1. Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari Rides A Scooter, Courts Controversy
    Published by NDTV on 2014-10-26 at 00:52:25

    Union Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday rode into a controversy when he was caught on camera entering the RSS headquarters in Nagpur on his scooter without a helmet in violatio…

    3503 Shares
    100 twitter shares, 2968 retweets
    219 shares and 214 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  2. Delhi Police in sleep mode despite riots alert from MHA
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-10-26 at 09:44:49

    The Home Ministry is miffed that the police did not react in time and the situation went out of control in Trilokpuri despite the warning issued on October 20.

    3456 Shares
    73 twitter shares, 3334 retweets and 47 favorites
    2 shares on Facebook

  3. Modi covering a lot of foreign ground
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-10-26 at 00:13:55

    Capping the hectic travel will be his tour of Myanmar, Australia, Fiji

    2280 Shares
    76 twitter shares, 2139 retweets and 54 favorites
    6 shares and 5 likes on Facebook

  4. Snapshot: ‘Haider’ wins People’s Choice Award at Rome Film Festival
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-10-26 at 08:37:15

    The duo walked the red carpet amidst loud cheers from fans, who had gathered to catch a glimpse of Shahid and Vishal.

    1701 Shares
    72 twitter shares, 1566 retweets and 55 favorites
    3 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares and 2 plus ones
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  5. Haider wins award at Rome film festival
    Published by Times of India on 2014-10-26 at 04:17:52

    Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj’s Haider has won the ‘People’s Choice Award’ in the Mondo Genere (World genre) category at the ninth Rome film festival.

    1202 Shares
    90 twitter shares, 1013 retweets and 79 favorites
    11 shares and 9 likes on Facebook

  6. 6 Made-in-India Submarines for Navy for 53,000 Crores
    Published by NDTV on 2014-10-26 at 00:08:07

    The Defence Acquisition Council of India on Saturday cleared defence deals worth Rs 80,000 crore. The deal includes the acquisition of six conventional submarines to augment the aging and depleted sub…

    988 Shares
    100 twitter shares, 540 retweets and 50 favorites
    165 shares and 126 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares and 4 plus ones

  7. Tharoor cleans beach
    Published by The Hindu on 2014-10-26 at 00:19:38

    Shashi Tharoor, MP, appeared to trigger yet another controversy as he launched a high-profile cleaning of the beach at Vizhinjam, near here, on Saturday.Mr. Tharoor picked empty bottles and…

    790 Shares
    57 twitter shares, 665 retweets and 62 favorites
    4 shares and 2 likes on Facebook

  8. New York Ebola Response: The Polar Opposite of Dallas’s
    Published by NDTV on 2014-10-26 at 08:03:12

    This time was different. When Craig Spencer, a young doctor just back from treating patients with Ebola in Guinea, fell ill with the virus in New York on Thursday, the paramedics who went to get him …

    768 Shares
    61 twitter shares, 668 retweets and 23 favorites
    11 shares and 5 likes on Facebook

  9. What India need to win a Test series in Australia
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-10-26 at 08:45:08

    India need to focus on ‘crease occupancy’, which was once their forte with the likes of Vijay Merchant, Sunil Gavaskar and Rahul Dravid.

    754 Shares
    22 twitter shares, 20 retweets and 7 favorites
    15 shares and 684 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares, 1 plus ones and 1 reshares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  10. Modi’s bonanza for safai karamcharis
    Published by Times of India on 2014-10-26 at 03:38:30

    After launching Swachh Bharat mission now the government proposes to protect the livelihood and interests of sanitation workers (safai karamcharis).

    753 Shares
    73 twitter shares, 523 retweets and 41 favorites
    54 shares and 62 likes on Facebook

  11. Pakistan rangers refuse Indian sweets on Diwali
    Published by Times of India on 2014-10-26 at 09:24:48

    With the ongoing tension over violation of ceasefire and continuous firing by Pakistan at the Jammu and Kashmir area, sweets were not exchanged between the border guards of both countries, during this Diwali.

    737 Shares
    72 twitter shares, 625 retweets and 29 favorites
    8 shares and 2 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares

  12. Goa Congress leader sends barking dog to Bilawal over Kashmir rant
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-10-26 at 10:19:43

    "Bhutto should not start his political career by training guns on Kashmir and India, rather he should work for welfare of people of Pakistan," Congress leader Durgadas Kamat said.

    735 Shares
    33 twitter shares, 575 retweets and 30 favorites
    3 shares and 94 likes on Facebook

  13. Nitin Gadkari, not for the first time, rides 2-wheeler without helmet
    Published by Times of India on 2014-10-26 at 04:40:26

    Road transport minister Nitin Gadkari kicked up a row after he rode his two-wheeler (MH49 P6327) for about half a kilometer to and fro without wearing a helmet to reach Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) headquarters in Mahal on Saturday morning.

    660 Shares
    100 twitter shares, 288 retweets and 19 favorites
    79 shares and 168 likes on Facebook
    2 Google+ Shares and 3 plus ones
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  14. Home Ministry reverses stand on Aadhaar scheme, lends full support
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-10-26 at 09:56:55

    Aadhaar card also enables the deprived and needy people to access services like banking facilities.

    620 Shares
    64 twitter shares, 538 retweets and 15 favorites
    2 shares on Facebook
    1 shares on LinkedIn

  15. An artist’s crusade against moral policing
    Published by Times of India on 2014-10-26 at 05:58:19

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi acknowledges the power of a free media, it is instructive to look back at Indian media’s first liberated star — Raja Ravi Varma, 19th century painter and agent provocateur, whose prints exploded their frames to be…

    600 Shares
    100 twitter shares, 93 retweets and 21 favorites
    40 shares and 346 likes on Facebook

  16. Five-Year-Olds Learn Coding as Britain Eyes Digital Future
    Published by NDTV on 2014-10-26 at 09:50:03

    "Miss! We made it breathe out fire!" exclaimed 10-year-old Joe, pointing at the laptop on his desk, where he has programmed his animated dragon to belch flames into the face of the Greek hero Heracles…

    540 Shares
    91 twitter shares, 387 retweets and 20 favorites
    33 shares and 5 likes on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    3 shares on LinkedIn

  17. Poorest of the poor will receive healthcare from Make in India: Modi
    Published by Headlines Today on 2014-10-26 at 08:38:09

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is pursuing his Clean India campaign with great zeal, underscored the importance of hygiene and preventive care to stay healthy.

    529 Shares
    61 twitter shares, 261 retweets and 38 favorites
    40 shares and 113 likes on Facebook
    3 Google+ Shares, 12 plus ones and 1 reshares

  18. Discontent over salary and designations causing cockpit fights
    Published by Times of India on 2014-10-26 at 07:06:30

    Those driving on Indian streets often fly into a road rage but these days, incidents of pilots getting into fights in the cockpit have become a reason for growing concern. The reason is rivalry, say sources, especially among pilots of airlines like Air In…

    519 Shares
    100 twitter shares, 122 retweets and 2 favorites
    54 shares and 241 likes on Facebook

  19. Study says RTI act being weakened by reluctance to impose penalties
    Published by Times of India on 2014-10-26 at 03:09:20

    Information commissioners across the country are using a light touch to tackle RTI complaints sparing imposition of penalty in over 96% of the cases according to an independent study.

    467 Shares
    54 twitter shares, 396 retweets and 14 favorites
    3 shares on Facebook

  20. Actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar hospitalised; on life support ventilator
    Published by IBNLive on 2014-10-26 at 08:29:59

    The 64-year-old actor, was admitted to the hospital after being diagnosed with a lung infection, two weeks ago.

    405 Shares
    48 twitter shares, 338 retweets and 9 favorites
    8 shares on Facebook
    1 Google+ Shares
    1 shares on LinkedIn

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