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Pictorially Correct: UP bags ‘Best State’ award for skills development

Pictorially Correct: UP bags ‘Best State’ award for skills development

Mar 17, 2016 Comments

Akhilesh Yadav must be a proud man after UP was awarded best state for skills development. But what skills are we talking about here.

Modi’s wax statue at Madam Tussauds

Modi’s wax statue at Madam Tussauds

Mar 17, 2016 Comments

A glimpse of what PM Modi’s wax statue at Madam Tussauds will look like.

SAARC Meet 2016: Sushma Swaraj and Sartaj Aziz having a discussion

SAARC Meet 2016: Sushma Swaraj and Sartaj Aziz having a discussion

Mar 17, 2016 Comments

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj having a discussion with Sartaj Aziz. Clearly there is something she is not happy about.

Pictorially Correct: Vijay Mallya reacts to Arun Jaitley’s statement

Pictorially Correct: Vijay Mallya reacts to Arun Jaitley’s statement

Mar 17, 2016 Comments

Finance Minister may have ‘plans’ to recover every penny, but Vijay Mallya has the last laugh

Intellectuals demand ban on word “Anti National”, want it replaced with “Differently patriotic”

Intellectuals demand ban on word “Anti National”, want it replaced with “Differently patriotic”

Feb 19, 2016 Comments

The use of the word “Anti-National” has been proposed to be replaced with “Differently patriotic” by some intellectuals.

AAP to subsidize newspaper bills of Non-Delhi residents who read their newspaper ads

AAP to subsidize newspaper bills of Non-Delhi residents who read their newspaper ads

Feb 15, 2016 Comments

Fed up with people questioning their wisdom to give print ads in newspapers across India, AAP has decided to subsidize the newspaper bills of those who didn’t like their print ads.

Chinese President Xi Jinping sends his army to Arunachal after hearing India accepted President’s rule

Chinese President Xi Jinping sends his army to Arunachal after hearing India accepted President’s rule

Jan 28, 2016 Comments

Chinese President Xi Jinping has applauded Indian Government for finally accepting President’s rule in the state of Arunachal Pradesh. Mr Jinping has thanked Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his cabinet for this friendly gesture and has promised to decrease Chinese incursions in Ladakh by 50% in return.

We are not dropping cases, Lalu is returning those to protest against intolerance: Nitish

We are not dropping cases, Lalu is returning those to protest against intolerance: Nitish

Jan 28, 2016 Comments

Nitish Kumar claims that a “case wapsi” campaign has been launched by Lalu Yadav to protest against the rising intolerance.

Pranav Dhanawade rejects Indian call up as he fears Indian bowlers can’t defend 1000 runs

Pranav Dhanawade rejects Indian call up as he fears Indian bowlers can’t defend 1000 runs

Jan 18, 2016 Comments

In a surprising development, Pranav Dhanawade, who recently scored unimaginable 1009 runs in an innings in Mumbai school cricket, has rejected BCCI offer to join the India team.

Arnab Goswami declares himself winner of all past and future Newshour debates

Arnab Goswami declares himself winner of all past and future Newshour debates

Jan 9, 2016 Comments

Arnab Goswami – the famed conductor of and primary noise generator on the daily Newshour debate, today declared that he was the winner of all past and future debates.