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Oct 16, 2014

Meerut ‘Love jihad’ case: In latest twist, girl’s father says she can marry Muslim lover

After the Meerut 'love jihad' girl confessed that she was forced to give false statements, the father of the girl has now come out and said that she can marry her Muslim boyfriend if she wants. #Love jihad #Meerut #Meerut gangrape #Meerut gangrape case #NewsTracker

Oct 16, 2014

Maharashtra govt beat Modi to NYC and spent Rs 5 cr on Diwali event at Times Square!

Roughly a week before Narendra Modi's much-hyped Madison Square event, the Maharashtra government had organised an event in New York to boost tourism. #Diwali #Madison Square #Maharashtra Diwali event in New York #Maharashtra govt #Maharashtra tourism #Narendra Modi #Times Square

Oct 16, 2014

Don’t fall for it: Hot water, salt and other things that won’t cure Ebola

One of the vaccines that could help prevent the spread of Ebola could be made in any brewery according to the head of the pharmaceutical company that makes it #Beer #Disease #Ebola #Health #HealthMatters #tobacco leaves #UN #Virus

Oct 16, 2014

Chennai’s self appointed moral guardians? ABVP stops beer festival

ABVP decided to put a stop to a beer festival called Octofiesta which was organised by the Hotel Radisson Blue in Chennai. #ABVP #Akhil Bhartiya Vishwa Parishad #Beer drinking #Chennai #Hotel Radisson Blue #Live-in relationships #moral policing #October fest #ThatsJustWrong

Oct 15, 2014

Viral video: SRK’s Barely Speaking with Arnub video is just blah!

All in all, this fourteen minute video, aptly titled Barely Speaking with Arnub sounds too drab to be funny and to make things worse the repeated references to Happy New Year makes us painfully aware that it is nothing but a promotional gimmick and that too very half-heartedly done. #Arnab Goswami #Bollywood #facebook #Happy New Year #Shah Rukh Khan #ViralVideo

Oct 15, 2014

Bangalore: Manipuri student attacked for not speaking in Kannada, 3 arrested

In a suspected hate crime in Bangalore a 26-year-old engineering student was beaten up. According to CNN-IBN, the student says that he was beaten up by people who demanded that he spoke in Kannada. #Bangalore #BreakingNow #Hate crime #India #Kannada #Manipuri boy #North East #ThatsJustWrong

Oct 15, 2014

Selecting leaders is like picking girlfriends, says Salman Khan

Salman Khan's voting appeal to his fans was quite cool as the actor asked them to chose their leader the same way they select their girlfriends. #Amitabh Bachchan #BuzzPatrol #Maharashtra Elections 2014 #Salman Khan #Shah Rukh Khan

Oct 15, 2014

It works: Forget that boring MBA and twerk your way to a six figure salary

You read that right. If you have the gift 22-year-old Jessica Vanessa from Florida has and are tech-savvy, twerking could be your ticket to big money without having to labour your way through a boring job #Dance #Jessica Vanessa #Jessica Vanessa twerking #twerking #United States #Vine

Oct 15, 2014

BJP behind Meerut ‘love jihad’ case? Woman says party worker paid family Rs 25,000

The Meerut Love jihad case is turning into a further embarrassment for the BJP as the victim says her family was paid some money by a BJP leader. #BJP #Crimes against women #Love jihad #Meerut #Meerut gangrape case #NewsTracker #TheySaidIt #Uttar Pradesh #Western UP