Caste still biggest matchmaker – Times of India

Living in a world that is increasingly shrinking because of the internet, greater exposure and modern means of communication does not seem to have any impact on this aspect of life. Most families still prefer marrying within their own castes and communities, reveal marriage bureaux and even those operating modern-day matrimonial websites.

Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Caste-still-biggest-matchmaker/articleshow/53701281.cms


Manesar land scam blew lid off govt nexus with private builders – Times of India

The CBI raids at the residences of former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda and several bureaucrats on Saturday point to what an official described as the “brazen way” in which government officials and builders colluded to enable the latter to buy land from farmers at dirt-cheap rates.

Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Manesar-land-scam-blew-lid-off-govt-nexus-with-private-builders/articleshow/54000244.cms


Geraldo Rivera: ‘Stupid total douche’ shooter confused Sikhs and Muslims


We do not currently know the motive of the shooter who killed six people at a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wis., Sunday. Fox News reports that “what triggered his rampage remains unclear,” but “real journalist” Geraldo Rivera isn’t taking his home network’s word for it.

Geraldo, who knows a thing or two about being a “stupid total douche,” is certain that suspected gunman Wade Michael Page targeted the temple because he confused “Sikh’s for Muslims.”

@GeraldoRivera Is that what happened?!!

— Kathy (@kathleenf6500) August 6, 2012

@GeraldoRivera is that a fact?

— Patrick Pollifrone (@pgpolli) August 6, 2012

No, it’s not a fact.

Fox reports, Geraldo decides he knows better.

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2012/08/06/fox-temple-gunmans-motive-unclear-geraldo-stupid-total-douche-confused-sikhs-and-muslims/