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

It just seems to be that sort of a day today. First it was the pictures of Chandrababu Naidu dressing himself up as an Arab to attend an iftaar dinner.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 22, 2014 AT 22:16 IST, Edited At: Jul 22, 2014 22:16 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 22, 2014 AT 15:14 IST ,  Edited At: Jul 22, 2014 15:14 IST

While the Prime Minister's power dressing is making waves internationally, his Andhra Pradesh ally, Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu decided to land up at an iftaar gathering in his own trademark style is creating its own ripples, at least on social media.

 

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 22, 2014 AT 15:14 IST, Edited At: Jul 22, 2014 15:14 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 18, 2014 AT 02:26 IST ,  Edited At: Jul 18, 2014 02:26 IST

The audio released by Ukrainian intelligence agency — the State Security Service, known as the S.B.U. — said to be the audio from intercepted phone calls between separatists and Russian military intelligence officers, in which they appear to be acknowledging shooting down a civilian plane.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 18, 2014 AT 02:26 IST, Edited At: Jul 18, 2014 02:26 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 17, 2014 AT 22:28 IST ,  Edited At: Jul 17, 2014 22:28 IST

A Malaysian airliner with 295 people on board has crashed in Ukraine, amid allegations that it was shot down.

MH 17 was enroute to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam .

Social media, particularly Twitter, is abuzz with conflicting reports, but what is clear is that dozens of bodies were scattered around what is believed to be the wreckage of the jet near the village of Grabovo. Follow the latest in the filtered tweets, storified by us.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 17, 2014 AT 22:28 IST, Edited At: Jul 17, 2014 22:28 IST
POSTED BY News Ed ON Jul 17, 2014 AT 16:34 IST ,  Edited At: Jul 17, 2014 16:34 IST

Chetan Bhagat has done it again. His ill-considered tweets on the situation in Gaza have stirred up a controversy. The best selling novelist has often managed to enrage the Twitterati, including the furore he caused by comparing the fall of the rupee with rape.

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POSTED BY News Ed ON Jul 17, 2014 AT 16:34 IST, Edited At: Jul 17, 2014 16:34 IST
     
 
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