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Aug 24, 2016

Does it scare you that Pokémon Go can cause an actual stampede? If not, maybe it should

Pokémon Go has become a, no, the symbol of online gaming, worldwide. People around the globe have done crazy things while trying to find rare those Pokemon characters! However, what you're about to read next has jumped quite a few laps. After a rare Pokémon appeared in the capital city of Taipei over the weekend, […] #Games #internet age #Pokemon Go #Snorlax #Taipei #Video
FP Staff

Aug 23, 2016

Jimmy Fallon got Twitterati to talk about their dumb moments and we loved reading them all!

To be dumb and celebrate it, is something only social media can accept and appreciate. So if you see the hashtag #Imdumb trend, you'd probably want to join that club. What's better than reading about other people's not-so-smart moments? Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon decided to pick #Imdumb in the hashtag segment of the popular show, […] #dumb moments #Hollywood #Jimmy Fallon #Jimmy Fallon Tonight Show #Talk show #Twiiter

Aug 8, 2016

CEO salaries soar; average nears Rs 20 cr, AM Naik draws highest at Rs 66.14 cr in private sector

The analysis is based on the disclosures made by 20 out of the total 24 private sector companies on the Sensex, as the remaining four are yet to disclose their figures. #Cipla #Gautam Adani #HDFC #Hero MotoCorp #ICICI Bank #Infosys #Salary #SBI #Sun Pharma #Vishal Sikka

Aug 8, 2016

RSS affiliate SJM to protest against Govt's new FDI policy

The protest, scheduled to be held at all district headquarters of the country on the August 9 will seek the rollback of FDI in various sectors including defence, pharma and retail sectors. #Ashwani Mahajan #Defence #FDI #Government of India #Pharma #retail sector #RSS #SJM #Swadeshi Jagaran Manch

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Pulasta Dhar
If there is one place Pulasta Dhar wanted to live, it would be next to the microphone. He writes about, plays and breathes football. With stints at BBC, Hallam FM, iSport, Radio Mirchi, The Post and having seen the World Cup in South Africa, the Manchester United fan and coffee addict is a Mass Media graduate and has completed his MA in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Sheffield."
Mahesh Vijapurkar
Mahesh Vijapurkar likes to take a worm’s eye-view of issues – that is, from the common man’s perspective. He was a journalist with The Indian Express and then The Hindu and now potters around with human development and urban issues.

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Firstpost Community

Jun 29, 2014

Hindi has put Indian culture on the world map

The primary aim of any language is to communicate. We can never imagine our lives without languages, can we? This is because we cannot live without communication. And this is precisely why languages have always played a dominant role in shaping our histories and have influenced the way we think and perceive things. #Hindi #Modi #Narendra Modi government
Firstpost Community

Jun 20, 2014

'Modi is reducing class divide by prioritising Hindi on social media.'

Don't misunderstand Modi's stress on Hindi. He is ensuring that people who speak their mother tongue are not inferior compared to the elite English class. #british #comment #Firstpost Community #Hindi #language #Narendra Modi #PM Modi #social media
Firstpost Community

Jun 16, 2014

'Govt should set up board to regulate NGO funding'

The government should either ban foreign funding of all NGOs altogether or allow this funding only when routed through a specially created autonomous Board. #Blogs #Civil society #comment #Greenpeace #IB #IB Report #India #InMyOpinion #Intelligence Bureau #leaked report #NGO funds #NGOs

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4th Test, Day 2: Ashwin removes Stokes for 31

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