugged

Jul 28, 2014 Comments

Like Nitin Gadkari, houses of some other personalities were also bugged. Faking News analyzes the voice recorded in those devices and brings it to you.

Taking a cue from Shiv Sena MPs, Mumbaikars to force MLAs to drive through potholes

Taking a cue from Shiv Sena MPs, Mumbaikars to force MLAs to drive through potholes

Jul 23, 2014 Comments

Following the example of Shiv Sena MPs who protested against bad food by trying to make the catering supervisor eat a roti, Mumbaikars have devised a new method to highlight the problem of potholes.

Shiv Sena MPs to help mothers force feed children who don’t eat green vegetables

Shiv Sena MPs to help mothers force feed children who don’t eat green vegetables

Jul 23, 2014 Comments

Buoyed by their success at Maharashtra Sadan in Delhi, where they forcibly made a staffer almost eat chapati, Shiv Sena MPs have now decided to help mothers whose children are reluctant to eat green veggies.

Opposition demands parliamentary resolution condemning Archie Comics for killing Archie

Opposition demands parliamentary resolution condemning Archie Comics for killing Archie

Jul 20, 2014 Comments

Congress and Trinamool Congress has asked for resolution, in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, to condemn the Archie comics for killing Archie.