1. Govt plays it safe as Shiv Sena denies MP forced fasting Muslim man to eat chapati
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-07-23 at 12:57:34

    Ruckus broke out in both Houses of Parliament on Wednesday over reports that some Shiv Sena parliamentarians had allegedly forced a Muslim catering supervisor on fast to eat a chapati last week Shiv Sena MPs force fasting Muslim staffer to eatnbsp Poll Wh…

    4024 Shares
    102 twitter shares, 3843 retweets and 36 favorites
    25 shares and 18 likes on Facebook

  2. Caught on camera: Shiv Sena MPs force Muslim staff to eat during Ramzan fast
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-07-23 at 12:35:45

    The footage shows Shiv Sena Thane MP Rajan Vichare forcing a Maharashtra Sadan Muslim staffer to eat.

    3341 Shares
    101 twitter shares, 952 retweets and 14 favorites
    3 positive votes on Reddit
    1207 shares and 1061 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares
    1 views on StumbleUpon

  3. Young Malaysia Airlines MH17 Victim Had Eerie Premonition of Crash
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-23 at 13:36:57

    In a bedroom in a townhouse near Amsterdam, Miguel Panduwinata reached out for his mother. “Mama, may I hug you?”

    2253 Shares
    102 twitter shares, 1825 retweets and 39 favorites
    180 shares and 98 likes on Facebook
    9 shares on LinkedIn

  4. Sena MPs ‘force’ fasting Muslim staffer to eat chapati, Maharashtra Sadan says sorry
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-07-23 at 02:20:13

    ‘If you keep abusing, will someone not slap?’ says Mumbai-South MP Arvind Sawant, who argued that MPs have been allotted tiny rooms.

    1780 Shares
    2 positive votes on Reddit
    769 shares and 1005 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  5. Top Maoist commander killed in Jharkhand
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-23 at 11:01:03

    Vishal alias Tulsi alias Tadit was the special committee member of CPI (Maoists) was gunned down by security forces in the jungles of village Limba-Sosokutti in the district.

    1748 Shares
    76 twitter shares, 1635 retweets and 12 favorites
    15 shares and 8 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones

  6. Shiv Sena MPs ‘force’ Muslim worker to break Ramzan fast: Report
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-23 at 10:48:43

    Arvind Sawant, Shiv Sena MP, has vehemently denied the allegations and said that the reports are “false and baseless”.

    1712 Shares
    101 twitter shares, 877 retweets and 13 favorites
    455 shares and 225 likes on Facebook
    6 Google+ Shares, 28 plus ones and 6 reshares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  7. ‘We have such a huge business vampire’: These 20 English subtitle fails from Bollywood movies …
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-07-23 at 09:28:40

    Bollywood movies + English subtitles = Hilarity. These subtitles are so hilarious you could die laughing!

    1450 Shares
    65 twitter shares, 1233 retweets and 92 favorites
    26 shares and 31 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    2 shares on LinkedIn

  8. How to know s/he is your best friend
    Published by ABP News on 2014-07-23 at 10:56:57

    Psychologists say that if a friendship lasts seven years, chances are it will last a lifetime. But there are some special friends who, over time, become a part of your family, like siblings.

    1327 Shares
    59 shares and 1268 likes on Facebook

  9. Shiv Sena MPs force fasting Muslim staffer at Maharashtra Sadan to eat chapati report
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-07-23 at 08:08:51

    At least 11 members of Parliament belonging to the Shiv Sena allegedly forced a Muslim catering supervisor who was fasting for Ramzan to eat a chapati at the new Maharashtra Sadan in New Delhi last week an Indian Express report said on Wednesday

    1022 Shares
    70 positive votes on Reddit
    562 shares and 376 likes on Facebook
    9 Google+ Shares and 5 plus ones

  10. Scientists, doctors write an open letter condemning violence in Gaza
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-07-23 at 17:49:28

    A strongly worded open letter signed by 24 doctors and scientists condemning Israel’s continued aggression of Gaza and the unspeakable atrocities committed on innocent people, including women and…

    871 Shares
    32 twitter shares, 28 retweets and 6 favorites
    267 shares and 527 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares and 2 plus ones
    6 shares on LinkedIn

  11. Opinion: Where’s The Pakistan Tough Talk Now, Modiji?
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-23 at 12:37:48

    Being PM comes with responsibility and realism, writes Shashi Tharoor.

    753 Shares
    81 twitter shares, 204 retweets and 12 favorites
    188 shares and 267 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  12. Shiv Sena MP Force-Feeds Man Who Was Fasting for Ramzan
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-23 at 15:17:37

    On camera, a lawmaker from the Shiv Sena forces a roti into the mouth of a catering supervisor at the Maharashtra government’s official guest house in Delhi.

    526 Shares
    47 twitter shares, 8 retweets and 1 favorites
    324 shares and 143 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  13. Bangalore rape: Chairman of school arrested for trying to destroy evidence
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-07-23 at 11:20:45

    The Chairman has been arrested from Daman and Diu.

    525 Shares
    44 twitter shares, 372 retweets and 9 favorites
    41 shares and 59 likes on Facebook

  14. Angry Shiv Sena MPs Allegedly Forced Fasting Muslim to Eat
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-23 at 12:34:04

    Apparently unaware that he was being filmed, a lawmaker forces a roti into the mouth of a catering supervisor at the Maharashtra government’s official guest house in Delhi.

    502 Shares
    59 twitter shares, 18 retweets and 2 favorites
    240 shares and 169 likes on Facebook
    5 Google+ Shares and 8 plus ones
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  15. Is PM Modi god to give occasional darshan in Parliament: Kharge to Swaraj
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-07-23 at 16:48:33

    Earlier, Sushma Swaraj said that since Kharge made the complaint, the PM was in the House and “you had his darshan”.

    486 Shares
    39 twitter shares, 426 retweets and 15 favorites
    5 shares and 1 likes on Facebook

  16. A Kiss, A Prayer: The Last Hours of MH17’s Victims
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-23 at 14:14:15

    In a bedroom in a townhouse near Amsterdam, Miguel Panduwinata reached out for his mother. “Mama, may I hug you?”

    476 Shares
    96 twitter shares, 246 retweets and 17 favorites
    77 shares and 40 likes on Facebook

  17. Uproar in Parliament over Shiv Sena MPs ‘forcing’ Muslim worker to break Ramzan fast
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-23 at 10:48:43

    The incident apparently involving 11 Shiv Sena MPs forcing a Maharashtra Sadan worker to forcibly break his Ramzan fast led to uproar in Lok Sabha today.

    474 Shares
    101 twitter shares, 135 retweets and 7 favorites
    2 positive votes on Reddit
    164 shares and 55 likes on Facebook
    6 Google+ Shares
    4 shares on LinkedIn

  18. Men outnumber women when it comes to suicides
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-23 at 15:00:37

    Of the 1.34 lakh people who committed suicide in the country in 2013, 64,098 were men and 29,491 were women as per the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) Report 2013.

    372 Shares
    93 twitter shares, 203 retweets and 11 favorites
    41 shares and 15 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 7 plus ones

  19. Indian basketball team’s Sikh players forced to remove turbans: report
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-07-23 at 13:14:52

    Amritpal and Amjyot were forced to remove their turbans during the recently concluded FIBA Asia Cup in Wuhan, China.

    329 Shares
    45 twitter shares, 266 retweets and 7 favorites
    9 shares and 2 likes on Facebook

  20. Exclusive: Sonia, Priyanka rush to defuse Natwar bomb
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-07-23 at 13:36:32

    Sonia and Natwar haven’t had a meaningful interaction since 2005, and certainly had a lot to talk about during their 50-minute meeting.

    318 Shares
    86 shares and 227 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 3 plus ones

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