1. Army to The Rescue, Not State Government, Say Angry Srinagar Residents
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-11 at 09:40:34

    This evening, on an Air Force helicopter that flew over flood-affected areas Chief Minister Omar Abdullah dropped food packets to a city that remains, for the most part, under several feet of water, a…

    8705 Shares
    101 twitter shares, 8189 retweets and 103 favorites
    142 shares and 168 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares

  2. Sri Lankan spy on Pak rolls nabbed in Chennai
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-09-11 at 01:19:16

    The NIA has arrested a Sri Lankan national on charges of taking photos and videos of vital security installations in Chennai and passing them on to his handler in the Pakistani high commission in Colombo

    7537 Shares
    100 twitter shares, 7376 retweets and 37 favorites
    23 shares and 1 likes on Facebook

  3. BJP fears NCP may inflate onion prices before Maharashtra polls
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-11 at 09:42:18

    Swabhimani Paksha leader Sadabhau Khot alleged BJP leaders were afraid that lifting of MEP (minimum export price) restriction would allow the NCP to rig the market to drive onion prices up.

    6377 Shares
    52 twitter shares, 867 retweets and 43 favorites
    335 shares and 5080 likes on Facebook

  4. CLT20: Debutants Kings XI Punjab optimistic after an impressive IPL
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-11 at 07:53:48

    But they will largely rely on their powerful batsmen and impressive coaching by Sanjay Bangar to go deep into the tournament.

    5831 Shares
    7 twitter shares, 2 retweets and 1 favorites
    25 shares and 5790 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 3 plus ones
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  5. Soon, Rs 20,000 fine for smoking in public
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-11 at 09:14:54

    A fine of 20,000 for smoking in public, banning the sale of loose cigarettes and increasing age limit for tobacco consumption from 18 to 25: these are some of the recommendations of the expert panel appointed by health ministry to review and suggest chang…

    3043 Shares
    68 twitter shares, 2882 retweets and 56 favorites
    31 shares and 5 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  6. 5 million Gmail accounts leaked, check if yours is in list
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-11 at 10:38:24

    Details, including passwords, of nearly 5 million Gmail accounts have been leaked at a Russian forum related to Bitcoin. The accounts have been posted on the forum in an archived file and can be downloaded by anyone.

    1110 Shares
    30 twitter shares, 552 retweets and 12 favorites
    261 shares and 250 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares, 2 plus ones and 1 reshares

  7. Millions of Google passwords leaked online; check if yours is safe
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-11 at 07:26:36

    A database containing about 4.93 million usernames and passwords of Google accounts was posted on a Russian Bitcoin security forum.

    1090 Shares
    39 twitter shares, 307 retweets and 12 favorites
    319 shares and 410 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    2 shares on LinkedIn

  8. J-K floods: 150 NIT Srinagar students to be airlifted from Leh to Delhi
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-11 at 09:28:32

    The PM on Wednesday directed officials to provide total support to the Jammu and Kashmir government to enable it ramp-up rescue and relief operations following massive floods in the state. In pics: Jammu and Kashmir battles floods | More rains to lash J-K…

    1088 Shares
    62 twitter shares, 944 retweets and 34 favorites
    8 shares and 31 likes on Facebook
    5 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones
    3 shares on LinkedIn

  9. SOS From Stranded People in Kashmir
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-11 at 08:16:47

    With large parts of Srinagar submerged under flood waters, frantic residents have been forced onto rooftops, with reports that the first floors of a children’s hospital and of another hospital were un…

    579 Shares
    65 twitter shares, 4 retweets and 3 favorites
    256 shares and 246 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares
    2 shares on LinkedIn

  10. Amit Shah chargesheeted by UP police for hate speech
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-11 at 08:43:50

    In his speeches in Muzaffarnagar and Shamli in UP, Shah, who was recently appointed the BJP chief, had allegedly exhorted Jats to avenge the killings during last year’s riots by voting for his party’s candidates.

    431 Shares
    43 twitter shares, 152 retweets and 11 favorites
    23 shares and 195 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares, 3 plus ones and 1 reshares

  11. Pakistanis flee flood dyke breach
    Published by BBC on 2014-09-11 at 00:03:34

    Thousands flee floods in Punjab in Pakistan and there are chaotic scenes at Srinagar airport as tourists and workers struggle to leave.

    312 Shares
    52 twitter shares, 36 retweets and 12 favorites
    128 shares and 69 likes on Facebook
    4 Google+ Shares, 4 plus ones and 1 reshares
    6 shares on LinkedIn

  12. Can’t Club Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual With Transgender: Centre to Supreme Court
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-11 at 10:14:45

    Gay, lesbian and bisexual people cannot be categorized as transgender, the Centre has argued in the Supreme Court while seeking clarification on its ruling earlier this year that transgenders should g…

    277 Shares
    28 twitter shares, 222 retweets and 6 favorites
    19 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  13. Saudi Arabia Will Allow Anti-ISIS Training Program
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-11 at 09:13:18

    Saudi Arabia has indicated that it would agree to an American request to provide bases to train moderate Syrian opposition fighters, US officials said Wednesday.

    273 Shares
    29 twitter shares, 220 retweets and 20 favorites
    4 shares on Facebook

  14. Open for talks on 13th Amendment: Rajapaksa
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-11 at 08:52:13

    ‘Grateful to India for its stand on the U.N. Human Rights Council vote’

    246 Shares
    21 twitter shares, 88 retweets and 9 favorites
    24 shares and 103 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  15. J&K floods: Over 90,000 rescued, but many refuse to leave home
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-11 at 07:49:13

    Civilian volunteers with the Army are handling bulk of the rescue work in flood-hit Jammu & Kashmir as the state administration is said to be virtually crippled.

    235 Shares
    13 twitter shares, 2 retweets
    62 shares and 157 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  16. No logic in Kerala bar closure: SC
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-11 at 02:04:08

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday questioned the "logic" behind the Kerala government’s new liquor policy to shut down 730 bars across the State, branding them as "sub-standard",…

    229 Shares
    40 twitter shares, 2 retweets and 1 favorites
    108 shares and 70 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares
    5 shares on LinkedIn

  17. Obama orders airstrikes in Syria for the first time to root out ISIS
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-11 at 07:25:28

    "We will hunt down terrorists who threaten our country, wherever they are," Obama declared

    227 Shares
    16 twitter shares, 195 retweets and 8 favorites
    6 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  18. Barack Obama to Launch Airstrikes in Syria for First Time
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-11 at 06:59:56

    President Barack Obama in a major reversal ordered the United States into a broad military campaign on Wednesday night to "degrade and ultimately destroy" Islamic State militants in two volatile Middl…

    223 Shares
    21 twitter shares, 171 retweets and 16 favorites
    12 shares and 2 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  19. Boeing delivers 5th maritime patrol aircraft to India
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-11 at 10:04:23

    The aircraft arrived at Naval Air Station Rajali, after a flight from Seattle’s Boeing Field, and joined the four previously delivered P-8Is, according to a media release from Boeing.

    219 Shares
    17 twitter shares, 184 retweets and 10 favorites
    2 shares on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 4 plus ones

  20. HMT loses race against time, to be shut soon
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-09-11 at 01:18:25

    The official said the process of winding up will be set in motion soon.

    210 Shares
    16 twitter shares, 44 retweets and 3 favorites
    51 shares and 94 likes on Facebook
    2 shares on LinkedIn

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