Prank

  • World's scariest prank? The hilarious but terrifying moment a Chucky doll 'comes to life' and chases people down a road 23-04-2014 10:18 AM

    A Brazilian TV show decided it will be fun to see how people react to the shock of a scary Chucky doll bursting out of a billboard and chasing terrified passengers down a street. ...
  • Congress, BJP and Aam Aadmi Party join hands to come up with joint manifesto ahead of Lok Sabha election 2014 31-03-2014 11:53 PM

    Fed up with divisive politics cutting into vote share and denting their credibility among a sizeable youth vote bank, India's three main political parties on Tuesday joined hands to launch a combined manifesto that touched upon the 'real' issues that affected the 'aam aadmi', including a revised list of national...
  • Friends pull epic don't drink and drive prank, convince man he was in coma for 10 years 10-12-2013 01:01 PM

    The concerned friends of an alcoholic decide to teach him a lesson after his fifth DUI. They manage to convince him that he was in coma for 10 years. Watch what happens next. ...
  • Bomb hoax delays Indigo flight, passenger says he was 'joking' 30-06-2013 10:08 PM

    Raipur: A bomb hoax on a Kolkata-Indore Indigo flight at Swami Vivekananda Airport at Mana here sent authorities into a tizzy Sunday morning. The flight was delayed by about three hours after a passenger claimed that a bomb had been kept in the aircraft. Airport Director Anil Kumar Rai said...
  • Watch: Obama lets an 8-year-old take his place as April Fool's joke 02-04-2013 09:25 AM

    US President Barack Obama did not pass a chance to play a prank on April Fool's day. ...
  • Google announces Gmail Blue on April Fool's Day 01-04-2013 01:30 PM

    New Delhi: Quite like on April 1 every year, Google has lined up a series of April Fool's Day hoaxes. Google released a YouTube clip declaring that the world's most popular video website will shut down till 2023 and also announced its olfactory new feature Google Nose. Google has introduced...
  • Watch: A car driven by an invisible driver 12-01-2013 09:00 AM

    Rahat Hussain from New York has become an Internet sensation because of his video on how to become invisible while driving. ...
  • Hoax call: Nurse's body reaches Mangalore 16-12-2012 04:50 PM

    Mangalore: The body of Indian-origin nurse Jacintha Saldanha, who was found hanging at her apartment in London on December 7, has reached Mangalore - near her hometown Shirva in coastal Karnataka. Family sources said the nurse would be buried at her hometown on Monday. "The coffin carrying Jacintha's body will...
  • Hoax call death: Family holds mass service for nurse 15-12-2012 08:32 PM

    Emotional scenes were witnessed at Westminster Cathedral, which held a mass service for Indian-origin nurse Jacintha Saldanha. Her children remembered as a kind-hearted woman and said the void is "unfulfillable". ...
  • Hoax call death: We are shattered, say nurse's children 15-12-2012 06:12 PM

    London: "We are shattered and there's an unfillable void in our lives," said the children of Indian-origin nurse Jacintha Saldanha, who was found dead after she was duped by a prank call to the hospital treating the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge. Jacintha, 46, a mother of two from Bristol, was...
  • Hoax call death: 'Nurse slammed RJs in suicide note' 14-12-2012 10:44 PM

    The Guardian on Friday revealed the content of the three suicide notes left behind by Indian-origin nurse Jacintha Saldanha, who was found dead a day after receiving a prank call by two Australian radio presenters who impersonated Queen Elizabeth and Prince Charles seeking to know the details of "their granddaughter"...
  • Fast-track probe into royal prank call launched 13-12-2012 09:20 PM

    Melbourne: Australia's media watchdog on Thursday launched a rare fast-track probe into the broadcast of a prank call by a Sydney-based radio station to a UK hospital treating pregnant Princess Kate that led to the death of an Indian-origin nurse. The hoax sparked global condemnation and the Australian Communications and...
  • There is no direct connection between the RJs' call and Jacintha's death: PN Vasanti 13-12-2012 03:08 PM

    Jacintha Saldanha, a 46-year-old nurse of Indian origin in the UK, reportedly committed suicide after falling victim to a prank by Australian radio jockeys Mel Greig and Michael Christian of 2Day FM. Greig and Christian impersonated the Queen and the Prince of Wales to extract information about the health of...
  • Hoax call: Sorry for the nurse's family, say Australian radio hosts 11-12-2012 08:06 AM

    In their first interview after Jacintha Saldanha was found dead following a hoax call, Australian radio hosts said that they are shattered and heart broken by the incident. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 10-12-2012 11:49 PM

    The Bijnor DM banned black clothes for women, while a Haryana college said jeans and tops are off limits for women. Australian radio hosts said that they are shattered and heart broken by Indian-origin nurse's death. ...
  • Are prank calls on radio a violation of media ethics? 10-12-2012 11:43 PM

    In their first interview after Indian-origin nurse Jacintha Saldanha was found dead following a hoax call Australian, radio hosts said that they are shattered and heart broken by the incident. ...
  • Hoax call death: 'Tried to contact hospital before airing prank' 10-12-2012 06:03 PM

    The Australian radio station at the centre of the hoax call death controversy has defended its act saying that it did try to get in touch with the hospital before airing the prank call. ...
  • UK prank call: 'We are sorry for the nurse's family' 10-12-2012 02:00 PM

    Sydney: In their first interview after Indian-origin nurse Jacintha Saldanha was found dead following a hoax call made by them to the King Edward VII hospital in Marylebone, Australian radio hosts said that they are shattered and heart broken by the incident. "There's not a minute that goes by when...
  • UK prank call: 'We tried contacting the hospital' 10-12-2012 12:53 PM

    Sydney: The Australian radio station, which is at the centre of the probe in the suicide case of an Indian-origin nurse who received a prank call from the station's radio hosts seeking details of condition of Prince William's wife Kate Middleton, has claimed that it tried to contact the hospital...
  • UK prank call: Police begin probe into nurse's death 10-12-2012 08:38 AM

    London: The Scotland Yard has begin its probe into the suicide case of Indian-origin nurse Jacintha Saldanha, who fell victim to a prank call made to her by an Australian radion station seeking details of condition of Prince William's wife Kate Middleton. Kate is pregnant and was admitted to King...
  • Prince William and wife Kate saddened by nurse's death 08-12-2012 10:20 AM

    London: Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate said on Friday they were "deeply saddened" by the death of a nurse who fell victim to a prank call from an Australian radio station seeking details of the duchess's condition while she was in hospital for morning sickness. The King Edward...
  • Listen to the 'Royal Prank' that has gone viral 06-12-2012 03:37 PM

    News of Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge's pregnancy and her hospitalisation has generated a media frenzy all over the world with minute to minute updates about each and everything that one can imagine. In what is being called "the best international scoop so far" by the Australian press, announcers...
  • The 'Biggest Royal Prank Ever' has gone viral! 06-12-2012 11:03 AM

    The London hospital treating Prince William's pregnant wife Kate for severe morning sickness admitted on Wednesday it had fallen for a prank call from an Australian radio station, relaying personal details about her condition. Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, was admitted to the King Edward VII Hospital in central London...
  • Happy Halloween! This prank will scare the head off you 31-10-2012 06:40 PM

    Rich Ferguson, also known as "The Ice Breaker", is a magician with a wicked sense of humour. Coming up to Halloween, he played a trick on unsuspecting members of the public. Watch. ...