1. This 7-Day-Old Baby’s Rescue Favourited by Soldiers in Srinagar
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-11 at 16:55:09

    The seven-day-old infant was trapped on the top floor of a house with its young mother.

    102 twitter shares, 19097 retweets and 187 favorites
    78 shares and 71 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  2. 5 million Gmail accounts leaked, check if yours is in list
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-11 at 11:37:19

    Details, including passwords, of nearly 5 million Gmail accounts have been leaked at a Russian forum related to Bitcoin. The accounts have been posted on the forum in an archived file and can be downloaded by anyone.

    1904 shares and 1914 likes on Facebook
    6 Google+ Shares, 2 plus ones and 2 reshares

  3. Want Prohibition? Then Follow Gujarat Model, Says Supreme Court to Kerala
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-11 at 12:24:21

    This evening, over 700 bars in Kerala have to shut shop forever. Their licenses are set to be cancelled as part of a decision to turn the state dry within 10 years.

    103 twitter shares, 1839 retweets and 34 favorites
    69 shares and 53 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  4. Millions of Google passwords leaked online; check if yours is safe
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-11 at 07:26:36

    A database containing about 4.93 million usernames and passwords of Google accounts was posted on a Russian Bitcoin security forum.

    50 twitter shares, 460 retweets and 19 favorites
    509 shares and 630 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares
    3 shares on LinkedIn
    1 views on StumbleUpon

  5. Oscar Pistorius Weeps as Judge Begins Murder Trial Verdict
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-11 at 14:47:16

    "Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius sat weeping in the dock on Thursday as a judge began handing down the verdict over the Valentine’s Day killing of the star Paralympian’s model lover.

    32 twitter shares, 990 retweets and 32 favorites
    5 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  6. SC orders status quo till September 30 on Kerala’s new liquor policy
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-11 at 12:15:08

    The SC also asked the Kerala HC to decide expeditiously pleas challenging the state government’s new liquor policy, which are listed for hearing on September 18.

    8 twitter shares
    128 shares and 615 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  7. Cricketers warned against ‘honey traps’ during ICC World Cup 2015
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-11 at 11:06:35

    New Zealand police has warned that crooks may use female agents to lure cricketers into match-fixing.

    7 twitter shares, 12 retweets and 4 favorites
    10 shares and 699 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  8. After Sadananda Gowda’s son, minister Ananth Kumar’s wife in trouble in a financial …
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-11 at 15:39:42

    The district court in Bagalkot had ordered to submit a detailed report on the complaint.

    29 twitter shares, 540 retweets and 4 favorites
    15 shares and 26 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  9. SOS From Stranded People in Kashmir
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-11 at 15:31:08

    With large parts of Srinagar submerged under flood waters, frantic residents have been forced onto rooftops, with reports that the first floors of a children’s hospital and of another hospital were un…

    66 twitter shares, 4 retweets and 3 favorites
    258 shares and 254 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares
    2 shares on LinkedIn

  10. Exclusive: If the tiger can survive, it’s in India
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-11 at 09:36:11

    Dr. Yadvendradev Jhala, a pioneer in the field of tiger conservation who works with the Wildlife Institute of India, explains how India is leading tiger conservation.

    31 twitter shares, 77 retweets and 27 favorites
    65 shares and 246 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  11. Move over the iWatch, have you seen the ‘Bhai’ watch? The Internet couldn’t wait; everyone has …
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-11 at 11:54:31

    Apple may have launched the iWatch, but it isn’t as technologically advanced as Mr. India’s invisibility watch.

    17 twitter shares, 182 retweets and 14 favorites
    38 shares and 177 likes on Facebook

  12. Gujarat is much safer after prohibition, why not ban all bars: SC to Kerala government
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-11 at 12:46:28

    In a temporary relief for bar owners, the Supreme Court has asked the government not to cancel their licences till September 30.

    26 twitter shares, 134 retweets and 19 favorites
    70 shares and 178 likes on Facebook

  13. UP Police’s Chargesheet Against Amit Shah Returned by Court
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-11 at 12:39:27

    A court in Uttar Pradesh has returned the chargesheet filed by police against BJP president Amit Shah for an alleged hate speech he made in April ahead of the national election. The court has faulted…

    38 twitter shares, 300 retweets and 17 favorites
    21 shares and 14 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  14. Over 5,00,000 people still wait for help in flood-ravaged J&K
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-11 at 12:41:08

    With many people reluctant to leave their homes, the Army is concentrating on providing them food and water. Flood water has receded in Srinagar.

    7 twitter shares
    120 shares and 258 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  15. Top 5 reasons why markets are likely to consolidate in near term
    Published by Economic Times on 2014-09-11 at 17:21:30

    Considering the fact that the markets are trading near their higher end of the range, a mild correction or consolidation cannot be ruled out.

    287 shares and 19 likes on Facebook
    20 Google+ Shares, 6 plus ones and 2 reshares
    50 views on StumbleUpon

  16. Movie Review: Finding Fanny is for a very niche audience
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-11 at 17:28:57

    Finding Fanny is not a regular Bollywood film, it’s for a very niche audience. Most filmmakers say that their films are different but take my word for it because this one is actually different. Rating:

    20 shares and 342 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones

  17. HMT loses race against time, to be shut soon
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-09-11 at 01:18:25

    The official said the process of winding up will be set in motion soon.

    116 shares and 230 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    3 shares on LinkedIn

  18. Chennai Arrest Incites Concerns About 26/11-Type Plans for South
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-11 at 12:27:15

    A Sri Lankan businessman in Chennai has been arrested on charges of spying for Pakistan and photographing high-security zones, which has intelligence officials concerned about possible plans for a 26/…

    33 twitter shares, 177 retweets and 8 favorites
    47 shares and 6 likes on Facebook

  19. India cheapest destination for international students
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-11 at 13:39:30

    Despite high cost, the US was regarded as offering the highest quality of education, followed by Britain and Germany, with Australia ranked fourth, said the study.

    26 shares and 234 likes on Facebook

  20. Autowallahs, aunties and hipsters from Hauz Khas: An artist has accurately depicted 17 types of …
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-11 at 11:01:43

    If you’re from Delhi, you know all of the people this artist has sketched in this amazing Delhi series!

    25 twitter shares, 170 retweets and 16 favorites
    26 shares and 22 likes on Facebook

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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