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Three important takeaways from current affairs in US (otherwise known as the world’s greatest democracy)
World

Three important takeaways from current affairs in US (otherwise known as the world’s greatest democracy)

Indian author Avirook Sen writes a piece of satire describing the recent developments in the United States in the wake of Donald Trump's defeat in the presidential elections

Bigly Yuge: 'We’ll turn the White House into a Shiite House', says Jared Kushner's firm
World

Bigly Yuge: 'We’ll turn the White House into a Shiite House', says Jared Kushner's firm

The firm will take over such deceptively mundane matters such as water supply, plumbing, power supply and heating from career federal employees who have these responsibilities

Bigly Yuge: Start, stop confusion in Pennsylvania counties may cost Donald Trump presidency
World

Bigly Yuge: Start, stop confusion in Pennsylvania counties may cost Donald Trump presidency

Amidst the protracted US election process, Indian author Avirook Sen will send despatches from Texas as part of a multi-part satirical series that seeks to probe the assertion that Donald Trump has killed satire

Bigly Yuge: Donald Trump confident of re-election but insists 'soup' coup can derail his plans
World

Bigly Yuge: Donald Trump confident of re-election but insists 'soup' coup can derail his plans

Last minute preparations were underway for the US election today on the streets, polling booths and golf courses of America

Bigly Yuge: Donald Trump announces national mask mandate after Halloween brainwave
World

Bigly Yuge: Donald Trump announces national mask mandate after Halloween brainwave

'The idea came to the President as he watched Halloween trick or treating between campaign stops in Pennsylvania,' said a White House spokesperson

Bigly Yuge: New US Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett will deliver judgments in tongues
World

Bigly Yuge: New US Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett will deliver judgments in tongues

As next week's US election approaches, Indian author Avirook Sen will send despatches from Texas as part of a multi-part satirical series that seeks to probe the assertion that Donald Trump has killed satire

Bigly Yuge: Texas Republicans tricked into judging gaumutra competition say they feel benefits
World

Bigly Yuge: Texas Republicans tricked into judging gaumutra competition say they feel benefits

As next week's US election approaches, Indian author Avirook Sen will send despatches from Texas as part of a multi-part satirical series that seeks to probe the assertion that Donald Trump has killed satire

Bigly Yuge: First lady, second lady, third lady? Melania Trump triples down
World

Bigly Yuge: First lady, second lady, third lady? Melania Trump triples down

As next week's US election approaches, Indian author Avirook Sen will send despatches from Texas as part of a multi-part satirical series that seeks to probe the assertion that Donald Trump has killed satire

Bigly Yuge: Donald Trump nominated for 2021 Nobel Prize in Medicine
World

Bigly Yuge: Donald Trump nominated for 2021 Nobel Prize in Medicine

As next week's US election approaches, Indian author Avirook Sen will send despatches from Texas as part of a multi-part satirical series that seeks to probe the assertion that Donald Trump has killed satire

How Shugoofa, a 52-year-old Urdu humour magazine from Hyderabad, examines society through satire
Arts & Culture

How Shugoofa, a 52-year-old Urdu humour magazine from Hyderabad, examines society through satire

It is one of the few magazines in the country (in any language) devoted entirely to humour. The publication groomed new writers and poets in Urdu humour, leading them to recognition.

Kamala Harris as potential next US vice-president is massive boost for India on world stage... and other porky pies
World

Kamala Harris as potential next US vice-president is massive boost for India on world stage... and other porky pies

Will Kamala Harris be beneficial to India if she does in fact become the next Vice-President of the United States of America? We haven't a clue, so we thought we'd find out

A deadpan interview with Citizen Urvish
India

A deadpan interview with Citizen Urvish

Satirist Urvish Kothari tells Devansh Dixit that he is an ordinary citizen in a country of extraordinary lies.

How Carl Reiner reinvented TV comedy with his long-running landmark sitcom The Dick Van Dyke Show
Entertainment

How Carl Reiner reinvented TV comedy with his long-running landmark sitcom The Dick Van Dyke Show

Carl Reiner's The Dick Van Dyke Show, which ran for five seasons starting in 1961, was the first great TV sitcom about TV.

Axone movie review: A clever yet meandering satire on discrimination against Northeast migrants in Delhi
Entertainment

Axone movie review: A clever yet meandering satire on discrimination against Northeast migrants in Delhi

Though it could have been a compelling satire or a delectable thriller, Axone is treated like a slice-of-life drama that ends up adding too many ingredients to its broth.

Shoojit Sircar on Gulabo Sitabo going digital: 'It was not an easy decision but this is the way forward'
Entertainment

Shoojit Sircar on Gulabo Sitabo going digital: 'It was not an easy decision but this is the way forward'

Shoojit Sircar discusses reuniting with Ayushmann Khurrana and Amitabh Bachchan, whether he is compromising with an OTT release, and the status of Sardar Udham Singh.

How to understand the chronology® and be a Patriotic Protester™
India

How to understand the chronology® and be a Patriotic Protester™

Here’s an easy-to-use, Do-It-Yourself FAQ on how to be a Patriotic Protester™

Biswa Kalyan Rath on his Amazon special Sushi, and why he can't help but mix art with entertainment
Entertainment

Biswa Kalyan Rath on his Amazon special Sushi, and why he can't help but mix art with entertainment

Biswa Kalyan Rath talks about his new Amazon Prime Video India Special Sushi, and why its approach is more outward than his previous gig Biswa Mast Aadmi.

Jojo Rabbit: Taika Waititi says it 'annoyed' him to play Adolf Hitler in upcoming WWII satire
Entertainment

Jojo Rabbit: Taika Waititi says it 'annoyed' him to play Adolf Hitler in upcoming WWII satire

Jojo Rabbit, directed by Taika Waititi, is set during the WWII and revolves around a young German boy, who has an imaginary friend based on Adolf Hitler.

Jojo Rabbit trailer: German boy and imaginary Adolf Hitler confront Nazi ideologies in Taika Waititi's WWII satire
Entertainment

Jojo Rabbit trailer: German boy and imaginary Adolf Hitler confront Nazi ideologies in Taika Waititi's WWII satire

A young German boy becomes increasingly disillusioned by the Nazi ideology, powered by an imaginary Adolf Hitler in Taika Waititi's Jojo Rabbit.

Ditch War and Peace; here's a list of approved reading (and watching) for the patriotic Indian
India

Ditch War and Peace; here's a list of approved reading (and watching) for the patriotic Indian

Had the book been called “Peace and Peace”, all might have gone well with Vernon Gonsalves, because the tome is probably far too fat for any busy legal professional in India to read – there are too many cases and too little time