In an interview with the New Dork Times, Mark Zuckerberg got candid and revealed the future plans of his company. He explained that Facebook...

Marvel and DC are at it again. The much-celebrated cold-war between the comic-book giants seems to have finally gone overboard, as DC Comics have made...

In yet another major blow to Narendra Modi, a playway school in a Nagaland village has not invited him for its annual function. Rumours created and spread...

NDTV 24×7 today accidentally aired footage showing Rahul Gandhi taking oath as Prime Minister in May 2014. The footage goes on to show some subsequent...

Strangely enough for a nation of 1.2 billion, and an almost equal number of prevalent problems, we are preoccupied with a problem which does not even...

Last week has seen a barrage of stupidity and bans—so a week as usual for India. But being the aspirational fellows that we are, last week we took it...

What has our so-called civilized society really come to? Crime against women is all that seems to be rising; or if anything else, it’s perhaps the number...

Not tsunamis, not earthquakes, not cyclones. Instead, it was FEAR that killed everyone on earth today as scheduled, ending years of speculations on the...

In a shocking case of youth homicide, the creators behind News That Matters a Lot—the popular news satire website—were found murdered in their New...

Why this kolaveri kolaveri di! Everyone has been busy singing the song, while some ignorant poor souls have been searching for Sunny Leone videos on Google;...

Every day, Harshvardhan, an avid reader of the Times of India website, finds time to read the latest articles (non-news) at the computer centre of his...

An Indian news channel has rubbished suggestions that it resorts to illegal methods like phone hacking and bribing, to create its news. As the British...

They came to kill, they did kill. They came to terrorise, they did terrorise. You are no James Bond. You did call your beloved ones to check if they are fine. You did make calls, mind numbed, heart beating, to confirm that they are safe and unaffected amidst the drama of death. They came to see us cry, we didn’t laugh out at their face. Compare: He was going home,...

(with inputs from Smrithi and Tanay) New Delhi: The Best DebutantsIt was our politicians who stole the show at the India Shining Awards that were given...

It has been a long while now since I’ve been witnessing insanity being performed on television. The modern internet addict is so preoccupied with...

I am angry. Very, very angry. I feel a blood curdling rage as I read the phrases ‘JNU sex scandal’, ‘JNU pornographic MMS’ and the like. (ref.) What is the scandal? That adults in India have sex? Or that two consenting adults had pre-marital sex? Were they ‘caught’ or ‘involved’ in some sort of criminal activity? Or did...

Mumbai:Rakhi Sherawat, a small-time TV actor and also a lead background dancer in C-grade Hindi-Bhojpuri movies has, of late, been getting a bigger dose of fame and limelight from the media as well as the audience, than what her work would’ve fetched in a lifetime. And the credit should apparently go to Mark Zuckerberg and our swifter-than-a-leopard Hindi news channels...

Durban:  Dhoni about to puke on theidea of giving new year gifts After India’s emphatic 87-run win over South Africa today, Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni severely hit out at the Indian television media for telling viewers that the win was the team’s New Year gift for cricket fans. He said it is an example of irresponsible reporting. “It...

New Delhi:  A couple in the capital has broken their eight-month-long relationship, after the girl, Ragini Kapoor, spotted her boyfriend staring at steamy photos of Hollywood actresses in a local newspaper supplement. She says she got really angry after her partner Pranay Sharma didn’t turn the page even after one long minute. Sharma was reading Delhi Times (a Times...

Every night on news channel talk shows, when you mute the TV (because you’d rather be deaf, and your TV rather be dumb, than you listen to Arnab Goswami howl, Rajat Sharma pull off white lies and Barkha Dutt chirp), and stare at the public opinion from Facebook and Twitter users, flashing on the screen (see photo), do you wonder whether these users do exist? A...