Wheelchair-Bound Delhi Woman Alleges Discrimination By Uber In Viral Post

“I’m not ashamed of my disability. I endure it every day,” 24-year-old Preeti Singh tells. She makes her way around the capital on low-floor DTC buses, uses the Delhi metro and takes cabs almost every other day. But a recent experience with two separate Uber drivers left her “humiliated.” She wrote about the discrimination she faced as a woman in a wheelchair on Monday in a Facebook post that has

Kapil Sharma Visits Sunil Grover At His House

Kapil Sharma and Sunil Grover were the best things that had happened to Indian television until the mid-air scuffle took place and everything came to a stand still. Kapil and Sunil collectively made TV on weekends an interesting watch because of their impromptu comic timing, kickass chemistry and a friendship that everyone loved to watch. Kapil Sharma and Sunil Grover were the best things that had happened to Indian television

Internet should not be monopoly of few: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Lauding the telecom watchdog’s decision on discriminatory pricing, Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said internet is one of the finest creations of the human mind and it should not become the monopoly of a few. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) in a much-awaited regulatory order on Monday had said that no service provider would be allowed to charge “discriminatory tariffs” for data services on the basis

Robert Vadra accuses AAP of hypocrisy over VIP exemption

As delhi readies to implement the odd-even traffic policy from January 1, Robert Vadra hit out at the ruling Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday, accusing it of hypocrisy over the exemption lists. “Odd and Even ways !! Creating parallel lists of exemption, is complete hypocrisy. If a law is implemented in the interest of the people, we all must adhere, and not be VIPs,” the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi

Arnold Schwarzenegger criticised for 'eat less meat' statement

When Arnold Schwarzenegger suggested to people that they should eat less meat in order to protect the environment, he had no idea what darts he would invite on social media. The actor had to face criticism on the internet as people blasted his ‘drop the meat’ advice on Twitter and Facebook. The 68-year-old actor-turned-politician suggested that the best way to save the planet is to have a couple of meat-free

Taj Mahal more stunning than I expected: Mark Zuckerberg

Social networking giant Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday visited the Taj Mahal in Uttar Pradesh’s Agra city and said: “It is even more stunning than I expected.” “I’m in India for our Townhall Q&A tomorrow (Wednesday), and I decided to visit the Taj Mahal. I’ve always wanted to see this,” Zuckerberg posted on Facebook along with his picture in front of the monument to love. “It is even more stunning

Salman Khan files complaint with Mumbai Crime Branch over fake Facebook post

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has approached the Mumbai Crime Branch and filed a complaint after a fake Facebook post quoting him started doing rounds. The post in question has a screenshot of an anchor of a Hindi TV news channel with the text where Salman is quoted as saying ‘I do not need the support of Muslims who support Asaduddin Owaisi.’ Such other fake posts also quote him as saying “Bajrangi Bhaijaan

Patrick Stewart praises Jennifer Lawrence

‘X-Men’ star Patrick Stewart has said that he would like to work with Jennifer Lawrence in the future. During a Facebook Q&A session, the 74-year-old actor described the ‘Hunger Games’ star as “quite good-looking”, reported Entertainment Weekly. “I’d like to collaborate with Jennifer Lawrence. I think she’s brilliant, with a great sense of humour, and quite good looking,” Stewart said about the 24-year-old actress. Stewart was also asked if he

Pune McDonalds outlet throws street kid out for trying to buy cold drink

In a shameful incident, a street kid was thrown out of a McDonalds restaurant in Pune where he was standing in queue to buy a Fanta float. The incident came to light after a lady posted the details of the episode on Facebook. The lady along with her friends had gone to the particular McDonalds outlet to buy themselves coke floats. When they came out a street kid started begging

Christian Bale Will Not Play Steve Jobs in Biopic After All

British The Dark Knight star Christian Bale has pulled out of a planned biopic of late Apple founder Steve Jobs, industry media reported on November 3.Christian – the second actor to decline the role after Leonardo DiCaprio – discussed the part with Slumdog Millionaire director Danny Boyle, but no deal was reached, according to industry journal Variety.The Oscar-winning star had conflicting feelings about the role, and concluded that he simply wasn’t right for it,

Why is Neetu Chandra miffed with Chetan Bhagat?

The actress Neetu Chandra, who is from Bihar, has voiced her views on her official Facebook page regarding the stereotypes reinforced by the author in his latest book which is also being made into a film. Neetu says, “He makes his Bihari protagonist, incidentally from my town Dumraon, as someone who is bad at English. But to Chetan Bhagat’s disappointment, let me tell you guys, the first ever English novel

Salman Khan participates in Swachh Bharat Abhyan; PM praises the effort

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday praised Bollywood superstar Salman Khan for joining the “Swachh Bharat” campaign and hoped it will be an inspiration for others. “The effort by Salman Khan is a significant, one that will inspire several people to join Swachh Bharat Mission,” Modi tweeted. Salman Khan contributed to the nationwide campaign by cleaning a part of Karjat in Mumbai on Tuesday. He even shared pictures of himself with