1. RSS declares support to BJP in forthcoming Assembly polls
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-07-22 at 09:14:03

    It remains a fact that lakhs of RSS cadre had contributed in the elections campaign in promoting NDA candidates which resulted in the unprecedented victory for BJP and its allies.

    60 twitter shares, 1176 retweets and 86 favorites
    6 shares and 104 likes on Facebook

  2. ProRussia rebels hand over MH17 black boxes announce ceasefire
    Published by Hindustan Times on 2014-07-22 at 07:56:00

    ProRussian separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday handed over two black boxes recovered from the crash site of the MH17 jet to Malaysian officials at a press conference

    64 twitter shares, 1297 retweets and 28 favorites
    3 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  3. Woman duped of Rs 1.3 crore by Facebook ‘friend’
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-22 at 09:04:14

    A woman was lured into parting with Rs 1.30 crore by a “friend” she had made on Facebook after he assured her a sum of $1.5 million (about Rs 9 crore) to open an old-age home in Dehradun.

    97 twitter shares, 1106 retweets and 23 favorites
    119 shares and 17 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares, 17 plus ones and 2 reshares
    3 shares on LinkedIn

  4. India to be more supportive of Sri Lanka at UN: Swamy
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-07-22 at 00:01:17

    Foreign policy to be guided by national interest, not regional interest

    56 twitter shares, 1241 retweets and 60 favorites
    3 shares on Facebook

  5. Floods in Uttarakhand may rise Ganga level
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-22 at 08:59:50

    Heavy rain and floods in Uttarakhand in the past one week may further rise the level of water in Ganga and Yamuna.

    48 twitter shares, 1230 retweets and 29 favorites
    1 shares on Facebook

  6. Reach anywhere in India in 24 hours by road and rail; long distance calls to cost same as local calls, says Modi
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-07-22 at 01:48:28

    Prime minister outlines 17-point action plan for ministers.

    103 twitter shares, 956 retweets and 44 favorites
    100 shares and 76 likes on Facebook
    21 shares on LinkedIn

  7. Badaun Girls’ Village Has Toilets That Women Can’t Use
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-22 at 09:41:20

    Young Lakshmi is filled with fear every time she has to step out of home and go the fields 200 metres away to relieve herself in the night. The 19-year-old lives in a small Uttar Pradesh village in Ba…

    56 twitter shares, 1156 retweets and 28 favorites
    7 shares on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  8. Karnataka minister calls woman IAS officer beautiful, sparks row
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-07-22 at 09:15:37

    The housing minister made the remark at an exhibition jointly organised by the Education department and the zilla panchayat on Saturday in his home constituency Mandya.

    35 twitter shares, 783 retweets and 6 favorites
    15 shares and 93 likes on Facebook

  9. 14 drugs made in Himachal Pradesh fail tests
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-22 at 06:45:55

    The quality of drugs manufactured in Himachal Pradesh has come under scanner once again with samples of 14 drugs failing the test conducted by Central Drugs Standards Control Organization (CDSCO) in June last.

    38 twitter shares, 814 retweets and 16 favorites
    2 shares and 2 likes on Facebook

  10. Govt raises alarm over lack of blood banks in India
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-07-22 at 09:37:23

    What is most baffling is that even the VVIP constituency of Amethi, represented by Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, has no blood blank.

    52 twitter shares, 698 retweets and 16 favorites
    11 shares and 92 likes on Facebook

  11. Pak to return 57 boats of Indian fishermen
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-22 at 06:46:39

    Fishermen and their boats are often apprehended by maritime security forces of both countries when they violate the other nation’s territorial waters.Earlier in May, Pakistan had released 150 Indian fishermen.

    44 twitter shares, 673 retweets and 26 favorites
    5 shares on Facebook

  12. Malaysian Jet Wreckage Bears Signs of Impact by Supersonic Missile
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-22 at 09:52:04

    A piece from the Malaysia Airlines plane had damage consistent with that from a fragmenting warhead.

    42 twitter shares, 443 retweets and 14 favorites
    9 shares on Facebook

  13. Two brothers among six from Bhatkal in Afghanistan
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-07-22 at 00:48:10

    Sultan Armar’s role as a recruiter for terrorist operations emerged recently following the arrest of three youths in Rajasthan.

    37 twitter shares, 433 retweets and 10 favorites
    6 shares and 3 likes on Facebook

  14. Entire police force cannot stop incidents of rape: UP Governor
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-07-22 at 10:07:50

    The governor’s statement came in the wake of several incidents of rape and murder of women in Uttar Pradesh in the recent days.

    33 twitter shares, 410 retweets and 33 favorites
    2 shares on Facebook

  15. Modi Sarkaar gears up to lure FIIs | Blog: What FM should tell them
    Published by Economic Times on 2014-07-22 at 08:15:42

    Officials at Indian brokerages who are involved with the US event said attempts were being made to persuade PM Modi to address investors.

    61 twitter shares, 322 retweets and 44 favorites
    10 shares and 5 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares
    5 shares on LinkedIn

  16. Four killed in cylinder explosion at Amaranth Yatra base camp
    Published by Times of India on 2014-07-22 at 09:27:44

    Four persons were killed on Tuesday when a gas cylinder exploded inside a community kitchen at Baltal base camp of Amaranth Yatra in Kashmir’s Ganderbal district.

    55 twitter shares, 371 retweets and 13 favorites
    4 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  17. Half a century later, Supreme Court cuts its summer break
    Published by Indian Express on 2014-07-22 at 01:52:48

    With other holidays, the SC functions for less than nine months every year.

    39 twitter shares, 376 retweets and 11 favorites
    7 shares and 3 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 2 plus ones
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  18. Random Checks Catch 99 Tipsy Indian Pilots Since 2011
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-22 at 08:17:47

    Random Indian pre-flight safety checks have caught 99 tipsy pilots since 2011, the national aviation minister told Parliament on Monday.

    99 twitter shares, 249 retweets and 13 favorites
    18 shares and 2 likes on Facebook

  19. Bodies, Black Boxes Handed Over From Malaysia Airlines Crash Site
    Published by NDTV on 2014-07-22 at 07:13:06

    The remains of some of the nearly 300 victims of the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over Ukraine were making their way to the Netherlands on Tuesday as a senior Ukrainian separatist leader handed over…

    90 twitter shares, 237 retweets and 29 favorites
    13 shares on Facebook

  20. Morning Bets: ‘BUY’ or ‘SELL’ ideas from experts for Tuesday
    Published by Economic Times on 2014-07-22 at 08:33:28

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

    11 twitter shares, 2 retweets
    244 shares and 19 likes on Facebook
    20 Google+ Shares, 7 plus ones and 2 reshares
    50 views on StumbleUpon

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