Youtube Videos

  • Watch: Indian men issue a long due apology to the women of India in this video and vow to change things for the better August 12, 2014

    This was an apology we were all waiting to hear. After a series of cases of rapes, domestic violence, female infanticide, and alarming rise in crime against women, the comedy group East India Company decided to apologise to the women of India. In this chilling video, the group highlights how...
  • Watch: This guy started distributing free hugs as a part of a social experiment in Delhi and was surprisingly successful! July 2, 2014

    Would you go and hug someone on the streets in Delhi? Most of us would have been sceptical, but one guy was pretty successful in distributing free hugs in the city! YouTube channel Yes No Maybe conducted a social experiment and stood with a placard that read 'Free Hugs'. A...
  • Are you selfieobsessed too? Watch this hilarious Indian selfie song that every selfieaddict will relate to June 7, 2014

    Standing next to an expensive car, reading a book, looking into the mirror, or simply sitting in bed with nothing to do, every occasion is a perfect occasion for selfie addicts to pull out their phones and click a selfie. The selfie fever gripped the world so quickly that it...
  • Watch this hilarious video that shows exactly how Indians go crazy while watching a cricket match in a group June 2, 2014

    What do you usually see when a group of Indians watch cricket together? We're a completely cricket crazy nation and every other Indian you meet is definitely some kind of a cricket expert. Excitement, loud cheer, and tight hugs are what you see when India is winning. Every time a...
  • Slurp, burp, belch, lick: Watch this brutally honest but hilariously rude guide to Indian table manners May 29, 2014

    There's something truly Indian about sipping tea with a loud slurp. Indian table etiquette is all about convenience. When you're having lunch, put your hands to good use. And it is extremely important to lick food off your hands after every meal. Mixing drinks and downing a peg in one...
  • This brilliant 'Respect Women' ad recreates AR Rahman's 'Humma Humma' song using sounds from kitchen appliances May 27, 2014

    If you think a sandwich is all a woman can do is make a meal for you in the kitchen, here's a video that shows women are much beyond that. The popular YouTube channel 'Being Indian' and Culture Machine has come with up with a video featuring Vasudha Sharma from...
  • Watch this viral YouTube video of a crazy basketball acrobat dunking the ball after doing a back flip May 17, 2014

    This is a dunk you don't see every day. While shooting baskets could be a tough task for most of us, this basketball acrobat makes it seem like a cake walk. This viral YouTube video posted by the channel Lords of Gravity shows a stunt where he does a back...
  • Watch: The scenes inside the parliament when Lal Bahadur Shastri became India's PM in 1964 May 17, 2014

    The BJP swept over the elections with a thumping victory. We haven't stopped watching the television to catch a glimpse of Narendra Modi and the other big leaders celebrating their success. What was the atmosphere like when Lal Bahadur Shastri became the PM in 1964?The YouTube channel British Path...
  • Watch: This golden YouTube video takes you back to 1952 during the first General Elections in India May 15, 2014

    The modern day election campaign has seen dharnas, huge stages, and crowds turning up in huge numbers. But what was an election campaign like 60 years ago? What did an election rally and polling booths look like? The YouTube channel British Path shared a video of the Indian Elections in the...
  • Watch: 600 days in 36 countries: Motorcyclist creates a selfie compilation from across the world in a YouTube video May 14, 2014

    Instagramming #selfies from the world's best locations is now out of fashion. Motorcyclist Alex Charon travelled the world with a GoPro using a selfiestick to capture everywhere he had been in 600 days. Underwater, inside dense forests, and right into barren deserts, Alex Charon has seen it all and so...
  • Clumsy humans, take note: This super intelligent chimpanzee has learnt how to build a fire and toast marshmallows! April 22, 2014

    Kanzi the bonobo lives in America and has learnt how to build a fire, light it using matches and toast marshmallows on it. It shows just how like us some primates really are. On a side note, how clumsy does that make you feel? ...
  • Shark gives Florida student 2-hour ride, stars in hit YouTube video March 27, 2014

    A hammerhead shark dragged a college student in his kayak up the Atlantic coast for a two-hour 'South Florida sleigh ride' that the kayaker taped with a head-mounted camera and posted on YouTube. Adam Fisk, 22, posted a five-minute clip of his adventure titled "Lone Man Gets Towed for Miles in...
  • Delhi: 3 policemen suspended for beating civilian January 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Within an hour of AAP bring in public a Youtube video showing two Delhi Police constables beating up a civilian, the Delhi Police has suspended three policemen over the incident. The accused policemen were posted at the Civil Lines police station. A departmental inquiry has been ordered into the...
  • 'You ruined my childhood', molested student tells her teacher on webcam; video goes viral on YouTube January 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: A California educator has resigned after a woman accused her in a YouTube video of abusing her when she was a 12yearold student, school authorities said on Tuesday, and police said they were looking into the allegations. In a video that went viral, 28yearold Jamie Carrillo speaks into a...
  • YouTube Nation launched, serves you the most viral videos of the day January 15, 2014

    New York: How do you cope with an exploding world of YouTube video? Starting Tuesday, you can get help by visiting "YouTube Nation." The videosharing website has teamed with DreamWorks Animation to create this daily highlight reel of brandnew, trending and yettobediscovered content. It will serve as a handy sampler, says DreamWorks...
  • YouTube Live Streaming now available to channels with over 100 subscribers August 4, 2013

    New Delhi: YouTube has now opened up its live streaming service to channels with over 100 subscribers. The company says, all channels in good standing with at least a hundred subscribers will be able to live stream, within the next few weeks. The company is rolling out the feature gradually...
  • Video: Minor girl from Yemen raises pitch against child marriage August 1, 2013

    An 11yearold girl from Yemen raised her pitch against child marriage by uploading a Youtube video that became viral. But now questions have been raised by her family on her accusations. ...
  • Australian miners fired for doing the 'Harlem Shake' October 3, 2013

    Perth: Up to 15 miners were fired from their high-paying jobs in an Australian gold mine after a 'Harlem Shake' performance underground was deemed a safety hazard, a newspaper reported on Monday. A YouTube video shows eight miners wearing safety gear while performing the convulsive dance in the Agnew Gold Mine...
  • Who said Valentine's Day had to be expensive? February 14, 2013

    Nothing says you love a person like a heartfelt but poorly performed song on Valentine's Day. It's the thought that counts, right? So forget that you have to dazzle your partner with expensive gifts, you can take a cue from the people in these videos and dedicate a song to...
  • Yo Yo Honey Singh's Brown Rang the mostwatched YouTube video of 2012 in India December 18, 2012

    New Delhi: The list of the mostwatched YouTube videos of 2012 is out and Yo Yo Honey Singh's Brown Rang song emerged as the most trending video of the year in India in 2012. Bollywood continued to rule the charts, with most watched songs and movie trailers on YouTube. 2012...
  • 'Gangnam Style' becomes YouTube's most viewed video November 25, 2012

    Los Angeles: South Korean rap star Psy's music video 'Gangnam Style' on Saturday became the most watched item ever posted to YouTube with more than 800 million views, edging past Canadian teen star Justin Bieber's 2yearold video for his song 'Baby.' The milestone was the latest pop culture victory for Psy,...
  • 'Gangnam...' gets over 800 mn hits on YouTube, nears Bieber's record November 24, 2012

    'Gangnam Style', sung by Korean artist Psy, is fast nearing Justin Bieber's recordholding hit, 'Baby' which has been viewed over 803 million times. ...
  • YouTube unveils 'Life in a Day' at Sundance January 29, 2011

    Park City: If you can't beat 'em, YouTube, join 'em. Long since videosharing website YouTube became an Internet sensation, media watchers have wondered how it can take users' appetite for two or three minute videos and transform it into a hunger for fulllength film and TVstyle content. On Thursday, Sundance...
  • Banned youtube video shows depth of anger in Bangladesh March 11, 2009

    New Delhi: A recording reveals the depth of feeling and anger against the manner in which the Sheikh Hasina government handled the BDR mutiny in Bangladesh. It's on Youtube, but you may not be able to access the site in Bangladesh, where the government has banned it. ...