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Jul 29, 2014

Adarsh Bharatiya Purush: Why Salman Khan films like ‘Kick’ are raging hits

Kick is all set to be 2014's biggest hit, despite the fact that it defies all logic. So what makes audiences flock to a Salman Khan film? #Bhai #Bollywood #CultureDecoder #Kick #Kick Film #Kick Movie #Salman Khan #Salman Khan fans

Jul 28, 2014

Don’t blame Modi for Salman’s ‘Kick’ falling short of box office expectations

In what must be the most absurd explanation of a film's opening collections falling short industry expectations, Daily Mail chose to blame Narendra Modi for Salman Khan's Kick grossing lesser than some of his earlier films and some other blockbusters like Dhoom:3 and Chennai Express. #Bollywood #BuzzPatrol #Chetan Bhagat #Jacqueline Fernandez #Kick #Nawazuddin Siddiqui #Sajid Nadiadwala #Salman Khan

Jul 23, 2014

Bigg Boss woos AAP’s Kumar Vishwas: Here is why he’d be perfect

Considering that the AAP will have a tough time making a comeback and Kumar Vishwas seems to have removed any reference to AAP from his twitter bio, we might just find him in the next season of the country's most infamous reality show. And here's a list of reasons why we think that he might just be the perfect candidate for it. #Aam Aadmi Party #AAP #Arvind Kejriwal #Bigg Boss #Bollywood #Delhi elections #Kumar Vishwas #Kumar Vishwas in Amethi

Jul 10, 2014

Why Rahul Gandhi ‘dozing off’ in Lok Sabha isn’t such big a deal

Rahul Gandhi merely fell asleep, or at least, appeared to fall asleep in the midst of a heated discussion in Parliament over price rise. #Parliamentarians in India #Rahul Gandhi #Rahul Gandhi in Parliament #Sleeping Rahul #Sleeping Rahul Gandhi

Jul 10, 2014

Prices for Salman Khan’s ‘Kick’ skyrocket: Is he Bollywood’s Rajinikanth?

While critics and those of delicate sensibilities may shudder with distaste, the fact of the matter is Khan is right on track to become Bollywood's Rajinikanth. #Dabangg #Ek Tha Tiger #Kick #OnOurMind #Ranbir Kapoor #Salman Khan #Salman Khan films #Salman Khan movies #Ticket prices for Kick

Jul 3, 2014

Open letter to Mamata Banerjee: You’ve created a million Tapas Pals out there

Tapas Pal's rape threat was not the most disgusting thing about that speech. The men applauding, cheering his suggestion were. And millions of others like those men must have reacted the same way watching that clip at home. #CPM #InMyOpinion #Kolkata #Left #Mamata Banerjee #misogyny #rape threat #Tapas Pal #Trinamool Congress #West Bengal

Jun 26, 2014

(Dis)like: The toxic lies of our Facebook lives

The video, which has garnered more than 2 lakh likes, shows how a man lives double lives - one on Facebook, one outside it. #facebook #Facebook behaviour #Facebook Like #Facebook Likes #Facebook personalities #lifestyle

Jun 25, 2014

Decoding Modi govt’s defence of rape accused minister Nihalchand

Meghwal and the other accused have not yet responded to the court's demand for an explanation. Meanwhile, the government has already formed a huddle to protect its minister. #India #Modi government on Nihalchand #Narendra Modi #Nihalchand Meghwal #Rape #Rape accused minister Nihalchand
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