1. Video shows smiling American suicide bomber in Syria
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-07-27 at 16:45:01

    The Nusra Front released the new video late Friday showing American citizen Moner Mohammad Abu-Salha, 22, with other fighters before the May 25 attack that targeted several army positions at the same time.

    5349 Shares
    335 shares and 5007 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares, 2 plus ones and 2 reshares

  2. Science lesson from Gujarat: Stem cells in Mahabharata, cars in Veda
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-07-27 at 01:51:46

    Tejomay Bharat is to be distributed along with eight books written by Dina Nath Batra.

    4644 Shares
    103 twitter shares, 2954 retweets and 62 favorites
    101 positive votes on Reddit
    681 shares and 731 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 8 plus ones
    2 shares on LinkedIn

  3. Hamas agrees to 24hour Gaza humanitarian truce spokesperson
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-07-27 at 07:26:37

    Hamas on Sunday belatedly said it has agreed to a 24hour humanitarian truce shortly after Israel announced a resumption of hostilities in Gaza following a daylong pause

    2940 Shares
    103 twitter shares, 2746 retweets and 45 favorites
    32 shares and 9 likes on Facebook
    4 Google+ Shares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  4. Ancient Pakistan temples draw devotees from across faiths
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-27 at 06:21:26

    In their journeys across Pakistan to document old Hindu shrines, writer Reema Abbasi and photographer Madiha Aijaz find belief battling bigotry.

    2815 Shares
    101 twitter shares, 2610 retweets and 35 favorites
    50 shares and 18 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  5. Delhi may be heading towards winter elections
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-07-27 at 07:51:20

    Delhi could be heading for assembly polls this winter as the BJP has reconciled itself to the fact that the possibility of forming a government in the Capital was remote

    1916 Shares
    60 twitter shares, 1792 retweets and 60 favorites
    4 shares on Facebook

  6. ‘El Nino’s location, not intensity, impacts monsoon’
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-27 at 03:58:00

    The Monsoon’s recovery, with about half of India receiving normal rains and the national deficit down to 25% from 43%, might have something to do with the location of the current El Nino rather than its intensity.

    1880 Shares
    89 twitter shares, 1697 retweets and 73 favorites
    19 shares and 2 likes on Facebook

  7. In big infra push PM sets roads rail power targets
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-07-27 at 00:05:23

    With the objective of boosting growth Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met the secretaries of nine economic ministries to outline a plan to put infrastructure development in top gear over the next two years

    1838 Shares
    88 twitter shares, 1652 retweets and 52 favorites
    37 shares and 9 likes on Facebook

  8. Facebook to Launch New ‘Save’ Function
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-27 at 13:40:51

    Facebook is soon to launch a new feature that will let its users flag content like movies, music, TV shows and links for later viewing.

    1455 Shares
    101 twitter shares, 1300 retweets and 31 favorites
    19 shares and 4 likes on Facebook

  9. ‘Bombs were exploding around us all the time’: Indian survivors recount Gaza horror
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-27 at 12:04:14

    “Bombs were going off around us all the time. Rockets were raining from the skies; hearing and seeing explosions became a daily affair,” recalls Rehman, one of the survivors.

    1174 Shares
    72 twitter shares, 876 retweets and 29 favorites
    63 shares and 33 likes on Facebook
    10 Google+ Shares, 58 plus ones and 8 reshares
    25 shares on LinkedIn

  10. Indian-Origin Israeli Soldier Killed in Gaza Offensive
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-27 at 15:11:23

    Israel today resumed its military offensive on Gaza after Hamas militants continued to fire rockets rejecting a 24-hour humanitarian truce requested by the UN as the 20-day conflict killed 1,050 Pales…

    1138 Shares
    63 twitter shares, 1020 retweets and 23 favorites
    29 shares and 3 likes on Facebook

  11. Gaza Militants Launch Big Rocket Salvo at Israel
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-27 at 12:51:54

    Palestinian militants have launched a big rocket salvo at Israel, endangering a unilateral cease-fire.

    1077 Shares
    102 twitter shares, 949 retweets and 7 favorites
    16 shares and 2 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  12. Saharanpur: 20 Arrested After Violent Clashes Kill Three
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-27 at 12:23:36

    Tension continues to simmer in Saharanpur in western Uttar Pradesh amid a curfew following Saturday’s violent clashes between two groups that killed 3 and injured 20.

    1034 Shares
    72 twitter shares, 859 retweets and 34 favorites
    33 shares and 36 likes on Facebook

  13. Saharanpur riot: 20 arrested, BJP accuses UP govt of promoting communal tension
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-27 at 11:14:05

    Cops have arrested 20 people in connection with the Saharanpur clashes that killed 3 people even as political parties indulge in blame game over the incident.

    967 Shares
    91 twitter shares, 749 retweets and 25 favorites
    67 shares and 30 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    4 shares on LinkedIn

  14. Modi govt keen on restoring Savarkar plaque in Andamans
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-27 at 04:05:52

    The new government at the Centre is keen on reinstalling the plaque bearing Veer Savarkar’s name and his quote at the freedom fighters’ memorial at the Cellular Jail in Port Blair in the Andamans.

    954 Shares
    66 twitter shares, 840 retweets and 38 favorites
    9 shares and 1 likes on Facebook

  15. Govt mulls amendments to anti-dowry law
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-27 at 10:26:08

    Centre is mulling to introduce penal provisions in the act that will ensure punishment or penalty to those who make false charges.

    912 Shares
    101 twitter shares, 545 retweets and 16 favorites
    139 shares and 107 likes on Facebook
    4 shares on LinkedIn

  16. Depleting ground water levels cause of worry
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-27 at 04:24:40

    The CGWB, a government agency, came to this conclusion by analyzing 10,219 wells across the country. It found that 5,699 wells had reported decline during that period.

    907 Shares
    98 twitter shares, 677 retweets and 33 favorites
    50 shares and 41 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares and 3 plus ones
    2 shares on LinkedIn

  17. Ceasefire violations will be part of India-Pakistan talks: Jaitley
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-07-27 at 03:30:54

    There have been 49 ceasefire violations along the LoC this year.

    843 Shares
    26 twitter shares, 52 retweets
    36 shares and 724 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 4 plus ones

  18. CWG 2014 Day 4 LIVE Shreyasi Singh wins silver in double trap
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-07-27 at 13:44:38

    Indian shooters shone bright on Day 3 of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow as India bagged 7 medals India will be looking to add to their medal tally on Sunday

    836 Shares
    64 twitter shares, 691 retweets and 79 favorites
    0 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  19. Glasgow CWG 2014: India thrash Scotland 6-2 in hockey
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-07-27 at 11:29:24

    India will now take on Australia on Tuesday.

    794 Shares
    35 shares and 750 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 7 plus ones

  20. India is asking are our children safe anywhere
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-07-27 at 02:14:36

    Child abuse including child sexual abuse is gutwrenchingly real leaving thousands of children scarred and bewildered and their parents distraught and furious How did we as a society sink so low and when

    647 Shares
    31 twitter shares, 576 retweets and 27 favorites
    7 shares and 6 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.

Title
Shares
98

How we Rank

We track India’s leading news sites and try to find out which stories made a splash today, as based on social media shares. We are currently tracking Twitter, Reddit, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and StumbleUpon shares.

If you are a habitual news reader and need an aggregation point, this would be an ideal tool for you to get all the trending news in one place every morning and evening. Subscribe to our feeds on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, or on RSS for a ping on the daily update.

Note that we are currently combing through FirstPost, IBNLive, NDTV, Times of India, The Hindu, Hindustan Times, Indian Express, BBC India, Headlines Today, ABP News, Economic times, Mid Day, IN.com, Livemint and DNA India.

If you would like to add other news sites to this list, please tweet us at @TheNextMeme.

Thanks for visiting.

Like Memes? Funnies? Epic Longreads? Hit Subscribe!