CWG 2014: Sushil Kumar beats Pak wrestler to win goldPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-07-30 at 09:50:04
India’s Sushil Kumar took just 107 seconds to beat Pakistan’s Qamar Abbas to win the gold medal in the wrestling event.
103 twitter shares, 2482 retweets and 113 favorites
75 shares and 622 likes on Facebook
3 Google+ Shares, 12 plus ones and 2 reshares
UPA’s PMO swapped Dhyan Chand with Sachin for Bharat RatnaPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-07-30 at 09:08:12
The dishonour meted out to Chand is visible in the mail trail, accessed by Headlines Today, involving the Prime Minister’s Office which shows how the government snubbed Dhyan Chand to favour Sachin.
103 twitter shares, 1548 retweets and 50 favorites
191 shares and 747 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares and 2 plus ones
Salman Khan to fund treatment of 100 kids with heart ailmentsPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-07-30 at 10:28:28
Salman Khan who has often expressed his desire to take philanthropy to another level, announced that he will take care of 100 children with heart problems.
40 twitter shares, 1157 retweets and 42 favorites
24 shares and 421 likes on Facebook
Flipkart’s Bansals eye $100-bn entity | Nearly as rich as Infy co-foundersPublished by Economic Times on 2014-07-30 at 09:56:43
‘We wish to be the first $100 bn internet company from India. Globally there are only five; three from US and two from China,” Sachin Bansal said.
55 twitter shares, 675 retweets and 23 favorites
15 shares and 13 likes on Facebook
14 shares on LinkedIn
Flipkart Gets Record Funding, Aims to Become $100 Billion FirmPublished by NDTV on 2014-07-30 at 08:32:35
Flipkart is aiming big. India’s biggest e-commerce player on Tuesday announced it has raised over $1 billion (Rs 6,000 crore) in fresh funding from a group of investors. This is the biggest fund-raisi…
94 twitter shares, 8 retweets and 8 favorites
211 shares and 337 likes on Facebook
8 Google+ Shares, 2 plus ones and 1 reshares
62 shares on LinkedIn
Kajol to make a comeback with hubby Ajay Devgn’s filmPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-07-30 at 09:48:33
Actress Kajol, who was last seen in Karan Johar’s 2010 movie My Name Is Khan, will be making a comeback with a woman-centric film to be produced by her husband actor Ajay Devgn.
10 twitter shares, 56 retweets and 6 favorites
15 shares and 590 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares, 4 plus ones and 1 reshares
Congress MP Meets Amit Shah, Alarms His Party in HaryanaPublished by NDTV on 2014-07-30 at 10:27:21
When Rajya Sabha MP Birendra Singh met BJP president Amit Shah on Tuesday, it underscored the growing troubles of the ruling Congress in Haryana, right next to the national capital.
56 twitter shares, 580 retweets and 24 favorites
3 shares on Facebook
Ransoming Citizens, Europe Becomes al-Qaida’s PatronPublished by NDTV on 2014-07-30 at 07:59:16
The German official charged with delivering this cargo arrived here aboard a nearly empty military plane and was whisked away to a secret meeting with the president of Mali, who had offered Europe a f…
99 twitter shares, 496 retweets and 24 favorites
31 shares and 7 likes on Facebook
1 shares on LinkedIn
The many shades of rape cases in DelhiPublished by The Hindu on 2014-07-30 at 08:47:42
The Hindu investigates behind the rape numbers
73 twitter shares, 229 retweets and 31 favorites
136 shares and 116 likes on Facebook
1 shares on LinkedIn
Rahul a ‘strategy consultant’, Modi a ‘social worker’Published by Times of India on 2014-07-30 at 02:10:16
The profession-wise list of 539 members of the 16th Lok Sabha offers an interesting peek into how our netas prefer to project their identities beyond politics.
100 twitter shares, 80 retweets and 20 favorites
125 shares and 254 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares
4 shares on LinkedIn
Ex-judges shouldn’t be made governors, lawyers sayPublished by Times of India on 2014-07-30 at 06:50:37
Former Supreme Court judges should not be appointed to political offices such as governors, the All India Bar Association (AIBA) has said. "Judges, both serving and retired, should be totally insulated from political positions," said AIBA chairman Adish C…
101 twitter shares, 411 retweets and 17 favorites
35 shares and 2 likes on Facebook
2 shares on LinkedIn
Delhi HC had red flagged CSAT in 2013Published by Times of India on 2014-07-30 at 04:35:46
The Delhi high court had red flagged errors in the current Civil Services Aptitude Test examination conducted by UPSC but left it to the central government to rectify these.
34 twitter shares, 446 retweets and 14 favorites
4 shares and 1 likes on Facebook
India’s economic strength is key to US: John Kerry exclusive to ETPublished by Economic Times on 2014-07-30 at 07:02:51
“US will work with PM Modi & his govt to promote open trade & investment, job training & closer strategic ties,” John Kerry & Penny Pritzker said.
70 twitter shares, 346 retweets and 26 favorites
25 shares and 10 likes on Facebook
11 shares on LinkedIn
Batra’s panel to ‘Indianise’ educationPublished by The Hindu on 2014-07-30 at 02:39:56
Non-governmental body to submit report to the Centre after three years
20 twitter shares, 2 retweets and 1 favorites
109 shares and 303 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones
1 shares on LinkedIn
Thieves selling stolen goods using popular transaction sitesPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-07-30 at 08:58:18
Things have got so bad-and bizarre-that two B.Tech students were arrested earlier this month by the Delhi Police when they were trying to sell a stolen iPhone on OLX.com to the same person who had lost it in Palika Bazaar.
24 twitter shares, 306 retweets and 12 favorites
11 shares and 82 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares
Is Rajasthan the next Gujarat?Published by Live Mint on 2014-07-30 at 00:07:31
Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje is trying to transform her state into an economic powerhouse with a raft of reforms. A chronicle of the change that’s underway
66 twitter shares, 252 retweets and 28 favorites
20 shares and 16 likes on Facebook
1 shares on LinkedIn
PM Narendra Modi may not get to address US Congress joint sessionPublished by Hindustan Times on 2014-07-30 at 00:31:45
The PMs proposed address to a joint sitting of the US Congress in September is unlikely to happen as the Republican Party wants a shorter session to enable early elections to the lawmaking body
32 twitter shares, 289 retweets and 21 favorites
11 shares on Facebook
Watch and laugh: Video of terrible Indian singer goes viralPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-07-30 at 10:11:35
The video of Vennu Mallesh’s song, “It’s My Life” has gone viral two years after it was uploaded to YouTube not because he’s too good, but because the dude is terrible – but hilarious – when it comes to singing.
14 twitter shares, 49 retweets and 10 favorites
88 shares and 186 likes on Facebook
3 Google+ Shares, 2 plus ones and 1 reshares
Look who entered the ParliamentPublished by Headlines Today on 2014-07-30 at 10:36:06
The palm civet is locally referred to as the kabr bicchu.
30 twitter shares, 196 retweets and 16 favorites
5 shares and 76 likes on Facebook
1 Google+ Shares and 1 plus ones
Delhi Police owes DTC Rs 70 crorePublished by Headlines Today on 2014-07-30 at 09:06:35
The city government’s transport department recently wrote to the police brass for footing a bill of Rs 70 crore for the free rides that the police personnel take on DTC buses.
21 twitter shares, 182 retweets and 8 favorites
4 shares and 70 likes on Facebook
2 Google+ Shares, 1 plus ones and 1 reshares
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