Xi Jinping tells People’s Liberation Army to be ready to win regional war
Published by Times of India on 2014-09-23 at 04:01:17
Chinese president Xi Jinping has promoted three PeopleâÂÂs Liberation Army (PLA) generals known to be close to him and also asked his troops to âÂÂimprove their combat readiness and sharpen their ability to win a regional war in the age of…
102 twitter shares, 2928 retweets and 65 favorites
132 shares and 101 likes on Facebook
1 shares on LinkedIn
Bring back exams, more weight on learning, teachers
Published by Indian Express on 2014-09-23 at 01:37:38
The state will also make government schools as accountable as their private counterparts to ensure equality.
103 twitter shares, 2905 retweets and 74 favorites
23 shares and 16 likes on Facebook
During US Visit, ‘Fasting’ PM Narendra Modi Will Only Have Tea, Lemonade
Published by NDTV on 2014-09-23 at 00:08:30
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on a Navratri fast during his visit to the United States beginning later this week and will only have water, tea and nimbu pani or lemonade while there.
101 twitter shares, 1076 retweets and 37 favorites
94 shares and 134 likes on Facebook
5 Google+ Shares
High growth not enough for job creation
Published by Times of India on 2014-09-23 at 05:46:29
After years of low growth, the Indian economy is showing signs of recovery. But the big question remains â will a return to high growth, if that happens, also mean rapid job creation?
69 twitter shares, 1104 retweets and 71 favorites
7 shares on Facebook
Vegetarian campaign near mosque sparks clashes
Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-23 at 03:02:35
Clashes broke out near the Taj-ul-Masjid in the Old Bhopal area after activists of the People for Ethical Treatment of Animals on Monday sought to persuade local Muslims to celebrate Bakrid with v…
26 twitter shares, 21 retweets and 7 favorites
238 shares and 414 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares
Dear TOI, it’s 2014: Slut-shaming Deepika Padukone over her cleavage is so passe
Published by FirstPost on 2014-09-23 at 10:54:21
We hope the paper realises that while patting themselves on their back, their also patted the backs of an entire clan of creeps who would think nothing of pointing their mobile phones down a woman’s cleavage in a crowded bus, or an empty bus stand.
21 twitter shares, 6 retweets and 1 favorites
168 shares and 479 likes on Facebook
J&K floods: When criminals came to cops’ rescue
Published by Times of India on 2014-09-23 at 04:11:55
A thief who had eluded the police until the floods, joined them during those five days to help rescue a family stuck on the top of a building.
84 twitter shares, 76 retweets and 11 favorites
106 shares and 313 likes on Facebook
1 shares on LinkedIn
DD anchor uses separatists’ lingo, gets pulled off air
Published by Times of India on 2014-09-23 at 04:25:53
Doordarshan is embroiled in a major controversy after one of its anchors recently referred to places in Kashmir by names used by separatists, calling âÂÂAnantnagâÂÂâÂÂ as âÂÂIslamabadâÂÂâÂÂ and âÂÂSh…
100 twitter shares, 422 retweets and 20 favorites
22 shares and 10 likes on Facebook
Sharda Cropchem lists at 70% premium to issue price
Published by Economic Times on 2014-09-23 at 10:37:04
Sharda Cropchem, a crop protection chemical company, had a blockbuster debut; listing at Rs 265 as against its issue price of Rs 156.
19 twitter shares, 27 retweets and 11 favorites
303 shares and 24 likes on Facebook
20 Google+ Shares, 6 plus ones and 2 reshares
50 views on StumbleUpon
Modi govt gets into act, promises 40% more grain under Food Law
Published by Economic Times on 2014-09-23 at 06:57:46
Food minister Ram Vilas Paswan says plans afoot to raise monthly entitlement of foodgrain per person to 7 kg.
79 twitter shares, 278 retweets and 31 favorites
21 shares and 5 likes on Facebook
Infosys vice-presidents get salary hikes of Rs 4-5 crore
Published by Economic Times on 2014-09-23 at 09:35:38
The executive vice-presidents who are now at the Rs 6-crore level had salaries in the Rs 1.2-Rs 2 crore range previously, meaning that they have got three to five-fold hikes
29 twitter shares, 329 retweets and 8 favorites
3 shares on Facebook
7 shares on LinkedIn
‘Tremendous interest’ for Modi NYC event: organisers
Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-23 at 08:53:24
Even as official circles and the Washington think tank circuit appeared to become increasingly galvanised by the impending visit to the U.S. of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, nowhere has the…
32 twitter shares, 185 retweets and 14 favorites
20 shares and 70 likes on Facebook
Goa governor prefers fruits to welcome dignitaries
Published by Times of India on 2014-09-23 at 04:48:32
Digressing from the convention of welcoming dignitaries with a bouquet of flowers, Goa governor Mridula Sinha has expressed her desire to use a basket of fruits and a single flower to welcome dignitaries.
24 twitter shares, 182 retweets and 16 favorites
5 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
Modi may flag $10 bn problem with Obama | Economic relations top agenda
Published by Economic Times on 2014-09-23 at 07:15:30
Modi is keen on starting negotiations for a bilateral social security pact to help expat workers from both countries to repatriate their savings.
36 twitter shares, 56 retweets and 5 favorites
28 shares and 95 likes on Facebook
1 shares on LinkedIn
‘Gang-raped’ woman attempts suicide in SC to highlight plaint
Published by Times of India on 2014-09-23 at 03:44:59
A woman dressed as a lawyer created a flutter in the Supreme Court on Monday when she complained about Chhattisgarh policeâÂÂs inaction on her gang-rape complaint against her husband and kin and startled the Chief Justice-headed bench by claiming …
49 twitter shares, 153 retweets and 11 favorites
2 shares on Facebook
Clicking till the last breath
Published by The Hindu on 2014-09-23 at 08:29:33
Body of Shafat Sidiq, a photojournalist for Dainik Jagran who had gone to shoot floodwaters making their way into Lal Chowk with two cameras was found by local rescuers.
6 twitter shares
9 shares and 198 likes on Facebook
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