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  • Watch: Baby's first time at a car wash is absolutely hilarious April 10, 2014

    A baby's first time a car wash is absolutely hilarious. He's clearly zapped by what's going on around him. ...
  • Celebrities mourn Paul Walker's tragic death December 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The tragic death of 'Fast and Furious' star Paul Walker in a car crash hasn't just left his fans but also colleagues shocked. As soon as the news of his death was confirmed many celebrities (Hollywood and Bollywood) took to Twitter to pay tribute to the star. A...
  • Live Twitter reactions: Tarun Tejpal sexual assault case November 22, 2013

    Ever since the story first broke about allegations of Tehelka founder and editor-in chief Tarun Tejpal sexually assaulting a woman colleague during a meet in Goa, social media has been abuzz with varying opinions on the case. Below is an unfiltered, realtime feed of what the Twitterverse is saying. ...
  • Fans react to Tendulkar getting Bharat Ratna with joy November 16, 2013

    Fans in Mumbai react to Sachin Tendulkar being conferred with Bharat Ratna - the highest civilian award of the country....
  • Political fraternity condemn Patna blasts October 27, 2013

    Leaders of various politcal parties have reacted strongly to the blasts in Patna which took place hours before Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's Hunkar rally. While Congress leader Digvijaya Singh questioned the timing of the blasts, the JD(U) said that it was not in good taste for...
  • Fans reaction on Sachin Tendulkar's retirement October 10, 2013

    Sachin Tendulkar has announced his retirement from Test cricket and said his 200th match against the West Indies next month would be his last. ...
  • Twitter reactions to Lalu Prasad's sentencing October 3, 2013

    RJD chief and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad has been sentenced to five years in jail and fined Rs 25 lakh in a fodder case - RC 20 A/96 - by a special CBI court on Thursday in Ranchi. With the sentencing Lalu has also been disqualified from Parliament...
  • 16 funniest reactions to Mahendra Singh Dhoni's new hairdo September 23, 2013

    New Delhi: After Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni flaunted his new cropped hairdo, his supporters and foes were quick to disapprove. Mahendra, who unveiled his 'Honeysingh' daring cut after removing his wicket keeper helmet during the first match of the CLT20 against the Titans on Sunday, is now being...
  • Mahendra Singh Dhoni creates a buzz with his mohawk September 23, 2013

    Ranchi: India and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni made his first T20 appearance in front of his home crowd here on Sunday in style, sporting a mohawk in CSK's opening match of the 2013 Champions League Twenty20. Dhoni, known for his love for the motorbikes and guns, has...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Online India expresses anger on Facebook, Twitter August 23, 2013

    Five men gangraped a 23-year-old photojournalist in Mumbai on Thursday evening and as the news of incident spread, Indians online took to Twitter, Facebook and other social networking services to express their anger and dismay over the incident. The Mumbai Police has released the sketches of all five accused. The men...
  • Chidambaram calls for calm as Sensex crashes four per cent August 20, 2013

    Terming the Indian equity sell-off that saw the Sensex crash nearly four per cent as a result of the US data reaction, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Friday urged investors to maintain calm. "I think this is time for calm. This is time for reflection. Let's see what happens next week,"...
  • Delhi: Politicians condemn rape of minor April 20, 2013

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and leaders from across the political spectrum on Saturday expressed shock over the brutal rape of a five-year-old girl in New Delhi and pressed for strong action to check such barbaric incidents. While Congress President Sonia Gandhi sent out a stern...
  • Scientists of various disciplines must work together, says Kalam March 11, 2013

    Aurangabad: Researchers of different faculties like medicine, engineering and pharmacy should work together for developing medical systems, devices and equipment at an affordable cost, former President APJ Kalam, said on Sunday. Kalam was addressing the 53rd annual convocation ceremony of the Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University held Sunday evening. Giving example...
  • 'CTT on non-agri futures a discriminatory move' February 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Led by country's biggest commodity bourse MCX, the industry today strongly opposed the imposition of CTT on non-agri futures trade cautioning that the "discriminatory" move will result in shifting of trade to global market, but rival NCDEX struck a different note by stating it will "strengthen agricultural futures"....
  • Chidambaram gets a thumbs up from industry leaders February 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Except for carmakers who were hit by a surprise tax, industry leaders largely cheered Finance Minister P Chidambaram's Union Budget 2013-14 and termed it as "people's budget", "balanced" and "strong". "Finance Minister did the best he could. He revised the bad decisions of previous budget restoring hope for...
  • Reaction to IOC decision to drop wrestling February 14, 2013

    Reaction to Tuesday's decision by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to recommend that wrestling is dropped as an Olympic sport from the 2020 Games. Satpal Singh, coach of India's twice Olympic medal winner Sushil Kumar: "It is very unfortunate," he told Reuters. "It is being played from the first Olympics and...
  • Accord state funeral to the braveheart: Patel December 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Expressing grief at the death of the 23-year-old braveheart, Union Minister Praful Patel on Saturday said the Delhi government should accord her a state funeral as a mark of respect to women of the country. "Saddened by the loss of a braveheart. Delhi government should accord her a...
  • Read: Reactions on Twitter to the Delhi gang rape December 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Following are reactions on Twitter from political leaders and celebrities after a young paramedic student was gangraped in the national capital and thrown out of a bus. PRITISH NANDY, media personality "A suggestion for Mr Shinde, Home Minister: Why doesnt the Govt put up hoardings everywhere, saying: Rape Strictly...
  • Hina Rabbani Khar-Bilawal 'affair': fun tweets September 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The cyberspace is abuzz with people commenting on the rumoured romance between Bilawal Bhutto, the 24-year-old scion of Pakistan's 'first' family, and Pakistan's foreign minister Hina Rabbani Khar, the 35-year-old mother of two who is married to Firoze Gulzar, one of Pakistan's most influential businessmen. While someone from Pakistan...
  • Political leaders mourn death of Vilasrao Deshmukh August 14, 2012

    Leaders from across the political spectrum hailed Deshmukh as a 'pragmatic' politician and an 'able' administrator. ...
  • Fukushima: Japan feared 'devil's chain reaction' February 28, 2012

    Fukushima: Japan's prime minister ordered workers to remain at the tsunami-crippled Fukushima nuclear plant last March as fears mounted of a "devil's chain reaction" that would force tens of millions of people to flee Tokyo, a new investigative report shows. Then-premier Naoto Kan and his staff began referring to a worst...
  • 'The Dirty Picture' gets mix reactions December 2, 2011

    Some fans say the film is awesome and hot, while some say the story was not so good. ...
  • World mourns Steve Jobs' death October 7, 2011

    Visionary Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, who revolutionised everyday technology, died on Wednesday. ...
  • Steve Jobs dead: World mourns the loss October 6, 2011

    Barack Obama, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg recall the visionary who oversaw the launch of iPhone, iPad and iPod. ...
  • Ramdev's fast: satyagrah or a political stunt? June 6, 2011

    CNN-IBN asked citizens across the nation whether Baba Ramdev's fast is a satyagrah or just a political stunt? ...
  • All parties satisfied with SC order on Ayodhya May 9, 2011

    New Delhi: Various parties to the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title suit on Monday expressed satisfaction over the Supreme Court order staying the Allahabad High Court direction for tripartite division of the disputed land. The counsel for various parties, including Lord Rama Lalla Virajman, Hindu Maha Sabha...
  • Reform-oriented agenda governs budget: PM February 28, 2011

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday said the Union Budget was aimed at fiscal consolidation and moderation of taxes to match the challenges the economy faces and signalled that his government was reform-oriented. "This budget meets all the challenges that our economy and our polity faces in the next...
  • Janta verdict: Tanu weds Manu February 26, 2011

    People have appreciated the music of the movie. ...
  • Egypt: Reactions from around the world February 11, 2011

    Washington has called for a prompt democratic transition to restore stability in Egypt. ...
  • Janta verdict: Patiala House February 11, 2011

    Rishi Kapoor, songs, story and Akshay Kumar and Anushka Sharma's chemistry, janta has liked it all. ...