Heavy Rain Triggers Floods and Landslides in Assam, Meghalaya; 10 KilledPublished by NDTV on 2014-09-23 at 15:18:10
Torrential rain in the last 48 hours has triggered flash floods and landslides in several districts of Assam and Meghalaya, killing at least 10 people and displacing thousands.
101 twitter shares, 3576 retweets and 37 favorites
29 shares and 6 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares and 11 plus ones
Smoked meat deadlier than liquor, may increase risk of cancerPublished by Times of India on 2014-09-23 at 15:33:57
When meat or fish is cooked directly over fire, it gets covered with cancer-causing carcinogens, making it more dangerous than even smoking or consumption of alcohol, according to a study.
891 shares and 818 likes on Facebook
6 Google+ Shares, 15 plus ones and 10 reshares
2 shares on LinkedIn
Vegetarian campaign near mosque sparks clashes Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-23 at 03:02:35
Clashes broke out near the Taj-ul-Masjid in the Old Bhopal area after activists of the People for Ethical Treatment of Animals on Monday sought to persuade local Muslims to celebrate Bakrid with v…
35 twitter shares, 23 retweets and 8 favorites
451 shares and 861 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares
Mangalyaan, the Cheapest Mars Mission EverPublished by NDTV on 2014-09-23 at 15:43:42
As India closes in on its destination Mars with the Mangalyaan satellite, many across the world have been dumbstruck at the low cost of India’s Mars orbiter mission. Here are the details on how India …
102 twitter shares, 854 retweets and 53 favorites
155 shares and 164 likes on Facebook
6 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones
16 shares on LinkedIn
Maharashtra polls: Shiv Sena ‘agrees to give 130 seats to BJP’Published by Times of India on 2014-09-23 at 13:16:17
The Shiv Sena has agreed to give 130 seats to the BJP, bringing an end to the deadlock over seat-sharing for the Maharashtra assembly elections, according to Times Now.
159 shares and 603 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares
Xi Jinping asks PLA to be ready for regional warPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-09-23 at 13:02:30
Xi’s directives come in the midst of a standoff between the PLA and Indian troops in Chumar area in Ladakh region along the Line of Actual Control (LAC).
160 shares and 444 likes on Facebook
7 Google+ Shares, 23 plus ones and 4 reshares
3 shares on LinkedIn
Jack Ma of Alibaba Becomes China’s Richest PersonPublished by NDTV on 2014-09-23 at 11:17:13
The largest stock offer in history has made Jack Ma, founder of e-commerce giant Alibaba, China’s richest person with a fortune of $25 billion, an annual wealth ranking in the world’s second largest e…
60 twitter shares, 532 retweets and 27 favorites
7 shares and 6 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares
3 shares on LinkedIn
Over Fight For a Bungalow, Delhi’s VIP Zone Blocked To TrafficPublished by NDTV on 2014-09-23 at 12:35:43
Key roads near Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s residence in Delhi have been shut today over an anticipated rally by supporters of Uttar Pradesh politician Ajit Singh, who is fighting to keep a governme…
91 twitter shares, 217 retweets and 17 favorites
25 shares and 182 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares
India’s first time-keeper HMT turns into a collector’s itemPublished by IBNLive on 2014-09-23 at 11:23:37
It was in 1962 when Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru inaugurated the now-vintage hand-wound wrist watched.
43 twitter shares, 445 retweets and 13 favorites
2 shares and 2 likes on Facebook
‘Tremendous interest’ for Modi NYC event: organisersPublished by The Hindu on 2014-09-23 at 08:53:24
Even as official circles and the Washington think tank circuit appeared to become increasingly galvanised by the impending visit to the U.S. of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, nowhere has the…
39 twitter shares, 284 retweets and 16 favorites
23 shares and 136 likes on Facebook
Bloodbath on Dalal Street, but do not short markets: ExpertsPublished by Economic Times on 2014-09-23 at 16:13:36
Even though markets have broken key support levels but analysts are still not advising investors to short markets at current levels.
303 shares and 25 likes on Facebook
20 Google+ Shares, 6 plus ones and 2 reshares
50 views on StumbleUpon
iPhone 6 screen is great, but Galaxy Note 4 better: ReportPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-09-23 at 11:49:03
Just a few days ago, DisplayMate has tested the screen of Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and has found it truly spectacular. Even after the iPhone 6 Plus test, the recommendation that the Note 4 scored remains intact.
49 shares and 306 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones
Clicking till the last breathPublished by The Hindu on 2014-09-23 at 08:29:33
Body of Shafat Sidiq, a photojournalist for Dainik Jagran who had gone to shoot floodwaters making their way into Lal Chowk with two cameras was found by local rescuers.
6 twitter shares
26 shares and 321 likes on Facebook
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