• A day to celebrate India's democracy

      The seven-week long Indian election process will come to an end. The votes will be counted and a winner will be declared. No matter who wins, the real winner will be Indias democracy. I say this as an Indian American who has had the...More>>

      Friday, 24 May 2019, 22:40 IST

    • Delhi metro stations double up as art galleries

      Most Indians may still need a push to visit art galleries and museums, but when the national capital's favourite commuting mode Metro Rail doubles up as a contemporary art gallery itself, it is not uncommon to see Delhiwallahs stop,...More>>

      Friday, 24 May 2019, 22:26 IST

    • Aziz Ansari hosts surprise gig in Mumbai

       Before his official tour in India, comedian Aziz Ansari was happy to spread cheer and laughter with his surprise gig, in which he touched upon issues like US politics, racism and the #MeToo movement, at a restaurant here. Ansari...More>>

      Friday, 24 May 2019, 21:21 IST

    • Film fraternity hails Modi's smashing victory

       Members of the Indian film fraternity, including veterans like Asha Bhosle and Rajinikanth, congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the BJP-led coalition registered a landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections. Besides...More>>

      Friday, 24 May 2019, 20:05 IST

    • GoT references become buzzwords as Modi wins

      As Prime Minister Narendra Modi readied for a second term, Twitterati used memes and references from the "Game Of Thrones" to hail his win. "Game Of Thrones" officially ended for Indians today, one Twitter user...More>>

      Friday, 24 May 2019, 19:51 IST

    • EVM means 'Everyone Voted Modi', cheers Twitterati

      As the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) surged to power, a section of Twitteratti on Thursday created a new acronym for the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) -- "Everyone Voted Modi" -- and made it go viral....More>>

      Friday, 24 May 2019, 19:43 IST

    • BJP Returns : Social media bursts into memes, jokes

      Going berserk over the massive mandate received by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), users on various social media platforms on Thursday began firing memes, jokes and GIFs, especially aimed to the Opposition and the Congress Party....More>>

      Friday, 24 May 2019, 19:28 IST

    • Twitter records 400 mn tweets in 2019 LS polls

      Twitter India on Thursday said conversations around the 2019 Lok Sabha elections grew 600 per cent from 2014 to reach 396 million tweets between January 1 and May 23. During the course of the six weeks of the election from April 11...More>>

      Friday, 24 May 2019, 19:15 IST

    • Modi emerged big winner on social media

      As the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday appeared set to retain power, the party emerged as a clear winner on social networks and traditional media platforms -- reaching out to its target audience...More>>

      Friday, 24 May 2019, 19:05 IST

    • 'Main Bhi Chowkidar' emerged big winner on social media

      As the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday appeared set to retain power, the party emerged as a clear winner on social networks and traditional media platforms -- reaching out to its target audience...More>>

      Friday, 24 May 2019, 18:59 IST