Day: December 4, 2018

This ‘Unlucky’ Restaurant Got Hit by a Car Three Times in a Single Year

The Hornet restaurant in Denver Colorado recently shared photos of its battered shop front with the BMW that rammed into the now shattered window still in place. The Hornet restaurant in Denver Colorado recently shared photos of its battered shop front with the BMW that rammed into the now shattered window still in place. A […]

Bulandshahr Violence a Conspiracy by VHP, Bajrang Dal: OP Rajbhar

A BJP ally in the Uttar Pradesh government has blamed the Bajrang Dal and the VHP for mob violence in Bulandshahr on Monday, 3 December, that killed a police inspector and a local resident, demanding that they should be banned. Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party (SBSP) chief OP Rajbhar said the two organisations are creating a […]

Brahmanical patriarchy: Data on female literacy shows it’s a grand narrative far removed from reality

Editor’s note: A photo of Twitter CEO holding a poster that read “Smash Brahminical Patriarchy” — it was presented to him by activist Sanghapali Aruna during a meeting in Delhi — stirred up strong reactions on social media. Debates over how casteim and patriarchy operated in India ensued, as did discussions over whether or not Dorsey’s […]

Cast of ‘The Office’ Uploaded a Reunion Photo and Fans are In a Tizzy

The Internet recently went bonkers after some members of the hit American sitcom The Office released a photo of what looked like a reunion of the show’s cast. The image has fueled speculation that the show is heading toward a a much awaited rerun. The image was shared by The Office stars Creed Bratton, Jenna […]

Priyanka-Nick Delhi Reception: The Couple Has Arrived!

(3) NEW UPDATES 3:50 PM, 04 Dec The Newly Weds Pose With Their Families Priyanka and Nick were joined by members of their families as they obliged the media with plenty of photo-ops. The Chopra and Jonas families share a stage.(Photo: Yogen Shah) PC and Nick can’t take their eyes off each other.(Photo: Yogen Shah) […]

Indian Army ‘upset’ over govt rejecting its long-standing demand for higher pay, say military sources

New Delh: The government has rejected a long-standing demand of the armed forces for higher Military Service Pay (MSP) for over 1.12 lakh military personnel including Junior Commissioned Officers of the Army, official sources said on Tuesday. They added that the Army headquarters is “very anguished” over the decision by the finance ministry and will […]

Tumblr’s Decision to Ban All Adult Content Has Left NSFW Lovers Fuming

Microblogging and social networking website Tumblr’s decision to ban all the adult content from its platform has been met with online mockery and memes. Last month, the platform came under fire after child sexual abuse material was found on the platform and Tumblr saw its iOS application temporarily removed from Apple devices and the App […]

Telangana Cong Candidate Revanth Reddy Detained Ahead Of KCR Rally

(3) NEW UPDATES 10:42 AM, 04 Dec Uma Bharti to Not Contest 2019 Polls BJP leader Uma Bharti has said that she will not contest in the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha elections. She has reportedly also stated that she will not contest in any elections for the next one and a half years, Firstpost claimed. […]

Delhi: SDMC fines seven major construction firms Rs 50,000 each for violations of air pollution control norms

New Delhi: The South Delhi Municipal Corporation has collected Rs 3.5 lakh as penalties from seven construction companies for “violation” of air pollution control norms in the first three days of December, the civic body said on Monday. Each company has been slapped with a fine of Rs 50,000, the SDMC said in a statement. “SDMC […]

First Women’s Ballon d’Or Winner Ada Hegerberg Asked to Twerk on Stage, Twitter Shouts ‘No’

It was supposed to be a night of many firsts, a celebration that was more inclusive and which (finally) acknowledged the achievements of women in a sport traditionally entrenched in testosterone and machismo. Three guess on what it ended up being. Yes, Croatian Luka Modric did finally win football’s pre-eminent prize for individual achievement, finally […]