Modi slams Pakistan for ‘proxy war’ against India, visits KargilPublished by Times of India on 2014-08-12 at 16:04:10
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today accused Pak of continuing proxy war of terrorism against India, saying it has lost the strength to fight a conventional war.
96 twitter shares, 686 retweets and 28 favorites
35 shares and 12 likes on Facebook
A cry for Pandits from down southPublished by The Hindu on 2014-08-12 at 00:36:15
Kavitha Kalvakuntla demands retrial of terrorist Bitta Karate, acquitted of killing several Pandits
32 twitter shares, 61 retweets and 12 favorites
146 shares and 558 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares
Doctors Caught Taking Bribes. NDTV Expose Raised in ParliamentPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-12 at 15:08:02
A day after NDTV’s expose showed doctors in Delhi agreeing to prescribe drugs in exchange for kickbacks, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said in Parliament that "unethical practices" will be urgently ta…
101 twitter shares, 541 retweets and 21 favorites
46 shares and 13 likes on Facebook
9 shares on LinkedIn
Tea contains harmful pesticide residues: StudyPublished by Times of India on 2014-08-12 at 14:35:16
A study undertaken by NGO Greenpeace over a year has allegedly found the presence of harmful pesticide residues in tea sold by leading brands across India.
101 twitter shares, 335 retweets and 10 favorites
112 shares and 27 likes on Facebook
6 Google+ Shares, 46 plus ones and 8 reshares
3 shares on LinkedIn
Drastic Rise in Communal Violence Since BJP Took Power: Sonia GandhiPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-12 at 14:45:49
In a sharp attack on the ruling BJP, Congress president Sonia Gandhi today said communal violence had "increased drastically" since the new government took charge in May.
96 twitter shares, 438 retweets and 26 favorites
16 shares and 2 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares and 4 plus ones
Robin Williams, Oscar-Winning Actor, Dies at 63 in Suspected SuicidePublished by NDTV on 2014-08-12 at 13:34:16
Robin Williams, the comedian and Academy Award-winning actor who imbued his performances with wild inventiveness and a kind of manic energy, died Monday at his home in Marin County, California. He was…
95 twitter shares, 2 retweets and 1 favorites
274 shares and 193 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares and 5 plus ones
6 shares on LinkedIn
Salman Khan to host Bigg Boss Season 8, confirms ColorsPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-08-12 at 13:09:03
Putting all rumours to rest, Colors TV on Monday confirmed that Salman Khan will host the eight season of celebrity reality show Bigg Boss.
25 shares and 526 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones
Recommendation to confer Bharat Ratna on Dhyan ChandPublished by Times of India on 2014-08-12 at 14:49:43
Recommendations have been received for conferring the Bharat Ratna on hockey great Major Dhayan Chand and they have been forwarded to PMO, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.
73 twitter shares, 329 retweets and 35 favorites
37 shares and 26 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares and 7 plus ones
‘Siddaramaiah phoned KPSC member 76 times’ Published by The Hindu on 2014-08-12 at 02:22:34
Janata Dal (Secular) leader and former Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy on Monday accused Chief Minister Siddaramaiah of a âdirect roleâ in the rejection of the 2011 batch selection list of the Kar…
43 twitter shares, 350 retweets and 4 favorites
11 shares and 20 likes on Facebook
For Tamil Nadu’s New Arrivals, Amma Baby Care Kit From JayalalithaaPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-12 at 14:35:31
Newborns in Tamil Nadu will be greeted upon arrival with "Amma Baby Care Kits", named after Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, whose government has flooded the state with Amma-branded subsidized salt, can…
47 twitter shares, 210 retweets and 27 favorites
38 shares and 39 likes on Facebook
1 shares on LinkedIn
14 KFA lenders face tough times; stocks plunge 12% in 5 tradesPublished by Economic Times on 2014-08-12 at 13:20:13
It is not going to be easy time for lenders to beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines as they fight court battles to get their money back.
262 shares and 19 likes on Facebook
20 Google+ Shares, 6 plus ones and 2 reshares
50 views on StumbleUpon
Fodder scam case: CBI court rejects Lalu Prasad’s petition challenging trialPublished by Times of India on 2014-08-12 at 15:27:46
The court of special CBI judge AK Mishra on Tuesday rejected Lalu Prasad’s petition challenging trial in a case (RC68A/96) related to the multi-crore fodder scam in which the RJD chief is an accused.
93 twitter shares, 154 retweets and 33 favorites
26 shares and 6 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones
Government’s Big Break. Congress to Back Proposal for Selecting JudgesPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-12 at 16:03:27
How judges are promoted or transferred in India is set to change dramatically – the opposition Congress has decided to support the government’s proposal, which means that the plan will clear both hous…
101 twitter shares, 146 retweets and 9 favorites
14 shares and 4 likes on Facebook
PM Modi Addresses Rally in Kargil: HighlightsPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-12 at 13:06:19
Prime Minister Narendra Modi made his second trip in two months to Kashmir today. He has become the first Indian PM in 15 years to visit the Siachen glacier – dubbed the world’s highest battlefield.
57 twitter shares, 190 retweets and 14 favorites
9 shares and 2 likes on Facebook
1 shares on LinkedIn
Watch: Robin Williams’ Oscar speech is bound to leave you ‘speechless’Published by FirstPost on 2014-08-12 at 16:23:36
Watch Robin Williams’ full speech at the Academy Awards here
The post Watch: Robin Williams’ Oscar speech is bound to leave you ‘speechless’ appeared first on Firstpost.
26 twitter shares, 196 retweets and 37 favorites
4 shares on Facebook
BJP Keen on Extending Parliament Session to Push Key BillsPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-12 at 13:58:23
The ruling BJP is discussing whether it can extend the current Budget session of Parliament which is scheduled to conclude on Thursday.
86 twitter shares, 124 retweets and 14 favorites
8 shares on Facebook
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