1. JK Separatists disrupt armys rescue ops in floodhit Srinagar
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-09-13 at 00:25:36

    Srinagars Lal Chowk the citys political vantage point has turned into a watery battlefield for separatists who fear the armys mammoth rescue mission in the capital could make them cede ground and goodwill

    102 twitter shares, 4211 retweets and 34 favorites
    41 shares and 20 likes on Facebook

  2. Deoband condemns ‘love jihad,’ says such marriages are illegal
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-13 at 00:10:42

    “In our view, there is no acceptance if the conversion is forced or the girl or the boy converts just to get married”

    85 twitter shares, 3177 retweets and 65 favorites
    22 shares and 11 likes on Facebook

  3. Worried about Army’s humanitarian effort, separatists incite anger among Kashmiris
    Published by FirstPost on 2014-09-13 at 10:09:43

    The separatists are fishing in troubled waters in Jammu & Kashmir. That times of humanitarian crises of this magnitude call for suspension of old animosities and a humane approach to the victims of the devastation around seem to have escaped them…

    41 twitter shares, 1122 retweets and 26 favorites
    2 shares on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  4. This Doctor Returned to Kashmir after 25 Years to Help the Flood-Hit
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-13 at 10:38:30

    Dr Rajkumar Karwani, an Indigo Airlines doctor, left Kashmir nearly 25 years ago. When NDTV met him on a flight from Srinagar to Delhi that carried a majority of evacuated people, he said he volunteer…

    54 twitter shares, 1056 retweets and 50 favorites
    4 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  5. Taml Nadu man first ISIS suicide bomber from India?
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-13 at 04:24:04

    Indian security agencies are verifying unconfirmed reports of a young suicide bomber of Chennai origin blowing himself up for the Islamic State (IS) in the Syria-Iraq theatre.

    103 twitter shares, 971 retweets and 32 favorites
    42 shares and 8 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 2 plus ones

  6. Just 100 days, but 180 books: Modi’s rise to 7 RCR, spawns a huge publishing opportunity
    Published by Economic Times on 2014-09-13 at 07:00:52

    The bookshop at the BJP office on in Delhi has 180 books on Modi in different languages but the biggest seller is LK Advani’s My Country, My Life.

    57 twitter shares, 792 retweets and 24 favorites
    30 shares and 131 likes on Facebook

  7. JK floods Golden Temple responds to Omars SOS sends food packets to victims
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-09-13 at 07:36:35

    Following a phone call from the Jammu and Kashmir chief minister to his Punjab counterpart the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee SGPC on Friday sent langar food prepared in community kitchens of gurdwaras for around 50000 floodaffected people of Sri…

    38 twitter shares, 649 retweets and 8 favorites
    22 shares and 11 likes on Facebook

  8. CLT20: IPL teams hold edge as Mumbai start qualifiers against Lions
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-13 at 08:37:35

    The slam-bang form of cricket is back as players get ready to represent their respective franchises in the sixth edition of the Champions League T20.

    43 twitter shares, 4 retweets and 2 favorites
    13 shares and 649 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  9. NIA team may visit Sri Lanka for probe into espionage case
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-13 at 01:46:31

    Agency feels that more leads from the island nation can help unearth more facts

    34 twitter shares, 466 retweets and 15 favorites
    4 shares on Facebook

  10. Pakistan-India monsoon floods: Averting future disasters
    Published by BBC on 2014-09-13 at 06:52:26

    Dams and reservoirs could mitigate South Asia floods

    25 twitter shares, 420 retweets and 6 favorites
    12 shares and 2 likes on Facebook

  11. Narendra Modi’s imprint on smart city project
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-13 at 10:17:18

    A senior ministry official said that the ministry is deliberating on new models and various global cities in Korea, Canada, North America and some Nordic countries.

    31 twitter shares, 226 retweets and 30 favorites
    14 shares and 111 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones

  12. Manmohan may have made a mistake on 2G issue: Kamal Nath
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-13 at 00:33:47

    "I was disappointed that the Prime Minister did not act…. In retrospect and hindsight, gravity and magnitude was not known. It was not known to me and the PM. It is very unfair to say that he knew everything," Kamal Nath said.

    36 twitter shares, 240 retweets and 8 favorites
    15 shares and 90 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares and 3 plus ones

  13. J-K floods: 14 children die in Srinagar hospital
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-13 at 10:16:22

    State government officials confirmed 29 deaths have taken place in the Kashmir Vally alone.

    41 twitter shares, 127 retweets and 24 favorites
    20 shares and 107 likes on Facebook
    4 Google+ Shares and 6 plus ones

  14. Jaipur kids dumped in open air schools
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-13 at 08:53:43

    Since 2011 – the year their school was forced out from a nearby temple – these kids have been receiving instructions from their teachers, being literally dumped on the roads.

    25 twitter shares, 197 retweets and 11 favorites
    6 shares and 72 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 12 plus ones

  15. Jharkhand minister resigns on ‘moral grounds’
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-13 at 05:05:33

    Agriculture minister Yogendra Sao on Friday quit, creating fresh trouble for the JMM-led coalition government in Jharkhand.

    33 twitter shares, 254 retweets and 27 favorites
    7 shares on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  16. Tara Shahdeo case: Jharkhand judges admit to links with Hasan Khan
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-13 at 05:01:01

    Three lower court judges accepted being acquainted with Raqibul Hasan Khan aka Ranjit Kumar Kohli, the prime accused in the Tara Shahdeo case, during interrogation on Friday.

    30 twitter shares, 242 retweets and 30 favorites
    4 shares on Facebook

  17. Insurance companies plan attack as fraud territory grows
    Published by Economic Times on 2014-09-13 at 07:00:57

    Almost every month, fraudsters have been popping up in small towns across the country to carry out organised attacks on life companies.

    44 twitter shares, 112 retweets and 7 favorites
    28 shares and 91 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    7 shares on LinkedIn

  18. Law panel to govt: Repeal 72 archaic laws
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-13 at 04:18:41

    The Law Commission on Friday submitted a list of 72 laws to the government that need to be repealed immediately, the oldest being the Bengal Districts Act of 1836 that provides for creation of districts.

    54 twitter shares, 175 retweets and 19 favorites
    18 shares and 5 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  19. One-day cricket is struggling and irrelevant, says Dravid
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-13 at 09:40:59

    The former India captain said that to give one-day cricket more context there should be more tournaments like Champions Trophy or World Cup.

    40 twitter shares, 14 retweets and 3 favorites
    8 shares and 198 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares, 2 plus ones and 1 reshares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  20. Moral victory for India as UK MPs debate on Kashmir
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-13 at 04:19:24

    The British government on Thursday condemned terrorism and violence and rejected mediation in the dispute between India and Pakistan on Kashmir in a parliamentary debate in which pro-India speakers among the MPs overwhelmed Pakistan supporters by almost t…

    34 twitter shares, 193 retweets and 34 favorites
    4 shares 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.


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