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DID THAT REALLY HAPPEN?

Compiled/partly written by Melvin Durai Email Compiled/partly written by Melvin Durai
December 2016
DID THAT REALLY HAPPEN?

How much do you know about current events in India and the U.S.? Try this short quiz!

1. Barack Obama celebrated Diwali by lighting the first-ever diya in the Oval Office of the White House.

2. Speaking at a preelection rally organized by the Republican Hindu Coalition, Donald Trump said, “I am a big fan of Hindu and I am a big fan of India.”

3. Members of the Hindu Sena celebrated a Trump victory on Nov. 4 in New Delhi, four days before the actual election.

4. Donald Trump sent a letter to Narendra Modi, saying all outsourced jobs will need to be returned to the U.S. within two years.

5. Five Indian-Americans, all Democrats, won seats in Congress in the general election.

 

 

(1, 2, 3, and 5 really happened.)

 

 

Compiled and partly written by Indian humorist MELVIN DURAI, author of the novel Bala Takes the Plunge.

[Comments? Contributions? We would love to hear from you about Chai Time. If you have contributions, please email us at melvin@melvindurai.com. We welcome jokes, quotes, online clips, and more.]



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