Embarrassment

  • Government faces embarrassment in Lok Sabha in absence of ministers July 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Government on Friday faced embarrassment in Lok Sabha due to absence of Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda or his deputy when the railway budget was taken up for discussion. Realising that the two ministers were absent, the Opposition was quick to make it an issue with Congress...
  • Awkward Facebook posts may cause embarrassment, anxiety December 11, 2013

    Washington: Awkward Facebook posts can not only cause embarrassment, but also make some people suffer anguish and anxiety for a long time, a new study has found. Such Facebook faux pas are common, but depending on who you are and to whom you allow access to your Facebook page, such...
  • K'taka BJP embarrassed as leaders ask state chief, Dy CM to go September 18, 2012

    Bangalore: The faction-ridden, scam-scarred ruling BJP in Karnataka on Tuesday faced embarrassment as a senior leader demanded the resignation of state party chief and another of a deputy chief minister. The Bharatiya Janata Party's first Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, who has been angling for state party chief's chair, said incumbent...
  • Facebook to delete your embarrassing pics forever August 28, 2012

    London: In good news for Facebook users, the social networking website has finally decided to remove millions of embarrassing and inappropriate pictures forever after keeping them for years against users' wishes. Until recently, any pictures erased from an account would in fact remain stored by Facebook and anyone who had the...
  • Alcohol 'doesn't make you behave badly' September 4, 2011

    London: Getting drunk doesn't make a person behave badly, it just stops him or her from caring about the embarrassment, says a new study. Researchers at the University of Missouri have carried out the study and shown that drunk people are still aware they are making a mistake, but the...
  • Ajmer blast mastermind killed by aides: cops December 18, 2010

    New Delhi: The Madhya Pradesh police claim to have solved the murder of Ajmer blast mastermind and senior RSS leader Sunil Joshi. Madhya Pradesh police say that RSS pracharak Sunil Joshi was killed by his own associates. Joshi who was the brains behind Ajmer, Mecca Masjid blasts was shot dead on Dec...