1. CWG 2014: India thrash Scotland 6-2 in hockey
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-07-27 at 08:47:52

    India will now take on Australia on Tuesday.

    1925 Shares
    50 twitter shares, 1368 retweets and 95 favorites
    19 shares and 385 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 6 plus ones

  2. Delhi may be heading towards winter elections
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-07-27 at 07:51:20

    Delhi could be heading for assembly polls this winter as the BJP has reconciled itself to the fact that the possibility of forming a government in the Capital was remote

    1319 Shares
    53 twitter shares, 1222 retweets and 42 favorites
    2 shares on Facebook

  3. Science lesson from Gujarat: Stem cells in Mahabharata, cars in Veda
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-07-27 at 01:51:46

    Tejomay Bharat is to be distributed along with eight books written by Dina Nath Batra.

    1304 Shares
    103 twitter shares, 929 retweets and 44 favorites
    4 positive votes on Reddit
    127 shares and 96 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  4. Ancient Pakistan temples draw devotees from across faiths
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-27 at 06:21:26

    In their journeys across Pakistan to document old Hindu shrines, writer Reema Abbasi and photographer Madiha Aijaz find belief battling bigotry.

    1086 Shares
    49 twitter shares, 994 retweets and 25 favorites
    15 shares and 3 likes on Facebook

  5. Three killed in communal clashes in Saharanpur, curfew clamped
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-07-27 at 09:27:04

    Shops, petrol pump and government properties were burnt, prompting police action and deployment of paramilitary force.

    1054 Shares
    48 twitter shares, 908 retweets and 4 favorites
    7 shares and 84 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones

  6. Birth of 2nd republic under Modi: Sanjaya Baru
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-27 at 03:50:07

    Sanjaya Baru, author, policy analyst and former media adviser to former PM Manmohan Singh, said on Saturday that the second phase of India’s republic has begun under Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

    932 Shares
    103 twitter shares, 709 retweets and 70 favorites
    38 shares and 12 likes on Facebook

  7. Foot soldier’s son turns Army chief
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-27 at 03:46:53

    Having spent a lifetime as a foot soldier in the Army Ram Phal Suhag (84) from Bishan village in Haryana’s Jhajjar district dreamt of seeing his son as an officer in the forces.

    759 Shares
    80 twitter shares, 384 retweets and 31 favorites
    124 shares and 134 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones
    3 shares on LinkedIn

  8. Plane Hits Truck as it Lands on Nevada Highway
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-27 at 09:09:10

    A small airplane with engine trouble struck a pickup truck during an emergency landing on a Nevada highway Saturday morning, authorities said.

    745 Shares
    86 twitter shares, 616 retweets and 23 favorites
    17 shares and 2 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  9. Ceasefire violations will be part of India-Pakistan talks: Jaitley
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-07-27 at 02:03:51

    There have been 49 ceasefire violations along the LoC this year.

    708 Shares
    26 twitter shares, 52 retweets
    32 shares and 593 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 4 plus ones

  10. Narendra Modi under fire for silence over religious incidents
    Published by DNA India on 2014-07-27 at 09:39:25

    New Prime Minister Narendra Modi is facing criticism for remaining silent about incidents deemed anti-Muslim in the past week, underscoring fears that his Hindu nationalist followers will upset religious relations in the multi-faith nation.
    Modi's Bha…

    681 Shares
    45 twitter shares, 613 retweets and 20 favorites
    1 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  11. Tremendous Positivity After Formation of Modi Government: Indian CEOs
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-27 at 00:38:36

    There is air of positivity in the country after the formation of the Narendra Modi government, a visiting delegation of Indian CEOs from Confederation of Indian Industry said and described the governm…

    639 Shares
    74 twitter shares, 346 retweets and 41 favorites
    110 shares and 62 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    5 shares on LinkedIn

  12. Video Shows Smiling American Suicide Bomber in Syria
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-27 at 08:23:50

    An al-Qaida-linked group fighting in Syria has released video of the first American to carry out a suicide attack in the country’s civil war, showing him smiling and saying he looked forward to going …

    639 Shares
    85 twitter shares, 533 retweets and 12 favorites
    9 shares on Facebook

  13. Depleting ground water levels cause of worry
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-27 at 04:24:40

    The CGWB, a government agency, came to this conclusion by analyzing 10,219 wells across the country. It found that 5,699 wells had reported decline during that period.

    561 Shares
    80 twitter shares, 403 retweets and 27 favorites
    28 shares and 16 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares and 2 plus ones
    2 shares on LinkedIn

  14. Centre wants hoarding to be non-bailable offence
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-07-27 at 09:29:57

    Though the quick-fix usually lies in making these commodities available at subsidised rates by the government, a long-term solution is on the anvil

    484 Shares
    24 twitter shares, 306 retweets and 26 favorites
    6 shares and 115 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares, 5 plus ones and 1 reshares

  15. Saharanpur: 20 Arrested After Violent Clashes Kill Three
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-27 at 09:44:20

    Tension continues to simmer in Saharanpur in western Uttar Pradesh amid a curfew following Saturday’s violent clashes between two groups that killed 3 and injured 20.

    481 Shares
    46 twitter shares, 401 retweets and 18 favorites
    14 shares and 2 likes on Facebook

  16. Riot rocks UP again, 3 dead in Saharanpur
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-27 at 02:59:33

    Violent clashes erupted in Saharanpur early Saturday morning killing three men and injuring over 24 others when two groups clashed over a patch of disputed land adjoining a gurdwara close to the city’s railway station.

    476 Shares
    81 twitter shares, 243 retweets and 22 favorites
    95 shares and 34 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  17. Rajwinder Kaur wins India a bronze in women’s +78kg judo event at Commonwealth Games
    Published by DNA India on 2014-07-27 at 07:47:24

    India's Rajwinder Kaur bagged a bronze in women's +78kg judo competition to add to the three medals the country won in the sport at the 20th Commonwealth Games, here today. Rajwinder defeated Esther Akinyi Ratugi of Kenya in the bronze medal …

    440 Shares
    24 twitter shares, 382 retweets and 33 favorites
    1 Google+ Shares

  18. Saharanpur: Three Killed, 20 Injured in Violent Clashes, Curfew Imposed
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-27 at 00:32:47

    Three people were killed and 20 others were injured in violent clashes between two groups in Saharanpur, western Uttar Pradesh, on Saturday.

    408 Shares
    101 twitter shares, 232 retweets and 9 favorites
    45 shares and 20 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  19. After Lok Sabha elections its time for big battles in states
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-07-27 at 01:14:27

    While the BJP is aiming to keep its winning streak going Congress is facing a comeback challenge in the four pollbound states which will be crucial for both

    380 Shares
    41 twitter shares, 308 retweets and 27 favorites
    4 shares on Facebook

  20. Why Sania Mirza and Sonia Gandhi can both be Indian without having to justify it
    Published by DNA India on 2014-07-27 at 10:01:02

    A few generations ago, the Congress' first matriarch, Indira Gandhi, showed to the world that a woman, too, could successfully yield control over an authoritarian regime, that too in a time that was otherwise overshadowed by testosterone-fuelled dicta…

    372 Shares
    22 twitter shares, 345 retweets
    1 shares and 3 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

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