Ganga cleaning project begins hightech sensors installed to keep tabsPublished by Hindustan Times on 2014-08-22 at 00:46:27
The sensors will selfmonitor the levels and nature of effluents and pollutants They will send realtime data on discharges from factories to a central server and will automatically send alerts when effluents breach permissible limits
102 twitter shares, 3219 retweets and 61 favorites
63 shares and 15 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares
A school toilet is not just about a looPublished by Times of India on 2014-08-22 at 06:27:17
Building toilets alone is not going to be sufficient âÂÂ without water and daily maintenance they will be useless. In most rural primary schools there is a hand pump in the middle of the premises and water has to be carried to toilets at the perip…
101 twitter shares, 3154 retweets and 70 favorites
9 shares and 2 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares, 18 plus ones and 2 reshares
2 shares on LinkedIn
Man Behind Ice Bucket Challenge Dies in Diving AccidentPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-22 at 00:11:42
One of the individuals behind the Ice Bucket Challenge to support Lou Gehrig’s disease research has died in a diving accident.
101 twitter shares, 2459 retweets and 30 favorites
136 shares and 43 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares
Manipur antiAFSPA activist Irom Sharmila arrestedPublished by Hindustan Times on 2014-08-22 at 10:35:28
AntiArmed Forces Special Powers Act Afspa activist Irom Sharmila was arrested by the police in Imphal on Friday According to reports she had refused to undergo medical tests
49 twitter shares, 900 retweets and 20 favorites
2 shares on Facebook
Happy Birthday Madras. Here is How Chennai is CelebratingPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-22 at 10:22:15
It is Madras Day today and the city of Chennai is 375. As a modern city it is 50 years older than Kolkata and 35 years older than Mumbai.
63 twitter shares, 704 retweets and 34 favorites
31 shares and 18 likes on Facebook
Watch: Hrithik, Katrina sizzle in Tu Meri from Bang BangPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-08-22 at 09:50:20
The first song of Hrithik-Katrina starrer Bang Bang is out. Check out the sizzling chemistry between ‘oh-so-hot’ on-screen couple.
32 twitter shares, 420 retweets and 33 favorites
23 shares and 263 likes on Facebook
With eye on China, India deploys Akash missiles in northeastPublished by Times of India on 2014-08-22 at 06:41:30
Akash deployment in the northeast is in tune with the overall plan to progressively achieve âmeaningful and credible deterrenceâ against China along the LAC.
102 twitter shares, 369 retweets and 21 favorites
151 shares and 67 likes on Facebook
3 Google+ Shares
1 shares on LinkedIn
Anushka, Virat will get married soon: BCCI had told managementPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-08-22 at 08:19:49
The Board told the officials travelling with the team that it was just a matter of time before the duo ties the nuptial knot.
34 twitter shares, 156 retweets and 16 favorites
49 shares and 388 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones
Jaitley calls December 16 gangrape ‘small’ incident, creates uproarPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-08-22 at 10:21:37
He was talking about how to boost tourism in India. He said India lost billions of dollars due to the Delhi gangrape incident.
36 twitter shares, 408 retweets and 12 favorites
45 shares and 103 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares
Two Sisters Allegedly Thrashed, Raped by Two Men in RajasthanPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-22 at 08:41:44
Two sisters from a village near Barmer district in Rajasthan were allegedly thrashed and then raped by two men while they were on their way home from the local police station.
55 twitter shares, 514 retweets and 2 favorites
9 shares on Facebook
US Diplomats Banned From Ice Bucket ChallengePublished by NDTV on 2014-08-22 at 07:30:48
It is the charity stunt that has got everyone from billionaires to pop stars and even former US presidents drenched by buckets of freezing water.
64 twitter shares, 422 retweets and 22 favorites
16 shares and 4 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares
A Man Walks Into a Bar in Kerala… Not for LongPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-22 at 07:41:20
The Congress-led UDF in its meeting has decided that from next year, bars will have to be hosted in five-star hotels across the state.
101 twitter shares, 177 retweets and 22 favorites
125 shares and 94 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares
3 shares on LinkedIn
Silencing cinema amounts to fascism: Kamal HassanPublished by The Hindu on 2014-08-22 at 03:04:18
The waiting room of Kamal Haasanâs office in Alwarpet turns out to be the best place for an interview. There are a bunch of photos mounted on easels, marking in black and white and sepia the roles…
34 twitter shares, 48 retweets and 6 favorites
88 shares and 323 likes on Facebook
2 shares on LinkedIn
Ceasefire Violation: Pakistan Resorts to Unprovoked Firing in Jammu & KashmirPublished by NDTV on 2014-08-22 at 09:06:53
In yet another ceasefire violation, Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked firing last night, targeting two Border Security Force (BSF) posts in RS Pura sector of Jammu & Kashmir.
101 twitter shares, 330 retweets and 12 favorites
23 shares and 3 likes on Facebook
‘BUY’ or ‘SELL’ ideas from experts for FridayPublished by Economic Times on 2014-08-22 at 08:05:16
ET Now spoke to various experts and here’s what they have to recommend for today’s trade.
268 shares and 19 likes on Facebook
20 Google+ Shares, 5 plus ones and 2 reshares
50 views on StumbleUpon
Pracharak Modi: True to his maskPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-08-22 at 10:17:11
India has its first leader who is unapologetic about being of the social and political Right, says Shekhar Gupta.
35 twitter shares, 230 retweets and 22 favorites
6 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
E-boarding cards for domestic flyers may be a reality soonPublished by Times of India on 2014-08-22 at 08:14:29
Domestic flyers may soon be able to board their flights simply by flashing their e-boarding cards at security checks.
57 twitter shares, 170 retweets and 28 favorites
20 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
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