1. Shah Rukh Khan’s Dance with Woman Police Officer Draws Opposition Ire
    Published by NDTV on 2014-08-11 at 01:07:45

    Shah Rukh Khan swept a woman constable in uniform off her feet, literally, and danced with her around the stage as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee looked on.

    2254 Shares
    101 twitter shares, 1967 retweets and 54 favorites
    62 shares and 69 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  2. Day after, RSS reality check: leaders always there, this time people wanted change
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-08-11 at 01:12:33

    Bhagwat also emphasised the need to inculcate spiritualism to protect country’s culture and traditions.

    1220 Shares
    23 twitter shares, 183 retweets and 6 favorites
    20 shares and 19 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares, 867 plus ones and 101 reshares

  3. Body found at Congress leader Kumari Selja’s residence
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-08-11 at 10:05:02

    The Delhi Police team has reached the residence and investigating the matter.

    870 Shares
    48 twitter shares, 734 retweets and 8 favorites
    9 shares and 68 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones

  4. Community panchayat in UP bans jeans, mobile phones for girls
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-08-11 at 09:17:16

    The panchayat of Gujjar community was held at Jadwad village on Saturday.

    648 Shares
    52 twitter shares, 503 retweets and 20 favorites
    11 shares and 54 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares, 3 plus ones and 2 reshares

  5. Ahead of Modi’s visit, India pushes Japan for nuclear deal
    Published by Times of India on 2014-08-11 at 05:33:21

    Taking up the issue of delay in signing a civil nuclear agreement with Japan, foreign minister Sushma Swaraj told her Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida that it was time the deal was concluded.

    544 Shares
    100 twitter shares, 389 retweets and 8 favorites
    39 shares and 7 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  6. 17th century Ramayana manuscript under lock and key after theft
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-08-11 at 08:08:13

    On December 22, 2011 the only original pandulipi (manuscript) of Ramayana dated 1648 AD were stolen.

    428 Shares
    14 twitter shares, 12 retweets and 6 favorites
    72 shares and 323 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  7. Plane crashes at Tehran’s Mehrabad airport, 48 dead
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-08-11 at 08:10:45

    The Civil Aviation Authority said the passengers included two infants and three children under the age of 12, the official Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) reported.

    428 Shares
    48 twitter shares, 325 retweets and 10 favorites
    12 shares and 31 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares

  8. Don’t sue each other, Modi govt tells ministries
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-08-11 at 01:40:19

    During the UPA-II regime, the Committee on Disputes, which used to function in the Cabinet Secretariat, was disbanded.

    380 Shares
    27 twitter shares, 320 retweets and 26 favorites
    4 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    2 shares on LinkedIn

  9. Morning bets: ‘BUY’ or ‘SELL’ ideas from experts for Monday
    Published by Economic Times on 2014-08-11 at 08:22:59

    ET Now spoke to various experts and here’s what they have to recommend for today’s trade.

    357 Shares
    260 shares and 19 likes on Facebook
    20 Google+ Shares, 6 plus ones and 2 reshares
    50 views on StumbleUpon

  10. Angry teacher puts a gun to student’s head in Ludhiana
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-08-11 at 09:39:48

    The trauma for Gautam Rajput, a Class VIII student, did not end there as the teacher, Bhupinder Singh, sent him back home from Krishna Convent School in Ludhiana after threatening his parents over the phone on Friday.

    338 Shares
    24 twitter shares, 159 retweets and 6 favorites
    11 shares and 136 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones

  11. Gurgaon sisters snatched from home gangraped
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-08-11 at 00:04:58

    Two sisters both minors were snatched from their home near Gurgaon after their parents were overpowered and gangraped by their landlords son and his three friends on Saturday night

    325 Shares
    34 twitter shares, 276 retweets and 8 favorites
    5 shares and 2 likes on Facebook

  12. Two jawans injured in firing by Pak in Jammu
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-08-11 at 10:03:22

    Pakistan Army opened fire at Border Security Force posts at four places in RS Pura area of the international border.

    325 Shares
    37 twitter shares, 224 retweets and 12 favorites
    16 shares and 26 likes on Facebook
    4 Google+ Shares, 5 plus ones and 1 reshares

  13. Israel, Palestinians Accept Midnight Truce in Gaza
    Published by NDTV on 2014-08-11 at 01:25:35

    Israel and the Palestinians agreed Sunday to a new 72-hour Gaza ceasefire, accepting Egypt’s invitation to resume talks to end more than a month of fighting in which more than 2,000 people died.

    317 Shares
    44 twitter shares, 255 retweets and 7 favorites
    9 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  14. Ebola May Pose Little Threat to US, but It’s Contagious on Twitter
    Published by NDTV on 2014-08-11 at 08:47:24

    As the shadow of the deadly Ebola virus looms over Africa, its danger clear and present, a lesser kind of contagion, diffuse but persistent, has infected social media feeds in the United States.

    314 Shares
    67 twitter shares, 218 retweets and 21 favorites
    7 shares on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  15. BJP’s 2014 win wasn’t one-man show, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat says
    Published by Times of India on 2014-08-11 at 04:42:48

    RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Sunday said the BJP came to power at the Centre because the common man wanted change.

    307 Shares
    89 twitter shares, 127 retweets and 14 favorites
    48 shares and 9 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares, 16 plus ones and 1 reshares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  16. Netaji’s kin don’t want Bharat Ratna for him
    Published by Times of India on 2014-08-11 at 05:06:29

    TOI was the first to report on August 9 that the Centre may be considering the names of Netaji and Atal Bihari Vajpayee for the Bharat Ratna.

    303 Shares
    71 twitter shares, 148 retweets and 12 favorites
    53 shares and 14 likes on Facebook
    4 Google+ Shares and 1 reshares

  17. Indians descendants of Hindu culture RSS chief
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-08-11 at 01:03:06

    If inhabitants of England are English Germany are Germans and USA are Americans then why all inhabitants of Hindustan are not known as Hindus came a poser from RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Sunday

    301 Shares
    60 twitter shares, 198 retweets and 22 favorites
    14 shares and 6 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  18. Pak violates ceasefire again in Jammu two BSF jawans injured
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-08-11 at 07:55:01

    Two troopers and two women were injured on Monday as Pakistan Rangers resorted to unprovoked firing at Indian positions on the international border in Jammu district an official said

    299 Shares
    38 twitter shares, 235 retweets and 14 favorites
    12 shares on Facebook

  19. Body of a man found at Congress leader Kumari Selja’s residence in Delhi
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-08-11 at 09:41:49

    So far, it is unclear as to whether it is a natural death, suicide or murder case.

    275 Shares
    63 twitter shares, 184 retweets and 17 favorites
    8 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  20. Army chief in Siachen ahead of Modi’s visit
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-08-11 at 00:29:50

    Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s scheduled visit to Ladakh on August 12, Chief of the Army Staff Gen. Dalbir Singh on Sunday visited Siachen, the world’s highest battlefield, in Jammu and K…

    257 Shares
    13 twitter shares, 7 retweets and 1 favorites
    26 shares and 209 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

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