1. CLT20: Chennai look to continue winning run against Lahore
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-25 at 09:35:36

    Riding high on a comfortable win over Dolphins in their last encounter, Chennai Super Kings will look to keep the momentum going when they lock horns with Lahore Lions.

    25 twitter shares, 8 retweets and 2 favorites
    43 shares and 5744 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  2. Soon, get discounts for flying without baggage
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-25 at 07:36:27

    A majority of Indian airlines have accepted the government’s proposal of giving domestic travellers some discount for not flying with check-in baggage.

    53 twitter shares, 657 retweets and 40 favorites
    79 shares and 1150 likes on Facebook
    2 shares on LinkedIn

  3. Live: PM rolls out ‘Make in India’ plan | Full Coverage
    Published by Economic Times on 2014-09-25 at 09:34:07

    PM Narendra Modi will today roll out a red carpet to the world to manufacture in India to promote his ‘Make in India’ plan.

    80 twitter shares, 1187 retweets and 47 favorites
    62 shares and 261 likes on Facebook
    8 shares on LinkedIn

  4. PM Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ pitch to extend red carpet for investors
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-25 at 06:53:55

    PM Narendra Modi will today roll out a red carpet to industrialists, both domestic and international, inviting them to make India a manufacturing hub that will help boost jobs and growth.

    102 twitter shares, 1251 retweets and 51 favorites
    59 shares and 23 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    8 shares on LinkedIn

  5. BJP MP who first complained about coal scam feels vindicated
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-25 at 06:30:28

    The man whose complaint triggered a chain of reactions including CBI investigation into the coal scam and which culminated in the Supreme Court cancelling allocation of 214 coal blocks on Wednesday said he felt vindicated.

    101 twitter shares, 1304 retweets and 31 favorites
    23 shares and 5 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  6. LIVE: Make in India campaign officially launched
    Published by ABP News on 2014-09-25 at 12:31:16

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday launched the ‘Make in India’ campaign.

    103 twitter shares, 1045 retweets and 76 favorites
    9 shares and 3 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones

  7. LIVE: Modi launches Make in India campaign
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-25 at 12:09:10

    "People are talking about FDI but I see things differently. FDI is also a responsibility for the people of India," said Modi.

    73 twitter shares, 624 retweets and 57 favorites
    22 shares and 354 likes on Facebook
    8 Google+ Shares, 21 plus ones and 3 reshares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  8. The Make In India opportunity in five charts
    Published by Live Mint on 2014-09-25 at 00:49:06

    While India lags in manufacturing competitiveness, it has the potential and opportunity to catch up with other nations

    103 twitter shares, 880 retweets and 54 favorites
    26 shares and 29 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares
    16 shares on LinkedIn

  9. Mangalyaan sends first picture of Mars surface
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-25 at 12:07:21

    The Mars Orbiter, Mangalyaan, clicked its first pictures hours after it entered the orbit of the Red Planet, making India the first nation to achieve the feat in its maiden attempt.

    24 twitter shares, 110 retweets and 6 favorites
    125 shares and 835 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 4 plus ones

  10. Mars orbiter mission sends first picture of red planet
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-25 at 11:31:22

    In minutes to go Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s media team will upload a picture that will show Isro scientists handing over the hard copy of the first five pictures sent by the Mars Colour Camera (MCC) aboard India’s mars orbiter mission (MOM) spacecraft…

    100 twitter shares, 926 retweets and 16 favorites
    31 shares and 9 likes on Facebook

  11. Learn Sanskrit, says PM
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-25 at 07:50:21

    Mr. Modi touched the feet of seer of Siddaganga Math, Shivakumara Swami, and sought his blessings.

    14 twitter shares
    79 shares and 972 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  12. Modis Make in India launch today All about the ambitious investment campaign
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-09-25 at 07:57:30

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the Make in India programme on Thursday ahead of his maiden visit to the US rolling out the red carpet to investors through a string of measures including easier norms and rules

    52 twitter shares, 810 retweets and 40 favorites
    26 shares and 6 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  13. Orbiter sends back first pictures
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-25 at 10:58:54

    Prime Minister will get first look before releasing them to the press

    19 twitter shares, 12 retweets and 1 favorites
    79 shares and 750 likes on Facebook

  14. Mangalyaan clicks and sends the first image of Mars
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-25 at 12:10:18

    The official Twitter handle of ISRO’s Mars Orbiter uploaded a picture of our neighbouring red planet with the caption, "the view is nice up here," on Thursday.

    45 twitter shares, 627 retweets and 6 favorites
    2 shares on Facebook

  15. World’s largest turban on display
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-25 at 02:42:31

    Touted as the world’s biggest ‘pagri’, a 151-inch turban is quite an attraction for the visitors at the heritage Bagore ki Haveli here.Created by Avanti Lal Chawla of Baroda, this headgear r…

    8 twitter shares, 2 retweets
    33 shares and 528 likes on Facebook

  16. Missed calls to women in Bihar could land you in prison
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-25 at 10:40:49

    CID Inspector General (Weaker Section) Arvind Pandey has asked all district superintendents of police and their counterparts in the GRP to investigate and take proper action if any girl or woman complains about having received repeated missed calls on the…

    19 twitter shares, 182 retweets and 24 favorites
    51 shares and 218 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares, 5 plus ones and 1 reshares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  17. Opinion: Pakistan’s Fawad Khan: India’s Heartthrob
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-25 at 11:58:23

    He comes to us nicely packaged and unambiguously adult, writes Shobhaa De.

    29 twitter shares, 9 retweets
    52 shares and 404 likes on Facebook

  18. US offers big arms contract tech to India
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-09-25 at 00:41:09

    On the eve of Prime Minister Narendra Modis US visit the Pentagon has offered to jointly develop or manufacture 34 stateoftheart weapon systems and technologies with India including the Javelin antitank missile and the Scorpion mutation bomb

    42 twitter shares, 407 retweets and 20 favorites
    3 shares and 2 likes on Facebook

  19. Top 10 stocks that will be impacted by SC verdict
    Published by Economic Times on 2014-09-25 at 04:00:58

    The apex court’s decision to de-allocate the coal blocks will severely hit the financials of some companies.

    18 twitter shares, 22 retweets and 12 favorites
    306 shares and 26 likes on Facebook
    20 Google+ Shares, 6 plus ones and 2 reshares
    50 views on StumbleUpon

  20. Cabinet sets 5-year target for Swachh Bharat
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-25 at 07:42:26

    The Cabinet on Wednesday set the target of five years starting from October 2 to implement complete sanitation programme – Swachh Bharat Mission – in all urban areas across the country.

    51 twitter shares, 326 retweets and 28 favorites
    16 shares and 4 likes on Facebook
    9 shares on LinkedIn

Here are some more stories that didn’t actually make the above list but still have a significant percentage of social shares of the total.


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