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  • Sydney siege: What is #illridewithyou and how is it helping Australians feel safe

    As an armed person continues to hold 15 persons hostage in the Lindt Cafe in Central Business District (CBD) of Sydney on Monday December 15 a wave of inclusivity and warmth spread across social media.

    Monday, 15 December 2014 - 6:10pm
  • Uber's 'surge price' during Sydney siege draws flak on twitter, company does damage control

    While hostages remain trapped inside the Lindt cafe in Sydney, taxi service Uber that recently created headlines in India has offered free rides to people who wish to leave the city district of Sydney.  The cab company's Sydney handle earlier tweeted: 'We are all concerned with events in CBD. Fares...

    Monday, 15 December 2014 - 11:10am
  • PM Narendra Modi, Sachin Tendulkar, Amitabh Bachchan & Shah Rukh Khan look back at their year on twitter

    While Narendra Modi’s ‘victory’ Tweet was the Golden Tweet of 2014, there were lots of other moments on Twitter worth a look back.

    Thursday, 11 December 2014 - 5:14pm
  • The Dapper Darzi: Bespoke menswear is here to stay

    From home visits to personalised monograms, new age designers do it all. Sagar Dave takes a look at the world of bespoke fashion for men in Mumbai and says the process may be tedious, but the result is worth the wait

    Sunday, 30 November 2014 - 5:30am
  • How learning German in school changed my life

    While our leaders fight on a national platform about why German as a language should not be taught in schools, I cannot help but think about how this very 'foreign language' changed me as a person. 

    Friday, 21 November 2014 - 9:56pm
  • Here's what Sri Sri Ravi Shankar had to say about self-styled godman Rampal

    While incidences of violence and chaos continue in Hisar, where self-styled godman Rampal is believed to be hiding, reports of the Haryana police evacuating and rescuing 15,000 supporters from the Satlok ashram and arresting 425 people is a step towards diffusing the situation.

    Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 6:03pm
  • Watch the first look of 'Minions'

    Now who doesnt like 'Minions'? From their nonsensical chatter that some how begins to make sense the more you listen to it, to their soft yellow capsule like appearance that only makes them more adorable.

    Wednesday, 5 November 2014 - 4:37pm
  • Twitter users cry fowl over suspension of accounts

    Reports that Twitter India had suspended the account handles of several users set the social media platform abuzz on Saturday. While some said that they had done nothing that could be classified as "spam" for their account to be disabled, others claimed that only "right-wing" Twitter handles had...

    Saturday, 1 November 2014 - 1:01pm
  • The dark side of Diwali: Stray dog gets seriously injured due to fireworks prank

    Diwali is a time for celebration for many. However it has proved to be quite dangerous for several animals just like this stray dog 'Mask'.  Mask was found in an appalling condition on Thursday night in Malvani area in Malad West. An unidentified couple saw Mask running around across the road with...

    Friday, 24 October 2014 - 2:54pm
  • Elon Musk's teaser tweet about new Tesla heightens curiosity but launch dissappoints many

    After much hype caused by Tesla CEO Elon Musk's post on Twitter last week regarding a possible product launch, the hi-tech car manufacturer unveiled a new line of sedan cars of its Model S called the "D". The "D" stands for dual, and these technologically advanced cars will be all-wheel drives with...

    Friday, 10 October 2014 - 12:26pm