POSTED BY News Ed ON Jul 31, 2014 AT 17:25 IST ,  Edited At: Jul 31, 2014 17:25 IST
Chris Gunness, spokesman for United Nations Relief and Works Agency, today broke down at the end of an interview with Al Jazeera Arabic, while announcing about the death of children in Gaza.
 

 

He later tweeted the following.

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POSTED BY News Ed ON Jul 31, 2014 AT 17:25 IST, Edited At: Jul 31, 2014 17:25 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 29, 2014 AT 23:42 IST ,  Edited At: Jul 29, 2014 23:42 IST

photobomb
(verb)-  to drop in a photo unexpectedly...to hop in a picture right before it is taken.
 

The English Royals may not be of much use to anyone, but they certainly seem to be having fun at the Commonwealth Games, and livening up the proceedings for us all.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 29, 2014 AT 23:42 IST, Edited At: Jul 29, 2014 23:42 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 29, 2014 AT 20:30 IST ,  Edited At: Jul 29, 2014 20:30 IST

Yes, people can't have enough of the rookie Republican.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 29, 2014 AT 20:30 IST, Edited At: Jul 29, 2014 20:30 IST
POSTED BY News Ed ON Jul 26, 2014 AT 23:29 IST ,  Edited At: Jul 27, 2014 00:29 IST

Doing the rounds on social media today is this epic English song. Vennu Mallesh, who writes his own lyrics and sings 'in English only' composed this song titled 'It's My Life Whatever I Wanna Do' almost two years along. Now that it has gone viral, the video has garnered some 4,031,064 votes.

You ask why? See for yourself.

And he has a warning for everyone too: "Don't believe me, I am a true liar"

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POSTED BY News Ed ON Jul 26, 2014 AT 23:29 IST, Edited At: Jul 27, 2014 00:29 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 26, 2014 AT 14:44 IST ,  Edited At: Jul 26, 2014 14:44 IST

While some Indian lawmakers seem to be insisting that all Indians are Hindus, at least one important American lawmaker the other day seemed to have difficulty in accepting that some people of Indian origin could be Americans too.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 26, 2014 AT 14:44 IST, Edited At: Jul 26, 2014 14:44 IST
     
 
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