1. CLT20: Chennai Super Kings seek turnaround against Dolphins
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-22 at 07:42:29

    After a jittery start, CSK will look for a turnaround to get their campaign back on track when they take on South African team Dolphins.

    1476 Shares
    11 twitter shares and 3 favorites
    11 shares and 1448 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  2. Bigg Boss 8 takes off amid glitz and glamour
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-22 at 09:33:45

    Salman will play the role of a pilot of the aircraft-like house, where inmates will be locked in for three months.

    1405 Shares
    66 twitter shares, 1059 retweets and 62 favorites
    14 shares and 202 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares

  3. Road through Kutch sanctuary gets wildlife board nod
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-22 at 10:13:16

    According to wildlife experts, flamingos flock to ‘Flamingo City’ regularly for breeding because of the peculiar conditions offered by the saline desert, in the form of a dynamic flow and mix of fresh water from the Luni River in Rajasthan.

    1204 Shares
    46 twitter shares, 770 retweets and 44 favorites
    32 shares and 309 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 2 plus ones

  4. BJP warns Shiv Sena of breaking ties if deal ‘not respectable’
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-22 at 07:06:49

    Even as the CEC meeting was underway, the party’s core group recommended to the party chief Amit Shah that BJP should go it alone if Shiv Sena does not give "respectable" seats. The party left it to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Shah to decid…

    1152 Shares
    52 twitter shares, 994 retweets and 48 favorites
    5 shares and 37 likes on Facebook
    4 Google+ Shares, 11 plus ones and 1 reshares

  5. Chinese media team calls off trip as India revokes ‘political clearance’
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-22 at 02:01:28

    With the Union government withdrawing the “political clearance” granted to it, a high-profile Chinese media delegation has cancelled its trip to attend an Observer Research Foundation conference h…

    727 Shares
    62 twitter shares, 560 retweets and 20 favorites
    9 shares and 73 likes on Facebook
    3 shares on LinkedIn

  6. RSS rewrites history Dalits created by Muslim invaders
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-09-22 at 00:47:20

    Emboldened by the BJPs success in the Lok Sabha elections the RSS has intensified its efforts to find and validate a common Hindu thread to unify all groups under one Hindu identity

    719 Shares
    80 twitter shares, 537 retweets and 20 favorites
    50 shares and 30 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares

  7. Engineer saves the day for TSGENCO
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-22 at 01:01:55

    Just a year into her job, A. Mary Joseph, saves Nagarjunasagar power generation house from submergence. She along with other engineers working at that time acted swiftly releasing the water through draft tubes directly to left bank canal.

    697 Shares
    42 twitter shares, 508 retweets and 50 favorites
    44 shares and 51 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares

  8. Demons rule garba, says imam; tension bedevils festival
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-22 at 05:10:14

    Just four days before Navratri, great unease has begun developing around the festive mood. Sufi Imam Mehndi Hussain — famous for having his offer of a skullcap rebuffed by Narendra Modi in 2011 — has said that the garba has been taken …

    686 Shares
    102 twitter shares, 451 retweets and 25 favorites
    79 shares and 25 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 2 plus ones

  9. Modi to meet Netanyahu at UNGA
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-22 at 09:39:26

    Modi-Sharif meet remains uncertain on UNGA sidelines.

    669 Shares
    24 twitter shares, 32 retweets and 4 favorites
    77 shares and 531 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  10. Nepal film wins top prize at National Institute of Design festival
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-22 at 05:55:30

    India, Pakistan and Nepal performed brilliantly at the National Institute of Design’s (NID), South Asian Short and Documentary Film Festival, Alpavirama 2014.

    595 Shares
    62 twitter shares, 459 retweets and 20 favorites
    17 shares and 37 likes on Facebook

  11. Google Closed Off in China
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-22 at 08:26:19

    As part of a broad campaign to tighten internal security, the Chinese government has draped a darker shroud over Internet communications in recent weeks, a situation that has made it more difficult fo…

    560 Shares
    100 twitter shares, 422 retweets and 15 favorites
    19 shares and 3 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  12. Tamil Nadu records second highest number of human trafficking cases
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-22 at 04:40:39

    For the last three years, Tamil Nadu has been among the five states that registered the highest number of cases of human trafficking.

    474 Shares
    56 twitter shares, 386 retweets and 20 favorites
    11 shares and 1 likes on Facebook

  13. There will be feasting, feting, but Modi will be fasting on US trip
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-09-22 at 01:17:40

    Top government officials said that Modi will have only fluids for the duration of the Navratras.

    467 Shares
    44 twitter shares, 367 retweets and 14 favorites
    24 shares and 18 likes on Facebook

  14. The next tinder box
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-09-22 at 10:07:40

    As many as 160 people have been killed since 2011 in clashes between indigenous people and alleged Bangladeshi Muslim immigrants in Assam.

    458 Shares
    39 twitter shares, 363 retweets and 10 favorites
    10 shares and 35 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  15. More men among toilet-sceptics in India
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-22 at 03:13:39

    The figure for households without toilets is 47 per cent for Hindu households as against 31 per cent for Muslims and 16 per cent for Christians and Sikhs, according to NSS data.

    403 Shares
    25 twitter shares, 2 retweets and 1 favorites
    118 shares and 252 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares
    3 shares on LinkedIn

  16. ‘Upen Patel and Arya Babbar are in the show? Bigg Boss is Bollywood’s MNREGA’: Hilarious …
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-09-22 at 08:25:52

    What did the Twitterati think of the opening night? The reactions vary from hilarious, to dull, to ‘OMG! Salman is SO hot!’

    372 Shares
    24 twitter shares, 336 retweets and 7 favorites
    2 shares on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    2 shares on LinkedIn

  17. Living in India for over two decades, Afghan Hindus, Sikhs seek citizenship
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-22 at 07:11:20

    Afghan Hindus and Sikhs living in India have urged the Narendra Modi government to grant them Indian citizenship, so that their children don’t have to live with uncertainty.

    369 Shares
    40 twitter shares, 296 retweets and 24 favorites
    8 shares and 1 likes on Facebook

  18. Visa-on-arrival facility for US tourists on cards
    Published by Times of India on 2014-09-22 at 05:42:09

    India is expected to include the United States among countries whose citizens will qualify for visa on arrival in India.

    336 Shares
    39 twitter shares, 260 retweets and 20 favorites
    12 shares and 5 likes on Facebook

  19. Mangalyaan Faces Four-Second Trial by Fire
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-22 at 08:18:56

    India’s Mars orbiter satellite has been on an arduous nine-month-long journey to the Red Planet, but its main rocket engine has been lying dormant for this extended period. Now, scientists from the In…

    317 Shares
    100 twitter shares, 123 retweets and 14 favorites
    45 shares and 32 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    2 shares on LinkedIn

  20. Shashi Kapoor Hospitalised Due to Chest Infection
    Published by NDTV on 2014-09-22 at 01:21:48

    Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor was admitted to the Kokilaben hospital in Mumbai on Sunday, his doctor said. The actor is now stable.

    314 Shares
    100 twitter shares, 186 retweets and 5 favorites
    11 shares and 11 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

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