POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 16, 2014 AT 22:45 IST ,  Edited At: Sep 16, 2014 22:45 IST

While it may be too early to analyse the reasons for the electoral setback for the BJP, particularly in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan, the instant verdict, on at least Twitter, was that it was a resounding rejection of the Yogi Adityanath and Sakshi Maharaj brand of rabble-rousing and communally polarising campaigning (from Love Jehad to blaming Madrasas for terrorism). Significantly, in UP the absence of BSP ensured that the anti-BJP vote was not divided.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 16, 2014 AT 22:45 IST, Edited At: Sep 16, 2014 22:45 IST
POSTED BY News Ed ON Sep 15, 2014 AT 20:12 IST ,  Edited At: Sep 15, 2014 20:12 IST

The new uniform of the Colombian women's cycling team seems to have drawn much attention on social media and not for the right reasons.

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POSTED BY News Ed ON Sep 15, 2014 AT 20:12 IST, Edited At: Sep 15, 2014 20:12 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 14, 2014 AT 16:40 IST ,  Edited At: Sep 14, 2014 16:40 IST

The powers of social media. All it took was a tweet:

The Finding Fanny star, rightly outraged with a "news" item in a newspaper, followed it up with two more tweets:

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 14, 2014 AT 16:40 IST, Edited At: Sep 14, 2014 16:40 IST
POSTED BY Sundeep Dougal ON Sep 10, 2014 AT 21:25 IST ,  Edited At: Sep 10, 2014 21:25 IST

In the end, Al Jazeera decided to merely laugh it off with a tweet:

They needed to clarify further:

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POSTED BY Sundeep Dougal ON Sep 10, 2014 AT 21:25 IST, Edited At: Sep 10, 2014 21:25 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 09, 2014 AT 21:39 IST ,  Edited At: Sep 09, 2014 21:39 IST

The U.S. Open is where Martina Navratilova won four singles titles and nine doubles titles during a career considered one of the best ever in tennis. She still holds the record for most singles and doubles titles in the Open era.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 09, 2014 AT 21:39 IST, Edited At: Sep 09, 2014 21:39 IST
     
 
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