CBI interrogates Lalu Prasad Yadav in link with hotels-for-land case
The Central Beaurau of Investigation interrogated RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Thursday in link with a case of corruption including his term as railway minister in the UPA government.
For nearly nine hours, Lalu was interviewed for issuing agreement of two IRCTC hotels involving BNR Ranchi and BNR Puri to a private company named Sujata Hotel.
CBI sources affirmed, ex- Union minister was examined over charges of having favored a company possessed by Vijay and Vinay Kochchar in issuing the upholding of the two IRCTC hotels in year 2006. Lalu was interrogated to know if tender documents were set apparently to match the Kochchars and if the plan that was later moved in the name of his son.
Lalu affirmed, “It is a fraud case. BJP, Amit Shah and Narendra Modi are party to this. They want to ruin my family. I will uproot communalism and fascism even if I am hanged.”
He asserted, “The CBI officers were cordial but what can they do? They are following orders of the Government of India which is acting out of political vendetta against me and my family. I do not have any complaints against the CBI but it is the Union government which is targeting me and my family.”
Lalu Prasad Yadav was escorted by daughter Misa and didn’t talk to the media. Enforcement Directorate investigated Misa in link with the buy of a farmhouse in Delhi.
At least 18 people killed in deadly bomb blast in Pakistan’s Balochistan
Balochistan: At least 18 people were killed and 27 other injured on Thursday when a suicide assailant blew himself outer a Sufi shrine in southwest Pakistan’s Balochistan. Provincial home secretary Akbar Harifal also further stated that a suicide bomber blew himself following he caught by police officials on duty outside the shrine.
In the incident 18 people killed counting three children of age 12 and two policemen, and over 27 others injured. Provincial home minister Sarfaraz Bugti confirmed the toll. The occurrence happened as Muslims attended annual celebrations of a local saint.
Members of Sunni and Shiite sects make every day visits to the shrine in Jhal Magsi district but attendance climbs considerably throughout festivities. Harifal further conveyed that the gravely wounded tolerant were being airlifted to southern Sindh province in the nonattendance of adequate medical facilities in restive Balochistan.
Addressing to local saint, the senior local administration official Asad Kakar also further added that the deadly bomb struck outside the shrine at a time when it was full with people attending anniversary celebrations of Syed Cheesal Shah.
Balochistan administration representatives Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar further added that there was confirmed information of a suicide assault. There was no instant claim of accountability but terrorists and activists have constantly target marginal Shiite Muslims at religious sites.
Aamir Khan starrer Secret Superstar gets great applause at first copy screening
Actor Aamir Khan who is regularly in the headlines of news for his upcoming film Secret Superstar, has secured appreciation at its initial copy screening of the film on Wednesday.
During the first copy screening of film, the starcast, filmmakers and directors of film including Aamir Khan, Vijay Krishna Acharya and Aditya Chopra were also present.
‘Lagaan’ actor sought to see the movie just the once ahead of leaving for Istanbul. On Wednesday, a special screening was organized for Aamir Khan. The music director Amit Trivedi was also present at the first copy screening of film.
Amit Trivedi affirmed, “I have been working on secret superstar since April last year it’s like almost 18months of work on the songs and the background music put together. Despite knowing the film inside out and watching it innumerable times to score every scene I still got emotionally moved after watching the test screening. Now that’s a power of a great film.this film is timeless and has tremendous repeat value. I have had the most wonderful experience working on it.thanks to Advait and Aamir sir for giving me the opportunity to work on this beautiful film.”
The latest buzz associated with this movie revealed that the film will release the theatres of Turkey, Britain, America, New Zealand, Singapore, Pakistan.
The film is produced by Aamir Khan. It is made under the banner of Aamir Khan Productions, Zee Studios.
Film Secret Superstar is directed by Advait Chandan. It is scheduled to hit the theatres on October 19.
Indian Bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar engaged to Nupur Nagar!
Indian bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar got engaged to Nupur Nagar in Greater Noida on Wednesday. During his engagement ceremony, several people involving duo’s close friends and families were present.
The photograph of his ceremony has gone viral on the social media Instagram. He wrote, “Rewinding and going back to the happy memories, inspires me to fast forward and dream about the amazing future that lies ahead.”
Prior, Bhuvneshwar’s father Kiran Pal Singh affirmed, “Our families have known each other for some time now, standard yeh Bhuvneshwar ki pasand thi. Ussne humein bataya and we were cheerful. The young lady is taught and sweet and the family is extremely decent as well. We are currently attempting to see when we can have the wedding. Bhuvi is occupied with consecutive arrangement in the coming months yet when we discover a 10-day window, we will make plans.”
He added, “As soon as the dates are finalised, we will book a venue here in Meerut. But if logistics don’t allow that, we will look for some place in Delhi too. Dekhiye, shaadi koi roz-roz toh hoti nahi. This is a special occasion and we want everyone to be there. So we will extend our invitation to all of Bhuvneshwar’s teammates from the Indian team. I hope all of them can make it too.”
A renowned Bowler Bhuvneshwar participated in Test cricket, ODI. Now, he is all set for his forthcoming T20 series against Australia.
The initial T20I match is slated to be held in Ranchi on Saturday. 27 yr old took 80, 17 wickets in ODI and T20 international games in year 2012.
Honor 9i with Four Cameras unveiled in India at Rs. 17,999
Chinese smartphone manufacturer company Huawei’s brand Honor has now introduced the new Honor 9i smartphone in India and has been priced at Rs 17999. The new smartphone will be exclusively accessible online via Flipkart commencing from October 14 and will also be accessible in three different color options, Platinum Gold, Navy Blue, and Midnight Black. The highlight of the device is its four cameras and a 5.9-inch FullView display.
Talking about the features, the new Honor 9i smartphone sports a 5.9-inch full-HD display, metal unibody design and has a screen resolution of 1080×2160 pixels (FHD+).
The camera sports a 13-megapixel sensor accompanied by a 2-megapixel sensor at the front and a 16-megapixel primary sensor clubbed with a 2-megapixel secondary sensor at the back.
Its octa-core Kirin 659 processor powers it clocked at 2.36GHz coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage space and runs on EMUI 5.1 based on Android 7.0 Nougat. It packs a 3340mAh battery and 18:9 aspect ratio.