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 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
POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 09, 2014 AT 21:37 IST ,  Edited At: Sep 09, 2014 21:37 IST

While President Barack Obama was busy meeting a departing United States Secret Service agent and his wife in the Oval Office on June 23, 2014, the accompanying child seems to have decided to dive into a sofa to alleviate his boredom.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 09, 2014 AT 21:37 IST, Edited At: Sep 09, 2014 21:37 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 08, 2014 AT 00:28 IST ,  Edited At: Sep 08, 2014 00:28 IST

An Indian origin banker, Julian Bharti, the son of a Canadian businessman, paid 50,000 British pounds, equivalent to approximately Rs 48,95,825 for kissing 49-year-old actress Elizabeth Hurley as part of a fundraiser for Elton John AIDS Foundation.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 08, 2014 AT 00:28 IST, Edited At: Sep 08, 2014 00:28 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 06, 2014 AT 02:35 IST ,  Edited At: Sep 06, 2014 02:35 IST
“All schools may make arrangements to assemble students from 2.30 pm to 4.45 pm in order that the children may view the prime minister’s address on TV.... A feedback would be taken immediately after on the number of children and schools who were able to view or listen to (it).”

—Aug 27 circular sent by the HRD ministry to state education secretaries

Was attending school for the PM's Teacher's Day speech mandatory? Was it not? It didn't matter. It all happened on Twitter, starting with a Delhi school announcing a test on the speech:

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 06, 2014 AT 02:35 IST, Edited At: Sep 06, 2014 02:35 IST
     
 
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