QWrap: Sujoy Ghosh Leaves IFFI, Vijay Rupani’s Exclusive & More
1. Sujoy Ghosh Drops Out of IFFI After Ministry Drops Two Films
Sujoy Ghosh, noted Bollywood director and IFFI jury chief, has resigned from the panel after the I&B Ministry dropped two films, Sexy Nude and Durga from the 48th International Film Festival of India. While B-town film-makers like Kabir Khan and Anubhav Sinha have agreed with Ghosh’s move, The Quint wonders why the government can’t simply let the panel do their job?
To gain more insight into this sensational topic, read here.
2. Vijay Rupani on Hardik Patel, SEBI Allegations and BJP’s Expected Vote Share
In an exclusive interview with The Quint, Vijay Rupani, the incumbent Gujarat Chief Minister, speaks about Patidar leader Harik Patel, who he had earlier called ‘a Congress Agent’.
He also discusses the SEBI allegations which fined his firm for alleged malpractice. What did he say? Watch the full interview here.
3. A Rohingya Child Bares His heart on Children’s Day
Children’s Day is supposed to be a day when children across the world get pampered silly. But for children belonging to the Rohingya community, life hasn’t been what it should be.
In an interaction with The Quint, a child belonging to the Rohingya community opened up about his dreams and his love for Salman. His optimism, despite living through a time where his tomorrow is unpredictable, is a message for other children on this special day.
To view the entire interaction, click here.
4. On World Diabetes Day, Here’s What You Should Know
We all have a sweet tooth and like our fair share of chocolate after dinner, but it may be having more harmful an effect than we are aware of. On World Diabetes Day, here’s a crash course on all you need to know about the disease, what causes it and how you can make an active effort to avoid it.
To watch the full video, click here.
5. Rs 1,430 Crore Seized From I-T Raids at Places Linked to Sasikala
After many days of I-T raids, authorities have finally found undisclosed income of Rs 1,430 crore in respect to ten assessee groups which included those linked to Sasikala, her kin and their associates.
The development took place after news of several I-T raids in Tamil Nadu in properties owned by Sasikala and her family, arrived. To know the most recent developments in the case, click here.
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