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The MPs get a pay rise

For those still in the dark, the MPs or Members of Parliament (in the US, their counterparts are called senators and congressmen) in India have given themselves a whopping 300% pay rise! Wait, it gets even better: they are claiming that 300% is too less, and have held up proceedings in the lower house! The

Will the glorified driver please stand up?

This would have been yet another time when a ‘public servant’ placed himself above authority; only this time, the authority won. That’s right folks, in the first incident of its kind, a pilot deplaned an MP for rude behavior and delaying the flight. There are two versions of the incident making the rounds. The first