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  • In numbers: How the Indian elections unfolded

    After all the drama has ended, the finer details of what was arguably the world's largest and mind boggling elections have finally been revealed by the Election Commission of India. Below are the details: 

    Sunday, 18 May 2014 - 3:59pm
  • 4 MPs from Maharashtra who could join Narendra Modi's new cabinet

    The BJP-Shiv Sena combine has won incredibly in the western state of Maharashtra. The 'Mahayuti' alliance which consisted of 4 state parties has snapped up 41 of the state's 49 seats. This in a state that has historically been a strong bastion of the Congress. 

    Saturday, 17 May 2014 - 2:10pm
  • Twitter asks 'Why is Rahul Gandhi Smiling' ?

    Minutes after the press conference where Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi conceded defeat, Twitter was flooded with questions as to why Rahul Gandhi was smiling all along. The question was asked by so many thousands, that it immediately started trending. Here's a look at the some of the funnier ones...

    Friday, 16 May 2014 - 7:12pm
  • Will the Nationalist Congress Party tie up with the BJP for the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections?

    Over the last few weeks, rumours of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) tying up with the Bharatiya Janata Party have been brewing, but the NCP has continued to shoot down such ideas claiming they are strongly tied up with the Congress and the United Progressive Alliance (UPA). However after the...

    Friday, 16 May 2014 - 6:39pm
  • Motorola launches Moto E in India, to be sold exclusively on Flipkart

    Motorola, on Tuesday announced the launch of its latest smartphone in India, the Moto E, a budget smart phone priced at just Rs 6,999!  The phone which comes with a 4.3 inch display, a 1.2Ghz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and 1 GB of RAM and 4GB of internal memory which can be upgraded...

    Tuesday, 13 May 2014 - 4:55pm
  • Maxx AX411: Great phone stunted only by a terrible camera

    The Maxx AX 411 is far from being the perfect phone, but at its price, its a rather great Android phone. Packed with some great hardware, my only grouse with the phone was the poor camera and terrible earphones, more on that later. But for someone looking to buy their first touch screen android,...

    Thursday, 15 May 2014 - 8:00pm
  • Election Commission, Uttar Pradesh Police raid BJP office in Varanasi

    *Update Local BJP workers are protesting the raid outside the BJP office, demanding action against the EC. 

    Sunday, 11 May 2014 - 3:35pm
  • Ten things you need to know about the Saradha Scam

    * The Saradha Scam was caused by the collapse of a chit fund led by the Saradha group that runs a large number of similar investment schemes. * Nearly 1.7 million investors were affected by the scam, that led to the estimated loss of $5 billion dollars * The name Saradha is a cacography of the...

    Friday, 9 May 2014 - 11:06am
  • The controversy around #144inAmethi on Twitter

    On Monday evening, Kumar Vishwas, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate from Amethi tweeted claiming that the Uttar Pradesh police in Amethi, were forcing his family to leave the constituency or face forceful eviction. Kumar claimed the UP police had left immediately after media OB vans arrived at...

    Tuesday, 6 May 2014 - 11:43am
  • Rajasthan Cricket Association to fight in High Court against BCCI's indefinite suspension after Lalit Modi's win

    Latest Updates:  * The Rajasthan Cricket Association's newly elected Vice President Mehmood Abdi vowed to appeal the BCCI's suspension in Court. Read more here 

    Tuesday, 6 May 2014 - 2:49pm