DID THAT REALLY HAPPEN?
How much do you know about current events in India and the U.S.? Try this short quiz!1. A candidate in South Mumbai wore a Spider-Man costume and scaled high-rise buildings as part of his election campaign.
2. Tech tycoon Gurbaksh Chahal, a onetime “most eligible bachelor” on TV, was fired from his position as CEO of RadiumOne after pleading guilty to two misdemeanors for battery and domestic violence.
3. Netherlands-based nonprofit organization Mars One, planning a one-way trip to Mars in 2024, announced that 44 Indians are on the shortlist of potential permanent residents on the Red Planet.
4. An Indian-American university student won the Miss Vermont pageant.
5. A vigilante group in Mumbai and Delhi used water tankers to drench men spotted urinating on the side of roads.
Compiled and partly written by Indian humorist MELVIN DURAI, author of the novel Bala Takes the Plunge.
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