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POSTED BY Buzz ON Apr 23, 2014 AT 23:59 IST ,  Edited At: Apr 23, 2014 23:59 IST

While Time Magazine's “Person of the Year” — one who the magazine editors feel has “done the most to influence the events of the year” — has been making news since 1927, the latest readers poll via the magazine's website which sought to select the world’s 100 most influential people — "who influenced the world this past year for better or worse"— has, to the surprise of many, placed the Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal and Narendra Modi in top positions.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Apr 23, 2014 AT 23:59 IST, Edited At: Apr 23, 2014 23:59 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Apr 23, 2014 AT 23:10 IST ,  Edited At: Apr 23, 2014 23:10 IST

Javed Jaffrey, Aam Aadmi Party's candidate from Lucknow, who is facing such heavy weights as BJP President Rajnath Singh, Rita Bahuguna Joshi of the Congress and Abhishek  Mishra of the Samajwadi Party has released the following video as part of his campaign.

What remains to be seen, however, is how the Lucknow-residents respond to the video in which the Jaffrey in his Salaam Namaste avatar of an ‘Indian cowboy' takes potshots not only at scams and divisive politics, but also at the corporate class: the video ends with Jaffrey pulling the flush and making Antilla in the background transform into a slum.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Apr 23, 2014 AT 23:10 IST, Edited At: Apr 23, 2014 23:10 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Apr 22, 2014 AT 23:58 IST ,  Edited At: Apr 22, 2014 23:58 IST

"The overall verdict is that we have had a head of government whose demeanour is that of an orderly of a proper prime minister," says Ashok Mitra, in a wonderful column in the Telegraph:

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Apr 22, 2014 AT 23:58 IST, Edited At: Apr 22, 2014 23:58 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Apr 22, 2014 AT 20:36 IST ,  Edited At: Apr 22, 2014 20:36 IST

BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi faced questions from ABP News editors in the channel's interview based special show GhoshanaPatra. Full video and text of the transcript is carried here for the record, courtesy: ABP News — not checked for accuracy or translation, carried on as is basis without any editing.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Apr 22, 2014 AT 20:36 IST, Edited At: Apr 22, 2014 20:36 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Apr 22, 2014 AT 19:40 IST ,  Edited At: Apr 22, 2014 19:40 IST

A sting operation by investigative news portal Cobrapost that decided to revisit the Sikh carnage of 1984, which involved interviewing eight officers of Delhi Police, reveals most of them candidly admitting to their failure as a force, with some of them confessing that the top brass of the police force colluded with the Congress government of the day to teach Sikhs “a lesson”.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Apr 22, 2014 AT 19:40 IST, Edited At: Apr 22, 2014 19:40 IST
     
 
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