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Tharoor tweets new word, takes dig at Modi's beard

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, known for his penchant for rarely used English words, sent the Twitterati running for their dictionaries on Friday with another head scratcher -- pogonotrophy.......

Floccinaucinihilipilification: Tharoor's latest tongue-twister

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, known for his penchant for rarely used, difficult-to-pronounce English words, on Friday threw in another head scratcher -- floccinaucinihilipilification. The noun,......

VK Singh's tweet sparks questions on health system

Union Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways V K Singh on Sunday took to twitter to seek help for a COVID-19-infected person who was unable to find a bed in any hospital in his......

Why is BJP silent on Kamala Harris?

The selection of a woman Senator with an Indian background as the Democratic party's vice-presidential nominee should normally be a matter of elation in India, especially for those who boast of......

Twitterati hail PM for mentioning sanitary napkins in I Day speech

Prime Minister Narendra Modi came in for praise from Twitter users for mentioning sanitary napkins in his Independence Day speech with many of them calling it a step towards breaking taboos......

Long, winding road ahead for electric cars in India

The electric vehicle evolution in India’s passenger vehicle market has remained frozen in time and may see limited adoption over the next decade, experts say. IMAGE: Tata Motors' electric......

Watch out for Michael Patra at RBI!

'I am sure Dr Patra will get the fullest cooperation from the finance minister who needs workhorses, not prima donnas constantly looking to improve their CVs,' says T C A......

Sitharaman, Mazumdar-Shaw's exchange livens Twitter

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday defended her handling of the economy saying she has been working on measures to revive the growth from a six-year low.  Sitharaman, who is not......

Lessons brands can learn post Pandya-Rahul fiasco

India has a history of successful mascots. The adorable Amul Girl has been gracing hoardings with topical punch lines. And Maharaja, launched way back in the 1940s, continues to represent the Air......

Why Mallya's payback offer should be welcomed

'Mallya has offered to pay the original amount.''Let us say he means the principal amount and that stands at Rs 5,000 crores.''The Indian banks have to ask themselves if they would rather have this......

2020's 12 Lessons from Bollywood

Every year has its ups and downs. But pandemic-ridden 2020 was so hopeless and horrid, many would like to erase it altogether from the calendar if not memory. Bollywood couldn't escape its wrath......

Have we stopped responding to movies?

'If you can tell the quality of a movie-watching experience, only and only by referring to set standards, you *aren't really* going to the movies,' argues Sreehari Nair. IMAGE: Ramya Krishnan,......

Trailer review: Kangana impresses in Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi

Kangana Ranaut does full justice to the warrior-queen in the trailer of her latest film. If there is one word that terrifies film writers, it's 'Budget'. You may have a great script, envisioned on......

What gives Akshay satisfaction?

'Our aim is not to earn money through the film.' IMAGE: Twinkle Khanna co-produces Akshay Kumar's Padman, which is based on a story, The Legend of Laxmi Prasad. Photograph: Pradeep Bandekar With......

Beyonce expecting twins; Twitter explodes!

Big news coming up! In a surprise announcement that took the world by storm, pop superstar Beyonce revealed that she is expecting two new additions to her family. Queen Bey and her......

Surya's sacrifice sets Twitter buzzing

IMAGE: Suryakumar Yadav walks off after sacrificing his wicket for his skipper Rohit Sharma. Photograph: BCCI/IPL   When a batsman gets run out, that is the time you see a kaleidoscope of......

Lungi Ngidi unhappy at CSK?

IMAGE: Lungi Ngidi celebrates a wicket during the game against the Mumbai Indians. Photograph: BCCI/IPL   Is South Africa pace bowler Lungi Ngidi unhappy at Chennai Super Kings? Ngidi, who......

'Overwhelmed': Yuvraj to fans as #MissYouYuvi trends

'Cricket will always be my life, just as each of you will always be an irreplaceable part of me' IMAGE: Yuvraj Singh completed one year of his retirement from all forms of cricket. Photograph:......

Federer wants you to recommend Bollywood classics

IMAGE: Swiss tennis great Roger Federer. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images for Laver Cup Tennis great Roger Federer sent Indian film buffs on social media into a tizzy as he asked for......

Kohli's post leaves fans guessing over Dhoni's retirement

IMAGE: Fans are speculating that Dhoni is going to retire. Photograph: Virat Kohli/Twitter After India skipper Virat Kohli posted a memory with Mahendra Singh Dhoni, on Thursday, fans are in......
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