Today in Pictures: Railway Minister Bansal's nephew arrested by CBI for accepting Rs 90 lakh bribe

The CBI on Friday arrested Vijay Singla, nephew of Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 90 lakh to fix a top railway appointment. A senior Railway official and a third person were also arrested. (IE Photo: Jaipal Singh)
The CBI on Friday arrested Vijay Singla, nephew of Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 90 lakh to fix a top railway appointment. A senior Railway official and a third person were also arrested. (IE Photo: Jaipal Singh)
Businessman Vijay Singla, who is the son of Bansal's sister, was arrested from an upcoming mall in Chandigarh's Sector 28, where he had allegedly gone to pick up the bribe. The cash is learnt to have been seized. (IE Photo: Jaipal Singh)
Businessman Vijay Singla, who is the son of Bansal's sister, was arrested from an upcoming mall in Chandigarh's Sector 28, where he had allegedly gone to pick up the bribe. The cash is learnt to have been seized. (IE Photo: Jaipal Singh)
Seized cash after CBI raided Vijay Singla's office. (IE Photo: Jaipal Singh)
Seized cash after CBI raided Vijay Singla's office. (IE Photo: Jaipal Singh)
Kashmiri Muslims pray as a head priest, unseen, displays a relic, believed to be a hair from the beard of the Prophet Mohammad, during special prayers on the death anniversary of Abu Bakr Siddiq, the first Caliph of Islam, at Hazratbal Shrine on the outskirts of Srinagar. (AP)
Kashmiri Muslims pray as a head priest, unseen, displays a relic, believed to be a hair from the beard of the Prophet Mohammad, during special prayers on the death anniversary of Abu Bakr Siddiq, the first Caliph of Islam, at Hazratbal Shrine on the outskirts of Srinagar. (AP)
Haritha V Kumar smiles after got the first rank in Civil Services Exam- 2012, conducted by the Union Public Services Commission, in Faridabad. (PTI)
Haritha V Kumar smiles after got the first rank in Civil Services Exam- 2012, conducted by the Union Public Services Commission, in Faridabad. (PTI)
U.S. President Barack Obama greets schoolchildren at Casa Amarilla during his visit to San Jose, Costa Rica. The children sang to Obama and Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla. (Reuters)
U.S. President Barack Obama greets schoolchildren at Casa Amarilla during his visit to San Jose, Costa Rica. The children sang to Obama and Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla. (Reuters)
A firefighting helicopter makes a drop on a wildfire California. A huge Southern California wildfire burned through coastal wilderness to the beach on Friday then stormed back through canyons toward inland neighborhoods when winds reversed direction. (AP)
A firefighting helicopter makes a drop on a wildfire California. A huge Southern California wildfire burned through coastal wilderness to the beach on Friday then stormed back through canyons toward inland neighborhoods when winds reversed direction. (AP)
Wildfires burn close in to homes in California. A huge wildfire carved a path to the sea and burned on the beach Friday, but firefighters got a break as gusty winds turned into breezes. (AP)
Wildfires burn close in to homes in California. A huge wildfire carved a path to the sea and burned on the beach Friday, but firefighters got a break as gusty winds turned into breezes. (AP)

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