1. Sania enters US Open mixed doubles final, eyes third grand slam
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-04 at 10:48:17

    Sania is also in the women’s doubles semifinal along with her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black.

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    258 shares and 26234 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 3 plus ones

  2. Far away from home, Yazidi student in Delhi prays for family’s safety
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-09-04 at 04:02:21

    ‘ISIS has given ultimatum that they will kill 150 families this Friday’

    2851 Shares
    103 twitter shares, 2668 retweets and 48 favorites
    28 shares and 4 likes on Facebook

  3. Convert and you will go to heaven, Pakistani cricketer told Dilshan
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-04 at 10:21:23

    Shehzad was caught on camera telling Dilshan "if you are a non-Muslim and you turn Muslim, no matter whatever you do in your life, straight to heaven."

    2812 Shares
    1036 shares and 1766 likes on Facebook
    5 Google+ Shares, 1 plus ones and 1 reshares
    3 shares on LinkedIn

  4. Teaching not a profession a way of life Modi
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-09-04 at 13:19:26

    Ahead of Teachers Day Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said teaching is not a profession but jeevan dharm a way of life and asked teachers to understand the changes taking place across the world and prepare the new generation accordinglynbspVOTE I…

    2619 Shares
    85 twitter shares, 2398 retweets and 114 favorites
    10 shares and 12 likes on Facebook

  5. Sachin Tendulkar backs India to do well in World Cup
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-04 at 15:35:41

    Tendulkar has backed defending champions India to do well at the next year’s World Cup because of the team’s all-round ability.

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    31 twitter shares, 40 retweets and 7 favorites
    15 shares and 1382 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones

  6. India to aim for clean sweep in the fifth ODI against England
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-04 at 13:11:23

    Rampaging India would look to keep the foot on the pedal and press for a clean sweep when they take on England in the fifth and final one-dayer at Leeds.

    1373 Shares
    7 twitter shares, 2 retweets and 2 favorites
    11 shares and 1347 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares, 2 plus ones and 1 reshares

  7. Dalit boy’s wrists cut for wearing watch to school in Tamil Nadu
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-04 at 13:13:24

    A dalit boy was allegedly attacked and his wrists were cut by his non-dalit seniors in a village in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday night.

    1343 Shares
    102 twitter shares, 1065 retweets and 28 favorites
    109 shares and 35 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    3 shares on LinkedIn

  8. Yes, It’s Vijayawada Region. Andhra Pradesh Has New Capital
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-04 at 14:11:21

    Vijayawada Region: Andhra Pradesh’s new capital will be located in the fertile and largely agricultural region of Vijayawada, Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu has announced, describing the decision as…

    1290 Shares
    68 twitter shares, 977 retweets and 25 favorites
    86 shares and 134 likes on Facebook

  9. eBay glitch blocks user access
    Published by BBC on 2014-09-04 at 04:50:36

    E-retailing giant eBay’s users are reporting difficulty signing in to the site from locations in India, the US, the UK and other parts of Europe.

    1226 Shares
    101 twitter shares, 354 retweets and 14 favorites
    628 shares and 71 likes on Facebook
    20 Google+ Shares, 27 plus ones and 4 reshares
    7 shares on LinkedIn

  10. Four Men Who Converted To Islam Arrested in Madhya Pradesh
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-04 at 13:54:02

    Four members of a family who have adopted Islam in Madhya Pradesh were arrested last night, hours after they told a court that they had not been forced into converting. Seven others have been held for…

    1034 Shares
    102 twitter shares, 806 retweets and 33 favorites
    53 shares and 39 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  11. Union Minister Sadananda Gowda’s Son, Accused of Rape by Actress, Faces Arrest
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-04 at 14:37:54

    Union Minister Sadananda Gowda’s son Karthik, who has been accused of rape, kidnapping and cheating by a young actress who claims to be his wife, faces an arrest now. A court in Bangalore today issued…

    966 Shares
    101 twitter shares, 790 retweets and 23 favorites
    43 shares and 9 likes on Facebook

  12. Zawahiri launches al-Qaeda in S Asia
    Published by BBC on 2014-09-04 at 17:06:22

    Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri announces the creation of an Indian branch of his militant group to ‘raise the flag of jihad’ across South Asia.

    882 Shares
    100 twitter shares, 112 retweets and 11 favorites
    449 shares and 166 likes on Facebook
    12 Google+ Shares, 1 plus ones and 1 reshares
    29 shares on LinkedIn
    1 views on StumbleUpon

  13. After Japan, China readying proposal to join the race to provide bullet trains in India
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-04 at 11:59:37

    Not to be left behind after Japan offered help to introduce bullet trains in India beginning with Mumbai-Ahmedabad route, China is readying a proposal to provide highspeed railway to the Modi government during President Xi Jinping’s visit here in Septembe…

    880 Shares
    41 twitter shares, 786 retweets and 36 favorites
    11 shares and 3 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    2 shares on LinkedIn

  14. Bangalore court issues warrant against railway ministers son
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-09-04 at 14:48:11

    A Bangalore court on Thursday issued an arrest warrant against Karthik Gowda son of railway minister Sadananda Gowda after he failed to turn up for questioningnbsp in a rape case

    873 Shares
    51 twitter shares, 812 retweets and 6 favorites
    4 shares on Facebook

  15. Watch: The next time you take the Ice Bucket Challenge in India, watch this video to understand …
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-04 at 13:55:51

    The video rightly highlights the daily struggles of a parched family living in water-starved areas.

    800 Shares
    33 twitter shares, 110 retweets and 16 favorites
    200 shares and 440 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  16. SC rejects CBI chiefs plea to restrain media
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-09-04 at 11:36:51

    In his plea Sinha said the coverage of the controversy was doing irreparable damage to his reputation and that it was not the medias business to publish who met him in private This was however turned down by the court

    766 Shares
    53 twitter shares, 664 retweets and 17 favorites
    29 shares and 3 likes on Facebook

  17. Will take stock of who viewed PM’s Teachers’ Day address: HRD to states
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-09-04 at 03:24:29

    Union HRD Ministry has issued a written directive to states asking all schools to make arrangements for viewing the telecast.

    700 Shares
    70 twitter shares, 584 retweets and 30 favorites
    11 shares and 5 likes on Facebook

  18. Al Qaeda chief Zawahiri announces India wing IB to verify authenticity of tape
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-09-04 at 10:29:06

    The Home Ministry on Thursday asked the Intelligence Bureau to verify thenbspauthenticity of an al Qaeda video that threatened to take the terror outfits campaign to India

    566 Shares
    88 twitter shares, 309 retweets and 8 favorites
    107 shares and 35 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    5 shares on LinkedIn
    13 views on StumbleUpon

  19. Home Ministry Alert for States after Al Qaeda Announces Indian Wing in Video
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-04 at 13:25:03

    The Home Ministry has ordered several states on Thursday to be on increased alert in response to al Qaeda leader Ayman al Zawahri announcing the formation of a branch of his militant group in India an…

    529 Shares
    97 twitter shares, 350 retweets and 16 favorites
    39 shares and 26 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  20. Indian Navy takes steps to build a thriving naval base in Porbandar
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-04 at 13:18:57

    The Indian Navy has chalked out a detailed plan to make its presence in Gujarat robust, beginning with upgrading and strengthening of its aviation assets in Porbandar.

    506 Shares
    47 twitter shares, 403 retweets and 47 favorites
    7 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

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