Sankararaman case: ‘revoke nod to appeal against verdict’ Published by The Hindu on 2014-08-08 at 02:58:57
BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday urged President Pranab Mukherjee to ârevokeâ the permission granted by the former Lt. Governor of Puducherry, Virendra Kataria, to appeal against the tri…
100 twitter shares, 4712 retweets and 109 favorites
4 shares and 4 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares
India will help shape a new world order in 21st century: Chuck HagelPublished by Times of India on 2014-08-08 at 09:45:56
Describing India as one of the most significant countries in the world, US defense secretary Chuck Hagel has said the world’s largest democracy will help shape a "new world order" that is emerging in this century.
101 twitter shares, 2480 retweets and 49 favorites
13 shares and 3 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares
2 shares on LinkedIn
Jaswant Singh ‘Very Critical’; Advani, Rajnath Visit Him in HospitalPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-08 at 13:53:00
Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh is in a "very critical" condition at the Intensive Care Unit of the Army’s R and R Hospital in Delhi, the Defence ministry has said.
103 twitter shares, 2066 retweets and 38 favorites
38 shares and 6 likes on Facebook
I was treated better than I expected in Pakistan: BSF jawanPublished by The Hindu on 2014-08-08 at 16:25:30
A Border Security Force jawan, who was swept into Pakistan by strong currents of Chenab river and picked up by Pakistan Rangers, on Friday said he was treated âbetterâ than his expectation and was…
57 twitter shares, 775 retweets and 11 favorites
102 shares and 581 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares and 3 plus ones
How Telangana Farmer’s Suicide Has Changed the World of His DaughterPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-08 at 14:09:37
Swapna was returning home from her first day at work as a farm hand when we reached Vangapadu village in Warangal district. The first year B.Com student told us she had spent all day applying fertilis…
101 twitter shares, 565 retweets and 19 favorites
460 shares and 258 likes on Facebook
4 Google+ Shares
8 shares on LinkedIn
Incongruity in Meerut victim’s storyPublished by The Hindu on 2014-08-08 at 01:28:08
A 20-year-old girl who was allegedly raped and coerced into converting to Islam at Sarawa village, 60 km east of Delhi, belonged to a distressed upper caste family and knew the accused, Muslims of…
50 twitter shares, 222 retweets and 13 favorites
328 shares and 481 likes on Facebook
Modi Government has 19 New Rules for Bureaucrats, Including ‘Political Neutrality’Published by NDTV on 2014-08-08 at 14:46:04
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s initiative to deliver clean and efficient governance now includes 19 new pointers for all bureaucrats. The new rules ask them to ensure that all policy decisions are gu…
101 twitter shares, 629 retweets and 33 favorites
70 shares and 27 likes on Facebook
1 shares on LinkedIn
BJP gets a drubbing in local body polls in UttarakhandPublished by The Hindu on 2014-08-08 at 02:56:12
In the elections for Zila Panchayat president held on August 5, the BJP candidates won in two seats while those backed by the Congress won in 10
66 twitter shares, 574 retweets and 8 favorites
24 shares and 13 likes on Facebook
India on Alert for Ebola Virus, Health Minister Outlines PlanPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-08 at 13:57:43
India is on the alert for the Ebola virus, said Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, suggesting there is a risk the deadly virus could be imported into country if the large population of Indians working in …
101 twitter shares, 418 retweets and 5 favorites
81 shares and 16 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares and 2 plus ones
BSF jawan swept into Pakistan to return todayPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-08-08 at 13:46:32
Satyasheel Yadav, who was swept away by Chenab river into Pakistani territory, has been questioned by the ISI.
29 shares and 445 likes on Facebook
3 Google+ Shares and 2 plus ones
IISc. is not Delhi varsity, say students, facultyPublished by The Hindu on 2014-08-08 at 12:33:32
HRD Ministry says the instituteâs four-year UG course does not align with UGC norms
54 twitter shares, 330 retweets and 21 favorites
22 shares and 21 likes on Facebook
Israeli Military Used “Hannibal Procedure” in Gaza WarPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-08 at 14:30:12
Israeli military’s "Hannibal procedure," one of its most dreaded and contentious directives, allows commanders to call in extra troops and air support to use maximum force to recapture a lost soldier.
51 twitter shares, 361 retweets and 14 favorites
12 shares and 5 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares
Not joining Congress says Shazia IlmiPublished by Hindustan Times on 2014-08-08 at 13:05:06
Former Aam Aadmi Party leader Shazia Ilmi has for the time being put to rest speculation that she has plans to join the Congress She has also indicated she is not averse to reconciliation with the AAP
25 twitter shares, 400 retweets and 16 favorites
1 shares on Facebook
Man kills parents, cooks, packs them in lunchboxesPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-08-08 at 11:21:30
After killing the aged couple, Henry and his friend dismembered, salted and cooked them. The police discovered the heads and organs of the parents in two refrigerators.
148 shares and 290 likes on Facebook
No Ebola case in India, health minister Harsh Vardhan saysPublished by Times of India on 2014-08-08 at 16:03:06
No case of Ebola virus has been reported in India so far and the government is taking all measures to prevent its spread, health minister Harsh Vardhan said on Friday.
74 twitter shares, 331 retweets and 13 favorites
5 shares on Facebook
1 shares on LinkedIn
They Made Me Comfortable, Says BSF Jawan to be Released by Pakistan TodayPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-08 at 15:14:40
A Border Security Force jawan who was captured by Pakistani troops for straying across the border, said hours before he is scheduled to be released, that he has been treated well, is comfortable and i…
101 twitter shares, 232 retweets and 8 favorites
39 shares and 25 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares
Jaswant Singh suffers head injury, govt says his condition is very criticalPublished by Times of India on 2014-08-08 at 13:49:07
Former BJP leader Jaswant Singh has been admitted to the ICU of Army Research and Referral Hospital here after he slipped at his residence and sustained head injury.
83 twitter shares, 257 retweets and 12 favorites
30 shares and 9 likes on Facebook
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