We’ve scoured through a bunch Indian news sites and try to find out which news stories made a splash today, as based on social media shares. Since this is a new feature for us, we are currently only tracking Twitter and Reddit shares. Over the course of the next few weeks we will be adding other social media networks as well.
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Sanjay Jha apologises to Swamy
Published by The Hindu on 2014-06-17 at 00:17:25
Congress spokesman Sanjay Jha has tendered an unconditional apology for alleging in a tweet in April that BJP leader Subramanian Swamy was a ‘CIA agent’.‘No intent to defame’In a sta…
100 twitter shares and 6821 retweets.
40 positive votes on Reddit
Narendra Modi Government Expected to Clamp Down on Subsidies
Published by NDTV on 2014-06-17 at 12:40:02
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has warned of “tough decisions” over the next couple of years to improve the country’s financial health. He also said some of the decisions may not go down well with some …
101 twitter shares and 6806 retweets.
In touch with Indian nurses trapped in Iraq: Govt
Published by Times of India on 2014-06-17 at 10:56:27
The government on Tuesday said it was in touch with the Indian nurses stranded in violence-hit Tikrit town in Iraq and assured every possible help to Indian citizens in the trouble-torn country.
102 twitter shares and 3686 retweets.
Delhi becomes first kerosenefree city in India
Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-06-17 at 09:44:48
The Delhi Government on Monday announced that the national capital has become the first kerosenefree city in the country
68 twitter shares and 2915 retweets.
Modi invited to see World Cup final before BRICS summit
Published by Times of India on 2014-06-17 at 06:24:41
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been invited by Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff to watch the World Cup football final next month, government sources confirmed on Mond
72 twitter shares and 2555 retweets.
Govt plans ‘soil health cards’ for all farmers
Published by Times of India on 2014-06-17 at 06:43:41
Seeking to spur agricultural growth, the Centre will soon launch a comprehensive plan to provide ‘Soil Health Card’ to all farmers across the country.
104 twitter shares and 1330 retweets.
Bad days have begun for country, Congress says
Published by Times of India on 2014-06-17 at 06:20:14
Claiming that bad days are here, Congress on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was creating an alibi by blaming the UPA for leaving behind a poor economy because he did not want to fulfill his election promises.
72 twitter shares and 1351 retweets.
Three NCP MLAs join BJP in Nagaland
Published by Times of India on 2014-06-17 at 14:05:38
Three MLAs of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) have joined the BJP which is part of the NPF-led Democratic Alliance of Nagaland (DAN) government.
69 twitter shares and 1180 retweets.
Bus crash in Himachal kills 11 tourists
Published by Times of India on 2014-06-17 at 09:27:11
A bus carrying tourists plunged off a mountain road into a gorge in a Himalayan region, killing 11 people, police said on Tuesday.
55 twitter shares and 298 retweets.
Woman constable alleges eve-teasing by inspector in UP
Published by Times of India on 2014-06-17 at 13:00:15
A woman police constable here has alleged she was eve-teased by a police inspector with officials saying that an inquiry has been ordered into the matter.
64 twitter shares and 274 retweets.
Critics Want Me to Lose But I Will Stay Strong: Akhilesh Yadav
Published by NDTV on 2014-06-17 at 12:39:34
Since he became India’s youngest chief minister two years ago, Mr Yadav has struggled to shake off the impression that he is merely doing the bidding of his powerful father Mulayam Singh Yadav, who is…
90 twitter shares and 212 retweets.
Uttar Pradesh governor BL Joshi resigns
Published by Times of India on 2014-06-17 at 13:20:45
Uttar Pradesh governor BL Joshi resigned today amid reports that Modi government has asked 7 UPA-appointed governors to step down.
97 twitter shares and 181 retweets.
Inhuman to make advocates work round the year: SC Bar
Published by Times of India on 2014-06-17 at 06:18:54
Reacting sharply to Chief Justice R M Lodha’s radical suggestion to keep courts open round the year, the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) has said it would be inhuman to expect advocates to work throughout the year without a break.
32 twitter shares and 198 retweets.
44nbspIndian nurses stranded in Iraq safe evacuation not possible now
Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-06-17 at 12:59:08
The Indian ambassador has been in regular touch with the Indians We have issued an advisory that nobody else should travel to Iraq external affairs ministry spokesperson Syed Akbaruddinnbspsaid in Delhi
28 twitter shares and 197 retweets.
Note that we are currently combing through FirstPost, IBNLive, NDTV, Times of India, The Hindu, Hindustan Times, Indian Express and BBC India.
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